Pierre Seron, Belgian comic book artist, Died at 75


Pierre Seron was born on February 9, 1942, and died on May 24, 2017.

He was a Belgian comic book artist.

He started in the comics industry as an assistant designer to Dino Attanasio and Mittéï under the pseudonym Foal, working on series such as André Franquin’s Modeste et Pompon.

After launching his own work, the series Les Petits Hommes (The Little Men), first he worked in collaboration with journalist Albert Despréchins, began serial publication in Spirou magazine on 7 September 1967, a run continuing into 2004.

Then revisiting the pseudonym Foal, he created the series La Famille Foal which was published in Pif gadget from 1973 to 1976, later published in albums under the name La Famille Martin.

Seron’s series Aurore et Ulysse (alternately known as Les Centaures) started serial publication on 23 June 1977, also in Spirou.

Pierre Seron passed away at 75 years old.