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Heritage Auctions: Comics and Comic Art Signature Sale

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Auction Name Comics and Comic Art Signature Sale Total Sales (USD) 26,555,720.60
Auction Date 09/08/2021 - 09/12/2021 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 0.00
Sale Number #7246 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 0.00
Total Lots 1880
Sold Lots 1869 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 0.00
% of Lots Sold 99.41% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 0.00
Unsold Lots 11 Total Sales as a % of High Est. Inf%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
93001

Amazing Fantasy #15 (Marvel, 1962) CGC NM+ 9.6 Off-white pages.

1962 Not Available USD 3,600,000.00
91033

Batman #1 (DC, 1940) CGC FN+ 6.5 Off-white pages.

1940 Not Available USD 576,000.00
91011 Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott

Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott Fantastic Four #86 Cover Original Art (Marvel, 1969).

1969 Not Available USD 480,000.00
94253

Pokémon First Edition Base Set Sealed Booster Box (Wizards of the Coast, 1999).

1999 Not Available USD 360,000.00
95112 Charles Schulz

Charles Schulz Peanuts Sunday Comic Strip Charlie Brown and Linus Christmas Original Art dated 12-18-66 (United Feature Syndicate, 1966).

1966 Not Available USD 360,000.00
93002

The Amazing Spider-Man #1 (Marvel, 1963) CGC NM 9.4 Off-white to white pages.

1963 Not Available USD 241,200.00
94042

Batman #1 (DC, 1940) CGC GD 2.0 White pages.

1940 Not Available USD 222,000.00
93015

The Amazing Spider-Man #14 (Marvel, 1964) CGC NM/MT 9.8 White pages.

1964 Not Available USD 210,000.00
92094

The Marvel Family #1 The Promise Collection Pedigree (Fawcett Publications, 1945) CGC NM 9.4 Cream to off-white pages.

1945 Not Available USD 186,000.00
91035

Captain America Comics #1 (Timely, 1941) CGC VG 4.0 Off-white pages.

1941 Not Available USD 180,000.00
93005

The Amazing Spider-Man #4 Twin Cities Pedigree (Marvel, 1963) CGC NM+ 9.6 Off-white to white pages.

1963 Not Available USD 174,000.00
91024 Barry Smith

Barry Smith Avengers #100 Double Splash Page 5-6 Original Art (Marvel, 1972).

1972 Not Available USD 168,000.00
93003

The Amazing Spider-Man #2 Twin Cities Pedigree (Marvel, 1963) CGC NM+ 9.6 White pages.

1963 Not Available USD 168,000.00
91025 Jim Steranko

Jim Steranko Captain America #113 Double Splash Page 12-13 Original Art (Marvel, 1969).

1969 Not Available USD 159,600.00
91004 Steve Ditko

Steve Ditko Amazing Spider-Man #18 Story Page 12 Original Art (Marvel, 1964).

1964 Not Available USD 156,000.00
94065

Marvel Comics #1 (Timely, 1939) CGC Apparent GD 2.0 Moderate (C-3) Cream to off-white pages.

1939 Not Available USD 156,000.00
91048

X-Men #1 (Marvel, 1963) CGC VF+ 8.5 Off-white to white pages.

1963 Not Available USD 150,000.00
91038

Fantastic Four #48 Signature Series: Stan Lee (Marvel, 1966) CGC NM/MT 9.8 White pages.

1966 Not Available USD 144,000.00
91046

Tales of Suspense #39 (Marvel, 1963) CGC NM- 9.2 Off-white to white pages.

1963 Not Available USD 144,000.00
93004

The Amazing Spider-Man #3 (Marvel, 1963) CGC NM+ 9.6 Off-white pages.

1963 Not Available USD 144,000.00
94098

Sub-Mariner Comics #1 San Francisco Pedigree (Timely, 1941) CGC VF+ 8.5 Off-white to white pages.

1941 Not Available USD 144,000.00
91007 Frank Frazetta

Frank Frazetta The Lost Continent Paperback Novel Cover Painting Original Art (Ace, 1963).

1963 Not Available USD 132,000.00
91027 Bill Watterson

Bill Watterson Calvin and Hobbes Daily Comic Strip Original Art dated 12-30-87 (Universal Press Syndicate, 1987).

1987 Not Available USD 132,000.00
91032

Amazing Fantasy #15 UK Edition (Marvel, 1962) CGC FN/VF 7.0 Off-white to white pages.

1962 Not Available USD 132,000.00
92165

Suspense Comics #11 The Promise Collection Pedigree (Continental Magazines, 1946) CGC NM/MT 9.8 White pages.

1946 Not Available USD 132,000.00
  • <center><b>Swann Auction Galleries<br>A Record Breaking Season</b>
    <b>Swann:</b> <i>The Book of Mormon,</b> first edition, Palmyra, NY, 1830. Sold Sept. 30 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> Vincent Van Gogh, <i>Homme à la Pipe: Portrait du Docteur Gachet, Evening,</i> etching, 1890. Sold Nov. 2 — $161,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edward Ruscha, <i>Stains,</i> title page, one of 70, signed, 1969. Sold Nov. 9 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> John James Audubon, <i>Carolina Parrot, Plate 26,</i> hand colored aquatint, 1828. Sold Dec.9 — $137,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edmund Dulac, <i>The Snow Queen,</i> watercolor, gouache, pen & ink, 1910. Sold Dec. 16 — $125,000.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br> Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including Americana<br>Online<br>Now through January 25, 2022</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Audubon, John James. The "Wild Turkey" manuscript — capturing one of the nation's most iconic symbols of unity. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> (Flag) — Commemorative Thirteen-Star Flag. Pre-Civil War, Thirteen-Star Flag of the United States, from the collection of Charles Kuralt. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Fitzgerald, F. Scott. <i>Tender is the Night</i>. First edition, presentation copy, and a former mystery. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Audubon, John James. The "Wild Turkey" manuscript — capturing one of the nation's most iconic symbols of unity. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Salinger, J.D. <i>The Catcher in the Rye.</i> A strikingly fresh first edition of Salinger's essential novel. $20,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Whitman, Walt. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> “America's second Declaration of Independence” — signed by Whitman. $150,000 to $200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> [Dylan, Bob]. Some of the earliest known professional portraits. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Y-Worth [Yarworth], William. <i>Cerevisiarii Comes: Or, the New and True Art of Brewing…</i> A rare and early English work on the art of brewing. $5,000 to $7,000.
  • <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> DANTE ALIGHIERI (1265-1321). <i>Commedia.</i> Venezia: Vindelino da Spira, 1477. Estimate: € 40.000 - 60.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> DALI, Salvador (1908-1989) - William SHAKESPEARE (1564-1616). <i>Romeo e Giulietta.</i> Milan: Rizzoli, 1975. Estimate: € 25.000 - 35.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> MALVASIA, Cornelio; MONTANARI, Geminiano. <i>Ephemerides novissimae motuum coelestium.</i> Modena: Cassiani, 1662. Estimate: € 8.000 - 12.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> JANSSONIUS, Johannes. <i>Atlantis majoris quinta pars, Orbem maritimum [Novus Atlas, volume V: carte marittime].</i> Amsterdam: Janssonius, 1650. Estimate: € 12.000 - 18.000.
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