• <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Zang Tumb Tuuum:<br>la révolution futuriste<br>Online Auction<br>30 November – 7 December</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 18:</b> The "Official Edition" of the United States Constitution and the First Printing of the Final Text of the Constitution, 1787. $15,000,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Marinetti, Filippo Tommaso. I Paroliberi Futuristi. 1914-1915. 8 p. Unique corrected proofs, for an anthology that remained unpublished. €40,000 to €60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Cangiullo, Francesco. Studenti in Lettere. Università. 1915. Seminal work, featured in 3 historical futurist exhibitions. €20,000 to €30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Cangiullo, Francesco. Chiaro di luna. Circa 1915. Collage and gouache on paper. €15,000 to €20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Marinetti, Filippo Tommaso. Manicure. Faire les ongles à l'Italie. Circa 1915. A fantastic parody of an advertising poster. €20,000 to €30,000.
  • <center><b>Fonsie Mealy’s<br>Christmas Rare Books<br>& Collectors' Sale<br>December 7th & 8th, 2021</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy’s, Dec. 7-8:</b> Ortelius (Abraham). <i>Theatrum Orbis Terrarum,</i> folio, Antwerp, 1570, First Edition (2nd Issue), 53 double-page maps, contemporary hand colouring. €40,000 to €60,000.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy’s, Dec. 7-8:</b> An original engraved facsimile copy of the Declaration of Independence of 4 July 1776, issued by order of Congress on 4 July 1823 in a limited edition of 200 copies on fine parchment. €20,000 to €30,000.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy’s, Dec. 7-8:</b> Joyce (James). <i>Ulysses.</i> Shakespeare & Co., Rue de l’Odeon, Paris 1922. No. 559 of 1000 Copies of the First Edn.,, one of 750 Copies on handmade paper. €10,000 to €15,000.
    <center><b>Fonsie Mealy’s<br>Christmas Rare Books<br>& Collectors' Sale<br>December 7th & 8th, 2021</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy’s, Dec. 7-8:</b> Malton (James) [1761-1803]. A fine quality set of twenty-five hand coloured aquatint Views of Dublin, as published for <i>A Picturesque and Descriptive View of the City of Dublin</i>. €6,000 to €7,000.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy’s, Dec. 7-8:</b> 'Bloody Sunday.' An original Admission Ticket to Croke Park, Great Challenge Match (Football), Tipperary v. Dublin, Sunday, November 21,1920. Pink card, 3 ins x 4 ¼ ins. €4,000 to €5,000.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy’s, Dec. 7-8:</b> Joyce (James). <i>Haveth Childers Everywhere - Fragment from Work in Progress,</i> Paris & N.Y., 1930, First Edn., Signed and Limited No. 50 (100) Copies. €4,000 to €6,000.
    <center><b>Fonsie Mealy’s<br>Christmas Rare Books<br>& Collectors' Sale<br>December 7th & 8th, 2021</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy’s, Dec. 7-8:</b> Edward Lyons, Irish (1726-1801). Genealogy: <i>The FitzGerald's Arms of Carton House, Kildare,</i> pen and ink and watercolour on laid paper. €3,000 to €4,000.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy’s, Dec. 7-8:</b> Yeats (William Butler). <i>Poems.</i> Cuala Press, D. 1935, stiff blue paper covers, unlettered as issued, coloured initials and ornaments hand-drawn by Elizabeth Corbet Yeats. One of 300 copies. €2,000 to €3,000.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy’s, Dec. 7-8:</b> A fine and important collection of Ulster Wit. Belfast Political Scrapbook, 19th century. €1,500 to €2,000.
    <center><b>Fonsie Mealy’s<br>Christmas Rare Books<br>& Collectors' Sale<br>December 7th & 8th, 2021</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy’s, Dec. 7-8:</b> Rare Views of the Giant's Causeway. Coloured Prints: Drury (Susanna) [1698-1770]. A rare pair of original Engraved Prints. €1,200 to €1,500.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy’s, Dec. 7-8:</b> [Johnson (Rev. Samuel)]. <i>Julian the Apsostate Being a Short Account of his Life, together with a Comparison of Popery and Paganism,</i> L., 1682, First Edn. €800 to €1,200.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy’s, Dec. 7-8:</b> Aringhi (Pauli). <i>Roma Subterranea Novissima,</i> 2 vols. lg. folio Rome (Typis Vitalis Mascardi) 1651. €350 to €750.
