A Calvin & Hobbes Daily – Original Comic Art Tips #256
Welcome to #256 of Original Comic Art Tips!!
Original Comic Art Auction Results:
eBay: the Spider-Man sketch by John Romita was sold for $4,5k, a Batman page by Don Newton for $2k, the Walking Dead page by Charlie Adlard for $1,8k, the Captain America sketch by Alex Ross for $1,7k.
The Neil Gaiman sketch for almost $800, the Invincible page for a $700 B.O. The Herb Trimpe Avengers ($600), the Larry Stroman page ($600) and the Rick Leonardi X-Men piece for $400 were all very good deals.
Heritage Weekly Auction: a Gen13 page by J. Scott Campbell went for $12,6k, a MTU page by Bob McLeod for $6,6k, the X-Men page by Byrne for $4k. Look, a quick Rocketeer sketch by Dave Stevens was sold for $2,3k, then a Batgirl page by Marcos Martin for $2k, a bit surprised by the $1,3k paid for this Deathmate page by Scott Clark.
Heritage Garfield Auction: the auction went well, with almost half of the lots selling for over $1k, but there were some very cheap strips too (the ones with weird gags mostly…). A Christmas illustration was sold for $9k, a Christmas daily for $4k, this early/funny daily for $3k.
$25k paid for the 1982 Snoopy daily at Nate Sanders’.
This week on eBay
Marvel: this Avengers page by Bob Hall was sold last week for $1,2k, it is now for sale again (half the price for now), ROM, Fury and Reagan on this Sal Buscema page, a vintage X-Men prelim by Art Adams (another 1, another 1),
A Promethea page with Tom Strong by J.H. Williams.
Heritage Weekly Auction
Heritage Signature Auction part 2: Comic Strips!
See you next week!!