• <center><b>Aste Bolaffi<br>Rare Books and Autographs<br>June 22, 2021</b>
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Tolomeo, Claudio. <i>Cosmographia.</i> Ulma, Lienhart Holle, 16.07.1482.<br>€ 50.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Hondius, Henricus, & Johannes Janssonius. <i>Atlas novus, sive descriptio geographica totius orbis terrarum.</i> Amsterdam, Hondius-Janssonius, 1638. €30.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Castiglione, Baldassarre. <i>Il libro del cortegiano del conte Baldesar Castiglione.</i> Venice, eredi di Aldo, 1528. € 14.000+
    <center><b>Aste Bolaffi<br>Rare Books and Autographs<br>June 22, 2021</b>
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Bayer, Johann. <i>Uranometria, omnium asterismorum continens schemata, nova methodo delineata, aereis laminis expressa.</i> Augusta, Christoph Mang, 1603.<br>€ 12.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> [Astronomy]. <i>[Scriptores Astronomici veteres].</i> Venezia, Aldo Manuzio, 1499.<br> € 7.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Aristophanes. <i>Aristofanous Komoidiai ennea. Aristophanis Comoediae novem.</i> Venice, Aldo Manuzio, 1498. € 7.000+
    <center><b>Aste Bolaffi<br>Rare Books and Autographs<br>June 22, 2021</b>
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Herodotus. <i>Hirodotou logoi ennea [...] Herodoti libri novem quibus musarum indita sunt nomina.</i> Venice, Aldo Manuzio, 1502. € 7.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Tory, Geoffroy. <i>L’art & science de la vraye proportion des lettres attiques, ou antiques.</i> Paris, Vincent Gaultherot, 1549. € 5.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Caterina da Siena. <i>Epistole devotissime de sancta Catharina da Siena.</i> Venice, Aldo Manuzio, 1500. € 4.500+
    <center><b>Aste Bolaffi<br>Rare Books and Autographs<br>June 22, 2021</b>
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> [Chess]. Gianuzio della Manzia, Orazio. <i>Libro nel quale si tratta della maniera di giuocar' a scacchi con alcuni sottilissimi partiti.</i> Torino, Antonio Bianchi, 1597. € 3.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Newton, Isaac. <i>Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica.</i> Amsterdam, Compagnie di Amsterdam, 1714. €2.500+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> [Turkish Empire]. Ramberti, Benedetto. <i>Libri tre delle cose de Turchi.</i> Venice, eredi di Aldo, 1539. €1.500+
  • <b><center>Doyle<br>Fine Literature<br>Online Auction<br>June 8 to June 22</b>
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> CALDWELL, ERSKINE. <i>Tobacco Road,</i> First Edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> ELIOT, GEORGE. <i>Middlemarch: A Study of Provincial Life.</i> Edinburgh & London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1871-72. First edition in book form. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> BYRON, GEORGE GORDON NOEL, LORD. <i>Don Juan.</i> London: the Thomas Davison; John Hunt; John and H.L. Hunt, 1819-24. First edition. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> [BURNEY, FRANCES]. <i>Evelina, Or, A Young Lady's Entrance into the World.</i> London: T. Lowndes, 1778. First edition. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b><center>Doyle<br>Fine Literature<br>Online Auction<br>June 8 to June 22</b>
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> SHEPARD, ERNEST H. Colored drawing of Winnie-the-Pooh and Piglet, in an autograph letter signed by Shepard. Dated February 29th, 1932. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> CARROLL, LEWIS (CHARLES LUTWIDGE DODGSON). <i>The Nursery "Alice".</i> London: MacMillan, 1890. Second (first published) edition. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> DANA, RICHARD HENRY, Jr. <i>Two Years Before the Mast.</i> New York, 1840. First edition with an autograph letter signed by Dana laid-in. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> FINE BINDING-RIVIERE] HAZLITT, WILLIAM. <i>Liber Amoris: or, the New Pygmalion.</i> London: John Hunt, 1823. First edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
  • <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> LIFE OF OSLER, PRESENTATION COPY TO NEPHEW NORMAN GWYN. CUSHING, HARVEY. 1869-1939. <i>The Life of Sir William Osler.</i> Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1925. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> OSLER TO HALSTED MENTIONING CUSHING AND WELCH. Autograph Letter Signed ("Wm Osler") to William Stewart Halsted on medical matters, 2 pp, January 19, 1919. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> CUSHING PRESENTATION COPY TO LUCIEN PRICE. CUSHING, HARVEY. <i>Intracranial Tumours.</i> Springfield, 1932. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> OSLER ON HIS CHILDHOOD. Autograph Letter Signed ("Wm Osler") to Mabel [Brewster] on returning home to Staplehurst. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> SCULTETUS, JOHANNES. 1595-1645. <i>Cheiroplotheke, seu armamentarium chirurgicum XLIII.</i> Ulm: Balthasar Kühnen, 1655. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> VICQ D'AZYR, FELIX. 1748-1794. <i>Traite d'anatomie et de physiologie.</i> Paris: Didot l'aine, 1786. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> TAGAULT, JEAN. C.1499-1546. <i>De chirugica institutione libri quinque....</i> Lyon: Guillaume Rouillé, 1549. $400 to $600.
