• <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 28, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Greco (Gioachino). <i>Primo modo del gioco de Partito…</i> Manuscript, France, 1624 or 1625. A collection of partiti, or 'chess problems' by one of the most important figures in the history of chess. £20,000 to £30,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Herodotus. <i>Historiae,</i> translated into Latin by Lorenzo Valla and edited by Antonio Mancinelli. Venice, 1494. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Darwin (Charles). Autograph Letter signed to his cousin Reginald Darwin, Down, Beckenham, Kent, 27th March 1879. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 28, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Nicolay (Nicolas de). <i>The Navigations, peregrinations and voyages, made into Turkie,</i> first edition in English, Imprinted at London by Thomas Dawson, 1585. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Saint-Exupéry (Antoine de). <i>The Little Prince,</i> number 66 of 525 copies signed by the author, 1943. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Catlin (George, 1796-1872). Tuch-ee, A Celebrated War Chief of the Cherokees, watercolour, [circa 1834]. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 28, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Genetics.- A collection of c.300 pamphlets on genetics comprising many of the major contributions from the first half of the 20th century. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar 28:</b> India.- Rajasthan.- Kota School (probably late 18th c.). Elephant in a landscape with chains around his feet, brush and black ink with opaque pigments. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Commelin (Caspar). <i>Horti medici Amstelaedamensis plantae rariores et exoticae,</i> first edition, 48 finely hand-coloured engraved plates, Leiden, F.Haringh, 1706. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 28, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Plague-water and cookery & medical recipes.- Jackson (Mrs Sarah). Medical and cookery recipes, manuscript in several hands, title and 134pp., 1688-1755. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Vernet (<i>After</i> Joseph, 1714-1789). <i>[Vues des ports de France],</i> sixteen plates (of 18), etchings and engravings by Charles Nicolas Cochin fils and Jacques Philippe Le Bas, [c.1760-1780]. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Detmold (Edward Julius, 1883-1957). Parrots and Butterflies, watercolour. £2,500 to £3,500.
  • <b>Koller Auctions: Books & Autographs. March 26, 2019</b>
    <b>Koller Auctions, Mar 26:</b> Jacques Gamelin. <i>Nouveau recueil d'osteologie et de myologie, dessine d'apres nature...</i> 2 parts in 1 vol., large folio, 82 copper plates. CHF 12,000 to 18,000
    <b>Koller Auctions, Mar 26:</b> Melchior Pfintzing. <i>Die geverlicheiten und einsteils geschichten des loblichen streytparen...</i> 118 woodcut engravings, first edition. CHF 30,000 to 50,000
    <b>Koller Auctions, Mar 26:</b> Book of hours. Handwritten Latin text on vellum. With 17 large miniatures, Flanders, c.1460. CHF 70,000 to 90,000
    <b>Koller Auctions, Mar 26:</b> Maria Sibylla Merian. <i> Dissertatio de generatione et metamorphosibus insectorum Surinamensium,</i> 72 copper plates, Den Haag, 1726. CHF 60,000 to 90,000
  • <b>Bonhams, Mar 12:</b> Walt Whitman. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> First edition, first issue, SIGNED in block letters by Whitman. 1855. $200,000 to $300,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar 12:</b> Isaac Newton's copy of John Greave's <i>Pyramidographia,</i> London, 1646. $50,000 to $70,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar 12:</b> Colonel John Mosby. Robert E. Lee's autograph letter to Samuel Cooper reporting on Mosby's exploits, with Cooper's autograph note ordering his appointment to Major.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar 12:</b> Gyula Halasz Brassai. Large archive of autograph and typed letters, over 260, to his family including his wife Gilberte, 1947-1978. $40,000 to $60,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar 12:</b> Archive of drawings and letters from Harper Lee to Charles Carruth, including an inscribed first edition of <i>To Kill a Mockingbird.