Bloomsbury Auctions: Western and Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures, 36263, London

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
07/06/2017 - 07/06/2017
Page Size: 175 items in 7 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1

Charlemagne's Admonitio Generalis, the Aachen capitulary of 789, single leaf from a decorated manuscript in Latin on parchment

Low Countries or perhaps Germanylast decades of eighth century or early decades of ninth centuryGBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00GBP 44,640.00
2

Anastasius bibliothecarius, Historia Ecclesiastica , fragment of a leaf from a manuscript, in Latin, on parchment

Francetwelfth centuryGBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 1,240.00
3

Prosper of Aquitaine, Liber epigrammatum , in Latin, fragments of a decorated manuscript on parchment

Italyfourteenth centuryGBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 496.00
4

Ambrosiaster, Quaestiones Veteris et Novi Testamenti , two fragments from leaves from a decorated manuscript, in Latin, on parchment

France or Low Countriestenth century or c. 1000GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00Not Sold
5

Augustine, Sermons , complete leaf and stub of its conjoint leaf within the bifolium, from a manuscript in Latin on parchment

France (perhaps north)tenth centuryGBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00GBP 4,960.00
6

Vast leaf from a decorated manuscript Homiliary , in Latin on parchment

probably Franceeleventh centuryGBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 992.00
7

Lectionary leaf , manuscript in Latin, on parchment

Franceeleventh centuryGBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
8

Two bifolia from an early Gradual, in Latin on parchment

probably France (perhaps Normandy or north-east coastline)second half of the twelfth centuryGBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 3,596.00
9

Bifolium with a large coloured initial from an early manuscript choirbook, in Latin on parchment

Francethirteenth centuryGBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 806.00
10

Peter Lombard, Magna Glossatura in Epistolas Pauli, the letters of St. Paul, glossed, in Latin, leaves from a decorated manuscript on parchment

northern France (probably Paris)c. 1210-20GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
11

Aristotle, De Physica, in Latin translation, leaf from a decorated manuscript on parchment

Francethirteenth centuryGBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 3,472.00
12

Bifolium from a Noted Breviary, manuscript in Latin on parchment

Francemid-thirteenth century (probably after 1230)GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 868.00
13

Leaf from an opulently illuminated early Book of Hours, in Latin, manuscript on parchment

France (perhaps Poitiers)c. 1390GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
14

Leaf from the St. Albans Bible, illuminated manuscript in Latin, on parchment

northern France (Paris)c. 1330-50GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 496.00
15

Leaf from a Book of Hours, illuminated manuscript on parchment

France (Paris)c. 1400-10GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,116.00
16

Leaf from the Chester Beatty Hours of 1408, in Latin, illuminated manuscript on parchment

northern France (Paris)parent manuscript dated 1408GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 1,860.00
17

Leaf from the Chester Beatty Hours of 1408, in Latin, illuminated manuscript on parchment

northern France (Paris)parent manuscript dated 1408GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 1,488.00
18

Three leaves containing parts of a Litany , from an illuminated Book of Hours, in Latin on parchment

southern Netherlands (probably Ghent)second half of fifteenth centuryGBP 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
19

Two bifolia from a Breviary-Antiphoner of Dominican use, decorated manuscript in Latin on parchment

south east France (probably Arles)second quarter of the fourteenth centuryGBP 1,000.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
20

Fragment from a Psalter, decorated manuscript in Latin, on parchment

Englandfirst half of the twelfth centuryGBP 1,000.00 - 2,000.00GBP 1,240.00
21

Leaf from a large and fine manuscript Breviary, with lengthy reading from Paulinus of Milan, Life of St. Ambrose, in Latin on parchment

Englandearly thirteenth centuryGBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
22

Leaf from a copy of Peter Lombard, Libri Quattuor Sententiarum, decorated manuscript in Latin on parchment

England (probably Oxford)thirteenth centuryGBP 1,200.00 - 1,800.00GBP 1,488.00
23

Leaf from a miniature Book of Hours, in Latin, illuminated manuscript on parchment

England, or Low Countries made for English marketmid-fifteenth centuryGBP 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
24

Two leaves from a Breviary, probably Use of Canterbury, in Latin, on parchment

England (probably Canterbury)early years of fifteenth centuryGBP 1,200.00 - 1,800.00Not Sold
25

