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August 24, 2019 Potter & Potter Auctions

Automata: Life and Other Illusions 

Our August sale features the automaton collection of Michael Kam. Over 150 vintage and modern mechanical marvels will go on the block, including rare and unusual examples by Vichy, Lambert, Phalbois, and their contemporaries. Fine and unique examples by modern makers of these intricate living sculptures will also be represented. The automatons will be complemented by a selection of kinetic art, puppets, and associated objects. 


Previews: August 22nd — 23rd 10am — 5pm 

Potter & Potter Auctions 
3759 N. Ravenswood Avenue, Suite 121

Chicago, IL

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Auctions Midwest
September 4, 2019 Heritage Auctions - New York

The Maurice Car Collection of Arts and Sciences Books
Sale #6218

Bidding Begins Approx. August 16th

Partial Preview
Tue, September 3rd

Heritage Auctions - New York
445 Park Avenue

New York, NY

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Auctions Mid-Atlantic
September 5, 2019 Heritage Auctions - New York

Rare Books
Sale #6212

Bidding Begins Approx. August 16th

Partial Preview
September 4th - 5th

Heritage Auctions - New York
445 Park Avenue

New York, NY

Auctions Mid-Atlantic
September 7, 2019 - September 8, 2019 Brooklyn Antiquarian Book Fair

The country's largest regional antiquarian book fair comes to Brooklyn each fall bringing more than 100 top antiquarian book, print, photo, autograph and ephemera dealers from around the globe as well as a full schedule of interesting talks and exhibits. Whether you are looking for a book for under $50 to start a collection or a rare signed first edition, you'll find those and so much more at BABF. 

- Rare and Vintage books 
- Prints 
- Rare Ephemera 
- Posters 
- Modern First Editions 
- Vernacular Photography 
- Manuscripts 
- Art and Design Books 
- Children's Books 
- Historical Documents 
- and much more 

Sat noon - 7pm 
Sun 11am - 4pm 

Brooklyn Expo Center 
72 Noble Street (at Franklin St.) 

Brooklyn, NY

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Book Fairs Mid-Atlantic
September 17, 2019 Artcurial Auctions

Joseph Altounian Collection: Antique Dealer to Museums, Friend to Artists
Sale #3981


Sep 11th 11am - 7pm 
Sep 12th 11am - 7pm 
Sep 13th 11am - 7pm
Sep 14th 11am - 6pm 
Sep 15th 2pm - 6pm 
Sep 16th 11am - 7pm

Joseph Altounian Collection: Session 2
Sep 18th 14:00

Artcurial Auctions
7 rond-point des Champs-Élysées

Paris, France

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Auctions International