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    Chris Ware - Original Art Print, "Rocket Sam", 2/80 (undated). A limited edition print #2 of 80, signed by Chris Ware. Measuring 17" x 28" and printed in black and grey, this poster was originally published in Chicago's alternative paper New City. Assuming that Chris Ware kept the first sequential print, this is probably the earliest number sold. Ware inscribes this "to the Bucktown Pub" which contained the Underground Comix Hall of Fame. A wonderful piece -- wry, and superbly designed and executed.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2003
    20th-23rd Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 14
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    I have done a preliminary analysis and the total of the hammer prices was $67,550. With BP, the final figure was $80,722.25. That is against the total insurance value of $34,785 or 2.32 x ‘pre-auction estimate’. Incredible, really, so a big thanks.
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