News about Ephemera
Historical American documents featured in Turner’s Aug. 20 Books & Ephemera sale
SAN FRANCISCO – Turner Auctions + Appraisals will stage a sale titled Books & Ephemera, including Historical Documents from the Chapman Family of Connecticut, on Saturday, August 20, starting at 10:30 am Pacific time. Featuring more than 220 lots from the 17th to the 20th centuries, the auction includes antique and vintage books on many […]
San Francisco ephemera charted historical path to success at PBA Galleries
BERKELEY, Calif. – On April 21, PBA Galleries offered a small but highly important group of maps, views, and pictorial letter sheets relating to the early history and later development of the city of San Francisco. The assemblage of graphic and cartographic material from the Charles Fracchia collection was gathered during half a century by […]
Maps and exploration ephemera reached high altitudes at PBA
BERKELEY, Calif. – PBA Galleries‘ Platinum Sale 754, held on February 10, was a solidly successful auction, with exceptionally competitive bidding throughout.
Gold fever breaks out at Cowan’s American ephemera sale
CINCINNATI – Cowan’s American Historical Ephemera and Photography auction surpassed expectations achieving a sales total of $701,849 against a presale estimate of $409,700- $615,750. The Nov. 19 auction also saw 93% of the auction’s 414 lots sell with nearly a third selling above their estimates. Absentee and Internet live bidding was available through LiveAuctioneers.