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Nestor Redondo - Black Orchid Splash Page!

Artist: Nestor Redondo (All)

25 Comments  -   1,114 Views  -   8 Likes


Nestor Redondo - Black Orchid Splash Page! Comic Art
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Artwork Details

Title: Nestor Redondo - Black Orchid Splash Page!
Artist: Nestor Redondo (All)
Media Type: Pen and Ink
Art Type: Splash Page
For Sale Status: NFS. No chance. Never. Period.
Views: 1,114
Likes on CAF:
Favorited on CAF: 1
Comments: 25
Added to Site: 1/30/2018
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Description

I've obsessed over this page for seven years. I've begged, pleaded, cajoled, wept, whined, implored, bribed... nothing... crickets... Then this morning the sun came out, the songbirds sang, and I thought to myself, "this is the day." And it was. And it is. This page has been my number one grail for the seven years I knew about its existence and location. Here it is. I can quit now.

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Will K 
Member Since 2006

Posted on 1/30/2018

Yup. The best ever Black Orchid splash.

Jeremy Radisich 
Member Since 2004

Posted on 1/30/2018

Beautiful page, Redondo was such a master--and this is a spectacular example of his work. Congrats on achieving your grail--the full story behind how you got the page must be a good one!

Daren Domina 
Member Since 2006

Posted on 1/30/2018

That is a sweet splash--congrats! To me, shades of Neal Adams' influence as well.

Malvin V 
Member Since 2004

Posted on 1/30/2018

Congrats! I hope you don't quit though :) You need to set a new goal.

Chris C 
Member Since 2004

Posted on 1/30/2018

Congratulations!!! So Happy For You!!! Spectacular.

Steve Kriozere 
Member Since 2007

Posted on 1/30/2018

Wow! This is the “Chuck Norris” of Black Orchid art. Congrats!

Dewey Cassell 
Member Since 2004

Posted on 1/30/2018

I can understand your obsession. Congrats on the wonderful Black Orchid splash.

duke fleed 
Member Since 2013

Posted on 1/30/2018

Great story! Wonderful page - can you say why did you want it so much? what is the history of that want?

Daryl R 
Member Since 2015

Posted on 1/30/2018

Big congrats on a fantastic page!

Chris K. 
Member Since 2008

Posted on 1/30/2018

A great piece of comic art - love the layout. Powerful.

frank x townsondecker 
Member Since 2006

Posted on 1/30/2018

Excellent!

Brian Peck 
Member Since 2003

Posted on 1/31/2018

Fantastic!!!!!! Redondo is the master. Great to hear the quest is over. Congrats!

Jonathan Mueller 
Member Since 2005

Posted on 1/31/2018

I have no clue who Black Orchid is, and I'm relatively unfamiliar with Redondo's work; but there is no denying this a beautiful page. I know what it's like to finally add a long desired piece to one's collection, so I wish you a hearty congratulations for securing this lovely personal grail, and thanks for sharing!

J L 
Member Since 2005

Posted on 1/31/2018

Beautifully drawn splash by Redondo. Very happy to hear you found your grail Roger. That's awesome!!!!

. BRAUNY 
Member Since 2007

Posted on 1/31/2018

It is outstanding. Congrats!

Aidan (Re-Legion ) Lacy 
Member Since 2005

Posted on 1/31/2018

Every-time a Grail ends up in the right place ....a comic art angel gets their wings. Congratulations.

Dietmar Krueger 
Member Since 2010

Posted on 1/31/2018

Awesome splash!!! Big Congrats!

Rick W 
Member Since 2017

Posted on 1/31/2018

Exciting splash! Congratulations on bringing her home!

Alex Johnson 
Member Since 2006

Posted on 1/31/2018

Very nice! Nestor could really draw and this is a great example. Congratulations.

James  Cawley 
Member Since 2015

Posted on 1/31/2018

nothing like a dramatic jewel heist to tugged at those nostaglia strings. Enjoy! 7 years wow. stop breaking those mirrors.

Rob L 
Member Since 2003

Posted on 1/31/2018

Redondo art is MAGNIFICENT, and this is a PRIME example! Something nice by him is right near the TOP of my wish list. Congrats on this BEAUTY!

I D  
Member Since 2004

Posted on 1/31/2018

Thing of beauty

Nicolaj Borch 
Member Since 2012

Posted on 2/1/2018

Wonderful page. Congratulations!

Drake Tungsten 
Member Since 2005

Posted on 2/2/2018

As Aidan Lacy already posted my catch phrase (It's true that every time a comic art collector acquires a long sought grail, you hear a bell, and an angel gets his wings), I'll just add: Long-sought grail + Nestor Redondo + gorgeous example of the great man's work + home at last in Roger's collection that loves it most = why we love this hobby!

comicinkking. com 
Member Since 2004

Posted on 3/24/2018

So happy for you!  This is a beautiful splash!  Love the inks.  I had a similar thing happent me recently, but I got you beat - took me about 15 years!! http://cafurl.com?i=23197

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