Kinky art collection goes on the auction block as collectibles store closes doors.
We don’t miss a chance to run (for, ahem, timely reasons of course!) any shots of fabled pin-up girl Bettie Page. Alas, it comes with a bummer.
Movie Star News, a super-nostalgia trip New York shop holding treasures of her pin-up artistry (bondage included), closed its doors, thus auctioning off nearly 3 million Hollywood posters, vintage photographs, and original negatives—a good deal of them of the ‘50s gal whose hairstyle became a signature cut (and wig).
You missed your chance. Some Vegas joint bought them all. Among the collection, there were apparently 1,500 original bondage images of Page. We can dream…