Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Frank Frazetta: Art and Remembrances [Hermes Press]!

Finally, the ultimate book about legendary artist Frank Frazetta, Art and Remembrances, is here! Now the definitive work about the twentieth century’s greatest fantasy artist has been crafted by his son, Frank Frazetta, Jr.

Legendary science-fiction/fantasy artist Frank Frazetta created some of the most memorable and iconic images of all time. Filled with insights and anecdotes, this full color art monograph takes readers behind the scenes to chronicle this great artist’s life and work. Follow along and watch Frazetta develop his style and artistic sensibilities with never-before-seen photos, memorabilia, sketches, drawings, paintings, and early comic book work. This comprehensive look at Frazetta’s life is a very personal, detailed portrait of the man who created legendary images of Tarzan, Conan, John Carter of Mars, Buck Rogers, Vampirella, and others.

Regular Edition
Frank Frazetta, Art and Remembrances features 192 pages packed full of original artwork from the author’s personal collection, complemented with book covers, record album artwork, movie posters, comic book and comic strip artwork, and more for $49.99. It also features a foreword by metal god and Frazetta collector Kirk Hammett and an afterword by artist and WWE HoF inductee Jerry “The King” Lawler. An extra-Special limited Edition of 1000 copies with a special plate and different cover art than the regular edition with a special slipcase, and 224 pages, signed and numbered — by Frank Frazetta, Jr. will also be available for $125.

Deluxe Collectors Edition
This new publication will be premiering during the San Diego Comic Con at both Hermes Press (Booth #1821) and Famous Monsters of Filmland (Booth # 1509)! Frank Frazetta, Jr. will be on hand to discuss this historic tome and to sign copies.

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