Industry News, Scoop, Friday, July 22, 2005
“The market for original comic art is getting stronger by the day. What is especially invigorating is that collectors are starting to appreciate the work of artists who sometimes seem to be overlooked when talking about the greats.
‘We have watched original art sales on eBay rise for several years now,’ said Mark Squirek, the Comic and Art Auction Manager for Diamond International Galleries. ‘As I talk to the collectors, I find that many of them are purchasing for the love of the art.”