• <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works<br>on Paper including Books from The Collection of The Garden Ltd<br>November 21, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Bohr (Niels). <i>On the Constitution of Atoms and Molecules,</i> first edition, presentation copy, offprint 1913. £20,000 to £30,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Shakespeare's Falstaff.- Henry V & Sir John Fastolf. Indenture agreement appointing Fastolf as Keeper of the Bastille of St Anthony at Paris, manuscript in French, 1421. £10,000 to £15,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> World.- Purchas (Samuel). <i>Purchas his Pilgrimes. In Five Books...,</i> 5 vol., first edition, 7 folding engraved maps, contemporary calf, by William Stansby for Henrie Fetherstone, 1625-26. £20,000 to £30,000
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works<br>on Paper including Books from The Collection of The Garden Ltd<br>November 21, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Book of Hours.- Use of Rouen, manuscript on vellum, in Latin and French, illuminated with 14 full-page miniatures by the workshop or follower of the Maitre de l'Echevinage, Rouen, 1480s. £20,000 t0 £30,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Giese (Raban, ?scholar and medical doctor). Album Amicorum of drawing on his travels and acquaintances in Europe 1618-21, 134 watercolour illustrations including c. 60 professional miniatures, 1618-39. £30,000 to £40,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Jones (David). 14 Autograph Letters signed, 1952-68; and a small quantity of ephemera (sm. qty). £6,000 to £8,000
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works<br>on Paper including Books from The Collection of The Garden Ltd<br>November 21, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Constable (John). Various Subjects of Landscape, Characteristic of English Scenery, signed presentation inscription from Constable, 1833. £6,000 to £8,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669). The Descent from the Cross: Second Plate, etching and engraving, 1633. £6,000 to £8,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Salvin (Francis Henry) and William Brodrick. <i>Falconry in the British Isles,</i> second edition, William Brodrick's copy with 3 original watercolours by him, 1873. £8,000 to £12,000
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works<br>on Paper including Books from The Collection of The Garden Ltd<br>November 21, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> China.- Helman (Isidore Stanislas Henri). <i>Suite des seize estampes representant les conquetes de l'Empereur de la Chine,</i> 1783-88. £10,000 to £15,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Pratt (Edward Roger, 1789-1863). Album of 28 watercolours and other works on paper from a journey to ancient sites and monuments in the Mediterranean, [c.1830 and later]. £3,000 to £5,000
  • <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> SMITH, CHRISTOPHER WEBB. 1793-1871. <i>Indian Ornithology.</i> [Patna, India]: 1828. $50,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> DUPRÉ, LOUIS. 1789-1837. <i>Voyage à Athènes et à Constantinople, ou Collection de portraits, vues et costumes grecs et ottomans.</i> Paris: Dondey-Dupré, 1825. $60,000 to $90,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> ADAMS, JOHN. Autograph Letter Signed ("J Adams"), [to Dr. Perkins?] while recovering from his small pox inoculation, [late-April, 1764]. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> AUSTEN, JANE. Autograph Letter Signed ("J. Austen"), to her sister Cassandra, 4 pp, "Thursday – after dinner," [September 16, 1813,] Henrietta St. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES. 1785-1851. <i>The Birds of America, from Drawings Made in the United States and Their Territories.</i> New York & Philadelphia: J.J. Audubon & J.B. Chevalier, 1840-1844. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> DODWELL, EDWARD. 1767-1832. <i>Views in Greece.</i> London: Rodwell and Martin, 1821. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> JAMES, JESSE. Autograph Letter Signed ("Jesse W. James"), to Mr. Flood demanding Flood retract spurious accusations, 3 pp, June 5, 1875. $200,000 to $300,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> DE CORDOBA, JACOB. <i>Map of the State of Texas.</i> New York, 1866. $15,000 to $20,000
