• <b>Cowan’s Auctions: An Eclectic Collection: The Library of the Late Dr. Ivan Gilbert of Columbus.<br>June 5-26</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 5-26:</b> [Voyages and Travel] Churchill's Voyages 1732 - Complete in 6 Volumes.<br>$5,000 - $7,500.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 5-26:</b> [Illustrated] Alice by Salvador Dali, Signed and Limited. $3,000 - $5,000
    <b>Cowan’s, June 5-26:</b> [Literature] The Little Prince - Signed/Limited First French Edition, 1943; #61 of 260. $5,000 - $7,500
    <b>Cowan’s Auctions: An Eclectic Collection: The Library of the Late Dr. Ivan Gilbert of Columbus.<br>June 5-26</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 5-26:</b> [Literature] Gone With The Wind, 1st in DJ, May, 1936. $1,500 - $2,500
    <b>Cowan’s, June 5-26:</b> [Literature - Modern Firsts] Rare Henry Miller, Tropic of Cancer, Obelisk Press Paris - 1934. $2,000 - $3,000
    <b>Cowan’s, June 5-26:</b> [[Sporting - Fishing] Rare - Lee Sturges, Salmon Fishing New Brunswick, 1 of 50 Printed - 7 Original Etchings.<br>$4,000 - $6,000
    <b>Cowan’s Auctions: An Eclectic Collection: The Library of the Late Dr. Ivan Gilbert of Columbus.<br>June 5-26</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 5-26:</b> [Voyages and Travel - Maritime] Rare Ledyard Account of Cook's Last Voyage, 1783 Hartford, Howes "d".<br>$10,000 - $15,000
    <b>Cowan’s, June 5-26:</b> [Illustrated - Maxfield Parrish] Knave of Hearts, Scribner's, 1st Hardback Edition, 1925 Parrish Illustrations.<br>$750 - $1,000
    <b>Cowan’s, June 5-26:</b> [Bible - Illustrated - Cartography) Massive Dutch Bible, 1682, Contemporary Colored Maps, Working Brass Clasps. $2,500 - $3,500
    <b>Cowan’s Auctions: An Eclectic Collection: The Library of the Late Dr. Ivan Gilbert of Columbus.<br>June 5-26</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 5-26:</b> [Women Suffrage - Civil Rights - Autographs] A Unique Extra-Illustrated Life of Susan B. Anthony. $15,000 - $20,000
    <b>Cowan’s, June 5-26:</b> [18th Century French Manuscript] Unpublished History of Belle-Isle-En-Mer, 1754 With Watercolor Illustration.<br>$10,000 - $15,000
    <b>Cowan’s, June 5-26:</b> [Illustrated - Children's - Movable] Wonderful 19th Century Lothar Meggendorfer Moveable Book. $750 - $1,000
  • <b>Forum Auctions: Online Sale of Cricket Books and Works on Paper. Now through July 5, 2017</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, now thru Jul 5:</b> Wisden (John). <i>Cricketers' Almanack for 1896</i>, original cloth, 1896. £15,000 to 20,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, now thru Jul 5:</b> Wisden (John). <i>The Cricketers' Almanack for the year 1869</i>, excellent copy of the scarce sixth edition, 1869. £10,000 to 15,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, now thru Jul 5:</b> Wisden (John). <i>Cricketers' Almanack for 1916</i>, with tribute to W.G. Grace by Lord Harris, original cloth, 1916. £5,000 to 6,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Online Sale of Cricket Books and Works on Paper. Now through July 5, 2017</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, now thru Jul 5:</b> Lillywhite (Frederick) and Arthur Haygarth. <i>Cricket Scores and Biographies of Celebrated Cricketers</i>, vol. 1 - 16 [a complete run], 1862-2003. £750 to 1,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, now thru Jul 5:</b> Trumper (Victor). Postcard of Victor Trumper, signed by Trumper on image, 1905. £300 to 400
    <b>Forum Auctions, now thru Jul 5:</b> Crombie (Charles). <i>Laws of Cricket</i>, 1907; and 29 others. £150 to 200
