-My adaptation of the poem “La dernière ballade” (“The Last Ballad”) by François Villon (1461). -Mon adaptation du poème de François Villon en bandes-dessinées.
This comic originally appeared in the Spring 2010 issue of Code-Barres magazine: http://www.codebarresmagazine.com/
A translated English version of this work will appear in the “The Graphic Canon”, the upcoming anthology of visual adaptations of classic works of literature edited by Russ Kick and published by Seven Stories Press: http://www.sevenstories.com/book/?GCOI=58322100888750 (click on images to enlarge)
Original French version: