Vincent Di Fate

Look Here: ARSLAN and two others with cover art by Vincent Di Fate

More cover scans this morning! Vincent Di Fate is a big name in SF illustration — he was inducted into the SF Hall of Fame in 2011 — but his work has never been featured on RCN. My problem with Di Fate’s work is that, generally speaking, I find it lacking in originality and oomph, but I’ve tried to keep an open mind, and now I finally have three in hand that I think are interesting, though I still can’t shake the feeling that the images have been cobbled together in an impersonal, stylistically nondescript sort of way:

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Keywords: Arslan by M. J. Engh, To Your Scatted Bodies Go by Philip José Farmer, The Other Side of Tomorrow by Roger Elwood, ed., Vincent Di Fate.

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