H. R. Van Dongen

Henry Richard Van Dongen (August 20, 1920 - February 27, 2010) was an American artist who was known for his science fiction magazine and book covers.[1][2] He often alternated with Kelly Freas as the cover artist for Analog Science Fiction and Fact.[3] Van Dongen also worked for many Christian publications.

Van Dongen served as a B-24 gunner with the Eighth Air Force during World War II and spent 11 months as a prisoner of war after being shot down.[4]


  1. ^ "H. R. Van Dongen - Summary Bibliography". Retrieved 2014-03-14.
  2. ^ "H. R. Van Dongen" Writers of the Future. Retrieved 2015-09-05.
  3. ^ Michael Ashley (2005). Transformations: The Story of the Science-fiction Magazines from 1950 to 1970. Liverpool, England: Liverpool University Press.
  4. ^ "Henry "Rich" Van Dongen". Retrieved 2014-03-14.

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