• <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> C.F. Payne, <i>Micawber, Imitating Norman Rockwell’s “Triple self-portrait,”</i> mixed media, 2002. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Brian Froud, media illustration published in <i>The Land of Froud,</i> 1977. Estimate $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Haddon Sundblom, <i>All a Girl Needs,</i> oil on canvas, published in <i>The Ladies’ Home Journal,</i> 1942. $8,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Adrianne Lobel, <i>My One and Only,</i> 26 scenic concept collages for the Broadway musical, 1983. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Charles Schulz, original four-panel pen and ink <i>Peanuts</i> comic strip, 1971. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b>Jack Davis, mixed media cartoon for <i>Playboy,</i> 1959. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Charles Addams, mixed media cartoon for <i>The New Yorker,</i> 1937. $6,000 to $9,000.
  • <center><b>Aste Bolaffi<br>Rare Books and Autographs<br>June 22, 2021</b>
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Tolomeo, Claudio. <i>Cosmographia.</i> Ulma, Lienhart Holle, 16.07.1482.<br>€ 50.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Hondius, Henricus, & Johannes Janssonius. <i>Atlas novus, sive descriptio geographica totius orbis terrarum.</i> Amsterdam, Hondius-Janssonius, 1638. €30.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Castiglione, Baldassarre. <i>Il libro del cortegiano del conte Baldesar Castiglione.</i> Venice, eredi di Aldo, 1528. € 14.000+
    <center><b>Aste Bolaffi<br>Rare Books and Autographs<br>June 22, 2021</b>
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Bayer, Johann. <i>Uranometria, omnium asterismorum continens schemata, nova methodo delineata, aereis laminis expressa.</i> Augusta, Christoph Mang, 1603.<br>€ 12.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> [Astronomy]. <i>[Scriptores Astronomici veteres].</i> Venezia, Aldo Manuzio, 1499.<br> € 7.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Aristophanes. <i>Aristofanous Komoidiai ennea. Aristophanis Comoediae novem.</i> Venice, Aldo Manuzio, 1498. € 7.000+
    <center><b>Aste Bolaffi<br>Rare Books and Autographs<br>June 22, 2021</b>
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Herodotus. <i>Hirodotou logoi ennea [...] Herodoti libri novem quibus musarum indita sunt nomina.</i> Venice, Aldo Manuzio, 1502. € 7.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Tory, Geoffroy. <i>L’art & science de la vraye proportion des lettres attiques, ou antiques.</i> Paris, Vincent Gaultherot, 1549. € 5.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Caterina da Siena. <i>Epistole devotissime de sancta Catharina da Siena.</i> Venice, Aldo Manuzio, 1500. € 4.500+
    <center><b>Aste Bolaffi<br>Rare Books and Autographs<br>June 22, 2021</b>
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> [Chess]. Gianuzio della Manzia, Orazio. <i>Libro nel quale si tratta della maniera di giuocar' a scacchi con alcuni sottilissimi partiti.</i> Torino, Antonio Bianchi, 1597. € 3.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Newton, Isaac. <i>Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica.</i> Amsterdam, Compagnie di Amsterdam, 1714. €2.500+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> [Turkish Empire]. Ramberti, Benedetto. <i>Libri tre delle cose de Turchi.</i> Venice, eredi di Aldo, 1539. €1.500+
  • <b><center>Doyle<br>Fine Literature<br>Online Auction<br>June 8 to June 22</b>
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> CALDWELL, ERSKINE. <i>Tobacco Road,</i> First Edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> ELIOT, GEORGE. <i>Middlemarch: A Study of Provincial Life.</i> Edinburgh & London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1871-72. First edition in book form. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> BYRON, GEORGE GORDON NOEL, LORD. <i>Don Juan.</i> London: the Thomas Davison; John Hunt; John and H.L. Hunt, 1819-24. First edition. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> [BURNEY, FRANCES]. <i>Evelina, Or, A Young Lady's Entrance into the World.</i> London: T. Lowndes, 1778. First edition. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b><center>Doyle<br>Fine Literature<br>Online Auction<br>June 8 to June 22</b>
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> SHEPARD, ERNEST H. Colored drawing of Winnie-the-Pooh and Piglet, in an autograph letter signed by Shepard. Dated February 29th, 1932. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> CARROLL, LEWIS (CHARLES LUTWIDGE DODGSON). <i>The Nursery "Alice".</i> London: MacMillan, 1890. Second (first published) edition. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> DANA, RICHARD HENRY, Jr. <i>Two Years Before the Mast.</i> New York, 1840. First edition with an autograph letter signed by Dana laid-in. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> FINE BINDING-RIVIERE] HAZLITT, WILLIAM. <i>Liber Amoris: or, the New Pygmalion.</i> London: John Hunt, 1823. First edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
  • <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> LIFE OF OSLER, PRESENTATION COPY TO NEPHEW NORMAN GWYN. CUSHING, HARVEY. 1869-1939. <i>The Life of Sir William Osler.</i> Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1925. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> OSLER TO HALSTED MENTIONING CUSHING AND WELCH. Autograph Letter Signed ("Wm Osler") to William Stewart Halsted on medical matters, 2 pp, January 19, 1919. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> CUSHING PRESENTATION COPY TO LUCIEN PRICE. CUSHING, HARVEY. <i>Intracranial Tumours.</i> Springfield, 1932. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> OSLER ON HIS CHILDHOOD. Autograph Letter Signed ("Wm Osler") to Mabel [Brewster] on returning home to Staplehurst. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> SCULTETUS, JOHANNES. 1595-1645. <i>Cheiroplotheke, seu armamentarium chirurgicum XLIII.</i> Ulm: Balthasar Kühnen, 1655. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> VICQ D'AZYR, FELIX. 1748-1794. <i>Traite d'anatomie et de physiologie.</i> Paris: Didot l'aine, 1786. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> TAGAULT, JEAN. C.1499-1546. <i>De chirugica institutione libri quinque....</i> Lyon: Guillaume Rouillé, 1549. $400 to $600.
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). Autograph Logs and Journals from his 1927 Alaska Expedition. $7,000 to $ 9,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). Cañon de Chelley, 1904. Oversized orotone, 17 x 22in in original Curtis Studio frame. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). 26 cyanotypes, featuring images of Cheyenne tribes from Volume VI of <i>North American Indian,</i> c.1907, made by Curtis in the field. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). The Vanishing Race, 1904. Oversized orotone, 18 x 24in in original Curtis Studio frame. $20,000 to $30,000.