  • <b><center>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions<br>Rare Autographs, Manuscripts, Entertainment and Sports Auction<br>December 9th</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Dec. 9:</b> SITTING BULL SIGNED PHOTO (The Finest in Existence).
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Dec. 9:</b> The Beatles Signed Photo Card and the Make-Up Sponge Used During the Historic February 1964 Ed Sullivan Performance.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Dec. 9:</b> Extremely Rare John Wesley Hardin Signature from a Texas Cattle Brand Book, early 1870s.
    <b><center>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions<br>Rare Autographs, Manuscripts, Entertainment and Sports Auction<br>December 9th</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Dec. 9:</b> Albert Einstein "refugee intellectuals of the Hitler persecution.”
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Dec. 9:</b> LYNDON B. JOHNSON Personally Owned & Worn STETSON HAT.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Dec. 9:</b> Sigmund Freud Typed Letter Signed in English "I am still on the road to health, but I have not arrived."
    <b><center>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions<br>Rare Autographs, Manuscripts, Entertainment and Sports Auction<br>December 9th</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Dec. 9:</b> Nixon’s All Time Baseball All Star Team and the Reporter that helped change the 1972 Presidential Election!
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Dec. 9:</b> Incredible signed ''Atomic Energy for Military Purposes'' -by Enrico Fermi & Robert Oppenheimer and- Also Signed by Four Other Manhattan Project Scientists Who Developed the First Atomic Bomb.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Dec. 9:</b> Samuel Adams, Signer of Declaration Of Independence, Signed Military Appointment.
    <b><center>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions<br>Rare Autographs, Manuscripts, Entertainment and Sports Auction<br>December 9th</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Dec. 9:</b> Orville Wright & Glenn Martin Signed Photograph.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Dec. 9:</b> Thomas Jefferson, a Magnificent Large Signature.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Dec. 9:</b> Robert E. Lee ALS, “Suffering people of the South … blessing of God.”
  • <b><center>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>December 9</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 47. Roosevelt, Theodore. Photograph inscribed to Morris J. Hirsch. May 7th 1918. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 178. Whitman, Walt. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn, New York: [Printed for the author], 1955. First edition in the first issue binding. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 38. Mather, Cotton. <i>Magnalia Christi Americana; or, the Ecclesiastical History of New-England.</i> London: Printed for Thomas Parkhurst, 1702. First edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 55. Taylor, Zachary. Autograph letter signed as President-Elect. Baton Rouge: January 15, 1849. $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 203. Picasso, Pablo. <i>Verve</i> Vol. V, Nos. 19-20. Paris: Editions Verve, 1948. Inscribed on the title page by Picasso. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b><center>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>December 9</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 211. Domergue, Jean-Gabriel. L'Ete a Monte Carlo. Lithographed poster, Lucien Serre & Cie, Paris, circa 1937. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 105. Manuscript Illumination attr. to Neri da Rimini. Large excised initial "N" from a choirbook, extensively historiated. [Likely Rimini: first quarter of the 14th century]. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 40. McKenney, Thomas L. and Hall, James. <i>History of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs.</i> Philadelphia: Rice, Rutter & Co., 1870. $3,00
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 222. Searle, Ronald. [Pets--a dog, cats and a parrot-- surrounded by books, and inspecting a globe, perhaps planning global domination]. Original drawing, 17 3/8 x 13 1/2 inches. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 98. Faden, William; Scull, Nicholas and George Heap. A Plan of the City and Environs of Philadelphia, Survey'd by N. Scull and G. Heap. London: William Faden, 12 March 1777. $3,000 to $5,000.

