Original Comic Art Tips #147 – Are 11 Mignola Auctions Enough?
Welcome to #147 of Original Comic Art Tips! a slow week but with some gems here and there…
Original Comic Art Auction Results
eBay: a Spider-Man sketch by Stan Lee was sold for a Best Offer of $5k… that very nice Superman cover by Eduardo Barreto was sold for $3k, an unpublished Spidey cover by Jim Craig went for a $2,5k Best Offer, an Earth X page by J.P. Leon for $1,5k.
Heritage Weekly Auction: the Machine Man page by Jack Kirby went for $7,2k, the Batman pinup by Neal Adams for $4,3k, the Dr. Strange cover by Carl Potts for $3,7k, the Shogun Warriors title splash by Herb Trimpe for $3,6k, one of the Superman pages by Curt Swan was sold for $3,1k, the Teen Titans page by George Perez for $2,1k.
Coutau Bégarie: not all of the lots were sold, but many went way beyond the highest estimation. Very high prices for Derib, with the Yakari cover sold for more than €17k, while an interior page was sold for €9k.
This week on eBay
Heritage Weekly Auction
Catawiki Comic Art Auctions
There are not many auctions in the mid of summer, so I’ll do a tour of Catawiki, be prepared for some great pieces!
A beautiful Thorgal page by Rozinsky, a Derib page, a nice Lester Cockney by Franz, a Spirou illustration by Yoann, a sketch by Marini, a color illustration by Meynet, a Tintin sketch by Hergé, a cover by Andre Juillard.
New Blog Post: Jim Lee Original Art #41-50
I finally found the time to do the latest recap of the Jim Lee Charity auctions. We have two new records, and the total raised went well over $500k!
See you next week!!