• <b>Case Antiques: Historic Winter Fine Art and Antiques Auction.<br>January 26, 2019</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan 26:</b> Archive of five items related to John Singleton Mosby, the Confederate “Gray Ghost,” including 3 ALS and 2 colored lithographs. $2,800 to $3,200
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan 26:</b> Defoe, Daniel. Double Fore-Edge Painted Robinson Crusoe, 2 Vols., 1820. $800 to $1,000
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan 26:</b> McCarthy, Cormac. <i>Blood Meridian or the Evening Redness in the West.</i> First edition, 1985. $1,000 to $1,200
    <b>Case Antiques: Historic Winter Fine Art and Antiques Auction.<br>January 26, 2019</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan 26:</b> Chagall, Marc. “Le Bouquet Rouge,” limited edition color lithograph. October, 1969. $10,000 to $12,000
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan 26:</b> Stern, Bert. Marilyn Monroe’s “Last Sitting” for <i>Vogue,</i> signed photograph and two books. $1,800 to $2,200
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan 26:</b> Five single fore-edge painted Bibles. $1,000 to $1,200
    <b>Case Antiques: Historic Winter Fine Art and Antiques Auction.<br>January 26, 2019</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan 26:</b> Sander, August. “Painter Brockmann” and “Courtyard Musicians” gelatin silver prints. $2,000 to $2,400
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan 26:</b> after Sheng Mou, Qing Dynasty scroll, landscape painting, ink and color on silk, signature of Wang Hui (Chinese, 1632-1717). $1,800 to $2,200
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan 26:</b> Russell, J. Map of Kentucky, London, 1794, showing Tennessee as a SW Territory. $1,200 to $1,800
  • <b>Bonhams: The Medical & Scientific Library of W. Bruce Fye. New York, March 11, 2019</b>
    <b>Bonhams NY, Mar 11:</b> VESALIUS, ANDREAS. 1514-1564. <i>De humani corporis fabrica libri septem.</i> Basel: Johannes Oporinus, June 1543. $300,000 to $500,000
    <b>Bonhams NY, Mar 11:</b> HARVEY, WILLIAM. 1578-1657. <i>De motu cordis & sanguinis in animalibus Anatomica Exercitatio.</i> Leiden: Joannis Maire, 1639. $25,000 to $35,000
    <b>Bonhams NY, Mar 11:</b> BERENGARIO DA CARPI, GIACOMO. 1460-1530. <i>Isagogae breves perlucide ac uberrimae in Anatomiam humani corporis.</i> Bologna: Benedictus Hectoris, 15 July 1523. $15,000 to $25,000
    <b>Bonhams NY, Mar 11:</b> FRANKLIN, BENJAMIN. 1706-1790. <i>Experiments and Observations on Electricity, made at Philadelphia in America…</i> London, 1769. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Bonhams NY, Mar 11:</b> BENIVIENI, ANTONIO. 1443-1502. <i>De abditis nonnullis ac mirandis morborum et sanationum causis.</i>Florence: Filippo Giunta, 1507. $8,000 to $12,000
  • <b>Potter & Potter Auctions: Fine Books & Manuscripts. February 2, 2018</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Feb. 2:</b><br>Lot 230: Charles Bukowski. <i>South of No North.</i> Los Angeles, 1973. First edition. Signed. $1,500 to $2,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Feb. 2:</b><br>Lot 244: Aldous Huxley. <i>Brave New World.</i> Garden City, 1932. First American edition. Signed. $2,500 to $3,500
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Feb. 2:</b><br>Lot 10: Frank Lloyd Wright. “Fallingwater Side Elevation” Original Blueprint. $1,500 to $2,500
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions: Fine Books & Manuscripts. February 2, 2018</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Feb. 2:</b><br>Lot 169: <i>Chicago’s Progress: A Review of the World’s Fair City.</i> Chicago: Bishop Publishing, (1933). $150 to $250
