Our auction ended with many very good sales. Here are some remarkable results (incl. buyer’s premium):


  • No. 50 Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, album leaf: € 40.800
  • No. 71 Heinrich Heine, poem “Liebe”: € 36.000
  • No. 134 Novalis, poem “Wenn alle untreu werden”: € 45.600
  • No. 166 Torquato Tasso, poem to Statilio Paolini: € 50.400
  • No. 217 Heinrich Hertz, manuscript on electric waves: € 48.000
  • No. 282 Francisco de Goya, letter to Martin Zapater: € 48.000
  • No. 507 Ludwig van Beethoven, letter to Ferdinand Ries: € 62.400
  • No. 535 Fryderyk Chopin, letter to Jean-Jacques Molin: € 19.200
  • No. 580 Gustav Mahler, portrait photo with dedication: € 20.400


Click here for the online version of the auction catalogue to browse and search. Further below you can download the individual sections and the list of results as PDF files.

Our Auctions

J. A. Stargardt’s first autograph auction took place in 1859. We have been holding one or two auctions a year since the 1950s, which are among the highlights in the international trade and are attended by many private collectors, librarians, archivists and dealers from all over the world.


A comprehensive catalogue with detailed descriptions of all autographs is published for the auctions. Scans of all items are available online.


Due to our many years of experience and our unique market position, our auctions offer the ideal environment to achieve the best possible prices for your autographs. We are always interested in inquiries and offers for our auctions. We will be happy to advise you comprehensively and without obligation on all aspects of a sale.


Here are the catalogue’s sections for free download:







Theatre and Film


Conditions of Sale



Contact us


Digital media make it possible to easily participate in our auctions from a distance.


We have been working successfully with the Internet auction platform Invaluable for years. After a simple registration process, you can follow the auction live and bid online.


Please note that a new registration for live bidding has a total hammer limit of €5000. Should you wish to increase this limit, please contact us. Sales via Invaluable are subject to an additional 3% buyer’s premium.


Of course, bids can also be submitted in writing, by telephone or by email.

List of results, post-auction sale

The post-auction sale has already begun. Items that remained unsold in the auction are available at the estimated price plus buyer’s premium (and VAT, if applicable) until further notice. The list with the hammer prices and unsold lots of our auction can be found here:


List of results

Order or download catalogs

Our auction catalogs are available as elaborately produced print versions or as free PDFs on our website. Scans of all items in the auction are also available online.

If you would like to order the current or an older catalog (€ 25 to Europe, $ 60 abroad, including shipping), please use the contact form.

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