Great Art on the HA Auction! – Original Comic Art Tips #260
Welcome to #260 of Original Comic Art Tips!
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.
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.
This week on eBay
Heritage Weekly Auction
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 thematic René Follet auction.
Heritage International Auction
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.
See you next week!!