Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book Review ( New Edition )

Posted By yonghow on November 26th, 2015

Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book

This beautiful hardcover volume is an updated edition of James Jean’s illustrated covers for Vertigo’s highly acclaimed comic series Fables ( review for old edition here ), featuring 91 single issues and 11 wraparounds.

The book is filled with James Jean’s extraordinary art work from cover to cover, showcasing his versatile illustration style.

Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book

(above) This piece immediately brings to mind John William Waterhouse’s painting Saint Eulalia, perhaps James Jean’s nod to the Pre-Raphaelite maestro ?

Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book
Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book

A spectacular art book collecting some of James Jean’s best illustration work. This book adds 48 pages of additional material to the original edition and comes very highly recommended.

Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean details :

– Dimensions – 8.9 x 0.9 x 11.8 inches
– 256 pages, hard cover
– full color, in English

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3 Responses to “Fables Covers : The Art of James Jean Book Review ( New Edition )”

DISTRAKT

Simply brilliant!

Fasterfiz

Yeah, what a draftsman! Anyone else picking up an ‘Arthur Rackham’ vibe from the sketch/b&w stages?

Li-An

Well, I won’t buy it a second time…