• <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> CLEMENS, SAMUEL L. <i>The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain.</i> Hartford: The American Publishing Company, 1876. $14,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> BATEMAN, JAMES. <i>The Orchidaceae of Mexico and Guatemala.</i> London: J. Ridgway & Sons for the author, [1837]-1843. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> WHITMAN, WALT. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn: [For the author by Andrew and James Rome,] 1855. $150,000 to $200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> LEE, HARPER. Three “Seckatary Hawkins”-related books inscribed and signed by Harper Lee. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> POE, EDGAR ALLAN. <i>The Raven.</i> New York: Wiley and Putnam, 1845. $120,000 to $180,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Currier & Ives, <i>The Mississippi in Time of Peace,</i> hand-colored lithograph, 1865. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Hartmann Schedel, <i>Liber Cronicarum...,</i> Nuremberg, 1493. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Claudius Ptolemaeus, <i>Geographicae Enarrationis Libri Octo,</i> Lyons, 1535. $20,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Thomas Jefferys, <i>The American Atlas,</i> London, 1776-77. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> John Speed, <i>A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World,</i> 20 miniature maps, London, 1665. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> <i>Biblia Das ist: Die Gantze Heilige Schrifft Durch D. Martin Luther Verteutscht,</i> illustrated cartographic Bible, Basel, 1665. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Early Hawaiian-language school geography, Lahainaluna Seminary, 1840. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Cornelis de Jode, <i>Africae Vera Forma, et Situs,</i> Antwerp, 1593. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Maria Vincenzo Coronelli, <i>America Settentrionale Colle Nuove Scoperte Sin All Anno,</i> Venice, 1688. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Johann Christoph Volkamer, <i>Nürnbergische Hesperides,</i> Nuremberg, 1708-1714. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Johann Bayer, <i>Uranometria, Omnium Asterismorum Continens Schemata...,</i> 51 celestial charts, c. 1603. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Manuscript map of Commodore Perry’s Black Ship squadron at Edo Bay, with manuscript sketchbook, ink & watercolor, Japan, c. 1853. $2,500 to $3,500.
  • <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> [EINSTEIN, ALBERT]; JOHN GRAUDENZ [PHOTOGRAPHER]. Photographic portrait of Albert Einstein by John Graudenz, taken circa 1928. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> ENIGMA M4. A fully operational four-rotor ("M4") Kriegsmarine Enigma Cipher Machine. Berlin-Wilmersdorf, Germany, Heimsoeth und Rinke, 1942. $300,000 to $500,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> FEYNMAN, RICHARD P. <i>“Surely You’re Joking Mr. Feynman”. Adventures of a Curious Character.</i> New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1985. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> An intact egg of the Aepyornis Maximus, or Elephant Bird. Pre-17th century, Madagascar. $35,000 to $45,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> Palm frond with fish. Green River Formation, Wyoming, United States. <i>Sabalites sp.,</i> and <i>Diplomystus dentatus</i> Cenozoic, Eocene (53-33 million years ago). $60,000 to $70,000.
  • <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.

Tajan: Prints, 1946, Paris

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
12/04/2019 - 12/04/2019
Page Size: 262 items in 11 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1HEINRICH ALDEGREVER (1502-1555)

LOT PRÉVIENT LES HABITANTS DE SODOME - LOT ET SES FILLES, D'UNE SÉRIE DE 4 PLANCHES

EUR 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
2HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550)

LE CHRIST AU MONT DES OLIVIERS, PLANCHE DE LA PETITE PASSION (SÉRIE DE 8)

EUR 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
3ABRAHAM BOSSE (1602-1604)

PLANCHES DE LA SÉRIE DES CRIS DE PARIS ET AUTRES SCÈNES (PORTEUR D'EAU, MUSICIEN, TAMBOUR, VILLAGEOISE ALLANT AU MARCHE, RAMONEUR ETC... 2 PLANCHES PAR M. LASNE)

EUR 600.00 - 800.00EUR 910.00
4ABRAHAM BOSSE (1602-1604)

LES VOEUX DU ROI ET DE LA REINE À LA VIERGE

EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 195.00
5LUDOLPH BÜSINCK (1600-1669)

LES DEUX ÉVANGELISTES SAINT JEAN ET SAINT MATTHIEU

EUR 600.00 - 800.00EUR 715.00
6JACQUES CALLOT (1592-1635)

LES CAPRICES : 3 P. LUX CLAUSTRI (14 P. D'UNE SÉRIE DE 27) LA VIE DE LA MÈRE DE DIEU REPRÉSENTÉE PAR DES EMBLÈMES (8 P.DE LA SÉRIE DE 26)

EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 260.00
7JACQUES CALLOT (1592-1635)

LES CAPRICES, SÉRIE DES 50 PLANCHES DONT LE TITRE ET UNE DÉDICACE

EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 531.00
8JACQUES CALLOT (1592-1635)

LA CHASSE AUX OISEAUX - LE MARCHÉ D'ESCLAVES - LES BOHÉMIENS (2P)

EUR 200.00 - 300.00EUR 260.00
9JACQUES CALLOT (1592-1635)

LES PÉCHÉS CAPITAUX - LES GOBBI, SÉRIES DE 7 PLANCHES, 20 PLANCHES (SUR 21)

EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 260.00
10JACQUES CALLOT (1592-1635)

LE BÉNÉDICITÉ

EUR 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
11JACQUES CALLOT (1592-1635)

LA VIE DE LA SAINTE VIERGE, SÉRIE COMPLÈTE DE 14 PLANCHES

EUR 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
12JACQUES CALLOT (1592-1635)

LA GRANDE PASSION, SÉRIE DES SEPT PLANCHES

EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
13MAITRE AU DE ET AUTRES ARTISTES

HISTOIRE DE PSYCHÉE (2PL.) SAINT JACQUES PAR M. DE RAVENNE, PLANCHES D'ORNEMENTS PAR L.COQUIN, AVELINE, NAISSANCE DE LA VIERGE PAR C.CORT ET AUTRES SUJETS D'APRÈS LE MAITRE AU DE OU D'APRÈS M. DE RAVENNE.

