Rare posters seized by Nazis net $2.5M

Jan 24, 2013 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: WNDY-TV Indianapolis

A poster collection seized from a Jewish collector by the Nazis and only returned to his descendants in recent years has brought in approximately $2.5 million at a New York auction.

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“WE WON TOPIX! YAY!”

Since: Jun 09

Hoffman Estates, IL

#1 Jan 24, 2013
I think a lot of Offbeat posters have been seized by Nazis but I wouldn't say it's 'rare' and I wouldn't give 2 cents for any of them.

Well, that's my 2 cents.

“Brains are wonderful,”

Level 5

Since: May 10

I wish everyone had one.

#2 Jan 24, 2013
Another "well post" from ferretface ....

“Brains are wonderful,”

Level 5

Since: May 10

I wish everyone had one.

#3 Jan 24, 2013
Glad the true owners were able to get back what was stolen .... many did not.
Marvin Martian

United States

#4 Jan 24, 2013
Ferrerman wrote:
I think a lot of Offbeat posters have been seized by Nazis but I wouldn't say it's 'rare' and I wouldn't give 2 cents for any of them.
Well, that's my 2 cents.
You will come with us, Earthling. You shall be the new leader of our Idiotocracy.

“WE WON TOPIX! YAY!”

Since: Jun 09

Hoffman Estates, IL

#5 Jan 24, 2013
That took less than 5 minutes! LOL!

“Brains are wonderful,”

Level 5

Since: May 10

I wish everyone had one.

#6 Jan 24, 2013
Ignorance from you is instant.
DonkeyEstonkey

Hampton, VA

#7 Jan 24, 2013
Gotta give it to those Nazis; everything they touched turned to gold!

“To contract new debts...”

Level 6

Since: Apr 08

is not the way to pay old ones

#8 Jan 24, 2013
Bar Fly_ok wrote:
Another "well post" from ferretface ....
whom we wish was a rare poster
BLong

United States

#9 Jan 24, 2013
Think I saw a couple of Grateful Dead posters in there..

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