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Auction Info

Auction Name
Ibid Old Master Prints - Ibid Books and Autographs - bidstart 3/16
Auction Date
03/31/2021 - 03/31/2021
Sale Number
#ibid118
Total Lots
157
Sold Lots
120
Lots Sold
76.43%
Unsold Lots
37
Total Sales (CHF)
47,547.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (CHF)
29,550.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (CHF)
45,470.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (CHF)
38,460.00
High Estimate of All Lots (CHF)
59,290.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
80.19%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
9616

ATLANTEN - Verkleinerter Hand-Atlas in LX Charten über alle Theile der Erde für Bürgerschulen und Zeitungsleser bestimmt. Mit doppelblattgr. gest. Titel u. 60 doppelblattgr. grenzkolor. Kupferkarten.

um 1821 CHF 300.00 - 500.00 CHF 1,625.00
9579 Schmied, François-Louis.

Le livre des rois. L'avenement de Salomon. Traduction litterale des Textes Semitiques par le Docteur J.-C. Mardrus. Mit 47 (7 ganzs., davon 2 signiert) pochoir-kolorierten Holzschnitt-Illustrationen u. Initialen von P. Gonin nach F.-L. Schmied.

1930 CHF 300.00 - 500.00 CHF 1,000.00
9581 Villiers de l'Isle-Adam, Auguste de.

Akëdysséril. Mit photogr. Portrait in Heliogravüre, einer Tafel von F. Rops in 3 Zuständen sowie 2 Vignetten in jeweils 2 Zuständen.

1886 CHF 400.00 - 600.00 CHF 1,000.00
9517

Simler, Josias. Regiment gemeiner loblicher Eydtgnoschafft: Beschriben und in zwey Bücher gestellet. Yetzo aber von newem übersehen, unnd an vilen orten gemehret und verbesseret.

