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Auction Info

Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - bidstart 6/18
Auction Date
06/29/2021 - 06/29/2021
Sale Number
#62921
Total Lots
44
Sold Lots
26
Lots Sold
59.09%
Unsold Lots
18
Total Sales (EUR)
13,436.36
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
12,644.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
14,540.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
35,109.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
40,406.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
33.25%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
49248963 Euclidis

Euclidis Megarensis mathematici clarissimi elementa

1578 EUR 3,600.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 3,498.90
49201127 Pierre Belon

De Aquatilibus

1553 EUR 1,700.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 2,398.00
48003313 Tobias Fendt

Monumenta Sepulcrorum cum Epigraphis Ingenio et Doctrina Excellentium Virorum

1574 EUR 2,200.00 - 2,500.00 EUR 1,308.00
49248781 Pierre Poisson de La Bodinière

Traicté de l’art militaire ou usance de guerre de Iules Cesar

1583 EUR 940.00 - 1,035.00 EUR 1,024.60
49199291 Cornelis Martin

Les genealogies des Forestiers et Comtes de Flandr - [1582?]

EUR 900.00 - 1,000.00 EUR 709.59
49248089 Homeri

Iliados

1549 EUR 650.00 - 800.00 EUR 610.40
49152533 Niccolò Tedeschi

Secunda pars commentariorum in secundum decretalium librum cum suppletionibus

1527 EUR 660.00 - 730.00 EUR 506.78
49152283 Ovide - Johannes Spreng

Metamorphoseos

1570 EUR 429.00 - 475.00 EUR 429.46
49167445 Thomaso Porcacchi

Paralleli o essempi simili

1567 EUR 350.00 - 450.00 EUR 365.15
49240803 Albert Dürer

Liber chronicarum

1493 Not Available EUR 342.26
49139219 De Bry / Benzoni

America pars Quinta

1595 Not Available EUR 330.27
30753103 Juan de Dueñas

Tercera parte del espejo de consolacion de tristes

1580 EUR 350.00 - 400.00 EUR 238.71
49227581 Heinrich Vogtherr (the Elder) (1490-1556) - Large folio

Fantastic depiction of the Comet of 1528 - First Edition - 1548

1548 Not Available EUR 209.28
49234969 Mathias Flacius Illyricus

Catalogus testium veritatis , qui ante nostram aetatem reclamarunt Papae

1608 Not Available EUR 197.29
49119087 Thucydidis

De bello Peloponnesiaco libri octo

1594 Not Available EUR 185.30
49125261 Agostino Gallo

Le vinti giornate dell'agricoltura, et de piaceri della villa

1584 Not Available EUR 174.40
49127703 Saint Jérôme - Hieronymus

In qvatvor Evangelia

1526 EUR 165.00 - 200.00 EUR 164.59
49088413 Didaco Ximenez Arias

Lexicon Ecclesiasticum Latino Hispanicum

1588 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 163.50
49122155 Johann Gropper

Canones concilii provincialis Coloniensis, anno celebrati M.D. XXXVI.

1554 EUR 350.00 - 450.00 EUR 119.90
49227721 Master of Gruninger Workshop

Virgil with Harp, Knights in Armour, Ships at Port - Medieval Scene - Arcadian Landscape - 1502

1502 Not Available EUR 92.65
  • <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Bible, English. The Holy Bible, Second Folio edition, the "Great She Bible", engraved More-Speed 1611 map of Canaan, Robert Barker, 1613-11. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Galilei (Galileo). <i>Opere,</i> 2 vol., first collected edition, Bologna, Heirs of Dozza for Carlo Manolessi, 1656-1655. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Venetian choirbook.- Single leaf from a 13th century Venetian antiphonal, with large decorated initial, manuscript on vellum, Venice, [c.1260]. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Petrarca (Francesco). <i>Rerum vulrgarium fragmenta,</i> decorated manuscript on paper, Italy, [second half of the 15th century]. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> New York School of abstract expressionists.- Abbott (Mary Lee). [Sketch book of original artwork], [New York], 1945. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Contemporary colouring.- Nitzschewitz (Hermannus). <i>Novum beatae Mariaevirginis psalterium,</i> Zinna, Press of the Cistercian Monastery, 1493. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Shakespeare source book.- Montemayor (Jorge de). Diana of George of Montemayor: translated out of Spanish into English by Bartholomew Yong, first edition in English, B[ishop]., 1598. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Milton (John). Poems of Mr. John Milton, Both English and Latin, Compos'd at several times, first edition, state with "S" in "S. Pauls" in imprint, 1645. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Greene (Graham). <i>The Power and the Glory,</i> first edition, 1940. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Crowley (Aleister). View of the Tyrrhenian Sea, probably from the hill behind the abbey of Thelema, Cefalù, Sicily, charcoal, [1921]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Fleming (Ian). <i>Casino Royale,</i> first edition, 1953. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> China.- Thomson (John). <i>Illustrations of China and Its People,</i> 4 vol., first edition, 96 photographic plates, 1873-74. £15,000 to £20,000.
  • <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Athanasius. <i>Illustrium Virorum Opuscula,</i> Paris, 1500. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> <i>The New Testament of Jesus Christ, Translated Faithfully into English,</i> Rheims, John Fogny, 1582. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Stith, William. <i>The First History of Virginia printed in America,</i> [Williamsburg, 1747]. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b><br>S. Bonaventure. <i>Commentarius in Secundum Librum Sententiarum Petri Lombardi,</i> Venice, 1477. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Juvenalis, Junii. <i>Satyrae,</i> with the commentary of Domitius Calderinus, Venice, 1475. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Horatius Flaccus, Quintus. <i>Opera.</i> Ed. with commentary of Christophorus Landinus, Florence, 1482. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Scotus, Duns. <i>Quaestiones in Quattuor Libros Sententiarum,</i> 1476-1477. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Polidori, John. <i>The Vampyre, A Tale,</i> Paris, 1819. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Stowe, Harriet Beecher. <i>Uncle Tom's Cabin,</i> Vol. I and II, 1852, and a Later Edition, 1885. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Twain, Mark. <i>The Adventures of Tom Sawyer,</i> 1877 [and] <i>The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,</i> 1885. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Book of Hours, Illuminated Vellum, Calendar of Months, 15th century. $600 to $900.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> <i>Picturesque,</i> America, Europe, Palestine, and Russia, 1872-1885. $400 to $600.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> C.F. Payne, <i>Micawber—Imitating Norman Rockwell's "Triple self-portrait,"</i> acrylic, watercolor & colored pencil, 2002. Sold June 2021 for $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Jane Russell, archive of letters written during a whaling voyage, 1840s. Sold July 2021 for $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Guild of Women Binders, exhibition binding of A.F. Pollard’s <i>Henry VIII,</i> London, 1902. Sold July 2021 for $12,350.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Robert Frost, <i>Collected Poems,</i> author’s presentation copy, signed, with entirety of <i>Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening</i> inscribed, NY, 1930. Sold June 2021 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> James Joyce, <i>Ulysses,</i> deluxe limited issue, signed, London, 1936. Sold June 2021 for $21,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Mercator [family], <i>[World and Continents],</i> 5 double-page maps, Amsterdam, c. 1633. Sold June 2021 for $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> George Schlegel, <i>New York, Taken from Central Park,</i> hand-finished color-tinted lithograph, 1874. Sold June 2021 for $11,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Nicolaus Copernicus, <i>De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium,</i> second edition, Basel, 1566. Sold April 2021 for $75,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Book of Hours, Use of Utrecht, illuminated manuscript, c. 1435-45. Sold April 2021 for $60,000.
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