Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Scott McCloud Understanding Comics Page 4 and 214 Original Art Group (Tundra, 1993). Pair of fantastic "comics globe" pages from artist/writer Scott McCloud's groundbreaking nonfiction book about the comic book making process. Included are page 4, which introduces the globe, loaded with small portraits of famous comic strip and book characters, like Spider-Man, Charlie Brown, Popeye, Batman, Tintin, Superman, Alfred E, Neuman, and too many more to mention; and also page 214, a splash page showing the globe, now filled with symbols, and Scott at his drawing table. The art is in ink and black marker over graphite on Bristol board, with an approximate image area per page measuring 9" x 13.5". The black marker is beginning to fade, most noticeable on page 4, but this hardly affects the great eye appeal both pages have. Each page is signed and inscribed to "Jamie." Overall Excellent condition. This is the first time any pages from Understanding Comics have come our way!

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2015
    28th-30th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 21
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 992

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) 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 12 days left to consign to the 2018 November 15 - 17 Comics - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Please give a big thank you to the entire Heritage team. Everyone was a pleasure to work with and Heritage delivered beyond our expectations.
    Cheryl Rubin, Sr. Vice President-Brand Management DC Comics,
    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

    2018 April 24 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 April 24 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,407,487
    2018 August 2 - 4 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 August 2 - 4 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $6,646,295