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Auction Catalogues
Located in Bridgewater, CT
For sale about 500 auction catalogues from 1980s to present, about Art Nouveau, Art Deco, 20th century decorative arts. Auction houses: Sotheby's, Christie's, Philips, Bonhams, Taja...
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Late 20th Century French Art Deco Books

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Auction Catalogues
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Christie's South Kensington Auction Catalog
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Christie's South Kensington Auction Catalog June, 6 2001 English and continental furniture, tapestries and works of arts sale. Size: 8" x 10.5" x .75" 361 pages Printed in England Lo...
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Early 2000s North American Hollywood Regency Books

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Norman Adams Auction Catalogue from Sotheby's London
Located in valatie, NY
The Norman Adams Legacy 1923-2009 auction catalogue from Sotheby's London of Classic English Furniture London held 21 April 2009. London: Sotheby's, 2009. Soft cover. 184 pp. An auct...
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21st Century and Contemporary English Books

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Nine Auction Catalogues, European Works of Art
Located in valatie, NY
1) Sotheby's New York: European Works of Art, Tapestries, Furniture, English furniture and decorations, 2000. Softcover with 405 lots. 2) Sotheby's New York, European Works of Art, 1...
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1990s Books

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Northeast Auctions, The Charles V. Swain Collection of Pewter
Located in valatie, NY
Northeast Auctions, The Charles V. Swain Collection of Pewter. Manchester: Northeast Auctions, 2007. Softcover. 232 pp. The single-owner sale of the collection of Charles V. Swain, a...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Books

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THE CHAIR, Christie's Auction Catalogue 29 October 1997
Located in North Yorkshire, GB
A catalogue produced by Christie's for an auction of Chairs which took place in 1997, with 124 lots all fully illustrated and described, together with auction estimated prices. The c...
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20th Century Books

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Two Sotheby's London Auction Catalogues on Musical Instruments
By Sotheby's
Located in valatie, NY
Two Sotheby's London auction catalogues on musical instruments. 1.) Sotheby's London Musical Instruments Thursday 14th November 1985. Hardcover with no dust jacket. Unpaginated. 2.) ...
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Late 20th Century English Books

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Christie's Auction New York Important Jewels December 8, 1993 #7806
Located in valatie, NY
Christie's Auction New York Important Jewels December 8, 1993 #7806. First edition catalog. 293pp. with 611 lots photoed in color and fully described.  
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1990s American Books

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Butterfield & Butterfield Decorative Arts Auction Catalogue 1999 Art Deco
Located in Philadelphia, PA
An auction catalogue from the Butterfield & Butterfield Los Angeles and San Fransisco sale of 20th century decorative Arts – Prints, posters, paintings, and silver. The sale featu...
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1990s American International Style Books

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Sotheby's "The Duke and Duchess of Windsor Auction" Book
Located in valatie, NY
Sotheby's catalogues from the Duke and Duchess of Windsor Auction from September 11-19, 1997. New York: Sotheby's, 1997. First edition soft covers with slip case. A three volume set ...
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1990s American Books

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Auction Catalogue from The Estate of Ambassador Pamela Harriman
Located in valatie, NY
Auction catalogue from The Estate of Ambassador Pamela Harriman May 19-21, 1997. New York: Sotheby's, 1997. First edition softcover with results, 478 pp. Auction catalogue from Sothe...
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20th Century American Books

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Christie's Auction New York Magnificent Jewels October 21, 1992
Located in valatie, NY
Christie's Auction New York Magnificent Jewels October 21, 1992. First Edition softcover catalog. 728 lots all photoed in color and described.        
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1990s American Books

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Bonhams & Butterfield Furniture and Decorative Arts Auction Catalogue, 2004
Located in Philadelphia, PA
An auction catalogue from the Bonhams & Butterfield New York sale of 20th century furniture and decorative arts. The sale featured a wonderful collection of Art Deco furniture and...
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21st Century and Contemporary American International Style Books

