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Auction Name Books and Decorative Prints Total Sales (EUR) 178,950.00
Auction Date 12/05/2017 - 12/05/2017 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 0.00
Sale Number #12882 High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 0.00
Total Lots 382
Sold Lots 294 Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 0.00
% of Lots Sold 76.96% High Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 0.00
Unsold Lots 88 Total Sales as a % of High Est. Inf%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
337 MERIAN, M. (und M. ZEILLER).

Topographia provinciarum Austriacaru(m), Austriae, Styriae, Carinthiae, Carniolae, Tyrolis, etc. Das ist Beschreibung und Abbildung der fürnembsten Stätt und Plätz in den österreichischen Landen.

1649-1656 Not Available EUR 8,125.00
180 (SIEBMACHER, J.).

Das grosse und vollständige anfangs Siebmacherische, hernacher Fürstliche und Helmerische, nun aber Weigelische Wappen - Buch. 6 Teile (nebst Zusatz und Anhang) in 1 Bd.

1734 Not Available EUR 7,500.00
309 (VASQUEZ, C.

Pläne und Ansichten der k. k. Haupt- und Residenz Stadt Wien.

um 1830 Not Available EUR 6,500.00
29 BERNHARD, T.

Psalm.

1960 Not Available EUR 6,000.00
120 DÜRER, A.

Etliche underricht, zu befestigung der Stett, Schlosz, und flecken.

1527 Not Available EUR 6,000.00
301 KLEINER, S.

(Prospekte und Ansichten des Harrach'schen Schlosses und Gartens.

1738 Not Available EUR 5,750.00
203 RIDINGER, J. E.

Abbildung der jagdtbaren Thiere mit derselben angefügten Fährten und Spuhren, Wandel, Gänge, Absprünge, Wendungen, Widergängen, Flucht, und anderer Zeichen mehr.

1740 Not Available EUR 5,250.00
24

BROCKHAUS ENZYKLOPÄDIE 2000,

Not Available EUR 4,750.00
356 VISCHER, G. M.

Topographia Archiducatus Austriae Inf: Modernae, seu Controfee und Beschreibung aller Stätt Clöster und Schlösser wie sie anietzo stehen in dem Ertzhertzogthumb unter Osterreich. 4 Teile in 1 Bd.

1672 Not Available EUR 4,500.00
358 (WAGNER, J.

Ansichten aus Kärnten).

1844 Not Available EUR 4,250.00
170 SCHÖNBERGER, H. M.

Sammlung von Bildern aus Marianischen Gnadenorten. Private Graphiksammlung in 7 Bänden.

1888 Not Available EUR 3,750.00
355 VALVASOR, J. W.

Topographia archiducatus Carinthiae antiquae et modernae completa: Das ist vollkommne und gründliche Land - Beschreibung deß berühmten Erz - Herzogthums Kärndten.

1688 Not Available EUR 3,500.00
322 (DODERER, W. von).

Die kaiserlich - königlichen Militair - Erziehungs - Anstalten.

um 1860 Not Available EUR 3,000.00
134

QUER - SACRUM. Organ der Vereinigung bildender Künstler Irrlands. Herausgegeben von R. M. Friedländer u. a.

Not Available EUR 2,750.00
138

VER SACRUM. Organ der Vereinigung Bildender Künstler Österreichs. 1, Jahrgang. 12 in 11 Heften.

1898 Not Available EUR 2,750.00
347 SCHRENCK von NOTZING, J.

Der aller durchleuchtigsten und großmächtigsten Königen und Erztherzogen, Fürsten, Ggrafen, Herren vom Adel warhafftige Bildtnussen, und kurtze Beschreibungen.

1603 Not Available EUR 2,750.00
298 GREGOSCH, J. B.

Rundgemälde von Wien und dessen Umgebung aufgenommen nächst der Spinnerin am Kreuz und nächst der Villa am Laaerberge.

1855 Not Available EUR 2,500.00
65 GOETHE, (J. W. v.)

Reinecke Fuchs.

