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Auction Info

Auction Name
Annual Fall Americana, Folk Art, Chinese & Fine Art Auction
Auction Date
10/24/2020 - 10/24/2020
Sale Number
#1195
Total Lots
19
Sold Lots
17
Lots Sold
89.47%
Unsold Lots
2
Total Sales (USD)
17,568.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
8,550.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
15,550.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
9,750.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
17,950.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
97.87%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
530 Thomas Hart Benton (1889 - 1975); John Steuart Curry; Luigi Lucioni (American, 1900 - 1988); Nat Lowell

Thomas Hart Benton (1889 - 1975), "Flood" , and two titled "Sunset,"; John Steuart Curry "Summer Afternoon" ; Luigi Lucioni (American, 1900 - 1988) "Trees and Mountains"; Nat Lowell "Steeple Chase"

USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 2,745.00
604

Antiques Magazine run 1922 - 1993 bound in green by year.

1922 - 1993 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 2,074.00
516

View of Hartford, CT from the Deaf and Dumb Asylum,

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 1,952.00
517

Bachmann Colored Lithograph, City of Hartford, Connecticut,

USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 1,952.00
145 William Rollinson (1762 - 1842),

stipple engraving Alexander Hamilton, "Major General of the Armies of the United States of America, Secretary of the Treasury"

1804 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,708.00
138

Three Silhouette Portraits to include silhouette and watercolor portrait of a lady in grey dress, marked on verso "Phoebe Backlee Holmes Gardner, wife of Captain George Washington Gardner",

circa 1830 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 1,586.00
595 Kunisada (1801 - 1864), Hiroshige

Group of Four Japanese Woodblocks or Woodcuts to include Kunisada (1801 - 1864) figure holding signs, Tall Bridge, Hiroshige mountainous landscape and catching octopus.

USD 150.00 - 250.00 USD 1,464.00
548

Globe on paint decorated tripod base, marked "Improved Globe Boston".

USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 1,098.00
140

Group of Four Silhouettes to include two busts of a man with highlights; one of a woman with lock of hair in grain painted frame along with one of Albert Koch, signed Fecit August Koch.

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 732.00
279

19th Century Table Terrestrial Globe, "The New Twelve Inch British Globe Representing the Accuarat Position...",

1821 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 488.00
144 Auguste Edouart (1789 - 1861)

Silhouette Cutout of a man standing with watercolor paint background,

1842 USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 366.00
591

Three Japanese Woodblocks, horizontal triptych of warrior and samurai figures fighting

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 366.00
593 Utagawa Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

Two Japanese Woodblock Prints to include Utagawa Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) from Tokaido Gojusan Tsugi No Uchi, 53 Stations of the Tokaido Road "Miya" along with Hiroshige of geisha on deck.

USD 150.00 - 250.00 USD 366.00
58 Currier & Ives, Massachusetts,

Steamship, "Providence and Stonington Steamship Company, steamers, Massachusetts and Rhode Island, 1877"

USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 244.00
416

"Sacred to the Memory of the Illustrious George Washington".

1801 USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 183.00
594

Two Japanese Woodblock Prints, 18th century or later, Samurai on horses and Emperor in a parade.

18th century or later USD 150.00 - 250.00 USD 122.00
596

Group of Four Japanese Woodblock Prints and Portraits, 19th century or later

19th century or later USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 122.00
573 Paolo Mascagni (Italian, 1755 - 1815)

"Mascagni Corporis Humani, Francie a versa straum primum

USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 Not Sold
592 Utagawa Toyokuni (1769 - 1825)

Three Japanese Woodblock Prints to include two Utagawa Toyokuni (1769 - 1825), "Fierce Actor", "Seated Kabuki Actor" along with another "Fierce Actor"