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> ARNOLD, BENEDICT. Autograph bookseller's receipt for Dr. John Dickinson, Signed ("B. Arnold"), February 1767. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> EINSTEIN, ALBERT. 4 Typed Letters Signed ("A Einstein") to Cleveland E. Dodge offering early reports on the meetings of the Emergency Committee of Atomic Scientists. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> EISENHOWER, DWIGHT D. Typed Letter Signed ("Dwight D. Eisenhower") to General Henri Giraud written from a secret bunker in Gibraltar on the eve of Operation Torch, November 4 [but 6], 1942. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> Early Broadside Printing of the GADSDEN PURCHASE, Puebla, August 16, 1854. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> ALLEN, ETHAN. Autograph Letter Signed to Crevecouer during the Constitutional Debates in Congress, 2 pp, August 29, 1787. $30,000 to $50,000.
  • <center><b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Books & Works on Paper,<br>to include Travel, Sciences, <br>Sport & Illustrated Art<br>November 20, 2019</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Nov. 20:</b> [Herberstein, Sigismund von, & al.] <i>Rerum Moscoviticarum…,</i> 4 plates, illustrations, folio, Andreas Wevhelius, Frankfurt, 1600. £1,500 to £2,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Nov. 20:</b> Bowen (Emmanuel) & Owen (John). <i>Britannia Depicta…,</i> fourth edition, engraved title and 273 maps, 4to, Thomas Bowles, 1753. £700 to £900
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Nov. 20:</b> Geographical Game.- Jefferys (Thomas). <i>The Royal Geographical Pastime or the Tour of Europe,</i> FIRST EDITION, engraving of Europe, map c. 507 x 665 mm, Thomas Jefferys, 1768. £600 to £800
    <center><b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Books & Works on Paper,<br>to include Travel, Sciences, <br>Sport & Illustrated Art<br>November 20, 2019</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Nov. 20:</b> Germany.- Homann (Johann Baptist). <i>Atlas Novus Terrarum Orbis Imperia... Atlas von Deutschland,</i> engraved half title, 87 maps only, folio, Erben, Nuremberg, 1753. £8,000 to £10,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Nov. 20:</b> Iceland [Løvenørns (Poul)]. <i>Beskrivelse over den Iislandske…,</i> 10 engraved maps and plates, vignettes, 4to, Copenhagen, F. W. Thiele, 1788. £600 to £800
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Nov. 20:</b> Lewis (John Frederick). <i>Illustrations of Constantinople…,</i> FIRST EDITION, frontispiece and 26 views folio, T. McLean, D.& P. Colnaghi & John F. Lewis, [1838]. £2,000 to £3,000
    <center><b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Books & Works on Paper,<br>to include Travel, Sciences, <br>Sport & Illustrated Art<br>November 20, 2019</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Nov. 20:</b> Lilford (Lord, Thomas Littleton Powys, 4th Baron). <i>Coloured Figures of the Birds of the British Islands,</i> 7 vol., second edition, [one of 450 sets], 421 plates, large 8vo, 1891-97. £1,800 to £2,200
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Nov. 20:</b> Londres [panorama], engraving, 350 x 520mm, chez Baltazar Moncornet, Paris, c.1666-68. £800 to £1,200
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Nov. 20:</b> Van Keulen (Joannes). <i> Niewe Pas Caarte Strekkende van Pta Cataon tot Pta Lamtaon…,</i> copper engraved map, hand coloured, 510 x 585mm, Amsterdam, [1753]. £1,200 to £1,500
    <center><b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Books & Works on Paper,<br>to include Travel, Sciences, <br>Sport & Illustrated Art<br>November 20, 2019</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Nov. 20:</b> Goethe (Johann Wolfgang von). <i> Prologue dans le ciel, Traduction de Gerard de Nerval…,</i> 11 double sheets with calligraphic handwriting, 33 fine gouaches, Philippe Gonin, [Paris, c. 1932]. £400 to £600
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Nov. 20:</b> Murphy (Jill, author and illustrator) ARR. <i> Peace at Last & The Large Family: All in One Piece,</i> 10 pieces of original artwork from the two books, 1980 & 1987 (12). £1,800 to £2,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Nov. 20:</b> Rembrandt (Harmensz. van Rijn). Christ at Emmaus: the larger plate, etching and drypoint, 212 x 161mm, sheet 225 x 170mm, 1654. £1,000 to £1,500

