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TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLESLot of 8 Rare Comics from the 80sAll Signed - Includes First Editions!From the person collection of co-creator Kevin EastmanThis mega-lot also includes ORIGINAL ART and more surprises!This lot features an awesome set of TMNT books including a first printing--with a sketch mistake on the inside! When asked to do a sketch for a fan many years ago, Kevin Eastman ended up drawing two Leonardo's in the image--so he kept it and held onto it all these years. TMNT fans know that First Printings of the first issue often go for $5000 to $10,000 depending on condition.
This incredible "MegaLot" also includes:* 2nd and 3rd printings of TMNT #1
* 1st and 2nd printings of TMNT #2
* The "variant/printing mistake" of TMNT #3 (which usually sells for $700)
* 1st printing of TMNT #3
* 1st printing of Raphael.
What makes this set EXTRA SPECIAL is that it includes an original art piece by Kevin Eastman, a four TMNT drawing that was done back in 1986 as an AD concept!
This awesome offering includes a certificate stating that all of the items are from KEVIN EASTMAN'S personal collection!* * *Please note: 15% of the proceeds from this sale will be donated to Kevin Eastman's favorite charity THE HERO INITIATIVE. If by chance you're unfamiliar with their good work, please check out their website here: http://heroinitiative.org/About THE HERO INITIATIVE:
The Hero Initiative creates a financial safety net for comic creators
who may need emergency medical aid, financial support for essentials of
life, and an avenue back into paying work. Since inception, the Hero
Initiative has been fortunate enough to benefit over 50 creators and
their families with over $500,000 worth of much-needed aid, fueled by
your contributions! It's a chance for all of us to give back something
to the people who have given us so much enjoyment.About KEVIN EASTMAN:
Kevin Brooks Eastman is an American comic book artist and writer, best known as the creator (together with Peter Laird) of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Eastman is also the owner, editor and publisher of the magazine Heavy Metal.