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    Artist Unknown - Original Cover Art for First Romance #31 (Harvey, 1954). In an attempt to lure female readers to the comics racks, numerous publishers released a slew of romance comics beginning in the late 1940s. Harvey was one of the leaders in this genre, and the cover offered here is from the stable of that estimable publisher. Measuring approximately 13.5" x 20", with an approximate image area of 15.75" x 11", this cover is in excellent condition, with very little use of white-out. A logo stat is missing from the upper left corner, and there are several handwritten notations in the margins, none of which affect the actual art. Romance art is very much undervalued in today's art collecting market, with many experts seeing this as the next area of significant growth in the hobby.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2002
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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