It’s the summer of sport! Celebrate with your own piece of sporting history.

With the England football team’s dreams recently dashed, another Wimbledon win for Murray, and the Olympic Games just around the corner, all eyes are on sport this summer. Colin Palmer, sporting specialist at Adam Partridge Auctioneers, talks about some of the top lots in their upcoming sports memorabilia sale, celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the … Continue reading “It’s the summer of sport! Celebrate with your own piece of sporting history.”

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“There have been no better fashion sales in the history of fashion sales EVER” Kerry Taylor

  Last week in the beautiful sunshine we headed off down to Bermondsey, a stone’s throw from thesaleroom.com office, to interview the queen of fashion, Kerry Taylor.  We found her in an Aladdin’s cave of couture, wild and wonderful creations covering every inch of her saleroom floor – Madonna’s infamous Jean-Paul Gaultier gold lame stage … Continue reading ““There have been no better fashion sales in the history of fashion sales EVER” Kerry Taylor”

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Gentle watercolours from master of horror Peter Cushing

FOR a man linked inextricably with terror, ghosts, ghouls and vampires, the gentle pastimes of birdwatching and painting watercolours would not be your first guess when it comes to hobbies. But Peter Cushing (1913-94) had a very different side to the sinister roles he became known for in the film world, from Hammer Horror ghastliness … Continue reading “Gentle watercolours from master of horror Peter Cushing”

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Robert Redford baseball glove is among a star studded celeb sale

FANCY owning Robert Redford’s baseball glove, Cher’s mini dress or Mike Myers’ suit? All these and many more will be up for grabs when Julien’s Auctions of Beverly Hills offers the Hollywood film and TV costumes and props from the Golden Closet Archive in Beverly Hills on November 20, writes Anne Crane of Antiques Trade Gazette. … Continue reading “Robert Redford baseball glove is among a star studded celeb sale”

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Top of the Pops photographer collection up for auction at Ewbanks

CERTAIN shows were TV gold when I was growing up. You didn’t miss the latest Dr Who tackling Daleks and Cybermen. Grange Hill actors became virtually your own schoolmates. Take Hart encouraged your artistic leanings (although my parents’ black and white telly rather spoiled the effect). Blue Peter’s sticky-back plastic was legendary – even if … Continue reading “Top of the Pops photographer collection up for auction at Ewbanks”

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