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Auction Info

Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - bidstart 7/9
Auction Date
07/19/2021 - 07/19/2021
Sale Number
#71921
Total Lots
55
Sold Lots
41
Lots Sold
74.55%
Unsold Lots
14
Total Sales (EUR)
7,837.49
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
5,623.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
6,738.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
15,108.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
17,548.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
44.66%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
49604403 Sir Winston Churchill (1620-1688)

Divi Britannici: Being a Remark Upon the Lives of all the Kings of this Isle

1675 EUR 700.00 - 800.00 EUR 817.50
49612901 Nicoletto Giganti

Scola Overo Teatro

1606 EUR 830.00 - 920.00 EUR 790.25
49610887 Buagni

Les merveilles de la ville de Rome

1682 EUR 550.00 - 610.00 EUR 654.00
49720231 Pausanias

Pausaniou Tes Ellados Periegesis

1696 EUR 550.00 - 650.00 EUR 599.50
49724775 Andrea Alciato (1492-1550)

Emblemata V. CL. Andreae Alciati

1618 EUR 220.00 - 250.00 EUR 376.05
49734143 Vincenzo Bruno

De Vita Et Passione D.N. Jesu Christi [...] pars secunda

1608 Not Available EUR 359.70
49731825 Various

Miscellanea Curiosa Sive Ephemeridum Medico-Physicarum Germanicarum

1684 EUR 308.00 - 338.00 EUR 348.80
49713079 Claude Du Molinet

Historia summorum Pontificum a Martino V. ad Innocentium XI. per eorum numismata ab anno MCCCCXVII a

1679 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 316.10
49749113 Michel de Montaigne

Les Essais de Michel Seigneur de Montaigne

1632 EUR 310.00 - 345.00 EUR 313.92
49620509 N.N.

Biblia Sacra, dat is alle de Heylige Schriften van het Oude en Nieuwe Testament (...)

1690/1599 EUR 275.00 - 375.00 EUR 267.05
48005929 Andreas Strobl

Das Geistliche Teutsche Kartenspiel

1691 EUR 370.00 - 450.00 EUR 262.69
49611443 Henricus Zoesius

Digestorum seu Pandectarum

1667 EUR 160.00 - 200.00 EUR 185.30
49627329 Ignacio, de Loyola.; Bernardo d' Angeli;

Regvlae Societatis Iesv : Auctoritate Septimæ Congregationis Generalis auctæ

1616 Not Available EUR 174.79
49740155 Cornelius a Lapide

Acta Apostolorum Epistolas canonicas

1627 Not Available EUR 174.40
49729301 Iustinus santo

Sancti patris nostri Iustini Philosophi et martyris opera

1636 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 152.60
49676333 [Pons-Augustin Aletz]

?L'Agronome. Dictionnaire portatif du cultivateur, contenant toutes les connoissances nécessaires..

1690 Not Available EUR 147.15
49640495 Julius Caesar / Aulus Hirtius / Abraham Ortelius / Aldo Manuzio / Joseph Juste Scaliger.

C. Ivlii Caesaris Quae exstant ex emendatione Ios. Scaligeri

1675 Not Available EUR 130.80
49654649 Cornelio Cornelii

Salomon sive commentarivs in proverbia Salomonis

1635 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 130.80
49747933 A. Thevet

Histoire de plus illustres et scavans hommes de leurs siecles

1671 Not Available EUR 119.90
49704589 Le Sieur De La Chambre

Traité De La Connoissance Des Animaux

1664 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 110.09
  • <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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