Jan 28, 2021 - Sale 2556

Sale 2556 - Lot 198

Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 1,500
WERNER ROTH (1921-1973) / VINCE COLLETTA (1923-1991)
"This mirror is splitting me!" Illustration for page 13 of "Hall of 1000 Mirrors" in Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane, Volume 1, Issue 116, published by DC Comics, November 1971. Pen, ink, colored pencil, and correction fluid over graphite on paper, with pencil work by Roth and inks by Colletta. 380x255mm;15x10 inches, on 16x10 1/2-inch sheet. Unsigned, but with National Periodical Publications, Inc. copyright stamp and Comics Magazine Code Authority approval stamp on verso.

In this story, Superman and Lois Lane find themselves trapped and disoriented in a ploy orchestrated by the villain, Desaad.

Superman's heads in this issue were inked by Murphy Anderson, one of the premier artists for DC Comics.