Early reports have been coming in from the Debbie Reynolds Auction in Los Angeles. One of Garland’s “Dorothy” test dresses as well as the fabled “Arabian” test pair of Ruby Slippers sold for $1,119,300 and $627,300 respectively.
More of Garland’s costumes (from Meet Me In St. Louis and Annie Get Your Gun) are also being auctioned. Go to this link http://www.icollector.com/Debbie-Reynolds-The-Auction_as20092
to follow all of the amazing items from Debbie’s collection being auctioned. And this is just “Part One.” A second auction of more treasures is planned for December.
Left to Right:
Garland’s Test Dorothy Dress ($627,300); Two Meet Me In St. Louis costumes ($19,680 & $12,300); Annie Get Your Gun costume ($8,610); unused The Harvey Girls costume ($3,075)