</i> $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar 11:</b> VESALIUS, ANDREAS. 1514-1564. <i>De humani corporis fabrica libri septem.</i> Basel: Johannes Oporinus, June 1543. $300,000 to $500,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar 11:</b> HARVEY, WILLIAM. 1578-1657. <i>De motu cordis & sanguinis in animalibus Anatomica Exercitatio.</i> Leiden: Joannis Maire, 1639. $25,000 to $35,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar 11:</b> BERENGARIO DA CARPI, GIACOMO. 1460-1530. <i>Isagogae breves perlucide ac uberrimae in Anatomiam humani corporis.</i> Bologna: Benedictus Hectoris, 15 July 1523. $15,000 to $25,000
    <b>Bonhams NY, Mar 11:</b> FRANKLIN, BENJAMIN. 1706-1790. <i>Experiments and Observations on Electricity, made at Philadelphia in America…</i> London, 1769. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Bonhams NY, Mar 11:</b> BENIVIENI, ANTONIO. 1443-1502. <i>De abditis nonnullis ac mirandis morborum et sanationum causis.</i>Florence: Filippo Giunta, 1507. $8,000 to $12,000
  • <b>Chiswick Auctions: Books & Illustrated Art including Cartoons. March 28, 2019</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Silver Binding.- [Torah], German 13 Loth silver binding, hinged clasp, 12mo, Sulzbach, 1805. £2,500 to £3,500.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Picasso (Pablo). Minotaure vaincu, plate 89 from La Suite Vollard, etching, dated 29 May 1933, pencil, plate 190 x 265 mm, Paris, A. Vollard, 1939. £5,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Dali (Salvador) & Alighieri (Dante). <i>La Divina Commedia,</i> 6 vols, NUMBER 478 of 2,900 copies, 100 numbered colour lithograph plates by Salvador Dalì, folio, Verona, 1963-1964. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions: Books & Illustrated Art including Cartoons. March 28, 2019</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Miniature Sepher Torah Nevi'im U'Kethuvim, prepared by Menachem M. Scholz, original cloth, housed within original gilt tooled metal case, with magnifying glass inset, 33x25 mm, Warsaw, c. 1880. £1,200 to £1,800.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Scarfe (Gerald). ‘Men of Snow’ [Tony Blair, William Hague & 'Robin' Cook], original ink, watercolour & gouache drawing, signed, 600 x 435 mm, n.d. with 2 others (3). £800 to £1,200
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Francklyn (Gilbert), Paine (Thomas). <i>Rights of Man…</i>, FIRST EDITION [and] <i>Rights of Man. Part the Second…,</i> Printed for J. S. Jordan, 1791-92, [and 1 other]. £700 to £1,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions: Books & Illustrated Art including Cartoons. March 28, 2019</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Chagall (Marc). Le Jeu des Acrobates (Acrobats at Play), HORS COMMERCE PROOF, lithograph, from The Lithographs of Chagall, 320 x 240 mm, André Sauret, 1963. £1,800 to £2,200
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar 28:</b> [Harris (John)]. <i>The History of The Old Woman who had Three Sons Jerry, James, and John…,</i> 12mo, J. Harris, 1815. £200 to £300
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Royal Binding.- Staël-Holstein (Germaine de). <i>De la littèrature considerée dans ses rapports avec les institutions sociales…,</i> 2 vols, second edition, Crapelet, Paris, [1801]. £400 to £600
    <b>Chiswick Auctions: Books & Illustrated Art including Cartoons. March 28, 2019</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Ancient History.- La Baune (Jacques de). <i> Panegyrici Veteres,</i> Paris, 1676. [with] Wesseling (Petrus, ed.). <i> Vetera Romanorum itineraria…</i> £800 to £1,200
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Edward (Gibbon). <i> History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire…</i> Multiple editions and languages [English and French]. £300 to £400
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar 28:</b> Curtis (William). <i> Flora Londinensis,</i> FIRST EDITION, 2 vols in 3. 119 hand-coloured plates of 454. £500 to £700

