Swann Galleries: Early Printed Books, 2563, New York

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Auction Report
Auction Date
04/08/2021 - 04/08/2021
Page Size: 268 items in 11 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Aesop, trans. John Ogilby

The Fables of Aesop Paraphras'd in Verse: Adorn'd with Sculpture.

London1668USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 7,020.00
2Agricola, Georg Andreas

Experimental Husbandman and Gardener: Containing a New Method of Improving Estates and Gardens.

London1726USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 938.00
3Agrippa, Henricus Cornelius

De Occulta Philosophia Libri Tres.

Cologne1533USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 4,000.00
4

Manuscript leaves on parchment containing musical bars and words from Gregorian chants, both framed;

USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 813.00
5

Art Collection Catalogues, Four Examples. [Including]: Valentiner's The Henry Goldman Collection,

New York1922USD 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold
6Bacon, Francis

Operum Moralium et Civilium.

London1638USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 375.00
7Bailey, William

One Hundred and Six Copper Plates of Mechanical Machines and Implements of Husbandry.

London1782USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 938.00
8Bernardinus Senensis [aka Bernardino of Siena]

Sermones De Evangelio Aeterno.

Baselnot after 1489USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 2,600.00
9Bernardus Claravallensis ed. Theophilus Brixianus

Opuscula.

Brescia1495USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 1,560.00
10Beunat, Joseph

Recueil des Dessins.

Pariscirca 1816.USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 281.00
11

Biblia, se on Coco Pyhä Ramattu Suomexi.

Turusa 1685, 1683USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 813.00
12

Mikdash Ha-Shem; Hebraica Biblia.

Basel1546USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 11,250.00
13

Theatrum Biblicum. Hoc est Historiae Sacrae Veteris et Novi Testamenti Tabulis Aeneis Expressae.

Holland1650USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 13,000.00
14Bidloo, Govert and Romeyn de Hooghe

Relation du Voyage de Sa Majesté Britannique en Hollande, et de la Reception qui luy a été.

The Hague1692USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 3,000.00
15Blondel, Jacques-Francois

Cours d'Architecture, ou Traité de la Decoration, Distribution, & Construction des Bâtiments.

Paris1771-1777.USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 3,500.00
16

Bodoni Press, Two Titles. Including: Torquato Tasso's (1544-1595) Aminta Favola Boschereccia,

Parma1789 i.e. 1792USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 688.00
17Boethius

Textus Boetii. [De Consolatione Philosophiae].

Lyons1524USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 1,170.00
18

Book of Hours, Use of Utrecht, circa 1435-1445.

circa 1435-1445. USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00USD 60,000.00
19Boydell, James

The Merchant-Freighter's and Captains of Ships Assistant.

London1764USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 313.00
20Brant, Sebastian

Expositiones Omnium Titulorum Legalium.

Basel1490USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 11,250.00
21Brathwait, Richard

The English Gentleman.

London1630USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 2,125.00
22Briseux, Charles-Etienne

L'Art de Bâtir des Maisons de Campagne.

Paris1761USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 2,375.00
23Browne, Sir Thomas

Pseudodoxia Epidemica.

London1658USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 563.00
24Bullart, Isaac

Academie des Sciences et des Arts, Contenant les Vies & les Eloges Historiques des Hommes Illustrés.

Amsterdam1682USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 3,750.00
25Bullart, Isaac

Academie des Sciences et des Arts, Contenant les Vies & les Eloges Historiques des Hommes Illustrés.

