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11/01/2020 12:10 pm  #1


Covers Derived from Fallen Friend/Pieta

This is a special case where two famous comic covers were inpired by an art piece, and even they weren't the first.
Original art piece:
https://www.ncronline.org/sites/default/files/styles/article_full_width/public/512px-Michelangelo%27s_Pieta_5450_cropncleaned_edit.jpg?itok=Qr7EOQSb

 


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11/01/2020 12:11 pm  #2


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Famous cover #1: X-Men #136
https://www.brooklyncomicshop.com/BCS/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/X-Men-Uncanny-136-Brooklyn-Comic-Shop.jpg


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11/01/2020 12:12 pm  #3


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Famous cover #2, and the source of most homages in this category: Crisis on Infinite Earths #7
https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0499/0581/products/Image_28732b6f-1218-4dc2-8ac7-a170f003e4d1.jpg?v=1559062063


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11/01/2020 12:13 pm  #4


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Earlier variant: Thor #127
https://i.annihil.us/u/prod/marvel/i/mg/4/00/4f6391594af09/clean.jpg


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11/01/2020 12:15 pm  #5


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Superman: The Man of Steel #10
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/proxy/2AlJNUxAg9aatqpuT32jmaFAswIBJvmntqDRbwOrzwvww7tZxIHDHrzV987H1ekND4XF34u8qDRjyNNw5uqM9mLyZ025k4q_Dw4p3bAq49OlTS5kE1eYDGqD3u7Ct9whrgOLlc3F1eM5wt5tkxsh5KdypA

 


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11/01/2020 12:16 pm  #6


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Mighty Mouse #4
https://i.pinimg.com/originals/83/09/c5/8309c5525df7d5768bce24a1a25e7671.jpg


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11/01/2020 12:17 pm  #7


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Tom Strong #22
https://comicvine1.cbsistatic.com/uploads/scale_medium/6/67663/2207773-22.jpg


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11/01/2020 12:20 pm  #8


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Crisis 35th Anniversary
https://imgix.bustle.com/inverse/ff/3d/c0/27/e97b/4f68/8d9b/56aca7459fc1/cover-of-the-35th-anniversary-release-of-crisis-on-infinite-earths-on-trade-paperback.jpeg


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11/01/2020 12:21 pm  #9


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Superman's Girlfriend Lois Lane #128
https://d1466nnw0ex81e.cloudfront.net/n_iv/600/1143723.jpg

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11/01/2020 12:22 pm  #10


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Obnoxio the Clown #1
https://i.annihil.us/u/prod/marvel/i/mg/6/80/5e21e3859d04d/clean.jpg

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11/01/2020 12:23 pm  #11


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Marvel Graphic Novel #1 (one of the most faithful to the original art piece)
https://13thdimension.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/26145.jpg


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11/01/2020 1:29 pm  #12


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https://i.imgur.com/y2bl9Ap.jpg?1

 

11/02/2020 8:00 am  #13


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https://i.imgur.com/HE7yCHu.jpg?1

 

11/02/2020 5:12 pm  #14


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https://i.imgur.com/qGs0npj.jpg?1

 

11/03/2020 9:58 am  #15


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https://i.imgur.com/PCUiBS2.jpg

 

11/03/2020 12:22 pm  #16


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X-Men: Phoenix Endsong #4
https://media.emmafrostfiles.com/images/Phoenix-Endsong-04.jpg


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11/06/2020 9:42 am  #17


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11/06/2020 10:11 am  #18


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In fact all these threads have been done before. For example, search Google for comiccollectorlive cover homage.
Should we still continue?

 

11/06/2020 12:55 pm  #19


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zuckyd1 wrote:

In fact all these threads have been done before. For example, search Google for comiccollectorlive cover homage.
Should we still continue?

I'm still game. We might find things other sites overlooked. But no worries if anyone wants to bow out.
 


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