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Auction Info

Auction Name
Estate Treasures Auction
Auction Date
09/02/2020 - 09/02/2020
Sale Number
#90220
Total Lots
81
Sold Lots
62
Lots Sold
76.54%
Unsold Lots
19
Total Sales (USD)
59,554.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
0.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
0.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
0.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
0.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
Inf%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
384 After Pieter Bruegel the Edler (Dutch, 1525-1569)

Old Master Engraving, Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Not Available USD 14,760.00
387 Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn,

Rembrandt van Rijn, Engraving, Self Portrait

1631 Not Available USD 10,148.00
381

Old Master Engravings, After Albrecht Durer

16th C. and later. Not Available USD 3,075.00
390 Engraved by Sebastian Vrancx (Flemish, 1573-1647), after Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, 1607-1677).

Twelve Old Master Small Etchings, Ancient Ruins

Not Available USD 2,091.00
391 Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1480-1534)

Old Master Engraving, Marcantonio Raimondi

Not Available USD 1,968.00
413

Currier and Ives, "Turn-Outs" in Central Park

1869 Not Available USD 1,536.00
395 after Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640), engraved by Willem Pietersz de Leeuw (1603-1655)

Old Master Engraving, Hippopotamus & Crocodile

Not Available USD 1,476.00
385 Albrecht Durer (German, 1471-1528)

Old Master Engraving, Coat of Arms with Skull

1503 Not Available USD 1,230.00
409

After Banksy, Di-Faced Tenner 10GPB Note, 2005

Not Available USD 1,216.00
386 Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn,

Rembrandt van Rijn, Engraving, Artist's Mother

1628 Not Available USD 1,107.00
388

Old Master Etching, Antonio Canal, View of Town

18th C Not Available USD 1,088.00
443 After Phillip Galle (1537-1612)

Old Master Engraving, Adam and Eve, Phillip Galle

late 16th C. Not Available USD 1,046.00
393 Signed lower right, Antoni Tapies (Spanish, 1923-2012)

Abstract Lithograph on Paper, "Nu", Antoni Tapies

Not Available USD 960.00
389 European, 17th C.

Three Old Master Etchings and Engravings

1538 Not Available USD 738.00
357

Two Red and Black Ink on Velum Manuscript Pages

Not Available USD 704.00
403 After Martin Schongauer C. 1445-1491,

Old Master Engraving, After Martin Schongauer

Not Available USD 704.00
465

The Whole of Captain Cook's Voyages and Travels

Printed for Alex, Hogg & Co. Not Available USD 640.00
347 Ed Baynard (b. 1940)

Aquatint Woodcut, "The Blue Tulips",

1980 Not Available USD 640.00
392 After Albrecht Durer (German, 1471-1528)

Old Master Engraving, Bag Piper, After Durer

1514 Not Available USD 615.00
408 Andriaen Jansz van Ostade (Dutch, 1610-1685)

Three Old Master Engravings, After van Ostade

Not Available USD 615.00
  • <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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