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Feb. 2:</b><br>Lot 299: [Tanguy, Yves] Benjamin Peret. <i>Dormir dans Les Pierres.</i> Paris: Editions Surrealistes, 1927. $2,500 to $3,500
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Feb. 2:</b><br>Lot 276: Jean Hans Arp. <i>Arp: Eleven Configurations.</i> Zurich, 1945. $1,200 to $1,500
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions: Fine Books & Manuscripts. February 2, 2018</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Feb. 2:</b><br>Lot 235: Joseph Conrad. <i>Nostromo: A Tale of the Seaboard.</i> New York: 1904. First edition. $800 to $1,200
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Feb. 2:</b><br>Lot 290: Umberto Brunelleschi. Louys, Pierre. <i>Les Aventures du Roi Pausole.</i> Paris: 1930. $1,200 to $1,500
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Feb. 2:</b><br>Lot 700: X-Men No. 94. Marvel Comics, 1975. CGC 9.0. $800 to $1,200
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions: Fine Books & Manuscripts. February 2, 2018</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Feb. 2:</b><br>Lot 540: Travers, P.L. <i>Mary Poppins</i> [and] <i>Mary Poppins Comes Back.</i> Signed. New York: 1936. $1,000 to $1,500
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Feb. 2:</b><br>Lot 576: Mickey Mouse. 17 Big Little Books. 1930s-40s. $300 to $500
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Feb. 2:</b><br>Lot 429: Paracelsus. <i>Medicina Diastatica or Sympathecall Mumie.</i> London: 1653. $800 to $1,200
  • <b>Shapero Rare Books:</b> Fine Illustrated Books. 50 illustrated works across a range of subjects.
    <b>Shapero Rare Books:</b> Present Perfect. Books & works on paper including Literature, Children’s & Illustrated, Sports & Pastimes, Modern Prints and more.
    <b>Shapero Rare Books:</b> The House of Romanov, marking the centenary of the tragic demise of the Romanov dynasty.
    <b>Shapero Rare Books:</b> CHAGALL & GOGOL. Les âmes mortes, 1948. Chagall’s first major illustrated book.
    <b>Shapero Rare Books:</b> GUSTAV KLIMT, eine nachlese, 1931. An important early monograph on Klimt.
    <b>Shapero Rare Books:</b> ELLIOT. Birds of North America, 1866. One of 200 2 vols sets, folio.
    <b>Shapero Rare Books:</b> PURCHAS. His Pilgrimes/Pilgrimage, 1625-26. 5 vols. Probably the greatest collection of voyages ever published.
    <b>Shapero Rare Books:</b> HUXLEY. Brave New World, 1932. Exceptionally fine first edition.
    <b>Shapero Rare Books:</b> KELMSCOTT PRESS. Poems of Shakespeare, one of 500, publisher’s vellum.
    <b>Shapero Rare Books:</b> LEROUX. Phantom of the Opera, 1911. First UK edition in fine S&S binding.
    <b>Shapero Rare Books:</b> INDIANA, Robert. The American Dream, one of 30 AP copies, 30 screen prints.
    <b>Shapero Rare Books:</b> BENOIS. Tsarskoe Selo during the Reign of Elizaveta Petrovna, St Petersburg, 1910. Deluxe issue.
    <b>Shapero Rare Books:</b> CORONATION ALBUM. Description du sacre et du couronnement de leurs Majestés Impériales, 1883. One of 200.
    <b>Shapero Rare Books:</b> IMPERIAL FAMILY. Signed original photograph of Tsar Nicholas II’s 4 daughters.
    <b>Shapero Rare Books:</b> Souvenir du Couronnement de Leurs Majestés Imperiales a Moscou, 1896.

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No Sale Number Auction House Sale Name Date of Auction Archived Date Total Lots Lots Sold % Lots Sold CURR Exch. Rate Low Est. Lots Sold High Est. Lots Sold High Est. All Lots Total Sales Total Sales In $ % Total Sales / High Est.
