The Eagle: The Big City Caper

Made:
1964
maker:
Keith Watson

Original artwork for the `Eagle' comic featuring the character `Dan Dare'. Monochrome wash, ink and gouache on card. The Big City Caper. Artist, Keith Watson, 1964. 1. Eagle volume 15, no 20, page 3. 27.5x39.5cm. Storyline features: Xel, power cuts, police jet crash. 2. Eagle volume 15, no 21, page 2. 54.5x39.5cm. Storyline features: Xel obeyed, no heat to cook food. 3. Eagle volume 15, no 21, page 3. 27.5x39.5cm. Storyline features: food frozen over in GPO Post Office Tower restaurant. 4. Eagle volume 15, no 22, page 2. 54x38.5cm. Storyline features: fall of Xel. 5. Eagle volume 15, no 22, page 3. 26.5x38.5cm. Storyline features: Dan Dare plans a teenage colony

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1993-1065
type:
illustration
credit:
Christie's South Kensington Limited

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