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Chorley's

Auction Info

Auction Name
Fine Art and Antiques
Auction Date
06/22/2021 - 06/22/2021
Sale Number
#65
Total Lots
36
Sold Lots
30
Lots Sold
83.33%
Unsold Lots
6
Total Sales (GBP)
5,783.95
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP)
2,170.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP)
3,040.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (GBP)
2,490.00
High Estimate of All Lots (GBP)
3,480.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
166.21%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
387

A small early 20th Century photograph album marked Hankow to the cover

early 20th Century GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 2,040.00
963 After John Speed

Map of Irland (Ireland)

GBP 100.00 - 150.00 GBP 665.00
955 Charles Johnson Payne, 'Snaffles' (1884-1967)

Bob Tails and Bang Tails

GBP 300.00 - 400.00 GBP 372.40
987 Goethe (J W von)

Faust,

1877 GBP 150.00 - 200.00 GBP 372.40
954 Lionel Dalhousie Robertson Edwards (1878-1966)

The Warwickshire; Gone away from Shuckborough

GBP 80.00 - 120.00 GBP 292.60
971 Gilbert (C)

Furniture at Temple Newsam House and Lotherton Hall

GBP 40.00 - 60.00 GBP 212.80
953 Catherine Grubb (born 1945)

The Girl who Fell in Love with a Peacock

GBP 80.00 - 120.00 GBP 172.90
959 Benjamin Baker (act. circa 1880-1900)

Bristol, Cirencester, Bath, Warminster

GBP 70.00 - 90.00 GBP 159.60
952 Thomas Sutherland

Grouse Shooting, Wild Duck Shooting, Pheasant Shooting, Partridge Shooting

GBP 100.00 - 150.00 GBP 146.30
960 Benjamin Baker (act. circa 1880-1900)

Worcester, Hereford, Gloucester and Monmouth

GBP 70.00 - 90.00 GBP 146.30
975 Macquoid (P)

A History of English Furniture

1905 GBP 80.00 - 100.00 GBP 146.30
977 Cotterell (H H)

Old Pewter, It's Makers and Marks

GBP 50.00 - 70.00 GBP 106.40
980 Watkin (D) and Hewat-Jacobs (P) eds.

Thomas Hope Regency Designer

GBP 60.00 - 80.00 GBP 106.40
951 Ben Shahn (1898-1969)

The Clown

GBP 40.00 - 60.00 GBP 93.10
970

Seven diaries of trips around the Counties of England and Scotland

circa 1930 GBP 60.00 - 80.00 GBP 93.10
974 Morena (F)

Chinoiserie, The Evolution of the Oriental Style in Italy from the 14th to the 19th Century

GBP 40.00 - 60.00 GBP 79.80
986 Hewat-Jaboor (P) and others, William Beckford 1760-1844,

An Eye for the Magnificent

GBP 60.00 - 80.00 GBP 79.80
950

A Georgian reverse print on glass, An Emblem of Plenty,

1800 GBP 40.00 - 60.00 GBP 53.20
961 Benjamin Baker (act. circa 1880-1900)

Leicester, Warwick, Banbury, Buckingham

GBP 70.00 - 90.00 GBP 53.20
962 Benjamin Baker (act. circa 1880-1900)

Macclesfield, Stafford, Bridgeworth (sic), Birmingham

GBP 70.00 - 90.00 GBP 53.20
  • <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 Jul 15:</b> Jessie Tarbox Beals, archive of signed photographs, 15 silver prints, c. 1930. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <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>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.
  • <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until July 31</b>
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Cleveley, Jukes, & Cook - View of Charlotte Sound, New Zealand. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Peron - Platypus. $300 to $600.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Loon & Pitt - Map of the World published 1680 - <I>Orbis Terrarum nova et accuratissima tabula.</i> $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Maitres de l'Affiche by MUCHA - La Dame aux Camelias. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until July 31</b>
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Cause - Peony, Crocus, Dog's Tooth Violet. $400 to $800.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Redoute, Folio - Lemmonnier's Iris - Iris Monnieri. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Audubon, Imperial Folio - Common American Deer. $6,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Gould - Cuvier's Toucan (Ramphastos Cuvieri). $5,000 to $8,000.
  • <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul. FROG TEACHER LEADING ELF PUPILS ... Watercolour, c.1920.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> SATO, Gyro. [GENDAI RYOKI SENTAN ZUKAN]. Tokyo : Shinchosa, 1931.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> CARROLL, Lewis. ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND. London : Macmillan and Co., 1868.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> FLEMING, Ian and MILLER, Albert. CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG. New York : Random House, 1968.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> PHOENIX. Adelaide : Adelaide University Union, 1939.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> BOWEN, Emmanuel. A complete map of the Southern Continent. London : 1744.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> NORTHFIELD, James. AUSTRALIA. Melbourne : Northfield Studios and J.E. Hackett, c.1935
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