• This image shows the Wicked Witch of the West commanding her
flying monkeys in assault.
• It was created by renowned comic book artist Alex Ross.
• It was created as part of the Wizard of Oz traveling exhibit
of interpretive art from important contemporary artists,
commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Wizard of Oz film
• The art show “Inspirations of Oz Fine Art Collection”
featured 14 artists and was launched at Art Basel Miami in
December 2008 then traveled through the US in 2009.
• The original rendition of this image was chosen to be
featured in the Wizard of Oz 70th Anniversary Ultimate Collector’s
Edition book, released in fall 2009.
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