• <center><b>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Books and Graphics<br>26th-29th of October 2021</b>
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th- 29th:</b><br>Books from XV to XX Century
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Manuscripts and autographs
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Artist books
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Cars & more
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Magazines
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th- 29th:</b><br>Books from XV to XX Century
  • <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> STEVE JOBS REVEALS HIS SPIRITUAL SIDE. Autograph Letter to Tim Brown, 1974. $200,000 to $300,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> DIDEROT, DENIS. 1713-1784; & JEAN LE ROND D'ALEMBERT. 1717-1783, EDITORS. <i>Encyclopedie, ou dictionnaire raisonne des sciences, des arts et des metiers.</i> $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> Albert Einstein: Philosopher-Scientist. Evanston, Illinois: Library of Living Philosophers, 1949. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> APPLE MACINTOSH PROTOTYPE, 1982. Earliest known to appear at auction. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> TRINITY PROJECT: STAFFORD L. WARREN. $50,000 to $70,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> JIMMY HARE PHOTOGRAPH OF WRIGHT FLYER SIGNED BY BOTH WRIGHT BROTHERS, 1908. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> HAGELIN CX-52 CIPHER MACHINE, Type D, Switzerland, Crypto AG, 1950s, no 33454. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> FEYNMAN WORKING ON QUARK THEORY. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> STEVE JOBS SETS THE STAGE FOR DESKTOP PUBLISHING. Signed document, 1982. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> MEMORYMOOG PLUS, THE CLASSIC ANALOG POLYSYNTH OF THE 1980S. $7,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> WRIGHT BROTHERS: DAYTON 1909, <i>The Nation State and City Welcome the World's Greatest Aviators.</i> $12,000 to $18,000.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Ricky Jay Collection<br>October 27 & 28, 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Oct. 27-28:</b> "Remarkable Persons". A remarkable collection of remarkable characters. $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Oct. 27-28:</b> Scot, Reginald. A serious debunking witchcraft and demonology. $50,000 to $70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Oct. 27-28:</b> (Buchinger, Matthias). Buchinger's own family tree. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Oct. 27-28:</b> Bibrowski, Stephan. Most likely reading A Midsummer Night's Dream. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Oct. 27-28:</b> Kellar, Harry (Heinrich Keller). Kellar loses his head. $4,000 to $6,000.
  • <b><center>Hindman:<br>Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>November 9-10, 2021
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> HOOKE, Robert (1635-1702). <i>Micrographia: Or Some Psychological Descriptions of Minute Bodies Made by Magnifying Glasses.</i> London: for James Allestry, 1667. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [THE FEDERALIST PAPERS]. -- [HAMILTON, Alexander, James MADISON and John JAY. <i>The Federalist: A Collection of Essays, Written in Favour of the New Constitution…</i> $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> FUCHS, Leonhart (1501-1566). <i>Histoire des Plantes de M. Leonhart Fuschsius, avec les noms Grecs, Latins & Fraçoys.</i> Paris: Arnold Byrkman, 1549. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b><center>Hindman:<br>Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>November 9-10, 2021
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> AUDEBERT, Jean Baptiste (1759-1800). <i>Histoire naturelle des singes et des makis.</i> Paris: Desray, An XIII [1799-1800]. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [UNITED STATES CONTINENTAL CONGRESS]. <i>Journals of the Congress...</i>Volume I (Sept. 5, 1774-Jan. 1, 1776) through Volume XIII (November 1787-November 1788). $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [UNITED STATES CONTINENTAL CONGRESS]. <i>The Journals of the Proceedings of Congress. Held at Philadelphia, from January to May, 1776.</i> $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b><center>Hindman:<br>Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>November 9-10, 2021
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [TEXAS]. <i>Map of Bexar County, Texas.</i> San Antonio and Austin: Samuel Maverick & John H. Traynham, 1889. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> GARDNER, Alexander (1821-1882). Imperial albumen Photograph. <i>Scenes in the Indian Country</i> [Fort Laramie]. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> WILLIAMS, H. Noel. <i>Madame Recamier and her Friends.</i> London and New York: Harper & Brothers, 1906. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b><center>Hindman:<br>Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>November 9-10, 2021
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [MOSER, Barry, illustrator]. <i>The Holy Bible. Containing All the Books of the Old and New Testaments.</i> North Hatfield, MA and New York City: Pennyroyal Caxton Press, 1999. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [PRINTS]. MOSER, Barry. Alice in Her Sister’s Reverie. [1982]. 433 x 552 mm. Signed and captioned by Moser in pencil, designated artist’s proof (“ap”). $1,000 to $1,500.
    16 <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [MOSER, Barry, illustrator]. A group of 4 wood-engraved plates for the Pennyroyal Press edition <i>The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.</i> [West Hatfield, MA: Pennyroyal Press, 1985]. $600 to $800.

