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XIII Là où va l' indien... by William Vance - Original Cover
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XIII Là où va l' indien...

Original Cover
2009
Gouache
Carton fort
46.50 x 32.50 cm (18,31 x 12,8 in.)
Couverture avec calque
Calque pour titre
Détails
Détails

Description

Couverture alternative de l album pour le 25ème anniversaire de la série.

Inscriptions

Signé Vance 09

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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RA Je l'ai longtemps regardé celle ci à l'expo....très belle pièce. Félicitations.
Mar 13, 2018, 7:47 PM
charles20220 ambiance ambiguë entre la pureté du cygne, et le ciel très noir. ca sent l'avalanche d'embrouilles pour XIII. sa posture ne fait que confirmer qu'il sait qu'il va en chier au moins 25 albums! superbe couv'. 15000 fois bravo.
Nov 12, 2017, 6:39 PM
Mike Bel achat, j'aime l'ambiance de cette cover +++
Nov 10, 2017, 5:51 PM
JasonFly Bravo Pascal, très bon achat, qui complète à merveille ta superbe collection!
Nov 8, 2017, 9:31 AM
Saskia44 Splendide Couverture !!
Nov 7, 2017, 6:05 PM
edoumig Très très beau
Nov 7, 2017, 5:37 PM
michael07 Oui c est très sympa
Nov 7, 2017, 2:23 PM
EricB Belle et rare couverture de Vance sur XIII. Bravo !
Nov 7, 2017, 1:29 PM
Trystan belle acquisition
Nov 7, 2017, 1:13 PM
DogMengo Très fort. Bien choisi !!
Nov 7, 2017, 12:31 PM
sangor Puissance de l'imprévisible et ciel noirs pour XIII ?
Nov 7, 2017, 12:25 PM