The world’s premier auctions
 
 
WELCOME TO INVALUABLE
Be the first to know about
the latest online auctions.
Please enter a valid email address (name@host.com)
Sign Up »
PS: We value your privacy
Thank you!
 
 
Want to learn more
about online auctions?
Take a Quick Tour »
WE'VE CHANGED OUR NAME
is now
 
To celebrate, we’ve enhanced our site with
larger images and browsing by category to help
you easily find what you’re passionate about.
Remember to update your bookmarks.
Get Started »
 
Invaluable cannot guarantee the accuracy of translations through Google Translate and disclaims any responsibility for inaccurate translations.
Show translation options

Specialist Books, Maps & Prints

by Cheffins


367 lots with images

October 17, 2013

Live Auction

Clifton House

1 & 2 Clifton Road

Cambridge, CB1 7EA United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)1223 213343

Fax: +44 (0)1223 271949

Email: fine.art@cheffins.co.uk

367 Lots
Sort by:
Lots with images first
Next »
Per page:
J.Harris after James Pollard.

Lot 1: J.Harris after James Pollard.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: J.Harris after James Pollard. Scenes on the Road, or a Trip to Epsom and Back a series of four coaching scenes, coloured aquatints published by Ackermann 1838, in maple frames 44 x 58cm (sheet) (4)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
After Richard Houston (Irish, born circa 1721-1775)

Lot 2: After Richard Houston (Irish, born circa 1721-1775)

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: After Richard Houston (Irish, born circa 1721-1775) Portrait of Major General James Wolfe, mezzotint, publ. J.Bowles, 35.5 x 25.5cm (overall); with - [CROMWELL (T K)] Excursions in the County of Suffolk, 2 volumes in one, 1818-19, 8vo, folding map and plan, added engraved titles after J.S.Cotman, half calf; and one other engraving (3)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
A collection of various prints,

Lot 3: A collection of various prints,

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: A collection of various prints, to include ornithological, topographical and portrait subjects; together with a map of France

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
After Edward A. Wilson (1872-1912).

Lot 4: After Edward A. Wilson (1872-1912).

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: After Edward A. Wilson (1872-1912). Cape Evans Looking North, colour print of a scene from the Antarctic Expedition of 1911, 23 x 30cm (image) Provenance: Quintin Riley (1905-1980) Polar explorer; acquired directly from the family by the vendor.

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
John Gillray.

Lot 5: John Gillray.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: John Gillray. Preparing for the Grand Attack, hand coloured stipple etching published by H.Humphrey, 1801 25 x 35cm, with verre eglomise mount

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Two 19th century views of Cairo.

Lot 6: Two 19th century views of Cairo.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Two 19th century views of Cairo. The Suez Canal, lithograph by Ciceri after Riou, 20.5 x 29cm (image); and a coloured aquatint view published by Hearne, 20 x 33cm (image); with a painting on fabric of a Japanese lady holding a lantern, 58 x 28cm (3)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
A collection of loose prints and engravings,

Lot 7: A collection of loose prints and engravings,

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: A collection of loose prints and engravings, mainly including works by or after Hogarth, etc, various sizes (a folder)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
A portfolio of prints and engravings,

Lot 8: A portfolio of prints and engravings,

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: A portfolio of prints and engravings, including mezzotints and etchings published by Virtue & Co, subjects include R.W.Macbeth after G.F.Watts, Water Nymphs, etching signed in pencil; others with colour after Morland or Wheatley, etc (sizes vary)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
A collection of loose engravings.

Lot 9: A collection of loose engravings.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: A collection of loose engravings. Classical subjects including battle friezes and statues, circa late 18th or early 19th century, sizes vary; together with two coloured prints after Morland

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Gwen Raverat (1885-1957).

Lot 10: Gwen Raverat (1885-1957).

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Gwen Raverat (1885-1957). Two girls resting on the ground lithograph, signed below in pencil, 18.5 x 32.5cm (visible)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Ernest Herbert Whydale (1886-1952).

Lot 11: Ernest Herbert Whydale (1886-1952).

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Ernest Herbert Whydale (1886-1952). Hauling the wagon etching signed in pencil below 25 x 30cm (image)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Piranesi.

