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Auction Name
Autographs and Manuscripts - bidstart 9/25
Auction Date
10/04/2020 - 10/04/2020
Sale Number
#100420
Total Lots
47
Sold Lots
34
Lots Sold
72.34%
Unsold Lots
13
Total Sales (EUR)
5,889.27
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
4,095.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
5,025.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
10,015.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
11,915.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
49.43%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
40892529 Charles Gounod

Autograph letter signed ("Ch. Gounod") to Italian soprano Adelina Patti

1889 EUR 745.00 - 820.00 EUR 763.00
40788321 judaica

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

1800 Not Available EUR 545.00
40825101

Torah Scroll Bible from the Book of Genesis

Not Available EUR 457.80
40760005 Ottoman Islamic arabic arab turkey Turkish

Sultan Mahmut II Firman with his tughra Tu?ra

1800 EUR 440.00 - 490.00 EUR 432.73
40986119 Mauritanie

Hadith

1700 Not Available EUR 430.55
41019531 Doge Francesco Contarini (in name of)

Vellum Manuscript; New Provisions about Possessions in Brescia with Seal

1624 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 285.58
40988023

Manuscript; Economic Correspondence of the Noble Genoese Cattaneo Family

1704/1798 EUR 200.00 - 250.00 EUR 240.89
40996449 Edoardo Amaldi, Franco Rasetti, Oscar D'Agostino

Autograph; Enrico Fermi physics group Signed postcard 'I ragazzi di Via Panisperna'

1967 Not Available EUR 239.80
40903595 Henry de Montherlant

Lettre Autographe Signée

1927 EUR 170.00 - 200.00 EUR 219.09
40887027 Francois Etienne Kellermann - Général d'Empire

Lettre Autographe Signée - Armée de Naples

1799 EUR 310.00 - 345.00 EUR 211.46
40885807 Claude François Chauveau-Lagarde (Avocat de Marie-Antoinette et Charlotte Corday)

Lettre Autographe Signée à la Maréchale LANNES

1813 EUR 330.00 - 370.00 EUR 180.94
40920095 Koptische Ethiopië

Bijbelgedeelte in handschrift vermoedelijk Ethiopie in lederen tas

1890 EUR 170.00 - 200.00 EUR 163.50
40965711 Giuseppe Lechi (Napoleonic General)

Autograph; Napoleonic General Giuseppe Lechi Governor of Tuscany

1814 EUR 180.00 - 250.00 EUR 163.50
40999899 Eugène de Beauharnais Viceroy of Italy

Autograph; Treatment of Deserters

1813 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 141.70
41029775 Manuscript

blad uit een getijdenboek - ca.

1450 Not Available EUR 117.72
41031367 Lagoutine (in name of)

Manuscript; Death of General Franceschi Letter in the Siege of Gdansk

1813 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 114.45
40985935 Various Authors

Manuscript; Collection of Poems and Drawings from Poitiers (France)

1923/1919 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 87.20
40925915 Sahih Al-Boukhari

Hadiths

1800 Not Available EUR 86.11
40700357 Manuscript

Original page from a book of hours

1463 Not Available EUR 80.66
40931375 Imam Muhammad ibn Yusuf al-Senussi

Le credo sénussien mineur (la mère des preuves )

1800 Not Available EUR 77.39
  • <b><center>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Rare & Remarkable Autographs<br>and Manuscripts<br>Now until October 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Most Remarkable Autograph Album Ever Offered: Wilde Poem, Melville Quotes Shakespeare, 8 presidents, Mary Lincoln & 400 More. $30,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Unique Napoleon Autograph Manuscript Detailing his Military Campaign in Italy, plus Doodles. $18,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Remarkable Pasteur Manuscript on Rabies Research 8 Months before 1st Successful Human Vaccination. $12,500 to $15,000.
    <b><center>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Rare & Remarkable Autographs<br>and Manuscripts<br>Now until October 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Freud 1933 ALS Supporting First Lay Analyst Theodor Reik with Reik’s Handwritten Definition of Psychology. $15,000 to $16,000.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Begin & Sadat Unique Signed Photo from Camp David Summit. $2,000 to $2,500.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Rare Scriabin ALS Written the Year He Completed “The Poem of Ecstasy.” $4,000 to $5,000.
    <b><center>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Rare & Remarkable Autographs<br>and Manuscripts<br>Now until October 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Columbus’ Patron Pays for a Gift to a Lady in Waiting. $2,000 to $2,500.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Rare Signed Photo of Nansen, Nobel Prize Winner & Norway’s First Great Arctic Explorer. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Stravinsky Pens 5 Bars from "Petrouschka.” $1,200 to $1,500.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Zapata Letter Written 4 Days Following Collapse of Negotiations between Villa and Carranza. $2,000 to $2,200.
  • <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>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
  • <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.
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