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Rare Book Hub: 29 Auctions Archived, another 30 Upcoming this Week

For the week ended Friday, 13 September 2019, 29 auctions were archived to the Rare Book Hub Transaction Database; 6 denominated in euros, 3 in British pounds, 1 in Mexican pesos, and 19 in US dollars.  Turnover was $11,014,405 as 10,114 lots were offered and 8,927 sold for an 88% success rate.  An average lot brought $1,234.

 

3 auctions saw their total proceeds reach a million dollars: 

Heritage AuctionsLong Beach Expo U.S. Currency - Sessions 1-4 on September 6th: $3,728,396 
Heritage AuctionsLong Beach Expo World Currency - Sessions 1-2 on September 5th: $1,576,798 
SothebysMade in Britain on September 10th: $1,090,088 

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

Dominic Winter Book AuctionsPrinted Books, Maps and Documents on September 11th: 150.47% 
SothebysMade in Britain on September 10th: 124.26% 
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) Online bidstart 8/23 on September 2nd: 110.71% 


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

Heritage AuctionsWorld Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 9/3 on September 10th: 100.00% 
Heritage AuctionsThe Glynn and Suzanne Crain Science Fiction Collection Online Auction on September 12th: 99.79% 
Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Comics - bidstart 9/1 on September 8th: 99.55% 
Heritage AuctionsU.S. Currency Weekly - Internet Bidstart 9/3 on September 10th: 98.10% 
Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 9/1 on September 8th: 96.27% 
Heritage AuctionsLong Beach Expo World Currency - Session 3 on September 9th: 94.68% 
Heritage AuctionsLong Beach Expo U.S. Currency - Sessions 1-4 on September 6th: 94.12% 
Heritage AuctionsLong Beach Expo U.S. Currency - Session 5 on September 9th: 93.85% 
Aspire AuctionsBooks, Prints - Internet bidstart 8/30 on September 7th: 93.33% 
Heritage AuctionsLong Beach Expo World Currency - Sessions 1-2 on September 5th: 92.68% 
Dominic Winter Book AuctionsPrinted Books, Maps and Documents on September 11th: 91.95% 
Potter and Potter AuctionsSummer Magic Auction - Online only on August 17th: 91.30% 
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare BooksFine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on September 7th: 91.00% 
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 8/30 on September 6th: 89.47% 
Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Sports Collectibles Auction - online bidstart 8/11 on September 8th: 89.41% 
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) Online bidstart 8/23 on September 2nd: 87.69% 
SothebysMade in Britain on September 10th: 85.71% 
Forum AuctionsOnline Sale: Books and Works on Paper on September 5th: 84.80% 
 

