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Story about Robert Lund

Check out the latest issue of Fine Books & Collections, which features a story about Robert Lund and one of his great "attic finds" of books - even through they are magic books of a sort different than those readers of this forum care about. The story was written by David Meyer, and is...
by Potterauctions
05/02/14 04:05 PM
 
Forum: Magic History and Anecdotes
Topic: Story about Robert Lund
Replies: 2
Views: 428

Bruce Bernstein - Chicago Tribune Profile

My friend Bruce Bernstein was profiled in today's Chicago Tribune. It's a charming story, about a fascinating guy. Read it here:

http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertain ... 3396.story
by Potterauctions
04/29/14 01:51 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Bruce Bernstein - Chicago Tribune Profile
Replies: 2
Views: 288

Sperber Auction this Saturday!

I don't normally post here about our public auctions, but this Saturday's sale is chock-full of interesting items, many of which are one-of-a-kind, and worth a bit more discussion. Burt Sperber's collection included many wonderful thing, among them: -Rare and collectible books (modern and antiquaria...
by Potterauctions
02/05/14 12:53 PM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Sperber Auction this Saturday!
Replies: 1
Views: 250

Re: WTB: "Third Dimension" and "Pure Gold" by Roy Johnson

We have copies of Third Dimension available. Contact us at potterauctions@gmail.com if you are still interested.

We have 10,000 other books, too, if you're looking for anything else!
by Potterauctions
10/30/13 01:02 PM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: WTB: "Third Dimension" and "Pure Gold" by Roy Johnson
Replies: 4
Views: 597

Books, Props, Posters, More: Auction on July 27

There are posts in this forum requesting books by Juan Tamariz, David P. Abbott, and many more. Titles by all of those authors - and nearly 1000 more (no joke!) - go up for auction on Saturday, July 27th. This, our summer "shelf sale," starts at 10am (Central Time), and includes over 300 l...
by Potterauctions
07/21/13 05:51 PM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Books, Props, Posters, More: Auction on July 27
Replies: 2
Views: 411

Re: Never before seen Cardini footage

Just amazing footage. I tweeted it for you. Thanks for the post, Max. Good luck at the auction!
by Potterauctions
03/31/13 01:24 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Never before seen Cardini footage
Replies: 6
Views: 539

Posters, Books, Cups, Props, Photos and More - Auction this Saturday!

Reminder: Potter & Potter's fall auction, featuring the collection of Charles Reynolds takes place THIS Saturday, October 27th at 10am, CST. Most items in the sale have low starting bids and no reserves. From posters, props and books to stage illusions and fabulous early photographs, there reall...
by Potterauctions
10/25/12 02:33 PM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Posters, Books, Cups, Props, Photos and More - Auction this Saturday!
Replies: 0
Views: 90

Re: Eric DeCamps Pure Magic Comes to Chicago

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The stage is set and we are looking forward to three great performances. If you are in Chicago, please stop by and check out one of the shows!
by Potterauctions
10/18/12 05:43 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Eric DeCamps Pure Magic Comes to Chicago
Replies: 37
Views: 4974

Re: Eric DeCamps Pure Magic Comes to Chicago

A big thank-you goes out to Scott Wells, who just today, sprung a Pure Magic App on us. Anyone interested in the show can get details and find out how to purchase tickets on his iPhone or iPad. Check it out by following this link: <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://app.cat/puremagic">http://...
by Potterauctions
09/24/12 03:30 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Eric DeCamps Pure Magic Comes to Chicago
Replies: 37
Views: 4974

Eric DeCamps Pure Magic Comes to Chicago

I'm pleased to announce that this October, Potter & Potter is bringing Eric DeCamps' one-man show, Pure Magic , to Chicago for the first time. [img:center]http://potterauctions.dreamhosters.com/photos/2012_PURE_MAGIC_Banner_Small.jpg[/img] Pure Magic premiered in Manhattan to rave reviews. Potte...
by Potterauctions
08/22/12 10:33 AM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Eric DeCamps Pure Magic Comes to Chicago
Replies: 37
Views: 4974

Re: Great Magic Auction

Fair warning - the auction commences tomorrow at 10 am Central Standard Time. If you are bidding online, do so soon, or log on in the morning. Also, a brief podcast regarding the sale was conducted for The Antique and Auction Forum. Listen to it by clicking here: <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="...
by Potterauctions
10/22/10 11:32 AM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Great Magic Auction
Replies: 21
Views: 3226

Re: Auction of the collections of Bruce Cervon & Dai Vernon

Many thanks to all who participated in what was a successful, strong sale. The prices realized in PDF format will be posted at <!-- w --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.potterauctions.com">www.potterauctions.com</a><!-- w --> in the next week or so. In the meantime, feel free to visit Liveaucti...
by Potterauctions
02/01/10 11:43 AM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Auction of the collections of Bruce Cervon & Dai Vernon
Replies: 27
Views: 4306

Re: The Walter Graham Collection to be Auctioned

Update: hard copies ship today, and the catalog has been uploaded to liveauctioneers.com.

