- New York, Rockefeller Plaza
- 11 October 2011
Christie’s is proud to present The Richard Gere Guitar Collection. This sale will offer a broad representation of vintage American guitars and amplifiers from the marquee names of C.F. Martin, Gibson, Fender, Marshall and Vox, as well as iconic guitars once belonging to Albert King and Peter Tosh.
As a leading Hollywood figure, Richard Gere is known for his dynamic roles and iconic characters, but he is also an accomplished musician. With a passion for American vintage guitars, Mr. Gere amassed a personal collection built upon their playability and craftsmanship.
A SOLID-BODY ELECTRIC GUITAR, FLYING V, ASCRIBED AS THE EX-ALBERT KING, KALAMAZOO, MI., 1958
Price Realized: $74,500
Apparently the money went to charity.