Dan Dare by Don Harley

Don Harley “Dan Dare” art from early Spaceship Away up for auction

A page of Don Harley‘s original art featuring Eagle‘s Dan Dare, from the story “The Phoenix Mission” published in Spaceship Away Issue 3 published back in 2004, is up for sale on eBay. Offered by Des Shaw, the publisher of Spaceship Away, the original art, measuring 15 x 20 inches is one of many pieces DonContinue reading Don Harley “Dan Dare” art from early Spaceship Away up for auction

1939 Dandy Monster Comic

Rare Dandy Monster Comic annual offered at auction, expected to sell for over £1000

A rare copy of the first Dandy annual, titled the Dandy Monster Comic, published just before World War two, is to be sold at auction as part of a Two Day Book & Ephemera Sale by Keys Fine Art Auctioneers in Aylsham, Norfolk. The 1939 Dandy Monster Comic, published late in 1938, was the firstContinue reading Rare Dandy Monster Comic annual offered at auction, expected to sell for over £1000

Authenticity of Frank Hampson art in upcoming Italian auction confirmed

Last month, we reported that Italian auction house Urania is hosting a sale of original comic art and illustration in Parma on 11th May 2019 – and it includes a number of items by British artists including a Dan Dare-inspired artwork by Frank Hampson. When we posted the story, some fans doubted its authenticity, butContinue reading Authenticity of Frank Hampson art in upcoming Italian auction confirmed

Modesty Blaise: Uncle Happy SNIP

Heritage Auctions offers Star Trek, Modesty Blaise art in upcoming aution

Modesty Blaise art by John M. Burns and Greg Hildebrandt’s stunning original cover art for this month’s debut issue of Star Trek: Year Five #1 comic book series are among the highlights of dozens of SF, adventure and horror masterpiece paintings in Heritage Auctions’ Illustration Art Auction on 23rd April 2019 in Dallas and on HA.com.Continue reading Heritage Auctions offers Star Trek, Modesty Blaise art in upcoming aution