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Supergirl in ACTION COMICS #685 (Jan. 1993) - Death of Superman (''Funeral For A Friend'', Part 2); homage to Action Comics #1

Artists: Jackson (''Butch'') GUICE (Penciller) ,  Jackson (''Butch'') GUICE (Inker) ,  Roger STERN (Writer)

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Supergirl in ACTION COMICS #685 (Jan. 1993) - Death of Superman (''Funeral For A Friend'', Part 2); homage to Action Comics #1 Comic Art

 

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Action Comics #1 - published comic

Action Comics #685 - published comic

Action Comics #685 (2nd print) - published comic

Action Comics #685 (3rd print) - published comic

Action Comics #685 - collector's postcard

Butch Guice

 

   

Artwork Details

Title: Supergirl in ACTION COMICS #685 (Jan. 1993) - Death of Superman (''Funeral For A Friend'', Part 2); homage to Action Comics #1
Artist: Jackson (''Butch'') GUICE (Penciller)
Artist: Jackson (''Butch'') GUICE (Inker)
Artist: Roger STERN (Writer)
Media Type: Pen and Ink
Art Type: Cover
For Sale Status: Not For Sale
Views: 4,080
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Favorited on CAF: 3
Comments: 16
Added to Site: 10/27/2010
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Description

Gangway! Here comes the all-new Metropolis Marvel!

This is the Original Art for the Cover of ACTION COMICS #685 (Jan. 1993). This is one of only a handful of Action Comics issues that spotlight Supergirl and is Part 2 (of 8) of the classic "Funeral For A Friend" storyline. This Cover was penciled and inked by Jackson "Butch" Guice and is an homage to the world famous Cover of Action Comics #1 (June 1938) by Joe Shuster. This issue had 3 printings in 1993, each with variations on the cover coloring (see "additional images").

Superman - created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
Supergirl- created by Otto Binder and Al Plastino.

ACTION COMICS is copyright (c) and trademark DC Entertainment.

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Jason Versaggi wrote: Paid Member    [ Quote & Reply ]
Cool homage cover. Love it when they do that.
Posted on 10/28/2010


Timothy Finney wrote: Paid Member    [ Quote & Reply ]
It's a wonderful homage to the most iconic American comic book cover by one of the better artists in the game today.
Posted on 10/28/2010


Adam Ianbarry wrote: Paid Member    [ Quote & Reply ]
Supercool!
Posted on 10/28/2010


Gal Schwartz wrote:     [ Quote & Reply ]
Man ! You pulled the trigger on that one ?! One of my all-time favorite Guice covers and one of the best modern Supergirl images ! Congrats on getting a cover which would keep me jealous for a looong time...
Posted on 10/28/2010


Joseph Serpico wrote:     [ Quote & Reply ]
Great pick up. I really like the published homage covers. In my opinion,in most cases, the next best thing to the original.This one is a true modern stanout. Congrats.
Posted on 10/30/2010


Nick Katradis wrote: Paid Member    [ Quote & Reply ]
Freb, a superb cover by a great artist, Butch Guice! and a great tribute to the greatest superhero ever created!
Posted on 7/31/2011


Maria Coppola wrote:     [ Quote & Reply ]
A stellar homage to one of the most famous covers in comic history!
Posted on 8/12/2011


Artur & Biggi J. wrote:     [ Quote & Reply ]
Wow fantastic piece!
Posted on 9/15/2011


j sly wrote:     [ Quote & Reply ]
Awesome cover! Brings back some good memories! Thanks for posting!
Posted on 10/18/2012


David  Mandel wrote: Paid Member    [ Quote & Reply ]
Super-duper! Congrats!
Posted on 11/2/2012


Alex Johnson wrote: Paid Member Hero Supporter    [ Quote & Reply ]
That is a fun cover and Butch draws a really nice Supergirl. Thanks for the Additional Images, too.
Posted on 11/2/2012


GianCarlo Nardini wrote: Paid Member    [ Quote & Reply ]
Goddamn, that's good.
Posted on 3/18/2013


Nicolaj Borch wrote: Paid Member    [ Quote & Reply ]
Great cover!
Posted on 3/22/2014


Troy C. Punswick wrote: Paid Member    [ Quote & Reply ]
This has to be my favorite piece from your impressive collection. I think I saw this on Mike Burkey's site at one point and was drooling over it. Luckily, I was able to land a pretty cool Supergirl piece myself. Congrats on being able to add it to your collection!!!
Posted on 4/4/2014


Magnus Ramström wrote:     [ Quote & Reply ]
Homage covers are always fun, and this one is especially nice.
Posted on 5/1/2014


JEff G wrote:     [ Quote & Reply ]
Very very cool Fred!!
Posted on 6/22/2014


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