• <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Online Only<br>25 June to 8 July 2020</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Macbeth: A Tragedy.</i> Acted at the Dukes-Theatre. London: printed for William Cademan, 1673. $60,000 to $90,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> MUYBRIDGE, EADWEARD. Panorama of San Francisco, from California-St. Hill. [San Francisco:] Morse's Gallery, 1877. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> BRUNUS ARETINUS, LEONARDUS. <i>De bello Italico adversus Gothos gesto.</i> Venice: Nicolas Jenson, 1471. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Online Only<br>25 June to 8 July 2020</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> HILL, JOHN. <i>Compleat Body of Gardening.</i> London: printed for T. Osborne; T. Trye; S. Crowder and Co.; and H. Woodgate, 1757. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> GASPAR DE PORTOLA. Document Signed Twice ("Gaspar de Portola," & "M. Portola"), 29 pp, Puebla, Mexico, December 10, 1780. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> VINGTIEME SIECLE. A complete set of the second series of <i>Vingtieme Siecle (XXe Siecle),</i> together with all fourteen special numbers. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Online Only<br>25 June to 8 July 2020</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> ROOSEVELT, FRANKLIN DELANO. Autograph Letter Signed ("F.D.R.") as President, Washington, [1941], to Norman Davis, on White House stationery. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> HAYEK, FRIEDRICH AUGUST. Autograph Manuscript, "Discipline of Civilisation." $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> ADAMS, HANNAH; ADAMS, THOMAS "BOOK". Daubuz, Charles. <i>A Perpetual Commentary On The Revelation Of St. John.</i> London: Printed for Benj. Tooke, 1720. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> EMPEROR NORTON. Photograph signed ("Norton I"), albumen print carte-de-visite. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> ROBERTS, DAVID. <i>Egypt and Nubia from Drawings Made on the Spot ... with Historical Descriptions by William Brockendon.</i> London: F.G. Moon, 1846-9. $4,000 to $6,000.
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>July 16, 2020</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, July 16:</b> Ptolomaeus (Claudius). <i>Cosmographia,</i> first edition, Vicenza, Hermann Liechtenstein, 13 September 1475. £150,000 to £200,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, July 16:</b> Schoener (Johann). <i>Opera mathematica,</i> 3 parts in 1, first edition,The Honeyman copy in contemporary binding, Nuremberg, J. Montanus and U. Neuber, 1551. £30,000 to £40,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, July 16:</b> Lucian of Samosata. <i>Dialogoi, editio princeps,</i> with fine illuminated title-page, Florence, Lorenzo de Alopa, 1496. £20,000 to £30,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>July 16, 2020</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, July 16:</b> Pian (Jean Baptiste de). [Architectural Alphabet], 26 chromolithographs by Leopold Muller after Pian, Vienna, 1842-44. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, July 16:</b> Rogers (Bruce).- Holy Bible (The)..., one of 200 copies on handmade paper, designed by Bruce Rogers, bound in modern crimson morocco, gilt, Oxford, 1935. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, July 16:</b> Jenner (Edward). <i>An Inquiry into the Causes and Effects of the Variolae Vaccinae…,</i> first edition, Printed for the Author, by Sampson Low, 1798. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>July 16, 2020</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, July 16:</b> Voyages.- Cook (Capt. James).- Parkinson (Sydney). <i>A Journal of a Voyage to the South Seas, in his Majesty's Ship the Endeavour,</i> second edition, Charles Dilly...& James Phillips, 1784. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, July 16:</b> [Clemens (Samuel Langhorne)] "Mark Twain". <i>Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,</i> first edition, first state, New York, Charles L. Webster and Company, 1885. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, July 16:</b> [Voight (Hans Henning)], "Alastair". Herod, for 'Salome: Drame en un Acte', original drawing in red & black ink over pencil, [c.1922]. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>July 16, 2020</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, July 16:</b> James (M.R.) <i>Ghost Stories of an Antiquary,</i> first edition, signed presentation inscription from the author to A.C. Benson, 1904. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, July 16:</b> Remarque (Erich Maria). <i>All Quiet on the Western Front,</i> first English edition, signed presentation inscription from the author, 1929. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, July 16:</b> Ashendene Press.- More (Sir Thomas). <i>A Fruteful and Pleasaunt Worke...Utopia,</i> one of 100 copies, bound in black goatskin by J.Franklin Mowery, Ashendene Press, 1906. £3,000 to £4,000.
  • <center><b> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on July 6th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>Latin Book of Hours, around 1480.<br>Est: € 30,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>Northern journeys - Collection of around 120 works, 17th-19th century.
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>J. Joyce, <i>Ulysses,</i> 1922. Est: € 8,000
    <center><b> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on July 6th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>Florilegium, <i>Fleurs du Printemps et de l‘Este,</i> around 1630. Est: € 35,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>T. R. Malthus, <i>An essay on the principle of population,</i> 1798. Est: € 60,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>E. Cerillo, <i>Dipinti murali di Pompei,</i> 1886. Est: € 2,000
    <center><b> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on July 6th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br><i>Bulla aurea,</i> 1485. Est: € 40,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>A. Verschaffelt, <i>Iconographie des Camellias,</i> 1848-60. Est: € 10,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>M. Duchamp & A. Breton, <i>Le surréalisme en 1947,</i> 1947.<br>Est: € 16,000
    <center><b> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on July 6th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>H. Schedel, <i>Liber chronicarum,</i> 1493.<br>Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>M. E. Chevreul, <i>De la loi du contraste simultané des couleurs,</i> 1839.<br>Est: € 5,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>F. Léger & P. Éluard, <i>Liberté j‘écris ton nom,</i> 1953. Est: € 15,000