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CHRISTIE'S 50 YEARS OF JAMES BOND THE AUCTION, 2012 Catalogue
Located in North Yorkshire, GB
This is the catalogue for an official charity auction of many items of James Bond memorabilia from over the many years of films, together with items donated by Timothy Dalton, Aston ...
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20th Century Books

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Sotheby’s Auction Catalog Fine European Furniture Ny October 2008
Located in valatie, NY
Sotheby’s Auction catalog fine European Furniture Ny October 2008. Sotheby's NY, 2008. 1st Ed softcover with results. Highlighted by a large Russian neoclassical Ormolu and cut-glass...
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Early 2000s American Books

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Simpson Galleries Art and Antique Auction House Catalog, 2012
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Simpson Galleries Art and Antique Auction house catalog Auction of Sept. 29 and 30 of 2012 Lot 10
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2010s North American American Classical Books

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Important Chinese Export Porcelain Mottahedeh Collection Auction Catalog, 1985
Located in valatie, NY
Sotheby's: Important Chinese export porcelain from the Mottahedeh collection auction catalog, 1985. First edition soft cover catalog. The catalog contains 375 lots fully Illustrated ...
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Vintage 1980s Books

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Christie's NY Interiors Auction Catalogues, 2008-2009, Set of Three
By Christie's
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A group of three auction catalogues from the Christie's New York 'Interiors' sales. The Interior sale catalogues are noted for their in-depth writings and beautiful full-color pho...
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21st Century and Contemporary American International Style Books

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Sotheby's Auction Catalogue for The Krug Collection of Glass Part I
Located in valatie, NY
Sotheby's, The Krug Collection of Glass Part I. London: Sotheby's Parke Bernet and Co., 1981. First edition hardcover with dust jacket. 185 pp. An auction catalogue for the Krug Coll...
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20th Century English Books

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Sotheby's "The Duke and Duchess of Windsor Auction" Book Catalogs
Located in New York, NY
Sotheby's "The Duke and Duchess of Windsor Auction" book catalogs. Sotheby's catalogues from the Duke and Duchess of Windsor Auction from September 11-19, 1997. New York: Sotheby's, ...
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20th Century American Books

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Sotheby's NY Auction Catalogues, Fine English Furniture & Decorations, Set of 2
By Sotheby's
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A pair of auction catalogues from the Sotheby's New York sales of Fine English Furniture and Decorations. Dated: Saturday, January 27th, 1996 - Sale No. 6802 Friday, June 28th, ...
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1990s American International Style Books

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Auction Catalogues from Walter Chrysler Jr. Collection of English Furniture
Located in valatie, NY
Auction catalogues from the Walter Chrysler Jr. Collection of English Furniture in two volumes. New York: Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., 1960. First edition hardcovers with no dust ja...
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20th Century American Books

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Robert Mapplethorpe Collection, Christie's Auction Catalog 1989 with Price List
Located in Stamford, CT
The Robert Mapplethorpe collection sold for the benefit of the The Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation at Christie's New York, October 31, 1989 with introduction by Patti Smith. Hardcover...
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Late 20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Books

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Oriental Art at Auction, 1st Ed Presentation Copy, Eldred 1973
Located in valatie, NY
Oriental Art at Auction, 1st Ed Presentation Copy, Robert Eldred August 1973. Red leather bound with gilt highlights. Presented to the consignor with a thank you letter from Robert E...
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Vintage 1970s American Books

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Catalogue from Famous Faces Watch Auction for Charity, 1999, President Trump
Located in valatie, NY
Catalogue from Famous Faces Watch Auction for Charity, New York City February 24, 1999. New York: Antiquorum Editions, 1999. Soft cover, 237 pp. A star studded auction catalogue of w...
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20th Century American Books

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Print Price Index 92: 1990-1991 Auction Season by Peter Falk
Located in valatie, NY
Print price index 92: 1990-1991 auction season by Peter Falk. Sound view press, Ct., 1991. Hardcover no dust cover. 1,024pp. In addition to art prints there are special sections on: ...
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1990s American Books

