• <center><b>Rare Book Fair<br>Stuttgart<br>29 Jan – 1 Feb 2021</b>
    <center><b>Rare Book Fair<br>Stuttgart<br>29 Jan – 1 Feb 2021</b>
    <center><b>Rare Book Fair<br>Stuttgart<br>29 Jan – 1 Feb 2021</b>
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Manuel Orazi, <i>La Maison Moderne,</i> 1900. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Maxfield Parrish, <i>The Century, Midsummer Holiday Number,</i> 1897. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Medee, Sarah Bernhardt,</i> 1898. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> H.A. Volodimer, <i>Grand Prix d’Endurance de 24 Heures,</i> 1923. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Aldo Mazza, <i>Vini d’Italia,</i> circa 1920. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Leonetto Cappiello, <i>l’Oie d’Or,</i> circa 1930. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> <i>James Bond Does It Everywhere in “Thunderball!”</i> designer unknown, 1965. $1,500 to $2,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Emil Cardinaux, <i>Palace Hotel, St. Moritz,</i> 1920. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Joseph C. Leyendecker, <i>“Contour” Arrow Form-Fit Collars,</i> 1917. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Sascha Maurer, <i>Ski at Lake Placid,</i> 1938. $2,500 to $3,500.
  • <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.

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>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 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.
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