1 #16843 Christies Japonisme November 15, 2018 November 16, 2018 17 15 88.24% EUR 1.14 218,000.00 315,500.00 336,500.00 450,375.00 508,923.75 133.84%
2 #431ef Il Ponte Interior Decoration - Photographs, Books November 15, 2018 November 16, 2018 559 481 86.05% EUR 1.14 38,820.00 59,121.20 77,291.20 65,191.50 73,666.21 84.35%
3 #111418 Grays Auctioneers Works on Paper, Rare Books and Manuscripts November 14, 2018 November 16, 2018 191 110 57.59% USD 1.0 76,650.00 114,490.00 179,470.00 90,780.15 90,780.15 50.58%
4 #2076 Forum Auctions Forum Auctions @ Artsy: Urban Jungle III November 14, 2018 November 15, 2018 39 26 66.67% GBP 1.27 23,900.00 30,800.00 40,000.00 28,608.00 37,190.40 71.52%
5 #95050 Rossini Lithographs - Internet bidstart 10/26 November 14, 2018 November 16, 2018 138 56 40.58% EUR 1.14 3,276.00 4,905.00 23,175.00 4,993.80 5,643.05 21.55%
6 #1846 Tajan Prints and Illustrated Books November 14, 2018 November 16, 2018 271 141 52.03% EUR 1.14 69,330.00 93,000.00 172,910.00 132,098.00 149,270.74 76.40%
7 #348 Burgersdijk and Niermans Rare Books November 13, 2018 November 16, 2018 1108 956 86.28% EUR 1.14 195,570.00 195,570.00 241,800.00 306,736.74 346,612.74 126.86%
8 #18bp02 Doyle New York Rare Books, Autographs & Maps November 13, 2018 November 15, 2018 462 394 85.28% USD 1.0 575,450.00 872,150.00 954,500.00 1,392,318.75 1,392,318.75 145.87%
9 #2493 Swann Galleries 19th and 20th Century Literature November 13, 2018 November 14, 2018 292 253 86.64% USD 1.0 251,650.00 366,950.00 420,800.00 404,426.00 404,426.00 96.11%
10 #1616 Freemans Modern and Contemporary Art - Prints and Photographs November 13, 2018 November 14, 2018 57 50 87.72% USD 1.0 445,700.00 661,300.00 768,300.00 660,681.00 660,681.00 85.99%
11 #L18405 Sothebys Travel, Atlases, Maps and Natural History November 13, 2018 November 14, 2018 276 187 67.75% GBP 1.27 1,105,800.00 1,550,150.00 2,292,450.00 2,064,694.00 2,684,102.20 90.06%
12 #141846 Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 11/6 November 13, 2018 November 15, 2018 779 748 96.02% USD 1.0 105,438.00 154,107.00 160,597.00 92,526.00 92,526.00 57.61%
13 #431abcd Il Ponte Interiors - Prints November 13, 2018 November 16, 2018 43 32 74.42% EUR 1.14 3,090.00 3,840.00 5,540.00 4,468.50 5,049.41 80.66%
14 #588 Leslie Hindman Auctioneers Fine Books and Manuscripts November 13, 2018 November 15, 2018 328 261 79.57% USD 1.0 204,750.00 311,400.00 371,050.00 396,549.00 396,549.00 106.87%
15 #1846 Bruun Rasmussen Prints November 12, 2018 November 15, 2018 81 75 92.59% EUR 1.14 29,750.00 33,500.00 35,565.00 33,500.00 37,854.93 94.19%
16 #610 Leslie Hindman Auctioneers Fine Cartographic and Printed Americana Collection of Evelyn and Eric Newman November 12, 2018 November 14, 2018 120 117 97.50% USD 1.0 387,450.00 565,650.00 648,550.00 741,799.50 741,799.50 114.38%
17 #151845 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles Auction - bidstart 10/14 November 11, 2018 November 15, 2018 260 248 95.38% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 53,420.60 53,420.60
18 #121845 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 11/4 November 11, 2018 November 15, 2018 874 867 99.20% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 340,310.80 340,310.80
19 #161845 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 11/2 November 11, 2018 November 13, 2018 451 446 98.89% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 39,857.60 39,857.60
