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Pierre Berge and Associes: Ancient and Modern Books

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Auction Name Ancient and Modern Books Total Sales (EUR) 221,411.00
Auction Date 12/13/2019 - 12/13/2019 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 125,870.00
Sale Number #102076 High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 157,140.00
Total Lots 150
Sold Lots 99 Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 362,020.00
% of Lots Sold 66.00% High Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 442,610.00
Unsold Lots 51 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 50.02%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
101 PLATON. [CONVIVIUM]

Le Banquet de Platon traictant d'amoiur & de beauté, avec argumens sur chacune oraison, sommairement deduits.

1556 EUR 3,500.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 31,594.00
145 GIACOMETTI, Alberto.

Paris sans fin.

1969 EUR 20,000.00 - 22,000.00 EUR 30,330.00
69 GUITRY, Sacha.

Jean de La Fontaine.

EUR 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 EUR 18,200.00
113 RESTIF DE LA BRETONNE, Nicolas Edme.

Monsieur-Nicolas; ou Le Coeur-humain dévoilé. Publié par lui-même.

1794-1797. EUR 10,000.00 - 12,000.00 EUR 12,006.00
119 SAINT EXUPERY, Antoine de.

The Little Prince.

[1943]. EUR 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 EUR 10,110.00
8 CHARDIN, Jean.

Voyages en Perse et autres lieux de l'Orient.

1811 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 8,846.00
56 DUMAS, Alexandre.

Le Comte de Monte-Christo.

1846 EUR 3,500.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 8,214.00
64 GALLAND, Antoine.

Les mille & une nuits. Contes Arabes.

1726 EUR 3,000.00 - 3,500.00 EUR 6,572.00
17 THIÉBAULT, Dieudonné.

Mes souvenirs de vingt ans de séjour à Berlin; ou Frédéric le Grand, sa Famille, sa Cour, son Gouvernement, son Académie, ses Écoles, et ses Amis littérateurs et philosophes.

1804 EUR 1,200.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 5,055.00
50 CHODERLOS DE LACLOS, Pierre Ambroise François.

Les Liaisons dangereuses.

1782 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 4,802.00
62 FLAUBERT, Gustave.

Par les Champs et par les grèves (voyage en Bretagne) accompagné de mélanges et de fragments inédits.

1886 EUR 2,500.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 4,802.00
93 [METHODIUS, pseudo].

Methodius primum olimpiade et postea Tyri civitatum episcop[atium].

1516 [ou 1500 ?]. EUR 3,500.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 4,550.00
147 PICASSO, Pablo. ARTAUD, Antonin.

Autre chose que l'enfant beau.

[1957]. EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 3,791.00
130 TOLSTOI, Léon.

La Guerre et la paix.

1879 EUR 2,500.00 - 3,500.00 EUR 3,286.00
3 BACLER D'ALBE, Louis Albert Ghislain, Baron.

Carte Générale du théâtre de la guerre en Italie et dans les Alpes depuis le passage du Var jusqu'à l'entrée des Français à Rome.

[1802]. EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 3,159.00
14 [FONTAINE, Pierre François Léonard & PERCIER, Charles].

Le Sacre de S.M. l'Empereur Napoléon, dans l'église Métropolitaine de Paris, le XI frimaire An XIII, dimanche 2 décembre 1804.

[vers 1804]. EUR 1,200.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 2,528.00
35 BAUDELAIRE, Charles.

OEuvres complètes.

1868- 1870. EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 2,401.00
1

ALMANACH. Postes impériales. État général des routes de poste de l'Empire français, du royaume d'Italie, de la confédération du Rhin, &c., dressé par ordre du Conseil d'Administration pour l'an 1814.

1814 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 2,148.00
20 ZOLA, Emile.

Germinal.

1885 EUR 1,800.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 2,022.00
112 RESTIF DE LA BRETONNE, Nicolas Edme.

Ingénue Saxancour, ou La Femme séparée: histoire propre à démontrer, combien il est dangereux pour les filles, de se marier par entêtement, et avec précipitation, malgré leurs parens. Ecrite par elle-même.

1789 EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 1,896.00
59 FLAUBERT, Gustave.

Madame Bovary. Moeurs de Province.

