A wonderful array of Vintage Carousel Horses and Menagerie Figures. Additionally, a private collection of extremely rare, century old Circus Posters will be sold
Unique objects and documents relating to the Arts, Music and Cultural History.
Growing up as the son of Mervyn LeRoy who was best known as the producer of The Wizard of Oz, Warner's Hollywood upbringing proved the ideal training ground for the person who came to be thought of as NYC's grandest showman. When he took over Tavern, Warner and his wife Kay, immediately closed the landmark restaurant's doors for an unheard of $10 million, multi-year facelift. Its breathtaking rooms dazzled sophisticated New Yorkers and visitors alike.
Major US vintage tennis auction, including historic trophies, books, and racquets, photography, famous player racquets and clothing, "Battle of the Sexes" memorabilia, and Bill Tilden items. Modern tennis antiques, including rare books, photography, historic trophies, famous player clothing and racquets, and Bill Tilden items.
Approximately eight hundred and fifty of the most extraordinary objects imaginable from the worlds of motion pictures, popular music, magic, television and politics were gathered over several decades by Anthony Pugliese, a man who might well be described as a true visionary. A small sampling of the Collection's treasures include Houdini's straightjacket, the Maltese Falcon statuette, Christopher Reeves' Superman suit, John Lennon's Abbey Road suit, Elvis Presley's personal rifle collection and the gun that Jack Ruby used to kill Lee Harvey Oswald.