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Auction Info

Auction Name
Spring Sports Catalogue Auction
Auction Date
05/08/2021 - 05/08/2021
Sale Number
#50041
Total Lots
2416
Sold Lots
2374
Lots Sold
98.26%
Unsold Lots
42
Total Sales (USD)
30,172,458.80
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
0.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
0.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
0.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
0.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
Inf%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
80034

1909-11 T206 Sweet Caporal Honus Wagner PSA Fair 1.5.

1909-11 Not Available USD 2,280,000.00
81549

2000 Playoff Contenders Championship Ticket Tom Brady Rookie #144 (34/100) BGS NM-MT+ 8.5 Auto 10.

2000 Not Available USD 1,590,000.00
80523

1952 Topps Jackie Robinson #312 PSA Mint 9--No Superior Examples!

1952 Not Available USD 960,000.00
80480

1951 Bowman Mickey Mantle Rookie #253 SGC Mint 9.

1951 Not Available USD 690,000.00
80487

1951 Bowman Mickey Mantle Rookie #253 PSA NM-MT 8.

1951 Not Available USD 528,000.00
80884

1992-93 Derek Jeter Complete Rookie Card Collection PSA Gem Mint 10 (42 cards) - Plus An Uncut Sheet and Little Sun Set - #2/3000) - Netwings Nest Collection.

1992-93 Not Available USD 444,000.00
81750

1958 Alifabolaget Pele #635 PSA NM-MT+ 8.5.

1958 Not Available USD 372,000.00
81189

1986 Fleer Michael Jordan Rookie #57 PSA Gem Mint 10.

1986 Not Available USD 336,000.00
80093

1910-11 M116 Sporting Life Ty Cobb Pastel Background PSA Mint 9--Pop Two, None Higher!

1910-11 Not Available USD 264,000.00
80438

1948-49 Leaf Warren Spahn #32 PSA Gem Mint 10 - Pop One!

1948-49 Not Available USD 252,000.00
81692

1979 O-Pee-Chee Wayne Gretzky #18 PSA Mint 9 - Only Two Higher.

1979 Not Available USD 240,000.00
81206

1986 Fleer Basketball Near Set (131/132) - Every Card Graded PSA Mint 9 or Gem Mint 10!

1986 Not Available USD 234,000.00
80490

1951 Bowman Willie Mays Rookie #305 PSA NM-MT 8.

1951 Not Available USD 234,000.00
80524

1952 Topps Jackie Robinson #312 SGC Mint 9--Population One, None Superior!

1952 Not Available USD 222,000.00
80586

1955 Topps Sandy Koufax Rookie #123 SGC Mint 9--One Superior!

1955 Not Available USD 222,000.00
80947

Signed 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle #311 PSA Authentic, Auto 9.

1952 Not Available USD 216,000.00
80343

1933 Sport Kings Babe Ruth #2 PSA NM-MT 8--Only Three Superior!

1933 Not Available USD 210,000.00
81426

1986 Fleer Basketball Wax Box With 36 Unopened Packs - Two Packs with Michael Jordan #57 on Top!

1986 Not Available USD 198,000.00
80522

1952 Topps Mickey Mantle #311 PSA NM 7.

1952 Not Available USD 198,000.00
81072

1957 Topps Bill Russell Rookie #77 PSA NM-MT 8.

1957 Not Available USD 192,000.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Les Cigarettes Mekka,</i> 1919. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Plinio Codognato, <i>Cicli Fiat,</i> circa 1910. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> L.N. Britton, <i>Warning! Consider the Possible Consequences,</i> c. 1917. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonardo Bistolfi, <i>Première Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs Modernes,</i> 1902. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonetto Cappiello, <i>Paquet Pernot / Biscuits Pernot,</i> 1910. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Francesco Nonni, <i>Font Meo / Acqua Minerale Naturale,</i> 1924. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Frederick Winthrop Ramsdell, <i>American Crescent Cycles,</i> 1899. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> <i>Be a Tight Wad! Own Something!</i> designer unknown, 1925. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Candido Aragonese de Faria, <i>Chamonix–Mont–Blanc,</i> c. 1910. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> W.E.J., <i>Irishmen Avenge the Lusitania,</i> c. 1915. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until August 7</b>
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Maitres Affiches by MUCHA - Papier a cigarettes Job. 202. $5,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> De Bry - Map of the West Indies (including Florida, Cuba, Jamaica, Bahamas, Parts of Central & South America, Sea Monsters, Ships). $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gould - Short-billed Toucan (Ramphastos Brevicarinatus). $5,000 to $8,000.
    <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until August 7</b>
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Redoute, Folio - Pale Iris - Iris flavescens. 375. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gillray - Light Expelling Darkness or The Sun of the Constitution. $200 to $500.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gerard - Wild Hemp or Weed, Cannabis. 708. $150 to $450.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Shaw & Nodder - Head of The Dodo. 165. $100 to $300.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Family photograph album ("The Hughes family Album"), 1957-1962. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on "my own private doctrine", with a poem, 5 October 1956. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Pen and ink portrait of Ted Hughes, [1956]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath. Joint autograph letter signed, to William and Edith Hughes, March 1960. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Photographic portrait by David Bailey, inscribed by Plath, 1961, and another press photo. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Tarot de Marseille. Deck of cards owned by Sylvia Plath. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Pair of gold wedding rings. £6,000 to £8,000.
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