Albert Dorne - working drawing

A beautifully executed final sketch by Albert Dorne. A lot of the heavy lifting happens before the painting actually begins.

Albert Dorne

Albert Dorne had a wretched childhood. He was born in the slums of New York and grew up in poverty, suffering from tuberculosis, malnutrit.

Albert Dorne

John Buscema When I was a kid my biggest artistic influences were comic book artists.

Albert Dorne with his dog Mike

Albert Dorne, illustrator, with his dog Mike, The back of this photo reads “Albert Dorne with Mike his severest critic outside of his wife Edna.