Archive for Comic Books

Spider-Man’s debut comic sells for $1.1 million

Collectibles, Comic Books, Marvel on March 11th, 2011 No Comments

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – A comic collector has been caught in Spider-Man’s web, paying $1.1 million for a near-mint copy of “Amazing Fantasy” No. 15 that features the wall-crawler’s debut. The issue, first published in 1962, was sold Monday by a private seller to a private buyer, chief executive Stephen Fishler told The Associated Press [...]

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Vintage Marvel Comics Wall Murals

Art, Comic Books, Marvel on January 28th, 2011 No Comments

Looking for something to take that man cave, bachelor(ette) pad, powder room to the next level? Take down the 80′s pin ups and Lamborghini posters and tack up one of these great wall murals from Murals feature both covers and panels from one of the greatest periods in Marvel history. If the lady friend [...]

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The Ever Changing Bat Symbol

Art, Comic Books, DC Comics on January 27th, 2011 No Comments

Great collection of the various Bat Symbols used to represent the Caped Crusader. via ModernAlliance

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Moebius-transe-forme at the Fondation Cartier, Paris

Artist, Comic Books, Exhibition, News on January 27th, 2011 No Comments

the fondation cartier pour l’art contemporain presents an exhibition devoted to the work of french comics artist jean giraud, more commonly known by his pseudonyms moebius and gir. ‘moebius-transe-forme’ is the first major show in paris dedicated to giraud’s contribution to the graphic medium, chronicling his earlier work to his more progressive delineation that often [...]

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