• <b>Christie’s London, Nov. 27:</b> [Peter I, Tsar]. <i>Simboly i emblemata ukazom i blagopovedenii imperatora Petra Alekseevicha [Symbola et emblemata jussu atque auspiciis Petri Alexeidis].</i> Amsterdam, 1705. £30,000 to £40,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Nov. 27:</b> Charlemagne, Adolf. Benefice d'Adieu de Madame Naptal. [St Petersburg: 16th February 1873]. £30,000 to £40,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Nov. 27:</b> [Military. Album.] [An album of drawings of weapons and their accessories, drawn from nature by the Second Cadets Corps.] St Petersburg, 1800. £100,000 to £150,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Nov. 27:</b> Pushkin, Alexander. <i>Evgenii Onegin.</i> St Petersburg: Dep. of Public Education, 1825-1832. £100,000 to £150,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Nov. 27:</b> Sumarokov, Pavel. <i>Dosugi krymskogo sud’i ili vtoroe puteshestvie v Tavridu. [The Leisure of a Crimean Judge or a Second Tour to Tauris].</i> St Petersburg: Imperial Press, 1803-5. £50,000 to £80,000
  • <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Macbeth: A Tragedy.</i> London, 1673. FIRST SEPARATE AND FIRST QUARTO EDITION. THE CHARLTON HESTON COPY. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> HEMINGWAY, ERNEST. <i>In Our Time.</i> Paris, 1924. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL. <i>Fanshawe, A Tale.</i> Boston, 1828. FIRST EDITION OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> THOREAU, HENRY DAVID. <i>Walden; Or, Life in the Woods.</i> Boston, 1854. FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies.</i> London, 1685. THE FOURTH FOLIO, Brewster/Bentley issue. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> STEIG, WILLIAM. Original maquette and 58 finished drawings for <i>The Agony in the Kindergarten,</i> one of Steig's most important books. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> VERNE, JULES. <i>A Journey to the Centre of the Earth.</i> New York & London, 1872. FIRST EDITION, RARE AMERICAN ISSUE, with Scribner & Welford cancel title. $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> KING, STEPHEN. <i>Carrie.</i> New York, 1974. INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION, OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> APPLE MACINTOSH PROTOTYPE. 1983. The earliest known Macintosh with "Twiggy" drive, one of only two known working machines. $120,000 to $180,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> PLATO. <i>Timaeus</i> [AND] <i>Critias</i> [from Ficini's 1484 Opera]. A LANDMARK OF SCIENTIFIC THOUGHT. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> LOVELACE, AUGUSTA ADA. Sketch of the Analytical Engine Invented by Charles Babbage Esq. London, 1843. FIRST EDITION, JOURNAL ISSUE, MOST IMPORTANT PAPER IN EARLY DIGITAL COMPUTING. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> APPLE-1 COMPUTER. Signed by Steve Wozniak, used in development of Apple II. $200,000 to $300,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> DARWIN, CHARLES. 1809-1882. <i>On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection.</i> London, 1859. FIRST EDITION. $80,000 to $120,000.
  • <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 25th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b> Fust-Schöffer-Bibel from Gutenberg-Press, 1462. Est: € 1,000,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>J. W. Weinmann, <i>Phytanthoza-Iconographia,</i> 1735-45. Est: € 60,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>O. Kokoschka, <i>Die träumenden Knaben,</i> 1917. Est: € 10,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 25th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>Z. Lilius, <i>Orbis breviarium,</i> 1493. <br>Est: € 10,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b> <i>Gazette du Bon Ton,</i> 1912-22.<br>Est: € 14,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>M. Chagall, <i>Daphnis & Chloé,</i> 1961. Est: € 100,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 25th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>C. Ptolemaeus, <i>Geographie,</i> 1513.<br>Est: € 100,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>E. L. Kirchner, <i>Umbra vitae,</i> 1924.<br>Est: € 6,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>J. Miró, <i>Midi le trèfle blanc,</i> 1968. Est: € 2,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 25th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b> Clemens V., <i>Constitutiones,</i> 1471.<br>Est: € 14,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>C. Gesner, <i>Tierbuch, Vogelbuch, Fischbuch,</i> 1563-81. Est: € 5,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>J. Itten, <i>Utopia,</i> 1921. Est: € 2,000

