Al Williamson’s Passing


Al Williamson died Sunday, June 13 2010 at 79 years old.

You may not recognize the name, but if you’re a comic book reader, you may recognize some of his work.  He’s down work with Daredevil, Flash Gordon, The Incredible Hulk, Star Wars and Creepy and Eerie to name a few.

He has lived in several countries and finally retired in the US in his seventies and died in New York City.

He worked with Frank Frazetta, Roy Krenkel, Angelo Torres and George Woodbridge (which has been known as the Fleagle Gang and has been cited as a stylistic influence on a number of young artists.

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~ by Normanomicon on June 14, 2010.

 
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