Tag: Auction

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 27, 2017
HAKE’S AMERICANA PRESENTS: THE TIM BRUCKNER ARCHIVES COLLECTION Tim Bruckner’s earliest memory of sculpting was when he was seven. He sculpted little heads of the Seven Dwarves out of wax candy tubes. From the very beginning, he was a wax sculptor. He started working professionally at the age of eighteen as a jeweler’s apprentice/wax carver….

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 6, 2017
  FANS & COLLECTORS HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO BRING HOME 275 COSTUMES & PROPS USED IN THE CREATION OF THE FILM – BIDS CAN BE PLACED ONLINE FROM ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD AT PROPSTOREAUCTION.COM NOW – ALL LOTS SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE Prop Store, one of the world’s leading film and TV memorabilia companies, has exclusively partnered…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 11, 2016
The other day Hake’s Americana auction house launched an incredible set of auctions that should make every action figure fan salivate.  Hake’s is know for having a long history of auctioning off some stunning one-of-a-kind items, and the new collection is no exception.  In their most recent auction they have listed the first lots from…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2016
The future is now! Custom made and autographed machine to be auctioned with all proceeds to benefit the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research                   LOS ANGELES, August 9, 2016 – Wizard World, Inc., (WIZD) the preeminent producer of Wizard World Comic Cons across North America, is partnering with The Michael J….

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 23, 2016
STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–WWE (NYSE: WWE) today announced the launch of this year’s Superstars for Hope, a global online auction on Charitybuzz.com, featuring unique, once-in-a-lifetime experiences to benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of America. Fans can now visit www.Charitybuzz.com/WWE through Tuesday, April 5 to bid on exclusive experiences with WWE Superstar John Cena®, WWE World Heavyweight Champion…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 20, 2015
PROFILES IN HISTORY’S THREE-DAY HOLLYWOOD AUCTION OF FILM, TELEVISION & MUSIC TREASURES RINGS UP $7.3 MILLION AND BREAKS ITS OWN RECORD FOR THE SALE OF ANY “STAR WARS” PROP, AS THE ‘BLOCKADE RUNNER’-THE FIRST FLYING SHIP EVER SEEN IN A STAR WARS FILM-SELLS FOR $450,000 Frenzied Bidding Was Propelled by Hollywood Icons, Stars of Sci-Fi…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 21, 2015
As Tenacious Toys runs down to the end of the 100 Hip Hop Trooper bootleg-style 3.75in action figures from the last NYCC, they have set aside 3 of them to be auctioned to benefit a variety of charities. Hip Hop Trooper #100/100 has already sold, with 100% of proceeds from that auction sent to The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 2, 2014
I’m just going to post this here.   My birthday is July 12th… just in case any of you were wondering what you could get me…   SAN JOSE, Calif., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — ScreenUsed, co-owned by Desi DosSantos and Jeff Castillo, has announced today their company will hold it’s seventh on-line auction. The centerpiece…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 29, 2014
Funko has introduced a line of DIY Pop! vinyl figures, and they have teamed up with Emerald City Comicon to celebrate their release. What better way to showcase the myriad possibilities of these figures than by giving them to some of the coolest artists and illustrators in the industry who were at ECCC, but also…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 30, 2014
ANNAPOLIS, Md., March 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — A new world record for an antique doll sold at auction was set this weekend when Theriault’s, a specialty auction house for antique childhood items, presented the highly sought after French character doll, circa 1916 by Albert Marque for bid. The doll realized $300,000 breaking the previous world…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 24, 2014
HUNDREDS OF CARTOONISTS DONATE ORIGINAL ARTWORK TO COMIC ART PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY’S EBAY AUCTIONS BENEFITTING FAMILY OF USAGI YOJIMBO CREATOR STAN SAKAI On Thursday, March 6, 2014, Southern California’s CAPS, the Comic Art Professional Society, will launch an ongoing series of eBay auctions of original comic art. Its goal is to raise funds for medical care…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 7, 2013
WILMINGTON, Del., Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — It was seen all over the world. Now, winners of an online auction can display portions of the tallest LEGO Tower ever constructed in their homes. In response to requests for chunks of the colorful plastic tower, the Red Clay Consolidated School District has set aside sections that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 10, 2013
Mattel and Warner Bros. have teamed up with the Make-A-Wish foundation to offer a selection of DC Universe Classics paint master prototypes to the public. These prototypes will be up for auction from Wednesday, July 17th at 6pm PST until Saturday, July 27th at 5:59pm PST. The money earned from these auctions will go to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 14, 2012
Star Trek, Aliens, Terminator 2: Judgment Day And The Big Lebowski Will All Be In Attendance At Profiles In History’s “Drama, Action, Romance: The Hollywood Auction” This Weekend LOS ANGELES- DEC 14, 2012– Profiles in History, run by Joe Maddalena, is proud to announce that items from Star Trek, Aliens, Terminator 2: Judgment Day and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 9, 2012
Items From The Original Star Wars Trilogy Will Be Up For Auction At Profiles in History’s “Drama, Action, Romance: The Hollywood Auction” December 15th and 16th   LOS ANGELES- DEC 7, 2012- Profiles in History, run by Joe Maddalena, is proud to announce that items from the original three Star Wars films will be up…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 5, 2012
Evel Knievel Stunt-worn Crash Helmet From His Famed Wembley Stadium Jump And Signature Leather Jumpsuit Will Be Up For Auction In Profiles In History’s December 15-16 “Drama, Action, Romance – The Hollywood Auction”   LOS ANGELES- DEC 5, 2012– Profiles in History, run by Joe Maddalena, is proud to announce that it is set to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 16, 2012
Fans of He-Man, She-Ra, and Thundercats will gather again this year to celebrate their love of the popular cartoon and toy lines at the second annual Power-Con/Thundercon. In addition to enjoying creator and guest speakers, toy vendors, and unique displays, fans will also have the opportunity to raise money for children in need by participating…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 6, 2012
THE AUCTION WILL BE JULY 28-31 IN LOS ANGELES LOS ANGELES- JULY 2, 2012-Profiles in History, run by Joe Maddalena, is proud to announce the clashing of heroes and villains at the upcoming Treasures from the Hollywood Vaults auction in July. The items below are from the esteemed Dreier Collection and will be auctioned off…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 18, 2012
THE WORLD’S LARGEST COLLECTION OF CRACKER JACK TOY PREMIUMS AND VINTAGE PEZ, G.I. JOES AND HOT WHEELS TO BE SOLD AT PROFILES IN HISTORY’S JULY 2012 AUCTION LOS ANGELES, June 18, 2012 – Profiles in History, run by Joe Maddalena, couldn’t be more excited to take buyers back to their childhood with a collection of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 22, 2012
ACQUISITION CHRONICLED ON Syfy’s HIT SHOW HOLLYWOOD TREASURE THE EPISODE WILL AIR TUESDAY, JUNE 5, 10 PM PDT ON Syfy LOS ANGELES, MAY 21 – Profiles in History run by Joe Maddalena, announced today that it has acquired the Henry River Mill Village property, known to all as “District 12” from the box office blockbuster…

 

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