• <center><b> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on July 6th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>Latin Book of Hours, around 1480.<br>Est: € 30,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>Northern journeys - Collection of around 120 works, 17th-19th century.
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>J. Joyce, <i>Ulysses,</i> 1922. Est: € 8,000
    <center><b> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on July 6th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>Florilegium, <i>Fleurs du Printemps et de l‘Este,</i> around 1630. Est: € 35,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>T. R. Malthus, <i>An essay on the principle of population,</i> 1798. Est: € 60,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>E. Cerillo, <i>Dipinti murali di Pompei,</i> 1886. Est: € 2,000
    <center><b> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on July 6th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br><i>Bulla aurea,</i> 1485. Est: € 40,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>A. Verschaffelt, <i>Iconographie des Camellias,</i> 1848-60. Est: € 10,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>M. Duchamp & A. Breton, <i>Le surréalisme en 1947,</i> 1947.<br>Est: € 16,000
    <center><b> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on July 6th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>H. Schedel, <i>Liber chronicarum,</i> 1493.<br>Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>M. E. Chevreul, <i>De la loi du contraste simultané des couleurs,</i> 1839.<br>Est: € 5,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>F. Léger & P. Éluard, <i>Liberté j‘écris ton nom,</i> 1953. Est: € 15,000
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b><br>John James Audubon, <i>Great Blue Heron,</i> hand-colored aquatint and engraved plate, 1834. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Joshua Fry & Peter Jefferson, <i>A Map of the Most Inhabited Part of Virginia,</i> Dalrymple edition, 1755. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b><br>John James Audubon, <i>The Birds of America,</i> sign & inscribed to Brantz Mayer, 1840-44. $18,000 to $22,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Vincenzo Maria Coronelli & Jean Baptiste Nolin, Paris, 1688. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Henri Abraham Chatelain, <i>Atlas Historique,</i> 7 volumes, Amsterdam, 1705-1720. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Johann Baptist Homann, <i>Atlas Mapparum Geographicarum...,</i> Nuremberg, circa 1750s. $12,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Lowell Mason, <i>Musical Exercises for Singing Schools,</i> Boston, 1838. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Alexander Wilson, <i>American Ornithology,</i> 9 volumes, Philadelphia, 1808-14. $6,000 to $9,000.
  • <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Online Only<br>25 June to 8 July 2020</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Macbeth: A Tragedy.</i> Acted at the Dukes-Theatre. London: printed for William Cademan, 1673. $60,000 to $90,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> MUYBRIDGE, EADWEARD. Panorama of San Francisco, from California-St. Hill. [San Francisco:] Morse's Gallery, 1877. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> BRUNUS ARETINUS, LEONARDUS. <i>De bello Italico adversus Gothos gesto.</i> Venice: Nicolas Jenson, 1471. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Online Only<br>25 June to 8 July 2020</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> HILL, JOHN. <i>Compleat Body of Gardening.</i> London: printed for T. Osborne; T. Trye; S. Crowder and Co.; and H. Woodgate, 1757. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> GASPAR DE PORTOLA. Document Signed Twice ("Gaspar de Portola," & "M. Portola"), 29 pp, Puebla, Mexico, December 10, 1780. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> VINGTIEME SIECLE. A complete set of the second series of <i>Vingtieme Siecle (XXe Siecle),</i> together with all fourteen special numbers. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Online Only<br>25 June to 8 July 2020</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> ROOSEVELT, FRANKLIN DELANO. Autograph Letter Signed ("F.D.R.") as President, Washington, [1941], to Norman Davis, on White House stationery. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> HAYEK, FRIEDRICH AUGUST. Autograph Manuscript, "Discipline of Civilisation." $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> ADAMS, HANNAH; ADAMS, THOMAS "BOOK". Daubuz, Charles. <i>A Perpetual Commentary On The Revelation Of St. John.</i> London: Printed for Benj. Tooke, 1720. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> EMPEROR NORTON. Photograph signed ("Norton I"), albumen print carte-de-visite. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> ROBERTS, DAVID. <i>Egypt and Nubia from Drawings Made on the Spot ... with Historical Descriptions by William Brockendon.</i> London: F.G. Moon, 1846-9. $4,000 to $6,000.

