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7 Auctions Archived, 21 More This Week

Only 7 auctions were archived to the Rare Book Hub Transaction Database this past week for technical reasons. We expect all those not included in this week's report will be added to the next 1-2 reports issued. We apologize for the delay.

 

2 auctions saw their total proceeds reach a million dollars: 


Heritage AuctionsCentral States Currency Auction on April 29th: $4,278,943 
Heritage AuctionsCentral States World Currency on April 29th: $1,990,714 

0 auctions saw total sales exceed 100% of the high estimates of all lots offered in the sale: 



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

Heritage AuctionsWeekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 4/23 on April 30th: 100.00% 
Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 3/31 on April 28th: 100.00% 
Heritage AuctionsTuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 4/23 on April 30th: 100.00% 
Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Comics - bidstart 4/21 on April 28th: 99.48% 
Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Movie Posters - Internet bidstart 4/21 on April 28th: 97.84% 
Heritage AuctionsCentral States Currency Auction on April 29th: 94.96% 
Heritage AuctionsCentral States World Currency on April 29th: 94.68% 

 

Top 25 Lots Reported This Past Week.
  1. Heritage Auctions Fr. 2220-F $5,000 1928 Federal Reserve Note. PMG Choice Very Fine 35. on April 29th Actual price: USD $156,000.
  2. Heritage Auctions Fr. 2221-E $5,000 1934 Federal Reserve Note. PMG About Uncirculated 55. on April 29th Actual price: USD $144,000.
  3. Heritage Auctions Fr. 2231-G $10,000 1934 Federal Reserve Note. PMG About Uncirculated 55. on April 29th Actual price: USD $114,000.
  4. Heritage Auctions Fr. 2221-G $5,000 1934 Federal Reserve Note. PMG Very Fine 30. on April 29th Actual price: USD $72,000.
  5. Heritage Auctions Fr. 1220 $1,000 1922 Gold Certificate PMG Choice Very Fine 35 EPQ. on April 29th Actual price: USD $66,000.
  6. Heritage Auctions Banque de Syrie 1920 First and Second Issue Specimen Book with 12 Different Denominations of Each Side. on April 29th Actual price: USD $60,000.
  7. Heritage Auctions Fr. 320 $20 1891 Silver Certificate PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ. on April 29th Actual price: USD $50,400.
  8. Heritage Auctions T12 $5 1861 PF-1 Cr. 46 PMG Choice Uncirculated 63 EPQ. on April 29th Actual price: USD $48,000.
  9. Heritage Auctions Fr. 1217 $500 1922 Gold Certificate PMG Choice Very Fine 35 EPQ. on April 29th Actual price: USD $43,200.
  10. Heritage Auctions Fr. 127 $20 1869 Legal Tender PCGS Gem New 65PPQ. on April 29th Actual price: USD $40,800.
  11. Heritage Auctions Fr. 151 $50 1869 Legal Tender PMG Very Fine 20 EPQ. on April 29th Actual price: USD $38,400.
  12. Heritage Auctions T35 $5 1861 PF-1 Cr. 271 PCGS Very Fine 25. on April 29th Actual price: USD $38,400.
  13. Heritage Auctions Norfolk, VA - $5 1882 Brown Back Fr. 469 Norfolk NB Ch. # 3368 PMG Choice About Unc 58 EPQ S. on April 29th Actual price: USD $38,400.
  14. Heritage Auctions Egypt National Bank of Egypt 1 Pound 5.1.1899 Pick 2b PCGS Very Fine 30. on April 29th Actual price: USD $37,200.
  15. Heritage Auctions Sterling, CO - $10 1902 Red Seal Fr. 614 The Logan County NB Ch. # (W)7973 PMG Very Fine 30. on April 29th Actual price: USD $36,000.
  16. Heritage Auctions Oakland, CA - $20 Original Fr. 1158 The First National Gold Bank Ch. # 2248 PMG Very Fine 25. on April 29th Actual price: USD $36,000.
  17. Heritage Auctions T1 $1,000 1861 PF-1 Cr. 1 PMG Very Fine 30 Net. on April 29th Actual price: USD $33,600.
  18. Heritage Auctions T2 $500 1861 PF-1 Cr. 2 PMG Choice Very Fine 35. on April 29th Actual price: USD $32,400.
  19. Heritage Auctions DC-20S $1000 1911 Specimen PMG Choice Uncirculated 64. on April 29th Actual price: USD $31,200.
  20. Heritage Auctions Fr. 6 $10 1861 Demand Note PCGS Very Fine 35. on April 29th Actual price: USD $28,800.
  21. Heritage Auctions T2 $500 1861 PF-1 Cr. 2A PMG Very Fine 20. on April 29th Actual price: USD $28,800.
  22. Heritage Auctions Fayetteville, NC - $1 1875 Fr. 383 The Fayetteville NB Ch. # 1756 PCGS Apparent Very Fine 30. on April 29th Actual price: USD $28,800.
  23. Heritage Auctions Fr. 2405 $100 1928 Gold Certificate. PCGS Gem New 65PPQ. on April 29th Actual price: USD $27,600.
  24. Heritage Auctions St. John, NB- Bank of New Brunswick $10 1.9.1903 Ch.# 515-18-08 PMG Extremely Fine 40 EPQ. on April 29th Actual price: USD $26,400.
  25. Heritage Auctions St. Stephen, NB- St. Stephens Bank $3 1.2.1886 Ch.# 675-20-04-18 PMG Choice About Unc 58. on April 29th Actual price: USD $26,400.




