• <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.
  • <center><b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Books & Works on Paper<br>January 28, 2020</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> <i>Byblia in vulgar ultimamente impressa,</i> illustrated, folio, Lazaro de Soardi & Bernardino Benali, Venice,1517. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Milio (Agostino). <i>Nuovo dialogo delle devozioni del sacro monte della Verna,</i> FIRST and ONLY EDITION, illustrated, 4to, Stamperia Ducale, Florence, 1568. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Joyce (James). <i>Ulysses,</i> First English edition, NUMBER 23 OF 2000 COPIES, , 4to, Egoist Press, Paris, 1922. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Dumas (Marlene). <i>Doornrosie,</i> lithograph printed in colours, signed, 370 x 440 mm, 1989. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Japanese Culture.- Kimbei (Kusakabe). Two albums of hand tinted albumen prints, each with 50 photos, each photo c.140 x 95mm, [late 19th century]. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Miró (Joan) ARR. <i>Personnages sur Fond Noir,</i> NUMBER 38 OF 75 COPIES, lithograph, signed and dated, 305 x 445mm, 1948. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Ray (Man). Autoportrait, photolithograph, initialled and inscribed by artist, ONE of 100 COPIES, 200 x 160mm, 1972. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Wou-Ki (Zao). L'tang / The Pond, etching aquatint, number 2 of 3 only, signed by artist, 260 x 230 mm, Paris, Editions Galanis, 1972. £800 to £1,200.
    <center><b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Autographs & Memorabilia<br>January 28, 2020</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> De Amicis (Edmondo). Postcards signed by Italian author and journalist Edmondo De Amicis, February 1897- August 1907. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Live Aid.- Live Aid 1985 souvenir programme, signed by Bob Geldof, Cliff Richard, Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney, Freddie Mercury, and others, 1985-1991. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> 1944 Commonwealth Prime Ministers' Conference. Black and white, landscape photograph ft. all the Heads of Government of the British Commonwealth who attended the 1944 Prime Ministers' Conference in London, signed by all.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Walt Disney Production.- Dopey, original animation cel from Snow White approx. 180 x 180mm., Walt Disney Enterprises, 1937. £1,500 to £2,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Liszt (Franz). Carte-de-visite photograph by J.Ganz of Brussels of Franz Liszt, signed, 10 x 6.4cm, c. 1880. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Fermi (Enrico). Autograph letter signed to Professor Tullio Levi Civita, 8vo, Florence, 9 May 1925; w/an autograph note from Professor Civita, 7 March 1934 (2). £1,800 to £2,200.
  • <b>Morton Subastas: Auction of Books by Explorers and Travelers, Maps, Landscapes, Science, and Religion<br>Tuesday, January 28th, 2020<br>5:00 p.m. (CST)</b>
    <b>Morton Subastas, Jan. 28:</b> Darwin, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> London, 1859. First Edition. Letter Addressed to Dr. Ogle and Envelope Signed by Charles Darwin. $278,000 to $333,000.
    <b>Morton Subastas, Jan. 28:</b> Ortelij, Abrahami. <i>Epitome Theatri Orbis Terrarum.</i> Antuerpiae: Exstat in Officina Plantinian, 1612. Rare Edition. $5,560 to $6,670.
    <b>Morton Subastas, Jan. 28:</b> González de Mendoza, Juan. <i>Histoire du Grand Royaume de la Chine, Situé Aux Indes Orientales.</i> [Genève]: 1606. $1,670 to $2,230.
    <b>Morton Subastas: Auction of Books by Explorers and Travelers, Maps, Landscapes, Science, and Religion<br>Tuesday, January 28th, 2020<br>5:00 p.m. (CST)</b>
    <b>Morton Subastas, Jan. 28:</b> Chapman, Conrad Wise. <i>Landscape of the Valley of Mexico.</i> Oil on wood. Signed and dated. $26,120 to $30,560.
    <b>Morton Subastas, Jan. 28:</b> <i>Thesaurus Exorcismorum...</i> Coloniae, 1608. Collection of Six Works of the Most Important Franciscan Exorcists of the 16th Century. $1,670 to $2,230.
    <b>Morton Subastas, Jan. 28:</b> <i>Saggio delle Transazioni Filosofiche della Società Regia.</i> Napoli, 1729-1734. With a Map of California by Eusebio Kino. $1,120 to $1,440.
    <b>Morton Subastas: Auction of Books by Explorers and Travelers, Maps, Landscapes, Science, and Religion<br>Tuesday, January 28th, 2020<br>5:00 p.m. (CST)</b>
    <b>Morton Subastas, Jan. 28:</b> Scherer, Heinrich. <i>Delineatio Nova et Vera Partis Australis Novi Mexici, cum Australi Parte Insulae Californiae...</i> Münich, ca. 1700. $850 to $1,120.
    <b>Morton Subastas, Jan. 28:</b> Santacilia, Jorge Juan-Ulloa, Antonio de. <i>A Voyage to South America. Describing at Large, the Spanish Cities...</i> London, 1760. $890 to $1,120.
    <b>Morton Subastas, Jan. 28:</b> Limborch, Philippi. <i>Historia Inquisitionis Cui Subjungitur Liber Sententiarum Inquisitionis Tholosanae...</i> Amsterdam, 1692. $1,340 to $1,670.
    <b>Morton Subastas: Auction of Books by Explorers and Travelers, Maps, Landscapes, Science, and Religion<br>Tuesday, January 28th, 2020<br>5:00 p.m. (CST)</b>
    <b>Morton Subastas, Jan. 28:</b> Castro, C. - Campillo, J. - Cumplido, I. - Lauda, L. - Rodríguez G. <i>Mexico and Its Surroundings.</i> Méx, 1855-56. $5,000 to $5,560.
    <b>Morton Subastas, Jan. 28:</b> <i>Medical Gazette. Periodical of the National Academy of Medicine of Mexico...</i> México, 1864 - 1943. Pieces: 169. $1,340 to $1,560.

