Vermot de Pas: NASA Photographs, 112668, Paris

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Auction Date
02/23/2021 - 02/23/2021
Page Size: 207 items in 9 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price

As if hovering like a celestial bird high above the Earth's surface, the magnificent silhouette of the Russian spacecraft PROGRESS stands out from the docking module of the International Space Station (ISS), where the deep black of the space vacuum contra

2003EUR 300.00 - 500.00EUR 290.00

The HUBBLE telescope reveals magnificent clouds of stardust through its observations.

2005EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold

Magnificent view of galaxy #NGC346 from the Hubble Space Telescope.

Circa 2005. EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold

Beautiful view of the Spiral Reel Galaxy in the Great Bear constellation.

2006EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold

Exceptional photograph of the Orion Nebula observed by the HUBBLE telescope.

2006EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold

1,500 light years from Earth, the birth of baby stars causes a magnificent chaos in a cosmic cloud called the Orion Nebula.

2006EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold

Impressive liftoff of the space shuttle DISCOVERY (STS-124) from Cape Kennedy, Florida on May 31, 2008.vintage chromogenic print on "KODAK" paper.

2008EUR 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold

Perfect photograph of the planet Saturn taken by the Cassini probe on July 23, 2008.

2008EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold

Fantastic view of the moon made from a mosaic of nearly 1300 images taken by the wide-angle camera of the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter spacecraft.

2010EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold

A fabulous galactic spectacle formed by the largest of the spiral galaxies has a disc that is deformed into a rose shape by the gravitational pull of the galaxy's tide that accompanies it.

2010EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold

This fantastic, craggy mountain peak, surrounded by bright clouds, resembles a bizarre landscape from Tolkien's book "Lord of the Rings".

2010EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold

A perfect photograph of a space "full moon" taken from lunar orbit by the automatic spacecraft "LRO".

2010EUR 600.00 - 800.00EUR 450.00

A very beautiful photograph of a spiral galaxy similar to the Milky Way.

EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold

The galaxy nicknamed the "Whirlwind Galaxy" is a spectacular spiral galaxy with impressive arms of stars and dust.

2012EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold


2012EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold

Deep space. Andromeda Galaxy.

2012EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold

This composite view of the HUBBLE Space Telescope is one of the largest ever made from an entire galaxy.

2012EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold

The mythical Horsehead Nebula specially photographed by Hubble to celebrate 23 years of operation of the most famous telescope in human space history.

2012EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold

NASA's Curiosity robot regularly makes self-portraits to report on the state of its structures.

2012EUR 600.00 - 800.00EUR 450.00

An extraordinary view of the planet SATURNE seen by the space probe CASSINI while it was in the planet's shadow (the sun is behind the planet, which protects the cameras from direct sunlight).

EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold

An extra-ordinary and historical view of the planet Saturn.

2013EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold

Magnificent mosaic photograph of the extraordinary planet Mars, which in the decades to come will welcome Man to write a new page of our human civilization.

2013EUR 600.00 - 800.00EUR 450.00

Pillars of Creation.

2014EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold

Extraordinary photograph of one of the most famous images of the HUBBLE telescope: the 3 Pillars of Creation, taken 25 years after the first picture was taken.

2015EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold

Fabulous observation of the Bubble Nebula located 8,000 light years from Earth in the Constellation of Cassiopeia.

2015EUR 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold
  • <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.
  • <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.
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