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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

    Auction Dates
    August, 2019
    13th-14th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 35
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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