Rasmus Dyrepasser, by Holger Philipsen

Holger Philipsen was educated in architecture in Copenhagen, but he eventually became an artist for the newspaper B.T. in 1940. He created the humor strip 'Carlt Nemli'. During World War II, he edited and contributed to illegal magazines like Muldvarpen. After the War, 'Carlt Nemli' returned to the pages of B.T., and was eventually featured in the weekly Søndags B.T., as well as Ekstra Bladet and other magazines over the next decades.

In addition to 'Carlt', Philipsen made the adventure comic 'Dan Frisk', as well as other humor strips, such as 'Nip & Nup' in King Kylie (1952-55) and 'Rasmus Dyrepasser' in Skipper Skræk (1955-63). From 1948, he continued the weekly strip based on the radio series 'Familien Hansen' for Landet, previously drawn by Mik and Helge Hau. He also designed stamps and cooperated on the animated film 'Gribedyret' in 1956.

Series en boeken door Holger Philipsen op voorraad in de Lambiek Webshop:

X

Since 1999, Lambiek presents the Comiclopedia as a free service to comic fans from all over the world. The database has expanded to over 12,000 biographies of international comic artists, and also has an extensive Dutch section about comics in the Netherlands.
For 15 years, the site was funded from the resources of our Amsterdam-based shop. However, the current economical circumstances make it difficult for us to maintain this service. At the moment the Comiclopedia's sole editor works for us free of charge, aided by a couple of (international) volunteers.

If you want to help us continue and improve our ever- expanding database, we would appreciate your donation through Paypal.