Auction Update Review

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Rare Book Hub: 49 Auctions Archived, another 59 Upcoming this Week

For the week ended Friday, 6 May 2022, 49 auctions were archived to Rare Book Hub’s Transactions+ database, 2 denominated in Swiss francs, 1 in Danish krone, 19 in euros, and 25 in US dollars.

 

Turnover this past week was $17,986,328 as 83% of all lots sold.  There were 14,157 offers posted and 11,713 changed hands.  The average lot sold for $1,536.

 

6 auctions saw total proceeds reach a million dollars:

FreemansBooks and Manuscripts on May 4th: $2,345,849
Swann GalleriesOld Master Through Modern Prints on April 28th: $2,010,850
ArtcurialThe Maurice Houdayer Library - Part 3 on May 4th: $1,123,011
Heritage AuctionsComics, Animation and Art Weekly - bidstart 4/24 on May 2nd: $1,055,622
SothebysKARL, Karl Lagerfeld’s Estate III, Day Sale on May 5th: $1,052,496
Swann GalleriesEarly Printed Books on May 5th: $1,042,805


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

SothebysKARL, Karl Lagerfeld’s Estate Online III - bidstart 4/29 on May 6th: 4327.60%
SothebysKARL, Karl Lagerfeld’s Estate III, Day Sale on May 5th: 908.03%
FreemansBooks and Manuscripts on May 4th: 603.98%
Kolbe and Fanning Numismatic BooksellersNumismatic Library of Sydney F. Martin on April 30th: 273.17%
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (pre-1800) - bidstart 4/15 on April 27th: 254.23%
SkinnerAmerican Furniture and Decorative Arts - bidstart 4/23 on May 3rd: 189.21%
SothebysKARL, Karl Lagerfeld’s Estate III, Evening Sale on May 4th: 179.53%
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (pre-1800) - bidstart 4/22 on April 29th: 170.14%
Leslie Hindman AuctioneersThe Library of Jack Charles Davis, Sold to Support Charitable Institutions on May 3rd: 153.35%
Il PonteFastAuction Prints, Multiples and Modern Art on May 6th: 145.21%
ArtcurialThe Maurice Houdayer Library - Part 3 on May 4th: 130.18%
Potter and Potter AuctionsCircus, Sideshow and Oddities on April 30th: 118.67%
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (pre-1600) - bidstart 4/15 on April 26th: 118.28%
Heritage AuctionsWorld Currency Weekly - bidstart 4/26 on May 3rd: 118.19%
Tessier & Sarrou and AssociatesBOOKS & MANUSCRITS : GRACQ / PARISOT, SURREALISM on March 22nd: 117.53%
Forum AuctionsOnline Sale: Books and Works on Paper on May 5th: 114.53%
Heritage AuctionsUS Currency Weekly - bidstart 4/26 on May 3rd: 106.98%
Catawiki B. V.Autographs and Manuscripts - bidstart 4/15 on April 24th: 106.65%
Swann GalleriesEarly Printed Books on May 5th: 102.59%
Koller Auctionsibid Old Master Prints and Drawings on April 6th: 100.56%


