• Heritage Auctions, June 27
    F. Scott Fitzgerald
    The Great Gatsby
    New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925
    Heritage Auctions, June 27
    Mary Shelley
    Frankenstein: or, The Modern Prometheus
    London: Lackington, Hughes, Harding, Mavor, & Jones, 1818
    Heritage Auctions, June 27
    J. R. R. Tolkien
    The Hobbit; or, There and Back Again
    London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1937
    Heritage Auctions, June 27
    Jane Austen
    Emma: A Novel. In Three Volumes. By the Author of "Pride and Prejudice," &c. &c.
    London: Printed for John Murray, 1816
    Heritage Auctions, June 27
    Robert Louis Stevenson
    An Inland Voyage
    London: C. Kegan Paul & Co., 1878
    Heritage Auctions, June 27
    Ernest Hemingway
    Three Stories & Ten Poems
    Paris: Contact Publishing Co., 1923
    Heritage Auctions, June 27
    Meriwether Lewis and William Clark
    History of the Expedition under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clark
    Philadelphia, 1814
    Heritage Auctions, June 27
    Emily Dickinson
    Autograph letter signed ("Emily and Vinnie"), to Mary Adelaide Hills
    Amherst, MA, Late April, 1880
    Heritage Auctions, June 27
    John Keats
    Autograph letter signed ("John Keats"), to Mrs. Jeffrey
    Honiton 4 or 5 May 1818
    Heritage Auctions, June 27
    Samuel Johnson
    A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are deduced from their Originals…
    London, 1765
    Heritage Auctions, June 27
    H. P. Lovecraft
    Small archive of nine lengthy autograph letters signed variously over a period of six years to J. Vernon Shea.
    Various places, 1931-1937
    Heritage Auctions, June 27
    Izaak Walton
    The Compleat Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation…
    London: T. homas Maxey for Rich. ard Marriot, 1653
  • Freeman’s | Hindman, June 25: [Keats, John] Spenser, Edmund: The Works of that Famous English Poet, Mr. Edmond Spenser. $50,000 - $80,000.
    Freeman’s | Hindman, June 25: (Walton, Izaak): The Compleat Angler or the Contemplative man's Recreation. Being a Discourse of Fish and Fishing. $30,000 - $50,000.
    Freeman’s | Hindman, June 25: Thomas, Gabriel: An Historical and Geographical Account of the Province and Country of Pensilvania; and of West-New-Jersey in America. $25,000 - $35,000.
    Freeman’s | Hindman, June 25: [Carroll, Lewis]: The Game of Alice in Wonderland. $2,000 - $3,000.
    Freeman’s | Hindman, June 25: Athias, Joseph, et al.: Biblia Hebraica. $7,000 - $10,000.
    Freeman’s | Hindman, June 25: [Warhol, Andy, and Jens Quistgaard] Dansk Designs Salesman's Presentation Catalogue. $2,500 - $3,500.
  • Sotheby’s, June 26: Poe, Edgar Allan. Tamerlane — the most poignant rarity in American literature. 400,000 - 600,000 USD
    Sotheby’s, June 26: The Declaration of Independence. "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal..." 2,500,000 - 5,000,000 USD
    Sotheby’s, June 26: William Blake. “Poems with very wild and interesting pictures” 1,200,000 - 1,800,000 USD
    Sotheby’s, June 26: Thomas Taylor [artist]. The original cover art for Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. 400,000 - 600,000 USD
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Du Mouchelles: February 2024 - Day 2

Auction Reports

Auction Name February 2024 - Day 2 Total Sales (USD) 82,740.60
Auction Date February 16, 2024 - February 16, 2024 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 57,350.00
Sale Number #21624 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 94,375.00
Total Lots 172
Sold Lots 149 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 63,475.00
% of Lots Sold 86.63% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 105,200.00
Unsold Lots 23 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 78.65%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
1000

Presidents of the United States, Lavishly Bound Collection of Presidential Autographs

Ca. 1925 USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00 USD 20,640.00
1107 Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950)

Cocktail (Martini)

1932 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 3,870.00
1368 After Kawase Hasui (Japanese, 1883-1957)

