Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997)
Mattingly, David B

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(1956-    ) US sf and fantasy illustrator, with a richly embellished and brightly coloured painting style; he is particularly adept at representing surface textures and intricate incidental detail. DM's first job was as a matte artist for Disney. He produced work for The Black Hole (1979), Tron (1982) and Dick Tracy (1990), among others. His work now mostly appears on book covers. [RT]

David Burroughs Mattingly


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.