Minerva Auctions Roma: Books, Autographs and Prints, 148a, Roma

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Auction Report
Auction Date
12/14/2017 - 12/14/2017
Page Size: 435 items in 18 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
26Lettere di Reali

Reali ottocenteschi d'Europa Insieme di 13 lettere tutte indirizzate a Ferdinando II contenenti le condoglianze per la morte di reali della casa Borbone

1848EUR 500.00 - 700.00EUR 563.00
27Marina militare - Zunino, Mario - Gabriele D'Annunzio

Documenti vari Cartella di documenti

EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00EUR 1,250.00
28Musica - Moor, Carlo

Quartetto triestino Gruppo di 4 spartiti manoscritti per un quartetto d'archi

1902EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 175.00
29Napoli - Murat, Gioacchino

Armistizio proposto dal General Murat Documento cartaceo scritto su una colonna di testo

1801EUR 500.00 - 700.00EUR 563.00


1575 e il 1594EUR 1,200.00 - 1,400.00Not Sold
31Pio VII

Benedizione apostolica Benedizione pergamenacea

1803EUR 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold

Storia postale Insieme di 7 documenti

EUR 200.00 - 220.00Not Sold
33Ravina, Amedeo

Canti Italici di Amedeo Ravina Fascicolo cartaceo autografo contenente 13 carte autografe

EUR 1,200.00 - 1,400.00Not Sold
34Regno delle Due Sicilie

Documenti Insieme di 8 documenti a stampa relativi all'amministrazione del Regno

EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 225.00
35Regno delle Due Sicilie

Passaporti e lasciapassare Insieme di 6 documenti tra passaporti e lasciapassare

EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 200.00
36Regno Unito - Regina Vittoria

Lettere sottoscritte Insieme di due lettere di segreteria sottoscritte dalla Regina Vittoria

1843 e 1845 EUR 400.00 - 600.00EUR 525.00
37Roma - Liber amicorum

Liber amicorum della Domus Jucundiana Manoscritto cartaceo

1928-69EUR 250.00 - 350.00EUR 688.00
38Russia - Nicola I Zar di Russia

Due lettere dello Zar e una di Caterina II Due lettere sottoscritte dallo Zar di Russia

1783EUR 300.00 - 500.00EUR 1,500.00

Contratto terriero - Modica Grande pergamena

1584-'86EUR 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold

Pergamene del sec.XVII Insieme di 3 pergamene datate 1600

1600EUR 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold

Pergamene del sec.XVIII-XIX Serie di 4 pergamene datate tra il 1700 e il 1801

1700 e il 1801EUR 200.00 - 220.00Not Sold

Patente nobiliare Grande Bolla Magistrale di 425 x 590 mm. dove il Principe Antonio Focas Angelo Flavio Ducas Comneno - in arte Totò - concede

1949EUR 200.00 - 250.00EUR 275.00
43Urbano VIII

Concessioni Due documenti pergamenacei datati Roma

Roma1642 e 9 settembreEUR 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold

Annuario italiano Edizione 1933-34. Raccolta di circa 200 fotografie di vari formati

1933-34EUR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
45Visconti, Luchino

Disegni Serie di tre disegni a pennarello rosso su fogli di carta bianca

EUR 500.00 - 700.00EUR 625.00
46Visconti, Luchino

Fotografia Bella foto con dedica

Roma1957"EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 400.00
47Visconti, Luchino


1969EUR 400.00 - 450.00Not Sold
48Zeffirelli, Franco

Fotografie Due intense foto con dedica

EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 188.00
49Boccaccio, Giovanni

Genealogiae deorum. De montibus

Vicenza1487EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 2,500.00

Collezione di 79 frammenti pergamenacei tratti da almeno due manoscritti di argomento giuridico

