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Auction Name
Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 8/14
Auction Date
08/23/2020 - 08/23/2020
Sale Number
#82320
Total Lots
28
Sold Lots
22
Lots Sold
78.57%
Unsold Lots
6
Total Sales (EUR)
5,950.31
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
3,620.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
4,320.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
5,170.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
6,170.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
96.44%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
39728649 Winston Churchill

Sir Winston Churchill Hand Signed Letter November

1904 EUR 1,100.00 - 1,210.00 EUR 1,090.00
39878853 Pope Benedictus XIV (Transcription of)

Manuscript; Economical Papal Bull on vellum

1743 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 709.59
39897277 Hector Berlioz

Composer autograph letter to Paul Merruau concerning his Traité d'instrumentation

1843 EUR 770.00 - 850.00 EUR 610.40
39763095 De Gouverneur van Suriname

Koloniale geschiedenis - Afschaffing Slavernij

1866 EUR 210.00 - 250.00 EUR 501.40
39805639

Gebedenboek

1500 Not Available EUR 485.05
39823085 Juan de Hinestrosa - Pedro de Écija

Censo enfitéutico.

1509 Not Available EUR 294.30
39712739 Unknown

Libellus orationum

1765 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 283.40
39479215 Lucien-Armand Viard

Watercolor & Manuscript Album by Captain Viard, Friend of Pierre Loti

1922 EUR 280.00 - 310.00 EUR 272.50
39848475 Giuseppe Verdi (Transcription From)

Manuscript; Music sheet Opera "La Forza del Destino"

1891 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 239.80
39527911 Notaire

Parchemin d'une vente de rente au Chevalier Pierre de sainte Maure près du Coudray (Touraine)

1316 Not Available EUR 210.37
39762657 Gouverneur van Curaçao en onderhoorigheden

Koloniale geschiedenis - Afschaffing Slavernij

1863 EUR 210.00 - 250.00 EUR 204.92
39904773 Einzelnes Blatt

Antiphonary leaf

1640 Not Available EUR 185.30
39848181 Gaetano Donizetti (Transcription from)

Musical Manuscript: Opera Linda di Chamounix Scena e Duetto per Cornetta e Trombone

1880/1860 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 120.99
39850081 Enrico de Nicola Head of State

Autograph; Decree of Provisional Head of State After WW2

1946 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 109.00
39857953 Royaume de Naples

Échange entre Royaume de Naples et le Maréchal Soult

1801 Not Available EUR 109.00
39879345 Giovanni Tordorò Minister of Napoleon Bonaparte

Autograph; Change of itinerary of the troops to Charpentier from Milan

1806 EUR 150.00 - 250.00 EUR 109.00
39789317 Pope Gregory XVI chancellery

Manuscript; Papal Breve Gregory XVI

1832 Not Available EUR 103.55
39740849 Bourvil

Autographe original de Bourvil

1953 Not Available EUR 76.30
39823497 judaica

Manuscript; Torah scroll from Yemen: Numbers - 19th century

1820 Not Available EUR 68.67
39525691 Notaire

Parchemin d'une vente de terres au Chevalier Pierre de sainte Maure près du Coudray (Touraine)

1316 Not Available EUR 61.04
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> MACHIAVELLI, Niccolò. <i>Nicholas Machiavel's Prince. Also, The life of Castruccio Castracani of Lucca…</i> Translated by Edward Dacres. London, 1640. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> FILSON, John. <i>The Discovery, Settlement and present State of Kentucke: and An Essay towards the Topography, and Natural History of that important Country…</i> Wilmington, Del.: James Adams, 1784. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> ELUARD, Paul. <i>Un poeme dans chaque livre.</i> Paris: Louis Broder, 1956. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> LEWIS, James Otto. [<i>Aboriginal Port Folio.</i> Philadelphia: Published by the Author, 1835-1836]. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> [ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS]. BOOK OF HOURS, use of Rome, in Latin. [Southern Netherlands (Ghent or Bruges), c.1460]. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> MORE, Thomas, Sir. <i>The Workes ... wrytten by him in the Englysh tongue.</i> Edited by William Rastell. London, 1557. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. MORRIS, William. <i>Love is Enough.</i> Hammersmith: The Kelmscott Press, 1897. $5,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> LINCOLN, Abraham. Autograph endorsement signed as President (“A. Lincoln”), 24 February 1863. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> WASHINGTON, George. Address panel with autograph free frank signed ("G:o Washington"), as Commander in Chief of the Continental Army, 5 August 1777. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> GOREY, Edward. <i>The Beastly Baby.</i> N.p.: The Fantod Press, 1962. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> FROST, Robert. Photographic reproduction signed and inscribed ("Robert Frost”), to R.V. Thornton, 1955. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> GOREY, Edward. <i>The Bug Book.</i> New York: Looking Glass Library, 1959. $500 to $700.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Book of Hours with Illuminated Miniatures, France, mid-15th century. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Conradus de Alemania [Halberstadt the Elder], <i>Concordantiae Bibliorum,</i> Strassburg, 1474. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Christopher Marlowe, <i>The Jew of Malta,</i> London, 1633. Earliest extant edition of this antiauthoritarian Elizabethan play. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b><br>Sir Isaac Newton, <i>The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy,</i> first edition in English, 2 volumes, London, 1729. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> John Rae, <i>Narrative of an Expedition to the Shores of the Arctic Sea in 1846 and 1847,</i> first edition, London, 1850. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Philip Pittman, <i>The Present State of the European Settlements on the Mississippi…,</i> first edition, London, 1770. $10,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Cyanotype of an anatomy class at Woman’s Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1895. $300 to $400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Equine veterinary formulary, manuscript on paper, East Earl, Pennsylvania, circa 1860. $400 to $600.
  • <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> REGAMEY, Felix (1844-1906). Unique drawing showing Verlaine and Rimbaud in London, September 1872. €70,000 to 100,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> LABORDE, Alexandre de (1773-1842). <i>Voyage pittoresque et historique de l’Espagne.</i> Paris : 1806-1820. €20,000 to 30,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> BOCCACE, Jean (1313-1375). <i>Il Decamerone…</i> Venise : Gabriele Giolito di Ferrari, 1542.<br>€ 12,000 to 15,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> LAMBERT, Yvon (1936). Full collection of writings from <i>Une rêverie émanée de mes loisirs.</i> Paris : 1992 - 2018. €50,000 to 70,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> JOUVE, Paul (1878-1973) -- KIPLING, Rudyard (1865-1936). <i>La Chasse de Kaa.</i> Paris : Javal & Bourdeaux, 1930. €2,000 to 3,000
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