Description

    WALTER VELEZ (American 20th Century)
    Another Fine Myth, book cover, 1981
    Acrylic on canvas
    30 x 20 in.
    Signed lower right
    This cover scene was featured on Robert Asprin's novel, Another Fine Myth, Ace Books, 1981. Robert Asprin began to chronicle the offbeat adventures of Skeeve and Aahz in the MythAdventures series. These romps follow a demon who has lost his powers, along with his inept human apprentice, as they travel through a variety of worlds in pursuit of wealth and glory. The Myth series is highly pun-driven.

    A copy of the book is included in this lot.

    This painting was reproduced on page 46 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 34 x 24 in., and the art is in Excellent condition.

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