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Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 10/9
Auction Date
10/21/2020 - 10/21/2020
Sale Number
#102120
Total Lots
160
Sold Lots
153
Lots Sold
95.63%
Unsold Lots
7
Total Sales (EUR)
11,184.49
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
4,025.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
5,120.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
6,705.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
8,320.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
134.43%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
41347271 Jean Gaspard Lavater

Essai sur la Physiognomonie, destiné à faire connaître l’Homme et à le faire aimer.

1786/1781 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,250.00 EUR 665.99
41375073 J.J. Rousseau

Emile ou De L'Education

1762 EUR 220.00 - 250.00 EUR 446.90
41317623 Jean-Sylvain Bailly

Histoire de l'astronomie ancienne

1781 Not Available EUR 370.60
40229521 Cochin, Charles-Nicolaus & Bellicard Jérôme-Charles.

Observations sur les antiquités d Herculanum

1757 EUR 225.00 - 250.00 EUR 352.07
41296331 Abbé Nollet

Leçons de physique expérimentale

1767 Not Available EUR 329.18
41379445 Nicolas Aubin

Histoire des Diables de Loudun

1716 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 284.49
41410255 Lemuel Guliver

Voyages du Capitaine Gulliver en divers pays

1765 Not Available EUR 283.40
39139339 Prévost d´Exiles / Bellin / Van der Schley

Histoire Générale des Voyages - Vol 30, 32, 41, 44 (Indische Oceaan, Stille Oceaan, Zuid Amerika)

1750/1758 Not Available EUR 239.80
40241653 M.L.L. de Vallemont

La Physique occulte, ou Traité de la baguette divinatoire, et de son utilité pour la découverte (..)

1709 EUR 280.00 - 350.00 EUR 239.80
41333157 Jean Cousin

L'Art De Dessiner

1778 EUR 250.00 - 350.00 EUR 219.09
41342613 [Guillaume-Thomas Raynal]?

Histoire philosophique et politique, Des Établissemens et du Commerce des Européens dans les...

1773 Not Available EUR 208.19
41355901 Laurent d'Arvieux / Jean de la Roque

Voyage dans la Palestine

1718 EUR 220.00 - 250.00 EUR 207.10
41456715

Secrets concernants les arts et métiers

1772 Not Available EUR 196.20
41375087 Diderot

Essai Sur les Règnes de Claude et de Néron et sur les Moeurs et les Ecrits de Sénèque

1782 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 185.30
41273831

L'Anatomie D'Heister Avec des Essais de Physique sur L'Usage des Parties du Corps Humain

1753 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 174.40
41414107 Clément Marot de Cahors

Les oeuvres de Clément Marot de Cahors

1700 Not Available EUR 163.50
41344739 Lucien de Samosate / J.-B. Gail

Mythologie dramatique

1795 Not Available EUR 135.16
41460353 Noël-Antoine Pluche

Histoire du Ciel où l'on recherche l'origine de l'idolâtrie et les méprises de la philosophie

1744 Not Available EUR 122.08
41273829 M. Tauvry

Pratique des Maladies Aigues et de Toutes Celles Qui Dépendent de la Fermentation des Liqueurs

