Old World Auctions: Antique Maps, Charts, Atlases and Engravings, 101421, Richmond

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Auction Report
Auction Date
10/14/2021 - 10/14/2021
Page Size: 192 items in 8 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Jean Boisseau

(Map - World) Nouvelle et Exacte Description de la Terre Universelle Selon les Auteurs Modernes Plus

1646USD 5,500.00 - 6,500.00USD 4,800.00
2Johannes Zahn

(Map - World) Tabula Geographico-Hydrographica Motus Oceani Currentes

1696 (circa)USD 1,900.00 - 2,200.00Not Sold
3Daniel Stoopendaal

(Map - World) Werelt Caert

1738 (circa)USD 950.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
4Johann Georg Schreiber

(Map - World) Globus Terrestris ex Probatissimis Recentiorum Geographorum Observationibus Confectus cum Systemate Copernicano...

1750 (circa)USD 275.00 - 350.00USD 180.00
5Abraham Ortelius

(Map - Ancient World) Aevi Veteris, Typus Geographicus

1590USD 800.00 - 950.00Not Sold
6Elijah H. Burritt

(Maps - Celestial) Atlas Designed to Illustrate Burritt's Geography of the Heavens, Comprising the Following Maps or Plates

1856USD 400.00 - 475.00USD 330.00
7Willem Blaeu

(Map - Western Hemisphere - America) Americae Nova Tabula

1642 (circa)USD 4,750.00 - 6,000.00USD 3,600.00
8Didier Robert de Vaugondy

(Map - Colonial North America) Amerique Septentrionale, Dressee, sur les Relations les Plus Modernes des Voyageurs et Navigateurs, et Divisee Suivant les Differentes Possessions des Europeens

1750USD 500.00 - 650.00Not Sold
9jean Baptiste Poirson

(Map - North America) Amerique Septentrionale

1803USD 300.00 - 375.00Not Sold
10Victor Levasseur

(Map - North America) Amerique Septentrionale

1835 (circa)USD 140.00 - 170.00USD 120.00
11Thomas Kitchin

(Map - Newfoundland, Canada) A New Map of the Only Useful and Frequented Part of New Found Land [and] The Lyon Entranced [bound in] The Gentleman's and London Magazine. For October, 1762

1762USD 250.00 - 325.00Not Sold
12C. Lyell

(Map - Eastern United States & Canada, Geology) Geological Map of the United States Canada &c. Compiled from the State Surveys of the U.S. and Other Sources

1845USD 600.00 - 750.00Not Sold
13Edward McCandlish

(Map - United States) Bootlegger's Map of the United States

1926USD 1,400.00 - 1,700.00USD 1,080.00
14Jacques Nicolas Bellin

(Map - Colonial Eastern United States) Carte de la Louisiane et des Pays Voisins Dediee a M. Rouille Secretaire d'Etat, Ayant le Departement de la Marine

1755USD 1,400.00 - 1,700.00Not Sold

(Maps - Eastern United States) [Lot of 2] United States [and] United States

1804-15 (circa)USD 230.00 - 275.00Not Sold
16David H. Burr

(Map - Eastern United States) United States

1833USD 800.00 - 950.00Not Sold
17Phelps & Ensign

(Map - Eastern United States) Phelps & Ensign's Travellers' Guide, and Map of the United States, Containing the Roads, Distances, Steam Boat and Canal Routes &c.

1842USD 700.00 - 850.00USD 540.00
18Francesco Marmocchi

(Map - Eastern United States) Stati Occidentali della Unione Americana

1850 (circa)USD 275.00 - 350.00Not Sold
19Jan Jansson

(Map - Colonial New England & Mid-Atlantic) Nova Anglia Novum Belgium et Virginia

1639 (circa)USD 1,400.00 - 1,700.00Not Sold
20Joseph de Laporte

(Map - Colonial New England & Mid-Atlantic United States) Carte de la Nouvelle Angleterre, Nouvelle York, Nouvelle Jersey, et Pensilvanie

1780 (circa)USD 250.00 - 325.00Not Sold
21Thomas Jefferys

(Map - Colonial New England United States) [On 4 Sheets] A Map of the Most Inhabited Part of New England, Containing the Provinces of Massachusets Bay and New Hampshire, with the Colonies of Conecticut and Rhode Island...

1755USD 8,000.00 - 9,500.00Not Sold
22H. F. Sumner

(Map - New England - United States) Map of Massachusetts Connecticut and Rhode Island Constructed from the Latest Authorities

1833USD 300.00 - 375.00Not Sold
23Jan Jansson

(Map - Colonial Southeast United States) Virginiae Partis Australis, et Floridae Partis Orientalis, Interjacentiumq Regionum Nova Descriptio

1641 (circa)USD 950.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
24John Speed/Francis Lamb

(Map - Colonial Southeast United States) A New Description of Carolina

1676 (circa)USD 2,400.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
25Jacques Nicolas Bellin

