Lot #492
Matt Groening

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Signed book: Work Is Hell. First Pantheon Books edition. NY: Pantheon Books, 1986. Softcover, 9 x 9. Signed prominently on the inside of the front cover in blue ballpoint, "Matt Groening, 9/16/86," who above draws a large sketch of Binky the rabbit with a speech bubble inscription: “To Tim.” In fine condition, with trivial toning and wear to covers, and a greeting card affixed to inside of the back cover. This large sketch of Binky, the main character in Groening's celebrated Life in Hell comic strip, was drawn a full seven months before the Simpsons family premiered on The Tracey Ullman Show and still over three years away from their Fox network debut on December 17, 1989.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts
  • Dates: #600 - Ended January 13, 2021





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