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1 #6223 Heritage Auctions Historical Manuscripts April 23, 2020 April 23, 2020 663 611 92.16% USD 1.0 707,020.00 1,060,530.00 1,421,490.00 1,184,277.75 1,184,277.75 83.31%
2 #42220 Chiswick Auctions Modern and Post-War British Art - Prints April 22, 2020 April 23, 2020 50 47 94.00% GBP 1.253522 21,820.00 34,680.00 36,280.00 38,527.00 47,695.63 106.19%
3 #20bp01 Doyle New York Rare Books, Autographs & Maps April 22, 2020 April 23, 2020 143 114 79.72% USD 1.0 448,050.00 668,750.00 755,800.00 653,486.00 653,486.00 86.46%
4 #1040T Morton Subastas Opportunity - Books, Prints April 22, 2020 April 23, 2020 97 41 42.27% MXN 0.044544 84,900.00 137,500.00 280,600.00 106,560.00 4,367.45 37.98%
5 #42220 Purcell Auctioneers Irish Interest Book & Ephemera Auction April 22, 2020 April 23, 2020 595 538 90.42% EUR 1.131409 27,170.00 42,710.00 50,785.00 49,621.20 54,046.65 97.71%
6 #142016 Heritage Auctions U.S. Currency Weekly - Internet Bidstart 4/14 April 21, 2020 April 23, 2020 834 825 98.92% USD 1.0 147,026.00 221,684.00 228,159.00 161,723.20 161,723.20 70.88%
7 #282016 Heritage Auctions World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 4/14 April 21, 2020 April 22, 2020 134 133 99.25% USD 1.0 18,080.00 27,120.00 27,600.00 24,395.40 24,395.40 88.39%
8 #66355 Dorotheum Printmaking and Multiples - Prints April 21, 2020 April 23, 2020 99 76 76.77% EUR 1.131409 0.00 0.00 0.00 46,037.50 50,142.79
9 #2017 Bruun Rasmussen Prints April 20, 2020 April 22, 2020 70 61 87.14% EUR 1.131409 26,760.00 28,070.00 32,235.00 36,768.75 40,194.60 114.06%
10 #32920 Carlsen Gallery March Madness 2020 - Fine Art - Prints - Date moved to 4/19 April 19, 2020 April 20, 2020 15 15 100.00% USD 1.0 8,800.00 18,900.00 18,900.00 21,087.70 21,087.70 111.58%
11 #152016 Heritage Auctions Sports Collectibles Weekly - Bidstart 4/5 April 19, 2020 April 21, 2020 197 197 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 82,632.20 82,632.20
12 #64124 Holabird Kagin Americana Spring Auction - Day 4 - Books and Paper Ephemera April 19, 2020 April 20, 2020 227 217 95.59% USD 1.0 20,936.00 44,245.00 51,385.00 20,518.75 20,518.75 39.93%
13 #162016 Heritage Auctions Movie Posters Weekly - Bidstart 4/12 April 19, 2020 April 21, 2020 502 491 97.81% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 52,936.80 52,936.80
14 #122016 Heritage Auctions Comics, Animation, & Art Weekly Online April 19, 2020 April 21, 2020 734 729 99.32% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 284,576.80 284,576.80
15 #41920 Clars Auction Gallery Prints April 19, 2020 April 20, 2020 61 58 95.08% USD 1.0 35,100.00 59,100.00 68,700.00 41,425.00 41,425.00 60.30%
16 #97 Potter and Potter Auctions Fine Books and Manuscripts April 18, 2020 April 20, 2020 690 665 96.38% USD 1.0 194,575.00 297,485.00 309,410.00 371,363.50 371,363.50 120.02%
17 #41820 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper April 18, 2020 April 20, 2020 200 195 97.50% USD 1.0 104,650.00 189,900.00 191,900.00 54,334.50 54,334.50 28.31%
18 #64123 Holabird Kagin Americana Spring Auction - Day 3 - Postal History, Covers, Postcards April 18, 2020 April 20, 2020 765 642 83.92% USD 1.0 55,620.00 165,560.00 254,145.00 72,993.75 72,993.75 28.72%
19 #64122 Holabird Kagin Americana Spring Auction - Day 2 - Books, Stocks April 17, 2020 April 18, 2020 653 490 75.04% USD 1.0 77,535.00 145,385.00 345,056.00 54,635.75 54,635.75 15.83%
20 #41720 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 4/10 April 17, 2020 April 20, 2020 150 125 83.33% EUR 1.131409 12,310.00 18,450.00 32,040.00 22,247.99 24,322.06 69.44%
21 #50027 Heritage Auctions The David Hall T206 Collection Part IV Sports Collectibles April 16, 2020 April 20, 2020 209 209 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 987,208.80 987,208.80
22 #41420 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - Internet bidstart 4/3 April 14, 2020 April 20, 2020 42 35 83.33% EUR 1.131409 6,755.00 8,675.00 12,925.00 12,480.50 13,644.00 96.56%
23 #41320 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 4/3 April 13, 2020 April 20, 2020 80 62 77.50% EUR 1.131409 13,130.00 16,290.00 24,120.00 18,084.19 19,770.09 74.98%
24 #41220 Catawiki B. V. Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 4/3 April 12, 2020 April 20, 2020 62 45 72.58% EUR 1.131409 6,610.00 8,160.00 17,270.00 8,883.50 9,711.62 51.44%
