DoneSat, Sep 11, 2004 8:00 AM EDT
Lynbrook, NY, USA
Sports, Comics, Rare Books, Original Art...
Philip Weiss AuctionsTOP RATED
this is the first 253 Lots of our 800+ lot sale in our gallery. This Sale will feature a fantastic assortment of Sports Memorabilia from various collections. From a former Philadelphia Phillies Employee signed team balls incl. 50's and 60's teams. 1969 Mets, 59, 62 & 65 Dodgers, 57-59 Braves, 64 Cards, 60 Pirates and 61 & 67 Reds. Also. Dodgers Team Balls 1951 & 1952. Two Single Signed Ruth Balls incl. 1948. 1930's Yankees Ball, 1920's A's Ball, many other signed Team and Individual Balls. Huge Collection from a local estate of 1920's and 1930's Baseball Press and Wire Photos including action images. Stall and Dean Baseball Trophy, Early turn of the century baseball trophy/music box. Lot of Hall of Fame Autographs incl. Ruth, Gehrig, Speaker, Alexander, Wallace, Clemente, Ott, Wagner, Young, Cobb etc. Original Signed and Inscribed by the Subjects; Cariacatures by P.J. Hoffstrum incl. Rockne, Bobby Jones, James Corbett, Max Schmeling, Boris Karloff, Laurel and Hardy, etc. Early Sports Books incl. 19th Century Spaulding Guides. Super Rare 1866 Baseball Lithographed Certificate from Pennsylvania. Collection of Tennis related memorabilia. Just in for this sale Single Signed Christy Mathewson Baseball !!! Much More. Comic Books and Animation Art & Original Comic Art. incl. Gaines File Copies, Pedigree Books from the Mile High Collection, White Mountain Collection, Big Apple etc. incl. E. C. Comics, Suspense #3, Timelys, Silver Streak #7, Mad #1, Bulk Lots, and group lots. Original Fresh to the Market Prince Valiant Sunday 1943, Frank Frazetta Original Watercolor, Rare Disney Animation Cel on Matching Production Background from Flowers and Tree, Cel of the Seven Dwarfs with hand done Background, Cels from 101 Dalmatians, Lady and the Tramp, Limiteds etc. From the Estate of George Murphy Actor and Politician; Archives of Letters from Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan other important Autographs. Collection of Magic Posters and Related incl. Rare Houdini Broadside, Thurston Posters, Programs, Books etc. Rare Books incl. Theater, Arts and Plate Books, Americana, Literature etc. Paintings and Works of Art on Paper incl. Schelfhout, Schafer, S. William, McGinn, Louyot, Brayer & F.L. Grunewald. Large Majolica 3 Piece Urn and Pedestal possibly Minton. This Sale will also feature Worlds Fair Material from the Warner Collection. Pair of Civil War Swords incl. Mint Tiffany Id'd Presentation Sword with Fantastic Provenance Col. O. J. Downing 2nd NYC, fought at Culpepper, Brandy Station, Richards Ford. Also Schuyler, Hartley & Graham Union Cav. Battle Sword. Collection of Military and Civil War related books incl. Histories by State. Group of Early Side Show Banners. Spanish American War Soldiers Trunk with Uniforms, Flags, Photos etc. Small Selection of Store Stock Toys will be offered.