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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 #493 Soler Y Llach Antiquarian Books and Manuscripts March 15, 2018 March 16, 2018 964 352 36.51% EUR 1.24 0.00 0.00 0.00 154,880.40 190,502.89
2 #2036 Forum Auctions Online Sale: Collection of Russian photographs, vintage Soviet posters & works by Alexander Rodchen March 15, 2018 March 16, 2018 62 51 82.26% GBP 1.42 15,550.00 23,150.00 35,750.00 14,137.50 19,792.50 39.55%
3 #15726 Christies Noble House and Private Collections - prints March 14, 2018 March 16, 2018 2 2 100.00% GBP 1.42 5,000.00 8,000.00 8,000.00 20,250.00 28,350.00 253.13%
4 #2043 Forum Auctions Online Sale of Antiquarian Books: The properties of two collectors March 14, 2018 March 16, 2018 132 118 89.39% GBP 1.42 20,520.00 29,290.00 33,790.00 33,337.50 46,672.50 98.66%
5 #L18417 Sothebys The Political Cartoon Collection of Jeffrey Archer March 14, 2018 March 16, 2018 225 174 77.33% GBP 1.42 223,800.00 329,700.00 380,300.00 571,318.00 799,845.20 150.23%
6 #89029 Pierre Berge and Associes Photographs March 14, 2018 March 16, 2018 314 103 32.80% EUR 1.24 130,200.00 179,700.00 552,400.00 191,513.00 237,476.12 34.67%
7 #2469 Swann Galleries 19th and 20th Century Prints and Drawings March 13, 2018 March 14, 2018 575 418 72.70% USD 1.0 1,916,200.00 2,923,300.00 4,311,500.00 2,605,863.00 2,605,863.00 60.44%
8 #4519 Forum Auctions in Italy Online Sale: Ancient and Rare Books, including volumes from the private library of Giorgio Petrocchi March 13, 2018 March 14, 2018 90 66 73.33% EUR 1.24 13,060.00 24,900.00 36,500.00 10,168.00 12,506.64 27.86%
9 #141811 Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - Internet bidstart 3/6 March 13, 2018 March 14, 2018 569 561 98.59% USD 1.0 76,778.00 113,027.00 116,502.00 77,250.20 77,250.20 66.31%
10 #3374 Artcurial May '68 in 500 Posters March 13, 2018 March 16, 2018 448 266 59.38% EUR 1.24 93,350.00 186,500.00 348,700.00 149,500.00 185,380.00 42.87%
11 #1811 Bruun Rasmussen Prints March 12, 2018 March 13, 2018 86 77 89.53% EUR 1.24 28,095.00 33,110.00 35,595.00 37,068.75 45,594.66 104.14%
12 #151810 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 2/11 March 11, 2018 March 13, 2018 291 279 95.88% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 69,563.00 69,563.00
13 #161810 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 3/4 March 11, 2018 March 12, 2018 482 473 98.13% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 53,024.28 53,024.28
14 #121810 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 3/4 March 11, 2018 March 13, 2018 883 878 99.43% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 252,368.58 252,368.58
15 #908 Eldreds Antiques and Fine Art - Books and Prints March 10, 2018 March 13, 2018 16 13 81.25% USD 1.0 1,790.00 2,910.00 4,510.00 3,147.25 3,147.25 69.78%
16 #6198 Heritage Auctions The David and Janice Frent Collection of Political & Presidential Americana, Part 2 March 10, 2018 March 12, 2018 432 388 89.81% USD 1.0 64,480.00 96,720.00 107,820.00 115,612.50 115,612.50 107.23%
17 #31018 Michaans Auctions Gallery Auction - Books, Prints, Photographs March 10, 2018 March 13, 2018 53 32 60.38% USD 1.0 34,200.00 54,500.00 68,900.00 39,306.00 39,306.00 57.05%
18 #30918 Dominic Winter Book Auctions Photography: The First 100 Years March 9, 2018 March 10, 2018 492 348 70.73% GBP 1.42 136,100.00 205,520.00 263,910.00 257,088.00 354,781.44 97.42%
19 #30918 Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society Books March 9, 2018 March 16, 2018 428 387 90.42% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 10,496.00 10,496.00
20 #567 Leslie Hindman Auctioneers St. Louis Spring Auction - Prints March 9, 2018 March 10, 2018 18 16 88.89% USD 1.0 11,950.00 18,250.00 18,870.00 26,557.00 26,557.00 140.74%
21 #24535 Bonhams Extraordinary Books and Manuscripts March 9, 2018 March 10, 2018 33 13 39.39% USD 1.0 666,000.00 999,000.00 3,592,000.00 1,328,375.00 1,328,375.00 36.98%
22 #75 Kestenbaum and Company Fine Judaica March 8, 2018 March 10, 2018 355 178 50.14% USD 1.0 643,600.00 897,100.00 1,709,850.00 1,207,187.50 1,207,187.50 70.60%
23 #637 PBA Galleries Fine Literature & Fine Books March 8, 2018 March 10, 2018 360 239 66.39% USD 1.0 78,180.00 122,800.00 175,250.00 89,881.20 89,881.20 51.29%
24 #1176 Robert Siegel Galleries The James P. Myerson Collection of Pioneer Flight Mail 1910-1916 March 8, 2018 March 10, 2018 168 168 100.00% USD 1.0 248,250.00 249,100.00 249,100.00 189,515.00 189,515.00 76.08%
25 #89653 Rossini SALE ART ADVERTISING: POSTERS - ENAMELLED PLATES - LITHOGRAPHED SHEETS - CARDBOARD March 6, 2018 March 14, 2018 163 108 66.26% EUR 1.24 23,930.00 28,580.00 53,310.00 39,377.00 48,827.48 73.86%
26 #639 Leland Little Auctions Important Spring Auction - Prints March 3, 2018 March 10, 2018 38 36 94.74% USD 1.0 29,000.00 57,600.00 60,800.00 100,064.00 100,064.00 164.58%
