• <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 #18958 Christies On the shoulders of Giants - Online bidstart 6/24 July 16, 2020 July 17, 2020 58 42 72.41% GBP 1.362436 364,800.00 548,600.00 1,803,600.00 683,125.00 861,072.24 37.88%
2 #1060 Forum Auctions Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper July 16, 2020 July 17, 2020 236 206 87.29% GBP 1.362436 378,350.00 526,350.00 589,350.00 650,040.00 819,369.01 110.30%
3 #26170 Bonhams Music Memorabilia - Posters, prints, autographs - bidstart 7/1 July 15, 2020 July 16, 2020 83 49 59.04% USD 1.0 37,550.00 54,550.00 91,500.00 54,785.50 54,785.50 59.87%
4 #320 Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers The Collector's Sale - Timed Auction July 15, 2020 July 16, 2020 576 332 57.64% EUR 1.229636 70,660.00 100,705.00 164,240.00 139,332.00 159,536.70 84.83%
5 #L20314 Sothebys The Collection of a Connoiseur: History in Manuscript - bidstart 7/8 July 15, 2020 July 16, 2020 136 104 76.47% GBP 1.362436 192,150.00 280,600.00 520,200.00 464,178.00 586,715.89 89.23%
6 #142028 Heritage Auctions US Currency Weekly Online - Bidstart 7/7 July 14, 2020 July 15, 2020 571 522 91.42% USD 1.0 90,059.00 128,921.00 136,276.00 119,869.40 119,869.40 87.96%
7 #282028 Heritage Auctions World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 7/7 July 14, 2020 July 15, 2020 179 176 98.32% USD 1.0 25,368.00 38,052.00 39,312.00 36,474.80 36,474.80 92.78%
8 #N10440 Sothebys Photographs from the Ginny Williams Collection July 14, 2020 July 15, 2020 94 71 75.53% USD 1.0 1,263,300.00 1,932,700.00 2,425,200.00 2,292,250.00 2,292,250.00 94.52%
9 #71420 Bellmans Auctioneers and Valuers Printed Books, Maps and Manuscripts - Live Online July 14, 2020 July 15, 2020 123 111 90.24% GBP 1.362436 28,250.00 42,320.00 46,670.00 62,171.20 78,294.93 133.21%
10 #L20403 Sothebys Music, Continental Books and Medieval Manuscripts - bidstart 7/7 July 14, 2020 July 15, 2020 167 99 59.28% GBP 1.362436 652,100.00 881,100.00 1,301,800.00 899,434.00 1,132,697.79 69.09%
11 #71220 Clars Auction Gallery Fine Art - Prints July 12, 2020 July 13, 2020 47 38 80.85% USD 1.0 56,900.00 90,200.00 97,300.00 82,287.00 82,287.00 84.57%
12 #152028 Heritage Auctions Sports Collectibles Weekly - Bidstart 6/28 July 12, 2020 July 14, 2020 213 213 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 92,604.60 92,604.60
13 #65569 Holabird Kagin Americana Summer 2020 Extravaganza Sale: Part 2- Day 3 July 12, 2020 July 13, 2020 417 299 71.70% USD 1.0 21,570.00 49,565.00 75,070.00 18,543.75 18,543.75 24.70%
14 #122028 Heritage Auctions Comics, Animation, & Art Weekly Online July 12, 2020 July 14, 2020 935 926 99.04% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 534,213.80 534,213.80
15 #162028 Heritage Auctions Movie Posters Weekly July 12, 2020 July 14, 2020 502 486 96.81% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 58,171.40 58,171.40
16 #171925 John McInnis Auctioneers Marblehead Estates July 11, 2020 July 13, 2020 121 120 99.17% USD 1.0 14,785.00 31,750.00 31,790.00 22,392.15 22,392.15 70.44%
17 #71120 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper July 11, 2020 July 13, 2020 200 192 96.00% USD 1.0 77,650.00 150,700.00 159,050.00 42,812.00 42,812.00 26.92%
18 #65568 Holabird Kagin Americana Summer 2020 Extravaganza Sale: Part 2- Day 2 July 11, 2020 July 13, 2020 762 644 84.51% USD 1.0 62,160.00 140,740.00 165,510.00 39,619.90 39,619.90 23.94%
19 #71120 Case Antiques, Inc. Summer Auction July 11, 2020 July 14, 2020 126 113 89.68% USD 1.0 58,300.00 71,950.00 77,650.00 131,430.00 131,430.00 169.26%
20 #4023 Heritage Auctions HKINF World Paper Money Signature Auction July 11, 2020 July 14, 2020 379 373 98.42% USD 1.0 708,160.00 1,062,240.00 1,175,040.00 1,106,304.00 1,106,304.00 94.15%
21 #65567 Holabird Kagin Americana Summer 2020 Extravaganza Sale: Part 2- Day 1 July 10, 2020 July 11, 2020 587 400 68.14% USD 1.0 27,110.00 60,210.00 90,010.00 23,850.00 23,850.00 26.50%
22 #71020 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 7/3 July 10, 2020 July 13, 2020 140 108 77.14% EUR 1.229636 9,405.00 11,795.00 24,145.00 18,345.79 20,787.73 75.98%
23 #7231 Heritage Auctions Comics July 9, 2020 July 13, 2020 1323 1319 99.70% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 8,792,582.00 8,792,582.00
24 #70820 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 6/26 July 8, 2020 July 13, 2020 130 113 86.92% EUR 1.229636 4,390.00 5,370.00 10,490.00 10,028.00 11,362.79 95.60%
25 #ibid113a Koller Auctions Photography July 8, 2020 July 14, 2020 160 105 65.63% CHF 1.132573 124,390.00 194,300.00 362,600.00 163,860.00 173,922.96 45.19%
26 #2006 Tajan Prints and Illustrated Books July 8, 2020 July 16, 2020 261 101 38.70% EUR 1.229636 192,735.00 276,120.00 355,490.00 176,069.00 201,601.50 49.53%
27 #70720 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - Internet bidstart 6/26 July 7, 2020 July 13, 2020 44 33 75.00% EUR 1.229636 6,975.00 8,225.00 39,200.00 8,600.10 9,744.80 21.94%
28 #70620 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 6/26 July 6, 2020 July 13, 2020 67 59 88.06% EUR 1.229636 7,880.00 9,795.00 21,145.00 13,383.02 15,164.35 63.29%
29 #70520 Catawiki B. V. Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 6/26 July 5, 2020 July 13, 2020 39 34 87.18% EUR 1.229636 5,495.00 6,550.00 7,900.00 8,044.20 9,114.91 101.83%
30 #114 Kiefer Buch und Kunstauktionen Books, Graphics modern and ancient Arts, Antiques July 2, 2020 July 13, 2020 2994 1416 47.29% EUR 1.229636 475,155.00 475,155.00 1,483,320.00 510,028.11 577,914.81 34.38%
31 #103131 Tessier & Sarrou and Associates Comics June 20, 2020 July 13, 2020 603 461 76.45% EUR 1.229636 185,090.00 234,890.00 367,470.00 292,692.00 331,650.49 79.65%
  • <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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