ADVERTISEMENT
Welcome to ComicArtFans!

Doctor Octopus' Trophy Wall by Ben Towle

Artist: Ben Towle (All)

3 Comments  -   1,354 Views  -   0 Like


Doctor Octopus' Trophy Wall by Ben Towle Comic Art

 

   

Artwork Details

Title: Doctor Octopus' Trophy Wall by Ben Towle
Artist: Ben Towle (All)
Media Type: Pen and Ink
Art Type: Commission
For Sale Status: NFS
Views: 1,354
Likes on CAF:
0
Comments: 3
Added to Site: 7/10/2008
Comic Art Archive:

Description

I had the chance to meet Ben at Heroes Con 2008, when I picked up two great pieces from him. He is the acclaimed artist and writer of "Farewell Georgia" and most recently the 126 page graphic novel "Midnight Sun". His style of cartooning is addictive to look at and his sense of pacing and story telling are stellar.


I struck up a conversation with Ben in Charlotte and showed him some samples of past trophy walls and he immediately started throwing out villains that he wanted to work on. We decided later that Doc Ock had so much potential is was shocking he was not done before. This piece was the result. I am thrilled with the sense if wimsy Ben brought to a piece that could have been simply dark. ;-)



Doc Ock took on and continues to take on the heavy hitters of the Marvel Universe. The FF, Avengers, Daredevil and of course..Spidey. Ben included all of them in Doc's lab, where Doc is relaxing and having his arms mix him a drink and light his stogie.....and who'd a thunk it...he carries a torch for Aunt May after all these years.



You can contact Ben through his website/blog http://www.benzilla.com/



And you can see and buy alot of Ben Towle artwork by talking to Ben's super-agent Brian at: http://acosmicodyssey.com/bentoorartil1.html



Ben is super talented guy with a great sense of humor. I would recommend him to anyone looking to have a commission. His rates are reasonable, his turn around time fast and accurate, and his care in creating the piece of very professional.



Thanks for looking.

Social/Sharing



About the Owner

Chris C
Premium Gallery Owner
Joined: April 2004
Country: UNITED STATES
On CAF:

Chris C's Want List
Gallery Comments by Chris C
View All 'Liked' Art by Chris C
View Chris C's Site Activity on CAF

Contact the Owner

Use the contact form below to send an email to this gallery owner.

You must be logged in to use this feature.


Comments

You must be logged in to make comments.

Doctor Fantastic wrote:     [ Quote & Reply ]
I'm really impressed by the inking!
Posted on 7/11/2008


Icon UK wrote:     [ Quote & Reply ]
Love the style of this, and the framed photo of Aunt May is the perfect capper! :)
Posted on 7/15/2008


Arjuna Rajakumar wrote:     [ Quote & Reply ]
Love the picture of Aunt May in the background! and the floating heads in a jar is a great feel for a scientist like Doc Ock!
Posted on 3/25/2012


Latest Updates

All

duke fleed

7/20/2017 8:01:00 AM

Tristan E

7/20/2017 7:58:00 AM

S Riz

7/20/2017 7:52:00 AM

A Arntfield

7/20/2017 7:13:00 AM

Mr Unknow

7/20/2017 5:08:00 AM

 

Erik  Sveinson

7/20/2017 4:11:00 AM

Alberto  Setaccioli

7/20/2017 3:47:00 AM

Greg  McKee

7/20/2017 3:35:00 AM

Travis  Johnson

7/20/2017 2:46:00 AM

Steve  Kriozere

7/20/2017 2:23:00 AM

eBay Auctions

DR. DOCTOR STRANGE SORCERER SUPREME #1 ORIGINAL INTERIOR COMIC ART

Heritage Auctions

Bob Brown and Bob Wiacek Marvel Premiere #40 Story

ComicLink Auctions

JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #217 COVER ( 1983, GEORGE PEREZ ) Iconic team cover image!

Comic Connect Auctions

Amazing Spider-Man #6 Pg. 15 by Steve Ditko

Catawiki Auctions

Schuiten, François - Original commission drawing - De Duistere steden 10 - De muren van Samaris -sc - (1983)

Hakes Auctions

HARLEY QUINN & THE JOKER "WHIPLASH" ORIGINAL ART PAINTING BY GREG HILDEBRANDT





Commission an Artist

eBay Auctions

Knight Aromored Dragon Bernie Wrightson Art Print Rare

For Sale Updates

Shop Updates

Erik Sveinson

7/20/2017 4:11:00 AM

THE COMICART2003

7/20/2017 2:23:00 AM

Ben Chamberlain

7/20/2017 2:08:00 AM

Steven Filosa

7/19/2017 9:09:00 PM

Simon M.

7/19/2017 9:05:00 PM

Original Art Auctions and Exchange:  ComicLINK.com

7/19/2017 4:34:00 PM

Dealer Updates

Anthony's Comicbook Art

7/19/2017 11:22:00 PM

Coollines Artwork

7/19/2017 2:03:00 PM

RomitaMan Original Art

7/17/2017 7:13:00 PM

Heritage Auctions

7/17/2017 10:53:00 AM

Splash Page Comic Art

7/16/2017 5:43:00 PM

Catawiki

7/16/2017 3:24:00 PM





Become a Premium CAF Gallery Owner & you'll be supporting CAF and also gain access to many services and features not available to standard members.

  • Sell Artwork in the CAF Classifieds
  • Daily Email Alerts based on your own Searches
  • Follow Other Gallery Owners
  • 6 Months Market Data Access
  • Larger Image Uploads ... and Much More!