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). Autograph Logs and Journals from his 1927 Alaska Expedition. $7,000 to $ 9,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). Cañon de Chelley, 1904. Oversized orotone, 17 x 22in in original Curtis Studio frame. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). 26 cyanotypes, featuring images of Cheyenne tribes from Volume VI of <i>North American Indian,</i> c.1907, made by Curtis in the field. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). The Vanishing Race, 1904. Oversized orotone, 18 x 24in in original Curtis Studio frame. $20,000 to $30,000.
  • <center><b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:<br>Sales Exhibition Catalogue 47<br>Part II<br>The Arctic Exploration and the Search for a Northeast Passage</b>
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> (C. PTOLEMY) – NICOLAUS GERMANUS DONIS. “Tabula Moderna Prussie Livonie Norbegie Et Gottie.” Ulm, 1486. The first printed map of Scandinavia and the North in untouched contemporary color.
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> JAN HUYGEN VAN LINSCHOTEN. “Voyasie, ofte Schip.vaert...van by Noorden om langes Noorwegen de Noordt-Caep, Laplandt, Vinlandt, ruslandt, de Witte Zee, de Kusten van Kandenoes, Swetenoes, Pitzora…” Amsterdam, 1624.
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> FRIDTJOF NANSEN/SIGURD SCOTT-HANSEN. “Lóitnant Johansen fra 86°.14’.” A sensational documentation map from one of the most famous and important polar expeditions in the world: “The Fram Expedition 1893 – 1896.”
    <center><b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:<br>Sales Exhibition Catalogue 47<br>Part II<br>The Arctic Exploration and the Search for a Northeast Passage</b>
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> JOSEPH PAUL GAIMARD. “Voyage de la Commision scientific du Nord , en Scandinavie, en Laponie, au Spitsberg et aux Feröe pendant les années 1838, 1839 et 1840, sur la corvette La Recherche...M. Paul Gaimard”.
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> PHILIPP JOHANN VON STRAHLENBERG. “Nova Descriptio Geographica Tattariae Magnae Tam Orientalis Quam Occidentalis In Particularibus…” Stockholm – Berlin (1730). The original Swedish edition.
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> FREDERICK DE WIT. “Totius Europa Littora Novissime edita.” Contemporary hand-coloured engraving, Amsterdam c. 1675 – 80.

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1 #2152 Forum Auctions Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper May 7, 2020 May 8, 2020 300 270 90.00% GBP 1.362436 44,085.00 63,540.00 73,030.00 91,925.25 114,171.36 125.87%
2 #1665 Freemans P.G. Wodehouse Collection of William Toplis May 7, 2020 May 8, 2020 191 182 95.29% USD 1.0 86,700.00 134,750.00 150,950.00 112,750.00 112,750.00 74.69%
3 #699 PBA Galleries Americana - Travel & Exploration - World History - Cartography May 7, 2020 May 8, 2020 412 316 76.70% USD 1.0 196,260.00 305,600.00 455,700.00 232,260.00 232,260.00 50.97%
4 #50620 University Archives Autographs, Books and Relics May 6, 2020 May 8, 2020 261 234 89.66% USD 1.0 523,510.00 612,200.00 972,100.00 698,856.25 702,606.25 71.89%
5 #71 Kedem Auctions Ltd. The Collection of Rabbi Professor Daniel Sperber May 5, 2020 May 8, 2020 71 68 95.77% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 146,456.10 146,456.10
6 #142018 Heritage Auctions U.S. Currency Weekly - Internet Bidstart 4/28 May 5, 2020 May 6, 2020 643 638 99.22% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 120,884.60 120,884.60
7 #282018 Heritage Auctions World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 4/28 May 5, 2020 May 6, 2020 138 138 100.00% USD 1.0 18,424.00 27,636.00 27,636.00 27,289.20 27,289.20 98.75%
8 #965 Morton Subastas This is Now Contemporary Art - Prints May 5, 2020 May 6, 2020 45 12 26.67% MXN 0.050264 206,000.00 312,000.00 2,408,000.00 226,200.00 9,426.43 9.39%
9 #2019 Bruun Rasmussen Prints May 4, 2020 May 6, 2020 67 60 89.55% EUR 1.229636 22,840.00 26,025.00 29,645.00 28,803.75 31,461.61 97.16%
