• <b>Bonhams:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Measure for Measure</i> (extracted from the First Folio). London, 1623. Sold for $52,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL. <i>Fanshawe, A Tale.</i> Boston, 1828. FIRST EDITION OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Sold for $47,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> THOREAU, HENRY DAVID. <i>Walden; Or, Life in the Woods.</i> Boston, 1854. FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams: </b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies.</i> London, 1685. THE FOURTH FOLIO, Brewster/Bentley issue. Sold for $43,825.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> STEIG, WILLIAM. Original maquette and 58 finished drawings for <i>The Agony in the Kindergarten,</i> one of Steig's most important books. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> KING, STEPHEN. <i>Carrie.</i> New York, 1974. INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION, OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Sold for $1,912.50.
    <b><center>Bonhams<br>Consignments invited (2020)</b>
    <b>Bonhams:</b> APPLE MACINTOSH PROTOTYPE. 1983. The earliest known Macintosh with "Twiggy" drive, one of only two known working machines. Sold for $150,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</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. Sold for $15,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> APPLE-1 COMPUTER. Signed by Steve Wozniak, used in development of Apple II. Sold for $175,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> DARWIN, CHARLES. 1809-1882. <i>On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection.</i> London, 1859. FIRST EDITION. Sold for $131,325.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> BOOLE, GEORGE. <i>An Investigation of the Laws of Thought.</i> London, 1854. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> SHANNON, CLAUDE and WARREN WEAVER. <i>The Mathematical Theory of Communication.</i> Urbana, 1949. Sold for $27,575.
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>22nd January 2020</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Astronomical manuscript.- Kalendarium cum Tabulis Astronomicis; and other astronomical texts, [?Northern Italy (possibly Verona or Bologna), c.1470]. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Melville (Herman). <i>Moby-Dick; or The Whale,</i> first American edition, New York, 1851. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Malta.- Binding.- Sovereign Military Order of Malta.- <i>Gli Statuti della Sacra Religione di S. Gio: Gierosolomitano…</i> Rome, Giacomo Tornieri and Giacomo Ruffinello, 1589. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>22nd January 2020</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Britain.- Jansson (Jan). <i>Novus atlas, sive theatrum orbis terrarum,</i> vol.4 only [Britain and Ireland], 56 double-page engraved maps, Amsterdam, 1659. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Dodgson (Charles Lutwidge). <i>Alice's Adventures in Wonderland,</i> second (first published) edition, 1866; and 2 others from the series. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Cervantès Saavedra (Miguel de). <i>Novelas Exemplares,</i> rare at auction, Milan, Giovanni Battista Bidelli, 1615. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>22nd January 2020</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Tolkien (J.R.R.). Printed programme for the New College School, Oxford, production of The Hobbit, signed by Tolkien, 1967. £4,500 to £5,500.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Thucydides. <i>The hystory, writtone by Thucidides the Athenyan, of the warre, whiche was betwene the Peloponesians and the Athenyans,</i> first edition in English, 1550. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Wesley (John). Autograph Letter signed "My Dear Sister [?Mary Stokes], exhorting her to write more often and dealing with her problems, 1773. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Leaf from an illuminated book of hours with the Four Evangelists, illuminated by the workshop, or a close follower of the Maître de l'Échevinage. Northern France (possibly Rouen), c.1480. £2,000 to £3,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Emil Cardinaux, <i>Winter in der Schweiz,</i> 1921. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Evelyn Rumsey Carey, <i>Pan American Exposition / Niagara / Buffalo,</i> 1901. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Arnost Hofbauer, <i>Topicuv Salon,</i> 1898. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Job,</i> 1896. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Georges de Feure, <i>Le Journal des Ventes,</i> 1898. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Cycles Perfecta,</i> 1897. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Edward Penfield, <i>Orient Cycles / Lead the Leaders,</i> circa 1895. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Adrien Barrère, <i>L’Ideal du Touriste,</i> 1903. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Willem Frederick Ten Broek, <i>New York / Wereldtentoonselling / Holland – Amerika Lijn,</i> 1938. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Dwight Clark Shepler, <i>Sun Valley / Union Pacific.</i> $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Sascha Maurer, <i>Flexible Flyer Splitkein / Smuggler’s Notch,</i> circa 1935. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Louis Bonhajo, <i>Vote / League of Women Voters,</i> 1920. $2,000 to $3,000.

Christies: Old Master Prints, 17352, London - King Street

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
12/10/2019 - 12/10/2019
Page Size: 297 items in 12 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
51AFTER PIETER BRUEGEL THE ELDER (CIRCA 1525-1569) BY PHILIPS GALLE (1527-1612)

Prudentia, from: The Seven Virtues

circa 1559-60GBP 1,500.00 - 2,500.00GBP 3,500.00
52LUCAS VORSTERMAN (1595-1675) AFTER PIETER BRUEGEL THE ELDER (CIRCA 1525-1569)

Peasants fighting over a Game of Cards

circa 1620GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 5,625.00
53CORNELIS CORT (1533-1578) AFTER TIZIANO VECELLIO, CALLED TITIAN (CIRCA 1488-1576)

The Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence

1571GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 6,000.00
54AGOSTINO CARRACCI (1557-1602) AFTER JACOPO ROBUSTI, CALLED IL TINTORETTO (1519-1594)

The Madonna appearing to Saint Jerome

1588GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 2,500.00
55HENDRICK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617) AFTER CORNELIS CORNELISZ. VAN HAARLEM (1562-1638)

