Wednesday 29 December 2010

Ian Fleming Drawing

Illustration of Ian Fleming by Sheilagh Noble featured in a hardback / bookclub-style edition of "From Russia With Love" published by Heron Books, Geneva 1981. Thanks to Dan for sharing this!.

Thursday 23 December 2010

Happy Holidays

Illustrated 007 is taking a Christmas break now. Many thanks to all my readers, happy holidays and a sucessful 2011.


Tribute Art

Great James Bond / Daniel Craig art tribute by Aaron Minier. Checkout out his blog here.

Sunday 19 December 2010

James Bond Comics

First James Bond Comic from Chile, Zig Zag # 1, 1968. A new story not based on Fleming's work. Cover Artwork by H. Jiron.

Sunday 12 December 2010

Colonel Sun Artwork

Illustration for serialisation of Kingsley Amis' "Colonel Sun" in Domenica Del Corriere, 30 April 1968. Artwork by Mario Tempesti.

DAF Paperback Cover

Chilean paperback edition "Diamates Eternos" (Diamonds Are Forever), Zig Zag Publishers.

Thursday 2 December 2010

McGinnis Artwork

Just received another beautiful print from the Hollywood Edition:
It's a Thunderball style artwork by Robert McGinnis, nicely printed, numbered and signed with certificate.

I love to own an original by McGinnis but at least I got a signed one. Have a look here for more prints .

Sunday 28 November 2010

Italian Casino Royale Comic Book

Italian Comic Book "Missione Royal" (Casino Royale) by Giallo Publishers, approx 1965. Artwork attributed to Franco Picchioni.

Saturday 27 November 2010

Thunderball Tribute Artwork

My attempt to create a Thunderball poster in a McGinnis / McCarthy style: Connery and Domino are painted using gouache, the background images are photos.

Saturday 20 November 2010

Latest Project

My latest project: Trying to create a Thunderball artwork in a McGinnis style. I've started by compositing several refernce photos and created a rough colour sketch. Next up: the large scale version.

Goldfinger Large Print

Cover artwork for the large print edition of Ian Fleming's James Bond novel "Goldfinger"

Sunday 7 November 2010

Goldfinger: Pan Paperback Edition

Goldfinger, Pan G455, published in 1961, cover artwork by Pat Owen

Saturday 6 November 2010

Belgian OHMSS Poster

Belgium poster for "On Her Majety's Secret Service". Based on the combined artworks by Frank McCarthy (Mountain scene), Robert Mcginnis (Tracy) and Yves Thos (Bond).

Sunday 31 October 2010

Thunderball Poster from Thailand

Thunderball re-issue poster from Thailand, artwork based on the desings by McCarthy / McGinnis.

Wednesday 27 October 2010

Italian Artwork

Illustration for serialisation of Ian Fleming's "Man With The Golden Gun" in Domenica Del Corriere, 11 April 1965. Artwork by Tabet.

Sunday 24 October 2010

Comic Artwork

Artwork and covers for the james Bond comic "Serpent's Tooth" by Paul Gulacy Paul Gulacy

Thursday 21 October 2010

Tutti Contro James Bond

"Tutti Contro James Bond" artwork for the Italian James Bond Festival poster by Averardo Ciriello 1972

Sunday 17 October 2010

Original Octopussy Artwork

Separate details for the Octopussy poster artwork by Dan Goozee. Big thanks to Thomas Nixdorf for sharing these. Thomas is always looking for original artwork to buy. Please contact me if you have anything for sale and I will introduce you. Thanks!

Diamond Are Forever Concept Artwork

Unused concept artwork for "Diamonds Are Forever" artist unknown but looks like Mcginnis - can anyone confirm?

Scan from Tony Nourmand's book "James Bond Movie Posters"

Saturday 16 October 2010

Italian Goldfinger Artwork

Italian Goldfinger poster artwork, original release and re-issue show slight differences.

