Frank R. Paul (American, 1884-1963), Wonder Stories pulp cover, August 1930. Gouache and watercolor on board, 24 x 17 in. Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000.
BEVERLY HILLS, CA.- The Jerry Weist Collection of Science-Fiction and Fantasy art anchors Heritage Auctions June 27-28 Illustration Art Signature® Auction with iconic art from greats of the genre such as Frank R. Paul, J. Allen St. John, Michael Whelan, Alex Schomburg, Wally Wood, and many others. “This is our second special auction from the estate of the pioneering collector, publisher, historian and scholar Jerry Weist,” said Todd Hignite, Vice President of Heritage Auctions, “who many of us had the pleasure to also name as a good friend.” This is one of the most important collections of artwork from the genre to ever be offered and the impeccable selection represents the last substantial group from the estate. Highlights include Frank R. Paul’s masterful Wonder Stories pulp cover, August 1930 (estimate: $10,000+) ... More
Monday, June 18, 2012
Jerry Weist collection of sci-fi and fantasy art leads Heritage Auctions summer illustration event
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