Fri, July 17th 4pm – 5:30pm
Beth Redmond will be in the gallery to host a live discussion with a few of our members and walk through the show. 

Fri, Sep 25th 6pm 
We are currently planning to hold an in-person reception at Arion Press if it is safe in light of COVID-19 restrictions.

Arion Press Grabhorn

Laura Meseguer Hosts Four-Day Online Stencil Type Design Workshop with Letterform Archive

Stencil Type Design has been proven as a great way to explain and practice the principles underlying the design of typefaces.

Award-Winning International Graphic & Type Designer from Spain
Marks the Archive’s First Class Taught Internationally

All Summer Programming –

The Howard Hughes Auction …Followed by Exceptional Historical Autographs & The Collection of William J. Bell, Legendary TV Writer, Producer.


Auction previews by appointment only

Profiles in History
26662 Agoura Road

Calabasas, CA

Fine Art – Photography & Prints
Food & Drink – Illustrated Books
Sale #704

Over 350 lots including original works of art, with books on agriculture, horticulture, brewing, and cookery, with photography from the collection of Robert Enteen, illustrated and fine press books. Featured is an original Diego Rivera watercolor for the March 1932 cover of Fortune Magazine

Art & Archaeology of Asia - Travel & Exploration - Cartography
Sale #697


PBA Galleries
605 Addison Street

Berkeley, CA

Americana - Travel & Exploration World History - Cartography
Sale #699

Auction conducted live over the internet with remote and phone bidding during the auction, and pre-sale absentee bidding.

Over 400 lots of rare and important printed and manuscript material, photographs, maps, prints, ephemera, and more. Featured is a selection of nearly fifty lots from the

Even though we have had to cancel the 2020 Rose City Book & Paper Fair scheduled for June 12-13 in Portland, Oregon, we are still going to have a book fair! The inaugural Rose City Virtual Book Fair will take place during the same weekend the fair was originally scheduled. We are very happy about this exciting new opportunity. 

There are already lots of ways to buy books online.

Art & Archaeology of Asia - Travel & Exploration
Sale #697

A significant gathering of material, primarily from a private California collection, with over 300 lots featuring rare and important works on archaeological discoveries along the Silk Road in central Asia by Aurel Stein and others; important collections of painting and artwork of East Asia; and accounts of travel

Rare Photography: Books & Images
The Robert Enteen Collection
With Illustration & Fine Books
Sale #696

Nearly 450 lots featuring the Robert Enteen collection of photography's first 100 years: 1839-1939, an internationally significant private collection of early photography. Complementing the early photography collection is a comprehensive collection of the

The Alex Raymond Flash Gordon 

Featuring the original artwork for Flash Gordon #1 -- the origin and first appearance of sci-fi's greatest hero! 

Profiles in History is proud to announce the greatest find in comic art history: Alex Raymond original Sunday comic strip artwork for Flash Gordon #1 – the origin and first appearance of arguably the greatest and most