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

Heritage AuctionsWorld Currency Weekly - bidstart 4/26 on May 3rd: 100.00%
Heritage AuctionsTapping Into The Many Worlds Of Magic: The Gathering Showcase Auction on May 5th: 100.00%
SothebysKARL, Karl Lagerfeld’s Estate Online III - bidstart 4/29 on May 6th: 100.00%
SkinnerAmerican Furniture and Decorative Arts - bidstart 4/23 on May 3rd: 100.00%
Heritage AuctionsTuesday Video Games and Playing Cards - bidstart 4/26 on May 3rd: 100.00%
Heritage AuctionsUS Currency Weekly - bidstart 4/26 on May 3rd: 99.76%
Heritage AuctionsComics, Animation and Art Weekly - bidstart 4/24 on May 2nd: 99.59%
ArtcurialThe Maurice Houdayer Library - Part 3 on May 4th: 99.25%
Heritage AuctionsSports Collectibles Weekly - Bidstart 4/17 on May 1st: 99.03%
Heritage AuctionsWednesday Comic Art & Animation Select Auction - bidstart 4/27 on May 4th: 98.64%
Potter and Potter AuctionsCircus, Sideshow and Oddities on April 30th: 98.21%
Leslie Hindman AuctioneersThe Library of Jack Charles Davis, Sold to Support Charitable Institutions on May 3rd: 98.11%
Hake's AuctionsHake's Auction on May 3rd: 97.94%
SothebysKARL, Karl Lagerfeld’s Estate III, Day Sale on May 5th: 97.75%
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (pre-1600) - bidstart 4/15 on April 26th: 96.77%
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (pre-1800) - bidstart 4/15 on April 27th: 96.69%
University ArchivesRare Books, Autographs, Manuscripts & Photos on May 4th: 95.74%
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare BooksTrillium Antique Prints & Rare Books: Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper - on April 30th: 95.50%
Heritage AuctionsMovie Posters Weekly - bidstart 4/24 on May 1st: 95.32%
Il PonteFastAuction Prints, Multiples and Modern Art on May 6th: 94.44%
Leland Little AuctionsMay Estate Sale on May 5th: 93.75%
FreemansBooks and Manuscripts on May 4th: 93.33%
Kolbe and Fanning Numismatic BooksellersNumismatic Library of Sydney F. Martin on April 30th: 91.70%
Ripley AuctionsApril Modern Art and Design Estate Sale on April 28th: 89.26%
Forum AuctionsOnline Sale: Books and Works on Paper on May 5th: 87.69%
Swann GalleriesEarly Printed Books on May 5th: 86.54%
Catawiki B. V.Autographs and Manuscripts - bidstart 4/15 on April 24th: 83.75%
Old World AuctionsMaps and Atlases - bidstart 4/13 on April 27th: 82.92%
Morphy AuctionsCoin-Op and Advertising on May 6th: 82.54%
Winner's Auctions LtdSlavuta And Zhitomir, Chassidut, Belongings of Tzaddikim, Amulets, Segula Books, Manuscripts, Rabbin on May 2nd: 81.77%
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (pre-1700) - bidstart 4/15 on April 25th: 80.00%

 

Top 25 Lots Reported This Past Week.
  1. Freemans Letter, signed on May 4th Actual price: USD $1,896,000.
  2. Lion Heart Autographs Russian Czar Peter the Great Orders Attack on Sweden on April 27th Actual price: USD $359,906.
  3. Winner's Auctions Ltd Historic Torah Scroll from the Period of the Ba'alei HaTosafot, with Unusual Letters - France, 13th Century on May 2nd Actual price: USD $347,200.
  4. Sothebys Das Cabinet Des Dr. Caligari on May 4th Actual price: USD $172,758.
  5. Swann Galleries Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true Originall Copies. The Second Impression. on May 5th Actual price: USD $161,000.
  6. University Archives Einstein on “theory of relativity” and “speed of light”, One of the Best in English Available on the Subject, with Additional Archive on May 4th Actual price: USD $150,000.
  7. Freemans Contemporary Manuscript Letterbook of the Peace Negotiations between the United States and Great Britain on May 4th Actual price: USD $138,600.
  8. University Archives Addison Mizner, Developer of Palm Beach & Boca Raton, Over 75 Items incl. His Manuscript Autobiography Huge Archive! on May 4th Actual price: USD $118,750.
  9. Swann Galleries La Suite des Saltimbanques on April 28th Actual price: USD $112,500.
  10. Leslie Hindman Auctioneers De re aedificatoria. on May 4th Actual price: USD $100,000.
  11. Sothebys A set of eight drawings , circa 1950 on May 6th Actual price: USD $86,432.
  12. Sothebys Two drawings for The Emperor’s New Clothes by Andersen, circa 1990 on May 5th Actual price: USD $77,077.
  13. Swann Galleries Manto on April 28th Actual price: USD $75,000.
  14. University Archives Einstein Signed and Inscribed Card "There's a sucker born every minute" on May 4th Actual price: USD $75,000.
  15. Sothebys Portrait of Jacques de Bascher on May 5th Actual price: USD $69,103.
  16. Sothebys Les robes de Paul Poiret, 1908 on May 6th Actual price: USD $66,486.
  17. Sothebys Two drawings for The Emperor’s New Clothes by Andersen, circa 1990 on May 5th Actual price: USD $66,445.
  18. Sothebys Two drawings for "The Emperor’s New Clothes" by Andersen, circa 1990 on May 5th Actual price: USD $63,788.
  19. University Archives Bob Dylan Handwritten Signed Lyrics for #1 Song "Mr. Tambourine Man" with Jeff Rosen COA on May 4th Actual price: USD $62,500.
  20. Artcurial Les Murs. on May 4th Actual price: USD $60,480.
  21. Sothebys Two illustration drawings for "The Emperor’s New Clothes" by Andersen, circa 1990 on May 5th Actual price: USD $59,801.
  22. Leslie Hindman Auctioneers Hooping Crane (Plate CCXXVI), Grus Americana.  on May 4th Actual price: USD $56,250.
  23. University Archives A Tour of the Old West 1877-78 Illustrated Journal by Famed Explorer Albert Markham, 360 Pages, Fantastic Content on May 4th Actual price: USD $56,250.
  24. Winner's Auctions Ltd Awesome and Glorious Lengthy Letter (Kvittel) Handwritten by the Chiddushei HaRi"m to the Radzyminer Rebbe on May 2nd Actual price: USD $54,560.
  25. Heritage Auctions The Incredible Hulk #1 (Marvel, 1962) CGC FN- 5.5 Off-white to white pages. on May 2nd Actual price: USD $54,000.



