9 Press Releases

Tag: John Lennon

  • Auction Industry

    Original handwritten lyrics to the 1956 Elvis Presley hit song Heartbreak Hotel will be auctioned November 19th-20th

    The lyrics are an expected top lot in the online-only Thursday-Friday sale planned by Weiss Auctions, based in Lynbrook, N.Y., at 10 am Eastern time both days. Original handwritten lyrics to the classic 1956 Elvis Presley hit song Heartbreak Hotel, written in 1955 by Mae Boren Axton, a high school…

    Original handwritten lyrics to the 1956 Elvis Presley hit song Heartbreak Hotel will be auctioned November 19th-20th
  • Auction Preview

    Music Memorabilia Online Sale

    From a John Lennon gift box to an Elvis Presley hand-painted poster, the upcoming Bonhams Music Memorabilia Online Sale presents a range of items from the music industry. A signed guitar from Keith Richards is among the featured lots. According to the auction house, this is believed to be the…

    A BEATLES FOUR-TIMES PLATINUM DISC AWARD FOR THE BEATLES LIVE AT THE BBC
  • Artists

    Gerard Widdershoven, Founder of Maison Gerard, Remembered

    Gerardus A. Widdershoven of New York and Bridgehampton, New York, founder of Maison Gerard, died on Sunday, June 14 at a hospice in the hamlet of Quiogue, New York, after a valiant battle with cancer.   Gerardus A. WiddershovenPhoto: Robert Levin, courtesy of Maison Gerard. Born in the Netherlands in 1951, Gerard…

    Gerard Widdershoven, Founder of Maison Gerard, Remembered
  • Auction Preview

    The Beatles At The Hard Rock

    The upcoming Beatles at the Hard Rock sale, presented by Julien’s Auctions, offers nearly 300 Beatles-themed items. Available is a selection of never-before-seen memorabilia, autographed objects, guitars and instruments, obscure licensed material, and vinyl albums. Held on the 50th anniversary of the band’s dissolution, the auction will be held online and…

    THE BEATLES AT THE HARD ROCK
  • Exhibitions

    Why Greta Garbo, Givenchy, John Lennon And Valentino All Flocked To Dalva Brothers

    On 2 April in New York, Christie’s presents a landmark sale of European furniture, Sèvres porcelain, Chinese works of art, clocks, sculpture, and more from the family firm that has been a fixture in New York for the past 80 years Greta Garbo, Givenchy, John Lennon ‘My mother always said that Dalva…

    Greta Garbo, Givenchy, John Lennon
  • Auction Preview

    20th Century Design

    The 20th Century Design auction, offered by Skinner, presents nearly 600 lots. These pieces range from New York hotel decorations to Art Deco tables once owned by John Lennon and Yoko Ono. The Barbizon-Plaza Hotel in New York City was designed specifically for musicians and artists. The hard work paid…

    20th Century Design
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    Contemporary Photographs

    Sotheby’s third annual Contemporary Photographs auction in New York is a showcase of significant contemporary works by the likes of David Hockney, Cindy Sherman, Robert Rauschenberg, Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Wolfgang Tillmans, Richard Prince, Annie Leibovitz, and many more. Of the many fine pieces up for bid, those that are likely to…

    Contemporary Photographs
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    Collections of Railroadiana and Autographs

    Collections of Railroadiana and Autographs by Soulis Auctions, brings to its collectors, a rare display of autographs by famous legends and antique railway souvenirs. A framed autograph of Al Capone, known famously as Scarface, clipped on a printed sheet of images of his cell at Eastern State Penitentiary, is the…

  • Auction Preview

    Interiors: Fine Art Online

    The ongoing Interiors: Fine Arts Online auction, offered by Christie’s, began on June 14th and will conclude on June 19th. The lots are primarily 20th-century paintings, figures, and photographs, but there are several exceptions. One notable exception is an original John Lennon “Bag One”, which is a collection of fourteen…