Description

    GEORGE JEROME ROZEN (1895-1974)
    Original pulp magazine cover
    The Shadow #138 for "Double Death," 1938
    Oil on canvas
    21in. x 30in. (sight size)

    The Shadow sees all, with the help of a body-piercing light, in this breathtaking scene. This striking and highly detailed illustration was created by famed pulp artist George Jerome Rozen who, along with his twin brother, Jerome George Rozen, did many of covers for The Shadow, as well as other pulps. George Rozen also worked for Colliers and The Saturday Evening Post. The work has been professionally cleaned and restored to its original bright condition.

    Keyword: shadow, pulp, cover, hero, drama, illustration, painting


    Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2004
    29th Friday
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