This piece of uncredited cover art appeared on the 1976 Italian edition of Jack Vance’s solid adventure novel The Blue World (variant Italian title: Pianeta D’Acqua) (1966)—my review. It’s my type of non-collage SF art. Hints at the “feel” of the novel, has a surreal touch,suggests an intriguing world/narrative, and is clearly the work of an accomplished artist….
Thoughts on the artist?
UPDATE: We have an answer via twitter. The artist is Glauco Cartocci. Here is a list of his covers.
Here’s the full cover.
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