Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997)
Hescox, Richard

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(1949-    ) US fantasy illustrator, with a traditional painterly style inspired by Howard Pyle, N C Wyeth and Frank Frazetta. His first job was as a portrait painter in Disneyland. He went on to paint several covers for Marvel Comics' Savage Sword of Conan and Vampire Tales, and then covers for the publishers DAW. He has also provided artwork for the movies. [RT]

Richard Hescox


This entry is taken from the Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997) edited by John Clute and John Grant. It is provided as a reference and resource for users of the SF Encyclopedia, but apart from possible small corrections has not been updated.