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Western Manuscripts and Miniatures
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Western Manuscripts and Miniatures

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Auction dates
Dec 07, 2020 02:00 PM GMT
Viewing dates
Dec 03, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM GMT
Dec 04, 2020 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM GMT
Dec 05, 2020 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM GMT
Dec 06, 2020 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM GMT
Auction currency
GBP
Buyer's premium
25 % (exc. Sales tax)
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There are 76 lots within this auction
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Lactantius, Divinarum Institutionum Libri VII, in Latin, large and handsome Renaissance manuscript
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1
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Opening bid
24,000 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
25,000 - 35,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Humanist compendium, including letters by Donato Acciaioli, and other similar works,
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1
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9,500 GBP
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GBP
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10,000 - 15,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Vocabulario militaris, extracted from Roberto Valturio, De re militari, book VIII
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1
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5,500 GBP
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GBP
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6,000 - 8,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Book of Hours, Use of Sarum, in Latin with Middle English inscription, illuminated manuscript
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1
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11,000 GBP
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GBP
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12,000 - 18,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Giovanni Scala, Deffinitioni bellisime di geometrica, in Italian, manuscript with illustrations
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1
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3,800 GBP
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GBP
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4,000 - 6,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ A Sienese chronicle from 1238 to 1466, in Italian, illustrated manuscript on paper
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1
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1,400 GBP
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GBP
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1,500 - 2,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Two volumes containing collections of mottos and notes on ethics, in Italian, manuscripts on paper
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1
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1,900 GBP
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GBP
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2,000 - 3,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Li avvenimenti delli straccioni occorso nella città di Lucca l'anno 1531, in Italian, manuscript
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1
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950 GBP
Max bid
GBP
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1,000 - 1,500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ History and Statutes of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem
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1
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2,800 GBP
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GBP
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3,000 - 5,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Pierre Albert de Launay, Remarques sommaires faites sur la maison d'Aerssen, in French,
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1
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3,800 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
4,000 - 6,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Reading aid for use with Greek manuscripts, in Greek and Latin, manuscript on paper
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1
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380 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ "In universam Aristotelis Physicam commentarii et disputationes", "Quaestiones quae supersunt... "
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1
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280 GBP
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GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Giusto de 'Conti, La Bella Mano, following the edition of Jacopo Corbinelli, in Italian verse,
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1
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380 GBP
Max bid
GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Leandro Fernández de Moratín, La Mojigata, Comedia en tres actos, a play in Spanish,
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1
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Opening bid
1,400 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
1,500 - 2,000 GBP