Christies: Rare Books and Manuscripts, including Andre Guichard Library - bidstart 3/12, 22918, Paris

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
March 21, 2024 - March 21, 2024
Page Size: 277 items in 12 pages

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Place Printed Year Published Estimate Actual Price
1 ABOUT, Edmond (1828-1885)

Le Roi des montagnes.

Paris 1883 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 882.00
2 APOLLINAIRE, Guillaume (1880-1918) et Andre DERAIN (1880-1954)

L'Enchanteur pourrissant.

Paris 1909 USD 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 USD 47,880.00
3 APOLLINAIRE, Guillaume (1880-1918)

Alcools.

Paris 1913 USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 Not Sold
4 APOLLINAIRE, Guillaume (1880-1918)

Le poete assassine.

Paris 1916 USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00 USD 20,160.00
5 APOLLINAIRE, Guillaume (1880-1918) et Serge FERAT (1878-1958)

Les Mamelles de Tiresias.

Paris 1918 USD 12,000.00 - 18,000.00 USD 17,640.00
6 APOLLINAIRE, Guillaume (1880-1918).

Calligrammes. Poemes de la paix et de la guerre (1913-1916)...

Paris 1918 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 756.00
7 APOLLINAIRE, Guillaume (1880-1918) et Giorgio de CHIRICO (1888-1978)

Calligrammes. Lithos de Chirico.

Paris 1930 USD 25,000.00 - 35,000.00 USD 52,920.00
8 ARAGON, Louis (1897-1982) et Pablo PICASSO (1881-1973)

Feu de joie.

Paris 1920 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 756.00
9 ARAGON, Louis (1897-1982).

Anicet ou Le Panorama.

Paris 1921 USD 400.00 - 500.00 USD 4,032.00
10 ARAGON, Louis (1897-1982).

Les Voyageurs de l'imperiale.

Paris 1942 USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00 USD 4,788.00
11 ARAGON, Louis (1897-1982)

En francais dans le texte.

Neuchatel 1943 USD 600.00 - 800.00 USD 3,276.00
12 ARNIM, Archim d' (1781-1831) et Valentine HUGO (1887-1968)

Contes bizarres.

Paris 1933 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 2,142.00
13 ARTAUD, Antonin (1896-1948) et Pablo PICASSO (1881-1973)

... Autre chose que de l'enfant beau.

[Paris] 1957 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 3,780.00
14 BALZAC, Honore de (1799-1850)

La Peau de chagrin, roman philosophique.

Paris 1831 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 630.00
15 BALZAC, Honore de (1799-1850)

Le Medecin de campagne.

Paris 1833 USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 5,040.00
16 BALZAC, Honore de (1799-1850)

Le Pere Goriot. Histoire parisienne.

Paris 1835 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 3,780.00
17 BALZAC, Honore de (1799-1850)

Histoire de la grandeur et de la decadence de Cesar Birotteau, parfumeur...

Paris 1838 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 378.00
18 BALZAC, Honore de (1799-1850)

Un grand homme de province a Paris. Scene de la vie de province.

Paris 1839 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 630.00
19 BALZAC, Honore de (1799-1850)

Beatrix ou Les Amours forces. Scenes de la vie privee.

Paris 1840 [1839]. USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00 USD 756.00
20 BAUDELAIRE, Charles (1821-1867)

Les Fleurs du mal.

Paris 1857 USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00 USD 18,900.00
21 BAUDELAIRE, Charles (1821-1967)

Lettre autographe a son editeur Poulet-Malassis, signee Ch.

Baudelaire [18]59. USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 7,560.00
22 BAUDELAIRE, Charles (1821-1867)

Les Paradis artificiels. Opium et haschisch.

Paris 1860 USD 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 USD 32,760.00
23 BAUDELAIRE, Charles (1821-1867)

Les Fleurs du mal.

Paris 1861 USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 USD 2,268.00
24 BAUDELAIRE, Charles (1821-1867)

Les Fleurs du mal. [Relie avec :] Complement aux Fleurs du mal [Et :] Les Epaves.

Paris, Bruxelles 1869, 1869, 1874 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 2,142.00
25 BAUDELAIRE, Charles (1821-1867) et Edouard CHIMOT (1890-1959)

Le Spleen de Paris.

