Frazetta: The Definitive Reference
The most comprehensive index of the artist's work ever published! Commentary by top Frazetta experts and collectors. Dozens of rare images, including Conan, Tarzan, John Carter of Mars, more! Fantastic reference for artists, great entertainment for fans. The work of Frank Frazetta--THE greatest heroic-fantasy artist of all time--has influenced generations of artists, fans, designers, and movie directors. Now more than 400 of his unforgettable images have been collected in Frazetta, a tribute to this great visionary. With essays by experts and collectors, this one-of-a-kind volume traces the entire arc of Frazettas career. From his early 1950s comics; to his breathtaking book covers featuring Tarzan, Pellucidar, King Kong, and John Carter of Mars; to his 1960s monster mags, including Creepy, Eerie, and Vampirella; to his major movie posters, including After the Fox, The Night They Raided Minsky's and Whats New Pussycat?; and, of course, his revolutionary Conan paintings--its all here. Frazetta - The Definitive Reference overflows with fantastic images, an index of every published Frazetta work and insightful commentary on this fantasy-art icon. Compiled by James A. Bond (no relation to the international spy) is a lifetime collector of Frank Frazetta's work. Edited by J. David Spurlock, an artist and historian, has written and edited many books on fantasy art and pop culture. Andrew Steven is a specialty-clothing designer and renowned art collector. Dr. David Winiewicz, a noted scholar and collector of the works of Frank Frazetta, and close personal friend of the artist.