Auction Update Review

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Rare Book Hub: 49 Auctions Archived, another 52 Upcoming this Week

For the week ended Friday, 17 September 2021, 49 auctions were archived to Rare Book Hub’s Transactions+ Database, 1 denominated in Australian dollars, 1 in Danish krone, 11 in euros, 7 in British pounds, and 29 in US dollars.

 

Turnover was $58,537,092 as 85% of all lots sold.  There were 13,191 lots posted and 11,232 changed hands.  The average lot sold for $5,212.  Heritage’s “Comics and Comic Art Signature Sale, No. 7246”, that ended on 12 September, raised $26,555,720.60.

 

9 auctions saw total proceeds reach a million dollars:

Heritage AuctionsComics and Comic Art Signature Sale on September 12th: $26,554,221
ChristiesThe Exceptional Literature Collection of Theodore B. Baum on September 14th: $6,703,375
ChristiesA Graphic Dialogue: Prints from the Collection of Lois B. Torf on September 15th: $5,041,375
SothebysBanksy - bidstart 9/10 on September 17th: $3,283,555
SothebysMade in Britain on September 14th: $3,022,658
ChristiesThe Exceptional Literature Collection of Theodore B. Baum: Part Two - bidstart 9/2 on September 17th: $2,949,750
SothebysPrints and Multiples - bidstart 9/8 on September 15th: $2,837,840
RR AuctionFine Autographs and Artifacts - bidstart 8/20 on September 15th: $1,055,397
BonhamsFine Books and Manuscripts on September 15th: $1,040,416

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

Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (pre-1800) - bidstart 8/28 on September 8th: 233.00%
ChristiesThe Exceptional Literature Collection of Theodore B. Baum on September 14th: 179.49%
Charlton HallInternational Sale on September 17th: 158.07%
SothebysBanksy - bidstart 9/10 on September 17th: 146.84%
Dominic Winter Book AuctionsPrinted Books, Maps and Documents on September 8th: 145.04%
Clars Auction Gallery91721 on September 17th: 138.62%
Heritage AuctionsWorld Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 9/7 on September 14th: 135.51%
ChristiesThe Exceptional Literature Collection of Theodore B. Baum: Part Two - bidstart 9/2 on September 17th: 134.26%
De Baecque and AssociesNavy and Militaria on September 15th: 133.98%
BonhamsTravel and Exploration on September 14th: 130.38%
SothebysPrints and Multiples - bidstart 9/8 on September 15th: 121.07%
Australian Book AuctionsBooks, Maps, Documents: Including an Important Collection of books by James Bonwick, Travel and Aust on September 8th: 115.83%
ChristiesA Graphic Dialogue: Prints from the Collection of Lois B. Torf Online - bidstart 9/2 on September 16th: 114.99%
ChristiesA Graphic Dialogue: Prints from the Collection of Lois B. Torf on September 15th: 114.96%
BonhamsFine Books and Manuscripts on September 15th: 113.50%
FreemansArt and Design on September 15th: 111.29%
Heritage AuctionsUS Currency Weekly Online - Bidstart 9/7 on September 14th: 106.48%
Il Ponte"Fast Auction" of Prints, Multiples and Modern Art on September 14th: 103.04%


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

Heritage AuctionsTuesday Video Games and Trading Card Games Auction - bidstart 9/7 on September 14th: 100.00%
SothebysBanksy - bidstart 9/10 on September 17th: 100.00%
Heritage AuctionsSports Collectibles Weekly - Bidstart 8/29 on September 12th: 100.00%
Heritage AuctionsWorld Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 9/7 on September 14th: 100.00%
Heritage AuctionsWednesday Comic Art & Animation Select Auction - bidstart 9/8 on September 15th: 100.00%
Heritage AuctionsUS Currency Weekly Online - Bidstart 9/7 on September 14th: 99.78%
Heritage AuctionsComics, Animation and Art Weekly - Bidstart 9/5 on September 13th: 99.72%
Addison and SarovaBookworm Sale, Online Only on September 12th: 99.56%
Heritage AuctionsComics and Comic Art Signature Sale on September 12th: 99.41%
Heritage AuctionsMovie Posters Weekly - Bidstart 9/5 on September 12th: 99.13%
ChristiesA Graphic Dialogue: Prints from the Collection of Lois B. Torf Online - bidstart 9/2 on September 16th: 98.68%
John McInnis AuctioneersVirtual Online Estate Sale on September 12th: 97.92%
ChristiesThe Exceptional Literature Collection of Theodore B. Baum on September 14th: 97.69%
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (pre-1800) - bidstart 8/28 on September 8th: 96.09%
New England AuctionsFine Books and Ephemera - bidstart 9/7 on September 14th: 96.00%
FreemansArt and Design on September 15th: 95.45%
William H. Bunch Auctions and AppraisalsEclectic Variety Auction on September 14th: 95.12%
ChristiesA Graphic Dialogue: Prints from the Collection of Lois B. Torf on September 15th: 94.79%
ChristiesThe Exceptional Literature Collection of Theodore B. Baum: Part Two - bidstart 9/2 on September 17th: 94.65%
Addison and SarovaRare Books, Manuscripts and Ephemera on September 11th: 94.53%
Ripley AuctionsSeptember Estate Art and Antique Auction on September 11th: 93.94%
BonhamsTravel and Exploration on September 14th: 93.91%
Charlton HallInternational Sale on September 17th: 93.55%
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare BooksFine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on September 11th: 93.50%
SothebysPrints and Multiples - bidstart 9/8 on September 15th: 91.79%
BonhamsFine Books and Manuscripts on September 15th: 90.76%
Potter and Potter AuctionsFall Magic Auction (Online Only) on September 11th: 90.53%
Australian Book AuctionsBooks, Maps, Documents: Including an Important Collection of books by James Bonwick, Travel and Aust on September 8th: 90.48%
Bruun RasmussenPrints on September 14th: 90.09%
One Source AuctionsANTIQUE & COLLECTIBLE BOOK AND EPHEMERA ONLINE AUCTION on September 10th: 89.38%
Dominic Winter Book AuctionsPrinted Books, Maps and Documents on September 8th: 88.54%
Purcell AuctioneersCollection of Irish Historical Books on September 15th: 87.89%
Il Ponte"Fast Auction" of Prints, Multiples and Modern Art on September 14th: 86.15%
Brunk AuctionsPremier and Emporium Auctions on September 11th: 85.71%
North American Auction CompanyEnd of Summer Western Sale on September 11th: 82.83%
Catawiki B. V.Autographs and Manuscripts - bidstart 8/28 on September 5th: 80.65%
 