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Rare Book Hub: 41 Auctions Archived, another 33 Upcoming this Week

For the week ended Saturday 23 March 2019 41 auctions were archived to the Rare Book Hub Transaction Database; 9 denominated in euros, 4 in British pounds, and 28 in US dollars.  Turnover was $17,869,902 as 13,186 lots were offered and 10,421 sold for a 79% success rate.  Auctions, like the American stock markets, are up and down or in this case down and up.  Auctions are becoming the worldwide marketplace.

 

 

6 auctions saw their total proceeds reach a million dollars: 


ChristiesPrints and Multiples on March 21st: $5,149,610 
JA Stargardt AutographenhandlungAutographs on March 13th: $1,931,070 
BonhamsFINE JAPANESE PRINTS, INCLUDING PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE BERTRAM AND RUTH MALENKA on March 20th: $1,903,383 
SothebysMade in Britain - Prints, Photographs on March 20th: $1,397,333 
Heritage AuctionsEntertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction on March 17th: $1,236,778 
Robert Siegel GalleriesUnited States Postal History on March 13th: $1,216,857 

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

FRAYSSE & AssociésCollection of Mr. X - Portulan map on March 14th: 350.75% 
BonhamsFINE JAPANESE PRINTS, INCLUDING PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE BERTRAM AND RUTH MALENKA on March 20th: 183.99% 
JA Stargardt AutographenhandlungAutographs on March 13th: 141.81% 
SothebysMade in Britain - Prints, Photographs on March 20th: 132.10% 
BonhamsThe Medical and Scientific Library of W. Bruce Fye - Online, bistart 3/12 on March 21st: 119.86% 
Robert Siegel GalleriesUnited States Postal History on March 13th: 113.73% 
Leslie Hindman AuctioneersThe Adventure & Exploration Library of Steve Fossett, Part II on March 15th: 112.46% 
Bruun RasmussenBooks and Manuscripts on March 19th: 101.20% 


