• <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. May 30, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions May 30:</b> Bouchette (Lt.-Col.Joseph, Canadian Surveyor-General of British North America). A Plan of the Province of Upper Canada, manuscript map, [c.1790-1795]. £20,000 to £30,000
    <b>Forum Auctions May 30:</b> Browne (W.H.). Ten Coloured Views taken during the Arctic Expedition of Her Majesty's Ships "Enterprise" and "Investigator", first edition, presentation copy, 1850. £4,000 to £6,000
    <b>Forum Auctions May 30:</b> Lovelace (Ada).- Lacroix (Silvestre Francois). <i>An Elementary Treatise on the Differential and Integral Calculus,</i> first edition in English, Lovelace's copy, Cambridge, 1816. £3,000 to £4,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. May 30, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions May 30:</b> Rackham (Arthur). <i>Grimm's Fairy Tales,</i> one of 750 copies signed by the artist, 1909. One of several signed limited editions by Rackham in the sale. £1,000 to £1,500
    <b>Forum Auctions May 30:</b> Schedel (Hartmann). <i>Liber chronicarum [German] Das Buch der Croniken und Geschichten,</i> Augsburg, Johann Schonsperger, 1500. £10,000 to £15,000
    <b>Forum Auctions May 30:</b> Gandhi, Mohandas.- Eichenberg (Fritz, German-American illustrator). Autograph inscription by Ghandi with celebrated bust-length wood-engraved portrait by Eichenberg, c.1942. £10,000 to £15,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. May 30, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions May 30:</b> Shakespeare (William). <i>A Collection of Poems,</i> 2 vol. in 1, for Bernard Lintott, [1710-11]. £8,000 to £12,000
    <b>Forum Auctions May 30:</b> Churchill (SirWinston Spencer). Midland Conservative Club. Presidential Address Delivered by Winston Spencer Churchill, Esq., June 1st, 1899, first edition, [1899]. £10,000 to £15,000
    <b>Forum Auctions May 30:</b> [Walpole (Horace)]. <i>The Castle of Otranto, a Story,</i> first Dublin edition, Dublin, 1765. £800 to £1,200
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. May 30, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions May 30:</b> Dickens (Charles). Sketches by "Boz," Illustrative of Every-day Life, and Every-day People, [First Series] - Second Series, together 3 vol., first editions, first issues , 1836-7. £10,000 to £15,000
    <b>Forum Auctions May 30:</b> Wilde (Oscar). [Works], 14 vol., first collected edition, one of 80 sets on Japanese vellum, Methuen & Co., 1908. £8,000 to £12,000
    <b>Forum Auctions May 30:</b> Rowling (J.K.). <i>Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone,</i> first edition, first printing, 1997. £20,000 to £30,000
  • <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Darwin, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> Presentation Copy. Very Fine. $200,000 to $300,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Darwin, Charles. Autograph Letter Signed, 3 pp, negotiating the 2nd American edition with Appleton $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Hemingway, Ernest. Autograph Letter Signed, 8 pp, Paris, 1924, to his father discussing Bullfighting, Stories, and his new baby. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Corialanus.</i> London, 1623. 1st printing [Extracted from the First Folio]. $40,000 to $60,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Swift, Jonathan. <i>Gulliver's Travels.</i> London, 1726. 1st edition, Teerink's A edition, fine, large copy. $15,000 to $25,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Neill, John R. Pen-and-ink drawing from Oz, "He raised his gun, took aim and fired," $6,000 to $8,000
    <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>June 13 - New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Sonnets.</i> 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner, bound by Trautz-Bauzonnet. $8,000 to $12,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Thompson, Kay. <i>Eloise at Christmastime.</i> New York: Random House, [1958]. First edition. In custom binding by Asprey. $3,000 to $5,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. $2,000 to $3,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. $7,000 to $9,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Taylor, Deems. <i>Walt Disney’s Fantasia.</i> New York: 1940. In custom binding by Asprey. $3,000 to $5,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Du coté de chez Swann.</i> 1st edition, 1st issue. Inscribed by Proust. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Rackham, Arthur. <i>Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens.</i> 1/500 copies signed by Rackham. $1,500 to $2,500
