Welcome to #117 of Original Comic Art Tips, the Christmas edition. Who received some original art from Santa?
Original Comic Art Auction Results:
eBay: a Metron pinup by Jack Kirby went for $5,000, last week’s Peanuts strip was sold again for less, $9,800, the Star Wars cover by Frank Springer went for $3,700, a Terry daily by Milton Caniff for $3,400, the Killing Joke prelim by Brian Bolland for $1,300, the Olivier Coipel splash for $1,200, a Tales from the Crypt page by Graham Ingels went for $1,800.
The Paul Pope Spidey page is still going.
Heritage Sunday: The Spy Vs. Spy title page was sold for $4,500, this Curt Swan Superman page went for $2,200, much more than usual. the placemat by Robert Crumb for $1,900, the Love & Rockets page by Jaime for $1,700.
None of the Dick Tracy strips on auction yesterday at Cochran’s met the reserve.
This week on eBay
Marvel: a Fantastic Four page by John Byrne, Ant Man original art by Steve Ditko, a Transformers splash by Jose Delbo, a Howard the Duck cover by Gene Colan, Spidey and Daredevil by Jeff Aclin, a Thor splash by Paul Kupperberg.
Heritage Sunday Auction
Not much from DC, a Swamp Thing pinup by Alfredo Alcala, a Spectre DPS by Ryan Sook, Superman Original Art by Curt Swan, an Hawkman cover recreation by Sheldon Moldoff and a Green Lantern cover recreation by Joe Giella.
Marvel: Daredevil and Wolverine original art by Gene Colan, a Thor cover by Frenz/Sinnott, a full team Avengers page by Brown/Heck, the Fantastic Four by Mike Mayhew, a nice Black Cat page by Terry Dodson and a painted cover by Kyle Baker.
Heritage ERB/Tarzan original art auction
From a collector’s estate, top pieces by all of the best Tarzan artists.
See you in 2020!!