• <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Family photograph album ("The Hughes family Album"), 1957-1962. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on "my own private doctrine", with a poem, 5 October 1956. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Pen and ink portrait of Ted Hughes, [1956]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath. Joint autograph letter signed, to William and Edith Hughes, March 1960. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Photographic portrait by David Bailey, inscribed by Plath, 1961, and another press photo. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Tarot de Marseille. Deck of cards owned by Sylvia Plath. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Pair of gold wedding rings. £6,000 to £8,000.
  • <b>Trillium, July 24:</b> de Bry, Theodor. Allegory of The Discovery of America or Americae Retectio - Series of Four Plates. $8,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 24:</b> de Wit, Frederik. Map of the World published 1670 - Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Tabula ex Officina F. de Wit Amstelodami. $5,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 24:</b> Chéret, Jules. Maitres de l'Affiche by MUCHA - La Samaritaine. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>July 24, 2021</b>
    <b>Trillium, July 24:</b> Gould, John. Eagle Owl. Folio lithograph from <i>Birds of Great Britain</i>. $2,500 to $4,500.
    <b>Trillium, July 24:</b> Valentijn, Francois. First Printed Map of Formosa, Taiwan. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 24:</b> Catherwood. Las Monjas Chichen Itza. Folio lithograph from <i>Views of Ancient Monuments in Central America, Chiapas and Yucatan</i>. $1,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Trillium, July 24:</b> Roberts, David. The Great Sphinx, Pyramids of Gizeh. Lithograph from <i>Views in the Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt, & Nubia</i>. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>July 24, 2021</b>
  • <b><center>Case Antiques<br>Summer 2021 Auction<br>July 24 & 25</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, July 24-25:</b> <i>The Writings of Henry David Thoreau,</i> Manuscript Edition, 20 vols., 1906. Published signed. $5,200 to $6,000.
    <b>Case Antiques, July 24-25:</b> Thomas McKenney and James Hall. <i>History of the Indian Tribes of North America,</i> vol. one (only). 32 plates present. $2,400 to $2,800.
    <b>Case Antiques, July 24-25:</b> Harry Truman. Signing Pen for Bill, Signed Photo, and additional Truman photos. $1,400 to $1,800.
    <b><center>Case Antiques<br>Summer 2021 Auction<br>July 24 & 25</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, July 24-25:</b> Johannes Zahn. Pair of 17th century hand colored, copperplate engraved Baroque celestial maps. $1,400 to $1,600.
    <b>Case Antiques, July 24-25:</b> NASA Astronaut Related Archive with autographs, 89 items. $1,000 to $1,400.
    <b>Case Antiques, July 24-25:</b> Columbia STS-1 Archive, incl. Flown Artifacts. $1,200 to $1,400.
    <b><center>Case Antiques<br>Summer 2021 Auction<br>July 24 & 25</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, July 24-25:</b> Archive: Wm. Vance of Memphis, TN, Slave and Lincoln Assassination interest. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, July 24-25:</b> Civil War CDV Album, incl. Presidents, Union & Confederate Leaders. $800 to $850.
    <b>Case Antiques, July 24-25:</b> Group of 4 Limited Editions Club Signed Books, incl. R. Bradbury, H. G. Wells. $800 to $1,000.
    <b><center>Case Antiques<br>Summer 2021 Auction<br>July 24 & 25</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, July 24-25:</b> Document archive related to the family of Judge John Williams Green of Culpeper County, Virginia, 80 items total. $800 to $1,000.
    <b>Case Antiques, July 24-25:</b> Governor of Tennessee Samuel Houston (1793-1863) signed land document. $800 to $1,000.
    <b>Case Antiques, July 24-25:</b> Archive of fifty-eight (58) items pertaining to Peter Gordon, Merchant of Alexandria and Fredericksburg, Virginia. $500 to $600.
  • <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul. FROG TEACHER LEADING ELF PUPILS ... Watercolour, c.1920.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> SATO, Gyro. [GENDAI RYOKI SENTAN ZUKAN]. Tokyo : Shinchosa, 1931.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> CARROLL, Lewis. ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND. London : Macmillan and Co., 1868.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> FLEMING, Ian and MILLER, Albert. CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG. New York : Random House, 1968.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> PHOENIX. Adelaide : Adelaide University Union, 1939.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> BOWEN, Emmanuel. A complete map of the Southern Continent. London : 1744.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> NORTHFIELD, James. AUSTRALIA. Melbourne : Northfield Studios and J.E. Hackett, c.1935

Christies: Rare Books and Manuscripts - bidstart 5/3, 19970, Paris

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
05/10/2021 - 05/10/2021
Page Size: 183 items in 8 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
127LAWRENCE, Thomas Edward (1888 – 1935)

The Mint.

New York 1936EUR 5,000.00 - 7,000.00EUR 5,000.00
128LÉGER, Fernand (1881-1955) et Paul ÉLUARD (1895-1952)

Liberté

Paris 1953EUR 5,000.00 - 7,000.00EUR 12,500.00
129LEGRAIN, Pierre (1889-1929), Maurice DENIS(1870-1943) et Henri LACORDAIRE (1802-1861)

Vie de saint Dominique par le R.P. Henri-Dominique Lacordaire de l'ordre des frères prêcheurs. Introduction du R.P. Marie-Albert Janvier Religieux du même ordre. Illustrations de Maurice Denis.

Paris 1919EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
130[LEGRAIN, Pierre (1889-1929) et ANTHOINE-LEGRAIN, Jacques (1907-1970), relieurs] - DORGELÈS, Roland (1885-1973) et DUNOYER DE SÉGONZAC, André (1884-1974)

La Boule de Gui

Paris 1922EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 3,000.00
131[LEGRAIN, Pierre (1889-1929) et ANTHOINE-LEGRAIN, Jacques (1907-1970), relieurs] - DORGELÈS, Roland (1885-1973) et DUNOYER DE SÉGONZAC, André (1884-1974)

Le Cabaret de la belle femme

Paris 1924EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 3,750.00
132LEPAPE, Georges (1887-1971) - MAETERLINCK, Maurice (1862-1949)

L'Oiseau bleu et Décors et costumes pour l'Oiseau bleu

Paris1925 et 1927EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 1,125.00
133LESCURE, Jean (1912-2005) - Marcel FIORINI(1922-2008)

Un herbier des dunes

Paris 1963EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00EUR 6,250.00
134LOBEL-RICHE, Alméry (1877-1950) et Pierre LOUŸS (1870-1925)

Psyché.

Sans lieu ni date.EUR 8,000.00 - 12,000.00Not Sold
135LOUŸS, Pierre (1870-1925) et Paul GERVAIS (1859-1944)

Aphrodite

Paris 1932EUR 600.00 - 900.00EUR 1,625.00
136LUKA, Madeleine Bottet dite Madeleine (1894-1989) et Francis JAMMES (1868-1938)

Le Poète rustique.

Paris 1943EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
137MAC ORLAN, Pierre (1882-1970) et Yan B. DYL (1887-1944)

La Danse macabre

Paris 1927EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 7,500.00
138MAETERLINCK, Maurice (1862-1949) et Carlos SCHWABE (1866-1926)

La Vie des abeilles

Paris 1908EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 3,000.00
139MAILLOL, Aristide (1861 –1944)

Ensemble de quatre ouvrages illustrés par Aristide Maillol et reliés par Jean-Luc Honegger. Odes.

Paris 1939EUR 1,200.00 - 1,800.00EUR 4,750.00
140MAJORELLE, Jacques (1886-1962)

Les Kasbahs de l’Atlas

Paris 1930EUR 10,000.00 - 15,000.00Not Sold
141MANESSIER, Alfred (1911-1993)

Les Cantiques Spirituels de Saint Jean de la Croix.

