December 2017 Auction Ends Thursday, December 14th, 5pm Pacific
This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 12/14/2017
Incredible Robert Crumb original cover art for ''The Complete Crumb Comics'', Volume 6 entitled ''On the Crest of a Wave'', published by Fantagraphic Books in 1991. This fantastic example of original Crumb artwork shows Crumb himself riding the crest of a wave of flesh and humanity, populated with familiar faces from 1960s counterculture, including Jerry Garcia. This piece served as the cover for Volume 6 of a 17 volume exhaustive series of Crumb's artistic output, with Vol. 6 documenting approximately two years from the late 1960s into the early 1970s. Ink on illustration board, cover measures 13'' x 17'' with ''The Complete Crumb Comics'' header affixed; artwork alone measures 10'' x 13''. Artwork is affixed at the top to the backing mat by two pieces of tape, measuring 16'' x 20'' with mat. Near fine condition.
Robert Crumb Original Cover Art for Volume 6 of ''The Complete Crumb Comics'' Entitled ''On the Crest of a Wave''Robert Crumb Original Cover Art for Volume 6 of ''The Complete Crumb Comics'' Entitled ''On the Crest of a Wave''
Robert Crumb Original Cover Art for Volume 6 of ''The Complete Crumb Comics'' Entitled ''On the Crest of a Wave''
Click above for larger image.
Bidding
Current Bidding
Minimum Bid: $50,000
Number Bids: 0

This item is available for purchase at the minimum bid amount plus 25% buyer's premium.

If interested please call us at 310-440-2982 or buy it online here:
$50,000
Auction closed on Thursday, December 14, 2017.
Email A Friend
Ask a Question
Have One To Sell

Auction Notepad

 

You may add/edit a note for this item or view the notepad:  

Submit    Delete     View all notepad items