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Tag: Dr. Seuss

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    Bonhams Offers Memorabilia and Manuscripts From Georgia O’Keeffe and Andy Warhol

    Sometimes known as the “mother of American Modernism,” Georgia O’Keeffe was also a friend and mentor to Mym Tuma. O’Keeffe gifted the younger artist many items during their decades-long friendship. Some of these items are now up for bid in the Fine Books and Manuscripts auction, offered by Bonhams. A…

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    Mystery Pier Books to auction rarities with GWS Auctions

    Robert Louis Stevenson; Strange Adventures of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1886) First Edition Printing From The Collection of Richard Garnett W/Custom Clamshell Case. Photo: Kruse GWS Auctions. LOS ANGELES, CA.- Kruse GWS Auctions announced the upcoming Literary Masterpieces & Treasured Archives Auction featuring the collection of rare first edition books…

    Mystery Pier Books to auction rarities with GWS Auctions
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    July 11th Exceptional Estates Auction

    In 1955, Theodor Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, was commissioned to write a first-grade primer that children would enjoy reading. However, Geisel felt constrained by the list of words the publisher deemed appropriate for first graders. He scanned the list for two words that rhymed, eventually finding "cat" and…

    1870s English 18K Gold Pocket Watch
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    Illustration Art

    Saul Steinberg, a Romanian cartoonist, used pen-and-ink to critique and examine 20th-century civilization. Steinberg’s work titled 12 Biographies / A to B is a notable example of the artist’s style. This illustration is among the featured lots of the upcoming Illustration Art auction offered by Swann Auction Galleries. Of this…

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    Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

    The Rare Books, Autographs and Maps auction offered by Doyle will present items from the estates of Sylvia Miles and Florence and David Edelstein. Pieces from the Marian Sulzberger Heiskell and Andrew Heiskell Collection will also be available. Leading this auction is a bronze replica of the Winston Churchill monument…

    [CHICAGO FIRE] the Burning of Chicago