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Topic: Doug Henning poster
Message: Posted by: Mitch Schneiter (Jan 11, 2005 04:25PM)
I was just wondering if anyone could tell me what Doug Henning's World of Magic poster is worth? This is the poster of Doug floating cross-legged above a field of flowers. I just bought one (posted as an original)on E-bay for $91. I did a search of the internet and couldn't find one to compare the price. It doesn't really matter as I really like the poster and have no intention of selling it. It would be nice to know however if I got a good deal on it and what it is actually worth.
Thanks in advance...
Message: Posted by: The Donster (Jan 17, 2005 07:18PM)
Mitch if you bought it to enjoy. and your happy with it the price etc. then I'll say its money well spent.
Message: Posted by: Mitch Schneiter (Jan 18, 2005 08:07PM)
You are absolutely correct. It arrived today and I am very happy with it. I'm taking to be framed tomorrow. I was just suprised I couldn't locate a copy of it anywhere to compare.
Message: Posted by: CARNEGIE (Jan 22, 2005 05:40PM)
Mitch, I've seen them sell on Ebay from anywhere around $125 to as much as $300, I'd say you got a deal.
Message: Posted by: Mitch Schneiter (Jan 23, 2005 05:14PM)
Carnegie - Thanks for the info. Again, I have absolutely no intent on selling this poster but was just interested in what it's "worth" was vice what I payed for it. It is a very colorful and cool poster and quite a contrast to my other and much older magic posters. I'm looking forward to getting it up on the wall once the framing is done.
Message: Posted by: CARNEGIE (Jan 24, 2005 11:00AM)
Mitch,
Forgive me but I misread your original post. When I saw Doug Henning poster I was thinking it was highly collectible Doug Henning Water Torture poster. In regards to the poster of Doug Henning floating with his legs crossed, I have seen this also go for up to $150. It's a beautiful poster for sure and will grow in value over time.
Message: Posted by: Mitch Schneiter (Jan 24, 2005 05:08PM)
Carnegie - No sweat. I'm still happy with it and the price I paid for it. I have seen his Water Torture poster and I like his World of Magic poster a lot more, in fact I could have bid on the Water Torture poster at the same time. I just think the artwork and layout is better on the World of Magic poster.
Message: Posted by: Kevin Connolly (Jan 28, 2005 01:39PM)
Speaking of Henning posters, Does anyone know what the one sheet Magic Show poster goes for? This is the poster, not the common window card.

Thanks,
Kevin
Message: Posted by: Silly Walter the Polar Bear (Jan 28, 2005 10:56PM)
Many years ago, I found some Doug Henning posters in the trash. I ttok one out because it was the only one that didn't have stuff all over it and I eventually got him to sign it. I ended up selling it at a magic swap meet at the VFW in 1977. If I had only held on to it.