1720 Not Available EUR 119.90
41375097 J.J Rousseau

Lettres de Deux Amans, habitans d'une petite ville au pied des Alpes

1761 Not Available EUR 113.36
  • <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
    <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
    <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
  • <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 20.<br>Mrs S. C. Belnos.</b> <i>The Sundhya or the Daily Prayers of the Brahmins,</i> 1st edition, 1851. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 20.<br>Sir Harry Darell.</b> <i>China, India, Cape of Good Hope and Vicinity,</i> 1st edition, 1852. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 20.<br><i>Scots Magazine,</i></b> 61 volumes, 1739-1800. With important maps of North America. £1,500 to £2,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Ian Fleming.</b> <i>Casino Royale,</i> 1st edition, 1953. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Virginia Woolf.</b> <i>Really and Truly,</i> 1915. Autograph confessions book. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Evelyn Waugh.</b> <i>Vile Bodies,</i> 1st edition, 1930. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>J. R. R. Tolkien.</b> Autograph letter signed on Old English, with corrected typescript. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Lewis Carroll.</b> <i>The Hunting of the Snark,</i> 1st edition, 1876. Presentation copy. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Essex House Press.</b> <i>Poems of William Shakespeare,</i> 1899. One of 450 copies. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Lafcadio Hearn.</b> <i>A Japanese Miscellany,</i> 1st edition, 1901. Presentation copy. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Jules Verne.</b> <i>Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas,</i> 1st UK edition, 1873. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Charles Dickens.</b> <i>The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit,</i> 1st edition, 1844. Original cloth binding. £800 to £1,200.
  • <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>January Auction<br>January 23, 2021</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> AUDUBON, John James. <i>Carolina Parrot, Plate 26.</i> London: Robert Havell, 1827-1838. $125,000 to $175,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> AUDUBON, John James. <i>Fish Hawk or Osprey, Plate 81.</i> London: Robert Havell, 1827-1838. $145,000 to $175,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> AUDUBON, John James. <i>Brown Pelican, Plate 421.</i> London: Robert Havell, 1827-1838. $75,000 to $100,000.
    <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>January Auction<br>January 23, 2021</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> DE BRY, Johann Theodore, attributed to. Pair of Watercolor studies of Tulips. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> FUERTES, Louis Agassiz. <i>Alaskan Brown Bear.</i> Watercolor and gouache on board. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> HILL, Thomas. <i>Big Trees.</i> Oil on canvas. c. 1903. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>January Auction<br>January 23, 2021</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> GOULD, John. <i>A Monograph of the Macropodidae or Family of Kangaroos.</i> London: by the author, August 1st 1841-May 1st 1842. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> GOULD, John. <i>A Monograph of the Odontophorinae, or Partridges of America.</i> London: Richard and John E. Taylor for the Author, [1844]-1850. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> JANSSONIUS, Joannes. <i>Atlantis majoris quinta pars, orbem maritimum seu omnium marium…</i> Amsterdam: Joannes Janssonius, 1652. $50,000 to $80,000.
    <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>January Auction<br>January 23, 2021</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> DONCKER, Hendrik. <i>De Zee-Atlas ofte Water-Waereld, vertoonende alle de Zee-Kusten van het bekende deel des Aerd-Bodems.</i> Amsterdam: Henrick Doncker, [1658-1665]. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> BURR, David. <i>Map of the City and County of New York with the Adjacent Country.</i> Engraved map with original hand color. Ithaca, NY: Stone & Clark, 1839. $9,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> CURRIER, Nathaniel and IVES, James Merritt. <i>The City of New York.</i> Lithograph with original hand color. New York: Currier & Ives, 1884. $15,000 to $20,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Joseph F. Kernan, <i>College Football,</i> oil on canvas, <i>The Saturday Evening Post</i> cover, 1932. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Joseph C. Leyendecker, <i>Golfer Lighting a Cigarette,</i> oil on canvas, c.1920. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Howard Chandler Christy, <i>In the Field,</i> charcoal & watercolor, published in <i>Scribner’s,</i> 1902. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> N.C. Wyeth, <i>Standish Reading,</i> pen & ink, for <i>The Courtship of Miles Standish,</i> 1920. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Johnanna Stewart Mapes, <i>A Fairy Book,</i> conté crayon, for <i>St. Nicholas Magazine,</i> 1907. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Arnold Lobel, pen & ink, for <i>The Frog & Toad Coloring Book,</i> 1981. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Antonio Lopez, <i>Today’s Fashions,</i> study for <i>The New York Times,</i> 1981. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Charles Schulz, <i>“I’ll have to go back to the house…I forgot my rubbers…”</i> pen & ink, original 4-panel <i>Peanuts comic,</i> 1960. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Constantin Alajalov, <i>Family Tree,</i> watercolor and gouache, cover for <i>The New Yorker,</i> 1938. Estimate $3,000 to $4,000.
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