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

Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Comics - bidstart 3/10 on March 17th: 100.00% 
FRAYSSE & AssociésCollection of Mr. X - Portulan map on March 14th: 100.00% 
Brunk AuctionsPremium Auction on March 22nd: 100.00% 
National Book AuctionsBooks-on-Books, Antique, Art, Cartography, etc. on March 10th: 100.00% 
Leslie Hindman AuctioneersThe Adventure & Exploration Library of Steve Fossett, Part II on March 15th: 100.00% 
National Book AuctionsDavy Chemistry, Books-on-Books, Americana, etc. on March 17th: 100.00% 
Heritage AuctionsTuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 3/12 on March 19th: 99.80% 
BonhamsFINE JAPANESE PRINTS, INCLUDING PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE BERTRAM AND RUTH MALENKA on March 20th: 99.46% 
Neal Auction CompanyAnimation Art - Online Only on March 14th: 99.04% 
Heritage AuctionsWeekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 3/12 on March 19th: 98.76% 
Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 3/10 on March 17th: 98.21% 
Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 2/17 on March 17th: 96.59% 
Lancaster Mennonite Historical SocietyBook Auction on March 8th: 94.36% 
Robert Siegel GalleriesUnited States Postal History on March 13th: 94.29% 
SothebysMade in Britain - Prints, Photographs on March 20th: 93.58% 
Bruun RasmussenBooks and Manuscripts on March 19th: 92.65% 
Bruun RasmussenPrints on March 19th: 91.40% 
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare BooksFine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on March 16th: 90.06% 
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare BooksFine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on March 23rd: 89.88% 
Swann GalleriesAutographs on March 21st: 86.87% 
JA Stargardt AutographenhandlungAutographs on March 13th: 84.86% 
ChristiesPrints and Multiples on March 21st: 84.85% 
Heritage AuctionsMonthly Photographs Online - bidstart 2/27 on March 20th: 83.87%

 

Top 25 Lots Reported This Past Week.
  1. Bonhams An oban yoko-e print entitled Kanagawa-oki nami-ura (Under the Wave off Kanagawa) on March 20th Actual price: USD $475,075.
  2. Christies Moonwalk on March 21st Actual price: USD $454,898.
  3. Christies Fränzi liegend on March 21st Actual price: USD $229,250.
  4. Christies Tête de femme on March 21st Actual price: USD $196,500.
  5. Heritage Auctions Bob Dylan Personally-Owned Fender Electric XII Twelve-String Electric Guitar Played on The Blonde on Blonde Sessions (Serial Number L72261, 1965). on March 17th Actual price: USD $187,500.
  6. Christies Le repas frugal on March 21st Actual price: USD $155,563.
  7. Christies Queen Elizabeth II, from: Reigning Queens (Royal Edition) on March 21st Actual price: USD $131,000.
  8. Christies Manao Tupapau (Watched by the Spirits of the Dead), from: NOA NOA on March 21st Actual price: USD $122,813.
  9. Sothebys DR. NO (1962) POSTER, BRITISH on February 21st Actual price: USD $114,625.
  10. Christies Untitled Etching I on March 21st Actual price: USD $114,625.
  11. JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung Eigenh. Musikmanuskript mit e. Namenszug und Datum „Soli Deo Gloria. Carl Maria von Weber. Hosterwitz vom 7.-20 August 1818“ am Schluss (S. 87). on March 13th Actual price: USD $113,339.
  12. JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung Eigenh. Musikmanuskript. Leipzig 14., 15., 17 und 27.I.1837 sowie o. D. on March 13th Actual price: USD $100,005.
  13. Christies Minotaure aveugle guidé par une fillette dans la nuit, from: La Suite Vollard on March 21st Actual price: USD $98,250.
  14. Christies Equinoxe on March 21st Actual price: USD $98,250.
  15. JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung Eigenh. Musikmanuskript. 2 S. Querformat (ca. 24 × 30 cm), 16-zeilig. Tinte, mit Korrekturen in Blei. Etwas gebräunt. on March 13th Actual price: USD $93,338.
  16. Sothebys PLUTO AGED TWELVE (FIGURA 91) on March 20th Actual price: USD $91,438.
  17. Sothebys KATE MOSS, DESCENDING, 2007 on March 20th Actual price: USD $91,438.
  18. Christies Te Faruru (Here we make Love), from: NOA NOA on March 21st Actual price: USD $90,063.
  19. Christies Nave Nave Fenua (Delightful Land), from: NOA NOA on March 21st Actual price: USD $90,063.
  20. Bonhams A set of six large woodblock prints: Hansen asa (Sailboats: Morning); Hansen gozen (Sailboats: Forenoon); Hansen gogo (Sailboats: Afternoon); … on March 20th Actual price: USD $87,575.
  21. Sothebys GIRL WITH BALLOON on March 20th Actual price: USD $83,125.
  22. Christies Le marteau sans maître on March 21st Actual price: USD $81,875.
  23. JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung Eigenh. Billett m. U. Wien 2.V.1786 on March 13th Actual price: USD $80,004.
  24. Sothebys GIRL WITH BALLOON on March 20th Actual price: USD $79,800.
  25. Sothebys AUTUMN LEAVES on March 20th Actual price: USD $79,800.