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Rare Book Hub: 33 Auctions Archived, Another 42 Upcoming this Week

For the week ended Saturday 10 November 2018 33 auctions were archived to the Rare Book Hub Transaction Database; 10 denominated in euros, 4 in British pounds, and 19 in US dollars.  Turnover was $17,813,717 as 11,793 lots were offered and 9,167 sold for a 78% success rate.  There’s strong interest in the rooms.

 

 

3 auctions saw their total proceeds reach a million dollars: 

Heritage AuctionsSpace Exploration Signature Auction Featuring The Armstrong Family Collection Part I on November 3rd: $7,480,903 
ChristiesHiroshi Sugimoto Photographs: The Fossilization of Time on November 8th: $1,377,120 
ChristiesHiroshi Sugimoto Photographs: The Fossilization of Time on November 8th: $1,336,650 
 

5 auctions saw total sales exceed 100% of the high estimates of all lots offered: 

Heritage AuctionsSpace Exploration Signature Auction Featuring The Armstrong Family Collection Part I on November 3rd: 175.40% 
Dominic Winter Book AuctionsPrinted Books, Maps and Documents on November 7th: 125.76% 
Bruun RasmussenPrints on November 6th: 119.20% 
Dominic Winter Book AuctionsAviation, Military & Maritime History - Prints, Manuscripts, Photographs on November 9th: 111.66% 
Dominic Winter Book AuctionsMotoring Literature, Automobilia on November 8th: 100.52% 
 
 
Top 25 Lots Reported This Past Week.
  1. Heritage Auctions Apollo 11 Lunar Module Flown Spacecraft Identification Plate Display Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, Certified by Collectibles Authentication Guaranty with Photo Certificate. on November 3rd Actual price: USD $468,500.
  2. Christies Sea of Japan, Rebun Island, 1996 on November 8th Actual price: USD $350,550.
  3. Christies Bass Strait, Table Cape, 1997 on November 8th Actual price: USD $309,510.
  4. Heritage Auctions Apollo 11 Lunar Module Flown Piece of the Wright Flyer's Propeller, Flown as Part of the First Successful Powered Flight in History at Kitty Hawk in 1903 as well as the First Manned Lunar Landing in 1969, Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, Ce on November 3rd Actual price: USD $275,000.
  5. Heritage Auctions Apollo 11 Lunar Module Flown Piece of the Wright Flyer's Propeller, Flown as Part of the First Successful Powered Flight in History at Kitty Hawk in 1903 as well as the First Manned Lunar Landing in 1969, Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, Ce on November 3rd Actual price: USD $275,000.
  6. Heritage Auctions Apollo 11 Flown Largest Size American Flag Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, Certified and Encapsulated by Collectibles Authentication Guaranty. on November 3rd Actual price: USD $275,000.
  7. Heritage Auctions Apollo 1 Lunar Module Flown MS64 NGC Gilt Fliteline MedallionDirectly From The Armstrong Family Collection, Certified and Encapsulated by Collectibles Authentication Guaranty. on November 3rd Actual price: USD $275,000.
  8. Heritage Auctions Apollo 11 Lunar Module Flown Section of the Wright Flyer's Wing Fabric, Position #89, Flown as Part of the First Successful Powered Controlled Flight in History at Kitty Hawk in 1903 as well as the First Manned Lunar Landing in 1969, Directly From The Arm on November 3rd Actual price: USD $175,000.
  9. Christies Church of the Light, 1997 on November 8th Actual price: USD $171,000.
  10. Heritage Auctions Apollo 11 Lunar Module Flown Section of the Wright Flyer's Wing Fabric, Position #6, Flown as Part of the First Successful Powered Controlled Flight in History at Kitty Hawk in 1903 as well as the First Manned Lunar Landing in 1969, Directly From The Arms on November 3rd Actual price: USD $162,500.
  11. Heritage Auctions Apollo 11 Flown Crew-Signed "Type Three" Quarantine Cover, Hand-numbered "N-28" and Certified by Neil Armstrong, Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, Certified and Encapsulated by Collectibles Authentication Guaranty. on November 3rd Actual price: USD $156,250.
  12. Heritage Auctions Apollo 11 Lunar Module Flown Section of the Wright Flyer's Wing Fabric, Position #163, Flown as Part of the First Successful Powered Controlled Flight in History at Kitty Hawk in 1903 as well as the First Manned Lunar Landing in 1969, Directly From The Ar on November 3rd Actual price: USD $150,000.
  13. Christies Brooklyn Bridge, 2001 on November 8th Actual price: USD $142,500.
  14. Bonhams Blue Elegy on November 8th Actual price: USD $125,000.
  15. Sothebys VUE D'ATELIER, C. 1923 on November 9th Actual price: USD $121,125.
  16. Sothebys ALBERTO GIACOMETTI, 1934 on November 9th Actual price: USD $114,000.
  17. Sothebys PARK WORK I, 2000 PARK WORK II, 2000 PARK WORK III, 2000 on November 9th Actual price: USD $114,000.
  18. Heritage Auctions Apollo 11 Lunar Module Flown Section of the Wright Flyer's Wing Fabric, Position #198, Flown as Part of the First Successful Powered Controlled Flight in History at Kitty Hawk in 1903 as well as the First Manned Lunar Landing in 1969, Directly From The Ar on November 3rd Actual price: USD $112,500.
  19. Heritage Auctions Apollo 11 Flown MS66 NGC Sterling Silver Robbins Medallion, Serial Number 241, Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, Certified and Encapsulated by Collectibles Authentication Guaranty. on November 3rd Actual price: USD $112,500.
  20. Heritage Auctions Gemini: Neil Armstrong's Owned and Worn Early Flight Suit Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, Certified by Collectibles Authentication Guaranty with Photo Certificate. on November 3rd Actual price: USD $109,375.
  21. Heritage Auctions Apollo 11 Flown American Flag on a Crew-Signed Presentation Certificate, with Zarelli LOA, in Framed Display. on November 3rd Actual price: USD $106,250.
  22. Heritage Auctions Apollo 11 Flown American Flag Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, Certified and Encapsulated by Collectibles Authentication Guaranty. on November 3rd Actual price: USD $106,250.
  23. Heritage Auctions Apollo 11 Flown American Flag Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, Certified and Encapsulated by Collectibles Authentication Guaranty. on November 3rd Actual price: USD $106,250.
  24. Christies Francis Bacon, Paris, 1979 on November 8th Actual price: USD $99,750.
  25. Heritage Auctions Apollo 11 Flown American Flag Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, Certified and Encapsulated by Collectibles Authentication Guaranty. on November 3rd Actual price: USD $87,500.



