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    STEPHEN HICKMAN (American b.1949)
    Dragon Hoard, paperback cover, 1985
    Oil on board
    32 x 19.5 in.
    Signed lower right
    This work was used as the cover for Tanith Lee's novel, Dragon Hoard, Ace Books, 1985. It was also used as the cover for a comic book, Adventurers #8, September, 1987

    "The last chapter in the saga of this knight-for-hire series finds Free Lance protecting a wealthy merchant whose village may--or may not--be under attack by a dragon or a sorcerer."

    This painting was reproduced on page 49 of The Frank Collection: A Showcase of the World's Finest Fantastic Art by Jane and Howard Frank.

    From the Frank Collection.


    Condition Report*: This piece has been framed to an overall size of 36" x 23.5", and the art is in Excellent condition.
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    October, 2008
    15th Wednesday
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