  • <center><b>Chiswick Auctions</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> Rumphius (Georgius Everhardus). <i>D’Ambionsche Rariteitkamer,</i> FIRST EDITION, 61 handcoloured engraved plates, 1705. £10,000 to £15,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> Collodi (Carlo) Le avventure di Pinocchio. <i>Storia di un burattino,</i> FIRST EDITION, frontispiece and 61 illustrations by Enrico Mazzanti, 1883. £8,000 to £12,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> De Bry (T, J T & J I). <i>[Great Voyages, part IV] Americae sive Insignis & Admiranda Historia de Reperta primum Occidentali India,</i> FIRST EDITION, 23 engraved plates, 1594. £4,000 to £6,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> Wine & Beer.-Kellermaysterey. <i>Gründtlicher bericht wie man alle wein Teütscher und Welscher landen vor allen zufallen bewaren...,</i> 16 leaves of manuscript notes, 1548. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> Table Globe'- Doppelmayr (J G) & Puschner (J G, engraver). An 8-inch German terrestrial table Globe, diameter c.200 mm, height c.300 mm, 1730. £6,000 to £8,000
    <center><b>Chiswick Auctions</b
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> An album with 107 original watercolours featuring landscapes and views of various places in England, Scotland and Ireland, late 1840s. £600 to £800
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> Hemingway (Ernest). Black and white, landscape photograph of man on horseback, signed and inscribed by Hemingway. £1,000 to £1,500
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> Unrecorded autograph letter by Charles William Stewart to his father the Marquess of Londonerry, describing the ceremony of the presentation to Consul Bonaparte in January 1803. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> Davis (William Heath). <i>Seventy-five Years in California,</i> Author's Section of the Argonaut Edition, no. 142 [of 250 copies] signed by the editor and publisher on limitation leaf. £1,500 to £2,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> Prussian Royal Family. Six signed photographs of members of Prussian Royal Family, in a contemporary folding triptych, ebonised wood display case. £1,500 to £2,000
  • <b>Christie’s London June 5:</b> <i>Le Neptune François, ou Atlas Nouveau des Cartes Marines. Levées et Gravées par ordre exprès du Roy...</i> Paris: Hubert Jaillot, 1693 [but Amsterdam: Pieter Mortier, 1693-1700].
    <b>Christie’s London June 5:</b> BLAEU, Willem Janszoon. <i>Le Flambeau de la Navigation monstrant la description & delineation de toutes les Costes & Havres…</i> Amsterdam: Jan Jansson, 1620.
    <b>Christie’s London June 5:</b> [WALDSEEMÜLLER, Martin.] <i>Orbis Typus Universalis Iuxta Hydrographorum Traditionem.</i> [Strasbourg: 1513].
    <b>Christie’s London June 5:</b> KEULEN, Johannes van. <i>De Groote Nieuwe Vermeerderde Zee-Atlas ofte Water-Werelt.</i> Amsterdam: Johannes van Keulen, 1688.
    <b>Christie’s London June 5:</b> DONCKER, Hendrick. <i>De Zee-Atlas of Water-Waerelt.</i> Amsterdam: Hendrick Doncker, 1666.
    <b>Christie’s London June 5:</b> GARNIER, Francis and Ernest DOUDART DE LAGRÉE. <i>Voyage d'exploration en Indo-Chine effectué pendant les années 1866, 1867 et 1868 par une Commission Française.</i> Paris: Hachette, 1873 [-1875].

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1 #141921 Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 5/14 May 21, 2019 May 22, 2019 639 628 98.28% USD 1.0 96,386.00 138,464.00 140,839.00 97,794.40 97,794.40 69.44%
2 #281921 Heritage Auctions Weekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 5/14 May 21, 2019 May 22, 2019 168 167 99.40% USD 1.0 22,820.00 31,510.00 31,860.00 28,502.60 28,502.60 89.46%
3 #58586 Holabird Kagin Americana Spring Americana Auction - Session 5: Bargains and Dealer Specials May 20, 2019 May 23, 2019 817 612 74.91% USD 1.0 41,545.00 87,290.00 113,285.00 29,911.48 29,911.48 26.40%
4 #58585 Holabird Kagin Americana Spring Americana Auction - Session 4: Sports, Art, Native Americana, and More May 19, 2019 May 23, 2019 366 172 46.99% USD 1.0 30,095.00 53,280.00 207,235.00 28,052.36 28,052.36 13.54%
5 #151920 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 4/21 May 19, 2019 May 20, 2019 229 229 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 62,258.60 62,258.60
