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Auction Info

Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 10/30
Auction Date
11/06/2020 - 11/06/2020
Sale Number
#110620
Total Lots
130
Sold Lots
101
Lots Sold
77.69%
Unsold Lots
29
Total Sales (EUR)
20,799.38
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
13,610.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
16,970.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
22,060.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
27,440.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
75.80%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
41819139 Jehova-bijbel

Biblia, of de gantsche H. Schrift des Ouden en Nieuwen Testaments

1755 EUR 750.00 - 850.00 EUR 4,251.00
41924661

Galleria Giustiniana Del Marchese Vincenzo Giustiniani

1631/1757 EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 1,090.00
41975203 Butkens

Trophées du Duché de Brabant

1726/1724 EUR 700.00 - 800.00 EUR 845.84
41979185 Anónimo

L’Office de la Semaine Sante, à l’usage de la Maison du Roy

1741 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 817.50
41812289 Don Gianrinaldo Carli-Rubbi

Delle monete e dell'istituzione delle zecche d'Italia

1754/1760 EUR 800.00 - 900.00 EUR 790.25
41975663 Nicolaas Despars

Chronyke van Vlaenderen

1736/1726 EUR 550.00 - 650.00 EUR 654.00
41999241 Richard Pococke

Beschryving van het Oosten - (deel 2 in 2 delen)

1779/1780 EUR 250.00 - 300.00 EUR 621.30
41566431

Nieuwe en nauwkeurige byzonderheeden aangaande het gevecht op de Doggersbank

1781 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 490.50
41878417 Christoph Weigel

Biblia Ectypa

1700 EUR 350.00 - 400.00 EUR 426.19
41737011 Hervormde Kerk IJsselmonde

Biblia, Dat is de Gantsche H. Schrifture

1761 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 414.20
40230257 Gabriele Lancillotto Castelli - Melchiorre di Bella

Siciliae Veteres Nummi + Auctarium + Auctarium secundum

1781 EUR 350.00 - 450.00 EUR 403.30
42073253 N.N.

Biblia Sacra Vulgatae Editionis Sixti V Pont. Max. Ivssv recognita atque edita (...)

1715 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 392.40
41327861 Carsten Niebuhr

Beschryving van Arabie, uit eigene waarnemingen en in 't land zelf verzamelde narigten

1774 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 392.40
42014435 Jan Wagenaar

Amsterdam in zyne Opkomst, Aanwas, Geschiedenissen, Voorregten, Koophandel, Gebouwen

1760/1767 EUR 375.00 - 475.00 EUR 359.70
42064667 Klaas Gietermaker

Zeevaart of de kunst der Stuurlieden

1725 Not Available EUR 359.70
41976663 Ripia, Juan de la

Práctica de la administración y cobranza de las rentas reales…

1723 EUR 450.00 - 500.00 EUR 348.80
42088439 Petrus Opmeer / Jan van de Velde (II), naar Jacob Matham

Het Nederlands Catholyk Martelaars-boek (...) [EN] Naader bewijs (...) - met alle 34 kopergravures!

1701/1700 EUR 250.00 - 300.00 EUR 337.90
41874973 Jean Bernard Basedow / Daniel Chodowiecki / Johann Schellemberg

Kupfersammlung zu J. B. Basedows Elementarwerke für die Jugend und ihre Freunde

1774 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 311.74
41692821 Flavius Josephus / Jacob Basnage

Vervolg op Flavius Josephus of algemene historie der Joodsche Naatsie, (...)

1727/1726 EUR 350.00 - 400.00 EUR 310.65
41542869 Johann Philipp Colonius

Systema arithmeticum speciosum, das ist: ein [...] vollkommenes Rechenbuch.

1748 Not Available EUR 283.40
  • <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.
  • <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.
  • <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.
  • <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
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