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 September 11th Actual price: USD $237,575.
  2. Sothebys KAI (H. 45; F. 64) on September 10th Actual price: USD $99,938.
  3. Bonhams An oban tate-e print entitled Shimotsuke Kurokamiyama Kirifuri no taki (The Falling Mist Waterfall at Mount Kurokami in Shimotsuke Province) on September 11th Actual price: USD $93,825.
  4. Heritage Auctions Fr. 2404* $50 1928 Gold Certificate. PMG Choice Uncirculated 63 EPQ. on September 6th Actual price: USD $90,000.
  5. Sothebys LORD GOODMAN IN HIS YELLOW PYJAMAS (H. 32; F. 68) on September 10th Actual price: USD $84,563.
  6. Heritage Auctions Palestine Palestine Currency Board 50 Pounds 30.9.1929 Pick 10b PMG Very Fine 30. on September 5th Actual price: USD $78,000.
  7. Bonhams A nagaban tate-e print entitled Tsuru matsu yuki (Cranes on Snowladen Pine) on September 11th Actual price: USD $75,075.
  8. Bonhams An oban tate-e print entitled Washu Yoshino Yoshitsune uma arai no taki (Yoshitune's Horse-washing Falls at Yoshino in Yamato Province) on September 11th Actual price: USD $75,075.
  9. Sothebys WOMAN WITH AN ARM TATTOO (F. 40) on September 10th Actual price: USD $72,263.
  10. Heritage Auctions East Africa East African Currency Board, Mombasa 1000 Shillings or 50 Pounds 15.12.1921 Pick 18 PMG About Uncirculated 53. on September 5th Actual price: USD $72,000.
  11. Heritage Auctions East Africa East African Currency Board, Mombasa 200 Shillings or 10 Pounds 15.12.1921 Pick 17 PMG Choice Uncirculated 63. on September 5th Actual price: USD $63,000.
  12. Bonhams An oban tate-e print entitled Toto Aoigaoka no taki (The Falls at Aoigaoka in the Eastern Capital) on September 11th Actual price: USD $47,575.
  13. Heritage Auctions San Francisco, CA - $10 Original National Gold Bank Note Fr. 1143 The National Gold Bank & Trust Company Ch. # 1994 PMG Very Fine 25. on September 6th Actual price: USD $43,200.
  14. Sothebys GIRL SITTING (H. 33) on September 10th Actual price: USD $43,050.
  15. Sothebys BROOKLYN BRIDGE, 1982 on September 10th Actual price: USD $43,050.
  16. Sothebys MOTHER, LOS ANGELES, DECEMBER 1982 on September 10th Actual price: USD $41,513.
  17. Heritage Auctions T15 $50 1861 PF-1 Cr. 79 PMG Choice Uncirculated 63. on September 6th Actual price: USD $38,400.
  18. Heritage Auctions Fr. 9 $10 1861 Demand Note PMG Very Fine 25. on September 6th Actual price: USD $36,000.
  19. Sothebys BELLA (H. 30; F. 31) on September 10th Actual price: USD $33,825.
  20. Heritage Auctions Lindsay, CA - $10 1902 Plain Back Fr. 627 The Lindsay NB Ch. # (P)9710 PMG Very Fine 25. on September 6th Actual price: USD $33,600.
  21. Heritage Auctions Dinuba, CA - $20 1902 Plain Back Fr. 652 The First NB Ch. # (P)9158 PMG Very Fine 20. on September 6th Actual price: USD $33,600.
  22. Heritage Auctions T1 $1,000 1861 PF-1 Cr. 1 PMG Extremely Fine 40. on September 6th Actual price: USD $31,200.
  23. Dominic Winter Book Auctions Il Decamerone on September 11th Actual price: USD $30,996.
  24. Heritage Auctions Salem, NC - $5 Original Fr. 397a The First NB Ch. # 1659 PMG Very Fine 25. on September 6th Actual price: USD $30,000.
  25. Sothebys KATE MOSS, MARRAKECH (CONTACT), 1993 on September 10th Actual price: USD $29,213.




29 total sales reported this week:

Morton Subastas. Graphic Work and Photography on September 12th: 53.74%
RR Auction. Fine Autograph and Artifact Auction - online bidstart 8/16 on September 12th: 63.52%
Dominic Winter Book Auctions. Printed Books, Maps and Documents on September 11th: 91.95%
Freemans. Photography and Photobooks on September 11th: 60.08%
Bonhams. Fine Japanese and Korean Art - Prints on September 11th: 63.09%
Winter Associates. Prints on September 9th: 75.00%
Heritage Auctions. The Glynn and Suzanne Crain Science Fiction Collection Online Auction on September 12th: 99.79%
Bruun Rasmussen. Prints on September 10th: 77.19%
Sothebys. Made in Britain on September 10th: 85.71%
Heritage Auctions. World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 9/3 on September 10th: 100.00%
Heritage Auctions. U.S. Currency Weekly - Internet Bidstart 9/3 on September 10th: 98.10%
Heritage Auctions. Long Beach Expo U.S. Currency - Session 5 on September 9th: 93.85%
Heritage Auctions. Long Beach Expo World Currency - Session 3 on September 9th: 94.68%
Potter and Potter Auctions. Summer Magic Auction - Online only on August 17th: 91.30%
Forum Auctions. Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper on September 5th: 84.80%
Heritage Auctions. Long Beach Expo U.S. Currency - Sessions 1-4 on September 6th: 94.12%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 9/1 on September 8th: 99.55%
Heritage Auctions. Long Beach Expo World Currency - Sessions 1-2 on September 5th: 92.68%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) Online bidstart 8/23 on September 2nd: 87.69%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 9/1 on September 8th: 96.27%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles Auction - online bidstart 8/11 on September 8th: 89.41%
Michaans Auctions. Gallery Auction - Books, Prints, Photographs on September 7th: 50.00%
Aspire Auctions. Books, Prints - Internet bidstart 8/30 on September 7th: 93.33%
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on September 7th: 91.00%
Bonhams. Prints and Multiples Online - bidstart 8/28 on September 6th: 59.38%
Catawiki B. V.. Art and Photography - Online bidstart 8/30 on September 7th: 44.00%
Catawiki B. V.. Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 8/30 on September 8th: 43.75%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 8/30 on September 6th: 89.47%
Catawiki B. V.. Autographs and Manuscripts - Online bidstart 8/23 on September 1st: 61.36%


