Here’s a quick pinup I did of the first version of Iron Man’s armor. There’s something really appealing about this clunky, gray “bullet head” version of Iron Man, I think. It has a visual sense of weight and menace that the later versions lack. As you can see I’m still experimenting with trying spotting blacks. I’ll do a dedicated post about my efforts in that department at some point in the future.
Here’s my pinup and the armor as it originally appeared in Marvel’s Tales of Suspense: