• <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Rare 1778 Engraved map of Colonial Philadelphia after George Heap (1714-1752) and Nicholas Scull (1687-1761). $10,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Author signed and inscribed <i>THE FOUNTAINHEAD,</i> stated First Edition, by Ayn Rand, published by The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, New York, 1943. $2,000 to $2,400.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> John James Audubon (American, 1785-1851) hand-colored aquatint engraving, "Yellow-billed Magpie, Stellers Jay, Ultramarine Jay and Clark's Crow," Plate Number CCCLXII. $1,800 to $2,200.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) autograph letter, signed, as President, to Nathan Reid detailing Jackson’s intervention on behalf of Reid's grandson. $1,800 to $2,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Edward Steichen (Luxembourg/American, 1879-1973) portfolio of photographs, "The Early Years 1900-1927, 12 Hand-Gravure Prints" #41/1000, printed in 1981. $1,400 to $1,600.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, TLS, one-page typed letter on The White House, Washington, D.C., stationary to John Marshall Butler. $1,400 to $1,600.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Two Pre-Civil War slave related letters, including one written by Mariah, a female domestic slave of James Vincent Musgrove (1814-1890) to her daughter. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Two author signed and inscribed Ayn Rand related books, including one Rand signed <i>WE THE LIVING,</i> London 1940 edition. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> PLAN DE LA VILLE DE MEMPHIS (ETATS-UNIS) 40,000 HABITANTS pen and ink with watercolor hand drawn drainage system map, circa 1870. $700 to $900.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Scarce Mezzotint portrait of Thomas Pownall, Colonial Governor of the Province of Massachusetts Bay (1757-1760) and South Carolina (1760). $600 to $700.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> VIEW OF NORFOLK FROM COSPORT, VIRGINIA, John Hill, engraver, after John Shaw (U.K., 1776-1832). $600 to $700.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> THE BURNING OF THE MERCHANT'S EXCHANGE, NEW YORK CITY -THE GREAT FIRE OF DECEMBER, 1835. Scarce color lithograph, a 1909 reissue of the original 1836 print. $500 to $700.
  • <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
    <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
    <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Schedel (Hartmann). <i>Liber Chronicarum,</i> first edition, Nuremberg, Anton Koberger for Sebald Schreyer and Sebastian Kammermeister, 1493. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Greek Orthodox Church].- <i>Menaion,</i> manuscript in Greek, on paper, in Greek letters, [Eastern Mediterranean], [c. 1400]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> American Revolution.- Loyalist's cow powder horn, engraved with the cypher "GR" for George III surmounted by a crown, an inscription, and on reverse an engraving of the "North River" [Hudson River], 1777. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Illuminated prayer book.- <i>Maria Carcer y Trigueros... Santa Misa y Oraciones,</i> illuminated manuscript in Spanish, on paper, [c. 1850]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Hardy (Thomas). <i>The Mayor of Casterbridge,</i> 2 vol., first edition in book form, original cloth, 1886. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Austen (Jane)]. <i>Emma: A Novel,</i> first edition, Printed for John Murray, 1816. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Brontë (Charlotte). <i>Jane Eyre. An Autobiography,</i> 3 vol., first edition, Smith, Elder and Co., 1847. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Cruikshank (George). <i>The Road to the Derby,</i> one of two proof copies, Raphael Tuck & Sons, 1882. £600 to £800.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Meunier (Charles, binder).- Gruel (Leon). <i>Manuel Historique et Bibliographique de l'Amateur de Reliures,</i> 2 vol., Paris, 1887.-1905. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Burne-Jones (Sir Edward). <i>The Work of Edward Burne-Jones,</i> edited by Philip Burne-Jones, one of 200 copies, [c.1900]. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Nazraeli Press.- <i>Six by Six,</i> 36 vol. [a complete set], one of 100 sets, each with signed photograph, Portland, Or., 2010-16. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Australasia.- Péron (Francois) and Freycinet. <i>Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes,</i> 5 vol. including Atlas, second edition, Paris, 1824. £6,000 to £8,000.

Forum Auctions: Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper, 2179, London

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
11/25/2020 - 11/25/2020
Page Size: 303 items in 13 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
51

I, William Pawle of St Austell, Tinner, has sold to John Hickes for six pounds "all that my moyety of one payre of Tinn... commonly called... fortune Bounds nere Glastening... parish of St. Eve St Ive"

v.s., v.d.GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 130.00
52Sidney (Sir Philip, author and courtier, 1554-86)

Copy Letter to Lord Burghley, 1p. with conjugate blank, folio, "At Court", 27th January 1582

v.s., v.d.GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 169.00
53Walpole (Sir Robert, first Earl of Orford, Prime Minister 1676-1745)

Treasury document authorising payment of £25 pension to "Janet Smith Widow", D.s. "Walpole" and countersigned "Halifax"

1730GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 97.50
54Palmerston (Henry John Temple, third Viscount, Prime Minister, 1784-1865)

