André FRANQUIN (1924-1997)

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The 4th edition of the Contemporary Drawing Fair of Paris, from 25 to 28 March 2010, is the ideal opportunity to take the pulse of the ninth art… how well has it survived the crisis? Which segments and artists are doing the best today?

A speculative bubble appears to be forming on the market for original plates of comic art. True, none of the comics sold so far this year have beaten the record price fetched by plate no. 12 of Marsupilami’s nest by André Franquin, but prices are still rising. Up 62% on the end of 2001, the market has never been so bullish.

André FRANQUIN (1924-1997) is an artist born in 1924 The oldest auction result ever registered on the website for an artwork by this artist is a print-multiple sold in 1991, at Christin & Naville, and the most recent auction result is a drawing-watercolor sold in 2020. Artprice.com's price levels for this artist are based on 932 auction results. Especially: painting, print-multiple, sculpture-volume, drawing-watercolor. 9 art works by artist André FRANQUIN (1924-1997) will soon be available in auction rooms. You can also discover 1 artwork(s) currently for sale on Artprice's Marketplace.