V 29|22.12.2014 Auction 29 - Furniture Factory ’De Zilveren Hamer’’ & ABA’s Books, Prints and Art Auction
December 22, 2014 at 7 pm CET [GMT+1]
Friday 19, Saturday 20, Sunday 21 and Monday, December 22, 2014 from 11 am until 5 pm CET [GMT+1]
Location Viewing Days and Auction
Quellijnstraat 127, 1073 XH Amsterdam
Auctioned will be:
Furniture Factory ’De Zilveren Hamer’ (The Silver Hammer).
ABA will auction special hand upholstered furniture of the furniture factory ‘De Zilveren Hamer’, containing numerous hand upholstered and restored antique and designer furniture. In addition, dozens of rolls of durable upholstery fabrics, cushions, curios and supplies will come under the hammer.
ABA’s regular Books-, Prints and Art Auction.
In addition to the termination auction of ‘The Silver Hammer’, ABA auctions again several special books, prints and art objects from private collections.
Technology and Science Books.
A variety of special packages in which the subject Biology
is well represented, but also the subjects Technology, Construction, Automobile, Architecture, and History
will be covered .
A large collection of History, Architecture and Topographical literature.
Including many packages of Amsterdam and Dutch topography. In this auction also a lot of attention to foreign countries including France, Indonesia and Egypt.
Art, Music and Photography Books.
In many cases of very good quality. The topics are: Theatre, Architecture, Performing Arts, Music, Visual Arts, Photography, Popular Music, Yiddish Art, Art History, Design and Biography
Some of the books in this category are new.
Bibliography and Literature.
Special reference books, catalogs, studies and essays about books and literature.
Comic books & Picture Card Albums.
Picture Card Albums, beautiful Children’s Books and Comics with e.g. Bob and Bobette, Perry Winkle, work by Tardi and Kresse
. But also underground literature, such as De Vrije Balloen and Gummi.
Within this category again many packages and single editions on topics such as: Judaica, Cookbooks, Erotica, Philosophy, Literature, Poetry
Antique maps and prints.
This time a modest collection of Engravings, Etchings, Lithographs and Maps.
A collection of Antique Books and Manuscripts.
In this issue there are a number of special editions. Interesting is the extremely rare Tercume i şerh Siyer-i-i Kebir
a philosophical work on Islamic law. In addition, the usual collection of literary Antiquaria.
Curiosities and Antiques
Lots of almost every subject within e.g.: Glass, Silver, Applied Arts, Design Objects, Tin Toys, Disneyana, Ceramics, Badges, Puzzles, Ephemera, Calendars , Furniture, Bakelite, Stamps, The Royals, Postcards, Paper Cut Art, Art Deco, Art Nouveau, Et cetera.
Visual Arts, Photography and Posters.
A surprising collection of world-famous artists. Auctioned will be work of artists such: Roy Lichtenstein, Salvador Dali, Jean Cocteau, Kees van Dongen, Demiak, Man Ray, Sol Lewitt, Brassai, Joseph Beuys and Corneille.
But also original work of Herman Brood
with an excellent provenance will pass by. Furthermore, numerous notable posters, of which Stanley Kubrick’s "2001 Space Odyssey
and an exhibition poster of Käthe Kollwitz
catches the eye.
Result of this auction
0501-1000 Books - Science and Technology 
1001-1500 Books - History and Topography 
1501-2000 Books - Art, Music and Photography 
2001-2500 Books - Bibliography and Typography 
2501-3000 Books - Comics and Trading Card Albums 
3001-3500 Books - Literature & Varia 
3501-4000 Antique Maps and Graphic Art 
4001-4500 Books - Antiquarian 
4501-5000 Varia and Antiques 
5001-5500 Art, Photography, Prints and Posters 
6001-6500 De Zilveren Hamer Curio 
6501-7000 De Zilveren Hamer Upholstery & Cushions 
7001-7500 De Zilveren Hamer Upholstered Furniture 
7501-8000 De Zilveren Hamer Tools and Miscellaneou 
Total lots