For the week ahead 30 sales are scheduled:

Mon. Sep. 16th
Skinner. Marlborough. Japanese Prints online, Bidstart 9/9. 220 lots
Bruun Rasmussen. Copenhagen. Prints. 59 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 9/6. 77 lots

Tue. Sep. 17th
Sothebys. London. Prints and Multiples. 183 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. U.S. Currency Weekly - Internet Bidstart 9/10. 584 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 9/10. 237 lots
Forum Auctions. London. Online Sale: Forever in Fashion: Important Photographs from the Norman Parkinson Archive. 60 lots
Bruun Rasmussen. Copenhagen. Books and Old Prints. 7 lots
Bonhams. New York. The Air and Space Sale. 86 lots

Wed. Sep. 18th
Nye & Company Auctioneers. Bloomfield. Collector's Passion Auction. 61 lots
Christies. London - King Street. Prints and Multiples. 169 lots
Kedem Auctions Ltd.. Jerusalem . Judaica: Books, Manuscripts, Rabbinical Letters and Ceremonial Art. 433 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Monthly Photographs - Internet bidstart 8/28. 98 lots

Thu. Sep. 19th
Bonhams. London. Prints and Multiples. 349 lots
PBA Galleries. San Francisco. Cartography, Exploration & Voyages: The Warren Heckrotte and Margaret Gee Collection (with additions. 223 lots
Sothebys. London. Banksy Online - bidstart 9/9. 44 lots
Swann Galleries. New York. 19th & 20th Century Prints & Drawings. 505 lots
Freemans. Philadelphia. Books, Maps and Manuscripts.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. The David Hall T206 Collection Part II Sports Cards Catalog. 525 lots
Kedem Auctions Ltd.. Jerusalem . Jewish and Israeli History and Culture. 270 lots
Freemans. Philadelphia. The Collection of Victor Niederhoffer: Books and Autographs.
Alaska Auction. Anchorage. Prints. 43 lots

Fri. Sep. 20th
Ader. PARIS. Photobooks. 293 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 9/13. 131 lots

Sat. Sep. 21st
Eldreds. East Dennis,. Antiques and Accessories - Books and Prints. 62 lots
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Franklin. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper. 200 lots
RR Auction. Amherst. Remarkable Rarities - Featuring Gangsters - bidstart 9/13. 85 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. The David and Janice Frent Collection Presidential & Political Americana, Part VI. 791 lots

Sun. Sep. 22nd
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 9/15. 179 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 9/15.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 9/15.
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 9/13. 47 lots