1577 CHF 250.00 - 400.00 CHF 938.00
9621 Tabernaemontanus, Jacob Theodor.

Neu-Vollkommen Kräuter-Buch, mit schönen und künstlichen Figuren, aller Gewächs der Bäumen, Stauden und Kräutern, so in denen Teutschen und Welschen Landen, auch in Hispanien, Ost- und West-Indien, oder in der Neuen Welt, wachsen... Erstlichen durch Caspa

1731-52 CHF 300.00 - 500.00 CHF 813.00
9622 Zwinger, Th.

Theatrum Botanicum, Das ist: Vollkommenes Kräuter-Buch, Worinnen allerhand Erdgewächse, Bäume, Stauden und Kräuter, welche in allen vier Theilen der Welt, sonderlich aber in Europa, hervorkommen... allen Aertzten, Wundärtzten, Apotheckern... höchstnützlic

1744 CHF 400.00 - 600.00 CHF 813.00
9528 Mirabeau, (Honoré Gabriel Victor Riquetti).

De la Monarchie Prussienne sous Frédéric le Grand. 7 Teile in 8 Bänden und Atlas. Mit 1 gest. Portrait-Frontispiz nach A. Graf u. (im Atlas) 72 Tabellen, 10 doppelblattgr. Kupferstich-Karten u. 93 Kupfertafeln.

1788 CHF 300.00 - 500.00 CHF 813.00
9544

Hubertusorden - Calendarium inclyti ordinis equestris D. Huberto Sacri (ad annum 1789)). Mit 98 Kupfertafeln (inkl. Titel und Zwischentitel).

1788 CHF 200.00 - 300.00 CHF 813.00
9600

FAKSIMILE - Die eidgenössische Chronik des Wernher Schodoler um 1510 bis 1535. Vollfaksimile-Ausgabe der zweibändigen Handschrift MS 2 im Stadtarchiv Bremgarten u. MS Bibl. Zur. Fol 18 in der Aargauischen Kantonsbibliothek Aarau. Mit wissenschaftl. Bearbe

1980-1983 CHF 400.00 - 600.00 CHF 750.00
5708 C. RORDORF after JOHANN JAKOB WETZEL (1781-1834)

Two views: 1. Intra; 2. Baveno.

CHF 200.00 - 300.00 CHF 750.00
5715 JOHANN HEINRICH BLEULER (Zollikon 1758 - 1823 Feuerthalen)

Vue de L'Isle de Meinau sur le Lac de Constance.

CHF 300.00 - 400.00 CHF 750.00
9501 Appenzeller, H(einri)ch.

Die Sihlverlegung 1918-1929. Sechs Holzschnitte von Heinrich Appenzeller. Mit signiertem Holzschnitt-Titelblatt und 6 signierten Original-Holzschnitten.

(1921). Blattgrösse: 28 x 20 cm. Jeweils unter Passepartout montiert CHF 250.00 - 400.00 CHF 750.00
9505

BERN - Sammlung von 24 Berner Mandaten des 18. Jahrhunderts.

CHF 250.00 - 400.00 CHF 750.00
9602 Schilling, Diebold.

Die grosse Burgunder Chronik. Vollfaksimile der Handschrift Ms. A5 der Zentralbibliothek Zürich. Faksimile und Kommentarband in 2 Bänden.

1985 CHF 400.00 - 600.00 CHF 688.00
9603

FAKSIMILE - Tschachtlans Bilderchronik. Faksimile der Handschrift Ms. A 120 der Zentralbibliothek Zürich. Faksimile und Kommentar in 2 Bänden.

1985-88 CHF 300.00 - 500.00 CHF 688.00
9510

KALENDER UND ALMANACHE - Sammlung von 25 Schweizer Kalendern des 18. und 19. Jahrhunderts. Mit Holzschnitt-Illustrationen.

CHF 250.00 - 400.00 CHF 688.00
9569 Honegger–Lavater, Warja.

Wilhelm Tell. - Match. 2 Bände. 2 (1 farbiges) lithographische Leporellos mit durchgehender Illustration.

1962 CHF 250.00 - 400.00 CHF 688.00
5723 ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471 Nuremberg 1528)

Christ on the Cross with the Virgin Mary and Saint John, 1510.

