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Auction Info

Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - bidstart 5/14
Auction Date
05/25/2021 - 05/25/2021
Sale Number
#52521
Total Lots
35
Sold Lots
25
Lots Sold
71.43%
Unsold Lots
10
Total Sales (EUR)
11,233.54
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
3,120.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
3,745.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
29,390.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
33,190.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
33.85%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
47971429 Aldo Manvtio

Orthographiae

1564 EUR 220.00 - 245.00 EUR 5,177.50
48154661 Anthiponal

Sing unto the LORD a new song; Illuminated vellum leaf

1490 EUR 850.00 - 950.00 EUR 817.50
48218655 He?rodote; Georges Ge?miste Ple?thon; Pierre Saliat;

Histoire des neuf livres de Herodote d'Alicarnasse, prince & premier des historiographes grecs

1580 Not Available EUR 709.59
48210019 Iustinianus Augustus

Volumen locupletius quam antehac

1567 Not Available EUR 479.60
48012719 Sebastian, Erzbischof

Constitutiones Concilii Provincialis Moguntini

1549 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 437.09
48288461 Durandi Guillelmum

Rationale Divinorum Officiorum

1525 EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 436.00
48230499 Paulus Palacios de Salazar

Enarrationes in Sacrosantum Iesu Christi Evangelium Secundum Mattheum

1571 Not Available EUR 394.58
48126755 Willibald Pirckeimer

Descriptio Germaniae utriusque tam Superioris quam Inferioris.

1585 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 316.10
48175421 Lucas Osiander

Ezechiel, Daniel, Osee,Juxta veterem seu vulgatam translationem, ad hebraeam veritatem emendati

1579 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 305.20
48273747 Pausanias

Decem regionum veteris Graeciae descriptio. Tomus Primus.

1559 EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 283.40
48110819 Levino Lemnio

Similitudinum ac parabolarum quae in bibliis ex herbis

1581 EUR 300.00 - 350.00 EUR 245.25
47954727 Hartmann Schedel/ Wohlgemut/ Pleydenwurff

Origineel Incunabel blad uit de Kroniek van Neurenberg

1493 Not Available EUR 218.00
47339075 Manuscript

Original bible sheet from the 13th century

1250 Not Available EUR 201.65
48219199 Leonhard Fuchs (1501-1566); Albrecht Meyer; Heinrich Füllmaurer

Lot of 2 Folios - 2 folio Woodcuts on 2 leaves - First State - Peanuts [Erdnussen] & Stellaria

1543 Not Available EUR 196.20
48141255 Isabella Cristina Bellinzaga

Maniere ende practijcke van een geestelijck leuen

1584 Not Available EUR 168.95
48218545 Lot of 2 leaves with 4 large woodcuts by Giorgio Liberale; W. Meyerpeck

Melanthium (4) New World American plants - Hand coloured - 1565

1565 Not Available EUR 163.50
47799345 Manuscript

Origineel blad uit een handschrift - ca.

1350 Not Available EUR 152.60
48219421 Heinrich Vogtherr (the Elder) (1490-1556) - Large folio with 3 woodcuts

Burning of Anabaptists, Siege of St. Gall (1491) Execution scene - First Edition - 1548

1548 Not Available EUR 102.46
47468245 Manuscript

blad uit een getijdenboek - ca.

1450 Not Available EUR 86.11
48218839 Livius (Livy) Titus (59 B.C.-17 A.D.)

Roman History: Spurius Cassius - Roman Consul who was hurled from the Tarpeian Rock - 1514

1514 Not Available EUR 71.94
  • <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>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until August 7</b>
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Maitres Affiches by MUCHA - Papier a cigarettes Job. 202. $5,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> De Bry - Map of the West Indies (including Florida, Cuba, Jamaica, Bahamas, Parts of Central & South America, Sea Monsters, Ships). $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gould - Short-billed Toucan (Ramphastos Brevicarinatus). $5,000 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 August 7</b>
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Redoute, Folio - Pale Iris - Iris flavescens. 375. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gillray - Light Expelling Darkness or The Sun of the Constitution. $200 to $500.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gerard - Wild Hemp or Weed, Cannabis. 708. $150 to $450.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Shaw & Nodder - Head of The Dodo. 165. $100 to $300.
  • <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.
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