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Auction Name
Discovery in the Backyard - Online Only
Auction Date
10/01/2020 - 10/01/2020
Sale Number
#100120
Total Lots
97
Sold Lots
82
Lots Sold
84.54%
Unsold Lots
15
Total Sales (USD)
7,540.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
3,598.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
5,410.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
4,220.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
6,505.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
115.91%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
106 Saito Kiyoshi Haniwa

Saito Kiyoshi Haniwa Wood Block Print

USD 60.00 - 80.00 USD 704.00
523

Vintage Watercolor Illustration

USD 20.00 - 30.00 USD 448.00
105 Saito Kiyoshi Haniwa

Two Saito Kiyoshi Haniwa Wood Block Prints

USD 60.00 - 80.00 USD 358.00
515

Serigraph of East Coast Dockside Landscape

USD 20.00 - 30.00 USD 307.00
428

1928 New York Map of Graphic Region Plan

1928 USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 269.00
125 Saito Kiyoshi Haniwa

Two Saito Kiyoshi Haniwa Wood Block Prints

USD 60.00 - 80.00 USD 256.00
557 Johnny Friedlaender

Johnny Friedlaender Abstract Color Lithograph

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 230.00
79 Ernest Trova

Ernest Trova Modern Print

1967 USD 40.00 - 60.00 USD 205.00
497

Group of Assorted Prints

USD 40.00 - 60.00 USD 192.00
441 A.J. Munnings

A.J. Munnings Signed Hunting Lithograph

USD 100.00 - 125.00 USD 179.00
731

Group of Assorted Art Books

USD 40.00 - 60.00 USD 166.00
124 Utamaro

Two Utamaro Wood Block Prints of Maidens

USD 60.00 - 80.00 USD 154.00
436

Antique Mezzotint Engraving of George Washington

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 154.00
736

Essex Co. NJ Map Book of Maplewood and Oranges

USD 20.00 - 40.00 USD 154.00
71 James Conigard

James Conigard Color Etching Carborundum titled Ami

USD 60.00 - 80.00 USD 141.00
150

Wood Block Print of Black and White Cat

USD 20.00 - 40.00 USD 141.00
466 Cecil Aldin

Cecil Aldin Signed Hunting Lithograph

USD 60.00 - 80.00 USD 141.00
473

2 Antique Engravings of Napoleon on Battlefield

Early 19th Century USD 60.00 - 80.00 USD 141.00
559 William Hogarth

Pair of William Hogarth Framed Engravings

USD 100.00 - 125.00 USD 141.00
560

Three Prints of French Soldiers on Horseback

USD 60.00 - 80.00 USD 141.00
  • <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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