  • <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, July 8: Rare Books & Manuscripts</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions July 8:</b><br> Walter Gibson's Complete Run of The Shadow. 48 bound volumes, 1931-44. $8,000-12,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions July 8:</b><br> Frederic Shoberl, The World in Miniature: Hindoostan. 6 volumes. $2,000-4,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions July 8:</b><br> A Rare Copy of the Earliest Chicago Newspaper to Report on the Great Fire of 1871. $6,000-8,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, July 8: Rare Books & Manuscripts</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions July 8:</b><br> Broadside Proclamation by Mayor Roswell B. Mason for the Preservation of Good Order Following the Great Fire of 1871. Chicago. $4,000-6,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions July 8:</b><br> Peter Force Engraving of the Declaration of Independence. One page. Scarce and highly collectable. $15,000-20,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions July 8:</b><br> John Quincy Adams. The Jubilee of the Constitution. A Discourse. First edition. Inscribed. 1839. $3,000-5,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, July 8: Rare Books & Manuscripts</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions July 8:</b><br> Cuban Revolution: Expedicion y Desembarco del “Granma.” Havana, ca. 1959. With portraits of the Castro brothers & Che Guevara. $150-250
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions July 8:</b><br> Osuna Ramos. A group of 28 photographs of the Mexican Revolution & aftermath in Mexico City, 1910-1920. 4½ x 6”. $400-600
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions July 8:</b><br> Charles Bukowski. Hot Water Music. First edition with original signed painting. 1983. $2,000-4,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, July 8: Rare Books & Manuscripts</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions July 8:</b><br> Alan Ginsberg. Five Page Autographed Letter. Signed. February 10, 1971. $3,000-5,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions July 8:</b><br> Andy Warhol’s Children’s Book. Featuring 12 color illustrations. Signed 5 times. 1983. $5,000-7,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions July 8:</b><br> Albrecht Durer. The Martyrdom Saint John the Evangelist. Woodcut, 1511 edition. $1,000-2,000
  • <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Newton. <i>Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica</i>. London, 1687.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Josephus. <i>De antiquitate Judaica.</i> Lubeck, 1475-76.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Carlerius. <i>Sporta fragmentorum, Sportula fragmentorum</i>. Brussels, 1478-79.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Fridolin. <i>Der Schatzbehalter</i>. Nuremberg, 1491.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Pinder. <i>Der beschlossen gart des rosenkrantz marie</i>. Nuremberg, 1505.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Isidorus Hispalensis. <i>Synonyma de Homine</i>. Nuremberg, 1470-71.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Durer. Sammelband including <i>Underweysung der messing</i>. Nuremberg, 1525-29.

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No Sale Number Auction House Sale Name Date of Auction Archived Date Total Lots Lots Sold % Lots Sold CURR Exch. Rate Low Est. Lots Sold High Est. Lots Sold High Est. All Lots Total Sales Total Sales In $ % Total Sales / High Est.
