Books and decorative prints

The first auctions of books held at the Dorotheum in 1792 established the long tradition of auctions of this genre at the auction house. The Dorotheum’s book auctions offer rare books originating from the 15th to the 20th centuries as well as incunabulum, books of woodcuts, old atlases, illustrated books, Viennensia, Austriaca etc. covering art and art history, science, geography and literature. Decorative prints such as maps and city views round off this comprehensive auction offering. 

Our experts are at your disposal for evaluations. This service is free of charge and involves no obligation.

Contact:
Tue, Wed, Thur, 9.00am - 1.00pm
Ground floor room 28
+43-1-515 60-201
books@dorotheum.at

Current Auctions

Auction

Books and Decorative Prints

Auction Date

21.09.2016 - 14:00

Exhibition

15.09. - 21.09.2016

Location
Palais Dorotheum Wien

 

Specialist

Kurt Szendi

Kurt Szendi
Tel. +43-1-515 60-201

books@dorotheum.at

Selected aution results

North America
North America

London 1755
€ 70.800

Braun, G. and F. Hogenberg
Braun, G. and F. Hogenberg

Civitates Orbis Terrarum
€ 85.800

Libe Hartmann Schede
Libe Hartmann Schede

Chronicarum, 1493
€ 85.800