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Neret Minet and Tessier: Books and Manuscripts

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Auction Name Books and Manuscripts Total Sales (EUR) 76,080.00
Auction Date 11/30/2017 - 11/30/2017 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 24,230.00
Sale Number #87505 High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 28,469.00
Total Lots 211
Sold Lots 100 Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 53,868.00
% of Lots Sold 47.39% High Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 60,795.00
Unsold Lots 111 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 125.14%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
180 DALI Salvador

Les hippies.

1969 EUR 2.00 - 3.00 EUR 12,500.00
173 DALI Salvador

25 Lithographies originales à la gouache à partir de 3 pièces du Marquis de SADE.

1969 EUR 1.00 - 2.00 EUR 8,125.00
174 (DALI Salvador) CERVANTES

Don Quichotte.

1957 EUR 7.00 - 8.00 EUR 8,125.00
177 (DALI Salvador)

Biblia Sacra, vulgatae editionis.

1967 EUR 1.00 - 2.00 EUR 6,250.00
199 PICASSO Pablo

Les bleus de Barcelone.

1963 EUR 3.00 - 4.00 EUR 3,750.00
175 (DALI Salvador)

Les chevaux de Dali.

1983 EUR 3.00 - 4.00 EUR 3,125.00
11 [Belon (Pierre)]

• P. Bellonii Cenomani De arboribvs coniferis, resiniferis, aliis quoque nonnullis sempiterna fronde virentibus [...]. •• P. Bellonii Cenomani De admirabili opervm antiqvorvm et rerum suspiciendarum praestantia liber primus.

1553 EUR 600.00 - 800.00 EUR 1,375.00
176 (DALI Salvador)

Les chevaux de Dali.

1983 EUR 1.00 - 1.00 EUR 1,375.00
93

[ÉQUITATION]. Sous ce numéro, seront vendus plusieurs ouvrages d'équitation des XVIIIe, XIXe et XXe siècles.

XIXe et XXe siècles. Not Available EUR 1,250.00
164 CELINE Louis-Ferdinand

Le pont de Londres.

1964 EUR 800.00 - 900.00 EUR 1,125.00
80 [VOYAGES - MONCONYS (Balthasar de)].

Iovrnal des voyages de Monsievr de Monconys [...], Lieutenant criminel au Siege Presidial de Lyon [...] Outre la description de diuers animaux & plantes rares, plusieurs secrets inconnus pour le plaisir & la santé, les ouurages des peintres fameux, les co

1665-1666 EUR 1.00 - 1.00 EUR 1,000.00
101 [ITALIE]. THOMAS (Antoine Jean-Baptiste).

Un an à Rome et dans ses environs. Recueil de dessins lithographiés [...].

1830 EUR 800.00 - 1.00 EUR 1,000.00
195 (MARTY A-E.) DAUDET Alphonse

Lettres de mon moulin.

SD EUR 800.00 - 1.00 EUR 1,000.00
44 LA FONTAINE (Jean de)

Poëme du quinquina, et autres ouvrages en vers.

1682 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 938.00
141 LA VARENDE Jean de

O Pia!

1963 EUR 1.00 - 1.00 EUR 875.00
14 PINCZON (Julien Joseph).

Manuel à l'usage des laboureurs bretons [...].

1784 EUR 200.00 - 250.00 EUR 813.00
161 (BRAYER Yves) VAUDOYER Jean-Louis

Les Saintes-Marie-de-la-Mer.

1962 EUR 700.00 - 900.00 EUR 750.00
182 DOMERGUE J-G

Les après-midi d'un faune.

1924 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 750.00
65 [RELIURE à la TULIPE].

Heures nouvelles dédiées aux Dames de S. Cyr [...].

1740 EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 688.00
131 (DUFY Raoul) LA VARENDE Jean de

Les centaures et les jeux.

1957 EUR 600.00 - 800.00 EUR 688.00
142 LA VARENDE Jean de

Geoffroy Hay, comte de Nétumières.

1908 EUR 800.00 - 1.00 EUR 688.00
189 (FOUQUERAY Charles) CHACK Paul

On se bat sur mer.

1930 EUR 600.00 - 800.00 EUR 688.00
66 [ROME]. DESEINE (François Jacques).

Rome moderne, premiére ville de l'Europe, avec toutes ses magnificences et ses delices; Nouvellement & très-exactement décrites [...].

1713 EUR 500.00 - 700.00 EUR 663.00
23 [DUHAMEL du MONCEAU (Henry Louis) - La GALISSONNIÈRE (Roland Michel Barrin de) & BOUGUER (Pierre) /M

«Examen du Traité de Mr Duhamel sur les arbres et arbustes [...]» Manuscrit du milieu du XVIIIe siècle en cinq feuillets in-8° carrés calligraphiés.

XVIIIe siècle EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 625.00
24 DAUBENTON (Louis Jean Marie).

Instruction pour les bergers et pour les propriétaires de troupeaux.

1782 EUR 500.00 - 700.00 EUR 625.00
  • <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
  • <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
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