High Results and Top New Pieces on the Bay – Original Comic Art Tips #240
Welcome to #240 of Original Comic Art Tips!
eBay: a Flash cover by Ross Andru was sold for a $15k Best Offer, a Namor cover by Alex Sanchez for a $5,2k B.O., a Moon Girl cover recreation by Moldoff for $3,1k, a William Stout illustration for $2,5k. $2k (B.O.) wasted on a Starlin Batman production cover.
$1,7k for a Venom/She-Hulk page by Tom Morgan, $1,6k for the X-Men page by Michael Collins, $1,5k for the Spider-Woman by Leialoha, $1,5k for a Spider-Man cover by Tony Fleecs, $1,4k for a Batman page by Gene Colan and a Thor page by Esad Ribic. $1,7k (B.O.) for a remarked Spidey comic by John Romita.
Neal Adams: you probably know that eBay has been flooded with Neal Adams original art and sketches, many are rushing to buy one at unimaginable prices (until a month ago). The only published piece was this Werewolf poster, sold for $16k, this Batman pinup was actually a good deal at $2k, a very nice Green Lantern tonal piece for $1,8k, a quicker GL bust for $900 (B.O.), a Catwoman for $1,450 (B.O.), a good $780 for this Wonder Woman, a nice tonal Wolvie for $750.
Heritage Weekly Auction: the Sgt. Fury splash by Dick Ayers went for $5,5k, the Superman title page by Curt Swan for $4,2k, the Dark Shadows daily by Ken Bald for $3,1k, a Y page by Pia Guerra for $1,5k.
Remember last year, when modern Thanos pages by Jim Starlin were still “cheap”, selling for $700-900? Not anymore as you can guess, this one went for $1,4k.
Catawiki: the Corto Maltese strip by Hugo Pratt went for €2,5k, a panel for La Linea by Cavandoli for €800, an Axa strip by Romero went for €500, a Martin Mystere cover by Alessandrini for €500, the Dylan Dog page by Stano for €400, the Micheluzzi page for €350.
The Peanuts strip at Weiss Auctions went for $72k.
Not bad, a Blueberry sketch by Giraud, sold at Millon for €350.
This week on eBay
Marvel: Fury/Iron-Man by Keith Pollard, nice Silver Surfer/Galactus page by M.C. Wyman, look at this Conan page by Gil Kane, a Conan page by Rudy Nebres, have I already linked to this Nova page by John Buscema? High priced Secret Wars page by Mike Zeck, a Wolverine page by John Byrne.
I really like this Jam piece, with signatures and quick doodles by everybody, from Golden to Modern Age, including Frazetta, Groening, and a painting by Ray Lago. A Vampirella cover by Celina, a TMNT pinup by Freddie Williams,
Heritage Weekly Auction
Comic link Focused Auction part 2
Thor pages by Pollard and Trimpe, a Captain America page and some Shang-Chi pages by Mike Zeck, a Guardians splash by Valentino, X-Factor by Stroman, nice Guardians cover by Tom Raney, an X-Men cover by Skottie Young.
Little Nemo Auction
A Valentina illustration by Crepax, Petra Cherie by Micheluzzi, Custer by Bernet, a page from Tormenta by Andrea Pazienza and a Pippo page I’ve never seen, a full Joe Galaxy story by Mattioli and an Alter cover.
An early strip by Winsor McKay and a low priced Terry daily by Caniff.
See you next week!!