• <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>Latin and French Book of Hours, around 1490. Est: € 20,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br> P. Goos, <i>Le Grand Miroir de la Mer,</i> 1669. Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>L. Feininger, Letter with woodcuts, 1920. Est: € 25,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>Latin Bible manuscript, 12th century. Est: € 20,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>M. E. Bloch, <i>Naturgeschichte der Fische,</i> 1782-95. Est: € 40,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>M. Chagall, <i>Daphnis & Chloé,</i> 1961. Est: € 90,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>L. J. Waghenaer, <i>Speculum nauticum,</i> 1586. Est: € 180,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>P. J. de Pannemaeker, Collection of orig. watercolors, 1878-1887.<br>Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>G. Klimt, <i>Das Werk,</i> 1918.<br>Est: € 15,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br><i>Livro dos prestimonios,</i> Manuscript, 1665. Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>W. Kandinsky, <i>Klänge,</i> 1913.<br>Est: € 18,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>J. Miró in J. Cassou, <i>Vingt-deux poémes,</i> 1978. Est: € 8,000
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Music, Continental Books<br>and Medieval Manuscripts<br>24 Nov. – 1 Dec. 2020<br>Online</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b><br>F. Schubert. Autograph letter to his brother Ferdinand, 4 pages, Zseliz, 1818. £80,000 to £120,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b><br>L. v. Beethoven. Fine autograph letter to his librettist Friedrich Treitschke, about their planned opera, 1815. £70,000 to £90,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b> Hermann Hesse, Highly important series of 62 letters and postcards to Stefan Zweig, 1903-1938. £60,000 to £80,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Music, Continental Books<br>and Medieval Manuscripts<br>24 Nov. – 1 Dec. 2020<br>Online</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b> Book of Hours, Use of Reims, illuminated manuscript on vellum [France, late 15th century]. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b> Armenian gospel book, illuminated manuscript on vellum, seventeenth century, tooled calf binding. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b><br>C. Goldoni. Ten autograph letters signed to the Genoese nobleman Cristoforo Spinola, Venice 1742-1743. £7,000 to £9,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Oscar Wilde, <i>“The secret of life is in Art,”</i> autograph quotation dated and signed, 1882. Sold for $15,600.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>Manhattan Gay Scene Guide 1969, Summer Edition,</i> Mattachine Book Service. Sold for $3,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Toyen, pen & ink illustration from <i>Marquis de Sade: Justina cili prokletí ctnosti,</i> 1932. Sold for $26,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Antonio Lopez, 9 men’s fashion studies, graphite, 1974. Sold for $6,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Harvey Milk, 2 autograph letters signed, to Pat Mormon, during US Navy service, 1954. Sold for $2,210.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Daniel Abraham, original art for <i>Stonewall Romances,</i> pen, ink & gouache, 1979. Sold for $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> David Wojnarowicz, <i>Untitled (Genet with Dog),</i> mixed media collage. Sold for $27,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Susie Gaynes & Amy E. Bartell, <i>March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights,</i> 1987. Sold for $1,188.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>Paris is Burning,</i> photo offset poster by Anne Dutlinger, signed by film director Jennie Livingston, 1991. Sold for $1,500.

Beaussant Lefevre: Prints, Old and Modern Books, 107450, Paris

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
11/06/2020 - 11/06/2020
Page Size: 314 items in 13 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1LCHARCOT (Jean-Baptiste)

5 letters to Madame de Mallevoüe.

1929-1934 and n.d.EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 550.00
1D'après Gabriel PÉRELLE

View and perspective of the Palace and Garden of Versailles as it is now; View and perspective of the stables of Versailles; The Water Gallery and The Palace of Versailles

1789EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 320.00

Set of about 3440 letters and coins. Years 1900- 1930s, mainly

1900- 1930sEUR 7,000.00 - 9,000.00EUR 35,000.00
2D'après François Xavier HABERMANN

View of New York harbour (1788); View of Philadelphia harbour (1760); View of Boston from the harbour hold and View of the Lower Town in Quebec City

EUR 200.00 - 300.00EUR 350.00

Set of 39 pieces, handwritten or engraved on copper with handwritten additions, on parchment and paper; some defects, many seals missing. - LOUIS XIV. Patent signed (secretary), countersigned by the Secretary of State for War Michel CHAMILLARD.

1709EUR 200.00 - 300.00EUR 550.00
3Attribué à Eugène DELÂTRE

The Tree

EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 350.00
4LGARNIER (Francis) et autour

Set of about 250 pieces: mostly letters, but also some printed matter (4 of which are preserved in number), a few photographs and a commemorative medal.

