Latest Ewbank’s Vintage Posters Timed Auction offers Star Wars memorabilia and more

There’s still time to bid in a Vintage Posters Timed Auction from Woking-based auction house Ewbank’s, which includes a number of James Bond and Star Wars posters, Hammer Films Front of House cards, original film-inspired artworks by a variety of modern artists, and more.

The Princess Bride (1987) British Quad film poster, directed by Rob Reiner, rolled, 30 x 40 inches
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) British Quad film posters, directed by Tim Burton, rolled, 30 x 40 inches
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) US One Sheet film poster, starring Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones, artwork by Richard Amsel, rolled, 27 x 41 inches
Superman (1978) UK One sheet film poster, starring Christopher Reeve, artwork by Bob Peak, rolled, 27 x 40 inches
Invasion of the Astro-Monster (1965 ) Italian One Panel film poster, also released with the title Godzilla vs. Monster Zero, folded, 39 x 55 inches
The Way of the Dragon (1973) British Quad film poster, starring Bruce Lee, Golden Harvest Production, folded, 30 x 40 inches
James Bond Octopussy (1983) UK teaser poster, rolled, 13 x 19.5 inches
Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back (1980) Original Scandecor poster featuring Roger Kastel “Gone With The Wind” artwork, 20th Century Fox, folded, 27 x 39 inches
Barbarella (1968) Set of 8 Front of House cards, 10 x 8 inches
Hammer Horror front of house cards – The Reptile (8), Quatermass and the Pit (8), When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth (8), The Plague of the Zombies (8), One Million Years B.C. (8) and The Plague of the Zombies (7), all 10 x 8 inches

• The Ewbank’s Vintage Posters Timed Auction ends on Friday 6th January 2023, from 12 noon. Viewing: Wednesday 4th January: 9.00am – 5.00pm and Thursday 5th January: 9.00am – 5.00pm Ewbank’s, Burnt Common Auction Rooms, London Road, Woking, Surrey GU23 7LN | View the full catalogue online here

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