Sunday, August 28, 2016

Happy Birthday Jack Kirby

Jack Kirby Captain America 50th Birthday Limited Edition Print Signed by Joe Simon
Today marks the birthday of comic book legend Jack "King" Kirby (1917-1994), the co-creator of such timeless characters as Captain America, Fantastic Four, the X-Men, and the Hulk. Our Collector's Treasure of the Day is this Captain America 50th Birthday limited edition print that reproduces Jack Kirby's pencil art and was originally produced in 1990 by First Team Press. In celebration of the 70th Anniversary, Captain America's co-creator Joe Simon (1913-2011) has hand-signed this print in a numbered edition of 70. Produced on 12x15" 120 lb acid free stock . Mint condition in shrinkwrap. Authenticity guaranteed for life by Collector's Shangri-La plus Publisher's Certificate of Authenticity.

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Happy Birthday Tim Burton

Tim Burton with the limited edition print from Dark Shadows: The Visual Companion 
Happy birthday to film director and producer Tim Burton, best known for his dark and quirky films BeetlejuiceEdward ScissorhandsThe Nightmare Before ChristmasEd WoodSleepy HollowCorpse BrideSweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet StreetDark Shadows and Frankenweenie. Our Collector's Treasure of the Day is Dark Shadows: The Visual Companion Limited Edition Book and Print Set Autographed by Tim Burton. The lavish hardcover slipcased official companion volume to the film includes a foreword by Johnny Depp, scores of photos, concept drawings and production designs, and interviews with the cast and crew. Comes with a tipped in, individually numbered Tim Burton signature sheet. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Also includes a fine art print by Tim Burton titled "Art Of Barnabas Collins" exclusive to the edition. Authenticity guaranteed for life by Collector's Shangri-La.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Remembering Kenny Baker

Star Wars Photo Autographed / Hand-Signed by Kenny Baker
Today marks the birthday of actor Kenny Baker (1934-2016), best known for portraying the character R2-D2 in the highly successful Star Wars science fiction movie franchise. Baker passed away on August 13th, just eleven days before his 82nd birthday, following an extended illness. Our Collector's Treasure of the Day is this 8 x 10 inch photograph of R2-D2 which hand-signed in person by Kenny Baker. Crisp clear signature on a mint glossy photograph. Includes official Star Wars hologram. Provenance Hollywood Show 2005. Only 1 in stock. Authenticity guaranteed for life by Collector's Shangri-La.

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Happy Birthday Chris Hemsworth

Thor Display Hand-Signed By Chris Hemsworth - On Sale 50% Off
Happy birthday to actor Chris Hemsworth, best known as Thor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films Thor (2011), The Avengers (2012), Thor: The Dark World (2013) and Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015). Our Collector's Treasure of the Day is this 11x14 matted and frame-ready Thor photo collage personally signed by Chris Hemsworth. Affixed with serial-numbered hologram and includes Certificate of Authenticity featuring picture of Hemsworth signing photo. Mint condition. Authenticity guaranteed for life by Collector's Shangri-La.

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Happy Birthday Lucy

Vintage RKO Pictures Photo Autographed by Lucille Ball
Today marks the birthday of actress and comedienne Lucille Ball (1911 - 1989), best known as the star of her television series I Love Lucy.  Our Collector's Treasure of the Day is this vintage glossy 8 x 10 inch RKO Radio Pictures publicity photo by Ernest A. Bachrach, hand-signed and warmly inscribed by Lucille Ball. Reverse bears an advertising advisory stamp dated 1938. A scarce opportunity to acquire such an early example. Authenticity guaranteed for life by Collector's Shangri-La.

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Happy Birthday President Obama

Audacity of Hope Book Autographed by President Barack Obama
Happy birthday to President Barack Obama! Our Collector's Treasure of the Day is this hand-signed copy of Obama's The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream hardcover book with corresponding photo from the book-signing event. Obama's black ink signature is located on the title page with no inscription. This is the second book written by then-Senator Barack Obama, and it explores many subjects that became part of his 2008 campaign for the U.S. Presidency. Fine condition. Authenticity guaranteed for life by Collector's Shangri-La.