Stephan Welz & Co.: Books, Fine Art Prints, 112319, Constantia

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Auction Date
11/26/2019 - 11/26/2019
Page Size: 154 items in 7 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
121Adlington, William (Translator)

THE GOLDEN ASS OF APULEIUS

London1904ZAR 800.00 - 1,200.00ZAR 912.00
122Aesop

AESOP'S FABLES

London, c.1759ZAR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00ZAR 2,280.00
123Alexander, Lucy & Cohen, Evelyn

150 SOUTH AFRICAN PAINTINGS: PAST AND PRESENT

Cape Town1990ZAR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
124Anderson, Andrew A.

TWENTY-FIVE YEARS IN A WAGON (STRUIK DE LUXE REPRINTS)

Cape Town1974ZAR 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
125Angas, G. F

THE KAFIRS ILLUSTRATED

Cape Town, Rotterdam1974ZAR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
126Baker, H. A. and Oliver, E. G. H. and Schumann, D. and Kirsten, Gerhard and Olier,

E. G. H. ERICAS IN SOUTHERN AFRICA AND ERICAS OF SOUTH AFRICA

Cape Town / Vlaeberg1967/1992ZAR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00ZAR 1,710.00
127Ballen, Roger

PLATTELAND: IMAGES FROM RURAL SOUTH AFRICA

Rivonia1994ZAR 3,000.00 - 3,500.00ZAR 3,420.00
128Ballen, Roger

DORPS: SMALL TOWNS OF SOUTH AFRICA

Cape Town:1986ZAR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00ZAR 912.00
129Barrow, John

SOME ACCOUNT OF THE PUBLIC LIFE, AND SELECTION FROM THE UNPUBLISHED WRITINGS, OF THE EARL OF MACARTNEY (2 VOLS.)

Cape Town/London1807 /1847ZAR 3,500.00 - 4,500.00Not Sold
130Beardsley, Aubrey

ILLUSTRATIONS TO SALOME

London1904ZAR 9,000.00 - 12,000.00ZAR 6,840.00
131Beardsley, Aubrey

UNDER THE HILL AND OTHER ESSAYS IN PROSE AND VERSE AND THE EARLY WORK OF AUBREY BEARDSLEY

London1899-1904ZAR 3,000.00 - 5,000.00ZAR 2,280.00
132Beardsley, Aubrey

A BOOK OF FIFTY DRAWING, AND A SECOND BOOK OF FIFTY DRAWINGS

London1897-1899ZAR 4,000.00 - 6,000.00ZAR 2,964.00
133Beerbohm, Max

CARICATURES OF TWENTY-FIVE GENTLEMEN

London1896ZAR 1,500.00 - 2,500.00ZAR 1,140.00
134Beerbohm, Max

ROSSETTI AND HIS CIRCLE

London1922ZAR 400.00 - 600.00ZAR 228.00
135Beit, Sir Alfred and Lockhart, J. G.

THE WILL & THE WAY, 1906-1956

London1957ZAR 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
136Bell, Charles Davidson

HUNTING THE RHINOCEROS: THE WATERCOLOUR DRAWINGS OF CHARLES BELL

Place of Publication not Indicated1984ZAR 800.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
137Bisset, Major General, C. B.

SPORT AND WAR, OR RECOLLECTIONS OF FIGHTING AND HUNTING IN SOUTH AFRICA FROM THE YEARS 1834 TO 1867

LondonZAR 3,500.00 - 4,500.00ZAR 3,192.00
138Borain, Josie

JOSIE YOU & ME

Cape Town2003ZAR 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
139Botha, C. Graham

SOCIAL LIFE IN THE CAPE IN THE 18TH CENTURY

Cape TownUndated ZAR 1,500.00 - 1,800.00Not Sold
140Botha, Wim

HELIOSTAT

Cape Town2019ZAR 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
141Brits, J. P. (Editor)

DIARY OF A NATIONAL SCOUT: P. J. DU TOIT, 1900-1902

Pretoria1974ZAR 500.00 - 600.00Not Sold
142Broll, Maurice

MUD, BLOOD AND LAUGHTER (SIGNED BY JAN SMUTS)

Cape Town1943ZAR 600.00 - 900.00Not Sold
143Brown, Harold

WAR WITH THE BOERS: AN ACCOUNT OF THE PAST AND PRESENT TROUBLES WITH THE SOUTH AFRICAN REPUBLICS (5 VOLS.)

LondonUndatedZAR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00ZAR 1,710.00
144Bruyns, Peter V.

STAPELIADS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA AND MADAGASCAR (2 VOLS.)

Hatfield2005ZAR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00ZAR 1,596.00
145Burchell, W. J.

TRAVELS IN THE INTERIOR OF SOUTHERN AFRICA (2 VOLUMES)

