When staunchly classic auction houses like Christie’s and Sotheby’s host sales related to a popular culture era, you know the market is on to something
We’ve all seen the news articles: John Lennon’s hand-painted Rolls Royce sells for a million. George Harrison’s guitar nets thousands at auction. First drafts of Macca’s hand-written lyric sheets are purchased for a five-figure sum. There’s no way a mere fan can compete with collectors like that.