• <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Important Two-Day Winter Auction<br>January 25 & 26, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Signed Abraham Lincoln Civil War era document appointing Green Clay of Kentucky as Secretary of the Legation of the United States at St. Petersburg, Russia, July 15, 1861. $3,000 to $3,500.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Original Bambi (1942) animation cel, inscribed Walt Disney's Bambi and signed Walt Disney. $3,000 to $3,500.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Original Snow White animation cel, with Walt Disney signature on mat, lower right. $3,000 to $3,500.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Important Two-Day Winter Auction<br>January 25 & 26, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Civil Rights Era Archive relating to U.S. Deputy Marshal Dick Bagby (1933-2003) of Dallas, TX, including letters from President John F. Kennedy and Robert Kennedy, U.S. Attorney General. $1,400 to $1,800.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> President Andrew Jackson autograph letter, unsigned, regarding a special presentation cane sent via General John Moore McCalla to Gov. George Breathitt of Kentucky. January 18th, 1833. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Four (4) Presidential signed 17th/18th Century Books - two signed by Millard Fillmore, and two signed by James Buchanan. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Important Two-Day Winter Auction<br>January 25 & 26, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> President Andrew Jackson signed military commission document conferring on George Washington McLean the rank of Second Lieutenant of Marines. Signed January 4, 1834. $800 to $1,000.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Three (3) Southern Maps, including two (2) Antonio Zatta 1778, one (1) South Carolina 1796. $600 to $800.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Black Forest German Forestry Apprenticeship Certificate issued to Carl Heshel by Von Fahnenburg, the Forest Master from the Royal District, February 1, 1824. $500 to $550.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Important Two-Day Winter Auction<br>January 25 & 26, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Harper Lee, <i>TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD,</i> signed 40th anniversary edition. NY: HarperCollins, 1999. $300 to $350.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Archive of twenty-five (25) items related to the administration of President Dwight D. Eisenhower, President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, and President Lyndon Baines Johnson. $400 to $500.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Sixteen (16) 20th Century Celebrity Autographed Books, including Paul Newman, A. E. Hotcher, Leonard Bernstein, Clint Eastwood, Norman Rockwell, Groucho Marx, Johnny Cash, and more. $300 to $350.
  • <b>Bonhams:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Measure for Measure</i> (extracted from the First Folio). London, 1623. Sold for $52,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL. <i>Fanshawe, A Tale.</i> Boston, 1828. FIRST EDITION OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Sold for $47,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> THOREAU, HENRY DAVID. <i>Walden; Or, Life in the Woods.</i> Boston, 1854. FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams: </b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies.</i> London, 1685. THE FOURTH FOLIO, Brewster/Bentley issue. Sold for $43,825.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> STEIG, WILLIAM. Original maquette and 58 finished drawings for <i>The Agony in the Kindergarten,</i> one of Steig's most important books. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> KING, STEPHEN. <i>Carrie.</i> New York, 1974. INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION, OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Sold for $1,912.50.
    <b><center>Bonhams<br>Consignments invited (2020)</b>
    <b>Bonhams:</b> APPLE MACINTOSH PROTOTYPE. 1983. The earliest known Macintosh with "Twiggy" drive, one of only two known working machines. Sold for $150,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> LOVELACE, AUGUSTA ADA. Sketch of the Analytical Engine Invented by Charles Babbage Esq. London, 1843. FIRST EDITION, JOURNAL ISSUE, MOST IMPORTANT PAPER IN EARLY DIGITAL COMPUTING. Sold for $15,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> APPLE-1 COMPUTER. Signed by Steve Wozniak, used in development of Apple II. Sold for $175,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> DARWIN, CHARLES. 1809-1882. <i>On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection.</i> London, 1859. FIRST EDITION. Sold for $131,325.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> BOOLE, GEORGE. <i>An Investigation of the Laws of Thought.</i> London, 1854. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> SHANNON, CLAUDE and WARREN WEAVER. <i>The Mathematical Theory of Communication.</i> Urbana, 1949. Sold for $27,575.
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>22nd January 2020</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Astronomical manuscript.- Kalendarium cum Tabulis Astronomicis; and other astronomical texts, [?Northern Italy (possibly Verona or Bologna), c.1470]. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Melville (Herman). <i>Moby-Dick; or The Whale,</i> first American edition, New York, 1851. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Malta.- Binding.- Sovereign Military Order of Malta.- <i>Gli Statuti della Sacra Religione di S. Gio: Gierosolomitano…</i> Rome, Giacomo Tornieri and Giacomo Ruffinello, 1589. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>22nd January 2020</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Britain.- Jansson (Jan). <i>Novus atlas, sive theatrum orbis terrarum,</i> vol.4 only [Britain and Ireland], 56 double-page engraved maps, Amsterdam, 1659. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Dodgson (Charles Lutwidge). <i>Alice's Adventures in Wonderland,</i> second (first published) edition, 1866; and 2 others from the series. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Cervantès Saavedra (Miguel de). <i>Novelas Exemplares,</i> rare at auction, Milan, Giovanni Battista Bidelli, 1615. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>22nd January 2020</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Tolkien (J.R.R.). Printed programme for the New College School, Oxford, production of The Hobbit, signed by Tolkien, 1967. £4,500 to £5,500.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Thucydides. <i>The hystory, writtone by Thucidides the Athenyan, of the warre, whiche was betwene the Peloponesians and the Athenyans,</i> first edition in English, 1550. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Wesley (John). Autograph Letter signed "My Dear Sister [?Mary Stokes], exhorting her to write more often and dealing with her problems, 1773. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Leaf from an illuminated book of hours with the Four Evangelists, illuminated by the workshop, or a close follower of the Maître de l'Échevinage. Northern France (possibly Rouen), c.1480. £2,000 to £3,000.

