“BAREFOOTZ” — Dolly’s
Sexual Frustration (1974)
Barefootz's seemingly always horny
friend Dolly is
desperate enough to partner with our reluctant
hero who does his best to deter her, perhaps in
Size/medium/condition: Horizontal 22
x 16 inches (55.9 x 40.6 cm). Ink
on Bristol board, with Zip-a-Tone on one panel.
The logo is missing, otherwise all original art
and excellent condition.
Provenance:Warranted to be
authentic and from the estate of Howard Cruse, which the
DKAA agency exclusively represents.
Further reference: Howard
Cruse(1944-2019) was an
American cartoonist best
known for humor and gay themes. First coming to
attention in the 1970s during the underground
comix movement with Barefootz,
he was the founding editor of Gay Comix in
1980, created the gay-themed strip Wendel during
the 1980s, and he reached a more mainstream audience
in 1995 with his masterwork Stuck
Rubber Baby (published in an anniversary edition
in 2020 by First Second).
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