Paris 1926 USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 3,024.00
  • Sotheby’s
    Modern First Editions
    Available for Immediate Purchase
    Sotheby’s, Available Now: Winston Churchill. The Second World War. Set of First-Edition Volumes. 6,000 USD
    Sotheby’s, Available Now: A.A. Milne, Ernest H. Shepard. A Collection of The Pooh Books. Set of First-Editions. 18,600 USD
    Sotheby’s, Available Now: Salvador Dalí, Lewis Carroll. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Finely Bound and Signed Limited Edition. 15,000 USD
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    Modern First Editions
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    Sotheby’s, Available Now: Ian Fleming. Live and Let Die. First Edition. 9,500 USD
    Sotheby’s, Available Now: J.K. Rowling. Harry Potter Series. Finely Bound First Printing Set of Complete Series. 5,650 USD
    Sotheby’s, Available Now: Ernest Hemingway. A Farewell to Arms. First Edition, First Printing. 4,200 USD
  • Manuscript Masterpieces from the Schøyen Collection
    London auction, 11 June
    BROWSE NOW
    Christie’s, Explore now: The Holkham Hebrew Bible. In Hebrew, decorated manuscript on vellum [Toledo, 2nd quarter 13th century]. £1,500,000–3,000,000
    Christie’s, Explore now: The Crosby-Schøyen Codex. In Coptic, manuscript on papyrus [Upper Egypt, middle 3rd century / 4th century]. £2,000,000–3,000,000
    Christie’s, Explore now: The Geraardsbergen Bible. In Latin, illuminated manuscript on vellum [Southern Netherlands, late 12th century]. £700,000–1,000,000
    Christie’s, Explore now : Jean de Courcy (fl. 1420). The Chronique de la Bouquechardiere. In French, illuminated manuscript on vellum [Paris, c.1480]. £200,000–300,000
    Christie’s, Explore now: The ‘Catherine de Medici’ Hours. In Latin and French, illuminated manuscript on vellum [Paris, c.1485]. £120,000–180,000
  • Forum Auctions
    Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper
    30th May 2024
    Forum, May 30: Potter (Beatrix). Complete set of four original illustrations for the nursery rhyme, 'This pig went to market', 1890s. £60,000 to £80,000.
    Forum, May 30: Dante Alighieri.- Lactantius (Lucius Coelius Firmianus). Opera, second edition, Rome, 1468. £40,000 to £60,000.
    Forum, May 30: Distilling.- Brunschwig (Hieronymus). Liber de arte Distillandi de Compositis, first edition of the so-called 'Grosses Destillierbuch', Strassburg, 1512. £22,000 to £28,000.
    Forum, May 30: Eliot (T.S.), W. H. Auden, Ted Hughes, Philip Larkin, Robert Lowell, Seamus Heaney, Ted Hughes, & others. A Personal Anthology for Eric Walter White, 60 autograph poems. £20,000 to £30,000.
    Forum, May 30: Cornerstone of French Enlightenment Philosophy.- Helvetius (Claude Adrien). De l'Esprit, true first issue "A" of the suppressed first edition, Paris, 1758. £20,000 to £30,000.
    Forum Auctions
    Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper
    30th May 2024
    Forum, May 30: Szyk (Arthur). The Haggadah, one of 125 copies, this out-of-series, Beaconsfield Press, 1940. £15,000 to £20,000.
    Forum, May 30: Fleming (Ian). Casino Royale, first edition, first impression, 1953. £15,000 to £20,000.
    Forum, May 30: Japan.- Ryusui (Katsuma). Umi no Sachi [Wealth of the Sea], 2 vol., Tokyo, 1762. £8,000 to £12,000.
    Forum, May 30: Computing.- Operating and maintenance manual for the BINAC binary automatic computer built for Northrop Aircraft Corporation 1949, Philadelphia, 1949. £8,000 to £12,000.
    Forum, May 30: Burmese School (probably circa 1870s). Folding manuscript, or parabaik, from the Court Workshop at the Royal Court at Manadaly, Burma, [c.1870s]. £8,000 to £12,000.
  • Ketterer Rare Books
    Auction May 27th
    Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:
    K. Marx, Das Kapital,1867. Dedication copy. Est: € 120,000
    Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:
    Latin and French Book of Hours, around 1380. Est: € 25,000
    Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:
    Theodor de Bry, Indiae Orientalis, 1598-1625. Est: € 80,000
    Ketterer Rare Books
    Auction May 27th
    Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:
    Breviary, Latin manuscript, around 1450-75. Est: € 10,000
    Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:
    G. B. Piranesi, Vedute di Roma, 1748-69. Est: € 60,000
    Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:
    K. Schmidt-Rottluff, Arbeiter, 1921. Orig. watercolour on postcard. Est: € 18,000
    Ketterer Rare Books
    Auction May 27th
    Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:
    Breviarium Romanum, Latin manuscript, 1474. Est: € 20,000
    Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:
    C. J. Trew, Plantae selectae, 1750-73. Est: € 28,000
    Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:
    M. Beckmann, Apokalypse, 1943. Est: € 50,000
    Ketterer Rare Books
    Auction May 27th
    Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:
    Ulrich von Richenthal, Das Concilium, 1536. Est: € 9,000
    Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:
    I. Kant, Critik der reinen Vernunft, 1781. Est: €12,000
    Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:
    Arbeiter-Illustrierte Zeitung (AIZ) / Die Volks-Illustrierte (VI), 1932-38. Est: €8,000
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