Auction Reports

Morton Subastas

Auction Info

Auction Name
Antiquarian and Contemporary Books
Auction Date
11/24/2020 - 11/24/2020
Sale Number
#998
Total Lots
397
Sold Lots
126
Lots Sold
31.74%
Unsold Lots
271
Total Sales (MXN)
1,353,120.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (MXN)
1,264,000.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (MXN)
1,643,000.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (MXN)
6,893,500.00
High Estimate of All Lots (MXN)
8,480,000.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
15.96%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
120 Castro, C. - Campillo, J.- Auda, L.- Rodríguez, C.

México y sus Alrededores.

ca. 1874 - 1878. MXN 100,000.00 - 140,000.00 MXN 108,000.00
133 Lorenzana, Francisco Antonio.

Historia de la Nueva-España, Escrita por su Esclarecido Conquistador Hernán Cortés.

1770 MXN 100,000.00 - 140,000.00 MXN 96,000.00
22 León Pinelo, Antonio.

Epítome de la Biblioteca Oriental, y Occidental, Náutica, y Geográfica.

1737-38. MXN 60,000.00 - 80,000.00 MXN 54,000.00
25

Breve Noticia de las Fiestas, en que la Muy Ilustre Ciudad de Zacatecas Explicó su Agradecimiento...

1759 MXN 30,000.00 - 40,000.00 MXN 48,000.00
141 Herrera Tordesillas, Antonio de.

Historia General de los...Castellanos en las Islas i Tierra Firme...

1726-30. MXN 45,000.00 - 60,000.00 MXN 48,000.00
268 Ortega y Pérez Gallardo, Ricardo.

Historia Genealógica de las Familias más Antiguas de México.

1908-1910. MXN 30,000.00 - 40,000.00 MXN 38,400.00
2 Perez de Prado, Francisci.

Index Librorum Prohibitorum, ac Expurgandorum Novissimus...

1747 MXN 30,000.00 - 35,000.00 MXN 33,600.00
90 Gamboa, Francisco Xavier de.

Comentarios a las Ordenanzas de Minas, Dedicados al Catholico Rey, Nuestro señor Carlos III.

1761 MXN 14,000.00 - 16,000.00 MXN 32,400.00
277 Pulgar, Hernando del - Nebrija, Antonio de.

Chronica de los Muy Altos y Esclarecidos Reyes Católicos...

1565 MXN 18,000.00 - 22,000.00 MXN 31,200.00
275 Valeriano, Piero.

Hieroglyphica Sive de Sacris Aegyptiorum...

1575 MXN 12,000.00 - 15,000.00 MXN 20,400.00
18 Rosas Moreno, José.

Los Chiquitines. Diario Infantil, Joco-sério.

1874 MXN 18,000.00 - 22,000.00 MXN 19,200.00
369 Alfaro Siqueiros, David.

Mural del Hospital de la Raza.

1954 MXN 18,000.00 - 22,000.00 MXN 18,000.00
156 Montesdeoca.

Copia de la Famosa Estatua Eqüestre de N. M. el S. D. Carlos IV.

1803 MXN 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 MXN 18,000.00
77 Anónimo.

Tierra.

Siglo XIX. MXN 18,000.00 - 22,000.00 MXN 16,800.00
372 Dr. Atl (Gerardo Murillo) - Kahlo, Guillermo - Toussaint, Manuel - Benítez, J. R.

Iglesias de México.

1924-27. MXN 18,000.00 - 22,000.00 MXN 16,800.00
43 Riva Palacio, Vicente.

El Parnaso Mexicano.

1885 y 1886. MXN 7,000.00 - 9,000.00 MXN 15,600.00
306

D. Aurelii Augustini Hipponensis Episcopi, Cvivs Praestantissima in Omni Genere Monumenta…

1556 MXN 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 MXN 15,600.00
283 Uztariz, Geronimo de.

Theorica y Práctica de Comercio y de Marina.

1757 MXN 14,000.00 - 18,000.00 MXN 14,400.00
371 Conway, G.R.G. - Cabral, Ernesto "El Chango".

Ernesto García Cabral, a Mexican Cartoonist.

1923 MXN 16,000.00 - 20,000.00 MXN 14,400.00
145 León y Gama, Antonio.

Descripción Histórica y Cronológica de las Dos Piedras.

1832 MXN 14,000.00 - 18,000.00 MXN 14,400.00
  • <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.
  • <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>
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