104 East 25th Street, New York, NY 10010  | 
(212) 254-4710  |  Mon - Fri, 10AM - 6PM
Follow Us:
  • We are happy to call you during the auction and place bids on your behalf. To arrange phone bidding, please call Swann's bid department during business hours.

    (212) 254-4710 ext. 0
    Mon - Fri 10AM - 6PM


    Or, e-mail a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to phonebids@swanngalleries.com. Be sure to include a phone number where we can reach you.

    Bids may also be submitted via fax. Send a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to (212) 979-1017. You will receive a confirmation before the sale.

    Sale 2395 | Lot 38
    Price Realized: $780With Buyer's Premium
    Show Hammer Price
    • Click Image To Enlarge

      Additional Images
    • Sale 2395 Lot 38

      (BIBLE IN LATIN.) Biblia sacra utriusque testamenti. Woodcut arms of Cologne on title; 25 text illustrations by Anton Woensam. [8], 325; [1], 87, [5] leaves. Folio, 315x205 mm, early 19th-century 1/2 sheep, worn, backstrip lacking, front cover and first few gatherings loose; some marginal toning or foxing, extensive early underscoring and cropped marginalia, scattered ink stains, severe dampstaining in Ecclesiasticus, title soiled with St. Charles Borromeo Seminary stamp, accession number on next leaf. Cologne: Peter Quentel, 1527

      Estimate $400 - 600

      For 15th-century editions, see lots 140-142.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $780