• <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> CLEMENS, SAMUEL L. <i>The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain.</i> Hartford: The American Publishing Company, 1876. $14,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> BATEMAN, JAMES. <i>The Orchidaceae of Mexico and Guatemala.</i> London: J. Ridgway & Sons for the author, [1837]-1843. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> WHITMAN, WALT. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn: [For the author by Andrew and James Rome,] 1855. $150,000 to $200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> LEE, HARPER. Three “Seckatary Hawkins”-related books inscribed and signed by Harper Lee. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> POE, EDGAR ALLAN. <i>The Raven.</i> New York: Wiley and Putnam, 1845. $120,000 to $180,000.
  • <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Currier & Ives, <i>The Mississippi in Time of Peace,</i> hand-colored lithograph, 1865. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Hartmann Schedel, <i>Liber Cronicarum...,</i> Nuremberg, 1493. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Claudius Ptolemaeus, <i>Geographicae Enarrationis Libri Octo,</i> Lyons, 1535. $20,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Thomas Jefferys, <i>The American Atlas,</i> London, 1776-77. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> John Speed, <i>A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World,</i> 20 miniature maps, London, 1665. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> <i>Biblia Das ist: Die Gantze Heilige Schrifft Durch D. Martin Luther Verteutscht,</i> illustrated cartographic Bible, Basel, 1665. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Early Hawaiian-language school geography, Lahainaluna Seminary, 1840. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Cornelis de Jode, <i>Africae Vera Forma, et Situs,</i> Antwerp, 1593. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Maria Vincenzo Coronelli, <i>America Settentrionale Colle Nuove Scoperte Sin All Anno,</i> Venice, 1688. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Johann Christoph Volkamer, <i>Nürnbergische Hesperides,</i> Nuremberg, 1708-1714. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Johann Bayer, <i>Uranometria, Omnium Asterismorum Continens Schemata...,</i> 51 celestial charts, c. 1603. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Manuscript map of Commodore Perry’s Black Ship squadron at Edo Bay, with manuscript sketchbook, ink & watercolor, Japan, c. 1853. $2,500 to $3,500.

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Auction Info

Auction Name
Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 11/17
Auction Date
11/24/2019 - 11/24/2019
Sale Number
#121947
Total Lots
838
Sold Lots
835
Lots Sold
99.64%
Unsold Lots
3
Total Sales (USD)
274,038.60
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
0.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
0.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
0.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
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Total Sales as a % of High Est.
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Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
17603

Journey Into Mystery #83 (Marvel, 1962) CGC FN- 5.5 Off-white to white pages.

1962 Not Available USD 9,000.00
17521

The Incredible Hulk #1 (Marvel, 1962) CGC GD- 1.8 Off-white to white pages.

1962 Not Available USD 6,600.00
17317

The Amazing Spider-Man #1 (Marvel, 1963) CGC GD/VG 3.0 Off-white to white pages.

1963 Not Available USD 5,520.00
17103 Chester Gould

Chester Gould Dick Tracy Daily Comic Strip Original Art dated 10-8-45 (Chicago Tribune Syndicate, 1945).

1945 Not Available USD 2,400.00
17475

Fantastic Four #36 (Marvel, 1965) CGC NM 9.4 White pages.

1965 Not Available USD 2,400.00
17180 Win Mortimer and Murphy Anderson

Win Mortimer and Murphy Anderson Action Comics #379 Story Page 3 Original Art (DC Comics, 1969).

1969 Not Available USD 2,220.00
17809 Robert E. Howard

Robert E. Howard Vintage Hardcover Volumes Group of 17 (Various, 1950-2006).

1950-2006 Not Available USD 2,160.00
17825 Carl Barks

Carl Barks Sailing the Spanish Main Signed Limited Edition Lithograph Print #83/245 (Another Rainbow, 1982).

1982 Not Available USD 2,160.00
17785

Spectacular Spider-Man #1 (Marvel, 1968) CGC NM/MT 9.8 White pages.

1968 Not Available USD 2,100.00
17031 John Buscema and Bill Sienkiewicz

John Buscema and Bill Sienkiewicz Galactus the Devourer #3 Original Art Panel Page (Marvel, 1999).

1999 Not Available USD 2,040.00
17037 Greg Capullo and Danny Miki

Greg Capullo and Danny Miki Spawn #70 Story Page 14 Original Art (Image Comics, 1998).

