ASHER EIN DOR (1943- ) Untitled (Starman). Acrylic on board with glaze. 696x423 mm; 27 1/2x16 3/4 inches. Signed and dated [September 15, 1972], lower left margin.
Asher Dikstein (Ein Dor) is one of the most pioneering and important artists of Israeli comics. He edited the magazines Bambi and Buki, illustrated comic strips, as well as books from the series Hasamba, contributed comic strips to the children's magazine Etsbe'oni, designed and illustrated book covers of Patrik Kim, Bill Carter and Ringo books, and more. Ein Dor eventually became religious and moved to Safed.