Lot #5378
Dire Straits Signed Poster

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Estimate: $400+

Description

Philips compact disc promotional color 16.5 x 23.5 poster for "Dire Straits Live in 85," advertised as part of their Brothers in Arms Tour, signed in black felt tip by Mark Knopfler, John Illsley, Alan Clark, Guy Fletcher, Terry Williams, and Jack Sonni. In fine condition, with light handling wear, and intersecting folds as issued. Accompanied by a letter of provenance from the original recipient who affirms that he obtained these signatures after the band's show at The Apollo in Manchester on December 9, 1985: "When Mark Knopfler came to me, we had a chat, and the same with each member. Mark said, 'where did you get the poster.' 'I took it off the foyer wall, as I had nothing else for you and the band to sign.' He just laughed and signed it."

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Marvels of Modern Music
  • Dates: #611 - Ended June 24, 2021





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