The Marvel Age of Comics
Page from FANTASTIC FOUR #73 by Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott, with some touch-ups on the Spider-man figures by John Romita

Page from FANTASTIC FOUR #73 by Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott, with some touch-ups on the Spider-man figures by John Romita

Page from FANTASTIC FOUR #106 by John Romita and Joe Sinnott

Page from FANTASTIC FOUR #106 by John Romita and Joe Sinnott

Cover to CAPTAIN AMERICA #114 by John Romita

Cover to CAPTAIN AMERICA #114 by John Romita

Cover pencils by Jack Kirby for CAPTAIN AMERICA #105, already heavily altered by other hands to change the position of Cap’s legs. The final cover would be largely redrawn by other people, including Jim Steranko, John Romita and Dan Adkins.

John Romita’s original sketch for the cover of CAPTAIN AMERICA COMICS #77, 1954, and the finished cover.

John Romita’s original sketch for the cover of CAPTAIN AMERICA COMICS #77, 1954, and the finished cover.

Cover to MARVEL TEAM-UP #10 by John Romita and Mike Esposito

Cover to MARVEL TEAM-UP #10 by John Romita and Mike Esposito

Cover to SPIDEY SUPER STORIES #20 by Jack Kirby and John Romita

Cover to SPIDEY SUPER STORIES #20 by Jack Kirby and John Romita

John Romita’s sketch for the SPIDER-MAN MEDALLION COIN.

John Romita correcting a page from FANTASTIC FOUR #105 in the Marvel offices in 1970. Photos by Steve Sherman.

Splash page to AVENGERS #23 by Don Heck and John Romita.
This was Romita’s first job back at Marvel.
The opening caption has been completely cut out and relettered, so Stan decided to change something there. The same is true of the lead-in to the credits.

Splash page to AVENGERS #23 by Don Heck and John Romita.

This was Romita’s first job back at Marvel.

The opening caption has been completely cut out and relettered, so Stan decided to change something there. The same is true of the lead-in to the credits.