Public Auction of Entertainment, Ephemera
and Cigarette & Trade Cards
on Wednesday 5th September 2018
Lots: 1-38G of 811
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Lot 1
THEATRE, D'Oyly Carte, cabinet photo, W H Denny, in costume as Don Alhambra from The Gondoliers, by Barraud of Oxford St London, slight crease to reverse, G
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £240
Lot 2
THEATRE, D'Oyly Carte, cabinet photo, Jessie Bond, in costume as Iolanthe, by Barraud of Oxford St London, mottling to original image, small piece missing from top edge, G
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £280
Lot 3
THEATRE, D'Oyly Carte, cabinet photo, Decima Moore in costume as Casilda from The Gondoliers, 1889, by Barraud of Oxford St London, mottling to original image, small tear to bottom left corner, G
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £240
Lot 4
THEATRE, D'Oyly Carte, cabinet photo, Courtice Pounds in costume as Marco from The Gondoliers, by Barraud of Oxford St London, pencil annotation to reverse, small piece missing from one corner, G
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £260
Lot 5
THEATRE, D'Oyly Carte selection, inc. programmes, souvenir brochures, inc. The Gilbert & Sullivan Operas Illustrated 1932-33 & 1939 (both with covers loose and previously repaired with tape); souvenir for 1924 containing 13 photos etc., P to G, 26
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £22
Lot 6
THEATRE, D'Oyly Carte, large b/w photos, inc. Miss Muriel Dickson as Josephine and Miss Marjorie Eyre as Hebe in HMS Pinafore; Susan Jackson as Phyllis in Iolanthe, 1967 (laid down to board), two others unidentified, 12 x 16 and smaller, G to VG, 4
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 7
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, 1800s, inc. Toole's, many Royal Lyceum, Her Majestys, Strand, Princess's, Adelphi etc., some annotation, some slight tears and creasing to edges, foxing etc., FR to G, 30*
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
Lot 8
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, 1800s, inc. mainly Royal Lyceum, a few with annotation, some slight tears and creasing to edges, foxing etc., FR to G, 30*
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
Lot 9
THEATRE, early posters, Theatre Royal Covent Garden, 1800s, mainly 8 x 13, duplication, some removed from binders, tears to edges and some creasing, P to G, 50*
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 10
THEATRE, early posters, Theatre Royal Covent Garden, 1800s, mainly 8 x 13, duplication, some removed from binders, some laid down to card, tears to edges and some creasing, P to G, 50*
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 11
THEATRE, early posters, Theatre Royal Covent Garden, 1800s, mainly 8 x 13, duplication, some removed from binders, some laid down to card, tears to edges and some creasing, P to G, 50*
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 12
THEATRE, early posters, Theatre Royal Drury Lane, 1800s, mainly 8 x 13, duplication, some removed from binders, some laid down to card, tears to edges and some creasing, P to G, 50*
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 13
THEATRE, early posters, Theatre Royal Covent Garden, 1800s, mainly 8 x 13, duplication, some removed from binders, tears to edges and some creasing, P to G, 50*
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 14
ENTERTAINMENT, Tommy Cooper press photos, mainly 8 x 10, a few smaller, twelve different images, heavy duplication, a few with curling, G to VG, 170*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 15
PROGRAMMES, inc. Tex Austin's 1922 World's Championship Cowboy Contest at Madison Square Garden; London Palladium (21); Latin Quarter 1950, ice shows, Noddy in Toyland, Folies Bergere, Sooty, circus, inc. Bertram Mills 1953-54 (cover detached), Gerry Cottle 1977; Moulin Rouge, Theatre du Vaudeville 1914, Russian Ballet 1956; The Legend of Chimera Equestrian Spectacular; Comic Alphabet booklet by George Cruickshank; programme signed by Pamela Brown, Paul Scofield, Gladys Cooper and one other etc., some creasing to spines and edges, good VR, 44*
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 16
THEATRE, Ivor Novello selection, inc. photos (11 x 15 and smaller), many portraits, in costume, play scenes, Spanish Lovers; programme for The Lodger (12.5 x 16.5) etc., duplication, G to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 17
PROGRAMMES, and souvenir brochures,1950s onwards, inc. Buddy Rich, Dave Brubeck, Fleetwood Mac, Syd Lawrence, Marlene Dietrich, James Galway, Country Superstars, West Side Story, The Sound of Music, The Sensational 60s Experience, The Simon & Garfunkel Story, Rat Pack, The Bootleg Sixties, Becket, El Cid, The Planter's Wife etc., G to VG, 23
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 18
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide selection, G to EX, Qty. (two boxes)
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 19
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide selection, G to EX, Qty. (two boxes)
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 20
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide selection, G to EX, Qty. (two boxes)
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £32
Lot 21
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide selection, G to EX, Qty. (two boxes)
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 22
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide selection, G to EX, Qty. (two boxes)
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 23
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide selection, G to EX, Qty. (two boxes)
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £18
Lot 24A
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide selection, G to EX, Qty. (two boxes)
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 24B
THEATRE, programmes, St James Theatre selection, 1897-1950s, inc. Celia Johnson, Greer Garson, Gladys Cooper, Owen Nares, Lee J. Cobb etc., slight duplication, G to VG, 200*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 24C
