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Auction Name Modern Illustrated Books and Original Bindings Total Sales (EUR) 148,947.00
Auction Date 12/15/2020 - 12/15/2020 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 95,520.00
Sale Number #121520a High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 122,670.00
Total Lots 200
Sold Lots 159 Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 251,590.00
% of Lots Sold 79.50% High Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 316,690.00
Unsold Lots 41 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 47.03%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
68 TZARA (Tristan).

Cinéma calendrier du cœur abstrait. Maisons.

s.d. [1920]. EUR 10,000.00 - 12,000.00 EUR 15,000.00
89 [DUBUFFET (Jean)]. GUILLEVIC (Eugène).

Les Murs.

[1950]. EUR 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 EUR 11,250.00
75 ROSNY (Joseph-Henry).

Tabubu. La Femme et l'amour dans l'ancienne Égypte.

1932 EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 6,000.00
99 CHAR (René).

Lettera amorosa.

1963 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 5,500.00
71 KIPLING (Rudyard).

La Chasse de Kaa.

1930 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 5,125.00
97 JOUHANDEAU (Marcel).

Descente aux enfers.

1961 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 5,000.00
81 HUGNET (Georges).

Œillades ciselées en branche.

1939 EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 4,875.00
23 MONTHERLANT (Henry de).

Les Bestiaires.

1932 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 3,625.00
57 SAINT-PHALLE (Niki de).

Ensemble 5 pièces autographes.

Années 1990 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 2,875.00
7 COBURN (Alvin Langdon).

New York.

EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 2,500.00
72 KIPLING (Rudyard).

La Chasse de Kaa. Lot d'épreuves d'essai et deux matrices en bois debout.

Vers 1929-1930 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 2,250.00
79 DARAGNÈS (Jean-Gabriel).

Paris 1937.

1937 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 2,000.00
95 VOLLARD (Ambroise).

Les Réincarnations du père Ubu.

1955 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 2,000.00
3 BAUDELAIRE (Charles).

Le Spleen de Paris.

1926 EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 1,875.00
13 GENEVOIX (Maurice).

Le Roman de Renard.

1958 EUR 1,200.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 1,875.00
59 TINGUELY (Jean).

10 pièces, certaines originales, certaines reproduites, avec des mots autographes.

Années 1980-1990 EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 1,875.00
98 JOUFFROY (Alain).

Tire à l'arc.

1962 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 1,875.00
110 JULIET (Charles).

La Roue des saisons.

1993 EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 1,875.00
69 CARCO (Francis).

La Légende et la vie d'Utrillo.

1927 EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 1,750.00
76 BOULENGER (Jacques).

Miroir à deux faces.

s.d. [1933] EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 1,750.00
90 ORLÉANS (Charles d').

Poèmes.

s.d. [1950]. EUR 1,200.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 1,750.00
91 PONGE (Francis).

Cinq Sapates.

1950 EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 1,750.00
65 HILDEBRANDT (Lily).

Klein-Rainers Weltreise.

1918 EUR 1,200.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 1,625.00
58 SAINT-PHALLE (Niki de).

"Très chère Claude, je suis horrifiée..."

n.d. EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 1,500.00
61 NICHOLSON (Sir William).

An Alphabet.

