Unrivalled in terms of its quality, presentation and historical significance, the Andrews Collection represents years of acquisition by lifelong enthusiast and successful entrepreneur, Paul Andrews, and his son Chris, an accomplished artist and businessman in his own right.
Preview days are April 30-May 1 before the auction on May 2. Registration is required. Included among a long list of highlights slated for the sale are:
-- the famed “Ethel Mars” 1935 Duesenberg Model SJ Town Car, penned with actress Mae West in mind
-- a desirable covered-headlight 1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica SWB Cabriolet, the last of only seven examples
-- an authentic 1963 Shelby 289 Competition Cobra
In addition to the 75 motor cars, the collection features an eclectic assortment of memorabilia, comprising some of the most attractive and desirable neon and porcelain signs (including a magnificent 32 foot Cadillac neon sign that once adorned a Texas dealership), and a wonderful variety of handmade model cars. Also on offer are a selection of general automobilia and valuable mechanical musical instruments.