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide selection, 1950s-1980s, inc. Ashcroft Crpydon (18), Churchill Bromley (46), Thorndike Leatherhead (32), Yvonne Arnaud Guildford (40), Redgrave Farnham (10), G to VG, 146*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 24D
THEATRE, programmes, Theatre Royal Nottingham selection, 1970s-1980s, VG to EX, 120*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 24E
THEATRE, programmes, London selection, 1900s-1930s, inc. Dalys (17), Drury Lane (24), Duchess (9) & Duke of York (50), G to VG, 100*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 24F
THEATRE, programmes, pantomime selection, London (97) & regional (35), 1916-1980s, inc. Casino Cambridge, Coliseum Scala (31, Peter Pan); panto, John Inman, Danny La Rue etc., also flyers (79), slight duplication, G to VG, 210*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 24G
THEATRE, programmes, inc. Carmen, On Approval, Anastasia, Oliver, Black Mikado, Lord George, Evita, Tosca, The King and I, La Traviata, The Great Waltz, La Boheme, Halfway, Up the Tree, Canterbury Tales, Aladdin, Cosi fan Tutte, etc., some large format souvenirs, G to EX, 200* (two boxes)
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 25
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, London selection, 1910s-1930s, inc. Vaudeville, Drury Lane, Palace and Wyndhams theatres, G, 350*
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £32
Lot 26
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, London selection, 1910s-1930s, inc. Queens, New, Lyric & Wyndhams theatres, G, 390*
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 27
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, London selection, 1910-1930s, various theatres, slight duplication, G to VG, 390*
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 28
POP MUSIC, concert & tour brochures/programmes, inc. David Bowie, Simon & Garfunkel, Leonard Cohen, Sarah Brightman, Cliff Richard, Everly Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Elton John, Rod Stewart, Chris de Burgh, Dolly Parton etc., EX, 58*
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 29
THEATRE SOUVENIRS, large format editions for concerts & tours, inc. Liza Minelli, Ken Dodd, Pat Boone, Victor Borge, Joel Grey, Dave Allen, Vera Lynn, Frank Sinatra, Eartha Kitt, Leo Sayer, Elaine Paige, Anthony Newley, David Essex, Englebert Humperdink, Juliette Greco, Michael Feinstein etc., G to VG, 120*
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 30
THEATRE, programmes, 1800s, London, inc. Dalys, Prince of Wales, Royal Princess's, Theatre Royal Haymarket, Lyric, Garrick etc., some previously laid down or removed from album, some tears to edges, creasing and foxing, FR to G, 28
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £32
Lot 31
THEATRE, programmes, 1800s, all Royalty Theatre London, some tears to edges, creasing and foxing, FR to G, 40*
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 32
THEATRE, Pantomime programmes, 1900s, inc. Theatre Royal Leeds Babes in the Wood, Royal West London Theatre Little Boy Blue and Red Riding Hood, Lyceum, Covent Garden, Prince's, Aladdin, Sleeping Beauty; Surrey Theatre Jack and the Beanstalk, early poster for Robinson Crusoe, Pantomime Song Album etc., some tears to edges, creasing and foxing, FR to G, 15
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 33
THEATRE, programmes, London, 1800s, inc. Theatre Royal Drury Lane, King's Theatre, Prince of Wales, Globe, Sadlers Wells, Vaudeville, Folly Theatre; early posters (2) etc., some tears to edges, creasing and foxing, FR to G, 26
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
Lot 34
THEATRE, Pantomime programmes, 1800s onwards, inc. Globe Blue Beard, Theatre Royal Puss in Boots, Prince of Wales Aladdin, County Theatre Reading Cinderella, Theatre Royal Glasgow Robinson Crusoe; London Life Pantomime Annual Jan 1925 etc., some tears to edges, foxing and creasing, FR to G, 13
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
Lot 35
THEATRE, selection, inc. programmes, 1800s onwards, Theatre Royal Windsor, Lyceum, magazines, The Theatre Feb 1881 (cover detached), The Playgoer and Society Illustrated, Players Joys etc., a few with punch-holes, some tears to edges, foxing and creasing, FR to G, 40*
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 36
THEATRE, Pantomime programmes, 1950s onwards, inc. many Theatre Royal Windsor, Theatre Royal Bristol, London Hippodrome, Players Theatre, Adelphi, Coliseum, New Victoria Theatre Woking, Grand Theatre Blackpool etc., punch-holes (2), some creasing, G to VG, 30*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 37
THEATRE, scripts, early 1900s, inc. The Forty Thieves (6), inc. Cassim, Hasarac, Abdallah & Cogia; Cinderella (2), inc. illustrated book of words for Theatre Royal Drury Lane; tears to edges, foxing etc., FR to G, 8
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 38A
THEATRE, programmes, regional selection, 1972-1988, inc. Timothy West, Hayley Mills, John Nettles, David Suchet, Marti Webb etc., slight duplication, G to VG, 145*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 38B
THEATRE, programmes, Nottingham selection, 1930s-1970s, inc. Playhouse (96), Empire (7) & Royal (17), duplication, G to VG, 120
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 38C
THEATRE, programmes, Royalty Theatre selection, 1900s-1940s, G to VG, 150*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 38D
THEATRE, programmes, New Theatre selection, 1900s-1940s, G to VG, 100*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 38E
THEATRE, programmes, London selection, 1890s-1940s, in. Fortune (15), Gaiety (34), Garrick (58) & Hippodrome (13), slight duplication, FR to VG, 100*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 38F
THEATRE, programmes, London selection, His/Her Majestys, 1890s-1940s, slight duplication, G to VG, 90*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 38G
THEATRE, programmes, London selection, 1900s-1930s, inc. Adelphi (14), Aldwych (10), Ambassadors (37) & Apollo (51), slight duplication, G to VG, 112*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
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