• <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.
  • <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>
  • <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.

Auction Reports

Catawiki B. V.

Auction Info

Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 1/1
Auction Date
01/08/2021 - 01/08/2021
Sale Number
#10821
Total Lots
67
Sold Lots
56
Lots Sold
83.58%
Unsold Lots
11
Total Sales (EUR)
12,937.21
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
6,710.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
8,150.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
8,985.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
11,050.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
117.08%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
44005545 Varios autores

Statuti della Sac. Religione di S. Gio. Gerosolimitano

1718 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 1,351.60
44002911 Frederik Ruysch

Thesaurus anatomicus primus [-octavus] / Het eerste [-achtste] anatomisch cabinet

1709/1701 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 1,199.00
44047247 Papa Pio Guiseppe Antonio Guattani

Monumenti antichi inediti ovvero notizie sulle antichità e belle arti di Roma (6 vols. bound in 2)

1784/1787 EUR 1,100.00 - 1,250.00 EUR 757.55
43760503 [David Martin]

Historie des Ouden en Nieuwen Testaments

1722 Not Available EUR 599.50
43324321 G. van Doeveren

Specimen Observationum Academicarum ad Monstrorum histoariam, anatomen, pathologiam (...)

1765 EUR 550.00 - 650.00 EUR 479.60
43901415 J. Richardson / J. Stinstra

Clarissa, of de Historie van eene Jongejuffer. Waarin de Gewigtigste Belangen des Gemeenen Leevens

1758/1752 EUR 450.00 - 500.00 EUR 436.00
44010061 Jan Wagenaar

Vaderlandsche historie, vervattende de geschiedenissen der nu Vereenigde Nederlanden..etc

1782 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 403.30
44020867 Monastery

Glemaia Psalmbook (??????)

1797 Not Available EUR 403.30
43933155 Vilna typography (?????????? ?????????)

Zvetnik (???????)

1703 Not Available EUR 370.60
43014617 Titus Lucretius Carus / Romein de Hooghe

De werken van T. Lucretius Carus van het heelal

1701 EUR 220.00 - 250.00 EUR 359.70
44023849 Boccace

Il Decameron di Messer Giovanni Boccacci

1665 Not Available EUR 348.80
44029539 Joost van den Vondel

Publius Ovidius Nasoos Heldinnebrieven [Gebonden met:] Palamedes [En:] Hekeldichten

1716/1736 Not Available EUR 316.10
44079919 Abraham a Sancta Clara kloosternaam van Johann Ulrich Megerle

Narrinnen-spiegel : vertoonende natuurelyk en figuurelyk den aardt, levenswyze

1718/1723 EUR 170.00 - 200.00 EUR 310.65
44063243 Samuel Johnson / Hester Lynch Thrale Piozzi

Letters to and from the Late Samuel Johnson ... To which are added Some Poems Never Before Printed

1788 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 295.39
43899385 A. van Haemstedium / J. Gysius / Claas Bruin

De Historie der Martelaren

1747 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 294.30
44064339 [Carlos III y su Real Consejo]

Ordenanza de S.M. para el servicio y cuerpo de ingenieros de Marina a bordo de los navíos de guerra

1772 EUR 450.00 - 500.00 EUR 292.12
39417315 Pieter Le Clercq

Het leven van Fredrik Hendrik, Prins van Oranje

1737 EUR 250.00 - 300.00 EUR 283.40
43747747 Jacobus Bosch

De Ware Hope en Verwagtinge Israëls - De Geest van Jacobus Bosch - Trouhertige Waarschouwing

1747/1751 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 218.00
43978327 Giambattista Beccaria

Dell'Elettricismo artificiale

1793 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 218.00
44071901 Tacito

Opere Tradotte in volgare fiorentino da Bernardo Davanzati

1790 EUR 170.00 - 200.00 EUR 218.00
  • <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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