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Auction Name
Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 8/28
Auction Date
09/06/2020 - 09/06/2020
Sale Number
#90620
Total Lots
37
Sold Lots
29
Lots Sold
78.38%
Unsold Lots
8
Total Sales (EUR)
6,601.04
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
3,350.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
4,150.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
14,700.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
17,500.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
37.72%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
40124623 Ferdinando Ongania

Stemmi dei Dogi di Venezia

1800 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 2,023.04
39081431 Carlo Filippo Teodoro of Wittelsbach

Johann Baptist Verges Nobility Decree

1790 EUR 700.00 - 800.00 EUR 828.40
40192411 Saint Pope Paolo VI (Card. Giovanni Battista Montini)

Autograph; Signed Personal Postcard of Montini for Happy Name Day

1958 EUR 300.00 - 350.00 EUR 403.30
40222225 Gaspare Spontini Composer

Autograph; Letter for Staging Opera of Fernando Cortez

1840 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 283.40
40030331 Manuscript

esclavos

1842 Not Available EUR 245.25
39498259 Manuscript

Geïllumineerde pagina uit een getijdenboek - ca.

1450 Not Available EUR 239.80
39637751 Various Arab authors

Large collection of Arabic manuscripts

1680/1900 Not Available EUR 239.80
39982803 Manuscript;

Two Illuminated Sheets from a Koran

1830 Not Available EUR 239.80
40126221 Onbekend

Koranic - Islamic prayers

1650 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 239.80
40210755 Louis et Auguste Lumière

Autographes de Louis et Auguste Lumière

1896 Not Available EUR 178.76
40235207 Umberto II Re d'Italia

Autograph; Military Promotion for a El Alamein Battle Commander

1945 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 174.40
40254155 Manuscript

Origineel bijbelblad uit de 13e eeuw

1250 Not Available EUR 152.60
40236047

Manuscript on Buddhism on palm leafs

1793/1736 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 112.27
40199945 Ludwig van Beethoven (transcription from)

Manuscript; Musical Sheet Gran Sinfonia Opera Re Stefano - King Stefano

1892 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 111.18
40120517 Manuscript

Original page from a book of hours

1463 Not Available EUR 109.00
39985387 manuscrito

manuscrito esclavo

1834 Not Available EUR 107.91
40192433 Giuseppe Verdi (transcription from)

Manuscipt; Very Rare Musical sheet: "Scena e Duetto nell'Opera Aroldo"

1850/1860 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 103.55
39179033 Manuscript

Original page from a book of hours

1463 Not Available EUR 98.10
40250853 Michel Butor

Poème manuscrit

1996 Not Available EUR 97.01
40078431 Soldiers Japan

Military Letters from Manchukuo (5)

1938 Not Available EUR 92.65
  • <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 Nov 17:</b> Jane Austen, <i>Pride & Prejudice,</i> 3 volumes, first edition, London, 1813. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> John Hancock, Uncommon Privateer Commission, signed as President of Continental Congress, 1777. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Frank Lloyd Wright, photograph signed & inscribed. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Abraham Lincoln, document signed conscripting troops for first national draft in U.S., 1863. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Jane Austen, <i>Sense & Sensibility,</i> 3 volumes, first edition, London, 1811. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Charles Dickens, <i>American Notes for General Circulation,</i> first edition, inscribed to Richard Henry Dana, Jr., London, 1842. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> John Maynard Keynes, <i>The General Theory of Employment, Interest & Money,</i> first edition, London, 1936. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Alexandre Raymond, <i>L’Art Islamique en Orient,</i> 2 volumes, first editions, Péra-Constantinople, 1922-24. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Igor Stravinsky, autograph musical quotation signed, 3 bars from <i>Perséphone,</i> 1936. $1,500 to $2,500.
  • <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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