2000AD Prog 2 - Judge Dredd drawn by Mick McMahon SNIP

Art for first published “Judge Dredd” story in upcoming auction

The complete art for the first printed “Judge Dredd” strip from 2000 AD Prog 2, largely drawn by Mick McMahon – five pages in total – is one of the lots in the upcoming Heritage Auctions Comics, Comic Art and Animation Art auction in Dallas in November. Arriving in 2000 AD Prog 2 1977, Judge Dredd,Continue reading Art for first published “Judge Dredd” story in upcoming auction

The Book Palace illustrators 2020 Specials

The Book Palace reveals two “Illustrator Specials” for 2020

London-based The Book Palace has revealed advance covers for two illustrators Specials for release next year – one focusing on the work of veteran 2000AD artist John M. Burns, the other to showcase some of the greatest pirate art ever published in comics, books, magazines, posters and more. More like a book than a magazine,Continue reading The Book Palace reveals two “Illustrator Specials” for 2020

Beano Studios - Sleek Window Launch 18th September 2019 - Sleek SNIP

In Pictures: Graffiti artist “Sleek” delivers standout street art at London’s Beano Studios

Beano Studios have just unveiled a unique and bespoke piece of street art in the window of their London Fleet Street offices created by one of their licensees; the mysterious and anonymous graffiti artist known as Sleek. The Scottish based artist, whose identity is a closely guarded secret, produces his original artworks, limited editions andContinue reading In Pictures: Graffiti artist “Sleek” delivers standout street art at London’s Beano Studios

2000AD Prog 204 (1981) Cover SNIP

Mike McMahon Judge Dredd art breaks ComPal’s sales record for 2000AD art

A seminal piece of 2000AD cover art by Mick McMahon featuring Judge Dredd sold for staggering £9600 in the latest ComPal auction. As we noted in our preview of the auction, the art first appeared as the cover of 2000AD Prog 204 back in 1981, the sale set a new record for the London-based auction house.Continue reading Mike McMahon Judge Dredd art breaks ComPal’s sales record for 2000AD art

This Jim Davis "Garfield" Daily Comic Strip Original Art dated 1-4-00 (PAWS/Universal Feature Syndicate, 2000) sold for just over $1000 in a recent Heritage Auction. From the Jim Davis Collection.

10,000 “Garfield” strips by Jim Davis head for Heritage Auctions sale

A trove of more than 10,000 pieces of the original art for Jim Davis’ iconic Garfield comic strip, with daily strips valued upwards of $500 (£400+) each, and Sunday strips considerably more, will be offered exclusively through Heritage Auctions over the coming years in a series of Signature, monthly and weekly Sunday Internet Comics, AnimationContinue reading 10,000 “Garfield” strips by Jim Davis head for Heritage Auctions sale