Bob Hope

  • Bob Hope Walked Here

    Published 08/09/13 in Houses
    Bob Hope Walked Here

    This is an authentic Koulah Turkish carpet, circa 1900, featuring a cream background with stylized vinery in coral, orange and sand within a major floral border flanked by minor guard borders. You'll…   See the Image

  • Shedding Light on the Hopes

    Two of these Karl Springer 30-inch table lamps are for sale, each with an oval Lucite base and signed by the designer. The pair will probably go for around $2,000 - $3,000.   See the Image

  • Bob Hope Worked Here

    Published 08/09/13 in Houses
    Bob Hope Worked Here

    This George III-style partner's desk with figured walnut veneer and inlay and a tooled-leather top surface is from Bob Hope's Moorpark home office. It's believed that it will sell from $4,000 -…   See the Image

  • Signed Leroy Neiman Print

    Published 08/09/13 in Houses
    Signed Leroy Neiman Print

    Since Bob Hope was such a golf enthusiast, of course he would have a signed Leroy Neiman print depicting his favorite sport. This one is called 16th at Cypress and is a 1982 limited-edition color…   See the Image

  • Bob Hope Played Here

    Published 08/09/13 in Houses
    Bob Hope Played Here

    Bob Hope could have either played this piano, or flicked a switch so it could play itself. It's an ebonized Yamaha C2 Grand Piano fitted with a Yamaha Disklavier Control Unit and comes with a padded…   See the Image

  • Bob Hope's Antique Bureau Cabinet

    Since this George I Japanned Parcel-Gilt Bureau Cabinet is an antique, it's estimated to go for $50,000-$70,000. The upper case has a fitted interior, mirrored exterior doors and a double domed crest…   See the Image

  • Bob Hope's Designer Desk

    Published 08/09/13 in Houses
    Bob Hope's Designer Desk

    This Karl Springer-style executive desk was the centerpiece of Mr. Hope's Palm Springs office. It consists of three parts made of lacquered vellum with python accent, and has rolling side drawers and…   See the Image

  • Antique Viennese Enamel Ewer and Charger

    This is a late-19th-century Viennese enamel ewer and charger with multiple hand-painted panels of Classical and Mythological figures, inset into highly decorated metal mounts. It's not everyone's cup…   See the Image

  • Bob Hope Slept Here

    Published 08/09/13 in Houses
    Bob Hope Slept Here

    This Italianate Baroque-style "Tester Bed" with a button-tufted upholstered headboard will accommodate a modern, full-sized mattress. It's expected to go for between $1,800 - $2,500.   See the Image

  • Bob and Dolores Hope's Furnishings to Be Auctioned

    All sorts of iconic items from the Toluca Lake and Palm Springs homes of Dolores and Bob Hope will be sold to the highest bidders by Julien's Auctions in September. Lots include Hollywood, political…   See the Image