• <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 #15059 Christies Stripped Bare: Photographs from the Collection of Thomas Koerfer November 9, 2017 November 9, 2017 73 50 68.49% EUR 1.18 1,746,000.00 2,603,000.00 2,867,000.00 3,782,500.00 4,387,700.00 131.93%
2 #19216 Bloomsbury Auctions Cinema, Entertainment and Music Memorabilia November 9, 2017 November 10, 2017 249 131 52.61% GBP 1.32 51,760.00 70,870.00 108,200.00 71,105.00 93,147.55 65.72%
3 #2029 Forum Auctions Online - Books and Works on Paper November 9, 2017 November 10, 2017 97 78 80.41% GBP 1.32 12,290.00 17,590.00 21,360.00 15,887.50 20,812.73 74.38%
4 #110917 Dominic Winter Book Auctions Aviation, Military, Transport - Photos, Books and Prints November 9, 2017 November 9, 2017 250 227 90.80% GBP 1.32 55,940.00 81,180.00 90,800.00 116,345.20 152,412.24 128.13%
5 #110817 Dominic Winter Book Auctions Printed Books, Maps and Documents November 8, 2017 November 9, 2017 597 546 91.46% GBP 1.32 138,060.00 208,140.00 256,590.00 285,760.35 377,203.85 111.37%
6 #4510 Forum Auctions in Italy Online Sale: Prints & Drawings - 16th-19th Century November 8, 2017 November 10, 2017 126 78 61.90% EUR 1.18 21,820.00 32,930.00 60,080.00 29,375.60 34,075.75 48.89%
7 #85511 Rossini THE UNIVERSE OF THE CIRCUS: MODELS, POSTERS, PROGRAMS. November 7, 2017 November 9, 2017 93 90 96.77% EUR 1.18 2,281.00 3,965.00 4,075.00 5,706.00 6,618.96 140.02%
8 #110717 Dominic Winter Book Auctions Motoring, Cycling, Maritime and Railway History - Books and Prints November 7, 2017 November 9, 2017 304 243 79.93% GBP 1.32 30,370.00 45,910.00 57,420.00 55,740.78 73,577.96 97.08%
9 #141745 Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - Online bidstart 10/31 November 7, 2017 November 9, 2017 810 791 97.65% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 104,530.80 104,530.80
10 #L17416 Sothebys Library of an English Bibliophile November 7, 2017 November 9, 2017 339 272 80.24% GBP 1.32 492,550.00 710,200.00 943,500.00 1,033,987.00 1,364,862.84 109.59%
11 #17bp02 Doyle New York Rare Books, Autographs & Maps November 7, 2017 November 9, 2017 233 192 82.40% USD 1.0 783,300.00 1,234,700.00 1,352,900.00 1,098,350.00 1,098,350.00 81.18%
12 #2461 Swann Galleries Autographs November 7, 2017 November 9, 2017 300 265 88.33% USD 1.0 325,290.00 486,310.00 569,150.00 661,474.00 661,474.00 116.22%
13 #1590 Freemans Modern and Contemporary Art - Prints and Photographs November 7, 2017 November 9, 2017 94 83 88.30% USD 1.0 380,900.00 595,100.00 639,000.00 654,335.00 654,335.00 102.40%
14 #512 Winter Associates Americana - Prints, Ephemera November 6, 2017 November 7, 2017 27 13 48.15% USD 1.0 1,375.00 2,825.00 6,300.00 1,890.00 1,890.00 30.00%
15 #1745a Bruun Rasmussen Prints November 6, 2017 November 9, 2017 89 80 89.89% EUR 1.18 25,740.00 29,285.00 31,980.00 32,821.25 38,072.65 102.63%
16 #151745 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles Auction - bidstart 10/8 November 5, 2017 November 8, 2017 297 286 96.30% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 55,249.40 55,249.40
17 #121745 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 10/29 November 5, 2017 November 6, 2017 674 672 99.70% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 170,547.19 170,547.19
18 #161745 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 10/29 November 5, 2017 November 6, 2017 464 460 99.14% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 45,580.44 45,580.44