Letter signed to H.P. Rowe, 1p., folio,

War Office1818GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 71.50
55

Bargain and sale of "such Proportion of the Tolls... By virtue... An Act for making and maintaining the Road from Brighton to Shoreham Bridge"

v.s., v.d.GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 32.50
56Ladbury (R., surveyor)

Map of Estate in the Parishes of Flyford Flavel and Kington in the County of Worcester the Property of Mrs Nancy Eades

1822GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 169.00
57Smyth (Thomas Graham, of Stilton, Huntingdonshire, b. 1821)

3 Autograph Letters signed to Rev Richmond Powell, together 12pp. (4pp. double written)

Pisa, Milan & Rome1837-38GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 65.00
58Fitzgerald, William Vesey-, second Baron Fitzgerald and Vesey, and Baron Fitzgerald (politician 1783?-1843)

Firman made out to Lord Fitzgerald as President of the Board of Control to visit the Ottoman Empire, manuscript in Arabic

?1843 GBP 60.00 - 80.00Not Sold
59Gill (Miss, of Park Field House, Keighley, Yorkshire)

Volume of poetry,

1845GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 212.50
60Livingstone (Anna Mary, daughter of David Livingstone, born at Kuruman, South Africa 1858-1939)

Quotes from the Psalms

v.s., v.d. GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 143.00
61Ruskin (John, art critic and social critic 1819-1900).-

Albumen print photograph of Filippino Lippi's Madonna and Child signed by Ruskin below image

c.1875.GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 130.00
62Townshend (Edward Lee, Captain, Cheshire Regiment and Cheshire Yeomanry, married Mildred Henrietta Cholmondeley, d. 1938, son of Edward Townshend 1835-85, of 26 Hyde Park Gate and Wincham Hall, Cheshire 1868-1914)

Travel journal of seven voyages to the Canary Islands, Spain, Egypt and the Holy Land, West Indies, "Round the World" (including India, Hong Kong, Japan and Canada)

1889-97.GBP 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
63

Oxford Cycling Club, 3 albumen photographs,

1898GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 26.00
64

Illuminated manuscript in Arabic

n.d.GBP 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
65

Sexual Reform Congress Vienna. Signatures of attendees, including: Magnus Hirschfeld (1868-1935),

1930GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 143.00
66Roach (Rev. Charles Alan 1908-2003)

Album of photographs and postcards of a cycling tour of Germany, together c. 120 postcards and photographs

1933GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 71.50
67Sellers (Peter, comedian 1925-80)

Typed Letter signed to M.G. Evans

Television House, London, 1957GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 156.00
68Hendrix (Jimi, musician 1942-1970)

Cut signature, "stay free, Jimi Hendrix"

c.1969GBP 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
69Guillim (John)

A Display of Heraldrie, armorial illustrations

1632GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 875.00
70Cleveland (John)

Poems by J.C. With additions, never before printed

1654GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 375.00
71Rabisha (William)

The vvhole body of cookery dissected, taught, and fully manifested, methodically, artificially, and according to the best tradition of the English, French, Italian, Dutch, &c.,

1673GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 687.50
72Barrow (Isaac)

Sermons Preached Upon Several Occasions, The

1679GBP 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
73Burthogge (Richard)

Prudential reasons for repealing the penal laws against all recusants, and for a general toleration, penn'd by a Protestant person of quality, Wing B6155

1687GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 937.50
74Northleigh (John)

Parlamentum pacificum, ou Le parlement pacifique. Imprimé par la permission du comte de Sunderland, président du conseil

London ?but Amsterdam, 1688GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 300.00
75

Duke of Monmouth & Glorious Revolution.-The Lady Gray Vindicated: being an Answer to a Popish Pamphlet, entituled A True Relation, of a strange Apparition that appeared to the Lady Gray

1681GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 137.50
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Joseph F. Kernan, <i>College Football,</i> oil on canvas, <i>The Saturday Evening Post</i> cover, 1932. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Joseph C. Leyendecker, <i>Golfer Lighting a Cigarette,</i> oil on canvas, c.1920. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Howard Chandler Christy, <i>In the Field,</i> charcoal & watercolor, published in <i>Scribner’s,</i> 1902. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> N.C. Wyeth, <i>Standish Reading,</i> pen & ink, for <i>The Courtship of Miles Standish,</i> 1920. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Johnanna Stewart Mapes, <i>A Fairy Book,</i> conté crayon, for <i>St. Nicholas Magazine,</i> 1907. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Arnold Lobel, pen & ink, for <i>The Frog & Toad Coloring Book,</i> 1981. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Antonio Lopez, <i>Today’s Fashions,</i> study for <i>The New York Times,</i> 1981. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Charles Schulz, <i>“I’ll have to go back to the house…I forgot my rubbers…”</i> pen & ink, original 4-panel <i>Peanuts comic,</i> 1960. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Constantin Alajalov, <i>Family Tree,</i> watercolor and gouache, cover for <i>The New Yorker,</i> 1938. Estimate $3,000 to $4,000.
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