SDCC 2013: CBLDF Live Art Auction — Items from Jim Lee, Neil Gaiman, Charlie Adlard & More! Introduced by Cory Doctorow!

JonathanCase2013The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund hosts its biggest auction of the year at Comic-Con — the CBLDF Live Art Auction, happening on Saturday, July 20! Author and activist Cory Doctorow kicks off this year’s auction with a special introduction. Then, the bidding for a treasure trove of fantastic original art begins!  Register here for your bidder number to join the fun!

The CBLDF Live Art Auction is your chance to take home pieces by luminaries such as Jim Lee, Neil Gaiman, Charlie Adlard, Jock, Yoshitaka Amano, Jill Thompson, Jeffrey Brown, Alan Moore, Paul Pope, Cliff Chiang, Jonathan Case, Brandon Graham, James Stokoe, and dozens more! The embedded slide show and list below reveal many of the pieces being auctioned so far. But more art will be added up until the auction begins, including a set of pieces curated by Geoff Johns! YOU DO NOT NEED A COMIC CON BADGE TO ATTEND! (Remote bidding instructions follow the list of pieces.)

CBLDF's SDCC 2013 Art Auction album on Photobucket

The CBLDF Live Art Auction is sponsored in part by The auction kicks off at 7:30 p.m. and continues until 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 20, at the Sapphire Ballroom CD, Hilton San Diego Bayfront.


1 Zombie Doctor Jeffrey Brown
2 Beanworld Larry Marder
3 Star Wars Dan Brereton
4 Batman Matt Wagner
5 Superman M Wagner
6 What th’ Crackers? M Jantze
7 Shadow Matt Wagner
8 House of Night Joelle Jones
9 Superman 80 Page Giant Andy McDonald
10 Huntress Joe Quinones
11 Astro City Brent Anderson
12 Avengers Terry Dodson
13 Superman Jim Lee
14 Batman Jock
15 Hellfire Club Charlie Adlard
16 Angel (1) Franco Urru
17 B.P.R.D.: Devil’s Engine (pg 3) Tyler Crook
18 B.P.R.D.: Devil’s Engine (pg 13) Tyler Crook
19 Prime/CAP AM Norm Breyfogle
20 Clone Wars Tom Hodges
21 Galactus Andy McDonald
22 Betty And Veronica Dan Parent
23 Teen Sue and Johnny Storm (set) Charlie Adlard
24 Ebenezer Scrooge Roger Langridge
25 Girl Profile Yoshitaka Amano
26 Samurai Yoshitaka Amano
27 Firefly Phil Noto
28 Hunger Games Chris Houghton
29 Five Weapons Jimmie Robinson (Bomb Queen, Five Weapons)
30 A Distant Soil Colleen Doran
31 Wolverine Mark Texeira
32 Goon Splash Eric Powell
33 Lucifer Scott Hampton (w/ Lettering by Scott Klein)
34 TOME, Vol 1 HC – Remarqued by Ben Templesmith Ben Templesmith
35 It Will All Hurt, p.70 Farel Dalrymple
36 It Will All Hurt, p. 6 Farel Dalrymple
37 Amanda Palmer Sketches Jill Thompson
38 Welcome Back Cotter Rick Estrada
39 Galena Erik Jones
40 Superman Brian Buccellato
41 Ex Machina/Starman Tony Harris
42 Astro City Brent Anderson
43 Em from Revival Tim Seeley
44 Wolverine & The X-Men sketch Nick Bradshaw
45 Hawkeye Ron Chan
46 Cliff Chiang
47 Colleen Coover
48 The Black Beetle Francesco Francavilla
50 Steve Lieber
51 Bean World (2) Larry Marder
52 Characters from Dear Creature Jonathan Case
53 A Matter of Life Jeffrey Brown
54 Multiple Warheads Brandon Graham
55 Prophet Issue, page 9 Simon Roy
56 Orc Stain Issue 6 Page 18 James Stokoe
57 AMAZING Catwoman sketch Jonathan Case
58 Wonder Woman Jill Thompson
59 Lemire Creations Jeff Lemire
60 Angel (2) Franco Urru
61 Nicholas Was Neil Gaiman
62 Thor: Viking 3, working script, signed Garth Ennis
63 Swamp Thing 51 Signed Alan Moore
64 TWILIGHT Signed Script Alan Moore


If you are unavailable for the live auction, but still interested in bidding, please send a list of the pieces you are interested in with the HIGHEST donation you would be willing to bid. If the high bid on the auction floor is below your highest bid, your final bid will be 10% higher than the last highest bid on the floor.

Your bids should be delivered to Betsy Gomez ( by MIDNIGHT PACIFIC TIME July 19th to be eligible. You will be contacted immediately after the auction with any winning bids.