Stephan Welz & Co.: JOHANNESBURG | FINE ART & DESIGN AUCTION - Books, Maps, Prints, 42919, Constantia

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Auction Date
04/29/2019 - 04/30/2019
Page Size: 41 items in 2 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
21Unknown

ANTON VAN WOUW PHOTOGRAPH photograph, signed by Anton van Wouw, dated and inscribed

‘Roma 1899ZAR 3,000.00 - 5,000.00ZAR 2,925.00
23

A WOODEN BOX, BERMUDA 1902 AND A BOX OF PHOTOGRAPHS oblong wooden box, brass hinges, functional bone latch, inscription to lid indistinct, though ‘

Bermuda1902ZAR 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
24Brion de la Tour, Louis & Probst, Michael

AFRICA SECUNDURA LEGITIMAS PROJECTIO STEROGRAFICAE REGULAS

Augsburg1791ZAR 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
25Kitchin, Thomas

A NEW AND IMPROVED MAP OF OXFORDSHIRE

Londonn.d. 1783 ZAR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00Not Sold
26Wyld, James (the Younger)

MAP OF THE OTTOMAN DOMINIONS IN ASIA

Londonn.d. (1855/1864)ZAR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00ZAR 2,340.00
27Arrowsmith, John

CAPE OF GOOD HOPE

London1842ZAR 5,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
28Wyld, James (the Elder)

CAPE DISTRICT, CAPE OF GOOD HOPE

London1825ZAR 6,000.00 - 8,000.00Not Sold
29Troye, Gustav Adolf

TROYE’S MAP OF THE TRANSVAAL OR S.A. REPUBLIC

Pretoria; London1892 & 1896ZAR 15,000.00 - 20,000.00Not Sold
30Münster, Sebastian

TYPUS ORBIS UNIVERSALIS

Basle, 1550ZAR 15,000.00 - 20,000.00Not Sold
31Fries, Laurent

TWO TABULA NOVA PARTIS AFRICAE MAPS

Vienna & Strasbourg1541ZAR 30,000.00 - 40,000.00ZAR 32,220.00
33Moss, Hugh

BY IMPERIAL COMMAND: AN INTRODUCTION TO CH’ING IMPERIAL PAINTED ENAMELS, 2 VOLS

Hong Kong1976ZAR 30,000.00 - 35,000.00Not Sold
34Hall, Richard N.

PRE-HISTORIC RHODESIA: AN EXAMINATION OF THE HISTORICAL, ETHNOLOGICAL AND ARCHEOLOGICAL EVIDENCES AS TO THE ORIGIN AND AGE OF THE ROCK MINES AND STONE BUILDINGS

London1909ZAR 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
35Millais, J. G.

LIFE OF FREDERICK COURTENAY SELOUS, D.S.O. CAPT. 25th ROYAL FUSILIERS

London1918ZAR 700.00 - 900.00Not Sold
36Warren, Lt. Gen. Sir Charles

ON THE VELDT IN THE SEVENTIES

London1902ZAR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
37Wilson, David Mackay

BEHIND THE SCENES IN THE TRANSVAAL

London1901ZAR 800.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
38Birkby, Carel (Ed.)

THE SAGA OF THE TRANSVAAL SCOTTISH REGIMENT: 1932-1950

Cape Town1950ZAR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
39Mahan, A. T. Capt.

THE SOUTH AFRICAN WAR: A NARRATIVE OF THE ANGLO-BOER WAR FROM THE BEGINNING OF HOSTILITIES TO THE FALL OF PRETORIA

New York1900ZAR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
40Beak, G. B

THE AFTERMATH OF WAR: AN ACCOUNT OF THE REPATRIATION OF BOERS AND NATIVES IN THE ORANGE RIVER COLONY: 1902-1904

London:1906ZAR 3,500.00 - 4,500.00Not Sold
41Freeman, J. J.

A TOUR IN SOUTH AFRICA, WITH NOTICES OF NATAL, MAURITIUS, MADAGASCAR, CEYLON, EGYPT, AND PALESTINE

London1851ZAR 1,200.00 - 1,600.00Not Sold
42Latrobe, Rev. C. I.

JOURNAL OF A VISIT TO SOUTH AFRICA IN 1815 AND 1816 WITH SOME ACCOUNT OF THE MISSIONARY SETTLEMENTS OF THE UNITED BRETHREN, NEAR THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE

Cape Town1969ZAR 600.00 - 900.00Not Sold
43Pringle, Thomas

NARRATIVE OF A RESIDENCE IN SOUTH AFRICA

London1835ZAR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
44Bird, John

THE ANNALS OF NATAL, 1495 TO 1845, 2 VOLS. Cape Town

(Undated)ZAR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
45Voorda, B. & Valckenaer, J.