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Including the Eric C. Caren Collection Part 8<br>Online July 6 - 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Albert Einstein, typed letter signed, explaining the nature of his personal atheism and belief in God. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> George Washington. Autograph letter signed to Bryan Fairfax, looking forward to the Treaty of Paris, 5 February 1783. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Alfred Swaine Taylor. Early “photogenic drawing,” photograph of a fern, dated 2 December 1839. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Including the Eric C. Caren Collection Part 8<br>Online July 6 - 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> "Departure of Mr. Lincoln—Parting Address" in the <i>Weekly Illinois State Journal,</i> Vol. XXX, No. 1541, Springfield, February 13, 1861. $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Benjamin Harrison document signed certifying the service of Daniel Cumbo, a black Revolutionary soldier. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Front page printing of the Articles of Confederation in the <i>New-Jersey Gazette,</i> Vol. 1, No. 22. Trenton, April 29, 1778. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Including the Eric C. Caren Collection Part 8<br>Online July 6 - 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> George Washington Funeral Procession Broadside. Boston, January 6, 1800. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Philippe Laroque, printed score for “The Heroe of New Orleans Battle.” Philadelphia, 1815. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Report of the Battle of Queenston Heights, the first major battle in the War of 1812, in <i>Supplement to the Quebec Gazette,</i> 24th October 1812. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Including the Eric C. Caren Collection Part 8<br>Online July 6 - 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> His Majesty's Most Gracious Speech to both Houses of Parliament, On Tuesday the Eighteenth Day of November, 1760. London, 1760. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Elegy on the Death of James Lawrence, Esq. late Commander of the U.S. Frigate Chesapeake. [Boston]: A. Bowen, 1813. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Benjamin Lincoln's Commission as Major General, signed by John Hancock, 19 February 1777. $30,000 to $50,000.
  • <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Summer Sale<br>July 11 & 12, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Very scarce autograph letter, signed, by Emily Tennessee Donelson, wife of Andrew Jackson Donelson, who served as First Lady / White House Hostess to President Andrew Jackson from 1828 to about 1834. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Thirteen Edward Wells maps plus title page from his rare atlas, A NEW SET OF MAPS BOTH OF ANCIENT AND PRESENT GEOGRAPHY. $600 to $700.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> L.B. Folger and C. Kallenback: MEMPHIS - BIRD'S EYE VIEW - SUPPLEMENT TO THE APPEAL. Scarce lithograph on paper. $800 to $1,200.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Summer Sale<br>July 11 & 12, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Large NASA-Space Race era archive of material related to Colonel Michael J. Vaccaro, director of administration of the Marshall Space Flight Center of Huntsville, Alabama. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> 1836 slavery related document signed by President Andrew Jackson, Andrew Jackson Jr., and Andrew Jackson Donelson. $800 to $1,100.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Roger Sherman Signed CT Land Grant, 1757. $600 to $700.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Summer Sale<br>July 11 & 12, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Letter archive related to the Randolph family of Virginia, including Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Jefferson Randolph, Lewis Meriwether Randolph – the grandson of President Jefferson. $400 to $500.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Louisiana, as formerly claimed by France, now containing part of British America to the East in Spanish America to the West of Mississippi map, by Thomas Kitchin, 1765. $400 to $450.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Andrew Jackson manuscript document, unsigned, containing notes on several Tennessee legal cases, including one regarding a slave, circa 1790-96. $350 to $450.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Summer Sale<br>July 11 & 12, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> VA Civil War Photo, Alexander Gardner – Timothy O'Sullivan. $400 to $450.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Military Archive, WWI/WWII French Soldier Paul Didier. $400 to $450.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Early Virginia Map, B. Tanner, J. Reid, 1796. $300 to $400.
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