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Auction Date
06/26/2021 - 06/26/2021
Page Size: 164 items in 7 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Johannes Angelus.

Astrolabium planum in tabulis ascendens, continens qualibet hora atque minuto equationes domoru celi, moram nati in utero matris cum quodam tractatu natiuitatum utili ac ornato, necnon horas inequales pro qualibet climate mundi..

Venetiis [Venice]1502USD 12,000.00 - 15,000.00Unknown
2Scipione Bargagli (1540-1612).

I trattenimenti di Scipion Bargagli; dove da vaghe donne, e da giovani huomini rappresentati sono honesti, e dilettevoli giuochi, narrate novelle, e cantate alcune amorose canzonette. Con due copiose tavole, una de' principali titoli & l'altra delle cose

Venetia1592USD 800.00 - 1,000.00Unknown
3Antonio Zantani. [Eneo Vico, illustrator.]

Omnium Caesarum verissimae imagines numismatis desumptae...Libri primi. Editio altera.

[Venice1554USD 1,600.00 - 2,000.00Unknown
4John Donne.

Poems, by J.D. with Elegies on the Authors Death. First edition.

London1633USD 6,000.00 - 7,500.00Unknown
5Danielis Fesseli.

Adversariorum sacrorum Libri V…

Wittenbergae1650USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00Unknown
6Joannis Rosini [1551-1626, compiler]; with Thomae Dempsteri [1579-1625], ed.; Pauli Manuti [Pauli Manutius, 1512-1574]; Andreae Schotti [1552-1626]; Cornelio Schrevelio [1608-1661], editor.

Antiquitatum Romanarum Corpus Absolutissimum, Cum Notis Doctissimis Ac Locupletissimis...I. De Priscis Roman. Gentibus Ac Familiis. II. De Tribubus Rom.. xxxv. Rusticis Atque Urbanis. III. De Ludis Festisque Rom. Ex Kalendario Vetere….. Later printing.

Lugduni Batavorum1663USD 800.00 - 1,000.00Unknown
7 Michael van der Gucht; Edward Rooker; Gerard Vandergucht; Simon François Ravenet; Antoine Benoist; and others.

A collection of engravings showing biblical scenes

USD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Unknown
8James Boswell.

Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological Order. Two volumes.

London1791USD 2,400.00 - 3,000.00Unknown
9T[hieleman]. J[ansoon]. V[an] Braght.

Der blutige Schauplatz oder Märtyrer-Spiegel der Tauffs Gesinnten oder wehrlosen Christen….

Ephrata, Pennsylvania1748USD 3,200.00 - 4,000.00Unknown
10

Forastiero illuminato intorno le cose piu rare e curiose antiche e moderne della citta di Venezia. Colla descrizione delle Chiese, Monisterj, Ospitali, Tesoro di S. Marco, Arsenale, Fabbriche pubbliche, Pitture celebri, Funzioni e Divertimenti, e di quant

Venezi1796USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00Unknown
11Oliver Goldsmith.

The Deserted Village, A Poem.

London1770USD 450.00 - 600.00Unknown
12Domenico Guglielmini.

Della natura de’ fiumi: Trattato Fisico-Matematico….

Bologna1739USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00Unknown
13Samuel Ireland.

Graphic Illustrations of Hogarth, from Pictures, Drawings, and Scarce Prints in the Possession of Samuel Ireland….

London1794USD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Unknown
14Johann Baptist Homann.

Grosser Atlas über die gantze Welt.

Nürnberg1731USD 28,000.00 - 35,000.00Unknown
15Flavius Josephus, George Henry Maynard, Rev. Edward Kimpton.

The Whole Genuine and Complete Works of Flavius Josephus the Learned and Authentic Jewish Historian, and Celebrated Warrior. Also a Continuation of the History of the Jews from Josephus down to the Present Time, Including a Period of More Than One Thousan

New York1792USD 600.00 - 750.00Unknown
16Georg Caspar Prenner (d. 1766) and Giuseppe Vasi (1710-1782).

Illustri Fatti Farnesiani Coloriti Nel Real Palazzo di Caprarola.

Rome1748USD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Unknown
17Francesco Redi.

Bacca in Toscana. 4th edition.

Lucca, Italy1728USD 1,400.00 - 1,750.00Unknown
18Sébastien Le Prestre de Vauban.

Projet d’une dixme royale: Qui supprimant la taille, les Aydes, les Doüanes d’une Province à l'autre, les Décimes du clergé, les Affaires extraordinaires… First Edition, First Issue.

