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Ken Barr, working name of Kenneth Barr (17 March 1933 – 25 March 2016), was a Scottish artist who drew and painted DC and Marvel comics and magazines, Doc Savage magazine covers, science fiction and fantasy novel and magazine covers.[1] His style evolved into powerful "photo-realism" depictions of heroes similar to the paintings of James Bama.[2]

Ken Barr
Born17 March 1933
Glasgow, Scotland
Died25 March 2016 (2016-03-26) (aged 83)


  1. ^ "Authors : Barr, Ken : SFE : Science Fiction Encyclopedia". Retrieved April 28, 2016.
  2. ^ John Freeman. "In Memoriam: Ken Barr".