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Important illuminated manuscripts, printed books and autograph letters

Gerhard Storck

Important illuminated manuscripts, printed books and autograph letters

auction, Wednesday, 29 November 2000.

by Gerhard Storck

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Published by Christie"s in London [England] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Manuscripts -- Catalogs.,
  • Rare books -- Catalogs.,
  • Autographs -- Collections -- Catalogs.

  • Edition Notes

    Illustrations on lining papers.

    GenreCatalogs., Collections
    The Physical Object
    Pagination287 p.:
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20590403M

    important letters & manuscripts. autograph letter signed. einstein, albert. autograph letter signed to ludwig hopf from where einstein’s abandons the requirement of general covariance. passionate and important letter by theodore roosevelt defining the nature of the progressive party. more. An illuminated manuscript is a manuscript in which the text is supplemented with such decoration as initials, borders (), and miniature the strictest definition, the term refers only to manuscripts decorated with either gold or silver; but in both common usage and modern scholarship, the term refers to any decorated or illustrated manuscript from Western traditions.

    The William Randolph Hearst Collection Part V. Books in Fine Bindings, Illuminated Manuscripts, Other Literary Property Including Fine Art and Extra-Illustrated Books, With Tissot’s “La Sainte Bible” in a Magnificent Pagnant Binding, Autograph Letters and Documents, Washington, Franklin, Hamilton, Jones, Jackson and Jefferson, Important Revolutionary Manuscript Maps, Authors. Printed Books, Manuscripts, Autograph Letters and Graphic Art Went Under the Hammer at Kestenbaum & Company on November 29th. Kestenbaum & Company’s November 29th auction of Fine Judaica featured a large number of Hebrew Printed Books from the 15th – 18th centuries, Autograph Letters, American Judaica, Kabbalistic works, Haggadahs, attractive bindings, Zionist and Holocaust .

    collected by Henry Huth, and since maintained and augmented by his son, Alfred H. Huth. The printed books and illuminated manuscripts sold by auction by Messrs. Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, auctioneers. Standouts among the many manuscripts offered for sale included an important collection of historical letters and documents from the archives of Chief Rabbi Shmuel Salant pertaining to the issue of cultivating the Land of Israel during the Sabbatical Year, which earned $28,; a most poetic two-page autograph letter written in by Chief.


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important letters and manuscripts of Claude Bernard, Pasteur. Charles and Mary Lamb, Southey and Wordsworth. 23rd June, Sotheby's. London: Christie's, small 4to. stiff paper wrappers. 12 pages. With more than illuminated manuscripts, 1, of the first printed books (ca. - ), and an important collection of post deluxe editions, this extraordinary collection chronicles the art of the book over more than 1, years.

The collection is from all over the world, and from ancient to modern times. It features deluxe Gospel books from Printed books and autograph letters book, Ethiopia, Byzantium, and. But illuminated manuscripts printed books and autograph letters book secular works of literature, history and law were not uncommon.

In the late Middle Ages, prayer books known as Books of Hours became increasingly popular, and many of the best known examples of illuminated manuscripts belong to this category of book (e.g. the Tres Riches Heures du Duc du Berry). Autograph Appraisal & Value.

I am often asked if I can offer an appraisal or an evaluation of an autograph. The short answer is yes. And, of course, we do buy autographs and signed documents in the regular course of our business. While the fields of autograph collecting and rare books and manuscripts are separate, they often do intersect.

London, Original Ink press copy of autograph letter by John Quincy Adams. Single-leaf unsized tissue, approximately 21cm x 11cm, with 9 lines printed ink text. Very good condition. At the time of this letter, John Quincy Adams was the first United From Voyager Press Rare Books & Manuscripts.

Autograph Letters and Archives Christie’s offers a wide array of manuscripts within this field: from medieval papal bulls, charters and royal documents to autograph letters by Nelson, Austen, Goethe and Einstein; music manuscripts by Bach and Beethoven and association objects such as T.E. Lawrence’s dagger, Nelson’s quill pen and Lucian Freud’s paintbrushes.

Catalogue of the famous library of printed books, illuminated manuscripts, autograph letters, and engravings collected by Henry Huth, and since maintained and augmented by his son Alfred H. Huth, Fosbury Manor, Wiltshire--the engravings & woodcuts () (Reprint) Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge.

Published by Pranava Books (). Die Minnefinger in Bilvern Ber Maneffifchen Handschrift di ILLuminated Manuscript e una grande selezione di libri, arte e articoli da collezione disponibile su The Greatest Illuminated Manuscripts.

The Book of Durrow ( CE) – The oldest illuminated book of the gospels created either at Iona or Lindisfarne Abbey. Scholar Christopher de Hamel describes the work: It includes twelve interlaced initials, five full-page emblematic figures symbolizing the Evangelists, and six carpet pages, an evocative term used to describe those entire sheets of Author: Joshua J.

Mark. In addition to books, Americana encompasses pamphlets, letters, documents and manuscripts. These auctions are held in New York and Paris in June and December. Offerings of Continental, Russian & Science books range from blockbooks and incunabula to the Russian avant-garde.

The Books & Manuscripts department works throughout the year to match buyers and sellers who prefer to transact outside the auction calendar: our international team of specialists can both source on request and place printed books, maps, medieval manuscripts, autograph letters.

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A brief treatment of illuminated manuscripts follows. For full treatment, see painting, Western: Western Dark Ages and medieval Christendom. The term illumination originally denoted the embellishment of the text of handwritten books with gold or, more rarely, silver, giving the impression that the page had been literally illuminated.

In medieval times, when the art was at its height. A General Catalogue of Books: The Supplement, – Vol. London: G. Norman, no. 10, p. Catalogue of valuable printed books, illuminated & other manuscripts together with Important Early Books & Mss.

from the Library of the Late Lord Peckover (of Wisbech), Sold by Order of His Grandsons, A.P.D. Penrose and R.A. Penrose. Autograph A manuscript in an author's hand that includes the author's signature Bifolium A large sheet of paper folded in half and resulting in a four-page "booklet." Catchword A word at the bottom of a page in a manuscript or print book indicating the first word of the following page.

Boston's museums, colleges, and public libraries have some of the most important illuminated manuscripts and early printed books in America. Together they amount to .Add tags for "Catalogue of valuable printed books, illuminated manuscripts and autograph letters : which will be sold by auction on Tuesday, 8th of April,and three following days.".

Be the first.Christopher De Hamel's "A History of Illuminated Manuscripts" (now in its second edition) is certainly the definitive history for lay readers, but it is probably the best starting place for aspiring professionals as well. It is well-written, faultlessly researched, and copiously by: