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Auction Name
The Beatles - Online bidstart 9/8
Auction Date
10/01/2020 - 10/01/2020
Sale Number
#L20419
Total Lots
55
Sold Lots
44
Lots Sold
80.00%
Unsold Lots
11
Total Sales (GBP)
275,373.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP)
153,200.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP)
219,400.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (GBP)
191,300.00
High Estimate of All Lots (GBP)
274,000.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
100.50%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
8 THE BEATLES

Love Me Do, 1962, first pressing, signed by all four Beatles

1962 GBP 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 GBP 30,240.00
27 CHRIS SMITH

Ali and the Beatles, 1964, mural-sized silver print, signed & numbered 7/20

1964 GBP 20,000.00 - 30,000.00 GBP 30,240.00
10 THE BEATLES

Set of signatures, with letter of authenticity

1963 GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 GBP 22,680.00
26 THE BEATLES

Ivor Novello Award for Can't Buy Me Love, 1964

1964 GBP 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 GBP 16,380.00
19 THE BEATLES

Signed photograph, 1964

1964 GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 GBP 13,860.00
11 THE BEATLES

photographic postcard signed by all four members of the band

1963 GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 GBP 11,970.00
12 THE BEATLES

Royal Variety Performance Programme, signed by all four Beatles, 1963

1963 GBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 GBP 11,970.00
46 BRIAN EPSTEIN

Address book, 1967

1967 GBP 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 GBP 10,710.00
56 IAIN MACMILLAN

The Beatles, Abbey Road Out-take, 1969, chromogenic print, signed and numbered AP

1969, printed later GBP 7,000.00 - 10,000.00 GBP 10,710.00
31 JOHN LENNON

In His Own Write, 1964, inscribed by Lennon, additionally inscribed by the other three Beatles

1964 GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 GBP 10,080.00
36 THE BEATLES

US souvenir tour booklet, signed by all four, August 1965

1965 GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 GBP 8,820.00
45 MICHAEL COOPER

Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, 1967, silver print, numbered 1/25

1967, printed later GBP 7,000.00 - 10,000.00 GBP 8,820.00
58 JOHN LENNON

Original lithograph from 'Bag One', 1969, signed

1969 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 8,820.00
59 APPLE CORPS

Minutes of a meeting, signed by Lennon (twice), Harrison, and Starr, 1973

1973 GBP 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 GBP 6,930.00
61 PAUL MCCARTNEY

drawing of a clown, c.1975

c.1975 GBP 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 GBP 6,930.00
44 MICHAEL COOPER

Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, 1967, two chromogenic prints, each numbered 4/25

1967 GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 GBP 6,300.00
24 THE BEATLES

Corporate records for The Beatles (USA) Limited Corporate Records, 1964-1967

1964-1967 GBP 7,000.00 - 9,000.00 GBP 6,048.00
1 JOHN LENNON

School detention sheet, 1954-55

1954-55 GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 GBP 5,040.00
21 TERRY O'NEILL

The Beatles, Scala Theatre, London, 1964, silver print, signed and numbered 8/50

1964 GBP 3,500.00 - 4,500.00 GBP 4,410.00
17 PAUL MCCARTNEY

Autograph letter signed, to a fan, c.1963

c.1963 GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 GBP 4,032.00
  • <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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