Sothebys: Ireland / France: Art & Literature - bidstart 5/9, pf2276, Paris

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
05/16/2022 - 05/16/2022
Page Size: 8 items in 1 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1John Minihan

Samuel Beckett Seated in Café Français, Boulevard St. Jacques, Paris, 1985

1985EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00EUR 1,260.00
2Beckett, Samuel

Molloy, Malone Dies, and The Unnamable, 1959. Presentation copy to Beckett's British publisher, John Calder

New York: 1959EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 2,142.00
4Joyce, James

Dubliners. 1930. 7th edition. Signed and Inscribed by Joyce in London to John Dulanty.

London, 1930EUR 12,000.00 - 18,000.00EUR 21,420.00
7Yeats, W.B.

Stories of Red Hanrahan. 1904. First edition. Autograph quotation from "The Lake Isle of Innisfree"

Dundrum, 1904EUR 7,000.00 - 9,000.00EUR 8,820.00
9Joyce, James

Ulysses, 1924. First edition. Contemporary black morocco binding.

Dijon:1924EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 5,292.00
33Jack B. Yeats, R.H.A.

Photograph of the Artist | Photographie de l'artiste

1950EUR 500.00 - 700.00EUR 1,386.00
34Sir William Orpen R.A., R.H.A.

Self-Portrait with Ginger Ale | Autoportrait avec Ginger Ale VAT reduced rate

1922EUR 3,000.00 - 5,000.00EUR 6,300.00
38John Minihan

Francis Bacon with his Triptych 1976 at the George Bernard Gallery, Paris, 1977 | Francis Bacon avec son Triptyque 1976 à la Galerie George Bernard, Paris, 1977

1977EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
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