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Ketterer Kunst Doerling: Rare Books - Main Sale

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Auction Name Rare Books - Main Sale Total Sales (EUR) 472,936.00
Auction Date 11/25/2019 - 11/25/2019 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 338,800.00
Sale Number #491b High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 338,800.00
Total Lots 248
Sold Lots 157 Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 572,500.00
% of Lots Sold 63.31% High Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 572,500.00
Unsold Lots 91 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 82.61%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
276

Die Brücke Katalog zur Ausstellung der K. G. Brücke in der Galerie Arnold, Dresden Schloßstraße. September 1910.

1910 EUR 14,000.00 - 14,000.00 EUR 26,250.00
190 Gerhard Friedrich Müller

Sammlung russischer Geschichte. 9 Bände.

1732-64. EUR 3,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 25,000.00
131

Merian-Bibel Biblia, Das ist: Die gantze Schrifft Alten und Newen Testaments. Verteutscht: Durch D. Martin Luther. 3 Teile in 1 Band.

1630 EUR 3,500.00 - 3,500.00 EUR 13,125.00
171 Abraham Ortelius

Theatrum orbis terrarum (Fragment mit Karten).

1579 EUR 5,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 10,625.00
336 Jan J. Schoonhoven

Geprägte Strukturen.

1972 EUR 6,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 10,000.00
337 Fernand Mourlot

Joan Miró Lithographe II.

1975 EUR 3,500.00 - 3,500.00 EUR 10,000.00
105

Kölnchronik Die Cronica van der hilliger Stat Coellen.

1499 EUR 6,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 9,375.00
102 Nicolaus de Ausmo

Supplementum summae Pisanellae. Daran: Astesanus, Canones poenitentiales. - Alexander de Nevo, Consilia contra Iudaeos fenerantes.

1476 EUR 7,000.00 - 7,000.00 EUR 8,750.00
120 Conrad Gesner

Thierbuch. Vogelbuch. Fischbuch. 3 Werke in 1 Band.

1563, 1581 und 1575 EUR 5,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 8,750.00
110

Speciale missarum secundum chorum Herbipolensium.

1509 EUR 8,000.00 - 8,000.00 EUR 8,125.00
172 Matthäus Seutter

Atlas novus sive geographicae totius orbis faciem (Kupfertitel).

1731-1742. EUR 4,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 8,125.00
162 Ernst Haeckel

Unterwasserlandschaft. Original-Aquarell.

1876 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,000.00 EUR 7,500.00
107 Johannes Widmann

Behend und hüpsch Rechnung uff allen Kauffmannschafften.

1500 EUR 5,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 6,750.00
197 Friedrich Martens

Spitzbergische oder Groenlandische Reise Beschreibung gethan im Jahr 1671.

1675 EUR 2,000.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 6,750.00
101 Thomas von Aquin

Quaestiones de duodecim quodlibet.

1475 EUR 6,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 6,250.00
236 Carel Allard

L'art de batir les vaisseaux et d'en perfectionner la construction. 3 Teile in 1 Band.

1718-1719. EUR 6,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 6,250.00
170 Sebastian Münster

Cosmographey: das ist Beschreibung aller Länder, Herrschafften, und fürnembsten Stetten des gantzen Erdbodens ... biß ins M.DC.LXXVIII. Jar gemehret.

1578 EUR 4,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 6,125.00
287 Marc Chagall

Der Spaziergang I. Orig.-Radierung mit Kaltnadel. Signiert und numeriert.

1923 EUR 1,500.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 6,125.00
187 Siegmund von Herberstein

Rerum moscoviticarum auctores varis.

1600 EUR 4,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 5,625.00
233 Friedrich Nietzsche

Die fröhliche Wissenschaft.

1882 EUR 3,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 5,500.00
144 Leonhart Fuchs

New Kreüterbuch.

1543 EUR 5,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 5,375.00
191 Philipp Johann von Strahlenberg

An histori-geographical description of the north and eastern parts of Europe and Asia; but more particularly of Russia, Siberia, and Great Tartarey.

1736-1737. EUR 4,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 5,250.00
207 Bodoni

Descrizione delle feste celebrate in Parma l'anno MDCCLXIX per le auguste nozze di sua altezza reale l'Infante Don Ferdinando colla reale Arciduchessa Maria Amalia.

1769 EUR 5,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 5,000.00
215 Johann Gottlieb Georgi

Déscription de toutes les nations de l'empire de Russie. 3 Teile in 1 Band.

1776-1777-1799. EUR 5,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 5,000.00
242 Rainer Maria Rilke

2 eigenhändige Briefe mit Unterschrift

1907, 1910. EUR 3,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 4,875.00
  • <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.
  • <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 €
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