Fritz Lang's Silver Surfer, Bauhaus Iron Man, and other Art Deco superheroes

Illustration for article titled Fritz Lang's Silver Surfer, Bauhaus Iron Man, and other Art Deco superheroes

What if Hellboy was a silent film star, Iron Man was a World's Fair exhibit, and Galactus was in cahoots with the famed eccentric Rotwang? If any of these unlikely scenarios came to pass, they would certainly look a lot like Grégoire Guillemin's Art Deco crimefighters. Here's a sampling of his many stylish supes.

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Illustration for article titled Fritz Lang's Silver Surfer, Bauhaus Iron Man, and other Art Deco superheroes
Illustration for article titled Fritz Lang's Silver Surfer, Bauhaus Iron Man, and other Art Deco superheroes
Illustration for article titled Fritz Lang's Silver Surfer, Bauhaus Iron Man, and other Art Deco superheroes
Illustration for article titled Fritz Lang's Silver Surfer, Bauhaus Iron Man, and other Art Deco superheroes
Illustration for article titled Fritz Lang's Silver Surfer, Bauhaus Iron Man, and other Art Deco superheroes
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Illustration for article titled Fritz Lang's Silver Surfer, Bauhaus Iron Man, and other Art Deco superheroes

[Greg Guillemin via Behance via Retronaut]

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92buicklesabre-old
92BuickLeSabre

So tragic how Iron Man sank so unexpectedly on April 15, 1912.