1 #760 Auctionata From Chagall to Hockney: Prints and Editions February 16, 2017 February 17, 2017 84 10 11.90% EUR 1.12 26,040.00 26,040.00 163,180.00 37,588.00 39,843.28 23.03%
2 #762 Auctionata The Spectrum of Artistic Expression - Prints February 16, 2017 February 17, 2017 21 1 4.76% EUR 1.12 320.00 320.00 28,420.00 400.00 424.00 1.41%
3 #796 Auctionata The Spectrum of Artistic Expression: Art of the 20th & 21st Century February 16, 2017 February 17, 2017 66 10 15.15% EUR 1.12 16,700.00 16,700.00 217,000.00 22,393.00 23,736.58 10.32%
4 #386g Il Ponte Home Decor Modern Art, Modernism, Books - Session 15 and 16: Interior Design - Prints February 16, 2017 February 17, 2017 23 19 82.61% EUR 1.12 880.00 1,120.00 1,450.00 825.00 874.50 56.90%
5 #21517 Forum Auctions Online Sale: Remaining books from the Library of Franklin Brooke-Hitching February 15, 2017 February 15, 2017 96 96 100.00% GBP 1.27 29,855.00 43,550.00 43,550.00 63,437.50 79,296.98 145.67%
6 #386f Il Ponte Home Decor Modern Art, Modernism, Books - Session 13 and 14: Interior Design - Prints February 15, 2017 February 17, 2017 19 17 89.47% EUR 1.12 880.00 1,150.00 1,400.00 3,012.50 3,193.25 215.18%
7 #758 Auctionata Discover Nature - Prints February 14, 2017 February 16, 2017 54 1 1.85% EUR 1.12 600.00 600.00 43,280.00 1,500.00 1,590.00 3.47%
8 #759 Auctionata Portraits - People as Seen by Artists - Prints February 14, 2017 February 16, 2017 53 3 5.66% EUR 1.12 690.00 690.00 63,310.00 2,075.00 2,199.50 3.28%
9 #386e Il Ponte Home Decor Modern Art, Modernism, Books - Session 11 and 12: Interior Design - Prints February 14, 2017 February 17, 2017 35 21 60.00% EUR 1.12 1,720.00 2,160.00 4,580.00 2,725.00 2,888.50 59.50%
10 #2436 Swann Galleries Icons & Images: Photographs & Photobooks February 14, 2017 February 15, 2017 322 238 73.91% USD 1.0 1,051,500.00 1,557,100.00 2,049,300.00 1,582,852.00 1,582,852.00 77.24%
11 #505 Winter Associates February Auction - Continental February 13, 2017 February 15, 2017 36 22 61.11% USD 1.0 2,750.00 5,575.00 8,725.00 3,486.00 3,486.00 39.95%
12 #386d Il Ponte Home Decor Modern Art, Modernism, Books - Session 9 and 10: Interior Design and Books February 13, 2017 February 17, 2017 264 242 91.67% EUR 1.12 13,510.00 17,440.00 20,390.00 26,287.50 27,864.75 128.92%
13 #1707 Bruun Rasmussen Prints February 13, 2017 February 15, 2017 95 79 83.16% DKK 0.15 215,600.00 238,800.00 292,800.00 353,487.50 49,488.25 120.73%
14 #161707 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 2/5 February 12, 2017 February 14, 2017 441 433 98.19% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 46,270.94 46,270.94
15 #121707 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 2/5 February 12, 2017 February 14, 2017 801 800 99.88% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 175,383.75 175,383.75
16 #607 PBA Galleries Rare Books and Manuscripts February 12, 2017 February 15, 2017 220 140 63.64% USD 1.0 184,650.00 283,400.00 879,600.00 218,526.00 218,526.00 24.84%
17 #3245 Artcurial AUTOMOBILIA RÉTROMOBILE 2017 - posters, prints, brochures February 11, 2017 February 15, 2017 29 23 79.31% EUR 1.12 37,800.00 63,700.00 85,100.00 69,485.00 73,654.10 81.65%
18 #21117 Michaans Auctions February Estate Auction - Books and Prints February 11, 2017 February 15, 2017 36 24 66.67% USD 1.0 12,400.00 19,000.00 31,900.00 10,974.00 10,974.00 34.40%
