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#1 Strom

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Posted 12 August 2013 - 02:48 AM

Ran across this portfolio from 1985 by artist Billy Graham - I was unable to find all the illustrations.  
 
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Posted 12 August 2013 - 03:24 AM

Cool!  I remember Mr. Graham from his Black Panther days. Here's a good write-up on his career:

 

 

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Posted 12 August 2013 - 03:17 PM

And all this time I thought Billy Graham was an evangelist on tv.  :rolleyes:


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Posted 12 August 2013 - 05:15 PM

I don´t like Conan`s face and he is too hulky. Not a great bet.



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Posted 14 August 2013 - 04:10 AM

I was able to find all the Billy Graham Conan illustrations:

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Posted 14 August 2013 - 04:31 AM

Very cool, thanks for going the extra mile Strom!



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Posted 14 August 2013 - 04:35 AM

I don´t like Conan`s face and he is too hulky. Not a great bet.

 

Reminds me a little of Rafael Garres' Conan...he too is clearly a talented artist but seemed to have a problem with faces and hulk.



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Posted 14 August 2013 - 03:41 PM

Yeah, his Conan is a bit hulky, but the backgrounds are fantastic.  I really love the angle and perspective of the staircase one, as if the viewer is some poor guard ascending to his doom.  I can really feel the action in that one.  B)


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Posted 14 August 2013 - 05:34 PM

The backgrounds are fantastic indeed. Credit must be given for that.



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Posted 15 August 2013 - 05:21 AM

this one made me chuckle:

 

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