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XIII - Là où va l'indien by William Vance, Jean Van Hamme - Comic Strip

XIII - Là où va l'indien

Comic Strip
60 x 44 cm (23.62 x 17.32 in.)


Signée Vance


  • Là où va l'indien
  • Dargaud
  • 01/1985
  • Page 19

About William Vance

William Vance, pseudonym of William van Cutsem, made his debut with some illustrations in the Dutch version of Tintin magazine. His first comic stories were generally biographies, but in 1964 he started his first series, 'Howard Flynn', about a navy officer. Vance's talent really revealed itself when he made the western series 'Ray Ringo' and the special agent series 'Bruno Brazil', which was written by Michel Greg. He then succeeded Gérald Forton on Henri Verne's 'Bob Morane' series, which was published in Femmes d'Aujourd'hui, Pilote and Tintin. While doing 'Bob Morane', Vance illustrated several other stories for Femmes d'Aujourd'hui, such as 'S.O.S. Nature', 'Mongwy', 'Rodric' and the 'Ramiro' series. Together with André-Paul Duchâteau, he made 'Bruce J. Hawker' from 1976 in Tintin and again Femmes d'Aujourd'hui. Highlight of his career became 'XIII', an espionage series written by Jean Van Hamme, inspired byLudlum's book 'The Bourne Identity'. Starting in 1984, 'XIII' is built around a character in search of his true identity. What follows is a series of exciting intrigues, government and military cover-ups, murder attempts and action scenes. Vance returned to the western genre in 1991 with illustrating the 'Blueberry' spin-off 'Marshall Blueberry' (text by Jean Giraud). Text (c) Lambiek


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Guillaume81 Très belle planche qui se termine par l'apparition spectaculaire de XIII ! Une des scènes-clés de l'album, le surgissement de la violence m'avait beaucoup frappé.
May 7, 2020, 2:50 PM
charles20220 j'aime bien cette planche,et cet album mythique. l'arrivée de XIII est génial.
Dec 24, 2017, 4:54 PM
RA Superbe cette dernière case est magnifique dans sa composition....
Jan 11, 2016, 9:39 PM
gerald81 Superbe en effet!!!
May 2, 2015, 7:02 PM
nouchka superbe planche bravo
Apr 27, 2015, 3:47 PM
michael07 Oui elle est tres sympa cette planche!!Bravo..
Mar 31, 2015, 9:49 PM
MARV Tirée d'un des tout meilleurs albums de la série, Van Hamme à son top, très bon choix :)
Mar 23, 2015, 11:04 PM
Matthias Very nice action scene!
Mar 20, 2015, 5:59 PM