• <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Currier & Ives, <i>The Mississippi in Time of Peace,</i> hand-colored lithograph, 1865. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Hartmann Schedel, <i>Liber Cronicarum...,</i> Nuremberg, 1493. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Claudius Ptolemaeus, <i>Geographicae Enarrationis Libri Octo,</i> Lyons, 1535. $20,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Thomas Jefferys, <i>The American Atlas,</i> London, 1776-77. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> John Speed, <i>A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World,</i> 20 miniature maps, London, 1665. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> <i>Biblia Das ist: Die Gantze Heilige Schrifft Durch D. Martin Luther Verteutscht,</i> illustrated cartographic Bible, Basel, 1665. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Early Hawaiian-language school geography, Lahainaluna Seminary, 1840. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Cornelis de Jode, <i>Africae Vera Forma, et Situs,</i> Antwerp, 1593. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Maria Vincenzo Coronelli, <i>America Settentrionale Colle Nuove Scoperte Sin All Anno,</i> Venice, 1688. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Johann Christoph Volkamer, <i>Nürnbergische Hesperides,</i> Nuremberg, 1708-1714. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Johann Bayer, <i>Uranometria, Omnium Asterismorum Continens Schemata...,</i> 51 celestial charts, c. 1603. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Manuscript map of Commodore Perry’s Black Ship squadron at Edo Bay, with manuscript sketchbook, ink & watercolor, Japan, c. 1853. $2,500 to $3,500.
  • <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Macbeth: A Tragedy.</i> London, 1673. FIRST SEPARATE AND FIRST QUARTO EDITION. THE CHARLTON HESTON COPY. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> HEMINGWAY, ERNEST. <i>In Our Time.</i> Paris, 1924. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL. <i>Fanshawe, A Tale.</i> Boston, 1828. FIRST EDITION OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> THOREAU, HENRY DAVID. <i>Walden; Or, Life in the Woods.</i> Boston, 1854. FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies.</i> London, 1685. THE FOURTH FOLIO, Brewster/Bentley issue. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> STEIG, WILLIAM. Original maquette and 58 finished drawings for <i>The Agony in the Kindergarten,</i> one of Steig's most important books. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> VERNE, JULES. <i>A Journey to the Centre of the Earth.</i> New York & London, 1872. FIRST EDITION, RARE AMERICAN ISSUE, with Scribner & Welford cancel title. $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> KING, STEPHEN. <i>Carrie.</i> New York, 1974. INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION, OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> APPLE MACINTOSH PROTOTYPE. 1983. The earliest known Macintosh with "Twiggy" drive, one of only two known working machines. $120,000 to $180,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> PLATO. <i>Timaeus</i> [AND] <i>Critias</i> [from Ficini's 1484 Opera]. A LANDMARK OF SCIENTIFIC THOUGHT. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> LOVELACE, AUGUSTA ADA. Sketch of the Analytical Engine Invented by Charles Babbage Esq. London, 1843. FIRST EDITION, JOURNAL ISSUE, MOST IMPORTANT PAPER IN EARLY DIGITAL COMPUTING. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> APPLE-1 COMPUTER. Signed by Steve Wozniak, used in development of Apple II. $200,000 to $300,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> DARWIN, CHARLES. 1809-1882. <i>On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection.</i> London, 1859. FIRST EDITION. $80,000 to $120,000.
  • <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> [EINSTEIN, ALBERT]; JOHN GRAUDENZ [PHOTOGRAPHER]. Photographic portrait of Albert Einstein by John Graudenz, taken circa 1928. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> ENIGMA M4. A fully operational four-rotor ("M4") Kriegsmarine Enigma Cipher Machine. Berlin-Wilmersdorf, Germany, Heimsoeth und Rinke, 1942. $300,000 to $500,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> FEYNMAN, RICHARD P. <i>“Surely You’re Joking Mr. Feynman”. Adventures of a Curious Character.</i> New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1985. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> An intact egg of the Aepyornis Maximus, or Elephant Bird. Pre-17th century, Madagascar. $35,000 to $45,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> Palm frond with fish. Green River Formation, Wyoming, United States. <i>Sabalites sp.,</i> and <i>Diplomystus dentatus</i> Cenozoic, Eocene (53-33 million years ago). $60,000 to $70,000.

Bruun Rasmussen: Prints, 1940, Copenhagen

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
09/30/2019 - 10/01/2019
Page Size: 64 items in 3 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
70Balth. Frederic Leizelt, a.o.

Prospects from Venice and Florence. Two handcoloured copper plates. Visible size 29 x 40 and 30 x 40.5 cm. (2)

EUR 400.00 - 400.00EUR 250.00
115John Speed

?The Kingdome of Denmarke?. Map of Denmark. 1626. Engraving. Sheet size 41x52 cm.

1626EUR 400.00 - 400.00EUR 400.00
168Thomas Watson (after Sir Joshua Reynolds)

The Honble Mrs. Parker. Inscribed in print Thomas Watson. Mezzotint. Visible size 64.5 x 40.5 cm.

EUR 135.00 - 270.00Not Sold
172Peter Ilsted

Spisestuen paa Liselund. The Dining room at Liselund. Opus 36. 1917. Signed Peter Ilsted. 62/130. Plate size 50.5 x 43.4 cm.

1917EUR 270.00 - 400.00EUR 218.75
173P. S. Krøyer

Portraits of Frølich and Kyhn. Signed and dated in print. Etching. Sheet size c. 34 x 30 cm. Unframed. (2).

EUR 270.00 - 400.00EUR 218.75
190Unknown artist, 19th century

Batlle scene with Napoleon. Unsigned. Lithograph. Visible size 63 x 92 cm.

