Don Ivan Punchatz (September 8, 1936 - October 22, 2009) was a science fiction and fantasy artist who drew illustrations for numerous publications. He began providing cover artwork for science fiction and fantasy books in 1963. Punchatz provided art for magazines such as National Geographic, Time, Playboy, and National Lampoon.
He died in 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest on October 11 2009.
He provided the cover art for Dragon magazine #231.