RECHTSGELEERD ADVIS IN DE ZAAK VAN DEN GEWESEN STADHOUDER, EN OVER DESZELFS SCHRYVEN AAN DE GOUVERNEURS VAN DE OOST- EN WESTINDISCHE BEZITTINGEN VAN DEN STAAT

1796ZAR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
46Grout, Rev. Lewis

ZULU-LAND OR, LIFE AMONG THE ZULUKAFIRS OF NATAL AND ZULULAND, SOUTH AFRICA

London(Undated) ZAR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
47Ferreira, Jose Joaquin

RECORDACOES DA EXPEDICAO DA ZAMBEZIA EM 1869

Portugal1891ZAR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
  • <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Darwin, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> Presentation Copy. Very Fine. $200,000 to $300,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Darwin, Charles. Autograph Letter Signed, 3 pp, negotiating the 2nd American edition with Appleton $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Hemingway, Ernest. Autograph Letter Signed, 8 pp, Paris, 1924, to his father discussing Bullfighting, Stories, and his new baby. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Corialanus.</i> London, 1623. 1st printing [Extracted from the First Folio]. $40,000 to $60,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Swift, Jonathan. <i>Gulliver's Travels.</i> London, 1726. 1st edition, Teerink's A edition, fine, large copy. $15,000 to $25,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Neill, John R. Pen-and-ink drawing from Oz, "He raised his gun, took aim and fired," $6,000 to $8,000
    <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>June 13 - New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Sonnets.</i> 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner, bound by Trautz-Bauzonnet. $8,000 to $12,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Thompson, Kay. <i>Eloise at Christmastime.</i> New York: Random House, [1958]. First edition. In custom binding by Asprey. $3,000 to $5,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. $2,000 to $3,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. $7,000 to $9,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Taylor, Deems. <i>Walt Disney’s Fantasia.</i> New York: 1940. In custom binding by Asprey. $3,000 to $5,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Du coté de chez Swann.</i> 1st edition, 1st issue. Inscribed by Proust. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Rackham, Arthur. <i>Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens.</i> 1/500 copies signed by Rackham. $1,500 to $2,500
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> <i>Dramatized Sales Methods,</i> designers unknown, 36 pamphlets, 1930. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Paul Rand, <i>IBM,</i> 1982. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Peugeot,</i> 1926. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Wladyslaw Strzeminski, <i>[Create the “Week of the Red Gift” Everywhere],</i> 1919. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Twining,</i> 1930. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Lion Noir / Cirage – Crème,</i> 1949. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Adolphe Mouron Cassandre, <i>Triplex,</i> 1931. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Adolphe Mouron Cassandre, <i>Étoile du Nord,</i> 1927. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Edward McKnight Kauffer, <i>Shop Between 10 and 4, The Quiet Hours, And by Underground,</i> 1930. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Lester Beall, <i>Rural Electrification Administration,</i> 1939. $20,000 to $30,000.
  • <center><b>Chiswick Auctions</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> Rumphius (Georgius Everhardus). <i>D’Ambionsche Rariteitkamer,</i> FIRST EDITION, 61 handcoloured engraved plates, 1705. £10,000 to £15,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> Collodi (Carlo) Le avventure di Pinocchio. <i>Storia di un burattino,</i> FIRST EDITION, frontispiece and 61 illustrations by Enrico Mazzanti, 1883. £8,000 to £12,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> De Bry (T, J T & J I). <i>[Great Voyages, part IV] Americae sive Insignis & Admiranda Historia de Reperta primum Occidentali India,</i> FIRST EDITION, 23 engraved plates, 1594. £4,000 to £6,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> Wine & Beer.-Kellermaysterey. <i>Gründtlicher bericht wie man alle wein Teütscher und Welscher landen vor allen zufallen bewaren...,</i> 16 leaves of manuscript notes, 1548. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> Table Globe'- Doppelmayr (J G) & Puschner (J G, engraver). An 8-inch German terrestrial table Globe, diameter c.200 mm, height c.300 mm, 1730. £6,000 to £8,000
    <center><b>Chiswick Auctions</b
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> An album with 107 original watercolours featuring landscapes and views of various places in England, Scotland and Ireland, late 1840s. £600 to £800
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> Hemingway (Ernest). Black and white, landscape photograph of man on horseback, signed and inscribed by Hemingway. £1,000 to £1,500
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> Unrecorded autograph letter by Charles William Stewart to his father the Marquess of Londonerry, describing the ceremony of the presentation to Consul Bonaparte in January 1803. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> Davis (William Heath). <i>Seventy-five Years in California,</i> Author's Section of the Argonaut Edition, no. 142 [of 250 copies] signed by the editor and publisher on limitation leaf. £1,500 to £2,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> Prussian Royal Family. Six signed photographs of members of Prussian Royal Family, in a contemporary folding triptych, ebonised wood display case. £1,500 to £2,000
  • <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 27th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br><i>Breviarium Romanum,</i> before 1478. Est: € 15,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>C. Ptolemaeus, <i>Geographie,</i> 1513.<br>Est: € 140,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>M. Chagall, <i>Daphnis & Chloé,</i> 1961.<br>Est: € 130,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 27th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>F. Colonna, <i>Hypnerotomachia Poliphili,</i> 1499. Est: € 20,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>J. H. van Linschoten, <i>Itinerarium,</i> 1644. Est: € 50,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>M. Chagall, <i>Cirque,</i> 1967.<br>Est: € 120,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 27th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>G. L. L. Buffon, <i>Histoire naturelle des oiseaux,</i> 1765-83. Est: € 30,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>K. Marx, <i>Das Kapital,</i> 1867.<br>Est: € 30,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>P. J. Redouté, <i>Les liliacées,</i> 1802-16.<br>Est: € 120,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 27th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>M. E. Bloch, <i>Naturgeschichte der Fische,</i> 1782-95. Est: € 50,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>H. A. Châtelain, <i>Atlas historique,</i> 1718-20. Est: € 18,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>Bauhausbücher, complete series, 1925-30. Est: € 28,000
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