Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    James Cawthorn - Edgar Rice Burroughs Illustrations and Others Lot Original Art Group of 17 (1965-1991). James Cawthorn, like his spiritual mentor, Burne Hogarth, is that rare thing: a unique and original mind working in a medium of heroic fantasy. Cawthorn was an illustrator and author who had a career spanning more than fifty years, including the definitive Elric, The Jewel in the Skull (1978) and The Crystal and the Amulet (1986), the former being the U.K.'s first home-grown graphic novel. Cawthorn had an admiration for Edgar Rice Burroughs as presented here in these black-and-white illustrations, panel pages, and preliminaries of Tarzan, Dejah Thoris, and John Carter, Warlord of Mars, and others. Created in ink over graphite on art paper with images varying in size from 4" x 4" to 11" x 15". There is mild toning, creasing, edge wear, trimmed borders, whiteout and image stat paste-up corrections, and small chips along the edges. Average Very Good condition.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2020
    19th-20th Sunday-Monday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 18
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 461

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) 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)
    Track Item

    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 2 days left to consign to the 2020 November 19 - 21 Comics Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Jared, you and Heritage treated me more than just professionally...you regarded my comic book pages with more than admiration.
    Dick and Lindy Ayers
    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