[Rouen]1707USD 28,000.00 - 35,000.00Unknown
19P. Vergilius Maro; Antonius Ambrogi.

Bucolica Georgica et Aeneis Ex Cod. Mediceo-Laurentiano descripta ab Antonio Ambrogi Florentino S.J….

Romae1763-1765USD 1,000.00 - 1,250.00Unknown
20Christoph Gottleib von Murr and Georg Christoph Kilian.

Abbildungen Der Gemälde Und Alterthümer, Welche Seit 1738 Sowohl in Der Verschütteten Stadt Herculanum Als Auch an Das Licht Gebracht Worden Nebst Ihrer Erklarung Von Christoph Gottlieb Von Murr [Le Antichita Di Ercolano Printed Between 1757 and 1792].

Augsburg1777-1799USD 2,400.00 - 3,000.00Unknown
21F. E. S. Adair.

A Summer in High Asia.

London1899USD 450.00 - 600.00Unknown
22John James Audubon and Rev. John Bachman.

Quadrupeds of North America.

New York1870?USD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Unknown
24Attilio Capaccini.

Bullettino Della Societa Cronometrico-meccanica [Three Exemplars, Rassegna Mensile]. Roma

1877-1880USD 400.00 - 500.00Unknown
25[Jean-Nicolas Corvisart].

Essai sur les maladies et les lésions organiques du cœur et des gros vaisseaux; extrait des leçons cliniques de J.N. Corvisart…Publié, sous ses yeux, par C.E. Horeau….

Paris1806USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00Unknown
26Charles Dickens.

The Battle of Life: A Love Story.

