Original Comic Art Tips #151 – Byrne, McFarlane, Quesada!
Wlecome to #151 of Original Comic Art Tips! Many different auctions, with a few nice pieces (and masterworks) here and there.
Original Comic Art Auction Results:
Ebay: the Skeleton Head painting by Mike Mignola went for $11,1k, a Demon Frog painting for more than $8k, a Kermit painting for $2,5k.
A 7 page Batman story by Jim Aparo was sold for $9k, a Contest of Champions page by John Romita went for $5,3k, the Art Suydam Batman painting for $4,5k, the Wildcats page by Jim Lee for $4,8k.
The Weird Science page by Joe Orlando for $3,1k, a Venom cover by Ryan Stegman for $4k, a Spidey cover by Khary Randolph for $3k.
A relative of John Buscema sold an incredible piece of original art for $4k, then decided it was too low and relisted it for $10k…
No interesting results on Heritage…
This week on eBay
Rich Buckler – Thor Original Comic Art
Mike Mignola is selling a Mummy, another one, a Werewolf and another one.
Somebody is selling this Hellboy pinup and a Hellboy bust.
DC: Klaus Janson inked a Frank Miller Batman blueline for charity, an Aquaman splash by Paul Pelletier, a Spectre cover prelim by Brian Bolland and a Sandman title splash by Mark Hempel.
Marvel: I like a lot this Morbius page by Gil Kane, a Thor page by Rich Buckler, a Bullseye commission by Alex Maleev.
An Invincible page by Cory Walker, a Grendel page by Matt Wagner and a nice illustration by Frank Thorne.
Heritage Weekly Auction
Curt Swan – Superman Original Comic Art
Not much to see this week.
Marvel: a rare Namor sketch by Bill Everett, a Spider-Man DPS by Mike Deodato, a Captain America splash by Ron Garney.
DC: great Superman page by Curt Swan, Green Arrow by Aparo/Sienkiewicz, JLA by Butch Guice.
Comiconnect comic art auction
John Byrne – X-Men Original Comic Art
Many incredible John Byrne pieces, I chose one of the several X-Men pages offered, then a Fantastic 4 page and a Wolverine sketch.
A George Perez Wonder Woman cover, Tales To Astonish and Miracleman pages by Jack Kirby, Hulk by Herb Trimpe.
Comic Book Auctions
Joe Quesada – Ninjak Original Comic Art
Some top pieces, here, you can hope these get less bids than on Heritage… A Puck pinup by John Byrne, Sgt. Fury by Jack Kirby, X-Factor original art by Walt Simonson a Ninjak illustration by Joe Quesada and a Daredevil splash by Tim Sale.
An early Dick Tracy daily, a 1950’s page by Al Williamson, a 1962 Marvel Monsters page by Ditko and a Hagar Sunday by Dik Browne.
A Spider-Man page by Todd McFarlane.
See you next week!!!