Black Wolf is definitely an orphan
(3 June 1921-16 May 2013, France)
In other words, writer Jean Ollivier and artist Kline created "Black Wolf." Ollivier died eight years ago and Kline died recently, making Black Wolf an "orphan."
The first sample of Loup-Noir looks okay. But in the second sample, is that a Northern Plains youth running from a Central American jaguar? Um, I don't think so.