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Morning Art

Posted By Alex Belth On October 14, 2011 @ 11:07 am In Art of the Night,Arts and Culture,Comics | Comments Disabled

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By Andres Franquin.

This picture is from a Gaston Lafaffe comic strip [2]. Gaston was like the Dude from “The Big Lebowski,” a professional goldbricker. He was an early hero of mine. Here, Gaston’s co-workers find him in a cave of paperwork. When I was little I used to think this was the ideal fantasy–safe, content, and protected from the world.


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[2] a Gaston Lafaffe comic strip: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gaston_(comics)

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