Lot 12: Piranesi.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Piranesi. Veduta del Ponte Lugano, etching, late 18th or early 19th century 44.5 x 66cm (plate); with Sylvan G Boxsius (b.1878) Old Sussex Mill and Devon Church two coloured wood engravings, signed and titled below 14 x 18cm (3)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
A View of Westminster Bridge from Lambeth,

Lot 13: A View of Westminster Bridge from Lambeth,

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: A View of Westminster Bridge from Lambeth, hand coloured 18th century engraving for Robert Wilkinson and Bowles and Carver, 24 x 40cm (visible; trimmed and mounted); together with a pencil drawing of a Mediterranean village scene, and various loose lithographs of Continental scenery

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Ackermann, London (publisher).

Lot 14: Ackermann, London (publisher).

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Ackermann, London (publisher). Swiss Costumes [circa 1820] four sheets each with six hand coloured engravings 30 x 35.5cm (sheet)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
T.Bowles (18th century),

Lot 15: T.Bowles (18th century),

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: T.Bowles (18th century), A View of St James's Palace Pall Mall; A Prospect of St James's Park two hand coloured engravings, 26 x 40cm and 24 x 41cm; with J.Bluck after Pugin and Rowlandson Mounting Guard coloured aquatint, 19 x 25.5cm (image); with one other print of St James's (4)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
A collection of prints and engravings,

Lot 16: A collection of prints and engravings,

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: A collection of prints and engravings, including sculptures by Robiano, Antwerp 1772; Frank Brangwyn's 'The Bark Strippers', signed lithograph (from an edition of 100); a signed print by Emil Orlik, etc

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
S & N Buck.

Lot 17: S & N Buck.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: S & N Buck. The South West Prospect of the City of Lichfield, engraving, 1732, 32 x 83cm

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
A Genealogical Chart of the Kings and Queens of England,

Lot 18: A Genealogical Chart of the Kings and Queens of England,

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: A Genealogical Chart of the Kings and Queens of England, from the Reign of William the Conqueror to George the Fourth, hand coloured engraving by W.T.Fry, 65 x 83cm (sheet)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
[ALKEN, Henry]. Ben Tally Ho, series of 7 fine hand coloured aquatints on Whatman paper watermarked 1815, published by S & J F...

Lot 19: [ALKEN, Henry]. Ben Tally Ho, series of 7 fine hand coloured aquatints on Whatman paper watermarked 1815, published by S & J F...

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: [ALKEN, Henry]. Ben Tally Ho, series of 7 fine hand coloured aquatints on Whatman paper watermarked 1815, published by S & J Fuller, London, in plain wrapper watermarked 1826 with trimmed mounted text 'Qualified Horses and Unqualified Riders', oblong 4to, some dust staining and slight fraying to edges

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
William Ward after Sir Thomas Lawrence.

Lot 20: William Ward after Sir Thomas Lawrence.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: William Ward after Sir Thomas Lawrence. Baron Nugent (1788-1850), mezzotint portrait, proof before letters 66 x 40.5cm (visible)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
The Crimea, Colnaghi's Authentic Series.

Lot 21: The Crimea, Colnaghi's Authentic Series.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: The Crimea, Colnaghi's Authentic Series. Nine coloured lithographs by Day & Son 1855, later mounted on card, sizes vary, largest 28 x 44cm (image)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Three small mezzotints circa 1770.

Lot 22: Three small mezzotints circa 1770.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Three small mezzotints circa 1770. Old Darby and Joan; The English Coachman; Smack the Coachman..., each with caption below the images, published by John or Carrington Bowles, 15 x 11cm (3)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
T.Picken and others after Jean Le Capelain

Lot 23: T.Picken and others after Jean Le Capelain

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: T.Picken and others after Jean Le Capelain Views of Jersey, thirteen coloured lithographs published by Day & Son most about 43 x 61cm overall, labels verso of Ryman & Co, Oxford (13)

Condition Report: some old time and dust staining; light spotting or soiling to some margins

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Thomas Gaugain, after William Redmore Bigg - Health and Success; and Birthday Present to Old Nursae - stipple engravings (a pair)

Lot 24: Thomas Gaugain, after William Redmore Bigg - Health and Success; and Birthday Present to Old Nursae - stipple engravings (a pair)

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Thomas Gaugain after William Redmore Bigg, Health and Success; and, Birth Day Present to Old Nurse, a pair of late 18th century coloured stipple engravings 58 x 47cm (visible)

Condition Report: Mounts discoloured and dirt under the glass.