49 total sales reported this week:

Old World Auctions. Maps and Atlases - bidstart 4/13 on April 27th: 82.92%
Jeschke van Vliet Auctions Berlin GmbH. From Aristocratic Estates and Bourgeois Possessions, Valuable Books and Ancient Art on April 29th: 41.10%
Morphy Auctions. Coin-Op and Advertising on May 6th: 82.54%
Pandolfini. Timed Auction | Prints and Antique Drawings on May 5th: 64.29%
Sothebys. KARL, Karl Lagerfeld’s Estate Online III - bidstart 4/29 on May 6th: 100.00%
Il Ponte. FastAuction Prints, Multiples and Modern Art on May 6th: 94.44%
Swann Galleries. Early Printed Books on May 5th: 86.54%
Sothebys. KARL, Karl Lagerfeld’s Estate III, Day Sale on May 5th: 97.75%
PBA Galleries. Americana - Travel - Maps on May 5th: 61.68%
Leland Little Auctions. May Estate Sale on May 5th: 93.75%
Forum Auctions. Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper on May 5th: 87.69%
Binoche et Giquello. MICHEL FRANCOIS LIBRARY - OLD AND MODERN BOOKS - bidstart 4/27 on May 5th: 61.81%
ALDE. Travel Books, Maps and Atlases on May 5th: 59.20%
Sothebys. KARL, Karl Lagerfeld’s Estate III, Evening Sale on May 4th: 66.07%
Artcurial. The Maurice Houdayer Library - Part 3 on May 4th: 99.25%
Hake's Auctions. Hake's Auction on May 3rd: 97.94%
Heritage Auctions. Tapping Into The Many Worlds Of Magic: The Gathering Showcase Auction on May 5th: 100.00%
University Archives. Rare Books, Autographs, Manuscripts & Photos on May 4th: 95.74%
Leslie Hindman Auctioneers. The Library of Jack Charles Davis, Sold to Support Charitable Institutions on May 3rd: 98.11%
Leslie Hindman Auctioneers. Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts, including Americana on May 4th: 72.84%
Freemans. Books and Manuscripts on May 4th: 93.33%
Tessier & Sarrou and Associates. BOOKS & MANUSCRITS : GRACQ / PARISOT, SURREALISM on March 22nd: 74.58%
Tessier & Sarrou and Associates. Online Sales - Books on May 3rd: 72.32%
Tajan. Prints on May 3rd: 57.66%
Skinner. American Furniture and Decorative Arts - bidstart 4/23 on May 3rd: 100.00%
Bruun Rasmussen. Modern Art and Design - Prints on May 3rd: 78.31%
Heritage Auctions. Wednesday Comic Art & Animation Select Auction - bidstart 4/27 on May 4th: 98.64%
Heritage Auctions. World Currency Weekly - bidstart 4/26 on May 3rd: 100.00%
Heritage Auctions. Tuesday Video Games and Playing Cards - bidstart 4/26 on May 3rd: 100.00%
Heritage Auctions. US Currency Weekly - bidstart 4/26 on May 3rd: 99.76%
Winner's Auctions Ltd. Slavuta And Zhitomir, Chassidut, Belongings of Tzaddikim, Amulets, Segula Books, Manuscripts, Rabbin on May 2nd: 81.77%
Potter and Potter Auctions. Circus, Sideshow and Oddities on April 30th: 98.21%
Morton Subastas. Opportunities on April 30th: 48.89%
Kolbe and Fanning Numismatic Booksellers. Numismatic Library of Sydney F. Martin on April 30th: 91.70%
Swann Galleries. Old Master Through Modern Prints on April 28th: 74.95%
Ripley Auctions. April Modern Art and Design Estate Sale on April 28th: 89.26%
Koller Auctions. ibid Old Master Prints and Drawings on April 6th: 70.37%
Koller Auctions. ibid Books and Autographs on April 5th: 77.06%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (pre-1800) - bidstart 4/22 on April 29th: 71.43%
Catawiki B. V.. Exclusive Cartography Auction on April 28th: 43.48%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (pre-1800) - bidstart 4/15 on April 27th: 96.69%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (pre-1600) - bidstart 4/15 on April 26th: 96.77%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (pre-1700) - bidstart 4/15 on April 25th: 80.00%
Catawiki B. V.. Autographs and Manuscripts - bidstart 4/15 on April 24th: 83.75%
Catawiki B. V.. Art and Photography - bidstart 4/15 on April 23rd: 54.55%
Heritage Auctions. Sports Collectibles Weekly - Bidstart 4/17 on May 1st: 99.03%
Heritage Auctions. Movie Posters Weekly - bidstart 4/24 on May 1st: 95.32%
Heritage Auctions. Comics, Animation and Art Weekly - bidstart 4/24 on May 2nd: 99.59%
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books: Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper - on April 30th: 95.50%