7 total sales reported this week:

Heritage Auctions. Weekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 4/23 on April 30th: 100.00%
Heritage Auctions. Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 4/23 on April 30th: 100.00%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 3/31 on April 28th: 100.00%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Movie Posters - Internet bidstart 4/21 on April 28th: 97.84%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 4/21 on April 28th: 99.48%
Heritage Auctions. Central States World Currency on April 29th: 94.68%
Heritage Auctions. Central States Currency Auction on April 29th: 94.96%


For the week ahead 21 sales are scheduled:

Mon. May. 6th
Winter Associates. Plainville, CT . Prints. 50 lots
Bruun Rasmussen. Copenhagen. Prints. 76 lots

Tue. May. 7th
Bonhams. Los Angeles. Prints and Multiples. 196 lots
Burgersdijk and Niermans. Leiden. Books. 1272 lots
Morton Subastas. México DF CP 11000. PHOTOGRAPHY, PRINTS, ANTIQUE AND CONTEMPORARY BOOKS. 207 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 4/30. 461 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Weekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 4/30. 182 lots

Wed. May. 8th
Freemans. Philadelphia. Modern and Contemporary Art - Prints and Photographs. 59 lots
RR Auction. Amherst. Fine Autographs & Artifacts - Featuring John F. Kennedy - Internet bidstart 4/19. 749 lots

Thu. May. 9th
Aste Bolaffi. Turin. Posters. 249 lots
Zisska and Lacher. Munich. Books. 2072 lots
Morton Subastas. México DF CP 11000. Photographs. 99 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Space Exploration, Featuring the Armstrong Family Collection. 1583 lots

Fri. May. 10th
Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society. Lancaster. Book Auction. 463 lots
Skinner. Boston. Fine Prints and Multiples, Fine Photographs. 143 lots

Sat. May. 11th
Michaans Auctions. Alameda, CA . Gallery Auction - Books, Prints, Photographs. 48 lots
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Franklin. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper. 173 lots

Sun. May. 12th
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 4/14. 195 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 5/5.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 5/5.
National Book Auctions. Ithaca. Books.

