Description

    Robert Crumb - Placemat Sketches Original Art (Drawn & Quarterly, 2003). Robert Crumb has been very busy these days. The poor man can't even go to a cafe and enjoy a meal out; he is compelled to pull out his Rapidograph and add sketches to every placemat he finds in front of him! Here's a nice one that has seen print in Volume Three of Crumb's Waiting For Food series, executed on grey textured paper which measures approximately 12.75" x 9.75". Sorry -- no food stains on this one! Just lines on paper, folks -- all the art is freehand pen-and-ink (plus a dollop or two of white-out), with nary a pencil line in sight! The art in in Excellent condition. Bon Appetit, Crumb fans!

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

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2004
    1st-2nd Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 525

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $6) 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 31 days left to consign to the 2018 May 10 - 12 Comics - Chicago!

    Learn about consigning with us

    We were very grateful to be included in this auction, and to expose the mission of our organization to your distinguished community of buyers. Thank you for the great care you provided in listing and documenting the pieces and the aid in publicizing our l
    Charles B.,
    Portland, OR
    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
    2018 February 22 - 24 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 February 22 - 24 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $7,383,558