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    Jack Kirby and Paul Reinman - X-Men #1, page 7 Original Art (Marvel, 1963). From the hallowed halls of the House of Ideas comes this historic masterpiece of X-Men art -- from the story that astonished comic fans everywhere -- the first appearance, and origin of what eventually grew to become the world's most exciting superhero team. With this glorious premiere, created by two of the most titanic talents in all of comicdom, Stan "the Man" Lee and Jack "King" Kirby, the world of comic books and popular culture took a mighty leap into the Marvel Age. The Angel, the Beast, Cyclops, Iceman, and Professor X's uncanny mutant powers are showcased in these rowdy and boisterous scenes, as the teen superheroes line up and are about to meet and greet their newest and cutest member, Jean Grey, the Marvel Girl. Admirers of comics as a form of graphic art -- prepare to have your socks knocked off by this Marvel milestone, as it features classic Kirby action all the way, and is nothing less than a stunning "snapshot" of history taken from a legendary origin tale. This Silver Age spectacular has an image area of 12.5" x 18.5", and the art is in Excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2008
    28th-29th Thursday-Friday
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