Paolo Piffarerio has died, artist for Alan Ford
June 30, 2015
As reported by Father Stefano Gorla, director of the Newspaper and Super G, on the night of June 29th Paolo Piffarerio has died, the designer best known for having replaced Magnus as the regular artist for Alan Ford.
Born in 1924, Piffarerio collaborated with Max Bunker on other characters as Atomik, Black Mask and El Gringo. His drawings have appeared also on the history of Italian comic Enzo Biagi and the Newspaper of Edizioni San Paolo. In parallel, especially with the brothers Roberto and Nino - which consisted study Gamma Film - has worked in animation, producing commercials for Carousel.
The funeral will be held Wednesday, July 1, at 14.45 in Piazza San Materno in Milan, at the parish of Santa Maria White in Casoretto.
Born: 8/27/1924, Milan, Lombardy, Italy
Died: 6/29/2015, Milan, Lombardy, Italy
Paolo’s westerns – artist:
El Gringo – 1965-1968