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Auction Description for Apple Tree: Legends of Wax Museum Auction
Auction Description:
Legends of Wax Museum Auction
Viewing Notes:
This historic auction includes 65 original works by Katherine Stubergh "The Legend of Wax" Katherine had unlimited access to celebrities and created one of a kind "One Off" documented in person castings from the actual faces of Albert Einstein, Jean Harlow, Charlie Chaplin, Walt Disney and Howard Hughes! Many other great historic figures and celebrities! This is an epic auction!! Don't Miss this opportunity!
Sale Notes:
****IMPORTANT VIEWING NOTE**** Wax figures WILL NOT not be present on the day of auction! PREVIEW is Tuesday & Wednesday May, 15th & 16th at The Mammouth Cave Wax Museum in Cave City, KY. or CALL 740.344.4282 TO SET UP A PRIVATE VIEWING through Friday May 18th.!

Legends of Wax Museum Auction

(89 Lots)

by Apple Tree Auction Center

Platinum House

89 lots with images

May 19, 2012

Live Auction

1625 West Church Street

Newark, OH, 43055 USA

Phone: 740 344 4282

Fax: 740 344 3673

Email: info@appletreeauction.com

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ABRAHAM LINCOLN WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: ABRAHAM LINCOLN WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full standing figure dressed in formal attire, 6'3 tall

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19TH CENTURY PARIS BEAVER TOP HAT

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Description: 19TH CENTURY PARIS BEAVER TOP HAT

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MARY TODD LINCOLN WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: MARY TODD LINCOLN WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full seated figure in full length black velvet dress

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AFRICAN AMERICAN BUTLER WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: AFRICAN AMERICAN BUTLER WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full standing figure in black vest with sterling silver tray, 5' tall

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ULYSSES S. GRANT WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: ULYSSES S. GRANT WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Seated figure in dress uniform and china tea cup

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19TH CENTURY OIL ON CANVAS PORTRAIT OF MARY TODD LINCOLN UNSIGNED

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Description: 19TH CENTURY OIL ON CANVAS PORTRAIT OF MARY TODD LINCOLN UNSIGNED 29" x 36" with period carved gilt frame, some restoration

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DANIEL BOONE WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: DANIEL BOONE WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full seated figure dressed in buckskin outfit holding knife

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DAVY CROCKETT WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: DAVY CROCKETT WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full seated figure with flannel shirt

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1842 DOME TOP WOODEN TRUNK

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Description: 1842 DOME TOP WOODEN TRUNK With original green paint and hand wrought hardware dated 1842 inside, 43"l x 21"w x 24"h

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B. COLVIN 1866 EARLY WALKING WHEEL

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Description: B. COLVIN 1866 EARLY WALKING WHEEL incomplete signed and dated 1866

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EARLY WALLPAPER COVERED HATBOX

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Description: EARLY WALLPAPER COVERED HATBOX with top hat

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WALT DISNEY WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: WALT DISNEY WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH full standing figure, 5' 9" tall, live blast ***This figure is documented as a being scuplted by the artist making a wax impression (casting mold) from the face of the actual person who was present in the Studio for a live sculpting. After having the mold pulled from his face, Mr. Disney sat live with the artist as she sculpted the facial details. THIS IS THE ONLY ONE KNOWN IN THE WORLD!

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PRESIDENT DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER WAX FIGURE

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Description: PRESIDENT DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER WAX FIGURE Full standing figure 6' tall

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SCIENTIST CHARLES STEINMETZ WAX FIGURE

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Description: CHARLES STEINMETZ WAX FIGURE Full figure seated.

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GENERAL GEORGE S. PATTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: GENERAL GEORGE S. PATTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full seated figure in uniform

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GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full standing figure 5' 11" tall

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HOWARD HUGHES

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Description: HOWARD HUGHES WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full seated figure ***This RARE figure is documented as a being scuplted by the artist making a wax impression (casting mold) from the face of the actual person who was present in the Stubergh studio for a live casting After having the mold pulled from his face, Mr. Hughes sat live with the artist as she sculpted the facial details. THIS IS THE ONLY ONE KNOWN IN THE WORLD!

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ASTRONAUT NEIL ARMSTRONG WAX FIGURE

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Description: ASTRONAUT NEIL ARMSTRONG WAX FIGURE full standing figure 5' 10" tall

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SAMMY DAVIS JR. WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: SAMMY DAVIS JR. WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full standing figure 5' 5" tall

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DOLLY PARTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: DOLLY PARTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full standing figure 5' 6" tall

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ELVIS PRESLEY WAX FIGURE ELVIS PRESLEY

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Description: ELVIS PRESLEY WAX FIGURE ELVIS PRESLEY Full standing figure in sequined jump suite

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JESUS AND THE WOMAN AT THE WELL WAX FIGURES

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Description: JESUS AND THE WOMAN AT THE WELL WAX FIGURES with props and scenery

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ALBERT EINSTEIN

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Description: ALBERT EINSTEIN WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full seated figures ***This figure is documented as a being scuplted by the artist making a wax impression (casting mold) from the face of the actual person who was present in the Stubergh studio for a live sitting After having the mold pulled from his face, Mr. Einstein sat live with the artist as she sculpted the fine facial details. THIS IS THE ONLY ONE KNOWN IN THE WORLD!

