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Sale: 464 / Rare Books, May 28. 2018 in Hamburg Lot 395

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The Book of Kells
Faksimile der Handschrift Trinity College Library Dublin, Ms. 58. Luzern, Faksimile Verlag 1990.

Eine der kostbarsten Handschriften des frühen Mittelalters, ein faszinierendes Zeugnis insularer Buchmalerei.

Numeriertes Exemplar. Mit dem Kommentarband von Anton von Euw und Peter Fox. Vorwort von Umberto Eco.

EINBAND: Weißer Orig.-Ledereinband in schwarzer Orig.-Kassette mit Beschlägen und Prägungen in Silber und Messing. 35 : 26,5 cm.

One of the early Middle Age's most valuable manuscripts, a fascinating document of Insular Illumination. Copy with the commentary volume. With orig.calf in black orig. case with fittings and embossings in silver and brass. 35 : 26,5 cm.

Book of Kells
The Book of Kells. Faksimile-Ausgabe, 1990.
Post auction sale: € 2,600 / $ 3,120

Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Book of Kells "The Book of Kells. Faksimile-Ausgabe"
This lot can only be purchased subject to regular taxation.

Regular taxation:
Hammer prices up to € 200,000: 23 % buyer's premium plus statutory sales tax Hammer prices above € 200,000: for the share up to € 200,000: 23%, for the share above € 200.000: 21% buyer's premium, each plus statutory sales tax

Resale right apportionment:
Objects made by artists who have not died at least 70 years ago are subject to a resale right apportionment of 1.5% plus statutory sales tax.