• <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Rare 1778 Engraved map of Colonial Philadelphia after George Heap (1714-1752) and Nicholas Scull (1687-1761). $10,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Author signed and inscribed <i>THE FOUNTAINHEAD,</i> stated First Edition, by Ayn Rand, published by The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, New York, 1943. $2,000 to $2,400.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> John James Audubon (American, 1785-1851) hand-colored aquatint engraving, "Yellow-billed Magpie, Stellers Jay, Ultramarine Jay and Clark's Crow," Plate Number CCCLXII. $1,800 to $2,200.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) autograph letter, signed, as President, to Nathan Reid detailing Jackson’s intervention on behalf of Reid's grandson. $1,800 to $2,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Edward Steichen (Luxembourg/American, 1879-1973) portfolio of photographs, "The Early Years 1900-1927, 12 Hand-Gravure Prints" #41/1000, printed in 1981. $1,400 to $1,600.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, TLS, one-page typed letter on The White House, Washington, D.C., stationary to John Marshall Butler. $1,400 to $1,600.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Two Pre-Civil War slave related letters, including one written by Mariah, a female domestic slave of James Vincent Musgrove (1814-1890) to her daughter. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Two author signed and inscribed Ayn Rand related books, including one Rand signed <i>WE THE LIVING,</i> London 1940 edition. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> PLAN DE LA VILLE DE MEMPHIS (ETATS-UNIS) 40,000 HABITANTS pen and ink with watercolor hand drawn drainage system map, circa 1870. $700 to $900.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Scarce Mezzotint portrait of Thomas Pownall, Colonial Governor of the Province of Massachusetts Bay (1757-1760) and South Carolina (1760). $600 to $700.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> VIEW OF NORFOLK FROM COSPORT, VIRGINIA, John Hill, engraver, after John Shaw (U.K., 1776-1832). $600 to $700.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> THE BURNING OF THE MERCHANT'S EXCHANGE, NEW YORK CITY -THE GREAT FIRE OF DECEMBER, 1835. Scarce color lithograph, a 1909 reissue of the original 1836 print. $500 to $700.
  • <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>
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Schedel (Hartmann). <i>Liber Chronicarum,</i> first edition, Nuremberg, Anton Koberger for Sebald Schreyer and Sebastian Kammermeister, 1493. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Greek Orthodox Church].- <i>Menaion,</i> manuscript in Greek, on paper, in Greek letters, [Eastern Mediterranean], [c. 1400]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> American Revolution.- Loyalist's cow powder horn, engraved with the cypher "GR" for George III surmounted by a crown, an inscription, and on reverse an engraving of the "North River" [Hudson River], 1777. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Illuminated prayer book.- <i>Maria Carcer y Trigueros... Santa Misa y Oraciones,</i> illuminated manuscript in Spanish, on paper, [c. 1850]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Hardy (Thomas). <i>The Mayor of Casterbridge,</i> 2 vol., first edition in book form, original cloth, 1886. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Austen (Jane)]. <i>Emma: A Novel,</i> first edition, Printed for John Murray, 1816. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Brontë (Charlotte). <i>Jane Eyre. An Autobiography,</i> 3 vol., first edition, Smith, Elder and Co., 1847. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Cruikshank (George). <i>The Road to the Derby,</i> one of two proof copies, Raphael Tuck & Sons, 1882. £600 to £800.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Meunier (Charles, binder).- Gruel (Leon). <i>Manuel Historique et Bibliographique de l'Amateur de Reliures,</i> 2 vol., Paris, 1887.-1905. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Burne-Jones (Sir Edward). <i>The Work of Edward Burne-Jones,</i> edited by Philip Burne-Jones, one of 200 copies, [c.1900]. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Nazraeli Press.- <i>Six by Six,</i> 36 vol. [a complete set], one of 100 sets, each with signed photograph, Portland, Or., 2010-16. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Australasia.- Péron (Francois) and Freycinet. <i>Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes,</i> 5 vol. including Atlas, second edition, Paris, 1824. £6,000 to £8,000.

