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Auction Info

Auction Name
Autographs and Manuscripts - bidstart 6/11
Auction Date
06/20/2021 - 06/20/2021
Sale Number
#62021a
Total Lots
49
Sold Lots
42
Lots Sold
85.71%
Unsold Lots
7
Total Sales (EUR)
10,091.97
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
7,500.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
8,800.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
8,550.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
10,200.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
98.94%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
48981245 Charles Darwin

Very scarce Autograph letter Signed

1865 EUR 3,850.00 - 4,250.00 EUR 3,815.00
48898119 Duchess of Burgundy.

Letter in name of Mary of Burgundy, the Duchess of Burgundy.

1465 EUR 1,100.00 - 1,210.00 EUR 1,090.00
49046161 F.Barriere

Recueil de Chansons Choisies en Vaudeville

1700/1690 Not Available EUR 780.44
49085799 Marie Dubois

Manuscript chronology of the kings and emperors of France from Hugues Capet to the Franco-Prussian

1875 EUR 400.00 - 440.00 EUR 409.84
48951675 Manuscrit

Vote de la mort de Louis XVI « Tableau des appels nominaux. Jugement de Louis 16 »

1800/1820 Not Available EUR 330.27
49062919 Benito Mussolini - Vittorio Emanuele III

Autograph: Official Decree for Advancement of Military Rank by Seniority

1927 EUR 200.00 - 250.00 EUR 283.40
48926549 Charles Bréard

Chansons et textes érotiques, entièrement manuscrit, avec titres, textes orné de 31 dessins

1927 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 262.69
48897275 Pope Sixtus IV

A letter Papale (document in name of the pope)

1482 Not Available EUR 261.60
49055711 Erich Heckel

Maschinengeschriebener und eigenhändig signierter Brief

1958 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 196.20
48545927 Manuscript

Tours - Rouen, sheet from a Book of Hours c.a.

1430 Not Available EUR 174.40
48944933 Bettino Craxi Italian Premier - Arturo Frondizi Ex President of Argentina

Autograph; Signed Program for Settlement of the Argentine President

1983 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 138.43
48934329 Maréchal Soult

Autographe

1815 Not Available EUR 134.07
48494209 Manuscript

Original bible sheet from the 13th century

1250 Not Available EUR 130.80
48746759 Manuscript

Blad uit een getijdenboek - ca.

1450 Not Available EUR 119.90
49086711 Ethiopia

Handwritten Coptic Manuscript with handpainted icons.

1900/1850 Not Available EUR 110.09
49058077 Michele Dematteis from Turin

Handwritten Manuscript with Exercises and Sonnets

1817 EUR 150.00 - 250.00 EUR 109.00
48746433 Manuscript

Blad uit een getijdenboek - ca.

1450 Not Available EUR 105.73
48935209 Duc d'Otrante Fouché

Autographe

1818 Not Available EUR 104.64
49055837 Max Bill

Handschriftlich in roter Tinte mit kleiner Zeichnung verfasste und eigenhändig signierte Karte

1976 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 94.83
48966185 Manuscript

The report of Mr. Schimmelpenningh van der Oije on the finances of the city of 's Hertogenbosch

1693 Not Available EUR 92.65
  • <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 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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