Auction Reports

Vermot de Pas

Auction Info

Auction Name
Books and Bindings, Posters and Old Paper
Auction Date
10/08/2019 - 10/08/2019
Sale Number
#61808
Total Lots
264
Sold Lots
141
Lots Sold
53.41%
Unsold Lots
123
Total Sales (EUR)
32,495.40
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
19,408.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
24,115.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
42,598.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
54,675.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
59.43%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
307

France Troisième République - 11 pièces Génie de 20 francs; 1875; 1876 (x2); 1877 (x2); 1878 (x2); 1896; 1897 (x2); 1898 Or Poids: 70,94 g

EUR 1,900.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 2,885.40
304

France Troisième République - 10 pièces Marianne de 20 francs; 1907 (x6); 1909; 1912 ( x3) Or Poids: 64,5 g

EUR 1,800.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 2,620.80
305

France Napoloéon III - 9 pièces de 20 francs tête nue; 1856; 1857; 1858 (x4); 1859 (x2); 1860 Or Poids: 57,78 g

EUR 1,600.00 - 1,700.00 EUR 2,343.60
65 BERNARD, Pierre-Joseph.

Œuvres.

1797 EUR 600.00 - 800.00 EUR 1,386.00
303

France Louis-Philippe I er - 5 pièces de 20 francs tête laurée, 1834; 1839; 1840; 1842; 1847 Or Poids: 31,99 g

EUR 900.00 - 1,000.00 EUR 1,323.00
329

Archives.

Not Available EUR 1,134.00
59

EPITOME Omnium Operum…

1549 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 945.00
1 HELYOT,P.

Histoire des Ordres Monastiques, Religieux et Militaires…

1714 EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00 EUR 907.20
81 PICASSO (Pablo), d’après

Suite de 180 dessins de Picasso. Verve N° 29/30.

[1954]. EUR 500.00 - 700.00 EUR 819.00
306

France Napoléon III - 3 pièces de 20 francs tête laurée; 1864; 1868; 1870 Or Poids: 19,3 g

EUR 550.00 - 600.00 EUR 806.40
331

PHOTOGRAPHIES.

Not Available EUR 756.00
64

L'Office de la Semaine Sainte, en latin et en françois, à l'usage de Rome et de Paris, imprimé par ordre de Madame Marie-Adelaïde de France.

1753 EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 567.00
58

Aristotelis Stagiritae Moralia Nichomachia cum Eustratij Aspasij, Michaelis Ephesij, nonnullorumque aliorum Graecorum explanationibus, nuper a Ioanne Bernardo Feliciano Latinitate donata 1541.

1541 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 529.20
299 Delval FAP'ANIS .

Affiche polychrome Publicité Wall Années 30 Etat C Restaurations et tampon RF Cadre

EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 478.80
323

Ensemble d’environ 100 dédicaces ou signatures originales sur bristol ou support libre, accompagnées d’un visuel.

Not Available EUR 478.80
5 Saint Thomas d'Aquin. Hunnaeus, Augustinus.

Summa theologiae sancti Thomae Aquinatis D. Angelici. Plurimis in margine perutilibus Notis ditata.

1629 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 441.00
16 TREVOUX.

Dictionnaire universel françois et latin, vulgairement appelé Dictionnaire de Trévoux.

1771 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 441.00
14 FLEURY, Abbé Claude.

Histoire ecclésiastique.

1722-1738. EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 415.80
300

Magistrale, la Affiche pour l’apeeritif, Véritable Eau d’Arquebuse par Blachère, Distillateur à Avignon Imprimeee par les affiches Pichot a? Paris 158 x 119 cm Cadre

EUR 300.00 - 500.00 EUR 403.20
328

Ensemble d’une quarantaine d’illustrations originales, lithographies et gravures (Deveria, Villo, Kalaydjian, et anonymes).

