- Full Description
Pulp art and the artists that defined them. Entirely from the original paintings, with stunning reproduction, full page for each pulp cover. The lurid and violent illustrations which prefigured and helped create the visual language in movie poster art, comic books, and game art. Featuring classic illustration by pulp artists Virgil Finlay, Norman Saunders, H.J. Ward, Harold McCauley, Austin Briggs, Emsh, Harry Parkhurst, Walter Baumhofer, Rafael de Soto, George and Jerome Rozen, Tom Lovell and, of course, Weird Tales legend Margaret Brundage, and others.
This beautifully produced full-color collection documents Depression-era fantasy, from crime and hero pulps, to science fiction and "spicy" titles. With a detailed overview of the pulps by renowned writer (The Towering Inferno) and pulp collector Frank M. Robinson: "Paint, Canvas, Actiion!" Nine pages with even more rare cover art.
Also: Lawrence Stevens, Howard Brown, J. Allan St. John, Paul Stahr et al.
- Additional Information
Item Code SAVAH Publisher Underwood Books Publish Date 2010 ISBN 9781599290560 Binding Hard Cover Dimensions 9x12 # Pages 112pg Color Full Color