Our May 22 auction features hundreds of important vintage posters. The majority of the sale is composed of mid-century travel posters, including many fine airline posters advertising TWA, American, and United Airlines, many from noted designers of the era. The sale will be rounded out by a fine selection of movie, magic, theatrical, advertising, and exhibition posters, as well as French posters by Cheret and his contemporaries.
Catalogs ship approximately three weeks prior to the auction, and gallery previews will be held May 20 and 21, from 10am to 5pm, CST.
The Magic Collection of Jim Rawlins • Part II
Our June auction is the second of four sales from the important and historically significant magic collection of Jim Rawlins. Highlights include memorabilia from the careers of Alexander Herrmann, Harry Houdini, and their contemporaries. A strong selection of vintage and modern magic apparatus will make up a majority of the sale.
Catalogs ship approximately three weeks before the auction. Previews will be held in our gallery June 27—28, 10—5pm.
From vintage toys to comics, movie posters to trains, radio premiums to music memorabilia, sports cards to pedal cars, this sale features hundreds of lots - and thousands of items - in virtually every genre of twentieth pop culture.
Catalogs ship approximately three weeks before the auction. Previews will be held in our gallery July 25—26, 10—5pm.
Automata: Life and Other Illusions
Our August sale features the automaton collection of Michael Kam. Over 150 vintage and modern mechanical marvels will go on the block, including rare and unusual examples by Vichy, Lambert, Phalbois, and their contemporaries. Fine and unique examples by modern makers of these intricate living sculptures will also be represented. The automatons will be complemented by a selection of kinetic art, puppets, and associated objects.
Catalogs ship approximately three weeks before the auction. Previews will be held in our gallery August 22—23, 10—5pm.