One page of the 1984 Spider-Man comic was auctioned off for a record $ 3.3 million. – This is a one-of-a-kind work. There is only one art of this site in the world, explained the vice president of the auction house.
For the 25th page of the 1984 comic “Secret Wars No. 8”, the buyer paid $ 3,360,000. The auction house did not provide the name of the winner.
The author of the illustrations is Mike Zeck. – This page is special because it is the first time that Spider Man is wearing a black costume on it. This is the moment that tells an important part of his story. After this event, the character turns into Venom, explained Joe Maddalena, vice president of Heritage Auctions.
– This is a truly iconic work, one of a kind. There is only one art of this site in the world – he added.
The previous record for single page price was that of The Incredible Hulk in 1974. That illustration sold for $ 657,000.
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