London1846USD 800.00 - 1,000.00Unknown
  • <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> LIFE OF OSLER, PRESENTATION COPY TO NEPHEW NORMAN GWYN. CUSHING, HARVEY. 1869-1939. <i>The Life of Sir William Osler.</i> Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1925. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> OSLER TO HALSTED MENTIONING CUSHING AND WELCH. Autograph Letter Signed ("Wm Osler") to William Stewart Halsted on medical matters, 2 pp, January 19, 1919. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> CUSHING PRESENTATION COPY TO LUCIEN PRICE. CUSHING, HARVEY. <i>Intracranial Tumours.</i> Springfield, 1932. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> OSLER ON HIS CHILDHOOD. Autograph Letter Signed ("Wm Osler") to Mabel [Brewster] on returning home to Staplehurst. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> SCULTETUS, JOHANNES. 1595-1645. <i>Cheiroplotheke, seu armamentarium chirurgicum XLIII.</i> Ulm: Balthasar Kühnen, 1655. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> VICQ D'AZYR, FELIX. 1748-1794. <i>Traite d'anatomie et de physiologie.</i> Paris: Didot l'aine, 1786. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> TAGAULT, JEAN. C.1499-1546. <i>De chirugica institutione libri quinque....</i> Lyon: Guillaume Rouillé, 1549. $400 to $600.
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). Autograph Logs and Journals from his 1927 Alaska Expedition. $7,000 to $ 9,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). Cañon de Chelley, 1904. Oversized orotone, 17 x 22in in original Curtis Studio frame. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). 26 cyanotypes, featuring images of Cheyenne tribes from Volume VI of <i>North American Indian,</i> c.1907, made by Curtis in the field. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). The Vanishing Race, 1904. Oversized orotone, 18 x 24in in original Curtis Studio frame. $20,000 to $30,000.
  • <center><b>Cowan’s<br>American Historical Ephemera<br>& Photography<br>June 25, 2021</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [CIVIL WAR] -- [SHERIDAN, Philip Henry]. Personal headquarters flag of Philip Henry Sheridan used when he led the 2nd Michigan Cavalry. Spring - Summer 1862. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [EARLY PHOTOGRAPHY]. Half plate daguerreotype of firefighter Walter Van Erven Dorens. [San Francisco]: n.p., [ca 1854-1856]. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [LINCOLNIANA]. Abraham Lincoln banner possibly made for the 1864 presidential campaign. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <center><b>Cowan’s<br>American Historical Ephemera<br>& Photography<br>June 25, 2021</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [REVOLUTIONARY WAR - CONTINENTAL CONGRESS]. [HOLTEN, Dr. Samuel]. An archive of letters related to Danvers, Massachusetts, physician and statesman Dr. Samuel Holten. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD]. CARBUTT, John, photographer. Exceptional collection of 27 stereoviews from the series, "Excursion to the 100th Meridian, October 1866." Chicago, [1866]. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [ALASKAN GOLD RUSH]. William Steele West and family, extensive archive of photographs, diaries, correspondence, and personal items. [Ca 19th - 20th century]. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><b>Cowan’s<br>American Historical Ephemera<br>& Photography<br>June 25, 2021</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [TAYLOR, Zachary]. Quarter plate daguerreotype featuring the 12th President of the United States. N.p.: n.p., [ca 1845]. $8,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [WASHINGTON, George]. Signed Society of the Cincinnati document. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> LINCOLN, Abraham. Autograph endorsement signed ("A. Lincoln"), as President. [Washington], 29 September 1862. 1 page, 4to, old creases. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <center><b>Cowan’s<br>American Historical Ephemera<br>& Photography<br>June 25, 2021</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> JEFFERSON, Thomas. Autograph letter signed ("Th. Jefferson"), as United States President, to Robert Patterson. Washington DC, 2 July 1805. 1 page, 4to, evenly toned, small tear from seal. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [EARLY PHOTOGRAPHY] -- [ALCOTT, Elizabeth Sewall]. Ninth plate ruby ambrotype attributed to Elizabeth Sewall Alcott. N.p., [ca 1856-1857]. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [WESTERN AMERICANA]. RUSSELL, Andrew Joseph, photographer. <i>Salt Lake City, From the Top of the Tabernacle.</i> [1869]
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Livres et Manuscrits :<br>de Cervantès à Houellebecq<br>18 – 25 June</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 18 – 25 June:</b> Jouve, Paul -- François-Louis Schmied -- Rudyard Kipling. <i>Le Livre de la Jungle,</i> 1919.<br>€ 80,000 to € 120,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 18 – 25 June:</b> Cervantès Saavedra, Miguel de. <i>El ingenioso hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha.</i> Bruxelles, 1607.<br>€ 30,000 to € 50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 18 – 25 June:</b> Buren, Daniel - Aimé Césaire. Cahier d'un retour au pays natal. Solstice, 2004. 1/140 ex. Avec 1/20 suites d'œuvres originales.<br>€ 4,000 to € 6,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 18 – 25 June:</b> [Musique] - Gioacchino Traversa. Six sonates à violon seul. [Vers 1770].<br>€ 3,000 to € 5,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> C.F. Payne, <i>Micawber, Imitating Norman Rockwell’s “Triple self-portrait,”</i> mixed media, 2002. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Brian Froud, media illustration published in <i>The Land of Froud,</i> 1977. Estimate $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Haddon Sundblom, <i>All a Girl Needs,</i> oil on canvas, published in <i>The Ladies’ Home Journal,</i> 1942. $8,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Adrianne Lobel, <i>My One and Only,</i> 26 scenic concept collages for the Broadway musical, 1983. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Charles Schulz, original four-panel pen and ink <i>Peanuts</i> comic strip, 1971. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b>Jack Davis, mixed media cartoon for <i>Playboy,</i> 1959. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Charles Addams, mixed media cartoon for <i>The New Yorker,</i> 1937. $6,000 to $9,000.
  • <center><b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé<br>Sales Exhibition Catalogue 47<br>Part III<br>Antiquarian Temptations:<br>Rare Books, Atlases & Maps,<br>Photos & Manuscripts</b>
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> PIETER MORTIER. “Le Neptune Francois ou Atlas Nouveau des Cartes Marines. Levées et Gravées par ordre Exprés du Roy…” Paris, 1693.
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> MARC CHAGALL illus. SHAKESPEARE. “The Tempest.” Large folio. Monte-Carlo, 1975. Signed by the artist.
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> JOHN SPEED and followers. “A New and Accurate Map of the World.” Hand-colored engraving. London (1626 – 1627 – circa 1650) – 1676.
    <center><b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé<br>Sales Exhibition Catalogue 47<br>Part III<br>Antiquarian Temptations:<br>Rare Books, Atlases & Maps,<br>Photos & Manuscripts</b>
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> MATTHÄUS SEUTTER. “The Colossus Series.” Set of 4 prints, contemporary hand-colored engravings, each c. 57x49cm. Augsburg c. 1730
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> (CHARLES LE BRUN). “La Grande Galerie De Versailles, et Les Deux Salons qui L’Accompagnent, peints Par Charles Le Brun premier Peintre de Louis XIV…” Paris, 1752.
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> G. BRAUN – F. HOGENBERG. “Danorum Marca.” Contemporary hand-colored engraving, 33x48cm. Cologne, 1588.
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