• <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> RUTH BADER GINSBERG’S PERSONAL COPY OF THE 1957-58 HARVARD LAW REVIEW, HEAVILY ANNOTATED BY HER.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> RUTH BADER GINSBURG’S TEXTBOOK FOR HER “CIVIL PROCEDURE” CLASS AT HARVARD, HEAVILY ANNOTATED BY HER.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> RUTH BADER GINSBURG’S TEXTBOOK FOR COLUMBIA LAW SCHOOL CLASS ON JURISPRUDENCE, HEAVILY ANNOTATED BY HER.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> HONORARY DOCTORATE AWARDED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG BY SMITH COLLEGE, 1994.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A COPY OF JUSTICE GINSBURG’S ARTICLE, “WOMEN IN THE FEDERAL JUDICIARY,” SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE JUSTICE TO SENATOR NANCY KASSEBAUM.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A COPY OF SANDRA DAY O’CONNOR’S ARTICLE, “THEY OFTEN ARE HALF-OBSCURE: THE RIGHTS OF THE INDIVIDUAL AND THE LEGACY OF OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES,” PRESENTED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A DELUXE EDITION OF ANTONIN SCALIA’S MAKING YOUR CASE: THE ART OF PERSUADING JUDGES, FROM AN EDITION OF 2000, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A FIRST EDITION OF SONIA SOTOMAYOR’S <i>MY BELOVED WORLD,</i> SIGNED AND INSCRIBED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A FIRST EDITION OF AL GORE’S “THE ASSAULT ON REASON,” SIGNED AND INSCRIBED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> <i>BELOVED</i> BY TONI MORRISON, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR TO RUTH AND MARTIN GINSBURG.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A FIRST EDITION OF GLORIA STEINEM’S “MY LIFE ON THE ROAD,” SIGNED AND INSCRIBED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG.
  • <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> DANTE ALIGHIERI (1265-1321). <i>Commedia.</i> Venezia: Vindelino da Spira, 1477. Estimate: € 40.000 - 60.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> DALI, Salvador (1908-1989) - William SHAKESPEARE (1564-1616). <i>Romeo e Giulietta.</i> Milan: Rizzoli, 1975. Estimate: € 25.000 - 35.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> MALVASIA, Cornelio; MONTANARI, Geminiano. <i>Ephemerides novissimae motuum coelestium.</i> Modena: Cassiani, 1662. Estimate: € 8.000 - 12.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> JANSSONIUS, Johannes. <i>Atlantis majoris quinta pars, Orbem maritimum [Novus Atlas, volume V: carte marittime].</i> Amsterdam: Janssonius, 1650. Estimate: € 12.000 - 18.000.
  • <center><b>Swann Auction Galleries<br>A Record Breaking Season</b>
    <b>Swann:</b> <i>The Book of Mormon,</b> first edition, Palmyra, NY, 1830. Sold Sept. 30 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> Vincent Van Gogh, <i>Homme à la Pipe: Portrait du Docteur Gachet, Evening,</i> etching, 1890. Sold Nov. 2 — $161,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edward Ruscha, <i>Stains,</i> title page, one of 70, signed, 1969. Sold Nov. 9 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> John James Audubon, <i>Carolina Parrot, Plate 26,</i> hand colored aquatint, 1828. Sold Dec.9 — $137,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edmund Dulac, <i>The Snow Queen,</i> watercolor, gouache, pen & ink, 1910. Sold Dec. 16 — $125,000.
  • <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>26 January 2022<br>Printed Books & Maps,<br>The Sinclair Hood Library of Archaeology,<br>The Charles Tomlinson Poetry Library</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Biggs (Thomas, Hope, Theodore C & Fergusson, James). <i>Architecture at Ahmedabad, The Capital of Goozerat,</i> 1st edition, London: John Murray, 1866. £3,000 to £5,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Daniell (Thomas and William). <i>Oriental Scenery. One Hundred and Fifty Views of the Architecture, Antiquities and Landscape Scenery of Hindoostan,</i> 6 parts, 1812-16. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Hamilton (Sir William & Pierre Francois Hugues d'Hancarville). Collection of Etruscan, Greek and Roman Antiquities from the Cabinet of the Hon.ble Wm Hamilton, volumes I & II only (of 4), Naples, 1766-67. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>26 January 2022<br>Printed Books & Maps,<br>The Sinclair Hood Library of Archaeology,<br>The Charles Tomlinson Poetry Library</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Moore (Lieutenant Joseph & Captain Frederick Marryat). Eighteen Views taken at & near Rangoon, [1825]. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Williamson (Captain Thomas & Howitt, Samuel). <i>Oriental Field Sports; Being a Complete, Detailed and Accurate Description of the Wild Sports of the East;</i> 1st edition, London, 1807. £5,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Knoop (Johann Hermann). <i>Pomologia, dat is Beschryvingen en Afbeeldingen van de beste zoorten van Appels en Peeren, Fructologia …,</i> 3 volumes in 1, Leeuwarden: A Ferwerda and G. Tresling, [1758]. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>26 January 2022<br>Printed Books & Maps,<br>The Sinclair Hood Library of Archaeology,<br>The Charles Tomlinson Poetry Library</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> North America. Wyld (James), Map of the Colony of British Columbia and the British & American Territory West of the Rocky Mountains, Including Vancouvers Island and the Gold Fields, 1858. £1,500 to £2,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Pocket Globe. A Correct Globe with the New Discoveries, circa 1785. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Wales. Morden (Robert), Twelve 'playing card maps' of Wales, circa 1676. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>26 January 2022<br>Printed Books & Maps,<br>The Sinclair Hood Library of Archaeology,<br>The Charles Tomlinson Poetry Library</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Society of Dilettanti. <i>Antiquities of Ionia,</i> 5 volumes: 1821, 1797, 1840, 1881 & 1915. £3,000 to £5,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Churchill (Winston Spencer). <i>The People's Rights,</i> 1st edition, 1st issue, London: Hodder & Stoughton, [1910]. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Paz (Octavio). <i>Blanco,</i> 1st edition, limited numbered edition, Mexico: Joaquín Mortiz, 1967. £500 to £800.

