JOURNEY Original Comic Book Art Issue 10 Page 18 WILLIAM MESSNER-LOEBS Wolverine
Offered for sale is the original artwork for a panel page from JOURNEY (Joshua "Wolverine" MacAlistaire) comic book by William "Bill" Messner-Loebs. Art Type: Comic book panel page original artwork. Journey, issue #10, page 18. Medium: Pen and ink over pencil/graphite on art board.Publication Dates: 1984 (cover date May 1984). Dimensions: 16" tall by 11" wide (board dimensions; image slightly smaller). Description: This is the original artwork for a panel page from Journey comic book story featuring Joshua Wolverine MacAlistaire by William "Bill" Messner-Loebs b. This page was originally published as page 18 of issue 10 of the comic book Journey (Aardvark-Vanaheim 1984) and was reprinted at page 248 of Journey: The Adventures of Wolverine MacAlistaire Volume 1 (IDW 2008).
The comic book Journey told the adventures of Joshua "Wolverine" MacAlistaire, a frontiersman, guide, trapper and explorer of the Old Northwest Territory in the early 19th century. The comic book was described as follows in house ads: Life on the Michigan frontier was filled with Adventure, Fear, Battle, Murder and Death...
Finding the trail of a badger, the two woodsmen track it to its lair and wait for it to appear. Crawfish loses patience, but Joshua is always ready for action and plugs the badger with his long gun as it leaps to attack. A wonderful example of Messner-Loeb's artistry from a peak period of the comic book. A well designed and beautifully drawn (the inks are superb) page featuring his signature character by long-time comic book writer and artist, Bill Messner-Loebs. The art is in excellent overall condition.Pencil character sketches and pencil notes to reverse. Please check my other listings for a selection of books, graphic novels, original comic art, CDs, DVDs, knives, and other collectibles. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Comic Books & Memorabilia\Original Comic Art". The seller is "rfcarlinii" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Character: Joshua Wolverine MacAlistaire, Crawfish Martin
- Custom Bundle: No
- Item Height: 16 in.
- Item Width: 11 in.
- Theme: Historical Fiction
- Inscribed: No
- Title: Journey
- Type: Interior Page
- Illustrator: William Messner-Loebs
- Universe: Journey
- Signed: No
- Tradition: US Comics
- Publisher: Aardvark-Vanaheim
- Year of Production: 1984
- Original/Licensed Reproduction: Original
- Era: Copper Age (1984-1991)