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Homecoming. Original Art Plate

5 pgs. Appeared first time [COLOR] in Solo #2 (2004).
Story/Art: Richad Corben (no signature, © 2003). Color: Lee Loughridge. Lettering: printed (Richard Corben).

France [FRA]: as “Le retour”, in Solo [FRA] #2 (2005).
Italy [ITA]: as “Ritorno a Casa”, in Solo [ITA] #4 (2014).
Spain [SPA]: as “La vuelta a casa”, [COLOR] in Solo [SPA] #2 (2005), and as “Vuelta a casa”, in Grande autores de Vertigo: Richard Corben (2015).

Style: Black line, hard full Colors. Genre: Western. Time Span: Wild West. Nudity: None.
Original Art Plate: The pen used was Sharpie and Pigma on 11″x17″ Strathmore paper. Computer generated full color output.
Keywords: Outlaws. Murder. Gunmen. Indian. Hanging. Betrayal.
Synopsis: Gunman escapes law. He flees home.
Comment: Mr. Corben’s first pure western story without fantasy or science fiction aspect. Furious riding in the beginning. Reminds the other story from Solo (“Belzon’s Treasure”), though it is different. Again underlaying reason for action is much more deeper than what you can see from panels. All the way till tricky end. Excellent work, both visual and verbal.

Scanned from Spanish print. Apparently similar with the original English print.

Homecoming, 8 pgs

Copyright © 2006 Heart-Attack-Series, Ink!
Created: January 11, 2005. Last updated: July 11, 2019 at 19:55 pm

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