Aste Bolaffi: Rare Books and Autographs, 725, Turin

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
12/16/2021 - 12/16/2021
Page Size: 604 items in 25 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
51Carrera, Valentino.

Lettera autografa firmata, due pagine in 8°, datata ‘Firenze, 13 gennaio 1876’ ed indirizzata ad n ‘Onorevole Signore’.

Not AvailableNot Sold
52D'Ambra, Lucio.

Lettera autografa firmata dello scrittore, romanziere e Accademico d’Italia, 1 pagina in 8°, datata ‘11 dic.

Not AvailableNot Sold
53D'Annunzio, Gabriele.

Lettera autografa firmata, 4 pagine in 4° piccolo, su carta intestata ‘Il Convito’ e busta autografa, indirizzata a Ernesto Gagliardi a Berlino.

Not AvailableEUR 2,000.00
54D'Annunzio, Gabriele.

Lettera autografa firmata, 7 pagine in 4°, datata ‘29 agosto 1910’.

Not AvailableNot Sold
55Di Giacomo, Salvatore.

Due lettere autografe firmate del grande poeta e Accademico d’Italia, in totale 2 pagine, una datata ‘Napoli 22 luglio 1913’ su carta intestata della Biblioteca Lucchesiana e l’altra più breve su carta intestata ‘Il signor Poeta S.

Not AvailableEUR 187.50
56[Dumas padre e figlio].

Lotto composto da tre lettere autografe firmate, una di Dumas padre e due del figlio.

Not AvailableEUR 500.00
57Foscolo, Ugo.

Lettera autografa firmata, una pagina in 4°, ‘Milano 6 febb. 1811’, indirizzata a Luigi Cagnoli.

Not AvailableEUR 2,500.00
58Gide, André.

Lettera autografa firmata, 1 pagina in 8°, senza data su carta intestata ‘Abbaye de Pontigny’.

Not AvailableNot Sold
59Gomez de Avellaneda, Gertrudis.

Poesia autografa firmata, 1 pagina in 8°, datata 'Cardens Enero 62', contenuta all'interno di bell'album amicorum appartenuto a Blanca Ezponda Mora cui poeti, musicisti e pittori hanno dedicato versi e disegni originali nella seconda metà del XIX secolo.

Not AvailableNot Sold
60Lopez, Sabatino.

Cartolina autografa firmata indirizzata ad Edoardo Calandra e datata 1901.

Not AvailableEUR 125.00
61Manzoni, Alessandro.

Lettera autografa firmata, 1 pagina in 8° (rifilato il margine sinistro e due angoli.) ‘Degl’incomodi che non portano pericolo, ma disturbo e impedimento furo cagione di questo mio ritardo a esprimere la mia viva e umile riconoscenza per il dono di cui fu

Not AvailableEUR 1,875.00
62Marotta, Giuseppe.

Lettera autografa firmata, 1 pagina in 4°, da ‘Napoli, 26 ott.

Not AvailableNot Sold
63Metastasio, Pietro.

Lettera autografa firmata, 4 pagine in 4°, senza data, indirizzata ad ‘Aguirre, Torino’ (foro alla pria pagina dovuto all’acidità dell’inchiostro.) Lunga missiva amichevole nella quale il poeta cesareo da notizie al suo corrispondente e scrive che ‘le ope

Not AvailableEUR 1,250.00
64Negri, Ada.

Lettera autografa firmata, 2 pagine in 8°, vergata in inchiostro violetto da ‘Valle Mosso (Biella) 25-8-1905’ in cui la poetessa ringrazia il ‘Comitato Soccorsi delle gentili parole a mio riguardo.

