• <b>ALDE - Modern Illustrated Books - Original Drawings. 22 November 2017</b>
    <b>ALDE, Nov. 22:</b> DEGAS (Edgar). Danseuses au repos. Charcoal drawing. 30,000€ to 40,000€
    <b>ALDE, Nov. 22:</b> ERNST (Max). Une Semaine de bonté ou Les Sept éléments capitaux. Deuxième cahier. L'Eau. 1934. With an original collage signed by Max Ernst. 15,000€ to 20,000€
    <b>ALDE, Nov. 22:</b> BALZAC (Honoré de). Le Chef-d’œuvre inconnu. 1931. Illustrated edition by Pablo Picasso of 12 original etchings. 20,000€ to 30,000€
    <b>ALDE, Nov. 22:</b> GIACOMETTI (Alberto). Paris sans fin. 1969. Last illustrated book of Giacometti. 15,000€ to 20,000€
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:<br>Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>John Norman, <i>The American Pilot</i>, complete copy with 11 folding charts, Boston, 1810. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>John Smith, <i>New England</i>, London, 1616. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>Plancius Petrus, <i>Orbis Terrarum Typus de Integro Multis in Locis Emendatus</i>, Amsterdam, 1594. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:<br>Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>Martin Waldseemüller, <i>Tabula Terre Nove</i>, woodcut, Strasbourg, 1513. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>Forlani & Zaltieri, <i>Il Disegno del Discoperto della Noua Franza</i>, Venice, 1566. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>Richard Hakluyt, <i>Novus Orbis</i>, first appearance of "Virginia" on a printed map, Paris, 1587. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:<br>Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>Pieter van den Keere, <i>Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica</i>, Amsterdam, 1608. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>Abraham Ortelius, <i>Theatrum Orbis Terrarum</i>, Antwerp, 1584. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>George B. Goode & Samuel A. Kilbourne, <i>Game Fishes of the United States</i>, New York, 1879. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:<br>Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>William Faden, <i>The Province of New Jersey</i>, London, 1777. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>James Gillray, <i>The Plumb-Pudding in Danger</i>, hand-colored etching, London, 1805. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>Pierre Belon, <i>L'Histoire de la Nature des Oyseaux</i>, with woodcut illustrations, Paris, 1555. $8,000 to $12,000.
  • <b>Christie’s Paris, Nov. 28:</b> Seba, Albertus. <i>Locupletissimi rerum naturalium thesauri.</i> Amsterdam: J. Wetsten, 1734[-1769]. €350,000–550,000
    <b>Christie’s Paris, Nov. 28:</b> Janssonius, Joannes. <i>Novus Atlas Absolutissimus</i>. Amsterdam: J Jansson, 1658 [after 1664]. €250,000–450,000
    <b>Christie’s Paris, Nov. 28:</b> Goya, Francisco de. <i>[La Tauromaquia.] Treinta y tres estampas, que representan diferentes suertes y actitudes del arte de lidiar los Toros</i>. Madrid: [Rafael Esteve, 1816]. €150,000–250,000
    <b>Christie’s Online, Nov. 29 – Dec. 06:</b> Einstein, Albert. <i>On residual rays – and guilt about an old girlfriend</i>. Prague, 26 December 1911. US$10,000–15,000
    <b>Christie’s Online, Nov. 29 – Dec. 06:</b> Einstein, Albert. <i>‘What is logically simple is so difficult mathematically'</i>. Princeton, 16 August 1949. US$20,000–30,000
    <b>Christie’s New York, Dec. 5:</b> Yorktown Campaign manuscript map. ‘No 1 Carte générale de l’Isle de New York et des Environs...No 2. Reconnoissance Geometrique…’ n.p., c. 1781–1782. US$150,000–200,000
    <b>Christie’s New York, Dec. 5:</b> Le Hay, Jacques and Ferriol, Charles de (1637–1722). <i>Recueil de cent estampes représentant differentes nations du Levant</i>. Paris: Le Hay and Duchange, 1714. US$30,000–40,000
    <b>Christie’s New York, Dec. 7:</b> Cresswell, Samuel Gurney. <i>A Series of Eight Sketches … of the Voyage of the H.M.S. Investigator during the Discovery of the North-west Passage</i>. London: 1854. US$30,000–40,000.
