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Auction Info

Auction Name
UNRESERVED @Neal - LA State & Mobile Museums
Auction Date
10/08/2020 - 10/08/2020
Sale Number
#100820
Total Lots
66
Sold Lots
54
Lots Sold
81.82%
Unsold Lots
12
Total Sales (USD)
7,493.75
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
5,435.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
8,680.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
6,245.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
10,010.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
74.86%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
493

[Texas Obsolete Currency]

USD 600.00 - 900.00 USD 1,687.50
494

[Confederate and Obsolete Currency]

USD 500.00 - 700.00 USD 1,625.00
195 Theodor de Bry (Belgian, 1528-1598)

René de Laudonnière and Chief Athare and "Cruelty to the Indians by the Spanish"

c. 1590's USD 75.00 - 150.00 USD 425.00
328

Four Antique Continental Maps

17th to 19th c. USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 412.50
184 Carl Nebel (German, 1805-1855)

22 hand-colored lithographs

c. 1840 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 375.00
345

[SOUTHERN POSTCARDS] collection of over 1500 postcards

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 325.00
190 After Gilbert Charles Stuart (American/Rhode Island, 1755-1828)

George Washington

USD 25.00 - 50.00 USD 325.00
492

Five Confederate Bonds

1861-1863 USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 262.50
438

Three African Prayer Scrolls - Ethiopia

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 212.50
212 After Lawrence Alma-Tadema (Dutch, 1836-1912)

The Picture Gallery

1877 USD 75.00 - 100.00 USD 212.50
210 After Alphonse Legros (French, 1837-1911)

Parisian Scenes

USD 75.00 - 150.00 USD 125.00
217

Group of Antique Sterographs

19th c. USD 150.00 - 250.00 USD 125.00
415

[Mardi Gras] Collection of ball programs and invitations from miscellaneous krewes 1961-1972. (19 pcs.) Provenance: Property deaccessioned from the Louisiana State Museum

USD 25.00 - 75.00 USD 100.00
196 After William Holl (British, 1820-1902)

Washington Receiving a Salute on the Field of Trenton

1865 USD 100.00 - 150.00 USD 100.00
194 After Raimundo de Madrazo y Garreta (Spanish, 1841-1920)

Leaving the Masked Ball

c. 1878 USD 50.00 - 100.00 USD 87.50
205 Raphael Soyer (Russian/American, 1899-1987)

Pedestrian

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 75.00
204 American School, 20th c .,

The Cigarette Woman

USD 75.00 - 100.00 USD 62.50
215 Henry Mortikar Rosenberg (American, 1858-1947)

At the Window

1933 USD 75.00 - 100.00 USD 62.50
219

Four Antique Panoramic Photographs

USD 75.00 - 100.00 USD 56.25
221

Four Antique Panoramic Photographs

USD 75.00 - 100.00 USD 56.25
  • <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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