Our March auction features entertainment memorabilia: movie posters, autographs, photographs, guitars and instruments (many of them signed), and a strong selection of KISS collectibles.
A strong assotment of movie posters - from the silent to the modern era - and much more will make up the movie memorabilia portion of the sale. Contracts, personal photographs, costumes, signed instruments, and much more will go on the block in the music portion of the sale.
Catalogs ship three weeks before the auction. The auction takes place at 10:00 am on Saturday, March 11th in our Chicago Gallery. Previews take place in the gallery from March 8-10th from 10am-5pm, CST.
Our spring auction features magic memorabilia, books, posters, and apparatus for beginning and advanced collectors alike.
Of special import is a strong selection of Houdini-related material, including personal family photographs, documents, movie-related memorabilia, and letters. Also going on the block is a fine selection of antiquarian and books on magic and allied arts in English, German, French and Spanish. The auction will be rounded out by vintage posters, apparatus, ephemera, and modern collectible books.
Catalogs ship three weeks before the auction. The auction takes place at 10:00 am on Saturday, April 8th in our Chicago Gallery. Previews take place in the gallery from April 5-7 from 10am-5pm, CST.
Our May auction features gambling memorabilia in a wide range of categories, from a first class edition of Erdnase's famous book on cheating at cards, to slot machines and trade stimulators, to a world-class playing card collection. Also going on the block are unusual cheating devices (marked cards, gaffed roulette wheels, and fair ground games); books on cons, horseracing, and poker (including the first work in English to mention the game); posters, prints, and decorative objects with a playing card and gambling theme; and coin-operated machines from uprights to slots and beyond.
The two-day sale begins on May 6th, 2017 at 10:00 am CST, with a second session on Sunday, May 7th. Lots will be available for preview in our gallery May 3-5, from 10am - 5pm. Full color catalogs ship approximately three weeks prior to the auction.
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