Edgar Church Archives

The First Mile High Comics Catolog Is Now Itself Being Auctioned
Heritage Auction has the first catalog for Mile High Comics' Edgar Church Collection up for auction itself and currently at $125, part of today's Animation & Art Weekly Online Auction 122119 listings with a couple of days to go. The First Mile High Comics Catolog Is Now Itself Being Auctioned It's a copy that was originally stapled inside The[...]
Edgar Church Banfield's Sweetheart Pure Pork Sausage Advertising Production Materials (Ideal Art Service, 1930s).
18,000 comics from the late 1930s to the early 1950s — the earliest days of American comic books — in unimaginably high-grade condition.  The collection is so important that researchers have spent considerable effort in unearthing the history behind the collection and the man who assembled it: Edgar Church Because Church himself was a commercial[...]
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Edgar Church — of the famous Edgar Church Collection of comics — was an excellent commercial artist Creating countless print ads for a number of companies, Church would look to other forms of media for inspiration in his drawings Comics were obviously a big part of that, and we have gone into his game-changing collection[...]