• <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>Latin and French Book of Hours, around 1490. Est: € 20,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br> P. Goos, <i>Le Grand Miroir de la Mer,</i> 1669. Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>L. Feininger, Letter with woodcuts, 1920. Est: € 25,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>Latin Bible manuscript, 12th century. Est: € 20,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>M. E. Bloch, <i>Naturgeschichte der Fische,</i> 1782-95. Est: € 40,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>M. Chagall, <i>Daphnis & Chloé,</i> 1961. Est: € 90,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>L. J. Waghenaer, <i>Speculum nauticum,</i> 1586. Est: € 180,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>P. J. de Pannemaeker, Collection of orig. watercolors, 1878-1887.<br>Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>G. Klimt, <i>Das Werk,</i> 1918.<br>Est: € 15,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br><i>Livro dos prestimonios,</i> Manuscript, 1665. Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>W. Kandinsky, <i>Klänge,</i> 1913.<br>Est: € 18,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>J. Miró in J. Cassou, <i>Vingt-deux poémes,</i> 1978. Est: € 8,000
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Music, Continental Books<br>and Medieval Manuscripts<br>24 Nov. – 1 Dec. 2020<br>Online</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b><br>F. Schubert. Autograph letter to his brother Ferdinand, 4 pages, Zseliz, 1818. £80,000 to £120,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b><br>L. v. Beethoven. Fine autograph letter to his librettist Friedrich Treitschke, about their planned opera, 1815. £70,000 to £90,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b> Hermann Hesse, Highly important series of 62 letters and postcards to Stefan Zweig, 1903-1938. £60,000 to £80,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Music, Continental Books<br>and Medieval Manuscripts<br>24 Nov. – 1 Dec. 2020<br>Online</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b> Book of Hours, Use of Reims, illuminated manuscript on vellum [France, late 15th century]. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b> Armenian gospel book, illuminated manuscript on vellum, seventeenth century, tooled calf binding. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b><br>C. Goldoni. Ten autograph letters signed to the Genoese nobleman Cristoforo Spinola, Venice 1742-1743. £7,000 to £9,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Oscar Wilde, <i>“The secret of life is in Art,”</i> autograph quotation dated and signed, 1882. Sold for $15,600.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>Manhattan Gay Scene Guide 1969, Summer Edition,</i> Mattachine Book Service. Sold for $3,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Toyen, pen & ink illustration from <i>Marquis de Sade: Justina cili prokletí ctnosti,</i> 1932. Sold for $26,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Antonio Lopez, 9 men’s fashion studies, graphite, 1974. Sold for $6,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Harvey Milk, 2 autograph letters signed, to Pat Mormon, during US Navy service, 1954. Sold for $2,210.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Daniel Abraham, original art for <i>Stonewall Romances,</i> pen, ink & gouache, 1979. Sold for $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> David Wojnarowicz, <i>Untitled (Genet with Dog),</i> mixed media collage. Sold for $27,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Susie Gaynes & Amy E. Bartell, <i>March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights,</i> 1987. Sold for $1,188.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>Paris is Burning,</i> photo offset poster by Anne Dutlinger, signed by film director Jennie Livingston, 1991. Sold for $1,500.
  • <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> <i>All-Negro Comics</i> Issue #1, 1947. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Early Memoir of a Black Hairdresser, 1859. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> First Edition <i>Letters of the Late Ignatius Sancho, An African,</i> 1782. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Bessie Coleman Aero News Vol. 1 Issue 1, May 1930, Signed by William J. Powell. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Book of Poetry and Music by Formerly Illiterate Author Thomas Young, 1897. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Cabinet Card of 24th Infantryman, Tombstone, Arizona Territory, circa 1882. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> James Baldwin Portrait by Carl Van Vechten, 1955. $3,500 to $4,500.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> <i>The Pacific Appeal</i> Newspaper, San Francisco, 1877. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Only Known Copy <i>Spreading Joy,</i> Uplift History of African Americans in Los Angeles, 1937. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> 1940 Los Angeles <i>The Official Central Avenue District Directory.</i> $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> GRÉGOIRE, Henri (French, 1750-1831). <i>An Enquiry Concerning the Intellectual and Moral Faculties, and Literature of Negroes,</i> First American Edition, 1810. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> 1893 Indian Territory Album with Images of Tacky Grayson. $4,000 to $6,000.
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Heritage Auctions: World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 10/13

Auction Reports

Auction Name World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 10/13 Total Sales (USD) 43,948.40
Auction Date 10/20/2020 - 10/20/2020 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 24,524.00
Sale Number #282042 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 36,786.00
Total Lots 162
Sold Lots 162 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 24,524.00
% of Lots Sold 100.00% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 36,786.00
Unsold Lots 0 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 119.47%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
88129

Rhodesia Standard Bank of South Africa 5 Pounds 1.1.1917 Pick S139a PMG Very Fine 20.

