First Marvel comic sets auction record of $1.3 million

Entertainment News Nov 22, 2019

First Marvel comic sets auction record of $1.3 million

The first comic book produced by Marvel, the famed U.S. publisher behind Spider-Man, X-Men and The Avengers, went under the hammer Thursday, fetching a record $1.26 million, Heritage Auctions said. "This is a historic copy of a historic comic book," Ed Jaster, auction house senior ...

Rare 1770 portrait of teenage Mozart to be auctioned in Paris

Business Nov 13, 2019

Rare 1770 portrait of teenage Mozart to be auctioned in Paris

A rare portrait of Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart will be sold by British auction house Christie's on Nov. 27 in Paris at an estimated price of between €800,000 and €1.2 million($882,000-$1.32 million). The artwork, one of four portraits painted during the composer's lifetime and ...