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    Jack Davis and Harvey Kurtzman - Mad #2, page 6 "Hex" Original Art (EC, 1952). Baseball star Casey has signed a pact in blood, and an old witch has come to collect -- Casey! The page, written and laid-out by Harvey Kurtzman and drawn by Jack Davis, has plenty of EC self-references. The pop-eyed witch in panels two and three bears more than a passing resemblance to The Old Witch from the horror titles. A character in panel five is reading a Mad comic book. Jack Davis' work was first-rate for the horror and war titles, but when he was given the chance to uncork his humorous style for Mad, his career really blossomed. The condition of the art is Excellent, and the image area measures 13" x 18".

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2005
    9th-10th Wednesday-Thursday
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