• <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Oscar Wilde, <i>“The secret of life is in Art,”</i> autograph quotation dated and signed, 1882. Sold for $15,600.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>Manhattan Gay Scene Guide 1969, Summer Edition,</i> Mattachine Book Service. Sold for $3,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Toyen, pen & ink illustration from <i>Marquis de Sade: Justina cili prokletí ctnosti,</i> 1932. Sold for $26,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Antonio Lopez, 9 men’s fashion studies, graphite, 1974. Sold for $6,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Harvey Milk, 2 autograph letters signed, to Pat Mormon, during US Navy service, 1954. Sold for $2,210.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Daniel Abraham, original art for <i>Stonewall Romances,</i> pen, ink & gouache, 1979. Sold for $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> David Wojnarowicz, <i>Untitled (Genet with Dog),</i> mixed media collage. Sold for $27,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Susie Gaynes & Amy E. Bartell, <i>March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights,</i> 1987. Sold for $1,188.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>Paris is Burning,</i> photo offset poster by Anne Dutlinger, signed by film director Jennie Livingston, 1991. Sold for $1,500.
  • <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> <i>All-Negro Comics</i> Issue #1, 1947. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Early Memoir of a Black Hairdresser, 1859. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> First Edition <i>Letters of the Late Ignatius Sancho, An African,</i> 1782. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Bessie Coleman Aero News Vol. 1 Issue 1, May 1930, Signed by William J. Powell. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Book of Poetry and Music by Formerly Illiterate Author Thomas Young, 1897. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Cabinet Card of 24th Infantryman, Tombstone, Arizona Territory, circa 1882. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> James Baldwin Portrait by Carl Van Vechten, 1955. $3,500 to $4,500.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> <i>The Pacific Appeal</i> Newspaper, San Francisco, 1877. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Only Known Copy <i>Spreading Joy,</i> Uplift History of African Americans in Los Angeles, 1937. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> 1940 Los Angeles <i>The Official Central Avenue District Directory.</i> $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> GRÉGOIRE, Henri (French, 1750-1831). <i>An Enquiry Concerning the Intellectual and Moral Faculties, and Literature of Negroes,</i> First American Edition, 1810. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> 1893 Indian Territory Album with Images of Tacky Grayson. $4,000 to $6,000.
  • <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 1st<br>Antique and modern prints,<br>drawings and paintings</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 2nd<br>Photographs, autographs, musical works and manuscripts</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 3rd<br>Books from XV to XX Century</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 3rd<br>Mathematics books</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 3rd<br>Art books from Salvador Dalí<br>& others</b>
  • <center><b>Firsts Online Rare Book Fair<br> 27 November to 2 December<br><br> Presented by the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association</b>

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Auction Info

Auction Name
Movie Posters Weekly - Bidstart 10/25
Auction Date
11/01/2020 - 11/01/2020
Sale Number
#162044
Total Lots
519
Sold Lots
514
Lots Sold
99.04%
Unsold Lots
5
Total Sales (USD)
77,735.40
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)
0.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
Inf%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
51493

World War II Propaganda (U.S. Government Printing Office, 1940). Rolled, Very Fine. Poster (11" X 14") "Guard Against Syphilis and Gonorrhea." Wheatley Artwork. War.

1940 Not Available USD 8,100.00
51336

Propaganda Poster (U.S. Government Printing Office, 1940). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. Poster (12.5" X 16") "An Elephant Never Forgets...Do You?" F. Williams Artwork. Miscellaneous.

1940 Not Available USD 6,000.00
51238

Lawrence of Arabia (Columbia, 1962). Folded, Very Fine-. Insert (14" X 36") Roadshow Style, Howard Terpning Artwork. Academy Award Winners.

1962 Not Available USD 2,040.00
51109

The Day the Earth Stood Still (20th Century Fox, 1951). Very Fine-. Lobby Card (11" X 14"). Science Fiction.

1951 Not Available USD 780.00
51123

Don't Bother to Knock (20th Century Fox, 1952). Fine/Very Fine on Linen. One Sheet (27" X 41"). Film Noir.

1952 Not Available USD 780.00
51382

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (RKO, R-1949). Fine/Very Fine. Italian Photobusta (13.5" X 19.25"). Animation.

R-1949 Not Available USD 780.00
51286

Mrs. Miniver (MGM, 1942). Fine- on Linen. One Sheet (27" X 41") Style C. Academy Award Winners.

1942 Not Available USD 780.00
51110

The Day the Earth Stood Still (20th Century Fox, 1951). Fine+. Lobby Card (11" X 14"). Science Fiction.

