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Vermot de Pas: Classic Sale - Books, Posters, Prints

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Auction Name Classic Sale - Books, Posters, Prints Total Sales (EUR) 25,319.70
Auction Date 10/30/2018 - 10/30/2018 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 24,335.00
Sale Number #58575 High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 32,345.00
Total Lots 625
Sold Lots 335 Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 42,705.00
% of Lots Sold 53.60% High Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 56,545.00
Unsold Lots 290 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 44.78%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
318

Ensemble de 53 placards couvrant de l’ancien régime au XIX° de formats divers…

EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 945.00
33 CHARLEVOIX, de (le père).

Histoire du japon où l’on trouvera tout ce qu’on a pu apprendre… Nouvelle édition.

1754 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 831.60
427

Lithographie de Jean Veber signée : « Clemenceau »

EUR 50.00 - 60.00 EUR 642.60
37 Fontenelle.

Œuvres diverses. Nouvelle édition augmentée et enrichie de Figures gravées par Besnard Picard le romain.

1728 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 567.00
400

Affiche entoilée Léonetto Capiello « Cognac Pellisson »

1907 EUR 300.00 - 450.00 EUR 567.00
519

Un fusil Afghan

Not Available EUR 441.00
209 illust. Par H.Lorit.

Affiche entoilée « Cirque ANCILOTTI PLEGE »

EUR 180.00 - 200.00 EUR 403.20
392

Affiche entoilée présentant des défauts « Des libérateurs, La libération par l’armée du crime » Affiche contre le Groupe Manoukian.

EUR 100.00 - 150.00 EUR 403.20
50 Antoine Joseph Dezallier d’Argenville (1680-1765)

La théorie et la pratique du jardinage où l’on traite à fond des beaux jardins appelés communément les jardins de plaisance et de propreté

1739 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 352.80
149

« Kermesse aux étoiles » 

EUR 80.00 - 100.00 EUR 315.00
237

Affiche entoilée Paul Champseix – «Luchon, la reine des Pyrénées - Chemins de fer d’Orléans et du Midi»

EUR 150.00 - 180.00 EUR 315.00
405 Leonetto Cappielo .

« Je ne fume que le Nil – Papier à Cigarette»

EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 277.20
7

Abbé François Rozier : « Cours complet d’agriculture »

1793 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 252.00
438 Illust. Par A.Romes.

« Columbia Chainelss »

EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 252.00
563

Cent quarante-six photographies argentiques et albuminées et un album

EUR 200.00 - 250.00 EUR 252.00
622

Ensemble de 9 affiches de G. Matthieu « Air France »

EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 252.00
651

Cartes de visites de deuils et remerciements par Leatizia Bonaparte, Paul Deschanel, Jules Massenet, Ctesse de Breteuil, …

EUR 100.00 - 200.00 EUR 252.00
4 Lenglet Du Fresnoy, Nicolas (1674-1755)

« Méthodes pour étudier l’histoire ».

1729 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 226.80
124

Affiche Poulbot : « Ca aussi… C’est Paris »

EUR 200.00 - 350.00 EUR 226.80
196

Affiches en 16 exemplaires « République nationale. Marine nationale. Recrutement armée de l’air »

1914 EUR 100.00 - 150.00 EUR 226.80
429

Affichette « Moscou, 1904 ». Guerre Russo-Japonaise.

EUR 60.00 - 80.00 EUR 226.80
180bis

REVOLUTION BOLCHEVIQUE

Not Available EUR 226.80
91

Jeune femme à la colombe

Not Available EUR 214.20
120

Ensemble de photogaphies majoritairement en noir et blanc

Not Available EUR 201.60
5

« Dictionnaire des jardiniers »

EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 189.00
  • <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Leon TOLSTOÏ. <i>Anna Karenina.</i> Moscou, 1878. First and full edition of the Russian novel, in the author’s language.<br>Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Mark TWAIN. <i>Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's comrade).</i> New York, 1885. First American edition.<br>Est. 5 000 / 6 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Walt WHITMAN. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn, New York, 1856. Second edition gathering 32 poems. Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Karen BLIXEN. <i>Out of Africa.</i> Londres, 1937. First edition in the UK, before Danish translation and American release.<br>Est. 1 500 / 2 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Ernest HEMINGWAY. <i>A Farewell to Arms.</i> New York, 1929. First edition with $2.50 on the dust and A on the copyright page.<br>Est. 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> James JOYCE. <i>Ulysses.</i> Paris, Shakespeare and Company, 1922. First edition published by Sylvia Beach. Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> James JOYCE. <i>Dubliners.</i> Londres, 1914. First edition. Nice copy in publisher’s cardboard. Est. 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Franz KAFKA. 8 novels in German first edition, published in München, Leipzig and Berlin 1916-1931. Est. from 300 / 400 to 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> David Herbert LAWRENCE. <i>Lady Chatterley's Lover.</i> Florence, 1928. Privately printed first edition. Est. 4 000 / 5 000 €
    John STEINBECK. <i>The Grapes of Wrath.</i> New York, 1939. First edition. Nice copy with $2.75 on the cover. Est. 1 000 / 1 200 €
  • <center><b>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Road West: The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana<br>February 20, 2020</b>
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Harriet Tubman Cabinet Card by H.S. Squyer, Auburn, NY, 1892. $10,000 to $15,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Scarce <i>Events of the Tulsa Disaster,</i> First Edition, 1922. $4,000 to $6,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Unpublished CDV of Frederick Douglass by Benjamin F. Smith, 1864. $3,000 to $5,000
    <center><b>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Road West: The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana<br>February 20, 2020</b>
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> California Imprint of <i>President Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation</i> Broadside, 1864. $10,000 to $15,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> John C.H. Grabill Cabinet Card of Buffalo Soldier Wearing Buffalo Coat, ca 1886. $8,000 to $10,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Rare <i>What Mrs. Fisher Knows About Old Southern Cooking,</i> 2nd Cookbook Published by African American. $6,000 to $8,000
    <center><b>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Road West: The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana<br>February 20, 2020</b>
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Frederick Douglass Walking Stick, 1888. $3,000 to $5,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Only Known Slave Narrative Published Independently in California, <i>Life and Adventures of James Williams.</i> $2,000 to $4,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Rare First Edition of History of Black Literature, Abbé Grégoire <i>De La Littérature des Nègres</i>. $2,500 to $3,000
    <center><b>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Road West: The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana<br>February 20, 2020</b>
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> African American Soldier and Medal of Honor Winner Christian A. Fleetwood CDV, PLUS. $8,000 to $10,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Jack Johnson vs. Jim Jeffries Pennant, 1910 Reno, Nevada. $2,000 to $4,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Joe Gans Photograph at 1906 Goldfield, Nevada Fight by Percy Dana. $600 to $800
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Francis Scott Key, <i>Star Spangled Banner,</i> first printing, c. 1814-16. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> William Sydney Porter, a.k.a. “O. Henry,” archive of drawings made to illustrate a lost mining memoir, c. 1883-84. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> [Bay Psalm Book], printed for Hezekiah Usher of Boston, Cambridge, c. 1648-65. $50,000 to $75,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Book of Mormon, first edition, Palmyra, 1830. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>Noticia estraordinario,</i> probable first announcement in Mexico City of the fall of the Alamo, 1836. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Patrick Gass, first edition of earliest first-hand account of the Lewis and Clarke expedition, Pittsburgh, 1807. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Diploma from the Princeton Class of 1783, commencement attended by Washington & Continental Congress. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>Sprague Light Cavalry!</i> color-printed broadside, NY, 1863. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>The Lincoln & Johnson Union Campaign Songster,</i> Philadelphia, 1864. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Lucy Parsons, labor organizer, albumen cabinet card, New York, 1886. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Daniel L.F. Swift, journal as third mate on a Pacific Whaling voyage, 1848-1850. $3,000 to $4,0000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Two photos of Thomas Moran, Grand Canyon, silver prints, 1901. $1,500 to $2,500.
  • <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Helvelius. Two Autograph Letters Signed to Francis Aston, Royal Society Secretary, noting his feud with Robert Hooke, 5 pp total, 1685. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Newton, Isaac. Autograph manuscript on God, 4 pp, c.1710, "In the beginning was the Word...."?$100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. First edition, first issue. Untrimmed copy in contemporary boards. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Lincoln, Abraham. Signed photograph, beardless portrait with Civil War provenance. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> IMPEACHMENT. Original engrossed copy of the first Andrew Johnson impeachment resolution vote. $120,000 to $180,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Mucha, Alphonse. 11 original pencil drawings for?<i>Andelicek z Baroku,</i> "Litte Baroque Angel," Prague, 1929. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Einstein, Albert. Annotated Galley Proofs for <i>The Meaning of Relativity.</i> 1921. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Silverstein, Shel. Original maquette for <i>The Giving Tree,</i> 34 original drawings. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Roth, Philip. Typed Manuscript with substantial autograph corrections for an unpublished sequel to <i>The Breast.</i> $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Taupin, Bernie. Autograph Manuscript, the original draft of lyrics for Elton John's "Candle in the Wind," 2 pp, 1973. $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> HARVEY, WILLIAM. <i>De Motu Cordis et Sanguinis in Animalibus Anatomica Exercitatio.</i> Padua: 1643. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> CESALPINO, ANDREA. <i>Peripateticarum Quaestionum Libri Quinque.</i> Venice: 1571. $30,000 to $40,000.
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