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Bob Dylan Memorabilia

The career of Bob Dylan would be hard to sum up in a single quote, however, asking the master singer-songwriter himself might generate a good answer. His words have been used widely in modern culture, and his intellectual, political, sometimes disordered music has earned him a defined mark in rock and roll history.

Born and raised in northern Minnesota, Dylan attended the University of Minnesota after high school, dropping out his freshman year to pursue a music career in New York City. By 1962, he released a self-titled debut album with Columbia Records, continuing on to produce over 60 albums in a five-decade period.

Overall, Dylan touched the roots many musical styles, while pioneering a standout lyrical style. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1988 and has been awarded widely for his work, winning 10 Grammys, the Polar Prize, a Golden Globe Award, an Academy Award, and the Unites States’ Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Bob Dylan memorabilia offers a collector many options, considering the length of the singer-songwriter’s career and the potential for additional music production. Books, posters, vinyl, and concert t-shirts are easily found, while signed pieces, artist-worn clothing, and personal property will be more rare.


Quick Facts

  • In 2014, Simon & Schuster released a book on Bob Dylan entitled, “The Lyrics: Since 1962.” Fifty signed, limited-edition books were made available for $5,000 each, and they sold out quickly
  • The “Freewheelin’ Bob Dylan” album had a first printing destroyed by Columbia Records. It contained the song, “Talkin’ John Birch Society Blues,” speculated by some to be a target for litigation by political extremists. Not all copies were destroyed, leaving the remaining few copies highly valuable
  • Bob Dylan’s birth name was Robert Allen Zimmerman, but he changed his last name in 1962

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Peter Mars: Bob Dylan
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Bob Dylan | Type 1 Photograph (1966)
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Bob Dylan Signed Photograph Certified
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Est: £500- £700
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Bob Dylan New Morning Signed Vinyl LP Certified
Oct 31, 10:00 PM GMT
Bob Dylan New Morning Signed Vinyl LP Certified
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Est: £600- £800
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Bob Dylan Signed Electric Guitar Certified
Oct 31, 10:00 PM GMT
Bob Dylan Signed Electric Guitar Certified
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Est: £900- £1,100
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Bob Dylan Signed Photograph Certified
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Bob Dylan Signed Photograph Certified
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Bob Dylan Signed Nashville Skyline Vinyl LP Certified
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Bob Dylan Signed Nashville Skyline Vinyl LP Certified
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Est: £585- £800
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Bob Dylan Signed Street Legal Vinyl LP Certified
Oct 31, 10:00 PM GMT
Bob Dylan Signed Street Legal Vinyl LP Certified
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Est: £800- £1,200
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Bob Dylan Signed Framing Mount Certified
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Bob Dylan: Columbia Records Countertop Standee
Oct 28, 11:00 AM PDT
Bob Dylan: Columbia Records Countertop Standee
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Est: $800- $1,200
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Bob Dylan: Highway 61 Revisited Album, 1965
Oct 28, 11:00 AM PDT
Bob Dylan: Highway 61 Revisited Album, 1965
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Est: $500- $700
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Bob Dylan: Blonde on Blonde Album, sealed stereo version, 1966
Oct 28, 11:00 AM PDT
Bob Dylan: Blonde on Blonde Album, sealed stereo version, 1966
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Est: $700- $900
$7000 Bids

Sellers Who Sell Bob Dylan Memorabilia


Rock n Scroll Guitars

Rock n Scroll Guitars

Bonhams

Bonhams

500 Gallery

500 Gallery

Second Story Books

Second Story Books