13 sales saw at least 80% of their lots sell:

Heritage Auctions. Space Exploration Signature Auction Featuring The Armstrong Family Collection Part I on November 3rd: 99.53%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 10/28 on November 4th: 99.27%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 10/28 on November 4th: 97.75%
Heritage Auctions. Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 10/30 on November 6th: 97.02%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 10/7 on November 4th: 96.85%
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on November 3rd: 96.30%
Bruun Rasmussen. Prints on November 6th: 94.51%
Stair Auctioneers and Appraisers. The Fine Sale - Prints on November 4th: 91.67%
Addison and Sarova. Rare Books in All Fields on November 3rd: 90.74%
Aspire Auctions. October Sale - Internet bidstart 10/26 on November 3rd: 90.00%
Dominic Winter Book Auctions. Printed Books, Maps and Documents on November 7th: 86.62%
Doyle New York. Travel Literature and Sporting Books from the Library of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson on October 30th: 83.70%
Swann Galleries. Autographs on November 8th: 81.02%


33 total sales reported this week:

Ader. Photographs on November 8th: 49.58%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 10/28 on November 4th: 97.75%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 10/28 on November 4th: 99.27%
Swann Galleries. Autographs on November 8th: 81.02%
Sothebys. Modernism: Photographs from a Private Collection on November 9th: 25.00%
Sothebys. Photographs on November 9th: 65.33%
Christies. Hiroshi Sugimoto Photographs: The Fossilization of Time on November 8th: 54.81%
Christies. Hiroshi Sugimoto Photographs: The Fossilization of Time on November 8th: 53.57%
Bonhams. Modern and Contemporary Prints and Multiples on November 8th: 64.74%
Dominic Winter Book Auctions. Aviation, Military & Maritime History - Prints, Manuscripts, Photographs on November 9th: 79.49%
Dominic Winter Book Auctions. Printed Books, Maps and Documents on November 7th: 86.62%
Dominic Winter Book Auctions. Motoring Literature, Automobilia on November 8th: 76.19%
RR Auction. Current Auction - Featuring JFK - Bidstart 10/19 on November 7th: 60.10%
Forum Auctions. Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper on November 8th: 76.17%
Dorotheum . Graphic Prints on November 7th: 79.72%
Neret Minet and Tessier. The World of Cinema on November 7th: 39.29%
Holabird Kagin Americana. Cornucopia of Collectibles- 2018 October Auction - session 5 on October 22nd: 62.78%
Holabird Kagin Americana. Cornucopia of Collectibles- 2018 October Auction - session 4 on October 21st: 55.99%
Holabird Kagin Americana. Cornucopia of Collectibles- 2018 October Auction - session 3 on October 20th: 74.83%
Holabird Kagin Americana. Cornucopia of Collectibles- 2018 October Auction - session 1 on October 18th: 60.79%
Binoche et Giquello. BIBLIOTHÈQUE J.C.D. ORIGINAL PRINTS, 1880-1930 on November 7th: 54.49%
PosterConnection Inc.. Posters on November 3rd: 59.68%
Stair Auctioneers and Appraisers. The Fine Sale - Prints on November 4th: 91.67%
Aspire Auctions. October Sale - Internet bidstart 10/26 on November 3rd: 90.00%
Heritage Auctions. Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 10/30 on November 6th: 97.02%
Bruun Rasmussen. Prints on November 6th: 94.51%
Forum Auctions in Italy. Online Sale: Antiquarian Books including two collections: Equestrian Books and 16th-century Editions on November 6th: 53.70%
Addison and Sarova. Rare Books in All Fields on November 3rd: 90.74%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 10/7 on November 4th: 96.85%
Heritage Auctions. Entertainment on November 3rd: 75.15%
Heritage Auctions. Space Exploration Signature Auction Featuring The Armstrong Family Collection Part I on November 3rd: 99.53%
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on November 3rd: 96.30%
Doyle New York. Travel Literature and Sporting Books from the Library of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson on October 30th: 83.70%

