Auction House Details

PBA Galleries

Auction House Name PBA Galleries
Site URL http://www.pbagalleries.com
About Us PBA Galleries is the largest and most successful specialty auction house. A 30 year tradition of offering at auction the finest rare books, manuscripts, autographs, maps, atlases, prints and photographs. PBA conducts approximately twenty-five gallery auctions in a calendar year auctions of rare books, manuscripts, historic autographs and archives, maps, atlases, prints and photographs. Most clients place bids on line before the auction through their dynamic bidding platform at www.pbagalleris.com. As a service to clients unable to attend the sale, PBA Galleries accepts absentee bids by fax, phone and email without charge in advance of the sale. Telephone bidding the day of the auction can be scheduled.
Who do I contact if I have questions?
City San Francisco
State California
Country United States
Zipcode 94109
Contact Number (415)989-2665
Buyer's Fee As used herein the term "bid price" means the price at which a lot is knocked down to the purchaser and the term "purchase price" means the aggregate of (a) the bid price (b) a premium of twenty percent (20%) on the first $100,000 of the bid price and fif
Consigner's Fee PBA Galleries charges a commission rate per item of 15% for the first $10,000, and 10% for the amount above $10,000. The commission is all encompassing and includes insurance, cataloguing, storage, advertising, online services, photography and other misce

AUCTION LIST

04/30/2020 - 04/30/2020, Miscellaneous Books - bistart 4/20, #2033
05/07/2020 - 05/07/2020, Americana - Travel & Exploration - World History - Cartography, #699
05/14/2020 - 05/14/2020, Rare Golf Books, Clubs & Memorabilia, #700
05/21/2020 - 05/21/2020, Americana from the George M. Steinmetz Collection - Literature - Miscellaneous Books - Timed Auction, #2034
05/28/2020 - 05/28/2020, Art & Archaeology of Asia - Travel & Exploration - Cartography, #697
06/04/2020 - 06/04/2020, Comic Books: Pre-Code Horror, Silver Age Marvel and Undergrounds, #698
06/11/2020 - 06/11/2020, Literature - Counterculture - Rare Books & Manuscripts, #701
06/18/2020 - 06/18/2020, Miscellany - bidstart 6/8, #2035
06/25/2020 - 06/25/2020, Americana - Travel - Exploration - World History - Cartography, #703
07/09/2020 - 07/09/2020, Fine Art - Photographs and Prints - Food and Drink - Illustrated Books, #704
07/23/2020 - 07/23/2020, Fine and Rare Books, #705
07/30/2020 - 07/30/2020, Literature & Books in All Fields: Timed Online Auction - No Reserve - bidstart 7/20, #2036
08/06/2020 - 08/06/2020, Americana - Travel & Exploration - World History - Cartography, #706
08/13/2020 - 08/13/2020, Publications of the Limited Editions Club: Timed - bidstart 8/3, #2037
08/27/2020 - 08/27/2020, Americana - Travel & Exploration - World History - Cartography - No Reserve - Bidstart 7/17, #2038
09/10/2020 - 09/10/2020, Rare Books and Manuscripts, #709
09/17/2020 - 09/17/2020, Final Frontier: Space Exploration & Flight Through the Ages - Fact & Fiction. Timed Auction - bidsta, #2039
09/24/2020 - 09/24/2020, Travel and Exploration - World History - Cartographer, #710
09/30/2020 - 09/30/2020, Fine Golf Books and Memorabilia, #711
10/08/2020 - 10/08/2020, Fine Literature, #712

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    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> Harvey Milk, 2 autograph letters signed, to Pat Mormon, during US Navy service, 1954. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> Oscar Wilde, <i>“The secret of life is in Art,”</i> autograph quotation dated and signed, 1882. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> Daniel Abraham, original art for <i>Stonewall Romances,</i> pen, ink & gouache, 1979. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> Antonio Lopez, 9 men’s fashion studies, graphite, 1974. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> Susie Gaynes & Amy E. Bartell, <i>March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights,</i> 1987. $600 to $900.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> <i>Paris is Burning,</i> photo offset poster by Anne Dutlinger, signed by film director Jennie Livingston, 1991. $400 to $600.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> Toyen, pen & ink illustration from <i>Marquis de Sade: Justina cili prokletí ctnosti,</i> 1932. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> David Wojnarowicz, <i>Untitled (Genet with Dog),</i> mixed media collage. $8,000 to $12,000.