Jim Holdaway’s Modesty Blaise (187)

Posted on November 22, 2010


Here’s a MODESTY BLAISE – ORIGINAL Pen & Ink by Jim Holdaway & Signed by the artist.

 It’s a very EARLY ORIGINAL MODESTY BLAISE strip by one of the great masters of illustration, the brilliant Jim Holdaway.

This superb Piece of Original Art is from the Modesty Blaise strip ” THE LONG LEVER ” (by Peter O’Donnell) & is numbered 187. The daily strips ”THE LONG LEVER” appeared in the London Evening Standard 23 September 1963 – 2 January 1964 – (strips 115 – 211).

These very early strips by Jim Holdaway are rather scarce as several have been destroyed, many are very yellowish with tears which unfortunately have gone through the artwork. This board is in Excellent Condition.

A Brilliant and Magnificent example of an Original Jim Holdaway’s strip with our sexy heroine Modesty Blaise & Willie Garvin.

The Images can be enlarged to observe the magnificent /stunning Artwork.

Wonderful Pen & Ink Art.

The strip is professionally mounted (matted) (off white ivory colour mount) & backed ready for framing & protected by transparent removable cellophane cover (Mount/ backing can easily be removed).

Size board (image): 19 x 5 ½ inches (48cm x 14 cm) – Size board including mount: 23 x 9 ½ inches (58cm x 24cm).

Original Pen & Ink Board.

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