Aguttes: Aristophil - 22 • BRITANNICA-AMERICANA , 101079, Neuilly-sur-Seine

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
11/18/2019 - 11/18/2019
Page Size: 199 items in 8 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1 ALDHELM (SAINT) (vers 639 709)

Évêque de Sherbourne, poète et érudit latin. Deux feuillets extraits du De laude virginitatis [De la gloire de la virginité].

[Sud de l’Angleterre (sans doute Glastonbury ou Worchester)vers 800EUR 50,000.00 - 60,000.00EUR 169,000.00
2 AUDUBON JOHN JAMES (1785 1851)

Ornithologue et dessinateur américain d’origine française. MANUSCRIT autographe, The Lost Portfolio, [1830]

1830EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00EUR 9,100.00
3 BARNEY NATALIE CLIFFORD (1876 1972)

« l’Amazone », femme de lettres américano-française. 28 L.A.S. « Natalie Clifford Barney », 1901-1916, à Pierre LOUŸS

1901-1916EUR 8,000.00 - 10,000.00EUR 10,400.00
4 BECKETT SAMUEL (1906 1989)

Le monde et le pantalon.

Paris1989EUR 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
5 BERNANOS GEORGES (1888 1948)

65 L.A.S. « G. Bernanos » (une « votre vieil ami », une non signée), 1939-1942, à Charles OFAIRE, en français

1939-1942EUR 6,000.00 - 8,000.00Not Sold
6 BLAKE WILLIAM (1757 1827)

Poète, peintre et graveur anglais. P.S. « William Blake », 5 juillet 1805

1805EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00EUR 23,400.00
7 BOLIVAR SIMON (1783 1830).

« El Libertador », héros et libérateur d’Amérique du Sud. L.S. « Bolivar », Guanare (Venezuela) 25 mai 1821, à Alejandro OSORIO

1821EUR 2,500.00 - 3,000.00EUR 4,550.00
8 BOLIVAR SIMON (1783 1830).

« El Libertador », héros et libérateur d’Amérique du Sud. L.S. « Bolivar », Huaraz (Pérou) 13 juin 1824, au Commodore Isaac HULL (commandant en chef des forces navales des États-Unis dans le Pacifique, basées en Amérique du Sud)

1824EUR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00EUR 3,250.00
9 BOLIVAR SIMON (1783 1830).

