From Madhubala to Madhuri – Celebrating a Saga of Acting Prowess and Beauty

Mumbai & New Delhi (India), October 28: In a uniquely curated film memorabilia auction, DeRivaz&Ives is coming up with a tribute to the ‘Feminine Icons’ of Indian cinema that will give an opportunity to cinephiles in acquiring vintage memorabilia of their favourite actresses. The auction celebrates iconic actresses down the years – from Madhubala to [...]

Oct 29, 2023 - 01:45
From Madhubala to Madhuri – Celebrating a Saga of Acting Prowess and Beauty
From Madhubala to Madhuri – Celebrating a Saga of Acting Prowess and Beauty

Mumbai & New Delhi (India): DeRivaz&Ives is presenting a unique film memorabilia auction, honoring the 'Feminine Icons' of Indian cinema. This one-of-a-kind event allows cinephiles to acquire vintage memorabilia featuring legendary actresses from Madhubala to Madhuri Dixit.

Scheduled from November 23rd to 25th, the auction features iconic film posters, lobby cards, photographs, and original artworks. These treasures provide a glimpse into the cinematic legacies of the leading ladies who have graced the silver screen over the years.

Key Highlights of the Auction:

  1. The Light of Asia Original Publicity Still: This rare silver gelatin still from the classic 1925 Indian silent film, "The Light of Asia," is a historical gem. It was screened at Windsor Castle, attended by George V and his family.

  2. A Signed Portrait of Devika Rani: A black and white portrait photograph of the iconic actress Devika Rani, featuring a handwritten message and her autograph.

  3. A Set of 10 Lobby Cards of Mughal-e-Azam: These offset photographic lobby cards from the timeless classic film starring Madhubala and Dilip Kumar offer a glimpse into cinematic history.

  4. Tarana Poster: A beautiful half-sheet poster from the film "Tarana" (1951), known for the chemistry between Madhubala and Dilip Kumar.

  5. Original Showcard Artwork of Dus Numbri: A captivating original artwork by designer Diwakar Karkare for the show-card of "Dus Numbri" (1976), a treat for Hema Malini fans.

  6. Other Iconic Posters: The auction also includes diverse and rare posters from films featuring actresses like Jayashree, Suraiya, Nargis, Sharmila Tagore, Mala Sinha, Rekha, and Sridevi.

  7. Designs by Renowned Poster Artists: The selection features original artworks, posters, showcards, and booklets by some of the best-known designers and design companies.

  8. Hema Malini's Debut Film Showcards: A set of six first-release showcards marking Hema Malini's debut in "Sapnon ka Saudagar" (1968).

  9. Hand-Colored Lobby Cards of Howrah Bridge: A delightful set of hand-colored lobby cards featuring Madhubala, Ashok Kumar, and Helen from the film "Howrah Bridge" (1958).

The auction follows the success of previous auctions and plays a pivotal role in preserving India's cinematic heritage, spanning over a century. These collectibles celebrate our cinematic legacy and are integral to our sense of style, beauty, and culture.

To stay updated and participate in this historic event, please visit DeRivaz&Ives or follow them on social media channels.

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