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Tate Etc. ‘The Real Comic Book Heroes’

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John Carlin traces the line from Hogarth to contemporary comics in this article in Tate Etc.

This includes Windsor McCay, George Herriman, Jack Kirby, Harvey Kurtzman, Goya, Gustave Doré, R. Crumb, Art Spiegelman and Chris Ware. Great reading.

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Written by The Department of Illustration

August 3, 2009 at 2:32 pm

Posted in Comics, History, Theory

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