Treasures Retold: The Lost Art Of Alex Toth

byDean MullaneyIllustratorAlex Toth

Hardcover | July 16, 2019

Treasures Retold: The Lost Art Of Alex Toth by Dean Mullaney
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A companion to the three-time Eisner-winning Alex Toth: Genius series, this blockbuster collection is full of rarely seen stories and artwork by the legendary artist.

Alex Toth's significance to comics and animation art cannot be overstated. During his career, he was the comic industry's foremost proponent of modern design and composition. Starting in 1950, his work influenced almost every one of his contemporaries, and has continued to work its magic on the generations that followed. In animation, his 1960s model sheets for Hanna-Barbera are still passed around as swipe sources from animator to young animator in the 21st Century.

Included are complete stories from the 1950s and beyond, recently discovered color animation storyboards and presentation drawings, sketches and doodles, industrial comics, and individual pages from obscure comics and magazines. It's a treasure trove that makes a fitting companion to the Eisner Award-winning Alex Toth: Genius trilogy.
Born in New York City in 1928, Alex Toth attended what is now the School of Visual Arts and broke into the comic book field as a teenager. During his sixty-year professional career, he became known as the "artists' artist"--he became very much like his great hero, Noel Sickles--the guy all the others wanted to draw like. In t...
Title:Treasures Retold: The Lost Art Of Alex TothFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:296 pages, 13.31 X 9.81 X 1.33 inShipping dimensions:296 pages, 13.31 X 9.81 X 1.33 inPublished:July 16, 2019Publisher:IDW PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1684054125

ISBN - 13:9781684054121

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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