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From: "Gary" <[log in to unmask]>
> Without knowing exactly what this material comprises of, it is difficult to
> give a full opinion on what "too valuable" means. However, there are a few
> things to consider here.
> There are many instances were original artwork for album cover art can fetch
> very high prices. I'm sure that you can instantly think of a few. For me,
> Peter Blake's "Sgt Pepper" by The Beatles and George Hardie's "Dark Side Of
> The Moon" by Pink Floyd cover art springs to mind out of many others that
> one could mention. Even original, printed 78 sleeves (never mind the
> original artwork) produced for the likes of Paramount, Gennett, Black Patti
> and others bring a reasonable amount.
No Black Patti sleeves...but a fair number of original Paramount and Gennett
sleeves (which AREN'T all that "rare!").
Steven C. Barr