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    Russ Heath - The Brave and the Bold #1 Golden Gladiator Splash Page Original Art (DC, 1955). Using only his shield, the Golden Gladiator fends off a hammering sword attack, during a thundering horse-drawn chariot race -- shades of "Ben-Hur" -- only this splash predates that great film by five years! The title logo stat is a replacement. The sword is a pasted-over art correction, rare for Heath; otherwise the art is in Excellent condition. The overall matted art paper measures 17" x 22", with an image area of 13" x 18.5". Russ Heath's talent for realistic illustration brings this sword and sandal character to life! Superb!

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2004
    29th Thursday
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