hardwood for the beginning of the film. Leonardo DiCaprio as the primary benefactor. "Maltese Falcon prop stars at auction". This is one of our stunning ruby slippers. From the moment MGM decided that Judy Garland wear ruby and not silver-colored shoes, Gilbert Adrian ordered the ruby slippers to be made in two distinct styles. Ben Child (6 December 2011). Photos: 10 of Hollywood's Priciest Pieces of History: From the 'Friends' Couch to Oz's Ruby Reds. A b c "Collecting Entertainment Memorabilia". "Saturday Night Fever (1977.
Singer Lady GaGa also acquired a pair of the ruby slippers for her 25th birthday in 2011, however experts in ruby slippers believe this isn't an authentic pair that was made in 1938 for Judy Garland in The Wizard. America has The Wizard of Oz, he said. Christie's auctioned one of the lead figures, part of the estate of actor William Conrad, on December 6, 1994; it was purchased for 398,500 by Ronald Winston, president of Harry Winston, Inc.
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Dorothy's ruby slippers have found a new home. Collectors had to rely on a handful of news magazines that were full of various sellers offering mail order catalogues or asking to buy bulk lots, or particular items of interest. "That's the magic of Hollywood laughs Maddalena. "Liza said, 'Purge, sell it! We've got to do something with it Maddalena tells. One could find posters normally valued in the hundreds of dollars selling for twenty dollars, or, alternatively, find posters normally valued at twenty dollars going for a hundred, or more. The Judy Garland Museum in Grand Rapids, Minn., still hopes that two stolen ruby slippers will somehow click their heels together and make their way home. "This is a transformative acquisition for our collection.". Profiles in History has set Guinness records with the organization's auctions, including Steve McQueens racing suit worn. Correspondence, letters between Garland and Vincente Minnelli, including a handwritten note in a lipstick-stained envelope. Also up for grabs is Liza Minnelli's personally hand-annotated script from.