The latest Beatles News Briefs, Beatles rumors and Beatles and Sixties Rock and Roll
information all Across the Beatles Blogiverse from the editors of BeatlesNews.com
If you have something we could report here on the blog, please
send it to us!
|Autographed Beatles tour program sells for $15,800|
[Posted by Dave Haber on Wednesday, 01/27/10 1:28 pm] [Full Blog] [Tweet] [Facebook]
A multi-estate sale was held last weekend, January 22 through 24 by Philip Weiss Auctions.
At the sale, a page from the 1964 Beatles USA, Ltd. tour program, beautifully signed by all four Beatles and personally inscribed to the late pianist Liberace, soared to $15,800. In their light-hearted way, the Beatles signed the 12 inch by 12 inch page "to Liber-Archie" as a play on words. The photo on the page depicts the band wearing their winter coats, standing atop a wall.
Among other items at the sale, the original marriage certificate of Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley dated May 26, 1994, sold for $70,800.
The weekend extravaganza, at which around 1,300 lots changed hands from a variety of categories in a sale that grossed more than $700,000, was held in Philip Weiss Auctions' gallery facility located in Oceanside, New York. To learn more about Philip Weiss Auctions and its calendar of upcoming auctions, visit www.prwauctions.com.
|Living In The Material World|
Scorsese's award winning double-feature tribute to George Harrison
| ||Love Me Do|
Limited edition Parlophone 45 with reproduction sleeve
» Click here to read all the blog posts
This news article is Copyright © 2010, and may not be reproduced on other web sites or in print, in whole or in part, without expressed permission