Not AvailableNot Sold
65Ojetti, Ugo.

Lettera autografa firmata su carta intestata ‘Bemporad e figlio.

Not AvailableNot Sold
66Pindemonte, Ippolito.

Lettera autografa firmata, una pagina in 4°, da ‘Verona 1.

Not AvailableNot Sold
67Prévost, Marcel.

Dedica autografa firmata ‘A Monsieur E.

Not AvailableNot Sold
68Poesia autografa firmata a pennarello con correzioni a penna rossa e blu, una pagina in 8°, 12 righe.

Si tratta di una parte del poema completo, probabilmente proprio il testo originale usato per la pubblicazione in Mikrokosmos.

Not AvailableNot Sold
69Toddi (Pier Silvio Rivetta).

Dedica autografa firmata sulle prime pagine del suo Zero in amore.

Not AvailableNot Sold
70Verga, Giovanni.

Biglietto autografo firmato con notazioni che musicano il nome del grande scrittore verista, senza data.

Not AvailableEUR 468.75
71Zola, Émile .

Lettera autografa firmata, una pagina in 8°, ‘Paris 9 fevr.

Not AvailableNot Sold
72

Nutrita e interessante raccolta di autografi musicali tra i quali segnaliamo lettere di compositori come Giovanni Battista Niccolini, Friedrich von Flotow, Giovanni Pacini, Viktor Nessler, Max Bruch, Hans von Bülow, Friedrich Himmel, Jacques Offenbach, Fe

Not AvailableEUR 5,625.00
73

Lettera autografa firmata, 3 pagine in 8°, indirizzata a Angelica Paola Muschietti a Catania, da 'Palermo 19 Aprile 1932', qualche strappo e piccole mancanze.

Not AvailableEUR 3,250.00
74

4 battute musicali autografe firmate, una pagina in 8°, tratte dalla celebre marcia della sua opera Les Troyens ispirata all’Eneide di Virgilio.

Not AvailableEUR 1,875.00
75

Grande fotografia in bianco e nero (275 x 185 mm) con dedica ‘Alla Signorina Bubi Florio con molti auguri’, datata ‘Torino 1931’.

Not AvailableNot Sold
  • <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Fine Art, Antique, and Jewelry Auction<br>January 29 & 30, 2022</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> Civil War Archive, including Hospital CDVs. $2,400 to $2,800.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> W.B. Gosnell's Civil War Era 34 Star Flag w/ Book on Western Expansion. $1,200 to $1,400.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> 15 Star Parade Flag and Envelope, Framed. $800 to $900.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Fine Art, Antique, and Jewelry Auction<br>January 29 & 30, 2022</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> Partial Civil War Album, incl. Confederate Leaders. $800 to $900.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> CDV Album incl. Garfield, plus Framed CSA Currency. $800 to $900.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> Two Geronimo Cabinet Cards, incl. St. Louis World's Fair Signed. $2,800 to $3,200.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Fine Art, Antique, and Jewelry Auction<br>January 29 & 30, 2022</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> Dickens, Charles. <i>A Christmas Carol,</i> 1st Ed. 1843. $1,800 to $2,000.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> Archive of Col. John Fite, CSA, POW Johnson's Island, first of two lots, 8 Items. $1,200 to $1,400.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> Kentucky Confederate Call to Arms Broadside, 1862. $1,200 to $1,400.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Fine Art, Antique, and Jewelry Auction<br>January 29 & 30, 2022</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> Hemingway, Ernest. <i>For Whom the Bell Tolls,</i> 1st Ed. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> Autograph Album with Confederate Signatures, incl. Jeff Davis. $800 to $1,000.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> WWI Navy Posters plus Photo of USS John Hood, 3 pcs. $700 to $750.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br> Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including Americana<br>Online<br>Now through January 25, 2022</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Audubon, John James. The "Wild Turkey" manuscript — capturing one of the nation's most iconic symbols of unity. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> (Flag) — Commemorative Thirteen-Star Flag. Pre-Civil War, Thirteen-Star Flag of the United States, from the collection of Charles Kuralt. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Fitzgerald, F. Scott. <i>Tender is the Night</i>. First edition, presentation copy, and a former mystery. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Audubon, John James. The "Wild Turkey" manuscript — capturing one of the nation's most iconic symbols of unity. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Salinger, J.D. <i>The Catcher in the Rye.</i> A strikingly fresh first edition of Salinger's essential novel. $20,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Whitman, Walt. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> “America's second Declaration of Independence” — signed by Whitman. $150,000 to $200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> [Dylan, Bob]. Some of the earliest known professional portraits. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Y-Worth [Yarworth], William. <i>Cerevisiarii Comes: Or, the New and True Art of Brewing…</i> A rare and early English work on the art of brewing. $5,000 to $7,000.
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