Arakawa River in May Rain, Snow at Mukojima, Mt. Fuji

Ca. Later 20th C. USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 2,902.50
1246 Wassily Kandinsky (Russian, 1866-1944)

Jusque L'Abstraction

Ca. 1913 USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 1,677.00
1044 Paik Nam June (Korean, 1932-2006)

Casi

1992 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,677.00
1261 Adolph Gottlieb (American, 1903-1974)

Embossed Print on Paper

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 1,548.00
1036 Victor Vasarely (French/Hungarian, 1906-1997)

Zebras

USD 700.00 - 900.00 USD 1,548.00
1274

1950 Bowman Jackie Robinson #22 Baseball Card, PSA 1.5

USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,419.00
1035 Sam Glankoff (American, 1894-1982)

Untitled

1982 USD 1,500.00 - 3,000.00 USD 1,419.00
1319 Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

Hell Canto 14 from the Devine Comedy Suite

Ca. 1960s USD 150.00 - 250.00 USD 1,290.00
1120 Jacques Hnizdovsky (Ukrainian, 1915-1985)

Tiger Cat

Ca. 1978 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 1,290.00
1419 Edgar Rice Burroughs,

Edgar Rice Burroughs, Leather Bound Books: Jungle Tales, Tarzan of the Apes Etc.

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 1,096.50
1047 Hasui Kawase (Japanese, 1883-1957)

Fudo Temple in Meguro, Tokyo (Meguro Fudo- Do)

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 967.50
1123 James Abbott Mcneill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)

Fumette (from Twelve Etchings from Nature)

Ca. 1858 USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 903.00
1110 Walasse Ting (American/Chinese, 1929-2010)

Night (Nude with Chrysanthemum)

Ca. 1977 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 838.50
1053 Kawase Hasui (Japanese, 1883-1957)

Chuzenji Temple at Utagahama Beach

1946-1957 USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 774.00
1423

Photographic History of the Civil War 10-Volume Set by Review of Reviews Co.

1912 USD 150.00 - 300.00 USD 709.50
1427 Jacques Casanova Arthur Machen

Memoirs of Jacques Casanova 6-Volume Set by Arthur Machen

Ca. 1890 USD 75.00 - 125.00 USD 709.50
1103 Erte (Romain De Tirtoff) (French, 1892-1990)

Coquette

1981 USD 500.00 - 700.00 USD 709.50
1420 G. Maspero

History of Egypt 13-Volume Set by G. Maspero

1903-1906 USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 645.00
1426

Leather Bound Books (7) Whitman "Leaves of Grass" (Lewis Daniel) 8 pcs

USD 100.00 - 300.00 USD 645.00
1074 Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987)

America

USD 500.00 - 700.00 USD 645.00
1407 Frank Elgar Illus. by Georges Braque (1882-1963)

