DoneSat, Sep 11, 2004 9:00 AM EDT
Movie Poster Auction 723
Ritchies Auctioneers & Appraisers is pleased to announce its First Annual Movie Poster Auction, Saturday September 11, 2004 at pm. This sale features over 400 lots classic cinematic art from around the world. The theme of this year's auction is 'Icons of Cinema,' with rare posters representing the most famous actors, directors and titles in the history of film. Together it forms an outstanding collection rarely found in a single sale outside of London or New York. Highlights include: a French Casablanca one-sheet, estimate $60,000-80,000; an original Gone With The Wind lobby card set, estimate $8,000-10,000; a 1939 The Wizard Of Oz lobby card set, estimate $4,000-5,000; a classic Breakfast At Tiffany's poster, estimate $8,000-10,000. The preview for this sale will be held at our 288 King Street East gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada on Thursday September 9 and Friday September 10, from 2-7 pm.