Ipo-Ipo, by Lib Abrena

Lib Abrena was a classic Filipino comics artist. Together with Os. del Rosario, he created what was presumably the first costumed superhero in the Philippines, 'Ipo-Ipo', that debuted in Magasin ng Pagsilang in April 1947. He was also present in Liwayway Magazine with the cartoon series 'Mga Sulyap Sa Buhay'.

The Philippine Comics Art Museum

Image courtesy of Gerry Alanguilan's Komikero website
Last updated: 2012-07-29

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