Christophe Coronas, who publishes under the name Cecil, is a comic book artist from Bordeaux. After his studies in fine arts, Cécil worked a librarian, graphic artist and illustrator. His debut comic 'L'Empreinte des Chimères' was created under his real name Coronas, and was published by Vents d'Ouest in 1990. In 1999, he started the series 'Le Réseau Bombyce' with Eric Corbeyran at Les Humanoïdes Associés. The third and final book was published in 2010. He made the children's comic 'Contes et Récits de Maître Spazi - Piccolo' with Denis-Pierre Filippi in 2004 before starting the series 'Holmes' with Luc Brunschwig for Futuropolis in 2006.