Description

    Curt Swan and George Klein Superman #186 Cover Original Art (DC, 1966). No treasured DC art showpiece exclaims "Silver Age" as loudly as a Curt Swan/George Klein Superman cover. Examples are far and few between -- and this is only the second one we have offered to date. This eerie supernatural scene features the classic type of "exposed secret identity" theme favored by editor Mort Weisinger, as a ghostly vision of the Man of Steel confesses to being Clark Kent in "The Two Ghosts of Superman." This peerless DC masterpiece has an image area of 12.5" x 18", and note too, the short-lived, yet beloved "Go-Go Check" motif along the top edge of the design. Aside from a trimmed upper margin, some mild overall paper aging, pasted-on masthead stats and word balloons, and a taped-in "Featuring:" caption at the lower left, the art is in Excellent condition. All logo stats are original, and the two word balloons are hand-lettered original production art, not stats.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Flat Material, Large (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    February, 2014
    20th-22nd Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 14
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,990

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Jerry Weist's Comic Art Price Guide 2011
    Want to know more about this artist? Dates, history, background, and value ranges are covered in the comprehensive new guide. Order Now!
    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 39 days left to consign to the 2017 December 9 Animation Art - Beverly Hills!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage runs one of the if not the most efficient/organized operations I have ever had the pleasure of working with.
    Sylvia F.,
    Sacramento, CA
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 May 12 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 May 12 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,704,510
    2017 August 10 - 12 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 August 10 - 12 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $6,300,772