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DoneDec 21, 2021 11:34 AM EST
Basel, Basel, Switzerland
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HAMMER 87 / Library of Robert Guy / Part 5

Art reference books from the library of Dr John Robert Guy (1949-2020) About 5,000 lots, which will be auctioned as follows: - Sale 83 (1/10) 14.12.2021: general books (Egypt, Greece, Italy, Orient etc.) - Sale 84 (2/10) 15.12.2021: themed books (materials & techniques) - Sale 85 (3/10) 16.12.2021: themed books (mythology, burials, society etc.) - Sale 86 (4/10) 17.12.2021: museum bulletins & records - Sale 87 (5/10) 21.12.2021: studies, papers, yearbooks, journals etc. As the auctions will take a long time, it is recommended (besides the possibility of pre-bidding) to mark the lots you are interested in with the heart icon (top right of the picture of the book). You will then receive a reminder message from Live Auctioneers 10 lots before they will be auctioned. Parts 6 to 10 (art history, auction catalogues, encyclopedias, exhibition catalogues etc.) will be auctioned early 2022. Stay up to date and follow Hammer Auktionen on Live Auctioneers. SHIPPING Hammer Auktionen will gladly arrange all shipping in house via "Swiss Post". The costs (depending on weight) can be calculated here: NB: The weight of each lot is mentioned in the catalogue entry. Packaging, insurance and handling is charged with additional CHF 10 (min.) to 50 (max.), depending on size and weight. If you wish a different shipping quotation, or have any questions about the services we offer, please contact: Matthias Asael (, and we will take care of your instructions. In order to determine shipping costs in case of purchases at multiple auctions, all invoices will be sent on December 21, after the sale 87. Shipping will take place in the first two weeks of January 2022. BEST OF LUCK! Hammer Auktionen
Auction Curators:
Jean David
African and Oceanic Art
Matthias ASAEL
Collectibles, Books, Postcards, Accessories
Lot Number: Lowest

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