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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 #1043 Forum Auctions Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper May 30, 2019 May 31, 2019 541 471 87.06% GBP 1.312014 427,800.00 609,800.00 733,900.00 947,369.00 1,193,684.94 129.09%
2 #241621 Heritage Auctions The Leonard Glazer Collection of Civil War Dated Currency & Related Items US Currency Online Only - bidstart 4/24 May 30, 2019 May 31, 2019 1344 1244 92.56% USD 1.0 366,644.00 529,156.00 634,511.00 355,137.80 355,137.80 55.97%
3 #674 PBA Galleries Fine Books and Manuscripts May 30, 2019 May 31, 2019 429 300 69.93% USD 1.0 121,130.00 196,500.00 341,100.00 127,878.00 127,878.00 37.49%
4 #25909 ALDE Original Bindings and Modern Illustrated Books May 28, 2019 May 30, 2019 341 182 53.37% EUR 1.119458 126,320.00 163,120.00 305,080.00 230,325.00 257,964.00 75.50%
5 #3918 Artcurial Limited Edition May 28, 2019 May 30, 2019 200 144 72.00% EUR 1.119458 592,530.00 910,300.00 1,381,600.00 1,124,816.00 1,259,793.92 81.41%
6 #141922 Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 5/21 May 28, 2019 May 29, 2019 695 683 98.27% USD 1.0 112,162.00 160,163.00 163,498.00 115,869.80 115,869.80 70.87%
7 #281922 Heritage Auctions Weekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 5/21 May 28, 2019 May 29, 2019 202 201 99.50% USD 1.0 31,125.00 42,585.00 43,135.00 36,037.80 36,037.80 83.55%
8 #1922 Bruun Rasmussen Prints May 27, 2019 May 30, 2019 68 54 79.41% EUR 1.119458 30,955.00 36,165.00 49,285.00 41,748.75 46,758.60 84.71%
9 #835 Leland Little Auctions Memorial Day Sale - Prints, Books May 27, 2019 May 30, 2019 78 77 98.72% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 13,050.80 13,050.80
10 #482b Ketterer Kunst Doerling Rare Books - Part 2 May 27, 2019 May 30, 2019 394 238 60.41% EUR 1.119458 610,000.00 610,000.00 938,700.00 713,325.00 798,924.00 75.99%
11 #482a Ketterer Kunst Doerling Rare Books - Part 1 May 27, 2019 May 30, 2019 96 78 81.25% EUR 1.119458 835,100.00 835,100.00 1,104,300.00 1,355,153.00 1,517,771.36 122.72%
12 #341921 Heritage Auctions The Doug Murray Collection - Special Monthly Auction - Online Only - bidstart 5/1 May 26, 2019 May 28, 2019 174 173 99.43% USD 1.0 38,605.00 57,895.00 59,695.00 49,878.60 49,878.60 83.56%
13 #121921 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 5/19 May 26, 2019 May 28, 2019 900 890 98.89% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 279,496.20 279,496.20
14 #161921 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 5/19 May 26, 2019 May 28, 2019 515 498 96.70% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 54,999.20 54,999.20
15 #151921 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 4/28 May 26, 2019 May 28, 2019 244 241 98.77% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 70,570.60 70,570.60
16 #19 Christian Hesse Auktionen Fine Art Prints, Books, Autographs May 25, 2019 May 30, 2019 953 629 66.00% EUR 1.119458 543,650.00 543,650.00 847,350.00 784,692.00 878,855.04 92.61%
17 #52519 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper May 25, 2019 May 28, 2019 170 156 91.76% USD 1.0 43,950.00 87,500.00 94,600.00 26,570.50 26,570.50 28.09%
18 #60802 Ader Old and Modern Prints - Day 2 May 24, 2019 May 29, 2019 391 314 80.31% EUR 1.119458 619,050.00 401,330.00 446,940.00 680,023.00 761,625.76 152.15%
19 #59606 Vermot de Pas History and Regions of France May 24, 2019 May 29, 2019 602 123 20.43% EUR 1.119458 24,760.00 31,160.00 151,400.00 36,804.60 41,221.18 24.31%
20 #60801 Ader Old and Modern Prints - Day 1 May 23, 2019 May 29, 2019 346 278 80.35% EUR 1.119458 107,650.00 137,520.00 175,770.00 267,313.00 299,390.56 152.08%
21 #52319 Stephan Welz & Co. Online Fine Art and Book Sale - Bidstart 5/16 May 23, 2019 May 30, 2019 235 81 34.47% ZAR 0.071063 76,500.00 110,900.00 675,650.00 92,967.00 6,507.69 13.76%
22 #60402 Vermot de Pas Library of a Gourmet Parisien - Chapter 2: Gastronomy and Oenology May 23, 2019 May 29, 2019 464 237 51.08% EUR 1.119458 43,040.00 55,630.00 93,925.00 69,274.80 77,587.83 73.76%
23 #548 RR Auction Hollywood, Featuring Robert Shelton's Old Tucson Collection - bidstart 5/17 May 23, 2019 May 29, 2019 602 322 53.49% USD 1.0 217,200.00 338,800.00 721,500.00 327,845.00 327,845.00 45.44%
24 #072 Potter and Potter Auctions Vintage Posters May 22, 2019 May 29, 2019 727 491 67.54% USD 1.0 196,930.00 278,525.00 402,175.00 192,768.00 192,768.00 47.93%
25 #51919 National Book Auctions Ellison, Children's, NYS, Civil War, Sci-Fi May 19, 2019 May 28, 2019 121 121 100.00% USD 1.0 13,680.00 30,100.00 30,100.00 11,444.50 11,444.75 38.02%
26 #447 Il Ponte Interior Decorations - Books May 17, 2019 May 28, 2019 948 911 96.10% EUR 1.119458 76,610.00 125,830.00 133,880.00 109,700.00 122,864.00 81.94%
