Potter and Potter Auctions: The Magic Collection of Jim Rawlins - Part 4, 1099, Chicago

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
07/25/2020 - 07/25/2020
Page Size: 186 items in 8 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
22Birch, McDonald

McDonald Birch Signed Photo and Throw Card.

1929USD 80.00 - 125.00USD 108.00
24Blackstone, Harry (Henry Boughton)

Lobby Portrait of Harry Blackstone, Sr.

ca. 1949USD 200.00 - 400.00USD 150.00
30Blackstone, Harry (Henry Boughton)

Early Harry Blackstone Signed Contract.

1915USD 300.00 - 600.00USD 300.00
31[Blackstone, Harry Sr. and Jr.]

Military Institute Tuition Receipt, Signed.

1940USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 210.00
33Blackstone, Harry (Henry Boughton)

Harry Blackstone Photograph Inscribed and Signed.

1931USD 125.00 - 225.00USD 300.00
34Blackstone, Harry (Henry Boughton)

Harry Blackstone Photograph Inscribed and Signed.

USD 125.00 - 225.00USD 210.00
35Blackstone, Harry (Henry Boughton)

Five Harry Blackstone Lobby Photos.

n.p.1930s/40sUSD 250.00 - 350.00USD 570.00
43

Chicago: L.W. Felt, ca.1890s.

Chicagoca. 1890sUSD 50.00 - 100.00USD 240.00
95Duplessis-Bertaux, Jean

L’Escamoteur.

France19th CenturyUSD 100.00 - 200.00USD 150.00
99Del Ray (Raymond Petrosky)

Del Ray Signed Table Tent.

USD 80.00 - 125.00USD 270.00
113

[Ephemera] Eight Pieces of Magician Ephemera.

1931USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 510.00
124Germain, Karl

Germain the Wizard Lyceum Booklet.

n.p.ca. 1906USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 180.00
129[Henning, Doug] Chwast, Seymour

Doug Henning’s World of Magic / Flaming Miracle.

1976USD 200.00 - 400.00USD 240.00
130Henning, Doug

The Magic Show. Window Poster.

1974USD 150.00 - 300.00USD 450.00
131Henning, Doug

Merlin. The Magical Musical.

New York1983USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 108.00
132Henning, Doug

Doug Henning. Illusion or Reality.

ca. 1980USD 200.00 - 400.00USD 330.00
134Herrmann, Alexander

Alexander Herrmann Magic Show Ticket.

1887USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 180.00
135Houdini, Harry (Ehrich Weisz)

Harry Houdini Photograph Inscribed and Signed.

1978USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,800.00
137Houdini, Harry (Ehrich Weisz)

Houdini Dutch Packing Case Challenge.

1903USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,200.00
139Kalanag (Helmut Schreiber)

Kalanag. Gloria.

Bremenca. 1956USD 300.00 - 600.00USD 330.00
140Kellar, Harry

Kellar the Great Magician.

Cincinnatica. 1894USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 2,640.00
165Berland, Sam

Archive of over 85 Letters from Magician Sam Berland.

1970s – 80sUSD 400.00 - 800.00USD 1,140.00
166Ross, Faucett

Important Archive of Over 90 TLSs from Magician Faucett Ross.

1960s – 80sUSD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 4,560.00
180Slydini, Tony

Tony Slydini Signed Jumbo Playing Card.

USD 80.00 - 125.00USD 120.00
189

[Spook Show] Dr. Satan’s Shrieks in the Night.

Baltimore1960sUSD 250.00 - 350.00USD 180.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Adam Smith, <i>Wealth of Nations,</i> first edition, descended from William Alexander, London, 1776. $70,000 to $90,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> George Gershwin, photograph signed & inscribed with autograph musical quotation, <i>An American in Paris,</i> 1928. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Friedrich Engels, <i>The Condition of the Working Class in England,</i> first edition, NY, 1887. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> <i>Bury St. Edmunds Witch Trials,</i> first edition, London, 1682. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Robert Rey, <i>Estampes,</i> complete portfolio of 12 wood engravings, Paris, 1950. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Archive of 47 letters by Enrico Caruso to a lady friend, 1906-20. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Books of Hours in Flemish, Netherlands, 15th century. $8,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Jack Kerouac, <i>Doctor Sax,</i> deluxe limited edition, signed, NY, 1959. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Walt Disney, signature on title-page of Ward Greene’s <i>Lady and the Tramp,</i> first edition, first printing. $3,000 to $4,000.
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