The Shadow v2 #3 - Bernie Wrightson art

The Shadow v2 #3, 1973 - A large penitentiary draws suspicion from the Shadow and his team, leading them to the infamous mobster King Cobra. Series artist Michael Kaluta gets a hand from Bernie Wrightson, whose inks significantly enhance the artwork. The opening bank robbery scene (see interior page below) and the exploding prison walls (page 17) are but two of many fine panels. Their respective styles work well together almost seamlessly. Collaborations by these two are few, but House of Mystery #221 also stands out. Prior to this first Shadow issue, Wrightson also did a stunning promotional ad in several DC issues, including Kamandi #2. This is number 1 of 2 Shadow issues with Wrightson art and/or covers.
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"Kingdom of the Cobra" Wrightson story inks (Mike Kaluta pencils) 20 pages = ****

The Shadow v2 #3 - Bernie Wrightson dc 1970s bronze age comic book page art
 Bernie Wrightson
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