Matt Baker

Matt Baker

Also known as Baker, Clarence Matthew; Barkerino, Matt

Nationality: American

Birth Place: n/a

Biography:
Comic book artist with the Iger shop in the 1940s, most closely assoicated with the character Phantom Lady and various "good girl" comics. Drew early graphic novel, It Rhymes With Lust, in 1950. Generally considered the first African American comic book artist. Worked for Atlas/Marvel and Charlton in the 1950s


 

Matt Baker Original Art Values Sold at Auction

ItemRealized
Matt Baker Fight Comics #42 "Tiger Girl" Partially Hand-Colored Page Original Art (Fiction House, 1946)
Matt Baker Fight Comics #42 "Tiger Girl" Partially Hand-Colored Page Original Art (Fiction House, 1946)....
Lot 92225
Auction 7093
Saturday, May 17, 2014
$6,572.50
Matt Baker Flamingo Comic Strip Promotional Illustration Original Art (Phoenix Features, c. 1952)
Matt Baker Flamingo Comic Strip Promotional Illustration Original Art (Phoenix Features, c. 1952)....
Lot 93023
Auction 7169
Saturday, November 18, 2017
$3,585.00
Matt Baker Fight Comics #42 Tiger Girl Story Page 4 Original Art (Fiction House, 1946)
Matt Baker Fight Comics #42 Tiger Girl Story Page 4 Original Art (Fiction House, 1946)....
Lot 92226
Auction 7093
Saturday, May 17, 2014
$3,346.00
Matt Baker Crown Comics: Ace of the Newsreels Story Page 2 Original Art (Harvey Comics & McCombs Publ., 1946)...
Matt Baker Crown Comics: Ace of the Newsreels Story Page 2 Original Art (Harvey Comics & McCombs Publ., 1946)....
Lot 94275
Auction 7169
Saturday, November 18, 2017
$2,868.00
Matt Baker Journey Into Fear #1 "Was He Death Proof?" Title Page 1 Original Art (Superior-Dynamic, 1951)
Matt Baker Journey Into Fear #1 "Was He Death Proof?" Title Page 1 Original Art (Superior-Dynamic, 1951)....
Lot 94596
Auction 7066
Saturday, November 17, 2012
$2,509.50

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