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    Al Avison - Joe Palooka #96 Cover Original Art (Harvey, 1956). Joe P. spies with his little eye -- trouble! Harvey artist Al Avison is likely the brush-wielder behind this unusual fully painted Palooka cover, which features either the earliest recorded instance of bungee-jumping, or else a couple of campers too dumb not to pitch their tent at the edge of a cliff! Colorful and cool, plus how often do you see fully painted Golden Age covers up for grabs? The art measures 14" x 19" with an image area of 11" x 16.5" and is in Excellent condition, with some glue stains in the margins and moderate overall wear. This lot also includes a copy of the printed comic.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2004
    8th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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