The comics master was born 102 years ago…
It goes something like this: Just about every comics artist working today owes a debt to Will Eisner, the visionary creator for whom the industry’s top award is named.
We’ve celebrated Eisner, who died in 2005, a number of ways over the years, but we’ve never done a full-on 13 COVERS treatment.
So here’s a selection of The Spirit issues culled from Eisner’s run with Kitchen Sink Press from the ’70s and ’80s.
Cover images and credits from the pioneering Grand Comics Database.