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From Hell speciality piece/back cover by Eddie Campbell - Illustration
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From Hell speciality piece/back cover

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Watercolor

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Sir William Gull, in all his horror and magnificence. This watercolor commission piece was used as back cover for Campbell´s own comic book series Bacchus No. 48.

About Eddie Campbell

Eddie Campbell (born 10 August 1955) is a Scottish comics artist and cartoonist who now lives in Australia. Probably best known as the illustrator and publisher of From Hell (written by Alan Moore), Campbell is also the creator of the semi-autobiographical Alec stories collected in Alec: The Years Have Pants, and Bacchus (aka Deadface), a wry adventure series about the few Greek gods who have survived to the present day. His graphic novel The Lovely Horrible Stuff, which playfully investigates our relationship with money, was published in July 2012 by Top Shelf Productions. His scratchy pen-and-ink style is influenced by the impressionists, illustrators of the age of "liberated penmanship" such as Phil May, Charles Dana Gibson, John Leech and George du Maurier, and cartoonists Milton Caniff and Frank Frazetta (particularly his Johnny Comet strip). His writing has been compared to that of Jack Kerouac and Henry Miller.

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Mario1968 madness..........a GEM.........FAN-TAS-TIC and congratulation....
Aug 7, 2016, 3:04 PM
DalKAIII Wow! Amazing collection of From Hell's pages.
Aug 7, 2016, 10:00 AM