• <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
  • <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.
  • <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

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1 #2085 Forum Auctions Artsy: The Master and the Muse January 31, 2019 February 1, 2019 42 30 71.43% GBP 1.291951 8,150.00 12,250.00 18,900.00 13,078.00 17,132.18 69.20%
2 #25163 Bonhams The Gentleman's Library Sale - Globes, Books and Prints January 30, 2019 January 31, 2019 9 7 77.78% GBP 1.291951 8,800.00 13,200.00 17,700.00 11,250.00 14,737.50 63.56%
3 #13019 Dominic Winter Book Auctions Printed Books, Maps and Documents January 30, 2019 February 1, 2019 576 497 86.28% GBP 1.291951 151,140.00 224,250.00 256,410.00 358,320.00 469,399.20 139.74%
4 #1039 Forum Auctions Private Press, Illustrated Books, and Modern First Editions January 30, 2019 February 1, 2019 568 499 87.85% GBP 1.291951 319,900.00 458,550.00 544,300.00 647,175.00 847,799.81 118.90%
5 #281905 Heritage Auctions Weekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 1/22 January 29, 2019 January 30, 2019 334 333 99.70% USD 1.0 51,570.00 65,670.00 66,170.00 65,033.40 65,033.40 98.28%
6 #2497 Swann Galleries Fine Illustrated Books and Graphics January 29, 2019 January 31, 2019 201 167 83.08% USD 1.0 343,500.00 501,750.00 588,650.00 470,880.00 470,880.00 79.99%
7 #141905 Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 1/22 January 29, 2019 January 30, 2019 701 695 99.14% USD 1.0 114,561.00 165,244.00 167,574.00 115,139.80 115,139.80 68.71%
8 #16544 Christies Old Master Prints January 29, 2019 January 31, 2019 164 123 75.00% USD 1.0 2,487,500.00 3,662,500.00 4,212,800.00 4,602,625.00 4,602,625.00 109.25%
9 #12919 Doyle New York Americana from the Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson January 29, 2019 January 31, 2019 312 265 84.94% USD 1.0 29,045.00 46,350.00 54,680.00 57,281.25 57,281.25 104.76%
10 #1038 Forum Auctions Editions and Works on Paper January 29, 2019 February 1, 2019 272 190 69.85% GBP 1.291951 619,650.00 888,050.00 1,637,650.00 924,994.00 1,211,742.15 56.48%
11 #1905 Bruun Rasmussen Prints January 28, 2019 January 31, 2019 114 97 85.09% EUR 1.107279 36,917.00 41,530.00 53,175.00 43,781.25 49,910.54 82.33%
12 #13724 Dorotheum Property from Aristocratic Estates and Important Provenance - fine prints January 28, 2019 January 31, 2019 17 13 76.47% EUR 1.107279 3,280.00 4,840.00 6,640.00 14,725.00 16,786.50 221.76%
13 #12719 National Book Auctions Books-on-Books, King Ranch, Easton Leather January 27, 2019 January 31, 2019 86 86 100.00% USD 1.0 8,800.00 19,650.00 19,650.00 5,087.75 5,087.92 25.89%
14 #161904 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 1/20 January 27, 2019 January 28, 2019 419 407 97.14% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 73,953.20 73,953.20
15 #121904 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 1/20 January 27, 2019 January 28, 2019 915 911 99.56% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 318,964.20 318,964.20
16 #151904 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 12/30 January 27, 2019 January 28, 2019 189 183 96.83% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 63,008.40 63,008.40
17 #12619 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper January 26, 2019 January 28, 2019 172 168 97.67% USD 1.0 51,650.00 105,930.00 107,380.00 34,908.50 34,908.50 32.51%
18 #96080 OSENAT Automobilia - Books and Prints January 26, 2019 January 31, 2019 94 59 62.77% EUR 1.107279 21,590.00 33,890.00 55,020.00 33,999.00 38,758.86 61.79%
