• <center><b>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Printed & Manuscript Americana<br>September 29, 2022</b>
    <b>Swann September 29:</b> Extensive archive of papers of Lincoln’s Secretary of the Navy, Gideon Welles. $60,000 to $90,000.
    <b>Swann September 29:</b> George Catlin, <i>North American Indian Portfolio,</i> 1844. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann September 29:</b> The Twenty-Four Books of the Holy Scriptures, Carefully Translated…after the Best Jewish Authorities, Philadelphia, 1853-54. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <center><b>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Printed & Manuscript Americana<br>September 29, 2022</b>
    <b>Swann September 29:</b> Wedding book of Eleanor Roosevelt’s bodyguard, Earl Miller, signed by the Roosevelts, 1932. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann September 29:</b> Textile titled <i>The Resignation of Pres’t Washington,</i> Scotland, circa 1800. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann September 29:</b> Gideon Welles, Pass for President Lincoln’s White House funeral, 1865. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann September 29:</b> Confirmation of arms and nobility in favor of the Diez y Mora family, Madrid, 1710. $2,500 to $3,500.
  • <center><b>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>October 13, 2022</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 109. Miguel de Cervantes. <i>The History of Don-Quichote. The first parte.</i> London: William Stansby for Edward Blount, 1620. $60,000 to $90,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 43. Franklin Delano Roosevelt. <i>Addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill.</i> Washington: The White House, Christmastide, 1942. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 113. Charles Darwin. A collection of 26 titles including <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> $10,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 210. Philip Guston. Important correspondence between Philip Guston and Ralph and Martha Hyams. New York, 1967-76. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 26. John F. Kennedy and Marilyn Monroe. Signed guest book and original photos from the May 19, 1962 reception. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <center><b>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>October 13, 2022</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 194. J.R.R. Tolkien. <i>The Lord of the Rings Trilogy.</i> London: George Allen and Unwin, 1954-1954-1955. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 164. Max Beerbohm. Autograph Manuscript for The Happy Hypocrite, circa 1896. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 158. Mark Twain. <i>The Writings.</i> Hartford: American Publishing Company, 1899-1907. The Autograph Edition. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 150. Lady Dilke. <i>French Painters of the XVIIIth Century.</i> London: George Bell, 1899. First edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 200. Ludwig Bemelmans. Original sketch of Madeline, ink and gouache. $4,000 to $6,000.
  • <b><center>Potter & Potter Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts<br>October 20, 2022</b></center>
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> JOYCE, James. <i>Ulysses.</i> London: John Lane the Bodley Head, 1937. PRESENTATION COPY OF THE FIRST ENGLISH EDITION PRINTED IN ENGLAND. $50,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> [SHACKLETON, Ernest]. –– BROWNING, Robert. <i>Poetical Works of…</i> London: Smith and Elder, 1906. PRESENTED TO SHACKLETON AND THE OFFICERS OF THE NIMROD BY A MEMBER OF THE ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> AUDUBON, John James. <i>The Birds of America, from Drawings Made in the United States and Their Territories.</i> New York: George R. Lockwood, [1870]. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b><center>Potter & Potter Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts<br>October 20, 2022</b></center>
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> ARISTOTLE. Opera, in Greek, parts one and two only: Organon and Natural Philosophy I. Edited by Aldus and others. Venice: Aldus Manutius, 1 November 1495–February 1498. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> COOK, James, Capt. [Collected Voyages]. First and Second Voyages: London: W. Strahan; and T. Cadell, 1773, 1777; Third Voyage: London: H. Hughes for G. Nicol and T. Cadell, 1785. $14,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> CLEMENS, Samuel Langhorne (“Mark Twain”). <i>The Writings of…</i> Hartford: American Publishing Co., 1899–1900. $12,000 to $16,000.
    <b><center>Potter & Potter Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts<br>October 20, 2022</b></center>
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. SHAKESPEARE, William. <i>The Poems of…</i> Edited by Frederick S. Ellis. Hammersmith: William Morris for the Kelmscott Press, 1893. $12,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> LONDON, Jack. <i>The Call of the Wild.</i> New York: The Macmillan Company, 1905. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED BY LONDON. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> CROWLEY, Aleister (1875–1947). <i>The Winged Beetle.</i> London: privately printed, 1910. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b><center>Potter & Potter Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts<br>October 20, 2022</b></center>
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> WILDE, Oscar (“C.3.3.”). <i>The Ballad of Reading Gaol.</i> London: Leonard Smithers, January 1898. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> DRYDEN, John. <i>Fables Ancient and Modern; translated into verse from Homer, Ovid, Boccace, & Chaucer: with original poems.</i> London: John Tonson, 1700. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> [MAP]. LINSCHOTEN, Jan Huygen van. <i>Delineatio Orarum Maritimarum…</i> London: John Wolfe, 1598. $3,000 to $4,000.
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Heritage Auctions: Wednesday Comic Art & Animation Select Auction - bidstart 6/8

