Devil’s Picturebook Auction Catalog (2014)
This is the auction catalog for the May 31-June 1, 2014 Potter & Potter’s “The Devil’s Picturebook” auction. It features 875 lots of gambling themed books and equipment, many of the items are rare, gaffed and very difficult to find. It also includes an extensive collection of playing card themed ceramics.
Items depicted include: Books, letters, cards, stock certificates, advertisements, cards, posters, prints, scarves, jewelry, clothing, Beer Steins, clocks, watches, chips, Faro layouts, casekeeprs, faro boxes, card cutters, tables, card presses, dice, chuck-a-Luck, catalogs, keno, holdouts, and a huge amount of ceramic cutlery featuring the sought after Royal Bayreuth devil line.
The 142-page, 8.5″x11″ catalog is in full-color and features photographs of most of the items offered for sale.