Tintin Page Worth $250,000-$350,000 Found Behind Sofa


I've found a few things behind the sofa. A TV remote control, a lost slipper, half a tennis ball…

Bit to the best of my knowledge, I've never found a page of Tintin original art worth between $250,000 to $400,000.

A page from a Belgian comics collector from the Tintin book King Ottakar's Sceptre will be auctioned next month, expecting to raise between $250,000 and $350,000, found while moving furniture.

The collection was getting his collection appraised by the auction house, including a page from Tintin's The Castafiore Emerald when the second was found…

Go on, have a look behind your own sofa. Just in case…

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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