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    Creig Flessel Adventure Comics #40 Sandman Painted Cover Re-Creation Original Art (1996). Creig Flessel brings his legendary talent into full play with this superb re-creation of his original cover for Adventure #40. Originally published in July 1939, this colorful reprise is a brighter and more visually satisfying take on this classic cover by the original artist. In "The Tarantula Strikes," the Sandman comes up against a very crafty and dangerous adversary while investigating the kidnapping of a famed actress and subsequent demand for $500,000 ransom. The color here is mesmerizing. This splendid pen and ink watercolor piece measures approximately 11" x 16" and is matted and framed to an overall size of 15" x 20". In Excellent condition and signed and dated at the lower left.

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    August, 2013
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