• <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Schedel (Hartmann). <i>Liber Chronicarum,</i> first edition, Nuremberg, Anton Koberger for Sebald Schreyer and Sebastian Kammermeister, 1493. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Greek Orthodox Church].- <i>Menaion,</i> manuscript in Greek, on paper, in Greek letters, [Eastern Mediterranean], [c. 1400]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> American Revolution.- Loyalist's cow powder horn, engraved with the cypher "GR" for George III surmounted by a crown, an inscription, and on reverse an engraving of the "North River" [Hudson River], 1777. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Illuminated prayer book.- <i>Maria Carcer y Trigueros... Santa Misa y Oraciones,</i> illuminated manuscript in Spanish, on paper, [c. 1850]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Hardy (Thomas). <i>The Mayor of Casterbridge,</i> 2 vol., first edition in book form, original cloth, 1886. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Austen (Jane)]. <i>Emma: A Novel,</i> first edition, Printed for John Murray, 1816. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Brontë (Charlotte). <i>Jane Eyre. An Autobiography,</i> 3 vol., first edition, Smith, Elder and Co., 1847. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Cruikshank (George). <i>The Road to the Derby,</i> one of two proof copies, Raphael Tuck & Sons, 1882. £600 to £800.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Meunier (Charles, binder).- Gruel (Leon). <i>Manuel Historique et Bibliographique de l'Amateur de Reliures,</i> 2 vol., Paris, 1887.-1905. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Burne-Jones (Sir Edward). <i>The Work of Edward Burne-Jones,</i> edited by Philip Burne-Jones, one of 200 copies, [c.1900]. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Nazraeli Press.- <i>Six by Six,</i> 36 vol. [a complete set], one of 100 sets, each with signed photograph, Portland, Or., 2010-16. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Australasia.- Péron (Francois) and Freycinet. <i>Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes,</i> 5 vol. including Atlas, second edition, Paris, 1824. £6,000 to £8,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Joseph F. Kernan, <i>College Football,</i> oil on canvas, <i>The Saturday Evening Post</i> cover, 1932. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Joseph C. Leyendecker, <i>Golfer Lighting a Cigarette,</i> oil on canvas, c.1920. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Howard Chandler Christy, <i>In the Field,</i> charcoal & watercolor, published in <i>Scribner’s,</i> 1902. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> N.C. Wyeth, <i>Standish Reading,</i> pen & ink, for <i>The Courtship of Miles Standish,</i> 1920. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Johnanna Stewart Mapes, <i>A Fairy Book,</i> conté crayon, for <i>St. Nicholas Magazine,</i> 1907. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Arnold Lobel, pen & ink, for <i>The Frog & Toad Coloring Book,</i> 1981. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Antonio Lopez, <i>Today’s Fashions,</i> study for <i>The New York Times,</i> 1981. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Charles Schulz, <i>“I’ll have to go back to the house…I forgot my rubbers…”</i> pen & ink, original 4-panel <i>Peanuts comic,</i> 1960. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Constantin Alajalov, <i>Family Tree,</i> watercolor and gouache, cover for <i>The New Yorker,</i> 1938. Estimate $3,000 to $4,000.
  • <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Rare 1778 Engraved map of Colonial Philadelphia after George Heap (1714-1752) and Nicholas Scull (1687-1761). $10,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Author signed and inscribed <i>THE FOUNTAINHEAD,</i> stated First Edition, by Ayn Rand, published by The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, New York, 1943. $2,000 to $2,400.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> John James Audubon (American, 1785-1851) hand-colored aquatint engraving, "Yellow-billed Magpie, Stellers Jay, Ultramarine Jay and Clark's Crow," Plate Number CCCLXII. $1,800 to $2,200.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) autograph letter, signed, as President, to Nathan Reid detailing Jackson’s intervention on behalf of Reid's grandson. $1,800 to $2,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Edward Steichen (Luxembourg/American, 1879-1973) portfolio of photographs, "The Early Years 1900-1927, 12 Hand-Gravure Prints" #41/1000, printed in 1981. $1,400 to $1,600.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, TLS, one-page typed letter on The White House, Washington, D.C., stationary to John Marshall Butler. $1,400 to $1,600.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Two Pre-Civil War slave related letters, including one written by Mariah, a female domestic slave of James Vincent Musgrove (1814-1890) to her daughter. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Two author signed and inscribed Ayn Rand related books, including one Rand signed <i>WE THE LIVING,</i> London 1940 edition. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> PLAN DE LA VILLE DE MEMPHIS (ETATS-UNIS) 40,000 HABITANTS pen and ink with watercolor hand drawn drainage system map, circa 1870. $700 to $900.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Scarce Mezzotint portrait of Thomas Pownall, Colonial Governor of the Province of Massachusetts Bay (1757-1760) and South Carolina (1760). $600 to $700.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> VIEW OF NORFOLK FROM COSPORT, VIRGINIA, John Hill, engraver, after John Shaw (U.K., 1776-1832). $600 to $700.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> THE BURNING OF THE MERCHANT'S EXCHANGE, NEW YORK CITY -THE GREAT FIRE OF DECEMBER, 1835. Scarce color lithograph, a 1909 reissue of the original 1836 print. $500 to $700.

