the fantasy art of Oliver Frey
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GALLERY 4 original art -- Street Fighter II Sticker Album pictures
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In 1992 Oliver Frey was asked to create a sticker album based on Capcom's hit arcade video game Street Fighter II. This involved painting page spread backgrounds as well as several of the multipart stickers. five of the backgrounds have already sold, the remainder offered here. All are inks on stripped art board and measure 47 x 31 cm (18.5 x 12 ins), apart from item 1169 at 24 x 31 cm (9.5 x 12 ins) .
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Chun Li: Spinning Bird Kick
The Chinese martial artist takes out Zangief and Ryu with a combination Ryuseiraku and Spinning Bird Kick.
Street Fighter II Comic Strip
1174: each 26 x 35 cm (10.5 x 14 ins), inks on stripped art board
Oliver Frey proposed to Capcom a regular comic strip based on Street Fighter II, but after due consideration, the project was abandoned. These are the three sample boards he produced.
£350 the set
Dhalsim: Full-Contact Yoga
The The Indian mystic Dhalsim has developed a fighting style known as Full-Contact Yoga, with which he enjoys torturing his enemies.
Edmond Honda & Blanka
The Japanese sumo wrestler warms up, ready to use his famous Tawara Throw on street-brawler Blanka.
Edmond Honda: Hundred Hand Slap
The Japanese sumo wrestler has perfected the speed of his punches until his hands become a blur.
The Fighters Gather
Ryu, Ken, Guile, Chun-Li, Blanka, Zangief, E. Honda and Dhalsim prepare to meet the Grand Masters: Vega, Balrog, M. Bison and Sagat.
Dhalsim: Yoga Smash
Dhalsim employs his devastating Yoga Smash attack and sends Ryu flying.
Ryu versus Vega
Ryu flies under Grand Master Vega's reach, a Spaniard whose vanity is his weakest spot.
Ryu the Hero!
Ryu basks in the applause of the spectators. Frontispiece for the Merlin/TOPPS sticker album.
A great many of the stickers for the Street Fighter II album were cut as multiples of 3, 4 or more from single images, first of the eight street fighters and four Grand Masters as paintings, and then of action sequences drawn and coloured in comic-strip style. All inks on stripped art board; sizes vary between 20 x 11 cm (8 x 4 ins) and 7 x 16 cm (3 x 6 ins).
All originals are each £40 (UK); £45 (EU); £48 (US); £50 (Row). Simply click territory to purchase.