RR Auction: Fine Autographs and Artifacts - bidstart 10/22, 620, Amherst

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
11/10/2021 - 11/10/2021
Page Size: 1121 items in 45 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1George Washington

George Washington Letter Signed

Newburgh, New York1782USD 25,000.00 - 30,000.00USD 25,469.00
2James Madison

James Madison Signed Free Frank

1824USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 1,330.00
3James Monroe

James Monroe Autograph Letter Signed as President

1818USD 3,500.00 - 4,500.00USD 4,375.00
4James Monroe

James Monroe Signed Check

1816USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 6,041.00
5James Monroe

James Monroe Autograph Document Signed

1815USD 800.00 - 1,000.00USD 963.00
6James Monroe

James Monroe Document Signed

1801USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 750.00
7John Quincy

John Quincy Adams Press Copy Letter

1815USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
8John Quincy

John Quincy Adams Endorsed Check as President

1826USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,709.00
9John Quincy

John Quincy Adams Document Signed

1822USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 963.00
10Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson Signed Check as President

1835USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,875.00
11Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson Letter Signed as President

1829USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,805.00
12Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson Document Signed as President

1830USD 800.00 - 1,000.00USD 939.00
13Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson Signed Free Frank

USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 963.00
14Martin Van Buren

Martin Van Buren Document Signed as President

1839USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 1,195.00
15Martin Van Buren

Martin Van Buren Letter Signed

1829USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 656.00
16William Henry Harrison

William Henry Harrison Autograph Document Signed

1795USD 1,600.00 - 1,800.00USD 3,553.00
17William Henry Harrison

William Henry Harrison Signed Check

1811USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,223.00
18James K. Polk

James K. Polk Document Signed as President

1846USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 3,826.00
19James K. Polk

James K. Polk Document Signed

1840USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,305.00
20Zachary Taylor

Zachary Taylor Document Signed as President

1849USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 5,236.00
21Zachary Taylor

Zachary Taylor Signature

USD 800.00 - 1,000.00USD 1,470.00
22Franklin Pierce

Franklin Pierce Autograph Letter Signed

1858USD 5,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
23James Buchanan

James Buchanan Autograph Letter Signed

1833USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
24James Buchanan

James Buchanan Autograph Document Signed

1852USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
25James Buchanan

James Buchanan Signed Check

1826USD 800.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
  • <center><b>Swann Auction Galleries<br>A Record Breaking Season</b>
    <b>Swann:</b> <i>The Book of Mormon,</b> first edition, Palmyra, NY, 1830. Sold Sept. 30 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> Vincent Van Gogh, <i>Homme à la Pipe: Portrait du Docteur Gachet, Evening,</i> etching, 1890. Sold Nov. 2 — $161,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edward Ruscha, <i>Stains,</i> title page, one of 70, signed, 1969. Sold Nov. 9 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> John James Audubon, <i>Carolina Parrot, Plate 26,</i> hand colored aquatint, 1828. Sold Dec.9 — $137,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edmund Dulac, <i>The Snow Queen,</i> watercolor, gouache, pen & ink, 1910. Sold Dec. 16 — $125,000.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br> Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including Americana<br>Online<br>Now through January 25, 2022</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Audubon, John James. The "Wild Turkey" manuscript — capturing one of the nation's most iconic symbols of unity. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> (Flag) — Commemorative Thirteen-Star Flag. Pre-Civil War, Thirteen-Star Flag of the United States, from the collection of Charles Kuralt. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Fitzgerald, F. Scott. <i>Tender is the Night</i>. First edition, presentation copy, and a former mystery. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Audubon, John James. The "Wild Turkey" manuscript — capturing one of the nation's most iconic symbols of unity. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Salinger, J.D. <i>The Catcher in the Rye.</i> A strikingly fresh first edition of Salinger's essential novel. $20,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Whitman, Walt. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> “America's second Declaration of Independence” — signed by Whitman. $150,000 to $200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> [Dylan, Bob]. Some of the earliest known professional portraits. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Y-Worth [Yarworth], William. <i>Cerevisiarii Comes: Or, the New and True Art of Brewing…</i> A rare and early English work on the art of brewing. $5,000 to $7,000.
  • <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> DANTE ALIGHIERI (1265-1321). <i>Commedia.</i> Venezia: Vindelino da Spira, 1477. Estimate: € 40.000 - 60.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> DALI, Salvador (1908-1989) - William SHAKESPEARE (1564-1616). <i>Romeo e Giulietta.</i> Milan: Rizzoli, 1975. Estimate: € 25.000 - 35.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> MALVASIA, Cornelio; MONTANARI, Geminiano. <i>Ephemerides novissimae motuum coelestium.</i> Modena: Cassiani, 1662. Estimate: € 8.000 - 12.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> JANSSONIUS, Johannes. <i>Atlantis majoris quinta pars, Orbem maritimum [Novus Atlas, volume V: carte marittime].</i> Amsterdam: Janssonius, 1650. Estimate: € 12.000 - 18.000.
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