Los Angeles: Literally Spider-Man is breaking every record! A page from an artwork from the 1984 Spider-Man comic book was sold at auction for an incredible price, USD 3.36 million.
Mike Zack’s artwork for page 25 of Marvel Comics’ Secret Wars No. 8 brings the first appearance of everyone’s favorite Spidey’s black suit. The symbiotic suit would eventually lead to the emergence of the character ‘Venom’.
Bidding started at US$330,000 and went up to over US$3 million. It came on the first day of Heritage Auctions’ four-day comic event in Dallas. According to a previous record for the inner page of an American comic book, it was USD 657,250 for art from a 1974 issue of The Incredible Hulk that featured a tease for Wolverine’s first appearance.
First Published:January 15, 2022, 4:28 PM