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Rare Book Hub: 62 Auctions Archived, another 19 Upcoming this Week

For the week ended Friday, 18 December 2020, 62 auctions were archived to Rare Book Hub’s Transactions+ Database; 1 denominated in Canadian dollars, 2 in Swiss francs, 1 in Danish kroner, 21 in euros, 10 in British pounds, 1 in Mexican pesos and 26 in US dollars.

 

Turnover was a stellar $67,288,721 as 83% of all lots offered sold. Twenty-six thousand one hundred and thirty-four lots were offered and 21,705 changed hands.  The pace of sales continued to surge into the holidays.  Even as we are taking a deep breath the spring is looking to be robust.  Collectible paper is on fire.

 

 15 auctions saw total proceeds reach a million dollars: 


Heritage AuctionsFall Sports Collectible Catalogue Auction on December 13th: $22,056,405 
SothebysA Grand Vision: The David H. Arrington Collection of Ansel Adams Masterworks on December 14th: $6,433,714 
Heritage AuctionsAnimation Art on December 13th: $4,277,278 
Forum AuctionsOnly Banksy on December 7th: $3,094,473 
Pierre Berge and AssociesPierre Bergé's Library - 5th sale on December 16th: $3,091,548 
BonhamsPrints and Multiples on December 15th: $3,072,999 
SothebysFine Books and Manuscripts, Including Selections from the Collection of Barbara and Ira Lipman - bid on December 16th: $3,054,122 
SothebysBooks and Manuscripts - bidstart 12/7 on December 15th: $2,644,461 
BonhamsFine Books, Atlases, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs on December 17th: $2,001,865 
SothebysPrints and Multiples - Online, bidstart 12/4 on December 16th: $1,943,676 
Arenberg AuctionsPrints and Drawings on December 12th: $1,880,905 
OSENATBooks and Manuscripts on December 9th: $1,801,714 
Robert Siegel GalleriesU.S. and Hawaii Stamps and Postal History on December 18th: $1,694,769 
RR AuctionSteve Jobs + Apple - bidstart 12/10 on December 17th: $1,584,166 
Heritage AuctionsOnce Upon a Time - Rare Children's Literature from Justin G. Schiller, Ltd. on December 16th: $1,444,753 

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

TooveysPaper Collectables on December 11th: 335.28% 
Litchfield County AuctionsThe Estate of Richard I. Johnson on December 8th: 252.53% 
RR AuctionSteve Jobs + Apple - bidstart 12/10 on December 17th: 213.21% 
Pierre Berge and AssociesPierre Bergé's Library - 5th sale on December 16th: 204.43% 
BonhamsFine Books, Atlases, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs on December 17th: 185.77% 
OSENATBooks and Manuscripts on December 9th: 166.46% 
SothebysBooks and Manuscripts - bidstart 12/7 on December 15th: 152.68% 
OSENATTHE INCREDIBLE COLLECTION - 65 POSTERS BY JACQUES FARIA 1898-1956 AND VARIOUS on December 13th: 142.16% 
Dominic Winter Book AuctionsMilitary & Aviation History, Medals & Militaria, Barnes Wallis & Winston Churchill on December 17th: 140.95% 
Forum AuctionsOnly Banksy on December 7th: 140.15% 
Forum AuctionsOnline Sale: Books and Works on Paper on December 16th: 138.39% 
Robert Siegel GalleriesU.S. and Hawaii Stamps and Postal History on December 18th: 132.83% 
Arenberg AuctionsPrints and Drawings on December 12th: 132.65% 
Dominic Winter Book Auctions19th & 20th Photography, China, Formosa & Japan, Military Cased Images on December 16th: 127.00% 
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 11/27 on December 9th: 126.43% 
Heritage AuctionsOnce Upon a Time - Rare Children's Literature from Justin G. Schiller, Ltd. on December 16th: 123.31% 
Aspire AuctionsFine Art Prints, Books - online bidstart 12/4 on December 12th: 112.52% 
BonhamsPrints and Multiples on December 15th: 112.09% 
Bruun RasmussenBook, Prints and Photographs on December 15th: 110.74% 
Catawiki B. V.Autographs and Manuscripts - bidstart 11/27 on December 6th: 106.80% 
SothebysA Grand Vision: The David H. Arrington Collection of Ansel Adams Masterworks on December 14th: 104.94% 
Heritage AuctionsWorld Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 12/8 on December 15th: 104.41% 
Carlsen GalleryF. D. Cawley Estate on December 13th: 103.42% 