Auction Reports

Jeschke van Vliet Auctions Berlin GmbH

Auction Info

Auction Name
Rare Books, Prints, and Historic Photographs
Auction Date
12/04/2020 - 12/04/2020
Sale Number
#134
Total Lots
543
Sold Lots
248
Lots Sold
45.67%
Unsold Lots
295
Total Sales (EUR)
726,743.21
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
572,650.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
1,141,100.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
1,177,100.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
2,349,600.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
30.93%

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Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
84 Ortelius, Abraham

Ortelius, Abraham Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. Mit

1574 EUR 28,000.00 - 56,000.00 EUR 66,534.00
6 Spechtshart von Reutlingen, Hugo

Spechtshart von Reutlingen, Hugo Flores musicae. Mit

1488 EUR 15,000.00 - 30,000.00 EUR 16,633.50
417 Dalí, Salvador

Dalí, Salvador Les Douze Tribus d'Israël.

1973 EUR 12,000.00 - 24,000.00 EUR 12,795.00
249 Linden, J.

Linden, J. Lindenia. Iconographie des Orchidées.

1885-1901 EUR 12,000.00 - 24,000.00 EUR 12,795.00
434 Grosz, George

Grosz, George Die Räuber: Neun Lithographien zu

1922 EUR 8,000.00 - 16,000.00 EUR 11,515.50
36 Rozin, Frédéric-André

Rozin, Frédéric-André Essai sur

20 EUR 10,000.00 - 20,000.00 EUR 11,515.50
44

Stundenbuch. Tagzeiten und Psalmen MSCPT (RTitel). Mit

15./16 Jahrhundert. EUR 5,000.00 - 10,000.00 EUR 11,515.50
337 Biehler, Tobias

Biehler, Tobias Practische Anleitung für jeder

1839 EUR 12,000.00 - 24,000.00 EUR 10,236.00
2 Panormitanus de Tudeschis, N

Panormitanus de Tudeschis, N Lectura super quinque

1478 EUR 5,500.00 - 11,000.00 EUR 10,236.00
27 Du Chatelet, Emilie, Voltaire, François Marie

Du Chatelet, Emilie, Voltaire, François Marie

1778 EUR 12,000.00 - 24,000.00 EUR 10,236.00
231 Alsted, Johann Heinrich

Alsted, Johann Heinrich I. Elementale mathematicum in

1611 EUR 3,600.00 - 7,200.00 EUR 9,980.10
74 Heiden, C. F. von der

Heiden, C. F. von der Americanische Urquelle derer

1760 EUR 1,800.00 - 3,600.00 EUR 9,596.25
518 Ury, Lesser

Ury, Lesser Berliner Impressionen. Mit 7 ORadierungen

1924 EUR 8,000.00 - 16,000.00 EUR 8,956.50
108 Forbin, Louis Nicolas Phillipe Auguste de

Forbin, Louis Nicolas Phillipe Auguste de Voyage dans

1819 EUR 6,000.00 - 12,000.00 EUR 8,316.75
72 Chassiron, Charles de

Chassiron, Charles de Apercu Pittoresque de la Ré

1849 EUR 5,000.00 - 10,000.00 EUR 7,689.80
142

Wichtiges Fotoalbum und Tagebuch aus dem 1. WK aus dem

Um 1914-1918 EUR 12,000.00 - 24,000.00 EUR 7,677.00
465 Guillemot, Maurice

Guillemot, Maurice Paris. Moeurs, Costumes & Attitudes

1914 EUR 8,000.00 - 16,000.00 EUR 7,677.00
510 Steiner-Prag, Hugo

Steiner-Prag, Hugo Der Golem. Prager Phantasien.

EUR 3,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 7,037.25
15 Vostre, Simon

Vostre, Simon Reich geschmücktes Pariser

ca. 1508 EUR 7,500.00 - 15,000.00 EUR 7,037.25
224 Manenti, Francesco

Manenti, Francesco Deliberationi astronomiche perpetue

1643 EUR 6,000.00 - 12,000.00 EUR 7,037.25
  • <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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