Top 25 Lots Reported This Past Week.
  1. Heritage Auctions Amazing Fantasy #15 (Marvel, 1962) CGC NM+ 9.6 Off-white pages. on September 12th Actual price: USD $3,600,000.
  2. Christies Mary Shelley's Frankenstein on September 14th Actual price: USD $1,170,000.
  3. Sothebys Girl With Balloon on September 17th Actual price: USD $655,772.
  4. Heritage Auctions Batman #1 (DC, 1940) CGC FN+ 6.5 Off-white pages. on September 12th Actual price: USD $576,000.
  5. Christies The Origin of Species on September 14th Actual price: USD $562,500.
  6. Heritage Auctions Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott Fantastic Four #86 Cover Original Art (Marvel, 1969). on September 12th Actual price: USD $480,000.
  7. Sothebys La Femme à la Fenêtre (B. 695; Ba. 891/II/A) on September 15th Actual price: USD $453,552.
  8. Christies Untitled I on September 15th Actual price: USD $437,500.
  9. Clars Auction Gallery Moonwalk on September 17th Actual price: USD $430,500.
  10. Christies Dubliners. on September 17th Actual price: USD $400,000.
  11. Christies The Second Folio on September 14th Actual price: USD $400,000.
  12. Heritage Auctions Charles Schulz Peanuts Sunday Comic Strip Charlie Brown and Linus Christmas Original Art dated 12-18-66 (United Feature Syndicate, 1966). on September 12th Actual price: USD $360,000.
  13. Heritage Auctions Pokémon First Edition Base Set Sealed Booster Box (Wizards of the Coast, 1999). on September 12th Actual price: USD $360,000.
  14. Christies Marilyn Monroe (Marilyn): one print on September 15th Actual price: USD $343,750.
  15. Christies Euclid's Elements on September 14th Actual price: USD $300,000.
  16. Sothebys Lute. Highly important early seventeenth-century manuscript of Italian and French lute music in French tablature, c.1620 on September 14th Actual price: USD $296,561.
  17. Sothebys Untitled (A Large Vase) on September 14th Actual price: USD $296,561.
  18. Sothebys Kate Moss - Original Colourway on September 17th Actual price: USD $278,441.
  19. Christies Booster, from Booster and Seven Studies on September 15th Actual price: USD $275,000.
  20. Christies The Raven on September 14th Actual price: USD $275,000.
  21. Christies Bram Stoker's Dracula on September 14th Actual price: USD $275,000.
  22. Christies Mansfield Park on September 14th Actual price: USD $275,000.
  23. Sothebys Choose Your Weapon - Bright Pink on September 17th Actual price: USD $243,636.
  24. Heritage Auctions The Amazing Spider-Man #1 (Marvel, 1963) CGC NM 9.4 Off-white to white pages. on September 12th Actual price: USD $241,200.
  25. Christies Ulysses. on September 17th Actual price: USD $237,500.



