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The approximately three hundred lots in the sale are roughly divided equally between fine acoustic instruments dating as far back as 1880 right through beautiful, recently-made examples, and sensational electric guitars, many of which are associated with well-known musicians.
Bidders will encounter instruments from Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Tony Mottola (accompanying Frank Sinatra) and Franny Beecher who, following years with Benny Goodman's big band, became the lead guitarist for the legendary Bill Haley and the Comets.
Nature lovers are in for a treat too, with plenty of bird watching opportunities, including boat trips around the islands in search of puffins.
There is an abundance of amazing local produce grown and reared on the island and gathered from the surrounding waters.
A short journey from home, but a million miles from the hectic pace of 21st century life!
The event will be featuring several private collections including approximately 20 instruments coming directly from the great guitarist, George Benson.All are encouraged to visit call Guernsey's (212-794-2280) for a more complete roster for the upcoming event.Over the last four decades, the NYC-based auction house has been known for producing many record-breaking sales.The "In Cold Blood" pair of guitars in the auction must constitute one of the most unusual musical offerings ever: those who vividly recall the legendary Truman Capote book and movie will remember that Perry Smith, the much-analyzed killer, toted his guitar everywhere.A single lot in this auction will contain both the instrument used by Robert Blake playing the role of Smith in the Academy Award-winning film, and the actual guitar used by the real-life killer!