1917 USD 960.00 - 1,440.00 USD 2,040.00
88015

Belize Government of Belize 2 Dollars 1.6.1975 Pick 34b PMG Superb Gem Unc 69 EPQ.

1975 USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 1,800.00
88013

Belgian Congo Banque Centrale du Congo Belge 500 Francs 1.11.1957 Pick 34 PMG Choice Extremely Fine 45 EPQ.

1957 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 1,620.00
88073

Ireland Bank of Ireland 100 Pounds 4.4.1977 Pick 69c LTN67 PMG About Uncirculated 53 EPQ.

1977 USD 480.00 - 720.00 USD 1,050.00
88008

Bahamas Monetary Authority 10 Dollars 1968 Pick 30a PMG Choice Uncirculated 63 EPQ.

1968 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 960.00
88065

Guadeloupe Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre-Mer 20 Francs 1944 Pick 28a PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1944 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 810.00
88077

Israel Anglo-Palestine Bank Limited 10 Pounds ND (1948-51) Pick 17a PMG Very Fine 30.

ND(1948-51) USD 160.00 - 240.00 USD 780.00
88030

Bolivia Tesoreria de la Republica 5 Bolivianos 1902 Pick 93s Specimen PMG Choice Uncirculated 64 EPQ.

1902 USD 80.00 - 120.00 USD 750.00
88162

Yugoslavia National Bank 10 Dinara 1.11.920 Pick 21s Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

1.11.920 USD 180.00 - 270.00 USD 720.00
88012

Belgian Congo Banque Centrale du Congo Belge 100 Francs 1.11.1956 Pick 33b PMG Choice Uncirculated 64 EPQ.

1956 USD 180.00 - 270.00 USD 690.00
88122

Portugal Banco de Portugal 500 Escudos 11.3.1952 Pick 158 PMG Choice About Unc 58 EPQ.

1952 USD 240.00 - 360.00 USD 660.00
88068

Hong Kong Hongkong & Shanghai Banking Corp. 100 Dollars 13.3.1972 Pick 183c KNB70 PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

1972 USD 240.00 - 360.00 USD 576.00
88102

Morocco Banque d'Etat du Maroc 50 Dirhams on 5000 Francs 23.7.1953 Pick 51 PMG About Uncirculated 50.

1953 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 576.00
88060

French West Africa Banque de l'Afrique Occidentale 50 Francs 14.3.1929 Pick 9Bc PMG Extremely Fine 40.

1929 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 510.00
88025

Bermuda Bermuda Government 5 Pounds 1.5.1957 Pick 21c PMG Choice Very Fine 35 EPQ.

1957 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 504.00
88057

French Antilles Institut d'Emission des Departements d'Outre-Mer 10 Francs ND (1964) Pick 8b PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ.

ND(1964) USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 504.00
88075

Israel Israel Government 250 Pruta ND (1953) Pick 13d PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

ND(1953) USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 504.00
88128

Reunion Departement de la Reunion 10 Nouveaux Francs on 500 Francs ND (1971) Pick 54b PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

ND(1971) USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 504.00
88043

Ecuador Banco Central del Ecuador 50 Sucres ND (1939-49) Pick 94s Specimen PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ.

ND(1939-49) USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 480.00
88063

French West Africa Banque de l'Afrique Occidentale 10 Francs 10.4.1953 Pick 37 PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1953 USD 80.00 - 120.00 USD 432.00
88078

Israel Bank Leumi Le-Israel B.M. 500 Prutah ND (1952) Pick 19a PMG Choice Extremely Fine 45.

ND(1952) USD 160.00 - 240.00 USD 432.00
88127

Qatar Qatar Monetary Agency 50 Riyals ND (1989) Pick 10 PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

ND(1989) USD 240.00 - 360.00 USD 432.00
88150

Turkey Ministry of Finance 1 Livre ND (1912); ND (1913); ND (1916-17) Pick 84; 90b; 99b Three Examples PMG Choice Very Fine 35 (3).

ND(1912); USD 120.00 - 180.00 USD 408.00
88119

Philippines Central Bank 1; 2; 5; 20; 50; 100; 200 Peso 1949 Pick 133g; 134b; 135d; 137c; 138d; 139a; 140a PMG Choice About Uncirculated 58 EPQ; Choice Uncirculated 64 (2); Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ (4). Korea 50 Chon 1947 Uncut Sheet of 12 Extremely Fine.

1949 USD 80.00 - 120.00 USD 396.00
88039

Congo Democratic Republic Conseil Monetaire de la Republique du Congo 1000 Francs 15.2.1962 Pick 2a PMG Choice Extremely Fine 45.

1962 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 384.00
  • <center><b>Firsts Online Rare Book Fair<br> 27 November to 2 December<br><br> Presented by the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association</b>
  • <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 1st<br>Antique and modern prints,<br>drawings and paintings</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 2nd<br>Photographs, autographs, musical works and manuscripts</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 3rd<br>Books from XV to XX Century</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 3rd<br>Mathematics books</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 3rd<br>Art books from Salvador Dalí<br>& others</b>
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