bolognesi e del secolo XIV EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 475.00
  • <b>Old World Auctions (March 21-28):</b> Lot 7. Ritter's unusual sun-dial world map, 1607. Est. $3500 to $4500
    <b>Old World Auctions (March 21-28):</b> Lot 16. Fascinating Japanese satirical map published prior to WWII, 1932. Est. $1400 to $2000
    <b>Old World Auctions (March 21-28):</b> Lot 30. Newton's 2" miniature terrestrial globe, 1833. Est. $3500 to $4500
    <b>Old World Auctions (March 21-28):</b> Lot 318. Braun & Hogenberg's first plan of Moscow in contemporary color, 1575. Est. $2750 to $3500
    <b>Old World Auctions (March 21-28):</b> Lot 346. One of the most decorative 18th century maps of Malta, 1680. Est. $1200 to $1500
    <b>Old World Auctions (March 21-28):</b> Lot 412. The first printed map devoted to the Pacific in full contemporary color, 1589. Est. $8000 to $10000
    <b>Old World Auctions (March 21-28):</b> Lot 425. Rare set of celebrated explorers of the New World, 1592. Est. $1900 to $2300
    <b>Old World Auctions (March 21-28):</b> Lot 436. Two superb miniature atlases bound in one volume with 98 maps, 1682. Est. $5500 to $7500
    <b>Old World Auctions (March 21-28):</b> Lot 445. Part IV of de Bry's "Grand Voyages" by Girolamo Benzoni, 1613. Est. $2000 to $2500
    <b>Old World Auctions (March 21-28):</b> Lot 447. Tallis' "History of the United States of America" in six volumes, 1850. Est. $1500 to $1800
    <b>Old World Auctions (March 21-28):</b> Lot 448. Mallet's miniature military masterpiece, 1672. Est. $1400 to $1700
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29: Printed & Manuscript African Americana</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b> Malcolm X, Autograph Letter Signed, from prison, 1950. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b> Letter from Moses Walker, an enslaved Georgia man, to his mother at another plantation, 1854. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b> Signed cabinet card of Frederick Douglass, albumen photograph, Boston, circa 1879. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29: Printed & Manuscript African Americana</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b> Placard from the Memphis Sanitation Worker's strike, 1968. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b><br><i>The North Star,</i> volume 1, issue 27, Rochester, NY, 1848. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b> Hand-tinted tintype of John Brown, circa 1860. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29: Printed & Manuscript African Americana</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b> Poster signed & inscribed by Huey Newton, circa 1967. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b> Album of aerial views of the march on Montgomery, taken by federal troops, 1965. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b> Poster for the SNCC, photograph by Danny Lyon featuring John Lewis, circa 1962. $3,000 to $4,000.
  • <b>Bonhams: Fine Books and Manuscripts. 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. $80,000 to $120,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> Violin belonging to Albert Einstein, presented to him by Oscar H. Steger, 1933. $100,000 to $150,000
    <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. $100,000 to $150,000
    <b>Bonhams: Fine Books and Manuscripts. 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. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> NEWTON, ISAAC. Autograph Manuscript in Latin, being detailed instructions on making the philosopher's stone. 8 pp. 1790s. $200,000 to 300,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> 1869 Inauguration Bible of President Ulysses S. Grant. $80,000 to $120,000
  • <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>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Jenner (Rev. George Charles). <i>The Evidence at Large...Respecting Dr Jenner's Discovery of Vaccine Inoculation,</i> presentation copy from Edward Jenner to Rev. Rowland Hill, 1805. £4,000 to £6,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Houdini (Harry).- Maggi (Girolamo). <i>De tintinnabulis liber postumus...de equuleo liber,</i> Harry Houdini's copy, Amsterdam, H. Wetstein, 1689. £600 to £800
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Meyer (Henry Leonard). Coloured Illustrations of British Birds, and their Eggs , 7 vol. in 2 plus Illustrations of British Birds, 4 vol., 1842-50 and [1835-51]. £5,000 to £7,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Dickens (Charles). <i>An Entirely New Romantic Drama, in Three Acts, by Mr. Wilkie Collins, called The Frozen Deep,</i> 1857. £3,000 to £4,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Lighthouses and Islands of Ireland, c. 125 drawings, 1867. £6,000 to £8,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Shelley (Lady Jane). Diary, 1853 & 1860. £1,500 to £2,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Scottish Binding.- The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, bound in contemporary brown polished calf decorated with the figure of a Chinese spearman, by ?James Scott of Edinburgh, 1778. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Greene (Graham). <i>The Man Within,</i> first edition, signed by the author, 1929. £4,000 to £6,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Mellan (Claude, 1598-1688). The Holy Face, or the Veil of St Veronica, [c. 1649 and later]. £800 to £1,200
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Desaguliers (John Theophilus). <i>A Dissertation concerning Electricity,</i> W. Innys, and T. Longman, 1742. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Le Jeune (Paul). <i>Relation de se qui s'est passé en la Nouvelle France en l'anné 1636 enuoyée au R.Pere Provincial de la Compagnie de Iesus en la Province de France,</i> 1637. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Stumpf (Johann Rudolph). <i>Gemeiner loblicher Eydgnoschafft Stetten, Landen und Völckern Chronicwirdiger thaaten beschreibung, </i> Zurich, Froschauer, 1586. £3,000 to £4,000
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