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George Wert

George Wert (Shadow)

Real Name
George Harrison Wert
G. H. Wertheimer



First "Shadow" publication

Place of Birth
Brook , Indiana , United States of America

Date of Birth
Date of Death

December 9, 1888
April 15, 1950

Professional History

George H. Wert was a freelance illustrator who sold several of his drawings to pulp magazines from 1924 until World War II. He's remembered as one of the top pen and ink "interior" artist in Western pulp magazines. He was the first artist to work on the inside pages of The Shadow Magazine, depicting the mysterious sleuth in a black cloak and hat.

Work History

Images Attributed to George Wert


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