20 #111018 Michaans Auctions Gallery Auction - Books, Prints, Photographs November 10, 2018 November 14, 2018 30 14 46.67% USD 1.0 24,100.00 33,800.00 75,350.00 27,756.00 27,756.00 36.84%
21 #6200 Heritage Auctions The David and Janice Frent Collection of Presidential & Political Americana, Part 4 November 10, 2018 November 13, 2018 770 706 91.69% USD 1.0 397,496.00 596,244.00 673,404.00 477,232.75 477,232.75 70.87%
22 #111018 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper November 10, 2018 November 12, 2018 158 153 96.84% USD 1.0 59,450.00 110,025.00 113,025.00 35,502.50 35,502.50 31.41%
23 #66 Potter and Potter Auctions Freakatorium: Collection of Johnny Fox November 10, 2018 November 13, 2018 433 412 95.15% USD 1.0 156,450.00 242,000.00 251,700.00 401,412.00 401,412.00 159.48%
24 #14c Nosbüsch & Stucke Books and Fine Art Prints November 10, 2018 November 13, 2018 743 273 36.74% EUR 1.14 224,610.00 224,610.00 519,990.00 191,439.80 218,241.46 36.82%
25 #111018 Rago Arts and Auctions Post War and Contemporary Art - Prints November 10, 2018 November 14, 2018 82 63 76.83% USD 1.0 186,700.00 271,800.00 331,700.00 233,850.00 233,850.00 70.50%
26 #14b Nosbüsch & Stucke Maps, Prints, Posters November 9, 2018 November 13, 2018 519 241 46.44% EUR 1.14 217,180.00 217,180.00 419,520.00 187,363.10 213,593.90 44.66%
27 #pf1830 Sothebys Modernism: Photographs from a Private Collection November 9, 2018 November 10, 2018 12 3 25.00% EUR 1.14 190,000.00 280,000.00 1,540,000.00 237,500.00 270,750.00 15.42%
28 #pf1820 Sothebys Photographs November 9, 2018 November 10, 2018 75 49 65.33% EUR 1.14 571,000.00 853,000.00 2,245,000.00 870,875.00 992,797.50 38.79%
29 #14a Nosbüsch & Stucke Books and Manuscripts November 9, 2018 November 12, 2018 30 14 46.67% EUR 1.14 53,160.00 53,160.00 81,360.00 45,008.80 51,310.03 55.32%
30 #110918 Dominic Winter Book Auctions Aviation, Military & Maritime History - Prints, Manuscripts, Photographs November 9, 2018 November 10, 2018 39 31 79.49% GBP 1.27 3,970.00 5,850.00 7,700.00 8,598.00 11,263.38 111.66%
31 #58727 Ader Photographs November 8, 2018 November 10, 2018 361 179 49.58% EUR 1.14 301,700.00 431,900.00 912,000.00 557,242.00 635,255.88 61.10%
32 #2492 Swann Galleries Autographs November 8, 2018 November 10, 2018 374 303 81.02% USD 1.0 263,870.00 403,380.00 522,900.00 377,305.00 377,305.00 72.16%
33 #16417 Christies Photographs November 8, 2018 November 10, 2018 104 57 54.81% EUR 1.14 721,000.00 994,000.00 1,856,500.00 1,172,500.00 1,336,650.00 63.16%
34 #658 PBA Galleries Food & Drink November 8, 2018 November 13, 2018 373 253 67.83% USD 1.0 103,110.00 162,000.00 233,900.00 97,792.50 97,792.50 41.81%
35 #483 Soler Y Llach Antiquarian Books and Manuscripts LIBRARY "Ausiàs March" November 8, 2018 November 14, 2018 887 469 52.87% EUR 1.14 0.00 0.00 0.00 203,887.20 230,392.54
36 #24724 Bonhams Modern and Contemporary Prints and Multiples November 8, 2018 November 10, 2018 173 112 64.74% USD 1.0 620,300.00 907,400.00 1,326,900.00 911,312.00 911,312.00 68.68%
37 #16490 Christies Hiroshi Sugimoto Photographs: The Fossilization of Time November 8, 2018 November 10, 2018 28 15 53.57% EUR 1.14 875,000.00 1,295,000.00 1,896,000.00 1,208,000.00 1,377,120.00 63.71%
38 #110718 Dominic Winter Book Auctions Printed Books, Maps and Documents November 7, 2018 November 10, 2018 583 505 86.62% GBP 1.27 154,780.00 235,740.00 271,560.00 341,502.00 447,367.62 125.76%
39 #329 James D Julia Auctioneers Militaria - Prints, Books, Manuscripts November 7, 2018 November 15, 2018 70 50 71.43% USD 1.0 48,400.00 76,400.00 108,800.00 47,434.00 47,434.00 43.60%