Paris1682USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 750.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Frances Palmer, <i>Battle of Buena Vista,</i> chromolithograph, New York, 1847. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Antonio Colmenero de Ledesma, the earliest publication concerned solely with chocolate, first edition, Madrid, 1631. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Romans Bernard, <i>An Exact View of the Late Battle at Charlestown, June 17th, 1775,</i> engraving, 1776. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> <i>A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston,</i> English edition, London, 1770. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> William Soule, <i>Lodge of the Plains Indians,</i> albumen print, 1872. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Manuscript document to enforce New York’s “Agreement of Non-Importation” during the heyday of the Sons of Liberty, New York, 1769. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Clarence Mackenzie, <i>Drummer Boy of the 13th Regiment of Brooklyn,</i> salt print with applied color, 1861. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Moses Lopez, <i>A Lunar Calendar,</i> first Jewish calendar published in America, Newport, RI, 1806. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b><br>The Book of Mormon, first edition, Palmyra, 1830. $30,000 to $40,000.
  • <b><center>Neal Auction Company<br>Spring Estates 2021<br>April 16-18</b>
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Lyscosthenes, Conrad. <i>Prodigiorum ac ostentorum chronicon,</i> Basilea: Henricus Petrus, c. 1557, first edition, folio. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Collection of Ethiopic Religious Texts, in Ge'ez , illuminated manuscripts on vellum, c. 1700-20th c. (5 pcs.) $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Augustinus, Aurelius Sanctus.<br><i>De Civitate Dei,</i> Venice: Bonetus Locatellus per Octavianus Scotus, 9 Febbraio, 1486, 4to. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b><center>Neal Auction Company<br>Spring Estates 2021<br>April 16-18</b>
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Choiseul-Gouffier, Marie Gabriel Comte de. <i>Voyage Pittoresque de la Grece,</i> Paris, J.J. Blaise, 1782-1809-1822, first edition. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Rufinus, Tyrannius (c. 345-411). <i>Expositio in symbolum apostolorum,</i> [Cologne, Ulrich Zel, c. 1472], first edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Magnus, Albertus. <i>Summa de eucharistiae sacramento,</i> Ulm: Johann Zainer, 1474. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b><center>Neal Auction Company<br>Spring Estates 2021<br>April 16-18</b>
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Strabo. <i>Rerum geographicarum libri septemdecim. A Guilielmo Xylandro Augstano magna cura recogniti…,</i> Basel, Henricpetri, (August 1571). $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Riou, Stephen (1720-1780). <i>The Grecian Orders of Architecture. Delineated and Explained from the Antiquities of Athens,</i> London, 1768. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Mair, Paul Hektor. <i>Geschlechter Buch...der...Statt Augspurg,</i> Frankfurt am Maim, Sigmund Feyerabend, 1580. $1,800 to $2,500.
    <b><center>Neal Auction Company<br>Spring Estates 2021<br>April 16-18</b>
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Polybius (c. 200-118 B.C.). <i>Historiarum libri priores quinque,</i> Basel: Johann Herwagen, 1549. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Bellori, Giovanni Pietro. <i>Columna Antoniniana Marci Aurelii Antonini Augusti rebus gestis insignis Germanis simul...,</i> Rome, [1672]. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> <i>Ecclesiasticae Historiae, Eusebii Pamphili...Eiusdem de vita Constantini...Socratis...,</i> Paris, Robert Estienne, 1544. $800 to $1,200.
  • <center><b>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Books and Graphics<br>19th, 20th and 21st April 2021</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 19-21<br>Books from XVI to XX Century</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 20<br>Atlases and Maps</b
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br> Veneto and Venice, a Selection of Books from the XVI to XX century</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 20<br></b>Rossini Gioachino, Baguette de chef d'orchestre appartenuta a Gioachino Rossini, dono del Comune di Passy. 1500 €
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br></b>Manetti Saverio, Storia naturale degli uccelli trattata con metodo. Cinque volumi. 1767. 18.000 €
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br></b>Poe Edgar Allan, Double assassinat dans la rue morgue. Illustrations de Cura. 1946.
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 19-21<br>Books from XVI to XX Century</b>
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Passion of American Collectors: Property of Barbara and Ira Lipman<br>Highly Important Printed and Manuscript Americana<br>April 13, 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> The first book-form printing of the Declaration of Independence. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> (Paine, Thomas) <i>The American Crisis. Number I.</i> "These are the times that try men's souls." $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> First printing of the Treaty of Paris, with distinguished contemporary provenance. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Passion of American Collectors: Property of Barbara and Ira Lipman<br>Highly Important Printed and Manuscript Americana<br>April 13, 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> Washington, George. Letter signed as first President-Elect. Washington prepares to embark "again on the ocean of publick affairs." $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> (Hamilton, Alexander). Manuscript document. The launch of one of the most consequential careers in American public life. $180,000 to $250,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> (Lexington & Concord). <i>A Bloody Butchery, by the British Troops…</i> $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> (Yorktown Campaign—Jean-Nicolas Desandrouins). A Yorktown Campaign map from the personal archive of the Comte de Rochambeau. $200,000 to $300,000.
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