Thomaz de Melo (Tom) was a Portuguese comic artist and painter. He was the most prominent comic contributor to the magazine A Voz in the 1920s. For this magazine, he made the series 'Tiroliro'. For Diáro da Manhã, he created the comic 'Rico, Pico e Sarapico'. In the 1930s, his work appeared in O Papagaio. His work is characterized by its two-dimensionality and lack of perspective.
Website © 1994-2014 Lambiek
Series and books by Tom in stock in the Lambiek Webshop:
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.