Comic Strips (Bande Dessinée) & Illustrations

In 2014 Christie’s held its inaugural sale of Bande Dessinée & Illustration in Paris. It totalled nearly €4 million, with no fewer than 12 artist records set, including a drawing by Hergé for Tintin
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Since then the category has continued to grow through annual sales held in conjunction with Daniel Maghen Gallery. A global audience of collectors has grown for works by masters such as Edgar P. Jacobs, Bilal and Moebius.

Based in Paris, our team of specialists is dedicated to sourcing the most important examples from this category. Please do not hesitate to get in touch to discuss buying or selling with Christie’s.