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
William Strang (Scottish 1859-1921)   - Nathan the Wise - engravings (8)

Lot 25: William Strang (Scottish 1859-1921) - Nathan the Wise - engravings (8)

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: William Strang (Scottish, 1859-1921), Eight framed etchings to illustrate an edition of 'Nathan the Wise', 12 x 8cm Note: this was a five act play by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (German 1729-1781), first published in 1779. These etchings possibly illustrate the 1894 translation by William Jacks. All inscibed with initials 'W S' plus the act and scene number in the etching, and signed lower right 'W Strang' in pencil outside of etching. The group includes an etching of Lessing himself. (eight)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Portraits and engravings, a collection of 18th and 19th century prints, including after Houbraken (folio size), two partly  di...

Lot 26: Portraits and engravings, a collection of 18th and 19th century prints, including after Houbraken (folio size), two partly di...

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Portraits and engravings, a collection of 18th and 19th century prints, including after Houbraken (folio size), two partly disbound volumes of the Copper Plate Magazine, and other mainly later portrait prints of various sizes, few early newspapers, etc (a box)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Three small Biblical illustrations by Wenceslas Hollar, 17th century or later, etchings with text below, including 'Sedentes in tene..

Lot 27: Three small Biblical illustrations by Wenceslas Hollar, 17th century or later, etchings with text below, including 'Sedentes in tene..

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Three small Biblical illustrations by Wenceslas Hollar, 17th century or later, etchings with text below, including 'Sedentes in tenebris...', 8 x 5.5cm (plate); together with four larger engravings by J.Wierx or C de Mallery (7)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
C. Rosenberg after James Pollard.

Lot 28: C. Rosenberg after James Pollard.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: C. Rosenberg after James Pollard. West Country Mails at the Gloucester Coffee House Piccadilly hand coloured aquatint published Thos McLean 1828 57 x 78cm (visible)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
London Transport Posters by the Baynard Press and Waterlow & Sons.

Lot 29: London Transport Posters by the Baynard Press and Waterlow & Sons.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: London Transport Posters by the Baynard Press and Waterlow & Sons. Walter E Spradberry (1889-1969). The Proud City, [St Paul's Cathedral and The Tower of London], 63 x 102cm (2); Winston Churchill, by Austin, 'Our Heritage', circa 1945 51 x 63 cm; with 2 others Heritage series; 'Out and About by London Transport' (2 floral posters; rather frayed); Two child subjects circa 1936; (9)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Wartime London Transport Posters by the Baynard Press,

Lot 30: Wartime London Transport Posters by the Baynard Press,

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Wartime London Transport Posters by the Baynard Press, Seeing It through, by Eric Henri Kennington, three wartime lithographic posters, 1944, of a policeman, bus conductor and bus driver, each about 80 x 55cm (visible)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Laurence Stephen Lowry, RA (British 1887-1976),

Lot 31: Laurence Stephen Lowry, RA (British 1887-1976),

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Laurence Stephen Lowry, RA (British 1887-1976), Britain at Play colour reproduction print, signed in pencil and with Fine Art Trade Guild blind stamp, 44.5 x 60cm (image)

Condition Report: Condition appears fine.

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
The London Directory or a New and Improved Plan of London, Westminster and Southwark.

Lot 37: The London Directory or a New and Improved Plan of London, Westminster and Southwark.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: The London Directory or a New and Improved Plan of London, Westminster and Southwark. dissected folding hand coloured engraving for Laurie and Whittle, 1800, 42 x 51.5cm (now framed); and a small county map of Huntingdonshire (2)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Saxton and Hole.

Lot 38: Saxton and Hole.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Saxton and Hole. Glocestriae Comitatus olim Sedes Dobunorum hand coloured engraved map of Gloucestershire circa 1637, 31 x 37cm (sheet; somewhat toned); with South Wales by Robert Morden, (2)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Saxton and Kip.

