BRECCIA, ALBERTO
 Name and vital stats
  BRECCIA, ALBERTO [1919-93] (artist; writer)
 Biographical
  Moved to Argentina at age 3
 Family in arts
  Daughter: Christina Breccia (comics artist)
  Daughter: Patricia Breccia (comics artist)
  Son: Enrique Breccia
 Influences
  Milt Caniff
 Other career notes
  Co-founder, Director & Teacher: Instituto del Arte 1964-71> 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71
  Teacher: Escuela Panamericana de Arte de Buenos Aires
 Additional biography
  Comic Book Artist #8 May., 2000
  World Encyclopedia of Comics 1976
 Honors
  Frank Bellamy Lifetime Achievement Award (Comics Creators Guild, U.K.) 1994> 94
  Jury Special Yellow Kid (Lucca Comic Fair) 1973> 73
 Argentine comics
  BUSCAVIDAS (pen/ink/) late-1970s> 77 78 79
  EL ETERNAUTA (pen/ink/) 1969> 69
  EL RECREO~ (pen/ink/) 1936> 36
  EL VENGADOR (pen/ink/) c1938-> 38 39 40
  GENTLEMAN JIM (pen/ink/) 1944-> 44 45 46
  IL MAGO~ (pen/ink/) 1973+> 73 70 71 72 73 74 75 76
  JEAN DE LA MARTINICA (pen/ink/) 1945-> 45 46 47
  KID DEL RIO GRANDE (pen/ink/) c1938-> 38 39 40
  LA EJECUCION (pen/ink/) c1958> 58
  LOS MITOS DE CTHULHU (pen/ink/) c1975> 75
  MORT CINDER (pen/ink/) 1962-64> 62 63 64
  MU-FA, UN DETECTIVE ORIENTAL (pen/ink/) 1939> 39
  NADIE (pen/ink/) 1970s> 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79
  PANCHO LOPEZ (pen/ink/) 1950s> 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59
  PERRAMUS (pen/ink/) 1984 bitter political satire> 84
  Police stories (pen/ink/) in CAPTURA; co-founder
  SANCHO LOPEZ (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  SHERLOCK TIME (pen/ink/) 1957-58> 57 58
  Various features (pen/ink/some wr/)
  VITO NERVIO (pen/ink/) 1947-62> 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62
 European comics
  Various features (wr/pen/ink/) For Spain, France, & others; some with his son
 Italian comics
  DRACULA (pen/ink/) 1983> 83
  EL DORADO (pen/ink/) 1991 Life of Lope de Aguirre> 91
  EL ETERNAUTA (pen/ink/) 1971 reprint> 71
  IL CORRIERE DEI PICCOLI~ (pen/ink/)
  LA VIDA DE CHE (pen/ink/) 1970> 70
  LOS MITHOS DE CTHULHU (pen/ink/) c1973-> 73 74 75 76
  MONKEY'S PAW, THE (pen/ink/)
  NADIE (pen/ink/) 1977> 77
  NORTE Y SUR (pen/ink/) 1987> 87
  PERRAMUS (pen/ink/) 1984 reprint> 84
  TELL-TALE HEART, THE (pen/ink/)
  UN TAL DANERI (pen/ink/) 1974> 74
 Spanish comics
  LA VIDA DE CHE (pen/ink/) 1988 [Life of Che Guevara]> 88
 British comics
  BUCK JONES (wr/pen/ink/) 1961-62 reprint '68> 61 62
  DANGER MONEY (wr/pen/ink/) 1962> 62
  GUN CREW, THE (wr/pen/ink/) 1962> 62
  JOHN STEEL (wr/pen/ink/) 1962> 62
  KIT CARSON AND THE COMMANCHIE PRINCE (wr/pen/ink/) 1960> 60
  ON PAROLE (wr/pen/ink/) 1967 reprint of DANGER MONEY> 67
  PASSPORT TO PERIL (wr/pen/ink/) 1960> 60
  RICHARD LONG (wr/pen/ink/) 1966> 66
  SADDLE OF DEATH (wr/pen/ink/) 1961 reprint '68/79/88> 61
  SPY 13 (wr/pen/ink/) 1960-61> 60 61
 FANTAGRAPHICS BOOKS
  MONKEY'S PAW, THE (pen/ink/) 1992 reprint> 92
  PERRAMUS (pen/ink/) c1992 reprint> 92
  PICTOPIA~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1992> 92
  SINNER (pen/ink/) 1987 reprint> 87
 Note on comics career
  Life of Che Guevara, proofs smuggled after the '62 coup; original art, publisher & writer Hector Oesterheld all "disappeared" '77
  Out of comics c1964-66> 64 65 66
 HEAVY METAL
  HEAVY METAL MAGAZINE~ (wr/paint/) 1979/82/85> 79 82 85