AMSTERDAM -- "DEN VERDIENSTELIJKEN VIOLIST en bekwamen Orkest-Directeur Martinus Wolters t.g.v. zijn 25-j. Jubileum als Toonkunstenaar door vrienden en vereerders aangeboden, 1880-1905". Amsterdam, september 1905. W. designed ti.-p., beautifully drawn in col. by Luc. Jansen, and 37 thick paper leaves w. printed dec. borders, the majority of which surround numerous tipped in signatures on white strips of paper. Fol-obl. Pigskin over gilt wooden brds. w. heavy openwork brass clasps and catches, brass bosses, front side w. gilt initials 'MW', gilt coat of arms of Amsterdam, a gilt harp and '1880-1905'. (Bind. slightly rubbed in places, but in very good condition).
result € 800
BBK -- COLLECTION of c. 20 letters on paper (often consisting of multiple sheets), all from the period 1965-1967, written in pen or typed by Piet Zwart, Peter Alma, (on behalf of) Wim Schuhmacher, Antoinette v. Hoytema, Han Krug, Jo Voskuil, Fred Carasso, a.o., in which they indicate whether or not they wish to qualify for a personal allowance ('eregeld'), for the greater part addressed to Willy de Vries, director of the 'Beroepsvereniging van Beeldende Kunstenaars' (BBK). For the greater part signed.
result € 220
DORDRECHT -- ALBUM AMICORUM for Helena Johanna Vriesendorp (1838-1907), daughter of Corneille Adrien Vriesendorp en Antonetta Roodenburg, later married to Jan Jacob Blussé. Period 1854-67. W. c. 60 contributions in ms. on paper, 2 drawings and a (dam.) paste-up over the period 1854-1867 by relatives and friends. Sm-4°. Cont. red cl., a.e.g. (Hinges a bit weak).
result € 160
INDIA -- LETTER of appointment for Henry Ballantine as American consul of Bombay. Preprinted document on paper, supplemented with legible handwriting, dated January 12th 1891. 330 x 405 mm. Signed by Queen Victoria (1819-1901) in the left upper margin and by her secretary (Lord Salisbury?) in the lower right corner. W. Victoria's blind stamped royal seal mounted in the upper right corner.
result € 450
LEIDEN -- 'BODEBOEKJE'. Notebook for the first 26 weeks of 18?? containing i.a. names, addresses and registration numbers of Leiden citizens, probably to administrate premiums for a health insurance fund. Manuscript in pencil and ink on paper. 97 lvs., r° and v°. In cont. sm-8° vellum bind. (Traces of use, but in good, legible condition).
result € 200
LIBER AMICORUM -- ALBUM AMICORUM Cornelis Johan de Lange, anno 1772. W. c. 30 contributions in ms. and 2 watercolour drawings. Sm-8°-obl. Bound in elaborately gilt tooled red morocco by the Hunting Roll Bindery, Leiden, dated 1772 on the back side, a.e.g. (Few minor scratches to bind. along edges, but in perfect condition).
result € 3600
RECEUIL de toutes les Prières de l'Écriture Sainte Rangées dans le même ordre qu'elles se trouvent dans l'Ancien et le Nouveau Testament". Paris, 17?? (148) lvs. Collection of prayers from the Old and New Testament, written in a legible hand on paper by ?? Pirlot. Sm-8°. In very fine red mor. bind. presumably by Nicolas Denis Derome (1731-1790), richly gilt and w. family crests of O'Huguerty (O'Hegarty, Haggarty, etc.)/Pirlot on both sides w. motto "Nec flectitur nec mutant" (They neither bend nor change), blue silk endpapers. (Hinges a bit weak/cracked, a bit thumbed, stamp on ti.).
result € 160