Comic
Dutch

Cato Zulu

Hugo Pratt (author)
Title
Cato Zulu
Author
Hugo Pratt
Language
Dutch
Original language
French
Original title
Cato Zoulou
Publisher
Place of publishing unknown: Casterman, 1991
100 p. : ill.
ISBN
90-303-8388-7

About Hugo Pratt

Ugo Eugenio Prat, better known as Hugo Pratt (15 June 1927 – 20 August 1995), was an Italian comic book creator who was known for combining strong storytelling with extensive historical research on works such as Corto Maltese. He was inducted into the Will Eisner Award Hall of Fame in 2005. In 1946 Hugo Pratt became part of the so-called Group of Venice with Fernando Carcupino, Dino Battaglia and Damiano Damiani.

Biography

Early years

Born in Rimini, Italy to Rolando Prat and Evelina (Genero) Prat, Ugo Eugenio Prat spent much of his childhood in Venice in a very cosmopolitan family environment. His paternal grandfather Joseph was Catholic of English and Provencal origins, his maternal grandfather was of hidden Jewish descent and his grandmother was of Turkish origin. In 1937, Pratt moved with his mother to Abyssinia (Ethiopia), joining his father who had moved there following …Read more on Wikipedia