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    Default Good Night Frank.

    Just heard that Frank Frazetta died on May 10th, this year.

    He was one of the icons of 70's / 80's fantasy art.

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    owh, didn't read it yet. Really too bad, he did some brilliant pieces ... I definitely have to look into some of my old fantasy artbooks to marvel over those again .... thanks for posting
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    I didn't know he had died either but I certainly remember those pics. :-/
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    I thought I had dreamt it way back but I guess I didn't. Definitively the most influential artist in the genre. I watched a program on him on the Ovation channel some time ago and it was very interesting. I started my dancing girl after that show as an homage to him so I guess I had better finish it.
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    Yeah, it was a sad day for fans and artists alike. Heavy Metal magazine (September issue) has a nice little two page article detailing some of the highlights of his career. Of all the fantasy and sci-fi artists out there, he was, by and far, my favorite.

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    Bummer...
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    he will be missed - he made some great art - and I'm guessing that all of us (at least those over 30) have seen his art and been inspired to read and play and draw.
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