• <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.

Auction Reports

Peter Arnold

Auction Info

Auction Name
The Korju Collection of Australiana
Auction Date
11/29/2020 - 11/29/2020
Sale Number
#112920
Total Lots
238
Sold Lots
188
Lots Sold
78.99%
Unsold Lots
50
Total Sales (AUD)
358,962.73
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (AUD)
177,950.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (AUD)
235,600.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (AUD)
217,600.00
High Estimate of All Lots (AUD)
288,300.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
124.51%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
108 LIARDET, W.F. Evelyn.

View of Melbourne, Port Phillip.

1844 AUD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 AUD 29,950.00
69 GILL, S.T.

[Colonial sketches].

[1853] AUD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 AUD 17,970.00
143

THE PORT PHILLIP PATRIOT AND MELBOURNE ADVERTISER.

1841 AUD 12,000.00 - 15,000.00 AUD 17,970.00
115 MACLURE & MACDONALD, lithographers.

Map of Port Philip [sic], 1839.

[1839]. AUD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 AUD 15,574.00
35 CLARK & CO., Colonial booksellers.

Melbourne, Port Phillip.

circa 1840. AUD 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 AUD 14,975.00
67 GILL. S.T.

Sketches of the Victoria gold diggings and diggers as they are.

1852 AUD 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 AUD 14,256.20
186

THE TIMES.

1789 AUD 800.00 - 1,000.00 AUD 13,178.00
103 KERR, William, compiler.

Kerr’s Melbourne Almanac and Port Phillip Directory for 1841.

1841 AUD 2,500.00 - 3,000.00 AUD 11,980.00
104 KERR, William, compiler.

Kerr’s Melbourne Almanac and Port Phillip Directory for 1842.

1842 AUD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00 AUD 11,980.00
226 LEDYARD, John.

A journal of Captain Cook’s last voyage to the Pacific Ocean, and in quest of the north-west passage between Asia and America; performed in the years 1776, 1777, 1778, and 1779.

1783 AUD 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 AUD 8,865.20
107

A LETTER FROM PAPA.

circa 1843-44. AUD 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 AUD 8,026.60
40 [COOK]. WEBBER, John.

The Death of Cook.

1784 AUD 5,000.00 - 6,000.00 AUD 6,708.80
146 [PORT PHILLIP]. BOWEN, Thomas.

A companion for the prisoner; being a selection of sermons, exhortations and other religious instructions; compiled for the use of imprisoned offenders.

1828 AUD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 AUD 6,589.00
188 TUCKEY, James Hingston.

An account of a voyage to establish a colony at Port Philip [sic] in Bass’s Strait on the south coast of New South Wales, in His Majesty’s Ship Calcutta in the years 1802-3-4.

1805 AUD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 AUD 6,589.00
131 [NEW ZEALAND]. BRAGGE, James, TAIT, John, and others, photographers.

Album of circa 1880 containing 68 albumen prints,

AUD 2,500.00 - 3,000.00 AUD 5,990.00
150 [PORT PHILLIP].

Expedition from Van Diemen’s Land to Port Phillip in 1835.

1883 AUD 200.00 - 300.00 AUD 4,792.00
230 PROUT, John Skinner.

Tasmania illustrated.

1844 but 1846. AUD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 AUD 4,552.40
145

THE PORT PHILLIP PATRIOT ALMANAC AND DIRECTORY FOR 1847.

1847 AUD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 AUD 4,312.80
98 JENOLAN CAVES.

Photographs of the Jenolan Caves, New South Wales.

1887 AUD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 AUD 4,073.20
148 [PORT PHILLIP].

Another example of the ‘Plan of Dutigalla, Port Phillip and Bass’ Strait’; framed and glazed.

AUD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00 AUD 4,073.20
  • <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>
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Schedel (Hartmann). <i>Liber Chronicarum,</i> first edition, Nuremberg, Anton Koberger for Sebald Schreyer and Sebastian Kammermeister, 1493. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Greek Orthodox Church].- <i>Menaion,</i> manuscript in Greek, on paper, in Greek letters, [Eastern Mediterranean], [c. 1400]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> American Revolution.- Loyalist's cow powder horn, engraved with the cypher "GR" for George III surmounted by a crown, an inscription, and on reverse an engraving of the "North River" [Hudson River], 1777. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Illuminated prayer book.- <i>Maria Carcer y Trigueros... Santa Misa y Oraciones,</i> illuminated manuscript in Spanish, on paper, [c. 1850]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Hardy (Thomas). <i>The Mayor of Casterbridge,</i> 2 vol., first edition in book form, original cloth, 1886. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Austen (Jane)]. <i>Emma: A Novel,</i> first edition, Printed for John Murray, 1816. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Brontë (Charlotte). <i>Jane Eyre. An Autobiography,</i> 3 vol., first edition, Smith, Elder and Co., 1847. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Cruikshank (George). <i>The Road to the Derby,</i> one of two proof copies, Raphael Tuck & Sons, 1882. £600 to £800.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Meunier (Charles, binder).- Gruel (Leon). <i>Manuel Historique et Bibliographique de l'Amateur de Reliures,</i> 2 vol., Paris, 1887.-1905. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Burne-Jones (Sir Edward). <i>The Work of Edward Burne-Jones,</i> edited by Philip Burne-Jones, one of 200 copies, [c.1900]. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Nazraeli Press.- <i>Six by Six,</i> 36 vol. [a complete set], one of 100 sets, each with signed photograph, Portland, Or., 2010-16. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Australasia.- Péron (Francois) and Freycinet. <i>Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes,</i> 5 vol. including Atlas, second edition, Paris, 1824. £6,000 to £8,000.
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