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

Forum AuctionsOnly Banksy on December 7th: 100.00% 
Heritage AuctionsAnimation Art on December 13th: 99.80% 
Heritage AuctionsComics, Animation, & Art Weekly Online - bidstart 12/6 on December 14th: 99.69% 
Heritage AuctionsWorld Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 12/8 on December 15th: 99.48% 
Heritage AuctionsOnce Upon a Time - Rare Children's Literature from Justin G. Schiller, Ltd. on December 16th: 99.43% 
Heritage AuctionsUS Currency Weekly Online - Bidstart 12/8 on December 15th: 99.35% 
Potter and Potter AuctionsWinter Magic Auction on December 12th: 99.09% 
Litchfield County AuctionsThe Estate of Richard I. Johnson on December 8th: 97.85% 
Heritage AuctionsMovie Posters Weekly - Bidstart 12/6 on December 13th: 96.58% 
Forum AuctionsOnline Sale: Books and Works on Paper on December 16th: 96.25% 
Heritage AuctionsFall Sports Collectible Catalogue Auction on December 13th: 96.13% 
RR AuctionSteve Jobs + Apple - bidstart 12/10 on December 17th: 96.00% 
Robert Siegel GalleriesU.S. and Hawaii Stamps and Postal History on December 18th: 95.58% 
Pierre Berge and AssociesPierre Bergé's Library - 5th sale on December 16th: 95.48% 
Aspire AuctionsFine Art Prints, Books - online bidstart 12/4 on December 12th: 95.12% 
Carlsen GalleryF. D. Cawley Estate on December 13th: 95.00% 
Lancaster Mennonite Historical SocietyRare and Used Book Auction on November 30th: 94.75% 
Leland Little AuctionsHoliday Estate Auction on December 17th: 94.12% 
SothebysA Grand Vision: The David H. Arrington Collection of Ansel Adams Masterworks on December 14th: 93.50% 
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 11/27 on December 9th: 93.33% 
Fonsie Mealy AuctioneersRare Books, Literature and Collectors' Sale on December 9th: 92.40% 
Dorotheum Books and Decorative Graphics on December 14th: 91.56% 
Dominic Winter Book AuctionsMilitary & Aviation History, Medals & Militaria, Barnes Wallis & Winston Churchill on December 17th: 90.77% 
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare BooksFine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on December 12th: 90.50% 
BonhamsFine Books, Atlases, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs on December 17th: 89.29% 
SothebysPrints and Multiples - Online, bidstart 12/4 on December 16th: 87.85% 
TooveysPaper Collectables on December 11th: 87.29% 
Bruun RasmussenBook, Prints and Photographs on December 15th: 86.58% 
OSENATBooks and Manuscripts on December 9th: 86.48% 
Dominic Winter Book Auctions19th & 20th Photography, China, Formosa & Japan, Military Cased Images on December 16th: 84.67% 
Rachel Davis Fine ArtsPrints & Drawings, Fine and Decorative Arts on December 12th: 83.47% 
Adams Amsterdam AuctionsModern and Contemporary Art - Prints, Photographs on December 15th: 83.15% 
Trafford BooksEphemera, Cigarette Cards, Photographs, Postcards, Postage Stamps and Postal History. on December 16th: 81.01% 
SothebysBooks and Manuscripts - bidstart 12/7 on December 15th: 80.57% 
Koller AuctionsPrints and Multiples - Online, bidstart 11/30 on December 10th: 80.49% 
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 12/4 on December 11th: 80.41% 
Catawiki B. V.Autographs and Manuscripts - bidstart 11/27 on December 6th: 80.33% 

