• <b>Chiswick Auctions:</b> Rowling (J.K). <i>Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone,</i> FIRST EDITION, first issue, 1997. £15,000 to £20,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, seeking consignments:</b> Thornton (Samuel). <i>A Large Drought of the North Part of China Shewing…the Harbour of Chusan,</i> copper engraved map, 1711. £600 to £800
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, seeking consignments:</b> Stuart (Helen). Portrait of a Maori, over-painted gelatin silver print, signed and dated, 1885. £4,000 to £6,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, seeking consignments:</b> Picasso (Pablo). Minotaure vaincu, plate 89 from La Suite Vollard , signed, Paris, 1939. £4,000 to £5,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, seeking consignments:</b> Pissarro (Camille). Vachère au Bord de l'Eau, NUMBER 14 OF 100 PROOFS, etching, 1890. £800 to £1,200
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, seeking consignments:</b> Einstein (Albert). Copy of typewritten script of the episode "The Atom" of the TV programme "Your World Tomorrow", signed by Einstein. £2,000 to £3,000
  • <b>Christie’s Paris:</b> Blaise Cendrars and Fernand Léger, <i>La Fin du monde filmée par l’ange N.-D.,</i> Paris, Editions de la Sirène, 1919
    <b>Christie’s Paris:</b> André Breton, <i>Second manifeste du Surréalisme,</i> Paris, Editions Kra, 1930
    <b>Christie’s Paris:</b> Paul Eluard and Pablo Picasso, <i>La Barre d’appui,</i> Paris, Editions « Cahiers d’Art », 1936
    <b>Christie’s Paris:</b> Blaise Cendrars and Fernand Léger, <i>La Fin du monde filmée par l’ange N.-D.,</i> Paris, Editions de la Sirène, 1919
    <b>Christie’s Paris:</b> Hans Bellmer, <i>Die Puppe,</i> Paris, G.L.M., 1936
    <b>Christie’s Paris:</b> Salvador Dali, <i>La femme visible,</i> Paris, Editions Surréalistes, 1930
  • <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> Presentation Copy. Sold for $500,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. Autograph Letter Signed, 3 pp, negotiating the 2nd American edition with Appleton. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Hemingway, Ernest. Autograph Letter Signed, 8 pp, Paris, 1924, to his father discussing Bullfighting, Stories, and his new baby. Sold for $25,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Corialanus.</i> London, 1623. 1st printing [Extracted from the First Folio]. Sold for $50,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Swift, Jonathan. <i>Gulliver's Travels.</i> London, 1726. 1st edition, Teerink's A edition, fine, large copy. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Fitzroy, Robert. Autograph Letter Signed to agent Thomas Stilwell, informing him of the progress of H.M.S. Beagle. Sold for $17,575.
    <center><b>Bonhams<br> Property from the Collection of Nicole and William R. Keck II</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Sonnets.</i> 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner, bound by Trautz-Bauzonnet. Sold for $13,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. Sold for $5,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. Sold for $7,575.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Rackham, Arthur. <i>Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens.</i> 1/500 copies signed by Rackham. Sold for $4,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Du coté de chez Swann.</i> 1st edition, 1st issue. Inscribed by Proust. Sold for $8,825.
  • <b>Doyle, The Estate of Oleg Cassini. June 27</b>
    <b>Doyle, The Estate of Oleg Cassini:</b> KENNEDY ONASSIS, JACQUELINE Typed letter signed to Oleg Cassini. $400 to $600
    <b>Doyle, The Estate of Oleg Cassini:</b> [CASSINI-KENNEDY FASHIONS] Important archives related to the development of fashions for Mrs. Kennedy… $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Doyle, The Estate of Oleg Cassini:</b> [CASSINI-KENNEDY FASHIONS] Detailed ledger of the Kennedy White House years… $500 to $800
    <b>Doyle, The Estate of Oleg Cassini:</b> KELLY, GRACE. Four autograph letters to Oleg Cassini. $5,000 to $8,000
    <b>Doyle, The Estate of Oleg Cassini. June 27</b>
    <b>Doyle, The Estate of Oleg Cassini:</b> CASSINI, OLEG. Group of Kennedy-era original fashion sketches. $1,000 to $1,500
    <b>Doyle, The Estate of Oleg Cassini:</b> KENNEDY ONASSIS, JACQUELINE. Autograph letter signed to Oleg Cassini. $800 to $1,200
    <b>Doyle, The Estate of Oleg Cassini:</b> CASSINI, OLEG. Fashion sketch titled “Mrs. Kennedy-Palais de Versailles-State Dinner.” $800 to $1,200
    Doyle, The Estate of Oleg Cassini: [CASSINI, OLEG - KENNEDY, JACQUELINE.] Group of approximately 130 original fashion designs… $800 to $1,200.

