• <center><b>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Books and Graphics<br>26th-29th of October 2021</b>
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th- 29th:</b><br>Books from XV to XX Century
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Manuscripts and autographs
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Artist books
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Cars & more
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Magazines
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th- 29th:</b><br>Books from XV to XX Century
  • <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> STEVE JOBS REVEALS HIS SPIRITUAL SIDE. Autograph Letter to Tim Brown, 1974. $200,000 to $300,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> DIDEROT, DENIS. 1713-1784; & JEAN LE ROND D'ALEMBERT. 1717-1783, EDITORS. <i>Encyclopedie, ou dictionnaire raisonne des sciences, des arts et des metiers.</i> $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> Albert Einstein: Philosopher-Scientist. Evanston, Illinois: Library of Living Philosophers, 1949. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> APPLE MACINTOSH PROTOTYPE, 1982. Earliest known to appear at auction. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> TRINITY PROJECT: STAFFORD L. WARREN. $50,000 to $70,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> JIMMY HARE PHOTOGRAPH OF WRIGHT FLYER SIGNED BY BOTH WRIGHT BROTHERS, 1908. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> HAGELIN CX-52 CIPHER MACHINE, Type D, Switzerland, Crypto AG, 1950s, no 33454. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> FEYNMAN WORKING ON QUARK THEORY. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> STEVE JOBS SETS THE STAGE FOR DESKTOP PUBLISHING. Signed document, 1982. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> MEMORYMOOG PLUS, THE CLASSIC ANALOG POLYSYNTH OF THE 1980S. $7,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> WRIGHT BROTHERS: DAYTON 1909, <i>The Nation State and City Welcome the World's Greatest Aviators.</i> $12,000 to $18,000.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Ricky Jay Collection<br>October 27 & 28, 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Oct. 27-28:</b> "Remarkable Persons". A remarkable collection of remarkable characters. $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Oct. 27-28:</b> Scot, Reginald. A serious debunking witchcraft and demonology. $50,000 to $70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Oct. 27-28:</b> (Buchinger, Matthias). Buchinger's own family tree. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Oct. 27-28:</b> Bibrowski, Stephan. Most likely reading A Midsummer Night's Dream. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Oct. 27-28:</b> Kellar, Harry (Heinrich Keller). Kellar loses his head. $4,000 to $6,000.
  • <b><center>Hindman:<br>Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>November 9-10, 2021
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> HOOKE, Robert (1635-1702). <i>Micrographia: Or Some Psychological Descriptions of Minute Bodies Made by Magnifying Glasses.</i> London: for James Allestry, 1667. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [THE FEDERALIST PAPERS]. -- [HAMILTON, Alexander, James MADISON and John JAY. <i>The Federalist: A Collection of Essays, Written in Favour of the New Constitution…</i> $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> FUCHS, Leonhart (1501-1566). <i>Histoire des Plantes de M. Leonhart Fuschsius, avec les noms Grecs, Latins & Fraçoys.</i> Paris: Arnold Byrkman, 1549. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b><center>Hindman:<br>Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>November 9-10, 2021
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> AUDEBERT, Jean Baptiste (1759-1800). <i>Histoire naturelle des singes et des makis.</i> Paris: Desray, An XIII [1799-1800]. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [UNITED STATES CONTINENTAL CONGRESS]. <i>Journals of the Congress...</i>Volume I (Sept. 5, 1774-Jan. 1, 1776) through Volume XIII (November 1787-November 1788). $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [UNITED STATES CONTINENTAL CONGRESS]. <i>The Journals of the Proceedings of Congress. Held at Philadelphia, from January to May, 1776.</i> $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b><center>Hindman:<br>Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>November 9-10, 2021
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [TEXAS]. <i>Map of Bexar County, Texas.</i> San Antonio and Austin: Samuel Maverick & John H. Traynham, 1889. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> GARDNER, Alexander (1821-1882). Imperial albumen Photograph. <i>Scenes in the Indian Country</i> [Fort Laramie]. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> WILLIAMS, H. Noel. <i>Madame Recamier and her Friends.</i> London and New York: Harper & Brothers, 1906. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b><center>Hindman:<br>Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>November 9-10, 2021
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [MOSER, Barry, illustrator]. <i>The Holy Bible. Containing All the Books of the Old and New Testaments.</i> North Hatfield, MA and New York City: Pennyroyal Caxton Press, 1999. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [PRINTS]. MOSER, Barry. Alice in Her Sister’s Reverie. [1982]. 433 x 552 mm. Signed and captioned by Moser in pencil, designated artist’s proof (“ap”). $1,000 to $1,500.
    16 <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [MOSER, Barry, illustrator]. A group of 4 wood-engraved plates for the Pennyroyal Press edition <i>The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.</i> [West Hatfield, MA: Pennyroyal Press, 1985]. $600 to $800.

Artcurial: Maurice Houdayer Library - Part 2, 4156, Paris

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
09/21/2021 - 09/21/2021
Page Size: 416 items in 17 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1[ALECHINSKY].- BONNEFOY (Yves)

L'Excédante.

