43+ Eric Clapton Guitar Auction Background. Eric clapton guitar pick from christie's crossroads auction june 24 2004 nyc. Eric clapton is seen in this undated photo playing slide guitar on his 1954 fender stratocaster, nicknamed slowhand after the legendary blues guitarist.
Hendrix, page, clapton guitars of rock gods. The folks over at gotta have rock and roll are auctioning off a slew of famous guitars played and/or owned by the likes of jimi hendrix, led zeppelin founder jimmy page, duane allman, eric clapton and keith richards, among. All items in the eric clapton 2011 crossroads guitar auction can now be viewed online on bonhams website.
On june 24th, 1999, eric clapton's guitar auction had held at manhattan, new york.
Auctioneer luke hobbs, of gardiner. Clapton guitar auction raises $2.15 million. Eric clapton, founding guitarist of cream, is auctioning two guitars from his personal collection in support of the crossroads centre, a rehabilitation centre the firebird is a precise replica (down to the case and the strap) of the guitar clapton used on cream's farewell tour in 1968, while the blind faith. That 1954 fender stratocaster dubbed slowhand is now available again, with bidding kicking off at a million bucks.