Tuesday 12 October 2010

Diamond Are Forever Artwork

Illustration for serialisation of Ian Fleming's "Diamond Are Forever" in Domenica Del Corriere, 10 October 1965. Artwork by Tabet.

Sunday 10 October 2010

Bond Girls

Illustrations of the Goldfinger Girls by Magdalena BabiƄska. Check out her other Bond Girl Illustrations here.

Saturday 9 October 2010

Thunderball Concept Artwork

Re-creation of Robert McGinnis' concept version of the Thunderball "Look Out" artwork. It's based on sketch published in Thomas Nixdorf's book "License To Thrill" and non-related McGinnis work.

Does anyone have a real version of this?

Sunday 3 October 2010

Movie Collector Magazine

Issue 2 of "Movie Collector" magazine with a cover artwork by Terence Gilbert

Diamond Are Forever Artwork

Illustration for serialisation of Ian Fleming's "Diamond Are Forever" in Domenica Del Corriere, 7 November 1965. Artwork by Tabet.

Polish Bond Covers

Polish Bond editions: "Poscig"- Collection of crime and espionage short stories including Ian Flemings "For Your Eyes Only" published by Epoka, Warsaw 1990, cover by Krystyna Toepfer. "Diamenty sa wieczne" (Diamonds Are Forever) published by Mlodziezowa Agencja Wydawnicza, Warsaw 1990, illustration on cover by: Janusz Oblucki "Goldfinger" hardback published by Wydawnictwa "Alfa", Warsaw 1990, cover by: Janusz Oblucki Thanks again to Marcin for sharing these!

Saturday 2 October 2010

Diamonds Are Forever Poster Designs

Two concepts for "Diamonds Are Forever" original movie poster design by Robert McGinnis, tempera on board, 1971. The excellent artworks are actioned on 4th October 2010 by Winter Associates and come from the collection of John Griswold. Full details here.

Artwork from Germany

Cover artwork for a rare German hardcover edition of "Liebesgruesse aus Moskau" (From Russia With Love), Jan Fleming (Early German books used "Jan" instead of "Ian" for whatever reson), Blau/Gelb Kriminalromane by Humanitas Verlag, Konstanz, published some time between 1955-1961.

Promotional matches for the 1967 version of "Casino Royale" from Germany.

Cover of issue 8 of the German fanzine "Dossier NullNullSieben".

Big thanks to Heiko for sharing these, Heiko is the artist for the fanzine cover and editor for

Tribute Art

Tribute art by R.Kamal. Check out his other work here.

Sunday 19 September 2010

James Bond Pinball Machine

Plate artwork for the James Bond pinball machine by Gottlieb, 1980

Deluxe Talking Storybook

Deluxe Talking Storybook for "The Spy Who Loved Me", "Moonraker" and "A View To A Kill", comic style booklet and audio tape with a childrens version of the story, bublished by "Kid Stuff Records & Tapes Hollywood" in 1985.
Big thanks to Johan for sharing this. Check out his 007 record
collection on Flickr!

Saturday 11 September 2010

Italian Artwork

Illustration for serialisation of Ian Fleming's "Diamond Are Forever" in Domenica Del Corriere, 22 August 1965. Artwork by Tabet.

Brasilian Books

"Cassino Royale", Ian Fleming, L&PM Pocket Brazil, 2000

"007 Contra o foguete da morte" (Moonraker), Christopher Wood, hardcover edition by Circulo do Livro 1979

"Moscou Contra 007" (From Russia With Love), Ian Fleming, Editora Recrd 2003

Thanks to Beto for sharing these!

Thursday 9 September 2010

First Editions from Gardner Books

First Italian edition of "For Special Services", John Gardner First edition in "Segretissimo" of John Gardner's "Scorpius". Art by Massimo Rosestolato.

Thanks to Giacomo for sharing these scans!

Italian Cover Artwork

In February 1965 the Italian magazine "Domenica Del Corriere" dedicated cover and an article to Sean Connery's arrival in Rome. Front cover artwork by Walter Molino, inside artwork by Tabet.