In the meantime, let's take a look at the issue immediately following Ditko's departure from the series, number 17.
To say there was a drastic change in the art dynamics would be an understatement. The fluid, spry, and yes, even playful, way Ditko approached the book is replaced by a more straight forward, standard pace by Bill Montes and Ernie Bach. While I wouldn't say they handled the book with less aplomb, it certainly set a very different mood and altogether look than the previous incarnation.
Over the course of the next week, I'll be posting the rest of the final issues, concluding with the series ending #23.
Yoe's hardbound book can be ordered HERE.
GORGO #17, FEBRUARY 1964cover: pencils:Bill Montes, inks:Ernie Bach
SECRET DESTROYER: pencils: Bill Montes inks:Ernie BachEVOLUTIONpincils and ink: unknown
NATURAL ENEMIES:pencils and inks:unknown
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