• <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Original Film Posters<br>27 January - 10 February 2023</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27-Feb. 10:</b> Vertigo (1958), poster, US. The ultimate poster on this classic Hitchcock title, one of three known examples. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27-Feb. 10:</b> Lawrence of Arabia (1962), roadshow poster, US. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27-Feb. 10:</b> Star Wars (1977), style C poster, printer's proof, US. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27-Feb. 10:</b> The Navigator/ La Croisiere du Navigator (1924), re-release poster (1931), French. £5,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27-Feb. 10:</b> Bullitt (1968), special test poster, US. £3,000 to £5,000.
  • <center><b>Potter & Potter Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>including Americana<br>February 16, 2023</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 16:</b> [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. CHAUCER, Geoffrey. <i>The Works…now newly imprinted.</i> Edited by F.S. Ellis. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1896. $100,000 to $125,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 16:</b> [EINSTEIN, Albert (1879–1955)]. –– ORLIK, Emil (1870–1932), artist. Lithograph signed (“Albert Einstein”). N.p., 1928. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 16:</b> TOLKIEN, John Ronald Reuel. <i>[The Lord of the Rings trilogy:] The Fellowship of the Ring.</i> 1954. –– <i>The Two Towers.</i> 1954. –– <i>The Return of the King.</i> 1955. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 16:</b> CLEMENS, Samuel Langhorne ("Mark Twain") and Charles Dudley WARNER. <i>The Gilded Age: A Tale of Today.</i> Hartford and Chicago, 1873. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 16:</b> LOVECRAFT, Howard Phillips. <i>Beyond the Wall of Sleep.</i> Collected by August Derleth and Donald Wandrei. Sauk City, WI: Arkham House, 1943. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <b>Bonhams Skinner, Jan. 23 – Feb. 2:</b> [Black Sun Press] Proust, Marcel, 47 Unpublished Letters from Marcel Proust to Walter Berry, Paris: The Black Sun Press, 1930. $400 to $600.
    <b>Bonhams Skinner, Jan. 23 – Feb. 2:</b> Williams, William Carlos (1883-1963), <i>Spring and All,</i> first edition, Paris: Contact Publishing Co., 1923. $400 to $600.
    <b>Bonhams Skinner, Jan. 23 – Feb. 2:</b> Washington, George (1732-1799), Autograph Letter Signed. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams Skinner, Jan. 23 – Feb. 2:</b> Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849), Autograph Letter Signed. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams Skinner, Jan. 23 – Feb. 2:</b> Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862), Autograph Manuscript. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Bonhams Skinner, Jan. 23 – Feb. 2:</b> [Paris Commnue], Photograph album. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Bonhams Skinner, Jan. 23 – Feb. 2:</b> Fleming, Ian (1908-1964), <i>Casino Royale,</i> first edition, London: Jonathan Cape, 1953. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Bonhams Skinner, Jan. 23 – Feb. 2:</b> Audubon, John James and the Rev. John Bachman, <i>The Quadrupeds of North America,</i> New York: V.G. Audubon, 1849, 1851, 1854. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Bonhams Skinner, Jan. 23 – Feb. 2:</b> Lewis, C.S. (1898-1963), <i>The Voyage of the Dawn Treader,</i> first edition, London: Geoffrey Bles Ltd, 1952. $600 to $800.
    <b>Bonhams Skinner, Jan. 23 – Feb. 2:</b> [Bhagavad Gita] Wilkins, Charles, trans., <i>The Bhagvat-Geeta, or Dialogues of Kreeshna and Arjoon…,</i> first edition, London: Printed for C. Nourse, 1785. $700 to $1,000.
    <b>Bonhams Skinner, Jan. 23 – Feb. 2:</b> Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, <i>Faust: Eine Tragodie von Goethe,</i> Hammersmith: Printed by T.J. Cobden-Sanderson & Emery Walker at the Doves Press, 1906-1910. $800 to $1,200.
  • <b><center>University Archives<br>Rare Manuscripts, Books & Sports Memorabilia<br>February 1, 2023</b>
    <b>University Archives, Feb. 1:</b> Thomas Paine ALS Confirming Christmas Eve Attack Likely Based on Anti-Christianity, “The account you heard of a man firing into my house is true.” $24,000 to $35,000.
    <b>University Archives, Feb. 1:</b> George Washington Gives a Horse and Guns to His Loyal Guard 10 Days Before Resigning as Commander-in-Chief. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>University Archives, Feb. 1:</b> John Hancock ALS, “General Howe is bent on coming here” - Troops, Martha Washington, & 1777 Continental Congress, to Wife Dolly! $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b><center>University Archives<br>Rare Manuscripts, Books & Sports Memorabilia<br>February 1, 2023</b>
    <b>University Archives, Feb. 1:</b> Abraham Lincoln Boldly and Fully Signs Appointment of Consul Who Would Facilitate Bond Sales in Europe Financing Civil War. $6,000 to $7,000.
    <b>University Archives, Feb. 1:</b> The Rarest of Dual Signed Kennedy Items! 1963 Christmas Card with "Blessed Christmas" Removed at the Last Minute for Kennedy's Jewish Friends. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>University Archives, Feb. 1:</b> George Gershwin Signed Contract for 1st Production of <i>Porgy and Bess,</i> Also Signed by Dubose Heyward & Ira Gershwin, Historic! $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b><center>University Archives<br>Rare Manuscripts, Books & Sports Memorabilia<br>February 1, 2023</b>
    <b>University Archives, Feb. 1:</b> Einstein Signed, “Two years after the fall of the German Goyim” 1st Ed. of <i>Mein Weltbild.</i> $12,000 to $14,000.
    <b>University Archives, Feb. 1:</b> Walt Disney <i>Fantasia</i>-Era Boldly Signed TLS Re: "Special Effects Department," PSA Certified Authentic & With Phil Sears COA. $6,000 to $7,000.
    <b>University Archives, Feb. 1:</b> 1996-97 Michael Jordan Chicago Bulls Home Game-Worn Jersey Showcasing "Light" Evident Use, MEARS A5. $6,000 to $7,000.
    <b><center>University Archives<br>Rare Manuscripts, Books & Sports Memorabilia<br>February 1, 2023</b>
    <b>University Archives, Feb. 1:</b> Wayne Gretzky’s 1994 All-Star Used Game Jersey, Inscribed to Former MLB Player! $4,500 to $5,500.
    <b>University Archives, Feb. 1:</b> <i>The Astronauts</i> Signed by All 7 Mercury Astronauts! $4,000 to $5,000.
    <b>University Archives, Feb. 1:</b> Fabulous Edison, Firestone, Burroughs Signed Journal With 44 Original Photos, Very Rare. $4,000 to $5,000.

