Macross/Animation Cel Collection Thread in Collectors Posted October 3 On 10/1/2021 at 3:55 PM, jvmacross said: Anyone's wallets a lot thinner this morning? Amazing Macross art once again via Heritage Auctions.....even more amazing were the final auction prices.....1000 USD was more or less the minimum price for the priviledge of owning anything Macross-related from today's listings.... A sampling of the more impressive selections..... Macross Hangar Illustration - (Artmic? Unused ARII/IMAI boxart?)....7500 USD https://comics.ha.com/itm/original-comic-art/shigeru-komatsuzaki-macross-robotech-valkyrie-science-hangar-illustration-peinture-originale/a/7257-51040.s?ic16=ViewItem-BrowseTabs-Auction-Archive-ArchiveSearchResults-012417&lotPosition=0|31 The "Hangar" illustration can be found in the Macross - Magazine for Anime and Hobby Fan ARII/IMAI booklets Volume 5, page 16 - upper left hand corner....so it looks to have been concept art for the Macross Factory kits....maybe once they had the actual lineart for what the hangar was supposed to look like, they commissioned Takani instead and ditched the "Artmic" version? Macross illustration....(used in posters and other Macross media during SDFM TV era)...6875 USD https://comics.ha.com/itm/original-comic-art/hideki-kakinuma-macross-makuroso-super-dimension-fortress-macross-regult-tactical-battle-pod-peinture/a/7257-51112.s?ic16=ViewItem-BrowseTabs-Auction-Archive-ArchiveSearchResults-012417&lotPosition=0|18 Masami Macross Illustration....(used in various Children's books and Magazines during SDFM TV era)....5000 USD https://comics.ha.com/itm/original-comic-art/masami-macross-makuroso-super-dimension-fortress-macross-space-battle-scene-peinture-originale-artmic/a/7257-51113.s?ic16=ViewItem-BrowseTabs-Auction-Archive-ArchiveSearchResults-012417&lotPosition=0|19 Macross Destroid Tomahawk Hanken Cel (used in model kit boxes from ARII, IMAI during SDFM TV era)....8750 USD https://comics.ha.com/itm/animation-art/shoji-kawamori-robotech-the-macross-saga-super-dimension-fortress-macross-mbr-04-mkvi-destroid-tomahawk-super/a/7257-51078.s?ic4=GalleryView-Thumbnail-071515 VF-1A Max TV illustration - Artmic (unused ARII/IMAI boxart?).....11875 USD https://comics.ha.com/itm/original-comic-art/hideki-kakinuma-macross-makurosu-super-dimension-fortress-macross-northrop-vf-1j-valkyrie-peinture/a/7257-51111.s?ic16=ViewItem-BrowseTabs-Auction-Archive-ArchiveSearchResults-012417&lotPosition=0|17 An outstanding auction. Heritage Auction definitely out did themselves, again.