 


For the week ahead 59 sales are scheduled:

Mon. May. 9th
Vermot de Pas. Paris. HISTORY & REGIONS OF FRANCE: MANUSCRIPTS, DOCUMENTS, MAPS, ENGRAVINGS, AUTOGRAPHS FROM THE 13TH TO 2. 553 lots
One Source Auctions. Canandaigua. Quality Antiques and Collectibles Online. 125 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - bidstart 4/29. 63 lots

Tue. May. 10th
Burgersdijk and Niermans. Leiden. Books, Prints, Manuscripts. 1101 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. US Currency Weekly - bidstart 5/3. 461 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Tuesday Video Games and Playing Cards - bidstart 5/3. 101 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. World Currency Weekly - bidstart 5/3. 174 lots
Tessier & Sarrou and Associates. Paris. Posters. 529 lots
William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals. Chadds Ford, PA . Eclectic Variety - online only - bidstart 4/29. 43 lots
William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals. Chadds Ford, PA . Art and Prints - Online Only - bidstart 4/29. 55 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - bidstart 4/29. 26 lots
Bruun Rasmussen. Copenhagen. Modern Art and Design - Prints. 55 lots
Mirabaud-Mercier Auctioneers. PARIS . Sale of Collectible Posters - Day 1. 1209 lots

Wed. May. 11th
Artcurial. Paris. Tribute to Jidéhem Online - bidstart 5/4. 150 lots
AntiquarianAuctions.com. Lakeville. Antiquarian Books - bidstart 5/4. 249 lots
Dominic Winter Book Auctions. Gloucestershire. Printed Books, Maps & Documents, Travel & Exploration, British Topography. 417 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Wednesday Comic Art & Animation Select Auction - bidstart 5/4. 323 lots
RR Auction. Amherst. Fine Autographs and Artifacts - bidstart 4/14. 914 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Depth of Field: Photographs. 182 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 4/29. 122 lots
Central Mass Auctions. Boston,. Sports Cards, Historic Memorabilia & Other Antiques & Collectibles No Reserve Online Auction. 153 lots
Mirabaud-Mercier Auctioneers. PARIS . Sale of Collectible Posters - Day 2. 1370 lots

