AuctionSuccessors Marlene Dietrich have sold all
In Los - Andzhelese auction house Sotheby ` s has spent sale personal prophetic Marlene Dietrich from it nju - jorkskoj apartments on Park - an avenue in which she lived with 1959 for 1978. The unique daughter of the actress Maria Riva and four grandsons counted on $300 thousand And have received it is twice more.
the Best part of archive of Marlene - photos, films with its films, correspondence, concert suits - was got four years ago by the Berlin cinemateque for $5 million Therefore successors, selling the rests of documents, noshenye a coat and other frivolous, in their opinion, subjects, have solved (together with Sotheby ` s) to involve buyers with the low starting prices. One of grandsons Marlene Dietrich - Peter Riva who before the auctions has taken the trouble to address to journalists, obviously did not give great value to grandmother`s trifles.
however since the morning, despite a heat, on Beverli Hillz buyers began to be flown down. And though procedure of the auctions was is underlined democratic (buyers randomly crowded round the exposed things and monitors with their image), it has not affected the prices. So, Marlene`s alarm clock which it carried with herself on shootings and the tours, preliminary estimated in $25 - 50, has been sold for $2 thousand - quite reasonable price for memorabilia (auction of personal things of celebrities).
Among come on the auctions persons, not obscure in Hollywood have been noticed. With peculiar to people of art by sentimentality they bought up the bagatelles connected with romantic hobbies by Marlene Dietrich. Actress Jennifer Tilli (the performer of roles of femmes fatales in Hollywood films through passage) for Ernest Hemingway two gentle letters, addressed Marlenes, has paid $11,5 thousand Still Tilli has bought two dresses - jerseys with psychodelic drawing from Pucci, bannyj a dressing gown and a fur coat from a brown mink from Weiss ($1,3 thousand) . At last, it has given $4,6 thousand for a cane from ebenovogo a tree with the gold handle - Marlene Dietrich`s gift from its beloved, English playwright Noelja Kouarda. With this cane, in a dress coat and Marlene`s cylinder appeared on scenes of the Parisian cafes.
with obvious intentions has come on auction and Victoria Brinner, the daughter of actor Jula Brinnera. It has carried away from the auctions gold “ a key from heart “ the father, many years ago presented by it Marlene Dietrich.
it is most high, as well as experts Sotheby ` s assumed, have been estimated at the auctions of work of Jean - Batista Kamilja Coreau: “ Willows “ have been bought for the Californian collector Lloyd Grejda for $140 thousand (an initial estimation - $70 - 90 thousand), “ the Landscape with a cow “ have sold for $29 thousand (against assumed $10 - 15 thousand) . In total from 279 prizes not sold there were only five. As has granted the right to the director los - andzhelesskogo branches Sotheby ` s Andrea Van de Kamp to name results of the auctions “ fantastic “.