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WALLY WOOD (American, 1927-1981). Mars is Heaven!, complete 8-page story, Weird Science #18 (EC Comics), 1953. Mixed med... (Total: 8 Items)

2012 June 27-28 Illustration Art Signature Auction- Beverly Hills #5087

 
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Auction Ended On: Jun 27, 2012
Item Activity: 9 Internet/mail/phone bidders Number of Bidders
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Location: Heritage Auctions - Beverly Hills
9478 West Olympic Blvd., 1st Floor
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WALLY WOOD (American, 1927-1981)
Mars is Heaven!, complete 8-page story, Weird Science #18 (EC Comics), 1953
Mixed media on paper
22 x 15 in.
Signed on first page lower right

From the Jerry Weist Collection.

One of the most revered EC adaptations of Ray Bradbury's prose, this story is also an absolute peak period masterpiece by Wally Wood, the greatest science fiction comic book artist of all time.

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Each has surface grime on the border edges; corners are slightly bumped; scattered mostly minor accretions. Not framed.

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