Bill or "Billy" Seay was born in
Chicago, Illinois in 1922 and was a child actor.
Following in his father's
footsteps as an artist and illustrator, he was a designer in Sacha
Brastoff's studio and co-authored a book on Brastoff's life and work. HE was
a known cartoonist and portrait painter of celebrities until becoming an
antique dealer and decorator until his passing at 90 years old in 2012.