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

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

Stranger than Fiction: When Comics tell only half a “True Story”

Growing up, like many of you, I’m sure you wondered just how “true” some of the “true stories” told in comics actually were. Sometimes, it seems, truth is far, far stranger than fiction… and sometimes, far from as “funny” as presented…Continue reading Stranger than Fiction: When Comics tell only half a “True Story”

Yabba Dabba Doo! Puzzle Box Art Delight: The Flintstones at work

If you’re a The Flintstones fan, there’s still a few hours left to bid on this 1960s Hanna-Barbera Jigsaw Puzzle art offered by Heritage Auctions, depicting Fred Flintstone and Barney Rubble busy with yard work!Continue reading Yabba Dabba Doo! Puzzle Box Art Delight: The Flintstones at work

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