19 #21117 Neal Auction Company Winter Estate Auction - Books and Prints February 11, 2017 February 15, 2017 70 50 71.43% USD 1.0 148,100.00 222,500.00 328,800.00 171,677.00 171,677.00 52.21%
20 #93743 Dirk Soulis Auctions Photographs, Prints February 10, 2017 February 15, 2017 18 18 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 15,271.95 15,271.95
21 #1544 Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers Three Day Books, Maps, Ephemera, Pictures & Prints Sale. - Day 3 February 10, 2017 February 15, 2017 95 64 67.37% GBP 1.27 4,135.00 5,600.00 9,230.00 12,128.35 15,160.49 131.40%
22 #386c Il Ponte Home Decor Modern Art, Modernism, Books - Session 7 and 8: Interior Design - Prints February 10, 2017 February 17, 2017 48 39 81.25% EUR 1.12 1,360.00 1,870.00 2,980.00 1,362.50 1,444.25 45.72%
23 #1543 Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers Three Day Books, Maps, Ephemera, Pictures & Prints Sale - Day 2. February 9, 2017 February 15, 2017 227 185 81.50% GBP 1.27 8,680.00 10,780.00 13,480.00 20,320.45 25,400.76 150.75%
24 #386b Il Ponte Home Decor Modern Art, Modernism, Books - Session 5 and 6: Modern Art and Interior Design - Prints February 9, 2017 February 17, 2017 105 96 91.43% EUR 1.12 9,050.00 11,300.00 12,690.00 13,775.00 14,601.50 108.55%
25 #20917 James D Julia Auctioneers Fine Art, Asian and Antiques February 9, 2017 February 15, 2017 94 68 72.34% USD 1.0 141,775.00 233,450.00 378,150.00 285,741.50 285,741.50 75.56%
26 #493 RR Auction Autographs and Artifacts - Internet bidstart 1/20 February 8, 2017 February 17, 2017 767 480 62.58% USD 1.0 442,500.00 442,500.00 939,900.00 549,750.20 549,750.20 58.49%
27 #1542 Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers Three Day Books, Maps, Ephemera, Pictures & Prints Sale - Day 1. February 8, 2017 February 15, 2017 747 610 81.66% GBP 1.27 31,164.00 41,590.00 57,900.00 47,019.98 58,775.53 81.21%
28 #20717 Forum Auctions in Italy Fine Books and Works on Paper February 7, 2017 February 16, 2017 93 92 98.92% EUR 1.12 16,995.00 32,700.00 32,850.00 19,050.00 20,193.16 57.99%
29 #386a Il Ponte Home Decor Modern Art, Modernism, Books - Session 1 and 2: Interior Design - Prints February 7, 2017 February 17, 2017 44 35 79.55% EUR 1.12 1,680.00 2,170.00 2,990.00 1,562.50 1,656.25 52.26%
30 #79176 Neret Minet and Tessier Books and Manuscripts February 3, 2017 February 15, 2017 306 117 38.24% EUR 1.12 41,480.00 54,260.00 183,920.00 57,920.00 61,395.20 31.49%
31 #12117 Case Antiques, Inc. Winter Art and Antiques - Prints, Manuscripts, Books January 21, 2017 February 11, 2017 143 128 89.51% USD 1.0 89,250.00 117,200.00 127,050.00 151,744.00 151,744.00 119.44%
  • <b>19th Century Shop’s Catalog 170 Great Books and Photos. Please inquire for a copy.</b>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Exodus 10:10 to 16:15. Complete Biblical scroll sheet in Hebrew, a Torah scroll panel. Middle East, ca. 10th or 11th century.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Copernicus Refuted. (Astronomy.). Scientific manuscript of a course of studies at Collège de la Trinité, Lyon. 1660s.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Israel’s War of Independence and the Early Days of the IDF. 58 photographs presented to Israel Ber, IDF officer and later convicted spy.