Lot 39: Saxton and Kip.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Saxton and Kip. Cambridge Comitatus quem olim Iceni insederunt, hand coloured engraved map circa 1610, 29 x 33cm (visible)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Richard Blome.

Lot 40: Richard Blome.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Richard Blome. A Mapp of the County of Surrey hand coloured engraving by W.Hollar dated 1667 15.5 x 22cm (visible)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Emanuel Bowen.

Lot 41: Emanuel Bowen.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Emanuel Bowen. An Accurate Map of Lincolnshire hand coloured engraved map, 1777 54.5 x 44cm (sheet)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
John Speed.

Lot 42: John Speed.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: John Speed. Huntington Both Shire and Shire Towne with the Ancient Citie Ely Described, hand coloured engraved map, Bassett and Chiswell 1676 edition, 40 x 51.5cm (double glazed)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
John Speed.

Lot 43: John Speed.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: John Speed. Cambridge described with the devision of the hundreds hand coloured engraved map, Sudbury and Humble edition 1611, 38.5 x 52cm (plate)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
John Speed.

Lot 44: John Speed.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: John Speed. Leicester both Countye and Citie described, hand coloured engraved map, Sudbury and Humble edition 1611, 38 x 51cm (double glazed)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
A collection of maps,

Lot 45: A collection of maps,

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: A collection of maps, various including Huntingdonshire by T.Bowen, Bacon's roll map of East Anglia circa 1890, strip road map of Huntingdon to Ipswich, and issues of the ILN relating to Cambridge University

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Ortelius.

Lot 46: Ortelius.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Ortelius. Angliae Scotiae et Hiberniae sive Britannicar Insularum Descriptio hand coloured engraved map with Latin text verso, circa 1580 or later 38 x 53cm (sheet)

Condition Report: old brown staining to lower margin area and scale

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Joan Blaeu.

Lot 47: Joan Blaeu.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Joan Blaeu. Regiones Inundatae in Finibus Comitatus.. hand coloured engraved map showing parts of Norfolk, Cambridgeshire etc, Spanish text verso, 17th century, 49 x 60cm (sheet)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Joan Blaeu.

Lot 48: Joan Blaeu.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Joan Blaeu. Lancastria Palatinatus Anglis Lancaster et Lancashire hand coloured engraved map, Spanish text verso, 1645 or later 46 x 57cm (sheet)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Captain Greenville Collins.

Lot 49: Captain Greenville Collins.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Captain Greenville Collins. The Isle of Man and North West Coast of England hand coloured chart from Great Britain's Coasting Pilot c.1693 49 x 60cm (sheet)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Willem Blaeu.

Lot 50: Willem Blaeu.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Willem Blaeu. Campagna di Roma, oilm Latium: Patrimonio Di S. Pietro; et Sabina, hand coloured engraved map circa 1640, Spanish text verso, unframed, 56 x 65.5cm (small tear to right side); with 6 sheets of Spanish text from the atlas

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
A collection of 19th century loose maps and town plans,

Lot 51: A collection of 19th century loose maps and town plans,

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: A collection of 19th century loose maps and town plans, including some American interest; also lithograph views in France and Spain etc (quantity)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Emanuel Bowen.

Lot 52: Emanuel Bowen.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Emanuel Bowen. Improved Map of the County of Stafford, 18th century hand coloured engraved map, dissected and linen backed, now framed 69 x 53cm; with Saxton and Hole. Salopiae Comitatus quem Cornauii olim incoluerunt descriptio, hand coloured engraved map, circa 1610, 29 x 35.5cm (2)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
John Speed.

Lot 53: John Speed.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: John Speed. Cambridgeshire described with the Devision of the Hundreds, hand coloured engraved map, Bassett and Chiswell edition 1676 40 x 54cm (slightly trimmed, probably laid down)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Emanuel Bowen.

Lot 54: Emanuel Bowen.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Emanuel Bowen. An Accurate Map of Cambridgeshire hand coloured engraved map 72 x 54cm

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
John Speed.

Lot 55: John Speed.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: John Speed. The Countie of Nottingham described, 1610 or later hand coloured engraved map, Sudbury and Humble edition, English text verso, 38 x 51cm

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Per page:
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
Next »