Seated with his legs crossed on a high rectangular base with wide back pillar, his left hand resting on his chest, a bolt of cloth in his right hand, and wearing an enveloping cloak and wide wig with pointed lappets, his face with full broad mouth, aquiline nose, and wide-set eyes, two lines of inscription on the front of the base translating An invocation of the offering for the guest of Thoth, Lord of Khemenu (Hermopolis), the Scribe of the Temple Nekht-Ankh, whom F[...] bore.\nCyril Aldreds c
A black and red calf leather jacket with "Marc Laurent Paris" label featuring silver buckles at cuff, red silk lining, trapunto stitched collar, snap front closure and signature winged shoulders. The jacket is inscribed on the inside lining in black marker, "To Bush and Dennis All My Love Michael Jackson." The sleeve is additionally signed in black marker "Love Michael Jackson."Among the most recognizable and famous garments of the 20th century, Michael Jackson's Thriller jacket sparked a 1980s
Judy Garland "Dorothy Gale" blue cotton test dress with polka dot trim and ivory sheer puff-sleeved blouse by Adrian from The Wizard of Oz. (MGM, 1939) Ivory sheer puff-sleeved blouse with blue ribbon. No label. Blue cotton pinafore with polka dot trim. Handwritten label "Judy Garland 3955." Worn by Judy Garland as "Dorothy" in the first two weeks of filming in The Wizard of Oz.
BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY'S, 1961\nAudrey Hepburn’s working script for the 1961 Paramount production Breakfast at Tiffany’s, dated 3 August, 1960, the script bound with two brass brads and comprising 140 pages of mimeographed typescript including deleted scenes, with 53 pages printed on yellow and 28 on blue paper representing changes to the script with varying dates through to 21 September 1960, the majority of pages with upper right corner either snipped, torn or folded down when completed, the par
A long, formal dinner dress of blue silk velvet Designer - Victor Edelstein A midnight blue silk velvet dinner dress with off the shoulder straps and a slight bustle. Labelled: Victor Edelstein, London. In 1985 Princess Diana wore this dress to a State Dinner at the White House hosted by President & Mrs. Reagan. Edelstein had designed this Edwardian inspired gown just for this very formal occasion. That evening the Princess danced with Clint Eastwood, Neil Diamond and finally, famously, with Joh
A Marilyn Monroe worn dress from the film River of No Return (20th Century Fox, 1954). Worn for her role as Kay Weston as she sings "I'm Gonna File My Claim." The green velour dress was designed by Travilla. Two high slits create a panel in the front of the skirt that reveals a red tiered underskirt. Exaggerated bustle at back, with ribbon and beaded trim at shoulders. Accompanied by a copy of the film.
Marilyn Monroe "Vicky" tropical print pink, black and white skirt, black halter top and hat from "Heat Wave" number by Travilla for There's No Business Like Show Business. (TCF, 1954) The design started with a hat. A skull cap in black with a huge plated straw hat, the ends left raw to give the hat movement, and silk flowers attached. It was only after the hat was completed that Travilla took it to another level and added the flowers that hung around her face. The top is a sheath of black raw si
"I feel overawed by quantity where counting no longer makes sense. By unrepeatability within such a quantity. By creatures of nature gathered in herds, droves, species, in which each individual while subservient to the mass retains some distinguishing features. A crowd of people or birds, insects or leaves, is a mysterious assemblage of variants of certain prototypes: a riddle of nature's abhorrence of exact repetition, or inability to produce it. Just as the human hand cannot repeat its own ge
ALWAYS, 1989/STEVEN SPIELBERG\n\nAN ENGRAVED BANGLE, BY TIFFANY & CO., LATE 1980s\n\nOf hinged hoop design, signed ‘Tiffany & Co’, exterior engraved Audrey, interior engraved You are my “ inspiration” Always, Steven, with original box and gift card inscribed in blue ballpoint pen in Steven Spielberg’s hand Love, Steven, interior circumference 6.6 in. (17 cm)\n\nThe box: 4 x 3 ½ x 2 in. (10.2 x 8.9 x 5.1 cm.)
