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January 07 -
08, 2017
Hal Lutsky's Vintage Paper Fair
Northern California's Finest Selection of Postcards, Trade Cards, Stereoviews, Photography, Labels, Brochures, Victorian, Transportation & Sports Memorabilia, and All Manner of Curious, Beautiful and Interesting Old Paper!

Sat 10am - 6pm
Sun 11am - 5pm

Free Admission

Golden Gate Park
County Fair Building
9th Avenue & Lincoln
San Francisco, CA
Other Events West
January 07 -
08, 2017
71st Papermania Plus
Antique Paper Show, Plus Advertising & Photography

120 Exhibitors
Free Appraisals: Sun 11am - 2pm

Sat 10am - 5pm
Sun 10am - 4pm

$8 admission (with card $7.50)

XL Center
1 Civic Center Plaza
Hartford, CT
Other Events New England
January 10, 2017
Lawrence C. Wroth: Pioneer of the "Bibliographical Way"
A talk by Richard Ring,
Head Curator of the Watkinson Library at Trinity College, Hartford, Connecticut

Scholar-Librarian Lawrence C. Wroth (1884-1970) was an acknowledged authority of colonial American history, bibliography, and cartography. A learned wordsmith who for 65 years generated seminal works on the history and print cultures of the Americas, Wroth directed the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University for nearly four decades, was a consultant to the Library of Congress for 11 years, and to the Pierpont Morgan Library for over 30 years. This talk on his life and career will be given in celebration of Ring's 2016 publication of a selection of Wroth's "Notes for Bibliophiles," a column which appeared in the New York Herald Tribune in the 1930's and 40's. Only a few copies remain available. Interested Ticknorites can contact him directly at for more information.

6:00pm -8:00pm

First Church Boston
66 Marlborough Street
Boston, MA
Lecture New England
January 10 -
16, 2017
Dreweatts/Bloomsbury Auctions
Prints from the Collection of the late Clifford and Rosemary

This is a Timed Online Auction, which starts on Tuesday 3rd January and closes on Monday 16th January, from 10am (GMT) with each lot closing sequentially at intervals of 2 minutes. In addition, each lot is offered with a Buy It Now option.

Thurs 12th
Fri 13th
Sun 15th (by appointment only)

Dreweatts/Bloomsbury Auctions
Donnington Priory
Oxford Road
Newbury, Berkshire, UNITED KINGDOM
Auctions International
January 11, 2017
Lyon & Turnbull Auctioneers
Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps & Photography

This Rare Books auction includes a collection of manuscript material relating to William Wordsworth; items from the estate of Oskar Schindler; travel and topography, science, medicine, and continental books; English literature; and Animal Locomotion, an early book of photographs by Eadweard Muybridge.


Viewing Times:
Sun, Jan 8th 12 noon - 4pm
Mon, Jan 9th 10am - 5pm
Tue, Jan 10th 10am - 5pm
Morning of sale from 9am

Lyon & Turnbull Auctioneers
33 Broughton Place
Auctions International
January 12, 2017
PBA Galleries
Rare Medicine & Science: Inventory of Edwin V. Glaser Rare Books (with additions)
Sale #605


PBA Galleries
1233 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA
Auctions West
January 13 -
14, 2017
Used,Rare and Collectible Books, Ephemera, Autographs, Photographs, Maps, Prints, Postcards, First Editions, Fine Bindings, Childrens, Illustrated, Cookery, History, Texana, Military, Misc. Nonfiction and Reference

Fri evening: 6pm - 9pm
Sat: 10am - 5pm

Adults $8 (includes $5 voucher towards purchase)
Under 12 Free

Norris Conference Center, 2525 Anderson Lane
Austin, TX
Other Events Southwest
January 14 -
15, 2017
Book and Paper Row
A popular section of the Boston Antiques and Design Show devoted to rare and vintage books and ephemera.

Sat 10am - 4pm
Sun 11am - 4pm

Shriner's Auditorium
99 Fordham Road
Wilmington, MA
Book Fairs New England
January 18, 2017
Sotheby's - New York
Alexander Hamilton: An Important Family Archive of Letters and Manuscripts

Never truly forgotten, Alexander Hamilton, one of America’s previously neglected founding fathers, has recently achieved a level of fame, and even celebrity, not seen since his own brief but momentous lifetime. Starting with the inclusion, 2001, of a wide-ranging selection of Hamilton’s letters, essays, and government papers in the canonical Library of America series; continuing with Ron Chernow’s prize-winning and best-selling biography, Alexander Hamilton, 2004; and culminating with Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Broadway phenomenon Hamilton, which won eleven Tony Awards earlier this year, Alexander Hamilton now stands with Washington, Jefferson, Adams, Franklin, and Madison in terms of familiarity—and probably eclipses them all in terms of popularity.