1857 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 1,832.00
16

[PREMIER CONSUL]. Le Jugement de Numa, action dramatique représentée sur le Théâtre de la Scala à Milan, le 26 juin 1803, An 2e, pour la célébration de la fête annuelle nationale ordonnée par décret de la Consulte d'Etat.

[1803]. EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 1,769.00
37 BECKFORD, William.

Vathek, conte arabe.

1787 EUR 700.00 - 800.00 EUR 1,643.00
84 MARTIN DU GARD, Roger.

Notes sur André Gide 1913-1951.

1951 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 1,580.00
85 MATISSE, Henri.

Jazz.

1947 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 1,580.00
  • <center><b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Books & Works on Paper<br>Including Autographs & Memorabilia<br>31 March 2020</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar. 31:</b> Rackham (Arthur). The Old Hag Standing Outside a Cottage, original drawing, signed by the artist, [c.1909]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar. 31:</b> Rowling (J.K.) <i>Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone,</i> FIRST EDITION, first printing, signed by the author, original pictorial wrappers, 1997. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar. 31:</b> Castiglione (Giuseppe, after). Twelve plates from <i>Twenty views of the European Palaces of the Yuanming yuan,</i> 1783-1786. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <center><b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Books & Works on Paper<br>Including Autographs & Memorabilia<br>31 March 2020</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar. 31:</b> Spanish Antiphonal.- Antiphonal manuscript, [Spain], ca. 1650. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar. 31:</b> Almanach de Gotha.- Almost complete run 1769 to 1945, 12mo & 8vo, Gotha, C.W. Ettinger [- Justus Perthes]. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar. 31:</b> Bible, Greek.- New Testament [Greek], Novum Iesu Christi D.N. testamentum, ex bibliotheca regia, 2 parts in one, Robert Estienne, Paris, 1550. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <center><b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Books & Works on Paper<br>Including Autographs & Memorabilia<br>31 March 2020</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar. 31:</b> Lithgow (William). <i>The Total Discourse of the rare Adventures… from Scotland, to the most famous kingdoms in Europe, Asia, and Affrica…,</i> woodcut illustrations, 4to, I. Oakes, 1640. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar. 31:</b> Spanish Interest.-16th -18th Century. Large collection of letters related to prominent members of the Spanish court and clergymen,; v.s., late 16th-mid 18th century. £1,800 to £2,200.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar. 31:</b> Darwin (Charles). <i>The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex,</i> 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, first issue8vo, John Murray, 1871. £1,500 to £2,000.
    <center><b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Books & Works on Paper<br>Including Autographs & Memorabilia<br>31 March 2020</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar. 31:</b> Loewy (Raymond) ARR. Mickey Mouse, original gouache and air brush illustration of Mickey Mouse, signed by artist., n.p. [1946]. £1,500 to £2,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar. 31:</b> Potter (Beatrix) & Sendak (Maurice). <i>The Tale of Peter Rabbit,</i> NUMBER 2 OF 250 SIGNED COPIES, WITH AN ORIGINAL DRAWING BY SENDAK, New York, 1995. £1,500 to £2,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Mar. 31:</b> Wolstenholm (Jonathan) ARR. Books on Books, original watercolor, signed and dated by the artist, 2005.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Abraham Lincoln, <i>Emancipation Proclamation by the President of the United States,</i> pamphlet, 1862. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Family papers of the distinguished Ruby-Jackson family, Portland, Maine, 1853-1961. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Family papers of the Confederate Vice President Alexander Stephens & the persons who served him, 1866-1907. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Autograph book with inscriptions by orators Moses Roper & Peter Williams, 1821-54. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Archive of letters, postcards, and greeting cards sent by Romare Bearden, 1949-87. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b><br>E. Simms Campbell, <i>A Night-Club Map of Harlem,</i> in inaugural issue of Manhattan, 1933. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Papers of the comedian Nipsey Russell, including a letter from MLK, 1929-2000. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Early German-American anti-slavery broadside, <i>Sclaven-Handel,</i> Philadelphia, 1794. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Edmonia Lewis, prominent sculptor, carte-de-visite by Henry Rocher, c. 1866-71. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b><br><i>The Black Panther: Black Community News Service,</i> 44 issues, San Francisco, 1967-1971. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest Withers, <i>I Am A Man, Sanitation Workers Strike,</i> silver print, 1968. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>March For Freedom Now!,</i> poster for the 1960 Republican Convention. $4,000 to $6,000.
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