Thu. May. 12th
ALDE. Paris. Original Bindings and Modern Illustrated Books. 327 lots
PBA Galleries. San Francisco. Golf - Books, Clubs and Memorabilia. 316 lots
Leslie Hindman Auctioneers. Chicago. Prints and Multiples. 174 lots
Ader. PARIS. Private Collection of Prints by Old and Modern Masters. 264 lots
Christies. Paris. Une Vie de Bibliophile - bidstart 5/2. 177 lots
Thomson Roddick Auctioneers & Valuers. Carlisle. Antiquarian and Collectible Books including Ephemera and Photographs. 333 lots
Bonhams. New York. Prints and Multiples. 280 lots
Pierre Berge and Associes. Paris. Pierre Collin Library - Part 2. 238 lots
Potter and Potter Auctions. Chicago. Enter the Matrix: The Wachowski Collection. 70 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. The Palos Verdes Collection Showcase Auction. 255 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sports Catalog Auction. 3855 lots
Aste Bolaffi. Turin. Trading Cards. 224 lots
Eldreds. East Dennis,. May Antiques and Accessories. 54 lots
Stair Auctioneers and Appraisers. Hudson. The Collection of Mary B. Schwab, Stoneleigh Horse Farm, Middleburg, VA.. 8 lots
Waverly Auctions. Falls Church. Quinn - Rare Books, Prints and Autographs Sale. 283 lots
Kiefer Buch und Kunstauktionen. 75172 Pforzheim. Books, Graphics modern and ancient Arts, Antiques - Day 1. 1346 lots
Mirabaud-Mercier Auctioneers. PARIS . Sale of Collectible Posters - Day 3. 1442 lots
Bonhams. London. Polish and Poise Japanese Art across the Centuries. 115 lots

Fri. May. 13th
Bellmans Auctioneers and Valuers. Billinghurst, West Sussex. The Friday 500 - Books, Prints. 21 lots
Mirabaud-Mercier Auctioneers. PARIS . Sale of Collectible Posters - Day 4. 1336 lots
De Baecque and Associes. Lyon. Scientific and Medical Books. 249 lots
Binoche et Giquello. rue La Boetie, Paris. A. S. LaBarthe Collection of Modern Books and Autographs. 305 lots
Kiefer Buch und Kunstauktionen. 75172 Pforzheim. Books, Graphics modern and ancient Arts, Antiques - Day 2. 639 lots
ALDE. Paris. Original Bindings & Modern Illustrated Books Part III - online. 203 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (pre-1800) - bidstart 5/6. 82 lots

Sat. May. 14th
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Franklin. Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books: Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper -. 200 lots
Michaans Auctions. Alameda, CA . May Gallery Sale. 48 lots
Rachel Davis Fine Arts. Cleveland. Discovery Auction. 65 lots
Early American. Rancho Santa Fe. Early American History Auction. 230 lots
Christies. New York. The Surrealist World of Rosalind Gersten Jacobs and Melvin Jacobs. 27 lots
Kiefer Buch und Kunstauktionen. 75172 Pforzheim. Books, Graphics modern and ancient Arts, Antiques - Day 3. 1110 lots

Sun. May. 15th
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Comics, Animation and Art Weekly - bidstart 5/8.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Movie Posters Weekly - bidstart 5/8.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sports Collectibles Weekly - Bidstart 5/1. 296 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Music Memorabilia Signature Auction. 549 lots
Schilb Antiquarian. Columbia. RARE BOOKS With NO RESERVE NO BUYERS PREMIUM!. 102 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Autographs and Manuscripts - bidstart 5/6. 50 lots

