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Recent Articles: 'The Latest Entertainment Memorabilia Auction Events Calendar'

alt text Calendar of Live Auction Events: TV and Movie Prop & Costume, Hollywood Entertainment, Music, & Pop Culture Memorabilia

Below is the latest updated calendar for upcoming original movie and television prop, wardrobe, and memorabilia auction events. Please contact me if you... 

Recent Articles: 'The Latest in News and Events'

alt text ScreenUsed’s Movie Prop, Costume, and Memorabilia Online Auction to be Held on November 8th, Catalog Available Online

ScreenUsed will be concluding their next live online auction on November 8th. The auction catalog is now available online via a PDF download via their... 

alt text Prop Store Produces Quality Videos Showcasing Material from Their Upcoming “Live Auction of Film & Television Artefacts” on October 16th

In support of their upcoming live auction event, Prop Store has produced a number of high quality videos showcasing some of the props, costumes, vehicles,... 

alt text Profiles in History ‘The Expendables Auction” (+ More “Hollywood Auction 65″) Movie Prop Catalog Available Online for Sale Event October 20

Profiles in History’s catalog for “The Expendables Auction”, which follows their “Hollywood Auction 65″, is now available... 

Default Thumbnail “How I Met Your Mother” The Prop-erty Vault Sweepstakes & “Flash Sweeps” Every Monday 8PM–11PM EST

Twentieth Century Fox is doing something novel, and giving away key props and costumes from a popular television series, rather than auctioning them off.  ... 

alt text Profiles in History ‘Hollywood Auction 65′ TV & Movie Prop Catalog Available Online for Sale Event October 17-20

Profiles in History’s latest auction catalog, “Hollywood Auction 65″, is now available in print as well as online, via their official... 

alt text Prop Store’s “Live Auction of Film & Television Artefacts” to be Held on October 16th, Catalog Available Online

Prop Store will be holding their first live auction event in London on October 16th. The auction catalog is now available online via a PDF download and... 

alt text Premiere Props ‘Hollywood VIP Auction III’ Auction Catalog Online, Television & Movie Prop and Costume Sale Event August 23

Premiere Props have listed their next auction with online bidding partners iCollector, Invaluable (formerly ArtFact), and proxibid (replacing LiveAuctioneers)... 

alt text Heritage Auction Galleries ‘Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction’ Catalog Online, Beverly Hills Event To Be Held August 23

Heritage Auction Galleries has published on their latest online catalog and listings for their upcoming event, “Entertainment & Music Memorabilia... 

alt text ScreenBid Holds Online Auction for HBO’s “True Blood” Prop and Costume Memorabilia Event August 20th-25th

Next up for ScreenBid and their official online memorabilia auctions (following auctions for Breaking Bad, Psych, and Californication) is their sale... 

alt text San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Photography Journal (Cosplay/Costumes/Sights of The Convention) (#SDCC)

As part of my ongoing coverage of San Diego Comic-Con 2014, this article features photos of cosplayers and fans wearing costumes, and other people in... 

alt text San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Photography Journal (Sights Around The Convention Center and Gaslamp Quarter) (#SDCC)

As part of my ongoing coverage of San Diego Comic-Con 2014, this article features photos from the main Exhibit Hall of the convention center, areas around... 

alt text Nate D. Sanders Withdraws “Prototype” Star Wars Stormtrooper Prop Helmet with Andrew Ainsworth Provenance from Upcoming Auction

Four days ago, Original Prop Blog published an article (LINK) noting the Daily Mail wrote a piece promoting a Stormtrooper helmet auction in the Nate... 

alt text San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Game of Thrones Exhibit “Survive The Realm” (#SDCC)

The Game of Thrones “Survive the Realm” interactive experience and exhibit was held across from the Omni Hotel in the Gaslamp District during... 

alt text HBO Presents Comic-Con International: San Diego’s 40th Annual Masquerade 2014 Photography & Contest Winners List (500+ Photos, #SDCC)

This year marks the 40th Masquerade at Comic-Con International.  Presented by HBO, there were a total of 41 entries (individuals and groups).  I am... 

alt text TMZ Reports Michael Jackson Estate Files Lawsuit Against Premiere Props

TMZ and other media outlets are today reporting that the Michael Jackson Estate has filed a Federal lawsuit again Hollywood movie prop and memorabilia... 

alt text San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Random Photos from Preview Night/Wednesday Night (#SDCC)

This is part of my ongoing coverage of San Diego Comic-Con 2014.  This article features a variety of photos from Wednesday / “Preview Night”…  Read More →

alt text San Diego Comic-Con 2014: DC Entertainment’s 75th Anniversary of Batman Props and Costumes at Exhibitor Booth (#SDCC)

This is part of my ongoing coverage of San Diego Comic-Con 2014. As has been the case for several years, DC Entertainment has put together an amazing... 

alt text San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Prop Store Exhibitor Booth (#SDCC)

This is part of my ongoing coverage of San Diego Comic-Con 2014.  This is most definitely the most important Comic-Con appearance for Prop Store since... 

Recent Articles: 'Market Watch'

alt text Nate D. Sanders Withdraws “Prototype” Star Wars Stormtrooper Prop Helmet with Andrew Ainsworth Provenance from Upcoming Auction

Four days ago, Original Prop Blog published an article (LINK) noting the Daily Mail wrote a piece promoting a Stormtrooper helmet auction in the Nate... 

alt text Daily Mail Piece on Nate D. Sanders “Super-Rare Prototype” Stormtrooper Helmet from Andrew Ainsworth’s Work on Star Wars

The Daily Mail must be an easy get for a puff piece on movie prop memorabilia, going by their latest article on the “prototype” stormtrooper... 

alt text Update: Additional Images of Christie’s Withdrawn “Prototype” Star Wars Stormtrooper Helmet

This is an update to the article published on Monday (see “Christie’s Withdraws “Prototype” Star Wars Stormtrooper Prop Helmet with Andrew... 

alt text Christie’s Withdraws “Prototype” Star Wars Stormtrooper Prop Helmet with Andrew Ainsworth Provenance from Upcoming Auction

Today Christie’s has withdrawn Lot 136 from their upcoming Sale #5446, a prop attributed to Star Wars: A New Hope (1977) and described as a “prototype... 

alt text Christie’s “Pop Culture” Live Auction June 20th in London, eCatalogue and PDF Catalog Online

Christie’s “Pop Culture” catalog (Sale 5446) is now available online in a downloadable PDF format as well as an online eCatalogue. The... 

Recent Articles: 'Editorials and Feature Articles'

alt text The Original Prop Blog 2013 Year in Review: News, Developments, and Trends in Collecting Original TV & Movie Props, Costumes and Pop Culture Memorabilia

As per tradition, (see 2007 Year in Review, 2008 Year in Review, 2009 Year in Review, 2010 Year in Review, 2011 Year in Review, 2012 Year in Review),... 

alt text Revisiting TV Prop Studio Sanctioned Auctions: Descriptions, Research, Production Made, Multiples, Back-Ups, “Use” on Screen (ScreenBid/Breaking Bad, Profiles in History/LOST, Christie’s/Star Trek)

An issue that seems to come up with every official studio auction of original props and costumes from popular television shows is that of buyers feeling... 

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