Anita Mui - Last but Not Least Auction
Online Auction of Anita Mui’s personal belongings- Over 3000 items.. The legendary Hong Kong Pop Diva, Anita Mui, is often referred to as “the Daughter of Hong Kong” and the "Madonna of Asia”.
By: Hong Kong Auctions Ltd
Online Auction of Anita Mui’s personal belongings
Organised by HSBC Trustee (Hong Kong) Limited, the administrator of the estate of Ms. Mui Yim Fong (Anita Mui), LAST BUT NOT LEAST: Online Auction of Anita Mui’s Personal Belongings will be held from 6:00 p.m. on 10th December 2015 to 6:00 p.m. on 22nd December 2015 (Hong Kong local time). About 3,000 lots of Anita Mui’s personal belongings will be put up for auction online through the commissioned auctioneer Hong Kong Auctions Limited. The auction is not only the last, but also the largest online auction of her personal belongings.
The legendary Hong Kong Pop Diva, Anita Mui, is often referred to as “the Daughter of Hong Kong” and the "Madonna of Asia”. She kicked off her musical career by winning the First New Talent Singing Awards, organised by Television Broadcasts Limited and Capital Artists Hong Kong in 1982. In between 1985 to 1989, she won the Top 10 Jade Solid Gold Best Female Singer Award for 5 years consecutively. Her ever reinventing and provocative image set her apart as an influential Hong Kong fashion icon. Her artistic endeavours were further elevated by many of her film roles. Her performance in Behind the Yellow Line (1984) won her the first acting award in The Best Supporting Actress at The Fourth Hong Kong Film Awards. Her acting talent was further recognised by receiving various awards, including The Best Leading Actress Award at The 24th Golden Horse Awards and The 8th Hong Kong Film Awards for her mesmerising role in Rouge (1987). Throughout her fêted life, she distinguished herself as an irreplaceable cultural figure with larger-than-
Being the last and the largest online auction of her personal belongings, the starting bid estimates are from HK$100 to HK$10,000. The auction lots range from her wardrobe, handbags, shoes, custom jewellery, stage costumes, CDs, posters, press clippings to soft toys. The featured lots include:
Lot No. 1057: Trophy of The First New Talent Singing Awards organised by Television Broadcasts Limited and Capital Artists Hong Kong in 1982
Lot No. 1060: Trophy of The Best Supporting Actress of The Fourth Hong Kong Film Awards
Lot No. 1058: Trophy of The Gold Song Gold Award of The Top 10 Jade Solid Gold in 1988
Lot No. 697: Vintage royal costume
“Anita Mui has made a significant contribution to the Canto Pop scene and has a worldwide fan base. I sincerely hope the lowered starting estimates allow fans to bid and treasure the memorabilia from this award-winning pop diva.” Mr. Brian Hodgson, Managing Director of Hong Kong Auction Limited said.
Please visit Hong Kong Auctions Limited’s website www.hkauctions.com to view the complete e-catalogue of the lots and for full details of the online auction. The highest bidder at the closing of the auction shall be the successful bidder. Pre-registration on the website is essential.
About Hong Kong Auction Limited
Hong Kong Auctions Limited is a company in Asia providing full auction services for memorabilia, art and wine. An auctioneer since 2000, Brian Hodgson conducts over 30 auctions yearly in Hong Kong and across Asia. For more information, please visit www.hkauctions.com.
Brian Hodgson, Hong Kong Auctions Ltd