Christies: Prints and Multiples, 15681, London -South Kensington

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
03/28/2018 - 03/28/2018
Page Size: 216 items in 9 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

The Virgin and Child appearing to Saint John, title page for: The Apocalypse

1511GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00GBP 5,000.00
2ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

Saint John before God and the Elders, from: The Apocalypse

circa 1496GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00GBP 7,500.00
3ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

The Martyrdom of Saint John, from: The Apocalypse

circa 1496/97GBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00GBP 12,500.00
4ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, from: The Apocalypse

circa 1497/98GBP 20,000.00 - 30,000.00GBP 32,500.00
5ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

The Opening of the Fifth and Sixth Seal, from: The Apocalypse

circa 1497/98GBP 7,000.00 - 10,000.00GBP 10,000.00
6ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

The Four Avenging Angels, from: The Apocalypse

circa 1496/98GBP 7,000.00 - 10,000.00GBP 10,000.00
7ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

Saint John devouring the Book, from: The Apocalypse

circa 1498GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00GBP 6,875.00
8ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

The Apocalyptic Woman, from: The Apocalypse

circa 1497GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00GBP 5,000.00
9ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

The Beast with two Horns like a Lamb, from: The Apocalypse

circa 1496/97GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00GBP 6,875.00
10ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

The Whore of Babylon, from: The Apocalypse

circa 1496-97GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00GBP 4,375.00
11ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

The Flight into Egypt, from: The Life of the Virgin

1504GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00GBP 6,875.00
12ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

Three Peasants in Conversation

circa 1497GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00GBP 6,250.00
13ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

The Virgin and Child with Saint Anne

circa 1500GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00GBP 3,500.00
14ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

The Engraved Passion

1507-1513GBP 40,000.00 - 60,000.00GBP 50,000.00
15ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

Melencolia I

1514GBP 150,000.00 - 250,000.00GBP 187,500.00

Portrait of Bartholomeus Spranger with an Allegory on the Death of His Wife, Christina Müller

1600GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00GBP 5,000.00
17GEORG PENCZ (1500-1550)

Medea and Jason

1539GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold

The Family

circa 1647GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00GBP 6,875.00

Self-Portrait in a Fur Cap: Bust

1630GBP 7,000.00 - 10,000.00GBP 8,125.00

Bust of an old Woman in a furred Cloak and heavy Headdress

circa 1629GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00GBP 3,000.00

A Peasant calling out: ‘Tis vinnich kout'; and A Peasant replying: ‘Dats Niet’

1634GBP 12,000.00 - 18,000.00GBP 13,750.00

A Beggar seated warming his Hands at a Chafing Dish

circa 1630GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00GBP 6,875.00

Beggar with a wooden Leg

circa 1630GBP 2,500.00 - 3,500.00GBP 3,000.00

The Goldsmith

1655GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 2,375.00

Three Oriental Figures (Jacob and Laban?)

1641GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00GBP 3,500.00
  • <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
  • <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> E.H. SHEPARD, Original drawing for A.A. Milne’s The House at Pooh Corner.<br>$40,000-60,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> BERNARD RATZER, Plan of the City of New York in North America, surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767. $80,000-100,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> THOMAS JEFFERSON, Autograph letter signed comparing Logan, Tecumseh, and Little Turtle to the Spartans. Monticello: 15 February 1821. $14,000-18,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN C. FREMONT, Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, in the Year 1842.. Abridged edition, the only one containing the folding map From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $3,000-5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ZANE GREY, Album containing 94 large format photographs of Grey and party at Catalina Island, Arizona, and fishing in the Pacific. From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $5,000-$8,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> WILLIAM COMBE, A History of Madeira ... illustrative of the Costumes, Manners, and Occupations of the Inhabitants. produced by Ackermann in 1821; From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ERIC TAVERNER, Salmon Fishing... One of 275 copies signed by Taverner, published in 1931,From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN WHITEHEAD, Exploration of Mount Kina Balu, North Borneo. Whitehead reached the high point of Kinabalu in 1888. Part of a major group of travel books from the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN LONG, Voyages and Travels of an Indian Interpreter and Trader, describing the Manners and Customs of the North American Indians... The first edition of 1791. $3,000-$5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> SAMUEL BECKETT, Stirrings Still. This, Beckett’s last work of fiction with original lithographs by Le Brocquy, limited to 200 copies signed by the author and the artist. From the Estate of Howard Kaminsky.. $1,500-$2,500
  • <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.
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