Welcome to my gallery of classic comic covers. I've been collecting comic books for over 25 years and made this web site to share some of my favorite covers. All of the covers, with a very few exceptions, are (or were) from my personal collection. Have a question or a comment? E-mail me, my name's Ben.

Golden-Age Comic Cover Gallery

Browse the covers:

Batman and Robin super-hero and war comics Feldstein Junior comics good girl and romance comics Crime Suspenstories 22 crime and horror comics
super-hero and war comics good girl and romance comics crime and horror comics
Current Scan Count
Super-Hero & War: 69 Covers
Good Girl & Romance: 63 Covers
Crime & Horror: 67 Covers

2009-2010-11 Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide 40th Edition

The Missing Comic Parts Page

Alex Schomburg mini-Gallery
(with many newly-added science fiction digest covers!)

L. B. Cole mini-Gallery


Category Archives: original art

CFA-APA Romance Article

I belong to a group called the Comic & Fantasy Art Amateur Press Association (CFA-APA) dedicated to writing about… comic and fantasy art. Several months ago I wrote this article about the 1950s romance comic art published by Harvey Comics. If that sounds like something of interest, I invite you to check it out.

Original art for sale, Morris “Mo” Marcus - This is War page

(Click image for a super-size scan).

Morris “Mo” Marcus - Jet Propelled Fourth
Original Art one-page filler, from This Is War published by Standard Comics.
1950s jet ace action in the Korean theater. Skillful artwork with blue-pencil accents. The artwork measures 15″ x 22″. The page is dated 1952.
Mo Marcus worked for almost every comic [...]

Warren Kremer art from Witches Tales #3

It is not a classic comic cover but it is a page of original artwork by Warren Kremer. I recently bought this page:

Witches Tales #3, page 32
The art was missing the top title logo and first text block, but I replaced the missing lettering and the page looks great now. Warren Kremer was best known [...]

Dental-themed Golden Age Comic Cover Satire Artwork

“This artist gave up art because most people didn’t like his cartooning style.”
I think this artist is awesome. His dental-themed tributes to Golden Age comic book covers recall the style of L.B. Cole and his Star Comics line. It’s sad to think some ignorant philistines have discouraged such a talented artist. Click the images [...]

Tom Hickey CFA-APA article

As a member in a comic and fantasy art fanzine known as CFA-APA, I wrote an article about Tom Hickey as my second contribution. In addition to many 1950s Harvey Comics stories, Tom Hickey did early work for DC, including artwork in both Detective Comics #1 and 27.
The .pdf file of my article can be [...]

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