200 YEARS AGO, ENGLISH NOVELIST MARY SHELLEY CREATED THE ICONIC CREATURE. HERE ARE RELATED LOTS FROM THE HERITAGE AUCTIONS ARCHIVES
1 NUMBER OF KNOWN COPIES of this style C three-sheet (above) printed for Universal’s 1931 classic film. It realized $358,500 at a March 2015 auction.
1818 YEAR Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein; or, the Modern Prometheus was published in London. A first edition of Volume I printed for Lackington, Hughes, Harding, Mavor, & Jones realized $11,250 at an April 2014 auction.