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1 #N10004 Sothebys A Collecting Legacy: Property from the Collection of Nelson & Happy Rockefeller January 18, 2019 January 18, 2019 70 54 77.14% USD 1.0 162,410.00 241,230.00 376,230.00 287,813.00 287,813.00 76.50%
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3 #L19306 Sothebys Royal and Noble January 17, 2019 January 18, 2019 6 2 33.33% GBP 1.291951 2,500.00 4,000.00 151,000.00 3,375.00 4,353.75 2.24%
4 #11619 Grays Auctioneers Fine Art - Prints January 16, 2019 January 18, 2019 133 76 57.14% USD 1.0 11,570.00 19,270.00 37,000.00 14,815.35 14,815.35 40.04%
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7 #141903 Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 1/8 January 15, 2019 January 18, 2019 377 361 95.76% USD 1.0 61,189.00 87,401.00 97,346.00 61,178.60 61,178.60 62.85%
8 #281903 Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 1/8 January 15, 2019 January 18, 2019 332 321 96.69% USD 1.0 58,910.00 82,115.00 87,015.00 57,814.60 57,814.60 66.44%
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11 #161902 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 1/6 January 13, 2019 January 14, 2019 448 435 97.10% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 74,235.40 74,235.40
12 #121902 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 1/6 January 13, 2019 January 14, 2019 809 808 99.88% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 228,143.20 228,143.20
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14 #151902 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles Auction - online bidstart 12/16/18 January 13, 2019 January 15, 2019 235 222 94.47% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 82,472.00 82,472.00
15 #11219 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper January 12, 2019 January 14, 2019 170 161 94.71% USD 1.0 44,000.00 90,850.00 94,550.00 27,588.00 27,588.00 29.18%
16 #1724 Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers Art - Prints January 12, 2019 January 16, 2019 89 62 69.66% GBP 1.291951 5,570.00 7,670.00 12,070.00 10,622.00 13,596.16 88.00%
17 #11219 Michaans Auctions Gallery Auction - Books, Prints, Photographs January 12, 2019 January 16, 2019 42 13 30.95% USD 1.0 5,600.00 8,400.00 46,900.00 6,330.00 6,330.00 13.50%
18 #663 PBA Galleries Literature of the 19th & 20th Centuries, with the Glenn Todd Collection of Arion Press January 10, 2019 January 16, 2019 433 371 85.68% USD 1.0 154,040.00 246,900.00 297,600.00 211,734.00 211,734.00 71.15%
19 #381 Trafford Books Stamps & postal history, Photographs, Books, Postcards, and Ephemera. January 9, 2019 January 16, 2019 252 152 60.32% GBP 1.291951 0.00 18,347.00 28,277.00 16,435.80 21,202.22 58.12%
20 #10919 Alaska Auction Online auction - Books, Prints, Posters, Signs January 9, 2019 January 16, 2019 86 80 93.02% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,216.70 1,216.68
21 #3571 Heritage Auctions FUN Currency Signature Auction - Orlando and Dallas January 9, 2019 January 15, 2019 2924 2692 92.07% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 6,910,098.20 6,910,098.20
22 #4008 Heritage Auctions FUN Currency Signature Auction - Orlando and Dallas January 9, 2019 January 15, 2019 1391 1197 86.05% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 2,391,697.20 2,391,697.20
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24 #107 Profiles in History Essentially Marylin - The Auction December 11, 2018 January 17, 2019 142 90 63.38% USD 1.0 397,200.00 579,000.00 860,200.00 503,275.00 503,275.00 58.51%
25 #120818 Amadeus-Auktionshaus GmbH Rare Books December 8, 2018 January 18, 2019 212 72 33.96% EUR 1.14 136,600.00 170,950.00 665,150.00 112,867.00 129,946.32 16.97%
26 #N09964 Sothebys Lady Blue Eyes: Property of Barbara and Frank Sinatra Online - Prints and Books December 7, 2018 January 14, 2019 68 68 100.00% USD 1.0 44,350.00 69,600.00 69,600.00 227,875.00 227,875.00 327.41%
27 #120518 Grays Auctioneers Fine Art - Prints December 5, 2018 January 18, 2019 172 107 62.21% USD 1.0 47,460.00 75,240.00 326,190.00 61,438.50 61,438.50 18.84%
28 #69 Bubb Kuyper Books, Manuscripts, Prints November 27, 2018 January 16, 2019 6472 4465 68.99% EUR 1.14 932,490.00 1,354,820.00 2,122,220.00 1,732,248.45 1,974,761.94 81.60%
29 #103d Profiles in History Icons and Legends of Hollywood - Day 4 June 8, 2018 January 17, 2019 143 143 100.00% USD 1.0 49,000.00 72,500.00 72,500.00 269,800.00 269,800.00 372.14%
30 #103a Profiles in History Icons and Legends of Hollywood - Day 1 June 5, 2018 January 17, 2019 126 112 88.89% USD 1.0 34,400.00 52,400.00 82,200.00 114,300.00 114,300.00 139.05%
31 #101 Goldberg Coins and Collectibles Fall Manuscript Auction November 18, 2017 January 17, 2019 316 243 76.90% USD 1.0 237,480.00 298,673.00 379,373.00 291,678.00 291,678.00 76.88%
