• <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> A Rare 3-rotor German Enigma I Enciphering Machine. $70,000 to $90,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Important collection of correspondence between Werner Heisenberg and Bruno Rossi. $40,000 to $60,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Walt Whitman Autograph manuscript containing his thoughts on death. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> David Roberts. <i>Holy Land</i>. Six volumes. 1842-1849. First edition. $15,000 to $25,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Extensive collection of Ray Bradbury's primary works, most signed or inscribed. $15,000 to $20,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Peter Force. Declaration of Independence. $12,000 to $18,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Steinbeck. <i>Grapes of Wrath</i>. A fine copy of the first edition. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Lewis & Clark. <i>Travels to the Source of the Missouri River</i>... First English edition, extra-illustrated. 1814. $10,000 to 15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Manuscript document signed by Nuno de Guzman relating to Hernan Cortes, 1528. $8,000 to $12,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> “Nos los inquisidores..." The first book in English printed West of the Mississippi. [1787]. $5,000 to $8,000.
  • <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Charles Darwin on sexuality and the transmission of hereditary characteristics: Autograph Letter Signed to Lawson Tait. Down, 17 January [1877].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> MILTON, JOHN. <i>Paradise Lost. A Poem written in ten books.</i> London: 1667. A very rare example with the contemporary binding untouched and with a 1667 title page.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Hamilton secures the ratification of the Constitution: <i>The Debates and Proceedings of the Convention of the State of New-York, assembled at Poughkeespsie, on the 17th June, 1788.</i>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> The social contract “Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains”: ROUSSEAU, JEAN-JACQUES. <i>Principes du Droit Politique [Du Contract Social]</i>. Amsterdam: Michel Rey, 1762
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> “The first English textbook on geometrical land-measurement and surveying”: BENESE, RICHARD. <i>This Boke Sheweth the Maner of Measurynge All Maner of Lande…</i>
  • <b>Case Antiques: Historic Winter Fine Art and Antiques Auction<br>January 27, 2018</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 27:</b> <i>The Massachusetts Magazine: or Monthly Museum of Knowledge and Rational Entertainment,</i> 1789. Signed by George Washington. $28,000 to $32,000
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 27:</b> George Washington Signed Letter to John Marshall. $12,000 to $14,000
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 27:</b> Picasso Signed “Vallauris” 1952 Exhibition Poster. $6,000 to $8,000
    <b>Case Antiques: Historic Winter Fine Art and Antiques Auction<br>January 27, 2018</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 27:</b> Military appointment commission document signed by both President Thomas Jefferson and Secretary of War Henry Dearborn, dated January 27, 1803. $2,400 to $2,800
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 27:</b> Doris Ulmann and Julia Peterkin. <i>Roll, Jordan, Roll.</i> New York, 1933, deluxe edition, preceding first edition of the same year. No. 74 of 350. $5,000 to $6,000
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 27:</b> John Marshall. <i>The Life of George Washington,</i> Philadelphia, 1832. Signed by author. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Case Antiques: Historic Winter Fine Art and Antiques Auction<br>January 27, 2018</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 27:</b> Samuel L. Margolies (American, 1897-1974). Aquatint and etching, "Builders of Babylon," 1937. $4,000 to $4,500
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 27:</b> Two Robert E. Lee (1807-1870) signed documents as President of Washington College. $3,000 to $3,500
