Swann Galleries: Early Printed Books, 2563, New York

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

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
226Musschenbroek, Pieter van

Physicae Experimentales et Geometricae de Magnete, Tuborum Capillarium Vitreorumque.

Leiden1729USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
227Musschenbroek, Pieter van

Tentamina Experimentorum Naturalium.

Leiden1731USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
228Newton, Sir Isaac

Opuscula Mathematica, Philosophica et Philologica.

Lausanne & Geneva1744USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 3,250.00
229Nollet, Jean Antoine

Recherches sur les Causes Particulières des Phénoménes Électriques.

Paris1749USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 281.00
230Ozanam, Jacques

Dictionnaire Mathématique ou Idée Générale des Mathématiques.

Amsterdam1691USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 406.00
231Pagnini, Giovanni

Costruzione ed Uso del Compasso di Proporzione.

Naples1753USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 358.00
232Pappus of Alexandria

Mathematicae Collectiones.

Venice1589USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 7,250.00
233Piccolomini, Alessandro

La Sfera del Mondo.[bound with] Dele Stelle Fisse.

Venice1573 and 1570.USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 2,250.00
234Ramelli, Agostino

Le Diverse et Artificiose Machine.

Paris1588USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 7,000.00
235Reynolds, James

Astronomical and Geographical Diagrams.

London1850s.USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 938.00
236Russell, William Howard

The Atlantic Cable.

Londoncirca 1866.USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,875.00
237Sacrobosco, Johannes de

Sphera Volgare Novamente Tradotta.

Venice1537USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,750.00
238Sacrobosco, Johannes de

Sphaera Mundi.

Venice1490USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 6,250.00
239Schott, Gaspar

Organum Mathematicum Libris IX Explicatum.

Wurzburg1668USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 1,875.00
240Schott, Gaspar

Physica Curiosa [and] Technica Curiosa.

Wurzburg1662USD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00USD 5,500.00
241Sepp, Jan Christiaan

Beschouwing der Wonderen Gods in de Minstgeachtte Schepzelen of Nederlandsche Insecten.

Amsterdam1762USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,750.00
242Sturm, Johann Christophorus

Mathesis Enucleata: or the Elements of the Mathematicks.

London1700USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 375.00
243Sultzer, Charles

Dissertation sur un Ver Intestinal Nouvellement Découvert et Décrit sous le Nom Bicorne Rude.

Strasbourg & Paris1801USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 281.00
244Swartz, Olof

Dispositio Systematica Muscorum Frondosorum Sueciae.

Erlangen1799USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
245Thomas, Corbinianus

Mercurii Philosophici Firmamentum Firmianum Descriptionem et Usum Globi Artificialis Coelestis.

Frankfurt & Leipzig1730USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 7,540.00
246Turner, Richard

A View of the Heavens, Being a Short but Comprehensive System of Modern Astronomy.

London1783USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
247Valentiner, Carl Wilhelm

Atlas des Sonnensystems, 25 Abbildungen in Lichtdruck.

Lahr1884USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 910.00
248Zahn, Johann

Oculus Artificialis Teledioptricus sive Telescopium.

Wurzburg1685-1686.USD 8,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 8,750.00
249Zonca, Vittorio

Novo Teatro di Machine et Edificii.

Padua1607USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 5,500.00
250Alexander, William

The Costume of the Russian Empire.

London1803USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,950.00
  • <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.
  • <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.
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