Ad for Transit by Ted McKeever, 1987.

Ad for Transit by Ted McKeever, 1987.

Promotional ad for Mister X #1 by Jaime Hernandez & Gilbert Hernandez. Art by Paul Rivoche, 1984.

Promotional ad for Mister X #1 by Jaime Hernandez & Gilbert Hernandez. Art by Paul Rivoche, 1984.

Promotional ad for Yummy Fur by Chester Brown, 1986.An interesting variation on the more widely used ad design seen here.A new hardcover edition of Ed the Happy Clown is now available from Drawn & Quarterly.

Promotional ad for Yummy Fur by Chester Brown, 1986.

An interesting variation on the more widely used ad design seen here.

A new hardcover edition of Ed the Happy Clown is now available from Drawn & Quarterly.

Promotional ad for Transit by Ted McKeever, 1987.

Promotional ad for Transit by Ted McKeever, 1987.

Promotional ad for Mister X by Dean Motter and Paul Rivoche, 1983.

Promotional ad for Mister X by Dean Motter and Paul Rivoche, 1983.

Promotional ad for Yummy Fur by Chester Brown, 1987.

Promotional ad for Yummy Fur by Chester Brown, 1987.

Promotional ad for Black Kiss by Howard Chaykin, 1987.

Promotional ad for Black Kiss by Howard Chaykin, 1987.

Promotional ad for Paradax by Peter Milligan and Brendan McCarthy, 1986.

Promotional ad for Paradax by Peter Milligan and Brendan McCarthy, 1986.

Promotional ad for Yummy Fur by Chester Brown, 1987.

Promotional ad for Yummy Fur by Chester Brown, 1987.

Promotional ad for the unpublished Mister X spin-off mini-series The Zebra Club by Dean Motter and Klaus Schöenefeld (misspelled in ad), 1986. Schöenefeld died in 1986 at the age of 23.

Promotional ad for the unpublished Mister X spin-off mini-series The Zebra Club by Dean Motter and Klaus Schöenefeld (misspelled in ad), 1986. Schöenefeld died in 1986 at the age of 23.

Promotional ad for Transit by Ted McKeever, 1987.

Promotional ad for Transit by Ted McKeever, 1987.

Rare art of the day: Stig’s Inferno promotional ad by Ty Templeton, 1984.

Rare art of the day: Stig’s Inferno promotional ad by Ty Templeton, 1984.