RR Auction: Fine Autographs and Artifacts featuring Science and Technology - Internet bidstart 11/22, 572, Amherst

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Auction Report
Auction Date
12/04/2019 - 12/04/2019
Page Size: 909 items in 37 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1George Washington

George Washington LS

1783USD 12,000.00 - 15,000.00Not Sold
2George Washington

George Washington DS

1795USD 7,500.00 - 8,500.00USD 10,207.50
3George Washington

George Washington Free Frank

USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 8,435.00
4John Adams

John Adams Signature

1798USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 5,575.00
5Thomas Jefferson and James Madison

Thomas Jefferson and James Madison DS

1806USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 5,632.50
6James Madison

James Madison DS

1810USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
7James Madison

James Madison DS

1813USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 1,165.00
8James Monroe

James Monroe Envelope

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 446.25
9James Monroe

James Monroe DS

1824USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 795.00
10John Quincy Adams

John Quincy Adams DS

1807USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 758.75
11Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson DS

1830USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 541.25
12Martin Van Buren

Martin Van Buren ALS

183USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 541.25
13Martin Van Buren

Martin Van Buren DS

1829USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 491.25
14William Henry Harrison

William Henry Harrison ADS

1796USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,165.00
15John Tyler

John Tyler ALS

1853USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 875.00
16John Tyler

John Tyler DS

1844USD 800.00 - 1,000.00USD 875.00
17James K. Polk

James K. Polk DS

1846USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,478.75
18Zachary Taylor

Zachary Taylor LS

1831USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,708.75
19Millard Fillmore

Millard Fillmore ALS

1859USD 800.00 - 1,000.00USD 422.50
20Millard Fillmore

Millard Fillmore Free Frank

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 250.00
21Franklin Pierce

Franklin Pierce ALS

1848USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 750.00
22James Buchanan

James Buchanan ALS

1852USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 667.50
23James Buchanan

James Buchanan ALS

1841USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 687.50
24Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln Rice Print

1863USD 800.00 - 1,000.00USD 875.00
25Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln DS

1864USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00Not Sold
  • <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Helvelius. Two Autograph Letters Signed to Francis Aston, Royal Society Secretary, noting his feud with Robert Hooke, 5 pp total, 1685. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Newton, Isaac. Autograph manuscript on God, 4 pp, c.1710, "In the beginning was the Word...."?$100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. First edition, first issue. Untrimmed copy in contemporary boards. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Lincoln, Abraham. Signed photograph, beardless portrait with Civil War provenance. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> IMPEACHMENT. Original engrossed copy of the first Andrew Johnson impeachment resolution vote. $120,000 to $180,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Mucha, Alphonse. 11 original pencil drawings for?<i>Andelicek z Baroku,</i> "Litte Baroque Angel," Prague, 1929. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Einstein, Albert. Annotated Galley Proofs for <i>The Meaning of Relativity.</i> 1921. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Silverstein, Shel. Original maquette for <i>The Giving Tree,</i> 34 original drawings. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Roth, Philip. Typed Manuscript with substantial autograph corrections for an unpublished sequel to <i>The Breast.</i> $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Taupin, Bernie. Autograph Manuscript, the original draft of lyrics for Elton John's "Candle in the Wind," 2 pp, 1973. $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> HARVEY, WILLIAM. <i>De Motu Cordis et Sanguinis in Animalibus Anatomica Exercitatio.</i> Padua: 1643. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> CESALPINO, ANDREA. <i>Peripateticarum Quaestionum Libri Quinque.</i> Venice: 1571. $30,000 to $40,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Francis Scott Key, <i>Star Spangled Banner,</i> first printing, c. 1814-16. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> William Sydney Porter, a.k.a. “O. Henry,” archive of drawings made to illustrate a lost mining memoir, c. 1883-84. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> [Bay Psalm Book], printed for Hezekiah Usher of Boston, Cambridge, c. 1648-65. $50,000 to $75,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Book of Mormon, first edition, Palmyra, 1830. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>Noticia estraordinario,</i> probable first announcement in Mexico City of the fall of the Alamo, 1836. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Patrick Gass, first edition of earliest first-hand account of the Lewis and Clarke expedition, Pittsburgh, 1807. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Diploma from the Princeton Class of 1783, commencement attended by Washington & Continental Congress. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>Sprague Light Cavalry!</i> color-printed broadside, NY, 1863. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>The Lincoln & Johnson Union Campaign Songster,</i> Philadelphia, 1864. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Lucy Parsons, labor organizer, albumen cabinet card, New York, 1886. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Daniel L.F. Swift, journal as third mate on a Pacific Whaling voyage, 1848-1850. $3,000 to $4,0000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Two photos of Thomas Moran, Grand Canyon, silver prints, 1901. $1,500 to $2,500.
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