EUR 200.00 - 300.00EUR 260.00
14GIACOMO FRANCIA (1486-1557)

MONOGRAMMISTE I.E. JACOPO FRANCIA (1486-1557) SAINTE FAMILLE AVEC SAINTE ÉLISABETH ET SAINT JEAN-BAPTISTE

EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 4,160.00
15GIOVANNI BENEDETTO CASTIGLIONE (1609-1664)

DIOGÈNE CHERCHANT UN HOMME

EUR 300.00 - 500.00EUR 494.00
16HENDRIK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617)

LA SAINTE FAMILLE AVEC SAINT JEAN

EUR 500.00 - 700.00EUR 455.00
18ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

LA VIERGE SUR UN CROISSANT AVEC UNE COURONNE D'ÉTOILES

EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 4,750.00
19HANS BALDUNG GRIEN (1480-1545)

LE PALEFRENIER ENDORMI ET LA SORCIÈRE

EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 15,000.00
20WENCESLAS HOLLAR (1607-1677)

FEMME AUX LONGS CHEVEUX BOUCLÉS

EUR 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
21ROMEYN DE HOOGHE (1645-1708)

L'ART DE LA LUTTE

EUR 200.00 - 300.00EUR 780.00
22CHRISTOFFEL JEGHER (1578–1653)

L'ENFANT JÉSUS ET JEAN-BAPTISTE JOUANT AVEC UN AGNEAU, D'APRÈS RUBENS

EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold
23NICOLAS LOIR (1624-1679)

SAINTE FAMILLE ET VIERGE : SÉRIE COMPLÈTE DE 12 PLANCHES

EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
24REMBRANDT VAN RIJN (1606-1669)

LE BAPTÊME DE L'EUNUQUE

EUR 300.00 - 500.00EUR 910.00
25REMBRANDT VAN RIJN (1606-1669)

AUTOPORTRAIT DESSINANT À LA FENÊTRE

EUR 700.00 - 1,000.00EUR 3,510.00
26REMBRANDT VAN RIJN (D'APRÈS)

LES TSIGANES

EUR 80.00 - 120.00Not Sold
  • <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Macbeth: A Tragedy.</i> London, 1673. FIRST SEPARATE AND FIRST QUARTO EDITION. THE CHARLTON HESTON COPY. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> HEMINGWAY, ERNEST. <i>In Our Time.</i> Paris, 1924. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL. <i>Fanshawe, A Tale.</i> Boston, 1828. FIRST EDITION OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> THOREAU, HENRY DAVID. <i>Walden; Or, Life in the Woods.</i> Boston, 1854. FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies.</i> London, 1685. THE FOURTH FOLIO, Brewster/Bentley issue. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> STEIG, WILLIAM. Original maquette and 58 finished drawings for <i>The Agony in the Kindergarten,</i> one of Steig's most important books. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> VERNE, JULES. <i>A Journey to the Centre of the Earth.</i> New York & London, 1872. FIRST EDITION, RARE AMERICAN ISSUE, with Scribner & Welford cancel title. $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> KING, STEPHEN. <i>Carrie.</i> New York, 1974. INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION, OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> APPLE MACINTOSH PROTOTYPE. 1983. The earliest known Macintosh with "Twiggy" drive, one of only two known working machines. $120,000 to $180,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> PLATO. <i>Timaeus</i> [AND] <i>Critias</i> [from Ficini's 1484 Opera]. A LANDMARK OF SCIENTIFIC THOUGHT. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> LOVELACE, AUGUSTA ADA. Sketch of the Analytical Engine Invented by Charles Babbage Esq. London, 1843. FIRST EDITION, JOURNAL ISSUE, MOST IMPORTANT PAPER IN EARLY DIGITAL COMPUTING. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> APPLE-1 COMPUTER. Signed by Steve Wozniak, used in development of Apple II. $200,000 to $300,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> DARWIN, CHARLES. 1809-1882. <i>On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection.</i> London, 1859. FIRST EDITION. $80,000 to $120,000.
  • <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Churchill (Winston) & Others. 1944 Commonwealth Prime Ministers’ Conference, 27 April 1944. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Joyce (James). <i>Ulysses.</i> First English edition, 1922. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Belzoni (Giovanni Battista). <i>Plates Illustrated of the Researches and Operations...in Egypt and Nubia,</i> FIRST EDITION, 1821-1822. £14,375 inc Buyers Premium.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Astor (John Jacob). A collection of rare letters, 9 January 1812- 4 September 1837. £26,000 inc Buyers Premium.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Rowling (J.K.) <i>Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone,</i> FIRST EDITION, first issue, 1997. £27,500 inc Buyers Premium.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Royal Family. Photograph of Queen Elizabeth, George VI, Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret, signed, 1946. £3,640 inc Buyers Premium.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Collodi (Carlo). <i>Le avventure di Pinocchio. Storia di un burattino,</i> FIRST EDITION, 1883. £8,401 inc Buyers Premium.
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