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Long John Silver by GENZOMAN Long John Silver by GENZOMAN
Long John Silver is my favorite character in the novel Treasure Island, by Robert Louis Stevenson... (and of the anime of the same name XD), i didnt upload this one, but my friend :iconavecilla: sugested me a time ago :)... this picture is old, was made in june of 2007

a ilustration 4 myths & legends TCG

5 hours/ wacom graphire/photoshop CS
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ARTIST-SRF Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2015
"Thems that die will be the lucky ones!" 
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GodOfUrging Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2014
This takes me back. Treasure Island was the first book I'd read to the end without parents or a teacher forcing me to, back in elementary school. Then Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone was translated into Turkish, and that was the start of what would eventually develop into mild bibliophilia.
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AmbraDorata Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2013
great work! I often browse your gallery and learn so much about myths! ....you should draw also Laurens De Graaf and De Grammont
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paolodiaque Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2013  Professional General Artist
Oh man! i remember watching this anime a long time ago! must watch again! really nice adaptation :)
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:iconvertous:
Vertous Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2013  Student Artist
Ah soo he's the guy who gives america our shrimp!
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thesimmsonian Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Silver's leg was cut off at the hip, not the knee. That's why he needed the crutch.
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panictool Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2012
DUUUUUUUUDE THIS IS FUCKING BRILLIANT!!

you had the anime character as reference for sure :D

there is just one thing that doesnt make sence...

he has a wodden leg.. and a crook..

well.. one or the other.. both.. well.. both... dont have any sence to me..

anyways it looks awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Veloxirunner Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
i would fave it twice if i could
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Veloxirunner Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
NAWWWWWWWWWWWWW why y u draw so good
why did they do an anime
as if the book isnt shippy enough
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Nils-Iver Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
Awesome, please don't think i have forgotten about you, i still have your mail stored for when my art is done. it would be totally rad if you did a image for me for when it's completed.
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kingofthedededes73 Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
wha?!
they made a treasure island anime!?
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OnEAndOnleHOcE Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2012
The name always gets me hard, but still a great art though.
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Aidenblaze15 Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2012
you havealot of cool drawing
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GokuMartin Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2012
Then there's the cyborg guy from the Disney movie...
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MSKM2001 Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2011
Once again....great work
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WindScar8 Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2011  Professional Artisan Crafter
Great pic lol, but doesn't look enough like Tim Curry, who was the best Peg legged man I ever saw lol
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Sneakysnakes Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2011  Student Artist
You're awesome
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Kaadan Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I used to watch treasure island anime dubbed in arabic when I was a kid =) I see where you got your inspiration from for this piece.. very well done
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lu12ca78 Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2011
Great character!
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derfs51 Featured By Owner Jan 16, 2011
long john has the most grim look i've ever seen. The technique of your colors are from scratch, but the visuals itself are almost top notch.
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Kenan2010 Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
ooooh
john the best
great work
i like your colors
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deathnotefan88 Featured By Owner Oct 27, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
awesome, this is almost exactly like i imagined him as i read the novel, great book, i gotta read it again, and great job like always
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RosenRotSonne Featured By Owner Oct 15, 2010  Student
Your art style is superb.
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pirate-grrl Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2010
mmm. if i could have a pirate boyfriend, it would be long john silver. lol
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Rose-de-Noire Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2010
Wow!
He look like in my dreams when I was a teenager! :D
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Canine-13 Featured By Owner May 5, 2010
Nice! He's my favorite in that book and one of my all time favorite literary figures. Really great job, love the darkness of the back ground. Love his smile too. ;D
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DarthIgorMortis Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2010
Excellent!
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theperishedandrisen Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2010
*drools over the shape of he sword*
Damn! [link]
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johnnyboy09 Featured By Owner Feb 27, 2010  Student General Artist
Long John Silver. Now I'm hungry.

Great artwork by the way.
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solowi Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2010
No se podria haber pedido una mejor ilustracion de uno de los mejores piratas literarios. Cool!
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EsmeraldaTheGypsy Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist
He has something of sexy!! :love:
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Ihabiano Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2009
He he hey man... This man man is a legend buddy... My man is Prince fleet "Daisuke" but this man always try to compete with him to be my man.
Impressive illustration.
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harajukulover55 Featured By Owner Feb 1, 2009
lol coolness! :D
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HookSilverSparrow Featured By Owner Jan 19, 2009
INSTA-FAVE!
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predatorloverSCAR Featured By Owner Dec 19, 2008
Dude, again I am blown away with your artistic abilities.
Remember me? lolz
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Pangdunji Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2008
wow he looks great you realy did a good job still my favorite pirate thanks for doing such a great job
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apeman505 Featured By Owner Dec 9, 2008
Very cool! I love that book, and I just saw one of the movies the other day. Long John is such a snake, it's awesome! And you definitely do him justice here. Looks just like I pictured him. :)
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Dinosaurprince Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2008
This is cool, a younger version of the character. You never see that. Now I feel like watching Treasure Planet!
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TheCoconutGuy Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2008
this character is so cool. you never really know wich side his mind is on right now... I know he surprised me again and again as I first read that book. It was the first one I read as a child XD And I've read it a hunderd times again since then.
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Falkenkralle Featured By Owner Jun 8, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
Loved the anime as a kid :)
I always have two picures of Silver in my head, one of the book and one of the anime, and you pictured the anime perfect.
And the parrot is great :D
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amerime Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2008
This is awful. I mean, your art is good, but as far as portraying Long John. No. Looks like an anime Dandy trying to be a pirate. I think maybe you should read Treasure Island again.
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Falkenkralle Featured By Owner Jun 8, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
I think maybe you should have read the Artist's Comment, it might have given you a hint to expect an anime character...
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amerime Featured By Owner Jun 8, 2008
Yes! However, I epsied the image before reading the comments. I was not pleased, and am allowed to be displeased. This is an art site after all. I am truly sorry if you feel sour toward my opinion.

Didn't mean to offend.
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Falkenkralle Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
I don't feel sour toward your opinion, I just think your comment was rather impolite. You can criticize a picture (or anything else) as much as you want, but you should still be polite.
That was the only thing I was offended about, because I understand what you mean, since I imagine Silver diffrent too, if I think about him in the book.
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amerime Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2008
Alright, well, how can I be polite? "Ah yes, it is a very artistic representation of John Silver! However! He strikes me as a bit of an anime Dandy!" Sorry . . .

Yeah . . .
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FlabbelWabbel Featured By Owner May 22, 2008
He's all a pirate's supposed to be: Greedy, selfish and one legged.
Awesome work there
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meor Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2008
wow kewl reference, i had forgotten about him!
thanks for the memory jog ;)

peace
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Simokaos Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2008
Nice reinterpretation :thumbsup:
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PrincessTigerLili Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2008  Professional Digital Artist
This is really cool!
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jarod1872 Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2008
Great work man. Love the crutch.
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