A CHRISTIAN DIOR EVENING GOWN OF SILVER ENCRUSTED BROCADE WITH MATCHING EVENING BAG\nLABELED 'CHRISTIAN DIOR PRINTEMPS-ÉTÉ 1968' AND STAMPED '145322', WITH INSCRIBED TAG TO THE REVERSE, THE BAG STAMPED 'CHRISTIAN DIOR' IN GILT\nthe capped sleeve sheath gown embroidered and beaded throughout (2)
Charlton Heston "Judah Ben-Hur" tunic and cape for royal procession into Rome from Ben-Hur. (MGM, 1959) Complete ceremonial costume worn by Charlton Heston for Judah Ben-Hur's processional entry into Rome for presentation to Caesar. Beige wool tunic with navy trim and copper bullion embroidery in checkerboard design, navy heavy wool cloak with lions head clasp, hammered metal wrist collars. Internal Simmons & Co. labels read "Mr. Charlton Heston, #5-A Ben-Hur" and "3-A, 753.
AN EXCEPTIONAL, ONE-OF-A-KIND SET OF 8 LEATHER FOREVER STAR BAGS\n\nA SHINY BUBBLEGUM PINK 5P LIZARD MICRO MINI BIRKIN WITH18YG HARDWARE, 21.6G 18K GOLD\n\nA SHINY BLEU ROI LIZARD MICRO MINI BOLIDE WITH 18KYG HARDWARE, 10.96G 18K GOLD\n\nA SHINY GERANIUM ALLIGATOR MICRO MINI CONSTANCE WITH 18K YELLOW GOLD HARDWARE, 61.1G 18K GOLD\n\nA SHINY ORANGE & GERANIUM ALLIGATOR AND ROUGE H LIZARD MICRO MINI FACO WITH 18KYG HARDWARE, 5.1G 18K GOLD\n\nA SHINY BOUGAINVILLIER LIZARD MICRO MINI FARMING WITH 18
832. Marilyn Monroe pink satin gown from the "Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend" number in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. (TCF, 1953) This pink satin gown was worn by Marilyn Monroe as the gold-digging "Lorelei Lee" in one of cinema's most memorable song and dance sequences as she performed "Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend". This Travilla-designed pink silk satin strapless gown features black satin lining with oversized bow attached at back. Features integral brassier with rear zipper closure (conc
A Victor Edelstein midnight-blue velvet evening gown worn to the State dinner at the White House given by President and Mrs Reagan, when Princess Diana memorably danced with John Travolta, 9th November, 1985, labelled 'Victor Edelstein, London', the lightly boned bodice with off the shoulder straps, the diagonally swathed velvet skirt hugs the figure tightly to the knee with bow to one side, and then flares out into a broad flounce above layered tulle petticoats, bust approx 92cm, 36in, waist 71
AN EXCEPTIONAL, MATTE WHITE HIMALAYA NILOTICUS CROCODILE DIAMOND BIRKIN 30 WITH 18K WHITE GOLD & DIAMOND HARDWARE\n\nHERMÈS, 2008\n\nCONDITION REPORT GRADE: 1\n\n30 w x 22 h x 15 d cm\n\nFeaturing 245 F-color, VVS clarity diamond for a total diamond carat weight of 9.84 set in 174.4 g 18k white gold.\n\nwith clochette, lock, keys, exotic card, felt cover, raincover, small dustbag, dustbag, small box and box
The octagonal gold box decorated with white enamel wave motifs, mother-of-pearl inlay, and black enamel, the terminals covered in carved coral flowers, seed pearls, cabochon emeralds, and circular-, single-cut and rose diamonds, each end opening to reveal a powder compartment, the length opening on two sides to reveal a compartment, a lipstick holder and a fold out mirror, dimensions approximately 120 x 45 x 34mm, signed Cartier, numbered, French assay and maker's marks, several mother-of-pearl
A long evening dress of lilac wild silk, with an embroidered bolero Designer - Catherine Walker A lilac silk dress with a bodice embroidered overall with pink and white flowers, green & star shaped sequins, gold glass beads and gold braid in Mughal motifs. The long sleeved bolero jacket embroidered overall en suite with the dress. Both pieces labelled: Catherine Walker, London. "Designed for Diana's State Tour of India in 1992, it is a reflection of the depth of research performed by Catherine W
