15 juillet 2015

Steve McQueen's last special-order Porsche to be offered at Mecum Monterey

Steve McQueen's 1976 Porsche 930 Turbo Carrera. Photo by David Newhardt, Courtesy of Mecum Auctions. WALWORTH, WIS.- The very last car special-ordered by The King of Cool—the late mega movie star Steve McQueen—will be offered for sale at the Mecum Daytime Auction in Monterey this Aug. 13-15 at the Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa – Del Monte Golf Course. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of the 1976 Porsche 930 Turbo Carrera will be donated to McQueen’s alma mater, the reform school Boys... [Lire la suite]
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17 janvier 2013

William Claxton (né en 1927), Steve McQueen et Nathalie Wood dans "Une certaine rencontre", 1963

William Claxton (né en 1927), Steve McQueen et Nathalie Wood dans "Une certaine rencontre", 1963. Photo Piasa Tirage argentique de presse, d'époque. Cachets du photographe au dos. 34,7 x 24,3 cm. Estimation : 400 / 500 € Piasa. Vendredi 1 février 2013. Drouot Richelieu - 9, rue Drouot - 75009 Paris
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01 novembre 2012

William Claxton, Steve McQueen in his Jaguar XK55, Hollywood, 1962

William Claxton, Steve McQueen in his Jaguar XK55, Hollywood, 1962. Photo Philips de Pury Gelatin silver print, printed 2004. 37 x 27 cm (14 5/8 x 10 5/8 in) Signed, titled, dated, numbered 6/15 in pencil and copyright credit reproduction limitation stamp on the verso. ESTIMATE £4,500 - 5,500  PROVENANCE Young Gallery, Brussels Philips de Pury & Company.  Photographs. 8 november 2012. London http://www.phillipsdepury.com
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21 août 2011

'King of Cool' Steve McQueen's 911s Sells for an Amazing $1,375,000 @ RM Monterey

1970 Porsche 911S Steve McQueen Le Mans Movie Car. Photo: Darin Schnabel ©2011 Courtesy of RM Auctions MONTEREY, CA.- The iconic 1970 Porsche 911s formerly owned by the ‘King of Cool’ Steve McQueen and featured in his epic Hollywood film Le Mans sold for an impressive $1,375,000 before a packed house at RM’s Monterey, CA sale last night, setting a new world record for a 911 sold at auction. Built to the highest 1970 specification and with a full complement of factory options, the Slate Grey 911s stars in the film’s legendary... [Lire la suite]
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16 juin 2011

The 1970 Porsche 911S "Le Mans" - Steve McQueen @ RM's Monterey Sale

1970 Porsche 911S "Le Mans" - Steve McQueen. Photos RM Auctions © 2011 RM Auctions Chassis No.9110301502 200 DIN horsepower @ 6500 rpm, 7,300 rpm redline, 2,195 cc / 133.9 cubic inch horizontally opposed six-cylinder engine, five-speed manual transmission, independent front and rear suspension. Wheelbase: 102.4"- Delivered new to Steve McQueen on the set of the iconic motorsport movie Le Mans - Highest available specification offered by Porsche for street models- Invoiced and assigned by the Property Master for use during... [Lire la suite]
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