AUCTION 24 & 25 April
On 24 and 25 April The Romantic Agony will auction an impressive collection of autographs of Robert Schumann, Albert Einstein, Trotski, Paul Van Ostaijen (the original manuscript of the well-known poem "Huldegedicht aan Singer"), Multatuli, C. Permeke, P.J. Proudhon. Very remarkable are the untill now unknown letters and accounts of the Antwerp master printer Plantin.
Apart from a collection of books about feminism and the Flemish Movement (with records of the newspaper De Schelde / Volk en Staat) are also the first French edition of Das Kapital, Marx and the original edition of James Joyce's Ulysses presented next to first editions of Kafka and other masterpieces of world literature.
A collection of popular art, popular editions and photos, including the famous iconic picture by Carjat of the French poet Baudelaire, of a rare quality.
The highlight of the auction will be the sale of three beautiful Flemish books of hours with the most exquisite miniatures.
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