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    Description

    Wally Wood (American, 1927-1981)
    Weird Science color recreation, 1978
    Mixed media on board
    20 x 15.75 in.
    Signed and dated lower right

    Estimate: $10,000 and up

    From the Glynn and Suzanne Crain Collection

    This illustration is a painted recreation by Wood of his famed pen and ink cover for Weird Science #15 (EC Comics, 1952). The art was created for the auctions held by Collectors Showcase in 1978. This illustration was later published as the cover for The Life and Legend of Wallace Wood Vol. 1 (Fantagraphics Books, 2017).


    More Information: Scattered abrasions; edge wear with creases and abrasions. Not framed.

    Condition Report*: Not framed.
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    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    August
    13th Tuesday 11:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    August
    13th-14th Tuesday-Wednesday
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 98001-98215) - 12:00 PM Central Time, Tuesday, August 13, 2019.
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    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions - Design District Showroom
    1518 Slocum Street
    Dallas, TX 75207

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    $4,600
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