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
26Caesar, Gaius Julius

Commentarii Tradotti di Latino in Volgar Lingua.

Venice1531USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 2,500.00
27Capriolo, Aliprando

Ritratti di Cento Capitani Illustrati.

Rome1596USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 938.00
28Cardano, Girolamo

De Rerum Varietate Libri XVII.

Basel1557USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,125.00
29Cauvet, Gilles-Paul

Recueil d'Ornemens à l'Usage des Jeunes Artistes.

Paris1777USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 2,340.00
30Cleland, John

Memoirs of a Coxcomb.

London1751USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 1,375.00
31Collins, J.

A New Book of Shields Composed of a Variety of Ornaments & Trophies Calculated for the Use of Artificers in General.

London1760s.USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 1,375.00
32Cudworth, Ralph

The True Intellectual System of the Universe.

London1678USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 1,188.00
33da Vinci, Leonardo; Leon Battista Alberti, et alia.

Trattato della Pittura.

Naples1733USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 4,500.00
34Dante Alighieri

La Commedia.

Venice1491USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 8,750.00
35Day, Joseph

An Address to the Attorneys at Law and Solicitors Practising in Great Britain.

London; 1796USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 375.00
36De Bie, Cornelis

Het Gulden Cabinet.

Antwerp1661 colophon 1662USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 2,500.00
37de Luzán, Ignacio

La Poetica, ó Reglas de la Poesia en General, y de sus Principales Especies.

Zaragoza1737USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 375.00
38Demosthenes ed. Melanchthon & Camerarius

Orationes Olynthiacae Tres.

Basel1538USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 618.00

Design Book Sammelband. Anleitung nach Mustern, Fenster, Thueren und Thorwegen.

Augsburgcirca 1788.USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 688.00

Design Book, a Collection of Engravings. Folio, including the following titles: Premier -[Sixieme] Livre de Form Rocquaille et Cartel Inventez par Mondon le Fils et Gravé par A. Aveline,

Paris1736USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 1,875.00

Design Illustrations, France, 18th century.

France18th century. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 406.00
42Digby, Everard trans. William Percey

The Compleat Swimmer or the Art of Swimming.

London1658USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 10,000.00
43Dousa, Janus, the elder

Nordovicis Centurionatus, Sive Plautinarum Explanationum Libri IV.

Leiden1587USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 618.00
44Du Choul, Guillaume

Discorso della Religione Antica de Romani.

Lyon1569USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 1,188.00
45Dunton, John

The Young-Students-Library, Containing Extracts and Abridgments of the Most Valuable Books.

London1692USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 500.00
46Dürer, Albrecht

Alberti Dureri Clarissimi Pictoris et Geometrae de Symmetria Partium in Rectis Formios Humanorum Corporum Libro.

Nuremberg1532USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 5,750.00
47Ege, Otto F. compiler.

Original Leaves from Famous Bibles: Nine Centuries, 1121-1935 A.D. Consisting of the following thirty-seven separate leaves: Armenian paper manuscript Bible circa 1121; Latin miniature Vulgate manuscript on parchment leaf circa 1240; large-format Italian

1121-1935USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 4,500.00

An Act to Prohibit all Commerce and Traffique between England & Scotland, and Enjoyning the Departure of Scots out of this Commonwealth.

London1650USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 438.00

Erotica Lot, Four 18th Century Volumes. Including: Histoire et Vie de L'Arretin, ou Entretiens de Magdelon & Julie,

No place1777USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,500.00
50Eusebius Pamphilus

Ecclesiasticae Historiae.

Paris1544USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 3,640.00
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. The Rocky Mountains. Emigrants Crossing the Plains, 1866. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in English]. <i>The New Testament of Jesus Christ, translated faithfully into English.</i> Rheims, 1582. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in Latin]. <i>Biblia latina.</i> Venice: Franz Renner of Hailbrun [Heilbrunn], 1483. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> SHELLEY, Percy Bysshe (1792-1822). Autograph letter signed ("P. B. S."), to Charles Ollier. Florence, Italy, 15 December 1819. “MY PROMETHEUS IS THE BEST THING I EVER WROTE.” $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> RAMSAY, David (1749-1815). <i>The History of the Revolution of South-Carolina…</i> Trenton: Isaac Collins, 1785. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BINDINGS]. MUIR, John (1838-1914). <i>The Writings of John Muir.</i> Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1916-1924. 10 vols. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [CHICAGO] -- <i>Park & Guide Map of Chicago.</i> Chicago: Jas. Van Vechten, 1873. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [ALLEN PRESS]. SHAKESPEARE, William (1564-1616). <i>Romeo and Juliet.</i> Greenbrae: Allen Press, 1988. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BEMELMANS, Ludwig (1898-1962). Pencil drawing on paper. 247 x 198 mm, sight, matted and framed. Showing a child shooting at a baby's balloon. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [LOGAN ELM PRESS]. HARVEY, Rebecca. <i>Any Number of Things.</i> Ohio State University, 2013. Single sheet paper scroll. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BINYON, Laurence (1869-1943). A small archive of letters and pamphlets. $200 to $300.
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Bibliothèque littéraire<br>Hubert Heilbronn<br>11 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Breton, André. <i>Nadja.</i> Paris, N.R.F., Gallimard, 1928. €15,000 to €20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> [Stendhal, Henri Beyle dit]. <i>Le Rouge et le Noir,</i> chronique du XIXe siècle. Paris, Levavasseur, 1831. €20,000 to €30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Dumas, Alexandre. <i>Les Trois mousquetaires.</i> 1844. 8 vols. In 4. Paris, Baudry, 1844. €30,000 to €50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Mallarmé, Stéphane -- Edgar Allan Poe. <i>Les Poèmes d’Edgar Poe.</i> Bruxelles, Edmond Deman, 1888. €18,000 to €25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Le côté de Guermantes II. Sodome et Gomorrhe I. [and] Sodome et Gomorrhe II.</i> Paris, N.R.F., 1921 et 1922. €20,000 to €30,000.
  • <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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