Welcome to #105 of Original Comic Art Tips! This week I’m late, so I’ll be quick, wait for a longer issue next time…!
eBay: the Lobo cover by Christian Alamy was sold for $1,300, three Eduardo Barreto covers were sold last week, this Wonder Woman went for a Best Offer of $2,400. A Rip Kirby daily by Alex Raymond for $2,200.
Heritage Sunday: the Dick Ayers Sgt. Fury page went for a surprising $5,300, the Al Milgrom Avengers splash for $3,200. I know early art for The Tick has many fans, but I never imagined this pinup going for $3,100. The Kirby Captain America page went for $3,100, the Keith Pollard Spiderman for $2,400 and a Mutt & Jeff daily for $2,200.
Happy collectors took home the Infinity War page by Ron Lim for less than $800, the nice Iron Man page by Paul Smith and the Legionnaires page by Adam Hughes for less than $400, a Conan by John Buscema for $330, a Captain America DPS by Stuart Immonen for the same price and an AVX page by Romita Jr. for $320.
Catawiki: the Tulum page by Manara went for €4,800, the Gulliveriana splash for €8,200, Batman/Catwoman by Guillem March for €900, Batman by Alex Maleev for €500, the Elric by Esad Ribic went for only €350 and the Batman by Alan Davis for a not-so-high €750.
This week on eBay
Marvel: a nice ROM page by Sal Buscema, a Black Spider-Man page by Alan Kupperberg, Avengers original art by Steve Epting. This clearly fake Trimpe sketch is getting a lot of bids, this one looks real. A Jae Lee Cap page, an Avengers splash by Jorge Molina, a Nightcrawler sketch by Chris Bachalo, I really like this Apocalypse cover by Mike Huddleston.
DC: a Superman page by Tom Grummett, a very nice Sea Devils page by Russ Heath, a Wonder Woman page by Don Heck, Superman art by Gary Frank, a Wonder Woman splash by Scot Eaton, the WW page by John Byrne has a lowered price, a Deathstroke sketch by Scott McDaniel.
A Tarzan pinup by Joe Kubert, a Preacher page, a TMNT page by Eastman/Laird, a cheap OZ page by Skottie Young, a Donald Duck illustration by Don Rosa, a Wizard of ID sunday and a Bringing Up Father daily.
Heritage Sunday Auction
A Robert Crumb placemat drawing, a pinup by Sam Kieth, a great Whoa Nellie page by Jaime Hernandez, a Betty & Veronica 60’s pinup by Harry Lucey, a Lady Death page by Steven Hughes, a Magnus page by Russ Manning, a Witzend page and an incredible strip prelim by Wally Wood.
See you Next Week with a couple of Heritage auctions and two huge French comic art auctions!!