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Section I: Original Art, Prints, Posters, Graphics, Artists’ Books. Lots 1-54

Section II: Art Books, Illustrated and Children’s Books, Fine Press. Lots 55-120

Section III: Photography – Original Photographs and Books on Photography. Lots 121-219

Section IV: Agriculture, Horticulture, Food & Drink. Lots 220-357

Section V: Books in All Fields. Lots 358-361


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. Other highlights include the stunning four volume midcentury artists’ book Abstract Expressionism from Tiber Press and Portfolio One: The Seasons by Eliot Porter.


Zoom Previews by appointment only.  Please contact us at [email protected] or 415-989-2665 to schedule and appointment. There are no in gallery previews for this sale.

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Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail. We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances.For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.


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A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.


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