Spider-Man comic book page leaps to record US$3.36 million at auction


Bidding for a single page of original artwork from 1984 featuring Spider-Man in the black costume started at US$330,000. – Heritage Auctions Twitter pic, January 14, 2022.

A SINGLE page of original artwork from an acclaimed 1984 comic featuring Spider-Man sold for a record US$3.36 million (RM14.1 million) in the United States yesterday, making the webslinger the world’s mightiest auction superhero.

The page features the first appearance of Spidey’s black symbiote suit that would later lead to the creation of anti-hero Venom in artwork by Mike Zeck from Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars no. 8.


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