6 #121920 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 5/12 May 19, 2019 May 20, 2019 881 838 95.12% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 367,510.60 367,510.60
7 #161920 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 5/12 May 19, 2019 May 20, 2019 504 482 95.63% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 46,180.00 46,180.00
8 #58584 Holabird Kagin Americana Spring Americana Auction - Session 3: Air, Auto, Railroad, Express, May 18, 2019 May 23, 2019 593 472 79.60% USD 1.0 85,450.00 174,315.00 215,575.00 62,930.15 62,930.15 29.19%
9 #51819 Potter and Potter Auctions Spring Magic Auction - Books, Posters, Prints, Letters, Photos - Online May 18, 2019 May 23, 2019 140 131 93.57% USD 1.0 33,040.00 53,175.00 57,025.00 49,770.00 49,770.00 87.28%
10 #51819 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper May 18, 2019 May 20, 2019 166 157 94.58% USD 1.0 42,625.00 82,925.00 86,125.00 23,589.50 23,589.50 27.39%
11 #58583 Holabird Kagin Americana Spring Americana Auction - Session 2: Mining Part II May 17, 2019 May 23, 2019 825 605 73.33% USD 1.0 133,150.00 265,040.00 337,960.00 99,433.00 99,433.00 29.42%
12 #51719 Brunk Auctions Premier Auction May 17, 2019 May 22, 2019 50 45 90.00% USD 1.0 50,300.00 79,800.00 84,900.00 132,757.00 132,757.00 156.37%
13 #2509 Swann Galleries Contemporary Art May 16, 2019 May 17, 2019 331 266 80.36% USD 1.0 1,010,800.00 1,534,200.00 1,935,900.00 1,399,657.00 1,399,657.00 72.30%
14 #51619 Chiswick Auctions Photographica May 16, 2019 May 22, 2019 129 97 75.19% GBP 1.27 49,440.00 74,800.00 121,780.00 72,006.25 91,448.04 59.13%
15 #60649 Ader Girls, Lorettes and Courtesans, Bals Public: Library J.-PF May 16, 2019 May 22, 2019 271 219 80.81% EUR 1.12 101,280.00 136,650.00 191,820.00 236,928.00 265,359.36 123.52%
16 #60815 De Baecque and Associes Prints May 16, 2019 May 17, 2019 102 75 73.53% EUR 1.12 8,430.00 11,760.00 19,180.00 22,943.75 25,697.00 119.62%
17 #58582 Holabird Kagin Americana Spring Americana Auction - Session 1: General Americana, Numismatics, Mining May 16, 2019 May 23, 2019 692 392 56.65% USD 1.0 85,025.00 153,095.00 273,045.00 78,583.43 78,583.43 28.78%
18 #2102 Forum Auctions Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper May 16, 2019 May 17, 2019 179 152 84.92% GBP 1.27 32,700.00 46,500.00 54,170.00 41,157.25 52,681.28 75.98%
19 #7209 Heritage Auctions Comics May 16, 2019 May 20, 2019 1414 1406 99.43% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 15,201,836.00 15,201,836.00
20 #L19780 Sothebys Photographs May 16, 2019 May 17, 2019 119 72 60.50% GBP 1.27 720,400.00 1,062,600.00 1,958,600.00 966,875.00 1,237,600.00 49.37%
21 #618 Eldreds May Evening Sale - Prints May 16, 2019 May 17, 2019 38 20 52.63% USD 1.0 5,600.00 9,330.00 15,750.00 5,745.00 5,745.00 36.48%
22 #556 RR Auction John Brennan Music Collection May 16, 2019 May 17, 2019 422 284 67.30% USD 1.0 167,300.00 261,900.00 351,800.00 248,918.75 248,918.75 70.76%
23 #50013 Heritage Auctions Spring Sports Memorabilia Catalogue May 16, 2019 May 20, 2019 1851 1730 93.46% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 3,419,361.40 3,419,361.40
24 #51619 Dominic Winter Book Auctions Militaria, Aviation, Maritime and Railway History - Printed Material, Manuscripts May 16, 2019 May 17, 2019 138 120 86.96% GBP 1.27 35,240.00 52,290.00 61,040.00 89,106.00 114,055.68 145.98%
25 #673 PBA Galleries Rare Golf Books, Clubs & Memorabilia May 16, 2019 May 17, 2019 472 279 59.11% USD 1.0 149,030.00 235,500.00 496,900.00 155,652.00 155,652.00 31.32%
26 #3245T Skinner Fine Books and Manuscripts - Online - Bidstart 5/8 May 16, 2019 May 17, 2019 293 243 82.94% USD 1.0 330,780.00 503,580.00 574,855.00 478,839.00 478,839.00 83.30%
27 #51619 Brunk Auctions Emporium Auction - Prints, Books May 16, 2019 May 22, 2019 26 20 76.92% USD 1.0 2,900.00 5,625.00 7,425.00 4,791.00 4,791.00 64.53%
28 #191920 Heritage Auctions Monthly Photographs Online - bidstart 4/24 May 15, 2019 May 17, 2019 96 63 65.63% USD 1.0 49,100.00 77,750.00 128,700.00 52,395.50 52,395.50 40.71%
29 #57114 Dorotheum Photography May 15, 2019 May 17, 2019 182 99 54.40% EUR 1.12 150,680.00 207,700.00 336,310.00 286,699.00 321,102.88 85.25%
30 #57150 Dorotheum Printmaking and Multiples May 15, 2019 May 17, 2019 256 190 74.22% EUR 1.12 0.00 0.00 0.00 408,749.00 457,798.88
31 #51519 Purcell Auctioneers Antiques and Collectables -Books and Prints, Advertising Signs May 15, 2019 May 23, 2019 75 51 68.00% EUR 1.12 2,690.00 4,490.00 7,365.00 3,408.00 3,816.97 46.27%
32 #66 Kedem Auction Rare and Important Items May 15, 2019 May 23, 2019 168 136 80.95% USD 1.0 1,550,000.00 2,360,000.00 3,162,000.00 1,846,968.00 1,846,968.00 58.41%
