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The Roger Martin Collection of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures and other properties
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The Roger Martin Collection of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures and other properties

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Lots 1 - 130: The Roger Martin Collection of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures

Lots 131 - 142: Other Properties

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Auction dates
Jul 06, 2021 02:00 PM BST
Viewing dates
Jul 02, 2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
Jul 03, 2021 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM BST
Jul 04, 2021 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM BST
Jul 05, 2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
Auction currency
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Buyer's premium
25 % (exc. Sales tax)
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There are 142 lots within this auction
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Leaves with the regulations of a mercantile fleet that set sail from Venice on 21 May 1504 for Al
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1
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2,000 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
2,000 - 4,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Collection of leaves from medieval manuscripts, in Latin, on parchment [France, fifteenth century]
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1
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1,000 GBP
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1,000 - 2,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Collection of leaves from devotional books, in Latin, decorated or illuminated manuscripts on par
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1
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4,000 GBP
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4,000 - 6,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Large collection of leaves from Calendars and a Litany from Books of Hours, many with miniatures,
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1
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7,000 GBP
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7,000 - 9,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Collection of leaves from Books of Hours, in Latin and French, decorated or illuminated manuscrip
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1
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7,000 GBP
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7,000 - 9,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Collection of leaves from devotional books, in Latin and Dutch, illuminated manuscripts on parchm
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1
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4,000 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 Two tonsured monks kneeling before the altar in worship of the host, cutting from a Gradual, manu
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1
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1,000 GBP
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GBP
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1,000 - 2,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Carta Executoria de Hidalguia in favour of the brothers Augustin and Pedro Perez de Camino, and t
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1
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2,000 GBP
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2,000 - 3,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Leaf from a Book of Hours, with a miniature by the ‘Spanish Forger’, in Latin, illuminated manusc
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1
0 GBP
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700 GBP
Max bid
GBP
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700 - 900 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Leaf from a lavishly illuminated Book of Hours, with its miniature filled in by a modern artist,
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1
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700 GBP
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GBP
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700 - 900 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Royal pardon of King James I for Hugh Currer of Kildwick, North Yorkshire, in Latin, very large m
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1
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500 GBP
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GBP
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500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Psalter in Old French translation, with Latin rubrics, illuminated manuscript on parchment [north
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1
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24,000 GBP
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GBP
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25,000 - 35,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Sermons in Old French and Latin, formerly attributed to Maurice de Sully, but now to Guillaume d
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1
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10,000 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 The Pontifical of Louis d’Amboise, bishop of Albi, in Latin, illuminated manuscript on parchment
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1
0 GBP
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7,000 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
7,000 - 9,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Large remnant of the Psalter with Passion Sequences copied by Pietro Ursuleo of Capuo, in Latin,
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1
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10,000 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 Rules of the Confraternity of the Cross, in Italian, manuscript on paper [Italy, dated Rome, 13 O
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1
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500 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Lucio Croce or Diego Laínez, Instructio Visitationis Dioeceseon, and other texts relevant to bish
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1
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2,000 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
2,000 - 3,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Prayerbook containing the Fifteen Oes of St. Bridget of Sweden, Litanies of Christ and the Virgin
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1
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5,000 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
5,000 - 7,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Portable legal formulary, in Latin and Italian, manuscript on paper [Italy, seventeenth century]
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1
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500 GBP
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Estimate
500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Vita del Pontefice Sisto V, in Italian, manuscript on paper [Italy, seventeenth century]
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1
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500 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Trattato del Terremoto, on the origin of earthquakes, in Italian, manuscript on paper [Italy, eig
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1
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Opening bid
500 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Ɵ Commonplace book, including poems, anecdotes and a song ‘by a Devonshire cyder maker’, mostly tak
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1
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300 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
300 - 500 GBP