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Chiswick Auctions

Auction Info

Auction Name
Autographs and Memorabilia
Auction Date
07/31/2020 - 07/31/2020
Sale Number
#534
Total Lots
374
Sold Lots
226
Lots Sold
60.43%
Unsold Lots
148
Total Sales (GBP)
98,958.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP)
83,670.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP)
119,870.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (GBP)
128,360.00
High Estimate of All Lots (GBP)
182,920.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
54.10%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
304

WWII.- Normandy Landings

GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 GBP 8,125.00
209

Jackson (Michael)

GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 GBP 4,000.00
272

Horse Racing.- Thomas Coleman

GBP 150.00 - 200.00 GBP 3,750.00
183

Trollope (Anthony)

GBP 400.00 - 600.00 GBP 3,250.00
235

Queen

GBP 2,500.00 - 3,500.00 GBP 3,250.00
229

Pink Floyd

GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 2,500.00
187

Beatles, The

GBP 2,500.00 - 3,500.00 GBP 2,250.00
307

Diana, Princess & Prince Charles

GBP 1,200.00 - 1,800.00 GBP 2,125.00
234

Presley (Elvis)

GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 2,000.00
318

Elizabeth II, Queen & Prince Philip

GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 GBP 1,875.00
239

Sex Pistols

GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00 GBP 1,750.00
244

Tchaikovsky (Piotr Ilych)

GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 GBP 1,750.00
168

Forster (Edward Morgan)

GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00 GBP 1,625.00
267

Gladstone (William Ewart)

GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 GBP 1,500.00
49

Photograph Collection.- Actors

GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 GBP 1,500.00
338

Royal Memorabilia.-

GBP 500.00 - 700.00 GBP 1,500.00
113

Lee (Bruce)

GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 GBP 1,500.00
310

Diana, Princess of Wales

GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 GBP 1,250.00
56

Photograph Collection.- Actresses

GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 GBP 1,250.00
11

Warhol (Andy)

GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 GBP 1,225.00
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> MACHIAVELLI, Niccolò. <i>Nicholas Machiavel's Prince. Also, The life of Castruccio Castracani of Lucca…</i> Translated by Edward Dacres. London, 1640. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> FILSON, John. <i>The Discovery, Settlement and present State of Kentucke: and An Essay towards the Topography, and Natural History of that important Country…</i> Wilmington, Del.: James Adams, 1784. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> ELUARD, Paul. <i>Un poeme dans chaque livre.</i> Paris: Louis Broder, 1956. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> LEWIS, James Otto. [<i>Aboriginal Port Folio.</i> Philadelphia: Published by the Author, 1835-1836]. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> [ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS]. BOOK OF HOURS, use of Rome, in Latin. [Southern Netherlands (Ghent or Bruges), c.1460]. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> MORE, Thomas, Sir. <i>The Workes ... wrytten by him in the Englysh tongue.</i> Edited by William Rastell. London, 1557. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. MORRIS, William. <i>Love is Enough.</i> Hammersmith: The Kelmscott Press, 1897. $5,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> LINCOLN, Abraham. Autograph endorsement signed as President (“A. Lincoln”), 24 February 1863. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> WASHINGTON, George. Address panel with autograph free frank signed ("G:o Washington"), as Commander in Chief of the Continental Army, 5 August 1777. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> GOREY, Edward. <i>The Beastly Baby.</i> N.p.: The Fantod Press, 1962. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> FROST, Robert. Photographic reproduction signed and inscribed ("Robert Frost”), to R.V. Thornton, 1955. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> GOREY, Edward. <i>The Bug Book.</i> New York: Looking Glass Library, 1959. $500 to $700.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Book of Hours with Illuminated Miniatures, France, mid-15th century. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Conradus de Alemania [Halberstadt the Elder], <i>Concordantiae Bibliorum,</i> Strassburg, 1474. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Christopher Marlowe, <i>The Jew of Malta,</i> London, 1633. Earliest extant edition of this antiauthoritarian Elizabethan play. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b><br>Sir Isaac Newton, <i>The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy,</i> first edition in English, 2 volumes, London, 1729. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> John Rae, <i>Narrative of an Expedition to the Shores of the Arctic Sea in 1846 and 1847,</i> first edition, London, 1850. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Philip Pittman, <i>The Present State of the European Settlements on the Mississippi…,</i> first edition, London, 1770. $10,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Cyanotype of an anatomy class at Woman’s Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1895. $300 to $400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Equine veterinary formulary, manuscript on paper, East Earl, Pennsylvania, circa 1860. $400 to $600.
  • <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> REGAMEY, Felix (1844-1906). Unique drawing showing Verlaine and Rimbaud in London, September 1872. €70,000 to 100,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> LABORDE, Alexandre de (1773-1842). <i>Voyage pittoresque et historique de l’Espagne.</i> Paris : 1806-1820. €20,000 to 30,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> BOCCACE, Jean (1313-1375). <i>Il Decamerone…</i> Venise : Gabriele Giolito di Ferrari, 1542.<br>€ 12,000 to 15,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> LAMBERT, Yvon (1936). Full collection of writings from <i>Une rêverie émanée de mes loisirs.</i> Paris : 1992 - 2018. €50,000 to 70,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> JOUVE, Paul (1878-1973) -- KIPLING, Rudyard (1865-1936). <i>La Chasse de Kaa.</i> Paris : Javal & Bourdeaux, 1930. €2,000 to 3,000
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