Many comic books and related original art pieces can now be viewed within the ComicLink Summer Featured Auction preview, and even more are on their way. The auction, which begins on August 14, 2019, features their best in certified comic books and original comic and fantasy artwork. ComicLink is still accepting seller consignments for this auction and offering sellers upfront payment advances to sellers interested in participating in this blockbuster event.
Among the seller consignments already placed to this auction, is one of the top five Golden Age comics in the hobby, All-American Comics #16 (first Green Lantern) CGC 6.5 (also one of the top five certified for the issue). In addition to the Summer Featured Auction opportunity, there may still be time to add consignments to the July Focused Auction (starting on July 10), which also has many key issues on the block. Highlights include Incredible Hulk #181 CGC 9.8, Amazing Fantasy #15 CGC 4.5, and an original low grade Superman #1.
Consignments are also being accepted for the CertifiedLink.com auction to be held in the fall, which will include certified trading cards, coins, video games, and other collectibles. Those interested in selling can reserve auction placement by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, or by calling the sales team at (617) 517-0062 (option 1) or reach out to sales consultants Josh Nathanson, Douglas Gillock, Jason Crosby, Jon Signorelli, or Ross Kearney.
Comic books recently added to the Summer Featured Auction are Blue Bolt #105 (L.B. Cole sci-fi cover) CGC 7.0 and Human Torch #23 (Schomburg robot cover) CGC 9.0. Books include Avengers #1 (first Avengers and origin) CBCS 9.4, Daredevil #1 (first Daredevil and origin) CBCS 9.6 Stan Lee Verified Signature, Silver Surfer #4 (Thor battle cover) CGC 9.8 CVA Exceptional, Amazing Spider-Man #6 (first Lizard) CBCS 9.6, #15 (first Kraven) CGC 9.6, and #101 (first Morbius) CGC 9.8, Showcase #4 (first Silver Age Flash and origin) CGC 3.5, Flash Comics #86 (first Black Canary) CGC 3.5, Flash #114 (Captain Cold cover) CGC 9.4 (highest, one of four), and Fantastic Four #4 (first Silver Age Sub-Mariner) CGC 6.5, #5 (first Doctor Doom) CGC 7.0, and #50 (Silver Surfer cover) CBCS 9.6.
Other additions are Journey Into Mystery #89 (Kirby Thor cover) CGC 9.4 and other early Journey Into Mystery Thor issues including #105 CGC 9.8 (highest, one of three) and #107 (first Grey Gargoyle) CGC 9.8 (highest, one of three), plus Thor #165 (first full Adam Warlock) CGC 9.6, 16 issues from the Timely Captain America Comics run including #18 CGC 8.5, #35 (Schomburg cover) CGC 9.0, #46 (Schomburg WWII Holocaust cover), other Schomburg WWII covers and #74 (Red Skull “Weird Tales” cover) CGC 5.0, Iron Man #1 CGC 9.6, Superboy #89 (first Mon-El) CGC 9.4 (highest, one of two), Brenda Starr #14 (Kamen cover) CGC 6.0, Marvel Tales #109 (Atlas, Everett cover) CGC 9.6 (highest, one of two), Vampirella #1 (first Vampirella, Frazetta cover) CGC 9.6, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #1 (first Turtles and origin) CGC 8.0.
Newly added original art consignments include Al Milgrom Avengers #234 cover featuring the saga of the Scarlet Witch, packed with the many beloved characters from her past. Consignments include the Mark Bagley/Al Williamson cover to Marvel Age #89 featuring the New Warriors in a preview to the first issue of their own series. There’s also Sam Kieth’s painted cover to The Maxx: Maximized #29, featuring Kieth’s signature creation. Other original art consignments include Don Heck Tales of Suspense #60 title splash, a rarely available twice-up (large art) early Iron Man page with Dick Ayers inks; Marie Severin Captain Marvel #15 cover; John Buscema Marvel Two-in-One #34 cover with the Thing and Nighthawk; Herb Trimpe Defenders #73 cover with Hulk, Hellcat, and team; Gil Kane Omega the Unknown #8 cover; Bill Sienkiewicz Savage Sword of Conan #102 painted cover; Stephen Platt splash from Marc Spector: Moon Knight #57; Mark Texeira Black Panther #4 cover; and Chris Ware Quimby the Mouse page.
Also lined up already are dozens of other collectibles for the next CertifiedLink.com auction, including coins, cards, video games, and movie posters. CertifiedLink.com is also looking for valuable non-sports cards (Magic and Pokémon, most notably), AFA-certified action figures, and other valuable memorabilia.
The open comic book and original art Focused Auction can be found on ComicLink.com and the CertifiedLink auction of coins, baseball cards, video games, and movie posters can be found on their website.