NEW YORK (AP) – One of the few comic books that brought Superman around the world, selling for record highs.
Action Comics # 1grossed $ 3.25 million in private sales. ComicConnect.com, an online auction and consignment company, announced Tuesday.
It performed best in the previous record for this cartoon, which was set at auction for another copy in 2014 for slightly over $ 3.2 million.
The comic, published in 1938, “really is the start of the superhero genre,” Vincent Zurzolo, COO of ComicConnect.com. Said, which is a brokerage
It tells readers about Superman’s origins, how he came to Earth from other planets, and went by Clark Kent.
This seller bought the 2018 cartoon for a little over $ 2 million.
Zurzolo said that although there have been hundreds of thousands of original publications, But at present there are only about 100 copies and are in different conditions. He said this copy is one of the best preserved.
“There isn’t a comic book that you can value a comic book higher than Action Comics # 1,” he said.