40 #71 Zisska and Lacher Autumn Book Auction November 7, 2018 November 13, 2018 2367 1509 63.75% EUR 1.14 694,030.00 693,780.00 1,149,490.00 813,231.36 927,083.80 70.75%
41 #110 Winner's Auctions Ltd Winner's Unlimited - Eretz Israel and Zionism November 7, 2018 November 13, 2018 460 313 68.04% USD 1.0 99,610.00 148,340.00 210,560.00 103,400.00 103,400.00 49.11%
42 #3568 Heritage Auctions Eric P. Newman Collection part X Currency November 7, 2018 November 12, 2018 432 430 99.54% USD 1.0 372,850.00 745,700.00 752,500.00 634,361.00 634,361.00 84.30%
43 #903 Aste Bolaffi 20th Century Art - prints, photographs November 6, 2018 November 14, 2018 257 147 57.20% EUR 1.14 217,700.00 303,450.00 481,150.00 311,281.25 351,747.71 64.70%
44 #121844 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 10/28 November 4, 2018 November 10, 2018 818 812 99.27% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 381,992.40 381,992.40
45 #161844 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 10/28 November 4, 2018 November 10, 2018 445 435 97.75% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 41,655.80 41,655.80
46 #146178 North American Auction Company Early American Indian and Western Auction October 27, 2018 November 14, 2018 104 99 95.19% USD 1.0 17,600.00 42,275.00 46,775.00 16,452.00 16,452.00 35.17%
47 #93690 Binoche et Giquello BIBLIOTHÈQUE R. ET B. L., ORIGINAL PRINTS FROM XIXTH C. October 9, 2018 November 14, 2018 313 224 71.57% EUR 1.14 1,676,800.00 2,213,100.00 2,918,100.00 3,564,629.00 4,028,030.77 122.16%
  • <b>Forum Auctions: Private Press, Illustrated Books and Modern First Editions. January 30, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan 30:</b> Wilde (Oscar). <i>The Sphinx,</i> one of only 25 large paper copies, illustrations and original pictorial vellum, 1894. £10,000 to £15,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan 30:</b> King (Jessie Marion, 1875-1949). The Lament, pen and black ink on vellum. £10,000 to £15,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan 30:</b> Leger (Fernand). <i>Cirque,</i> one of 300 copies, Paris, Teriade, 1950. £10,000 to £15,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Private Press, Illustrated Books and Modern First Editions. January 30, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan 30:</b> Picasso (Pablo).- Reverdy (Pierre). <i>Sable Mouvant,</i> one of 255 copies signed by the artist, Paris, Louis Broder, 1966. £8,000 to £12,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan 30:</b> Joyce (James). <i>Ulysses,</i> one of only 250 copies signed by both the author and artist, 6 etchings by Matisse, New York, Limited Editions Club, 1935. £6,000 to £8,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan 30:</b> Golden Cockerel Press.- <i>Four Gospels of the Lord Jesus Christ (The),</i> one of 500 copies, wood-engravings by Eric Gill, Laurence Hodson's copy, 1931. £5,000 to £7,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Private Press, Illustrated Books and Modern First Editions. January 30, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan 30:</b> Camus (Albert). <i>The Stranger,</i> first American edition, signed presentation inscription from the author, New York, 1946. £5,000 to £7,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan 30:</b> Greenhill (Elizabeth, binder).