Gec Sparaspara by Giovanni Boselli
Gec Sparaspara (Il Giornalino, 1972)

Giovanni Boselli Sforza was a comics artist, illustrator and animator, born in Africa, in the then-Italian colony of Eritrea. His family moved to Italy when Boselli was 10, where he began his art studies. Working in the humorous genre, Boselli worked for Il Giornalino from 1969, doing the series 'Susy la Rossa'. A year later, he began 'Gec Sparaspara' with scripts by Mario Basari.

Dodo & Cocco, by Giovanni Boselli (Il Giornalino, 1986)
Dodo & Cocco (Il Giornalino, 1986)

In the 1970s, he came up with 'Bellocchio e Leccamuffo' with scripts by Corrado Blasetti and 'Il Signor Beniamino' with his own texts. In the 1980s, he drew 'Dodo & Cocco', also for Il Giornalino. Another creation by Boselli is 'Joe Felix'. He has also illustrated children's books.

Joe Felix

Last updated: 2009-06-12

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