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John Romita Jr.

John Romita Jr.

Art

Nationality: American

Birth Place: New York City, NY

Biography:
John Romita, Jr. got his first professional credit in 1968 at the age of 13 when he created The Prowler, who his father, the legendary John Romita, Sr., used in Amazing Spider-Man #78. It was only natural that he would begin working for Marvel when he got older. His first Marvel work was sketching cover layouts for Marvel UK reprints. Amazing Spider-Man Annual #11, published in 1977, was his first state-side art credit. Well-remembered for his runs on Iron Man, Amazing Spider-Man, and Daredevil, he was also the artist when Dazzler got her own book in 1981, as well as for Marvel Super Hero Contest of Champions, the first mini-series published by Marvel. In recent years he has become a mainstay artist for Marvel, handling many cover variants and special event books. His father casts a large shadow; however, Romita Jr. has done a wonderful job of becoming his own force-to-be-reckoned-with in the comic industry.

 

John Romita Jr. Original Art Values Sold at Auction

Item Realized
John Romita Sr. The Amazing Spider-Man #100 Cover Re-Creation Original Art (1994)
John Romita Sr. The Amazing Spider-Man #100 Cover Re-Creation Original Art (1994)....
Lot 92223
Auction 7036
Friday, August 19, 2011
$77,675.00
John Romita Jr. and Scott Hanna Amazing Spider-Man #505 Complete 22-Page Story "Vibes" Original Art (Marvel, 2...
John Romita Jr. and Scott Hanna Amazing Spider-Man #505 Complete 22-Page Story "Vibes" Original Art (Marvel, 2004)... (Total: 22 Original Art)
Lot 93246
Auction 7187
Saturday, May 12, 2018
$20,315.00
John Romita Jr. Uncanny X-Men #176 Cover Original Art (Marvel, 1983)
John Romita Jr. Uncanny X-Men #176 Cover Original Art (Marvel, 1983)....
Lot 92177
Auction 7087
Saturday, February 22, 2014
$19,120.00
John Romita Jr. Savage Dragon Pin-Up Drawing Original Art (Image/Image Con, 2009)
John Romita Jr. Savage Dragon Pin-Up Drawing Original Art (Image/Image Con, 2009)....
Lot 15050
Auction 121892
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
$264.00
John Romita Jr. and Klaus Janson Thor #16 Double Splash Pages 7-8 Original Art (Marvel, 1999)
John Romita Jr. and Klaus Janson Thor #16 Double Splash Pages 7-8 Original Art (Marvel, 1999)....
Lot 13198
Auction 121837
Sunday, September 16, 2018
$576.00

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John Romita Jr. and Klaus Janson Avengers V4#4 Double-Splash Pages 14-15 Thor versus Galactus Original Art (Marvel... (1...
John Romita Jr. and Klaus Janson Avengers V4#4 Double-Splash Pages 14-15 Thor versus Galactus Original Art (Marvel... (1)

Auction 7192
Saturday, November 17, 2018
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John Romita Jr. and Klaus Janson Thor #22 Cover Thanos Original Art (Marvel, 2000).... (1)
John Romita Jr. and Klaus Janson Thor #22 Cover Thanos Original Art (Marvel, 2000).... (1)

Auction 7192
Saturday, November 17, 2018
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John Romita Jr. and Bob Layton Iron Man #126 Story Page 8 Original Art (Marvel, 1979).... (1)
John Romita Jr. and Bob Layton Iron Man #126 Story Page 8 Original Art (Marvel, 1979).... (1)

Auction 7192
Saturday, November 17, 2018
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John Romita Jr. and Bob Layton Iron Man #126 Story Page 3 Original Art (Marvel, 1979).... (1)
John Romita Jr. and Bob Layton Iron Man #126 Story Page 3 Original Art (Marvel, 1979).... (1)

Auction 7192
Saturday, November 17, 2018
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