- Flint (Sir William Russell). <i>In Pursuit: An Autobiography,</i> limited edition signed by Francis Russell Flint, 1969. £4,000 to £6,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan 30:</b> Cranach Press.- Shakespeare (William). <i>The Tragedie of Hamlet Prince of Denmarke,</i> one of 300 copies, Janet Leeper's copy signed by Edward Gordon Craig, 1930. £4,000 to £6,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Private Press, Illustrated Books and Modern First Editions. January 30, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan 30:</b> Gray (John). <i>Silverpoints,</i> first edition, one of 25 large paper copies, initials and original vellum bidning designed by Charles Ricketts, 1893. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan 30:</b> Kelmscott Press.- Design for the frontispiece to 'A Dream of John Ball', pen & black ink over pencil and heightened with Chinese white, 1892. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan 30:</b> Crowder (Henry). <i>Henry Music…</i> Poems by Nancy Cunard, Richard Aldington, Walter Lowenfels…, first and only edition, one of 100 copies signed by Crowder and additionally inscribed by him, 1930. £1,500 to £2,000
  • <b>Sotheby’s NY, Jan 24:</b> Kingsborough, Edward King. <i>Antiquities of Mexico: Comprising Facsimiles of Ancient Mexican Paintings and Hieroglyphics…</i> London, 1831-1848. $80,000 to $120,000
    <b>Sotheby’s NY, Jan 24:</b> Paul Revere. <i>The Bloody Massacre perpetrated In King-Street Boston on March 5th 1770 by a party of the 29th Reg. Boston, 1770.</i> $150,000 to $200,000
    <b>Sotheby’s NY, Jan 24:</b> Battle of the Alamo. <i>Suplemento al Diario del Gobierno de la Republica Mexicana.</i> (Núm. 326. Tom. IV.). Mexico City: Imprenta del Aguila, Dirigida por José Ximeno, 1836. $6,000 to $8,000
    <b>Sotheby’s NY, Jan 24:</b> The Declaration of Independence. The first book-form printing of the Declaration of Independence. $300,000 to $500,000
    <b>Sotheby’s NY, Jan 24:</b> Treaty of Paris, Ratification. By the United States in Congress Assembled, A Proclamation … Annapolis, [Ca. 16-17 January 1784]. $800,000 to $1,200,000
    <b>Sotheby’s NY, Jan 24:</b> Declaration of Independence. The only known privately held copy of the celebrated William J. Stone facsimile for which provenance can be traced back to a direct ancestor who received it in 1824. $600,000 to $800,000
    <b>Sotheby’s NY, Jan 24:</b> Crockett, David. Autograph letter signed ("David Crockett") to George Patton, announcing his intention to travel to Texas. $70,000 to $100,000
    <b>Sotheby’s NY, Jan 24:</b> Wytfliet, Cornelius. <i>Descriptionis Ptolemaicae Augmentum, Sive Occidentalis Notitia Brevi Commentario Illustrata.</i> Leuven: Johannes Bogaerts 1597. $35,000 to $50,000
    <b>Sotheby’s NY, Jan 24:</b> Schedel, Hartmann. <i>Liber Cronicarum cum Figuris et Ymaginibus.</i> Nuremberg, Anton Koberger for Sebald Schreyer and Sebastian Kammermeister, 12 July 1493. $70,000 to $100,000
    <b>Sotheby’s NY, Jan 24:</b> New York Mets. Baseball from the first victory of the New York Mets. $25,000 to $35,000
    <b>Sotheby’s NY, Jan 24:</b> Robert E. Lee. Autograph letter signed ("R E Lee") as Confederate commander, to Rabbi Max Michelbacher, declining to furlough Jewish Confederate troops for the high holy days. $150,000 to $250,000
  • <b>Bunch Auctions: Rare Books & Fine Prints. January 22, 2019</b>
    <b>Bunch Auctions, Jan 22:</b> Dickens, Charles. <i>A Tale of Two Cities,</i> first edition with inclusions. $18,000 to $26,000
