• <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>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.

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Auction Info

Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - bidstart 12/11
Auction Date
12/21/2020 - 12/21/2020
Sale Number
#122120
Total Lots
90
Sold Lots
76
Lots Sold
84.44%
Unsold Lots
14
Total Sales (EUR)
21,495.89
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
11,435.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
14,425.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
24,360.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
29,770.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
72.21%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
42886347 John Wallis

Mechanica: sive, de Motu, Tractatus Geometricus

1670 EUR 900.00 - 1,000.00 EUR 5,460.90
42857805

Biblia, dat is De gantsche H. Schrifture

1682 EUR 1,250.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 1,253.50
43398321 Gabriele Busca

L'Architettura Militare Di Gabriello Busca Milanese.

1619 EUR 400.00 - 600.00 EUR 928.68
43312031 Benincasa Rutilio / Beltrano Ottavio

Almanacco Perpetuo di Rutilio Benincasa

1668 EUR 700.00 - 800.00 EUR 752.10
43330203 Giustinian Bernardo

Historie Cronologiche Dell'Origine Degl'Ordini Militari E Di Tutte Le Religioni Cavalleresche

1692 EUR 900.00 - 1,000.00 EUR 724.85
43362225 Salazar y Castro, Luis de

Historia Genealógica de la Casa de Lara. Pruebas de la historia de la Casa de Lara

1694/1697 EUR 1,700.00 - 2,300.00 EUR 654.00
43365137 Gerard Brandt

Het leven en bedryf van den heere Michiel de Ruiter

1687 EUR 350.00 - 450.00 EUR 654.00
43328017 [Johan de Witt]

Deductie, ofte Declaratie van de Staten van Hollandt Ende West-Vrieslandt

1654 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 523.20
43381753 Hieronymus Sweerts

Koddige en Ernstige Opschriften

1700/1698 Not Available EUR 485.05
43246459 René Descartes

Les principes de la philosophie. Ecrits en latin par René Descartes

1698 Not Available EUR 447.99
43390981 Julius Caesar Scaliger

Exotericarum Exercitationum

1607 EUR 400.00 - 600.00 EUR 446.90
43304127 Pieter Bort

Alle de wercken van Mr. Pieter Bort, Advocaet voor de Respective Hoven van Justitie in Holland

1681 EUR 350.00 - 450.00 EUR 408.75
43343083 Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden; Convoluut

Naerdere Unie in 's Gravenhage in 't Hoff van Hollandt den 21. Augusti 1651 gesloten

1652 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 376.05
43375801 P. Nylant en J. van Hextor

Het schouw-toneel der aertsche schepselen, afbeeldende allerhande menschen, beesten, vogelen etc

1672 Not Available EUR 371.69
43318065 Brigitta van Zweden

Revelationes

1606 Not Available EUR 361.88
43336831 González de Salas. S. Savri ( Sebastián de Herrera)

De duplici viventium terra dissertatio paradoxica

1650 EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 359.70
43374237 Everhard van Reyd

Oorspronck ende voortganck vande Nederlantsche oorloghen

1644 EUR 250.00 - 350.00 EUR 348.80
43258889 Michael Hempel

Conditorium Saxonicum De Novo Tabulis Aeneis Incisum, Et Luculenta descriptione Latina & Germanica

1619 EUR 250.00 - 300.00 EUR 325.91
43225931 Coelestin Sfondrati

Innocentia vindicata [...] Angeslicum Doctorem pro immaculato [...] Pars Prior Theologica

1695 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 309.56
41313141 Tommaso Garzoni

La Piazza Universale di Tutte le Professioni del Mondo

1665 Not Available EUR 284.49
  • <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.
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