Auction Reports

Coutau Begarie

Auction Info

Auction Name
Books and Manuscripts
Auction Date
05/15/2012 - 05/15/2012
Sale Number
#19198
Total Lots
292
Sold Lots
0
Lots Sold
0.00%
Unsold Lots
292
Total Sales (EUR)
0.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
0.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
0.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
81,220.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
101,080.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
-0.29%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
178 TOPFFER (Rodolphe)

Premiers Voyages en zigzag ou Excursions d'un pensionnat en vacances dans les cantons suisses et sur le revers italien des Alpes... Nouveaux Voyages en zig-zag a la Grande Chartreuse, autour du Mont Blanc [...].... Nouvelles genevoises.

1860 EUR 400.00 - 450.00 Unknown
179 LALLEMAND (Charles).

.Tunis et ses environs.

1890 EUR 120.00 - 150.00 Unknown
18 BEAUMARCHAIS (M. de).

La Folle Journee, ou le Mariage de Figaro.

1785 EUR 300.00 - 350.00 Unknown
180 LALLEMAND (Charles)

.La Tunisie. Pays de protectorat francais.

1892 EUR 120.00 - 150.00 Unknown
181 UZANNE (Octave)

La Parure excentrique. Epoque Louis XVI.

1895 EUR 40.00 - 50.00 Unknown
182 [VENDEE (Guerres de)].CRETINEAU-JOLY (Jacques).

Histoire de la Vendee mili-taire

1850 EUR 100.00 - 120.00 Unknown
183 [VENISE].YRIARTE (Charles)

Venise. Histoire. Art.Industrie. La ville. La vie.

1878 EUR 120.00 - 150.00 Unknown
184 VERLAINE (Paul).

Louise Leclercq.

1886 EUR 200.00 - 250.00 Unknown
186 VERLAINE (Paul)

Quinze jours en Hollande. Lettres a un ami.

EUR 250.00 - 300.00 Unknown
187 VERON (L.)..

Memoires d'un bourgeois de Paris [...].La fin de l'Empire, la Restauration, la Monarchie de Juillet et la Republique jusqu'au retablissement de l'Empire.

1853 EUR 250.00 - 250.00 Unknown
188 VIEL CASTEL (Horace de)

Memoires [...] sur le regne de Napoleon III (1851-1864).

1883 EUR 300.00 - 350.00 Unknown
189 VOLTAIRE

Histoire de l'Empire de Russie, sous Pierre-le-Grand.

1842 EUR 50.00 - 60.00 Unknown
19 [BELGIQUE / BRABANT -LE ROY (Jacques)].HOLLAR (Wenceslas), PER-ELLE (Ad.), ERTINGER (Francois), VOSTERMAN (Lucas) & HARREWYN (Jacob).

Castella et praetoria nobilium Brabantiae et coenobia celebriora ad vivum delineata et in aes incisa quo temporum injuriis memoria eorum subtrahatur [...].

1694 EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 Unknown
190 VUILLIER (Gaston).

Plaisirs & jeux depuis les origines.

1900 EUR 120.00 - 150.00 Unknown
191 WYSS.

Le Robinson suisse.Introduction par Charles NODIER.

EUR 80.00 - 100.00 Unknown
159 [NAPOLEON III].

Le Prisonnier de Ham

1849 EUR 60.00 - 60.00 Unknown
192 ZOLA (Emile).

Pot-Bouille.

1882 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 Unknown
193 ZOLA (Emile)

La Terre.

1887 EUR 300.00 - 350.00 Unknown
194 [CHASSE].BEUVILLE (Georges)

Sept histoires de chasse.

1943 EUR 80.00 - 100.00 Unknown
195 [CHASSE].BURNAND (Tony).

Bec Bleu, la Grise et quelques autres.

