Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Chris Ware Acme Novelty Library #1 "Jimmy Corrigan" Page Original Art (Fantagraphics, 1993). "Jimmy Gets Out of the House Part II" has our diminutive (and naked) hero changing the course of his home-made rocket from the Moon to Susie Smith's house down the street. All goes well until an unforeseen side effect leaves Jimmy hanging from a tree. As usual, Chris Ware channels the ghosts of early comic strip artists to create a visual that manages to look both thoroughly modern and archaic at the same time -- how does he do it? The art is in ink over blue pencil on illustration board, with an image area of 13" x 19.5". The white-on-black captions are pasted-on production stats. There is some handling wear to the board edges, and the right side edge has a bit of sticky tape residue, but the overall condition for the image area remains Excellent. From the Eric Sack Collection.

    View all of [The Eric Sack Collection - Masterpieces of Underground Art ]

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2016
    17th-19th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 21
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,648

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% 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)

    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 30 days left to consign to the 2018 August 2 - 4 Comics - Beverly Hills!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Congratulations on your company growth in the interim - quite phenomenal, well done!
    Paul L.,
    Rancho Santa Fe, 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

    2018 April 24 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 April 24 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,407,487
    2018 May 10 - 12 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Chicago
    2018 May 10 - 12 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Chicago
    REALIZED SO FAR $12,192,736