Gayle Anderson was live in Beverly Hills with a preview of the Saturday, December 17th, 2011 Julien's Auctions, the world's premier entertainment and celebrity memorabilia auction house, sale of fine art and furnishings from 100 North Carolwood Drive, the home of the late "King of Pop", Michael Jackson. The auction, which takes place at Julien's Auctions Gallery in Beverly Hills features fine art, antiques, quality modern furniture and other collectibles from the residence in Holmby Hills. This is a one-of-a-kind opportunity for collectors to purchase property from the Holmby Hills Estate in a public auction.


Among some of the many highlights coming to the auction block are a Maurice Utrillo watercolor (Est: $20,000/$30,000), various seascapes by Ludolf Bakhuysen (Est: $15,000/$20,000), Abraham Hulk (Est:$6,000/$8,000) and Carol Johan Neumann (Est: $3,000/$5,000). Other fine art items include a collection of fine 19th century Orientalist works including a watercolor by Paul Pascal (Est: $2,000/$3,000) and paintings by Robert Gibb RSA (Est: $3,000/$4,000), Adolf Schreyer (Est: $10,000/$15,000) and Henri Emilien Rousseau (Est: $15,000/$20,000).


Fine antique furniture being offered includes an elaborately carved and gilded Louis XV headboard (Est: $3,000/$4,000), a Louis XVI style pier mirror (Est: $2,000/$3,000), a Louis XVI style armoire with ormolu mounts (Est: $2,500/$3,500) and matching headboard (Est: $2,000/$3,000), and a fancy burlwood Victorian Revival Style armoire (Est: $6,000/$8,000) with other matching pieces including a headboard, nightstands and a dresser. Highly collectible modern furniture, including various George Smith upholstered sofas, chairs, chaise lounges (Est: $1,000/$3,000), desks, tables and table lamps by Maitland Smith and Mitchell Litt are also among the collection. Other highlights will include Oriental rugs, Asian ceramic jardinières, French 18th and 19th century style furnishings, and various framed prints.


The Exhibition of "100 North Carolwood Drive" is FREE to the public and is open from 10 am – 5 pm on Monday – Saturday from Monday, December 12th – Saturday, December 17th, 2011. The live auction will be held at Julien's Auctions, 9665 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 150 Beverly Hills, California 90210 on Saturday, December 17th, 2011. Session I begins at 10:00 a.m. PST and Session II begins at 2:00 p.m. PST.

The Exhibition of "100 North Carolwood Drive" presented by Julien's Auctions, Beverly Hills is designed by Rush Jenkins and Klaus Baer, of WRJ Design Associates, who have designed exhibits for The Collection of Michael Jackson, The Estate of Johnny Cash, The Collection of Cher, The Collection of Barbra Streisand and more recently The Estate of Tony Curtis.


With expertise specializing in high profile fine art collections and entertainment memorabilia, Julien's Auctions has quickly established itself as the premier auction house in high profile celebrity and entertainment auctions. Julien's Auctions presents exciting, professionally managed and extremely successful auctions with full color high quality auction catalogues unlike any other auction company. Previous auctions include the collections of Cher, U2, Barbara Streisand, the estate of Marilyn Monroe and many more. For more information about Julien's Auctions, please visit www.juliensauctions.com


For more information contact:
Michael Jackson "100 North Carolwood Drive" Exhibition & Public Auction
FREE Public Exhibition through Saturday, December 17th
Live Auction begins at 10 a.m., Saturday, December 17th
Julien's Auctions
9665 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 150
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
(310) 836-1818
www.juliensauctions.com


If you have questions, or complaints, please feel free to contact Gayle at 1-323-460-5732 or e-mail Gayle at Gayle.Anderson@KTLA.com