Christies: The Private Collection of Jayne Wrightsman: Online - bidstart 10/1, 19200, New York

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Auction Date
10/15/2020 - 10/15/2020
Page Size: 34 items in 2 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
502After Richard Cosway

Madame Recamier

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 1,500.00
503James Jacques Joseph Tissot (French, 1836-1902)

Le Croquet (Wentworth 37)

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,500.00
504James Jacques Joseph Tissot (French, 1836-1906)

Dimanche Matin

USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 10,000.00
505James Jacques Joseph Tissot (French, 1836-1902)

Le hamac

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,250.00
506James Jacques Joseph Tissot (French, 1836-1906)

Sur l'herbe

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,375.00
511A GROUP OF FIFTEEN POSTERS FOR VOGUE AND VANITY FAIR

20TH CENTURY

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 12,500.00
512Ellsworth Kelly (American, 1923-2015)

Woodland Plant

USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 27,500.00
678MADAME DE POMPADOUR - CAPEFIGUE, Jean Baptiste Honore Raymond (1801-1872).

Madame de Pompadour.

London 1908USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 2,500.00
679RABUTIN-CHANTAL, Marie de.

Letters of Madame Sevigne.

Philadelphia 1927USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 2,750.00
680

VERSAILLES - Group of 14 books on Versailles, its founding, decoration, and patronage, from Mrs. Wrightsman's personal library.

20-21st centuries.USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 3,500.00
682JEWITT, Llewellyn (1816-1886).

Illustrated Guide to Chatsworth.

Buxton 1872USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 2,125.00
683STRONG, Sandford Arthur (1863-1904).

The Masterpieces in the Duke of Devonshire's Collection of Pictures.

Munich 1901USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 1,000.00
684

CHATSWORTH - Group of 13 books on the famed British estate Chatsworth, from Mrs. Wrightsman's personal library.

Mostly 21st Century. USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 1,250.00
685

ROTHSCHILDS - Group of thirteen books on the Rothschild family and their artistic patronage, from Mrs. Wrightsman's personal library. Some inscribed presentation copies.

20-21st centuries.USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 3,500.00
686MAUGHAM, Somerset (1874-1965).

The Razor's Edge.

London1944USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 1,000.00
687

ROXBURGH CLUB - Group of books on or published by the Roxburghe Club, from Mrs. Wrightsman's personal library, some presentation copies.

20-21st centuries.USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,125.00
688

WRIGHTSMAN GALLERIES - Group of nine books on the Wrightsman galleries in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, from Mrs. Wrightsman's personal library.

20-21st centuries.USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 6,875.00
689

BOOK ARTS - Group of 20 books on great libraries, from Mrs. Wrightsman's personal library. Some inscribed presentation copies, or including autographed letters.

20-21st centuries.USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 2,125.00
690MOLINIER, Emile (1857-1906).

Le Mobilier Français au XVIIe et au XVIII Siècle.

Paris 1902USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 1,000.00
691

EUROPEAN DECORATIVE ARTS - Group of 10 books on French, British, Italian and Netherlandish interiors spanning five centuries, from Mrs. Wrightsman's personal library.

20-21st century.USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 1,750.00
692

METALWORK - Group of six books on gold and silver working in France and Germany, from Mrs. Wrightsman's personal library.

20-21st century.USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 1,000.00
693

RUSSIAN DECORATIVE ARTS - Group of nine books on Russian decorative arts, from Mrs. Wrightsman's personal library, many inscribed presentation copies.

20-21st centuries.USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 6,000.00
694

WOMEN'S PATRONAGE - Group of fourteen books on women patrons and collectors of the arts, from Mrs. Wrightsman's personal library.

20-21st century.USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 750.00
695

FRENCH ACADEMIC PAINTING - Group of 14 books on French Academic painting, from Mrs. Wrightsman's personal library.

20-21st centuries.USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 875.00
696

CROWN JEWELS - Group of five books on the English Royal jewels, from Mrs. Wrightsman's personal library.

21st Century.USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 1,375.00
  • <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 Nov 17:</b> Jane Austen, <i>Pride & Prejudice,</i> 3 volumes, first edition, London, 1813. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> John Hancock, Uncommon Privateer Commission, signed as President of Continental Congress, 1777. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Frank Lloyd Wright, photograph signed & inscribed. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Abraham Lincoln, document signed conscripting troops for first national draft in U.S., 1863. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Jane Austen, <i>Sense & Sensibility,</i> 3 volumes, first edition, London, 1811. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Charles Dickens, <i>American Notes for General Circulation,</i> first edition, inscribed to Richard Henry Dana, Jr., London, 1842. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> John Maynard Keynes, <i>The General Theory of Employment, Interest & Money,</i> first edition, London, 1936. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Alexandre Raymond, <i>L’Art Islamique en Orient,</i> 2 volumes, first editions, Péra-Constantinople, 1922-24. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Igor Stravinsky, autograph musical quotation signed, 3 bars from <i>Perséphone,</i> 1936. $1,500 to $2,500.
  • <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
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>James Bond: A Collection of<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>The Property of a Gentleman<br>11 November 2020<br>London</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 11:</b> FLEMING | <i>Casino Royale,</i> 1953, first edition, presentation copy. £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 11:</b> FLEMING | <i>Live and Let Die,</i> 1954, first edition, presentation copy inscribed to Winston Churchill. £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 11:</b> FLEMING | <i>Moonraker,</i> 1955, first edition, presentation copy inscribed to Raymond Chandler. £70,000 to £100,000.
    <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>James Bond: A Collection of<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>The Property of a Gentleman<br>11 November 2020<br>London</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 11:</b> FLEMING | Diamonds are Forever, [1955-56], the final revised typescript. £80,000 to £120,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 11:</b> FLEMING | <i>The Spy Who Loved Me,</i> 1962, first edition, presentation copy to Robert Kennedy. £35,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 11:</b> FLEMING | <i>From Russia, With Love,</i> 1957, first edition. £2,000 to £3,000
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