It’s a lively week for rare book and manuscript auctions. Here’s the rundown.
On Tuesday, June 21 at ALDE, Livres Anciens et du XIXe Siècle, at 286 decades. 251-volume copy of Panckoucke Encyclopédie Méthodique (1782–1832) expected to be sold 20,000 – 30,000 Euro chemistry manuscript It is estimated at 8000 – 10000 euros. The first edition of Tocqueville’s De la Démocratie en Amérique (1835-1840) it can be sold for 10,000-12,000 euros.
152 will be a lot of Pictures in Doyle on Tuesday. Andreas Gursky Sibakrum 1996 edition of Hyatt Regency Hotel In Atlanta, the highest estimate is between $150,000 and $250,000. Complete set of Edward Weston 50th Anniversary Wallet (1951) can be sold for $60,000-$90,000.
At the Hindman Auction on Tuesday and Wednesday, American historical events and photography featuring the Civil War and the American militia group Bruce B. Hermann. 296 lots including a family gathering From letters and photographs to the Roseborough family, estimated at $15,000-25,000. 120 . album Matthew Brady CDVs of generals and union officers can sell for between $15,000 and $20,000.
Bonhams London sells Beautiful books and manuscripts On Wednesday, June 22nd in 233 batches. An engraved first edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (1997) The highest estimate is £100,000-150,000. Gold and Sharp Birds of New Guinea and the neighboring islands of Papua (1876-1888) in original 25 parts, can sell for £40,000 – £60,000. a “press copy“Shakespeare and Co. Edition of Ulysses (1922), sent to London Mercuryestimated at £30,000 – £50,000, while A Presentation version From the same edition, Joyce engraved it for his friend in Zurich August Suter in the same esteem.
At Sotheby’s Paris on Wednesday, Un Cabinet de Curiosités Bibliophiliques: de Dürer à Alechinsky, at 253 decades. Dürer 1511 Paseo Domini Nostre Gesu Expected to sell for 80,000 – 120,000 euros, and the same artist Abstract in divae parthenices mariae historyiam categorized in 60.000 – 80,000 euros. John Young Photo series of the emperors of Turkey (1815) can bring 40.000-60.000 euros.
University Archive Buy Signatures, manuscripts and rare books On Wednesday, at 480 contracts. A set of 528 items from Signature articles Confederate generals Estimated at $300,000-500,000, while a similar set of 630 items from Union generals It can sell for $175,000 – $200,000. a 1954 Albert Einstein Letter to Arthur Rushmore expected to sell for $60,000-70,000.
Australian book auctions maintain an extension June fair for sale On Wednesday, at 220 contracts.
Forum auctions sell files The Gastronomy Library of Late Caroline Cresford On Thursday 23 June. The 158 pieces include La Farine french chef (1564) and Hannah Glass The art of cooking is easy and simple (1747), each expected to sell for £3,000-4,000.
In Aguttes on Thursday, Aristophil 50, Signatures and Manuscrits Musicaux, at 263 decades. A handful of Olivier Messian’s music manuscripts are expected to fetch the highest prices.
Swann Galleries sells 411 plots of land Maps, atlases, natural history and color plate books Thursday. John Bachman war seat panorama (1861) put the highest estimate at $10,000-15,000, while William Birch’s first state copy”New York City in New York State(1803) It can sell for between $8,000 and $12,000.
On Saturday, June 25, they hold their own Arader exhibition June auction, at 186 lots. Ninth country version of Prince and Bonner’s map of Boston (1769) is expected to sell for $250,000 – $300,000, while William Matthew Hart’s is expected to sell for Sparkling Quetzal Original Watercolor for gold Study of Trogonidae It could make between $200,000 and $275000.