Gary Viskupic is an American illustrator whose drawings have appeared in newspapers and magazines, and on book covers. Viskupic studied art at the University of Illinois and served as chief illustrator for the Long Island newspaper Newsday until the paper downsized its staff in 2004. There his large output ranged from straightforward portraits to commentaries on the news items he illustrated. From at least 1967, he also has published book cover art for Doubleday’s Book Club editions and for science fiction books, including the American versions of Doctor Who novelizations. He is renowned for his inventive, precise and often surrealistic artworks.
Condition: Generally very good with the usual overall light toning, wear, handling.
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