Spider-Man rules — both on the movie screen right now with “Spider-Man: No Way Home” and in auction houses. Original artwork from two pages of the 1984 comic book Secret Wars No. 8 with Spider-Man sold on Jan. 13 at Heritage Auctions for a combined $3.648 million. For perspective of the web-slinger’s popularity, the movie “No Way Home” was made for $200 million and has brought in $1.633 billion so far in box office. The interior page artwork comes from the Marvel comic book that told the origin story of the Spider-Man’s black costume. One page with the iconic black costume sold for $3.36 million. Right before this record selling price, artwork of the preceding page in the same comic book sold for $288,000.
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