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 27:</b> William C. Harris. <i>The Fishes of North America That Are Captured on Hook and Line</i>, Vol I., New York, 1898. 40 chromolithograph plates. $2,000 to $2,500
    <b>Case Antiques: Historic Winter Fine Art and Antiques Auction<br>January 27, 2018</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 27:</b> $100 "Date Back" bank note 1902 from the Clarksville National Bank, Clarksville, Tennessee, depicting the portrait of John Jay Knox, Jr. $1,400 to $1,800
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 27:</b> View of the University of Virginia, Charlottesville and Monticello, Taken from Lewis Mountain, drawn and lithographed by Edward Sachse. $800 to $1,000
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 27:</b> Large Civil War photograph mounted on card stock depicting Rossville Gap in Missionary Ridge. $400 to $450
  • <b>Potter & Potter Auctions: Fine Books & Manuscripts. January 27, 2018</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions Jan. 27:</b><br>Lot 39: Presidential Pardon Signed by John F. Kennedy. November 1962. $7,000 to $9,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions Jan. 27:</b><br>Lot 537: Marc Chagall. <i>Illustrations for the Bible</i>. Features 28 lithograph plates. First American edition, 1956. $2,000 to $3,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions Jan. 27:</b><br>Lot 252: Jack Kerouac. <i>On the Road</i>. 1957. First edition. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions: Fine Books & Manuscripts. January 27, 2018</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions Jan. 27:</b><br>Lot 143: Arthur Rimbaud. <i>A Season in Hell</i>. With photogravures by Robert Mapplethorpe. The Limited Editions Club, 1986. $600 to $800
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions Jan. 27:</b><br>Lot 72: Group of 11 Harry Truman Signed Letters. Typed & signed by the former President. 1962-1970. $1,500 to $2,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions Jan. 27:</b><br>Lot 157: Arthur Conan Doyle. The Complete Works of Sherlock Holmes by The Limited Editions Club. 8 vols. 1950-52. $300 to $500
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions: Fine Books & Manuscripts. January 27, 2018</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions Jan. 27:</b><br>Lot 173: Jacob Lawrence. <i>The First Book of Moses, Called Genesis</i>. Illustrated with silkscreens by Lawrence. 1989. $2,000 to $3,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions Jan. 27:</b><br>Lot 239: William Faulkner. <i>Sartoris</i>. First edition. New York: Harcourt, Brace, & Company, 1929. $2,000 to $3,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions Jan. 27:</b><br>Lot 286: Walt Whitman. New Year’s Eve Postcard Signed, “Walt Whitman,” to the poet Gabriel Sarrazin. January, 1891. $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions: Fine Books & Manuscripts. January 27, 2018</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions Jan. 27:</b><br>Lot 351: Pair of European Fine Bindings. Including Gesanbuch (1831) & Naboznych Vylevov (1911). $200 to $300
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions Jan. 27:</b><br>Lot 423: August Luben. <i> Naturhistorischer Atlas der Saugethiere </i>. Includes complete set of 30 loose plates. Leipzig: 1858. $1,000 to $1,500
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions Jan. 27:</b><br>Lot 386: <i>Famous Monsters of Filmland No 1</i>. Art by Will Elder, text by Forrest Ackerman. Warren’s first monster magazine. Feb, 1958. $2,000 to $3,000

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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 #12817 Dorotheum Graphic Prints November 2, 2017 November 3, 2017 165 116 70.30% EUR 1.2 157,650.00 157,650.00 241,900.00 267,227.00 312,655.59 110.47%
2 #628 PBA Galleries Illustrated Books - Children's Literature - Books in All Fields November 2, 2017 November 3, 2017 557 350 62.84% USD 1.0 122,650.00 193,450.00 364,500.00 106,439.00 106,439.00 29.20%
3 #L17418 Sothebys The Library of a European Gentleman November 2, 2017 November 3, 2017 283 223 78.80% GBP 1.35 866,200.00 1,242,200.00 1,621,650.00 2,204,349.00 2,887,697.19 135.93%
4 #2460 Swann Galleries Old Master Through Modern Prints November 2, 2017 November 3, 2017 523 346 66.16% USD 1.0 2,008,800.00 3,006,200.00 5,146,500.00 2,647,935.00 2,647,935.00 51.45%
