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Auction Info

Auction Name
Letters and Autograph Manuscripts
Auction Date
01/20/2021 - 01/20/2021
Sale Number
#12021
Total Lots
311
Sold Lots
222
Lots Sold
71.38%
Unsold Lots
89
Total Sales (EUR)
194,148.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
90,990.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
119,140.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
169,590.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
221,910.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
87.49%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
216

Émile DESAGES (1793-1850) diplomate et administrateur. Manuscrit autographe, daté en tête 22 avril 1822 

1822  EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 10,625.00
90 André GIDE (1869-1951).

Manuscrit autographe signé, La Tentative Amoureuse, 1893 

1893  EUR 5,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 10,000.00
98 Marcel JOUHANDEAU (1888-1979).

Manuscrit autographe signé. La Jeunesse de Théophile, [1921] 

[1921]  EUR 5,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 7,500.00
268

Environ 75 pièces sur vélin, XIIIe-XVIIIe siècle (défauts à plusieurs).

XIIIe-XVIIIe siècle EUR 500.00 - 700.00 EUR 7,250.00
37 André JOLIVET.

Deux manuscrits musicaux autographes signés, Quatuor à cordes [K 61a], 1931-1934 

1931-1934  EUR 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 EUR 6,250.00
91 André GIDE (1869-1951).

32 L. A. S. et 2 L. S., 1922-1946, à Marcel Jouhandeau, avec P. A. S. et quelques notes autographes de Jouhandeau 

1922-1946 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 5,625.00
257 [NAPOLÉON Ier].

Manuscrit, Naval Regulations at St Helena during Buonaparte’s residence there... par l’amiral Robert Plampin, commandant en chef au Cap de Bonne-Espérance et dans les mers adjacentes, [1818] 

[1818]  EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 4,875.00
215

10 lettres ou pièces, XIXe siècle.

XIXe siècle. EUR 250.00 - 300.00 EUR 4,750.00
170 Ernest CHASSÉRIAU.

Registre autographe de leçons de l’école de bataillon suivies d’un journal de bord 

EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 4,375.00
266 Élisabeth-Charlotte von der Pfalz, duchesse d’ORLÉANS (1652-1722)

L. A. S., Saint-Cloud 23 septembre 1717, à Louise, « Raugraffin zu Pfaltz » (1661-1733) à Francfort 

1717 EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 4,000.00
35 André JOLIVET.

Manuscrit musical autographe signé, Sonate pour piano et violon [K 57], 1932 

1932  EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 3,625.00
54 André JOLIVET.

Manuscrit musical autographe signé, Arioso barocco pour trompette et orgue [K 254] 

EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 3,500.00
43 André JOLIVET.

Manuscrit musical autographe signé, Petite Suite pour flûte, alto et harpe [K 96b], [1941] 

[1941]  EUR 2,500.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 3,125.00
16 Sophie ARNOULD (1744-1803)

6 L. A. S., du « Paraclet Sophie » à Luzarches juin- novembre 1800, à Madame de La Grange 

1800 EUR 1,200.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 2,750.00
292 Olga ROMANOV (1895-1918)

L. A. S. « Olga », 1906, à sa tante Élisabeth de Hesse-Darmstadt, Grande Duchesse de Russie, à Tsarskoïe Selo 

1906 EUR 100.00 - 150.00 EUR 2,750.00
79 Abel BONNARD (1883-1968).

Manuscrit autographe signé, En Chine, juin-décembre 1920 

1920  EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 2,625.00
242 Henri, baron LE NOURY (1771-1839)

Plus de 60 lettres ou pièces, la plupart à lui adressées ou le concernant, 1792-1881.

1792-1881. EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 2,500.00
34 André JOLIVET.

Manuscrit musical autographe signé, Six Études pour piano [K 52], 1931 

1931  EUR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00 EUR 2,500.00
86 Jean COCTEAU (1889-1963).

Manuscrit autographe, Titanic, 1917 

1917 EUR 600.00 - 800.00 EUR 2,375.00
174 [François CLÉMENT, baron de LA RONCIÈRE (1773-1854)

Environ 70 lettres ou pièces à lui adressées ou le concernant, 1794-1881.

1794-1881. EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00 EUR 2,375.00
  • <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.
  • <center><b>Rare Book Fair<br>Stuttgart<br>29 Jan – 1 Feb 2021</b>
    <center><b>Rare Book Fair<br>Stuttgart<br>29 Jan – 1 Feb 2021</b>
    <center><b>Rare Book Fair<br>Stuttgart<br>29 Jan – 1 Feb 2021</b>
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Manuel Orazi, <i>La Maison Moderne,</i> 1900. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Maxfield Parrish, <i>The Century, Midsummer Holiday Number,</i> 1897. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Medee, Sarah Bernhardt,</i> 1898. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> H.A. Volodimer, <i>Grand Prix d’Endurance de 24 Heures,</i> 1923. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Aldo Mazza, <i>Vini d’Italia,</i> circa 1920. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Leonetto Cappiello, <i>l’Oie d’Or,</i> circa 1930. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> <i>James Bond Does It Everywhere in “Thunderball!”</i> designer unknown, 1965. $1,500 to $2,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Emil Cardinaux, <i>Palace Hotel, St. Moritz,</i> 1920. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Joseph C. Leyendecker, <i>“Contour” Arrow Form-Fit Collars,</i> 1917. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Sascha Maurer, <i>Ski at Lake Placid,</i> 1938. $2,500 to $3,500.
  • <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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