Dec 16, 2021 - Sale 2592

Sale 2592 - Lot 197

Price Realized: $ 281
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
BRANT PARKER (1920-2007) & JOHNNY HART (1931-2007)
Two "The Wizard of ID" daily comic strips. The first, "Doc, Wake Up!" Published October 30, 1968. 176x509 mm; 7x20 inches, sheet. Inscribed "To Tina (Tippit) . . . like if you ever have any trouble sleeping, call me... Brant Parker."
The second: "Gluck, gluck, gluck...POOF..." published July 17, 1975. 176x532 mm; 21x23 inches, sheet. Inscribed to Tina "Tequila gluckers get 'poof-poofed'. . . love, Charley.' And with an autograph letter signed to the Browns by the Parkers, along with the published comic clipped from the newspaper. Ink with wash and Zip-a-tone on board and paper, respectively. Both signed "B. Parker and with Field Enterprises pastedowns.

Provenance: Estate of William F. Brown and Tina Tippit Brown.