If you’re a dedicated music fan, collecting rock and pop memorabilia could turn out to be a lucrative investment in years to come. But what kind of items are the most sought after?
Rock and pop memorabilia is one of the newest, most exciting and accessibly priced collecting areas – Read more
This screen printer poster shows Rudolph Valentino in his 1926 film ‘The Eagle’.
It was won by the owner’s grandmother in a newspaper competition that year. It likely to be the original artwork for the film poster and would therefore be unique. It would appeal to collectors of film memorabilia.
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Discovered amongst the contents of a local routine house clearance, a comprehensive and astonishing collection of the signatures of early Hollywood and British film stars from the golden years of the 1920’s and 30’s, is now being offered for auction. The collection comprising thousands of rare autographs are actually Read more
The 57th quadrennial United State Presidential election in which incumbent President Barack Obama is running for a second and final term, is to be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2012. And, perfectly coinciding with election season, the auctioneer Great Gatsby’s, is offering an expansive single-owner private collection of White Read more
Pictured top: ‘London 2026 AD – This is all in the air’ was a posted by Montague B Black, designed in 1926, that presents a fascinating vision of London in the future, with an airport at London Bridge
Amazing collection of more than 300 vintage posters expected to go at Read more
Prints have blocks of luminous colour and are sprinkled with diamond dust
Price not revealed but similar set sold at Sotheby’s auction for £109,250
Warhol is known more for his prints of Marilyn Monroe and Elizabeth Taylor
By ELEANOR HARDING
They will certainly add a bit of colour to Windsor Castle.
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Just in time for the Diamond Jubilee celebrations, a legendary portrait of Queen Elizabeth II by Andy Warhol has gone for auction at Bonhams Print Sale in London on 11 July. While the portrayal derives unprecedented relevance and momentousness for its historic value, the numbered and signed print ‘Queen Read more
The collectors’ appetite for the memorabilia of the Mahatma Gandhi, a freedom fighter, a prime apostle of ‘non-violence’ as a way to achieve social and political goals, duly revered as the Father of Nation in India and looked upon as saint, has shown very few signs of abating over Read more
Hollywood’s history is laden with legendary actresses and movies whose belongings are almost priceless and the envy of all. For charity and other means many classic masterpieces of old and recent Hollywood movies have been held for auction, and sold for millions of millions of dollars! This top ten Read more
Packaging makes all the difference in Star Wars market
Tens of thousands of Star Wars figures were sold in the 1970s and ’80s during the height of the film’s popularity. The original wave of Star Wars figures, which didn’t hit the shelves until almost a year after the film opened, Read more