• <center><b>William Bunch Auctions<br>October Fine Art and Prints<br>October 29, 2018</b>
    <b>William Bunch Auctions, Oct. 29:</b> Aegidius Sadeler (Flemish, 1570-1629), engraving on laid paper "Madonna and Child in a Landscape", after a drawing by Albrecht Durer. $800 to $1,200
    <b>William Bunch Auctions, Oct. 29:</b> Anders Zorn (Swedish, 1860-1920), drypoint etching on paper "On Hemso Island", 1917, pencil signed. $400 to $600
    <b>William Bunch Auctions, Oct. 29:</b> Joseph Pennell (American, 1860-1926), etching on paper "Setting Up Columns", pencil signed. $200 to $300
    <center><b>William Bunch Auctions<br>October Fine Art and Prints<br>October 29, 2018</b>
    <b>William Bunch Auctions, Oct. 29:</b> William Lee Hankey (British, 1869-1952), drypoint etching on paper "Affection", pencil signed. $200 to $300
    <b>William Bunch Auctions, Oct. 29:</b> William Walcot (English, 1874-1943), drypoint etching on paper "Lower Broadway, New York", 1924, pencil signed. $200 to $300
    <b>William Bunch Auctions, Oct. 29:</b> Auguste Brouet (French, 1872-1941), color etching "La Pirouette", pencil signed, ed 111/250. $400 to $600
    <center><b>William Bunch Auctions<br>October Fine Art and Prints<br>October 29, 2018</b>
    <b>William Bunch Auctions, Oct. 29:</b> Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975), lithograph on paper "The Boy", pencil signed. $2,000 to $3,000
    <b>William Bunch Auctions, Oct. 29:</b> John Stockton de Martelly (American, 1903-1979), lithograph on paper "Looking at the Sunshine", pencil signed, original AAA certificate. $400 to $600
    <b>William Bunch Auctions, Oct. 29:</b> Jacques Hnizdovsky (Ukrainian-American, 1915-1985), woodcut on paper "Moppet", pencil signed and dated 1965, ed 118/250. $400 to $600
  • <center><b> The Library of Pierre Bergé<br>Auction Pierre Bergé & Associés<br>in association with Sotheby’s<br>Paris-Hôtel Drout<br>December 14, 2018<br><br>New York Exhibition<br>Oct. 16 to Oct. 20</b>
    <b>The Library of Pierre Bergé, NY exhibition 10/16 to 10/20:</b> BARTHOLOMEUS ANGLICUS. <i>Le Proprietaire des choses.</i> Lyon, [circa 1484]. 150 000 / 200 000 €
    <b>The Library of Pierre Bergé, NY exhibition 10/16 to 10/20:</b> MONTAIGNE, Michel de. <i>Essais.</i> Bordeaux, 1580. 400 000 / 500 000 €
    <b>The Library of Pierre Bergé, NY exhibition 10/16 to 10/20:</b> PROUST, Marcel. <i>Du côté de chez Swann.</i> Paris, 1914 [1913]. 600 000 / 800 000 €
    <b>The Library of Pierre Bergé, NY exhibition 10/16 to 10/20:</b> MONSTRELET, Enguerrand de. <i>Le Premier [-Tiers] Volume des Cronicques.</i> Paris, circa 1503.<br>300 000 / 400 000 €
  • <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>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 8:</b> Kurt Vonnegut, archive of 12 letters, signed to his family, 6 illustrated, 1930s-40s. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 8:</b> Allen Ginsberg, 11 autograph manuscripts, including 10 drafts of poems & a page of notes, circa 1948. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 8:</b> Joan Miró, illustrated autograph note signed to MoMA Director of Exhibitions & Publications, 1959. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 8:</b> Carl Gustav Jung, typed letter signed to a colleague, 1948. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 8:</b> Gustav Mahler, ALS, arranging a meeting during his historic visit to New York, circa 1908. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 8:</b> Mark Twain, ALS, explaining the target of his new book, 1902. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 8:</b> Charles Dickens, ALS, accepting an invitation in the voice of a <i>Martin Chuzzlewit</i> character, 1843. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 8:</b> Jacob Lawrence, illustrated greeting card signed, 1960. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 8:</b> Robert E. Lee, ALS, to the colonel of the Kanawha Valley volunteers, boosting morale, 1861. $15,000 to $25,000

