Lot 27 of 202:
Lenny Bruce buys a drum set  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
Receipt for purchase of a drum set by Lenny Bruce shortly after his divorce
Author:
Place:
Los Angeles
Publisher:
Date:
c.1960
Description:

Pink NCR purchase receipt, signed by Bruce in blue ink at the bottom. 28x21.5 cm (11x8½").

Purchase contract for a Gretsch drum set, for $338.52 (on which Bruce paid $34.52 down) - Bruce lists his marital status as single (he was divorced in 1959), perhaps the purchase was in celebration of being single.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some wear, a few nicks, tape at right edge, punchholes at top; good.
 
Item number:
304378
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