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Acme Novelty Library 18 by Chris Ware - Comic Strip
2008 

Acme Novelty Library 18

Comic Strip
Ink
50 x 73 cm (19.69 x 28.74 in.)
Thanksgiving
I guess
You're getting fat

Comment

50 x 73 cm

Publication

  • Volume 18
  • Fantagraphics Books
  • 06/2007
  • Interior page

About Chris Ware

Franklin Christenson "Chris" Ware (born December 28, 1967), is an American cartoonist known for his Acme Novelty Library series (begun 1994) and the graphic novels Jimmy Corrigan, the Smartest Kid on Earth (2000) and Building Stories (2012). His works explore themes of social isolation, emotional torment and depression. He tends to use a vivid color palette and realistic, meticulous detail. His lettering and images are often elaborate and sometimes evoke the ragtime era or another early 20th-century American design style. Ware often refers to himself in the publicity for his work in self-effacing, even withering tones. He is considered by some critics and fellow notable illustrators and writers, such as Dave Eggers, to be among the best currently working in the medium

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BWL Chris Ware is the best and his story telling is amazing. An incredible ability to create feelings in the reader’s mind. This a superb page, very good choice.
Feb 4, 2018, 10:15 PM
tavern Superbe acquisition , cher Philémon !
Oct 2, 2017, 3:14 PM
YLB Toujours un bonheur ... d'intelligence et de sensibilité
May 1, 2017, 4:04 PM
AlanMoore Fantastic comic and art, you have great taste
Feb 23, 2017, 10:43 AM
comixfan Really great Ware. Such a talent.
May 8, 2015, 12:29 AM
Uorips Superbe planche. Bravo.
Sep 16, 2014, 7:56 PM
dt75 Une superbe planche, qui démontre à quel point Chris Ware a su évoluer depuis Jimmy Corrigan, ou Quimby the mouse. Une véritable explosion, ou comment repousser encore et toujours les limites de la narration sur ce medium...
Oct 22, 2013, 4:26 PM
RA Un artiste inclassable dans le monde de la bande dessinee....tres bel achat. Bravo
Oct 6, 2013, 10:14 PM