How Much Would You Pay for a Menu?


During its 30 years in business, well-known artists and cultural heavyweights designed over 65 menu covers for New York City restaurant Chanterelle. Now owners David and Karen Waltuck have put dozens of menus from their archives up for sale to help pay off creditors. Visit their website to scoop up one by Cy Twombly for $3,000; Robert Rauschenberg for $1,000; and Marcel Marceau for $400. But hurry — two by Kiki Smith have already sold for $3,000 a pop.

View some arty menus — including a few that are really cool, but not for sale — after the jump.

Edward Albee (not available)

Matthew Barney (appraised at $600)

Chuck Close (not available)

Merce Cunningham (not available)

Allen Ginsberg (appraised at $1000)

Jenny Holzer (not available)

Jasper Johns (not available)

Roy Lichtenstein (not available)

Richard Prince (not available)

Julian Schnabel (not available)

Cindy Sherman (not available)

Cy Twombly (appraised at $3000)

Kara Walker (not available)