Top Pieces at CLink, HA & CConnect! – Original Comic Art Tips #231
Welcome to #231 of Original Comic Art Tips!
Original Comic Art Auction Results:
eBay: the Thor splash by Jack Kirby was sold for $13k, a Black costume Spidey advertising pinup by John Romita for $7k, the Batman cover by Declan Shalvey for $3,6k, the X-Men page by Frank Quitely for $3,3k, a cover for The NAM by Jorge Zaffino for an affordable $3k.
Best Offers: two Wolverine color guides signed by Frank Miller were sold for Best Offers lower than $13k and $10k. Are you ready for the fake color guides that will soon be offered on eBay? they’re pretty easy to do with Heritage scans and some markers… A Venom cover by Clayton Crain went for less than $12k, a vintage Punisher commission by Jim Lee for less than $3k.
Catawiki: the page by Sempe went for €5,1k, the Jerry Spring page by Jijé for €4,8k, the XIII page by Vance for €3,1k, the illustration by Cavazzano for €1,5k, the page by Will Eisner for €1,6k and the Spirit cover prelim for €1,3k, the Ranxerox sketch by Liberatore went for a very high €800.
This week on eBay
DC: a Superman DPS by J.P.Leon, a World’s Finest page by Mark Texeira, a nice Batman/Bane page by Rick Burchett, Superman & Wonder Woman and a Joker splash by Tony Daniel, a Huntress page by George Perez, a Huntress pinup by Matthew Clark, a remarked Batman print by Jim Lee with a bid at $1,3k.
Heritage Weekly Auction
Marvel: Black Spidey pages by Sal Buscema and Al Milgrom, Spidey pages by John Buscema, Sal Buscema, Ron Lim, Ed McGuinness, a Fantastic Four page and a vintage Dr. Strange pinup by Art Adams, Giant Man by Dick Ayers, Thor by Ron Frenz, an X-Factor title splash by Larry Stroman, Shang Chi by Zeck.
An illustration by Crumb.
An illustration and some strips by Milo Manara (one, two), a Valentina page by Crepax, a model sheet and a postcard illustration by Magnus, a Druuna coloring page by Serpieri, a sketch by Pazienza, a Nathan Never cover by De Angelis.
Heritage International Comic Art Auction
A Major Fatal splash and many other pieces by Moebius, like this cover from the Incal, a perfect Tintin display piece by Hergé, Adele by Tardi, Metabarons by Jimenez, an illustration by Manara, a beautiful page by Pratt and a Druuna page by Serpieri.
The 1st appearance of Spidey’s black costume by Ron Frenz, a page from X-Men #5 by Jack Kirby, a New Mutants DPS by Sienkiewicz, a Swamp Thing page by Steve Bissette, a Longshot DPS by Art Adams, an Excalibur page and a cover by Alan Davis, Batman by Sean Murphy, Batman by Andy Kubert.
One of the best Daredevil pages drawn by Joe Quesada.
Heritage B.G. Murphy Comic Strip Auction
Comiconnect Auction part 1 of 2
Nice Defenders page by Sal Buscema, Hobgoblin half splash by Ron Frenz, Silver Surfer by Ron Lim, Daredevil by Mazzucchelli, Deadman by Kelley Jones, Cosmic Odyssey by Mignola, Batman by Breyfogle and Batman by Tony Daniel, a Captain America cover by Adi Granov.
ComicLink Featured Auction
It’s time for another incredible Featured Auction, with many classic and modern pieces. Let’s start with artists who have multiple great lots, for John Buscema I chose this Thor page, Neal Adams has a JLA cover, John Byrne a cover with the entire Marvel Universe, look at this Spidey cover by J. Scott Campbell, the Stan Lee Sig. for once is well placed, a Man w/o Fear page by JRJR, several Moon Knight pages by Sienkiewicz.
A big Tintin illustration by Hergé.
See you next week!!