Resurrection De L'Oiseau

1958 USD 700.00 - 900.00 USD 645.00
1240 Oscar Dominguez (Spanish, 1906-1957)

Corrida

1950 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 645.00
1326

George Washington on the Battlefield of Trenton

Early 1800's USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 645.00
  • Bonhams, June 15-25: 18th Century American Sea Captain's Journals of Voyages to Hawaii, China, and South America. $35,000 - $45,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Admiral Richard E. Byrd's Autograph Diary from Bolling Advance Base, Winter 1934. $40,000 - $60,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Thoreau, Henry David. Walden; Or, Life in the Woods. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1854. $4,000 - $6,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Cellarius, Andreas. Harmonia macrocosmica seu atlas universalis et novus, totius universi creati cosmographiam generalem, et novam exhibens. $20,000 - $30,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Nobelist George Stigler's Copy of Ricardo's Classic on the Science of Economics. $20,000 - $30,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Histoire charmante de l'adolescente sucre d'amour. Paris: F. L. Schmied, 1927. $15,000 - $20,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Fine Copy of Walras's Classic on the Theory of Marginal Utility. $12,000 - $18,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Arion Press Moby Dick. Melville, Herman. $8,000 - $12,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Venegas, Miguel. Noticia de la California, y desu conquista temporal, y espiritual hasta el tiempo presente. $7,000 - $9,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Carelton Watkins, Yosemite and the West. Portfolio of 21 imperial albumen prints. $6,000 - $9,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: An Unpublished Archive of Thornton Wilder Correspondence to F.J. O'Neil. $6,000 - $9,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Vesalius, Andreas. 1514-1564. Suorum de humani corporis fabrica librorum epitome. $100,000 - $150,000
  • Bonhams, June 25: Vesalius, Andreas. 1514-1564. De humani corporis fabrica libri septem. $200,000 - $300,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Gersdorff, Hans Von. 1455-1529. Feldtbuch der wundartzney. $40,000 - $60,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Pare, Ambroise. C.1509-1590. La Methode Curative des Playes, et Fractures de la Teste humaine. Avec les pourtraits des Instruments necessaires pour la curation d'icelles. $25,000 - $30,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Reisch, Gregor. 1470-1525. Margarita Philosophica. $20,000 - $30,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Bright, Richard. 1789-1858. Reports of Medical Cases, Selected with a View of Illustrating the Symptoms and Cure of Diseases by a Reference to Morbid Anatomy. $12,000 - $18,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Berengario da Carpi, Giacomo. C. 1460-1530. Tractatus de fractura calve sive cranei. $10,000 - $15,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Vicq D'Azyr, Felix. 1748-1794. Traite d'antomie et de physiologie. $8,000 - $12,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Croce, Giovanni Andrea Della. 1509?-1775. Chirurgia libri septem... $8,000 - $12,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Bruno Da Longburgo. 1200-1286. La cyrogia di Maistro Bruno: Expertissimo in quella. Tradutta in vulgare. $8,000 - $12,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Schwann, Theodor. 1810-1882. Mikroskopische Untersuchungen uber die Ubereinstimmung in der Struktur und dem Wachsthum der Thiere und Pflanzen. $8,000 - $12,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Cowper, William. 1666-1709. The Anatomy of Humane Bodies, with Figures Drawn after the Life… $6,000 - $9,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Bidloo, Govard. 1649-1713. Anatomia humani corporis, centum & quinque tabulis, per artificiossis. G. de Lairesse ad vivum delineatis. $6,000 - $9,000
  • Old World Auctions (Jun 5-19):
    Lot 4. Blaeu's Magnificent Carte-a-Figures World Map in Full Contemporary Color (1642) Est. $12,000 - $15,000
    Old World Auctions (Jun 5-19):
    Lot 125. 1775 Edition of the Landmark Fry-Jefferson Map of Virginia and Maryland (1775) Est. $15,000 - $18,000
    Old World Auctions (Jun 5-19):
    Lot 673. Rare Frontispiece in Full Contemporary Color with Gilt Highlights (1662) Est. $4,000 - $4,750
    Old World Auctions (Jun 5-19):
    Lot 717. Complete Tanner Atlas with Important Maps of Texas & Iowa (1845) Est. $4,000 - $4,750
    Old World Auctions (Jun 5-19):
    Lot 3. Henricus Hondius' Baroque-Style World Map (1641) Est. $9,500 - $11,000
    Old World Auctions (Jun 5-19):
    Lot 258. Complete Set of De Bry's Native Virginians & Picts from Part I of Grands Voyages (1608) Est. $2,750 - $3,500
    Old World Auctions (Jun 5-19):
    Lot 608. Superb Work on 18th Century Russia with over 100 Maps and Plates (1788) Est. $3,500 - $4,250
    Old World Auctions (Jun 5-19):
    Lot 49. One of the Most Important 16th Century Maps of the New World (1556) Est. $5,000 - $6,000
    Old World Auctions (Jun 5-19):
    Lot 706. Superb Image of the Annunciation in Contemporary Hand Color (1518) Est. $900 - $1,100
    Old World Auctions (Jun 5-19):
    Lot 123. One of the Earliest Maps to Show Philadelphia (1695) Est. $4,000 - $4,750
    Old World Auctions (Jun 5-19):
    Lot 631. One of the Earliest Printed Maps of Afghanistan & Pakistan (1482) Est. $1,900 - $2,200
    Old World Auctions (Jun 5-19):
    Lot 689. Proof Copy Engraving of the Senate Floor During the Compromise of 1850 (1855) Est. $1,500 - $1,800
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