Tuesday 29 January 2013

Comic Book Covers from Brazil

Comic book cover artwork from Brazil. Does anyone know a bit more about these?

Saturday 26 January 2013

Poster Restoration

I've set myself the goal to find a good quality scan or photo of all Bond posters. Sometimes it's  tricky - like finding the original "Askbollen" (Thunderball) poster from Sweden. All I could find was a small photo (Thanks whoever shared this!). So I've restored the poster digitally.

Monday 21 January 2013

James Bond Comic Books from Brazil

James Bond comic book covers from Brazil. I know very little about these. Does sombody know when they where published and by whom?

50 Anniversary Tribute Artwork

Tribute artwork by Graham Kennedy for the 50th anniversary of the James Bond 007 movie series.

Saturday 19 January 2013

From Russia With Love Poster Artwork

3 variations of Sean Connery in the "From Russia With Love" poster. The US used a retouched photo of Connery while the posters from Argentina use two different, repainted versions of the figure.

James Bond Comics from Brazil

Painted cover artwork for James Bond 007 comic books from Brazil, published in 1968.

Saturday 12 January 2013

Dr No Mexican Lobby Cards

Lobby cards for "Dr No", Mexico 1964. I know about 9 existing cards which strikes me as an odd number. Are there any others out there?

Sunday 6 January 2013

Live And Let Die Cover From Sweden

Cover artwork for the 2nd Swedish edition of "Leva Och Lata Do" (Live and Let Die), Ian Fleming, Zebra / Albert Bonniers Publication.
Thanks to Stephan for sharing this scan!

From Russia With Love Book Cover

Original cover artwork for the 1996 Coronet edition of "From Russia With Love", 45 by 31 cm, ink, airbrush and gouache with acetate overlay of lettering. Final cover as comparison below.

Thursday 3 January 2013

The Making Of The Living Daylights

"The Making Of The Living Daylights", Charles Helfenstein 2012. Lovingly researched and illustrated book about the movie.

Tuesday 1 January 2013

Ian Fleming Bibliography

"Ian Fleming - The Bibliography", Jon Gilbert, Queen Anne Press 2012. Comprehensive list and description of all Ian Fleming works published in UK and US including rare instances such as "Berlin Escape" (The Living Daylights) in Argosy Magazine.