This Coffret Edition is the deluxe version of the Corben catalog. It includes the regular 160-page catalog PLUS a second 160-page volume only available in this deluxe edition. Both volumes are housed in an illustrated slipcase.
The Coffret Edition was limited to only 450 copies and sold out in pre-orders before the opening of the festival. The regular edition of the catalogue, limited to 1000 copies, sold out during the festival.
Corben was the 2018 Angouleme Festival's Grand Prix winner and the subject of a 2019 museum exhibition titled, Corben - Donner corps à l'imaginaire ("Corben - Giving Body to the Imagination") gathering over 200 original Corben pages together for the first time.
The first volume has 185 reproductions of Richard Corben original art.
The second volume has almost no text, just 160 more pages of Richard Corben artwork, in chronological order.
All the artwork is newly scanned in high resolution with color calibration.