The Fine Art Group is pleased with the impressive sale result for a rare book placed at Freeman’s auction house on behalf of a client. The book, The Transactions of the Royal Humane Society, is a piece from the personal library of the first President of the United States, George Washington. 

The picture is of an antique red and gold book.
The Transactions of the Royal Humane Society…
From the Personal Library of President George Washington
May 3rd, 2023
Lot 158
ESTIMATE: $12,000 – $18,000

SOLD: $441,000

The book was estimated to sell for $12,000 to $18,000 but achieved a staggering price of $441,000. The Fine Art Group is committed to maximizing returns for its clients. The success of this sale demonstrates the potential for significant returns in the collectibles market, particularly when dealing with rare books and historically significant pieces.


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