John Russell. Lunar Planispheres, 1805-6, stipple engraving. Sold: GBP125,000(ARS)
In advance of our July 2019 auction ONE GIANT LEAP: Celebrating Space Exploration 50 Years after Apollo 11, Christie’s New York is now inviting consignments. Featuring elements from the 20th century American and Soviet space programs and related photographs, maps, manuscripts and more, the upcoming sale takes an interdisciplinary approach, culling items from the Science & Natural History, Books, Maps and Artefacts, Prints & Multiples and Photographs departments. Please do not hesitate to contact us to arrange an appointment for complimentary and confidential valuations for this auction that illuminates the ‘final frontier.’
Christie's Books & Manuscripts department is also actively seeking consignments to our upcoming sales across the globe. Please do not hesitate to contact us for a free valuation or to discuss the market.