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Auction Name Wednesday Comic Art & Animation Select Auction - bidstart 6/8 Total Sales (USD) 186,651.40
Auction Date 06/15/2022 - 06/15/2022 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 0.00
Sale Number #322224 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 0.00
Total Lots 381
Sold Lots 379 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 0.00
% of Lots Sold 99.48% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 0.00
Unsold Lots 2 Total Sales as a % of High Est. Inf%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
48207 E. C. Segar

E. C. Segar Thimble Theater Starring Popeye Daily Comic Strip Original Art Dated 6-3-37 (King Features, 1937).

1937 Not Available USD 8,400.00
48126 Gil Kane, Jim Mooney, and Dave Hunt

Gil Kane, Jim Mooney, and Dave Hunt Marvel Team-Up #16 Story Page 15 Original Art (Marvel, 1973).

1973 Not Available USD 6,600.00
48023 Frank Brunner and Dick Giordano

Frank Brunner and Dick Giordano Doctor Strange #5 Story Page 16 Original Art (Marvel, 1974).

1974 Not Available USD 5,040.00
48027 John Buscema and Alfredo Alcala

John Buscema and Alfredo Alcala The Savage Sword of Conan #7 Story Page 1 Original Art (Marvel, 1975).

1975 Not Available USD 5,040.00
48064 Steve Ditko

Steve Ditko The Fly #8 Story Page 11 Original Art (Archie, 1984).

1984 Not Available USD 4,800.00
48015 Dan Barry

Dan Barry Flash Gordon Consecutive Daily Comic Strip Original Art Group of 7 (King Features Syndicate, 1987).

1987 Not Available USD 3,840.00
48204 Stan Sakai

Stan Sakai -Usagi Yojimbo Illustration Original Art (1987).

1987 Not Available USD 3,600.00
48008 Chris Bachalo and Mark Irwin

Chris Bachalo and Mark Irwin X-Men: Age of Apocalypse #4 Story Page 10 Original Art (Marvel, 2005).

2005 Not Available USD 3,480.00
48044 Darwyn Cooke

Darwyn Cooke DC: The New Frontier #6 Story Page 57 Original Art (DC, 2004).

2004 Not Available USD 3,360.00
48247 Bernie Wrightson

Bernie Wrightson - Batman Illustration Original Art (undated).

undated Not Available USD 3,360.00
48030 Milton Caniff

Milton Caniff Terry and the Pirates Daily Comic Strip Original Art dated 3-28-36 (Chicago Tribune, 1936).

1936 Not Available USD 2,880.00
48034 Milton Caniff

Milton Caniff Terry and the Pirates Daily Comic Strip Original Art dated 9-30-41 (News Syndicate, 1941).

1941 Not Available USD 2,880.00
48043 Darwyn Cooke

Darwyn Cooke DC: The New Frontier #4 Story Page 17 Original Art (DC, 2004).

2004 Not Available USD 2,880.00
48026 John Buscema and Alfredo Alcala

John Buscema and Alfredo Alcala The Savage Sword of Conan #7 Story Page 15 Original Art (Marvel, 1975).

1975 Not Available USD 2,760.00
48106 Jaime Hernandez

Jaime Hernandez Love and Rockets #27 Story Page 19 Maggie Original Art (Fantagraphics, 1988).

1988 Not Available USD 2,640.00
48210 Noel Sickles

Noel Sickles Scorchy Smith Daily Comic Strip Original Art dated 8-27-36 (Associated Press, 1936).

