Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Boonton, NJ, United States
DoneThu, Jul 19, 2018 2:00 PM GMT
ABC: Books, Books, Books!
Our "ABC" Book Auction: An online-only auction of fresh, estate books offered without reserve. This sale features lots from the estates of reclusive heiress Huguette Clark; European Old Master collectors Eugene and Clare Thaw; Finnish economist Pentti Kouri, Jacob and Marian Javits, and noted Americana collector Charles Sigety. Highlights include 450 Civil War special orders, some from the command of George A. Custer; autographs from Mickey Mantle, Jackie Gleason, & Barry Goldwater; fine bindings, illustrated and children’s titles from France, Japan, England and the U.S.; original art by Felix Lorioux and Manon Iessel; books signed by William Faulkner, R. Buckminster Fuller, Jean A. Mercier, Linda McCartney & William Cullen Bryant; over 1000 costume color plates; and hundreds of titles and exhibition catalogs on artists from Old Masters to Post-war and Contemporary, including catalogue raisonnes for Georgia O’Keeffe, Emil Nolde and Paul Cezanne.