27 #23 Moreshet Auctions Judaica - Books, Manuscripts, Letters May 13, 2019 May 29, 2019 200 101 50.50% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 135,708.00 135,708.00
28 #IT4AM Morton Subastas Graphic Works of the European and Latin American Masters - Online bidstart 4/22 May 13, 2019 May 29, 2019 132 23 17.42% MXN 0.052991 168,000.00 229,000.00 1,392,000.00 200,760.00 10,038.00 14.42%
  • <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> [Paine, Thomas]. Common Sense; Addressed to the Inhabitants of America… Philadelphia: R. Bell, 1776. $200,000 to $250,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> Lincoln, Abraham. Autograph letter signed, to Joshua Reed Giddings, 21 May 1860. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> Oakley, Annie. <i>A Brief Sketch of Her Career and Notes on Shooting.</i> [N.p.]: ca. 1913, Signed. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> Washington, George. One autograph letter signed & 3 letters signed to General Alexander McDougall, September 1777. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> Mather, Cotton. <i>The Wonders of the Invisible World. Being an account of the tryals of several witches...</i> London: 1693. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> James, Benjamin.<i><br>A Treatise on the Management of the Teeth.</i> Boston, 1814. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Emil Cardinaux, <i>Winter in der Schweiz,</i> 1921. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Evelyn Rumsey Carey, <i>Pan American Exposition / Niagara / Buffalo,</i> 1901. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Arnost Hofbauer, <i>Topicuv Salon,</i> 1898. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Job,</i> 1896. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Georges de Feure, <i>Le Journal des Ventes,</i> 1898. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Cycles Perfecta,</i> 1897. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Edward Penfield, <i>Orient Cycles / Lead the Leaders,</i> circa 1895. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Adrien Barrère, <i>L’Ideal du Touriste,</i> 1903. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Willem Frederick Ten Broek, <i>New York / Wereldtentoonselling / Holland – Amerika Lijn,</i> 1938. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Dwight Clark Shepler, <i>Sun Valley / Union Pacific.</i> $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Sascha Maurer, <i>Flexible Flyer Splitkein / Smuggler’s Notch,</i> circa 1935. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Louis Bonhajo, <i>Vote / League of Women Voters,</i> 1920. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions: Rare Autographs, Sports, Books and Photography. January 23, 2020</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Abraham Lincoln Endorsement Signed, March 16, 1865. Framed with a lithograph of Lincoln by Dwight C. Sturges.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Thomas Edison Stunning Signed Portrait.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Franz Liszt Signed Photo.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions: Rare Autographs, Sports, Books and Photography. January 23, 2020</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Subscription for Portraits of the Presidents Signed by J. Q. Adams, Polk, Jackson, Buchanan, and Writers Dickens, Bryant and More!
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Vinson Supreme Court Signed Presentation Photo.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Marilyn Monroe & Joe DiMaggio Collection of Three Financial Items.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions: Rare Autographs, Sports, Books and Photography. January 23, 2020</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Rare Sigmund Freud ALS Related to Sexual Issues.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> New York Yankees team signed baseball c.1937 including Gehrig, DiMaggio, Dickey, Gomez and others.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Salvador Dali Original Drawing in <i>Dali</i> by David Larkin.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions: Rare Autographs, Sports, Books and Photography. January 23, 2020</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Charles Wilson Peale, Association Miniature of Dr. Ebenezer Crosby after Charles Willson Peale. Gouache on ivory miniature attributed to Peale.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> William McKinley Signed Oversize Photograph Incredible 20"x24".
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Margaret Mitchell Signed <i>Gone With The Wind</i> -- First Edition.
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