5 #1544 Tooveys Prints November 1, 2017 November 3, 2017 12 10 83.33% GBP 1.35 340.00 530.00 630.00 591.00 774.21 93.81%
6 #3547 Heritage Auctions Eric P. Newman VIII Currency Signature Auction November 1, 2017 November 3, 2017 1215 1214 99.92% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,990,280.80 1,990,280.80
7 #186 Nye & Company Auctioneers Fall Estate Treasures - Prints, Books November 1, 2017 November 3, 2017 54 38 70.37% USD 1.0 8,360.00 13,440.00 19,760.00 8,435.00 8,435.00 42.69%
8 #17pm02 Doyle New York Prints and Multiples November 1, 2017 November 3, 2017 244 213 87.30% USD 1.0 597,500.00 890,400.00 1,086,400.00 1,060,101.00 1,060,101.00 97.58%
9 #1543 Tooveys Cigarette Cards, Photographs, Autographs, Ephemera, Postcards October 31, 2017 November 3, 2017 204 185 90.69% GBP 1.35 15,720.00 24,655.00 27,395.00 34,280.00 44,906.80 125.13%
10 #1744 Bruun Rasmussen Modern and Contemporary Prints October 31, 2017 November 3, 2017 86 79 91.86% EUR 1.2 39,975.00 44,835.00 56,520.00 57,693.75 66,924.75 102.08%
11 #24096 Bonhams Important Instruments of Science and Technology October 31, 2017 November 3, 2017 7 7 100.00% GBP 1.35 7,300.00 11,400.00 11,400.00 169,625.00 225,601.25 1487.94%
12 #844 Morton Subastas Ancient and Contemporary Books of Literature, Religion and CDMX October 31, 2017 November 3, 2017 336 107 31.85% MXN 0.05 886,000.00 1,143,000.00 2,911,000.00 1,105,560.00 55,278.00 37.98%
13 #141744 Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - Online bidstart 10/24 October 31, 2017 November 2, 2017 894 880 98.43% USD 1.0 133,186.00 197,324.00 200,949.00 113,653.40 113,653.40 56.56%
14 #L17305 Sothebys Collections October 31, 2017 November 2, 2017 10 6 60.00% GBP 1.35 3,200.00 4,600.00 8,800.00 4,939.00 6,568.87 56.13%
15 #558 Leslie Hindman Auctioneers The Collection of Howard & Judith Tullman Online - Prints October 30, 2017 November 3, 2017 11 5 45.45% USD 1.0 4,600.00 9,000.00 25,600.00 5,969.00 5,969.00 23.32%
16 #pf1713 Sothebys Books and Manuscripts October 30, 2017 November 2, 2017 161 127 78.88% EUR 1.2 1,072,300.00 1,585,000.00 1,951,500.00 1,738,514.00 2,016,676.24 89.09%
17 #25867 ALDE Elie Faure Correspondence October 30, 2017 November 3, 2017 312 213 68.27% EUR 1.2 183,400.00 240,950.00 407,200.00 349,587.50 405,521.50 85.85%
18 #12764 Dorotheum Imperial Court Memorabilia and Historical Objects October 30, 2017 November 2, 2017 50 47 94.00% EUR 1.2 16,700.00 26,150.00 27,550.00 54,975.00 63,771.00 199.55%
19 #151744 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles Auction - bidstart 10/1 October 29, 2017 October 30, 2017 326 320 98.16% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 86,568.00 86,568.00
20 #121744 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 10/22 October 29, 2017 October 30, 2017 649 647 99.69% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 208,284.77 208,284.77
21 #161744 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 10/22 October 29, 2017 October 30, 2017 457 442 96.72% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 42,218.51 42,218.51
22 #102817 Arader Galleries Arader Galleries October Sale October 28, 2017 October 30, 2017 67 67 100.00% USD 1.0 2,820,000.00 3,756,500.00 3,756,500.00 3,804,997.00 3,804,997.00 101.29%
23 #53 Potter and Potter Auctions Blackstone Magic Auction October 28, 2017 November 3, 2017 348 316 90.80% USD 1.0 143,180.00 219,275.00 230,675.00 317,238.00 317,238.00 137.53%
24 #102717 Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers East Anglian Sale - Books and Prints October 27, 2017 November 3, 2017 118 77 65.25% GBP 1.35 8,710.00 11,000.00 25,980.00 14,102.35 18,756.18 54.28%
25 #185 Nye & Company Auctioneers Backyard Timed Auction - Prints, Books October 26, 2017 November 3, 2017 41 25 60.98% USD 1.0 1,745.00 2,820.00 5,390.00 2,047.00 2,047.00 37.98%
26 #509 RR Auction Remarkable Rarities - bidstart 10/20 October 26, 2017 November 3, 2017 89 43 48.31% USD 1.0 515,500.00 672,000.00 2,187,200.00 702,620.91 702,620.91 32.12%
27 #14359 Christies Prints and Multiples October 24, 2017 November 2, 2017 288 209 72.57% USD 1.0 5,542,200.00 8,148,000.00 10,240,800.00 8,710,250.00 8,710,250.00 85.05%
