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Jack Cole and Plastic Man : forms stretched to their limits

Author: Art Spiegelman; Chip Kidd
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For years Jack Cole labored dutifully as a cartoonist, comic book illustrator, and Playboy's premier artist. He was, on the outside, a mild-mannered and easygoing guy. One look at his most famous creation--the manic, surreal Plastic Man--and there is no question that much more lurked in the mind of the artist than anyone suspected. Pulitzer Prize-winning writer and cartoonist Art Spiegelman and renowned graphic  Read more...
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Named Person: Jack Cole; Cole.; Jack Cole
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Art Spiegelman; Chip Kidd
ISBN: 0811831795 9780811831796
OCLC Number: 48100169
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Responsibility: by Art Spiegelman and Chip Kidd.
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Pulitzer-prize winning writer and illustrator Spiegelman joins forces with designer Kidd to pay homage to the comic book hero Plastic Man, and his creator, Jack Cole. Illustrations throughout.  Read more...

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Jack Cole was a masterful comic book artist who helped define the golden age of his art form. In the early '40s he looked at sideshow freaks and a new wonder material that was reshaping the planet Read more...

 
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