Just reading the register of Hamilton’s achievements is exhausting: mercantile clerk, college student, poet, artillery captain, adjutant to General Washington during the Revolutionary War, congressman, abolitionist, founder of the Bank of New York, New York state assemblyman, member of the Constitutional Convention and the New York Ratifying Convention, essayist responsible for the majority of the Federalist Papers and all of the Pacificus Papers, first Secretary of the Treasury, founder of the New York Post, major general in the army, a titanic force in the country’s first four presidential elections—and the father of eight.

Sotheby’s is privileged to offer for sale a highly important family archive of manuscripts by and relating to Alexander Hamilton which touch on virtually every phase of his extraordinary life.


Sotheby's - New York
1334 York Avenue
New York, NY
Auctions Mid-Atlantic
January 19, 2017
Bonhams - London, Knightsbridge
Home & Interiors
The Gentleman's Library Sale


12 Jan 2017 09:00 - 16:30 GMT
13 Jan 2017 09:00 - 16:30 GMT
15 Jan 2017 11:00 - 15:00 GMT
16 Jan 2017 09:00 - 16:30 GMT
17 Jan 2017 09:00 - 16:30 GMT
18 Jan 2017 09:00 - 16:30 GMT

Bonhams - London, Knightsbridge
Montpelier Street
London, Knightsbridge, ENGLAND
Auctions International
January 20 -
29, 2017
Winter Antiques Show
The Winter Antiques Show marks its 63rd year as the most prestigious art, antiques, and design fair in America, featuring the “best of the best” from Antiquity through the present. Held at the historic Park Avenue Armory in New York City, the Show provides new and established collectors, curators, dealers, and design professionals with opportunities to view and purchase exceptional pieces showcased by 73 exhibitors. One-third of the Show’s exhibitors are specialists in Americana, with the rest featuring English, European, and Asian fine and decorative arts.

Every object exhibited at the Winter Antiques Show is vetted for authenticity, date, and condition by a committee of 160 experts from the United States and Europe. The strict vetting regulations and the vettors’ expertise ensure that buyers can purchase with confidence.

The Winter Antiques Show is an annual benefit for East Side House Settlement, a community resource in the South Bronx that celebrates its 125th anniversary in 2016. East Side House’s programs focus on education and technology as gateways out of poverty and as the keys to economic opportunity. All revenues from the show’s general admissions and the net proceeds from the preview parties and other events go East Side House and contribute substantially to its private philanthropic budget. No part of sales made by exhibitors is received by East Side House.

Daily 12pm – 8pm
Sun & Thu 12pm – 6pm

Opening Night Party Jan, 19, 2017

Daily admission is $25, which includes the Show's award-winning catalogue.

Park Avenue Armory
Park Avenue at 67th Street
New York, NY
Art/Antiques Fairs Mid-Atlantic
January 21, 2017
Sotheby's - Paris
Bande Dessinée / Comics


Wed, Jan 18th 10am - 6pm
Thu, Jan 19th 10am - 6pm
Fri, Jan 20th 10am - 6pm

We are looking for high-quality comic works in mediums as diverse as original pages, drawings and paintings from international cartoonists.

We are now accepting consignments until mid-November 2016.

Sotheby's - Paris
76, rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré
Auctions International
January 21, 2017
Sotheby's - Paris
Bande Dessinée / Comics

The fourth instalment of our Comics sale in Paris features over 60 treasures from the history of the artform. Among these masterpieces are works from three masters of the golden age of European comics: Franquin, Hergé and Uderzo.

Executed by Franquin in 1958, the truly exceptional plate of Spirou et les petits formats is bursting with life. The eponymous protagonist of the comic is depicted alongside Marsupilami, a fascinating animal that Franquin liked to depict “au naturel” with a combination of candor, vitality and mischievousness. Franquin creates a detailed scene without overworking it and, with the help of fellow artist Jean Roba, concentrates on drawing the reader’s eye to the action. Of particular interest are his use of shadow and the way he plays with the exposed stonework and outlines buildings in the background.

Have you ever dreamed of drawing with Hergé? Thanks to the original work in our sale your dream could come true! The main characters from the Adventures of Tintin are all depicted on a painter’s palette, and it is the inclusion of all six here that makes this work so desirable. Originally published in 1957, the work was designed for the cover of a colouring book. The striking modernity of this illustration just goes to show Hergé's interest in painting and his talent as a poster artist.

The extract from Le Devin is more than just a cartoon board, it is a joy. It reveals the genius of Astérix’s creator Uderzo at staging scene, but also his comic talent and his skill at depicting movement. When Obélix’s dog Idéfix leaps onto his master, the reader is left in no doubt as to what is happening. Equally, in the subsequent box, Obélix’s anger is represented by wisps of air, but also by the appearance of the lettering and the speech bubble. Uderzo leaves nothing to chance, even paying homage to Rembrandt’s painting The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp.


