Sotheby’s to offer collection of renowned magician & entertainer Ricky Jay

Sotheby’s to offer collection of renowned magician & entertainer Ricky Jay

Prepare to be amazed by the most important collection of objects spanning the history of magic illusionism, popular entertainments, and other curiosities to ever appear at auction: Sotheby’s today announced that property from the collection of Ricky Jay – one of the world’s greatest sleight of hand artists who has captivated audiences worldwide with his one-man shows and his film and television appearances, including David Mamet’s House of Games, HBO’s renowned series Deadwood, the James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies and many more – will be presented in a dedicated auction in New York on 27 & 28 October. One of the premier collectors of material related to the history of magic, circus arts, gambling, con artistry, unusual entertainments, and the art of deception, the highly-anticipated auction of Jay’s renowned collection of books, pamphlets, posters, broadsides, handbills,
Prepare to be amazed by the most important collection of objects spanning the history of magic illusionism, popular entertainments, and other curiosities to ever appear at auction: Sotheby’s today announced that property from the collection of Ricky Jay – one of the world’s greatest sleight of hand artists who has captivated audiences worldwide with his one-man shows and his film and television appearances, including David Mamet’s House of Games, HBO’s renowned series Deadwood, the James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies and many more – will be presented in a dedicated auction in New York on 27 & 28 October. One of the premier collectors of material related to the history of magic, circus arts, gambling, con artistry, unusual entertainments, and the art of deception, the highly-anticipated auction of Jay’s renowned collection of books, pamphlets, posters, broadsides, handbills,