41 total sales reported this week:

Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on March 23rd: 89.88%
Cowans Auctions. American History: Timed Online Auction - Internet bidstart 3/7 on March 18th: 76.51%
Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society. Book Auction on March 8th: 94.36%
Brunk Auctions. Premium Auction on March 22nd: 100.00%
Brunk Auctions. Emporium and Premium Auctions on March 21st: 72.34%
Sothebys. Original Film Posters - Online bidstart 3/11 on February 21st: 74.86%
Forum Auctions. Online Sale: Maps and Atlases on March 21st: 76.13%
Christies. Prints and Multiples on March 21st: 84.85%
Swann Galleries. Autographs on March 21st: 86.87%
Bonhams. The Medical and Scientific Library of W. Bruce Fye - Online, bistart 3/12 on March 21st: 65.29%
Heritage Auctions. Monthly Photographs Online - bidstart 2/27 on March 20th: 83.87%
ALDE. Modern Bindings and Modern Illustrated Books on March 20th: 73.49%
Bonhams. FINE JAPANESE PRINTS, INCLUDING PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE BERTRAM AND RUTH MALENKA on March 20th: 99.46%
Sothebys. Made in Britain - Prints, Photographs on March 20th: 93.58%
Bruun Rasmussen. Books and Manuscripts on March 19th: 92.65%
National Book Auctions. Davy Chemistry, Books-on-Books, Americana, etc. on March 17th: 100.00%
National Book Auctions. Books-on-Books, Antique, Art, Cartography, etc. on March 10th: 100.00%
Heritage Auctions. Weekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 3/12 on March 19th: 98.76%
Heritage Auctions. Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 3/12 on March 19th: 99.80%
Grays Auctioneers. Fine Art - Prints on March 13th: 62.60%
Neal Auction Company. Animation Art - Online Only on March 14th: 99.04%
Bruun Rasmussen. Prints on March 19th: 91.40%
FRAYSSE & Associés. Collection of Mr. X - Portulan map on March 14th: 100.00%
Clars Auction Gallery. Fine Art - Prints on March 17th: 77.78%
Clars Auction Gallery. Fine Art - Prints on March 16th: 78.10%
Marc van de Wiele Auctions. Spring Auction - Books and Prints on March 16th: 70.36%
Soler Y Llach. Books, Manuscripts and Collecting on March 14th: 46.89%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 3/10 on March 17th: 100.00%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 2/17 on March 17th: 96.59%
AntiquarianAuctions.com. Books - PREVIEW - Internet Bidstart 3/7 on March 14th: 30.83%
Artcurial. Prints and Illustrated Books on March 14th: 66.12%
Vermot de Pas. Comic Strips, Original Boards, Japanese Animation on March 16th: 74.15%
Leslie Hindman Auctioneers. The Adventure & Exploration Library of Steve Fossett, Part II on March 15th: 100.00%
Nye & Company Auctioneers. Timed Backyard Auction - Books and Prints on March 14th: 72.22%
Nye & Company Auctioneers. Timed Auction, Session 2: Fine Art Prints on March 13th: 0.00%
JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung. Autographs on March 13th: 84.86%
RR Auction. Fine Autographs and Artifacts - Internet bid start 2/22 on March 14th: 59.92%
Robert Siegel Galleries. United States Postal History on March 13th: 94.29%
Heritage Auctions. Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction on March 17th: 71.48%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 3/10 on March 17th: 98.21%
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on March 16th: 90.06%

