Sortrum1) "Sortrum"

1 pict. Appeared prob. first time in Richard Corben's Funny Book (1976). Reprinted in Richard Corben Complete Works #1 (1985).
Story/Art: Richard Corben (no signature). Lettering printed.

No known translation.

Style: B&W zipatone.

2) Fantagor Epilogue #5: "Gurgy Tate"

Sortrum1 pict. Appeared prob. first time in Fantagor #5 (1983).
Story/Art: Richard Corben (no signature). Lettering printed.

No known translation.

Style: Greytonal. Genre: Horror / Humour. Time Span: Ancient past. Nudity: None.
Keywords: Gurgy Tate. Tomb stone.
Synopsis: Gurgy Tate talks about background info of all separate stories of Fantagor #5.
Comment: One page pict shows more Corben's brilliant talent on B&W tonal drawing. More interesting background data ("Fantagor Intro [#5]").
Alternatives, : It was made in 1970's, and it is B&W with zipatone. Tombstone has got a writing: "Sortrum / He meddled / in thing / best le... / good & f...", and there is jungle leaves and some roots around.
Alternatives, : It was made around 1983, and it is totally redrawn tonal. Tombstone has got a simple writing: "Tate", and there is branches and in front of it a open grave with opened coffin cover.

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Created: August 18, 1999. Modified: September 30, 2017.