Auction Results

Bibliothèque des ducs de Luynes, Château de Dampierre – Seconde partie

| | Paris

SALE TOTAL

2,525,350 EUR
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Sale Number: PF1333 Lots : 313

SALE TOTAL

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Sessions

  • Session 1: 22 Oct 2013 | 2:30 PM | Lots 365 - 527
  • Session 2: 23 Oct 2013 | 2:30 PM | Lots 528 - 679

Overview

RESULTS

The 22 October sale achieved a total of €2,525,350. The most complete copy of the 1854 edition of Auguste Salzmann's photographs of Jerusalem ever offered at public auction from the library of the ducs de Luynes at the Château de Dampierre achieved €463,500 at Sotheby's Paris. This is a worldwide record for an album by Salzmann. 

OVERVIEW

The second part of the Château de Dampierre sale features the collection of Honoré d’Albert, 8th duc de Luynes (1802-67). It offers an exceptional selection of books on archaeology and the history of the Mediterranean region from the 16th to the 19th centuries, including titles on Italy, Greece, Turkey, Palestine, Jerusalem and Egypt.

Contact Information

Anne Heilbronn
Senior Director
Head of Department, Specialist
Books & Manuscripts
+33 1 53 05 53 18
anne.heilbronn@sothebys.com
Dominique Laucournet
Consultant
+33 6 08 89 64 68
dlaucournet@gmail.com
Frédérique Parent
Deputy Director
Senior Specialist
Books & Manuscripts
+33 1 53 05 52 91
frederique.parent@sothebys.com
Benoît Puttemans
Deputy Director
Specialist
Books & Manuscripts
+ 33 1 53 05 52 66
benoit.puttemans@sothebys.com
Sylvie Delaume Garcia
Senior Administrator
Books & Manuscripts
+33 1 53 05 53 19
sylvie.delaumegarcia@sothebys.com