Three essential new books help navigate the bright world of fantasy art.

Michael Pearce /MutualArt

The sale of Frank Frazetta’s Egyptian Queen for $5.4 million in 2019 has shown that imaginative realist art has become a serious player in the secondary market. Smart investors need to know who the major artists are in this field, and to understand the history of how this popular art has developed. Three new books may help.

“Fantastic Paintings of Frank Frazetta” by J. David Spurlock. Vanguard

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It is a measure of the popularity and significance of Frank Frazetta that the first edition of this new survey of his extraordinary work sold out immediately. …



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