1998 Not Available USD 2,040.00
17205 Eduardo Risso

Eduardo Risso Batman #623 Story Page 22 Original Art (DC Comics, 2004).

2004 Not Available USD 1,920.00
17390

Captain Marvel Adventures #36 Crowley Copy Pedigree (Fawcett Publications, 1944) CGC NM 9.4 Off-white to white pages.

1944 Not Available USD 1,800.00
17167 Russ Manning

Russ Manning Tarzan and the Beast Master Opening Splash Original Art (1970s).

1970s Not Available USD 1,800.00
17472

Fantastic Four #14 (Marvel, 1963) CGC NM- 9.2 Off-white to white pages.

1963 Not Available USD 1,800.00
17529

Iron Man #1 (Marvel, 1968) CGC NM- 9.2 Off-white to white pages.

1968 Not Available USD 1,800.00
17043 Howard Chaykin

Howard Chaykin American Flagg #8 Splash Page 4 Original Art (First Comics, 1984).

1984 Not Available USD 1,800.00
17036 Al Capp and Frank Frazetta

Al Capp and Frank Frazetta Li'l Abner and the Creatures from Drop-Outer Space (#nn) Story Page 27 Original Art (United Feature Syndicate and Harvey Comics, 1965).

1965 Not Available USD 1,680.00
17742

The Walking Dead #1 (Image, 2003) CGC NM/MT 9.8 White pages.

2003 Not Available USD 1,560.00
17760

Wonder Woman #204 Murphy Anderson File Copy Pedigree (DC, 1973) CGC NM/MT 9.8 White pages.

1973 Not Available USD 1,560.00
  • <b>Bonhams:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Measure for Measure</i> (extracted from the First Folio). London, 1623. Sold for $52,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL. <i>Fanshawe, A Tale.</i> Boston, 1828. FIRST EDITION OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Sold for $47,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> THOREAU, HENRY DAVID. <i>Walden; Or, Life in the Woods.</i> Boston, 1854. FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams: </b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies.</i> London, 1685. THE FOURTH FOLIO, Brewster/Bentley issue. Sold for $43,825.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> STEIG, WILLIAM. Original maquette and 58 finished drawings for <i>The Agony in the Kindergarten,</i> one of Steig's most important books. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> KING, STEPHEN. <i>Carrie.</i> New York, 1974. INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION, OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Sold for $1,912.50.
    <b><center>Bonhams<br>Consignments invited (2020)</b>
    <b>Bonhams:</b> APPLE MACINTOSH PROTOTYPE. 1983. The earliest known Macintosh with "Twiggy" drive, one of only two known working machines. Sold for $150,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> LOVELACE, AUGUSTA ADA. Sketch of the Analytical Engine Invented by Charles Babbage Esq. London, 1843. FIRST EDITION, JOURNAL ISSUE, MOST IMPORTANT PAPER IN EARLY DIGITAL COMPUTING. Sold for $15,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> APPLE-1 COMPUTER. Signed by Steve Wozniak, used in development of Apple II. Sold for $175,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> DARWIN, CHARLES. 1809-1882. <i>On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection.</i> London, 1859. FIRST EDITION. Sold for $131,325.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> BOOLE, GEORGE. <i>An Investigation of the Laws of Thought.</i> London, 1854. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> SHANNON, CLAUDE and WARREN WEAVER. <i>The Mathematical Theory of Communication.</i> Urbana, 1949. Sold for $27,575.
  • <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> [EINSTEIN, ALBERT]; JOHN GRAUDENZ [PHOTOGRAPHER]. Photographic portrait of Albert Einstein by John Graudenz, taken circa 1928. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> ENIGMA M4. A fully operational four-rotor ("M4") Kriegsmarine Enigma Cipher Machine. Berlin-Wilmersdorf, Germany, Heimsoeth und Rinke, 1942. $300,000 to $500,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> FEYNMAN, RICHARD P. <i>“Surely You’re Joking Mr. Feynman”. Adventures of a Curious Character.</i> New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1985. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> An intact egg of the Aepyornis Maximus, or Elephant Bird. Pre-17th century, Madagascar. $35,000 to $45,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> Palm frond with fish. Green River Formation, Wyoming, United States. <i>Sabalites sp.,</i> and <i>Diplomystus dentatus</i> Cenozoic, Eocene (53-33 million years ago). $60,000 to $70,000.
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