49 total sales reported this week:

Charlton Hall. International Sale on September 17th: 93.55%
Sothebys. Banksy - bidstart 9/10 on September 17th: 100.00%
Clars Auction Gallery. 91721 on September 17th: 75.00%
PBA Galleries. Fine Books - Fine Press - Fine Bindings - With a Taste of Golf on September 16th: 71.43%
Christies. The Exceptional Literature Collection of Theodore B. Baum: Part Two - bidstart 9/2 on September 17th: 94.65%
Christies. A Graphic Dialogue: Prints from the Collection of Lois B. Torf Online - bidstart 9/2 on September 16th: 98.68%
Aguttes. Online: AUTOGRAPHIC LETTERS & MANUSCRIPTS (FINE ARTS, HISTORY, LITERATURE AND MISCELLANEOUS) on September 16th: 51.61%
Potter and Potter Auctions. Fall Magic Auction (Online Only) on September 11th: 90.53%
Sothebys. Prints and Multiples - bidstart 9/8 on September 15th: 91.79%
RR Auction. Fine Autographs and Artifacts - bidstart 8/20 on September 15th: 76.43%
Christies. A Graphic Dialogue: Prints from the Collection of Lois B. Torf on September 15th: 94.79%
Purcell Auctioneers. Collection of Irish Historical Books on September 15th: 87.89%
Freemans. Art and Design on September 15th: 95.45%
De Baecque and Associes. Navy and Militaria on September 15th: 79.55%
Bonhams. Fine Books and Manuscripts on September 15th: 90.76%
Heritage Auctions. Wednesday Comic Art & Animation Select Auction - bidstart 9/8 on September 15th: 100.00%
William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals. Eclectic Variety Auction on September 14th: 95.12%
Vermot de Pas. HISTORY AND REGIONS OF FRANCE - COLLECTION OF CABINETS on September 14th: 9.38%
Sothebys. Early Music: Rare Music Manuscripts, Printed Music and Books from the Library of Arnold Dolmetsch (1 on September 14th: 75.40%
Sothebys. Made in Britain on September 14th: 74.66%
New England Auctions. Fine Books and Ephemera - bidstart 9/7 on September 14th: 96.00%
Il Ponte. "Fast Auction" of Prints, Multiples and Modern Art on September 14th: 86.15%
Christies. The Exceptional Literature Collection of Theodore B. Baum on September 14th: 97.69%
Bonhams. Travel and Exploration on September 14th: 93.91%
Bruun Rasmussen. Prints on September 14th: 90.09%
Heritage Auctions. Tuesday Video Games and Trading Card Games Auction - bidstart 9/7 on September 14th: 100.00%
Heritage Auctions. World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 9/7 on September 14th: 100.00%
Heritage Auctions. US Currency Weekly Online - Bidstart 9/7 on September 14th: 99.78%
North American Auction Company. End of Summer Western Sale on September 11th: 82.83%
Vermot de Pas. NASA Photographs on September 13th: 11.71%
Heritage Auctions. Comics, Animation and Art Weekly - Bidstart 9/5 on September 13th: 99.72%
John McInnis Auctioneers. Virtual Online Estate Sale on September 12th: 97.92%
Santa Fe Art Auction. 20th Century Art, Design and Photography on September 11th: 44.04%
Ripley Auctions. September Estate Art and Antique Auction on September 11th: 93.94%
Addison and Sarova. Bookworm Sale, Online Only on September 12th: 99.56%
Addison and Sarova. Rare Books, Manuscripts and Ephemera on September 11th: 94.53%
One Source Auctions. ANTIQUE & COLLECTIBLE BOOK AND EPHEMERA ONLINE AUCTION on September 10th: 89.38%
Brunk Auctions. Premier and Emporium Auctions on September 11th: 85.71%
Dominic Winter Book Auctions. Printed Books, Maps and Documents on September 8th: 88.54%
Australian Book Auctions. Books, Maps, Documents: Including an Important Collection of books by James Bonwick, Travel and Aust on September 8th: 90.48%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (pre-1800) - bidstart 9/3 on September 10th: 66.29%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (pre-1800) - bidstart 8/28 on September 8th: 96.09%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (pre-1600) - bidstart 8/28 on September 7th: 76.92%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (pre-1700) - bidstart 8/28 on September 6th: 78.57%
Catawiki B. V.. Autographs and Manuscripts - bidstart 8/28 on September 5th: 80.65%
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on September 11th: 93.50%
Heritage Auctions. Sports Collectibles Weekly - Bidstart 8/29 on September 12th: 100.00%
Heritage Auctions. Movie Posters Weekly - Bidstart 9/5 on September 12th: 99.13%
Heritage Auctions. Comics and Comic Art Signature Sale on September 12th: 99.41%

