Grains of Sand: 25 Years of The Sandman (Signed Bookplate Edition)
The Cartoon Art Museum presents a stunning 144-page soft cover full-color catalog showcasing over 100 pieces from CAM’s historic exhibition Grains of Sand.
Highlights include more than 20 pages from the groundbreaking first issue of Sandman; eight pages from "The Sound of Her Wings," featuring the first appearance of Death from Sandman #8; full-color paintings by Yoshitaka Amano, Barron Storey, J.H. Williams III, and series cover artist Dave McKean; beautiful, un-retouched pencil artwork by famed illustrator Michael Zulli; and highlights from Neil Gaiman's personal collection of Sandman artwork.
Grains of Sand also features new text pieces by Sandman co-creators Neil Gaiman, Sam Kieth, and Mike Dringenberg as well as Sandman: Overture artist J.H. Williams III.
This Signed Bookplate Edition features an original bookplate exclusive to this catalog designed and signed by Mike Dringenberg and Sam Kieth, and additional bookplates signed by J.H. Williams III and Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean.
This catalog was made possible by DC Comics and Vertigo, Butler, Shine, Stern & Partners, and exhibition co-curator and catalog designer Ryan Graff.