27 #166 Old World Auctions Antique Maps, Globes, Charts, Atlases & Vintage Graphics - online bidstart 1/24 February 7, 2018 March 12, 2018 783 536 68.45% USD 1.0 297,605.00 367,160.00 562,115.00 252,712.00 252,712.00 44.96%
  • <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>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Jacques-Émile Ruhlmann, wallpaper sample book, circa 1919. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Archive from a late office of the Breuer & Smith architectural team, New York, 1960-70s. $3,500 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> William Morris, <i>The Story of the Glittering Plain or the Land of Living Men,</i> illustrated by Walter Crane, Kelmscott Press, Hammersmith, 1894. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustave Doré, <i>La Sainte Bible selon la Vulgate,</i> Tours, 1866. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustav Klimt & Max Eisler, <i>Eine Nachlese,</i> complete set, Vienna, 1931. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>Eric Allatini & Gerda Wegener, <i>Sur Talons Rouges,</i> with original watercolor by Wegener, Paris, 1929. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>C.P. Cavafy, <i>Fourteen Poems,</i> illustrated & signed by David Hockney, London, 1966. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Jean Midolle, <i>Spécimen des Écritures Modernes...</i>, Strasbourg, 1834-35. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>E.A. Seguy, <i>Floréal: Dessins & Coloris Nouveaux,</i> Paris, 1925. $3,000 to $4,000.
  • <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> BEETHOVEN, LUDWIG VAN. Autograph Manuscript sketch-leaf part of the score of the Scottish Songs, "Sunset" Op. 108 no 2. [Vienna, February 1818]. Inscribed by Alexander Wheelock Thayer. SOLD for $131,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> Violin belonging to Albert Einstein, presented to him by Oscar H. Steger, 1933. SOLD for $516,500
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> EINSTEIN, ALBERT. Autograph Letter Signed ("Papa") to his son Hans Albert, discussing his involvement with the atomic bomb, September 2, 1945. SOLD for $106,250
    <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> HAMILTON, ALEXANDER. Autograph Letter Signed, to Baron von Steuben, with extensive notes of Von Steuben's aide Benjamin Walker, June 12, 1780. SOLD for $16,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> NEWTON, ISAAC. Autograph Manuscript in Latin, being detailed instructions on making the philosopher's stone. 8 pp. 1790s. SOLD for $275,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> 1869 Inauguration Bible of President Ulysses S. Grant. SOLD for $118,750
  • <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> E.H. SHEPARD, Original drawing for A.A. Milne’s The House at Pooh Corner.<br>$40,000-60,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> BERNARD RATZER, Plan of the City of New York in North America, surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767. $80,000-100,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> THOMAS JEFFERSON, Autograph letter signed comparing Logan, Tecumseh, and Little Turtle to the Spartans. Monticello: 15 February 1821. $14,000-18,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN C. FREMONT, Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, in the Year 1842.. Abridged edition, the only one containing the folding map From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $3,000-5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ZANE GREY, Album containing 94 large format photographs of Grey and party at Catalina Island, Arizona, and fishing in the Pacific. From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $5,000-$8,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> WILLIAM COMBE, A History of Madeira ... illustrative of the Costumes, Manners, and Occupations of the Inhabitants. produced by Ackermann in 1821; From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ERIC TAVERNER, Salmon Fishing... One of 275 copies signed by Taverner, published in 1931,From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN WHITEHEAD, Exploration of Mount Kina Balu, North Borneo. Whitehead reached the high point of Kinabalu in 1888. Part of a major group of travel books from the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN LONG, Voyages and Travels of an Indian Interpreter and Trader, describing the Manners and Customs of the North American Indians... The first edition of 1791. $3,000-$5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> SAMUEL BECKETT, Stirrings Still. This, Beckett’s last work of fiction with original lithographs by Le Brocquy, limited to 200 copies signed by the author and the artist. From the Estate of Howard Kaminsky.. $1,500-$2,500
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