Kedem Auctions Ltd.. Judaica Books, Manuscripts, Letters, Objects on December 9th: 80.00%  

 

Top 25 Lots Reported This Past Week.
  1. Heritage Auctions 1979 O-Pee-Chee Wayne Gretzky #18 Rookie PSA Gem Mint 10--Population Two! on December 13th Actual price: USD $1,290,000.
  2. Sothebys The Grand Tetons and the Snake River, Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming on December 14th Actual price: USD $988,000.
  3. Heritage Auctions 1997 Metal Universe Michael Jordan (Precious Metal Gems – Green) #23 PSA Authentic - #'d 9/100. on December 13th Actual price: USD $915,000.
  4. Sothebys Le con d'Irène. on December 15th Actual price: USD $722,959.
  5. Heritage Auctions 1979 Topps Wayne Gretzky #18 Rookie PSA Gem Mint 10--Population Two! on December 13th Actual price: USD $720,000.
  6. Sothebys Half Dome, Merced River, Winter, Yosemite Valley on December 14th Actual price: USD $685,500.
  7. Sothebys Moonrise, Hernandez, New Mexico' on December 14th Actual price: USD $685,500.
  8. RR Auction Steve Wozniak's Hand-Drawn Apple 2 Schematics on December 17th Actual price: USD $630,273.
  9. Sothebys 1933 Goudey #144 Babe Ruth PSA Mint 9 on December 16th Actual price: USD $528,200.
  10. Sothebys Jazz (Duthuit Books 22 bis) on December 16th Actual price: USD $441,000.
  11. Sothebys Winter Sunrise, Sierra Nevada, from Lone Pine, California on December 14th Actual price: USD $403,200.
  12. Bonhams Girl with Balloon on December 15th Actual price: USD $401,164.
  13. Bonhams Jazz, Tériade, Paris, 1947 on December 15th Actual price: USD $384,463.
  14. Heritage Auctions 2013-14 Panini Prizm Giannis Antetokounmpo (Autograph Prizms Black) #33 (1/1) BGS 9.5 Autograph 10. on December 13th Actual price: USD $384,000.
  15. Heritage Auctions 1916 M101-4 Sporting News Babe Ruth #151 SGC VG/EX 4 - New To The Hobby! on December 13th Actual price: USD $360,000.
  16. Sothebys Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite National Park, California on December 14th Actual price: USD $327,600.
  17. Forum Auctions Donuts (Special Edition - Chocolate) on December 7th Actual price: USD $322,126.
  18. Heritage Auctions 1933 Babe Ruth Signed New York Yankees Player's Contract. on December 13th Actual price: USD $300,000.
  19. Heritage Auctions 2003 Bowman Chrome Rookies & Stars LeBron James (Chrome Gold Refractor) #123 PSA Gem Mint 10 - #'d 50/50. on December 13th Actual price: USD $288,000.
  20. Heritage Auctions Peanuts Early Character Illustrations by Charles Schulz (1953/1954). on December 13th Actual price: USD $288,000.
  21. Bonhams The Holy Bible, Containing the Old Testament and the New, sold as an association item on December 17th Actual price: USD $271,987.
  22. Heritage Auctions 1933 Delong Lou Gehrig #7 PSA NM-MT+ 8.5 - Pop One, None Higher! on December 13th Actual price: USD $264,000.
  23. Forum Auctions Girl with Balloon on December 7th Actual price: USD $257,356.
  24. Heritage Auctions 1979-80 O-Pee-Chee Hockey Wax Box With 48 Unopened Packs - with Gretzky Rookie on Back of Pack! on December 13th Actual price: USD $252,000.
  25. Bonhams Rorke's Drift. 22-23 Jany. 1879, autograph draft manuscript for the account presented by John Chard V.C. to Queen Victoria, WITH EXTENSIVE ANNOTATIONS, ADDITIONS AND CORRECTIONS on December 17th Actual price: USD $238,031.



