Lee Marvel cover art up for auction - 28th October
artworks showing Marvel's Stan Lee on the covers of
his comic books are up for auction as NFTs.
By Marie-Louise Gumuchian
artworks showing Stan Lee on the covers of his comic
books and signed by the late Marvel superhero creator
will go up for blockchain auction, with winning bidders
getting the physical as well as digital versions of
artist Rob Prior began working with the man behind,
among others, Spider-Man, Iron Man and Black Panther
in 2017 on "The Legacy Collection: Portraits
of Stan Lee", and depicts him as his famed characters
or in cameo images.
who is ambidextrous, produced 95 large canvas paintings
showing Lee, who also made walk-on appearances in
film adaptations of his books, on covers from Marvel
and the Golden Age of comics.
works are each signed by Lee, who died in 2018, aged
favourite thing in the world was cameos ... and what
better way to put a tribute together for him than
have him be the cameos in all of his favourite comic
books," Prior told Reuters on Wednesday.
Productions, a film and entertainment marketplace
for non-fungible tokens, is putting ten of the works
up for auction as NFTs on Wednesday. The sale will
run for 48 hours.
can have the NFT right in front of you, display it
and all of that but to have the original and then
look at where he signed it, I think is important,"
I wanted to make sure that the buyer had both."
said Lee had also signed blank canvases for future