Michael Stillman

RBH and AE

  • <b><center>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Rare & Remarkable Autographs<br>and Manuscripts<br>Now until October 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Most Remarkable Autograph Album Ever Offered: Wilde Poem, Melville Quotes Shakespeare, 8 presidents, Mary Lincoln & 400 More. $30,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Unique Napoleon Autograph Manuscript Detailing his Military Campaign in Italy, plus Doodles. $18,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Remarkable Pasteur Manuscript on Rabies Research 8 Months before 1st Successful Human Vaccination. $12,500 to $15,000.
    <b><center>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Rare & Remarkable Autographs<br>and Manuscripts<br>Now until October 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Freud 1933 ALS Supporting First Lay Analyst Theodor Reik with Reik’s Handwritten Definition of Psychology. $15,000 to $16,000.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Begin & Sadat Unique Signed Photo from Camp David Summit. $2,000 to $2,500.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Rare Scriabin ALS Written the Year He Completed “The Poem of Ecstasy.” $4,000 to $5,000.
    <b><center>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Rare & Remarkable Autographs<br>and Manuscripts<br>Now until October 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Columbus’ Patron Pays for a Gift to a Lady in Waiting. $2,000 to $2,500.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Rare Signed Photo of Nansen, Nobel Prize Winner & Norway’s First Great Arctic Explorer. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Stravinsky Pens 5 Bars from "Petrouschka.” $1,200 to $1,500.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Zapata Letter Written 4 Days Following Collapse of Negotiations between Villa and Carranza. $2,000 to $2,200.
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> MACHIAVELLI, Niccolò. <i>Nicholas Machiavel's Prince. Also, The life of Castruccio Castracani of Lucca…</i> Translated by Edward Dacres. London, 1640. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> FILSON, John. <i>The Discovery, Settlement and present State of Kentucke: and An Essay towards the Topography, and Natural History of that important Country…</i> Wilmington, Del.: James Adams, 1784. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> ELUARD, Paul. <i>Un poeme dans chaque livre.</i> Paris: Louis Broder, 1956. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> LEWIS, James Otto. [<i>Aboriginal Port Folio.</i> Philadelphia: Published by the Author, 1835-1836]. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> [ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS]. BOOK OF HOURS, use of Rome, in Latin. [Southern Netherlands (Ghent or Bruges), c.1460]. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> MORE, Thomas, Sir. <i>The Workes ... wrytten by him in the Englysh tongue.</i> Edited by William Rastell. London, 1557. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. MORRIS, William. <i>Love is Enough.</i> Hammersmith: The Kelmscott Press, 1897. $5,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> LINCOLN, Abraham. Autograph endorsement signed as President (“A. Lincoln”), 24 February 1863. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> WASHINGTON, George. Address panel with autograph free frank signed ("G:o Washington"), as Commander in Chief of the Continental Army, 5 August 1777. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> GOREY, Edward. <i>The Beastly Baby.</i> N.p.: The Fantod Press, 1962. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> FROST, Robert. Photographic reproduction signed and inscribed ("Robert Frost”), to R.V. Thornton, 1955. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> GOREY, Edward. <i>The Bug Book.</i> New York: Looking Glass Library, 1959. $500 to $700.
  • <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> REGAMEY, Felix (1844-1906). Unique drawing showing Verlaine and Rimbaud in London, September 1872. €70,000 to 100,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> LABORDE, Alexandre de (1773-1842). <i>Voyage pittoresque et historique de l’Espagne.</i> Paris : 1806-1820. €20,000 to 30,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> BOCCACE, Jean (1313-1375). <i>Il Decamerone…</i> Venise : Gabriele Giolito di Ferrari, 1542.<br>€ 12,000 to 15,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> LAMBERT, Yvon (1936). Full collection of writings from <i>Une rêverie émanée de mes loisirs.</i> Paris : 1992 - 2018. €50,000 to 70,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> JOUVE, Paul (1878-1973) -- KIPLING, Rudyard (1865-1936). <i>La Chasse de Kaa.</i> Paris : Javal & Bourdeaux, 1930. €2,000 to 3,000
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Book of Hours with Illuminated Miniatures, France, mid-15th century. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Conradus de Alemania [Halberstadt the Elder], <i>Concordantiae Bibliorum,</i> Strassburg, 1474. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Christopher Marlowe, <i>The Jew of Malta,</i> London, 1633. Earliest extant edition of this antiauthoritarian Elizabethan play. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b><br>Sir Isaac Newton, <i>The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy,</i> first edition in English, 2 volumes, London, 1729. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> John Rae, <i>Narrative of an Expedition to the Shores of the Arctic Sea in 1846 and 1847,</i> first edition, London, 1850. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Philip Pittman, <i>The Present State of the European Settlements on the Mississippi…,</i> first edition, London, 1770. $10,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Cyanotype of an anatomy class at Woman’s Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1895. $300 to $400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Equine veterinary formulary, manuscript on paper, East Earl, Pennsylvania, circa 1860. $400 to $600.