Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Search All Lots

BP BP

Search

Your search has returned 1430 results.
Save your search - find out immediately when "Woodcut" is available at auction!

José Alicea (Puerto Rican, b. 1928)    Olas y Arena (Hommage a Sylvia Rexach)

José Alicea (Puerto Rican, b. 1928) Olas y Arena (Hommage a Sylvia Rexach)

Auction:
3118T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 23, 2018
Lot:
1292
Sold for:
$74$60

José Alicea (Puerto Rican, b. 1928) Olas y Arena (Hommage a Sylvia Rexach). Titled, numbered, and signed "...P/A Alicea" in pencil below the image. Woodcut and embossing on paper, image size More ...

A Necessary Doctrine and Erudicion for Any Chrysten Man, set furth by the Kynges Maiestye of England. &c.

A Necessary Doctrine and Erudicion for Any Chrysten Man, set furth by the Kynges Maiestye of England. &c.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

A Necessary Doctrine and Erudicion for Any Chrysten Man, set furth by the Kynges Maiestye of England. &c. [London: Imprinted in Fletestrete by Thomas Berthelet, printer to the kynges hyghnes, the More ...

Acosta, Jose de (1540-1600) Naturall and Morall Historie of the East and West Indies.

Acosta, Jose de (1540-1600) Naturall and Morall Historie of the East and West Indies.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Acosta, Jose de (1540-1600) Naturall and Morall Historie of the East and West Indies. London: Printed by Val: Sims for Edward Blount and William Aspley, 1604. First edition in English, quarto, type More ...

An Olde Thrift Newly Revived. Wherein is Declared the Manner of Planting, Preserving, and Husbanding Yong Trees of Divers Kindes for Ti

An Olde Thrift Newly Revived. Wherein is Declared the Manner of Planting, Preserving, and Husbanding Yong Trees of Divers Kindes for Ti

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

An Olde Thrift Newly Revived. Wherein is Declared the Manner of Planting, Preserving, and Husbanding Yong Trees of Divers Kindes for Timber and Fuell. London: Printed by W[illiam] S[tansby] for More ...

Antoniszoon, Cornelis (b. 1499) The Safeguard of Sailers, or Great Rutter. Containing the Courses, Distances, Soundings, Floods, and Eb

Antoniszoon, Cornelis (b. 1499) The Safeguard of Sailers, or Great Rutter. Containing the Courses, Distances, Soundings, Floods, and Eb

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Antoniszoon, Cornelis (b. 1499) The Safeguard of Sailers, or Great Rutter. Containing the Courses, Distances, Soundings, Floods, and Ebbs. London: Printed by W.G. for Wil. Fisher at the Postern-Gate More ...

Augustine of Hippo, Saint (354-430) Of the Citie of God: with the Learned Comments of Io. Lod. Vives.

Augustine of Hippo, Saint (354-430) Of the Citie of God: with the Learned Comments of Io. Lod. Vives.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Augustine of Hippo, Saint (354-430) Of the Citie of God: with the Learned Comments of Io. Lod. Vives. London: Printed by George Eld, 1610. First edition in English, folio, De Civitate Dei, More ...

Ávila y Zuniga, Luis de (c. 1490-c. 1560) The Comentaries of Don Lewes de Auela, and Suniga, great Master of Acanter, which treateth of

Ávila y Zuniga, Luis de (c. 1490-c. 1560) The Comentaries of Don Lewes de Auela, and Suniga, great Master of Acanter, which treateth of

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Ávila y Zuniga, Luis de (c. 1490-c. 1560) The Comentaries of Don Lewes de Auela, and Suniga, great Master of Acanter, which treateth of the great vvars in Germany. London: in aedibus Richardi More ...

Bale, John (1495-1563) The First Two Partes of the Actes or Unchast Examples of the Englysh Votaryes.

Bale, John (1495-1563) The First Two Partes of the Actes or Unchast Examples of the Englysh Votaryes.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Bale, John (1495-1563) The First Two Partes of the Actes or Unchast Examples of the Englysh Votaryes. London: [Part I] Imprynted by Abraham Vele, dwellying in Paules Churcheyarde at the synge of the More ...

Boemus, Johann (c. 1485-1535) The Fardle of Facions, Conteining the Aunciente Maners, Customes, and Lawes, of the Peoples Enhabiting th

Boemus, Johann (c. 1485-1535) The Fardle of Facions, Conteining the Aunciente Maners, Customes, and Lawes, of the Peoples Enhabiting th

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
12
Sold for:
$8,979$7,300

Boemus, Johann (c. 1485-1535) The Fardle of Facions, Conteining the Aunciente Maners, Customes, and Lawes, of the Peoples Enhabiting the Two Partes of the Earth, Called Affrike and Asie. London: More ...

