This original strip was created by Dan Barry and his assistant Bob Fujitani in 1985, published by King Features Syndicate, Inc.
Dan Barry was an American cartoonist. during the 1940’s he worked on comic books togehter with Leonard Starr, Stan Drake and his brother Sy Barry who helped defining and exemplifying a particular “New Your Slick” style which dominated the world of comic until the Marvel Revolution brought the Jack Kirby Style into the spotlight. Barry can count comikes like “Airboy”,”Doc Savage”, “Blue Bott” to his works. He also created the covers for tje “Captain Midnight” comic books. From 1947-48 he realized the “Tarzan Daily Strips”. In 1951 Barry began to revive the “Flash Gordon” Daily Strips, where at times he was assisted by other artists such as Bob Fujitani. From 1986-97 he drew “The Amazing Spiderman”. Barry created the official poster for the “Flash Gordon” movie, released in 1980. In 1990 he stopped producing “Flash Gordon” strips as he left King Features. He last worked for Dark Horse Comics, where he created comic books such as “Indiana Jones” and “Predator”.
This unique piece is hand signed by the artist and includes Certificate of Authenticity.
Flash Gordon 5/8
Size: 11×34 cm
Ready to frame
Certificate of authenticity
Original strip of Flash Gordon 5/8 created by Dan Barry.