As many of you know, collecting original comic art has become a passion of mine. Of all the things we discuss, I would say original art is the thing I get the most inquiries about. As it turns out, collecting artwork is a daunting hobby to break into.
One of the best parts about the digital innovation of comic books has been the increased ability to admire artwork. Panels can be zoomed in to savor every detail of an image. This month, New York City is playing host to several exhibitions that will allow for up-close-and-personal looks.
During the s, along with Andy WarholJasper Johnsand James Rosenquist among others, he became a leading figure in the new art movement. His work defined the premise of pop art through parody. His work was influenced by popular advertising and the comic book style.
American pop artist Roy Lichtenstein shook up the art world with his comic-strip inspired paintings and his bold reproductions of cartoon characters. He took images from popular culture, and reproduced them in his art to create new contexts and meanings, becoming one of the most famous pop artists of all time. Lichtenstein also made sculpture, prints and ceramics, but is best remembered for his painted works.
Welcome to my space on the Web. I collect comics and original comic art. What you have in front of you is almost my entire collection.
Welcome to Catskill Comics' online gallery of original comic artwork. The owner, Scott Kress, has been in business of selling original art since We represent some of the finest comic artists in the industry, not only do we sell their original art, but we also set up commission requests for the artist.
As an obsessive comic book fan, I've spent years collecting doodles, commissioned artwork and the occasional original page from literally hundreds of comic book artists — pieces I've posted in my personal collection at Comic Art Fansa free site where collectors can share their favorite pieces and check out others' collections as well. One of the best collectors I know is Glen David Gold, author of the novels Carter Beats the Devil and Sunnysidewho has been collecting comic book artwork since Check out his collections of original pieces by such legendary creators as Jack Kirby and Gene Colan.
They were taken to the publisher's incinerator and unceremoniously burned! Other price and ownership information will only be shared if it has been made publicly available in the past or if we have the direct consent of the owners. In his reply letter Barks admitted that he did not have any idea about that artwork ; what they are, who took them or their whereabouts during the years, and neither did Chase Craig Barks editor have any ideas.
Krazy Kat, Prince Valiant and Mandrake the Magician are hiding there too, sketched onto penny postcards and mailed to Harris at his request. It was the drawing I was interested in. Harris later studied fine-art techniques of painting and illustration at the Massachusetts School of Art, and later at the Boston Museum of Fine Art and Harvard University.