Friday, 31 August 2012

Japanese Thunderball Comic

Japanese Thunderball comic, artwork by Takao Saito.

James Bond Biography

Cover artwork for the US edition of the "James Bond - The Authorized Biography Of 007" John Pearson, Grove Press 1986, artist unknown.

Model Kit Artwork

James Bond / Goldfinger themed artwork for Aurora Aston Martin model kit box. Thanks to Jim for finding this!

Wednesday, 29 August 2012

German Thunderball Cover

Updated book cover artwork by Michael Gillette for the German edition of "Feuerball" (Thunderball). More details here.

Tuesday, 28 August 2012

First Edition Covers From Sweden

  • Casino Royale, Albert Bonniers Förlag, 1955, Artwork by Adolf Hallman
  • Leva och låta dö (Live And Let Die), Albert Bonniers Förlag, 1954, Art by Adolf Hallman
  • Attentat (Moonraker), Albert Bonniers Förlag, 1957, Artwork by Leif Zetterling
  • Doden spelar falskt (Diamonds Are Forever), Albert Bonniers Förlag, 1956, Art by Leif Zetterling

  • Kamrat mördare (From Russia With Love), Albert Bonniers Förlag, 1958, Artwork by Leif Zetterling.
  • Döden på Jamaica (Dr No), Albert Bonniers Förlag, 1958, Artwork by Leif Zetterling
  • Goldfinger, Albert Bonniers Förlag, 1960, Artwork by Leif Zetterling.
  • Ur dödlig synvinkel (For Your Eyes Only), Albert Bonniers Förlag, 1962, Artwork by Leif Zetterling.

  • Askbollen (Thunderball), Albert Bonniers Förlag, 1962, Artwork by Leif Zetterling
  • Älskade spion (The Spy Who Loved Me), Albert Bonniers Förlag, 1965
  • I hennes majestäts hemliga tjänst (On Her Majesty's Secret Service), Albert Bonniers Förlag, 1965, Artwork by Yrjö Edelman
  • Man lever bara tva ganger (You Only Live Twice), Albert Bonniers Förlag, 1964, Artwork by Hans Arnold 
  • Mannen med den gyllene pistolen (The Man With The Golden Gun), Albert Bonniers Förlag, 1965, Artwork by Hans Arnold 
  • Octopussy, Albert Bonniers Förlag, 1966, Artwork by Hans Arnold

Big thanks to Anders from "From Sweden With Love " for sharing these covers with me. Check out his site!

Monday, 27 August 2012

New MI6 Magazine

Check out the latest issue of MI6 Confidential magazine: It features art from the Barbican exhibition and a retrospective look back at the history of Daniel Craig's teaser posters. More info here.

Friday, 17 August 2012

Unused Book Cover Artwork

Unused cover artwork for the James Bond continuation novel "Devil May Care".  Art by Mark Stutzman, 20x14 inch,  gouache on illustration paper. From the collection of Thomas Nixdorf.

007 Legends Concept Artwork

Digital concept artwork for the "License To Kill" mission in the upcoming video game "007 Legends". Thanks to MI6 for sharing this!

Saturday, 11 August 2012

John Gardner Large Print Covers

Large print editions of John Gardner James Bond 007 novels:
  • Death Is Forever, 1993
  • Seafire, 1996
  • Scorpius published by Thorndike 1988
  • The Man from Barbarossa, 1992
  • Win, Lose or Die,published by Isis 1990 in the UK.
  • No Deals, Mr. Bond, published by Isis 1987
  • Brokenclaw, 1990
  • Never Send Flowers,1994

Friday, 10 August 2012

You Only Live Twice Art Tribute

"You Only Live Twice" tribute artwork by Graham Kennedy. Check out his other works here.

Thursday, 9 August 2012

Entertainment Weekly Artwork

Artwork in Entertainment Weekly  magazine, 10 August 2012, illustration by Mark Stutzman.

Wednesday, 8 August 2012

Original VHS Cover Artwork

Original artwork by Tom Stimpson for the VHS video covers of "Goldfinger" and "On Her Majesty's Secret Service". Thanks to Sam for sharing these!