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Auction Info

Auction Name
Discovery/Interiors - Prints, Books - bidstart 9/15
Auction Date
09/23/2020 - 09/23/2020
Sale Number
#3450T
Total Lots
59
Sold Lots
44
Lots Sold
74.58%
Unsold Lots
15
Total Sales (USD)
7,414.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
6,615.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
12,360.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
9,735.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
17,760.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
41.75%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
1502 Two Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)

Two Kawase Hasui (1883-1957) Woodblock Prints

USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 1,375.00
1020 Hashiguchi Goyo (1880-1921)

Hashiguchi Goyo (1880-1921), Woman Holding a Tray

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 750.00
1302

Fifteen Framed Botanical Prints

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 344.00
1390 Toshi Yoshida

Framed Toshi Yoshida Print

USD 150.00 - 250.00 USD 281.00
1526 Jimmy Ernst and Peter Max

Jimmy Ernst and Peter Max Exhibition Posters

USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 250.00
1564

Group of Japanese Woodblock Prints

USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 250.00
1340

Group of Vintage and Antique Valentines

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 213.00
1349

Collection of Early 20th Century Postcards.

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 213.00
1532

Two Framed Pictorial Odd Fellows Lithographs

USD 100.00 - 150.00 USD 213.00
1533

Five Woodblock Prints in Three Frames

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 200.00
1306 Currier & Ives

Four Currier & Ives Framed Lithographs of the Four Seasons

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 188.00
1464 Settai Komura (1887-1940)

Settai Komura (1887-1940) Ink Woodblock Print

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 188.00
1479

Framed Modern Chinese Print

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 188.00
1499 Two Utagawa Kunisada II (1823-1880)

Two Utagawa Kunisada II (1823-1880) Woodblock Prints

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 188.00
1497

Haku Maki Woodcut, Poem

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 163.00
1419

Woodblock Print Album and a Book

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 150.00
1308 Currier & Ives

Two Framed Currier & Ives Lithographs

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 138.00
1530 Utagawa School

Three Utagawa School Woodblock Prints

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 138.00
1557

Three Yokoyama-e Woodblock Prints

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 138.00
1473 Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III, 1786-1864)

Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III, 1786-1864) Vertical Diptych Woodblock Print

USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 125.00
  • <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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