Sothebys: Books and Manuscripts: A Summer Miscellany -bidstart 7/28, L20409, London

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
08/04/2020 - 08/04/2020
Page Size: 194 items in 8 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
151SCARFE, GERALD

SCARFE | Pink Floyd's "The Wall" - Teacher and Pink ("Another brick in the wall"), original drawing

GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
152SCARFE, GERALD

SCARFE | Pink Floyd's "The Wall" - Teacher ("If you don't eat yer meat..."), original drawing

GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00GBP 6,930.00
153SCARFE, GERALD

SCARFE | Pink Floyd's "The Wall" - Teacher ("We don't need no education"), original drawing

GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00GBP 9,450.00
154SCARFE, GERALD

SCARFE | Donald Trump ("Swearing in!"), original drawing

GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
155SCARFE, GERALD

SCARFE | Boris Johnson ("Fit as a butcher's dog"), original drawing

GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
156

SLAVERY | The Parliamentary Register, 1794

1794GBP 1,200.00 - 1,500.00GBP 819.00
157TARKINGTON, BOOTH

TARKINGTON | The Magnificent Ambersons, 1918

GARDEN CITY, NEW YORK1918GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00GBP 4,410.00
158

THEOLOGICAL NOTEBOOK | Manuscript, early 17th century

GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 1,890.00
159WELLINGTON, ARTHUR WELLESLEY, DUKE OF

WELLINGTON, Autograph manuscript battle orders from the Waterloo campaign, 1815 (1 page)

1815GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 1,890.00
160WILDE, OSCAR

WILDE | 'Confessions of Tastes, Habits and Convictions', authorial manuscript, 1877

NEW YORK1870GBP 40,000.00 - 60,000.00GBP 47,880.00
161WILDE, OSCAR

WILDE | Poems, 1881, third edition; together with ALS from Wilde to Thomas Hutchinson

LONDON1881GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00GBP 6,300.00
162WILDE, OSCAR

WILDE | 'The Picture of Dorian Gray' in Lippincott's Monthly Magazine, July 1890 [UK issue]

LONDON1890GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 4,032.00
163WILDE, OSCAR

WILDE | 'The Picture of Dorian Gray' in Lippincott's Monthly Magazine, July 1890 [US issue]

PHILADELPHIA1890GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
164WILDE, OSCAR

WILDE | The Picture of Dorian Gray, 1891, number 114 of 250 copies signed by the author

LONDON, NEW YORK AND MELBOURNE1891GBP 7,000.00 - 9,000.00GBP 16,380.00
165WILDE, OSCAR

WILDE | A House of Pomegranates, 1891, one of 1000 copies

LONDON1891GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 630.00
166WILDE, OSCAR

WILDE | Salomé, 1894, first English edition, one of 500 copies

LONDON1894GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 5,040.00
167WILDE, OSCAR

WILDE | A collection of three works, 1891-1899

1891-1899GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 1,890.00
168WILDE, OSCAR

WILDE | Autograph letter signed, to George Alexander, outlining the plot of The Importance of Being Earnest, 1894

1894GBP 100,000.00 - 150,000.00GBP 126,000.00
169WILDE, OSCAR

WILDE | The Ballad of Reading Gaol, 1898, 1 of 800 copies

LONDON1898GBP 700.00 - 900.00GBP 1,386.00
170WILDE, OSCAR

WILDE | The Importance of Being Earnest, 1898, one of 100 copies, presentation copy inscribed to Reginald Turner

1899GBP 20,000.00 - 30,000.00GBP 47,880.00
171WILDE, OSCAR

WILDE | An Ideal Husband, 1899, 1 of 1000 copies

LONDON1899GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 882.00
172WILDE, OSCAR

WILDE | autograph letter signed, to Arthur Clifton, n.d.

1887GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 2,772.00
173WILDE, OSCAR

WILDE | autograph letter signed, to Arthur [Clifton]

GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 3,276.00
174WILDE, OSCAR

WILDE | Collection of six volumes, 1903-1934

1903-1934GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 378.00
175

WORLD WAR II | Japanese Instrument of Surrender in Hong Kong, 16 September 1945

1945GBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00GBP 17,640.00
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> MACHIAVELLI, Niccolò. <i>Nicholas Machiavel's Prince. Also, The life of Castruccio Castracani of Lucca…</i> Translated by Edward Dacres. London, 1640. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> FILSON, John. <i>The Discovery, Settlement and present State of Kentucke: and An Essay towards the Topography, and Natural History of that important Country…</i> Wilmington, Del.: James Adams, 1784. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> ELUARD, Paul. <i>Un poeme dans chaque livre.</i> Paris: Louis Broder, 1956. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> LEWIS, James Otto. [<i>Aboriginal Port Folio.</i> Philadelphia: Published by the Author, 1835-1836]. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> [ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS]. BOOK OF HOURS, use of Rome, in Latin. [Southern Netherlands (Ghent or Bruges), c.1460]. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> MORE, Thomas, Sir. <i>The Workes ... wrytten by him in the Englysh tongue.</i> Edited by William Rastell. London, 1557. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. MORRIS, William. <i>Love is Enough.</i> Hammersmith: The Kelmscott Press, 1897. $5,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> LINCOLN, Abraham. Autograph endorsement signed as President (“A. Lincoln”), 24 February 1863. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> WASHINGTON, George. Address panel with autograph free frank signed ("G:o Washington"), as Commander in Chief of the Continental Army, 5 August 1777. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> GOREY, Edward. <i>The Beastly Baby.</i> N.p.: The Fantod Press, 1962. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> FROST, Robert. Photographic reproduction signed and inscribed ("Robert Frost”), to R.V. Thornton, 1955. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> GOREY, Edward. <i>The Bug Book.</i> New York: Looking Glass Library, 1959. $500 to $700.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Book of Hours with Illuminated Miniatures, France, mid-15th century. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Conradus de Alemania [Halberstadt the Elder], <i>Concordantiae Bibliorum,</i> Strassburg, 1474. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Christopher Marlowe, <i>The Jew of Malta,</i> London, 1633. Earliest extant edition of this antiauthoritarian Elizabethan play. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b><br>Sir Isaac Newton, <i>The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy,</i> first edition in English, 2 volumes, London, 1729. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> John Rae, <i>Narrative of an Expedition to the Shores of the Arctic Sea in 1846 and 1847,</i> first edition, London, 1850. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Philip Pittman, <i>The Present State of the European Settlements on the Mississippi…,</i> first edition, London, 1770. $10,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Cyanotype of an anatomy class at Woman’s Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1895. $300 to $400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Equine veterinary formulary, manuscript on paper, East Earl, Pennsylvania, circa 1860. $400 to $600.
  • <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> REGAMEY, Felix (1844-1906). Unique drawing showing Verlaine and Rimbaud in London, September 1872. €70,000 to 100,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> LABORDE, Alexandre de (1773-1842). <i>Voyage pittoresque et historique de l’Espagne.</i> Paris : 1806-1820. €20,000 to 30,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> BOCCACE, Jean (1313-1375). <i>Il Decamerone…</i> Venise : Gabriele Giolito di Ferrari, 1542.<br>€ 12,000 to 15,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> LAMBERT, Yvon (1936). Full collection of writings from <i>Une rêverie émanée de mes loisirs.</i> Paris : 1992 - 2018. €50,000 to 70,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> JOUVE, Paul (1878-1973) -- KIPLING, Rudyard (1865-1936). <i>La Chasse de Kaa.</i> Paris : Javal & Bourdeaux, 1930. €2,000 to 3,000
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