At a time when fashion was to 'pin-up', unveiled Chair and a beguiling smile, sprang the slender silhouette of Audrey Hepburn and her DOE eyes. As for the Beatles, he was just 10 years old to become a reference. Symbol of a timeless style, personal collection of this icon is available to auction by Christie's London in the month of September auction house.
A lighter that could ignite auction
His movies we remember especially "Breakfast at Tiffany's", understand "breakfast at Tiffany', which the cliché of Audrey Hepburn, setting the goal and with the tips of her gloved fingers his cigarette holder continues to mark the generations. "No smoke without fire" said. Christie's has understood and offers for sale a personal lighters of the actress. Engraved with the inscription 'For my fair lady"at the top and ' ' Gene Allen December 1963" at the base, we understand that the artistic director offered this socket to Audrey Hepburn on the occasion of the film "My fair lady". Count £5000-6000 to smoke like Audrey Hepburn in 1963. Lighter with registration 'FOR MY FAIR LADY' and 'GENE ALLEN December 1963', 5.0 cm.
The script ' Breakfast at Tiffany's "in the spotlight of Christie's
In addition to this lighter, the sale brings together objects of daily life and work of Audrey Hepburn. Owned by the family until then, the children of the actress and Luca Dotti Sean Hepburn Ferrer decided to entrust a part of the collection at Christie's. They have however failed to separate from all the lots have some sentimental value. Collectors or admirers, everyone will find his account with lots estimated £ 100 to £ 80,000 for the script of "Breakfast at Tiffany's" annotated by Audrey Hepburn in turquoise blue.
The wardrobe of Audrey Hepburn auction
This sale will also be the testimony of the friendly relationship between the actress and Hubert de Givenchy. Costumer for her role in the film "Sabrina", the two artists continued to collaborate later. In his life every day like on the screen, it's Givenchy Audrey Hepburn liked to wear, like the blue satin dress proposed by home sales 10 000 / £15000. Also for sale (from £ 1500), his collection of ballerinas is proof that the movie actress will never deny his first dream of becoming a ballerina, something she could not do so due to a size judged too large. Givenchy. Sky blue satin cocktail dress. Hem trimmed with blue satin fringe, with a matching blue silk belt. Estimate £10, 000-15, 000 Selection of pairs of shoes in various colors. From £1,500 what better setting for your purchases at the auction dedicated to Audrey Hepburn as the House where she lived? Yes, the home of Los Angeles designed by the architect Paul Williams is on the market (for 14 million $). Although the decoration has evolved with the owners that followed, we find the original staircase, remnant of the Hollywood glamour of the 1950s. Live auction: September 27, 2017 (exhibition from 23 to 26 September, at 8 King Street in London) auction online: from 19 September to 3 October 2017 information on sale here and Christie's Images Limited 2017