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Reiss & Sohn

Auction House Name Reiss & Sohn
Site URL http://www.reiss-sohn.de
About Us Reiss & Sohn Buch- und Kunstantiquariat - Auktionen e.K Proprietor: Clemens Reiss (as of June 1, 2016) Since 1970, the firm has held twice a year auction sales of rare books, manuscripts, antique maps and views. Reiss & Sohn was established in 1970 in the City of Mainz by Godebert M. Reiss. rare and valuable books, whole libraries and collections, illustrated books, atlases, manuscripts, incunables, early printing, science, medicine, mathematics, botanical and zoological works, travel and geography, topography, literature, law and statesmanship, pressbooks, rare maps and views of all parts of the world, decorative prints etc.
Who do I contact if I have questions?
City Konigstein
Country Germany
Zipcode D-61454
Contact Number 49 61 74 - 92 72 0
Buyer's Fee premium of 16% on the hammer price; VAT shall be imposed on the sum of the premium and the hammer price at the reduced rate of currently 7% (16% for items marked with an asterick.
Consigner's Fee

AUCTION LIST


  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Abraham Lincoln, <i>Emancipation Proclamation by the President of the United States,</i> pamphlet, 1862. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Family papers of the distinguished Ruby-Jackson family, Portland, Maine, 1853-1961. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Family papers of the Confederate Vice President Alexander Stephens & the persons who served him, 1866-1907. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Autograph book with inscriptions by orators Moses Roper & Peter Williams, 1821-54. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Archive of letters, postcards, and greeting cards sent by Romare Bearden, 1949-87. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b><br>E. Simms Campbell, <i>A Night-Club Map of Harlem,</i> in inaugural issue of Manhattan, 1933. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Papers of the comedian Nipsey Russell, including a letter from MLK, 1929-2000. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Early German-American anti-slavery broadside, <i>Sclaven-Handel,</i> Philadelphia, 1794. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Edmonia Lewis, prominent sculptor, carte-de-visite by Henry Rocher, c. 1866-71. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b><br><i>The Black Panther: Black Community News Service,</i> 44 issues, San Francisco, 1967-1971. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest Withers, <i>I Am A Man, Sanitation Workers Strike,</i> silver print, 1968. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>March For Freedom Now!,</i> poster for the 1960 Republican Convention. $4,000 to $6,000.