• <center><b>Firsts Online Rare Book Fair<br> 27 November to 2 December<br><br> Presented by the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association</b>
  • <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.

Aguttes: Aristophil - 37 - History, 107348, Neuilly-sur-Seine

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
11/19/2020 - 11/19/2020
Page Size: 267 items in 11 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
821ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881)

ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881) Tsar de Russie L.S. "Alexander", Peterhof 27 June 1859, to FRENCH II, King of the Two Sicilies

1859EUR 700.00 - 800.00EUR 910.00
822ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881)

ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881) Tsar de Russie L.A.S. "Alexander", Breslau 12/24 October 1859, to his "dear and good Cousin" [his first cousin LOUISE DE PRUSSE, Grand Duchess of BADEN?]

1859EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00EUR 1,170.00
823ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881)

ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881) Tsar de Russie 4 L.A., «S.P.» [Saint Pétersbourg] 1/13 5/17 janvier 1868, à Catherine DOLGOROUKI (Katia)

1868EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
824ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881)

ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881) Tsar de Russie L.A., S.P. [St. Petersburg] January 17/29, 1868 at midnight ½, to Catherine DOLGOROUKI, "KATIA"

1868EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00EUR 1,820.00
825ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881)

ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881) Tsar de Russie L.A., S.P. [St. Petersburg] 17/29 and 18/30 January 1868, to Catherine DOLGOROUKI, "KATIA"

1868EUR 1,300.00 - 1,500.00EUR 1,560.00
826ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881)

ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881) Tsar de Russie L.A., S.P. [St. Petersburg] January 19/31 and January 20/February 1, 1868, to Catherine DOLGOROUKI, "KATIA"

1868EUR 1,300.00 - 1,500.00EUR 1,779.00
827ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881)

ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881) Tsar de Russie L.A., S.P. [St. Petersburg] 21 January/2 February, 22 January/3 February and 23 January/4 February 1868, to Catherine DOLGOROUKI, "KATIA"

1868EUR 1,300.00 - 1,500.00EUR 1,845.00
828ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881)

ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881) Tsar de Russie L.A., S.P. [St. Petersburg] January 25/February 6, 1868, to Catherine DOLGOROUKI, "KATIA"

1868EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00EUR 1,495.00
829[ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881)

[ALEXANDRE II (1818 1881) Tsar de Russie] DOLGOROUKI Katia (1847 1922) L.A., S.P. [St. Petersburg] November 1/13, 1871, to ALEXANDER II (autograph note of the Tsar at the head)

1871EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00EUR 975.00
830ANNA DE RUSSIE (1693 1740)

ANNA DE RUSSIE (1693 1740) Tsarine de Russie (1730… L.S. "Anna", St. Petersburg 22 October 1739, to H.S.H. Louise Dorothée, Duchess of SAXE MEININGEN

1739EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 3,163.00
831BARRAS Paul (1755 1829)

BARRAS Paul (1755 1829) homme politique, conventio… L.A.S. "P. Barras", in Les Aigalades near Marseille 24 September 1808, to Victor GRAND

1808EUR 200.00 - 300.00EUR 455.00
832BARRÈS Maurice (1862 1923)

BARRÈS Maurice (1862 1923) écrivain MANUSCRIPT autograph (incomplete), [Adieu à Moréas, 1910]

1910EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
833BEN GURION David (1886 1973)

BEN GURION David (1886 1973) homme politique et Pr… L.A.S. "D. Ben Gurion", October 13, 1960, in Moshe SHARETT

1960EUR 1,500.00 - 1,800.00EUR 2,860.00
834BERINGTON Simon (1680 1755)

BERINGTON Simon (1680 1755) Memoirs of Gaudence de Luques, prisoner of the Inquisition

1752EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00EUR 1,281.00
835BERNADOTTE Jean (1764 1844)

BERNADOTTE Jean (1764 1844) maréchal d'Empire, Roi… L.A.S. "Charles Jean", Stockholm 6 April 1811, to "My dear praetor"

1811EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00EUR 1,977.00
836BERTRAND Henri (1773 1844)

BERTRAND Henri (1773 1844) général, Grand Maréchal… L.A.S. "Bertrand", Sprotsdorf near Sprottau 27 July [1813], to his wife, Fanny BERTRAND

1813EUR 200.00 - 300.00EUR 182.00
837BERTRAND Henri (1773 1844)

BERTRAND Henri (1773 1844) général, Grand Maréchal… L.A.S. "Bertr.", Berry au Bac "on the road from Rheims to Laon" March 5, 1814 in the evening, to his wife, Fanny BERTRAND

1814EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 395.00
838BISMARCK Otto von (1815 1898)

BISMARCK Otto von (1815 1898) le grand homme d'Éta… PHOTOGRAPHY signed "vBismarck" with autograph date, Friedrichsruh 17 December 1893

1893EUR 800.00 - 900.00EUR 1,318.00
839BLOCH Ernst (1885 1977)

BLOCH Ernst (1885 1977) philosophe allemand TAPUSCRIT signed "Ernst Bloch" with autograph additions and corrections, Jüdische Jugendbewegung, [1924], with L.A.S. D'envoi, Köln (Cologne) 19 August 1924, to his secretary Erna KLUG in Ludwigshafen

1924EUR 700.00 - 800.00EUR 2,636.00
840BLUM Léon (1872 1950)

BLUM Léon (1872 1950) homme politique L.A.S. "Léon Blum", Thursday [1904, to Georges LECOMTE]

1904EUR 200.00 - 250.00Not Sold
841BLUM Léon (1872 1950)

BLUM Léon (1872 1950) homme politique MANUSCRIT autograph, signed on the head "LB", October 1945

1945EUR 400.00 - 500.00Not Sold
842BOLIVAR Simon (1783 1830)

BOLIVAR Simon (1783 1830) "El Libertador", hero and liberator of South America L.S. "Bolivar", Bogota 8 November 1828, to his friend José Angel ALAMO, in Caracas

1828EUR 2,500.00 - 3,000.00EUR 4,085.00
843BONAPARTE Charles (1746 1785)

BONAPARTE Charles (1746 1785) député d'Ajaccio à l… L.A.S. "De Buonaparte", "en mon chateau de Cargese" November 17, 1784, to M. VACHÉ

1784EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 2,860.00
844BONAPARTE Lucien (1775 1840)

BONAPARTE Lucien (1775 1840) frère de Napoléon, ar… L.A.S. "L. Buonaparte", Mechelen 15 germinal IV [4 April 1796], to Jean André MOLTEDO

1796EUR 400.00 - 500.00EUR 421.00
845BONAPARTE Napoléon, dit le Prince Napoléon

BONAPARTE Napoléon, dit le Prince Napoléon (1822 1… 10 L.A.S. "Napoleon Bonaparte", "Nap. B.", "Nap." or "N.B.", Quarto 1842 and Florence 1847, to his sister Princess MATHILDE

1842 and 1847EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00EUR 1,186.00
  • <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>
  • <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.
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