• <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 #42920 Grays Auctioneers Fine Art - Prints April 29, 2020 May 1, 2020 44 38 86.36% USD 1.0 7,730.00 12,160.00 15,600.00 6,888.00 6,888.00 44.15%
2 #2147 Forum Auctions Online only: Paolozzi Prints from a Private Collection April 29, 2020 May 1, 2020 50 45 90.00% GBP 1.253522 8,150.00 12,250.00 13,600.00 19,539.00 24,391.90 143.67%
3 #2151 Forum Auctions Forum Auctions @ Artsy: Colour Theory April 29, 2020 May 1, 2020 121 62 51.24% GBP 1.253522 54,150.00 80,600.00 175,580.00 68,289.00 85,249.78 38.89%
4 #42920 Alaska Auction Online Auction - Books, Prints - bidstart now April 29, 2020 April 30, 2020 60 51 85.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 2,448.35 2,448.32
5 #42920 Doyle New York Prints and Multiples - Prints April 29, 2020 May 1, 2020 177 149 84.18% USD 1.0 411,600.00 625,400.00 731,600.00 655,511.00 655,511.00 89.60%
6 #19557 Christies Walker Evans: An American Master - bidstart 4/21 April 29, 2020 April 30, 2020 39 39 100.00% USD 1.0 171,000.00 249,000.00 249,000.00 91,875.00 91,875.00 36.90%
7 #142017 Heritage Auctions U.S. Currency Weekly - Internet Bidstart 4/21 April 28, 2020 April 30, 2020 591 579 97.97% USD 1.0 95,506.00 140,484.00 149,889.00 102,380.00 102,380.00 68.30%
8 #282017 Heritage Auctions World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 4/21 April 28, 2020 April 30, 2020 140 140 100.00% USD 1.0 18,452.00 27,678.00 27,678.00 30,307.00 30,307.00 109.50%
9 #42820 Sothebys Prints and Multiples - Online bidstart 4/17 April 28, 2020 April 29, 2020 121 106 87.60% USD 1.0 2,042,500.00 3,049,000.00 3,385,500.00 3,320,500.00 3,320,500.00 98.08%
10 #63991 Ader Photography Books April 28, 2020 April 29, 2020 221 167 75.57% EUR 1.131409 20,310.00 28,010.00 40,480.00 17,964.00 19,637.00 44.38%
11 #46 Finarte Prints and Multiples April 27, 2020 April 29, 2020 204 164 80.39% EUR 1.131409 60,670.00 86,620.00 131,470.00 153,152.40 167,415.39 116.49%
12 #2018 Bruun Rasmussen Prints April 27, 2020 April 29, 2020 69 64 92.75% EUR 1.131409 29,880.00 33,190.00 36,260.00 36,273.75 39,651.96 100.04%
13 #152017 Heritage Auctions Sports Collectibles Weekly - Bidstart 4/26 April 26, 2020 April 30, 2020 179 177 98.88% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 72,476.80 72,476.80
14 #122017 Heritage Auctions Comics, Animation, & Art Weekly Online April 26, 2020 April 30, 2020 831 825 99.28% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 305,566.00 305,566.00
15 #162017 Heritage Auctions Movie Posters Weekly April 26, 2020 April 30, 2020 500 491 98.20% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 63,354.00 63,354.00
16 #42520 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper April 25, 2020 April 28, 2020 200 192 96.00% USD 1.0 91,350.00 179,150.00 186,950.00 53,240.00 53,240.00 28.48%
17 #42520 North American Auction Company American Indian and Western Sale - Books, Fine Art Prints, Advertising, Signs April 25, 2020 April 28, 2020 93 87 93.55% USD 1.0 25,100.00 51,350.00 54,450.00 20,707.05 20,707.05 38.03%
18 #42520 Potomack Company April 25 Sales: Fine Art: Prints April 25, 2020 April 28, 2020 28 18 64.29% USD 1.0 21,800.00 32,400.00 45,300.00 33,376.00 33,376.00 73.68%
19 #42520 Arader Galleries New York Views, Maps, Scenes, and Naval Prints from the Downtown Association April 25, 2020 April 28, 2020 236 234 99.15% USD 1.0 571,150.00 1,005,900.00 1,012,100.00 444,750.00 444,750.00 43.94%
