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Dave Stevens

Dave Stevens

Nationality: American

Birth Place: Lynwood, CA

Biography:
Dave Stevens (American, 1955 -2008): was an American illustrator and comics artist most famous for creating The Rocketeer comic book and film character, and for his pin-up style "glamour art" illustrations, especially of model Bettie Page.

Famously meticulous with his artwork, Stevens produced few comic books beyond "The Rocketeer," which was adapted as a feature film in 1991. Stevens remained very visible on the art scene with his many glamour illustrations, contributions to art books and private commissions.

He was the first to win Comic-Con International's Russ Manning Most Promising Newcomer Award in 1982, and received both an Inkpot Award and the Kirby Award for Best Graphic Album in 1986

 

Dave Stevens Original Art Values Sold at Auction

Item Realized
Dave Stevens Vampirella: A Scarlet Thirst Cover Painting Original Art (Harris, 1993)
Dave Stevens Vampirella: A Scarlet Thirst Cover Painting Original Art (Harris, 1993)....
Lot 92255
Auction 7177
Saturday, February 24, 2018
$40,630.00
Dave Stevens Rocketeer: The Official Movie Adaptation #1 Cover Original Art (Disney, 1991)
Dave Stevens Rocketeer: The Official Movie Adaptation #1 Cover Original Art (Disney, 1991)....
Lot 92210
Auction 7147
Saturday, August 29, 2015
$40,000.00
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Dave Stevens "Scorcher" Painting Original Art (1993)....
Lot 92183
Auction 7093
Saturday, May 17, 2014
$23,900.00
Dave Stevens - Vampirella and Betty Page Signed Limited Edition Prints Group of 2 (Dave Stevens, 1994).... (Total: 2 Ite...
Dave Stevens - Vampirella and Betty Page Signed Limited Edition Prints Group of 2 (Dave Stevens, 1994).... (Total: 2 Items)
Lot 11986
Auction 121809
Sunday, March 4, 2018
$478.00
Dave Stevens - Rocketeer Illustration Original Art (1990)
Dave Stevens - Rocketeer Illustration Original Art (1990)....
Lot 14120
Auction 121804
Sunday, January 28, 2018
$3,824.00

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ItemCurrent Bid or Price
Brush With Passion: The Art of Dave Stevens Slipcase Limited Edition Hardcover with Slipcase (Underwood Books, 2008)
Brush With Passion: The Art of Dave Stevens Slipcase Limited Edition Hardcover with Slipcase (Underwood Books, 2008)....
Lot 94383
Auction 7187
Saturday, May 12, 2018
$46.00
Dave Stevens Swamp Thing #2 Splash Page 8 Recreation Illustration Original Art (undated)
Dave Stevens Swamp Thing #2 Splash Page 8 Recreation Illustration Original Art (undated)....
Lot 14107
Auction 121816
Sunday, April 22, 2018
$750.00

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