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Review: Frisörbesöket

FrisörbesöketFrisörbesöket by Claes Jurander
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Claes Jurander is an unusual fish in the Swedish comics pond. Art Professor, sculptor, animator and creator of what is probably the first Swedish graphic novel (Nilsson, 1974). That Jurander is a fine artist is also reflected in the comic books he creates (which, incidentally, seems to have occurred with intervals of about one or two decades), in that they are more like picture books for adults, with sparse captions below each image.

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