Soldevi Reversal

Posted in Arcana on June 19, 2007

By Wizards of the Coast

WhenSoldevi Sage from Alliances was reprinted in Sixth Edition, one of the two alternate pieces of Alliances art had to be chosen for the reprint. The seated woman was chosen for the Sixth Edition printing.

Soldevi Sage2
Soldevi Sage

However, the art was actually printed reversed left-to-right. In the Sixth Edition version, the reversal was corrected.

Soldevi Sage
Soldevi Sage

How can you tell that the art was backwards? As you can see in the high-resolution art, the artist, Carol Heyer, inscribed her last name on the binder of the book that the Sage is reading. In the Alliances version, her name was backwards!

Soldevi Sage art by Carol Heyer

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