|Jean Delville's Treasures of Satan|
|Alien (Winged) / Alien Monster IV by H.R.Giger|
(Homage to Jean Delville?)
|O'Bannon's possibly Charcoal sketch, Phobos #1, Summer 1977|
|Necronom IX (1976)|
|Necronom IX: See above for key to outline colours|
c) The curve flowing between the ribbed neck and the collar of O'Bannon's creature would become the curve that would stretch along the elongated Alien Monster IV's neck marking the base of the familiar dome along the top of the head in the manner of the design of the monster of Alien. The pincer forelimb from O'Bannon's creature becomes the beak of Giger's creature.
|O'Bannon's Alien creature: See above for key to outline colours|
|Alien Monster IV: See above for key to outline colours|
e) Perhaps a few more things ought to be pointed out about the relationships between the shapes in the images but Giger really only used it as an agreeable place to start off without having to reference its origins without any definition.
|Comparisons between Treasures of Satan, O'Bannon's sketch and Giger's Alien Monster IV|