Boorde, Andrew (1490?-1549) The Breviary of Healthe, for All Maner of Sickenesses and Diseases the which may be in man or woman, doth f

Boorde, Andrew (1490?-1549) The Breviary of Healthe, for All Maner of Sickenesses and Diseases the which may be in man or woman, doth f

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Boorde, Andrew (1490?-1549) The Breviary of Healthe, for All Maner of Sickenesses and Diseases the which may be in man or woman, doth folowe. London: Imprynted in Fletestrete at the synge of the More ...

Brathwaite, Richard (1588-1673) Natures Embassie: or, the Wilde-Mans Measures: Danced Naked by Twelve Satyres.

Brathwaite, Richard (1588-1673) Natures Embassie: or, the Wilde-Mans Measures: Danced Naked by Twelve Satyres.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
21
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Brathwaite, Richard (1588-1673) Natures Embassie: or, the Wilde-Mans Measures: Danced Naked by Twelve Satyres. London: Printed by [Richard Field] for Richard Whitaker, 1621. First edition, octavo, More ...

Browne, William (1590-c. 1645) Britannia's Pastorals. First and Second Books.

Browne, William (1590-c. 1645) Britannia's Pastorals. First and Second Books.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Browne, William (1590-c. 1645) Britannia's Pastorals. First and Second Books. London: Printed by Iohn Haviland, 1625. Octavo, woodcut printer's mark with flaming heart on title page, full-page More ...

Burton, Henry (1578-1648) Or an Unmasking of the Mystery of Iniquity, Folded up in a Most Pernitious Breeve or Bull, sent from the Pope

Burton, Henry (1578-1648) Or an Unmasking of the Mystery of Iniquity, Folded up in a Most Pernitious Breeve or Bull, sent from the Pope

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Burton, Henry (1578-1648) Or an Unmasking of the Mystery of Iniquity, Folded up in a Most Pernitious Breeve or Bull, sent from the Pope lately into England. London: Imprinted by W. Joens for More ...

Campion, Edmund, Saint (1540-1581) Two Histories of Ireland. The One Written by Edmund Campion, the other by Meredith Hanmer, Dr. of Di

Campion, Edmund, Saint (1540-1581) Two Histories of Ireland. The One Written by Edmund Campion, the other by Meredith Hanmer, Dr. of Di

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Campion, Edmund, Saint (1540-1581) Two Histories of Ireland. The One Written by Edmund Campion, the other by Meredith Hanmer, Dr. of Divinity. Dublin: Printed by the Society of Stationers, 1633. More ...

Coignet, Matthieu, sieur de La Thuillerie (1514-1586) Politique Discourses upon Trueth and Lying.

Coignet, Matthieu, sieur de La Thuillerie (1514-1586) Politique Discourses upon Trueth and Lying.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
37
Unsold
 

Coignet, Matthieu, sieur de La Thuillerie (1514-1586) Politique Discourses upon Trueth and Lying. London: Printed by [John Windet for] Ralfe Newberie, 1586. First English edition of this More ...

Colonne, Guido delle (c. 1287) The Life and Death of Hector. One, and the First of the Most Puissant, Valiant, and Renowned Monarches o

Colonne, Guido delle (c. 1287) The Life and Death of Hector. One, and the First of the Most Puissant, Valiant, and Renowned Monarches o

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
38
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Colonne, Guido delle (c. 1287) The Life and Death of Hector. One, and the First of the Most Puissant, Valiant, and Renowned Monarches of the World, Called the Nyne Worthies. London: Thomas Purfoot, More ...

Cornwallis, Sir William (1579-1614) Essayes.

Cornwallis, Sir William (1579-1614) Essayes.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Cornwallis, Sir William (1579-1614) Essayes. London: Printed [by S. Stafford] for Edmund Mattes, at the signe of the Hand and Plowgh in Fleet-street, 1600. First edition, part one only, 12mo, More ...

Coryate, Thomas (1577-1617) Coryats Crudities; Hastily Gobled up in Five Moneths Trauells.

Coryate, Thomas (1577-1617) Coryats Crudities; Hastily Gobled up in Five Moneths Trauells.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
42
Unsold
 

Coryate, Thomas (1577-1617) Coryats Crudities; Hastily Gobled up in Five Moneths Trauells. London: by W[illiam] S[tansby], 1611. First edition, lacking the errata leaf, quarto, illustrated with More ...

Cotgrave, Randle (d. 1634?) A Dictionarie of the French and English Tongues.

Cotgrave, Randle (d. 1634?) A Dictionarie of the French and English Tongues.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$923$750

Cotgrave, Randle (d. 1634?) A Dictionarie of the French and English Tongues. London: by Adam Islip, 1611. First edition, folio, title page printed within elaborate woodcut compartment, contents in More ...

Cranmer, Thomas (1489-1556) Catechismus, That is to Say, a Shorte Instruction into Christian Religion for the Synguler Commoditie and P

Cranmer, Thomas (1489-1556) Catechismus, That is to Say, a Shorte Instruction into Christian Religion for the Synguler Commoditie and P

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

Cranmer, Thomas (1489-1556) Catechismus, That is to Say, a Shorte Instruction into Christian Religion for the Synguler Commoditie and Profyte of Childre[n] and Yong People. London: Gualterus Lynne More ...

