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Assorted Comic Book Posters, 1990

Hey, one or more of these quite possibly hung on your wall during the Copper Age! As advertised in a late 1990 American Entertainment catalog…

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McFarlane Spider-Man 1991 Calendar Poster

Apologies for the image quality, but wow, already TWENTY . . . → Read More: McFarlane Spider-Man 1991 Calendar Poster

Airboy

First issue of Eclipse's Airboy revival, from 1986.

Though I’ve always had an appreciation for it, it’s only been in recent years I’ve REALLY gotten into the aesthetics of ’40s aviator and retro-futuristic design. Among my favorites would (of course) be Dave Stevens’ Rocketeer and Bradley W. Schenck’s Retropolis.

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Comic Images Promotional Poster, December 1989

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East Coast Comics Back Issue Ad, Mid ’88

The full page ad, followed by a zoom-in on some specific titles. Note the low McFarlane Amazing Spidey prices (for issues 298 to 305), as this was just before his work on the series REALLY took off…

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McFarlane Spidey 313 Original Cover Art on eBay!

With about a day left in the auction as we post this, the current high bid is about $57,000. UPDATE: Winning bid ended up being $71,200.

Per the seller’s auction description, “I was in the comic art, and toy collectable business for 35 years, and it is my opinion, based on . . . → Read More: McFarlane Spidey 313 Original Cover Art on eBay!

Marvel Jackets House Ad, 1988

Spidey hawking some fairly pricey jackets (for the time), featuring a classic image by Todd!

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