Auction Reports

Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books

Auction Info

Auction Name
Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper
Auction Date
10/24/2020 - 10/24/2020
Sale Number
#102420
Total Lots
200
Sold Lots
190
Lots Sold
95.00%
Unsold Lots
10
Total Sales (USD)
37,004.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
79,150.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
160,400.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
82,000.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
165,900.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
22.31%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
23600 John Gould

Gould - The Sappho Comet Hummingbird

1849-1887 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 2,255.00
23591 Dr. Robert John Thornton

Thornton, Folio - Indian Reed

1787-1810 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 1,375.00
23592 Charles Barney Cory

Cory, Folio - Sacred Ibis

1883 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 880.00
23597 John Gould

Gould - Train-bearing Hermit Hummingbird

1849-1887 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 880.00
23598 John Gould

Gould - White-tailed Barbed-throat Hummingbird

1849-1887 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 880.00
23595 John Gould

Gould - Matthews' Panoplites Hummingbird

1849-1887 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 660.00
23596 John Gould

Gould - Spotted Adelomyia Hummingbird

1849-1887 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 660.00
23599 John Gould

Gould - Beautiful Wood Star Hummingbird with Cactus

1849-1887 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 660.00
23579 Pierre Joseph Redoute

Redoute - Pygmy or Dwarf Iris. 261

1802-1816 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 522.50
23417 Charles Hubert Jaillot and Nicolas Sanson

Jaillot & Sanson - Map of The Mediterranean Sea. 125

1692-1693 USD 400.00 - 1,200.00 USD 522.50
23594 Daniel Giraud Elliot

Elliot - Hodgson's Eared Pheasant

1870-1872 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 495.00
23490 Edward Harrison Compton

Compton, Original Watercolor - Slender Blue-winged Grasshopper

1906-1960 USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 495.00
23589 Basilius Besler

Besler - Lily

1713 USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 467.50
23419 Charles Hubert Jaillot and Nicolas Sanson

Jaillot & Sanson - Map of Asia. 9

1692-1693 USD 500.00 - 2,000.00 USD 467.50
23497 John Abbot

Abbot, Original Watercolor - Butterfly & Caterpillar. 1

1797-1830 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 467.50
23570 Unknown

Chinese Original Watercolor - Butterfly & Flower

c1830s USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 440.00
23577 Pierre Joseph Redoute

Redoute, Folio - Amaryllis montana. 241

1802-1816 USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 440.00
23590 Basilius Besler

Besler - Lily

1713 USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 440.00
23593 Daniel Giraud Elliot

Elliot - Darwin's Pucras Pheasant

1870-1872 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 440.00
23496 John Abbot

Abbot, Original Watercolor - Butterfly & Caterpillar. 2

1797-1830 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 440.00
  • <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 20.<br>Mrs S. C. Belnos.</b> <i>The Sundhya or the Daily Prayers of the Brahmins,</i> 1st edition, 1851. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 20.<br>Sir Harry Darell.</b> <i>China, India, Cape of Good Hope and Vicinity,</i> 1st edition, 1852. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 20.<br><i>Scots Magazine,</i></b> 61 volumes, 1739-1800. With important maps of North America. £1,500 to £2,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Ian Fleming.</b> <i>Casino Royale,</i> 1st edition, 1953. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Virginia Woolf.</b> <i>Really and Truly,</i> 1915. Autograph confessions book. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Evelyn Waugh.</b> <i>Vile Bodies,</i> 1st edition, 1930. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>J. R. R. Tolkien.</b> Autograph letter signed on Old English, with corrected typescript. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Lewis Carroll.</b> <i>The Hunting of the Snark,</i> 1st edition, 1876. Presentation copy. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Essex House Press.</b> <i>Poems of William Shakespeare,</i> 1899. One of 450 copies. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Lafcadio Hearn.</b> <i>A Japanese Miscellany,</i> 1st edition, 1901. Presentation copy. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Jules Verne.</b> <i>Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas,</i> 1st UK edition, 1873. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Charles Dickens.</b> <i>The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit,</i> 1st edition, 1844. Original cloth binding. £800 to £1,200.
  • <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>January Auction<br>January 23, 2021</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> AUDUBON, John James. <i>Carolina Parrot, Plate 26.</i> London: Robert Havell, 1827-1838. $125,000 to $175,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> AUDUBON, John James. <i>Fish Hawk or Osprey, Plate 81.</i> London: Robert Havell, 1827-1838. $145,000 to $175,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> AUDUBON, John James. <i>Brown Pelican, Plate 421.</i> London: Robert Havell, 1827-1838. $75,000 to $100,000.
    <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>January Auction<br>January 23, 2021</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> DE BRY, Johann Theodore, attributed to. Pair of Watercolor studies of Tulips. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> FUERTES, Louis Agassiz. <i>Alaskan Brown Bear.</i> Watercolor and gouache on board. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> HILL, Thomas. <i>Big Trees.</i> Oil on canvas. c. 1903. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>January Auction<br>January 23, 2021</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> GOULD, John. <i>A Monograph of the Macropodidae or Family of Kangaroos.</i> London: by the author, August 1st 1841-May 1st 1842. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> GOULD, John. <i>A Monograph of the Odontophorinae, or Partridges of America.</i> London: Richard and John E. Taylor for the Author, [1844]-1850. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> JANSSONIUS, Joannes. <i>Atlantis majoris quinta pars, orbem maritimum seu omnium marium…</i> Amsterdam: Joannes Janssonius, 1652. $50,000 to $80,000.
    <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>January Auction<br>January 23, 2021</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> DONCKER, Hendrik. <i>De Zee-Atlas ofte Water-Waereld, vertoonende alle de Zee-Kusten van het bekende deel des Aerd-Bodems.</i> Amsterdam: Henrick Doncker, [1658-1665]. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> BURR, David. <i>Map of the City and County of New York with the Adjacent Country.</i> Engraved map with original hand color. Ithaca, NY: Stone & Clark, 1839. $9,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> CURRIER, Nathaniel and IVES, James Merritt. <i>The City of New York.</i> Lithograph with original hand color. New York: Currier & Ives, 1884. $15,000 to $20,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Joseph F. Kernan, <i>College Football,</i> oil on canvas, <i>The Saturday Evening Post</i> cover, 1932. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Joseph C. Leyendecker, <i>Golfer Lighting a Cigarette,</i> oil on canvas, c.1920. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Howard Chandler Christy, <i>In the Field,</i> charcoal & watercolor, published in <i>Scribner’s,</i> 1902. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> N.C. Wyeth, <i>Standish Reading,</i> pen & ink, for <i>The Courtship of Miles Standish,</i> 1920. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Johnanna Stewart Mapes, <i>A Fairy Book,</i> conté crayon, for <i>St. Nicholas Magazine,</i> 1907. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Arnold Lobel, pen & ink, for <i>The Frog & Toad Coloring Book,</i> 1981. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Antonio Lopez, <i>Today’s Fashions,</i> study for <i>The New York Times,</i> 1981. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Charles Schulz, <i>“I’ll have to go back to the house…I forgot my rubbers…”</i> pen & ink, original 4-panel <i>Peanuts comic,</i> 1960. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Constantin Alajalov, <i>Family Tree,</i> watercolor and gouache, cover for <i>The New Yorker,</i> 1938. Estimate $3,000 to $4,000.
  • <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
    <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
    <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
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