Day, Richard (b. 1552) A Booke of Christian Prayers.

Day, Richard (b. 1552) A Booke of Christian Prayers.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
50
Unsold
 

Day, Richard (b. 1552) A Booke of Christian Prayers. London: Printed by John Daye, dwellyng over Aldersgate, 1578. Quarto, illustrated with woodcut borders on title page and text leaves throughout, More ...

Demosthenes (c. 384-322 BC); Thomas Wilson, trans. (1525?-1581) The Three Orations of Demosthenes.

Demosthenes (c. 384-322 BC); Thomas Wilson, trans. (1525?-1581) The Three Orations of Demosthenes.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Demosthenes (c. 384-322 BC); Thomas Wilson, trans. (1525?-1581) The Three Orations of Demosthenes. London: Imprinted by Henrie Denham, 1570. First English edition, quarto, title page printed within More ...

Dufour, Philippe Sylvestre (1622-1687) The Manner of Making of Coffee, Tea, and Chocolate.

Dufour, Philippe Sylvestre (1622-1687) The Manner of Making of Coffee, Tea, and Chocolate.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
56
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Dufour, Philippe Sylvestre (1622-1687) The Manner of Making of Coffee, Tea, and Chocolate. London: Printed for William Crook at the Green Dragon without Temple Bar near Devereux Court, 1685. First More ...

Elyot, Sir Thomas (1490?-1546) Pasquyll the Playne.

Elyot, Sir Thomas (1490?-1546) Pasquyll the Playne.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Elyot, Sir Thomas (1490?-1546) Pasquyll the Playne. London: Thomae Bertheleti, 1540. Second edition (two appeared in 1533); title page printed within architectural woodcut border dated 1534; large More ...

Elyot, Sir Thomas (1490?-1546) The Image of Governaunce Compiled of the Actes and Sentences Notable, of the Most Noble Emperour Alexand

Elyot, Sir Thomas (1490?-1546) The Image of Governaunce Compiled of the Actes and Sentences Notable, of the Most Noble Emperour Alexand

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Elyot, Sir Thomas (1490?-1546) The Image of Governaunce Compiled of the Actes and Sentences Notable, of the Most Noble Emperour Alexandre Severus, Late Translated out of Greke into Englishe. London: More ...

Erasmus, Desiderius (d. 1536) Apophthegmes, that is to saie, prompte, quicke, wittie and sente[n]cious saiynges.

Erasmus, Desiderius (d. 1536) Apophthegmes, that is to saie, prompte, quicke, wittie and sente[n]cious saiynges.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Erasmus, Desiderius (d. 1536) Apophthegmes, that is to saie, prompte, quicke, wittie and sente[n]cious saiynges. London: by Ihon Kingston, 1564. Second English edition, octavo, woodcut ornament at More ...

Fleming, Abraham (1552?-1607) The Diamond of Devotion, Cut and Squared into Sixe Severall Points.

Fleming, Abraham (1552?-1607) The Diamond of Devotion, Cut and Squared into Sixe Severall Points.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
65
Unsold
 

Fleming, Abraham (1552?-1607) The Diamond of Devotion, Cut and Squared into Sixe Severall Points. London: Printed by Henri Denham dwelling in Pater Noster Rowe, being the assigne of William Seres, More ...

Florio, John (1553-1625) Queen Anna's New World of Words, or Dictionarie of the Italian and English Tongues.

Florio, John (1553-1625) Queen Anna's New World of Words, or Dictionarie of the Italian and English Tongues.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
67
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Florio, John (1553-1625) Queen Anna's New World of Words, or Dictionarie of the Italian and English Tongues. London: Printed by Melch. Bradwood, for Edw. Blount and William Barret, 1611. Second More ...

Fludd, Robert (1574-1637) Mosaicall Philosophy: Grounded upon the Essentiall Truth or Eternal Sapience.

Fludd, Robert (1574-1637) Mosaicall Philosophy: Grounded upon the Essentiall Truth or Eternal Sapience.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Fludd, Robert (1574-1637) Mosaicall Philosophy: Grounded upon the Essentiall Truth or Eternal Sapience. London: Printed for Humphrey Moseley, at the Prince's Armes in St. Paul's Church-yard, 1659. More ...

Gesner, Conrad (1516-1565) The Newe Iewell of Health, wherein is Contayned the Most Excellent Secretes of Phisicke and Philosophie, Dev

Gesner, Conrad (1516-1565) The Newe Iewell of Health, wherein is Contayned the Most Excellent Secretes of Phisicke and Philosophie, Dev

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Gesner, Conrad (1516-1565) The Newe Iewell of Health, wherein is Contayned the Most Excellent Secretes of Phisicke and Philosophie, Devided into Fower Bookes. London: by Henrie Denham, 1576. First More ...