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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 #n09977 Sothebys Creating a Stage: The Collection of Marsha and Robin Williams - Prints, Photos, Books October 4, 2018 October 5, 2018 82 75 91.46% USD 1.0 300,675.00 427,600.00 480,800.00 702,750.00 702,750.00 146.16%
2 #654 PBA Galleries Fine Literature October 4, 2018 October 5, 2018 514 377 73.35% USD 1.0 158,340.00 254,600.00 404,500.00 149,646.00 149,646.00 37.00%
3 #100318 Dominic Winter Book Auctions Printed Books, Maps and Documents October 3, 2018 October 5, 2018 536 493 91.98% GBP 1.31 104,580.00 156,180.00 179,180.00 232,794.00 302,632.20 129.92%
4 #n09918 Sothebys Contemporary Photographs October 3, 2018 October 4, 2018 78 39 50.00% USD 1.0 745,000.00 1,101,000.00 1,880,000.00 1,252,750.00 1,252,750.00 66.64%
5 #n09919 Sothebys Photographs October 3, 2018 October 4, 2018 130 78 60.00% USD 1.0 1,649,000.00 2,543,000.00 3,733,500.00 2,764,875.00 2,764,875.00 74.06%
6 #100318 Tooveys Prints and Maps October 3, 2018 October 4, 2018 187 146 78.07% GBP 1.31 12,290.00 19,920.00 24,770.00 31,667.82 41,168.35 127.85%
7 #4525 Forum Auctions in Italy Antiquarian Books including a Collection of Agriculture and Equestrian Books October 3, 2018 October 5, 2018 253 186 73.52% EUR 1.15 29,660.00 58,870.00 73,810.00 79,074.80 90,936.02 107.13%
8 #584 Leslie Hindman Auctioneers Fine Prints October 2, 2018 October 4, 2018 320 258 80.63% USD 1.0 788,750.00 1,285,150.00 1,477,650.00 1,173,708.00 1,173,708.00 79.43%
9 #539 Lyon and Turnbull Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps and Photographs October 2, 2018 October 4, 2018 419 329 78.52% GBP 1.31 134,540.00 197,460.00 251,810.00 196,029.00 254,837.70 77.85%
10 #141840 Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 9/25 October 2, 2018 October 3, 2018 677 651 96.16% USD 1.0 94,462.00 138,638.00 141,853.00 82,393.80 82,393.80 58.08%
11 #13457 Dorotheum Prints Before 1900 October 2, 2018 October 3, 2018 88 74 84.09% EUR 1.15 183,020.00 248,500.00 285,150.00 284,417.00 329,923.72 99.74%
12 #256717 PIASA Tribute to Joy Henderiks and his commitment to Restos du Coeur - Prints October 2, 2018 October 4, 2018 33 25 75.76% EUR 1.15 8,410.00 11,240.00 15,240.00 20,437.00 23,706.92 134.10%
13 #24613 Bonhams Photographs October 2, 2018 October 3, 2018 138 76 55.07% USD 1.0 486,500.00 712,500.00 1,604,000.00 671,250.00 671,250.00 41.85%
14 #100218 Tooveys Antiquarian and Collectors Books October 2, 2018 October 4, 2018 204 196 96.08% GBP 1.31 21,660.00 32,630.00 33,400.00 90,997.05 118,296.47 272.45%
15 #1840 Bruun Rasmussen Prints October 1, 2018 October 3, 2018 59 46 77.97% EUR 1.15 21,625.00 22,730.00 32,555.00 24,095.00 27,950.20 74.01%
16 #121839 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 9/23 September 30, 2018 October 2, 2018 843 843 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 349,421.20 349,421.20
17 #161839 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 9/23 September 30, 2018 October 2, 2018 445 429 96.40% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 47,648.00 47,648.00
18 #151839 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 9/2 September 30, 2018 October 2, 2018 228 218 95.61% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 71,918.60 71,918.60
19 #141891 Heritage Auctions The Feeling Good Collection, Part I Currency Auction Monthly Auction - Internet bidstart 9/1 September 30, 2018 October 2, 2018 284 276 97.18% USD 1.0 49,385.00 71,060.00 77,010.00 55,181.40 55,181.40 71.65%
