Del Conca’s Cartoon Capers

Valentina by Del Conca, based on Guido Crepax's character
Valentina by Del Conca, based on Guido Crepax’s character

Inspired by an icon of silent films, the actress Louise Brooks, Valentina is one of the most renowned comic book characters in the world: notable for being a female main character.

Guido Crepax's Valentina by Del Conca
Guido Crepax’s Valentina by Del Conca

She is beloved by men, for whom she embodies an elegant and sensual world; and by women, as a symbol of independence and charm.
  Although she’s a dreamer, Valentina lives in a believable world.  Her birthday, ID card, son, job, car, clothes, household objects: it’s all there, a snapshot of a convincing everyday life.

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