We are selling some personal items belonging to and worn by the Melbourne stage & TV star Evie Hayes who died in 1988. Known for her regular appearances with Graham Kennedy and Bert Newton on the TV show In Melbourne Tonight she also appeared in musicals and was a radio star and variety star in New York and London.
Lots belonging to Evie will be marked accordingly in the catalogue description.
Works of art include Trechikoff prints, Bill Coleman cubist drawings, pretty miniature portraits and works by Swinton Diston, Josiah Clinton Jones, E. Baxter, W.R. Lions, Rhonda Thiel, Patricia Lee and John Spink.
Other items include a Marc Pascal floor lamp, antique carved pedestal with pink marble top, pottery coolamon, red Kartell bin, medical scales, Victorian silver plate swivel butter ball, c1880 Staffordshire porcelain pastille burner, Sylvac koala, antique micro mosaic photo frame with a photo of Evie Hayes’ mother, a 9ct rose gold watch/ring and 9ct cocktail watch worn by Evie Hayes, bronze antique style figurines, huge ornate gilt mirror, pair of Victorian ruby glass & silver plate salt pots, ornate Victorian oak biscuit barrel, an unusual collection of stickpins worn by Evie Hayes, gold rings, opal, amethyst, diamond, jadeite, Victorian gold brooch, travelling trunk, light globe of the world, violin, decanters, c1880’s French gilt and enamel wrist bracelet snuff box owned by Evie, Depression glass, green figural flower aid, Poole Delphis plate, 1947 New York City medal, oil lamps, silver jewellery, watches, dolls, silver napkin rings, silver gold plate model of the Coronation chair, art glass, Holmegaard, Japanese timber water bottle, Underwood typewriter, 1920’s oval picture frame, boot pull and boot scraper, microscopes, wooden discus, 1937 Australian one Crown coin set, Ram coins, rolls, chess set, cigarette lighters, Doulton scottie dog, vintage clothing, hot pants, mini skirts, flares, lingerie, bustiers, hats, ties, stockings, bags, fine china, fish bowls, kids costumes, tools, vice, carpenters clamp, diecast toys, Corgi, Wizz Wheels, Vitesse, Biante, hickory golf clubs and a heap of LP, 45 rmp records, Coloured Ball,s Beatles, Elvis, FYC, Beach Boys, Supremes, Mingus, Dylan, ELO, Aztecs, Lennon and more.
Ephemera includes stamp albums, first day covers, uncut sheets, early receipts, product leaflets, banknotes, rock’n’roll, motoring magazines, Australian postcards, photos, 1928 horse cart with cauliflowers, brides, Glen Waverly Cricket Club, Soldiers, swap cards, 1956 Olympic Games, Peg Maltby, risqué, c1900 Capstan photo stereo view cigarette cards and plenty of books to read.
Check out the catalogue here – http://www.thecollector.com.au/auction-catalogue-2/
Viewing 10 – 6pm Wednesday and 12 – 6pm Thursday
Auction starts 6pm Thursday.
Absentee bids to be in by 5.30 pm.