3 Press Releases

Tag: John Adams

  • Auction Industry

    University Archives' online auction, January 6th, will be led by rare items signed by Sir Isaac Newton, Albert Einstein

    The full catalog showing all 440 lots (most in company history) is up for bidding and viewing now at University Archives’ website: www.UniversityArchives.com. Four-page manuscript by the physicist Sir Isaac Newton consisting of nearly 2,300 words penned entirely in his hand around 1710, connecting metaphysics to physics (est. $130,000-$160,000). WESTPORT,…

    University Archives online auction, January 6th, will be led by rare items signed by Sir Isaac Newton, Albert Einstein
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Printed & Manuscript Americana at Swann September 24

    “Unfinished Portrait” of Franklin D. Roosevelt Leads Sale Elizabeth Shoumatoff, “Unfinished Portrait” of Franklin D. Roosevelt, three watercolor studies, 1945. Estimate $40,000 to $60,000. New York—Printed & Manuscript Americana is set to come across the block at Swann Galleries on Thursday, September 24. Covering a period of nearly five centuries and two continents, this…

    Printed & Manuscript Americana at Swann September 24
  • Auction Preview

    Autograph Seeker: The Estate of Gary Combs

    Gary Combs, a Manhattan autograph dealer known for finding manuscripts, documents, and letters for several prominent collectors, started his career in the mid-1970s as a salesman. When his store closed in the late 1980s, Combs bought several autographed items and opened a specialized company. The upcoming auction, presented by Doyle, will…

    PORTER, COLE Inscribed photograph.