Our two-day September auction will feature vintage advertising. Already slated for the sale is a choice grouping of vintage gum advertising, including clocks, vending machines, in-store advertising and signs. Counter displays, Coca-Cola collectibles, and more will fill out the advertising portion of the auction. A robust selection of vintage advertising posters, advertising products, movies, travel, and circus, will also be featured.
The sale takes place at 10:00 am on Saturday, September 19th in our Chicago Gallery. Catalogs ship approximately three weeks prior to the sale. Previews take place in the gallery in the days preceding the auction, from 10am - 5pm, CST.
Note: The PDF version of the catalog is quite large - approximately 19mb. Please be patient as it downloads.
Our October sale features selections from the Dr. John Henry Grossman/Nelson Nicholson magic collection.
Grossman, well-known as a writer and authority on all subjects magic-related, also served as president of the Magic Collectors Association for years. He assembled a remarkable collection of early conjuring books, catalogs, lithographs, ephemera and apparatus. The bulk of Grossman's holdings were acquired by Nelson Nicholson, who maintained, enhanced, and cared for the collection. Now a choice grouping of items from this famous collection will be offered for sale at public auction - on Halloween, in our Chicago gallery.
Among the featured items in the sale are early and rare broadsides and playbills, unique and rare stone lithographs, early books and catalogs, magic-themed sheet music from the 19th century, photographs, periodicals, and much more.
The sale takes place at 10:00 am on Saturday, October 31st in our Chicago Gallery. Catalogs ship approximately three weeks prior to the sale. Previews take place in the gallery in the days preceding the auction, from 10am - 5pm, CST.
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