Bruce McKinney

RBH and AE

  • <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>26th May 2022</b>
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Birds.- Gould (John). <i>The Birds of Great Britain,</i> 5 vol., first edition, [1862-]1873. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Canadiana.- Cockburn (Maj. Gen. James Pattison, 1779-1847), After. [Six Landscape of Quebec City and Six Views of Niagara Falls], 2 suites in 1 vol., comprising 12 aquatints, 1833. £30,000 to £40,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Joyce (James). <i>Ulysses,</i> number 218 of 150 copies on verge d'arches, Paris, Shakespeare & Company, 1922. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>26th May 2022</b>
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Rowling (J.K.) <i>Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone,</i> first paperback edition, signed by the author, 1997. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Du Maurier (Daphne). <i>Rebecca,</i> first edition, signed presentation inscription from the author to her governess, 1938. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Magna Carta.- An exact copy of King John's Great Charter of 1215, transcribed from the fire damaged but legible manuscript in the Cottonian Library, British Library, J. Pine, 1733. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>26th May 2022</b>
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Woolf (Virginia). <i>Mrs Dalloway,</i> first edition, Hogarth Press, 1925. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Tudor exiles opposed to the Marian regime.- Mary I (Queen of England) Letter signed "Marye the Quene" to Lord Paget, signed at head, titled at head "By the King and Quene", 1556. £8,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> America.- Newfoundland.- Whitbourne (Sir Richard). <i>A discourse and discouery of Nevv-found-land…,</i> second edition, By Felix Kingston, 1622. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>26th May 2022</b>
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Cervantès Saavedra (Miguel de). <i>El Ingenioso Hidalgo Do Quixote de la Mancha,</i> 4 vol., Madrid, Por Don Joaquin Ibarra, 1780. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Stubbs (George). <i>The Anatomy of the Horse,</i> first edition, first issue, Printed by J. Purser, for the Author, 1766. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Cardiology.- Lower (Richard). <i>Tractatus de Corde item De Motu & Colore Sanguinus et Chyli in cum Transitu,</i> first edition, 1669. £5,000 to £7,000.
  • <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 30</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>Initial A on vellum, Cologne around 1300. Est: €25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>J. Androuet du Cerceau, <i> Bastiments de France,</i> 1607. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>E. Cerillo, <i>Dipinti murali di Pompei,</i> 1886. Est: €2,500
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 30</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>L. de Austria, <i>Compilatio de astrorum scientia,</i> 1489. Est: €9,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>B. Besler, <i>Hortus Eystettensis,</i> around 1750. Est: €50,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br><i>PAN,</i> 1895-1900. Est: €15,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 30</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>F. Colonna, <i>Hypnerotomachia Poliphili,</i> 1545. Est: €40,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>F. Schiller, <i>Die Räuber,</i> 1781. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>J. Albers, <i>Formulation : Articulation,</i> 1972. Est: €18,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 30</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>G. B. Ramusio, <i>Delle navigationi e viaggi,</i> 1556-1613. Est: €14,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>M. Wied Neuwied, <i>Reise in das Innere Nord-America,</i> 1839-41. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>E. Paolozzi, <i>Bunk,</i> 1972. Est: €25,000
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br> The Library of Henry Rogers<br>Broughton, 2nd Baron Fairhaven<br>Part I<br>18 May 2022</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, May 18:</b> John James Audubon and James Bachman. <i>The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America.</i> New York: J.J. Audubon, 1845-1848. £150,000 to £250,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, May 18:</b> Thomas and William Daniell. <i>Oriental Scenery,</i> London, 1795-1807 [but 1841], 6 parts in 3 volumes, folio. £150,000 to £200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, May 18:</b> Mark Catesby. <i>The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands...</i> London, 1731-1743, 2 volumes. £100,000 to £150,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, May 18:</b> Gould and Lear. <i>A monograph of the Ramphastidae,</i> 1854; <i>Illustrations of the family of Psittacidae,</i> 1832. £60,000 to £90,000.
  • <center><b>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Graphic Design<br>May 19, 2022</b>
    <b>Swann May 19:</b> Adolphe Mouron Cassandre, <i>Triplex,</i> pencil maquette, 1930. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann May 19:</b> Claude Fayette Brandon, <i>The Chap Book,</i> circa 1895. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann May 19:</b> Various Artists, a complete set of <i>Das Plakat,</i> set of 10 hardcover volumes, 1912-21. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann May 19:</b> Javier Gómez Acebo & Máximo Viejo Santamarta, <i>San Sebastian / XI Circuitto Automovilista,</i> 1935. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann May 19:</b> Ephraim Moses Lilien, <i>Berliner Tageblatt,</i> circa 1899. $12,000 to $18,000.