• <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Oscar Wilde, <i>“The secret of life is in Art,”</i> autograph quotation dated and signed, 1882. Sold for $15,600.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>Manhattan Gay Scene Guide 1969, Summer Edition,</i> Mattachine Book Service. Sold for $3,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Toyen, pen & ink illustration from <i>Marquis de Sade: Justina cili prokletí ctnosti,</i> 1932. Sold for $26,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Antonio Lopez, 9 men’s fashion studies, graphite, 1974. Sold for $6,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Harvey Milk, 2 autograph letters signed, to Pat Mormon, during US Navy service, 1954. Sold for $2,210.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Daniel Abraham, original art for <i>Stonewall Romances,</i> pen, ink & gouache, 1979. Sold for $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> David Wojnarowicz, <i>Untitled (Genet with Dog),</i> mixed media collage. Sold for $27,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Susie Gaynes & Amy E. Bartell, <i>March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights,</i> 1987. Sold for $1,188.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>Paris is Burning,</i> photo offset poster by Anne Dutlinger, signed by film director Jennie Livingston, 1991. Sold for $1,500.
  • <center><b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Books & Works on Paper<br>Live Online<br>2 December 2020</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Dec. 2:</b> Rackham (Arthur). 'The Skein', original pen, ink and watercolour drawing. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Dec. 2:</b> Vico (Giambattista). <i>Principj di una scienza nuova,</i> FIRST EDITION, Felice Mosca, Naples,1725. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Dec. 2:</b> <i>Bauerkeller's New Embossed Plan of London,</i> first edition, Ackermann & Co., 1841. £1,800 to £2,200.
    <center><b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Books & Works on Paper<br>Live Online<br>2 December 2020</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Dec. 2:</b> Bible, English, Coverdale's Version, J. Nycolson, Southwark, [1535]. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Dec. 2:</b> Johnson (Samuel). <i>A Dictionary of the English Langauge,</i> 2 vol., fourth edition revised by the author, folio, 1773. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Dec. 2:</b> Orwell (George). <i>The Road to Wigan Pier,</i> first public edition, 8vo., Victor Gollancz, 1937. £1,500 to £2,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Dec. 2:</b> Rowling (J. K.) <i>Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone,</i> FIRST EDITION, first printing 1997. £6,000 to £8,000.
  • <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> <i>All-Negro Comics</i> Issue #1, 1947. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Early Memoir of a Black Hairdresser, 1859. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> First Edition <i>Letters of the Late Ignatius Sancho, An African,</i> 1782. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Bessie Coleman Aero News Vol. 1 Issue 1, May 1930, Signed by William J. Powell. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Book of Poetry and Music by Formerly Illiterate Author Thomas Young, 1897. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Cabinet Card of 24th Infantryman, Tombstone, Arizona Territory, circa 1882. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> James Baldwin Portrait by Carl Van Vechten, 1955. $3,500 to $4,500.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> <i>The Pacific Appeal</i> Newspaper, San Francisco, 1877. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Only Known Copy <i>Spreading Joy,</i> Uplift History of African Americans in Los Angeles, 1937. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> 1940 Los Angeles <i>The Official Central Avenue District Directory.</i> $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> GRÉGOIRE, Henri (French, 1750-1831). <i>An Enquiry Concerning the Intellectual and Moral Faculties, and Literature of Negroes,</i> First American Edition, 1810. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> 1893 Indian Territory Album with Images of Tacky Grayson. $4,000 to $6,000.
  • <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 1st<br>Antique and modern prints,<br>drawings and paintings</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 2nd<br>Photographs, autographs, musical works and manuscripts</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 3rd<br>Books from XV to XX Century</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 3rd<br>Mathematics books</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 3rd<br>Art books from Salvador Dalí<br>& others</b>

De Baecque and Associes: Ancient and Modern Books, 106608, Lyon

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
10/14/2020 - 10/14/2020
Page Size: 303 items in 13 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
52DESCARTES (René).

Meditationes de prima philosophia, in quibus Dei existentia, & animæ humanæ à corpore distinctio, demonstrantur... Cum responsionibus Auctoris.

Amsterdam1663EUR 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
53DESCARTES (R.).

Les Principes de la philosophie. Ecrits en latin, et traduit en françois par un de ses amis.

Paris1647EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 150.00
54DESCARTES (R.).

Les Principes de la philosophie. Ecrits en latin, et traduit en françois par un de ses amis.

Rouen1698EUR 100.00 - 150.00EUR 150.00
55[DES RÉAUX de LA RICHARDIÈRE].

Journal de l'expédition de M. de La Feuillade pour le secours de Candie.

Lyon1669EUR 60.00 - 80.00EUR 90.00
56DESLANDES (André-François Boureau).

Essai sur la marine des anciens, et particulièrement sur leurs vaisseaux de guerre.

Paris1768EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 150.00
57DEVAUX (Jean).

Le Médecin de soi-même ou l'Art de se conserver la santé par l'instinct.

Leyde1682EUR 300.00 - 500.00EUR 300.00
58DIDON (Abbé).

Jésus Christ.

Paris1891EUR 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
59DION CASSIUS.

Rerum romanorum epitome (en grec).

Paris1551EUR 200.00 - 300.00EUR 320.00
60DIONIS (Pierre).