    <b>Christie’s New York, Dec. 7:</b> Veer, Gerrit de. <i>Diarium nauticum seu vera descriptio trium navigationum admirandarum</i>. Amsterdam: Cornelius [Claesz], 1598. US$25,000–35,000

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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 1.18 157,650.00 157,650.00 241,900.00 267,227.00 312,655.59 110.47%
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 1.32 866,200.00 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 1.32 340.00 530.00 630.00 591.00 774.21 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 1.32 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 1.18 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 1.32 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 1.32 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 1.18 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 1.18 183,400.00 240,950.00 407,200.00 349,587.50 405,521.50 85.85%
18 #12764 Dorotheum Imperial Court Memorabilia and Historical Objects October 30, 2017 November 2, 2017 50 47 94.00% EUR 1.18 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 1.32 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 1.18 290,500.00 423,000.00 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 1.18 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 1.18 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 1.18 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 1.32 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 1.32 260,700.00 372,950.00 377,700.00 703,375.00 928,455.00 186.23%
36 #101017 Henri Godts Books and Prints Auctions Live Auction - Books, Prints October 10, 2017 October 31, 2017 469 313 66.74% EUR 1.18 121,371.00 149,651.00 218,101.00 236,250.00 274,050.00 108.32%
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 1.18 863,350.00 1,240,100.00 1,823,900.00 1,794,957.00 2,082,150.12 98.41%
  • <b>Bonhams: History of Science and Technology. Wednesday, December 6, 2017. New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 95. Turing. <i>Systems of Logic Based on Ordinals</i>. Offprint. London, 1939. Robin Gandy's Copy. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 98. Zernike, Fritz. The 1953 Nobel Prize for Physics: The Invention of the Phase-Contrast Microscope. $100,000 to $150,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 111. Apple 1 Computer, operational, with exceptional provenance. $400,000 to $600,000
    <b>Bonhams: Voices of the 20th Century. Wednesday, December 6, 2017. New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 1074. Bruce, Lenny. An unreleased 16 mm film by "Count" Lewis DePasquale featuring Lenny Bruce. $7,000 to $10,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 1254. Hirohito. Manuscript in Japanese, "The Emperor's Monologue," transcribed by Terasaki Hidenari. $100,000 to $150,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 1095. Goldman. Emma. Large archive of correspondence, much of it to Warren Starr Van Valkenburgh. $70,000 to $100,000
    <b>Bonhams: History of Science and Technology. Wednesday, December 6, 2017. New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 109. Wozniak and Jobs. The First Digital "Blue Box", Berkeley, 1972. $30,000 to $50,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 46. Newton, Isaac. <i>Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica</i>. 1st issue. London, 1687. $300,000 to $500,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 49. Newton. Autograph Manuscript in English, a portion of a draft of Newton's study on revelation. $15,000 to $20,000
    <b>Bonhams: Voices of the 20th Century. Wednesday, December 6, 2017. New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 1027. Fitzgerald, F. Scott. The Great Gatsby. 1st edition, 1st issue. Scribners, 1925. $40,000 to $60,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 1042. Hemingway., Ernest. For Whom the Bell Tolls. Presentation copy, one of 15 copies. Scribners, 1940. $25,000 to $35,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 1215. A 48-star American Flag, flown from LCT-703, sunk on Omaha Beach, December 1944. $15,000 to $20,000
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  • <b>19th Century Shop’s Catalog 170 Great Books and Photos. Please inquire for a copy!</b>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Walt Whitman. Poetical manuscript from <i>Leaves of Grass</i> (1865)
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> (Daniel Boone.) Filson. <i>The Discovery ... of Kentucke</i> (1784)
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Edgar A. Poe. <i>Tales</i> (1845) original cloth
    <b>19th Century Shop’s Catalog 170 Great Books and Photos. Please inquire for a copy!</b>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Emerson. Autograph letter signed on his philosophy of poetry (1841)
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Fitzgerald. <i>This Side of Paradise</i> (1920) presentation copy
  • <b>Ketterer Kunst Hamburg: Rare Books Auction on November 20th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br><i>Biblia latina</i>, Nuremberg 1475. <br>Est: €18,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>Latin and French Book of Hours, Paris around 1490. Est: €60,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>P. J. Redouté, <i>Les Roses</i>, Paris 1828-29. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Kunst Hamburg: Rare Books Auction on November 20th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>G. W. Knorr, <i>Deliciae Naturae Selectae</i>, Doordrecht 1771. Est: €10,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>J. J. Spalowsky, <i>Beytrag zur Naturgeschichte der Vögel</i>, Vienna 1790-92. Est: €20,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>H. A. Châtelain, <i>Atlas historique</i>, Amsterdam 1718-20. Est: €20,000
    <b>Ketterer Kunst Hamburg: Rare Books Auction on November 20th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>K. Rasmussen, Thule-expedition, around 1925-33. Est: €28,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>E. Cerillo, <i>Dipinti murali di Pompei</i>, Napels 1886. Est: €3,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>W. Shakespeare, <i>The plays</i>, London 1807. Est: €1,500
    <b>Ketterer Kunst Hamburg: Rare Books Auction on November 20th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>G. Klimt, <i>Das Werk</i>, Vienna 1914. Est: €15,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br><i>International Exhibition of Modern Art</i>, New York 1926. Est: €3,500
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br><i>Arp – Delaunay – Magnelli – Taeuber-Arp</i>, Paris 1950. Est: €1,500
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