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Bombshells! Superheroine Nose Art Pinups : Volume Two

As the adopted son of a 20-year Air Force veteran, I spent my youth around military aircraft and memorabilia. From an early age, I was fascinated by the tradition of bomber nose art. Bombshells! are my way of melding that nostalgic interest with my comic art collecting hobby. My Bombshells! gallery features nose art-style pinups starring Golden Age superheroines. Eventually, I hope to have a Bombshell! commission representing every costumed heroine who debuted in comics during the 1940s and '50s. Elsewhere in my galleries, you'll find a set of four special Bombshells! showcasing the four female stars of Will Eisner's The Spirit.

There are 13 Pieces of Art In This Gallery.    


Bombshell! Namora : Tim Tyler Comic Art
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Bombshell! Namora : Tim Tyler

Art Details

Artist: Tim Tyler (All)
Media Type: Pen and Ink
Art Type: Commission
For Sale Status: NFS
Views 259
Comments: 1
Added to Site: 4/18/2017

About the Owner

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Member Since: September 2004

Bombshell! Namora : Tim Tyler
Artist: Tim Tyler (All)
259 Views, 1 Comment

Bombshell! Superwoman : Pete Woods Comic Art
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Bombshell! Superwoman : Pete Woods

Art Details

Artist: Pete Woods (All)
Media Type: Pen and Ink
Art Type: Commission
For Sale Status: NFS
Views 166
Comments: 3
Added to Site: 6/9/2016

About the Owner

Michael Rankins Paid Member Hero Supporter
Member Since: September 2004

Bombshell! Superwoman : Pete Woods
Artist: Pete Woods (All)
166 Views, 3 Comments

Bombshell! Nelvana of the Northern Lights : Ben Dunn Comic Art
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Bombshell! Nelvana of the Northern Lights : Ben Dunn

Art Details

Artist: Ben Dunn (All)
Media Type: Pen and Ink
Art Type: Commission
For Sale Status: NFS
Views 169
Comments: 2
Added to Site: 9/21/2015

About the Owner

Michael Rankins Paid Member Hero Supporter
Member Since: September 2004

Bombshell! Nelvana of the Northern Lights : Ben Dunn
Artist: Ben Dunn (All)
169 Views, 2 Comments

Bombshell! Tara, Pirate Queen : Darren Taylor Comic Art
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Bombshell! Tara, Pirate Queen : Darren Taylor

Art Details

Artist: Darren Taylor (All)
Media Type: Pen and Ink
Art Type: Commission
For Sale Status: NFS
Views 1319
Comments: 4
Added to Site: 1/25/2012

About the Owner

Michael Rankins Paid Member Hero Supporter
Member Since: September 2004

Bombshell! Tara, Pirate Queen : Darren Taylor
Artist: Darren Taylor (All)
1319 Views, 4 Comments

Bombshell! Black Widow (Golden Age) : Howard Simpson Comic Art
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Bombshell! Black Widow (Golden Age) : Howard Simpson

Art Details

Artist: Howard Simpson (Penciller)
Media Type: Pencil
Art Type: Commission
For Sale Status: NFS
Views 1789
Comments: 3
Added to Site: 12/20/2011

About the Owner

Michael Rankins Paid Member Hero Supporter
Member Since: September 2004

Bombshell! Black Widow (Golden Age) : Howard Simpson
Artist: Howard Simpson (Penciller)
1789 Views, 3 Comments

Bombshell! Commandette : Mike DeCarlo Comic Art
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Bombshell! Commandette : Mike DeCarlo

Art Details

Artist: Mike DeCarlo (All)
Media Type: Pen and Ink
Art Type: Commission
For Sale Status: NFS
Views 1203
Comments: 3
Added to Site: 5/6/2011

About the Owner

Michael Rankins Paid Member Hero Supporter
Member Since: September 2004

Bombshell! Commandette : Mike DeCarlo
Artist: Mike DeCarlo (All)
1203 Views, 3 Comments

Bombshell! Catwoman : Al Rio Comic Art
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Bombshell! Catwoman : Al Rio

Art Details

Artist: Al Rio (Penciller)
Media Type: Pencil
Art Type: Commission
For Sale Status: NFS
Views 2771
Comments: 5
Added to Site: 8/30/2010

About the Owner

Michael Rankins Paid Member Hero Supporter
Member Since: September 2004

Bombshell! Catwoman : Al Rio
Artist: Al Rio (Penciller)
2771 Views, 5 Comments

Bombshell! Saturn Girl : Gene Gonzales Comic Art
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Bombshell! Saturn Girl : Gene Gonzales

Art Details

Artist: Gene Gonzales (All)
Media Type: Pen and Ink
Art Type: Commission
For Sale Status: NFS
Views 1371
Comments: 1
Added to Site: 7/19/2010

About the Owner

Michael Rankins Paid Member Hero Supporter
Member Since: September 2004

Bombshell! Saturn Girl : Gene Gonzales
Artist: Gene Gonzales (All)
1371 Views, 1 Comment

Bombshell! Supergirl : Steve Rude Comic Art
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Bombshell! Supergirl : Steve Rude

Art Details

Artist: Steve Rude (All)
Media Type: Pen and Ink
Art Type: Commission
For Sale Status: NFS
Views 4252
Comments: 5
Added to Site: 7/2/2010

About the Owner

Michael Rankins Paid Member Hero Supporter
Member Since: September 2004

Bombshell! Supergirl : Steve Rude
Artist: Steve Rude (All)
4252 Views, 5 Comments

Bombshell! War Nurse : Howard Simpson Comic Art
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Bombshell! War Nurse : Howard Simpson

Art Details

Artist: Howard Simpson (Penciller)
Media Type: Pencil
Art Type: Commission
For Sale Status: NFS
Views 1757
Comments: 2
Added to Site: 4/30/2010

About the Owner

Michael Rankins Paid Member Hero Supporter
Member Since: September 2004

Bombshell! War Nurse : Howard Simpson
Artist: Howard Simpson (Penciller)
1757 Views, 2 Comments

Bombshell! Phantom Lady : Michael Dooney Comic Art
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Bombshell! Phantom Lady : Michael Dooney

Art Details

Artist: Michael Dooney (Penciller)
Media Type: Pencil
Art Type: Commission
For Sale Status: NFS
Views 5183
Comments: 3
Added to Site: 3/2/2010

About the Owner

Michael Rankins Paid Member Hero Supporter
Member Since: September 2004

Bombshell! Phantom Lady : Michael Dooney
Artist: Michael Dooney (Penciller)
5183 Views, 3 Comments

Bombshell! Batwoman : John Lucas Comic Art
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Bombshell! Batwoman : John Lucas

Art Details

Artist: John Lucas (All)
Media Type: Pen and Ink
Art Type: Commission
For Sale Status: NFS
Views 2135
Comments: 1
Added to Site: 2/5/2010

About the Owner

Michael Rankins Paid Member Hero Supporter
Member Since: September 2004

Bombshell! Batwoman : John Lucas
Artist: John Lucas (All)
2135 Views, 1 Comment

Bombshell! Miss Victory : Steve Mannion Comic Art
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Bombshell! Miss Victory : Steve Mannion

Art Details

Artist: Steve Mannion (Penciller)
Media Type: Pen and Ink
Art Type: Commission
For Sale Status: NFS
Views 3718
Comments: 3
Added to Site: 6/15/2009

About the Owner

Michael Rankins Paid Member Hero Supporter
Member Since: September 2004

Bombshell! Miss Victory : Steve Mannion
Artist: Steve Mannion (Penciller)
3718 Views, 3 Comments

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