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PRESIDENT FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT WAX FIGURE

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Description: PRESIDENT FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT WAX FIGURE Full seated figure in dinner jacket

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FIRST LADY ELEANOR ROOSEVELT WAX FIGURE

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Description: ELEANOR ROOSEVELT WAX FIGURE Full seated figure wearing a black dress and white hat

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GENERAL DOUGLAS McARTHUR WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: GENERAL DOUGLAS McARTHUR WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full sitting figure in uniform

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GENERAL CHIANG KAI SHEK WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: GENERAL CHIANG KAI SHEK WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full sitting figure in uniform

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WINSTON CHURCHILL WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: WINSTON CHURCHILL WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full seated figure in formal attire

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CHAUFFEUR WAX FIGURE

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Description: CHAUFFEUR WAX FIGURE Full standing figure in uniform 5' 10" tall **Note - This figure was modeled after Tom Keller (Katherine Stubergh's husband)!

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1930 ROLLS ROYCE  20/25 LIMOUSINE

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Description: 1930 ROLLS ROYCE 20/25 LIMOUSINE with jump seat divided window, missing engine

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THE MARX BROTHERS- GROUCHO, HARPO AND CHICO WAX FIGURES BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: GROUCHO, HARPO AND CHICO MARX WAX FIGURES BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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JEAN HARLOW

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Description: JEAN HARLOW WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full seated figure in blue gown ***This RARE figure is documented as a being scuplted by the artist making a wax impression (casting mold) from the face of the actual person who was present in the Stubergh studio. After having the mold pulled from her face, Ms. Harlow sat live with the artist as she sculpted the facial details. THIS IS THE ONLY ONE KNOWN IN THE WORLD!

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RUDOLPH VALENTINO WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: RUDOLPH VALENTINO WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH full standing figure in red and white rope and tall black leather boots 5' 8" tall

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CHARLIE CHAPLIN

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Description: CHARLIE CHAPLIN WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full standing figure in black tux 5' 5" tall ***This RARE figure is documented as a being scuplted by the artist making a wax impression (casting mold) from the face of the actual person who was present in the Stubergh Studio After having the mold pulled from his face, Mr. Chaplin sat live with the artist as she sculpted his fine facial details. THIS IS THE ONLY ONE KNOWN IN THE WORLD!

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CHARLIE CHAPLIN CANE AND BOWLER HAT FROM MOVIE

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Description: CHARLIE CHAPLIN CANE AND BOWLER HAT FROM MOVIE "LITTLE TRAMP" 1936 WITH PROVENANCE cane is marked CCLT36 ***Charlie Chaplin gifted his bowler hat and cane to Stubergh at the time that he sat for his figure casting. These rarities will be sold separate from the figure.

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PAIR CONCRETE EAGLE POST ADORNMENTS 23

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Description: PAIR CONCRETE EAGLE POST ADORNMENTS 23" TALL

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JAMES GANG ROBBING BANK WAX FIGURES BY KATHERINE STUBERGH AND OTHER ARTISTS

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Description: JAMES GANG ROBBING BANK WAX FIGURES BY KATHERINE STUBERGH AND OTHER ARTISTS with scene complete Including Belle Star by Katherine Stubergh, Jesse James and Frank James and bank Teller. Frank James figure has damage to face, covered by a blue bandana

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MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full seated figure dressed in suit

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POPE PIUS BENEDICT XII WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: POPE PIUS BENEDICT XII WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full seated figure wearing a traditional white fanon with gold cross and tier eye ring

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REVEREND BILLY GRAHAM WAX FIGURE

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Description: REVEREND BILLY GRAHAM WAX FIGURE Fully seated figure wearing suite

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MARIAN ANDERSON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: MARIAN ANDERSON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full standing figure wearing red blouse and floral skirt 5' tall

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ROBERT KENNEDY WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: ROBERT KENNEDY WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full standing figure wearing blue suit coat 5' 10" tall

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PRESIDENT THEODORE ROOSEVELT WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: PRESIDENT THEODORE ROOSEVELT WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full figure standing in dress coat with cane and cigar 5' 9" tall - cracked thumb and finger on hand holding cane

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THOMAS A. EDISON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: THOMAS A. EDISON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Seated full figure wearing suite

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HENRY FORD WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: HENRY FORD WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full figure leaning on bar, wearing grey suit, note - one broken pinkie finger on left hand

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FULL  SUITE OF EARLY ARMOR WITH SWORD POSSIBLY BRITISH MADE VICTORIAN PERIOD

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Description: FULL SUITE OF ARMOR WITH SWORD POSSIBLY BRITISH MADE VICTORIAN PERIOD

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ANDREW JACKSON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: ANDREW JACKSON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full seated figure in uniform missing pinkie finger on left hand

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HENRY CLAY WAX FIGURE

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Description: HENRY CLAY WAX FIGURE Full seated figure in brown suit

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BOOKER T. WASHINGTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: BOOKER T. WASHINGTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full seated figure in brown suit

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ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

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Description: ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH Full seated figure wearing black suit

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