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Auction Info

Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 7/2
Auction Date
07/14/2021 - 07/14/2021
Sale Number
#71421
Total Lots
124
Sold Lots
109
Lots Sold
87.90%
Unsold Lots
15
Total Sales (EUR)
12,343.16
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
4,360.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
5,185.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
8,435.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
10,119.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
121.98%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
49535459 Horace / Gravelot

Quintus Horatius Flaccus

1770 EUR 1,320.00 - 1,455.00 EUR 930.86
49574363 Louis-Sébastien Mercier

Tableau de Paris

1783 EUR 440.00 - 490.00 EUR 436.00
49580195 Dandre?-Bardon

Traite? de peinture : suivi d'un essai sur la sculpture, pour servir d'introduction a? une histoire

1775 Not Available EUR 397.85
49551741 Louis Sébastien Mercier

Mon bonnet de nuit

1784 Not Available EUR 379.32
49612731 [Collectif]

Recueil 24 pièces. Controverse Jansenisme bulle Unigenitus

1717 Not Available EUR 362.97
49495931 C. S. Sonini

Voyage dans la Haute et Basse Égypte

1799 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 349.89
49466477 Voltaire

Oeuvres de Voltaire

1775 EUR 310.00 - 350.00 EUR 337.90
49460613 Théodoric de Saint René

Justification de l'E?glise romaine sur la re?ordination des Anglois e?piscopaux

1728 Not Available EUR 331.36
49527251 Jean Jacques Rousseau

Emile ou l'Education

1763 Not Available EUR 328.09
49455535 Louis Moreri

Le Grand Dictionnaire Historique

1712 EUR 440.00 - 490.00 EUR 272.50
49614457 Le?vesque de Pouilly

Vie de Michel de l'Ho?pital, chancelier de France.

1764 Not Available EUR 251.79
49610631 Guérin du Rocher

Histoire véritable des tems fabuleux

1777 Not Available EUR 244.16
49440773 Pere Harmannus Hugo

Le Siege de la ville de Breda

1631 EUR 250.00 - 300.00 EUR 239.80
49515031 Dom Bedos de Celles / Jacques de Se?ve; Maniere; Gazet

La Gnomonique pratique, ou l’art de tracer avec la plus grande précision les cadrans

1774 Not Available EUR 231.08
49552527 Louis Sebastien Mercier

L'An Deux Mille Quatre Cent Quarante

1786 Not Available EUR 218.00
49580575 Pierre Jean-Baptiste Nougaret

Anecdotes des Beaux-Arts , contenant tout ce que la peinture, la sculpture, la gravure, architecture

1776 Not Available EUR 201.65
49613849 Salvat Montfort

Vasconiana, ou Recueil des bons mots des pense?es les plus plaisantes... des Gascons. ( Gasconiana)

1708 Not Available EUR 197.29
49555051 Marquis de Beauvau

Mémoires du Marquis de Beauvau, pour servir à l’histoire de Charles IV, duc de Lorraine et de Bar.

1712 Not Available EUR 175.49
49560975 Boileau

Oeuvres de M. Boileau Despréaux

1747 Not Available EUR 175.49
49492225 Paul de Gondi, Cardinal de Retz

Mémoires du Cardinal de Retz

1718 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 174.40
  • <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.
  • <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.
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