Sunday, June 19, 2011

All-Fathers

Fathers



Fathers gone...


Panels from Batman #404 (February 1987), script by Frank Miller, pencils and inks by David Mazzucchelli, colors by Richmond Lewis, letters by Todd Klein


...but never forgotten.


Panels from Daredevil: Battlin' Jack Murdock #1 (August 2007), co-plot and script by Zeb Wells; co-plot, pencils, and inks by Carmine Di Giandomenico; letters by Dave Lanphear


Fathers found...


Panels from Uncanny X-Men #148 (August 1981), script by Chris Claremont, breakdowns by Dave Cockrum, finishes by Joe Rubinstein, colors by Glynis Wein, letters by Janice Chiang


...missing...


Panels from Generation X #22 (December 1996), script by Scott Lobdell, pencils by Chris Bachalo, inks by Al Vey and Scott Hanna, colors by Steve Buccellato, letters by Richard Starkings


...and lost again.


Panels from X-Factor v.3 #7 (July 2006), script by Peter David, pencils and inks by Ariel Olivetti, colors by Jose Villarrubia, letters by Cory Petit


Fathers misguided...


Panel from Avengers West Coast #57 (April 1990), script and pencils by John Byrne, inks by Paul Ryan, colors by Bob Sharen, letters by Bill Oakley


...and those led astray.


Panels from Silent War #2 (April 2007), script by David Hine; pencils, inks, and colors by Frazer Alex Irving, letters by Cory Petit


Fathers with tough love.


Panels from Wolverine: Origins #48 (July 2010), script by Daniel Way; pencils and inks by Will Conrad, colors by Andy Troy, letters by Cory Petit


Fathers who know best.


Panels from Franklin Richards: Super Summer Spectacular one-shot (September 2006), co-plot and script by Mark Sumerak; co-plot, pencils, and inks by Chris Eliopoulos; colors by Lovern Kindzierski; letters by Chris Eliopolous


Bad fathers.


Panels from Starman v.2 #72 (December 2000), script by James Robinson, pencils and inks by Peter Snejbjerg, colors by Gregory Wright, color separations by Jamison, letters by Bill Oakley


Fathers and sons reconciled...




...And grandfathers too.




New fathers.


Panel from Starman v.2 #75 (March 2001), script by James Robinson, pencils and inks by Peter Snejbjerg, colors by Gregory Wright, letters by Bill Oakley


Fathers never met.




Men who were like fathers.


Panels from Amazing Fantasy #16 (December 1995), script by Kurt Busiek, painted by Paul Lee, letters by Richard Starkings


Fathers with their sons.


Panel from Thor #353 (March 1985), script, pencils, and inks by Walt Simonson; colors by Christie Scheele, letters by John Workman


Fathers with their daughters.


Panels from Thor: Whoever Wields This Hammer one-shot (June 2011), script by Christos Gage, pencils and inks by Marco Torricelli, colors by Chris Sotomayor, letters by Dave Sharpe


Fathers! Appreciate them!*


Page from Archie Comics #56 (May-June 1952), art by George Frese



*Except for The Mist.


1 comment:

Servo said...

Nicely done there, Bully. It's nice to see some appreciation for fatherhood. Some great sequences there - well except for the Mist.