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Comic Books & Original Comic Art

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From the very beginning, Ed Jaster seemed destined for the art business. His parents met while attending the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in the 1940s, the same school their son would later attend. Subsequently, for some 20 years, Ed owned his own commercial art firm in Chicago, acquiring, trading, and selling world class collections of American photography, illustration art, and vintage comic books. Ed brought his vast experience and expertise in collectibles to Heritage Auctions in 2002.

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Batman #1 (DC, 1940) CGC NM 9.4 White pages.

'Batman' No. 1 Sells for $2.22 Million to Shatter Caped Crusader's World Record

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$2,220,000

Captain America Comics #1 (Timely, 1941) CGC VF+ 8.5 Off-white pages

Captain America Comics #1 (Timely, 1941) CGC VF+ 8.5 Off-white pages

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$384,000

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

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

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$408,000

Detective Comics #27 (DC, 1939) CGC FN/VF 7.0 Off-white pages

Detective Comics #27 (DC, 1939) CGC FN/VF 7.0 Off-white pages

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$1,500,000

Lee Elias Chamber of Chills #19 Cover Original Art (Harvey, 1953)

Lee Elias Chamber of Chills #19 Cover Original Art (Harvey, 1953)

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$174,000

Superman #1 (DC, 1939) CGC VG+ 4.5 Cream to off-white pages

Superman #1 (DC, 1939) CGC VG+ 4.5 Cream to off-white pages

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$348,000

Charles Schulz Peanuts Sunday Comic Strip Snoopy Original daté 14-04-68 (United Feature Syndicate, 1968)

Charles Schulz Peanuts Sunday Comic Strip Snoopy Original daté 14-04-68 (United Feature Syndicate, 1968)

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$62,500

Alex Raymond Flash Gordon Sunday Strip Original daté 07-07-40 (King Features Syndicate, 1940)

Alex Raymond Flash Gordon Sunday Strip Original daté 07-07-40 (King Features Syndicate, 1940)

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$40,000

Frank Frazetta A Princess of Mars Painting Original Art (1970)

Frank Frazetta A Princess of Mars Painting Original Art (1970)

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$1,200,000

Wonder Woman #1 (DC, 1942) CGC VF 8.0 White pages

Wonder Woman #1 (DC, 1942) CGC VF 8.0 White pages

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$120,000

Pokémon Super Secret Battle 'No. 1 Trainer' Trainer Promo Hologram Trading Card (1999) PSA Gem MT 10

Pokémon Super Secret Battle "No. 1 Trainer" Trainer Promo Hologram Trading Card (1999) PSA Gem MT 10

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$90,000

Superman #1 (DC, 1939) CGC VG/FN 5.0 Off-white pages

Superman #1 (DC, 1939) CGC
VG/FN 5.0 Off-white pages

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$360,000

Bernie Wrightson Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley's Frankenstein Front Endpapers Illustration Original Art

Bernie Wrightson Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley's Frankenstein
Front Endpapers Illustration Original Art

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$240,000

John Romita Sr. and Mike Esposito Amazing Spider-Man #41 Splash Page 1 Original Art

John Romita Sr. and Mike Esposito
Amazing Spider-Man #41 Splash Page 1 Original Art

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$180,000

Amazing Fantasy #15 (Marvel, 1962) CGC VF 8.0 Off-white pages

Amazing Fantasy #15 (Marvel, 1962) CGC VF 8.0 Off-white pages

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$180,000
What is the Most Expensive US Comic Book Art Sold At Auction?
03.24.2020 What is the Most Expensive US Comic Book Art Sold At Auction?

What is the most expensive US comic book art sold at auction, and how much are original comic illustrations worth?...

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The Villain Gets the Win at 'The Tick' Auction as Lobstercules' Costume, Head Snare

The Villain Gets the Win at 'The Tick' Auction as Lobstercules' Costume, Head Snare

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$27,500

Frank Frazetta Egyptian Queen Painting Original Art (1969)

Frank Frazetta's masterpiece Egyptian Queen sold for a world record of $5,400,000.

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$5,400,000
Lists That Make Cents: Top 10 Most Violent Comic Covers
4.1.2019 Lists That Make Cents: Top 10 Most Violent Comic Covers

For years, my biggest comic collecting regret has been that I didn't know or understand how amazing Pre-Code Horror and Crime books were when I was younger. I am not a horror movie junkie. In fact, violent images make me turn green and I don't handle graphic horror movies well. However, for some reason, if it is in comic form, I find it fascinating...

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