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Auction Name
43 • THE ARISTOPHIL COLLECTIONS • FROM CRANACH TO PICASSO
Auction Date
09/23/2021 - 09/23/2021
Sale Number
#117506
Total Lots
282
Sold Lots
232
Lots Sold
82.27%
Unsold Lots
50
Total Sales (EUR)
1,782,958.75
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
714,600.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
922,250.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
809,750.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
1,047,400.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
170.23%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
194 PICASSO Pablo

BUFFON.

EUR 20,000.00 - 30,000.00 EUR 205,351.25
73 DELACROIX Eugène

CARNET with autograph drawings and notes, 1857-1858

1857-1858 EUR 50,000.00 - 60,000.00 EUR 117,000.00
198 PISSARRO Camille

L.A.S. "C. Pissarro" with DRAWING, Éragny-sur-Epte [2nd half of May 1885], to Paul GAUGUIN

1885 EUR 20,000.00 - 25,000.00 EUR 65,000.00
122 KANDINSKY Vassily

6 L.A.S. "Wassily Kandinsky" or "Wassily K" (the last unsigned), Munich February-July 1900, to Andrei Andreevitch PAPPE

1900 EUR 30,000.00 - 35,000.00 EUR 53,625.00
146 MANET ÉDOUARD

Autograph poem-letter with original DRAWING, Thursday, [probably to Henri ROUART]

EUR 30,000.00 - 40,000.00 EUR 50,375.00
23 CRANACH Lucas

P.A.S. (signed at the top) "Ich Lucas Cranach", 3 May 1533

1533 EUR 12,000.00 - 15,000.00 EUR 48,750.00
28 DEGAS EDGAR

20 L.A.S. "Degas", [1885-1896], to Hortense HOWLAND

1885-1896 EUR 20,000.00 - 25,000.00 EUR 43,875.00
104 GIACOMETTI Alberto

2 L.A.S. from Alberto GIACOMETTI to F. Ponge, 2 L.A.S. from Francis PONGE to Giacometti, and 8 autograph MANUSCRITS from Francis PONGE. 10 000/15 000

EUR 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 EUR 42,250.00
87 GAUGUIN PAUL

L.A.S. "Paul Gauguin", [Tahiti] 27 January 1900, to Daniel de MONFREID

1900 EUR 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 EUR 39,000.00
112 GOYA Francisco de

L.S. with autograph compliment "Blm de VE Fran° de Goya", Madrid 9 May 1791, to Francisco SABATINI

1791 EUR 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 EUR 32,500.00
158 MIRÓ JOAN

19 L.A.S. and 6 cards a.s. "Miró", 1958-1973, to Louis BRODER

1958-1973 EUR 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 EUR 32,500.00
191 MUNCH Edvard

8 L.A.S. "Edvard Munch" or "Edv. Munch", and an autograph MANUSCRIT, 1912-1931, to Curt GLASER

1912-1931 EUR 25,000.00 - 30,000.00 EUR 32,500.00
195 PICASSO Pablo

Original DRAWING with autograph signed "Picasso". Golfe-Juan 16 September 1953

2021-09-16 EUR 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 EUR 24,375.00
10 CHAGALL Marc

The Odyssey. Original lithographs by Marc CHAGALL (Paris, Fernand Mourlot, 1974-1975)

1974-1975) EUR 20,000.00 - 25,000.00 EUR 23,693.75
139 MAGRITTE RENÉ

L.A.S. "M." with DRAWING, Thursday, to Jacques WERGIFOSSE

EUR 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 EUR 23,562.50
86 GAUGUIN PAUL

L.A.S. "Paul Gauguin", Papeete January 12, 1899, to Daniel de MONFREID

1899 EUR 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 EUR 22,750.00
142 MANET ÉDOUARD

L.A.S. "Ed. Manet", Wednesday [ca. May-June 1865], to Zacharie ASTRUC

1865 EUR 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 EUR 22,750.00
1 ALECHINSKY Pierre

Hayterophilies (Atelier 17, Atelier 1952-1953) (Paris, La Hune, 1968).

1952-1953, 1968 EUR 3,500.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 21,125.00
140 MAGRITTE RENÉ

L.A.S. "Mag-" with 2 DRAWINGS, [1952, to Marcel MARIËN ?]

EUR 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 EUR 21,125.00
16 COCTEAU JEAN

The Mystery of Jean l'Oiseleur. Self-Portrait No. 12.

EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 17,875.00
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Zang Tumb Tuuum:<br>la révolution futuriste<br>Online Auction<br>30 November – 7 December</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 18:</b> The "Official Edition" of the United States Constitution and the First Printing of the Final Text of the Constitution, 1787. $15,000,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Marinetti, Filippo Tommaso. I Paroliberi Futuristi. 1914-1915. 8 p. Unique corrected proofs, for an anthology that remained unpublished. €40,000 to €60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Cangiullo, Francesco. Studenti in Lettere. Università. 1915. Seminal work, featured in 3 historical futurist exhibitions. €20,000 to €30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Cangiullo, Francesco. Chiaro di luna. Circa 1915. Collage and gouache on paper. €15,000 to €20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Marinetti, Filippo Tommaso. Manicure. Faire les ongles à l'Italie. Circa 1915. A fantastic parody of an advertising poster. €20,000 to €30,000.
  • <b><center>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>December 9</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 47. Roosevelt, Theodore. Photograph inscribed to Morris J. Hirsch. May 7th 1918. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 178. Whitman, Walt. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn, New York: [Printed for the author], 1955. First edition in the first issue binding. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 38. Mather, Cotton. <i>Magnalia Christi Americana; or, the Ecclesiastical History of New-England.</i> London: Printed for Thomas Parkhurst, 1702. First edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 55. Taylor, Zachary. Autograph letter signed as President-Elect. Baton Rouge: January 15, 1849. $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 203. Picasso, Pablo. <i>Verve</i> Vol. V, Nos. 19-20. Paris: Editions Verve, 1948. Inscribed on the title page by Picasso. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b><center>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>December 9</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 211. Domergue, Jean-Gabriel. L'Ete a Monte Carlo. Lithographed poster, Lucien Serre & Cie, Paris, circa 1937. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 105. Manuscript Illumination attr. to Neri da Rimini. Large excised initial "N" from a choirbook, extensively historiated. [Likely Rimini: first quarter of the 14th century]. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 40. McKenney, Thomas L. and Hall, James. <i>History of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs.</i> Philadelphia: Rice, Rutter & Co., 1870. $3,00
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 222. Searle, Ronald. [Pets--a dog, cats and a parrot-- surrounded by books, and inspecting a globe, perhaps planning global domination]. Original drawing, 17 3/8 x 13 1/2 inches. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 98. Faden, William; Scull, Nicholas and George Heap. A Plan of the City and Environs of Philadelphia, Survey'd by N. Scull and G. Heap. London: William Faden, 12 March 1777. $3,000 to $5,000.
  • <i>Der Sturm.</i> 1922. Sold October 2021 for € 13,000.
    Diophantus Alexandrinus, <i>Arithmeticorum libri sex.</i> 1670. Sold October 2021 for € 18,000.
    <i>Cozzani Ettore e altri, l’Eroica. Tutto il pubblicato.</i> Sold October 2021 for € 11,000.
    Newton Isaac, <i>Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica.</i> 1714. Sold October 2021 for € 7,500.
    Manetti Saverio, <i>Storia naturale degli uccelli.</i> 1767-1776. Sold April 2021 for € 26,000.
  • <center><br>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Maps & Atlases<br>Natural History<br>& Color Plate Books<br>December 9, 2021</b>
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES. Carolina Parrot. Plate 26. Hand-colored aquatint and engraved plate from Audubon's <i>Birds of America.</i> $80,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Francisco Henrique Carls. [Album de Pernambuco e seus Arrabaldes]. Fifty-three chromolithographed plates of landscape, town views and more of the state of Pernambuco, northeast Brazil. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Captain Thomas Davies, after. Group of 5 engraved topographical scenes of North American waterfalls. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><br>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Maps & Atlases<br>Natural History<br>& Color Plate Books<br>December 9, 2021</b>
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> William R. Morley. Morley's Map of New Mexico. Large lithographed pocket map with original hand-color in outline. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Frederick William Beechey, et al. <i>The Zoology of Captain Beechey's Voyage; Compiled from the Collections and Notes Made by Captain Beechey…</i> $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> ZUDA ROKASHI (Priest Hotan.) Nansenbushu Bankoku Shoka No Zu. Woodblock wall map of the world on 16 sheets joined. $5,000 to $7,500.
  • <b><center> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 29th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b> Latin Book of Hours, Langres around 1490. Est: €50,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>T. Livius, <i>Römische Historien,</i> 1533. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>G. Mendel, <i>Versuche über Pflanzen-Hybriden,</i> 1865-66. Est: €30,000
    <b><center> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 29th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>A. Verard, Book of Hours, around 1488. Est: €30,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>A. Ortelius, <i>Theatrum orbis terrarum,</i> 1601. Est: €80,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br><i>Der Sturm,</i> 1910-1916. Est: €16,000
    <b><center> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 29th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b> <i>Cronica van der hilliger Stat Coellen,</i> 1499. Est: €25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>M. Catesby, <i>Piscium serpentum insectorum,</i> 1777. Est: €25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>W. Grohmann, <i>Das Werk Ernst Ludwig Kirchners,</i> 1926. Est: €20,000
    <b><center> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 29th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>P. Borgo, <i>Aritmetica mercantile,</i> 1491. Est: €16,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>D. Roberts, <i>Egypt and Nubia,</i> 1846-49. Est: €8,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b> <i>Estampes,</i> with the suite by P. Picasso, 1950. Est: €15,000
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