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Christies

Auction Info

Auction Name
Robert Motherwell Prints from the Dedalus Foundation - bidstart 9/22
Auction Date
10/08/2020 - 10/08/2020
Sale Number
#19755
Total Lots
43
Sold Lots
37
Lots Sold
86.05%
Unsold Lots
6
Total Sales (USD)
212,625.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
116,300.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
177,700.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
136,300.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
207,700.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
102.37%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
32 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Octavio Paz Suite

1988 USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00 USD 27,500.00
42 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Elegy Sketch, State I

1990 USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 USD 23,750.00
17 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Slate Gray Pintura

1975 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 11,250.00
5 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Untitled, from London Series I

1971 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 10,000.00
40 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

The Red Queen

1989 USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 USD 10,000.00
23 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Elegy Study

1979 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 9,375.00
6 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Samurai

1971 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 8,750.00
15 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Djarum

1975 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 8,125.00
43 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Window

1991 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 7,500.00
8 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Untitled

1973 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 6,875.00
22 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

St. Michael III

1979 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 6,875.00
16 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Hermitage

1975 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 6,250.00
3 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Untitled, from London Series I

1971 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 5,625.00
4 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Untitled, from London Series I

1971 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 5,625.00
27 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Winter, from Paris Suite IV

1980 USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 USD 5,000.00
39 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Three Forms

1988 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 4,750.00
2 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Summertime in Italy (with Lines)

1966 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 4,000.00
25 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Spring, from Paris Suite I

1980 USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 USD 4,000.00
24 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Untitled, from The Berggruen Series

1980 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 3,500.00
13 ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Roth-Händle

1975 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 3,000.00
  • <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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