Revelation Cover Art

Created by
Anyabwile, Dawud, American
McGee, Brian, American, born 1970
Written by
Sims, Guy A., American
Subject of
Big City Entertainment, Inc., American, founded 2007
Reed's, American
Medium
ink on cardboard, wood, metal
Dimensions
H x W x D (frame): 54 3/4 × 42 1/2 × 1 5/16 in. (139 × 108 × 3.4 cm)
Type
posters
promotional materials
Place printed
United States, North and Central America
Date
2015
Description
A framed digital art poster of the cover of the Brotherman graphic novel “REVELATION” by Bg City Entertainment, Inc. The image depicts Botherman wearing a blue colored mask and shirt, a backpack and pants. A white “B” is on his chest. He is standing with his fists clenched. His right hand is by his right hip. His left hand is raised above his head. He is standing in front of a wall with posters on it. His shadow is highlighted against the wall. A poster above his head reads “BROTHER / MAN / DICTATOR OF DISCIPLINE.” White printed text at the top of the illustration lists the creators of the graphic novel. They are Dawud Anyabwile, Guy A. Sims and Brian Mcgee. A red star on the bottom right of the image has white text inside that reads “THE / GRAPHIC / NOVEL.” Large white text at the bottom of the illustration reads “REVELATION.” Printed below the graphic novel’s title in yellow ink is “BROTHERMANCOMICS.COM” A white label with black text is adhered to the back of the frame at bottom. It reads “REED’S / FINEART GALLERY / THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT / 984 SOUTH MAIN STREET CONYERS GA 30012 / 229-630-5712.”
Topic
African American
Art
Comics and graphic novels
Graphic design
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Brotherman Comics / Big City Entertainment, Inc.
Object number
2017.116.6.4
Restrictions & Rights
© Big City Entertainment, Inc.
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Classification
Visual Arts
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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