19 #12619 Leland Little Auctions Winter Gallery Auction January 26, 2019 January 31, 2019 66 65 98.48% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 21,004.00 21,004.00
20 #12619 Brunk Auctions Premier Auction January 26, 2019 January 31, 2019 72 69 95.83% USD 1.0 108,500.00 164,300.00 175,700.00 164,928.00 164,928.00 93.87%
21 #12619 Arader Galleries January Auction January 26, 2019 January 28, 2019 196 99 50.51% USD 1.0 1,477,825.00 1,980,900.00 3,524,300.00 1,620,220.00 1,620,220.00 45.97%
22 #12619 Neal Auction Company Winter Estates Auction January 26, 2019 January 31, 2019 53 29 54.72% USD 1.0 12,300.00 18,650.00 103,100.00 13,534.00 13,534.00 13.13%
23 #95595 Tessier & Sarrou and Associates Books and Manuscripts January 25, 2019 January 31, 2019 408 232 56.86% EUR 1.107279 111,530.00 149,630.00 341,110.00 175,014.00 199,515.96 51.31%
24 #12519 Brunk Auctions Emporium Auction - Books, Prints, Silhouettes January 25, 2019 January 31, 2019 43 41 95.35% USD 1.0 11,500.00 20,700.00 22,300.00 22,493.00 22,493.00 100.87%
25 #3203B Skinner Fine Prints and Multiples, Fine Photographs January 25, 2019 January 31, 2019 150 126 84.00% USD 1.0 172,750.00 255,550.00 361,650.00 295,519.00 295,519.00 81.71%
26 #n10002 Sothebys Fine Manuscripts and Printed Americana January 24, 2019 January 26, 2019 178 102 57.30% USD 1.0 3,579,100.00 4,258,800.00 8,329,300.00 4,258,875.00 4,258,875.00 51.13%
27 #665 PBA Galleries Art & Illustration, Children's Books & Miscellanea January 24, 2019 January 26, 2019 377 255 67.64% USD 1.0 36,730.00 67,300.00 115,600.00 36,204.00 36,204.00 31.32%
28 #50009 Heritage Auctions 1933 Goudey PSA Set Registry Catalog January 24, 2019 January 26, 2019 240 240 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 3,650,622.00 3,650,622.00
29 #901 Morton Subastas An Approach to the Graphic Work of Salvador Dali January 24, 2019 January 31, 2019 63 61 96.83% MXN 0.051441 1,110,000.00 1,600,000.00 1,652,000.00 1,880,400.00 94,020.00 113.83%
30 #OL-18 Kedem Auctions Ltd. Online Auction: Jewish and Israeli History, Art and Culture January 23, 2019 January 28, 2019 307 223 72.64% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 89,083.00 89,083.00
31 #12248 William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals Rare Books & Fine Prints January 22, 2019 January 26, 2019 274 228 83.21% USD 1.0 44,540.00 75,980.00 130,040.00 45,366.00 45,366.00 34.89%
32 #64 Kedem Auctions Ltd. Jewish and Israeli History and Culture January 22, 2019 January 28, 2019 349 249 71.35% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 371,473.00 371,473.00
33 #443 Il Ponte Books and Manuscripts January 22, 2019 January 30, 2019 216 172 79.63% EUR 1.107279 152,060.00 238,340.00 320,340.00 204,400.00 233,016.00 63.81%
34 #781 Leland Little Auctions New Year's Gallery Auction - Prints, Books January 5, 2019 January 31, 2019 34 34 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 6,572.60 6,572.60
35 #121218 Purcell Auctioneers The Christmas Book Sale December 12, 2018 January 31, 2019 651 503 77.27% EUR 1.14 25,900.00 42,595.00 63,830.00 44,691.60 50,948.52 70.02%
36 #727 Leland Little Auctions End of Summer Gallery Auction - Books, Prints, Photographs August 25, 2018 January 31, 2019 73 73 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 15,098.10 15,098.10
  • <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.
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