    <b>Bunch Auctions, Jan 22:</b> John James Audubon. A la poupee color engraving on paper "Stanley Hawk." $6,000 to $12,000
    <b>Bunch Auctions, Jan 22:</b> [FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE] Dickens, Charles. <i>Oliver Twist</i>, London, 1838. 3 vols. $8,000 to $10,000
    <b>Bunch Auctions: Rare Books & Fine Prints. January 22, 2019</b>
    <b>Bunch Auctions, Jan 22:</b> Land indenture between William Penn and Thomas Gell, dated October 12, 1681, wherein Gell purchased 500 acres Pennsylvania farmland; signed by Penn. $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Bunch Auctions, Jan 22:</b> Thomas Hart Benton, lithograph on paper "The Woodpile", pencil signed, original AAA certificate. $1,500 to $2,500
    <b>Bunch Auctions, Jan 22:</b> Helen Dryden, <i>Vogue</i> cover design lithograph completed in hand watercolor, proof design for September 1922 issue. $600 to $800
    <b>Bunch Auctions: Rare Books & Fine Prints. January 22, 2019</b>
    <b>Bunch Auctions, Jan 22:</b> Fisher, John D. <i>Description of the Distinct, Confluent, and Inoculated Small Pox, Varioloid Disease, Cow Pox, and Chicken Pox,</i> Boston, 1829. $600 to $800
    <b>Bunch Auctions, Jan 22:</b> [Rare Dust Jacket] Crane, Stephen. <i>The Red Badge of Courage,</i> NY, 1896. $500 to $700
    <b>Bunch Auctions, Jan 22:</b> after Amedeo Modigliani (Italian, 1884-1920), chromolithograph on paper "Lunia Czechowska", signed in plate, artist's proof (A/P). $200 to $400
    <b>Bunch Auctions, Jan 22:</b> Samuel Arlent Edwards, color mezzotint on paper "A Visit to the Boarding School", pencil signed. $100 to $200
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Jan 29:</b> Leonard Baskin, <i>Diptera: A Book of Flies & Other Insects,</i> Gehenna Press, 1983. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Jan 29:</b> Georg Heym, <i>Umbra Vitae,</i> illustrated by Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, first edition, Munich, 1924. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Jan 29:</b> Edgar Allan Poe, <i>The Raven,</i> special copy for illustrator Alan James Robinson, first book from Cheloniidae Press, 1980. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Jan 29:</b><br>W.B. Yeats, <i>Poems,</i> illustrated by Richard Diebenkorn, accompanied by a suite of 6 etchings, 1990. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Jan 29:</b> Georges Rouault, <i>Cirque de l’Étoile Filante,</i> Paris, 1938. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Jan 29:</b> François-Louis Schmied, <i>Le Cantique des Cantiques,</i> Paris, 1925. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Jan 29:</b> Frank Lloyd Wright, <i>Ausgeführte Bauten und Entwürfe,</i> Berlin, Ernst Wasmuth, 1910. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Jan 29:</b> Hans Bellmer & Georges Hugnet, <i>Oeillades ciselées en branch,</i> Paris, 1939. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Jan 29:</b> Wassily Kandinsky, <i>Klänge,</i> first edition, Munich, 1913. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Jan 29:</b> Charles Dickens, <i>The Nonesuch Dickens,</i> limited edition, 1937-38. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Jan 29:</b> Rudyard Kipling, <i>Le Livre de la Jungle,</i> plates by Paul Jouve, engraved by F.L. Schmied, Paris, 1919. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Jan 29:</b> Georges Lepape, <i>Les Choses de Paul Poiret,</i> Paris, 1911. $3,500 to $5,000.
