Vicente Segrelles

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Vicente Segrelles
Born (1940-09-09) September 9, 1940 (age 74)
Barcelona, Spain
Nationality Spanish
Area(s) Cartoonist, Writer, Artist
Notable works
The Mercenary (El Mercenario)

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Vicente Segrelles (born 9 September 1940 in Barcelona) is a Spanish comic book artist and writer.

Segrelles gained popularity in Europe for his painted comic book epic The Mercenary (El Mercenario), started in 1980. Set in a medieval fantasy world, El Mercenario follows the adventures of a mercenary in his fight against evil. Unusual for the craft of comic books, every panel of his work for this series—which has reached 13 issues so far—is painted in oil, a time-consuming process.

Segrelles was also the cover artist for the Italian science fiction magazine Urania from 1988 to 1991.

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