Movie Posters & Memorabilia at Auction April 21 in NY A large selection of movie posters and memorabilia, including Marilyn Monroe, curated by Pop Culture expert Gary Sohmers will be sold at auction April 21 including bulk lots of genres by the decade.
News-Antique.com - Apr 06,2012 - Movie Posters & Memorabilia at Auction April 21 in NY
A large selection of movie posters and memorabilia curated by Pop Culture expert Gary Sohmers will be sold at auction April 21 including bulk lots of genres by the decade.
The event will take place at Philip Weiss Auctions' spacious gallery, located at #1 Neil Court in Oceanside. Over 300 fresh-to-the market lots will cross the block, in many categories of Hollywood memorabilia including one sheets, 1/2 sheets, photos and rare Marilyn Monroe items with in person and phone bidding along with Internet bidding.
The Hollywood Memorabilia and Movie Posters will be sold in the second session on Saturday, April 21, starting at 2 p.m. It will be offered along with other items dedicated to rock 'n' roll. The rock items include a copy of the iconic “butcher” cover of the Beatles' "Yesterday and Today" album, rare concert posters for many rock legends and autographed items including guitars and posters.
The Saturday, April 21 auction will begin at 10 a.m with a large collection of rare and interesting Disney memorabilia and collectibles.
After a brief intermission, the second session of the day will start, at around 2 p.m. Beginning with Hollywood memorabilia including an early pose by Norma Jean Daugherty on a 1946 Pageant Magazine, one of the earliest covers with a young Marilyn Monroe.
LOT #3192 - Marilyn Monroe 1946 Pageant Magazine Norma Jean
Marilyn Monroe June 1946 Pageant Magazine, Cover photo of Norma Jean Daughertery credited in masthead on page 3, in a bikini top, 5.5" x 7.75," missing back cover, otherwise complete, cover has edge wear, creases, minor tear, overall very good condition, very early color photo of Marilyn by Andre de Deinen.
Part of a collection of over 3,000 movie posters, including half-sheets and one-sheets will be sold in bulk lots, and some singles, by decade and categories. Categories include Leading men and women, comedy, drama, romance, adventure, western, military and musicals, but also some niche categories such as Kung Fu & Martial Arts, Biker movies, "X" and "R" rated titles and cult stars such as Stallone, Fonda, Crawford, Cruise and Sellers to name a few.
A sampling of the Hollywood and Movie lots:
LOT #3019 - (29) 70s Comedy 1/2 Sheet Movie Posters
(29) 1970s Comedy 1/2 Sheet Movie Posters, 22" x 28," fair to excellent condition, 1) "The Longest Yard," 74/207, Reynolds, 2) "The End," 78/0034, Reynolds, 3) "Fatso," 80/0024, 4-5) "Cancel My Reservation, 72/247, Bob Hope, 6) "The Super Cops," 74/111, 7-8) "Law and Disorder," 74,432, 9) "Last of the Red Hot Lovers," 72/192, 10) "The Bad news Bears Breaking Training," 77/99, 11) "Won Ton Ton," 76/134, 12) "FUZZ," 72/208, Reynolds, Raquel Welch, 13) "Shanks," 74/286, 14) "The Big Bus," 76/162, 15) "Harry In Your Pocket," 73/261, Coburn, 16) "The SUnshine Boys," 75/264, George Burns, 17-18) "How Do I Love Thee," 70/307, Jackie Gleason, 19-20) "Your 3 Minutes Are Up," 73/271, 21) "Hawmps," 76/123, 22-23) "Hustle," 75/265, Reynolds, Deneuve, 24-25) "Lepke, 74/254,