    <b>19th Century Shop’s Catalog 170 Great Books and Photos. Please inquire for a copy.</b>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Early Unpublished Darwin letter on the races of man. Autograph Letter Signed [to Henry Denny]. Down, Kent, June 1, [1844].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Classic Image of American Slavery. Kimball, M. H. <i>Emancipated Slaves</i>. New York: George Hanks, 1863.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> (Underground Railroad.) Scaggs, Isaac. Important Runaway Slave Poster: $500 Reward Ran away, or decoyed from the subscriber…
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries: Inviting Quality Consignments</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 30:</b> Carte-de-visite album featuring a previously unrecorded image of Harriet Tubman, 1860s. Sold for $161,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 7:</b> Hovhannes Amira Dadian, first world atlas in Armenian, Venice, 1849. Sold for $37,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 16:</b> T.E. Lawrence, <i>Seven Pillars of Wisdom</i>, privately printed edition, inscribed, London, 1926. Sold for $62,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries: Inviting Quality Consignments</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Feb 14:</b> 22 large-format photographs from NASA missions, 1965-84. Sold for $43,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 21: </b> Charles M. Schulz, <i>Here Comes the Big Polar Bear</i>, pen & ink, 4-panel Peanuts comic strip, 1957. Sold for $12,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 4:</b> Elliott Erwitt, photograph of JFK & Eisenhower, signed by both, 1960. Sold for $32,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries: Inviting Quality Consignments</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9:</b> John Milton, <i>Paradise Lost</i>, first edition, London, 1668. Sold for $22,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 30:</b> Frederick Douglass, Autograph Letter Signed to George Alfred Townsend, Washington, 1880. Sold for $100,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Jan 26:</b> <i>Les Maîtres de l'Affiche</i>, 5 volumes, Paris, 1896-1900. Sold for $47,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries: Inviting Quality Consignments</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 16:</b> James Joyce, <i>Ulysses</i>, first edition, number 724 on handmade paper, Paris, 1922. Sold for $33,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9:</b> Single leaf of the Gutenberg Bible, Mainz, 1455, in a copy of Newton's <i>A Noble Fragment</i>. Sold for $52,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 27:</b> The Book of Mormon, first edition, Palmyra, NY, 1830. Sold for $52,500.
  • <b>Pierre Bergé and Associés in association with Sotheby’s:<br>De la musique avant toute chose… June 28, 2017</b>
    <b>Pierre Bergé and Associés in association with Sotheby’s, Jun 28:</b> Roland de Lassus. [Songs and madrigals]. Album gathering three collections of secular music for tenor. 15.000-20.000 €
    <b>Pierre Bergé and Associés in association with Sotheby’s, Jun 28:</b> Richard Wagner. <i>Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg.</i> Original edition corrected and annotated by Wagner. 60.000-80.000 €
    <b>Pierre Bergé and Associés in association with Sotheby’s, Jun 28:</b> Claude Debussy. <i>La Damoiselle élue</i>. Lyrical poem, after D.-G. Rossetti. Limited edition of 160 copies. 6.000-8.000 €
    <b>Pierre Bergé and Associés in association with Sotheby’s:<br>De la musique avant toute chose… June 28, 2017</b>
    <b>Pierre Bergé and Associés in association with Sotheby’s, Jun 28:</b> Stéphane Mallarmé. Handwritten notebook made by Geneviève Mallarmé. No place or date [circa 1910]. 10.000-15.000 €
    <b>Pierre Bergé and Associés in association with Sotheby’s, Jun 28:</b> Henri Sauguet. <i>Les Forains</i>. Ballet. Reduction for piano. Original edition. 20.000-30.000 €
    <b>Pierre Bergé and Associés in association with Sotheby’s, Jun 28:</b> Athanasius Kircher. <i>Musurgia Universalis sive Ars Magna Consoni et Dissoni in X. Libros digesta.</i> 1650. 30.000-40.000 €
    <b>Pierre Bergé and Associés in association with Sotheby’s:<br>De la musique avant toute chose… June 28, 2017</b>
    <b>Pierre Bergé and Associés in association with Sotheby’s, Jun 28:</b> François Villon, & Clément Marot. <i>Les Œuvres de François Villon de Paris, Reviewed and gathered by Clement Marot.</i> 15.000-20.000 €
    <b>Pierre Bergé and Associés in association with Sotheby’s, Jun 28:</b> Rainer Maria Rilke. <i>Larenopfer</i> (Offrande aux dieux Lares). The second collection of Rainer Maria Rilke, containing ninety poems. 6.000-8.000 €
    <b>Pierre Bergé and Associés in association with Sotheby’s, Jun 28:</b> Paul Éluard. <i>Capitale de la douleur.</i> One of the most beautiful poetic collections from the first surrealist wave. 15.000-20.000 €
    <b>Pierre Bergé and Associés in association with Sotheby’s, Jun 28:</b> Pierre de Ronsard. <i>Les Amours</i> ... newly augmented by him, and commented by Marc Antoine de Muret. 40.000-60.000 €
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