19 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,560
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
Sir Paul McCartney/Spitting Image
An original Spitting Image puppet of Sir Paul McCartney, the half-length puppet with moulded latex foam rubber head and singing facial expression, painted skin tones and foam eyes, wearing a dark brown wig, sculptured foam torso dressed in a charcoal-grey suit jacket and t-shirt, fitted on a stand -- 62½in. (159cm.) high -- made for the 1984-1992 ITV television series Spitting Image
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Ex-lot The Spitting Image Puppets, Sotheby's On-Line, Friday, 7 July, 2000
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