• <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.
  • <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>

Aguttes: Aristophil Collection - 33 - Literature, 107347, Neuilly-sur-Seine

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
11/17/2020 - 11/17/2020
Page Size: 230 items in 10 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1APOLLINAIRE Guillaume (1880 1918)

Autograph diary & visit book.

EUR 3,500.00 - 4,000.00Not Sold
2APOLLINAIRE Guillaume (1880 1918)

Alcohol. Poems (1898-1913). , accompanied by a portrait of the author by Pablo PICASSO

Paris 1913EUR 20,000.00 - 25,000.00EUR 22,746.00
3APOLLINAIRE Guillaume (1880 1918)

Autograph letter signed

S.l. 1914EUR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
4APOLLINAIRE Guillaume (1880 1918)

A set of eight autograph signed letters addressed to Lou, including a poem by Guillaume APOLLINAIRE to "Lou", accompanied in particular by a photograph.

EUR 25,000.00 - 30,000.00Not Sold
5APOLLINAIRE Guillaume (1880 1918)

Signed autograph poem addressed to André BILLY S.l., April 26, 1915. 1 page in-12 on printed letterhead (two tricolor flags and the words: "Still, 1914-1915"), with address on the back: "Brigadier Kostrowitzky 38th 452 Battery Sector 59 Artillery".

EUR 8,000.00 - 10,000.00EUR 9,100.00
6APOLLINAIRE Guillaume (1880 1918)

Signed autograph letter card addressed to Lou from the front

S.l. 1915EUR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00EUR 2,340.00
7APOLLINAIRE Guillaume (1880 1918)

Signed autograph letter addressed to a friend from the front

S.l. 1915EUR 5,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
8APOLLINAIRE Guillaume (1880 1918)

Signed autograph letter addressed to Max JACOB.

Paris circa 1917EUR 1,200.00 - 1,500.00EUR 1,300.00
9APOLLINAIRE Guillaume (1880 1918)

Smoke. La vie anecdotique, autograph manuscript signed

1918EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 2,210.00
10APOLLINAIRE Guillaume (1880 1918)

La Vie Anecdotique, autograph manuscript signed

1918EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00Not Sold
11APOLLINAIRE Guillaume (1880 1918)

Two fake princes of Albania, autograph notes on Stephano ZANNOWICH

S.l.n.d.EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
12ARTAUD Antonin (1896 1948)

Signed autograph letter addressed to R. MOREAU LALANDE

S.l. 1932EUR 700.00 - 800.00Not Sold
13ARTAUD Antonin (1896 1948)

Signed autograph letter addressed to René de SOLIER Rodez, November 28, 1945.

1945EUR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00EUR 3,120.00
14BATAILLE Georges (1897 1962)

Signed autograph letter addressed to Joseph-Marie LO DUCA

Orléans 1959EUR 700.00 - 800.00Not Sold
15BATAILLE Georges (1897 1962)

Autograph signed letter addressed to Joseph-Marie LO DUCA

Fontenay 1961EUR 600.00 - 800.00EUR 455.00
16BATAILLE Georges (1897 1962)

Signed autograph letter addressed to Joseph-Marie LO DUCA

Fontenay 1961EUR 1,200.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
17BAUDELAIRE Charles (1821 1867)

Portrait of Jeanne DUVAL, original drawing

EUR 30,000.00 - 40,000.00EUR 40,300.00
18BAUDELAIRE Charles (1821 1867)

Signed autograph letter addressed to NADAR

S.l. 1844EUR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00EUR 4,940.00
19BAUDELAIRE Charles (1821 1867)

Signed autograph letter addressed to Auguste POULET-MALASSIS

S.l. 1858EUR 7,000.00 - 8,000.00EUR 15,600.00
20BAUDELAIRE Charles (1821 1867)

Autograph letter signed "C. B." addressed to Auguste POULET-MALASSIS

Paris 1859EUR 3,500.00 - 4,000.00EUR 3,900.00
21BAUDELAIRE Charles (1821 1867)

Signed autograph letter addressed to his mother, Mrs. Caroline AUPICK

Paris 1862EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00EUR 9,750.00
22BAUDELAIRE Charles (1821 1867)

Autograph bibliography

S.l. circa 1862?EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00EUR 5,850.00
23BAUDELAIRE Charles (1821 1867)

Signed autograph letter addressed to [Bernard-Adolphe GRANIER DE CASSAGNAC]

Paris 1863EUR 1,200.00 - 1,500.00EUR 3,380.00
24BRASILLACH Robert (1909 1945)

Six hours to lose, autograph manuscript (fragments) [1944].

1944EUR 1,800.00 - 2,000.00EUR 1,950.00
25CAMUS Albert (1913 1960)

Study on The Plague after Thucydides and Lucretia, autograph manuscript

Mid 1940s.EUR 6,000.00 - 8,000.00EUR 15,600.00
  • <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.
  • <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
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