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Auction Name
Private Collection of Fine Japanese Prints - bidstart 9/28
Auction Date
10/08/2020 - 10/08/2020
Sale Number
#L20229
Total Lots
50
Sold Lots
33
Lots Sold
66.00%
Unsold Lots
17
Total Sales (GBP)
392,112.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP)
249,000.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP)
359,000.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (GBP)
432,000.00
High Estimate of All Lots (GBP)
610,000.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
64.28%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
31 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

POEM BY SANGI NO TAKAMURA | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

circa 1835-36 GBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 GBP 40,320.00
14 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

VIEWING SUNSET OVER RYOGOKU BRIDGE (ONMAYAGASHI YORI RYOGOKU-BASHI NO SEKIYO O MIRU) | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

circa 1830–31 GBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 GBP 32,760.00
1 KITAGAWA UTAMARO

A LADY WITH A HAIRPIN | EDO PERIOD, 18TH CENTURY

 circa 1798 GBP 20,000.00 - 30,000.00 GBP 25,200.00
17 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

THE GHOST OF KOHADA KOHEIJI EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY |

circa 1833 GBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 GBP 25,200.00
6 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

UNDER THE MANNEN BRIDGE AT FUKAGAWA (FUKAGAWA MANNENBASHI SHITA) | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

 circa 1830–31 GBP 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 GBP 18,900.00
4 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

SHICHIRI BEACH IN SAGAMI PROVINCE (SOSHU SHICHIRI-GA HAMA) | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

 circa 1830–31 GBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 GBP 17,640.00
10 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

ENOSHIMA IN SAGAMI PROVINCE (SOSHU ENOSHIMA) | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

circa 1830–31 GBP 12,000.00 - 18,000.00 GBP 16,380.00
9 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

TAMA RIVER IN MUSASHI PROVINCE (BUSHU TAMAGAWA) | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

circa 1830–32 GBP 12,000.00 - 18,000.00 GBP 13,860.00
8 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

OWER MEGURO (SHIMO-MEGURO) | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

circa 1830–31 GBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 GBP 12,600.00
18 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

MEMORIAL ANNIVERSARY (SHUNEN) | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

circa 1833 GBP 7,000.00 - 9,000.00 GBP 11,340.00
26 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

POEM BY YAMABE NO AKAHITO | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

circa 1835-36 GBP 5,000.00 - 8,000.00 GBP 11,340.00
33 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

POEM BY ARIWARA NO NARIHIRA ASON | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

circa 1835-36 GBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 GBP 11,340.00
15 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

USHIBORI IN HATACHI PROVINCE (JOSHU USHIBORI) | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

 circa 1831 GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 GBP 10,080.00
16 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

HAKONE LAKE IN SAGAMI PROVINCE (SOSHU HAKONE KOSUI) | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

circa 1830–31 GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 GBP 10,080.00
37 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

POEM BY KANKE (SUGAWARA MICHIZANE) | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

circa 1835-36 GBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 GBP 10,080.00
44 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

POEM BY FUJIWARA NO YOSHITAKA | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

circa 1835-36 GBP 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 GBP 9,450.00
11 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

NAKAHARA IN SAGAMI PROVINCE (SOSHU NAKAHARA) | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

circa 1833 GBP 5,000.00 - 8,000.00 GBP 8,820.00
28 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

POEM BY CHUNAGON YAKAMOCHI | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

circa 1835-36 GBP 7,000.00 - 10,000.00 GBP 8,820.00
41 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

POEM BY BUNYA NO ASAYASU (FUMIYA NO ASAYASU) | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

circa 1835-36 GBP 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 GBP 8,190.00
49 KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

POEM BY KIYOHARA NO FUKAYABU | EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

circa 1835-36 GBP 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 GBP 8,190.00
  • <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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