20 #113 Potomack Company September 2018 Live Auction September 29, 2018 October 2, 2018 23 15 65.22% USD 1.0 12,550.00 19,100.00 29,700.00 14,500.00 14,500.00 48.82%
21 #64 Potter and Potter Auctions Coin-Op and Advertising - Posters and Lithographs September 29, 2018 October 2, 2018 176 149 84.66% USD 1.0 29,990.00 49,000.00 62,175.00 40,290.00 40,290.00 64.80%
22 #92918 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper September 29, 2018 October 2, 2018 169 157 92.90% USD 1.0 56,630.00 104,950.00 110,250.00 37,653.00 37,653.00 34.15%
23 #92918 Arader Galleries Arader Galleries' Fall 2018 Auction September 29, 2018 October 2, 2018 187 134 71.66% USD 1.0 3,597,700.00 5,049,400.00 5,783,700.00 4,240,625.00 4,240,625.00 73.32%
24 #12224 Stair Auctioneers and Appraisers The Poster Sale September 28, 2018 October 2, 2018 176 162 92.05% USD 1.0 61,590.00 98,380.00 108,780.00 64,239.10 64,239.10 59.05%
25 #A186c Koller Auctions Old Master Prints September 28, 2018 October 2, 2018 76 70 92.11% CHF 1.01 94,700.00 131,500.00 136,200.00 284,617.00 290,309.34 208.97%
26 #427b Il Ponte Interior Decoration - Prints, Photographs, Books September 28, 2018 October 3, 2018 313 265 84.66% EUR 1.15 33,540.00 40,030.00 49,040.00 47,750.00 55,390.00 97.37%
27 #1034 Forum Auctions Fine Books and Works on Paper September 27, 2018 October 2, 2018 363 261 71.90% GBP 1.31 239,000.00 340,050.00 493,900.00 501,537.50 651,998.75 101.55%
28 #1612 Freemans Books, Maps and Manuscripts September 27, 2018 October 2, 2018 479 387 80.79% USD 1.0 206,840.00 328,540.00 409,120.00 342,844.00 342,844.00 83.80%
29 #25903 ALDE Antiquarian Books from the 15th to the 19th Century September 27, 2018 October 2, 2018 441 280 63.49% EUR 1.15 223,570.00 292,780.00 408,780.00 473,825.00 549,637.00 115.91%
30 #1033 Forum Auctions Editions and Works on Paper September 26, 2018 October 2, 2018 317 199 62.78% GBP 1.31 425,900.00 604,850.00 852,650.00 609,575.00 792,447.50 71.49%
31 #A186b Koller Auctions Autographs September 24, 2018 October 2, 2018 69 42 60.87% CHF 1.01 68,090.00 99,600.00 125,500.00 188,657.00 192,430.14 150.32%
32 #A186a Koller Auctions Books September 24, 2018 October 2, 2018 347 251 72.33% CHF 1.01 359,260.00 538,900.00 712,580.00 583,532.00 595,202.64 81.89%
33 #169 Old World Auctions Antique Maps, Globes, Charts, Atlases & Vintage Graphics - online bidstart 8/29 September 12, 2018 October 2, 2018 823 674 81.90% USD 1.0 269,860.00 332,965.00 465,055.00 231,877.95 231,877.95 49.86%
  • <b>Bonhams: Sale Results from <i>Exploration and Travel, Featuring Americana, Part I.</i> September 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25 results:</b> Shackleton, Ernest. <i>Aurora Australis.</i> Printed at the sign of 'The Penguins'; East Antarctica, 1908. Sold for $97,500
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25 results:</b> Shackleton, Ernest. <i>South Polar Times.</i> 1st edition, limited issue. from the library of Michael Barne. Sold for $25,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25 results:</b> General Washington's <i>Proceedings of a General Court Martial... of Major General Lee.</i> Philiadelphia, 1778. 100 copies printed for Congress. BOUND WITH: ...Court Martial... of St Clair and ...Schuyler. Sold for $87,50
    <b>Bonhams: Sale Results from <i>Exploration and Travel, Featuring Americana, Part I.</i> September 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25 results:</b> <i>The Voice of the People.</i> Boston, 1754. Rare pamphlet on the Excise Tax. Nathaniel Sparhawk's copy. Sold for $8,750
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25 results:</b> Autograph Letter Signed ("S.L. Clemens"), offering extensive hard-earned advice on writing, 5 pp, 1881. Sold for $37,500
