Medium: Acrylic paints and colored pencils on gessoed board
Size: 14x22 inch art on 22x30 inch board
A demon, raised from infancy after being conjured by and rescued from the Nazis, grows up to become a defender against the forces of darkness.
The tombstone we see right after Hellboy enters the Russian cemetery was digitally altered. The name on it was changed to Mike Mignola's in Russian, and the epitaph below the date reads "Born in fire, died in fire", also in Russian.
Signed and dated bottom left corner "drew 2003"