Saturday, July 30, 2011

Brent Anderson (Astro City, Green Lantern) artwork stolen in San Diego

Artist and animator Scott Shaw reports via Facebook that comic book artist Brent Anderson had original artwork stolen in San Diego this year.

Collectors of original comic art should be aware of and on the lookout for these stolen pages.

Scott writes, "Brent Anderson had a lot of art stolen in San Diego. His car was broken into at the San Diego Zoo and the following original art was stolen: 50 pages from Astro City Vols. 1 & 2 & Local Heroes; AC: Dark Age Books 1 (#s 1-4), 2 (#s 1-4) & 3 (#s 1-4) (50 pages). Green Lantern and Rising Stars artwork was stolen as well. Please share this to as many venues as possible, to get the thief caught and the art returned."

If you become aware of any of Brent Anderson's missing art being offered for sale, call Detective Christopher Tews (619-744-9521) or the San Diego Police Department Central Division (619-744-9500) and tell them you have a lead on case #11-029140. Also, email:

For a more complete list of the stolen pages, visit Brent Anderson's website.

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