Frank Frazetta - Child of the Sun SNIP

Rare Frank Frazetta, Gil Elvgren, Alberto Vargas art heads to Heritage Auctions

An oil painting by iconic American science fiction and fantasy artist Frank Frazetta could bring as much as $400,000, and artwork from the collection of Glynn and Suzanne Crain and the Investment Rarities Incorporated collection should continue their waves of popularity in Heritage Auctions’ Illustration Art Auction on 15th October in Dallas, Texas. Coming toContinue reading Rare Frank Frazetta, Gil Elvgren, Alberto Vargas art heads to Heritage Auctions

Egyptian Queen by Frank Frazetta SNIP

Egyptian Queen by Frank Frazetta Sets $5.4 Million World Record at Heritage Auctions

The 1969 fantasy painting Egyptian Queen, one of the most legendary artworks by famed artist Frank Frazetta, sold for a world record $5.4 million (£4.2m) yesterday, Thursday, 16th May, at a public auction of vintage comic books and comic art held by Heritage Auctions in Chicago, Illinois. The painting bests the world record as theContinue reading Egyptian Queen by Frank Frazetta Sets $5.4 Million World Record at Heritage Auctions

Batman Daily Comic Strip - 13th December 1989 by Marshall Rogers

Upcoming Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction offers Frazetta, Gibbons, Kirby and more

There are some amazing items of original comic art and illustration in the next Heritage Auctions Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction taking place in Chicago (16th – 18th May), including work by Carl Barks, Brian Bolland, Alan Davis and Paul Neary, Steve Dillon, Hal Foster, Dave Gibbons, Jack Kirby, Mike Mignola, Frank Miller, Moebius,Continue reading Upcoming Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction offers Frazetta, Gibbons, Kirby and more

Dave Gibbons Watchmen #1 Cover Original Art (DC, 1986) SNIP

Dave Gibbons Watchmen #1 cover sells for staggering £171,383 in auction

More than 30 collectors made a play for Dave Gibbons Watchmen #1 original cover art at the weekend’s Heritage Auctions’ Comics & Comic Art auction in Dallas – before it finally sold for $228,000 (£171,383) – but it was not the top-selling item. The cover of the first Watchmen issue remains one of the mostContinue reading Dave Gibbons Watchmen #1 cover sells for staggering £171,383 in auction

Frank Frazetta Death Dealer 6 Painting Original Art (1990) SNIP

Frank Frazetta painting sale for $1.79 million sets all-time auction record for any piece of comic art

Run by Heritage Auctions, Chicago’s largest public auction dedicated to vintage comic books and original comic art fetched $12,201,974 – setting the world record for the most valuable sale of its kind. The top lot claimed its own record when artist Frank Frazetta’s Original Art titled Death Dealer 6, 1990 – first published as theContinue reading Frank Frazetta painting sale for $1.79 million sets all-time auction record for any piece of comic art