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Auction Catalogue of Italian Fine Art, Silver, Ivory, and Venetian Objects, 2006
Located in valatie, NY
Rari oggetti d'arte, mobili, argenti, avori e dipinti antichi dalla residenza di una nobildonna veneziana e altre provenienze: Venezia: 5 ottobre 2006 / Semenzato casa d'asteItalian....
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Books

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Sotheby's Japanese Works of Art, Thursday 21st March 1991, Auction Catalog
Located in valatie, NY
Sotheby's: Japanese Works of Art, Thursday 21st March 1991. Sotheby's 1st Ed softcover. 382 lots photoed in B&W and color.
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1990s English Books

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Artwork of the Soviet Union, Auction by Guernsey's, October 22-23, 1988
Located in valatie, NY
Artwork of the Soviet Union; Auction by Guernsey's, October 22-23, 1988. Softcover 1st Ed. Guernsey's, New York, 1988.Includes essays by Kornetchuk and Starr and detailed artist biog...
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Vintage 1980s American Books

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The Estate of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Sotheby's Auction Catalog Book
By Sotheby's
Located in Atlanta, GA
In April of 1996, Sotheby's auctioned the contents of the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis estate in nine sessions filled with the personal treasures and collections of the former first la...
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1990s Style

19 Sotheby's & Christies Chinese Ceramics Furniture Bronzes Auction Catalogs
Located in Lambertville, NJ
Nice Library of Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Auction catalogs from the two major players Christie's and Sotheby's. Each catalog offered many lots for sale, with descriptions and...
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20th Century American Books

Butterfields Auction Catalogue, Marilyn Monroe, The Red Velvet Images, 2001
Located in Philadelphia, PA
An auction catalogue from Butterfields’ Los Angeles sale of The Marilyn Monroe Red Velvet Images, photographed in 1948. The sale featured the Red Velvet images along with the inte...
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Early 2000s American International Style Books

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Christie’s NY Auction Catalogue, Jean & Kenneth Chorley Art Collection, 1993
By Christie's
Located in Philadelphia, PA
An auction catalogue from the Christie’s New York sale of the Jean and Kenneth Chorley Collection. Kenneth Chorley served as President and a Trustee at Colonial Williamsburg. The ...
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1990s American International Style Books

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Christie's Auction House Review of the Season 1980, Studio Vista, London
By Studio Vista, Christie's
Located in Pully, CH
Christies Review of the Season, 1980 Author:John Herbert Publisher:Studio Vista/Christies Published on: 1980-01-01.
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Vintage 1980s British Mid-Century Modern Books

Elizabeth Taylor's Christies Auction Estate Set of Six Catalogs in Case
Located in Santa Barbara, CA
Elizabeth Taylor's Christies Auction Estate set of catalogs The volume of six catalogs are comprised of the extensive collections of her magnificent jewels, clothing, apparel, and...
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21st Century and Contemporary Collection

The Duke & Duchess of Windsor's Sotheby's Estate Auction Catalog Circa 1997
By Sotheby's
Located in Santa Barbara, CA
The Duke & Duchess of Windsor's Sotheby's Estate Auction Catalog c 1997 The catalog is an extensive archive of their possessions from the contents of their estate Features the coll...
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1990s Style

Sotheby's Auction Catalogue: Fine European Furniture
Located in valatie, NY
Sotheby's Auction Catalogue: Fine European Furniture Including Tapestries, Silver, Ceramics and Carpets. New York: Sotheby's, 2010. First edition soft cover. 144 pages. A beautiful S...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Books

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Marilyn Monroe Auction Catalogue by Darren Julien
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Marilyn Monroe auction catalogue by Darren Julien. June 4th 2005. President and CEO Julien's Auctions. It is a privilege for julien's to bring this collection of personal and profe...
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Late 20th Century American Folk Art Books

