The original art line-up in the Winter Event Auction at ComicConnect is the company’s largest to date, according to Director of Consignments Rob Reynolds.

“In December, we offered over 200 pieces with great success and now we have an entire night of the auction dedicated to just original art and memorabilia,” he said.

Included in the auction you will find the cover to Avengers #99 by John Buscema and Barry Windsor Smith, the splash to Silver Surfer #15 by John Buscema and Dan Adkins, a Thing page from Fantastic Four #42 by Jack Kirby and Vince Colletta and Page 14 from Fantastic Four #65 by Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott.

ComicConnect is also offering two Kirby pages from Journey into Mystery #109 with Colletta inks, the Arthur Adams penciled and inked the cover to X-Men Annual #2000, and an original Bernie Wrightson Batman painting is up for grabs.

Artists represented include Silvestri, Finch, Nguyen, Buscema, Booth, Platt, Bisley, Perez, Byrne, Wrightson, Williamson, Kane, Garney, Hoover, Bachalo, Kirby, Infantino, Colan, Turner, Campbell, Ramos, Caldwell, Romita Jr., Wilson, Schaffenberger, Townsend, Bennett, Daniel, McGuinness, Liefeld, Pollard, Tan, Charest, Manapul, Matsuda, Skroce and LaRocca.

Final bids will be placed Monday, March 18, 2013 starting at 7:00 PM EST.

ComicConnect provides free scanning for all CGC- and PGX-certified comics shipped to them for auction at a $1 starting price with no reserve. They offer cash advances up to $5 million dollars for top-notch consignments.

For additional information,contact Reynolds at (212) 895-3999 or e-mail him at support@comicconnect.com. For international callers, dial 001-212-895-3999.