10 #122018 Heritage Auctions Comics, Animation, & Art Weekly Online May 3, 2020 May 5, 2020 682 681 99.85% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 377,512.00 377,512.00
11 #162018 Heritage Auctions Movie Posters Weekly May 3, 2020 May 5, 2020 510 502 98.43% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 58,551.00 58,551.00
12 #1041T Morton Subastas Opportunity - Books, Prints May 2, 2020 May 4, 2020 76 50 65.79% MXN 0.050264 89,400.00 137,500.00 243,100.00 121,560.00 5,018.70 50.00%
13 #382 Aspire Auctions Fine Art - Prints - Bidstart 4/24 May 2, 2020 May 5, 2020 59 43 72.88% USD 1.0 15,950.00 28,750.00 46,750.00 29,720.00 29,720.00 63.57%
14 #98 Potter and Potter Auctions May Magic Auction May 2, 2020 May 5, 2020 472 467 98.94% USD 1.0 168,570.00 269,550.00 274,350.00 395,382.00 395,382.00 144.12%
15 #62349 Leland Little Auctions May Estates Auction - Prints, Books, Maps, Globes May 2, 2020 May 4, 2020 17 17 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 5,192.00 5,192.00
16 #50220 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper May 2, 2020 May 4, 2020 200 186 93.00% USD 1.0 101,175.00 187,350.00 196,050.00 56,127.50 56,127.50 28.63%
17 #50120 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 4/24 May 1, 2020 May 4, 2020 154 127 82.47% EUR 1.229636 13,275.00 16,725.00 29,600.00 19,729.00 21,653.08 66.65%
18 #2150 Forum Auctions Online Sale: Modern Literature, Children's, Private Press and Original Illustrations April 30, 2020 May 2, 2020 156 154 98.72% GBP 1.362436 28,180.00 39,730.00 40,180.00 75,695.50 95,391.80 188.39%
19 #7229 Heritage Auctions Comics and Comic Art April 30, 2020 May 4, 2020 1290 1281 99.30% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 9,099,710.40 9,099,710.40
20 #43020 Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers Picture Sale - Prints April 30, 2020 May 2, 2020 20 15 75.00% GBP 1.362436 690.00 880.00 1,190.00 1,041.60 1,306.25 87.53%
21 #2033 PBA Galleries Miscellaneous Books - bistart 4/20 April 30, 2020 May 2, 2020 213 208 97.65% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 16,764.00 16,764.00
22 #177 Old World Auctions Maps and Atlases - Internet bidstart 4/15 April 29, 2020 May 4, 2020 821 664 80.88% USD 1.0 301,990.00 369,950.00 468,945.00 284,032.75 284,032.75 60.57%
23 #42920 Chiswick Auctions Photographica April 29, 2020 May 2, 2020 134 80 59.70% GBP 1.362436 67,100.00 100,950.00 171,800.00 108,753.00 136,384.96 63.30%
24 #42920 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 4/17 April 29, 2020 May 4, 2020 75 68 90.67% EUR 1.229636 3,950.00 4,800.00 6,200.00 9,262.82 10,166.17 149.40%
25 #42820 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - Internet bidstart 4/17 April 28, 2020 May 4, 2020 33 31 93.94% EUR 1.229636 3,420.00 4,850.00 7,450.00 6,121.44 6,718.44 82.17%
26 #42720 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 4/17 April 27, 2020 May 4, 2020 60 47 78.33% EUR 1.229636 4,350.00 5,600.00 12,775.00 7,566.78 8,304.73 59.23%
27 #42620 Catawiki B. V. Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 4/17 April 26, 2020 May 4, 2020 31 24 77.42% EUR 1.229636 4,450.00 5,380.00 9,110.00 7,719.38 8,472.22 84.74%
28 #2005 Tajan Books and Manuscripts April 24, 2020 May 2, 2020 207 97 46.86% EUR 1.229636 86,530.00 118,500.00 194,680.00 169,947.00 186,621.64 87.30%
29 #IT03 Tajan Online - Comics April 15, 2020 May 2, 2020 162 33 20.37% EUR 1.229636 12,250.00 16,430.00 92,250.00 19,928.70 21,884.05 21.60%