Bruce McKinney

RBH and AE

  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b><br>Dr. Seuss, pen, ink & watercolor, calendar illustration, Thomas D. Murphy Company, 1937. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Georges Lepape, <i>Sur la Terrasse,</i> gouache & pencil, cover for <i>Vogue,</i> 1930. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Charles Dana Gibson, <i>The Coming Game, Yale vs. Vassar,</i> pen & ink, for <i>Life</i> magazine, 1895. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b><br>H.A. Rey, color pencil, charcoal, watercolor & gouache, for <i>Rafi et les 9 singes,</i> 1939. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Ernest H. Shepard, pen & ink, for Kenneth Grahame’s <i>Bertie’s Escapade,</i> 1949. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Charles Schulz, <i>The Biggest Star Measured So Far,</i> ink & wash, original <i>Peanuts</i> cartoon, published 1961. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Saul Steinberg, <i>12 Biographies, A to B,</i> pen & ink with collage, final illustration in his book <i>The Labyrinth,</i> 1960. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b><br>Jo Mielziner, <i>A Streetcar Named Desire,</i> watercolor, graphite & gouache, first color study for the award-winning 1947 production. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Charles Addams, <i>Nevermore,</i> watercolor & ink, for <i>The New Yorker,</i> 1973. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> James Montgomery Flagg, <i>I Should Worry,</i> watercolor, gouache & graphite, cover for <i>Judge</i> magazine, 1914. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Edward Gorey, <i>Swan Lake, Hunters/Siegfried, Van Rothbart,</i> watercolor, pen & ink, costume designs, 1975. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Ludwig Bemelmans, <i>Sketch for Madeline,</i> gouache & ink. $6,000 to $9,000.
  • <b>Old World Auctions (Nov 13):</b> Lot 4. First printed world map to depict western Australia, 1680. Est. $7500 - $9000
    <b>Old World Auctions (Nov 13):</b> Lot 31. One of the finest celestial charts ever produced, 1708. Est. $2500 - $3250
    <b>Old World Auctions (Nov 13):</b> Lot 35. Stunning French armillary sphere, 1805. Est. $4000 - $5000
    <b>Old World Auctions (Nov 13):</b> Lot 47. Speed's popular carte-a-figures map of the Americas, 1626. Est. $4750 - $6000
    <b>Old World Auctions (Nov 13):</b> Lot 110. 1960 election map of the United States, 1960. Est. $250 - $325
    <b>Old World Auctions (Nov 13):</b> Lot 115.<br>Arrowsmith's large-format map used by Lewis & Clark, 1802. Est. $8000 - $10000
    <b>Old World Auctions (Nov 13):</b> Lot 359. German WWI propaganda map showing a "European brawl", 1914. Est. $1400 - $1700
    <b>Old World Auctions (Nov 13):</b> Lot 380. The "Beetle" map of northern Europe, 1746. Est. $240 - $300
    <b>Old World Auctions (Nov 13):</b> Lot 476. Braun & Hogenberg's first plan of Moscow, 1575. Est. $2400 - $3000
    <b>Old World Auctions (Nov 13):</b> Lot 582. The first European-printed map of China, 1584. Est. $5500 - $6500
    <b>Old World Auctions (Nov 13):</b> Lot 673. Complete French atlas with 62 maps in contemporary color, 1787. Est. $2750 - $3500
    <b>Old World Auctions (Nov 13):</b> Lot 676. Finley's early and important American atlas, 1828. Est. $4500 - $5500
  • <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 25th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b> Fust-Schöffer-Bibel from Gutenberg-Press, 1462. Est: € 1,000,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>J. W. Weinmann, <i>Phytanthoza-Iconographia,</i> 1735-45. Est: € 60,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>O. Kokoschka, <i>Die träumenden Knaben,</i> 1917. Est: € 10,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 25th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>Z. Lilius, <i>Orbis breviarium,</i> 1493. <br>Est: € 10,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b> <i>Gazette du Bon Ton,</i> 1912-22.<br>Est: € 14,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>M. Chagall, <i>Daphnis & Chloé,</i> 1961. Est: € 100,000
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    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>C. Ptolemaeus, <i>Geographie,</i> 1513.<br>Est: € 100,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>E. L. Kirchner, <i>Umbra vitae,</i> 1924.<br>Est: € 6,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>J. Miró, <i>Midi le trèfle blanc,</i> 1968. Est: € 2,000
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    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b> Clemens V., <i>Constitutiones,</i> 1471.<br>Est: € 14,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>C. Gesner, <i>Tierbuch, Vogelbuch, Fischbuch,</i> 1563-81. Est: € 5,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>M. Beckmann, <i>Fanferlieschen Schönefüßchen,</i> 1924. Est: € 10,000
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