Auction Reports

Catawiki B. V.

Auction Info

Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 4/30
Auction Date
05/07/2021 - 05/07/2021
Sale Number
#50721
Total Lots
70
Sold Lots
54
Lots Sold
77.14%
Unsold Lots
16
Total Sales (EUR)
9,793.65
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
5,860.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
7,425.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
12,875.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
16,050.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
61.02%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
47836031 Johannis van Zyl en Jan Schenk

Theatrum Machinarum Universale of groot algemeen Moolen-Boek

1734 Not Available EUR 1,526.00
47853177 Ciscar y Ciscar, Francisco

Reflexiones sobre las máquinas y maniobras del uso de a bordo, ordenadas por... Teniente de navío

1791 EUR 1,100.00 - 1,400.00 EUR 708.50
47853159 Agmer Ben Abdala

Tratado de las aguas medicinales de Salam Bir, que comunmente llaman de Sacedón

1761 EUR 800.00 - 900.00 EUR 654.00
47516013 Hendrik van Deventer

Manuale operatien, zynde een nieuw ligt voor vroed-meesters en vroed-vrouwen

1734 Not Available EUR 503.58
47685451 Josef de Gálvez

Real ordenanza para el establecimiento é instruccion de intendentes en el Virreinato de Buenos-Aires

1782 Not Available EUR 371.69
47881575

Book in Hebrew - [ca. 1700]

1700 EUR 375.00 - 475.00 EUR 365.15
47870339 Sanvitali Federico

Elementi di Architettura Civile

1765 EUR 350.00 - 400.00 EUR 361.88
47885045 Svetonio / Gronovius / Oudendorp

De vita Caesarum

1751 EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 348.80
47878217 [Hugo Franciscus van Heussen]

Batavia Sacra

1714 Not Available EUR 261.60
47718733 Willem & Davis Goeree

Mosaize Historie der Hebreeuwse Kerke

1700 Not Available EUR 240.89
47621501 Tomás de Aquino

Summa totius theologiae

1771 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 239.80
47542805 Johann Christian Lünig - Codex Augusteus

Oder Neuvermehrtes Corpus Juris Saxonici, Worinnen Die in dem Churfürstenthum(..)

1724 EUR 250.00 - 350.00 EUR 218.00
47571553 Johan de Witt

Secrete resolutien van de Edele Groot Mog. Heeren Staten van Holland en Westvriesland

1717 EUR 175.00 - 275.00 EUR 218.00
47788033 José Fornes

Tractatus De Peste, Praecipue Gallo-provinciali, et Occitanica Grassanti In Quinque Partes Divisus

1725 EUR 500.00 - 650.00 EUR 218.00
47717751 Salomon van Rusting

Het schouw-toneel des doods.

1707 Not Available EUR 208.19
47864835 [François de Salignac de la Mothe-]Fénelon

Die Begebenheiten des Prinzen von Ithaca, oder Der seinen Vater Ulysses suchende Telemach 3 dln in 2

1738/1739 EUR 250.00 - 350.00 EUR 185.30
47749563 Jean Michel Benaven

Il cassaio italiano

1787 EUR 385.00 - 450.00 EUR 179.85
47765113 Ludovico Ariosto

Orlando Furioso

1785 Not Available EUR 172.22
47832537 H.V.H. [=van Heussen]

Oudheden en Gestichten van Rhynland

1719 Not Available EUR 164.59
47853061 Scaccia, Segismundo

Tractatus de appelationibus in duas partes divisus. In quibus plene, rite, recte, et pulchro ordine

