Tintin makes $1.4 million at auction (and waves in court)

A Paris auction of original Tintin art by Belgian creator Herg√© and memorabilia has taken in almost $1.4 million (1.09 million euros). The May 29th sale at the Drouot-Montaigne auction house offered 230 Tintin-themed pieces from 70 collectors, some of which even Moulinsart, Herg√©’s foundation and a partner in the sale, had no idea existed. …