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Auction Info

Auction Name
World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 11/24
Auction Date
12/01/2020 - 12/01/2020
Sale Number
#282048
Total Lots
175
Sold Lots
175
Lots Sold
100.00%
Unsold Lots
0
Total Sales (USD)
63,023.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
35,944.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
53,916.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
35,944.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
53,916.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
116.89%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
86045

Canada Dominion of Canada $2 23.6.1923 Pick 34i DC-26i PMG Choice Uncirculated 64 EPQ.

1923 USD 3,200.00 - 4,800.00 USD 3,840.00
86067

Radar-Rotator Serial Fiji Reserve Bank of Fiji 2000 Dollars 2000 Pick 103a Commemorative PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

2000 USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00 USD 1,860.00
86095

Iraq Central Bank 1/2 Dinar 1947 (ND 1959) Pick 43 PMG About Uncirculated 53 EPQ.

1947(ND1959) USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 1,200.00
86068

Fiji Reserve Bank of Fiji 2000 Dollars 2000 Pick 103s Commemorative Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

2000 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,093.20
86063

Fiji 1974 Specimen Set of 6 Examples About Uncirculated-Crisp Uncirculated.

1974 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 1,020.00
86057

Egypt National Bank of Egypt 1 Pound 16.3.1942 Pick 22s Specimen PMG Choice Uncirculated 64.

1942 USD 480.00 - 720.00 USD 960.00
86066

Fiji 1996-98 Specimen Set of 5 Examples Crisp Uncirculated.

1996-98 USD 240.00 - 360.00 USD 960.00
86086

Guatemala Banco Americano de Guatemala 25 Pesos ND (1914-18) Pick S113s Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

ND(1914-18) USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 960.00
86175

Yugoslavia National Bank 1000 Dinara 30.11.1920 Pick 24 PMG Choice Extremely Fine 45.

1920 USD 560.00 - 840.00 USD 900.00
86085

Greece National Bank of Greece 25 Drachmai 1918 Pick 65s Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

1918 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 900.00
86112

Nepal Central Bank of Nepal 1000 Rupees 30.7.2004 Pick 51 Printer's Sampler Folder Choice Crisp Uncirculated.

2004 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 900.00
86079

French Somaliland Banque de l'Indochine, Djibouti 1000 Francs ND (1946) Pick 20s Specimen PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ

ND(1946) USD 600.00 - 900.00 USD 870.00
86151

South Vietnam National Bank of Viet Nam 5 Dong ND (1955) Pick 2s2 Specimen PMG Choice Uncirculated 64.

ND(1955) USD 160.00 - 240.00 USD 864.00
86148

South Africa South African Reserve Bank 10 Pounds 5.3.1953 Pick 98 PMG Choice Uncirculated 63 EPQ.

1953 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 840.00
86049

Chile Banco del Nuble 20 Pesos 18xx (ca. 1888) Pick S345p1 Front Proof PMG Choice Uncirculated 64 EPQ.

18xx(ca1888) USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 840.00
86058

Egypt National Bank of Egypt 1 Pound 1951 Pick 24b PMG Choice About Unc 58.

1951 USD 280.00 - 420.00 USD 840.00
86070

Fiji 2002 Specimen Set of 5 Examples Crisp Uncirculated.

2002 USD 240.00 - 360.00 USD 840.00
86048

Chile Republica de Chile 5 Pesos ND (1906-16) Pick 19s Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

ND(1906-16) USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 750.00
86054

Ecuador Banco Comercial y Agricola 1 Sucre 28.2.1923 Pick S126cs Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1923 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 750.00
86092

Iran Kingdom of Persia, Imperial Bank, Teheran 2 Tomans 19.11.1924 Pick 12 PMG Fine 12.

1924 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 750.00
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