The Dragon devouring the Companions of Cadmus

1588GBP 7,000.00 - 10,000.00GBP 75,000.00
56HENDRICK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617)

The Circumcision, from: The Life of the Virgin

1594GBP 1,200.00 - 1,800.00GBP 2,750.00
57JAN SAENREDAM (1565-1607) AFTER KAREL VAN MANDER (1548 - 1606)

Salome's Dance

circa 1592GBP 700.00 - 1,000.00GBP 1,875.00
58CHRISTOFFEL JEGHER (1596-CIRCA 1652-53) AFTER PETER PAUL RUBENS (1577-1640)

Susannah and the Elders

circa 1633-36GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 7,500.00
59LUCAS VORSTERMAN (1595-1675) AFTER PETER PAUL RUBENS (1577-1640)

Saint Michael fighting the Rebel Angels

1621GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 20,000.00
60PAULUS PONTIUS (1603-1658) AFTER PETER PAUL RUBENS (1577-1640)

The Pentecost

1627GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 4,750.00
61SCHELTE ADAMS BOLSWERT (CIRCA 1586-1659) AFTER PIETER PAUL RUBENS (1577-1640)

The Resurrection of Christ

circa 1630-45GBP 700.00 - 1,000.00GBP 4,000.00
62GIOVANNI BATTISTA VANNI (1600-1660) AFTER ANTONIO DA CORREGGIO (CIRCA 1489-1534)

The Dome of the Cathedral of Parma: Ten Plates

1642GBP 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
63PIETRO TESTA (1611-1650)

Achilles dragging the Body of Hector

circa 1648-1650GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 2,000.00
64LUCA GIORDANO (1634-1705)

Christ disputing with the Doctors in the Temple

circa 1650-70GBP 1,500.00 - 2,500.00GBP 1,500.00
65ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

Christ carrying the Cross, from: The Large Passion

circa 1498-99GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 2,250.00
66ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

Saints Stephen, Sixtus and Lawrence

circa 1504-05GBP 1,500.00 - 2,500.00GBP 1,000.00
67ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

Christ driving the Money Changers from the Temple, from: The Small Woodcut Passion

circa 1508-09GBP 1,200.00 - 1,800.00GBP 2,375.00
68HANS BALDUNG, CALLED GRIEN (CIRCA 1484-1545)

The Lamentation

circa 1514GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 1,125.00
69ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

The Sudarium held by one Angel

1516GBP 1,500.00 - 2,500.00GBP 1,250.00
70DANIEL HOPFER (1470-1536)

Heads of grotesque Animals

circa 1505-1536GBP 2,500.00 - 3,500.00GBP 13,750.00
71ALBRECHT ALTDORFER (1480-1538)

The Roman Courtesan (The Revenge of the Sorcerer Virgil)

circa 1521-26GBP 700.00 - 1,000.00GBP 438.00
72HEINRICH ALDEGREVER (1502-1538)

Adam and Eve

circa 1520-61GBP 1,500.00 - 2,500.00GBP 1,250.00
73BARTHEL BEHAM (1502-1540)

Child with three Skulls

1529GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 3,750.00
74BARTHEL BEHAM (1502-1540)

Sleeping Child with Four Skulls

circa 1528-1530GBP 700.00 - 1,000.00GBP 1,500.00
75BARTHEL BEHAM (1502-1540)

The Miser and the Miscarriage

circa 1528-1530GBP 1,500.00 - 2,500.00GBP 1,500.00
  • <b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions: Rare Autographs, Sports, Books and Photography. January 23, 2020</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Abraham Lincoln Endorsement Signed, March 16, 1865. Framed with a lithograph of Lincoln by Dwight C. Sturges.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Thomas Edison Stunning Signed Portrait.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Franz Liszt Signed Photo.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions: Rare Autographs, Sports, Books and Photography. January 23, 2020</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Subscription for Portraits of the Presidents Signed by J. Q. Adams, Polk, Jackson, Buchanan, and Writers Dickens, Bryant and More!
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Vinson Supreme Court Signed Presentation Photo.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Marilyn Monroe & Joe DiMaggio Collection of Three Financial Items.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions: Rare Autographs, Sports, Books and Photography. January 23, 2020</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Rare Sigmund Freud ALS Related to Sexual Issues.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> New York Yankees team signed baseball c.1937 including Gehrig, DiMaggio, Dickey, Gomez and others.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Salvador Dali Original Drawing in <i>Dali</i> by David Larkin.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions: Rare Autographs, Sports, Books and Photography. January 23, 2020</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Charles Wilson Peale, Association Miniature of Dr. Ebenezer Crosby after Charles Willson Peale. Gouache on ivory miniature attributed to Peale.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> William McKinley Signed Oversize Photograph Incredible 20"x24".
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Margaret Mitchell Signed <i>Gone With The Wind</i> -- First Edition.
  • <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> [Paine, Thomas]. Common Sense; Addressed to the Inhabitants of America… Philadelphia: R. Bell, 1776. $200,000 to $250,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> Lincoln, Abraham. Autograph letter signed, to Joshua Reed Giddings, 21 May 1860. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> Oakley, Annie. <i>A Brief Sketch of Her Career and Notes on Shooting.</i> [N.p.]: ca. 1913, Signed. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> Washington, George. One autograph letter signed & 3 letters signed to General Alexander McDougall, September 1777. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> Mather, Cotton. <i>The Wonders of the Invisible World. Being an account of the tryals of several witches...</i> London: 1693. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> James, Benjamin.<i><br>A Treatise on the Management of the Teeth.</i> Boston, 1814. $2,000 to $3,000.
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