Artist: Frank Frazetta
Dates: 9 February 1928 – 10 May 2010
Title of Piece: Beauty and the Beast
Brief Biography: Frazetta was a science fiction and fantasy artist. He was plagued by health problems including a thyroid condition that was untreated for years. In the early 2000’s Frazetta had a series of strokes that left his manual dexterity impaired so he switched to drawing and painting with his left hand.