Sunday, June 14, 2009

Original Artwork by Michael Jackson up for Auction

Julien's Auctions Summer Entertainment Sale includes original artwork by the "King of Pop" Michael Jackson. Items listed include an original drawing by Michael Jackson of a boy that looks like Peter Pan. The drawing is accompanied by a color photograph showing Michael Jackson actively working on the piece, using a Polaroid picture as the basis for the drawing.

Drawing by Michael Jackson
Drawing by Michael Jackson


The auction also includes an original painting by Michael Jackson, of Mickey Mouse conducting Pluto singing. The painting is from the collection of Michael Jackson friend and producer David Gest.

Painting by Michael Jackson
Painting by Michael Jackson


Other Michael Jackson items in the auction include signed albums and posters, handwritten letters, and vintage photographs. Other celebrity art items include paintings by Frank Sinatra and Red Skelton. The auction features items from Marilyn Monroe and Elvis Presley.

The sale will be held at Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas on June 26th and 27th, 2009. For more information visit Julien's Auctions.

Related blog entries:
Michael Jackson's Art Studio (August 27, 2011)
More Artwork by Michael Jackson up for Auction (October 24, 2009)