Upcoming Online-Only Auction

Travel & Sport in India & Asia from the Library of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Soft close begins Thu, Mar 14, 2019 at 12pm EDT
2019-03-14 12:00:00 2019-03-14 20:00:00 America/New_York Travel and Sport in India and Asia from the Library of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson . Please note that the end time is an estimate based on average auction duration and is not guaranteed; auctions may end earlier or later than their estimated end time. Online Only Doyle info@doyle.com

Bidding opens Thu, Feb 28, 2019


Exhibition Dates
Fri, Mar 08
10am – 5pm

Mon, Mar 11
10am – 5pm

Tue, Mar 12
10am – 5pm


Location

Online Only

  • Timed Online-Only Auction of Travel & Sport in India & Asia from the Library of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson
  • Bidding Will Open on Thursday, February 28 and Close on Thursday, March 14 Beginning at Noon EST

NEW YORK, NY – Following the recent success of the online sales of property from the collection of Arnold “Jake” Johnson (1930-2017), Doyle is pleased to offer an impressive array of books relating to Travel and Sport in India and Asia from the same collection. The current sale comprises over 250 lots of books and is offered as a timed online-only auction on Doyle.com. Bidding will open on Thursday, February 28 and close on Thursday, March 14, 2019 beginning at 12pm EST. The public is invited to view the books at Doyle from 10am-5pm on Friday, March 8; Monday, March 11; and Tuesday, March 12. Doyle is located at 175 East 87th Street in Manhattan.

A true bibliophile, Johnson was an inveterate collector of rare items related to angling, travel, expeditions in India and Africa, English sporting and color-plate, 19th century big game hunting, and Western Americana. His collection includes hundreds of rare books, hand-written accounts of hunting expeditions, striking examples of 19th century photographic travel albums, and elusive bibliographies and facsimiles of major works. This remarkable and extensive collection, numbering in the thousands of volumes, is being offered an ongoing series of live and online auctions.

TIMED ONLINE-ONLY AUCTION
Bidding in the timed online-only auction will open on Thursday, February 28 and close on Thursday, March 14 beginning at Noon EST. Lots will close sequentially, one lot per minute, with a soft close. Should any bids be placed in the final minute, bidding will remain open on that lot for one additional minute.

SPECIAL EXHIBITION
All of the books will be on public exhibition at Doyle from 10am-5pm on Friday, March 8; Monday, March 11; and Tuesday, March 12. Doyle is located at 175 East 87th Street in Manhattan.

PAYMENT
Payment can be made by cash, check, credit card or wire transfer. The final purchase price will include the successful hammer price plus the Buyer’s Premium of 25% and any applicable sales tax.

SHIPPING
Doyle can facilitate shipping using a third-party shipper. For details please contact client.accounts@Doyle.com

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Janice Youngren
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