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Superman/Batman #26 Variant COVER (Superboy/Robin Teen Titans). (8 Comments)

Artist: Michael Turner (Penciller)

Superman/Batman #26 Variant COVER (Superboy/Robin Teen Titans). Comic Art
   

Artwork Details

Title: Superman/Batman #26 Variant COVER (Superboy/Robin Teen Titans). 1
Artist: Michael Turner (Penciller)
Media Type: Pencil
Art Type: Cover
For Sale Status: NFS
Views: 923
Comments: 8
Added to Site: 7/31/2012
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Superman/Batman #26 Variant Cover by Michael Turner.

Before he finished writing Superman/Batman #26, Jeph Loeb's son, Sam, died on June 17, 2005, at the age of 17, after a three-year battle with cancer. The issue was supposed to be Sam's DC writing debut and was to be illustrated by Pat Lee. Jeph, along with 25 other comic book professionals and artists who had known Sam, worked on the issue, scripting or penciling individual pages. Marvel Comics allowed John Cassaday and Joss Whedon to work on the issue despite their exclusive contracts. All 26 contributors donated their fees and royalties for the issue to the Sam Loeb College Scholarship Fund.

In "The Boys Are Back in Town" (issue #26), Superman and Batman send Superboy and Robin to visit the Toyman in Japan because he has not been heard from in a while. The issue was released shortly after Superboy's death in Infinite Crisis #6, and Robin's eulogy of Superboy serves as both a framing sequence and as a meditation on the author's passing.

Signed by Jeph Loeb & Michael Turner.

Titans' Tower.
My father recently passed away at the young age of 86. He was my father, my mother, my brother, my buddy...my whole family. I thought of nothing but him for the past couple months. Even shut down the Titans' Tower CAF for a while in mourning of him. But I figure he would want me to pick myself off my butt and get on with my life.
Here to you dad! Without you I would have never exist, and hence this Titans' Tower gallery would have never exist. This Batman/Superman #26 cover and issue was made in honor of a courageous boy name Sam Loeb who lost his battle to this dreadful disease. So inturn I got this "ICONIC GRAIL" of a cover to honor you dad, for everything you have done for and given to me. And I will dedicate the rest of my life to be the best of what you have taught me in life.
I love you dad...

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Superman/Batman #26 Variant COVER (Published Version).

Superman/Batman #26 Variant COVER (Tribute to Sam Loeb page) .

 

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David Chiscon wrote:     [ Quote & Reply ]
Beautiful piece of art
Posted on 7/31/2012


Aidan (Re-Legion ) Lacy wrote: Paid Member Hero Supporter    [ Quote & Reply ]
A beautiful piece of art but the story and love behind it are what makes it special. Hope it helps the healing.
Posted on 8/1/2012


Sagar Sable wrote:     [ Quote & Reply ]
Very nice cover and welcome back :)
Posted on 8/1/2012


FRED deBOOM wrote:     [ Quote & Reply ]
:)
Posted on 8/1/2012


Mike W wrote: Paid Member    [ Quote & Reply ]
A powerful tribute to your dad. Thank you for sharing, my friend.
Posted on 8/1/2012


Patrick  Brooks wrote: Paid Member    [ Quote & Reply ]
Wow, really nice. Congrats.
Posted on 8/1/2012


Icon UK wrote:     [ Quote & Reply ]
Terrific art, but the story behind it is even better.
Posted on 8/1/2012


Presents Queer Eye For The Comic Guy wrote:     [ Quote & Reply ]
A classic Turner cover and great tribute to your father. Well done.
Posted on 8/4/2012


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