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1 #pf1813 Sothebys Books and Manuscripts November 21, 2018 November 22, 2018 134 87 64.93% EUR 1.14 371,300.00 546,500.00 967,400.00 692,813.00 789,806.82 71.62%
2 #18or18 Doyle New York The Patricia and Donald Oresman Collection November 20, 2018 November 22, 2018 202 184 91.09% USD 1.0 219,485.00 330,145.00 346,245.00 369,616.00 369,616.00 106.75%
3 #17511 Christies Annabel's November 20, 2018 November 22, 2018 35 35 100.00% GBP 1.27 72,300.00 111,500.00 111,500.00 596,250.00 763,200.00 534.75%
4 #1847 Bruun Rasmussen Modern Prints November 20, 2018 November 22, 2018 81 71 87.65% EUR 1.14 30,740.00 35,900.00 38,960.00 39,853.75 45,433.26 102.29%
5 #141847 Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - Internet bidstart 11/13 November 20, 2018 November 22, 2018 687 667 97.09% USD 1.0 103,556.00 151,965.00 156,125.00 94,482.00 94,482.00 60.52%
6 #24838 Bonhams TCM PRESENTS ... THE DARK SIDE OF HOLLYWOOD November 20, 2018 November 22, 2018 267 149 55.81% USD 1.0 207,600.00 298,950.00 1,148,650.00 320,567.00 320,567.00 27.91%
7 #16415 Christies Antiquarian Books and Manuscripts November 20, 2018 November 22, 2018 188 98 52.13% EUR 1.14 788,200.00 1,111,300.00 1,760,900.00 1,281,250.00 1,460,625.00 72.76%
8 #25138 Bonhams ROCK & ROLL MEMORABILIA, FEATURING THE ORIGINAL HANDWRITTEN LYRICS TO "YOUR SONG" November 19, 2018 November 21, 2018 55 16 29.09% USD 1.0 63,500.00 91,700.00 821,700.00 74,749.00 74,749.00 9.10%
9 #IT117 Potomack Company Online Auction - Books, Prints November 19, 2018 November 22, 2018 27 22 81.48% USD 1.0 9,300.00 14,550.00 17,150.00 14,218.75 14,218.75 82.91%
10 #3876 Artcurial Limited Editions - Prints November 19, 2018 November 22, 2018 141 114 80.85% EUR 1.14 385,400.00 565,200.00 648,400.00 718,770.00 819,397.80 110.85%
11 #3899 Artcurial Aristophil November 19, 2018 November 22, 2018 115 84 73.04% EUR 1.14 735,150.00 1,108,670.00 1,308,870.00 2,370,789.00 2,702,699.46 181.13%
12 #111518 Neal Auction Company Louisiana Purchase Auction November 18, 2018 November 21, 2018 55 32 58.18% USD 1.0 18,750.00 28,550.00 61,350.00 26,538.50 26,538.50 43.26%
13 #151846 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles Auction - bidstart 10/21 November 18, 2018 November 21, 2018 343 320 93.29% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 76,931.60 76,931.60
14 #121846 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 11/11 November 18, 2018 November 20, 2018 783 779 99.49% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 407,636.40 407,636.40
15 #111818 Clars Auction Gallery Fine Art - Prints and Books November 18, 2018 November 21, 2018 68 59 86.76% USD 1.0 231,500.00 358,600.00 423,000.00 328,968.75 328,968.75 77.77%
16 #3176B Skinner Fine Books and Manuscripts November 18, 2018 November 22, 2018 354 279 78.81% USD 1.0 422,210.00 591,125.00 689,835.00 902,538.00 902,907.00 130.83%
17 #111718 Clars Auction Gallery Fine Art - Prints and Books November 17, 2018 November 21, 2018 281 217 77.22% USD 1.0 54,650.00 94,450.00 126,950.00 58,075.90 58,075.90 45.75%
18 #7183 Heritage Auctions Movie Posters November 17, 2018 November 20, 2018 984 952 96.75% USD 1.0 1,155,300.00 2,309,400.00 2,427,600.00 1,602,102.80 1,602,102.80 66.00%
19 #111718 Brunk Auctions Premier Catalogue Auction - Session III - Premier Catalog Auction - 1291 to 1793 November 17, 2018 November 22, 2018 54 53 98.15% USD 1.0 79,000.00 120,400.00 129,400.00 125,234.00 125,234.00 96.78%
20 #111718 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper November 17, 2018 November 20, 2018 158 152 96.20% USD 1.0 52,350.00 95,725.00 101,325.00 33,159.50 33,159.50 32.73%
21 #123 Jeschke van Vliet Auctions Berlin GmbH Modern and Contemporary Art - Modern Photography November 16, 2018 November 20, 2018 422 142 33.65% EUR 1.14 59,820.00 80,210.00 342,700.00 89,982.90 102,580.54 26.26%
22 #111618 Brunk Auctions Premier Catalogue Auction - Session II - Premier Catalog Auction - 552 to 1290 November 16, 2018 November 22, 2018 18 12 66.67% USD 1.0 7,450.00 11,500.00 17,100.00 10,116.00 10,116.00 59.16%
