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Auction Name Royalty at Versailles Total Sales (EUR) 35,780.00
Auction Date 04/10/2022 - 04/10/2022 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 14,940.00
Sale Number #122863 High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 20,420.00
Total Lots 69
Sold Lots 42 Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 25,300.00
% of Lots Sold 60.87% High Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 34,430.00
Unsold Lots 27 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 103.92%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
16 LOUIS XIII.

Autograph letter signed [AU CARDINAL DE RICHELIEU].

1640 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 5,460.00
4 GUILLIÉ (Sébastien).

Essay on the instruction of the blind, or analytical exposition of the procedures used to instruct them.

1817 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 2,860.00
17 LOUIS XV.

Autograph letter signed "Louis" to the French ambassador in Madrid, the bishop of Rennes Louis-Guy de Guérapin de Vauréal.

1745 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 2,340.00
8

Historical Précis of the Royal, Hospitaller-Military Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem.

1815 EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00 EUR 2,080.00
12 ANNE OF AUSTRIA.

Autograph letter signed "Anne" to duke Antoine de Gramont.

1650 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 2,080.00
19 ORLÉANS (GASTON D').

Autograph letter signed "Gaston" TO HIS BROTHER LOUIS XIII.

1627 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 1,950.00
1 BOURBON-LEBLANC (Gabriel).

Statistique de la législation constitutionnelle de France en 1788, ou Maximes fondamentales de la monarchie française.

1815 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 1,430.00
9 SAGE (Balthasar -Georges).

Collection of 3 works, bound in one volume in-8, fawn glazed calf, smooth spine partitioned and decorated with gilt designs including fleurs-de-lis with high red title-piece, gilt fleurdelisé frieze framing the boards with gilt coat of arms in the center,

1814 EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 1,430.00
11 SÉGUIN (ARMAND).

Dream of administrative and financial improvements.

1828 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 1,300.00
7

Notice des tableaux exposés dans la galerie du Musée royal.

1816 EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 1,040.00
75 FRANÇOISE D'ORLEANS

Five bellringers of hunting horn.

EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00 EUR 1,000.00
13 CHARLES IX.

Letter signed "Charles", countersigned by Florimond Robertet as secretary of state, addressed to his French ambassador in Madrid, Raymond de Beccarie, sieur de Fourquevaux.

1567 EUR 600.00 - 800.00 EUR 975.00
15 FREEMASONRY AND MISCELLANEOUS.

Set of 15 handwritten documents concerning mainly Louis-Marie-Madeleine de Veau de Chavagnac, 1787-1790.

1787-1790. EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 975.00
2

Yearbook presented to the king [...] for the year 1818.

year 1818. EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 780.00
10

Explanation of the works of painting, sculpture, architecture and engraving, by living artists, exhibited at the Royal Museum of Arts, on April 24, 1817.

1817 EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 780.00
26 VICTORY (VICTORY DE BOURBON, KNOWN AS MADAME)

Autograph letter signed to the prince of Condé, Louis-Joseph de Bourbon.

1795 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 780.00
65

ASSIGNAT OF TWO HUNDRED POUNDS (AUGUST 1792).

1792 EUR 50.00 - 60.00 EUR 775.00
105

RARE AND LARGE PROVISION OF COMMANDER OF THE MILITARY ORDER OF SAINT LOUIS FOR SR VICTOR THERESE CHARPENTIER D'ENNERY, MARECHAL DE CAMP.

1765 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 750.00
104

RARE AND LARGE PROVISION OF GRAND-CROSS OF THE MILITARY ORDER OF SAINT LOUIS FOR SR VICTOR THERESE CHARPENTIER D'ENNERY, MARECHAL DE CAMP.

1771 EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 625.00
112

SET OF THREE WORKS RELATING TO CHARRETTE : J. ROUSSE " Les Lieutenants de Charrette "

1899 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 525.00
22 SAVOIE (CHRISTINE DE FRANCE, FUTURE DUCHESS

Autograph letter signed "Chrestienne" to the CARDINAL OF RICHELIEU.

EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 520.00
183

SET OF 13 ENGRAVINGS, including 8 in color, on the Tuileries Palace under the July Monarchy and the Second Empire.

EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 500.00
185

THE TILES.

EUR 600.00 - 800.00 EUR 500.00
186

STRONG SET OF 111 STEREOSCOPIC VIEWS OF THE TUILERIES

EUR 400.00 - 600.00 EUR 500.00
25 VAN HORNE (WILLEM ADRIAAN).

Autograph letter signed, mostly figured, [addressed TO THE CARDINAL OF MAZARIN].

1658 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 455.00
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