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Rube Goldberg

Rube Goldberg

Art

Nationality: American

Birth Place: San Francisco (San Francisco county, California, United States)

Biography:
Rube Goldberg (1883-1970) was an American cartoonist, sculptor, and author. Goldberg’s comic strips were most popular for outlandishly complicated inventions which accomplished relatively simple tasks, spawning the term “Goldbergian.”

 

Rube Goldberg Original Art Values Sold at Auction

Item Realized
Rube Goldberg Collier's Weekly "The Inventions of Professor Lucifer G. Butts, A.K." Comic Strip Original Art d...
Rube Goldberg Collier's Weekly "The Inventions of Professor Lucifer G. Butts, A.K." Comic Strip Original Art dated...
Lot 92009
Auction 7137
Saturday, May 14, 2016
$9,560.00
Rube Goldberg Rube Goldberg's Side Show Sunday Comic Strip Original Art dated 11-26-39 (Register and Tribune Syndi
Rube Goldberg Rube Goldberg's Side Show Sunday Comic Strip Original Art dated 11-26-39 (Register and Tribune Syndi...
Lot 93369
Auction 7158
Saturday, February 25, 2017
$7,767.50
Rube Goldberg Boob McNutt and Bill Topper Sunday Comic Strip Original Art dated 1-18-31 (Star Co. Synd
Rube Goldberg Boob McNutt and Bill Topper Sunday Comic Strip Original Art dated 1-18-31 (Star Co. Synd...
Lot 92005
Auction 7166
Saturday, August 12, 2017
$5,019.00
Rube Goldberg Reluctant Playmates Editorial Comics Panel Original Art (c. 1940s)
Rube Goldberg Reluctant Playmates Editorial Comics Panel Original Art (c. 1940s)....
Lot 12071
Auction 121806
Sunday, February 11, 2018
$406.30
Rube Goldberg Related Books Group of 2 (Peter C. Marzio/Hastings House, 1968-70).... (Total: 2 Items)
Rube Goldberg Related Books Group of 2 (Peter C. Marzio/Hastings House, 1968-70).... (Total: 2 Items)
Lot 14557
Auction 121804
Sunday, January 28, 2018
$26.00

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