A fundamental piece for DC Comics, who began his career at Marvel, dies

His editorial honored the cartoonist in an obituary for his “indelible mark on the world of comics” and considered that his art was the “perfect canvas to tell the stories of the most important events in the history of DC“.

The artist was acclaimed for his realistic creations that elevated the status of various characters “previously thought of as mere helpers”, as in the case of The New Teen Titansin which he worked with Marv Wolfman.

He was also the artistic force behind Crisis on Infinite Eathsan extensive series “that not only celebrated the 50th anniversary of DC but rather radically restructured the continuity of the characters,” the publisher noted.

He was a key figure in relaunching a Wonder Woman closer to its Greek mythological roots in 1987, and left a “trace” on the Iron Manin the image of the villain Lex Luthor in Action Comics or in the text of The Adventures of Supermanadded DC.

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