- Full Description
In the first comprehensive biography of Hal Foster (1892-1982), author Kane examines the 70-year career of one of the greatest illustrators of the 20th century. Included are more than 100 photographs of Foster, his family and friends, as well as a 16-page color section.
This features quotes and sidebars from many of the famous artists he inspired. His originals are highly prized works of art, and Prince Valiant continues to encourage new artistic interpretations in a wide variety of mediums. 200 b&w and 30 color illustrations, including dozens of advertising pieces, done before his comics career, that have never before been collected.
Foster brought a sense of design and craftsmanship to comics that was practically unknown. His striving for authenticity is still unparalleled. This wonderful volume has been so well received it can be found in prestigious libraries all over Canada. Whether you are a Prince Valiant fan, an adventure comic strip fan or an appreciator of fine illustration, don't miss this.
Note: These copies have bumped corners.
- Additional Information
Item Code HALFR Publisher Vanguard Publish Date 2001 ISBN 9781887591256 Condition Note: These copies have bumped corners. Binding Soft Cover Dimensions 8x11 # Pages 208pg Color Partial Color