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Auction Info

Auction Name
Entertainment & Music Memorabilia
Auction Date
08/08/2020 - 08/09/2020
Sale Number
#7221
Total Lots
792
Sold Lots
722
Lots Sold
91.16%
Unsold Lots
70
Total Sales (USD)
857,131.25
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
311,232.80
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
4,466,843.20
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
430,016.80
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
4,645,019.20
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
18.45%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
89114

Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry 1958 Alan Freed "Big Beat" Rare Concert Poster.

1958 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 118,750.00
89108

FD-26 Grateful Dead 1966 Legendary "Skeleton & Roses" Family Dog Concert Poster.

1966 Not Available USD 38,750.00
89103

FD-2 "King Kong Memorial Dance" Rare 1966 Family Dog Fillmore Concert Poster.

1966 Not Available USD 31,250.00
89109

FD-26 Grateful Dead 1966 "Skeleton & Roses" Concert Poster w/Blue Color Only.

1966 Not Available USD 21,875.00
89027

The Beatles-Carroll James Personal Archive (First Deejay to Play the Fab's in America) with Memo's, Notes & Correspondence from Brian Epstein, Tony Barrow, Ed Sullivan, Paul McCartney autograph, A Treasure Trove of Goodies (1963,1964).

1963-1964 USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00 USD 18,750.00
89119

Jimi Hendrix Experience 1968 Atlanta, Georgia Jumbo Day-Glo Concert Poster.

1968 USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 USD 18,750.00
89284

Linda Ronstadt "Hasten Down The Wind" Original Color Cover Artwork (1976).

1976 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 17,500.00
89102

FD-1 Jefferson Airplane "A Tribal Stomp" Rare First Family Dog Fillmore Concert Poster.

Not Available USD 11,250.00
89160

Marilyn Monroe Owned and Worn Pearl Necklace With Photo Match.

USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 10,625.00
89164

Marilyn Monroe Handwritten and Signed Two-Page Letter (1954).

1954 USD 16,000.00 - 24,000.00 USD 10,000.00
89120

BG-105 Jimi Hendrix Experience First Printing 1968 "Flying Eyeball" Concert Poster.

1968 USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00 USD 10,000.00
89122

John Coltrane 1962 Chicago Concert Poster w/Sonny Rollins, Jack McDuff.

1962 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 9,687.50
89166

Star Wars Cast Signed Poster.

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 8,750.00
89136

Elvis Presley Spring 1956 Columbus and Dayton, Ohio Concert Handbill.

1956 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 8,750.00
89165

Marilyn Monroe Photographer's Release Signed "Norma Jeane Dougherty" (1946)

1946 USD 2,400.00 - 3,600.00 USD 8,437.50
89021

The Beatles' Second Album Poster Matted and Framed (1964).

1964 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 7,812.50
89255

Janis Joplin Signed and Inscribed Black and White 8" x 10" Promo Photo.

USD 1,280.00 - 1,920.00 USD 7,500.00
89377

The Beatles Come to Town Rare Australian Daybill Matted and Framed (Warner Brothers, 1963).

1963 USD 160.00 - 240.00 USD 6,875.00
89128

KISS 1973 Very Early, Pre-First-Album Queens, New York Concert Poster.

1973 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 6,875.00
89061

The Beatles Signed 3 ½" x 5 ¾" Parlophone Records Promo Card (1963).

1963 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 6,562.50
  • <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><center>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Rare & Remarkable Autographs<br>and Manuscripts<br>Now until October 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Most Remarkable Autograph Album Ever Offered: Wilde Poem, Melville Quotes Shakespeare, 8 presidents, Mary Lincoln & 400 More. $30,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Unique Napoleon Autograph Manuscript Detailing his Military Campaign in Italy, plus Doodles. $18,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Remarkable Pasteur Manuscript on Rabies Research 8 Months before 1st Successful Human Vaccination. $12,500 to $15,000.
    <b><center>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Rare & Remarkable Autographs<br>and Manuscripts<br>Now until October 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Freud 1933 ALS Supporting First Lay Analyst Theodor Reik with Reik’s Handwritten Definition of Psychology. $15,000 to $16,000.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Begin & Sadat Unique Signed Photo from Camp David Summit. $2,000 to $2,500.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Rare Scriabin ALS Written the Year He Completed “The Poem of Ecstasy.” $4,000 to $5,000.
    <b><center>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Rare & Remarkable Autographs<br>and Manuscripts<br>Now until October 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Columbus’ Patron Pays for a Gift to a Lady in Waiting. $2,000 to $2,500.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Rare Signed Photo of Nansen, Nobel Prize Winner & Norway’s First Great Arctic Explorer. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Stravinsky Pens 5 Bars from "Petrouschka.” $1,200 to $1,500.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Zapata Letter Written 4 Days Following Collapse of Negotiations between Villa and Carranza. $2,000 to $2,200.
  • <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>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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