Futura Art of R. Black HC (2007 Dark Horse) L'Art De R. Black comic books 2008
[Futura] L'Art De R. Black - 1st printing. Sparkling as polished chrome, slick as oiled leather, hard as a scorned woman's stare, the poster art of R. Black is renowned for its elegant line, razor-sharp design, and dark pulp motifs, creating an instantly recognizable synergy of cool elegance and hot eroticism. R. Black's dark world is a steamy landscape of leggy sirens, gleaming bikes, spiked heels, and leather-clad devils. Black's voluminous catalog of work includes striking images created for Bauhaus, Elvis Costello, Misfits, GWAR, Ministry, and countless more, plus numerous album covers, t-shirt designs, and magazine covers, plus a memorable series of images for Original Sin Hard Cider, featured in this volume. Futura: The Art of R. Black is the first published collection of Black's striking designs. Foreword by Brian Ewing. R. Black's work is well known among rock fans and amongst collectors of the booming rock poster market. Hardcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 112 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $19.95.