 

For the week ahead 52 sales are scheduled:

Mon. Sep. 20th
Vermot de Pas. Paris. AUTOGRAPHS, PHOTOGRAPHY: HISTORY, SPECTACLE, POLITICS, CINEMA, LITERATURE ETC ...... 383 lots
Bruun Rasmussen. Copenhagen. Prints. 111 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (pre-1700) - bidstart 9/10. 59 lots
Tessier & Sarrou and Associates. Paris. Online Sale - Books (Starting Price: 1 Euro). 680 lots

Tue. Sep. 21st
Chorley's. Gloucestershire. Fine Art and Antiques. 168 lots
Il Ponte. Milan. Books and Manuscripts. 306 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. US Currency Weekly Online - Bidstart 9/14. 656 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 9/14. 157 lots
Artcurial. Paris. Maurice Houdayer Library - Part 2. 416 lots
Mirabaud-Mercier Auctioneers. PARIS . XXth Arts Auction. 34 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (pre-1600) - bidstart 9/10. 22 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Tuesday Video Games and Trading Card Games Auction - bidstart 9/14. 52 lots

Wed. Sep. 22nd
Revere Auctions. St. Paul. September Day 1: Important Works of Art. 113 lots
Lyon and Turnbull. Edinburgh. Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps and Photographs. 242 lots
Ader. PARIS. Online Books - bidstart 9/10. 133 lots
Bonhams. London. Prints and Multiples. 311 lots
Skinner. Marlborough. Discovery - Interiors. 26 lots
Eldreds. East Dennis,. Asian Art - session 1. 9 lots
Vermot de Pas. Paris. Sale of Collectible Pokemon Cards. 280 lots
Bruun Rasmussen. Copenhagen. Books and Manuscripts. 28 lots
Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers. Kilkenny. Library Sale at Howth Castle, Howth, Co. Dublin, Ireland.. 1031 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (pre-1800) - bidstart 9/10. 86 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Wednesday Comic Art & Animation Select Auction - bidstart 9/15. 374 lots
Thomaston Place Auction Galleries. Thomaston. Interiors and Exteriors. 29 lots

Thu. Sep. 23rd
Revere Auctions. St. Paul. September Day 2: Important Asian Art. 17 lots
Forum Auctions. London. Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper. 277 lots
Freemans. Philadelphia. Books and Manuscripts. 148 lots
Christies. London - King Street. Banksy: I can't believe you morons actually buy this sh*t - bidstart 9/9. 23 lots
Doyle New York. New York. Rare Books, Autographs, and Maps. 292 lots
Pandolfini. Florence . Timed Auction | 16th-20th Century Painting, Drawings and Prints - bidstart 9/15. 40 lots
Aguttes. Neuilly-sur-Seine . 43 • THE ARISTOPHIL COLLECTIONS • FROM CRANACH TO PICASSO. 282 lots
Eldreds. East Dennis,. Asian Art - session 2. 75 lots
New England Auctions. South Deerfield. SHELF SALE OF BOOKS: LITERATURE, INCLUDING AWARD WINNING AUTHORS, MYSTERIES, EARLY PRINTING - bidsta. 36 lots

Fri. Sep. 24th
Venator and Hanstein. Köln . Books · Prints · Autographs. 336 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Images of Apollo: The J.L. Pickering Collection Signature Auction. 360 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (pre-1800) - bidstart 9/17. 56 lots

Sat. Sep. 25th
Rachel Davis Fine Arts. Cleveland. Robert Whitman Collection of American Block Prints. 354 lots
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Franklin. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper. 200 lots
RR Auction. Amherst. Remarkable Rarities - bidstart 9/16. 53 lots
Potter and Potter Auctions. Chicago. Steiff, Toys and Pop Culture. 183 lots
RR Auction. Amherst. The Ramones Archives of Daniel Rey - bidstart 9/10. 27 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Including the Brook Mahoney Collection of George Washington Inaugural Buttons. Americana & Politica. 390 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sports Showcase Auction. 831 lots
Arader Galleries. New York City. Arader Galleries September Auction. 161 lots
Venator and Hanstein. Köln . Modern and contemporary Prints · Drawings · Multiples · Modern Books. 512 lots
Bruneau & Co. . Cranston. September Comic, TCG and Toy Auction. 446 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Art and Photography - bidstart 9/17. 17 lots

