Frank Robbins "The Night of the Beast" Page 12

The Shadow #7
Oct-Nov 1974
Published by DC Comics, Copyright DC Comics

Robbins' fills up the panels with foreground action. He shadows out the background in the third panel as if it were a cinematic scene, just enough is shown to get the story elements across. This seems to indicate the speed with which Robbins was working on this page. See for example the wrinkle effects on the Shadow's form in panel 2: almost completely abstract.

"However, the Shadow acts like a steel spring uncoiling..."

Shadow #7 page 12 Frank Robbins

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