1936 Not Available USD 2,400.00
48081 Frank Godwin

Frank Godwin Rusty Riley Daily Comic Strip Original Art dated 9-27-49 (King Features, 1949).

1949 Not Available USD 2,280.00
48292

Donald Duck and Others Disney Overseas Market Comic Book Pages Original Art Group of 6 (Walt Disney, 1976-81).

1976-81 Not Available USD 1,920.00
48086 Chester Gould

Chester Gould Dick Tracy Sunday Comic Strip Original Art dated 1-4-70 (The Chicago Tribune, 1970).

1970 Not Available USD 1,800.00
48199 Steve Rude

Steve Rude - Dr. Doom and Silver Surfer Illustration Original Art (1996).

1996 Not Available USD 1,800.00
48032 Milton Caniff

Milton Caniff Terry and the Pirates Daily Comic Strip Original Art dated 12-14-37 (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, 1937).

1937 Not Available USD 1,680.00
48033 Milton Caniff

Milton Caniff Terry and the Pirates Partial Sunday Comic Strip Original Art dated 6-30 (Chicago Tribune, c. 1940).

c. 1940 Not Available USD 1,680.00
48176 Gerald Parel

Gerald Parel Wolverine #1 Variant Cover Original Art (Marvel, 2020).

2020 Not Available USD 1,680.00
48205 Javier Saltares, Alan Kupperberg, and Tony DeZuñiga

Javier Saltares, Alan Kupperberg, and Tony DeZuñiga Robocop #1 Story Page 44 Original Art (Marvel, 1987).

1987 Not Available USD 1,680.00
48036 Al Capp

Al Capp Li'l Abner Daily Comic Strip Original Art dated 12-27-34 (United Feature Syndicate, 1934).

1934 Not Available USD 1,560.00
  • <b><center>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Books, Autographs & Manuscripts<br>11th-12th of October 2022
    <b>Gonnelli Oct. 11th:</b> Alfieri Vittorio, <i>Vita [...] scritta da esso,</i> 1968. Starting Price: €900,00.
    <b>Gonnelli Oct. 11th:</b> Collection of 25 albumin photographs depicting Italian, French and Swiss places. Late 19th century.
    <b>Gonnelli Oct. 11th:</b> Brandolini D’Adda Brandolino, Duale. <i>Poesia [...] e incisioni di Sandro Martini,</i> 1976.
    <b>Gonnelli Oct. 11th:</b> Alighieri Dante, <i>La divina commedia di Dante</i> edizione illustrata da 30 fotografie tolte da disegni di Scaramuzza, 1879. Starting Price: €500,00.
    Gonnelli Oct. 12th: Cervantes Saavedra Miguel (de), <i>El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha.</i> Nueva edicion corregida por la Real Academia Española, 1780. Starting price: €12.000,00.
    <b>Gonnelli Oct. 11th:</b> Collodi Carlo, <i>Le avventure di Pinocchio. Storia di un burattino,</i> 1883. Starting price: €6.000,00.
    <b>Gonnelli Oct. 11th:</b> Wilde Oscar, <i>The Picture of Dorian Gray [...]</i> with original images & notes on the text by Jim Dine, 1968. Starting price: €1.500,00
    <b>Gonnelli Oct. 11th:</b> The smallest tarot cards in the world. 21st century.
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Antiquarian Books<br>Including a series of views of Milan<br>September 27 to October 4</b></center>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Sep. 27 – Oct. 4:</b> Livius, Historia Romanae decades, Venice, Vindelinus de Spira, 1470, contemporary Morocco. €30,000 to €40,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Sep. 27 – Oct. 4:</b> Blaeu, Nieuw Stedeboeck van Italien (Piemont), The Hague, 1724-1725, 8 volumes, marbled calf gilt. €70,000 to €90,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Sep. 27 – Oct. 4:</b> Baysio, Rosarium decretorum, Venice, 1481, later vellum. €10,000 to €15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Sep. 27 – Oct. 4:</b> [Niccolò da Poggibonsi], Viaggio da Venetia al santo Sepulchro, Venice, 1529, later half calf. €2,000 to €3,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Sep. 27 – Oct. 4:</b> Hieronymus, Epistole [Italian], Ferrara, 1497, blue crushed morocco with the Rocco di Torrepadula arms. €12,000 to €15,000.
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