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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, Denys Wortman, and Others Original Comics Art and Illustrations Group of 5 (c. 1950s-90s).... (Total: 5 O...
Rube Goldberg, Denys Wortman, and Others Original Comics Art and Illustrations Group of 5 (c. 1950s-90s).... (Total: 5 Original Art)
Lot 11113
Auction 121831
Sunday, August 5, 2018
$132.00
Rube Goldberg Life's Little Jokes and Mike & Ike - They Look Alike Daily Comic Strip Original Art date
Rube Goldberg Life's Little Jokes and Mike & Ike - They Look Alike Daily Comic Strip Original Art date...
Lot 92074
Auction 7189
Saturday, August 4, 2018
$1,440.00

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ItemCurrent Bid or Price
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 8-8-31 (McN...
Lot 93099
Auction 7192
Friday, November 16, 2018
$2,600.00
Rube Goldberg Boob McNutt Sunday Comic Strip Original Art dated 12-11-32 (Star Company, 1932)
Rube Goldberg Boob McNutt Sunday Comic Strip Original Art dated 12-11-32 (Star Company, 1932)....
Lot 93100
Auction 7192
Friday, November 16, 2018
$1,200.00
Rube Goldberg They Always Come Back For More Baseball-Themed Comic Strip Original Art (c. 1908-1910s)
Rube Goldberg They Always Come Back For More Baseball-Themed Comic Strip Original Art (c. 1908-1910s)....
Lot 94779
Auction 7192
Saturday, November 17, 2018
$350.00
Rube Goldberg Feature Funnies #1 Vendor Poster (Quality Comics, 1937)
Rube Goldberg Feature Funnies #1 Vendor Poster (Quality Comics, 1937)....
Lot 13769
Auction 121846
Sunday, November 18, 2018
$2.00

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