comic books

Hake's March 13-14 Auction Features Original Comic Art and 200+ CGC-graded Comic Books fbcadmin Tue, 03/05/2019 - 09:31

872 and 873.jpgYork, PA - Just as superheroes have leaped off the pages of comic books to take over the motion picture industry, original comic art has confidently moved into the ranks of “legitimate” art.

Vintage Comics Auctions Hit Record $58.5 Million in Annual Sales at Heritage Auctions

Dallas, Texas - Sales of vintage comic books and comic art soared to a world record $58,544,323 in 2018 at Heritage Auctions. The auctioneers’ Comics & Comic Art Department recorded the highest sales totals in the 17-year history of the department, representing the non-stop trend of high demand for original comic book artwork, rare comic books and animation art.

Original Comic Art Charity Auction Benefits The Ed Asner Family Center

Dallas - Known for his Emmy-winning roles playing curmudgeons, ranging from Lou Grant on The Mary Tyler Moore Show to Carl in the Pixar film UP, actor Ed Asner’s true character is that of a philanthropist and loving father who shared his passion for comic books with his children. Earlier this year, the legendary actor and founders Matt and Navah Asner opened The Ed Asner Family Center, to offer a host of programs, classes and therapy dedicated to promoting self-confidence in differently abled individuals.

Library of Congress Receives Donation of Comic Books and Art Valued in the Millions fbcadmin Thu, 05/31/2018 - 08:47

Geppi.jpgWashington--The Library of Congress announced today that collector and entrepreneur Stephen A.