The Frazetta Portfolio 1993 was published by Kitchen Sink Press and contained full-colour illustrated plates by one of the masters of fantasy art, Frank Frazetta.
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Warriors of the Shadow Realm portfolio was a six plate full-colour print collection released in 1979 that featured characters from Marvel Comics’ short-lived fantasy series Weirdworld. Continue reading Weirdworld: Warriors of the Shadow Realm Portfolio (1979)
The Metamorphosis Odyssey Portfolio was published in 1980 and featured four full-colour plates by comic book artist Jim Starlin.
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Published by Dark Horse Comics in 1989 Paul Chadwick’s Concrete Portfolio featured six black and white illustrations of the titular hero.
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Sláine: The Horned God Portfolio was published in 1995 by SQP and featured six full colour paintings of the popular fantasy character by Simon Bisley. Continue reading Sláine: The Horned God Portfolio by Simon Bisley (1995)
This Strange portfolio was illustrated by comic book artist Marshall Rogers and released by Schanes & Schanes in 1979.
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Over the next few posts I’m going to showcase some classic comic book portfolios, beginning this week with Frank Thorne’s Ghita: The Sword of Eros, published by Blackthorne Publishing in 1985.
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Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back Portfolio was released in 1980 and contained paintings by the film’s conceptual artist Ralph McQuarrie. It was a follow-up to the bestselling Star Wars Portfolio from 1977. Continue reading Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back Portfolio, Plates 13-24 (1980)
Published by Ballantine Books in 1980, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back Portfolio contained 24 production and concept paintings by the film’s conceptual artist Ralph McQuarrie. Continue reading Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back Portfolio, Plates 1-12 (1980)
Here are the last six plates from The Star Wars: Return of the Jedi Portfolio published by Ballantine Books in 1983. Continue reading Star Wars: Return of the Jedi Portfolio, Plates 15-20 (1983)