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Articles - December - 2012 Issue

Auctions in December

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Henri Godts' Books from the XVth to the XXth Century, December 11, 2012.

Thursday Dec. 13th

Artcurial Briest-Le Fur-Poulain-F. Tajan.  Sale No. 19588.  Books and Manuscripts

Dominic Winter Book Auctions.  Sale No. 121312.  Children’s Illustrated Books

Knotty Pine Auction Service.  Sale No. 121312.  Ephemera, Advertising and Estate Books

Sothebys.  N08886.  A Show of Hands:  Photographs from the Collection of Henry Buhl

PBA Galleries.  Sale No. 495.  Fine Books in all Fields

Cowan’s.  American History.  Internet bidding ends today [342]

Minerva Auctions Roma.  Books, Autographs and Prints [ROMA-85]. Ends today

Tajan.  Sale No. 9758.  Ancient and Modern Prints

Friday Dec. 14th

Sothebys.  Sale No. N08919.  Books and Manuscripts

Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers.  Sale No. 1031.  Selected Quality Pictures, including Ornithological

Bloomsbury Auctions.  Sale No. 36007.  Antiquarian Books

Aspire Auctions.  Prints – Internet bidding ends today [319]

Heritage Auctions [HA.com].  Music Memorabilia and Autographs.

Ferraton.  Ancient Books and Prints – 1st Vacation [20471]

Saturday Dec. 15th

ERA Encheres.  Sale No. 19969.  Books about Teratology, Curiosa, Documents about Cinema

Ferraton.  Ancient Books and Prints – 2nd Vacation [20472]

Profiles in History.  Drama, Action, Romance – the Hollywood Auction [53]

Sunday Dec. 16th

Bonhams.  Sale No.  20087.  Period Art and Design

Rare Book Monthly

  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Abraham Lincoln, <i>Emancipation Proclamation by the President of the United States,</i> pamphlet, 1862. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Family papers of the distinguished Ruby-Jackson family, Portland, Maine, 1853-1961. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Family papers of the Confederate Vice President Alexander Stephens & the persons who served him, 1866-1907. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Autograph book with inscriptions by orators Moses Roper & Peter Williams, 1821-54. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Archive of letters, postcards, and greeting cards sent by Romare Bearden, 1949-87. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b><br>E. Simms Campbell, <i>A Night-Club Map of Harlem,</i> in inaugural issue of Manhattan, 1933. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Papers of the comedian Nipsey Russell, including a letter from MLK, 1929-2000. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Early German-American anti-slavery broadside, <i>Sclaven-Handel,</i> Philadelphia, 1794. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Edmonia Lewis, prominent sculptor, carte-de-visite by Henry Rocher, c. 1866-71. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b><br><i>The Black Panther: Black Community News Service,</i> 44 issues, San Francisco, 1967-1971. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest Withers, <i>I Am A Man, Sanitation Workers Strike,</i> silver print, 1968. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>March For Freedom Now!,</i> poster for the 1960 Republican Convention. $4,000 to $6,000.

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