Paris 1958EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 10,625.00
142MAN RAY (1890-1976), Gisèle PRASSINOS (1920-2015), et Paul ÉLUARD (préf.) (1895-1952)

La Sauterelle arthritique

Paris 1935EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
143[CURIOSA] MARDRUS, Joseph-Charles, trad. (1868-1949) et Charles-Émile Egli, dit CARLÈGLE (1877-1937)

Histoire de Kamaralzaman avec la princesse Boudour, la plus belle lune d'entre toutes

Paris 1934EUR 200.00 - 300.00EUR 250.00
144MASSON, André(1896-1987)et AndréMAUROIS (1885-1967)

Les Érophages

Paris 1960EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
145MATISSE, Henri (1869-1954) - ROUVEYRE, André (1879-1962)

Apollinaire

Paris1952EUR 700.00 - 900.00EUR 1,000.00
146MAUCLAIR, Camille (1872-1945) et Georges ROCHEGROSSE (1859-1938)

Le Poison des pierreries

Paris 1903EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
147MAUPASSANT, Guy de (1850-1893) et Louis LEGRAND (1863-1951)

Cinq contes parisiens

Paris 1905EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00EUR 1,000.00
148MAUPASSANT, Guy de (1850-1893) et Edgar DEGAS (1834-1917)

La Maison Tellier

Paris 1934EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00EUR 875.00
149MONTESQUIOU FEZENSAC, Jean de (1902-1984) et Gaston HOFFMAN (1883-1977)

Ardance ou la vallée d’automne.

S.l.1946EUR 500.00 - 700.00EUR 2,500.00
150PAULHAN, Jean (1884-1968) et André Masson (1896-1987)

Les Hain-Teny

Paris 1956EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
151PICASSO, Pablo (1881-1973) –COCTEAU, Jean (1889-1963)

Picasso de 1916 à 1961.

Monaco 1962EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
  • <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> SHAKESPEARE, William. <i>Comedies, Histories and Tragedies. Published according to the true originall copies.</i> London, Tho Cotes, for Robert Allot, 1632.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> STAHL, Augusto. <i>Panorama of Rio de Janiero.</i> c.1859. 3-part albumen print panorama (266 x 1186mm.).
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> WILDE, Oscar. <i>Lady Windermere's Fan</i>. London: Elkin Mathews & John Lane, 1893. Presentation copy.
    <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> DE TOCQUEVILLE, Alexis. <i>De la Democratie en Amerique.</i> Paris: Pagnerre, 1850. Thirteenth Edition. Presentation copy.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> CHAUDRON, A[delaide] de V[endel]. <i>Chaudron’s Spelling Book.</i> Mobile (AL): S.H. Goetzel, 1865.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> SAINT CHER, Hugh of. <i>Commentary on Peter Lombard’s Sentences, with the Abridgement of the Sentences.</i> Eastern France, illuminated manuscript., first half of the fifteenth century.
    <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> LANE, Thomas. <i>The Crystal Palace.</i> London, 1851.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> B[ULWER], J[ohn]. <i>Anthropometamorphosis: man transform’d: or, the artificiall changling historically presented…</i> London: William Hunt, 1653.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> VOLTAIRE, François-Marie Arouet de. <i>Oeuvres de M. de Voltaire.</i> Dresden, George-Conrad Walther (i.e. Leipzig, Breitkopf), 1748-1750.
    <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> HAWKING, Stephen & Leonard Mlodinow. <i>The Grand Design.</i> London: Bantam Books, 2011.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> FIELDS, James T. <i>Yesterdays with Authors.</i> With fine manuscript letter by Charles Dickens, and autograph letters from Forster, Landor, Mitford and others.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> <i>Kit, the Arkansas Traveller Broadside.</i> Chromolithograph.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Les Cigarettes Mekka,</i> 1919. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Plinio Codognato, <i>Cicli Fiat,</i> circa 1910. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> L.N. Britton, <i>Warning! Consider the Possible Consequences,</i> c. 1917. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonardo Bistolfi, <i>Première Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs Modernes,</i> 1902. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonetto Cappiello, <i>Paquet Pernot / Biscuits Pernot,</i> 1910. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jul 15:</b> Jessie Tarbox Beals, archive of signed photographs, 15 silver prints, c. 1930. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Francesco Nonni, <i>Font Meo / Acqua Minerale Naturale,</i> 1924. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Frederick Winthrop Ramsdell, <i>American Crescent Cycles,</i> 1899. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> <i>Be a Tight Wad! Own Something!</i> designer unknown, 1925. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Candido Aragonese de Faria, <i>Chamonix–Mont–Blanc,</i> c. 1910. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> W.E.J., <i>Irishmen Avenge the Lusitania,</i> c. 1915. $2,000 to $3,000.
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