Al Williamson Archives

Al Williamson Archives Revered by his fellow craftsmen critics and fans alike this living legend boasts a storied career spanning fifty years He has produced a body of narrative fiction that continues to provide endless h

  • Title: Al Williamson Archives
  • Author: Al Williamson
  • ISBN: 9781933865294
  • Page: 259
  • Format: Paperback
  • Revered by his fellow craftsmen, critics and fans alike, this living legend boasts a storied career spanning fifty years He has produced a body of narrative fiction that continues to provide endless hours of entertainment and inspiration to this day Now, the Al Williamson Archives will grant unprecedented access to this master storyteller s unseen work Culled from the aRevered by his fellow craftsmen, critics and fans alike, this living legend boasts a storied career spanning fifty years He has produced a body of narrative fiction that continues to provide endless hours of entertainment and inspiration to this day Now, the Al Williamson Archives will grant unprecedented access to this master storyteller s unseen work Culled from the artist s extensive private files, every themed volume of this ongoing series will feature unpublished sketches, preliminary artwork and pieces the artist created for his personal enjoyment.Williamson s fondness for fantasy and SF is showcased in this first volume It collects work created throughout his career impeccably rendered dinosaurs, barbarians, spacemen and their craft even a few sexy maidens It also features a partially inked Xenozoic tale, previously unpublished newspaper strips and unused Western comics pages from the 50s.Every page will be printed in full color to best capture the subtleties of the source material and Williamson s prodigious skill with pencil, pen, ink and brush And the entire Al Williamson Archives library will be presented with the same exacting attention to detail and obvious obsession for faithful reproduction that readers can always expect from Flesk Publications.

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    1. Über den Zeichner Al Williamson müssen nicht viele Worte verloren werden, wer an Comics interessiert ist, kennt ihn. Seit den 50iger Jahren (AW wurde 1952 als jüngster Zeichner Mitarbeiter beim Comicverlag E.C.!)hat er an zahlreichen Cult-Serien mitgewirkt und Comic-Geschichte geschrieben. Einen guten Überblick verschafft der -Eintrag enpedia/wiki/Al_Willi. Der vorliegende 1. Band aus der Archives-Reihe gibt neben einer sehr kurzen Einleitung von Angelo Torres, einem Weggefährten von Willia [...]

    2. Al Williamson was the single best figure artist to work in comic books. This book collects several scraps of unfinished, rough pencil sketches and/or partially inked scenes. It is an excellent resource for seeing how figures can be arranged for masterful panel composition, however it is not a typical beautiful art book filled with completely finished full-page illustrations. This book will only appeal to Al Williamson fans and figure art enthusiasts.

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