DOC SAVAGE: The Heroic Art of James Bama

With a Doc Savage movie on the horizon, Schumer looks back on the series of sixty-two Doc Savage paperback covers that artist James Bama painted between 1964 and 1972—miniature in size though gargantuan in pop cultural stature and influence—that represent an apex in heroic, realistic figure painting of not only the 20th Century, but of the entire history of the human figure in fine or commercial art.