Cours d'opérations de chirurgie démontrées au Jardin Royal.

Paris1738EUR 80.00 - 100.00Not Sold
61DORAT (Claude-Joseph).

Mes Fantaisies.

La Haye, Paris 1770EUR 150.00 - 250.00Not Sold
62DORAT (Claude-Joseph).

Regulus et la feinte par amour.

Paris1782EUR 150.00 - 250.00EUR 180.00
63DUBOIS (Jacques).

De medicamentorum simplicium delectu...

Lyon1555EUR 200.00 - 250.00EUR 240.00
64DU JARDIN (Pierre).

La mort d'Henry le Grand descouverte à Naples en l'année 1608 par P. Du Jardin... détenu ès prison de la Conciergerie du Palais.

Paris1619EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 300.00
65[DURANT de LA BERGERIE (Gilles).

Imitations du latin de Jean Bonnefons, avec dautres gayetez amoureuses de l'invention de l'autheur. Dernière édition revüe et corrigée.

Paris1610EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 2,050.00
66DUROSOY (J.B.).

Philosophie sociale. Essai sur les devoirs de l'homme et du citoyen.

Paris1783EUR 60.00 - 80.00EUR 100.00
67ECCHELLENCIS (Abraham).

Eutychius Patriarca Alexandrinus vindicatus, et suis restitutus Orientalibus sive reponsio ad Joannis Seldeni origines.

Rome1661EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
68ENCYCLOPEDIE. DIDEROT et D'ALEMBERT.

Recueil de planches sur les sciences, les arts libéraux, et les arts méchaniques.

Paris1768EUR 300.00 - 500.00EUR 440.00
69ERASME.

Les colloques, nouvellement traduits par Victor Develay.

Paris1875EUR 100.00 - 150.00EUR 200.00
70EULER (Leonhard).

Examen des efforts qu'ont à soutenir toutes les parties d'un vaisseau dans le roulis et dans le tangage ou recherches sur la diminution de ces mouvemens.

EUR 150.00 - 200.00EUR 150.00
71FABRE (Antoine).

Hemischilias, seu, Pars secunda De erroribus Pragmatic et interpretum juris. Edition postrema.

(Genève)1622EUR 200.00 - 250.00EUR 200.00
72

FANFARES (Les) et courvées abbadesques des Roule-Bontemps de la haute et basse Coquaigne et dépendances, par I.P.A.

Chambéry1613EUR 15,000.00 - 20,000.00Not Sold
73FAUCHET (Claude).

Origines des dignitez et magistrats de France - Origines des chevaliers, armoiries et héraux.

Paris1606EUR 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
74FAURIS SAINT-VINCENS (A.J.A).

Notice sur Jules-François-Paul Fauris Saint-Vincens.

AixAn VIII. EUR 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
75[FAUVELET du TOC (Antoine)].

Histoire de Henry, duc de Rohan, pair de France.

Suivant la copie imprimée à Paris1667EUR 200.00 - 400.00EUR 200.00
76FRANCOIS DE SALES (Saint).

Introduction à la vie dévote.

Paris1666EUR 300.00 - 500.00EUR 280.00
  • <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>Latin and French Book of Hours, around 1490. Est: € 20,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br> P. Goos, <i>Le Grand Miroir de la Mer,</i> 1669. Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>L. Feininger, Letter with woodcuts, 1920. Est: € 25,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>Latin Bible manuscript, 12th century. Est: € 20,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>M. E. Bloch, <i>Naturgeschichte der Fische,</i> 1782-95. Est: € 40,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>M. Chagall, <i>Daphnis & Chloé,</i> 1961. Est: € 90,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>L. J. Waghenaer, <i>Speculum nauticum,</i> 1586. Est: € 180,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>P. J. de Pannemaeker, Collection of orig. watercolors, 1878-1887.<br>Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>G. Klimt, <i>Das Werk,</i> 1918.<br>Est: € 15,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br><i>Livro dos prestimonios,</i> Manuscript, 1665. Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>W. Kandinsky, <i>Klänge,</i> 1913.<br>Est: € 18,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>J. Miró in J. Cassou, <i>Vingt-deux poémes,</i> 1978. Est: € 8,000
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Music, Continental Books<br>and Medieval Manuscripts<br>24 Nov. – 1 Dec. 2020<br>Online</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b><br>F. Schubert. Autograph letter to his brother Ferdinand, 4 pages, Zseliz, 1818. £80,000 to £120,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b><br>L. v. Beethoven. Fine autograph letter to his librettist Friedrich Treitschke, about their planned opera, 1815. £70,000 to £90,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b> Hermann Hesse, Highly important series of 62 letters and postcards to Stefan Zweig, 1903-1938. £60,000 to £80,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Music, Continental Books<br>and Medieval Manuscripts<br>24 Nov. – 1 Dec. 2020<br>Online</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b> Book of Hours, Use of Reims, illuminated manuscript on vellum [France, late 15th century]. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b> Armenian gospel book, illuminated manuscript on vellum, seventeenth century, tooled calf binding. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b><br>C. Goldoni. Ten autograph letters signed to the Genoese nobleman Cristoforo Spinola, Venice 1742-1743. £7,000 to £9,000.
  • <center><b>Firsts Online Rare Book Fair<br> 27 November to 2 December<br><br> Presented by the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association</b>
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