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Fred Ray

Fred Ray

Nationality: American

Birth Place: America

Biography:
Fred Ray. (American, 1920-2001): An American comic book artist and illustrator perhaps best known among comic book fans as the Superman, Batman, and World's Finest Comics cover artist of the early forties, whose work helped shape the defining look of those iconic superhero DC characters. Ray is also celebrated for his more than two decades as the artist of the DC feature, Tomahawk. Ray was an accomplished and imaportant authority on the military uniforms of the Revolutionary War and was a consultant to the Smithsonian Institution. He also wrote books on American history, including a remarkable self-published series of booklets on American forts, including the Alamo

 

Fred Ray Original Art Values Sold at Auction

Item Realized
Fred Ray and Jerry Robinson - Batman #11 Cover Original Art (DC, 1942). With a surreal, hard-hitting battle between the...
Fred Ray and Jerry Robinson - Batman #11 Cover Original Art (DC, 1942). With a surreal, hard-hitting battle between the Clow...
Lot 6424
Auction 817
Saturday, August 13, 2005
$195,500
Fred Ray Action Comics #45 Cover Superman Original Art (DC, 1942)
Fred Ray Action Comics #45 Cover Superman Original Art (DC, 1942)....
Lot 92192
Auction 7152
Saturday, November 21, 2015
$107,550
Fred Ray Action Comics #46 Superman Cover Original Art (DC, 1942)
Fred Ray Action Comics #46 Superman Cover Original Art (DC, 1942)....
Lot 92032
Auction 7039
Thursday, November 17, 2011
$101,575
Fred Ray Tomahawk #128 Complete 1-Page Story "The Ruse that Routed an Army!" Original Art (DC, 1970)
Fred Ray Tomahawk #128 Complete 1-Page Story "The Ruse that Routed an Army!" Original Art (DC, 1970)....
Lot 11160
Auction 121848
Sunday, December 2, 2018
$288.00
Fred Ray Star Spangled Comics #105 Story Splash Page 1 Original Art (DC, 1950)
Fred Ray Star Spangled Comics #105 Story Splash Page 1 Original Art (DC, 1950)....
Lot 94929
Auction 7192
Saturday, November 17, 2018
$2,040.00

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