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Livres et Manuscrits :<br>de Cervantès à Houellebecq<br>18 – 25 June</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 18 – 25 June:</b> Jouve, Paul -- François-Louis Schmied -- Rudyard Kipling. <i>Le Livre de la Jungle,</i> 1919.<br>€ 80,000 to € 120,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 18 – 25 June:</b> Cervantès Saavedra, Miguel de. <i>El ingenioso hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha.</i> Bruxelles, 1607.<br>€ 30,000 to € 50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 18 – 25 June:</b> Buren, Daniel - Aimé Césaire. Cahier d'un retour au pays natal. Solstice, 2004. 1/140 ex. Avec 1/20 suites d'œuvres originales.<br>€ 4,000 to € 6,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 18 – 25 June:</b> [Musique] - Gioacchino Traversa. Six sonates à violon seul. [Vers 1770].<br>€ 3,000 to € 5,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> C.F. Payne, <i>Micawber, Imitating Norman Rockwell’s “Triple self-portrait,”</i> mixed media, 2002. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Brian Froud, media illustration published in <i>The Land of Froud,</i> 1977. Estimate $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Haddon Sundblom, <i>All a Girl Needs,</i> oil on canvas, published in <i>The Ladies’ Home Journal,</i> 1942. $8,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Adrianne Lobel, <i>My One and Only,</i> 26 scenic concept collages for the Broadway musical, 1983. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Charles Schulz, original four-panel pen and ink <i>Peanuts</i> comic strip, 1971. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b>Jack Davis, mixed media cartoon for <i>Playboy,</i> 1959. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Charles Addams, mixed media cartoon for <i>The New Yorker,</i> 1937. $6,000 to $9,000.
  • <center><b>Cowan’s<br>American Historical Ephemera<br>& Photography<br>June 25, 2021</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [CIVIL WAR] -- [SHERIDAN, Philip Henry]. Personal headquarters flag of Philip Henry Sheridan used when he led the 2nd Michigan Cavalry. Spring - Summer 1862. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [EARLY PHOTOGRAPHY]. Half plate daguerreotype of firefighter Walter Van Erven Dorens. [San Francisco]: n.p., [ca 1854-1856]. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [LINCOLNIANA]. Abraham Lincoln banner possibly made for the 1864 presidential campaign. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <center><b>Cowan’s<br>American Historical Ephemera<br>& Photography<br>June 25, 2021</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [REVOLUTIONARY WAR - CONTINENTAL CONGRESS]. [HOLTEN, Dr. Samuel]. An archive of letters related to Danvers, Massachusetts, physician and statesman Dr. Samuel Holten. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD]. CARBUTT, John, photographer. Exceptional collection of 27 stereoviews from the series, "Excursion to the 100th Meridian, October 1866." Chicago, [1866]. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [ALASKAN GOLD RUSH]. William Steele West and family, extensive archive of photographs, diaries, correspondence, and personal items. [Ca 19th - 20th century]. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><b>Cowan’s<br>American Historical Ephemera<br>& Photography<br>June 25, 2021</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [TAYLOR, Zachary]. Quarter plate daguerreotype featuring the 12th President of the United States. N.p.: n.p., [ca 1845]. $8,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [WASHINGTON, George]. Signed Society of the Cincinnati document. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> LINCOLN, Abraham. Autograph endorsement signed ("A. Lincoln"), as President. [Washington], 29 September 1862. 1 page, 4to, old creases. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <center><b>Cowan’s<br>American Historical Ephemera<br>& Photography<br>June 25, 2021</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> JEFFERSON, Thomas. Autograph letter signed ("Th. Jefferson"), as United States President, to Robert Patterson. Washington DC, 2 July 1805. 1 page, 4to, evenly toned, small tear from seal. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [EARLY PHOTOGRAPHY] -- [ALCOTT, Elizabeth Sewall]. Ninth plate ruby ambrotype attributed to Elizabeth Sewall Alcott. N.p., [ca 1856-1857]. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [WESTERN AMERICANA]. RUSSELL, Andrew Joseph, photographer. <i>Salt Lake City, From the Top of the Tabernacle.</i> [1869]
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