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works<br>on Paper including Books from The Collection of The Garden Ltd<br>November 21, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Bohr (Niels). <i>On the Constitution of Atoms and Molecules,</i> first edition, presentation copy, offprint 1913. £20,000 to £30,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Shakespeare's Falstaff.- Henry V & Sir John Fastolf. Indenture agreement appointing Fastolf as Keeper of the Bastille of St Anthony at Paris, manuscript in French, 1421. £10,000 to £15,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> World.- Purchas (Samuel). <i>Purchas his Pilgrimes. In Five Books...,</i> 5 vol., first edition, 7 folding engraved maps, contemporary calf, by William Stansby for Henrie Fetherstone, 1625-26. £20,000 to £30,000
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works<br>on Paper including Books from The Collection of The Garden Ltd<br>November 21, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Book of Hours.- Use of Rouen, manuscript on vellum, in Latin and French, illuminated with 14 full-page miniatures by the workshop or follower of the Maitre de l'Echevinage, Rouen, 1480s. £20,000 t0 £30,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Giese (Raban, ?scholar and medical doctor). Album Amicorum of drawing on his travels and acquaintances in Europe 1618-21, 134 watercolour illustrations including c. 60 professional miniatures, 1618-39. £30,000 to £40,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Jones (David). 14 Autograph Letters signed, 1952-68; and a small quantity of ephemera (sm. qty). £6,000 to £8,000
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works<br>on Paper including Books from The Collection of The Garden Ltd<br>November 21, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Constable (John). Various Subjects of Landscape, Characteristic of English Scenery, signed presentation inscription from Constable, 1833. £6,000 to £8,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669). The Descent from the Cross: Second Plate, etching and engraving, 1633. £6,000 to £8,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Salvin (Francis Henry) and William Brodrick. <i>Falconry in the British Isles,</i> second edition, William Brodrick's copy with 3 original watercolours by him, 1873. £8,000 to £12,000
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works<br>on Paper including Books from The Collection of The Garden Ltd<br>November 21, 2019</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> China.- Helman (Isidore Stanislas Henri). <i>Suite des seize estampes representant les conquetes de l'Empereur de la Chine,</i> 1783-88. £10,000 to £15,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Nov. 21:</b> Pratt (Edward Roger, 1789-1863). Album of 28 watercolours and other works on paper from a journey to ancient sites and monuments in the Mediterranean, [c.1830 and later]. £3,000 to £5,000
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b><br>Dr. Seuss, pen, ink & watercolor, calendar illustration, Thomas D. Murphy Company, 1937. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Georges Lepape, <i>Sur la Terrasse,</i> gouache & pencil, cover for <i>Vogue,</i> 1930. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Charles Dana Gibson, <i>The Coming Game, Yale vs. Vassar,</i> pen & ink, for <i>Life</i> magazine, 1895. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b><br>H.A. Rey, color pencil, charcoal, watercolor & gouache, for <i>Rafi et les 9 singes,</i> 1939. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Ernest H. Shepard, pen & ink, for Kenneth Grahame’s <i>Bertie’s Escapade,</i> 1949. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Charles Schulz, <i>The Biggest Star Measured So Far,</i> ink & wash, original <i>Peanuts</i> cartoon, published 1961. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Saul Steinberg, <i>12 Biographies, A to B,</i> pen & ink with collage, final illustration in his book <i>The Labyrinth,</i> 1960. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b><br>Jo Mielziner, <i>A Streetcar Named Desire,</i> watercolor, graphite & gouache, first color study for the award-winning 1947 production. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Charles Addams, <i>Nevermore,</i> watercolor & ink, for <i>The New Yorker,</i> 1973. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> James Montgomery Flagg, <i>I Should Worry,</i> watercolor, gouache & graphite, cover for <i>Judge</i> magazine, 1914. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Edward Gorey, <i>Swan Lake, Hunters/Siegfried, Van Rothbart,</i> watercolor, pen & ink, costume designs, 1975. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Ludwig Bemelmans, <i>Sketch for Madeline,</i> gouache & ink. $6,000 to $9,000.
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