19th century.EUR 400.00 - 500.00EUR 1,000.00

Various landscapes

EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 1,600.00

LETTERS OF NOBILITY. - LOUIS XV. Letters patent signed (secretary), countersigned on the flap by the Secretary of State of the House of the King, Jean-Frédéric Phélypeaux de MAUREPAS, with the mention "the Duke of Orléans Regent present", and with, also o

Paris1718EUR 400.00 - 500.00EUR 500.00

Girl, etched copper

EUR 200.00 - 300.00EUR 320.00

ILLUSTRATED EMBLEM BOOK. - MANUSCRIPT entitled "Lof der maeghdelycke Reynicheyt".

1667EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00EUR 11,000.00

Quarante Clichés-Glace de Corot, Daubigny, Delacroix, Millet, Rousseau, tirés sur les plaques provenant de la collection de M. Cuvelier

ParisEUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00EUR 4,800.00

PRISCIEN. Institutionum grammaticarum libri Manuscript.

Late 18th centuryEUR 6,000.00 - 10,000.00EUR 71,000.00
7Alexandre ALEXEIEFF / Edgar A. POE

La Chute de la maison Uscher

Paris1929EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 1,200.00

Set consisting of one piece and 30 letters.

1787-1791.EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00EUR 3,100.00
8Alexandre ALEXEIEFF

An album of 68 preparatory drawings for the illustrations for Adrienne Mesurat by Julien Green

Paris1929EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 2,500.00
9L[BONNEFONS (Nicolas de)]

Le Jardinier Francois, who teaches how to grow trees, herbs, vegetables, and how to preserve fruit, and make all kinds of jams, preserves, and marzipan.

Paris1651EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 3,000.00
9George AURIOL

Two women by the sea, two drawings, brush, Indian ink and watercolour on tracing paper, about 21 x 14 cm, preparatory drawings for the lithograph Menu for Les Cents Bibliophiles, meal of July 4

1923EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 600.00
10LCHATEAUBRIAND (François-René de)

Memories from beyond the grave.

Paris1849-1850EUR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00EUR 3,200.00
10LbisCOLETTE (Sidonie Gabrielle)

Les Vrilles de la vigne.

Paris1908EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00EUR 3,300.00
10Albert de BELLEROCHE

Young girl of the world, costume

1908EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 320.00
11LCOMMINES (Philippe de)

Memories. In Leide, at the Elzeviers'.

1648EUR 400.00 - 500.00EUR 1,300.00

A Clock appears above the portal..., plate from The End of Satan

1935EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 250.00
12LDES PÉRIERS (Bonaventure)

New recreations and happy quotes. In Rouen, from the printing house of David Du Petit Val

1615EUR 500.00 - 600.00EUR 1,500.00
12Albert BESNARD

It is a complete suite of 26 plates

1900-1901EUR 1,200.00 - 1,500.00EUR 3,400.00
  • <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 1st<br>Antique and modern prints,<br>drawings and paintings</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 2nd<br>Photographs, autographs, musical works and manuscripts</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 3rd<br>Books from XV to XX Century</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 3rd<br>Mathematics books</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 3rd<br>Art books from Salvador Dalí<br>& others</b>
  • <center><b>Firsts Online Rare Book Fair<br> 27 November to 2 December<br><br> Presented by the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association</b>
  • <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> <i>All-Negro Comics</i> Issue #1, 1947. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Early Memoir of a Black Hairdresser, 1859. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> First Edition <i>Letters of the Late Ignatius Sancho, An African,</i> 1782. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Bessie Coleman Aero News Vol. 1 Issue 1, May 1930, Signed by William J. Powell. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Book of Poetry and Music by Formerly Illiterate Author Thomas Young, 1897. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Cabinet Card of 24th Infantryman, Tombstone, Arizona Territory, circa 1882. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> James Baldwin Portrait by Carl Van Vechten, 1955. $3,500 to $4,500.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> <i>The Pacific Appeal</i> Newspaper, San Francisco, 1877. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Only Known Copy <i>Spreading Joy,</i> Uplift History of African Americans in Los Angeles, 1937. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> 1940 Los Angeles <i>The Official Central Avenue District Directory.</i> $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> GRÉGOIRE, Henri (French, 1750-1831). <i>An Enquiry Concerning the Intellectual and Moral Faculties, and Literature of Negroes,</i> First American Edition, 1810. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> 1893 Indian Territory Album with Images of Tacky Grayson. $4,000 to $6,000.
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