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    Mike Ploog - Beauty and the Beast Illustration Original Art (Marvel, 1974). Originally done for an undetermined issue of a Marvel horror magazine in 1974, this piece perfectly captures the essence of Ploog at the top of his game. The huge, misshapen giant, the beautiful, wide-eyed warrior girl... definitely Ploog's rendering of the classic "Beauty and the Beast" theme. In fabulous full-color, the piece measures approximately 16.25" x 22", with an image area of approximately 12" x 14.5" and is in Excellent condition. Ploog is enjoying a renaissance of popularity, making his original work even more desirable.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2004
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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