EUR 135.00 - 135.00EUR 108.75
201Peter Ilsted

En Regnvejrsdag. A Rainy Day. 1931. Opus 71. Signed Peter Ilsted. Mezzotint in colours. 40.5 x 49 cm.

1931EUR 270.00 - 270.00EUR 168.75
359Francois de Poilly a.o.

Sceneries with figures. Inscribed in print. Lithographic prints and copper plates. Visible size 57.5 x 42.5 - 79.5 x 62 cm. (3)

EUR 200.00 - 200.00Not Sold
366Johannes Janssonius

Selandiæ in Reno Daniæ... Inscribed in print. Handcoloured etched map. 1681. Visible size 57 x 67 cm.

1681EUR 400.00 - 400.00EUR 318.75
521Asger Jorn

Composition. Signed and dated Jorn, 65. Lithograph in colours. Visible size 30 x 22.5 cm.

1965EUR 535.00 - 535.00EUR 737.50
528Le Corbusier

The die is cast. Signed in the print L-C 38-59. Lithographs in colours. Visible size 41.5 x 66 cm.

1959EUR 1,600.00 - 2,000.00EUR 1,687.50
533Kazuo Shiraga

Passionate Winner, 1988. Signed K. Shiraga, 183/300. Silkscreen in colours. Sheet size 69 x 89 cm. Unframed.

1988EUR 535.00 - 805.00EUR 1,006.25
565Peter Klasen

?Gilles Plazy?. Two compositions. Signed Klasen 91, E/A. Serigraphs in colours. Sheet size 41 x 30 cm each. In folder.

EUR 200.00 - 270.00Not Sold
566Erró (Gudmundur Gudmundsson)

Three compositions. Signed Erró 1994, XV/XV. Lithograph in colours. Sheet size 31 x 23 cm each. Unframed. (3)

1994EUR 270.00 - 270.00EUR 200.00
567Corneille

Three compositions. Signed Corneille 98, 23/80. Etching. Sheet size 49 x 36 cm. Unframed. (3)

1998EUR 400.00 - 400.00EUR 337.50
569Martin Bigum

Composition. Signed Martin Bigum 15, AP 19/19. Lithograph in colours. Sheet size 34 x 25 cm.

2015EUR 400.00 - 400.00EUR 450.00
576Tal R

Composition. Signed Tal R, 9/100. Woodcut in colours. Sheet size 60 x 42 cm.

EUR 805.00 - 1,050.00EUR 918.75
583Peter Martensen

Two compositions. Signed P. Martensen 2017, 99/100. Lithographs in colours. Sheet size 38 x 27 cm each. (2)

2017EUR 270.00 - 400.00EUR 206.25
586Egill Jacobsen

Composition. Signed Egill Jacobsen 1926, 45/80. Lithograph in colours. Sheet size 77 x 57 cm.

1926EUR 200.00 - 270.00EUR 200.00
589Georg Jacobsen

Still life. Signed Georg Jacobsen 1959, Særtryk 8/40. Lithograph in colours. Visible size 62 x 44 cm.

1959EUR 270.00 - 400.00EUR 337.50
590Carl-Henning Pedersen

Two compositions from "H.C. Andersen Suiten". Signed Carl-Henning-Pedersen 1985, 78/250.

1985EUR 400.00 - 535.00EUR 418.75
595Marc Chagall

The circus with the yellow clown. 1967. Signed Marc Chagall. Lithograpic poster. Printed at Mourlot, Paris. Visible size 84 x 53.5 cm.

1967EUR 400.00 - 670.00EUR 1,250.00
601Robert Jacobsen

Tokyo, 1990. Folder with four compositions. All sheets signed Rob. Jacobsen, 119/250. Lithographs in colours. (4)

1990EUR 535.00 - 535.00EUR 600.00
606Erró (Gudmundur Gudmundsson)

Composition. Signed Erró 1993,139/150. Lithograph in colours. Sheet size 120 x 75 cm. Unframed.

1993EUR 400.00 - 400.00EUR 250.00
608Sven Dalsgaard

Et spil, 1996. Signed Sven Dalsgaard 96, 74/120. Lithograph in colours. Sheet size 56 x 37 cm. Unframed.

1996EUR 200.00 - 200.00EUR 175.00
  • <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Churchill (Winston) & Others. 1944 Commonwealth Prime Ministers’ Conference, 27 April 1944. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Joyce (James). <i>Ulysses.</i> First English edition, 1922. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Belzoni (Giovanni Battista). <i>Plates Illustrated of the Researches and Operations...in Egypt and Nubia,</i> FIRST EDITION, 1821-1822. £14,375 inc Buyers Premium.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Astor (John Jacob). A collection of rare letters, 9 January 1812- 4 September 1837. £26,000 inc Buyers Premium.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Rowling (J.K.) <i>Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone,</i> FIRST EDITION, first issue, 1997. £27,500 inc Buyers Premium.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Royal Family. Photograph of Queen Elizabeth, George VI, Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret, signed, 1946. £3,640 inc Buyers Premium.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Collodi (Carlo). <i>Le avventure di Pinocchio. Storia di un burattino,</i> FIRST EDITION, 1883. £8,401 inc Buyers Premium.
  • <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
  • <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> CLEMENS, SAMUEL L. <i>The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain.</i> Hartford: The American Publishing Company, 1876. $14,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> BATEMAN, JAMES. <i>The Orchidaceae of Mexico and Guatemala.</i> London: J. Ridgway & Sons for the author, [1837]-1843. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> WHITMAN, WALT. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn: [For the author by Andrew and James Rome,] 1855. $150,000 to $200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> LEE, HARPER. Three “Seckatary Hawkins”-related books inscribed and signed by Harper Lee. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> POE, EDGAR ALLAN. <i>The Raven.</i> New York: Wiley and Putnam, 1845. $120,000 to $180,000.
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