Cape Town1967ZAR 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Jane Austen, <i>Sense and Sensibility: A Novel, By a Lady,</i> 3 volumes, London, 1811. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Virginia Woolf, <i>Kew Gardens,</i> limited edition, signed by Woolf & Bell, London, 1927. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> <i>[Arabian Nights],</i> Calcutta II version, 4 volumes, Calcutta & London, 1839-1842. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Princess Diana, 6 ALS to <i>Harper’s Bazaar</i> editor, anticipating Christie’s sale of her dresses for charity, 1995-97. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Jane Austen, <i>Emma,</i> first edition, London, 1816. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Hirohito & Nagako, Emperor & Empress of Japan, 2 photographs signed, showing Nagako in kimono & obi bearing the imperial seal. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Princess Diana, 6 autograph letters signed to <i>Harper’s Bazaar</i> editor Elizabeth Tilberis, anticipating Christie’s announcement of a sale of her dresses for charity, 1995-97. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Sarojini Naidu, complete galley proof of <i>The Broken Wing</i> signed with several holograph pages & an autograph letter signed to writer Edmund Gosse, 1916. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Fernando Pessoa, <i>Mensagem,</i> first edition, presentation copy, signed & inscribed, Lisbon, 1934. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Graham Greene, <i>The Basement Room,</i> first edition, Greene’s personal copy, signed with annotations throughout, London, 1935. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Abraham Lincoln, partly-printed document signed, call for troops issued during America’s first national draft just days before the NYC draft riots, 1863. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b><br><i>Les Chansons de Bilitis</i> by Pierre Louÿs, illustrated by George Barbier & F.L. Schmied, Paris, 1922. $8,000 to $12,000.
  • <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Helvelius. Two Autograph Letters Signed to Francis Aston, Royal Society Secretary, noting his feud with Robert Hooke, 5 pp total, 1685. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Newton, Isaac. Autograph manuscript on God, 4 pp, c.1710, "In the beginning was the Word...."?$100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. First edition, first issue. Untrimmed copy in contemporary boards. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Lincoln, Abraham. Signed photograph, beardless portrait with Civil War provenance. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> IMPEACHMENT. Original engrossed copy of the first Andrew Johnson impeachment resolution vote. $120,000 to $180,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Mucha, Alphonse. 11 original pencil drawings for?<i>Andelicek z Baroku,</i> "Litte Baroque Angel," Prague, 1929. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Einstein, Albert. Annotated Galley Proofs for <i>The Meaning of Relativity.</i> 1921. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Silverstein, Shel. Original maquette for <i>The Giving Tree,</i> 34 original drawings. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Roth, Philip. Typed Manuscript with substantial autograph corrections for an unpublished sequel to <i>The Breast.</i> $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Taupin, Bernie. Autograph Manuscript, the original draft of lyrics for Elton John's "Candle in the Wind," 2 pp, 1973. $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> HARVEY, WILLIAM. <i>De Motu Cordis et Sanguinis in Animalibus Anatomica Exercitatio.</i> Padua: 1643. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> CESALPINO, ANDREA. <i>Peripateticarum Quaestionum Libri Quinque.</i> Venice: 1571. $30,000 to $40,000.
  • <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Leon TOLSTOÏ. <i>Anna Karenina.</i> Moscou, 1878. First and full edition of the Russian novel, in the author’s language.<br>Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Mark TWAIN. <i>Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's comrade).</i> New York, 1885. First American edition.<br>Est. 5 000 / 6 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Walt WHITMAN. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn, New York, 1856. Second edition gathering 32 poems. Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Karen BLIXEN. <i>Out of Africa.</i> Londres, 1937. First edition in the UK, before Danish translation and American release.<br>Est. 1 500 / 2 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Ernest HEMINGWAY. <i>A Farewell to Arms.</i> New York, 1929. First edition with $2.50 on the dust and A on the copyright page.<br>Est. 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> James JOYCE. <i>Ulysses.</i> Paris, Shakespeare and Company, 1922. First edition published by Sylvia Beach. Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> James JOYCE. <i>Dubliners.</i> Londres, 1914. First edition. Nice copy in publisher’s cardboard. Est. 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Franz KAFKA. 8 novels in German first edition, published in München, Leipzig and Berlin 1916-1931. Est. from 300 / 400 to 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> David Herbert LAWRENCE. <i>Lady Chatterley's Lover.</i> Florence, 1928. Privately printed first edition. Est. 4 000 / 5 000 €
    John STEINBECK. <i>The Grapes of Wrath.</i> New York, 1939. First edition. Nice copy with $2.75 on the cover. Est. 1 000 / 1 200 €
  • <center><b>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Road West: The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana<br>February 20, 2020</b>
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Harriet Tubman Cabinet Card by H.S. Squyer, Auburn, NY, 1892. $10,000 to $15,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Scarce <i>Events of the Tulsa Disaster,</i> First Edition, 1922. $4,000 to $6,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Unpublished CDV of Frederick Douglass by Benjamin F. Smith, 1864. $3,000 to $5,000
    <center><b>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Road West: The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana<br>February 20, 2020</b>
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> California Imprint of <i>President Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation</i> Broadside, 1864. $10,000 to $15,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> John C.H. Grabill Cabinet Card of Buffalo Soldier Wearing Buffalo Coat, ca 1886. $8,000 to $10,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Rare <i>What Mrs. Fisher Knows About Old Southern Cooking,</i> 2nd Cookbook Published by African American. $6,000 to $8,000
    <center><b>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Road West: The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana<br>February 20, 2020</b>
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Frederick Douglass Walking Stick, 1888. $3,000 to $5,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Only Known Slave Narrative Published Independently in California, <i>Life and Adventures of James Williams.</i> $2,000 to $4,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Rare First Edition of History of Black Literature, Abbé Grégoire <i>De La Littérature des Nègres</i>. $2,500 to $3,000
    <center><b>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Road West: The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana<br>February 20, 2020</b>
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> African American Soldier and Medal of Honor Winner Christian A. Fleetwood CDV, PLUS. $8,000 to $10,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Jack Johnson vs. Jim Jeffries Pennant, 1910 Reno, Nevada. $2,000 to $4,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Joe Gans Photograph at 1906 Goldfield, Nevada Fight by Percy Dana. $600 to $800
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