1921 Not Available EUR 2,375.00
341 REICHERT, C.

Einst und jetzt. Album, Steiermarks sämmtliche interessante Schlösser, Burgruinen, Städte, Märkte, Kirchen und Klöster enthaltend. 4 Bde.

1863-1866 Not Available EUR 2,375.00
2

BIBLIA cim postillis Nicolai de Lyra et expositionibus G. Britonis. (Hrsg. von Paulus Mercatellus).

1481 Not Available EUR 2,000.00
4

BIBLIA mit Postilla des Nicolaus de Lyra. Band 3 (von 4).

1487 Not Available EUR 2,000.00
141

6 Teile in 5 Bänden.

1704-1777 Not Available EUR 2,000.00
142

CONSTITUTIO CRIMINALIS THERESIANA oder der Majestät Mariä Theresiä peinliche Gerichtsordnung.

1769 Not Available EUR 2,000.00
124

KATALOG der zweiten (- neunten) Ausstellung. 8 Kataloge.

1902-1903 Not Available EUR 1,875.00
220 (POHLIG, J. W.

Album der herrschaftlichen Landsitze und Schlösser im Kaiserthum Österreich. I. Section (Böhmen). I.

Not Available EUR 1,875.00
  • <b>Potter & Potter Auctions: Fine Books & Manuscripts. July 28, 2018</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, July. 28:</b> Lot 372: Martin Luther King Jr. March for Freedom Now! Placard. Chicago, 1960. 28 x 22”. $3,000 to $6,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, July. 28:</b> Lot 567: Warhol, Andy. Tate Gallery Exhibition Booklet, Signed on the Cover by Warhol. Tate Gallery, 1971. $700 to $900
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, July. 28:</b> Lot 72: Mitchell, Margaret. <i>Gone With the Wind.</i> New York: The Macmillan Co., 1936. First edition, first issue. $4,000 to $5,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions: Fine Books & Manuscripts. July 28, 2018</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, July. 28:</b> Lot 468: Photo Archive Documenting the 1930s—50s Chicago Jazz and Night Club Scene. A significant collection. $2,000 to $4,000
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, July. 28:</b> Lot 143: Dr. Seuss. <i>Oh Say Can You Say.</i> 1979, First Edition, Signed. $200 to $300
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, July. 28:</b> Lot 285: [Maps] Thomas G. Bradford. <i>A Comprehensive Atlas, Geographical, Historical & Commercial.</i> Boston: William D. Ticknor, 1835. First Edition. $1,600 to $1,800
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions: Fine Books & Manuscripts. July 28, 2018</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, July. 28:</b> Lot 69: Herman Melville. <i>Moby Dick, or The Whale</i>. New York: Random House, 1930. First Kent Trade Edition. $400 to $600
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, July. 28:</b> Lot 295: John James Audoban. Group of 148 Lithographs from the Birds of America. Philadelphia: J.T. Bowen, ca. 1840s. $600 to $800
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, July. 28:</b> Lot 54: Langston Hughes. <i>One-Way Ticket.</i> New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1949. First edition. $300 to $500
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions: Fine Books & Manuscripts. July 28, 2018</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, July. 28:</b> Lot 7: Ray Bradbury. <i>The Martian Chronicles.</i> With a Wine Label Signed by Bradbury. Garden City: Doubleday, 1950. First edition $300 to $500
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, July. 28:</b> Lot 121. Frank L Baum. <i>The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.</i> Chicago: George M. Hill Co., 1899, 1900. First Edition. $4,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, July. 28:</b> Lot 369. [Declaration of Independence] Peter Force Engraving of the Declaration of Independence. One page; 29 x 26”. From the "American Archives" 1837-1853 series of books. $15,000 to $20,000