USD 200.00 - 400.00 Not Sold
  • <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
    <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
    <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
  • <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 20.<br>Mrs S. C. Belnos.</b> <i>The Sundhya or the Daily Prayers of the Brahmins,</i> 1st edition, 1851. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 20.<br>Sir Harry Darell.</b> <i>China, India, Cape of Good Hope and Vicinity,</i> 1st edition, 1852. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 20.<br><i>Scots Magazine,</i></b> 61 volumes, 1739-1800. With important maps of North America. £1,500 to £2,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Ian Fleming.</b> <i>Casino Royale,</i> 1st edition, 1953. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Virginia Woolf.</b> <i>Really and Truly,</i> 1915. Autograph confessions book. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Evelyn Waugh.</b> <i>Vile Bodies,</i> 1st edition, 1930. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>J. R. R. Tolkien.</b> Autograph letter signed on Old English, with corrected typescript. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Lewis Carroll.</b> <i>The Hunting of the Snark,</i> 1st edition, 1876. Presentation copy. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Essex House Press.</b> <i>Poems of William Shakespeare,</i> 1899. One of 450 copies. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Lafcadio Hearn.</b> <i>A Japanese Miscellany,</i> 1st edition, 1901. Presentation copy. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Jules Verne.</b> <i>Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas,</i> 1st UK edition, 1873. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers, Jan 21.<br>Charles Dickens.</b> <i>The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit,</i> 1st edition, 1844. Original cloth binding. £800 to £1,200.
  • <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>January Auction<br>January 23, 2021</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> AUDUBON, John James. <i>Carolina Parrot, Plate 26.</i> London: Robert Havell, 1827-1838. $125,000 to $175,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> AUDUBON, John James. <i>Fish Hawk or Osprey, Plate 81.</i> London: Robert Havell, 1827-1838. $145,000 to $175,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> AUDUBON, John James. <i>Brown Pelican, Plate 421.</i> London: Robert Havell, 1827-1838. $75,000 to $100,000.
    <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>January Auction<br>January 23, 2021</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> DE BRY, Johann Theodore, attributed to. Pair of Watercolor studies of Tulips. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> FUERTES, Louis Agassiz. <i>Alaskan Brown Bear.</i> Watercolor and gouache on board. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> HILL, Thomas. <i>Big Trees.</i> Oil on canvas. c. 1903. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>January Auction<br>January 23, 2021</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> GOULD, John. <i>A Monograph of the Macropodidae or Family of Kangaroos.</i> London: by the author, August 1st 1841-May 1st 1842. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> GOULD, John. <i>A Monograph of the Odontophorinae, or Partridges of America.</i> London: Richard and John E. Taylor for the Author, [1844]-1850. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> JANSSONIUS, Joannes. <i>Atlantis majoris quinta pars, orbem maritimum seu omnium marium…</i> Amsterdam: Joannes Janssonius, 1652. $50,000 to $80,000.
    <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>January Auction<br>January 23, 2021</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> DONCKER, Hendrik. <i>De Zee-Atlas ofte Water-Waereld, vertoonende alle de Zee-Kusten van het bekende deel des Aerd-Bodems.</i> Amsterdam: Henrick Doncker, [1658-1665]. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> BURR, David. <i>Map of the City and County of New York with the Adjacent Country.</i> Engraved map with original hand color. Ithaca, NY: Stone & Clark, 1839. $9,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Jan. 23:</b> CURRIER, Nathaniel and IVES, James Merritt. <i>The City of New York.</i> Lithograph with original hand color. New York: Currier & Ives, 1884. $15,000 to $20,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Joseph F. Kernan, <i>College Football,</i> oil on canvas, <i>The Saturday Evening Post</i> cover, 1932. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Joseph C. Leyendecker, <i>Golfer Lighting a Cigarette,</i> oil on canvas, c.1920. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Howard Chandler Christy, <i>In the Field,</i> charcoal & watercolor, published in <i>Scribner’s,</i> 1902. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> N.C. Wyeth, <i>Standish Reading,</i> pen & ink, for <i>The Courtship of Miles Standish,</i> 1920. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Johnanna Stewart Mapes, <i>A Fairy Book,</i> conté crayon, for <i>St. Nicholas Magazine,</i> 1907. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Arnold Lobel, pen & ink, for <i>The Frog & Toad Coloring Book,</i> 1981. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Antonio Lopez, <i>Today’s Fashions,</i> study for <i>The New York Times,</i> 1981. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Charles Schulz, <i>“I’ll have to go back to the house…I forgot my rubbers…”</i> pen & ink, original 4-panel <i>Peanuts comic,</i> 1960. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Constantin Alajalov, <i>Family Tree,</i> watercolor and gouache, cover for <i>The New Yorker,</i> 1938. Estimate $3,000 to $4,000.
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