1944 EUR 60.00 - 80.00 Unknown
  • <b>Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers:<br>Rare & Collectors’ Sale. May 2, 2018</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Extremely Fine Copy of Fantasy Classic. Tolkien (J.R.R.) <i>The Hobbit, or There and Back Again,</i> L. (George Allen & Unwin Ltd. Museum Street) 1937. €20,000 to €30,000
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Incunabula. [Sirectus, Antonius] O’Fihely (Maurice)Abp. <i>Formalitates de Mente Doctoris Subtilis Scoti Nec Non Stephai Burlifer cum novis additionibus…</i> Venice 14th December 1051 (ie. 1501). €3,000 to €4,000
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Original Book Illustrations by Pamela Leonard. Illustrations: Regan (Peter) Touchstone, 8vo D. (Mount Salas Press) 1989. €3,500 to €4,500
    <b>Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers:<br>Rare & Collectors’ Sale. May 2, 2018</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> [Petit (Jean), Prevel (Jean) & Gregory (Pope)] [Gregorius]. <i>Compendium Textuale Compillationis decretalium Gregorri noni sine qua…</i>, Paris [Dec. 1524]. €350 to €500
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Excessively Rare – V. Fine Copy. [Mac Mahon]. <i>Jus Primatiale Armacanum, In Omnes Archiepiscopos, Episcopos, et Universum Clerum</i>… [n.p.] 1728. €750 to €1,000
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Madden (R.R.). <i>Travels in Turkey, Egypt, Nubia and Palestine in 1824, 1825, 1826 and 1827,</i> 2 vols. 1822. €500 to €700
    <b>Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers:<br>Rare & Collectors’ Sale. May 2, 2018</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Early English Herbal. Gerarde (John). The Herball or General History of Plants, thick folio L. (John Norton) 1597. €700 to €1,000
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> The Tehran World War 2 Conference Photograph: [Tehran Conference 1943] An important and iconic Group Photograph showing Churchill, Roosevelt and Stalin. €80 to €120
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Natural History Specimens from Jersey Jersey Islands: Westacton [Mrs Acton] Collection of 53 original dried examples of Seaweed collected in Jersey, c. 1860. €300 to €400
    <b>Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers:<br>Rare & Collectors’ Sale. May 2, 2018</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Plyglot Bible: Hutteri (Eliae). <i>Biblia Sacra, Ebraice, Chaldaice, Graece, Latinae, Germanice, Sclavonice.</i> Lg. folio Nurimberg 1599. €250 to €350
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> The American Invasion 1888: “First Ever G.A.A. Hurling Match in America” Medal: G.A.A., The Invaders, 1888. €2,000 to €3,000
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> “Babe” Ruth and the G.A.A. G.A.A. & Baseball: A unique and early Sporting Association. An original Spalding B12 Baseball Bat. €4,000 to €6,000
  • <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Charles Darwin on sexuality and the transmission of hereditary characteristics: Autograph Letter Signed to Lawson Tait. Down, 17 January [1877].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> MILTON, JOHN. <i>Paradise Lost. A Poem written in ten books.</i> London: 1667. A very rare example with the contemporary binding untouched and with a 1667 title page.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Hamilton secures the ratification of the Constitution: <i>The Debates and Proceedings of the Convention of the State of New-York, assembled at Poughkeespsie, on the 17th June, 1788.</i>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> The social contract “Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains”: ROUSSEAU, JEAN-JACQUES. <i>Principes du Droit Politique [Du Contract Social]</i>. Amsterdam: Michel Rey, 1762
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> “The first English textbook on geometrical land-measurement and surveying”: BENESE, RICHARD. <i>This Boke Sheweth the Maner of Measurynge All Maner of Lande…</i>
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Jacques-Émile Ruhlmann, wallpaper sample book, circa 1919. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Archive from a late office of the Breuer & Smith architectural team, New York, 1960-70s. $3,500 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> William Morris, <i>The Story of the Glittering Plain or the Land of Living Men,</i> illustrated by Walter Crane, Kelmscott Press, Hammersmith, 1894. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustave Doré, <i>La Sainte Bible selon la Vulgate,</i> Tours, 1866. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustav Klimt & Max Eisler, <i>Eine Nachlese,</i> complete set, Vienna, 1931. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>Eric Allatini & Gerda Wegener, <i>Sur Talons Rouges,</i> with original watercolor by Wegener, Paris, 1929. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>C.P. Cavafy, <i>Fourteen Poems,</i> illustrated & signed by David Hockney, London, 1966. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Jean Midolle, <i>Spécimen des Écritures Modernes...</i>, Strasbourg, 1834-35. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>E.A. Seguy, <i>Floréal: Dessins & Coloris Nouveaux,</i> Paris, 1925. $3,000 to $4,000.
  • <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> BEETHOVEN, LUDWIG VAN. Autograph Manuscript sketch-leaf part of the score of the Scottish Songs, "Sunset" Op. 108 no 2. [Vienna, February 1818]. Inscribed by Alexander Wheelock Thayer. SOLD for $131,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> Violin belonging to Albert Einstein, presented to him by Oscar H. Steger, 1933. SOLD for $516,500
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> EINSTEIN, ALBERT. Autograph Letter Signed ("Papa") to his son Hans Albert, discussing his involvement with the atomic bomb, September 2, 1945. SOLD for $106,250
    <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> HAMILTON, ALEXANDER. Autograph Letter Signed, to Baron von Steuben, with extensive notes of Von Steuben's aide Benjamin Walker, June 12, 1780. SOLD for $16,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> NEWTON, ISAAC. Autograph Manuscript in Latin, being detailed instructions on making the philosopher's stone. 8 pp. 1790s. SOLD for $275,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> 1869 Inauguration Bible of President Ulysses S. Grant. SOLD for $118,750
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