62 total sales reported this week:

Koller Auctions. Photography on December 9th: 64.23%
Koller Auctions. Prints and Multiples - Online, bidstart 11/30 on December 10th: 80.49%
Robert Siegel Galleries. U.S. and Hawaii Stamps and Postal History on December 18th: 95.58%
Holabird Kagin Americana. Holiday 2020: Railroad, Mining, Americana, Numismatic on December 18th: 59.34%
Litchfield County Auctions. The Estate of Richard I. Johnson on December 8th: 97.85%
Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society. Rare and Used Book Auction on November 30th: 94.75%
Kiefer Buch und Kunstauktionen. Books, Graphics modern and ancient Arts, Antiques on December 12th: 50.19%
RR Auction. Steve Jobs + Apple - bidstart 12/10 on December 17th: 96.00%
PBA Galleries. Americana - Travel and Exploration - World History - Cartography on December 17th: 66.32%
Leland Little Auctions. Holiday Estate Auction on December 17th: 94.12%
Holabird Kagin Americana. Holiday 2020: Stocks and Bonds (Mining, Railroad, Other) on December 17th: 69.38%
Dominic Winter Book Auctions. Military & Aviation History, Medals & Militaria, Barnes Wallis & Winston Churchill on December 17th: 90.77%
Bonhams. Fine Books, Atlases, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs on December 17th: 89.29%
ALDE. Old Books from the 15th-19th Centuries on December 17th: 59.57%
Pierre Berge and Associes. Pierre Bergé's Library - 5th sale on December 16th: 95.48%
Bruun Rasmussen. Book, Prints and Photographs on December 15th: 86.58%
Trafford Books. Ephemera, Cigarette Cards, Photographs, Postcards, Postage Stamps and Postal History. on December 16th: 81.01%
Sothebys. Prints and Multiples - Online, bidstart 12/4 on December 16th: 87.85%
Sothebys. Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including Selections from the Collection of Barbara and Ira Lipman - bid on December 16th: 66.91%
Forum Auctions. Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper on December 16th: 96.25%
Forum Auctions. Forum Auctions @ Artsy on December 16th: 40.00%
Dominic Winter Book Auctions. 19th & 20th Photography, China, Formosa & Japan, Military Cased Images on December 16th: 84.67%
A.H. Wilkens Auctions & Appraisals. Antique Books, Maps, Prints and Documents on December 16th: 67.38%
Heritage Auctions. Once Upon a Time - Rare Children's Literature from Justin G. Schiller, Ltd. on December 16th: 99.43%
Sothebys. Books and Manuscripts - bidstart 12/7 on December 15th: 80.57%
Doyle New York. Photographs on December 15th: 70.29%
Bonhams. Prints and Multiples on December 15th: 77.12%
Bearnes Hampton and Littlewood. Specialist Sporting and Collectors Sale on December 15th: 62.71%
Aste Bolaffi. Rare Books and Autographs on December 15th: 67.51%
ALDE. Modern Illustrated Books and Original Bindings on December 15th: 79.50%
ALDE. First Editions of the 19th and 20th Centuries on December 15th: 63.96%
Tessier & Sarrou and Associates. Comic Strips on December 12th: 76.38%
Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers. Rare Books, Literature and Collectors' Sale on December 9th: 92.40%
Heritage Auctions. US Currency Weekly Online - Bidstart 12/8 on December 15th: 99.35%
Heritage Auctions. World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 12/8 on December 15th: 99.48%
Sothebys. A Grand Vision: The David H. Arrington Collection of Ansel Adams Masterworks on December 14th: 93.50%
Dorotheum . Books and Decorative Graphics on December 14th: 91.56%
Bonhams. The Gift of Photographs - bidstart 12/4 on December 14th: 53.29%
Adams Amsterdam Auctions. Modern and Contemporary Art - Prints, Photographs on December 15th: 83.15%
Adams Amsterdam Auctions. Fine Art and Aboriginal Art on December 14th: 78.13%
Heritage Auctions. Comics, Animation, & Art Weekly Online - bidstart 12/6 on December 14th: 99.69%
Heritage Auctions. Animation Art on December 13th: 99.80%
Heritage Auctions. Fall Sports Collectible Catalogue Auction on December 13th: 96.13%
Carlsen Gallery. F. D. Cawley Estate on December 13th: 95.00%
Rachel Davis Fine Arts. Prints & Drawings, Fine and Decorative Arts on December 12th: 83.47%
Potter and Potter Auctions. Winter Magic Auction on December 12th: 99.09%
Morton Subastas. Opportunity - Books, Prints - bidstart 12/2 on December 12th: 33.90%
Aspire Auctions. Fine Art Prints, Books - online bidstart 12/4 on December 12th: 95.12%
Tooveys. Paper Collectables on December 11th: 87.29%
Arenberg Auctions. Prints and Drawings on December 12th: 78.43%
OSENAT. THE INCREDIBLE COLLECTION - 65 POSTERS BY JACQUES FARIA 1898-1956 AND VARIOUS on December 13th: 60.00%
OSENAT. Books and Manuscripts on December 9th: 86.48%
Forum Auctions. Only Banksy on December 7th: 100.00%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 12/4 on December 11th: 80.41%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 11/27 on December 9th: 93.33%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - bidstart 11/27 on December 8th: 63.83%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 11/27 on December 7th: 78.89%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - bidstart 11/27 on December 6th: 25.00%
Catawiki B. V.. Autographs and Manuscripts - bidstart 11/27 on December 6th: 80.33%
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on December 12th: 90.50%
Kedem Auctions Ltd.. Judaica Books, Manuscripts, Letters, Objects on December 9th: 80.00%
Heritage Auctions. Movie Posters Weekly - Bidstart 12/6 on December 13th: 96.58%