33 #51519 Dominic Winter Book Auctions Printed Books, Maps and Documents May 15, 2019 May 17, 2019 565 509 90.09% GBP 1.27 133,730.00 200,250.00 266,120.00 319,008.00 408,326.04 119.87%
34 #96924 Binoche et Giquello Ancient and Modern Books May 14, 2019 May 17, 2019 358 180 50.28% EUR 1.12 452,490.00 563,510.00 876,810.00 697,348.00 781,029.76 79.53%
35 #97855 Rossini Books, Prints May 14, 2019 May 17, 2019 81 40 49.38% EUR 1.12 2,525.00 3,695.00 13,060.00 4,227.51 4,734.81 32.37%
36 #141920 Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 5/7 May 14, 2019 May 17, 2019 655 645 98.47% USD 1.0 102,693.00 145,836.00 149,411.00 103,708.00 103,708.00 69.41%
37 #51019 Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society Book Auction May 10, 2019 May 23, 2019 463 435 93.95% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 13,155.00 13,155.00
38 #41419 Carlsen Gallery Books and Prints April 14, 2019 May 23, 2019 21 19 90.48% USD 1.0 4,150.00 10,700.00 11,850.00 7,195.50 7,195.50 60.72%
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 6:</b><br>John Carte, <i>The Frontispiece of the Cosmographical Clock,</i> hand-colored broadside, London, circa 1699. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 6:</b><br>John Fisk Allen & William Sharp, <i>Victoria Regia,</i> Boston, 1854. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 6:</b> George Catlin, <i>North American Indian Portfolio,</i> London, 1844. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 6:</b> Abraham Ortelius, <i>Islandia,</i> Antwerp, 1598. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 6:</b> Plancius Petrus, map of Southern Africa, Amsterdam, 1592-94. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 6:</b> Pieter Verbiest, <i>Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica,</i> Antwerp, 1636. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 6:</b><br>Emil B. Fischer, <i>Map of Southwestern Colorado,</i> lithograph, 1893. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 6:</b><br>A.P. Folie, <i>Plan of the Town of Baltimore,</i> Philadelphia, 1792. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 6:</b> Lewis Evans, <i>A General Map of the Middle British Colonies,</i> proof copy, annotated, signed & dated by Evans, Philadelphia, 1755. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Lester Beall, <i>Rural Electrification Administration,</i> 1939. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 6:</b> Jacob Robyn, after Arent Roggeveen, <i>The First Part of the Burning Fen,</i> with English text, Amsterdam, circa 1680. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 6:</b> Large bird’s-eye view of New York City, hand-painted photo, circa 1933. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 6:</b> Arundel Society, group of approx. 185 chromolithographed Renaissance paintings, late-19th century. $6,000 to $9,000.
  • <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 27th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br><i>Breviarium Romanum,</i> before 1478. Est: € 15,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>C. Ptolemaeus, <i>Geographie,</i> 1513.<br>Est: € 140,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>M. Chagall, <i>Daphnis & Chloé,</i> 1961.<br>Est: € 130,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 27th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>F. Colonna, <i>Hypnerotomachia Poliphili,</i> 1499. Est: € 20,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>J. H. van Linschoten, <i>Itinerarium,</i> 1644. Est: € 50,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>M. Chagall, <i>Cirque,</i> 1967.<br>Est: € 120,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 27th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>G. L. L. Buffon, <i>Histoire naturelle des oiseaux,</i> 1765-83. Est: € 30,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>K. Marx, <i>Das Kapital,</i> 1867.<br>Est: € 30,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>P. J. Redouté, <i>Les liliacées,</i> 1802-16.<br>Est: € 120,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 27th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>M. E. Bloch, <i>Naturgeschichte der Fische,</i> 1782-95. Est: € 50,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>H. A. Châtelain, <i>Atlas historique,</i> 1718-20. Est: € 18,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>Bauhausbücher, complete series, 1925-30. Est: € 28,000
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