A.M. Cassandre, New Statendam / Holland-America Line, 1928, sold for $24,000.
Yesterday's two-part auction of The Christopher Bou Collection of Ocean Liner and Aviation Memorabilia, and the Chase Collection of Ocean Liner Posters was a great success, selling 90% of its offerings. The day's top lot was A.M. Cassandre's rare poster, New Statendam / Holland-America Line, which realized $24,000.
Montague Black, [White Star Line / Olympic & Titanic], sold for $13,200.
The auction's second highest selling lot was Montague Birrel Black's [White Star Line / Olympic & Titanic], which sold well above its high estimate of $3,000 for $13,200, tying its auction record.
At least 10 other posters achieved record prices.
Labels: A.M. Cassandre, Bou Collection of Ocean Liner and Aviation Memorabilia, Chase Collection of Ocean Liner Posters, Nicholas Lowry, Ocean Liners