Wonder Woman joined the one million dollar club at a recent Heritage Auctions sale, with her first appearance in All Star Comics #8 going for $1.62 million.
Vintage comics in unbelievably pristine conditions brought home record sales figures at the latest Heritage Auctions event with a near-mint (9.4 CGC) copy of 1941’s Captain America Comics #1 selling for $3,120,000 and a near mint copy (9.2 CGC) Fantastic Four #1 selling for $1.5 million.
Corben’s 35.5″ x 50.5″ painting from 1981 sold for seven times higher than Corben’s previous auction high.
The comic book was sold by Heritage Auctions and beat the previous record (also sold by Heritage Auctions) established in 2010 to the tune of $1,075,000 dollars.
Frazetta’s painting for the 1970 Doubleday hardcover edition of Edgar Rice Burroughs’ first John Carter of Mars novel is one of the artist’s most iconic images and helped inspired the original Star Wars poster by Tom Jung.
This September, Heritage will auction off 110 Batman sketch covers with original artwork by industry legends such as Jim Lee, Frank Miller, Tim Sale, Adam Kubert, Dan Jurgens, Dan Brereton, and more.