Don Ivan Punchatz

Art

Don Ivan Punchatz

Art

Also known as Don Punchatz; Punchatz, Don

Nationality: American

Birth Place: New Jersey

Biography:
Don Ivan Punchatz (September 8th, 1936 – October 22nd, 2009) was a fantasy and science fiction artist known for his lovely and richly colored paintings. His book illustration covers include: Philip Jose Farmer’s A Barnstormer In Oz; Isaac Asimov’s Foundation and Empire; John Wyndham’s The Secret People; and another Texas native, Shane Johnson’s Star Trek: Worlds of the Federation. Punchatz was critically acclaimed and his package and logo art for id Software’s Doom video game was named the second best game box art of all time by GameSpy in 1993. He worked for many publications in his long career… publications as varied as: Heavy Metal; National Geographic; Playboy: and Time Magazine. He has illustrated album covers, including the cover for Steve Hunter’s Swept Away album.


 

Don Ivan Punchatz Original Art Values Sold at Auction

ItemRealized
DON IVAN PUNCHATZ (American b. 1936) Hawksbill Station, 1970, original book cover illustration Mixed-media on board
DON IVAN PUNCHATZ (American b. 1936) Hawksbill Station, 1970, original book cover illustration Mixed-media on board ...
Lot 66275
Auction 7000
Thursday, June 5, 2008
$1,434.00
DON IVAN PUNCHATZ (American b. 1936) Sheep in Wolf's Clothing Mixed-media on board 15 x 11 in. Signed lower left
DON IVAN PUNCHATZ (American b. 1936)Sheep in Wolf's ClothingMixed-media on board15 x 11 in.Signed lower left...
Lot 88139
Auction 7005
Friday, March 13, 2009
$1,434.00
DON IVAN PUNCHATZ (American b. 1936) The Silent Invader, 1977 Acrylic on masonite 15 x 9 in. Initialed lower center
DON IVAN PUNCHATZ (American b. 1936)The Silent Invader, 1977Acrylic on masonite15 x 9 in.Initialed lower center...
Lot 66280
Auction 7000
Thursday, June 5, 2008
$1,314.50
DON IVAN PUNCHATZ (American b. 1936) Star Trek Alien Lifeforms, group of 5 illustrations Mixed-media on mylar, mounted...
DON IVAN PUNCHATZ (American b. 1936)Star Trek Alien Lifeforms, group of 5 illustrationsMixed-media on mylar, mounted... (Total: 5 Items)
Lot 88265
Auction 7001
Wednesday, October 15, 2008
$1,195.00
DON IVAN PUNCHATZ (American b. 1936) Nightwings, original book cover illustration Mixed-media on board 21 x 13 in. S
DON IVAN PUNCHATZ (American b. 1936)Nightwings, original book cover illustrationMixed-media on board21 x 13 in.S...
Lot 66273
Auction 7000
Thursday, June 5, 2008
$1,195.00

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