Artcurial: Books and Manuscripts, 2455, Paris

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
11/08/2022 - 11/08/2022
Page Size: 186 items in 8 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1[ALSACE, BAS-RHIN.– BIETENHEIM]

Deux documents relatifs à Claus von Bietenheim, datés 1604, tampon et mentions notariales de Jacob Kügler

1604EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 177.00
2[ANGLETERRE, NORFOLK].– BROTHERTON (Margaret, comtesse de Norfolk, c. 1320-1399)

[ANGLETERRE, NORFOLK].– BROTHERTON (Margaret, comtesse de Norfolk, c. 1320-1399) Acte en français sur parchemin.

Angleterre, Suffolk13 mai 1385.EUR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
3DUNOYER DE SEGONZAC (André).

Carte autographe signée à Michel Pontoizeau. Saint-Tropez, 26 avril 1973.

Saint-Tropez, 26 avril 1973.EUR 200.00 - 300.00EUR 184.00
4BARTOLINI (Luigi)

Ritratto di Chiacchiarelli.

Osimo, 1930EUR 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
5[BELGIQUE.– Famille KHNOPFF, Famille GAMBIER]

[BELGIQUE.– Famille KHNOPFF, Famille GAMBIER] Fort ensemble de documents généalogiques, historiques et héraldiques relatifs à la famille de Blÿe, Khnopff, Gambier et aux familles collatérales qui lui sont associées.

Belgique et EspagneXVIIe-XIXe s.EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00Not Sold
6[BOURBONNAIS]

[BOURBONNAIS] Acte en français.

Paris7 juin 1597.EUR 100.00 - 120.00Not Sold
7CACHETS DE CIRE

Belle réunion de 766 cachets de cire.

EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
8CÉLINE (Louis-Ferdinand)

Deux lettres autographes signées, l'une à [Jean Vignaud], l'autre à un « cher confrère ».

Paris13 mars 1944 [et 1944].EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
9CÉLINE (Louis-Ferdinand)

Deux lettres autographes signées, l'une à Gaston Picard, l'autre à Jean Ajalbert.

EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00EUR 1,115.00
10CÉLINE (Louis-Ferdinand)

CÉLINE (Louis-Ferdinand) Fragments manuscrits pour « Entretien avec le Professeur Y » et « D'un château l'autre ».

S. l.[environ 1954-1957].EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00EUR 1,181.00
11CÉLINE (Louis-Ferdinand)

Lettre autographe signée [à Pierre Monnier].

[Copenhague]3 [mars 1950].EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
12CÉLINE (Louis-Ferdinand)

CÉLINE (Louis-Ferdinand) Lettre autographe signée à [Albert Paraz], inédite.

