Follow us on Google Plus   Subscribe our youtube channel   Subscibe to our pinterest board   Subscribe RSS feeds  
Register   
Set Language Preferences
Mickey Mouse poster fetches $100,000
Advertisement

Mickey Mouse poster fetches $100,000
IANS  [ Fri, Nov 30, 2012 ]
           
  • Los Angeles, Nov 30 (IANS) A 1928 movie poster featuring iconic character Mickey Mouse sold for more than $100,000 at a recent US auction.

    The advertisement, believed to be one of the earliest surviving Mickey Mouse posters, was snapped up by an unidentified bidder for $101,575 when it went under the hammer at the Heritage Auctions sale in Dallas, Texas, reports contactmusic.com.

    The poster, created by Walt Disney, depicts Mickey smiling and waving, while a tagline calls the animated icon "The World's Funniest Cartoon Character".

    Grey Smith, director of movie poster auctions at Heritage Auctions, called the item "an important piece of pop culture treasure".


           

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement