SVP/Executive Director, Books, Autographs & Photographs / Coins & Stamps | Books & Autographs Photographs Coins, Bank Notes & Postage Stamps

Peter Costanzo joined Doyle as a Director in the Rare Books Department in 2010. Born into an auction family, Mr. Costanzo has been surrounded by auctions his entire life. While at Reed College in Portland, Oregon, he completed his Art History thesis on the Civil War photography of Mathew Brady and Alexander Gardner. Mr. Costanzo continued his education at Sothebys Institute in New York, earning a Masters Degree in American Fine and Decorative Arts, and he wrote his dissertation on the Civil War paintings of American artist Eastman Johnson. Joining Bloomsbury Auctions in 2007, he rose through the ranks from Junior Cataloguer to Specialist and conducted thirty sales as Principal Auctioneer. A rare book specialist with a focus on Americana, Mr. Costanzo seeks quality consignments in that field, along with literature, manuscripts, original illustration art, private press and fine bindings. Additionally, he participates in fundraising auction events and lectures frequently on Americana and Rare Book Collecting.

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Current & Upcoming Auctions

Current Auction

The Jessye Norman 'White Gates' Collection

Wed, Mar 29, 2017 at 10am EDT |
New York
Exhibition dates:  Mar 25 Mar 26 Mar 27

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2017-03-29 10:00:00 2017-03-29 18:00:00 America/New_York The Jessye Norman 'White Gates' Collection Collection of the Acclaimed Opera and Concert Singer. 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. New York Doyle info@doyle.com