 


For the week ahead 33 sales are scheduled:

Mon. Mar. 25th
Bruun Rasmussen. Copenhagen. Prints. 64 lots
Cowans Auctions. Cincinnati. Native and Western Art and Culture Reference Books: Timed Live Auctioneers Auction - Bidstart 3/13. 112 lots

Tue. Mar. 26th
Sothebys. London. Prints and Multiples. 149 lots
Koller Auctions. Zurich. Books. 273 lots
William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals. Chadds Ford, PA . Spring Quarterly Catalog.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 3/19. 586 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Weekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 3/19. 197 lots
Morton Subastas. México DF CP 11000. ART BOOKS FROM THE COLLECTION OF ENGINEER DON LORENZO ZAMBRANO. 291 lots
Koller Auctions. Zurich. Manuscripts and Autographs. 63 lots

Wed. Mar. 27th
Bonhams. London. Fine Books and Manuscripts. 263 lots
Neret Minet and Tessier. Paris. Marine and Travel. 157 lots
Forum Auctions. London. Editions and Works on Paper. 303 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Silver Age Special Collection Internet bidstart 2/27. 359 lots
University Archives. Westport. Outstanding Selection of Autographed Documents, Manuscripts, Books & Relics. 276 lots
Sothebys. London. Prints from the Collection of Marina Picasso - Online, bidstart 3/20.

Thu. Mar. 28th
Swann Galleries. New York. Printed and Manuscript African Americana. 407 lots
Chiswick Auctions. London. Rare Books.
Forum Auctions. London. Fine Books and Works on Paper. 365 lots
Kestenbaum and Company. New York. Fine Judaica. 190 lots

Fri. Mar. 29th
Venator and Hanstein. Köln . Book - Prints - Autographs. 589 lots
Koller Auctions. Zurich. Old Master Prints. 53 lots
Arenberg Auctions. BRUSSEL. Books. 1221 lots
Jeschke van Vliet Auctions Berlin GmbH. Berlin-Schoneberg. Rare Books, Prints and Art. 638 lots

Sat. Mar. 30th
Venator and Hanstein. Köln . Modern and Contemporary Prints - Contemporary Books.
Addison and Sarova. Macon. Rare Books in All Fields. 352 lots
Potter and Potter Auctions. Chicago. Gambling Memorabilia, featuring the Collection of Tom Blue.
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Franklin. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper.

Sun. Mar. 31st
Michael Treloar. Adelaide SA. Militaria.
Michael Treloar. Adelaide SA. Gastronomy.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 3/24.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 3/24.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 3/3. 203 lots
National Book Auctions. Ithaca. Books.

