Important Pokémon and Magic: The Gathering cards and sets sold for nearly $300,000 at auction recently.
Fresh-to-market original comic book art spurred a fan frenzy at Hake’s March 13-14 auction and produced a $1.26 million result.
The Boon Foundation for Narrative Graphic Arts cast the winning bid to add the original comic art for the 8-page story Master Race to its collection.
In this year’s fall classic, a fully curated 2,518-lot auction to be held Nov. 13-15, Hake’s Auctions is giving pop culture collectors what they want: the finest-quality examples of toys, comic books and vintage collectibles of their youth, as well as premier historical and political items from long-held collections.
The Library of Congress' collection of comic books, art and related objects is the largest in the nation and now, thanks to a recent donation of 3,000+ items from Stephen A. Geppi Collection, the archive is that much more robust.
When was the last time you've thought about comic book superheroes? As Editor Antoinette Rahn discovers during a chat with the author of "Rise of the Superheroes" there's a lot to appreciate about the comic universe's doers of good.
No less than six examples of Golden or Silver Age comic books or original comic art will head to auction May 10-12 through Heritage Auctions and each is carrying a six-figure estimate.