 


For the week ahead 19 sales are scheduled:

Mon. Dec. 21st
Dorotheum . Vienna. Modern and Contemporary Art - Prints. 17 lots
Holabird Kagin Americana. Reno. Holiday 2020: Dealer Part 2. 450 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - bidstart 12/11. 90 lots
Bruun Rasmussen. Copenhagen. Prints. 68 lots
Sothebys. New York. Four Decades: In Celebration of AIPAD. 88 lots

Tue. Dec. 22nd
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. US Currency Weekly Online - Bidstart 12/15. 456 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 12/15. 217 lots
Soler Y Llach. Barcelona. Rare and Valuable Books. 173 lots
Kedem Auctions Ltd.. Jerusalem . Jewish and Israeli History, Art and Culture. 413 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - bidstart 12/11. 48 lots
William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals. Chadds Ford, PA . Online Only - Timed Eclectic Variety Auction. 33 lots

Wed. Dec. 23rd
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 12/11. 150 lots

Fri. Dec. 25th
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 12/18. 92 lots

Sat. Dec. 26th
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Franklin. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper. 200 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Art and Photography - bidstart 12/18. 43 lots

Sun. Dec. 27th
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Comics, Animation, & Art Weekly Online - bidstart 12/20.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Movie Posters Weekly - Bidstart 12/20.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sports Collectibles Weekly - Bidstart 12/13. 242 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Autographs and Manuscripts - bidstart 12/18. 39 lots

