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Morton Subastas

Auction Info

Auction Name
Modern Art - Prints, and Books on Art
Auction Date
09/05/2020 - 09/05/2020
Sale Number
#0014L
Total Lots
119
Sold Lots
83
Lots Sold
69.75%
Unsold Lots
36
Total Sales (MXN)
539,880.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (MXN)
441,900.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (MXN)
693,000.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (MXN)
1,678,900.00
High Estimate of All Lots (MXN)
2,360,000.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
22.88%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
178 LEONORA CARRINGTON

Crookhey Hall

1987 MXN 90,000.00 - 120,000.00 MXN 103,200.00
243 RUFINO TAMAYO

Femme en Mauve (Mujer en lila)

1969 MXN 65,000.00 - 75,000.00 MXN 74,400.00
189 ERNESTO "EL CHANGO" GARCÍA CABRAL

Naturalezas muertas

MXN 22,000.00 - 30,000.00 MXN 24,000.00
36 DAVID ALFARO SIQUEIROS

El centauro de la conquista

1945 MXN 16,000.00 - 22,000.00 MXN 22,800.00
157 ROBERTO MATTA

Sin tíítulo, de la carpeta "Une saison en enfer"

1978 MXN 19,000.00 - 30,000.00 MXN 21,600.00
239 DAVID ALFARO SIQUEIROS

Meditation, de la carpeta Mexican Suite

1969 MXN 16,000.00 - 32,000.00 MXN 19,200.00
9 DAVID ALFARO SIQUEIROS

Mujer en la cárcel, de la serie Mountain Suite

1969 MXN 16,000.00 - 22,000.00 MXN 18,000.00
112 DAVID ALFARO SIQUEIROS

Mountain dancers, Mexican Suite

1969 MXN 16,000.00 - 22,000.00 MXN 18,000.00
90 LOLA ÁLVAREZ BRAVO

Sin tíítulo

MXN 13,000.00 - 19,000.00 MXN 14,400.00
173 JOSÉ LUIS CUEVAS

La Maga

72 MXN 9,000.00 - 12,000.00 MXN 9,600.00
134 JOAN MIRÓ

Japón, de la carpeta Miró Escultor

1974 MXN 7,000.00 - 9,000.00 MXN 8,400.00
162 SALVADOR DAL͍ (Figueras, España, 1904 - 1989)

Apparition of the Face of the Aphrodite of Knidos in a Landscape Setting

1981 MXN 7,000.00 - 11,000.00 MXN 8,400.00
183 JAN HENDRIX

Lluvia

MXN 5,000.00 - 8,000.00 MXN 8,400.00
135 JOAN MIRÓ

Italia, de la carpeta Miró Escultor

1974 MXN 7,000.00 - 9,000.00 MXN 7,800.00
140 ANDY WARHOL

II.29: Marilyn Monroe

MXN 7,000.00 - 12,000.00 MXN 7,800.00
137 JOAN MIRÓ

Portugal, de la carpeta Miró Escultor

1974 MXN 7,000.00 - 9,000.00 MXN 7,200.00
7 Brewster, Jerry.

ZÚÑIGA. THE COMPLETE GRAPHICS.

1985 MXN 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 MXN 6,600.00
219 VÍCTOR CHA'CA. Espejo

Beatriz.

2013 MXN 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 MXN 5,760.00
84 RUFINO TAMAYO

Tamayo, Two Hundred Years of American Growgth 1776 - 1976

MXN 5,000.00 - 8,000.00 MXN 5,040.00
188 MARIO MARTÍN DEL CAMPO

El cientíífico

91 MXN 5,000.00 - 9,000.00 MXN 4,800.00
  • <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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