Album Covers · Illustration Art · Look Here · Robert Foster

Look Here: Another Gor cover with art by Robert Foster…

I’ve just added a fourth cover to last year’s post, Look Here: The first three Gor novels, with cover art by Robert Foster, but I suppose I might as well post it here, too:


Hey, it’s a hand-coloured photomontage!

Album Covers · Connections · Illustration Art

Connections: Neil Young (1974) and Supertramp (1975)


Keywords: On the Beach by Neil Young, Crisis? What Crisis? by Supertramp.

Album Covers · Illustration Art · Look Here · Sanjulian

Look Here: Four Conan covers with art by Sanjulian

More cover scans this morning; fans of heroic fantasy will be pleased with the selection, I think:


Keywords: Conan: The Flame Knife by Robert E. Howard and L. Sprague de Camp; Conan: The Treasure of Tranicos by Robert E. Howard, revised by L. Sprague de Camp; Conan the Mercenary by Andrew J. Offutt, Conan and the Sorcerer by Andrew J. Offutt; Sanjulian.

Album Covers · Book/Magazine Covers (Jones) · Illustration Art · Jeffrey "Jeff" Catherine Jones · Look Here

Look Here: CONJURE WIFE, with cover art by Jeffrey Jones

Took me a while to find a nice, cheap copy of Fritz Leiber’s Conjure Wife with “Woman fleeing from…” cover art by Jeffrey Jones, but in the summer of 2013 I got lucky… and now that I’ve finally gotten around to scanning it, I can show you what it looks like:


Album Covers · Illustration Art · John Berkey · Look Here

Look Here: Four more SF covers with monumental machines by John Berkey

More covers, freshly scanned and displayed in order of publication:


Jupiter and Star Science Fiction 4 are wraparound covers, but I’m not in the mood right now to do the scanning and stitching necessary to display the back, spine, and front of each book as a single image. Sorry…

Keywords: Star Science Fiction 4, edited by Frederik Pohl; Jupiter, edited by Carol and Frederik Pohl; The Humanoid Touch by Jack Williamson; Rendezvous by D. Alexander Smith; John Berkey.

Album Covers · Illustration Art · Look Here · Roger Huyssen

Look Here: Two classic album covers with amusing airbrush art by Roger Huyssen

Freshly scanned from my personal collection of old vinyl, here are two classic album covers with art by Roger Huyssen:


The above scans were made possible by our recently acquired cheapo 11 x 17 inch flatbed scanner, although it still takes two passes per album cover, plus a bit of stitching with Microsoft Image Composite Editor, and some futzing around in GIMP, to get to the final JPEGs.

It’s a thankless job, but…

Keywords: Picnic Suite by Claude Bolling, Jean-Pierre Rampal, and Alexander Lagoya; Suite for Violin and Jazz Piano by Pinchas Zukerman and Claude Bolling, Roger Huyssen.