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Richard Corben

Richard Corben

Nationality: American

Birth Place: Anderson, Missouri

Biography:
Richard Corben originally studied to be an animator. His first comic book work was for horror-related Underground titles like Fantagor, Grim Wit and Slow Death. He moved on to horror comics published by James Warren (Creepy, Eerie, Vampirella), and then to Heavy Metal, the American version of the French comics magazine, M├ętal Hurlant. His most famous creation for Heavy Metal, Den, was later featured in the animated Heavy Metal movie.

Corben has gone on to a career as an illustrator, and he has won several awards, like the Shazam Award and the CINE Golden Eagle. He continues to do occasional comics work for various publishers, including Marvel and IDW

 

Richard Corben Original Art Values Sold at Auction

Item Realized
Richard Corben Fantagor #4 Cover Original Art (Last Gasp, 1972)
Richard Corben Fantagor #4 Cover Original Art (Last Gasp, 1972)....
Lot 93064
Auction 7192
Saturday, November 17, 2018
$48,000.00
Richard Corben Hot Stuf' #1 Complete 5-Page Story Original Art (Sal Quartuccio, 1974).... (Total: 5 Original Art)
Richard Corben Hot Stuf' #1 Complete 5-Page Story Original Art (Sal Quartuccio, 1974).... (Total: 5 Original Art)
Lot 93064
Auction 7141
Saturday, November 19, 2016
$45,410.00
Richard Corben Fantagor #1 Back Cover Painting Original Art (Richard V. Corben, 1970)
Richard Corben Fantagor #1 Back Cover Painting Original Art (Richard V. Corben, 1970)....
Lot 93063
Auction 7192
Saturday, November 17, 2018
$40,800.00
Richard Corben Phantom of the Paradise Move Poster Style C One Sheet (20th Century Fox, 1975)
Richard Corben Phantom of the Paradise Move Poster Style C One Sheet (20th Century Fox, 1975)....
Lot 15564
Auction 121852
Sunday, December 30, 2018
$120.00
Richard Corben Eerie #62 Story Page 8 Original Art (Warren, 1975)
Richard Corben Eerie #62 Story Page 8 Original Art (Warren, 1975)....
Lot 93065
Auction 7192
Saturday, November 17, 2018
$6,600.00

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ItemCurrent Bid or Price
Richard Corben ANOMALY Magazine "His Masters Voice" Print (1972)
Richard Corben ANOMALY Magazine "His Masters Voice" Print (1972)....
Lot 13776
Auction 121903
Sunday, January 20, 2019
$110.00
Rich Corben Eagle Limited Print #12/100 (1985)
Rich Corben Eagle Limited Print #12/100 (1985)....
Lot 13777
Auction 121903
Sunday, January 20, 2019
$12.00
Rich Corben - Corben Classics Portfolio (S.Q. Productions, 1986).... (Total: 6 Items)
Rich Corben - Corben Classics Portfolio (S.Q. Productions, 1986).... (Total: 6 Items)
Lot 13778
Auction 121903
Sunday, January 20, 2019
$1.00
Rich Corben Night Flight Signed Limited Edition Print #80/500 (1985)
Rich Corben Night Flight Signed Limited Edition Print #80/500 (1985)....
Lot 13779
Auction 121903
Sunday, January 20, 2019
$14.00

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