So, to Backes, that legitimizes this:
And it is quite true that I say that this image is not photographic:
But, I also say that it is not anatomical because hands aren't clams and forearms aren't sticks. How skinny would that guy have to be to have a forearm like that, which is no wider high up than it is at the wrist?
Look at it! His wrist has the same thickness as his elbow!
Here is a real forearm doing what that is supposed to be doing.
It's just bad, bloodied, criminal, murderous art, and very lousy art at that. Couldn't somebody draw a more realistic-looking forearm than that?