Some of the most illustrious and sought-after comics of all time, including Superman #1, Detective Comics #27, Amazing Fantasy #15, X-Men #1 and Batman #1, among other ultra-rare comics, just hit the market in a single sale. Comics featuring the first appearances of the most iconic superheroes of all time, including Batman, Spider-Man, X-Men and Wonder Woman, are among the headliners of the May Elite sale at Goldin’s.
Rare comic book items for sale include:
1939 DC “Superman #1” – GSC 2.0
1939 DC “Detective Comics #27” – GSC 6.5
1962 Marvel “Incredible Fantasy #15” – GSC 8.0
1960 Original cover for “DC Showcase #24” by Gil Kane – Third appearance of Green Lantern
1940 DC “Batman #1” – GSC 4.0
1963 Marvel “X-Men #1” – GSC 8.5
1942 DC “Wonder Woman #1” – GSC 5.0
1961 Original art page and title splash for DC Comics “Green Lantern #6” by Gil Kane
1984 Mirage Studios “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles TMNT #1” First printed promotional copy signed by Pete Laird and Kevin Eastman – GSC 9.8
“It’s rare to have even one of these amazing books featuring the first appearances of these iconic culture heroes in one collection, let alone all of them,” said Executive Chairman and Founder of Goldin, Ken Goldin. “We are so honored to be able to present so many mainstays of the comic book world in one sale. When you add to that the unique original art of Gil Kane Green Lantern, this auction is going to turn a lot of heads around the world. hobby.
In addition to big-name comics and artwork, May’s Elite auction also features hundreds of pop culture items that any collector will love. These include a 2013 Fleer Retro Marvel PMG Green #5 Spider-Man card (#02/10); an almost complete set of 1977 Topps Star Wars cards with autographs from Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill and Harrison Ford; a set of 1998 Pokemon TCG Trophy Pikachu No # 1, 2 and 3 Trainer cards; and much more.
The Goldin Elite Auction is a carefully curated sale of the rarest and most sought-after collectibles in sports, comics, pop culture, movies, music and more. For the full list of items, visit: https://goldin.co/buy. With more than 700 items in total, the auction is expected to break industry records when it closes on May 21.