EXCLUSIVE! All week, we’ve had top artists pick their favorite Eisner splashes. Today, we finish with the artist we started with, MATT WAGNER!
UPDATED 3/17: Will Eisner would have been 100 on March 6. We’ve gathered our best Eisner coverage and are re-presenting it for the occasion. For a complete index of stories, including contributions by Darwyn Cooke, Matt Wagner and Francesco Francavilla, click here. Enjoy.
At the time this was written, Wagner was taking over The Spirit at Dynamite. For his first selection, click here.
“A close second is the splash for Powder Pouf from January 4, 1948. Just a classic portrait of one of Eisner‘s deadly femme fatales and anybody who’s seen some of my Grendel covers knows that I looooves me some spider webs!”