DescriptionGeorge Evans - National Lampoon Presents the Very Large Book of Comical Funnies, World War II War Comic Parody Cover Original Art (National Lampoon, circa 1976). During the Golden Age of comics, the Axis foes of World War II were dehumanized and savaged by such talented cartoonists as Alex Schomburg, Jack Kirby, Jack Cole, Charles Biro, and so many others -- their graphic barbs were all part of the comics field's gung-ho response to Pearl Harbor! Leave it to the National Lampoon to turn the tables, decades later, and present an unsettling glimpse at what those propagandistic war-time covers would have looked like had they been drawn for a Japanese company! George Evans, no stranger to war comics with his work for Fiction House, EC, and DC comics, drew a hard-hitting twist to this Pacific battle scene. The image area of the cover measures approximately 10" x 14". Aside from a glue stain at the top of the page, outside of the image area, and a missing piece of type in the word balloon at the upper right, the art is in Excellent condition. George Evans signed the page at the lower right.
Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Large Flat (view shipping information)
Sales Tax information | Terms and Conditions
Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments
Glossary of Terms
Buyer's Premium per Lot:
15% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.
Want to know more about this artist? Dates, history, background, and value ranges are covered in the comprehensive new guide. Order Now!
- Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
- Bid online
- Free Collector newsletter
- Want List with instant e-mail notifications
- Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
- Cash Advances
- More Bidders
- Trusted Experts
- Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
Learn about consigning with us
We were delighted with the results and Steve kept us informed at every step of the way and we look forward to doing business with Heritage and Steve in the future.View More Testimonials
HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)