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BLANC DUMONT Michel

After an artistic education in applied arts, Michel BLANC DUMONT worked with his father for three years, restoring paintings and art objects. It is during this period that he developed a passion for the "wild west" and the Native Americans. He began doing some comics work on the side in 1973. He started out publishing in Phénix, but eventually joined Jeunes Années, where he illustrated several Indian legends as well as several posters. His actual comics career took off in 1974, when he began the western series 'Jonathan Cartland' with scenarist Laurence Harlé in Lucky Luke Magazine. The series, that ranks as one of the best in the genre, was later continued in Pilote and Charlie Mensuel.

In addition to 'Jonathan Cartland', Blanc-Dumont made several illustrations for advertisements and book covers, and cooperated on magazines of Bayard Presse, such as Hi Kids! and Je Bouquine. His illustration work was collected in the album 'L'Univers de Blanc-Dumont' in 1984, while his short comic stories were collected in 'Courts-Métrages' a year later (both published by Dargaud). Blanc-Dumont started a second series, 'Colby', with Michel Greg at Dargaud in 1991. In 2000, he took over the artwork of the series 'La Jeunesse de Blueberry' of Colin Wilson (text by François Corteggiani).

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Original comic art 53 of BlueBerry (the youth of) issue 15: La sirène de Veracruz

Original comic art 53 of BlueBerry (the youth of) issue 15: La sirène de Veracruz

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Original comic art 35 of BlueBerry (the youth of) issue 13: Il faut tuer Lincoln

Original comic art 35 of BlueBerry (the youth of) issue 13: Il faut tuer Lincoln

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Preparatory sketch 3 cover issue 21: le convoi des bannis

Preparatory sketch 3 cover issue 21: le convoi des bannis

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Original comic art 18 of LA JEUNESSE DE BLUEBERRY tome 18 1276 Ames by Michel Blanc-Dumont

Original comic art 18 of LA JEUNESSE DE BLUEBERRY tome 18 1276 Ames by Michel Blanc-Dumont

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BLUEBERRY the youth original comic page 2 by BLANC DUMONT

BLUEBERRY the youth original comic page 2 by BLANC DUMONT

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BLUEBERRY the youth original comic page 24 by BLANC DUMONT

BLUEBERRY the youth original comic page 24 by BLANC DUMONT

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BLUEBERRY the youth original comic page 20 issue 19 by BLANC DUMONT

BLUEBERRY the youth original comic page 20 issue 19 by BLANC DUMONT

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BLUEBERRY the youth  Issue 19 original comic  page 29

BLUEBERRY the youth Issue 19 original comic page 29

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BLUEBERRY the youth  Issue 18 original comic  page 31

BLUEBERRY the youth Issue 18 original comic page 31

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BLANC DUMONT Michel

BLANC DUMONT Michel

Birth : 1948-03-07
Country : France