Comic Book Statues

moon knightI have recently come into some Bowen statues, busts, of a wide variety of Marvel heroes and villains–many of whom I do not recognize.  They range from the wildly outrageous to the vaguely familiar to the iconic.

I found the simplicity of this statue of Moon Knight striking.  Something about the collection as a whole is mesmerizing.

The thought and effort put into
gathering such a collection is breathtaking.  The statues have been
Marvelaccumulated over years, reflecting various stages of the collector’s life.   A biography.

Looking at this one, Zombie, I think about the collector and what he was up to when he purchased it.  The statues form a whole, and the notion of dispersing the collection troubles me.

Dr. Z
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