Paris1982EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00EUR 3,250.00
2[ALECHINSKY].- MANSOUR (Joyce)

Carré blanc.

Paris1965EUR 1,500.00 - 1,800.00EUR 3,000.00
3[ALEXEÏEFF].- [SOUPAULT (Philippe)]

Chant du prince Igor.

Rolle1950EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 4,500.00
4[ALEXEÏEFF].- ANDERSEN (Hans)

Images de la lune.

Paris1942EUR 400.00 - 500.00EUR 1,250.00
5[ALEXEÏEFF].- FARGUE (Léon Paul)

Poèmes.

Paris1931-1943. EUR 600.00 - 800.00EUR 2,250.00
6[ALEXEÏEFF].- GIRAUDOUX (Jean)

Siegfried et le Limousin.

Paris1927EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00EUR 1,750.00
7[ALEXEÏEFF].- GOGOL (Nicolas)

Journal d'un fou.

Paris1927EUR 600.00 - 800.00EUR 1,250.00
8[ALEXEÏEFF].- KESSEL (Joseph)

Les Nuits de Sibérie.

Paris1928EUR 500.00 - 600.00EUR 1,500.00
9[ALEXEÏEFF].- MAUROIS (François)

Voyage au pays des Articoles.

Paris1927EUR 500.00 - 600.00EUR 4,500.00
10[ALEXEÏEFF].- MORAND (Paul)

Bouddha vivant.

Paris1928EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00EUR 2,750.00
11[ALEXEÏEFF].- POUCHKINE (Alexandre)

La Dame de pique.

Paris1928EUR 1,500.00 - 1,800.00EUR 2,750.00
12[Alexeïeff].- SOUPAULT (Philippe)

Chant du Prince Igor.

Rolle1950EUR 2,500.00 - 3,000.00EUR 7,000.00
13ARAGON (Louis)

Anicet ou le Panorama.

Paris1921EUR 700.00 - 900.00EUR 1,625.00
14ARAGON (Louis)

Elsa.

Paris1959EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00EUR 1,625.00
15[ARNOUX].- FARRÈRE (Claude)

La Peur de Mr. de Fierce.

Paris1922EUR 600.00 - 800.00EUR 1,625.00
16[ARP].- TZARA (Tristan)

Vingt-cinq-et-un poèmes.

Paris1946EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 2,250.00
17AVATI (Mario)

Voyages de Gulliver.

Turin1973EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 312.50
18[AVATI].- VILLIERS DE L'ISLE ADAM (Auguste, comte de)

Contes cruels.

Paris1956EUR 400.00 - 500.00EUR 1,000.00
19[BALANDE].- THARAUD (Jérôme et Jean)

La Maîtresse servante.

Paris1924EUR 600.00 - 800.00EUR 3,250.00
20[BALTAZAR].- BUTOR (Michel)

Victor Hugo écartelé.

Nice1984EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 1,750.00
21[BALTAZAR].- SCHELER (Lucien)

Lumière noire.

Paris1986EUR 1,500.00 - 1,800.00EUR 1,500.00
22[BAR].- BOSQUET (Alain)

Le Corps de l'alphabet.

Saint-Laurent du Pont1978EUR 400.00 - 500.00EUR 500.00
23[BAR].- HERRERO (Daniel)

Le Rugby c'est dans le sang.

Albertville2008EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 1,375.00
24BARBEY d'AUREVILLY (Jules)

Les Diaboliques.

Paris1910EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00EUR 3,000.00
25[BARBIER, LEPAPE].- LOUŸS (Pierre)

Aphrodite, mœurs antiques.

Paris1954EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 4,000.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Pancho Villa, passport for a news correspondent covering the Mexican revolution, signed, 1914. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Nirvana’s <i>Nevermind,</i> CD insert signed & inscribed days after release by Cobain, inscribed by Novoselic, 1991. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Robert Indiana, <i>The Book of Love,</i> complete portfolio, artist’s proof set, 1997. $100,000 to $125,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Marcel Vertés, Colette, <i>Chéri,</i> two volumes, deluxe edition, signed by the artist, Paris, 1929. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Virginia Woolf, <i>Orlando,</i> first trade edition, first impression, London, 1928. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Mark Twain, receipt for payment of the Mark Twain Public Library Tax, 1908. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Gustav Klimt, <i>Das Werk von Gustav Klimt,</i> portfolio, collotype plates, 1918. $15,000 to $20,000.
  • <center><b>The 19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop<br></b>Catalogue 190:<br>Magnificent Books & Photographs<br><b>Free on request</b>
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> William Shakespeare. <i>The Second Folio</i> (1632).
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> Abraham Lincoln. Autograph note on Black troops in the Union Army (1865).
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> Neil Armstrong. The largest known U.S. flag flown to the Moon on Apollo 11 (1969).
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> William Henry Fox Talbot. <i>The Pencil of Nature</i> (1844-1846) the first photo illustrated book.
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> Albert Einstein. Letter on relativity and the speed of light (1951).
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