News about Entertainment Memorabilia
Treasures of Vegas doyenne Phyllis McGuire to star in Heritage Aug. 10 auction
DALLAS – Las Vegas in the 1950s and 1960s meant a lot of things. It saw the evolution of casinos splashed in glitter and lights, populated by high-rollers flashing money, and a lineup of musicians and actors that made the city on of the hubs the entertainment world.
Rock stars lead all-star lineup in Jasper52 auction Sept. 9
NEW YORK – Rock ’n’ roll and pop music take center stage in an entertainment memorabilia auction that will be conducted by Jasper52 on Wednesday, Sept. 9. In addition to signed album covers and stringed instruments, the 73-lot online auction includes movie memorabilia and original comic art. Bid absentee or live online exclusively through LiveAuctioneers.
Beatles Shea Stadium poster sets world record
DALLAS – A rare 1966 concert poster from The Beatles’ performance at New York’s Shea Stadium set a world record for the most expensive concert poster ever sold at public auction when it brought $137,500 to lead Heritage Auctions’ Entertainment Auction to $1.68 million on Saturday, April 4. The sale more than doubled its preauction […]
International organization to honor auctioneer Brigitte Kruse
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – Brigitte Kruse, co-founder of Kruse GWS Auctions, is set to receive the Multicultural International Motion Picture Association’s Lady in Red Diamond Rose Award for her philanthropic works. She will be honored at the Beverly Hilton, where the organization’s 11th annual gala will take place on Feb. 21.