Description

    Dick Ayers and Carl Burgos Human Torch #36 Story Page 1 Original Art (Atlas/Marvel, 1954). Any Atlas art is a nice find, but to find a page from the very brief "superhero revival" period is really something special. A nice half-splash panel dominates the page, and it has a wonderful secret... The Toro figure was re-drawn by Carl Burgos. It's possible Burgos re-did the Betty Wilson head in the last panel as well. Some text is paste-up, and the Torch's word balloon is missing from the splash-panel. There are text corrections that are taped and glued in (one missing). Ayers' signature in the main panel is a paste-up; however, he did sign in the lower margin, where he dated it 4-17-94. A twice-up scale page in ink over graphite on illustration board with an image area of 12" x 18". The logo is a stat paste-up with some wrinkles and glue residue around it. The page is lightly toned and there is handling wear on the sides. In Good condition. From the Ethan Roberts Estate Collection.

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

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    February, 2017
    23rd-25th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 21
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,421

    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 36 days left to consign to the 2018 May 10 - 12 Comics - Chicago!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Your knowledge of comic art and the professional, timely, and courteous treatment I received has been superb! You are a class organization to work with, who removed the stress from this whole process. The service and professionalism went beyond my expectations.
    P. U.,
    New York, NY
    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 October 13 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 October 13 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,098,328
    2017 December 9 - 10 Animation Art - Beverly Hills
    2017 December 9 - 10 Animation Art - Beverly Hills
    REALIZED $1,510,005