What I'm about to tell you will amaze and astound you ... start selling those antique baseball cards and put your great grandma's tea set on ebay because...
TIM BRADSTREET's original cover art for IRON MAIDEN's album "A Matter of Life and Death" is going to be available for sale through a blind acution starting this MONDAY.
The auction is for a comprehensive lot, consisting of the original cover illustration, plus four additional illustrations that were completed as part of the creative process for the cover.
The art has never been made available for sale before. This blind auction will run for 1 week, beginning at 12:01AM THIS MONDAY, February 27, and ending March 4th at midnight, 2012.
Each interested party may submit one email bid with their blind offer. No one will be given any other offer attempts or have any knowledge of what the current high bid is. The person with the highest offer at the end of the week period will win the Iron Maiden: A Matter of Life and Death cover art.
The minimum bid for the auction is $5000. Shipping of $20 US, and $50 international will be added to the final bid.
Further information and scans of the art may be seen here: http://www.splashpageart.com/bradstreetAuction.asp
Happy bidding Tim fans! :)