‘Star Wars’ Costumes Sketchbooks Seen Fetching Large Sums At Auction

www.oann.com | 12/6/2018 | Staff
vpp1219 (Posted by) Level 3
LONDON (Reuters) – A sketchbook revealing early costume designs for Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker and other “Star Wars” characters is expected to sell for more than 100,000 pounds ($130,000) at auction in London next week.

The colored pencil sketches, drawn by Oscar-winning costume designer John Mollo between 1975 and 1976, closely resemble the final designs used in the original 1977 sci-fi film “Star Wars: A New Hope” by director George Lucas that kicked off lucrative movie and television franchises.

Anything - Auction - Katherine - Schofield - Bonhams

“It is very rare to see anything (like this) come up at auction,” Katherine Schofield from Bonhams auction house told Reuters at a preview on Thursday.

“To have something of this magnitude, of this scale, from the estate of somebody who worked on the film and was...
(Excerpt) Read more at: www.oann.com
Wake Up To Breaking News!
Don't believe everything you think...
Sign In or Register to comment.

Welcome to Long Room!

Where The World Finds Its News!