Sotheby's - Paris
76, rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré
Auctions International
January 21, 2017
Case Antiques Auctions & Appraisals
Winter Art and Antiques Auction

Over 900 lots, featuring art, antiques, maps and books from the collections of Dr. and Mrs. Benjamin H. Caldwell and Charles and Ann Wells of Nashville, folk art from the collection of the Regional Arts Center of Cannon County, TN.; and art, antiques and jewelry from several other fine Southern collections and estates.

Preview: Preview is Friday, Jan. 20th noon to 6pm Eastern or by appointment.

Case Antiques Auctions & Appraisals
2240 Sutherland Avenue, Suite 101
Knoxville, TN
Auctions South
January 25, 2017
Stair Galleries - Online Auction
American Prints & Drawings: 1925-1975

On Wednesday, January 25th, we will be having an online-only auction featuring works on paper from the “Golden Age” of American printmaking and drawing. Included are works by Cecil Bell, Louis Lozowick, John Sloan, Marguerite and William Zorach, Maurice Sterne, George Luks, and others from the American Modernist school.



Saturday, January 7th, 11-5pm
Sunday, January 8th, 12-5pm

Monday, January 9th, 10-5pm
Tuesday, January 10th, 10-5pm
Wednesday, January 11th, 10-5pm
Thursday, January 12th, 10-5pm
Friday, January 13th, 10-5pm

Monday, January 16th, 10-5pm
Tuesday, January 17th, 10-5pm
Wednesday, January 18th, 10-5pm
Thursday, January 19th, 10-5pm
Friday, January 20th, 10-5pm

Monday, January 23rd, 10-5pm
Tuesday, January 24th, 10-5pm
Wednesday, January 25th, 10-
Online Auction begins at 2pm

Stair Galleries
549 Warren Street
Hudson, NY
Auctions Mid-Atlantic
January 25, 2017
Forum Auctions
Fine Books, Western Manuscripts & Works on Paper

1:00pm GMT

Forum Auctions, 220 Queenstown Road, London SW8 4LP
Monday 16th January 10.00am – 5.30pm
Tuesday 17th January 10.00am – 5.30pm
Wednesday 18th January 10.00am – 5.30pm
Thursday 19th January 10.00am – 5.30pm

The Westbury Hotel, London W1S 2YF
Monday 23rd January 1.00pm - 8.00pm
Tuesday 24th January 9.30am – 6.00pm
Wednesday 25th January from 9.30am

Forum Auctions
The Westbury Hotel
38 Conduit St, Mayfair
Auctions International
January 25, 2017
Dominic Winters Auctioneers
Printed Books, Maps & Documents

Important Map & Atlases, Early Geological & Topographical Works

Music and Theatre History, Opera Memorabilia


9am - 7pm Tuesday 24 January
from 9am Wednesday 25 January

Dominic Winters Auctioneers
Mallard House
Broadway Lane
South Cerney
Auctions International
January 26, 2017
Swann Auction Galleries
Vintage Posters

Alphonse Mucha & Masters of Art Nouveau: The Harry C. Meyerhoff Collection
Sale #2435


Jan 21, 12-5
Jan 23-25, 10-6
Jan 26, 10-12

Swann Auction Galleries
104 East 25th Street
New York, NY
Auctions Mid-Atlantic
January 27, 2017
Fine Prints
Auction 2977B

The January Fine Prints auction features a superb assortment of 126 lots of lithographs, etchings, screenprints and more with works by such artists as Roy Lichtenstein, Helen Frankenthaler, Robert Motherwell, David Hockney, Robert Rauschenberg, and Pablo Picasso.


Preview Times
January 25, 12pm – 5pm
January 26, 12pm – 8pm
January 27, 9am – 10am

63 Park Plaza
Boston, MA
Auctions New England
January 27, 2017
Fine Photographs
Auction 2977B

The January auction presents a strong selection of fine photographs for beginning and experienced collectors. The 73 lots on offer feature works by 19th century, modern, and contemporary masters, including Francis Frith, Manuel Álvarez Bravo, André Kertész, Alfred Stieglitz, Irving Penn, and Sally Mann.


Preview Times
January 25, 12pm – 5pm
January 26, 12pm – 8pm
January 27, 9am – 10am

63 Park Plaza
Boston, MA
Auctions New England
January 28, 2017
Arader Galleries
Winter 2017 Auction

This sale will feature offerings from Audubon's Birds of America and Viviparous Quadrupeds of America as well as a selection of fine paintings, natural history works on paper and pivotal maps and views. This sale will coincide with the Winter Antiques Show at the Park Avenue Armory (January 20-29) where Arader Galleries will have a selection of works on view.


Preview from Jan. 12th

Arader Galleries
1016 Madison Avenue
New York, NY
Auctions Mid-Atlantic