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    Chris Ware Acme Novelty Library #5 Back Cover Jimmy Corrigan Original Art (Fantagraphics, 1993). "Our Activity for this issue..." was a set of double-sided cut-out cards featuring an elderly Jimmy Corrigan. This is the original art for one side of the cards, and an image of Chicago in the daylight. The page, resplendent in that wonky Chris Ware way-too-polite text coupled with his amazing architectural draftsmanship, was created in ink over blue pencil on illustration board with an image area of 16.5" x 14". Text is printed paste-up. In Excellent condition. From the Eric Sack Collection.

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    August, 2017
    10th-12th Thursday-Saturday
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    I have done a preliminary analysis and the total of the hammer prices was $67,550. With BP, the final figure was $80,722.25. That is against the total insurance value of $34,785 or 2.32 x ‘pre-auction estimate’. Incredible, really, so a big thanks.
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