"There is also an interview podcast with Darren Julien about this auction house and it starts with the Thriller jacket sale which occurred a week before this podcast. Says he researched the jacket for 4…"
"Pod cast interview with Laura Woolley from summer 2011.
She only talks about appraising items, inventory, insurance values and having an archive or record of previous auction sale items and prices from saving old auction catalogs.
"Julien's gets 20% from the consignor and 25% from the purchaser. So 45% for Julien's is enough of a reason to try and not refund money or sit on it for a long time earning interest. Looks like Bush won't get his money for a while."
"Again, here I see similarities in the M, the CH and here with these the CHU (really supposed to be CHAE) in Michael and the K ad N in Jackson. Again, this is me looking at each letter, not just the whole signature. I think the top one is slow and…"
"I am by no means an expert, but when I see these two sigs together, I DO see the similarities in the Love, the M in Michael, the CH in Michael, CK in Jackson and the N in Jackson. The current BUSH ones are rushed and jumbled. The other style, that…"
"Wow, they did not even offer to refund the money. They want this email, which is full of discrepancies, to make you feel all warm and fuzzy that you bought the item from Julien's because they trust Bush regardless of whether or not it does not…"
"OK, so a secretarial is where a secretary or other person authorized to write messages and sign MJ's name on items? So does the person practice writing Michael's name and handwriting to get it as close as possible. I just saw a thread here…"
Did you have both of those companies physically evaluate the signatures, or did they do a visual from photos? I would contact Juliens and give them time to response, but know that you can also follow up with NBC4's Joel Grover,…"
"Now I am looking at the December 2011 auction "Icons & Idols" and see several familiar signatures that are questionable. Experts can you chime in?
Lot 1457 Signed Wiz Jacket
Lot 1528 Signed White Rehearsal Fedora
Lot 1540 Signed…"
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