• Christie's Green Auction: A Bi auction at Christies

    Sale 2303

    Christie's Green Auction: A Bid to Save the Earth

    22 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 6

    C.F. MARTIN & CO.

    A GUITAR, STYLE 000 SOUTHWESTERN PETER CREE, NAZARETH, PA., 2007

    Hammer Price 

    C.F. MARTIN & CO.
    A GUITAR, STYLE 000 SOUTHWESTERN PETER CREE, NAZARETH, PA., 2007
    The headstock bearing the logo CF Martin & Co., labeled CF Martin & Co. EST. 1833 THE ANASAZI GUITAR A tribute to the ancient peoples of the American Southwest Peter Cree C.F. MARTIN & CO., INC. Nazareth, Pennsylvania Made in USA, stamped internally C.F. MARTIN & Co NAZARETH, PA. MADE IN U.S.A., the neck block stamped CF Martin & Co. EST. 1833 CUSTOM Peter Cree 1224567, length of back: 19 9/16 in. (49.7 cm) with case
    Suggested Value: $20,000 (2)


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    With original Southwestern artwork executed in hand-applied colored lacquers by painter/sculptor Peter Cree, this one-of-a-kind Martin Custom Shop guitar is constructed with 100 Certified tonewoods from ecologically well-managed forests. C.F. Martin & Co. is proud to donate such an artistically creative and ecologically symbolic instrument in support of charitable environmental initiatives through this special Christie's Auction.

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    DONATION PROVIDED BY CHRIS MARTIN & DICK BOAK


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    Website: www.martinguitar.com