back to haunt you [ SLASH Magazine cover ]
Giclée print 10 x 14 inches
is the cover art Vallen did for the very last issue of SLASH
Magazine in 1980. The Giclée print being offered is the
black & white drawing only... not the full SLASH cover
(shown below). Printed in a limited edition of only 150
prints, Vallen hand-signed and numbered each one. The image
is printed on high quality Arches white paper, with a white
border left around the artwork.
drawing, titled Come back to haunt you, was a visual
proclamation that the spirits of the Native American warriors
of the North American continent had come back to possess
the youthful punk rebels of the US. The mohawked and leather
clad fellow in the drawing represented those spirits. SLASH,
founded in 1977 and ever on the cutting edge, was the first
US publication to promulgate the punk explosion.