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Masters of British Comics Art - Webshop Exclusive Cover

Masters of British Comics Art - Webshop Exclusive Cover

Released 1st Apr 2020

There are only 200 copies of this limited edition webshop variant hardback for sale.

A wildly entertaining and educational journey through the history of British comics – from the birth of the 20th century to the ‘80s invasion of American comics and through to today’s best contemporary artists! 

This webshop exclusive edition comes with a variant cover drawn by author David Roach, artist on 2000 AD’s Anderson: Psi Division, that pays tribute to Brian Bolland’s classic promotional image for Forbidden  Planet in the 1970s.

 A high-production hardcover compendium perfect as a coffee table book or academic encyclopedia, Masters of British Comics is painstakingly researched. Featuring artwork from a vast number highly-acclaimed artists carefully scanned from original artwork, Masters of British Comic Art is the definitive study and celebration of a beloved industry!

 Featuring a Who’s Who of talent, including Brian Bolland, Yvonne Hutton, Dave Gibbons, celebrated greats such as Don Lawrence and lost masters like Reg Bunn and Shirley Bellwood. Author and 2000 AD artist David Roach takes us on a journey through time detailing the surprising and fascinating evolution of the art from its humble beginnings to its current world-conquering status.