Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Dik (Richard Arthur) Browne

 (1917 - 1989)
Dik (Richard Arthur) Browne was active/lived in Connecticut, New York.  Dik Browne is known for comic strip illustration.

Biography   Dik (Richard Arthur) Browne


Dik Browne was a cartoonist who drew "Hi and Lois" and created the lovable Viking "Hagar the Horrible. "

He was born in Manhattan and spent a year at the Cooper Union Art School before taking his first job with a newspaper in 1936. As a copy boy with the New York Journal-American, he tried to become a reporter but discovered, as he recalls, that he "had no talent for it" and accepted a transfer to the art department. It seems that his office doodles impressed his employers more than his news reporting.

In the art department, he drew maps and charts, and went on to do the same for more money with Newsweek magazine. In 1942, he joined the army where he rose to staff sergeant, drawing more maps and charts for an engineering uni   ...  Displaying 750 of 2682 characters.

    >   Continue reading about Dik (Richard Arthur) Browne

People viewing  Dik (Richard Arthur) Browne  also view


Bill Sienkiewicz


Dick (Richard Bache) Ayers
    
>  See more artists also viewed by people who viewed Dik (Richard Arthur) Browne


askART essays containing:   Dik (Richard Arthur) Browne


Cartoon Drawing  
    
>  View all AskART essays

Museums (1 - partial list):  Dik (Richard Arthur) Browne    


Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

Example(s) of this artist's work:
Dik Browne Hagar the Horrible Sunday Comic Strip Original Art dated 3-14-76 (King Features Syndicate, 1976)
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Dik (Richard Arthur) Browne

Consider a subscription!  More info



"Dik Browne Hagar the Horrible Sunday Comic Strip Original Art dated 9-29-74 (King Features Syndicate, 1974).
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Dik (Richard Arthur) Browne

Consider a subscription!  More info



Hagar the Horrible Sunday Comic Strip Original Art dated 1-7-79 (King Features Syndicate, 1979).
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Dik (Richard Arthur) Browne

Consider a subscription!  More info



15