Bruun Rasmussen: Books and Manuscripts

Auction Reports

Auction Name Books and Manuscripts Total Sales (EUR) 6,902.50
Auction Date 11/12/2017 - 11/12/2017 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 4,347.00
Sale Number #1745b High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 5,032.00
Total Lots 22
Sold Lots 21 Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 4,547.00
% of Lots Sold 95.45% High Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 5,232.00
Unsold Lots 1 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 131.93%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
6001 Karen Blixen, Marilyn Monroe

Karen Blixen, Marilyn Monroe

1959 EUR 405.00 - 405.00 EUR 1,250.00
6006 B.S. Ingemann.

Nationaldigteren Ingemann

EUR 270.00 - 405.00 EUR 1,006.25
6015 Adam Oehlenschläger

Nordens digterkonge: Adam Oehlenschläger

1844 EUR 270.00 - 270.00 EUR 506.25
6000 Johs.V. Jensen

De maa ikke spørge mig om min Mening

1937 EUR 110.00 - 110.00 EUR 437.50
6011 Ludvig Mylius-Erichsen

Ludvig Mylius-Erichsen - På vej til Grønland

EUR 270.00 - 270.00 EUR 437.50
6009 Knud Rasmussen

Knud Rasmussen

1926 EUR 405.00 - 405.00 EUR 387.50
6010 Emil Bønnelycke

Gal af Fryd

Ca. 1922 EUR 200.00 - 270.00 EUR 368.75
6013 Karen Blixen

Karen Blixen, Je responderai: Karen Blixen: Farah.

1950 EUR 200.00 - 200.00 EUR 293.75
6003 Karen Blixen

Mon trés cher Captaine

1956-57 EUR 270.00 - 270.00 EUR 262.50

Diplomat i 1600-tallet

EUR 270.00 - 270.00 EUR 243.75
6007 H. Brix

Hilsen fra Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson

1905 EUR 135.00 - 270.00 EUR 225.00

Rasmus Naver - Grønningens "tovholder"

1940'erne-50'erne. EUR 135.00 - 270.00 EUR 212.50
6005 Bertel Thorvaldsen

Verdensberømt billedhugger

EUR 405.00 - 405.00 EUR 200.00
6019 Sophus Claussen

Tilhænger af Flætninger: Sophus Claussen

EUR 135.00 - 135.00 EUR 200.00
6018 Eva Drachmann

Eva Drachmann

EUR 110.00 - 135.00 EUR 187.50
6020 Jeppe Aakjær

Antologier er en Landeplage: Jeppe Aakjær

EUR 110.00 - 135.00 EUR 143.75
6017 Richard Mortensen

Richard Mortensen - breve fra Paris

EUR 200.00 - 200.00 EUR 137.50

Sultne kunstnere

EUR 135.00 - 270.00 EUR 108.75
6022 Wilhelm Freddie, Per Kirkeby

Wilhelm Freddie, Per Kirkeby

1984/1985 EUR 67.00 - 67.00 EUR 108.75
6004 Immanuel Tjerne

Immanuel Tjerne - koloristiske breve

EUR 110.00 - 135.00 EUR 101.25
6008 Karl Isakson

Karl Isakson - berømt modernist

1912 EUR 135.00 - 135.00 EUR 83.75
  • <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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