• <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.

Christies: Rare Books and Manuscripts, 18912, Paris

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
11/03/2020 - 11/03/2020
Page Size: 132 items in 6 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1BAUDOUIN II DE COURTENAY, EMPEREUR DE CONSTANTINOPLE (1217-1273)

Acte signé, accordant à l'hôpital Saint Samson de Constantinople des droits sur la maison de l'hôpital de Namur.

Palais des Blachernes, Constantinople1240EUR 2,500.00 - 3,500.00Not Sold
2CHARLES II DE NAVARRE, DIT « LE MAUVAIS » (1332-1387)

Lettres closes aux « bourgois et habitants de Reins », à propos de l’assassinat du connétable de France Charles de la Cerda.

Données « à Evreux, 1354EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
3

COURONNEMENT DE LA VIERGE, miniature sur un feuillet provenant d'un livre d'heures, manuscrit enluminé sur vélin

Paris, décennie 1470.EUR 700.00 - 1,000.00EUR 8,750.00
4

FRAGMENTS D’UN LIVRE D’HEURES, en latin, manuscrit enluminé sur vélin

France, vers 1510.EUR 600.00 - 900.00EUR 1,375.00
5

LIVRE D'HEURES, à l’usage de Reims, en latin et en français, manuscrit enluminé sur vélin

Paris, c. 1400.EUR 1,500.00 - 2,500.00EUR 8,750.00
6

OFFICE DES MORTS, à l’usage de Bayeux, fragment d'un Livre d'heures, en latin, manuscrit enluminé sur vélin

Normandie, dernier quart du XVe siècle.EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 3,250.00
7PIERRE LOMBARD (circa 1096-1160)

Les Sentences, en latin, manuscrit décoré sur vélin

France, probablement Provence, seconde moitié du XIIIe siècle.EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00EUR 9,375.00
8

VISITATION, initiale ‘D’ historiée sur un feuillet provenant d'un livre d'heures, manuscrit enluminé sur vélin

France, probablement Metz, première moitié du XIVe siècle.EUR 2,500.00 - 3,500.00EUR 2,500.00
9ALBINUS, Bernard Siegfried (1697-1770)

Tables of the Skeleton and Muscles of the Human Body.

London 1749EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00EUR 10,000.00
10

[ANCIEN TESTAMENT] Prophetae Minores, Libri Machabaeorum.

Rome 1624EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 375.00
11[AUBIGNÉ, Théodore Agrippa d' (1552-1630)]

Les Avantures du Baron de Fæneste, comprinse en quatre parties...

Au Dezert, Genève 1630EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00EUR 2,000.00
12AUGUSTIN D’ANCÔNE (circa 1241-1328)

Summa de ecclesiastica potestate.

Lyon : pas après 1480EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00EUR 2,750.00
13SAINT BERNARD DE CLAIRVAUX (1090-1153)

Opera omnia.

Lyon 1520EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00EUR 1,375.00
14

Catholische Bibell.

Cologne 1575EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00EUR 2,750.00
15BOCCACE, Jean (1313-1375)

Il Decamerone… è varie figure nuovamente stampato et ricorretto per messer Antoni Brucioli…

Venise 1542EUR 12,000.00 - 15,000.00EUR 20,000.00
16CALLOT, Jacques (1592-1635)

Le Vainqueur de la Mort, ou Jesus mourant. Poème de P.L.B., enrichy de figures.

Paris 1652EUR 600.00 - 800.00EUR 750.00
17CASTIGLIONE, Baldassare (1478-1529)

Le premier [-quart] livre du Courtisan du Conte Baltazar de Castillon. Reduyct de langue Ytalicque en Françoys.

Lyon vers 1537.EUR 1,200.00 - 1,800.00EUR 1,500.00
18COLONNA, Francesco (1433-1527)

Hypnerotomachie ou Discours du songe de Poliphile, Deduisant comme Amour le combat à l'occasion de Polia.

Paris 1561EUR 5,000.00 - 7,000.00EUR 13,750.00
19COMMYNES, Philippe de (1447-1511)

Cronique et hystoire faicte et composee par feu messier Philippe de Commines, chevalier, seigneur d’Argenton, contenant les choses advenues durant le regne du roy Loys unziesme… Nouvellement reveue et corrigee.

Lyon 1526EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
20COWPER, William (1666-1709)

Anatomia Corporum Humanorum Centum et Viginti Tabulis... ad Vivum expressis.

Utrecht 1750EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00EUR 6,875.00
21

Le Registre des ans passez puis la creation du monde jusques a lannee presente Mil cinq cens XXXII.

Paris 1532EUR 6,000.00 - 9,000.00EUR 6,250.00
22RUSTING, Salomon van (1652-c. 1713)

Het Schouw-Toneel des Doods; waar op na't leeven vertoont word De Dood op den Throon des Aard-Bodems: Heerschende over alle Staaten en Volkeren...

Amsterdam 1735EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 625.00
23DESCARTES, René (1596-1650)

De homine figuris, et latinitate donatus a Florentio Schuyl.

Leyde 1664EUR 400.00 - 500.00EUR 1,125.00
24DIDEROT, Denis (1713-1784)

Jacques le Fataliste et son maître.

Paris 1796EUR 600.00 - 900.00EUR 625.00
25DU FAIL, Noël (circa 1520-1591)

Les Contes et discours d'Eutrapel, par le feu seigneur de La Hérissaye, gentilhomme breton.

Rennes Paris 1585EUR 700.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
  • <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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