« El Libertador », héros et libérateur d’Amérique du Sud. L.S., Bogota 27 novembre 1828, à son ami José Angel ALAMO, à Caracas

1828EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00EUR 3,900.00
10 BOLIVAR SIMON (1783 1830).

« El Libertador », héros et libérateur d’Amérique du Sud. L.S. « Bolivar », Guayaquil 21 août 1829, à Daniel Florence O’LEARY

1829EUR 2,500.00 - 3,000.00EUR 3,900.00
11 BRONTË CHARLOTTE (1816 1855)

MANUSCRIT autographe signé « CHARLOTTE BRONTË », Second Series of The Young Men’s Magazines…, août 1830

1830EUR 600,000.00 - 800,000.00EUR 780,000.00
12 BRONTË PATRICK (1777 1861)

Prêtre irlandais et britannique, père des enfants Brontë.L.A.S. « P. Brontë », Haworth 5 décembre 1850, à John GREENWOOD, libraire à Haworth

1850EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 2,860.00
13 BROOKE RUPERT (1887 1915). Poète anglais.

L.A.S. « Rupert Brooke », Rugby 16 décembre 1908, au directeur du Fitzwilliam Museum de Cambridge, Sydney COCKERELL

1908EUR 200.00 - 400.00EUR 2,340.00
14 BROWN HERBERT CHARLES (1912 2004).

MANUSCRIT autographe signé « Herbert C. Brown », New Continent Awaiting Discovery, [1992]

1992EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
15 BRY THÉODORE DE (1528 1598).

Admiranda Narratio, fida tamen, de commodis et incolarum ritibus Virginiae, nuper admodum ab Anglis, …

Francfort1590-1602EUR 50,000.00 - 60,000.00EUR 73,294.00
16 CALDER ALEXANDER (1898 1976)

L.A.S. « Alexander Calder » avec DESSIN, Saché 9 juillet 1960, à son plombier M. Ferry à Azay-leRideau

1960EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
17 CALDER ALEXANDER (1898 1976).

L.A.S. « Calder », Saché 30 septembre 1969, à M. Tappy

1969EUR 700.00 - 800.00Not Sold
18 CALDER ALEXANDER (1898 1976).

L.A.S. « Sandy Calder », Saché [17 mai 1971], à Pierre DESCARGUES

1971EUR 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
19 CALVIN MELVIN (1911 1997).

L.S. « Melvin Calvin » comme directeur du Laboratoire des Biodynamiques chimiques, Berkeley, California 26 juillet 1978, à Carl DAVIS

1978EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
20 CAPONE ALPHONSE [AL] (1899 1947).

MANUSCRIT autographe signé « Alphonse Capone », Madonna Mia, [Alcatraz, entre 1934 et 1939]

1934 etEUR 6,000.00 - 8,000.00EUR 24,700.00
21 CASSATT MARY (1844 1926).

L.A.S. « Mary Cassatt », Villa Angeletto, Grasse 6 avril [1913], au critique d’art Achille SEGARD

1913EUR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00EUR 3,640.00
22 CASSATT MARY (1844 1926)

L.A.S. « Mary Cassatt » et NOTE autographe, Villa Angeletto, Grasse Mercredi [mai 1913], au critique d’art Achille SEGARD

1913EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 2,600.00
23 CASSATT MARY (1844 1926).

L.A.S. « Mary Cassatt », Villa Angeletto, Grasse, Lundi [23 novembre 1914], au critique d’art Achille SEGARD

1914EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 2,600.00
24 CASSATT MARY (1844 1926).

L.A.S. « Mary Cassatt », Villa Angeletto, Grasse 7 février [1918], à Ambroise VOLLARD

1918EUR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00EUR 3,250.00
25 CASSATT MARY (1844 1926).

L.A.S. « Mary Cassatt », à un correspondant non-identifi é [Paris] 2 novembre

EUR 700.00 - 800.00EUR 780.00
  • <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.
  • <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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