1898 [1897]. EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 1,500.00
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. The Rocky Mountains. Emigrants Crossing the Plains, 1866. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in English]. <i>The New Testament of Jesus Christ, translated faithfully into English.</i> Rheims, 1582. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in Latin]. <i>Biblia latina.</i> Venice: Franz Renner of Hailbrun [Heilbrunn], 1483. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> SHELLEY, Percy Bysshe (1792-1822). Autograph letter signed ("P. B. S."), to Charles Ollier. Florence, Italy, 15 December 1819. “MY PROMETHEUS IS THE BEST THING I EVER WROTE.” $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> RAMSAY, David (1749-1815). <i>The History of the Revolution of South-Carolina…</i> Trenton: Isaac Collins, 1785. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BINDINGS]. MUIR, John (1838-1914). <i>The Writings of John Muir.</i> Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1916-1924. 10 vols. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [CHICAGO] -- <i>Park & Guide Map of Chicago.</i> Chicago: Jas. Van Vechten, 1873. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [ALLEN PRESS]. SHAKESPEARE, William (1564-1616). <i>Romeo and Juliet.</i> Greenbrae: Allen Press, 1988. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BEMELMANS, Ludwig (1898-1962). Pencil drawing on paper. 247 x 198 mm, sight, matted and framed. Showing a child shooting at a baby's balloon. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [LOGAN ELM PRESS]. HARVEY, Rebecca. <i>Any Number of Things.</i> Ohio State University, 2013. Single sheet paper scroll. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BINYON, Laurence (1869-1943). A small archive of letters and pamphlets. $200 to $300.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> <i>Westvaco–Inspirations for Printers,</i> 3 volumes, 1938-61. $200 to $300.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Proef van Letteren, <i>Welk gegooten worden in de Nieuwe Haerlemsche Lettergietery,</i> 1768. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Paul Klee, <i>Bauhaus Ausstellung Juli – Sept.,</i> Weimar, 1923. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Michel Seuphor & Jozef Peeters, <i>Het Overzicht Nos.</i> 22-23-24, Antwerp, 1922. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Wolfrum & Co., <i>Modern Graphik, Serie I…,</i> complete portfolio, 1909. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> <i>Gravure et Fonderie deC. Derriey: Specimen-Album,</i> Paris, 1862. $5,000 to $7,500.
  • <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>12/13 May<br>Printed Books, Maps & Prints, Numismatic Books from the Milne-Henderson Collection</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, 12/13 May:</b> Mariette (Pierre-Jean). <i>Traité des pierres gravées / Recueil des pierres gravées...,</i> 2 vols., 1750. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Dominic Winter, 12/13 May:</b> [Bryant, Jacob & William Cole]. <i>Gemmarum Antiquarum Delectus, [Marlborough Gems],</i> 2 volumes, [privately printed, 1780-83], £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Dominic Winter, 12/13 May:</b> Caylus (Anne Claude Philippe, Comte de). <i>Recueil d'Antiquités Egyptiennes, Estrusques, Grecques et Romaines,</i> 7 volumes, Paris, 1756-67, £700 to £1,000.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>12/13 May<br>Printed Books, Maps & Prints, Numismatic Books from the Milne-Henderson Collection</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, 12/13 May:</b> Devonshire Gems. <i>Duke of Devonshire's Collection of Gems,</i> privately printed, c. 1790, [one of 8 copies], £1,500 to £2,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, 12/13 May:</b> Goltz (Hubert). <i>Le Vive Imagini di tutti quasi gl'Imperatori,</i> Antwerp, 1557, £500 to £800.
    <b>Dominic Winter, 12/13 May:</b> Manuscript. <i>An Explanation of Dassier's Medals, by Charlotte Hanbury,</i> c. 1795-1800, £700 to £1,000.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>12/13 May<br>Printed Books, Maps & Prints, Numismatic Books from the Milne-Henderson Collection</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, 12/13 May:</b> Paoletti (Bartolomeo and Pietro). A collection of 300 plaster cameos presented in 7 leather-bound double-sided faux book boxes, Rome, c. 1820, £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, 12/13 May:</b> Mayer (Luigi). <i>Views in Egypt, from the Original Drawings, in the Possession of Sir Robert Ainslie,</i> London: Thomas Bensley for R. Bowyer, 1805, £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, 12/13 May:</b> Blaeu (Willem Janszoon & Johannes). <i>Theatrum orbis terrarum, sive Atlas novus, pars quarta</i> [England and Wales], Amsterdam: Johannem Blaeu, 1648, £6,000 to £8,000.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>12/13 May<br>Printed Books, Maps & Prints, Numismatic Books from the Milne-Henderson Collection</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, 12/13 May:</b> Reuter (O.M. & Mela, A.J.). <i>Finlands Fiskar. The Fishes of Finland,</i> 12 parts (complete), Helsingfors: G.W. Edlund, 1883-93, £500 to £800.
    <b>Dominic Winter, 12/13 May:</b> Lunardi (Vincenzo). <i>An Account of the First Aerial Voyage in England,</i> 2nd edition, London: Printed for the Author, 1784, £700 to £1,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, 12/13 May:</b> North America. Jansson (Jan). <i>Virginiae partis Australis et Floridae partis Orientalis,</i> circa 1641. £400 to £600.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Travel, Atlases, Maps<br>and Natural History<br>Online Auction<br>27 April – 13 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b><br>Daniel Giraud Elliot. <i>A Monograph of the Phasianidae, or Family of the Pheasants,</i> 1870-1872, coloured plates. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b><br>Georg Braun und Franz Hogenberg. <i>Civitates orbis terrarum.</i> Cologne, 1597-c.1606, 5 volumes, hand-coloured, calf. £140,000 to £200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b> Qianren Huang. "Blue Map" of China. [Daoguang, 19th century]. £60,000 to £80,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Travel, Atlases, Maps<br>and Natural History<br>Online Auction<br>27 April – 13 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b> Abraham Ortelius. <i>Theatrum orbis terrarum,</i> 1595. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b> Maxime Du Camp. <i>Egypte, Nubie, Palestine et Syrie. Dessins Photographiques.</i> Paris, 1852. £100,000 to £150,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b><br>China, Canton School. A superb album of 141 watercolours, c.1800. £70,000 to £100,000.
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