Welcome to #96 of Original Comic Art Tips!! This time after many months we only have the Heritage Sunday and eBay auctions to look at, don’t forget to bid on the Heritage Signature auction, lots will sell from today until Saturday.
Original Comic Art Auction Results:
eBay: the Dave Cockrum X-Men original art went for $6,400, a Spider-Man sketch by John Romita Jr. for $1,100, the Spidey page by John Byrne for $1,600 and the Teen Titans cover by Tony Daniel for $700.
Heritage Sunday: the Wally Wood Marvel page went for $6,900, the Sgt. Fury page by Dick Ayers for $3,100, the Thor cover by Alan Davis for $1,900. The Sarge Steel page by Dick Giordano and the Frank Brunner Howard the Duck splash prelim were both sold for $2,000.
Happy collectors went home with a JLA DPS by Jim Starlin for $800, a New Warriors DPS by Darick Robertson for $400, a Namor page by Jae Lee for $400. The Namor splash by Geof Isherwood went for only $135, a nice Aquaman page by Don Heck for $190, Haunted Tank original art by Russ Heath for $180 and a Deadman page by Garcia Lopez for $250.
This week on eBay
DC: very nice Wonder Woman page by Don Heck, then again, WW art by John Byrne, the Legion by Ditko, a Superman page by the great team of Swan/Ordway, an Azrael semi-splash by Sergio Cariello and a Teen Titans page by Rich Buckler.
Nice Tim Sale 2Face commission, Batman by Gary Frank, a Harley pinup by Adam Hughes, a Catwoman splash by Rafa Sandoval, a Supergirl pinup by Jae Lee, a Mera splash by Lan Medina, Supergirl by Phil Noto and Batman painted by Alex Maleev.
Bill Sienkiewicz beautifully inked a blueline Batman cover by David Finch for Inkwell.
A Voodoo pinup by Bruce Timm with some big condition issues, a Gen13 page by Lee Bermejo, a Mortal Kombat cover by Jae Lee, a Shredder cover by Kevin Eastman, a Thunder Agents splash by George Tuska. No strips this week.
Heritage Sunday Auction
DC: a Hercules cover by Garcia Lopez, 2 Batman pages by Dick Giordano, the usual nice pages by Ric Estrada, Wonder Woman, a single page and a DPS of Sgt. Rock original art inked by Joe Kubert, then a Batgirl half splash by Ed Benes.
2 Challengers of the Unknown pages by Alex Toth. I don’t like Giacoia on Toth sadly, with full Toth art I’d bid on this.
See you next week!!!