Two cuttings from an illuminated Passional or Breviary, in Latin, manuscript on parchment

Englandearly fifteenth century (perhaps c. 1400-1410GBP 700.00 - 900.00Not Sold
  • <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Newton. <i>Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica</i>. London, 1687.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Josephus. <i>De antiquitate Judaica.</i> Lubeck, 1475-76.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Carlerius. <i>Sporta fragmentorum, Sportula fragmentorum</i>. Brussels, 1478-79.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Fridolin. <i>Der Schatzbehalter</i>. Nuremberg, 1491.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Pinder. <i>Der beschlossen gart des rosenkrantz marie</i>. Nuremberg, 1505.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Isidorus Hispalensis. <i>Synonyma de Homine</i>. Nuremberg, 1470-71.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Durer. Sammelband including <i>Underweysung der messing</i>. Nuremberg, 1525-29.
  • <b>TO AKABA! T.E. Lawrence and the Arab Revolt. Books, manuscripts and pictures. On exhibition 16 to 24th July at Maggs' new premises 48 Bedford Square.</b>
    <b>TO AKABA! T.E. Lawrence and the Arab Revolt. Books, manuscripts and pictures. On exhibition 16 to 24th July at Maggs' new premises 48 Bedford Square.</b>
    <b>TO AKABA! T.E. Lawrence and the Arab Revolt. Books, manuscripts and pictures. On exhibition 16 to 24th July at Maggs' new premises 48 Bedford Square.</b>
    <b>TO AKABA! T.E. Lawrence and the Arab Revolt. Books, manuscripts and pictures. On exhibition 16 to 24th July at Maggs' new premises 48 Bedford Square.</b>
    <b>TO AKABA! T.E. Lawrence and the Arab Revolt. Books, manuscripts and pictures. On exhibition 16 to 24th July at Maggs' new premises 48 Bedford Square.</b>
    <b>TO AKABA! T.E. Lawrence and the Arab Revolt. Books, manuscripts and pictures. On exhibition 16 to 24th July at Maggs' new premises 48 Bedford Square.</b>
    <b>TO AKABA! T.E. Lawrence and the Arab Revolt. Books, manuscripts and pictures. On exhibition 16 to 24th July at Maggs' new premises 48 Bedford Square.</b>
  • <b>19th Century Shop’s Catalog 170 Great Books and Photos. Please inquire for a copy.</b>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Exodus 10:10 to 16:15. Complete Biblical scroll sheet in Hebrew, a Torah scroll panel. Middle East, ca. 10th or 11th century.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Copernicus Refuted. (Astronomy.). Scientific manuscript of a course of studies at Collège de la Trinité, Lyon. 1660s.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Israel’s War of Independence and the Early Days of the IDF. 58 photographs presented to Israel Ber, IDF officer and later convicted spy.
    <b>19th Century Shop’s Catalog 170 Great Books and Photos. Please inquire for a copy.</b>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Early Unpublished Darwin letter on the races of man. Autograph Letter Signed [to Henry Denny]. Down, Kent, June 1, [1844].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Classic Image of American Slavery. Kimball, M. H. <i>Emancipated Slaves</i>. New York: George Hanks, 1863.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> (Underground Railroad.) Scaggs, Isaac. Important Runaway Slave Poster: $500 Reward Ran away, or decoyed from the subscriber…
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2: Vintage Posters</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> <i>Keep Calm and Carry On</i>, designer unknown, 1939. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen, <i>Le Journal / La Traite des Blanches</i>, 1899. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> <i>"Let Us Go Forward Together,"</i> designer unknown, 1940. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2: Vintage Posters</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, <i>Babylone d'Allemagne</i>, 1894. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> Frank Beatty, <i>Out of the Running</i>, 1929. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> James Montgomery Flagg, <i>Wake Up America Day</i>, 1917. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2: Vintage Posters</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> <i>Danté / Sim • Sala • Bim!</i>, designer unknown. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>[Zodiac]</i>, 1900. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> Rick Griffin, <i>Jimi Hendrix Experience / John Mayall</i>, 1968. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2: Vintage Posters</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> Abram Games, <i>Join the ATS</i>, 1941. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> Aldo Mazza, <i>Torino / Esposizione Internazionale</i>, 1911. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> Robert Motherwell, <i>Julliard School / Dedication - Lincoln Center</i>, 1969. $3,000 to $4,000
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