View profile

Great Art on the HA Auction! - Original Comic Art Tips #260

September 23 · Issue #260 · View online
Original Comic Art Tips
Welcome to #260 of Original Comic Art Tips!
eBay: $11k paid for the She-Hulk cover by Dale Keown, the Hellboy page by Mignola was sold last week for a $6k Best Offer, then 5 days later for $5k…
A Sandman page by Colleen Doran for $6k, a Spider-Man page by Win Mortimer for $1,7k, $4k for a Cavewoman cover by Budd Root, $1,8k for a pinup, $2,1k (B.O.) was a good deal for a Captain Marvel title page by Pat Broderick.
$1,6k for a very faded Elfquest sketch by Wendy Pini, $1,3k for a sketched Batman book by “Bob Kane”, $1,1k (B.O.) for a Scrooge commission by Don Rosa, $1,1k for a Batman commission by David Finch, $1k for the Robin page by Gene Colan.
After a couple $1k copies sold months ago, this remarked Hellboy Artist’s Edition was sold for less than $500.
Heritage Weekly Auction: many surprises this week, the highest paid piece was this 1950 Mickey Mouse daily by Gottfredson that went for $15k, a good deal on this rare Thor page by Simonson, sold for 3,8k, a Batman page by Ernie Chan for $3,4k, a Hitler appearance adds a zero to the price paid for this Barney Baxter Sunday, sold for $3,2k, a James Bond strip by Horak for $2,6k, an On Stage daily for $1,8k, an X-Men half splash by Chris Bachalo for $1,7k.
Catawiki: the Spirit cover sketch by Will Eisner was sold for €1,6k, the Batman title page by Alcatena went for €550, a Batman page for €500, a page by Bretecher for €550.
ComicConnect Auction: many items from the “Tom De Falco collection” went for very high prices, the higher, from the first Black Suit Spidey issue went for $80k, the first cover appearance of the New Warriors for $57k, a page from the first appearance of Spider-Girl for $10k, all three drawn by Ron Frenz.
Then comes the Elektra page by Frank Miller, sold for $38k, the Spidey illustration by Kirby for $33k, a 1988 Galactus splash by John Buscema for a high $30k, a nice Thor page by Kirby for $15k, X-Men by JRJR for $14k, an X-Men cover by Art Adams for $10k, a Wolverine splash by Joe Mad for $7k.
Many lower prices: a Batman page by Capullo for $5k, Mr. Miracle by Kirby for $5k, a Ditko page with Hulk for $2,4k is a very good deal, a Thor page by Buscema for $2,3k, a Machine Man page by Barry Smith for $1,9k.
For eBay flippers the best pieces were this full figure Hellboy sold for $500, a Spidey Sunday by Saviuk for $500, a Thanos commission by Starlin for $450 and also a Hulk commission for $300.

This week on eBay
Gene Colan - Incredible Hulk Original Comic Art
Gene Colan - Incredible Hulk Original Comic Art
Marvel: a Hulk transformation page by Gene Colan, a Spider-Man DPS by Terry Dodson, nice Man-Wolf page by Tuska, Beast by Sutton, Morbius by Wagner.
DC: Flash by Greg LaRocque, Infinity Inc. by McFarlane, a Sandman wraparound cover by Kaluta, a Lobo illustration by Dave Johnson, a Batman sketch by Jim Lee.
A Cavewoman illustration and a Lioness illustration by Budd Root, TMNT by Noah Van Sciver, a Grendel page by Tim Sale, a Faust page and a vintage commission by Tim Vigil.
Heritage Weekly Auction
Marvel: X-Men by Werner Roth, Tarzan by Sal Buscema, top Iron Fist and Power Man pages by Mike Zeck, X-Men by John Cassaday.
DC: a Superman Sunday by Wayne Boring, a Flash style guide by Garcia-Lopez, Warlord by Grell, Flash by Infantino.
Two Giunta/Wood Dynamo pages, Hellblazer by Dillon, early Love & Rockets by Gilbert, a Hellboy page by Mignola, an illustration by Mark Schultz, a painted illustration by Bruce Timm, early Mage by Matt Wagner.
A Terry Sunday by Caniff, a Pogo Sunday, look at this Rip Kirby by Raymond.
Catawiki Auctions
Claudio Villa - Tex Original Cover Art
Claudio Villa - Tex Original Cover Art
A 1933 Tintin panel by Hergé and a prelim, a Buddy Longway page by Derib, Spirou by Schwartz, a Bilal sketch with a lot of bids, a pinup by Dany, a page by Laudy.
A Tex cover by Claudio Villa, an illustration by Civitelli, El Gaucho by Manara, a page by Micheluzzi, a Julia cover by Soldi, a Ranxerox pinup by Liberatore.
Look at this Trigan cover by Don Lawrence, a Franka page by Kuijpers, a nice E. Breccia page, a pinup by Marini.
A thematic René Follet auction.
Heritage International Auction
Jim Lee - Batman Original Cover Art
Jim Lee - Batman Original Cover Art
A Memories cover by Otomo, a Pokemon page, a Shigeru Mizuki illustration, an Astro Boy Shikishi by Tezuka.
Many Kirby pages and a Kamandi cover, many John Buscema pages like Spider-Man, Silver Surfer and Conan, Conan by Barry Smith, Elektra by Miller, a Scarlet Witch splash by Byrne, an Excalibur splash by Alan Davis.
Batman by Aparo, a Hush cover by Jim Lee, some nice Batman pages by Risso, a Batman DPS by Sean Murphy, a Batwoman DPS by J.H. Williams.
A Spirit cover by Eisner, a Crumb page, many Scrooge pages and a cover by Don Rosa, a page from Cerebus #1.
Many pages by Manara, Fanfulla by Pratt, a color splash by Pazienza, Druuna by Serpieri, a Mickey Mouse cover by Cavazzano, a Batman half splash by Marini.
Mezieres, Bilal, Gimenez, many Moebius pieces, Martin.
A Strontium Dog title page by Ezquerra, a Eagle cover by Hampson, a V for Vendetta page, a Marshal Law cover by O'Neill.
Not many strips, but some top pieces, look at this Winsor McKay Christmas illustration, there’s also a Little Nemo page, a Krazy Kat Sunday, a perfect Pogo Sunday.
BD Encheres
A Bob Morane page by Vance, a Corto strip by Pratt, a Papyrus cover, a cover prelim by Dany, one by Keramidas, a Batman prelim by Marini.
See you next week!!
Did you enjoy this issue?
In order to unsubscribe, click here.
If you were forwarded this newsletter and you like it, you can subscribe here.
Powered by Revue