20 #25935 ALDE Noel Herme Mountain Library - Part 2 April 25, 2020 April 28, 2020 330 209 63.33% EUR 1.131409 8,600.00 14,010.00 21,640.00 15,380.00 16,662.31 71.07%
21 #4020 Heritage Auctions The Drs. Joanne and Edward Dauer Sale of World Banknotes April 24, 2020 April 28, 2020 197 195 98.98% USD 1.0 320,300.00 430,750.00 478,750.00 321,536.40 321,536.40 67.16%
22 #8000 Heritage Auctions Illustration Art April 24, 2020 April 28, 2020 414 403 97.34% USD 1.0 1,015,351.00 1,534,510.00 1,632,510.00 1,539,735.75 1,539,735.75 94.32%
23 #25924 ALDE Noel Herme Mountain Library - Part 1 April 24, 2020 April 28, 2020 386 298 77.20% EUR 1.131409 64,240.00 89,220.00 106,860.00 132,125.00 143,140.27 123.64%
24 #42420a Catawiki B. V. Cartography - Online Bidstart 4/17 April 24, 2020 April 28, 2020 65 27 41.54% EUR 1.131409 23,650.00 29,450.00 68,150.00 23,596.32 25,563.55 34.62%
25 #42420b Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 4/17 April 24, 2020 April 28, 2020 150 110 73.33% EUR 1.131409 8,135.00 10,730.00 35,715.00 18,512.56 20,055.92 51.83%
26 #2149 Forum Auctions Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper April 23, 2020 April 25, 2020 290 280 96.55% GBP 1.253522 45,120.00 64,470.00 67,050.00 102,665.00 127,099.44 153.12%
27 #4022 Heritage Auctions Central States World Paper Money April 23, 2020 April 30, 2020 979 913 93.26% USD 1.0 1,217,920.00 1,826,880.00 1,941,240.00 1,688,650.80 1,688,650.80 86.99%
28 #3577 Heritage Auctions Central States Currency Auction April 23, 2020 April 30, 2020 2633 2488 94.49% USD 1.0 3,994,785.00 5,693,890.00 6,111,845.00 4,786,327.40 4,786,327.40 78.31%
29 #62351 Leland Little Auctions Modern Art (Prints), Pub Signs April 23, 2020 April 25, 2020 115 114 99.13% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 42,149.60 42,149.60
30 #20gc01 Doyle New York Autograph Seeker: Estate of Gary Combs April 23, 2020 April 25, 2020 172 161 93.60% USD 1.0 98,750.00 150,950.00 159,950.00 134,883.00 134,883.00 84.33%
31 #2032 PBA Galleries Americana from the George E. Steinmetz Collection (with additions) - Timed Auction - No Reserve - bidstart 4/13 April 23, 2020 April 25, 2020 193 181 93.78% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 6,780.00 6,780.00
32 #63716 Ader Post-War Prints April 22, 2020 April 25, 2020 335 285 85.07% EUR 1.131409 111,650.00 141,150.00 185,590.00 216,651.00 234,441.05 116.74%
33 #42220 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 4/10 April 22, 2020 April 28, 2020 113 101 89.38% EUR 1.131409 3,190.00 4,100.00 11,275.00 10,522.86 11,400.17 93.33%
34 #42120 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - Internet bidstart 4/10 April 21, 2020 April 28, 2020 40 36 90.00% EUR 1.131409 3,600.00 4,650.00 41,650.00 7,362.95 7,976.80 17.68%
35 #42020 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 4/10 April 20, 2020 April 28, 2020 73 63 86.30% EUR 1.131409 7,900.00 9,845.00 18,745.00 15,541.22 16,836.90 82.91%
36 #12657 Cowans Auctions American Historical Ephemera and Photography, Including Books: Timed Auction - bidstart 4/10 April 20, 2020 April 25, 2020 297 224 75.42% USD 1.0 66,175.00 109,250.00 149,100.00 100,858.00 100,858.00 67.64%
37 #41920 Catawiki B. V. Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 4/10 April 19, 2020 April 28, 2020 37 29 78.38% EUR 1.131409 7,875.00 9,615.00 12,115.00 9,764.22 10,578.26 80.60%
  • <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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