Bruce McKinney

RBH and AE

  • <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Summer Sale<br>July 11 & 12, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Very scarce autograph letter, signed, by Emily Tennessee Donelson, wife of Andrew Jackson Donelson, who served as First Lady / White House Hostess to President Andrew Jackson from 1828 to about 1834. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Thirteen Edward Wells maps plus title page from his rare atlas, A NEW SET OF MAPS BOTH OF ANCIENT AND PRESENT GEOGRAPHY. $600 to $700.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> L.B. Folger and C. Kallenback: MEMPHIS - BIRD'S EYE VIEW - SUPPLEMENT TO THE APPEAL. Scarce lithograph on paper. $800 to $1,200.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Summer Sale<br>July 11 & 12, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Large NASA-Space Race era archive of material related to Colonel Michael J. Vaccaro, director of administration of the Marshall Space Flight Center of Huntsville, Alabama. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> 1836 slavery related document signed by President Andrew Jackson, Andrew Jackson Jr., and Andrew Jackson Donelson. $800 to $1,100.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Roger Sherman Signed CT Land Grant, 1757. $600 to $700.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Summer Sale<br>July 11 & 12, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Letter archive related to the Randolph family of Virginia, including Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Jefferson Randolph, Lewis Meriwether Randolph – the grandson of President Jefferson. $400 to $500.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Louisiana, as formerly claimed by France, now containing part of British America to the East in Spanish America to the West of Mississippi map, by Thomas Kitchin, 1765. $400 to $450.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Andrew Jackson manuscript document, unsigned, containing notes on several Tennessee legal cases, including one regarding a slave, circa 1790-96. $350 to $450.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Summer Sale<br>July 11 & 12, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> VA Civil War Photo, Alexander Gardner – Timothy O'Sullivan. $400 to $450.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Military Archive, WWI/WWII French Soldier Paul Didier. $400 to $450.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Early Virginia Map, B. Tanner, J. Reid, 1796. $300 to $400.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b><br>John James Audubon, <i>Great Blue Heron,</i> hand-colored aquatint and engraved plate, 1834. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Joshua Fry & Peter Jefferson, <i>A Map of the Most Inhabited Part of Virginia,</i> Dalrymple edition, 1755. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b><br>John James Audubon, <i>The Birds of America,</i> sign & inscribed to Brantz Mayer, 1840-44. $18,000 to $22,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Vincenzo Maria Coronelli & Jean Baptiste Nolin, Paris, 1688. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Henri Abraham Chatelain, <i>Atlas Historique,</i> 7 volumes, Amsterdam, 1705-1720. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Johann Baptist Homann, <i>Atlas Mapparum Geographicarum...,</i> Nuremberg, circa 1750s. $12,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Lowell Mason, <i>Musical Exercises for Singing Schools,</i> Boston, 1838. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Alexander Wilson, <i>American Ornithology,</i> 9 volumes, Philadelphia, 1808-14. $6,000 to $9,000.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Including the Eric C. Caren Collection Part 8<br>Online July 6 - 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Albert Einstein, typed letter signed, explaining the nature of his personal atheism and belief in God. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> George Washington. Autograph letter signed to Bryan Fairfax, looking forward to the Treaty of Paris, 5 February 1783. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Alfred Swaine Taylor. Early “photogenic drawing,” photograph of a fern, dated 2 December 1839. $10,000 to $15,000.
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    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> "Departure of Mr. Lincoln—Parting Address" in the <i>Weekly Illinois State Journal,</i> Vol. XXX, No. 1541, Springfield, February 13, 1861. $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Benjamin Harrison document signed certifying the service of Daniel Cumbo, a black Revolutionary soldier. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Front page printing of the Articles of Confederation in the <i>New-Jersey Gazette,</i> Vol. 1, No. 22. Trenton, April 29, 1778. $4,000 to $6,000.
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    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> George Washington Funeral Procession Broadside. Boston, January 6, 1800. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Philippe Laroque, printed score for “The Heroe of New Orleans Battle.” Philadelphia, 1815. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Report of the Battle of Queenston Heights, the first major battle in the War of 1812, in <i>Supplement to the Quebec Gazette,</i> 24th October 1812. $2,000 to $3,000.
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    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> His Majesty's Most Gracious Speech to both Houses of Parliament, On Tuesday the Eighteenth Day of November, 1760. London, 1760. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Elegy on the Death of James Lawrence, Esq. late Commander of the U.S. Frigate Chesapeake. [Boston]: A. Bowen, 1813. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Benjamin Lincoln's Commission as Major General, signed by John Hancock, 19 February 1777. $30,000 to $50,000.