28 #3242 Artcurial Eye Feel Photography October 24, 2017 October 28, 2017 123 50 40.65% EUR 1.2 290,500.00 423,000.00 1,120,500.00 436,410.00 510,599.70 38.95%
29 #102417 William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals October Premier Sale - Books and Prints October 24, 2017 November 1, 2017 32 31 96.88% USD 1.0 2,720.00 4,760.00 4,800.00 3,915.75 3,915.75 81.58%
30 #400 Il Ponte Giorgia Forattini's Parisian Residence October 24, 2017 November 1, 2017 15 9 60.00% EUR 1.2 1,390.00 1,600.00 2,630.00 1,512.50 1,754.50 57.51%
31 #n09647 Sothebys Important Prints & Multiples Including Property from the Collection of Catherine Woodard and Nelson Blitz, Jr. October 23, 2017 October 28, 2017 397 331 83.38% USD 1.0 8,629,300.00 12,553,900.00 18,423,200.00 12,109,938.00 12,109,938.00 65.73%
32 #2520 Ferraton Modern and Contemporary Works of Art - Prints October 21, 2017 November 2, 2017 378 336 88.89% EUR 1.2 40,655.00 60,920.00 71,830.00 110,656.25 128,361.25 154.05%
33 #86909 OSENAT Automobilia - Books and Prints October 21, 2017 November 1, 2017 155 0 0.00% EUR 1.2 0.00 0.00 49,160.00 0.00 0.00 0.00%
34 #2028 Forum Auctions THE MOON: Vintage NASA Photographs 1964-1972 (Online only) October 18, 2017 November 1, 2017 150 63 42.00% GBP 1.35 22,700.00 33,800.00 70,400.00 24,725.00 32,637.00 35.12%
35 #1017 Forum Auctions The Edge Hall Library October 12, 2017 November 1, 2017 311 307 98.71% GBP 1.35 260,700.00 372,950.00 377,700.00 703,375.00 928,455.00 186.23%
36 #101017 Henri Godts Books and Prints Auctions Live Auction - Books, Prints October 10, 2017 October 31, 2017 469 313 66.74% EUR 1.2 121,371.00 149,651.00 218,101.00 236,250.00 274,050.00 108.32%
37 #87065 Binoche et Giquello In conjunction with Sotheby's: ROMANTIC LITERARY WORKS, ORIGINAL EDITIONS, R. B.L.'S COLLECTION October 10, 2017 November 2, 2017 261 152 58.24% EUR 1.2 863,350.00 1,240,100.00 1,823,900.00 1,794,957.00 2,082,150.12 98.41%
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Feb 15:</b> Icons & Images: Photographs & Photobooks
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 1:</b> Vintage Posters Featuring Highlights from the Gail Chisholm Collection
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 8:</b> Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 13:</b> 19th & 20th Century Prints & Drawings
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 22:</b> Autographs
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 29:</b> Printed & Manuscript African Americana
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Apr 12:</b> Printed & Manuscript Americana
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Apr 26:</b> Fine Illustrated Books & Graphics
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 3:</b> Graphic Design
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 15:</b> 19th & 20th Century Literature
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Jun 7:</b><br>Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Jun 21:</b> Revolutionary & Presidential Americana from the Collection of William Wheeler III
  • <b>Arader Galleries Auction<br>January 27, 2018</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 27:</b> Snowy Heron, Plate 242. John James Audubon (1785-1851). First Edition Engravings with Original Hand Color. London: Robert Havell, 1827-1838.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 27:</b> Great Blue Heron, Plate 211. John James Audubon (1785-1851). First Edition Engravings with Original Hand Color. London: Robert Havell, 1827-1838.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 27:</b> The Clouded Leopard. Charles Robert Knight (1874-1953). Oil on canvas.
    <b>Arader Galleries Auction<br>January 27, 2018</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 27:</b> A Bouquet of Daffodils and Other Flowers with a Butterfly on the Stem. Pierre-Joseph Redouté (1759-1840). Black Chalk, Watercolor And Gum Arabic On Vellum.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 27:</b> CELLARIUS, Andreas (ca 1596-1665). <i>Harmonia macrocosmica seu atlas universalis et Novus</i>. Amsterdam: Pieter Schenk and Gerald Valk, 1708.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 27:</b> HOMANN, Johann Baptist (1663-1724). <i>Grosser Atlas über die gantze Welt</i>. Nuremburg: J.H.G. Bieling for the heirs of Homann, 1737.
