The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 United States Wednesday, April 24, 2019


Star Trek: Year Five #1 original cover art by Greg Hildebrandt Surfaces at Heritage Auctions
Greg Hildebrandt (American, b. 1939), Star Trek: Year Five cover. Acrylic on board, 38 x 28 in. Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000.


DALLAS, TX.- Greg Hildebrandt's stunning original cover art for this month's debut issue of Star Trek: Year Five #1 comic book series highlights dozens of sci-fi and horror masterpiece paintings in Heritage Auctions' April 23 Illustration Art Auction in Dallas and on HA.com.

The new Star Trek: Year Five series, released by IDW Publishing, will feature a succession of creators to pen the first arc, which will "explore a hidden chapter of Enterprise history." IDW is launching the series with a bang by involving Hildebrandt, the legendary sci-fi artist who lends his talent to the first Star Trek project in his career, which has spanned more than 60 years. The 38-by-28-inch painting cover art may sell for $10,000 to $15,000.

Another piece of Star Trek history is Steven Chorney's 1991 poster study for Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (est. $1,000-$2,000) and Richard "Sparky" Moore's Star Trek: Mission to Horatius book cover and interior illustrations (est. $800-$1,200).

Additional original sci-fi paintings and artworks include:

· The 1954 original cover art for Orbit Science Fiction #5 by Ed Valigursky (est. $3,000-$5,000). Orbit Science Fiction was a science fiction magazine only published in 1953 and 1954 by the Hanro Corporation and only five issues were published.

· Legendary sci-fi artist Edmund (Emsh) Emshwiller's surreal Mind Mate, Amazing Stories digest cover, July 1964 (est. $2,000-$3,000)

· The Spirit of Science-Fiction, 1953, the original cover art for Science Fiction Plus magazine, by Frank R. Paul and Dorothy Les Tina (est. $700-$900)

· Tales of the Cthulhu Mythos book cover, 1971, by Victor Valla

Among a group of classic horror original paintings:

· The painting Dark Moon, 1953, Hannes Bok's stunning original cover art for Fantasy Digest (the second issue renamed Fantasy Magazine). The 1950s series sported four beautiful covers by Bok, and this painting of a woman with eerily glowing eyes is one of his most striking artworks (est. $10,000-$15,000)

· An original, 1946 cartoon illustration of Morticia Addams of The Adams Family by creator Charles Addams (est. $3,000-$5,000)

· Tales of the Cthulhu Mythos book cover, 1971, by Victor Valla (est. $1,500-$2,500)

· Formerly from the Ray Bradbury Collection, Something Wicked This Way Comes - The Dust Witch, 1988, by Joseph Anthony Mugnaini (est. $3,000-$5,000)

Original Fantasy art includes:

· The original art from the Magic the Gathering card titled Silkenfist Order, 1999, by Greg Hildebrandt (est. $1,500-$2,500)

· Boris Vallejo original cover art for Conan The Fearless paperback cover, 1986 (est. $6,000-$8,000)

· Artist Walter Martin Baumhofer's Red Snow, Doc Savage magazine cover, February 1935 (est: $12,000-18,000). The painting shows a dramatic scene with several men floundering in the water as a lifeboat takes on water, a measure of chaos that is punctuated by the presence of a handgun. The image appeared on the cover of Doc Savage magazine, named after the fictional character who first appeared in American pulp magazines during the 1930s and 1940s.

· James Allen St. John's Tarzan and the Golden Lion, book frontispiece, 1922 (estimate: $40,000-60,000) presents a harsh view of the risks involved with challenging the balance of nature. An interior illustration, the appeared in Tarzan and the Golden Lion by Edgar Rice Burrows (A.C. McClurg, 1922).

· Another popular pulp cover is Hugh Joseph Ward's The Man Who Carried Death, Spicy Detective Stories magazine cover, August 1940 (estimate: $30,000-50,000). The Spicy Detective series is one of several in the weird menace for which Ward is known.





Today's News

April 6, 2019

Mummified mice and more in latest Egyptian tomb discovery

Kunsthaus Zürich opens 'Fly me to the Moon. The Moon Landing: 50 Years On'

Pace Gallery opens an exhibition of new paintings by Raqib Shaw

Air conditioning system caused Brazil museum fire: police

Exceptional results and strong sell-through rates for Thinking Italian Milan

Exhibition showcases treasures from the Federal Photography Collection

Arts Council Collection touring exhibition showcases works by David Hockney, Bridget Riley, Frank Stella and more

Star Trek: Year Five #1 original cover art by Greg Hildebrandt Surfaces at Heritage Auctions

Exhibition brings you face to face with the beasts that helped shape London

Galerie Max Hetzler opens its fifth solo show with artist Navid Nuur

John Stanley named Interim Executive Director of Toledo Museum of Art

Exhibition of recent paintings by Ron Gorchov opens at Modern Art

David Hill Gallery opens an exhibition of recently unearthed photographs by Sanlé Sory

Philadelphia Fine Art Fair opens to a large audience

Nye & Company Auctioneers sale to feature original art, photography, and furniture

Charlotte Jackson Fine Art opens an exhibition of new work by Jeremy Thomas

Michael Rosenfeld Gallery opens its first solo exhibition devoted to the work of Mary Bauermeister

Christiane Blattmann's first institutional solo exhibition opens at Kunsthalle Münster

Lunds Konsthall opens an exhibition of works by Nina Roos

New multisensory exhibition explores relationship between art and music

Maurin Dietrich appointed Director of Kunstverein München

Bell Gallery at Brown University presents art exhibition examining effects of climate change on bird species

agnès b. opens a new exhibition of sixty works by Russian photographer Dmitry Markov

Exhibition of works by Elihu Vedder now open at the Museum of Art, Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute

The market of sport betting in New Jersey is still strong

Is the Business Model of a Gallery Unsustainable in Singapore?

Make Your Artworks Known Through Social Media Platforms

Best Photo Apps to Turn Your Boring Images into Pieces of Art

Most Popular Last Seven Days



1.- Apple releases Spring 2019 iPhone cases and watch bands with 'Delft Blue' color in the lead

2.- Star Trek: Year Five #1 original cover art by Greg Hildebrandt Surfaces at Heritage Auctions

3.- Guitars of the greats rock halls of New York's Met museum

4.- Historic jewels and exceptional gemstones highlight Christie's Geneva Magnificent Jewels Auction

5.- French museum renames masterpieces after black subjects

6.- Heathrow Terminal 5 exhibits skeleton of new species of dinosaur

7.- Missing Rubens sketch goes for $1.4 mn at auction

8.- The Museo del Prado opens 'Giacometti in the Museo del Prado'

9.- Inrap archaeologists discover an Etruscan tomb in a hypogeum in Aleria

10.- Picasso in Ivory Coast? A village tells of its brush with the artist



Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 

Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher:Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez


Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org avemariasound.org juncodelavega.com facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.
Sending Mail
Sending Successful