Mani's background includes twenty years of experience in both live
and online auctions, as well as an extensive background in appraising and
vetting Furniture and Decorative Arts, Fine Art, Collectibles, Musical
Instruments and Entertainment Memorabilia.
to joining Heritage, Carolyn was Director and Auctioneer at
Bonhams (Butterfields). She oversaw
the estate department for more than ten years, established a proven track
record in working with large consignments and institutions and was an accredited
member of the International Society of Appraisers (ISA).
she has brought to auction the celebrity estates of Shirley Temple Black and
Zsa Zsa Gabor with outstanding results.
auctioneer she has raised millions of dollars and provided auction
services to numerous charities including John Wayne Cancer Society, Stars for a
Cause, The LOOC foundation, Wheels for Humanity, The Beverly Hills Bar
Association Barristers, The Chrysalis Foundation, Project Angel Food, Cancer
Treatment Centers of America, The Chuck Jones Center for Creativity, Ed Asner
Family Foundation and many others.
With something as subjective as a guitar, opinions can vary widely, as can the appeal one guitar can have to different people. For many, it's more about the relationship between musician and instrument than anything else, while for others, it can be the visual aesthetic that resonates...