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Auction Name
AUCTION OF BOOKS AND DOCUMENTS ON THE INDEPENDENCE OF MEXICO, THE FIRST EMPIRE AND THE FIRST REPUBLIC
Auction Date
09/08/2020 - 09/08/2020
Sale Number
#986
Total Lots
252
Sold Lots
104
Lots Sold
41.27%
Unsold Lots
148
Total Sales (MXN)
1,397,640.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (MXN)
1,140,500.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (MXN)
1,535,000.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (MXN)
3,340,000.00
High Estimate of All Lots (MXN)
4,394,000.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
31.81%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
250

Rubens, Pedro Pablo - Nattier, Jean-Marc La Gallerie du Palais du Luxembourg Peinte.

1710 MXN 30,000.00 - 40,000.00 MXN 114,000.00
95 Morelos, José María.

Carta Dirigida al Comandante Juan Antonio Romero sobre la Formación de una Academia Militar.

1814 MXN 100,000.00 - 150,000.00 MXN 96,000.00
43 Castro, C.- Campillo, J.- Auda, L.- Rodríguez, C.

México y sus Alrededores.

1855-1856. MXN 50,000.00 - 70,000.00 MXN 55,200.00
8

Saggio delle Transazioni Filosofiche della Società Regia.

1729-1734. MXN 25,000.00 - 35,000.00 MXN 42,000.00
169 García, Genaro.

Documentos Históricos Mexicanos.

1910 MXN 12,000.00 - 18,000.00 MXN 40,800.00
230 Zamacois, Niceto de.

Historia de Méjico.

1877 - 1879. MXN 22,000.00 - 26,000.00 MXN 40,800.00
94 El Pensador Mexicano (José Joaquín Fernández de Lizardi).

Suplemento al Pensador.

1813 MXN 35,000.00 - 50,000.00 MXN 36,000.00
114 Herrera, José Manuel.

Acta de Independencia del Imperio.

1821 MXN 35,000.00 - 60,000.00 MXN 36,000.00
145

Bando sobre el Acta Constitutiva de la Federación Mexicana.

1824 MXN 35,000.00 - 50,000.00 MXN 36,000.00
124 Torrente, Mariano.

Historia de la Revolución Hispano - Americana.

1829 - 1830. MXN 30,000.00 - 40,000.00 MXN 30,000.00
222 Alamán, Lucas.

Historia de Méjico desde los Primeros Movimientos que Prepararon su Independencia...

1849-1852. MXN 30,000.00 - 40,000.00 MXN 30,000.00
58 Limborch, Philippi.

Historia Inquisitionis Cui Subjungitur Liber Sententiarum Inquisitionis Tholosanae...

1692 MXN 25,000.00 - 30,000.00 MXN 26,400.00
173

Códice Boturini.

1992 MXN 10,000.00 - 12,000.00 MXN 26,400.00
6 Cabrera y Quintero, Cayetano de.

Escudo de Armas de México.

1746 MXN 22,000.00 - 30,000.00 MXN 25,200.00
196 Carlos III/ Bucareli y Urzúa, Antonio/ Marqués de Ciria.

Documentos del Marqués de Ciria.

MXN 20,000.00 - 25,000.00 MXN 21,600.00
54 Valentyn, Francois - Adrían Boot.

Haven van Aquapulco...

1724 MXN 12,000.00 - 16,000.00 MXN 20,400.00
38 Ward, Henry George.

Mexico in 1827.

1828 MXN 18,000.00 - 25,000.00 MXN 19,200.00
45 Fer, Nicolás de.

L'Amérique, Méridionale et Septentrionales...

1700 MXN 20,000.00 - 25,000.00 MXN 19,200.00
99 Iturbide, Agustín de.

Cartas Dirigidas al Coronel Conde de Casa Rul y al Capitán M. Agustín de Elorza.

MXN 18,000.00 - 22,000.00 MXN 19,200.00
231 Adams, Sebastián C. - Álvarez del Castillo, Antonio.

Carta Sincronológica de Historia Universal.

1884 MXN 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 MXN 19,200.00
  • <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 Nov 17:</b> Jane Austen, <i>Pride & Prejudice,</i> 3 volumes, first edition, London, 1813. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> John Hancock, Uncommon Privateer Commission, signed as President of Continental Congress, 1777. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Frank Lloyd Wright, photograph signed & inscribed. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Abraham Lincoln, document signed conscripting troops for first national draft in U.S., 1863. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Jane Austen, <i>Sense & Sensibility,</i> 3 volumes, first edition, London, 1811. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Charles Dickens, <i>American Notes for General Circulation,</i> first edition, inscribed to Richard Henry Dana, Jr., London, 1842. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> John Maynard Keynes, <i>The General Theory of Employment, Interest & Money,</i> first edition, London, 1936. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Alexandre Raymond, <i>L’Art Islamique en Orient,</i> 2 volumes, first editions, Péra-Constantinople, 1922-24. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Igor Stravinsky, autograph musical quotation signed, 3 bars from <i>Perséphone,</i> 1936. $1,500 to $2,500.
  • <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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