I’m not sure why I got going on this particular tangent, but here’s a drawing of the early 80s X-Men (I used the lineup from the 1982 X-Men/Teen Titans crossover) done in the “bigfoot” style common to newspaper strips in the 1920s/30s. I used E.C. Segar’s Thimble Theater characters as my models here. In reverse order here it is–first the final colored drawing, below that the inks, and below that the pencil drawing from my sketchbook:
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The original art for this is for sale here.