1951 Not Available USD 750.00
51169

Goldfinger (United Artists, 1964). Fine/Very Fine. Lobby Card Set of 8 (11" X 14"). James Bond.

1964 Not Available USD 724.80
51263

Marilyn Monroe (Pin-ups, Boston, Mass., 1953). Fine/Very Fine on Linen. Pin-Up Door Panel (21.75" X 62"). Sexploitation.

Boston Not Available USD 660.00
51306

Octopussy (MGM/UA, 1983). Folded, Very Fine+. Spanish Language British 24 Sheet (236" X 105") Dan Goozee Artwork. James Bond.

1983 Not Available USD 660.00
51019

All Through the Night (Warner Bros., 1942). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. Insert (14" X 36"). Film Noir.

1942 Not Available USD 630.00
51482

World War II Propaganda (British Information Services, 1943). Rolled, Very Fine+. Poster (17.25" X 25.75") "Britain-Spearhead of Attack." F. Donald Blake Artwork. War.

1943 Not Available USD 588.00
51242

Liquid Assets & Other Lot (Sendy, 1982). Folded, Very Fine-. One Sheets (2) (27" X 41"). Adult.

1982 Not Available USD 576.00
51061

Trump: Think Like a Billionaire by Donald J. Trump (Random House, 2004). Very Fine+. Autographed First Edition Hardcover Book (254 Pages, 6.5" X 9.5"). Miscellaneous.

2004 Not Available USD 516.00
51016

Alice in Wonderland (RKO, 1951). Fine/Very Fine. Italian Photobusta (13" X 19"). Animation.

1951 Not Available USD 516.00
51270

Tresor Magique Platinum SAZ101 (Swatch, 1993). Mint. Wrist Watch (Case: Approx. 1.5" Diameter, Band: 9") in Original Box (1.75" X 11" X 11") Miscellaneous.

1993 Not Available USD 504.00
51359

Saboteur (International Pictures Corporation, 1949). Folded, Fine+. First Post-War Release Italian 4 - Fogli (55" X 77") Paolo Tarquini Artwork. Hitchcock

1949 Not Available USD 468.00
51201

The House of Fear (Universal, 1945). Very Fine. Title Lobby Card (11" X 14"). Mystery.

1945 Not Available USD 468.00
51096

A Clockwork Orange (Warner Bros., 1971). Folded, Overall: Very Fine-. Autographed British Quad (30" X 40") & British Program (16 Pages, 8.5" X 11") Philip Castle Artwork. Science Fiction.

1971 Not Available USD 456.00
  • <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>Latin and French Book of Hours, around 1490. Est: € 20,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br> P. Goos, <i>Le Grand Miroir de la Mer,</i> 1669. Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>L. Feininger, Letter with woodcuts, 1920. Est: € 25,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>Latin Bible manuscript, 12th century. Est: € 20,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>M. E. Bloch, <i>Naturgeschichte der Fische,</i> 1782-95. Est: € 40,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>M. Chagall, <i>Daphnis & Chloé,</i> 1961. Est: € 90,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>L. J. Waghenaer, <i>Speculum nauticum,</i> 1586. Est: € 180,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>P. J. de Pannemaeker, Collection of orig. watercolors, 1878-1887.<br>Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>G. Klimt, <i>Das Werk,</i> 1918.<br>Est: € 15,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br><i>Livro dos prestimonios,</i> Manuscript, 1665. Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>W. Kandinsky, <i>Klänge,</i> 1913.<br>Est: € 18,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>J. Miró in J. Cassou, <i>Vingt-deux poémes,</i> 1978. Est: € 8,000
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Music, Continental Books<br>and Medieval Manuscripts<br>24 Nov. – 1 Dec. 2020<br>Online</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b><br>F. Schubert. Autograph letter to his brother Ferdinand, 4 pages, Zseliz, 1818. £80,000 to £120,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b><br>L. v. Beethoven. Fine autograph letter to his librettist Friedrich Treitschke, about their planned opera, 1815. £70,000 to £90,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b> Hermann Hesse, Highly important series of 62 letters and postcards to Stefan Zweig, 1903-1938. £60,000 to £80,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Music, Continental Books<br>and Medieval Manuscripts<br>24 Nov. – 1 Dec. 2020<br>Online</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b> Book of Hours, Use of Reims, illuminated manuscript on vellum [France, late 15th century]. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b> Armenian gospel book, illuminated manuscript on vellum, seventeenth century, tooled calf binding. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b><br>C. Goldoni. Ten autograph letters signed to the Genoese nobleman Cristoforo Spinola, Venice 1742-1743. £7,000 to £9,000.
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