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, May 12:</b> <i>Westvaco–Inspirations for Printers,</i> 3 volumes, 1938-61. $200 to $300.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Proef van Letteren, <i>Welk gegooten worden in de Nieuwe Haerlemsche Lettergietery,</i> 1768. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Paul Klee, <i>Bauhaus Ausstellung Juli – Sept.,</i> Weimar, 1923. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Michel Seuphor & Jozef Peeters, <i>Het Overzicht Nos.</i> 22-23-24, Antwerp, 1922. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Wolfrum & Co., <i>Modern Graphik, Serie I…,</i> complete portfolio, 1909. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> <i>Gravure et Fonderie deC. Derriey: Specimen-Album,</i> Paris, 1862. $5,000 to $7,500.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Travel, Atlases, Maps<br>and Natural History<br>Online Auction<br>27 April – 13 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b><br>Daniel Giraud Elliot. <i>A Monograph of the Phasianidae, or Family of the Pheasants,</i> 1870-1872, coloured plates. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b><br>Georg Braun und Franz Hogenberg. <i>Civitates orbis terrarum.</i> Cologne, 1597-c.1606, 5 volumes, hand-coloured, calf. £140,000 to £200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b> Qianren Huang. "Blue Map" of China. [Daoguang, 19th century]. £60,000 to £80,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Travel, Atlases, Maps<br>and Natural History<br>Online Auction<br>27 April – 13 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b> Abraham Ortelius. <i>Theatrum orbis terrarum,</i> 1595. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b> Maxime Du Camp. <i>Egypte, Nubie, Palestine et Syrie. Dessins Photographiques.</i> Paris, 1852. £100,000 to £150,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b><br>China, Canton School. A superb album of 141 watercolours, c.1800. £70,000 to £100,000.
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