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The Art of Moebius/Jean Giraud Limited Edition Book, Signed original tipped in with George Lucas Intro
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The Art of Moebius/Jean Giraud Limited Edition Book, Signed original tipped in with George Lucas Intro
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Giraud, Jean (Moebius). The Art of Moebius. Editor Byron Preiss. New York: Epic Comics, 1989. Limited Edition #89 of 100, in pen to original tipped in Moebius artwork. Padded hardcover in sheeny white with red lettering. Small closed tear to introduction page, stray mark to front cover. 

Jean Henri Gaston Giraud,   French artist, cartoonist and writer- Giraud garnered worldwide acclaim predominantly under the pseudonym Mœbius and to a lesser extent Gir, which he used for the Blueberry series and his paintings. Esteemed by Federico Fellini, Stan Lee and Hayao Miyazaki among others, he has been described as the most influential bandes dessinées artist after Hergé.

His most famous works include the series Blueberry, created with writer Jean-Michel Charlier, featuring one of the first anti-heroes in Western comics. As Mœbius he created a wide range of science fiction and fantasy comics in a highly imaginative, surreal, almost abstract style. These works include Arzach and the Airtight Garage of Jerry Cornelius. He also collaborated with avant-garde filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky for an unproduced adaptation of Dune and the comic book series The Incal.

Mœbius also contributed storyboards and concept designs to numerous science fiction and fantasy films, such as Alien, Tron, The Fifth Element and The Abyss. In 2004, Moebius and Jodorowsky sued Luc Besson for using The Incal as inspiration for Fifth Element, a lawsuit which they lost. Blueberry was adapted for the screen in 2004 by French director Jan Kounen.






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