©1998 Charles Keegan
This painting is available as a print.
This painting was cover art for The Butcher's Bill by David Drake (Baen Books,
1998), part of the author's Hammer's Slammers series.
After reading the stories I started sketching, knowing I wanted a sense of the speed
and power of the tanks and cars Drake writes about. The stories are gritty and
dirty, so I really wanted the whole scene to show that as well.
Butcher's Bill (oil on canvas, 24" x 36") was my first cover for a