Bruce McKinney

RBH and AE

  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Collection of a Connoisseur:<br>History in Manuscript, Part 2<br>27 April 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Ronald Reagan. Series of 37 letters to Senator George Murphy, and related material, 1968-90. £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Chaim Weizmann. Autograph letter signed, to General Sir Gilbert Clayton, 6 September 1918. £20,000 to £30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Sir Winston Churchill. Autograph letter signed, to Pamela, Lady Lytton, 1942. £20,000 to $30,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Collection of a Connoisseur:<br>History in Manuscript, Part 2<br>27 April 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Oscar Wilde. Five autograph letters signed, to Alsager Vian, 1887. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Napoleon I. Letter signed to Admiral Ganteaume, ordering the invasion of England, 22 August 1805. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Horatio, Viscount Nelson, and Emma Hamilton. Two autograph letter signed, to Catherine and George Matcham, 1805. £6,000 to £8,000.
  • <center><b>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>Timed auction, April 29</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1032. RATZER, BERNARD. Plan of the City of New York in North America, surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1011. [BROADSIDE]. Life, Last Words and Dying Confession, of Rachel Wall... $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1055. BEATON, CECIL. Scrapbook prepared by Cecil Beaton over the period 1935-1944, with some later inclusions. $800 to $1,200.
    <center><b>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>Timed auction, April 29</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1051. ADDAMS, CHARLES. Original drawing "I hope the power doesn't go out until after Masterpiece Theatre." $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1037. The Campaign Speeches of Nixon of Kennedy, inscribed to William Safire by Richard Nixon and secretarially for John Kennedy. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1036. Celebration of the Commencement of Work on Rapid Transit Railroad. March 24th 1900, one o'clock, City Hall Park, New York. $200 to $300.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1005. 1955 Brooklyn Dodgers signed baseball including Jackie Robinson. $3,000 to $5,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Frances Palmer, <i>Battle of Buena Vista,</i> chromolithograph, New York, 1847. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Antonio Colmenero de Ledesma, the earliest publication concerned solely with chocolate, first edition, Madrid, 1631. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Romans Bernard, <i>An Exact View of the Late Battle at Charlestown, June 17th, 1775,</i> engraving, 1776. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> <i>A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston,</i> English edition, London, 1770. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> William Soule, <i>Lodge of the Plains Indians,</i> albumen print, 1872. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Manuscript document to enforce New York’s “Agreement of Non-Importation” during the heyday of the Sons of Liberty, New York, 1769. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Clarence Mackenzie, <i>Drummer Boy of the 13th Regiment of Brooklyn,</i> salt print with applied color, 1861. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Moses Lopez, <i>A Lunar Calendar,</i> first Jewish calendar published in America, Newport, RI, 1806. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b><br>The Book of Mormon, first edition, Palmyra, 1830. $30,000 to $40,000.
  • <center><b>Doyle<br>Stage & Screen<br>Auction April 28</b>
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 12. OKLAHOMA! Celeste Holm's vocal score for Oklahoma! inscribed by Richard Rodgers. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 20. WILSON, DOOLEY. Fine inscribed photograph to Celeste Holm with Casablanca reference. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 79. Original production script of the Broadway musical CATS with notes written by Claude Tessier. $600 to $900.
    <center><b>Doyle<br>Stage & Screen<br>Auction April 28</b>
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 139. STEPHEN SONDHEIM. Autographed musical manuscript signed for "Broadway Baby" from Follies. $500 to $800.
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 180.<br>Cecil Beaton. Headdress for Liza at the Ball, from My Fair Lady, circa 1962. $700 to $900.
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 177.<br>Cecil Beaton. Set Design for The Gainsborough Girls, 1951. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 54. Fanciful engraving of earth's interior with magma core and errupting volcanoes (1682). $1500 to $1800.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 165. Rare state of Jefferys' influential map of New England in contemporary color (1755). $8000 to $9500.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 177. Mouzon's foundation map of the Carolinas (1775). $10000 to $13000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 183. Very rare first state of De Fer's map of the Lower Mississippi Valley (1715). $20000 to $25000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 253. Scarce Scottish edition based on Ellicott's plan of Washington, D.C. (1796). $2400 to $3000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 313. Stunning view of Philadelphia by John Bachmann (1850). $3250 to $4250.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 338. Rare Civil War map based on Bucholtz map of Virginia (1862). $9500 to $12000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 667. First map to accurately show Luzon in Philippines (1590). $6000 to $7500.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 682. Rare map of Shanghai International Settlement published just after WWI (1918). $7000 to $9000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 738. Coronelli's superb map of the Pacific showing the Island of California (1697) Est. $2400 - $3000
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 743. A cornerstone piece in the mapping of Australia and New Zealand (1726) Est. $6000 - $7500
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 781. An uncommon signature during Jefferson's Governorship of Virginia (1779) Est. $9500 - $11000