 

 

For the week ahead 42 sales are scheduled:

Mon. Nov. 12th
Leslie Hindman Auctioneers. Chicago. Fine Cartographic and Printed Americana Collection of Evelyn and Eric Newman. 118 lots
Bruun Rasmussen. Copenhagen. Prints. 81 lots

Tue. Nov. 13th
Burgersdijk and Niermans. Leiden. Rare Books. 1108 lots
Leslie Hindman Auctioneers. Chicago. Fine Books and Manuscripts. 327 lots
Doyle New York. New York. Rare Books, Autographs & Maps. 462 lots
Swann Galleries. New York. 19th and 20th Century Literature. 292 lots
Sothebys. London. Travel, Atlases, Maps and Natural History. 274 lots
Freemans. Philadelphia. Modern and Contemporary Art - Prints and Photographs. 57 lots
Kedem Auction. Jerusalem . 10th Anniversary Rare and Important Items. 200 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 11/6. 779 lots

Wed. Nov. 14th
Old World Auctions. Glen Allen. Antique Maps, Globes, Charts, Atlases & Vintage Graphics - online bidstart 10/31. 735 lots
Forum Auctions. London. Forum Auctions @ Artsy: Urban Jungle III. 39 lots
Rossini. Paris. Lithographs - Internet bidstart 10/26. 138 lots
Tajan. Paris. Prints and Illustrated Books. 271 lots
Grays Auctioneers. Cleveland, . Works on Paper, Rare Books and Manuscripts. 191 lots
Aguttes. Neuilly-sur-Seine . 10 • LITERATURE • ANCIENT, ROMANTIC & MODERN BOOKS - MANUSCRIPTS & AUTOGRAPH LETTERS,.... 314 lots

Thu. Nov. 15th
Heritage Auctions. Beverly Hills. Comics. 1753 lots
Brunk Auctions. Asheville, NC . Premier Catalogue Auction - Session I - Emporium - 1 to 551. 33 lots
Eldreds. East Dennis,. Fall Marine Sale - Prints. 25 lots
PBA Galleries. San Francisco. Rare Books & Manuscripts. 230 lots
One Of Kind Collectibles. Coral Gables. Rare Collectibles - Internet bidstart 10/20. 229 lots
Ader. PARIS. Aristophil - Literature and Illustrated Books. 225 lots
Christies. Paris. Japonisme. 17 lots
Il Ponte. Milan. Interior Decoration - Photographs, Books. 559 lots
RR Auction. Amherst. Marvels of Modern Music - Internet bidstart 11/8. 666 lots
Kestenbaum and Company. New York. THE VALMADONNA TRUST LIBRARY: FURTHER SELECTIONS FROM THE HISTORIC COLLECTION. * HEBREW PRINTING IN. 283 lots
Doyle New York. New York. 20th Century Literature Online Only. 167 lots
Waverly Auctions. Falls Church. Collectors Series: Science Fiction, Comics & Fantasy. 359 lots

Fri. Nov. 16th
Neal Auction Company. New Orleans. Louisiana Purchase Auction. 55 lots
Jeschke van vliet Buch und Kunstauktionen GmbH. Berlin-Schoneberg. Modern and Contemporary Art - Modern Photography. 422 lots
Cowans Auctions. Cincinnati. American History: Premier Auction. 222 lots
Eldreds. East Dennis,. Americana and Paintings - Books, Prints. 29 lots
Brunk Auctions. Asheville, NC . Premier Catalogue Auction - Session II - Premier Catalog Auction - 552 to 1290. 18 lots

Sat. Nov. 17th
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Movie Posters. 984 lots
Clars Auction Gallery. Oakland. Fine Art - Prints and Books. 281 lots
Brunk Auctions. Asheville, NC . Premier Catalogue Auction - Session III - Premier Catalog Auction - 1291 to 1793. 54 lots
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Franklin. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper.

