Tickets and Passes of London from the David Young Collection
Date of Auction: 5th June 2019
Sold for £90
Estimate: £40 - £60
FootnoteProvenance: First bt August 2009; second bt A. Judd April 2003.
Marie Tussaud, née Grosholtz (1761-1850), wax modeller, first exhibited her work in London in 1802. After touring the UK and Ireland she took a lease at the Baker street bazaar in 1832. New galleries on the present site on the Marylebone road were opened in 1884