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Dickens & Twain set world records at Potter & Potter Aug. 28
CHICAGO – Potter and Potter‘s spectacular August 28 Fine Books and Manuscripts Sale was the company’s highest-grossing auction to date. After a day of spirited bidding, 107 lots realized between $1,000-4,999; 22 lots realized between $5,000-9,999; and 16 lots broke the five digit mark.
Jasper52 vintage map auction Nov. 5 going global
NEW YORK – A 19th century French terrestrial globe tops an auction of vintage maps that will be conducted by Jasper52 on Tuesday, Nov. 5. Fifteen globes and more than 130 maps and atlases are offered in the online auction. Bid absentee or live online exclusively through LiveAuctioneers.
All compass points covered in PBA cartography sale Sept. 19
BERKELEY, Calif. – On Thursday, Sep. 19, PBA Galleries will offer an auction of Cartography – Americana – Exploration – Voyages: The Warren Heckrotte & Margaret Gee Collection. The auction will feature over 200 select lots with important cartographic material from the collection of the late Warren Heckrotte and his longtime companion Maggie Gee, plus […]
Cruising with a premium antiquarian map auction July 16
NEW YORK – Anchors aweigh! Set sail for foreign ports with a Jasper52 online auction of antique and collectible maps and atlases that will launch Tuesday, July 16. The selection of more than 120 lots ranges from a 15th century map of the world that was published a year after Columbus’ first voyage to the […]