Sun. Nov. 18th
Skinner. Boston. Fine Books and Manuscripts. 354 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles Auction - bidstart 10/21. 343 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 11/11.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 11/11.
Clars Auction Gallery. Oakland. Fine Art - Prints and Books. 68 lots

Bruce McKinney

RBH and AE

  • <b>Arenberg Auctions: Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps, and Works on Paper. March 29 & 30, 2019</b>
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Mar 29 & 30:</b> QUAST, Pieter Jansz. - [A Quack doctor on a market square.] €3.500 to €4.500
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Mar 29 & 30:</b><br>"Il Callotto resuscitato. Oder Ne¸ eingerichtes Zwerchen Cabinet." €6.000 to €7.000
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Mar 29 & 30:</b> MELLISS, Mrs. John Charles - 135 compositions of which 66 used to illustrate John Melliss' work on Saint Helena. €9.000 to €10.000
    <b>Arenberg Auctions: Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps, and Works on Paper. March 29 & 30, 2019</b>
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Mar 29 & 30:</b> LUCA, Ghérasim. - <i>Apostroph' apocalypse. Eaux-fortes de Wifredo Lam.</i> €3.000 to €4.000
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Mar 29 & 30:</b> REDOUTÉ, Pierre-Joseph - <i>Les Roses. Décrites par C.A. Thory.</i> €3.000 to €4.000
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Mar 29 & 30:</b> CORONELLI, Vincenzo - A magnificent pair of globes, terrestrial and celestial. €175.000 to €250.000
    <b>Arenberg Auctions: Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps, and Works on Paper. March 29 & 30, 2019</b>
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Mar 29 & 30:</b> BLAEU, Joan - <i>Le Grand Atlas, ou Cosmographie Blaviaene, en laquelle est exactement descritte la Terre, la Mer, et le Ciel.</i> €170.000 to €250.000
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Mar 29 & 30:</b> GOULD, John - A century of birds from the Himalaya mountains. €10.000 to €12.000
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Mar 29 & 30:</b> LEVAILLANT, François - Histoire naturelle des perroquets. €50.000 to €70.000
    <b>Arenberg Auctions: Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps, and Works on Paper. March 29 & 30, 2019</b>
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Mar 29 & 30:</b> MAXIMILIAN III JOSEPH - Patent of nobility. €800 to €1.000
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Mar 29 & 30:</b> Manuale parochiale sacerdotum. €800 to €1.200
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Mar 29 & 30:</b> LONGUS - Les amours pastorales de Daphnis et Chloé. €1.250 to €1.500
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 28:</b> <i>The Negro Travelers' Green Book,</i> edited by Victor H. Green, New York, 1958. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 28:</b> Phillis Wheatley, <i>Poems on Various Subjects, Religious & Moral,</i> London, 1773. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 28:</b> David Ruggles, <i>The Mirror of Liberty,</i> first issue of the first magazine edited by an African American, New York, 1838. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 28:</b> Lorraine Hansberry, <i>A Raisin in the Sun,</i> draft typescript, inscribed by the playwright, circa 1958. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 28:</b> Pair of letterpress broadsides for Ira Aldridge’s historic first 2 performances at London’s Theatre Royal, 1833. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 28:</b> Archive of letters to John Augustine Washington III at Mount Vernon, many of which discuss the lives of enslaved persons, 1837-61. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 28:</b> Important archive of letters and photographs of Charles White and his spouse, Frances B. White, 1956-60. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 28:</b> Papers of educator Sister Makinya Sibeko-Kouate, one of the leading popularizers of Kwanzaa, 1940-1975. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 28:</b> Stock certificate of the Negro Factories Corporation, signed by Marcus Garvey, 1920. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 28:</b> Benjamin Banneker, <i>Bannaker’s Maryland . . . Almanack and Ephemeris, for the Year of our Lord 1796,</i> Baltimore, 1795. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 28:</b> Frederick Douglass, previously unknown carte-de-visite by Samuel M. Fassett, Washington DC, 1878. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 28:</b> <i>First Annual Report of the New York Committee of Vigilance,</i> New York, 1837. $3,000 to $4,000.