Not Available EUR 378.00
  • <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Macbeth: A Tragedy.</i> London, 1673. FIRST SEPARATE AND FIRST QUARTO EDITION. THE CHARLTON HESTON COPY. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> HEMINGWAY, ERNEST. <i>In Our Time.</i> Paris, 1924. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL. <i>Fanshawe, A Tale.</i> Boston, 1828. FIRST EDITION OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> THOREAU, HENRY DAVID. <i>Walden; Or, Life in the Woods.</i> Boston, 1854. FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies.</i> London, 1685. THE FOURTH FOLIO, Brewster/Bentley issue. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> STEIG, WILLIAM. Original maquette and 58 finished drawings for <i>The Agony in the Kindergarten,</i> one of Steig's most important books. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> VERNE, JULES. <i>A Journey to the Centre of the Earth.</i> New York & London, 1872. FIRST EDITION, RARE AMERICAN ISSUE, with Scribner & Welford cancel title. $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> KING, STEPHEN. <i>Carrie.</i> New York, 1974. INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION, OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> APPLE MACINTOSH PROTOTYPE. 1983. The earliest known Macintosh with "Twiggy" drive, one of only two known working machines. $120,000 to $180,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> PLATO. <i>Timaeus</i> [AND] <i>Critias</i> [from Ficini's 1484 Opera]. A LANDMARK OF SCIENTIFIC THOUGHT. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> LOVELACE, AUGUSTA ADA. Sketch of the Analytical Engine Invented by Charles Babbage Esq. London, 1843. FIRST EDITION, JOURNAL ISSUE, MOST IMPORTANT PAPER IN EARLY DIGITAL COMPUTING. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> APPLE-1 COMPUTER. Signed by Steve Wozniak, used in development of Apple II. $200,000 to $300,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> DARWIN, CHARLES. 1809-1882. <i>On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection.</i> London, 1859. FIRST EDITION. $80,000 to $120,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b><br>Dr. Seuss, pen, ink & watercolor, calendar illustration, Thomas D. Murphy Company, 1937. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Georges Lepape, <i>Sur la Terrasse,</i> gouache & pencil, cover for <i>Vogue,</i> 1930. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Charles Dana Gibson, <i>The Coming Game, Yale vs. Vassar,</i> pen & ink, for <i>Life</i> magazine, 1895. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b><br>H.A. Rey, color pencil, charcoal, watercolor & gouache, for <i>Rafi et les 9 singes,</i> 1939. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Ernest H. Shepard, pen & ink, for Kenneth Grahame’s <i>Bertie’s Escapade,</i> 1949. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Charles Schulz, <i>The Biggest Star Measured So Far,</i> ink & wash, original <i>Peanuts</i> cartoon, published 1961. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Saul Steinberg, <i>12 Biographies, A to B,</i> pen & ink with collage, final illustration in his book <i>The Labyrinth,</i> 1960. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b><br>Jo Mielziner, <i>A Streetcar Named Desire,</i> watercolor, graphite & gouache, first color study for the award-winning 1947 production. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Charles Addams, <i>Nevermore,</i> watercolor & ink, for <i>The New Yorker,</i> 1973. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> James Montgomery Flagg, <i>I Should Worry,</i> watercolor, gouache & graphite, cover for <i>Judge</i> magazine, 1914. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Edward Gorey, <i>Swan Lake, Hunters/Siegfried, Van Rothbart,</i> watercolor, pen & ink, costume designs, 1975. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Ludwig Bemelmans, <i>Sketch for Madeline,</i> gouache & ink. $6,000 to $9,000.
  • <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 25th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b> Fust-Schöffer-Bibel from Gutenberg-Press, 1462. Est: € 1,000,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>J. W. Weinmann, <i>Phytanthoza-Iconographia,</i> 1735-45. Est: € 60,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>O. Kokoschka, <i>Die träumenden Knaben,</i> 1917. Est: € 10,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 25th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>Z. Lilius, <i>Orbis breviarium,</i> 1493. <br>Est: € 10,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b> <i>Gazette du Bon Ton,</i> 1912-22.<br>Est: € 14,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>M. Chagall, <i>Daphnis & Chloé,</i> 1961. Est: € 100,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 25th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>C. Ptolemaeus, <i>Geographie,</i> 1513.<br>Est: € 100,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>E. L. Kirchner, <i>Umbra vitae,</i> 1924.<br>Est: € 6,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>J. Miró, <i>Midi le trèfle blanc,</i> 1968. Est: € 2,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 25th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b> Clemens V., <i>Constitutiones,</i> 1471.<br>Est: € 14,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>C. Gesner, <i>Tierbuch, Vogelbuch, Fischbuch,</i> 1563-81. Est: € 5,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>J. Itten, <i>Utopia,</i> 1921. Est: € 2,000
  • <b>Christie’s London, Nov. 27:</b> [Peter I, Tsar]. <i>Simboly i emblemata ukazom i blagopovedenii imperatora Petra Alekseevicha [Symbola et emblemata jussu atque auspiciis Petri Alexeidis].</i> Amsterdam, 1705. £30,000 to £40,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Nov. 27:</b> Charlemagne, Adolf. Benefice d'Adieu de Madame Naptal. [St Petersburg: 16th February 1873]. £30,000 to £40,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Nov. 27:</b> [Military. Album.] [An album of drawings of weapons and their accessories, drawn from nature by the Second Cadets Corps.] St Petersburg, 1800. £100,000 to £150,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Nov. 27:</b> Pushkin, Alexander. <i>Evgenii Onegin.</i> St Petersburg: Dep. of Public Education, 1825-1832. £100,000 to £150,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Nov. 27:</b> Sumarokov, Pavel. <i>Dosugi krymskogo sud’i ili vtoroe puteshestvie v Tavridu. [The Leisure of a Crimean Judge or a Second Tour to Tauris].</i> St Petersburg: Imperial Press, 1803-5. £50,000 to £80,000
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