Sun. Sep. 26th
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sports Collectibles Weekly - Bidstart 9/12. 400 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Movie Posters Weekly - Bidstart 9/19.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Comics, Animation and Art Weekly - Bidstart 9/19.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Hong Kong Autumn Wold Paper Money Auction. 686 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Autographs and Manuscripts - bidstart 9/17. 47 lots

Bruce McKinney

RBH and AE

  • <b><center>Aste Bolaffi<br>Rare Books and Autographs<br>December 16, 2021</b>
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, Dec. 16:</b> [Book of hours of Jean Boutin]. Illuminated manuscript on vellum, use of Rome, in Latin and French. France, early 15th century. From €50,000.
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, Dec. 16:</b> [Book of Hours]. Pontifical illuminated manuscript on parchment, in Latin. Southern France, late 15th century. From €40,000.
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, Dec. 16:</b> [Book of Hours]. Illuminated manuscript on parchment, in Latin and French. France, late 15th century. From €40,000.
    <b><center>Aste Bolaffi<br>Rare Books and Autographs<br>December 16, 2021</b>
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, Dec. 16:</b> [Book of Hours]. Officium B. Mariae Virginis. Illuminated manuscript on parchment, use of Rome, in Latin and Italian. 1482. From €40,000.
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, Dec. 16:</b> [Book of Hours]. Manuscript on parchment, in French. Amiens, 14th century. From €10,000.
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, Dec. 16:</b> Verdi, Giuseppe. 9 handwritten lines signed by Luisa Miller, with a dedication 'to Monsieur Felix Le Couppey, Paris 24 Jan. 1852'. From €8,000.
    <b><center>Aste Bolaffi<br>Rare Books and Autographs<br>December 16, 2021</b>
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, Dec. 16:</b> French Renaissance binding, produced in Lyon or Paris in the second half of the 16th century. Rhetoricorum secundus tomus in Gryphius' edition of 1548. From €800.
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, Dec. 16:</b> [Printing and the Mind of Man]. Gesner, Conrad. <i>Vogelbuch Darinn die art, natur und eigenschafft aller vöglen.</i> Zurigo, Froschauer, 1581, 1583, 1585, 1589. From €10,000.
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, Dec. 16:</b> [Dalmatia]. Berlinghieri, Francesco. Tabula quinta de Europa. Florence, Niccolò di Lorenzo della Magna, [before September 1482]. From €8,000.
    <b><center>Aste Bolaffi<br>Rare Books and Autographs<br>December 16, 2021</b>
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, Dec. 16:</b> Giampiccoli, Giuliano. Jacobo Comiti Duratio […] Tabulas a Marco Ricci Auctore, Julianus Giampiccoli incidit. Venezia, Teodoro Viero, 1775. €30,000.
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, Dec. 16:</b> [Piazzetta]. Pitteri, Marco. Studj di pittura gia dissegnati da Giambatista Piazzetta ed ora con l'intaglio di Marco Pitteri. Venezia, Giovanni Battista Albrizzi, 1760. From €4,000.
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, Dec. 16:</b> [Printing and the Mind of Man]. Palladio, Andrea. <i>I quattro libri dell'architettura.</i> Venezia, Domenico de' Franceschi, 1570. From €14,000.
  • <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>Live Auction<br>December 11, 2021</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Dec. 11:</b> De Wit’s composite atlas with magnificent full original color. $125,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Dec. 11:</b> Gardner's photographic sketch book of the Civil War. $200,000 to $250,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Dec. 11:</b> Waugh Oil Painting, 70 Degrees North; The Polar Bear. $400,000 to $600,000.
    <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>Live Auction<br>December 11, 2021</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Dec. 11:</b> Audubon aquatint, Ivory-Billed Woodpecker. $75,000 to $90,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Dec. 11:</b> Blaeu terrestrial table globe, 1602. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Dec. 11:</b> Audubon aquautint, Ruby-Throated Humming Bird. $35,000 to $45,000.
    <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>Live Auction<br>December 11, 2021</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Dec. 11:</b> Bessa original watercolor of a bouquet of flowers. $75,000 to $125,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Dec. 11:</b> John Gould's only work devoted to American birds. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Dec. 11:</b> Wyld & Malby pair of terrestrial & celestial globes, 1833. $50,000 to $75,000.
    <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>Live Auction<br>December 11, 2021</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Dec. 11:</b> Leutze map of the world oil painting. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Dec. 11:</b> Caula, the finest 18th century drawing of Lison. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Dec. 11:</b> Scolari / Blaeu map of Germania, 1650. $15,000 to $22,000.
