‘John Byrne’s X-Men Artifact Edition’ Returns as New Artist’s Edition in Fall 2023

Those of you who missed out on 2018’s John Byrne’s X-Men Artifact Edition will get a second chance to own the mammoth celebration of Byrne’s Uncanny X-Men art in IDW’s upcoming Artist’s Edition.

The John Byrne Artist’s Edition will be released on November 7 and is an exact reproduction of the previous Artifact Edition, highlighting the art from Byrne, Chris Claremont, and Terry Austin’s seminal run.

The over-sized (12″ x 17″) book contains high resolution scans of Byrne and Austin’s original art, featuring all the aspects of a traditional comic book page with blue pencil notations, corrections, margin notes, and every other marking that could be found on the original pages.

The 160 pages Artist’s Edition comes with a cover price of $150.

Check out the cover and a sample page below and stay tuned to Conskipper for all of you comic art news.

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