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    “Like a Rolling Stone” Manuscript Could Fetch $2Million

    The manuscript of one of the most famous rock and roll songs in history, “Like a Rolling Stone” by Bob Dylan will be offered at auction in June in New York, where auction house Sotheby’s is expected to fetch from the sale from $1Million – $2Million. The song was written in 1965, and is considered […] More

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    Orson Welles’s Script for ‘Citizen Kane’ Goes Under the Hammer at Sotheby’s

    Often considered by critics, filmmakers and fans to be the greatest film ever made, Citizen Kane is a 1941 American drama film directed, co-written, produced by, and starring Orson Welles. The picture was Welles’s first feature film. Now, Welles’ personal copy of the script for his masterpiece will be offered for auction at Sotheby’s in […] More

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    Significant Manuscript from Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis Could Fetch More Than $270,000

    Extraordinarily important autograph sketchleaf for Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis could fetch $270,000 at RR Auctions in Amherst, N.H., with bidding due to close on January 15. One page both sides, 11 x 9.5, no date, but circa 1820–21, taken from the composer’s Missa Solemnis, contains ideas for three sections of his masterpiece. The bid currently stands […] More

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    The Rothschild Prayerbook Could Fetch $18 Million at Christie’s Renaissance Sale

    The Rothschild Prayerbook, a magnificent masterpiece of Renaissance art with an illustrious provenance will be the highlight at Christie’s Renaissance Auction in January 2014. Described as “perhaps the finest illuminated manuscript in private hands”, this specimen is estimated to fetch between $12 million and $18 million. Last appeared on the market in 1999, as part […] More

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    Samuel Beckett’s First Novel “Murphy” at Shoteby’s Sale

    Murphy, first published in 1938, is a novel as well as the third work of prose fiction by the Irish author and dramatist Samuel Beckett. The book was Beckett’s second published prose work after the short-story collection More Pricks than Kicks, published in 1934. and his unpublished first novel Dream of Fair to Middling Women, […] More

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    Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ Manuscript at RR Auctions

    Alongside the memorabilia autographed by James Dean, Humphrey Bogart, Clark Gable, Carole Lombard, Judy Garland and Lucille Ball, RR Auctions will offer a Truman Capote’s original 1958 typed manuscript of ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s on online auction later this month. It is expected to fetch at least $250,000. The manuscript reveals that the iconic Holly Golightly, […] More

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    Juan Latino’s Rare Manuscript On Auction At Swann Gallerie

    Juan Latino was son of black slaves of the second Duke consort of Sessa since 1520, Luis Fernández de Córdoba, deceased Rome, Italy, 1526. He went to Granada where he was educated together with his master’s son and the grandson of another famous, Gonzalo Fernández de Córdoba, El Gran Capitán. Juan Latino emphasized especially in […] More