1717 EUR 200.00 - 250.00 EUR 163.50
  • <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul. FROG TEACHER LEADING ELF PUPILS ... Watercolour, c.1920.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> SATO, Gyro. [GENDAI RYOKI SENTAN ZUKAN]. Tokyo : Shinchosa, 1931.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> CARROLL, Lewis. ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND. London : Macmillan and Co., 1868.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> FLEMING, Ian and MILLER, Albert. CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG. New York : Random House, 1968.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> PHOENIX. Adelaide : Adelaide University Union, 1939.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> BOWEN, Emmanuel. A complete map of the Southern Continent. London : 1744.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> NORTHFIELD, James. AUSTRALIA. Melbourne : Northfield Studios and J.E. Hackett, c.1935
  • <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> SHAKESPEARE, William. <i>Comedies, Histories and Tragedies. Published according to the true originall copies.</i> London, Tho Cotes, for Robert Allot, 1632.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> STAHL, Augusto. <i>Panorama of Rio de Janiero.</i> c.1859. 3-part albumen print panorama (266 x 1186mm.).
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> WILDE, Oscar. <i>Lady Windermere's Fan</i>. London: Elkin Mathews & John Lane, 1893. Presentation copy.
    <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> DE TOCQUEVILLE, Alexis. <i>De la Democratie en Amerique.</i> Paris: Pagnerre, 1850. Thirteenth Edition. Presentation copy.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> CHAUDRON, A[delaide] de V[endel]. <i>Chaudron’s Spelling Book.</i> Mobile (AL): S.H. Goetzel, 1865.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> SAINT CHER, Hugh of. <i>Commentary on Peter Lombard’s Sentences, with the Abridgement of the Sentences.</i> Eastern France, illuminated manuscript., first half of the fifteenth century.
    <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> LANE, Thomas. <i>The Crystal Palace.</i> London, 1851.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> B[ULWER], J[ohn]. <i>Anthropometamorphosis: man transform’d: or, the artificiall changling historically presented…</i> London: William Hunt, 1653.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> VOLTAIRE, François-Marie Arouet de. <i>Oeuvres de M. de Voltaire.</i> Dresden, George-Conrad Walther (i.e. Leipzig, Breitkopf), 1748-1750.
    <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> HAWKING, Stephen & Leonard Mlodinow. <i>The Grand Design.</i> London: Bantam Books, 2011.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> FIELDS, James T. <i>Yesterdays with Authors.</i> With fine manuscript letter by Charles Dickens, and autograph letters from Forster, Landor, Mitford and others.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> <i>Kit, the Arkansas Traveller Broadside.</i> Chromolithograph.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Les Cigarettes Mekka,</i> 1919. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Plinio Codognato, <i>Cicli Fiat,</i> circa 1910. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> L.N. Britton, <i>Warning! Consider the Possible Consequences,</i> c. 1917. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonardo Bistolfi, <i>Première Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs Modernes,</i> 1902. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonetto Cappiello, <i>Paquet Pernot / Biscuits Pernot,</i> 1910. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jul 15:</b> Jessie Tarbox Beals, archive of signed photographs, 15 silver prints, c. 1930. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Francesco Nonni, <i>Font Meo / Acqua Minerale Naturale,</i> 1924. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Frederick Winthrop Ramsdell, <i>American Crescent Cycles,</i> 1899. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> <i>Be a Tight Wad! Own Something!</i> designer unknown, 1925. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Candido Aragonese de Faria, <i>Chamonix–Mont–Blanc,</i> c. 1910. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> W.E.J., <i>Irishmen Avenge the Lusitania,</i> c. 1915. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Family photograph album ("The Hughes family Album"), 1957-1962. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on "my own private doctrine", with a poem, 5 October 1956. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Pen and ink portrait of Ted Hughes, [1956]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath. Joint autograph letter signed, to William and Edith Hughes, March 1960. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Photographic portrait by David Bailey, inscribed by Plath, 1961, and another press photo. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Tarot de Marseille. Deck of cards owned by Sylvia Plath. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Pair of gold wedding rings. £6,000 to £8,000.
  • <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until July 31</b>
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Cleveley, Jukes, & Cook - View of Charlotte Sound, New Zealand. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Peron - Platypus. $300 to $600.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Loon & Pitt - Map of the World published 1680 - <I>Orbis Terrarum nova et accuratissima tabula.</i> $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Maitres de l'Affiche by MUCHA - La Dame aux Camelias. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until July 31</b>
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Cause - Peony, Crocus, Dog's Tooth Violet. $400 to $800.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Redoute, Folio - Lemmonnier's Iris - Iris Monnieri. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Audubon, Imperial Folio - Common American Deer. $6,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Gould - Cuvier's Toucan (Ramphastos Cuvieri). $5,000 to $8,000.
Ask Questions