Old World Auctions: Maps and Atlases - Internet bidstart 4/3, 172, Glen Allen

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Auction Date
04/17/2019 - 04/17/2019
Page Size: 751 items in 31 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Ortelius, Abraham

Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, 1570

1570 (circa)USD 475.00 - 600.00USD 510.00
2Braun & Hogenberg

Liber Quartus Urbium Praecipuarum Totius Mundi, 1590

1590 (circa)USD 160.00 - 190.00USD 144.00
3Bry, Theodore de

Americae Retectio, 1594

1594 (circa)USD 400.00 - 475.00USD 480.00
4Blaeu, (Family)

Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, sive Atlas Novus. Partis Primae Pars Altera, 1640

1640 (published)USD 275.00 - 350.00Not Sold
5Blaeu, (Family)

Le Theatre du Monde, ou Nouvel Atlas, Mis en Lumiere par Guillaume & Iean Blaeu. La Seconde Partie de la Seconde, 1640

1640 (published)USD 275.00 - 350.00USD 240.00
6Blaeu, (Family)

Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, sive Atlas Novus; in quo Tabulae et Descriptiones Omnium Regionum, 1643

1643 (published)USD 300.00 - 375.00USD 180.00
7Mallet, Alain Manesson

Description de l'Univers Suite de l'Europe Ancienne et Moderne des Terres Australes et l'Amerique Tome V, 1683

1683 (published)USD 110.00 - 140.00USD 96.00
8Strada, Famiamo, S.J.

De Bello Belgico, 1701

1701 (published)USD 350.00 - 425.00Not Sold
9Robert de Vaugondy

Atlas Universel, 1757

1757 (published)USD 160.00 - 190.00Not Sold
10Homann Heirs

Atlas Homannianus Mathematico Historice Delineatus, 1762

1762 (dated)USD 240.00 - 300.00USD 216.00
11Wit, Frederick de

[Lot of 5] Nova Orbis Tabula, in Lucem Edita [and] Nova Totius Americae Descriptio [and] Asiae Nova Descriptio [and] Nova Africa Descriptio [and] Nova Europae Descriptio, 1660-70

1660-70 (circa)USD 11,000.00 - 13,000.00Not Sold
12Fer, Nicolas de

[Lot of 6] Carte Generale du Globe Terrestre [and] Amerique Septentrionale [and] Amerique Meridionale [and] Afrique [and] Asie [and] L'Europe, 1689

1689 (published)USD 800.00 - 950.00USD 720.00
13Bowen, Thomas

[Lot of 5] A Map of North America [and] An Accurate Map of South America [and] A New and Accurate Map of Africa [and] A New & Accurate Map of Asia [and] A New & Accurate Map of Europe, 1780

1780 (circa)USD 800.00 - 950.00Not Sold
14Munster, Sebastian

Das Erst General Inhaltend die Beschreibung und den Circkel des Gantzen Erdtrichs und Mores, 1553

1553 (circa)USD 2,400.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,160.00
15Ortelius, Abraham

Typus Orbis Terrarum, 1587

1587 (dated)USD 6,000.00 - 7,500.00USD 5,400.00
16Hondius/Le Clerc

Orbis Terrae Novissima Descriptio, 1633

1633 (dated)USD 5,500.00 - 6,500.00Not Sold
17Blaeu, Willem

Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica ac Hydrographica Tabula, 1635

1635 (circa)USD 9,500.00 - 11,000.00USD 8,050.00
18Camoens, Luis de

[Untitled - World], 1639

1639 (published)USD 4,750.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
19Moll, Herman

The World in Planisphere, 1695

1695 (circa)USD 275.00 - 350.00USD 240.00
20Delisle, Guillaume

Mappe-Monde Dressee sur les Observations de Mrs. de l'Academie Royale des Sciences..., 1700

1700 (dated)USD 900.00 - 1,100.00USD 780.00
21Mortier, Pierre

Carte Generale du Monde, ou Description du Monde Terrestre & Aquatique / Generale Waereld Kaart, of Beschryving van de Land en Water Waereld, 1700

1700 (circa)USD 800.00 - 950.00USD 720.00
22Chatelain, Henry Abraham

Nouveaux Mappemonde ou Globe Terrestre avec des Tables et des Remarques pour Conduire a la Connoissance de la Geographie et de l'Histoire, 1720

1720 (circa)USD 900.00 - 1,100.00USD 600.00

Mappe-Monde ou Carte Generale de la Terre, sur la Quelle est Trace le Voyage de Robinson Crusoe, 1725

