2019 December Auctions – 9/12/2019 – 13/12/2019

175 lots
Lot 10000
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1895 Winter Festivals Foundation 5m handpainted essay in olive-green and carmine on card with ms date “June 27th 95”, surface abrasion at left well clear…
Estimate: 3’600 EUR
Lot 10001
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1895 Winter Festivals Foundation enlarged essays of the Arabic script for the top duty tablet for the 3m, 5m and 1pi, approx. 18x6cm, unique
Estimate: 600 EUR
Lot 10002
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1895 Winter Festivals Foundation four stamp-size essays of the Arabic script for the top duty tablet for the 3m, 5m and 1pi and the commemorative legend…
Estimate: 600 EUR
Lot 10014
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1925 International Geographical Congress, essay for an overprint on the 10m Fouad definitive to commemorate the Congress, with two stamps affixed together…
Estimate: 1’800 EUR
Lot 10015
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1925 International Geographical Congress, three original 15m pencil-drawn essays on thick card, 175x198mm, depicting different scenes of the Nile or Egyptian…
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 10016
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1925 International Geographical Congress, original 15m pencil-drawn essay of the accepted design on thick card, 175x198mm, endorsed “Original sketch” and…
Estimate: 1’800 EUR
Lot 10017
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1925 International Geographical Congress 15m photographic print in blue in a similar design to the issued stamp (notably the Congress legend is in white)…
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 10018
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1925 International Geographical Congress 15m photographic print in blue in a similar design to the issued stamp (notably the background of the Congress…
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 10030
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1926 King Fouad’s 58th Birthday 50pi slightly enlarged essay (104% of issued design) by Harrison in sheetlet (58x84mm) inscribed “SOUVENIR DU VISITE D’ETAT…
Estimate: 6’000 EUR
Lot 10033
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1926 International Navigation Congress 5m photographic essay affixed to presentation card from the Survey Department, 175x198mm, with Arabic inscriptions…
Estimate: 2’400 EUR
Lot 10051
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1928 International Medical Congress 15m photographic stamp-size essay in blue depicting Imhotep as per the issued design for the 5m value, fine and unique
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10053
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1928 International Medical Congress 5m enlarged photographic essay in the accepted design in blue on carton paper, 9.5x16cm, fine and uniqueProvenance:…
Estimate: 1’200 EUR
Lot 10057
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1929 Prince Farouk’s 9th Birthday 15m hand-drawn essay in ink on tracing paper with detailed frame and 3/4 length outline of the Prince in similar design…
Estimate: 750 EUR
Lot 10058
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1929 Prince Farouk’s 9th Birthday, pair of essays with pencil and ink sketch on carton if a proposed frame with empty centre and a similar hand-drawn essay…
Estimate: 750 EUR
Lot 10059
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1929 Prince Farouk’s 9th Birthday handpainted essay of “EL AMIR FAROUK” in Arabic in green and red on paper, 12.2×5.7cm, very fine and unique
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10060
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1929 Prince Farouk’s 9th Birthday handpainted essay of “EL AMIR FAROUK” in Arabic on white paper, 10.2×5.6cm, very fine and unique
Estimate: 750 EUR
Lot 10061
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1929 Prince Farouk’s 9th Birthday hand-drawn essay of “EL AMIR FAROUK” in Arabic in red and blue on tracing paper, 6.4×4.1cm, very fine and unique
Estimate: 600 EUR
Lot 10062
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1929 Prince Farouk’s 9th Birthday hand-drawn essay of “EL AMIR FAROUK” in Arabic on tracing paper, 4.8×3.1cm, very fine and unique
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10063
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1929 Prince Farouk’s 9th Birthday hand-drawn essay of “EL AMIR FAROUK” in Arabic in blue and black on tracing paper, 5.3×3.3cm, very fine and unique
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10064
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1929 Prince Farouk’s 9th Birthday hand-drawn essay of “EL AMIR FAROUK” in Arabic in on paper, 9.8×3.8cm, very fine and unique
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10065
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1929 Prince Farouk’s 9th Birthday 20m photographic stamp-size essay of the frame in black showing the numerals for the other values below, very fine and…
Estimate: 750 EUR
Lot 10066
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1929 Prince Farouk’s 9th Birthday 20m enlarged hand-painted essay of the adopted design in blue and white on paper, 76x128mm, attractive and unique essayProvenance:…
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 10072
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1931 14th Agricultural and Industrial Exhibition hand-drawn essay in ink on card, 154x83mm, depicting the harvest in operation, very fine and uniqueProvenance:…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10073
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1931 14th Agricultural and Industrial Exhibition, two smaller-than-stamp-size photographs on piece of photographic paper both showing the illustration…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10074
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1931 14th Agricultural and Industrial Exhibition, photograph of an illustration from the tomb of Zeserkere-Seneb and Menena showing the survey of the…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10075
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1931 14th Agricultural and Industrial Exhibition, photograph of an illustration from the tomb of Zeserkere-Seneb and Menena showing the survey of the cornfields…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10076
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1931 14th Agricultural and Industrial Exhibition 15m stamp-size progressive photographic essay of the adopted design (missing Arabic text and value),…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10087
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1933 International Railway Congress group of five hand drawn unadopted essays in ink depicting the Edfina Bridge, one 18×9.5cm depicting the bridge and…
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 10088
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1933 International Railway Congress group of four hand drawn unadopted essays in ink depicting the Mansura Bridge, one 18x7cm depicting the bridge,…
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 10089
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1933 International Railway Congress group of five hand drawn unadopted essays in ink depicting the Dessuq Bridge (1) and Zifta Bridge (4), one 18x7cm…
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 10095
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1934 UPU Congress group of 10 photographic and pen and ink essays, incl. three small photographs of the two portraits used, and pen and ink essays incl….
Estimate: 8’500 EUR
Lot 10103
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1936 Anglo-Egyptian Treaty group of five photographic essays showing different sizes of the conference table in sepia or blue, unique group
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10107
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1937 Abolition of Capitulations at the Montreux Conference group of five hand-drawn essays for the unadopted Sphinx design, three showing different sketches…
Estimate: 1’200 EUR
Lot 10108
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1937 Abolition of Capitulations at the Montreux Conference group of three photographic essays of a Sphinx which was the centre of an unadopted design,…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10109
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1937 Abolition of Capitulations at the Montreux Conference group of five photographic essays of the adopted centre in different sizes with varied highlighting,…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10110
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1937 Abolition of Capitulations at the Montreux Conference pair of hand-drawn essays for the adopted design on piece of perforated card, the first showing…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10114
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1937 15th Ophthalmological Congress 5m photographic essay, stamp-size, with “Esquisse de Timbre-poste pour le Congrès Ophthalmologique (Caire 1937)” above…
Estimate: 750 EUR
Lot 10115
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1937 15th Ophthalmological Congress 5m printed proof with artist’s wash colour hand drawing, stamp-size on card (98x57mm) with artist’s notes adjacent,…
Estimate: 1’200 EUR
Lot 10116
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1937 15th Ophthalmological Congress 5m enlarged photographic essay of the original hand painted essay (without shading), 17.4×10.5cm, very fine
Estimate: 750 EUR
Lot 10117
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1937 15th Ophthalmological Congress 5m enlarged blue-grey print, similar to the issued design, on carton paper, 20×13.7cm, entitled “Esquisse de Timbre-poste…
Estimate: 750 EUR
Lot 10118
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1937 15th Ophthalmological Congress 5m photographic progressive essay with missing inscriptions, stamp-size, with ms “1” on reverse, very fineProvenance:…
Estimate: 750 EUR
Lot 10119
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1937 15th Ophthalmological Congress 5m bromide photographic proof, stamp-size, very fineProvenance: Vahan Andonian
Estimate: 750 EUR
Lot 10127
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1938 18th International Cotton Congress 15m photographic essay of the adopted centre design only, stamp-size, very fine
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10128
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1938 18th International Cotton Congress 15m photographic essay of the adopted centre design only in a darker shade, stamp-size, very fine
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10129
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1938 18th International Cotton Congress pair of hand-drawn essays of the frame on tracing paper, one in black and one in orange, unique
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10130
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1938 18th International Cotton Congress group of four pencil sketches on stamp-size perforated carton, two of the frame and two with a completed sketch,…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10131
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1938 18th International Cotton Congress pencil sketch of the frame with hand-painted essay of the centre affixed on stamp-size perforated carton, uniqueProvenance:…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10132
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1938 18th International Cotton Congress, stamp size essay in pencil on perforated carton with hand-painted essay affixed to centre, pin hole at foot otherwise…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10133
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1938 18th International Cotton Congress 15m hand-drawn essay in pen and ink (incomplete) on perforated carton paper, stamp size, very fine and uniqueProvenance:…
Estimate: 750 EUR
Lot 10134
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1938 18th International Cotton Congress hand-painted essay of the young girl for the centre of the stamp, stamp-size, uniqueProvenance: Vahan Andonian
Estimate: 500 EUR