Tooveys: Prints and Maps, 1689, West Sussex

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
02/21/2018 - 02/21/2018
Page Size: 249 items in 10 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price

'Bird's-Eye View of the Battle of Tel-el-Kebir, September 13th 1882'

late 19th century GBP 50.00 - 70.00GBP 59.76
2Edward Gilbert Hester, after John Sturgess

'The Liverpool Grand National Steeplechase'

19th century GBP 50.00 - 80.00GBP 80.93
3Hunt and Reave, after Joseph Moore

'The Harbour of Port Cornwallis, Island of Great Andaman, with the Fleet getting under Weigh for Rangoon' and 'The Attack of the Stockades at Pagoda Point, on the Rangoon River, by Sir Archd. Campbell, K.C.B. 8th July, 1824' (First Anglo-Burmese War)

circa 1826GBP 60.00 - 100.00GBP 31.13
4After Edwin Landseer

The Dogs of St. Bernard,

GBP 30.00 - 50.00Not Sold
5John Speed

'Worcestershire Described' (Map of the County)

17th centuryGBP 50.00 - 80.00GBP 224.10
6Peter Simon, after Henry Fuseli

'Midsummer Nights Dream, Act IV, Scene I'

circa 1796GBP 40.00 - 60.00GBP 87.15
7George and Charles Hunt, after Samuel John Egbert Jones

'Gamekeepers Returning' and 'The Sportsman's Visit'

19th century GBP 40.00 - 60.00GBP 49.80
8Charles D'Oyly

Portuguese Church, Dharmatala Street, Calcutta, (Kolkata, India)

circa 1848GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 62.25
9William Blaeu

'Westmoria Comitatus; Anglice Westmorland' (Map of the County)

GBP 60.00 - 100.00GBP 49.80
10Catherine Grubb


1973GBP 60.00 - 100.00Not Sold
11Francesco Bartolozzi, after Angelica Kauffman

'Paris and Oenone'

1781GBP 40.00 - 60.00Not Sold
12W.L. Walton, after Charles Tattershall Dodd

'The Cricket Match, Tonbridge School'

20th century impression of the 19th century lithograph,GBP 40.00 - 60.00GBP 31.13
13James Basire

'The Embarkation of King Henry VIII at Dover May XXXIst MDXX. Preparatory to his Interview with the French King Francis I'

19th century engraving first published 1781GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 99.60
14Johann Baptist Homann

'Regni Norvegiae Accurata Tabula in qua Praefecturae quinque Generales Aggerhusiensis, Bergensis Nidrosiensis, Wardhusiensis et Bahusiensis' (Map of Norway)

18th centuryGBP 50.00 - 80.00GBP 31.13
15Leon Danchin

English Setters within a Landscape,

20th century GBP 40.00 - 60.00GBP 37.35
16Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe

Ducks on a Pond,

circa 1976GBP 50.00 - 80.00GBP 74.70
17Erich Strenger

'Firle Tanaro Vonteriett'

1975GBP 150.00 - 250.00Not Sold
18Johannes Blaeu

'Glocestria Ducatus; Vulgo Glocestershire' (Map of the County of Gloucestershire)

17th centuryGBP 50.00 - 80.00GBP 249.00
19Continental School

'Vezelay, vers la Basilique'

GBP 30.00 - 50.00GBP 31.13
20Johann Baptist Homann

'Magna Britannia complectens Angliae. Scotiae et Hiberniae Regna' (Map of the United Kingdom)

18th centuryGBP 50.00 - 80.00GBP 105.83
21Herbert Dicksee

Peace (Lions on a Riverbank)

circa 1906GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 249.00
22Jack Spurling

'Sophocles' and 'Piako' (Maritime Scenes)

1926GBP 40.00 - 60.00Not Sold
23Wilfred Crawford Appleby

'Loading at Swifts, La Plata'

20th century GBP 40.00 - 60.00Not Sold
24Leonard Brewer

'The Manchester Royal Exchange'

early 20th centuryGBP 50.00 - 80.00GBP 62.25
25Ivan Boden

Female Nude wearing Stockings,

GBP 40.00 - 60.00GBP 112.05
  • <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
  • <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>
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