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Auction Info

Auction Name
World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 8/10
Auction Date
08/17/2021 - 08/17/2021
Sale Number
#282133
Total Lots
147
Sold Lots
147
Lots Sold
100.00%
Unsold Lots
0
Total Sales (USD)
52,112.40
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
27,540.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
41,310.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
27,540.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
41,310.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
126.15%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
88063

European Union Central Bank, Italy 100 Euro 2002 Pick 5ss Specimen PMG Choice Uncirculated 63.

2002 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 1,920.00
88124

Russia Provisional Power of the Pribaikal Region 25; 100 Rubles 1918 (ND 1920); 1918 Pick S1196; S1197 Two Examples PMG Choice Uncirculated 63; Choice About Unc 58 EPQ.

1918 USD 80.00 - 120.00 USD 1,920.00
88140

Vietnam Giay Bac Viet Nam 20 Dong ND (1946) Pick 5 PMG About Uncirculated 50.

ND(1946) USD 100.00 - 150.00 USD 1,801.20
88052

Colombia Credito Caucano 20 Pesos 1919 Pick S892s Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1919 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 1,560.00
88051

Colombia Credito Caucano 15 Pesos 1919 Pick S891s Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1919 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 1,440.00
88069

European Union Central Bank, Austria 500 Euro 2002 Pick 19An PMG Choice Uncirculated 63 EPQ.

2002 USD 560.00 - 840.00 USD 1,200.00
88067

European Union Central Bank, Belgium 50 Euro 2002 Pick 11z PMG Superb Gem Uncirculated 69 EPQ S.

2002 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 1,110.00
88011

Aruba Centrale Bank 500 Florin 16.7.1993 Pick 15 PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

1993 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 1,020.00
88064

European Union Central Bank, France 100 Euro 2002 Pick 5u PMG Superb Gem Unc 68 EPQ.

2002 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 870.00
88080

Gibraltar Government of Gibraltar 20 Pounds 1.7.1986 Pick 23c PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ.

1986 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 840.00
88031

Chile Group Lot of 4 Examples Fine-Very Fine.

USD 160.00 - 240.00 USD 810.00
88040

Colombia Banco Industrial 1 Peso 1.1.1923 Pick S551 PMG Fine 12.

1923 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 810.00
88062

European Union Central Bank, Netherlands 100; 5; 20; 50 Euro 2002 Pick 5p; 8p; 16p; 17p Four Examples PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ (2); Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ; PCGS Gem New 66PPQ.

2002 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 810.00
88030

Chad Banque Des Etats De L'Afrique Centrale 5000 Francs 1.1.1980 Pick 8 PMG Choice Uncirculated 64 EPQ.

1980 USD 560.00 - 840.00 USD 780.00
88084

Guatemala Banco Internacional De Guatemala 5 Pesos 14.3.1913 Pick S155b PMG Choice Very Fine 35 EPQ.

1913 USD 100.00 - 150.00 USD 780.00
88021

Bermuda Bermuda Government 1 Pound 1.5.1957 Pick 20c PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ.

1957 USD 240.00 - 360.00 USD 690.00
88012

Aruba Centrale Bank Van Aruba 2019 Denominational Set of 5 Examples Crisp Uncirculated.

2019 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 630.00
88066

European Union Central Bank, Finland 200 Euro 2002 Pick 6l PCGS Gem New 66PPQ.

2002 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 630.00
88102

Netherlands Netherlands Bank 20 Gulden 9.2.1931 Pick 44 PMG About Uncirculated 50.

20 USD 160.00 - 240.00 USD 630.00
88137

Venezuela Banco de Venezuela 20 Bolivares ND (1925-26) Pick S301p Front and Back Proofs PMG Superb Gem Unc 68 EPQ S; Choice Uncirculated 64.

ND(1925-26) USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 552.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Pancho Villa, passport for a news correspondent covering the Mexican revolution, signed, 1914. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Nirvana’s <i>Nevermind,</i> CD insert signed & inscribed days after release by Cobain, inscribed by Novoselic, 1991. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Robert Indiana, <i>The Book of Love,</i> complete portfolio, artist’s proof set, 1997. $100,000 to $125,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Marcel Vertés, Colette, <i>Chéri,</i> two volumes, deluxe edition, signed by the artist, Paris, 1929. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Virginia Woolf, <i>Orlando,</i> first trade edition, first impression, London, 1928. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Mark Twain, receipt for payment of the Mark Twain Public Library Tax, 1908. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Gustav Klimt, <i>Das Werk von Gustav Klimt,</i> portfolio, collotype plates, 1918. $15,000 to $20,000.
  • <center><b>The 19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop<br></b>Catalogue 190:<br>Magnificent Books & Photographs<br><b>Free on request</b>
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> William Shakespeare. <i>The Second Folio</i> (1632).
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> Abraham Lincoln. Autograph note on Black troops in the Union Army (1865).
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> Neil Armstrong. The largest known U.S. flag flown to the Moon on Apollo 11 (1969).
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> William Henry Fox Talbot. <i>The Pencil of Nature</i> (1844-1846) the first photo illustrated book.
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> Albert Einstein. Letter on relativity and the speed of light (1951).
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