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25 results:</b> Lewis, Meriwether. Contemporary manuscript true copy of his final power of attorney, 1809. Sold for $7,500
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25 results:</b> <i>A New Method of Macarony Making, as Practiced at Boston in North America.</i> Mezzotint. London, 1774. Sold for $6,875
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25 results:</b> <i>Scientific Base Ball Pitching: A Treatise on the Pitcher, Pitching, Origin and Philosophy of the Curve.</i> Chicago, 1897. Sold for $3,750
  • <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers: The Adventure & Exploration Library of Steve Fossett. October 31, 2018</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman, Oct 31:</b> SHACKLETON, Ernest Henry, Sir. <i>Aurora Australis. Printed at the Winter Quarters of the British Antarctic Expedition, 1907, During the Winter Months of April, May, June, July, 1908.</i> $60,000 to $80,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, Oct 31:</b> HUMBOLDT, Alexander von, and Aime J. A. BONPLAND. <i>Vues des Cordillères, et monumens des peuples indigènes de l'Amérique.</i> Paris, 1810. $30,000 to $40,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, Oct 31:</b> COOK, James, Captain. [Collected Voyages]. London: Strahan and Cadell, 1773, 1777, 1784. First editions of the second and third voyages. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers: The Adventure & Exploration Library of Steve Fossett. October 31, 2018</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman, Oct 31:</b> DARWIN, Charles. <i>A Narrative of the Surveying Voyages of His Majesty's Ships Adventure and Beagle, between the years 1826 and 1836.</i> $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, Oct 31:</b> SPILBERGEN, Joris van (1568-1620). <i>Speculum orientalis occidentalisque Indiae navigationum.</i> Leiden: Nicolaus van Geelkercken, 1619. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, Oct 31:</b> DRAKE, Francis, Sir. <i>Sir Francis Drake Revived. Who is or may be a Pattern to stirre up all Heroicke and active Spirits of these Times…</i> London, 1653 [i.e. 1652]. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers: The Adventure & Exploration Library of Steve Fossett. October 31, 2018</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman, Oct 31:</b> SHACKLETON, Ernest Henry, Sir, Louis C. BERNACCHI, and Apsley George Benet CHERRY-GARRARD, editors. The South Polar Times. London, 1907-1914. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, Oct 31:</b> ANSON, George. <i>A Voyage round the World, In the Years 1740...</i> 1744. London: John and Paul Knapton for the author, 1748. $8,000 to $12,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, Oct 31:</b> HERRERA Y TORDESILLAS, Antonio de. <i>Description des Indes Occidentales, Qu'on appelle aujourdhuy Le Nouveau Monde...</i> Amsterdam: Michel Colin, 1622. $8,000 to $12,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers: The Adventure & Exploration Library of Steve Fossett. October 31, 2018</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman, Oct 31:</b> NOORT, Olivier van. <i>Description du Penible Voyage fait entour de l'univers ou globe terrestre...</i> Amsterdam: Cornille Nicolas, 1610. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, Oct 31:</b> LEO AFRICANUS, Johannes. <i>A Geographical Historie of Africa, Written in Arabicke and Italian.</i> London: George Bishop, 1600. $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, Oct 31:</b> SCHOUTEN, Willem Corneliszoon. <i>Journal ou Description du Merveilleux Voyage de Guillaume Schouten, Hollandois natif de Hoorn, fait es années 1615, 1616, & 1617.</i> 1619. $4,000 to $6,000
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