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Auction Name Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Total Sales (USD) 1,379,573.25
Auction Date 11/16/2019 - 11/17/2019 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 593,382.00
Sale Number #7203 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 22,890,040.00
Total Lots 1231
Sold Lots 980 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 961,383.00
% of Lots Sold 79.61% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 24,442,040.00
Unsold Lots 251 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 5.64%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
89143

The Beatles 1966 Genuine, Original Shea Stadium NYC Concert Poster

Not Available USD 125,000.00
89199

Grateful Dead 1966 "Skeleton & Roses" Concert Poster FD-26 Graded Near-Perfect 9.8

1966 Not Available USD 118,750.00
89466

Michael Jackson Swarovski Triumph Tour Helmet (1981).

1981 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 35,000.00
89248

Gene Vincent & the Blue Caps 1958 Manhattan, KS Art-Deco Concert Poster

1958 Not Available USD 22,500.00
89460

Michael Jackson Socks Worn in Famous Pepsi Commercial with Signed Letter (1984).

1984 USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00 USD 21,250.00
89034

Beatles For Sale UK Mono Album Jacket Signed By All Four Members (Parlophone, 1964).

1964 USD 24,000.00 - 36,000.00 USD 20,000.00
89465

Michael Jackson Signed and Stage Worn Loafers.

USD 3,200.00 - 4,800.00 USD 16,250.00
89454

Michael Jackson Stage Worn and Signed Fedora and T-Shirt from His Bad Tour in a Shadow Box Display (1988).

1988 USD 3,200.00 - 4,800.00 USD 15,625.00
89468

Harry James Owned and Played King Trumpet Serial #499996 Engraved Signature With Various Orchestrations.

USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 USD 13,125.00
89247

USA For Africa "We Are the World" Poster Signed By Michael Jackson/Bruce Springsteen/Billy Joel/Diana Ross And More (1985).

USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00 USD 11,250.00
89028

Abbey Road Original UK Street Sign.

USD 4,800.00 - 7,200.00 USD 10,625.00
89037

The Beatles Revolver Stereo Vinyl LP Signed By Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, and George Harrison (EMI, PCS 7009, 1966).

1966 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 10,625.00
89233

Thelonious Monk 1949 Harlem, New York Concert Poster

1949 Not Available USD 10,625.00
89039

John Lennon Signed and Inscribed Walls and Bridges Vinyl LP (Apple, SW-3416).

USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00 USD 10,000.00
89665

Marilyn Monroe Signed Black and White Photograph (1950s).

1950s USD 2,400.00 - 3,600.00 USD 9,687.50
89235

Motortown Revue 1965 Jumbo Globe Concert Poster Headlined by Marvin Gaye

1965 Not Available USD 9,375.00
89421

Bob Dylan 1963 Original "Freewheelin'" Album w/Four Deleted Tracks, Rarest of the Rare

1963 USD 2,400.00 - 3,600.00 USD 9,375.00
89549

Elvis Presley Cashed/Signed Paycheck Issued To Him From Crown Electric Company (1954).

1954 USD 2,400.00 - 3,600.00 USD 8,750.00
89110

The Beatles Jr. Vintage Toy Promo Guitar by Mastro (NEMS, 1964).

1964 USD 960.00 - 1,440.00 USD 8,125.00
89400

Bob Dylan Played Epiphone Acoustic Guitar owned by Barry Goldberg.

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 8,125.00
89709

John Wayne Worn Cavalry Uniform Jacket and Vest From How The West Was Won (1962).

1962 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 8,125.00
89444

Jimi Hendrix Multi-Colored V-Neck Shirt.

USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00 USD 7,500.00
89456

Michael Jackson Signed Sketch and Letter (1993).

1993 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 7,500.00
89088

The Beatles Complete Original Wallet Counter Display with 12 Wallets (12) (Standard Plastics, 1964).

1964 USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00 USD 6,875.00
89464

Michael Jackson Signed and Inscribed Fedora (1998).

1998 USD 2,400.00 - 3,600.00 USD 6,875.00
  • <center><b>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Road West: The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana<br>February 20, 2020</b>
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Harriet Tubman Cabinet Card by H.S. Squyer, Auburn, NY, 1892. $10,000 to $15,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Scarce <i>Events of the Tulsa Disaster,</i> First Edition, 1922. $4,000 to $6,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Unpublished CDV of Frederick Douglass by Benjamin F. Smith, 1864. $3,000 to $5,000
    <center><b>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Road West: The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana<br>February 20, 2020</b>
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> California Imprint of <i>President Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation</i> Broadside, 1864. $10,000 to $15,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> John C.H. Grabill Cabinet Card of Buffalo Soldier Wearing Buffalo Coat, ca 1886. $8,000 to $10,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Rare <i>What Mrs. Fisher Knows About Old Southern Cooking,</i> 2nd Cookbook Published by African American. $6,000 to $8,000
    <center><b>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Road West: The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana<br>February 20, 2020</b>
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Frederick Douglass Walking Stick, 1888. $3,000 to $5,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Only Known Slave Narrative Published Independently in California, <i>Life and Adventures of James Williams.</i> $2,000 to $4,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Rare First Edition of History of Black Literature, Abbé Grégoire <i>De La Littérature des Nègres</i>. $2,500 to $3,000
    <center><b>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Road West: The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana<br>February 20, 2020</b>
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> African American Soldier and Medal of Honor Winner Christian A. Fleetwood CDV, PLUS. $8,000 to $10,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Jack Johnson vs. Jim Jeffries Pennant, 1910 Reno, Nevada. $2,000 to $4,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Joe Gans Photograph at 1906 Goldfield, Nevada Fight by Percy Dana. $600 to $800
  • <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.
  • <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>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Leon TOLSTOÏ. <i>Anna Karenina.</i> Moscou, 1878. First and full edition of the Russian novel, in the author’s language.<br>Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Mark TWAIN. <i>Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's comrade).</i> New York, 1885. First American edition.<br>Est. 5 000 / 6 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Walt WHITMAN. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn, New York, 1856. Second edition gathering 32 poems. Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Karen BLIXEN. <i>Out of Africa.</i> Londres, 1937. First edition in the UK, before Danish translation and American release.<br>Est. 1 500 / 2 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Ernest HEMINGWAY. <i>A Farewell to Arms.</i> New York, 1929. First edition with $2.50 on the dust and A on the copyright page.<br>Est. 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> James JOYCE. <i>Ulysses.</i> Paris, Shakespeare and Company, 1922. First edition published by Sylvia Beach. Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> James JOYCE. <i>Dubliners.</i> Londres, 1914. First edition. Nice copy in publisher’s cardboard. Est. 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Franz KAFKA. 8 novels in German first edition, published in München, Leipzig and Berlin 1916-1931. Est. from 300 / 400 to 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> David Herbert LAWRENCE. <i>Lady Chatterley's Lover.</i> Florence, 1928. Privately printed first edition. Est. 4 000 / 5 000 €
    John STEINBECK. <i>The Grapes of Wrath.</i> New York, 1939. First edition. Nice copy with $2.75 on the cover. Est. 1 000 / 1 200 €
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