Place Your Bid to Support Gilda’s Club
July 10, 2012
Bright, colorful, and unique—words that describe the legendary Gilda Radner. Now these words perfectly describe the beautiful original portrait created by celebrity portrait artist, Anthony R. Whelihan, to honor Gilda and benefit her legacy, Gilda’s Club Twin Cities.
Thanks to Whelihan’s generous support, Gilda’s Club Twin Cities has the opportunity to hold a special online auction of this one-of-a-kind portrait, ‘Gilda Twin Cities’, with all proceeds going to opening our doors in the Twin Cities community.
Valued at $12,500, the framed original portrait is 40”x33”. The minimum bid is set at $8,500. A winning bid of $25,000 or more will also receive a private cocktail party at the Anthony R. Whelihan studio. 100% of the proceeds from the sale of the original portrait with go to Gilda’s Club Twin Cities and its effort to open its doors.
Also on sale are 25 signed artist’s proofs of the original portrait. The limited edition proofs are 18”x15”, archival matted, double white elevation and signed by the artist, Anthony R. Whelihan. Each proof retails at $1,800 but is being sold at $900 to benefit Gilda’s Club Twin Cities. Only 25 are available so hurry and buy now to ensure you piece of Gilda’s Club history.
Don’t miss this opportunity to show your support!