26 [été 1951 ?].EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
13CÉLINE (Louis-Ferdinand)

Manuscrit de travail pour « Féerie pour une autre fois. II. Normance ».

S. l.[environ 1952-1954].EUR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00EUR 2,362.00
14CIORAN (Emil)

CIORAN (Emil) Deux tapuscrits corrigés et 5 lettres autographes signées.

Parisavril 1967, mars 1963 et décembre 1969.EUR 1,200.00 - 1,500.00EUR 1,706.00
15[CISTERCIENS.– MISSEL]

Très bon état de conservation, quelques taches sans gravité

EUR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
16CLERGÉ

CLERGÉ Acte en français.

Paris18 juillet 1572.EUR 100.00 - 120.00Not Sold
17COCTEAU (Jean)

Lettre autographe signée « Jean » à Elsa Triolet et Louis Aragon.

Santo-Sospir7 février 1961.EUR 500.00 - 600.00Not Sold
18COCTEAU (Jean)

Lettre autographe signée « Jean » à Elsa Triolet et Louis Aragon.

1er octobre 1962.EUR 500.00 - 600.00Not Sold
19COCTEAU (Jean)

Lettre autographe signée « Jean » à Elsa Triolet et Louis Aragon.

Santo-Sospir23 janvier 1961.EUR 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
20COCTEAU (Jean)

Lettre autographe signée « Jean » à Elsa Triolet.

S. l.18 mai 1960.EUR 700.00 - 900.00Not Sold
21COCTEAU (Jean)

COCTEAU (Jean) Lettre autographe signée « Jean » à Elsa Triolet.

Santo Sospir16 janvier 1961.EUR 700.00 - 900.00Not Sold
22COCTEAU (Jean)

COCTEAU (Jean) Lettre autographe signée « Jean » à Elsa Triolet.

23 février 1961.EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold
23COCTEAU (Jean)

COCTEAU (Jean) Lettre autographe signée « Jean » à Louis Aragon.

S. l.24 janv 1963.EUR 500.00 - 600.00Not Sold
24COCTEAU (Jean)

COCTEAU (Jean) Lettre autographe signée « Jean » à Louis Aragon.

S. l.mercredi s. d.EUR 500.00 - 600.00Not Sold
25COCTEAU (Jean)

COCTEAU (Jean) Lettre autographe signée « Jean » à Louis Aragon.

Millys. d.EUR 500.00 - 600.00EUR 525.00
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  • <b><center>Swann Auction Galleries<br>View Our Record Breaking Results</b>
    <b>Swann:</b> Gideon Welles, <i>Extensive archive of personal and family papers of Lincoln’s Secretary of the Navy,</i> 1791-1914. Sold September 29 — $281,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Charles Addams, <i>Rock Climbers,</i> cartoon for <i>The New Yorker,</i> watercolor, ink and gouache, 1954. Sold December 15 — $37,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> Charlotte Brontë, <i>Jane Eyre. An Autobiography. Edited by Currer Bell,</i> three volumes, first edition, 1847. Sold June 16, 2022 — $23,750.
    <b>Swann:</b> Geoffrey Chaucer, <i>The Workes of Geffray Chaucer Newlye Printed,</i> London, 1542. Sold October 13 — $106,250.
    <b><center>Swann Auction Galleries<br>View Our Record Breaking Results</b>
    <b>Swann:</b> Dorothea Lange, <i>Migrant Mother, Nipomo, California (Destitute pea pickers in California. Mother of seven children. Age 32),</i> silver print, 1936. Sold October 20 — $305,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> George Washington, Autograph Document Signed, with two manuscript plat maps in holograph, 1751. Sold October 27 — $37,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> Winfred Rembert, <i>Winfred Rembert and Class of 1959,</i> dye on carved & tooled leather, 1999. Sold October 6 — $233,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> M.C. Escher, <i>Relativity,</i> lithograph, 1953. Sold November 3 — $81,250.
  • <b>Il Ponte, Jan. 31:</b> BLAEU, Joannes and Martinus MARTINI - <i>Theatrum orbis terrarum, sive Novus Atlas. Pars sexta. Novus Altas Sinensis.</i> Amsterdam: Blaeu, 1655. €8.000 to €12.000.
    <b>Il Ponte, Jan. 31:</b> ORTELIUS, Abraham - <i>Theatrum orbis terrarum.. Nomenclator ptolemaicus.</i> Antwerp: Christopher Plantin, 1579. €10.000 to €15.000.
    <b>Il Ponte, Jan. 31:</b> PIRANESI, Giovanni Battista - <i>Carceri d'invenzione.</i> [Rome: G.B. Piranesi, second half of the 18th century]. €20.000 to €30.000.
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