(Map - Colonial Southern United States) La Louisiane et Pays Voisins

1763USD 350.00 - 425.00Not Sold
  • <center><br>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Maps & Atlases<br>Natural History<br>& Color Plate Books<br>December 9, 2021</b>
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES. Carolina Parrot. Plate 26. Hand-colored aquatint and engraved plate from Audubon's <i>Birds of America.</i> $80,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Francisco Henrique Carls. [Album de Pernambuco e seus Arrabaldes]. Fifty-three chromolithographed plates of landscape, town views and more of the state of Pernambuco, northeast Brazil. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Captain Thomas Davies, after. Group of 5 engraved topographical scenes of North American waterfalls. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><br>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Maps & Atlases<br>Natural History<br>& Color Plate Books<br>December 9, 2021</b>
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> William R. Morley. Morley's Map of New Mexico. Large lithographed pocket map with original hand-color in outline. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Frederick William Beechey, et al. <i>The Zoology of Captain Beechey's Voyage; Compiled from the Collections and Notes Made by Captain Beechey…</i> $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> ZUDA ROKASHI (Priest Hotan.) Nansenbushu Bankoku Shoka No Zu. Woodblock wall map of the world on 16 sheets joined. $5,000 to $7,500.
  • <b><center> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 29th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b> Latin Book of Hours, Langres around 1490. Est: €50,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>T. Livius, <i>Römische Historien,</i> 1533. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>G. Mendel, <i>Versuche über Pflanzen-Hybriden,</i> 1865-66. Est: €30,000
    <b><center> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 29th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>A. Verard, Book of Hours, around 1488. Est: €30,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>A. Ortelius, <i>Theatrum orbis terrarum,</i> 1601. Est: €80,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br><i>Der Sturm,</i> 1910-1916. Est: €16,000
    <b><center> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 29th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b> <i>Cronica van der hilliger Stat Coellen,</i> 1499. Est: €25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>M. Catesby, <i>Piscium serpentum insectorum,</i> 1777. Est: €25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>W. Grohmann, <i>Das Werk Ernst Ludwig Kirchners,</i> 1926. Est: €20,000
    <b><center> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 29th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>P. Borgo, <i>Aritmetica mercantile,</i> 1491. Est: €16,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>D. Roberts, <i>Egypt and Nubia,</i> 1846-49. Est: €8,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b> <i>Estampes,</i> with the suite by P. Picasso, 1950. Est: €15,000
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Zang Tumb Tuuum:<br>la révolution futuriste<br>Online Auction<br>30 November – 7 December</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 18:</b> The "Official Edition" of the United States Constitution and the First Printing of the Final Text of the Constitution, 1787. $15,000,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Marinetti, Filippo Tommaso. I Paroliberi Futuristi. 1914-1915. 8 p. Unique corrected proofs, for an anthology that remained unpublished. €40,000 to €60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Cangiullo, Francesco. Studenti in Lettere. Università. 1915. Seminal work, featured in 3 historical futurist exhibitions. €20,000 to €30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Cangiullo, Francesco. Chiaro di luna. Circa 1915. Collage and gouache on paper. €15,000 to €20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Marinetti, Filippo Tommaso. Manicure. Faire les ongles à l'Italie. Circa 1915. A fantastic parody of an advertising poster. €20,000 to €30,000.
  • <b><center>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>December 9</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 47. Roosevelt, Theodore. Photograph inscribed to Morris J. Hirsch. May 7th 1918. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 178. Whitman, Walt. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn, New York: [Printed for the author], 1955. First edition in the first issue binding. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 38. Mather, Cotton. <i>Magnalia Christi Americana; or, the Ecclesiastical History of New-England.</i> London: Printed for Thomas Parkhurst, 1702. First edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 55. Taylor, Zachary. Autograph letter signed as President-Elect. Baton Rouge: January 15, 1849. $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 203. Picasso, Pablo. <i>Verve</i> Vol. V, Nos. 19-20. Paris: Editions Verve, 1948. Inscribed on the title page by Picasso. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b><center>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>December 9</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 211. Domergue, Jean-Gabriel. L'Ete a Monte Carlo. Lithographed poster, Lucien Serre & Cie, Paris, circa 1937. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 105. Manuscript Illumination attr. to Neri da Rimini. Large excised initial "N" from a choirbook, extensively historiated. [Likely Rimini: first quarter of the 14th century]. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 40. McKenney, Thomas L. and Hall, James. <i>History of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs.</i> Philadelphia: Rice, Rutter & Co., 1870. $3,00
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 222. Searle, Ronald. [Pets--a dog, cats and a parrot-- surrounded by books, and inspecting a globe, perhaps planning global domination]. Original drawing, 17 3/8 x 13 1/2 inches. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 98. Faden, William; Scull, Nicholas and George Heap. A Plan of the City and Environs of Philadelphia, Survey'd by N. Scull and G. Heap. London: William Faden, 12 March 1777. $3,000 to $5,000.
  • <i>Der Sturm.</i> 1922. Sold October 2021 for € 13,000.
    Diophantus Alexandrinus, <i>Arithmeticorum libri sex.</i> 1670. Sold October 2021 for € 18,000.
    <i>Cozzani Ettore e altri, l’Eroica. Tutto il pubblicato.</i> Sold October 2021 for € 11,000.
    Newton Isaac, <i>Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica.</i> 1714. Sold October 2021 for € 7,500.
    Manetti Saverio, <i>Storia naturale degli uccelli.</i> 1767-1776. Sold April 2021 for € 26,000.
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