1963 ROLLS ROYCE SILVER CLOUD III
1963 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud llI
• Burgundy & Gold over Tan leather
• 44k Actual Miles
• Twin Headlight Car
• Power Windows
• Power Steering
• Power Brakes
• Air Conditioning
• Original Radio
• Original Wood Trim
• Coming out of a prominent collection
This is a low mileage, documented Silver Cloud lll with provenance and interesting ownership history. Very rare automatic with air conditioning. It is the most desirable Silver Cloud Rolls model because of its very low production, new refinements and the new twin headlights design adding to the unmistakable front grill and fascia of this majestic Rolls Royce automobile. All hand built and assembled.
The history of this 1963 low mileage and stunning Rolls Royce Silver Cloud lll speaks for itself. This Rolls was ordered and Built for Mr. Arthur Rubloff who was a Colossus of Real Estate Development; The man who reshaped Chicago. This car was chauffer driven when he would travel to Paris over several years to visit fine art galleries. In the mid-70's the car was sent to the U.S.
Arthur Rubloff was once ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the nation's top five developers and one of the richest men of his time. He began making real estate investments in Chicago in 1919. He opened his business, Arthur Rubloff & Co., in 1930.
Among projects he was involved in were One Magnificent Mile, a glittering retail and residential complex on Michigan Avenue; Carl Sandburg Village, a self-contained network of high-rise apartment buildings, and continuing redevelopment projects north of Chicago's downtown Loop.
In 1984, Mr. Rubloff became the Chicago Art Institute's biggest single contributor when he donated $6 million and 130 bronze statues valued at millions of dollars.
He also contributed $5 million to Northwestern University for a new library and $5 million to the University of Chicago hospital complex for an intensive care unit.
He was a collector of fine art and Rolls Royce's among other interests. He was a man of great vision and style. This is your chance your chance to own an incredible automobile and piece of history.
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