Artunderwraps

What’s the Value of a Samuel Beckett Signature, Autograph or Inscription?

We collected a sample of 29 auction results for books containing Samuel Beckett's signature from 1 different auction houses. The lowest overall price realized in our sample was $390 and the highest overall price realized was $1680. The average price was $822 and the median price was $450. There were 15 auctions (51%) with a price realized below the low estimate, 9 auctions (31%) exceeding the high estimates, and 5 auctions (17%) within the range of the low and high estimates. Auction results are highly dependent upon condition, rarity, edition, provenance, year of publication, publisher, and many other factors. Your book’s value will vary.

No auction results found.

Recent Auction Results:

Auction House Auction Date Author Title City Publisher Description Year Estimate Sale Price Auction Page Other Copies
PBA03/08/2018Beckett, SamuelIll Seen, Ill SaidNorthridge, CALord John Press...Copy. First Edition. Signed by Beckett at the front, as issued....1982$500-$800$570 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/11/2018Beckett, SamuelCatastrophe for Václav HavelNorthridge, CALord John Press...100 numbered copies. Signed by Beckett above his printed name, as...1983$200-$300$480 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Beckett, SamuelIll Seen, Ill SaidNorthridge, CALord John Press...Blau. First Edition. Signed by Beckett on the half-title, as issued....1982$500-$800$660 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA11/03/2016Beckett, SamuelCatastrophe for Václav Havel - inscribedNorthridge, CALord John Press...26 lettered copies. Inscribed by Beckett above his printed name to...1983$300-$500$540 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/06/2016Beckett, SamuelAll Strange AwayNew YorkGotham Book Mart...226. First Edition. Signed at the colophon by both the author...1976$2000-$3000$1440 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/06/2016Beckett, SamuelIll Seen, Ill SaidNorthridge, CALord John Press...copy not numbered. Signed by Beckett on the half-title, as issued....1982$500-$800$480 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA08/11/2016Beckett, SamuelNohow OnNew YorkLimited Editions Club...the Shagbark Press. Signed at the colophon by Beckett and Ryman,...1989$1500-$2000$1680 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/14/2016Beckett, SamuelIll Seen, Ill SaidNorthridge, CALord John Press...Blau. First Edition. Signed by Beckett on the half-title, as issued....1982$500-$800$660 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/21/2016Beckett, SamuelIll Seen: Ill Said - Inscribed Presentation CopyNorthridge, CaliforniaLord John Press...by David Bourbeau. Inscribed by Beckett on the half-title page to...1982$600-$900$1080 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/14/2016Beckett, SamuelIll Seen: Ill SaidNorthridge, CaliforniaLord John Press...by David Bourbeau. Signed by Beckett on the half-title page....1982$500-$800$840 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/14/2016Beckett, SamuelIll Seen: Ill SaidNorthridge, CaliforniaLord John Press...Blau. First Edition. Signed by Beckett on the half-title page....1982$400-$600$540 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/09/2015Beckett, SamuelNohow OnNew YorkLimited Editions Club...the Shagbark Press. Signed at the colophon by Beckett and Ryman,...1989$2000-$3000$1320 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/16/2015Beckett, SamuelAll Strange AwayNew YorkGotham Book Mart...226. First Edition. Signed at the colophon by both the author...1976$2000-$3000$1320 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/16/2015Beckett, SamuelCatastrophe for Václav HavelNorthridge, CALord John Press...26 lettered copies. Signed by Beckett above his printed name....1983$200-$300$420 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/15/2015Beckett, SamuelCatastrophe for Václav HavelNorthridge, CALord John Press...(22¼x15"). Presentation copy. Signed by Samuel Beckett and Joseph Mugnaini....1983$150-$250$450 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA11/20/2014Beckett, SamuelNohow OnNew YorkLimited Editions Club...the Shagbark Press. Signed in the colophon by Beckett and Ryman....1989$2000-$3000$1440 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/26/2013Beckett, SamuelNohow OnNew YorkLimited Editions Club...the Shagbark Press. Signed in the colophon by Beckett and Ryman....1989$2000-$3000$1440 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/14/2013Beckett, SamuelIll Seen, Ill SaidNorthridge, CaliforniaLord John Press...of 299 copies. Signed by Beckett on the half-title....1982$600-$900$450 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA05/28/2009Beckett, SamuelCatastrophe broadside, signedNorthridge, CALord John Press...22x15. Presentation copy signed in ink at bottom by Samuel Beckett,...1983$200-$300$390 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/09/2008Beckett, SamuelIll Seen: Ill SaidNorthridge, CALord John Press...Blau. First Edition. Signed by Beckett on the half-title....1982$700-$1000$510 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/03/2008Beckett, SamuelIll Seen: Ill SaidNorthridge, CALord John Press...Limited First Edition. Signed by Beckett on the half-title page. Printed...1982$1200-$1800$720 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/15/2007Beckett, SamuelMore Pricks Than KicksLondonCalder & Boyars...Limited Deluxe Edition. Signed and numbered by Beckett on the limitation...1970$600-$900$570 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA12/14/2006Beckett, SamuelThree limited first editions, signedParisMinuit...First Editions. Each inscribed presentation copies, signed by Beckett to his...1966-69$2000-$3000$1560 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/22/2006Beckett, SamuelNohow OnNew YorkLimited Editions Club...the Shagbark Press. Signed in the colophon by Beckett and Ryman....1989$1500-$2500$900 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/30/2003Beckett, SamuelIll Seen: Ill SaidNorthridge, CALord John Press...Blau. First Edition. Signed by Beckett on the half-title page....1982$700-$1000$540 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/14/2016Beckett, Samuel and Jack MacGowranBeginning to End: A Selection from the Works of Samuel BeckettNew YorkGotham Book Mart...copies. First Edition. Signed by Beckett and Gorey at limitation page....1988$800-$1200$540 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/07/2010Beckett, Samuel and Jack MacGowranBeginning to End: A Selection from the Works of Samuel BeckettNew YorkGotham Book Mart...of 300 copies, signed by Beckett and Gorey at limitation page....1988$800-$1200$660 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/24/2005Beckett, Samuel and Jack MacGowranBeginning to End: A Selection from the works of Samuel BeckettNew YorkThe Gotham Book Mart...copies. First Edition. Signed by Beckett and Gorey in the colophon....1988$700-$1000$1080 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/15/2007Beckett, Samuel, translatorZone by Guillaume ApollinaireDublin / LondonDolmen Press / Calder & Boyars...First Beckett Edition. Signed by Beckett on the limitation page....1972$300-$500$570 PBA Copies for Sale