On October 20, Bonhams will be auctioning off a collection of original illustrations by Bruce Smith from the 1960s and 1970s. Each one will be signed by Smith on heavy cartridge paper. The collection is comprised of cutaway illustrations of a 1963 Royal Enfield Interceptor 750cc, Chris Vincent’s 1964 BSA 650cc A65 Race Outfit, and a […]
Steve McQueen’s 1946 Indian Chief On The Auction Block
Saturday, August third is your chance to own a legend – that is if you have a spare $75,000-$125,000 laying around. That’s the price range Steve McQueen’s 1946 Indian Chief is expected to fetch during Auctions America‘s first ever SoCal event, in Burbank, CA.
Documented by the McQueen Certificate of Authenticity that the bike was acquired after the actor’s death at the estate auction held in Las Vegas in 1984, the Chief was fully restored in the early 1990s. In addition to the McQueen Indian, other motorcycles will be up for bid including a 1911 Indian Model C, 2003 Indian Scout, 2006 Desperado Chopper and 2004 ASVE Custom. Beside the two-wheelers the three-day auction will include a wide variety of collectible automobiles.
Day passes are priced at $20, three-day passes are $50, bidder registration is $100 for three days and includes admission for two, while children under 12 are free.
To check out the online catalog click here: auctionsamerica.com/