Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Lawrence of Arabia (Columbia, 1962). Fine/Very Fine on Linen. British Quad (30" X 40").
    Substantially scarce, this brilliant country of origin quad has made only one other appearance at Heritage, marking an excellent opportunity for fans of this landmark production. Winner of seven Oscars, including Best Picture and Best Director, David Lean's unforgettable war film made a star of Peter O'Toole and virtually defined the word "epic." Based on T. E. Lawrence's own self-published memoir The Seven Pillars of Wisdom, it tells the story of Lawrence's struggle with his own ideals as a British military officer in the midst of the Arabic rebellion against the Turks. The film was further supported with an incredible musical score, beautiful cinematography, and excellent performances by Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn, and Omar Sharif, who gained an Oscar nomination for his role of Sherif Ali. Light touchup on this poster has been applied to the folds, pinholes, and a few small tears. There is some noticeable touchup in the right background under the title, but the poster presents well overall with its iconic image.

    Estimate: $3,000 - $6,000.

    Please see full-color, enlargeable images above for more details.

    View movie details on IMDB
    View movie details on AllMovie

    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    30th Friday
    Auction Dates
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    8 Days
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: N/A
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 112
    Auction Type
    Signature®:  Heritage Live®:After Internet bidding closes, live bidding will take place through Your secret maximum bid placed prior to the live event will compete against the live bids. To maximize your chances of winning, enter realistic secret maximum bids on our site. Many of our proxy bidders are successful at winning lots in these auctions, and usually below their secret maximum. You can also place last minute bids directly with us by e-mailing or calling 1-866-835-3243. (Important note: Due to software and Internet latency, live bids may not register in time, so enter realistic proxy bids.)

    Signature® Floor Sessions
    Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session. During the live auction event, bidding in person is encouraged, and Heritage Live includes streaming audio and often video during the event.
    Track Item