    <b>Arader Galleries Auction<br>January 27, 2018</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 27:</b> LEVAILLANT, Francois (1753-1824). <i>Histoire naturelle des perroquets</i>. Paris: Levrault frères (later Levrault, Schoell & Co.), 1801-1805.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 27:</b> FUCHS, Leonhard (1501-1566). <i>De historia stirpium commentarii insignes. adiectis earundem vivis plusquam quingentis imaginibus</i>… Basel: Michel Isingrin, 1542.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 27:</b> Original Manuscript Map "Plano De Una Parte De La Provincia De La Luisiana..." AN EXCEPTIONALLY FINE AND HISTORICALLY IMPORTANT MAP SHOWING THE ORIGINS OF THE STATE OF TEXAS AT THE TURN OF THE 19TH CENTURY.
    <b>Arader Galleries Auction<br>January 27, 2018</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 27:</b> J. De Cordova's Map of the State of Texas Compiled from the records of the General Land Office of the State by Robert Creuzbaur, Houston. Hand-colored lithograph. New York: J. Atwood, 1850.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 27:</b> Texas. David Burr (1803-1875). Engraved Map with original hand color in full. New York: J. H. Colton & Co., 1834. Second Edition.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 27:</b> Map of Texas with Parts of Adjoining States Compiled by Stephen F. Austin. Engraved Map with original hand color. Philadelphia, 1830. First Edition.
  • <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books and Works on Paper. January 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 25:</b> <i>Verve: Revue Artistique et Littéraire/An Artistic and Literary Quarterly,</i> nos.1-38 in 26 vol [a complete set], numerous colour lithographs by Picasso, Chagall, Matisse & others. £8,000 to £12,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 25:</b> Wesley (John, Church of England clergyman and a founder of Methodism, 1703-91). Autograph Letter signed to Rev. John Bredin, 1782. £8,000 to £12,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 25:</b> Austen (Jane). Brock (Charles Edward). A group of seventeen ink and watercolour drawings for Dent's edition of Jane Austen's <i>Sense and Sensibility,</i> 1908. £6,000 to £8,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books and Works on Paper. January 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 25:</b> Tibullus (Albius) and Gaius Valerius Catullus. <i>Elegiae, sive Carmina,</i> Venice, Andreas de Paltasichis, 1487. £5,000 to £7,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 25:</b> Doves Press. English Bible (The), 5 vol., one of 500 copies, signed and inscribed by Laurence Hodson, Doves Press, 1903. £5,000 to £7,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 25:</b> Africa. Smith (Andrew). <i>Illustrations of the Zoology of South Africa,</i> 5 vol., first edition, original cloth, [1838-50]. £4,000 to £6,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books and Works on Paper. January 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 25:</b> Longitude. <i>An Act for providing a Publick Reward for such Person or Persons as shall Discover the Longitude at Sea,</i> first edition of this highly important act, John Baskett, 1714. £3,000 to £5,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 25:</b> Shirley (James). <i>Six new playes, viz. The Brothers. Sisters. Doubtfull Heir. Imposture. Cardinall. Court secret,</i> first edition, 1653. £3,000 to £4,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 25:</b> Heaney (Seamus). <i>Ugolino,</i> number 77 of 125 copies, Dublin, Dolmen Press, 1979. £3,000 to £4,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books and Works on Paper. January 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 25:</b> Lasinio (Carlo, 1759-1838). <i>[Ritratti Originali de Pittori Esistenti Nella Reale Galleria de Firenze],</i> 99 engravings, circa 1791-96. £1,800 to £2,200
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 25:</b> Japan. Kusakabe Kimbei. Photograph Album, 50 hand-coloured albumen prints, oblong folio, [c.1890-1900]. £1,500 to £2,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 25:</b> Polar. Expedition in search of Sir John Franklin. Arctic Expedition in search of Sir John Franklin, printed flyer, 1852. £1,000 to £1,500
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