1973 Lithograph - "Captain Hurricane" Mock-Up Storyboard
Original 1973 Lithograph. Black and white. Printed on paper laid down on board. A complete story (four and a half consecutive pages) from 13 April 1973.
“Captain Hurricane” was a humorous strip which appeared in the “Valiant” British comics anthology in the 1960s and 1970s. Captain Hurricane was a massive ex-sea skipper who became a Captain in the British Royal Marines Commandos, fighting against the German and Japanese armed forces in World War II. With his first mate and Batman, "Maggots" Malone, he battled the Axis powers with his super human strength that appeared as he was enraged. See here for our full collection of children's illustrations. Sulis Fine Art Historian Olivia Nichols has written an article exploring children's illustrations which can be read here
Size: 25.3 x 19.7cm (10" x 7.8")
Product Code: me709
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