1725 (circa)USD 240.00 - 300.00Not Sold
24Homann, Johann Baptist

Planiglobii Terrestris cum Utroq Hemisphaerio Caelesti Generalis Repraesentatio..., 1744

1744 (published)USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00USD 960.00
25Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Essay d'une Carte Reduite, Contenant les Parties Connuees du Globe Terrestre..., 1748

1748 (dated)USD 750.00 - 900.00USD 528.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ian Fleming, <i>Goldfinger,</i> first edition, inscribed to Sir Henry Cotton, MBE, London, 1959. Sold for $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Joseph Brant, Mohawk Chief, ALS, writing after pledging support to King George III against American rebels, 1776. Sold for a record $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Sonia Delaunay, <i>Ses Peintures</i> . . ., 20 pochoir plates, Paris, 1925. Sold for a record $13,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Diana, Princess of Wales, 6 autograph letters signed to British <i>Vogue</i> editor, 1989-92. Sold for $10,400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Alexander Hamilton, ALS, as Secretary of the Treasury covering costs of the new U.S. Mint, 1793. Sold for $12,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Benjamin Graham & David L. Dodd, <i>Security Analysis,</i> first edition, inscribed by Graham to a Wall Street trader, NY, 1934. Sold for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> George Barbier & François-Louis Schmied, <i>Personnages de Comédie,</i> Paris, 1922. Sold for $9,375.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Ilsée, Princesse de Tripoli,</i> Paris, 1897. Sold for a record $13,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ralph Waldo Emerson, <i>The Dial,</i> first edition of the reconstituted issue, Emerson’s copy with inscriptions, Cincinnati, 1860. Sold for a record $3,250.
  • <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> Presentation Copy. Sold for $500,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. Autograph Letter Signed, 3 pp, negotiating the 2nd American edition with Appleton. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Hemingway, Ernest. Autograph Letter Signed, 8 pp, Paris, 1924, to his father discussing Bullfighting, Stories, and his new baby. Sold for $25,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Corialanus.</i> London, 1623. 1st printing [Extracted from the First Folio]. Sold for $50,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Swift, Jonathan. <i>Gulliver's Travels.</i> London, 1726. 1st edition, Teerink's A edition, fine, large copy. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Fitzroy, Robert. Autograph Letter Signed to agent Thomas Stilwell, informing him of the progress of H.M.S. Beagle. Sold for $17,575.
    <center><b>Bonhams<br> Property from the Collection of Nicole and William R. Keck II</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Sonnets.</i> 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner, bound by Trautz-Bauzonnet. Sold for $13,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. Sold for $5,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. Sold for $7,575.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Rackham, Arthur. <i>Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens.</i> 1/500 copies signed by Rackham. Sold for $4,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Du coté de chez Swann.</i> 1st edition, 1st issue. Inscribed by Proust. Sold for $8,825.
  • <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 14. [CRIMEAN WAR] HAMLEY. <i>The Story of the Campaign of Sebastopol.</i> 1855. £150 to £200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 17. JONGH & D'ALMEIDA. <i>L’armee Russe...</i> c.1898. Colour plates and many illustrations. £500 to £600
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 18. [RUSSIA] LE PRINCE. <i>Oeuvres. 1782.</i> Rare folio format with 80 etchings and 74 aquatints. £4000 to £6000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 21. [RUSSIA] MORNAY. Set of 8 hand-coloured aquatints of carriages, sleighs and occupants. c.1825. £1200 to £1800
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 33. BOWDICH. <i>Excursions in Madeira and Porto Santo.</i> 1825. A fine copy. £800 to £1200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 37. QUIN. <i>An Historical Atlas.</i> 1836. 2nd edn, 21 hand-coloured maps revealing civilisation. £800 to £1200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 39. LE BRUN. <i>Voyages [...] par la Moscovie, en Perse...</i> 1718. 300+ engravings, panorama. £4500 to £5500
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 48. BRIERLY. <i>The English and French fleets in the Baltic.</i> 1855. Colour lithographs. £7000 to £9000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 60. DELLA VALLE. <i>Reise Beschreibung... in Turckey, Egypten, Palestina[...].</i> 1674. £1500 to £2000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 77. MURRAY, Mrs. Watercolour Album of Heaths. c.1860. 55 original watercolours. £750 to £1000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 91. ADDISON. <i>Works...</i> 1721. 4 vols, large paper copy, English red morocco. £2500 to £3500
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 96. HOLBEIN. Imitations of original drawings. 1792-1800. Exceptional copy. £4000 to £6000
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