Look for additional photos to be uploaded by the end of this week, and for copies of the catalog at Magic Live! next week. We're looking forward to being there!
by Potterauctions
08/10/09 10:30 AM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: The Walter Graham Collection to be Auctioned
Replies: 4
Views: 858

Re: The Walter Graham Collection to be Auctioned

The catalog can now be downloaded from our website; later this week, the catalog should also be available for browsing and bidding at www.liveauctioneers.com.

Hard copies ship this week.
by Potterauctions
08/04/09 11:49 AM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: The Walter Graham Collection to be Auctioned
Replies: 4
Views: 858

Re: The Walter Graham Collection to be Auctioned

Additional details are available at <!-- w --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.potterauctions.com">www.potterauctions.com</a><!-- w --> Catalogs should be available for free download by August 3rd, the same day (if not sooner) than the hard copies ship. Those who are not necessarily "collec...
by Potterauctions
07/20/09 10:56 AM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: The Walter Graham Collection to be Auctioned
Replies: 4
Views: 858

Re: Breaking News - Jay Marshall Auction - April 26th

Prices realized have been posted at http://www.potterauctions.com/Potter%26 ... lized3.pdf
by Potterauctions
05/05/09 05:44 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Breaking News - Jay Marshall Auction - April 26th
Replies: 6
Views: 1357

Re: Breaking News - Jay Marshall Auction - April 26th

Update: the entire catalog can be browsed on our website in PDF form. Click here: <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.potterauctions.com/Potter%26Potter/Catalog.html">http://www.potterauctions.com/Potter%26 ... talog.html</a><!-- m --> Browse lot-by-lot and place absentee bids on our part...
by Potterauctions
04/13/09 01:30 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Breaking News - Jay Marshall Auction - April 26th
Replies: 6
Views: 1357

Re: Breaking News - Jay Marshall Auction - April 26th

The auction catalog is now available for purchase at <!-- w --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.porterauctions.com">www.porterauctions.com</a><!-- w -->, and can be browsed at <!-- w --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.liveauctioneers.com">www.liveauctioneers.com</a><!-- w -->. Hard copies b...
by Potterauctions
03/27/09 12:47 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Breaking News - Jay Marshall Auction - April 26th
Replies: 6
Views: 1357

Breaking News - Jay Marshall Auction - April 26th

Potter & Potter Auctions is pleased to announce it's next public auction: A selection of rare magicana from the collection of Jay Marshall. This sale will include what is perhaps some of the best material from the late great collector/magician's legendary holdings. Most of the items will be offe...
by Potterauctions
02/11/09 11:52 AM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Breaking News - Jay Marshall Auction - April 26th
Replies: 6
Views: 1357

Re: Catalogs Now Available

Update: prices realized have been posted on the site, www.potterauctions.com.
by Potterauctions
01/26/09 10:41 AM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Catalogs Now Available
Replies: 12
Views: 1434

Re: Catalogs Now Available

Prices should be up later today on the Liveauctioneers site; prices realized in PDF format will be on our website later this week.

Thanks to all who participated.
by Potterauctions
01/19/09 11:22 AM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Catalogs Now Available
Replies: 12
Views: 1434

Re: Catalogs Now Available

Potter & Potter's Marketplace Auction of Magic memorabilia is only two days away! Previews begin on Saturday, January 17th at 11am at the Hyatt Regency Woodfield in Schaumburg, Illinois. Follow this link for directions and more information regarding the location of the hotel: <!-- w --><a class=...
by Potterauctions
01/16/09 04:28 PM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Catalogs Now Available
Replies: 12
Views: 1434

Re: Catalogs Now Available

A searchable version of this catalog - with images of nearly every lot - has been posted at <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.liveauctioneers.com/catalog/17974">http://www.liveauctioneers.com/catalog/17974</a><!-- m --> You can also leave absentee bids or register to bid live, on line, ...
by Potterauctions
01/08/09 05:20 PM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Catalogs Now Available
Replies: 12
Views: 1434

Catalogs Now Available

[size:14pt] Catalogs Now Available [/size] Potter & Potter Marketplace Auction Potter & Potter Auctions is pleased to announce its first sale of 2009, a Marketplace auction of magic memorabilia, apparatus and books, scheduled for January 18th, 2009. Most lots will be offered at low starting ...
by Potterauctions
12/19/08 05:00 PM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Catalogs Now Available
Replies: 12
Views: 1434

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