HOWARD CRUSE ORIGINAL ART:Page
98 of Stuck Rubber Baby
Medium: India Ink applied with
a Rapidograph on 2-ply Strathmore plate-surface bristol
board; some brushwork added for natural texture and
hair. Shaded with intricate crosshatching.
(Original art is 250% of the image size in the American
Condition: Excellent, with
following caveats: Lettering errors in the first,
fourth, and twelfth, word balloons have been corrected
with patches. All are executed on 1-ply Strathmore of
the same coloration as the 2-ply Strathmore underneath
and hence are barely perceptible.
The original art will be shipped directly from the
Comments by the artist: With
Ginger having left town, Toland is attempting to date
other girls like a “normal” guy, bringing southern belle
Sybil Louise to a backyard barbecue at Melanie and Orley’s
place. Riley and Mavis are also there, and when Riley
discovers a racist newspaper in the house, he launches
into a rant of ridicule over the paper and the whole
racist culture they’re all trapped in.