Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Ariel Olivetti - Original Splash Page Art for Superman #179, page 1 (DC, 2002). Ariel Olivetti captures The Man of Steel in an introspective moment. While in flight, Superman wonders, "What Can One Icon Do?", and he answers that musing with, "It's about the work you do in between." Careful attention to background details, and perspective, adds to the effect of believing a man can fly. The art measures an overall 11.25" x 17". The art is in pristine condition. Blue under-penciling shows beneath the inked art. Signed by Ariel Olivetti at the lower right.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2004
    2nd-3rd Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 301

    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 26 days left to consign to the 2019 August 1 - 3 Comics - Dallas!

    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

    2019 April 23 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 April 23 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $2,477,408
    2019 May 16 - 18 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Chicago
    2019 May 16 - 18 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Chicago
    REALIZED SO FAR $15,201,836