7 Press Releases

Tag: james bond

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    Artifacts From The Production Archives of Hollywood Will Be Sold by Julien's Auctions

    Scottish actor Sir Sean Connery was the first to portray James Bond in the eponymous movies. He used a Walther PP handgun in the debut Bond film, Dr. No (1962). The silhouette of the weapon went on to become associated with the iconic character. The upcoming Icons & Idols Trilogy:…

    SEAN CONNERY JAMES BOND WALTHER PP PISTOL USED IN DR. NO WITH DVD
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    ABC: Estate Finds, Day 3 of 4

    During his time in the military, Ian Fleming felt inspired by a British secret agent who went by the code name ‘White Rabbit.’ This inspiration led to the creation of the James Bond series that features a fictional intelligence officer. Flemings’ first book, Casino Royale, was published in 1953 in…

    Continental bronze putto, 18th c.
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    Five For Friday: It’s Business as Unusual for Potter & Potter Auctions

    How has the COVID-19 pandemic affected auction house operations and strategies? Auction Daily checked in with Gabe Fajuri, President of Potter & Potter Auctions in Chicago, to get a snapshot of how one company is adapting to the new business realities of social distancing during the global health crisis.  Photo…

    Five For Friday It’s Business as Unusual for Potter & Potter Auctions3
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    “Casino Royale” First Edition Copy, Presented by Potter & Potter Auctions: Know Before You Bid

    First edition copy of Casino Royale by Ian Fleming. Photo by Potter & Potter Auctions. After making a bad investment in a chain of French brothels, Soviet counterintelligence operative Le Chiffre plans to get his money back in a game of Chemin de Fer Baccarat. Tasked with bankrupting Le Chiffre…

    “Casino Royale” First Edition Copy, Presented by Potter & Potter Auctions Know Before You Bid1
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    Fine Books & Manuscripts

    The upcoming Fine Books & Manuscripts auction, offered by Potter & Potter Auctions, will include photographs, posters, and fine art in addition to written works. Among the books available in the sale are several early and rare editions of Ian Fleming’s novels, especially those from the James Bond series. Featured…

    Fine Books & Manuscripts
  • Press Release

    Cricket Legend Ben Stokes’ Gloves On Sale At Ewbank's.

    Entertainment & Memorabilia Auction on 3/4 October  Sport and movie fans will be intrigued by a raft of memorabilia going under the hammer at Ewbank’s, Surrey’s leading international auction house, on October 3 and 4. Among these is a pair of gloves worn by Ben Stokes, English international cricketer and current…

    Ewbank's
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    Absentee Cane Auction

    Kimball Auctions bring to its collectors the finest cane collection in the forthcoming Absentee Cane Auction. Kimball is popular for its Cane and walking stick collections. The auction house is considered as one of the prime antique cane suppliers in the world. Every cane from the auction will leave you…

    Kimball Sterling