  • <b>Bonhams, Dec. 15:</b> BENJAMIN FRANKLIN. Autograph Letter Signed ("B. Franklin"), to Benjamin Vaughan asserting the primacy of American independence in negotiating the Treaty of Paris, Passy, July 11, 1782. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 15:</b> BENJAMIN FRANKLIN. Autograph Letter Signed ("B. Franklin") to David Hartley addressing Hartley's final issues with the recently completed ratification of the Treaty of Paris, Passy, June 2, 1784. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 15:</b> MASON & DIXON. A hand-colored contemporary manuscript map titled in cartouche, "A Map of that Part of AMERICA where a degree of LATITUDE was measured for the ROYAL SOCIETY, by Chas Mason & Jer: Dixon," c.1768. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 15:</b> WILLIAM BUTLER YEATS. Autograph Manuscript Signed ("WB Yeats"), a fair copy of "When Helen Lived" for John Preece headed ("For John Preece"), framed. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 15:</b> "LINCOLN SEATED." KECK, CHARLES, sculptor. 1875-1951. Patinated bronze, 1950. Louise Taper Collection. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 15:</b> ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S FINAL HOURS. BURNS, J., painter. <i>Death-Bed of Abraham Lincoln.</i> Oil on canvas, 1866. Collection of Louise Taper. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 15:</b> FILSON, CHARLES PATTERSON, painter. 1860-1937. <i>Portrait of Edwin M. Stanton, Lincoln's Secretary of War.</i> $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 15:</b> A MATZOS BOX PRESENTED BY THE MANISHEVITZ BROTHERS TO WARREN G. HARDING. Louise Taper Collection. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 15:</b> LEWIS CARROLL. Original albumen print photograph, approximately 6 7/8 x 8 3/4 inches, Chelsea, London, October 7, 1863, of the Rossetti Family at home, one of only three known examples of the full image. $50,000 to $70,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 15:</b> CHRISTINA ROSSETTI. <i>Verses ... Dedicated to Her Mother.</i> Privately printed, 1847. First edition of her first book, printed at her grandfather's press, THE ROSSETTI FAMILY COPY. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 15:</b> CHRISTINA ROSSETTI. Original drawing of snowdrops in purple pencil, sent by CGR to Lucy Rossetti, inscribed "I doubt whether you will make out my copy from nature," 1887. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 15:</b> DANTE GABRIEL ROSSETTI, et al. The Germ: <i>Thoughts towards Nature in Poetry, Literature and Art.</i> Fine copy in a Doves binding by Cobden Sanderson. $12,000 to $18,000.
  • <i>Der Sturm.</i> 1922. Sold October 2021 for € 13,000.
    Diophantus Alexandrinus, <i>Arithmeticorum libri sex.</i> 1670. Sold October 2021 for € 18,000.
    <i>Cozzani Ettore e altri, l’Eroica. Tutto il pubblicato.</i> Sold October 2021 for € 11,000.
    Newton Isaac, <i>Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica.</i> 1714. Sold October 2021 for € 7,500.
    Manetti Saverio, <i>Storia naturale degli uccelli.</i> 1767-1776. Sold April 2021 for € 26,000.
  • <center><br>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Maps & Atlases<br>Natural History<br>& Color Plate Books<br>December 9, 2021</b>
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> John James Audubon, <i>Carolina Parrot, Plate 26,</i> hand-colored aquatint, 1828. $80,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Francisco Henrique Carls, <i>Album de Pernambuco e seus Arrabaldes,</i> 53 plates, Recife, circa 1873. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Capt. Thomas Davies, group of five engraved topographical scenes of North American waterfalls, London, 1768. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><br>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Maps & Atlases<br>Natural History<br>& Color Plate Books<br>December 9, 2021</b>
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> William R. Morley, <i>Morley’s Map of New Mexico,</i> New Mexico, 1873. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Paul Hariot, <i>Le Livre d’Or des Roses,</i> Paris, 1903. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> D. Miguel Geli, album of finely hand-drawn studies for nineteenth-century Spanish forts and military bunkers, circa 1830. $1,200 to $1,800.
  • <b><center>Christie’s<br>Valuable Books and Manuscripts<br>December 15</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Valuable Books and Manuscripts<br>December 15</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Valuable Books and Manuscripts<br>December 15</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Valuable Books and Manuscripts<br>December 15</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Valuable Books and Manuscripts<br>December 15</b>