23 #431h Il Ponte Interior Decorations - Prints November 16, 2018 November 20, 2018 6 3 50.00% EUR 1.14 210.00 290.00 640.00 189.00 215.46 29.53%
24 #922 Eldreds Americana and Paintings - Books, Prints November 16, 2018 November 21, 2018 29 14 48.28% USD 1.0 10,250.00 17,350.00 47,350.00 18,876.25 18,876.25 39.87%
25 #58803 Ader Aristophil - Literature and Illustrated Books November 15, 2018 November 21, 2018 225 149 66.22% EUR 1.14 1,341,450.00 1,718,600.00 2,369,400.00 2,040,294.00 2,325,935.16 86.11%
26 #7192 Heritage Auctions Comics November 15, 2018 November 20, 2018 1753 1734 98.92% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 10,787,375.80 10,787,375.80
27 #540 RR Auction Marvels of Modern Music - Internet bidstart 11/8 November 15, 2018 November 20, 2018 666 414 62.16% USD 1.0 428,600.00 618,800.00 1,150,100.00 702,552.75 702,552.75 61.09%
28 #79 Kestenbaum and Company THE VALMADONNA TRUST LIBRARY: FURTHER SELECTIONS FROM THE HISTORIC COLLECTION. * HEBREW PRINTING IN AMERICA. * GRAPHIC & CEREMONIAL ART November 15, 2018 November 17, 2018 283 176 62.19% USD 1.0 819,300.00 1,248,700.00 1,963,500.00 1,299,875.00 1,299,875.00 66.20%
29 #918 Eldreds Fall Marine Sale - Prints November 15, 2018 November 21, 2018 25 16 64.00% USD 1.0 66,800.00 125,500.00 131,600.00 106,418.50 106,418.50 80.87%
30 #18ek01 Doyle New York 20th Century Literature Online Only November 15, 2018 November 20, 2018 168 105 62.50% USD 1.0 13,760.00 22,160.00 33,710.00 16,025.00 16,025.00 47.54%
31 #624 Waverly Auctions Collectors Series: Science Fiction, Comics & Fantasy November 15, 2018 November 17, 2018 359 161 44.85% USD 1.0 27,420.00 43,910.00 69,060.00 46,549.10 46,549.10 67.40%
32 #659 PBA Galleries Rare Books & Manuscripts November 15, 2018 November 22, 2018 230 145 63.04% USD 1.0 99,580.00 156,200.00 354,700.00 88,971.25 88,971.25 25.08%
33 #111518 Brunk Auctions Premier Catalogue Auction - Session I - Emporium - 1 to 551 November 15, 2018 November 22, 2018 33 30 90.91% USD 1.0 7,600.00 13,700.00 14,900.00 10,942.00 10,942.00 73.44%
34 #93587 Aguttes 10 • LITERATURE • ANCIENT, ROMANTIC & MODERN BOOKS - MANUSCRIPTS & AUTOGRAPH LETTERS,... November 14, 2018 November 21, 2018 314 224 71.34% EUR 1.14 924,538.00 1,219,050.00 2,219,980.00 2,776,131.00 3,164,789.34 125.05%
35 #63 Kedem Auction 10th Anniversary Rare and Important Items November 13, 2018 November 21, 2018 200 168 84.00% USD 1.0 3,605,000.00 5,287,000.00 7,067,000.00 4,240,118.00 4,240,118.00 60.00%
36 #167 Grogan and Company The Fall Auction - Books and Prints November 11, 2018 November 22, 2018 59 57 96.61% USD 1.0 131,600.00 216,400.00 221,900.00 242,446.00 242,446.00 109.26%
37 #110918 Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society Books November 9, 2018 November 22, 2018 447 411 91.95% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 9,156.00 9,156.00
38 #3 Michael Treloar Books, Photographs & Manuscripts November 4, 2018 November 22, 2018 453 231 50.99% AUD 0.71 64,660.00 88,050.00 233,750.00 48,895.05 35,693.64 20.92%
39 #94449 OSENAT Baudelaire Collection and Great Writers November 4, 2018 November 22, 2018 143 128 89.51% EUR 1.14 707,600.00 956,200.00 983,300.00 1,216,566.00 1,386,885.24 123.72%
40 #91318 Waverly Auctions 15th-17th Century Books September 13, 2018 November 17, 2018 381 276 72.44% USD 1.0 86,120.00 137,190.00 196,030.00 111,300.60 111,300.60 56.78%
