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Frank R Paul


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Frank R Paul

  1. 1. Frank R. Paul Father of Science Fiction Illustration
  2. 2. Born April 18 th . 1884 Born in Vienna, Austria. Illustrations by Frank R. Paul. 1921.
  3. 3. Cover art by Frank R. Paul for August 1927 Amazing Stories , illustrating a reprint of H.G. Wells' The War of the Worlds. 
  4. 4. Hugo Gernsback ( sometimes called The Father of Science Fiction) Science Fiction/Fantasy awards, ‘ Hugo Awards ’ named after this guy. Amazing Stories 1926 – 1929 Air Wonder Stories + Science Wonder Stories 1929 – 1930 Wonder Stories 1930 – 1936 Thrilling Wonder Stories 1936 - 1945 Science Fiction Plus 1954 - (not long) #1 Science Wonder Stories Cover by Frank R. Paul
  5. 5. 3d model based off Frank R Paul’s drawings of War of The World’s aliens. Frank R. Paul’s idea for a spacesuit. 1953 Science Fiction Plus
  6. 6. <ul><li>Made the earliest depiction of a spaceship in a magazine. </li></ul><ul><li>- Did the cover for Marvel #001. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Science and Invention Jan 1922 by Frank R. Paul
  8. 8. Hugo Gernsback opted for a cheap way to print all his early magazines. Which is one of the reasons why the colours are so bright .