• <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
26ERASME, Desiderius Erasmus (c. 1467-1536)

L'Eloge de la folie.

Paris1751EUR 600.00 - 800.00EUR 1,875.00
27FROISSART, Jean (circa 1337- circa 1410)

Le premier [-quart] volume de Froissart, des croniques de France, d’Angleterre, d’Escoce, d’Espaigne, de Bretaigne, de Gascongne, de Flandres et lieux circonvoisins.

Paris 1505 et 1514 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 2,500.00
28GRÉGOIRE IX (1170-1241)

Decretalium copiosum argumentum. Divisiones glosarum ex Johanis andree novella diligenter deprompte: hic diligenter annotantur.

Lyon 1515EUR 600.00 - 800.00EUR 4,375.00
29GUYSE, Jacques de (c. 1340 - 1399)

Le Premier (Second / Tiers) Volume des Illustrations de la Gaulle Belgique, antiquitez des Pays de Haynnau et de la gra(n)d cité des Belges ; a présent dicte Bavay dont procèdent les chaussées de Brunehault.

Paris 1531-1532.EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 2,500.00
30HAER, Florent Van der (1547-1634)

De initiis tumultuum Belgicorum… libri II.

Douai 1587EUR 400.00 - 500.00EUR 1,250.00
31[HOOGHE, Romeyn de (1645-1708)]

La Manière de se bien préparer à la Mort, par des considérations sur la Cène, la Passion & la Mort de Jesus-Christ, avec de très-belles estampes emblématiques, expliquées par Mr. De Chertablon…

Anvers 1700EUR 400.00 - 600.00EUR 1,375.00
32

Sensuyt le jardin de plaisance & fleur de rethorique...

Lyon 1525EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 6,875.00
33KEPLER, Johannes (1571-1630)

Epitome astronomiae Copernicanae…

Linz 1618, « 1622 » [1620] et 1621.EUR 4,000.00 - 6,000.00EUR 25,000.00
34LA FONTAINE, Jean de (1621-1695)

Les Amours de Psyché et de Cupidon, avec le poème d’Adonis.

Paris 1795EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00EUR 2,125.00
35LA FONTAINE, Jean de (1621-1695)

Les Amours de Psyché et de Cupidon, suivies d’Adonis, poème.

Paris 1797EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 1,875.00
36LE HAY, Jacques (vers 1645-vers 1713)

Recueil de cent estampes représentant différentes Nations du Levant, tirées sur les tableaux peints d’après nature en 1707 et 1708 par les ordres de M. de Ferriol, Ambassadeur du Roi à la Porte, et gravées en 1712 et 1713 par les soins de M. Le Hay. [Avec

Paris 1714-1715.EUR 20,000.00 - 30,000.00EUR 40,000.00
37LESAGE, Alain René (1668-1747)

Histoire de Gil Blas de Santillane.

Paris 1795EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 5,000.00
38LONGUS (IIe ou IIIe siècle ap. J.-C.)

Les Amours pastorales de Daphnis et de Chloé, traduites du grec de Longus par Amyot.

Paris 1800EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00EUR 500.00
39LORRIS, Guillaume de (1200-vers 1240) et MEUNG, Jean de (vers 1240-vers 1305)

S’ensuyt le Rommant de la Rose : aultrement dit le songe vergier.

Paris circa 1528EUR 2,500.00 - 3,500.00EUR 2,500.00
40LYCOSTHENES, Conrad WOLFFHART, dit (1518-1561)

Prodigiorum ac ostentorum chronicon… Bâle : Henri Petri, 1557.

Bâle : 1557EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00EUR 14,375.00
41MACROBE, Flavius Macrobius Ambrosius Theodosius (né vers 370)

In Somnium Scipionis ex Ciceronis VI libro de Rep. Eruditissima explanatio.

Venise 1528EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00EUR 750.00
42MAGNUS, Olaus, Olof Mansson, dit (1490-1557)

Historia de gentibus septentrionalibus…

Anvers 1562EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00EUR 1,000.00
43MARTIAL D’AUVERGNE, Martial de Paris, dit (1430-1508)

LIII. Arrest d’Amours. Aresta Amorum…

Rouen 1587EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 750.00
44MERIAN, Matthäus (1593-1650) – CHOVIN, Jacques Antony (1720-1776)

La Danse des Morts, comme elle est dépeinte dans la louable et célèbre de Basle, pour servir d’un miroir de la nature humaine.

Bâle 1744EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00EUR 1,125.00
45MONTAIGNE, Michel de (1533-1592)

Les Essais de Michel seigneur de Montaigne.

Paris 1598EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00EUR 4,000.00
46RABELAIS, François (1494-1553)

Les Œuvres de M. François Rabelais, Docteur en Médecine…

Anvers Montluel 1573EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00EUR 2,000.00
47RABELAIS, François (c.1483-1553)

Les Œuvres de M. François Rabelais.

Amsterdam 1663EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 2,125.00
48REISCH, Gregor (circa 1470-1525)

Margarita philosophica, totius philosophiae rationalis et moralis principia duodecim libris dialoguce complectens.

Bâle 1517EUR 1,200.00 - 1,800.00EUR 5,000.00
49RESTIF DE LA BRETONNE, Nicolas Edme (1734-1806)

Le Paysan et la paysane pervertis ; ou Les Dangers de la ville ; Histoire récente, mise au jour d’après les véritables Lettres des Personnages.

La Haye 1784 1787 ?.EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 1,625.00
50RONSARD, Pierre de (1524-1585)

Les Œuvres. Reveues et augmentées.

Paris 1609EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 3,500.00
  • <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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