• <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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No Sale Number Auction House Sale Name Date of Auction Archived Date Total Lots Lots Sold % Lots Sold CURR Exch. Rate Low Est. Lots Sold High Est. Lots Sold High Est. All Lots Total Sales Total Sales In $ % Total Sales / High Est.
1 #N10508 Sothebys Books and Manuscripts: A Spring Miscellany - Online bidstart 5/14 May 27, 2020 May 28, 2020 190 133 70.00% USD 1.0 536,100.00 800,800.00 1,071,400.00 770,750.00 770,750.00 71.94%
2 #19122 Christies Rare Books and Manuscripts May 27, 2020 May 29, 2020 182 147 80.77% EUR 1.131409 731,200.00 1,060,750.00 1,388,450.00 1,283,576.00 1,422,958.32 92.45%
3 #52720 Nye & Company Auctioneers Estate Treasures - Fine Art Prints, Maps May 27, 2020 May 29, 2020 35 16 45.71% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 29,980.00 29,980.00
4 #3378T Skinner Fine Prints and Photographs May 27, 2020 May 29, 2020 138 118 85.51% USD 1.0 165,100.00 251,750.00 287,350.00 278,638.00 278,638.00 96.97%
5 #142021 Heritage Auctions U.S. Currency Weekly - Internet Bidstart 5/19 May 26, 2020 May 28, 2020 727 723 99.45% USD 1.0 119,686.00 172,238.00 174,538.00 139,460.40 139,460.40 79.90%
6 #282021 Heritage Auctions World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 5/19 May 26, 2020 May 28, 2020 130 130 100.00% USD 1.0 21,952.00 32,928.00 32,928.00 33,879.60 33,879.60 102.89%
7 #4061 Artcurial ASTERIX SUPPORTS FONDATION HÔPITAUX DE PARIS - HÔPITAUX DE FRANCE May 26, 2020 May 28, 2020 5 4 80.00% EUR 1.131409 260,000.00 400,000.00 520,000.00 390,000.00 429,900.12 75.00%
8 #28 Gonnelli Casa DAste Books and Graphics May 26, 2020 May 29, 2020 1145 847 73.97% EUR 1.131409 345,670.00 477,870.00 771,670.00 800,837.50 887,799.97 103.78%
9 #52620 William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals Online Only: Timed Eclectic Variety - bidstart 3/15 May 26, 2020 May 28, 2020 25 24 96.00% USD 1.0 900.00 1,780.00 1,820.00 1,104.00 1,104.00 60.66%
10 #2022 Bruun Rasmussen Prints May 25, 2020 May 29, 2020 100 91 91.00% EUR 1.131409 35,435.00 38,890.00 42,105.00 41,920.00 46,472.03 99.56%
11 #63661 Vermot de Pas History and Regions of France May 25, 2020 May 29, 2020 578 179 30.97% EUR 1.131409 31,070.00 40,460.00 124,810.00 49,121.10 54,455.00 39.36%
12 #152021 Heritage Auctions Sports Collectibles Weekly - Bidstart 5/10 May 24, 2020 May 26, 2020 298 298 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 171,195.60 171,195.60
13 #162021 Heritage Auctions Movie Posters Weekly May 24, 2020 May 26, 2020 555 546 98.38% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 68,213.40 68,213.40
14 #122021 Heritage Auctions Comics, Animation, & Art Weekly Online May 24, 2020 May 26, 2020 884 883 99.89% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 342,129.20 342,129.20
15 #52320 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper May 23, 2020 May 26, 2020 200 190 95.00% USD 1.0 80,250.00 153,000.00 161,200.00 42,405.00 42,405.00 26.31%
16 #52220 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 5/15 May 22, 2020 May 26, 2020 140 110 78.57% EUR 1.131409 12,525.00 15,585.00 32,290.00 17,339.72 18,958.24 53.70%
17 #1008 RR Auction The Lawrence Miller Collection - Bidstart 5/15 May 21, 2020 May 23, 2020 520 360 69.23% USD 1.0 335,050.00 489,900.00 843,350.00 498,146.25 498,146.25 59.07%
18 #2153 Forum Auctions Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper May 21, 2020 May 23, 2020 201 190 94.53% GBP 1.253522 38,280.00 55,400.00 58,670.00 72,080.00 88,464.77 122.86%
19 #744 Leslie Hindman Auctioneers Prints and Photographs - Live and online May 21, 2020 May 23, 2020 177 152 85.88% USD 1.0 432,050.00 664,700.00 787,900.00 725,632.00 725,632.00 92.10%
20 #2537 Swann Galleries Old Master Through Modern Prints May 21, 2020 May 23, 2020 520 365 70.19% USD 1.0 1,252,800.00 1,906,000.00 2,929,100.00 1,581,448.00 1,581,448.00 53.99%
21 #2034 PBA Galleries Americana from the George M. Steinmetz Collection - Literature - Miscellaneous Books - Timed Auction - No Reserve - bidstart 5/11 May 21, 2020 May 23, 2020 301 267 88.70% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 11,388.00 11,388.00
22 #52020 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 5/8 May 20, 2020 May 26, 2020 104 92 88.46% EUR 1.131409 5,260.00 6,470.00 9,680.00 9,865.59 10,786.46 101.92%
23 #3856 Artcurial Prints and Multiples May 20, 2020 May 23, 2020 130 110 84.62% EUR 1.131409 364,600.00 513,900.00 657,200.00 606,879.00 667,548.16 92.34%
24 #51920 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - Internet bidstart 5/8 May 19, 2020 May 26, 2020 43 42 97.67% EUR 1.131409 5,670.00 6,910.00 7,160.00 9,667.21 10,569.59 135.02%
25 #51820 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 5/8 May 18, 2020 May 26, 2020 65 58 89.23% EUR 1.131409 5,115.00 6,620.00 11,240.00 9,393.62 10,270.50 83.57%
26 #51720 Catawiki B. V. Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 5/8 May 17, 2020 May 26, 2020 46 39 84.78% EUR 1.131409 4,940.00 6,100.00 31,900.00 7,473.04 8,170.59 23.43%
27 #19580 Christies First Open - Prints | Online - bistart 4/30 May 15, 2020 May 26, 2020 12 7 58.33% USD 1.0 169,000.00 255,000.00 838,000.00 251,750.00 251,750.00 30.04%
28 #19570 Christies Working from Home: Prints and Multiples - bidstart 4/30 May 14, 2020 May 26, 2020 76 61 80.26% USD 1.0 1,181,500.00 1,714,500.00 2,367,500.00 1,899,750.00 1,899,750.00 80.24%
29 #18987 Christies From Pictorialism into Modernism: 80 Years of Photography - Bidstart 4/30 May 13, 2020 May 26, 2020 89 89 100.00% USD 1.0 528,850.00 803,600.00 803,600.00 305,375.00 305,375.00 38.00%
30 #113a Kiefer Buch und Kunstauktionen Books, Graphics modern and ancient Arts, Antiques May 11, 2020 May 26, 2020 3420 2028 59.30% EUR 1.131409 874,345.00 874,345.00 1,815,245.00 990,544.64 1,082,976.94 54.57%
  • <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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