19 #575 Leland Little Auctions Single-Owner Auction - The Collection of the late Keith and Caroline Gray November 4, 2017 November 7, 2017 142 112 78.87% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 29,160.00 29,160.00
20 #366 Aspire Auctions Online Sale: Prints - Internet bidstart 10/27 November 4, 2017 November 6, 2017 46 46 100.00% USD 1.0 26,150.00 50,700.00 50,700.00 36,113.30 36,113.30 71.23%
21 #118 Jeschke van vliet Buch und Kunstauktionen GmbH Ichthyology & Natural History - An important german private collection November 3, 2017 November 6, 2017 575 267 46.43% EUR 1.18 182,940.00 182,940.00 382,740.00 218,408.39 253,353.69 57.06%
22 #895 Eldreds Fine and Decorative Arts - Prints November 2, 2017 November 6, 2017 35 27 77.14% USD 1.0 7,330.00 11,850.00 14,900.00 9,455.00 9,455.00 63.46%
23 #3048M Skinner The Beauty of Space: NASA Photographs November 2, 2017 November 4, 2017 446 392 87.89% USD 1.0 252,400.00 374,800.00 445,100.00 489,253.00 489,253.00 109.92%
24 #110217 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art – Antique Engravings & Lithographs – Works on Paper November 2, 2017 November 6, 2017 146 101 69.18% USD 1.0 61,300.00 135,375.00 185,225.00 40,887.00 40,887.00 22.07%
25 #58 Kedem Auction Rare and Important Items October 31, 2017 November 6, 2017 165 123 74.55% USD 1.0 1,191,000.00 1,638,000.00 2,198,000.00 1,333,689.00 1,333,689.00 60.68%
26 #593 Leland Little Auctions The October Holiday Auction October 28, 2017 November 7, 2017 71 71 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 8,150.00 8,150.00
27 #49430 Holabird Kagin Americana October Auction - Dealer Specials: Americana, Ephemera, Stocks and Bonds October 23, 2017 November 9, 2017 416 363 87.26% USD 1.0 32,675.00 61,450.00 72,505.00 18,678.90 18,678.90 25.76%
28 #49429 Holabird Kagin Americana October Auction - Americana: Books, Ephemera October 22, 2017 November 9, 2017 556 364 65.47% USD 1.0 45,580.00 90,215.00 150,065.00 46,059.50 46,059.50 30.69%
29 #49428 Holabird Kagin Americana October Auction - Books, Paper Ephemera, Postal History October 21, 2017 November 7, 2017 267 181 67.79% USD 1.0 17,665.00 36,640.00 62,483.00 12,805.65 12,805.65 20.49%
30 #102117 Case Antiques, Inc. Online Auction - Books, Prints, Currency October 21, 2017 November 7, 2017 137 126 91.97% USD 1.0 108,550.00 135,700.00 143,200.00 145,522.00 145,522.00 101.62%
31 #49427 Holabird Kagin Americana October Auction - Native American Books - Cowboy Ephemera October 20, 2017 November 7, 2017 78 59 75.64% USD 1.0 5,380.00 10,170.00 14,580.00 3,540.20 3,540.20 24.28%
32 #49426 Holabird Kagin Americana October Auction - Mining: Books and Ephemera October 19, 2017 November 7, 2017 442 342 77.38% USD 1.0 46,390.00 90,235.00 115,045.00 37,397.55 37,397.55 32.51%
33 #583 Leland Little Auctions October Gallery Sale - Books, Prints October 7, 2017 November 7, 2017 53 52 98.11% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 6,085.00 6,085.00
34 #73 Marc van de Wiele Auctions Rare Books October 6, 2017 November 8, 2017 1045 678 64.88% EUR 1.18 279,850.00 403,810.00 546,660.00 572,006.25 663,527.25 104.64%
35 #274 Waverly Auctions Books September 14, 2017 November 9, 2017 431 352 81.67% USD 1.0 70,170.00 104,730.00 132,950.00 86,988.00 86,988.00 65.43%
  • <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
  • <b>Announcing a new Books for Sale platform hosted by Biblio!</b>
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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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