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Auction Info

Auction Name
Modern Literature and Art Documentation
Auction Date
10/08/2020 - 10/08/2020
Sale Number
#116ML
Total Lots
759
Sold Lots
373
Lots Sold
49.14%
Unsold Lots
386
Total Sales (EUR)
216,067.95
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
165,970.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
165,970.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
354,390.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
354,390.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
60.97%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
3183 Nietzsche, Friedrich

Scherz, List und Rache

EUR 2,500.00 - 2,500.00 EUR 5,904.00
3437 Nietzsche, Friedrich und Velde, Henry van de

Ecce homo (VA)

1908 EUR 1,800.00 - 1,800.00 EUR 5,658.00
3273 Hatzfeld, Adolf von und Hofer, Karl - Illustr.

Liebesgedichte (Lithogr.: Karl Hofer)

1922 EUR 4,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 5,412.00
3023 Grunenberg, Arthur

Figuren. Eine Folge von 16 Steinzeichnungen

o. J. 1919. EUR 2,800.00 - 2,800.00 EUR 4,920.00
3554 Baumann, Paul und Prase, Andreas Emil Otto

Farbton-Karten.

o. J. ca.1912-1930. EUR 800.00 - 800.00 EUR 4,674.00
3567 Styl

Blätter für Mode und die angenehmen Dinge des Lebens

1922-1924. EUR 1,800.00 - 1,800.00 EUR 4,674.00
3328 Insel-Bücherei

Sammlung von 1863 Bänden

1917-2004. EUR 3,500.00 - 3,500.00 EUR 4,674.00
3376 Lasker-Schüler, Else

Theben. Gedichte und Lithographien. Eines von 200 Expl. mit Widmung und Zeichnung

1923 EUR 4,500.00 - 4,500.00 EUR 4,428.00
3174 Delaunay, Sonia

Compositions couleurs idées

um 1930. EUR 4,500.00 - 4,500.00 EUR 3,690.00
3001 Clairin, Georges und Zucchi, Virginia

Die Tänzerin Virginia Zucchi. Öl auf Leinwand, oben rechtes signiert "G. Clairin".

1870 EUR 3,500.00 - 3,500.00 EUR 3,444.00
3089 Oppler, Ernst und Pawlowa, Anna

Anna Pawlowa als "Sterbender Schwan"

1920 EUR 1,800.00 - 1,800.00 EUR 3,198.00
3266 Grosz, George

Ecce Homo

1923 EUR 1,800.00 - 1,800.00 EUR 2,706.00
3166 Sorlier, Charles und Chagall, Marc - Illustr.

Chagall Lithographe I-VI

1960-86. EUR 2,000.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 2,706.00
3182 Hafis

Eine Sammlung persischer Gedichte

1912 EUR 1,200.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 2,706.00
3553 Staatliches Bauhaus und Bauhaus

Weimar 1919-1923

1919-1923 EUR 3,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 2,460.00
3154 Carte Surréaliste, La

Première Série No. 1- 21 (alles)

1937 EUR 2,500.00 - 2,500.00 EUR 2,460.00
3217 Galerie am Unteren Tor Bietigheim

Holzschnitt-Kalender

1987-2013. EUR 3,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 2,460.00
3267 Huelsenbeck, Richard und Grosz, George - Illustr.

Phantastische Gebete

1920 EUR 1,500.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 2,337.00
3339 Jahrbuch der jungen Kunst

1920-1924 Herausgegeben von G. Biermann

1920-1924. EUR 1,500.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 2,337.00
3134 Mirbeau, Octave und Bonnard, Pierre - Illustr.

Dingo

1924 EUR 2,000.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 2,214.00
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    <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.
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    <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.
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    <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.
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    <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.
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    <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.
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    <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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    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Conradus de Alemania [Halberstadt the Elder], <i>Concordantiae Bibliorum,</i> Strassburg, 1474. $20,000 to $30,000.
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    <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.
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