Mel Ramos, the Sacramento-born artist famous for paintings of superheroes and nude women emerging from candy bar wrappers, martini glasses and other commercial products, dead Oct. 14 at age 83. Seen is his painting “Pucci Pants.”
Mel Ramos, the Sacramento-born artist famous for paintings of superheroes and nude women emerging from candy bar wrappers, martini glasses and other commercial products, dead Oct. 14 at age 83. Seen is his painting “Pucci Pants.” Bee file
Mel Ramos, the Sacramento-born artist famous for paintings of superheroes and nude women emerging from candy bar wrappers, martini glasses and other commercial products, dead Oct. 14 at age 83. Seen is his painting “Pucci Pants.” Bee file

Sacramento-born artist Mel Ramos, famous for pop art of superheroes and women, dies at 83

October 21, 2018 03:00 AM