Born: 1926 July 9 in Asheville, North Carolina, United States

Died: 2015 October 22 in Somerset, New Jersey, United States

Notes: To be confirmed against the Who's Who entry.


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Name:

    Murphy Anderson Type: GCD Official (type is deprecated)

Other Names:

  1. Anderson Type: Family (type is deprecated)
  2. Murphy Clyde II Type: Given (birth) (type is deprecated)

Schools:

  1. Art Institute School [Chicago] ? to ?

  2. Art Students League ? to ?

  3. University of North Carolina 1943 to 1943


Signatures:

  1. Murphy Anderson [generic]
  2. Swanderson [generic]

Awards:

  1. 1962: Alley Awards - Best Inker
  2. 1963: Alley Awards - Artist Preferred on Justice League [of America]
  3. 1964: Alley Awards - Best Inking Artist
  4. 1965: Alley Awards - Best Inking Artist
  5. 1984: Inkpot Award - [no name]
  6. 1999: Eisner Award - Hall of Fame - Voter's Choices
  7. 2013: Inkwell Awards - The Sinnott Hall of Fame Award

Awards for Issues:

  1. 1961: Alley Awards - Best Single Issue
    The Flash (1959 series) #123

Awards for Stories:

  1. 1961: Alley Awards - Best Cover
    Flash of Two Worlds! (The Flash) cover, 1p
  2. 1962: Alley Awards - Best Book-Length Story
    The Planet That Came to a Standstill! (Adam Strange) comic story, 24p

Art Influences:

Murphy Anderson (b. 1926) stated influences by:
  1. Will Eisner (b. 1917)
  2. Lou Fine (b. 1914)
  3. Hal Foster (b. 1892)
  4. Alex Raymond (b. 1909)
Influences by Murphy Anderson (b. 1926) were stated by:
  1. Gary Barker (b. 1957)
  2. Norm Breyfogle (b. 1960)
  3. Steve Leialoha (b. 1952)
  4. Mike Tiefenbacher (b. 1952)

Relations:

  1. Parent of - Murphy Anderson III