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ian Fleming, <i>Goldfinger,</i> first edition, inscribed to Sir Henry Cotton, MBE, London, 1959. Sold for $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Joseph Brant, Mohawk Chief, ALS, writing after pledging support to King George III against American rebels, 1776. Sold for a record $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Sonia Delaunay, <i>Ses Peintures</i> . . ., 20 pochoir plates, Paris, 1925. Sold for a record $13,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Diana, Princess of Wales, 6 autograph letters signed to British <i>Vogue</i> editor, 1989-92. Sold for $10,400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Alexander Hamilton, ALS, as Secretary of the Treasury covering costs of the new U.S. Mint, 1793. Sold for $12,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Benjamin Graham & David L. Dodd, <i>Security Analysis,</i> first edition, inscribed by Graham to a Wall Street trader, NY, 1934. Sold for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> George Barbier & François-Louis Schmied, <i>Personnages de Comédie,</i> Paris, 1922. Sold for $9,375.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Ilsée, Princesse de Tripoli,</i> Paris, 1897. Sold for a record $13,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ralph Waldo Emerson, <i>The Dial,</i> first edition of the reconstituted issue, Emerson’s copy with inscriptions, Cincinnati, 1860. Sold for a record $3,250.
  • <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>The Library and Picture Collection of the late Martin Woolf Orskey<br>June 26</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>June 26:</b> Book of Hours. Illuminated manuscript, Flanders or northern France, c. 1450. With 12 full-page illuminated miniatures. £10,000 to £15,000
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>June 26:</b> Zahrawi, Abu’-Qasim, al- (c. 936-1013). <i>Albucasis chirurgicorum omnium,</i> Strasbourg, 1532. The first comprehensive illustrated treatise on surgery. £3,000 to £5,000
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>June 26:</b> Milles, Thomas. <i>The Custumers Alphabet and Primer,</i> 1608. Gilt supralibros of 17th-century English bibliophile Edward Gwynn. £2,000 to £3,000
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>The Library and Picture Collection of the late Martin Woolf Orskey<br>June 26</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>June 26:</b> Guillemeau, Jacques. <i>Child-Birth or, the Happy Deliverie of Women,</i> 1st edition in English, 1612. The second midwifery manual printed in English. £1,500 to £2,000
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>June 26:</b> Rabisha, William. <i>The Whole Body of Cookery Dissected,</i> 1st edition, 1661. Rare. Five copies in libraries. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>June 26:</b> Royal binding. <i>An Abridgment of the English Military Discipline,</i> 1678. Contemporary red goatskin gilt by Samuel Mearne for Charles II (1630-1865). £1,500 to £2,000
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>The Library and Picture Collection of the late Martin Woolf Orskey<br>June 26</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>June 26:</b> Pallavicino, Ferrante. <i>The Whores Rhetorick,</i> 1st edition in English, 1683. Rare anti-Jesuit satire. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>June 26:</b> Swift, Jonathan. <i>The Benefit of Farting,</i> 1st London edition, 1722. Teerink 19. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>June 26:</b> Edwards, George. <i>Natural History of Uncommon Birds</i> [and] <i>Gleanings of Natural History,</i> 7 volumes, 1743-64. Contemporary tree calf, 362 hand-coloured engraved plates. £8,000 to £12,000
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>The Library and Picture Collection of the late Martin Woolf Orskey<br>June 26</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>June 26:</b> Campbell, Patrick. <i>Travels in the Interior Inhabited Parts of North America,</i> 1st edition, 1793. Howes C101; Sabin 10264. Uncut in original boards. £5,000 to £8,000
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>June 26:</b> Hearne, Samuel. <i>A Journey from Prince of Wales's Fort in Hudson's Bay, to the Northern Ocean,</i> 1st edition, 1795. Sabin 31181. Large-paper copy. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>June 26:</b> Edgeworth, Maria. <i>The Match Girl, A Novel,</i> 1808. £1,000 to £1,500
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