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Frank Frazetta

Frank Frazetta

Art

Nationality: American

Birth Place: Brooklyn (Delaware county, New York state, United States)

Biography:
Frank Frazetta (American, b. 1928): An artistic prodigy, Frank Frazetta broke into comic books at the age of 16 out of economic necessity. A series of landmark Buck Rogers covers for Famous Funnies and several outstanding EC jobs brought Frazetta to the attention of comic strip artist Al Capp, and he was soon hired to assist on the Li'l Abner Sunday strips from 1952-61.

By the time that Frazetta had quit working for Capp, the comic book market had atrophied and his freelance opportunities had all but dried up. Frazetta was forced into the illustration market at large, and it proved to be a blessing in disguise. After creating a series of well-received movie posters and paperback covers, Frazetta's fortune was secured when he painted his world-famous paperback covers for Robert E. Howard's Conan character. A string of spectacular covers for Warren Publishing's titles Creepy, Eerie, and Vampirella added to his success. Frank Frazetta is now widely regarded as the master of modern fantasy art.

 

Frank Frazetta Original Art Values Sold at Auction

Item Realized
Frank Frazetta Death Dealer 6 Painting Original Art (1990)
Frank Frazetta Death Dealer 6 Painting Original Art (1990)....
Lot 91016
Auction 7187
Saturday, May 12, 2018
$1,792,500
Frank Frazetta At The Earth's Core Paperback Cover Painting Original Art (1974)
Frank Frazetta At The Earth's Core Paperback Cover Painting Original Art (1974)....
Lot 92069
Auction 7139
Saturday, August 6, 2016
$1,075,500
Frank Frazetta Escape on Venus Painting Original Art (1972)
Frank Frazetta Escape on Venus Painting Original Art (1972)....
Lot 92068
Auction 7189
Saturday, August 4, 2018
$660,000
Frank Frazetta Death Dealer Signed Limited Edition Gold Print #86/345 (Paradox Productions, c. 1980s)
Frank Frazetta Death Dealer Signed Limited Edition Gold Print #86/345 (Paradox Productions, c. 1980s)....
Lot 13796
Auction 121837
Sunday, September 16, 2018
$1,320.00
Frank Frazetta Death Dealer Signed Limited Edition Gold Print #76/345 (Paradox Productions, c. 1980s)
Frank Frazetta Death Dealer Signed Limited Edition Gold Print #76/345 (Paradox Productions, c. 1980s)....
Lot 12772
Auction 121836
Sunday, September 9, 2018
$1,800.00

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ItemCurrent Bid or Price
Frank Frazetta Death Dealer Signed Limited Edition Gold Print #73/345 (Paradox Productions, c. 1980s)
Frank Frazetta Death Dealer Signed Limited Edition Gold Print #73/345 (Paradox Productions, c. 1980s)....
Lot 14842
Auction 121838
Sunday, September 23, 2018
$550.00
Frank Frazetta Death Dealer Signed Limited Edition Gold Print #74/345 (Paradox Productions, c. 1980s).... (1)
Frank Frazetta Death Dealer Signed Limited Edition Gold Print #74/345 (Paradox Productions, c. 1980s).... (1)

Auction 121839
Sunday, September 30, 2018
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Frank Frazetta Death Dealer Signed Limited Edition Gold Print #89/345 (Paradox Productions, c. 1980s).... (1)
Frank Frazetta Death Dealer Signed Limited Edition Gold Print #89/345 (Paradox Productions, c. 1980s).... (1)

Auction 121840
Sunday, October 7, 2018
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Frank Frazetta The Sensuous Frazetta Portfolio (c. 1980s).... (1)
Frank Frazetta The Sensuous Frazetta Portfolio (c. 1980s).... (1)

Auction 121840
Sunday, October 7, 2018
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Frank Frazetta Johnny Comet Sunday Comic Strip Original Art dated 12-7-52 (McNaught Syndicate, 1952).... (1)
Frank Frazetta Johnny Comet Sunday Comic Strip Original Art dated 12-7-52 (McNaught Syndicate, 1952).... (1)

Auction 7192
Saturday, November 17, 2018
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