Dr. Strange #1 and many Covers – Original Comic Art Tips 214
Welcome to #214 of Original Comic Art Tips! A very long update…
eBay: a Promethea cover by J.H. Williams was sold for $4,5k, the Fathom DPS by Michael Turner for $4,3k, the Captain America cover by J. Scott Campbell for $4k, a Red Sonja cover by Celina for $3,8k, the 1978 Adam Strange sketch by Neal Adams for $2k, a Warlock page by Ron Lim for $1,7k.
This Seller sold several well done FAKE sketches, last week here’s a “Jim Lee”.
Heritage Weekly Auction: a Doonesbury Sunday was sold for $4,5k, a Mutts daily for $4,3k, the Daredevil page by Gene Colan for $3,1k, original art by Stan Sakai always makes high prices, this Deadpool went for $2,6k, a Silver Surfer commission by Bob Layton for a surprising $2,6k, the MAD sketches by Sergio Aragones for $2,3k.
Hakes: no time to look at the results, wait for next week!
This week on eBay
DC: the best piece is this Batman splash by Gary Frank, there are also some other nice pages (one, two), a Batman bust by Neal Adams, a Superman cover by Eduardo Risso, a nice Superman sketch by Steve Rude, a Transmetropolitan page by Darick Robertson.
Look at this Chewbacca illustration by Daniel Warren Johnson, look at this Transformers cover by Casey Collier, an Usagi Yojimbo pinup by Stan Sakai, Grendel by Wagner, Badrock by Liefeld, a Darkness splash by Joe Benitez and a cover.
Heritage Weekly Auction
DC: a Shazam Style Guide and a Teen Titans splash by Garcia-Lopez, a Captain Marvel splash by Schaffenberger, JLA by Buckler, Superboy by Grummett, a Teen Titans cover and a JLA splash by Tony Daniel.
Some high-end pieces from a Lucca Comics exhibition, this Eva Herzigova portrait by Milo Manara is getting a lot of bids, a Druuna page by Serpieri with not much nudity, a Ferrari themed illustration by Guido Crepax, a Sgt. Kirk page by Hugo Pratt, a Mickey Mouse by Andrea Pazienza, a page by Gipi, I Briganti by Magnus, Donald Duck by Scarpa, a nice Kingpin page by Gabriele Dell’Otto.
Heritage Garfield Auction
After a few months, it’s time for another Garfield Original Art auction.
in the back section, there are many colorful merchandising paintings.
Heritage Signature Auction part 1: Covers!
Here we are with another Signature Auction… today on the menu we have original cover art.
Dr. Strange #1 by Brunner is already at $150k (#2 was sold for $90k earlier this year), Origins of Marvel and Defenders #7 by Romita, Conan #15 by Barry Smith, an X-Men painted cover by Cockrum, the Invaders #32 and Iron-Man #95 by Kirby, Amazing Spidey #287 by Bob Hall.
Art-Rite is always strong on Frigidaire artists, I’m only posting the top piece, an early drawing by Andrea Pazienza, but there’s a lot to see for the interested.
Comiclink Focused Auction part 1 of 2
These monthly CL auctions, with thousands of bad lots to browse, searching for the few gems, are becoming a bit too much… So, are you ready to see some more Stan Lee signed modern covers? Me neither.
One of several covers by J. Scott Campbell, a Spidey half splash by Jim Cheung, a Galactus half splash by Olivier Coipel, a Punisher cover by Tim Bradstreet, Hulk Vs Spidey by Mark Bagley, an X-Force page by Gabriele Dell’Otto.
Nate Sanders Auctions
There’s also a Buster Brown Sunday from 1908.
See you next week!!