Gris Grimly's Frankenstein
- Author:Mary Shelley
- Creator:Gris Grimly
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- Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
- Number Of Items:1
- Shipping Weight (lbs):1.6
- Dimensions (in):10.3 x 6.8 x 0.9
- Publication Date:August 27, 2013
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Gris Grimly's Frankenstein is a twisted, fresh, and utterly original full-length, full-color graphic-novel adaptation of Mary Shelley's original text, brought to life by acclaimed illustrator Gris Grimly.
This is the first fully illustrated version to use the original 1818 text and is destined to capture the imagination of those new to the story as well as those who know it well.
New York Times bestselling illustrator Gris Grimly has long considered Frankenstein to be one of his chief inspirations. From the bones and flesh of the original, he has cut and stitched Mary Shelley's text to his own artwork, creating something entirely new: a stunningly original remix, both classic and contemporary, sinister and seductive, heart-stopping and heartbreaking.
Perfect for fans of Edgar Allan Poe and Neil Gaiman's Coraline.
Inside My Sketchbook: How Frankenstein Became Gris Grimly’s Frankenstein.
Click here for a larger image Manuscript page:
The beginning . . . a mix of notes, page layouts, and character sketches, which I would create right on the manuscript page as I read. You can also see my notes on abridging the original text.
Click here for a larger imageSketches of Victor:
Some of my earliest studies of the mad creator.
Click here for a larger imageCharacter study of the monster:
A series of early concept drawings, where I was figuring out not only the design of the monster, but the line style I would employ.
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