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A LONG, FORMAL DINNER DRESS OF INK BLUE SILK VELVET,\nBY VICTOR EDELSTEIN\n\nInspired by late Edwardian dinner dresses, the dress is intricately draped with a bow below the waist and a slight bustle at the back, with stiffened, off-the-shoulder straps. The Princess wore this dress to a State Dinner at the White House given by President and Mrs. Reagan, at which she danced with John Travolta.\nLabelled Victor Edelstein, London
AN EXCEPTIONAL, MATTE WHITE HIMALAYA NILOTICUS CROCODILE DIAMOND BIRKIN 25 WITH 18K WHITE GOLD & DIAMOND HARDWARE\n\nHERMÈS, 2013\n\nCONDITION REPORT GRADE: 1\n\n25 w x 19 h x 13 d cm\nFeaturing 145 F-G color, VVS clarity diamonds for a total diamond carat weight of 5.57 set in 103.27g 18K white gold.\n\nwith clochette, lock, keys, exotic card, felt protector, rain cover, small dustbags, dustbag, small box and box
AN EXCEPTIONAL SHINY FUCHSIA POROSUS CROCODILE DIAMOND BIRKIN 35 WITH 18K WHITE GOLD & DIAMOND HARDWARE\nHERMÈS, 2014\nWith box, dustbag, small dustbag, 18K White Gold & Diamond Lock, 18K White Gold Keys and clochette\n35 w x 25 h x 18 d cm\nStamp R\nCONDITION REPORT GRADE: 1.5
AN EXCEPTIONAL, MATTE WHITE HIMALAYA NILOTICUS CROCODILE DIAMOND BIRKIN 30 WITH 18K WHITE GOLD & DIAMOND HARDWARE\n\nHERMÈS, 2008\n\nGRADE: 2\n\n30 w x 22 h x 15 d cm\n\nincludes lock, keys, clochette and dustbag\n\nCrocodylus niloticus, Annexe CITES II-B\n\n~ This lot is subject to CITES export/import restrictions. The lot can only be shipped to addresses within the European Union or collected from our London King Street saleroom. Please refer to the “Conditions of Sale” and contact the departm
A formal cream coloured silk crepe dinner dress Designer - Catherine Walker A cream silk crepe dinner dress with nearly off the shoulder neckline, and bodice formed by crossed draped panels. Originally designed for Diana's attendance at a royal banquet for the King and Queen of Malaysia in 1993. This dress was also worn by Diana for the now world famous photo shoot by Mario Testino in a 1997 issue of Vanity Fair.
Erving began his professional career in the American Basketball Association with the Virginia Squires and the New York Nets. Widely regarded as the greatest player of his time, he is often considered to have been the main catalyst for the ABA-NBA merger in 1976. A 6-7, 210-pound small forward, he also played for 11 years with the Philadelphia 76ers, leading them to the NBA crown in 1983. In his five ABA seasons, Erving won three scoring titles, three Most Valuable Player Awards and two league ch
Important "dust jacket" black bellied plover, Elmer Crowell, East Harwich, Massachusetts circa 1890's. Carved primaries with extended wing tips and shoe button eyes. Detailed shoulder carving with modeled spotting on breast and underside. Mackey collection stamp is on underside.
Nicknamed the "Wizard of Westwood", he won ten NCAA national championships in a 12-year period — seven in a row — as head coach at UCLA, an unprecedented feat. Within this period, his teams won a record 88 consecutive games. He was named national coach of the year six times. As a player, Wooden was the first to be named basketball All-American three times and he won a national championship at Purdue. Wooden was named a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame as a player (inducted in 1961) and as a