CHF 200.00 - 300.00 CHF 625.00
9504

Beattie, William und W. H. Bartlett. ?La Suisse pittoresque, ornée de vues spécialement dessinées pour cet ouvrage par W. H. Bartlett, esq., accompagnée d'un texte par William Beattie, M. D. (). Traduit de l'anglais par L. de Bauclas?.

1836 CHF 200.00 - 300.00 CHF 625.00
9531 PÄPSTE - Platina, Bartolomeo (d.i. B. Sacchi).

Päpstliche Chronica. Das ist Warhafftige, gründliche und außführliche Beschreibung aller und jeder Römischen Päpst Leben, Geschlecht, Ankunfft, Regierung, Constitutionen, Ordnungen und Absterben (...) in unsere Teutsche Sprach verfertiget, Durch Ioannem b

1603 CHF 300.00 - 500.00 CHF 625.00
  • <center><b>Cowan’s<br>American Historical Ephemera<br>& Photography<br>June 25, 2021</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [CIVIL WAR] -- [SHERIDAN, Philip Henry]. Personal headquarters flag of Philip Henry Sheridan used when he led the 2nd Michigan Cavalry. Spring - Summer 1862. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [EARLY PHOTOGRAPHY]. Half plate daguerreotype of firefighter Walter Van Erven Dorens. [San Francisco]: n.p., [ca 1854-1856]. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [LINCOLNIANA]. Abraham Lincoln banner possibly made for the 1864 presidential campaign. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <center><b>Cowan’s<br>American Historical Ephemera<br>& Photography<br>June 25, 2021</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [REVOLUTIONARY WAR - CONTINENTAL CONGRESS]. [HOLTEN, Dr. Samuel]. An archive of letters related to Danvers, Massachusetts, physician and statesman Dr. Samuel Holten. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD]. CARBUTT, John, photographer. Exceptional collection of 27 stereoviews from the series, "Excursion to the 100th Meridian, October 1866." Chicago, [1866]. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [ALASKAN GOLD RUSH]. William Steele West and family, extensive archive of photographs, diaries, correspondence, and personal items. [Ca 19th - 20th century]. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><b>Cowan’s<br>American Historical Ephemera<br>& Photography<br>June 25, 2021</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [TAYLOR, Zachary]. Quarter plate daguerreotype featuring the 12th President of the United States. N.p.: n.p., [ca 1845]. $8,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [WASHINGTON, George]. Signed Society of the Cincinnati document. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> LINCOLN, Abraham. Autograph endorsement signed ("A. Lincoln"), as President. [Washington], 29 September 1862. 1 page, 4to, old creases. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <center><b>Cowan’s<br>American Historical Ephemera<br>& Photography<br>June 25, 2021</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> JEFFERSON, Thomas. Autograph letter signed ("Th. Jefferson"), as United States President, to Robert Patterson. Washington DC, 2 July 1805. 1 page, 4to, evenly toned, small tear from seal. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [EARLY PHOTOGRAPHY] -- [ALCOTT, Elizabeth Sewall]. Ninth plate ruby ambrotype attributed to Elizabeth Sewall Alcott. N.p., [ca 1856-1857]. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [WESTERN AMERICANA]. RUSSELL, Andrew Joseph, photographer. <i>Salt Lake City, From the Top of the Tabernacle.</i> [1869]
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Livres et Manuscrits :<br>de Cervantès à Houellebecq<br>18 – 25 June</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 18 – 25 June:</b> Jouve, Paul -- François-Louis Schmied -- Rudyard Kipling. <i>Le Livre de la Jungle,</i> 1919.<br>€ 80,000 to € 120,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 18 – 25 June:</b> Cervantès Saavedra, Miguel de. <i>El ingenioso hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha.</i> Bruxelles, 1607.<br>€ 30,000 to € 50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 18 – 25 June:</b> Buren, Daniel - Aimé Césaire. Cahier d'un retour au pays natal. Solstice, 2004. 1/140 ex. Avec 1/20 suites d'œuvres originales.<br>€ 4,000 to € 6,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 18 – 25 June:</b> [Musique] - Gioacchino Traversa. Six sonates à violon seul. [Vers 1770].<br>€ 3,000 to € 5,000.
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