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"The Collection of Mrs. Edward F. Hutton" Auction Catalogue
By Sotheby Parke Bernet
Located in valatie, NY
The collection of Mrs. Edward F. Hutton auction catalogue. New York, Sotheby's Parkes Bernet Inc., 1972. First edition soft cover. 212 pp. An auction catalogue for the collection of ...
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20th Century American Books

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Sotheby's Art at Auction, 1986-1987, First Edition
Located in valatie, NY
Sotheby's Art at Auction, 1986-1987 by Georgia Fogg. Sotheby's Publications, 1987. First Edition hardcover with dust jacket. Numerous color and b&w illustrations throughout. With sec...
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1990s English Books

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Sotheby's Antiquities Auction Catalogs 1990s-2000s Set of 14
Located in Stamford, CT
A set of 14 Sotheby's and Christie's Auction catalogs of Antiquities. Sales in London and New York dating from the 1990s and 2000s. These are incomparable reference materials, with t...
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20th Century American Greco Roman Books

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Auction Catalogue from the Estate of Ambassador Pamela Harriman
Located in valatie, NY
Auction catalogue from The Estate of Ambassador Pamela Harriman, May 19-21, 1997. New York: Sotheby's, 1997. First edition hardcover with dust jacket and results, 478 pp. A beautiful...
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20th Century American Books

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Japanese Works of Art, Christie's Auction Catalogue, NY, 1997
Located in valatie, NY
Japanese Works of Art - Christie's Auction Catalogue, NY, 1997. First edition soft cover catalogue. Items include: Japanese Prints, Illustrated Books, Manuscripts, Paintings, Screens...
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1990s American Books

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Christie’s NY Auction Catalogue Henry P. McIlhenny Collection, Philadelphia 1987
By Christie's
Located in Philadelphia, PA
An auction catalogue from the Christie’s New York sale of the Henry P. McIlhenny Collection, featuring content from his estate on Rittenhouse Square in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Th...
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Vintage 1980s American International Style Books

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Robert Mapplethorpe Collection, First Edition Christie's Auction Catalog, 1989
Located in Rochester, NY
1st edition hardcover Christies auction catalog - The Robert Mapplethorpe Collection - sold for the benefit of the Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation, Inc. - New York - Tuesday October 3...
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20th Century American Books

Two Auction Catalogues for the Property of James P. Donahue
By Parke-Bernet Galleries
Located in valatie, NY
Two Parke-Bernet Galleries Auction Catalogues for the Property of James P. Donahue. 1.) English, Italian, and French Period Furniture Including Textiles, Oriental Rugs and Decorative...
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20th Century American Books

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Sotheby’s NY Auction Catalogue, Important English Furniture & Decorations, 1996
By Sotheby's
Located in Philadelphia, PA
An auction catalogue from the Sotheby’s New York sale of Important English Furniture and Decorations. Dated: October 11th, 1996 – Sale No. 6893 Featuring furniture and pieces o...
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1990s American International Style Books

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Sotheby's Catalogues from Château De Groussay Auction, Four Volumes
Located in valatie, NY
Sotheby's catalogues from Château de Groussay auction, four volumes, Paris, Sotheby's, 1999. First edition paper backs with slip case. 800 pp. A four volume set of Sotheby's auction ...
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20th Century French Books

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Sotheby's Catalogues from the Duke & Duchess of Windsor Auction
Located in valatie, NY
Sotheby's Catalogues from The Duke and Duchess of Windsor Auction from September 11-19, 1997. New York: Sotheby's, 1997. First edition soft covers with slip case. A three volume set ...
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20th Century American Books

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Auction Catalogues for the Collection for Lily & Edmond J. Sarfa, 2 Vols
By Sotheby's
Located in valatie, NY
Sotheby's Auction Catalogues for Property from the Collection for Lily & Edmond J. Sarfa in two volumes. New York: Sotheby's., 2005. First edition soft covers. 500 pp. Two auction ca...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Books

