This Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 21st-23rd, we're pleased to present an
extraordinary sale. This is the home of a prominent and successful A-list Hollywood director.
Everything in it is a reflection of quality, good taste and class. We have a extensive collections
of Hollywood memorabilia including movie props and posters (including several rare Japanese
versions of "Apocalypse Now"), early Bruce Lee posters, early surfing posters, the original
(and the only one ever made ) screen-used sword and shield from "Dragonheart", an authentic, screen-used
"Captain America" shield which was a gift from The Walt Disney Company and used
in the production of a "Captain America" TV commercial in Asia, production stills from "The Fast
and The Furious", Chinese warriors used in "The Mummy", authentic clapboards including from
"XXX," and "The Skulls", an autographed script from "XXX", a fabulous collection of surfing memorabilia and early surfing
photographs by John Huggins and others. Numerous surfboards and long boards
including a very early vintage Dewey Weber, quality humidors and hand-rolled
cigars, numerous and exquisitely framed Edward Curtis photogravures (John Andrew & Son),
a large collection of framed arrowheads, blades and spear points, plus an authentic Lakota
tomahawk, a classic Martin guitar in a lined Martin carrying case (model 00-78, serial #193994),
rare art books, art by Dominique Blain, Joe Amrheim, R.L. Boyer, Laura Mills, Raul Schurjin, Ed Zern,
ancient stone, alabaster and bronze Shivas and Buddhas, racks of quality outdoor fishing
wear by Filson, Simms, Canada Goose, plus Prada outerwear and accessories, "fun" collectible
Converse Chuck Taylor limited edition sneakers, and so very, very much more.
Special mention should also be made of rare books, with the major focusing on fishing. (The photos
below are just a small sample of some of the titles you'll find.) Some of these works, many of which were
purchased from a rare book dealer in New York, date to the early 19th century
and are beautifully illustrated. In addition we also have a rare, limited edition book signed
by Nelson Mandela, a limited edition 25th anniversary edition script of "Citizen Kane" signed by Orson Wells,
plus unusual books on photography, art, and of course..... surfing.
In the garage are games, mini train sets, high quality electronic sound system components
and speakers, fishing and athletic apparel from names like Filson, Simms, ping pong table, z-racks,
ping pong table, bikes, household goods include a kitchen with All Clad, Williams Sonoma,
original Stickley Morris chairs and cabinets, monk's table (cum bench, cum bed), Amish dining
table and chairs, a classic Irish cupboard plus sofas, chairs, side tables, lamps, mirrors and
top of the line electronics including an 85" Sony TV (less than two years old) with sound bar,
surround sound components and speakers. And high-end patio tables, chairs, umbrellas
and canopys. And of course, there DVDs, CDs, scripts, etc..
This is a "Don't Miss It" kind of sale!