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Luis de Lucena, <i>Arte de Ajedres,</i> first edition of the earliest extant manual on modern chess, Salamanca, circa 1496-97. Sold for $68,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Carte-de-visite album with 83 images of prominent African Americans & abolitionists, circa 1860s. Sold for $47,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Gustav Klimt, <i>Das Werk,</i> Vienna & Leipzig, 1918. Sold for $106,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Man Ray, <i>[London Transport] – Keeps London Going,</i> 1938. Sold for $149,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Thomas Jefferson, Letter Signed, to Major-General Nathanael Greene, promising reinforcements against Cornwallis, 1781. Sold for $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Nicolas de Fer, <i>L’Amerique Divisee Selon Letendue de ses Principales Parties,</i> Paris, 1713. Sold for $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Russell H. Tandy, <i>The Secret in the Old Attic,</i> watercolor, pencil & ink, 1944. Sold for $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest Hemingway, <i>Three Stories & Ten Poems,</i> first edition of the author's first book, Paris, 1923. Sold for $23,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Walker Evans, <i>River Rouge Plant,</i> silver print, 1947. Sold for $57,500.
  • <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>Bonhams: September 25, New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>The Tragedie of Julius Caesar.</i> London, 1623. 1st appearance in print, Complete from the First Folio. Sold for $175,000
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Ernst, Max. <i>Mr. Knife and Miss Fork</i>. Paris, 1932. DELUXE EDITION. Sold for $15,625
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Cage, John. Autograph musical leaf from his Concert for Piano and Orchestra, NY, 1958. Sold for $18,750
    <b>Bonhams: September 25, New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Einstein, Albert. Signed Passport Photo for his US citizenship application. Bermuda, 1935. Sold for $17,500
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Verard, Antoine. Illuminated printed Book of Hours. Paris, 1507. Sold for $7,500
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Wetterkurzschlussel. German Weather Report Codebook - for Enigma use. Berlin, 1942. Sold for $225,000
    <b>Bonhams: September 25, New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Morelos y Pavon, Jose Maria. Autograph letter signed to El Virrey Venegas, February 5, 1812. Sold for $6,250
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Milne, A.A. Complete set of <i>Winnie-the-Pooh</i> books. 4 volumes. All first issue points. London, 1924-1928. Sold for $5,250
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> A 48-star American Flag, battle worn flown at Guadalcanal and Peleliu, 1942-1944. Sold for $35,000
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Locke, John. Autograph Letter Signed mourning the death of his friend, William Molyneaux, 2 pp, October 27, 1698. Sold for $20,000
  • <b>Doyle, online only: Angling Books from the Collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson. July 13-24, 2018</b>
    <b>Doyle, online only Jul 13-24:</b> Zane Grey, Inscribed photograph album depicting Grey and party at Catalina, fishing, and in Arizona. $700 to $1,000
    <b>Doyle, online only Jul 13-24:</b> Eric Taverner, Salmon Fishing...London: Seeley, Service & Co., 1931. $600 to $900
    <b>Doyle, online only Jul 13-24:</b> The Gentleman Angler. $300 to $500
    <b>Doyle, online only: Angling Books from the Collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson. July 13-24, 2018</b>
    <b>Doyle, online only Jul 13-24:</b> Ken Robinson, Flyfishers' Progress. [London: The Flyfishers' Club, 2000. $200 to $300
    <b>Doyle, online only Jul 13-24:</b> G. H. Lacy, North Punjab Fishing Club Angler's Handbook. Calcutta: Newman & Co., 1890. $300 to $500
    <b>Doyle, online only Jul 13-24:</b> J. Harrington Keene, Fly-Fishing and Fly-Making for Trout, etc. New York, 1887. $200 to $300
    <b>Doyle, online only: Angling Books from the Collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson. July 13-24, 2018</b>
    <b>Doyle, online only Jul 13-24:</b> Arthur Macrate, The History of The Tuna Club, Avalon, Santa Catalina Island, California, 1948. $400 to $600
    <b>Doyle, online only Jul 13-24:</b> Joseph D. Bates Jr. Streamer Fly Tying and Fishing. Harrisburg, PA: The Stackpole Company, 1966. $800 to $1,200
    <b>Doyle, online only Jul 13-24:</b> Paul Schmookler and Ingrid V. Sils. Rare and Unusual Fly Tying Materials: A Natural History. $300 to $500
    <b>Doyle, online only Jul 13-24:</b> Herbert Hoover, Fishing For Fun - And To Wash Your Soul. New York: Random House, 1963. $400 to $600
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