  • <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Charles Darwin on sexuality and the transmission of hereditary characteristics: Autograph Letter Signed to Lawson Tait. Down, 17 January [1877].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> MILTON, JOHN. <i>Paradise Lost. A Poem written in ten books.</i> London: 1667. A very rare example with the contemporary binding untouched and with a 1667 title page.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Hamilton secures the ratification of the Constitution: <i>The Debates and Proceedings of the Convention of the State of New-York, assembled at Poughkeespsie, on the 17th June, 1788.</i>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> The social contract “Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains”: ROUSSEAU, JEAN-JACQUES. <i>Principes du Droit Politique [Du Contract Social]</i>. Amsterdam: Michel Rey, 1762
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> “The first English textbook on geometrical land-measurement and surveying”: BENESE, RICHARD. <i>This Boke Sheweth the Maner of Measurynge All Maner of Lande…</i>
  • <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste: Books and Manuscripts. January 22, 2019</b>
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan 22:</b> [MAGGIOLO, Vesconte] <i>Carta nautica manoscritta, bottega di Vesconte Maggiolo.</i> Italy, c.1550. Previously unknown extraordinary portolan chart. €50,000 to 80,000
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan 22:</b><br>LA PÉROUSE, Jean-François. <i>Voyage de la Pérouse autour du monde.</i> Paris: L'Imprimerie de la République, 1797. €6,000 to 9,000
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan 22:</b> PEREA Y ROJAS, Daniel. The preparatory watercolours to the renown album <i>A Los Toros.</i> €4,000 to 6,000
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste: Books and Manuscripts. January 22, 2019</b>
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan 22:</b> MELA, Pomponio. <i>Cosmographia, sive De situ orbis.</i> Venice, 1478 [Bound with] DIONISIO il Periegeta. <i> De situ orbis…</i> Venice, 1478. €6,000 to 9,000
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan 22:</b> DE FELICE, Fortunato Bartolomeo. <i>Encyclopedie, ou dictionnaire universel raisonne des connoissances humaines.</i> Yverdon, 1770-1780. €4,000 to 6,000
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan 22:</b> VECELLIO, Cesare. <i>De gli habiti antichi et moderni di diverse parti del mondo.</i> Venice: Damian Zenaro, 1590. €3,000 to 5,000
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste: Books and Manuscripts. January 22, 2019</b>
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan 22:</b> FALDA, Giovanni Battista; SPECCHI, Alessandro. <i>Il nuovo teatro delle fabriche…</i> [bound with] <i>ll quarto libro del nuovo teatro delli palazzi in prospettiva di Roma moderna.</i> 1665-1699. €4,000 to 6,000
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan 22:</b> FALDA Giovan Battista. <i>Le fontane di Roma nelle piazze e luoghi pubblici della citta - Le fontane delle ville di Frascati nel Tusculano…</i> Rome, [1691]. €2,000 to 3,000
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan 22:</b> FERRERIO, Pietro & Giovanni Battista FALDA. <i> Palazzi di Roma de piu celebri architetti disegnati… [1655 – 1677]. €2,500 to 3,000
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste: Books and Manuscripts. January 22, 2019</b>
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan 22:</b> VON JACQUIN, Joseph Franz. <i>Eclogae graminum rariorum.</i> Vienna: Strauss Sommer, 1813-1844. €2,000 to 3,000
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan 22:</b> Prayer book according to the synagogical Ashkenazy rite in an elegant and precious silver binding. €3,000 to 5,000
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan 22:</b> BOCCACCIO, Giovanni. <i>Ameto.</i> Venice: Nicolo Zoppino, 1524. €3,000 to 5,000
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