Superman: Christopher Reeve's directors chair,  1978,
Lot 130
Superman: Christopher Reeve's directors chair, 1978,
Sold for £2,500 (US$ 4,202) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Horror & Science Fiction
Superman: Christopher Reeve's directors chair,
1978,
a folding director's chairs of wood and blue canvas, the backrest printed in white Christopher Reeve, with attached wooden script holder; accompanied by a souvenir premiere programme The Empire Leicester Square, London, Wednesday December 13, 1978 and a publicity poster for the film, framed, 17 x 21 inches (43x5cm.)

Footnotes

  • The directors chair was given to David Speed, the Zoptic Operator on Superman and Superman II, by Christopher Reeve. The pair became friends during the filming of the first Superman production. Speed worked on a number of Special Effects projects for feature films and commercials which did not rely upon computer graphics, this included his credit for working on the front projection flying unit for the Superman films.
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