Christopher Reeve Superman Costume to Sell at Auction


A complete Superman costume, worn by Christopher Reeve during the filming of “Superman: The Movie,” is expected to sell for between US$287,000 and US$574,000 (£250,000-£500,000) when it goes up for auction in November 2022.

One of the headline items available in the Propstore four-day Entertainment Memorabilia Live Auction, the Superman costume will go under the hammer starting Thursday, November 3 with the auction ending Sunday, November 6, 2022.

Preview a curated selection of lots in the exhibition at Propstore’s London office or checkout the full catalog online from October 4. Register before September 30 to recieve an exclusive early look at the full catalog.

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September 28, 2022 9:55 am

The suit managed to sell for a whopping $35,000, 10% more than the suit’s original estimate. Christopher Reeve wore the suit in the 1987 Superman IV: The Quest for Peace. The suite includes a blue knit leotard, a red cape, and iconic red pants. Besides this, a wax mannequin of Christopher Reeve as Superman was sold for $4,625.