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Auction Catalogue for The Collections of Cornelia Van Rensselaer Hartman
Located in valatie, NY
Auction Catalogue for The Collections of Cornelia Van Rensselaer Hartman. Cambridge: Marc Matz & Heidi Pribell, 1989. Unpaginated softcover. The single-owner sale includes pieces tha...
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20th Century American Books

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Sotheby's Auction Catalog Decorative Arts Collection of Carter Burden, 2003
Located in valatie, NY
Sotheby's Auction Catalog: Decorative Arts Collection of Carter Burden, 2003. 1st Ed softcover with 334 lots photographed in color and fully described with results. NPT Books, a di...
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Early 2000s American Books

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CHRISTIE'S - 50 YEARS OF JAMES BOND THE AUCTION, 2012 Catalogue
Located in North Yorkshire, GB
This is the catalogue for an official charity auction of many items of James Bond memorabilia from over the many years of films, together with items donated by Timothy Dalton, Aston ...
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20th Century Books

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2 Auction Catalogues Estate of Doris Merrill Magowan & Dr. Alexandre Benchoufi
Located in valatie, NY
Christie's, Estate of Doris Merrill Magowan May, 2002 in New York. Softcover auction catalogue. 195 pp. Features fine Asian wares, furniture, lighting, ceramics and other items. With...
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20th Century American Books

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Sotheby's Auction Catalogue for The Estate of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
By Sotheby's
Located in valatie, NY
Sotheby's Auction Catalogue for The Estate of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis April 23-26, 1996. New York: Sotheby's, 1996. First edition softcover. 584 pp. The highly collectable Sotheby...
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20th Century American Books

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Chatsworth. The Attic Sale. Auction at Chatsworth, Derbyshire. 5-7 October 2010
Located in valatie, NY
Chatsworth. The Attic Sale. Auction at Chatsworth, Derbyshire. 5-7 October 2010. Sotheby & Co. London, 2010. First edition softcover. Catalogue for The Attic Sale at Chatsworth held ...
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2010s Great Britain (UK) Books

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Sotheby's Auction Catalogue for The Mrs. Charles Wrightsman Palm Beach Estate
Located in valatie, NY
Sotheby's Auction Catalogue for the Property from the collection of Mrs. Charles Wrightsman Removed from her Palm Beach Residence. New York: Sotheby's, 1984. First edition hardcover ...
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20th Century American Books

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Christie's NY Auction Catalogue Collection of Mrs. J. Insley Blair, January 2000
By Christie's
Located in Philadelphia, PA
An auction catalogue from the Christie's New York sale, property of the Collection of Mrs. J. Insley Blair. The Blair family descended from John Insley Blair, an American entrepreneu...
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21st Century and Contemporary American International Style Books

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Sotheby's The Jewels of the Duchess of Windsor, Auction Catalog, 1987
Located in valatie, NY
Sotheby’s The Jewels of the Duchess of Windsor Auction Catalog 1987. Throughout their life together the Duke and Duchess had commissioned jewelry from the top makers of 20th century ...
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Vintage 1980s Swiss Books

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Sotheby's Auction Catalogue: Property from the Collection of Mrs. Antenor Patiño
Located in valatie, NY
Sotheby's Auction Catalogue: Property from the Collection of Mrs. Antenor Patiño. New York: Sotheby's, 1997. First edition hardcover with dust jacket. 77 pp. A Sotheby's auction cata...
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20th Century American Books

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Auction Books For Sale on 1stDibs

There is a range of auction books for sale on 1stDibs. The range of distinct auction books — often made from paper — can elevate any home. Auction books have been made for many years, and versions that date back to the 20th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 21st Century. Mid-Century Modern, Art Deco and Folk Art auction books are consistently popular styles. There have been many well-made auction books over the years, but those made by Sotheby's, Christie's and Parke-Bernet Galleries are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much are Auction Books?

Prices for auction books start at $35 and top out at $3,200 with the average selling for $95.