comic art by Bob Fujitani

Bob Fujitani was a half-Japanese, half-Irish comic artist who studied at the American School of Design in New York City. He has done comics art for a variety of publishing houses from the early 1940s.

Judge Wright, by Bob Fujitani (1947)
Judge Wright (1947)

He has drawn for among others Ace/Periodical House ('Lash Lightning'), Avon (Eerie, western), Dell (adventure and historical comics), Harvey ('Green Hornet', 'Shock Gibson'), Lev Gleason ('Adventures in Wonderland', 'Crime Does Not Pay', 'Two-Gun Kid') and Quality ('Black Condor', 'Dollman').

Flash Gordon, by Bob Fujitani (1972)
Flash Gordon (1972)

He has done illustration work for Boys' Life and The Golden Magazine. He has worked as a ghost inker on the daily 'Flash Gordon' comic in the 1960s as well as the 1970s. In the mid-1940s, he also worked on the daily 'Judge Wright' strip under the name Bob Wells. In the 1990s, he worked on the 'Rip Kirby' daily. 

Bob Fujitani passed away in 2020 at age 98. 

The Flying Dutchman by Bob Fujitani

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