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Auction Name
Marion Lambert Collection - Online: bidstart 5/11
Auction Date
05/27/2021 - 05/27/2021
Sale Number
#20147
Total Lots
23
Sold Lots
20
Lots Sold
86.96%
Unsold Lots
3
Total Sales (EUR)
74,000.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
41,500.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
60,800.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
48,500.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
71,800.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
103.06%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
451 Rosemarie Trockel (née en 1952)

Sans titre

1991 EUR 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 EUR 11,250.00
402 Thurston Hopkins (1913-2014)

La Dolce Vita, Knightsbridge, Londres, 1953

1953 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 7,500.00
404 Cecil Beaton (1904-1980)

Edith Sitwell at Renishaw, 1930

1930 EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 6,875.00
417 Linder (née en 1954)

What I do to please you I do, 1981

1981 EUR 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 EUR 6,250.00
418 Jeannette Montgomery Barron (née en 1956)

Francesco Clemente - Cindy Sherman - Ross Bleckner, New York, 1982-1986

1982-1986 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 5,250.00
414 Nan Goldin (née en 1953)

Ivy in the Boston Garden: back, Boston, 1973

1973 EUR 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 5,000.00
405 Weegee (1899-1968)

Corpse with revolver, c. 1940

c. 1940 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 4,375.00
410 Martin Parr (né en 1952)

Untitled (Piggy Cakes), de la série 'Common Sense', 1997

1997 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 3,750.00
457 Brice Marden ( né en 1938)

Distant Muses

2000 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 3,250.00
420 John Waters (né en 1946)

Divine in Prayer, 1995

1995 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 3,000.00
408 Maurice Tabard (1897-1984)

Chaises, Paris, 1950

1950 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 2,500.00
456 Marino Marini (1901-1980)

Sogno di Cavalieri ( planche issue de Idea e Sazio)

1963 EUR 700.00 - 1,000.00 EUR 2,500.00
416 Louise Lawler (née en 1947)

Mao and Ornament, 1990-1991

1990-1991 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 2,375.00
415 Miroslav Tichy (1926-2011)

A typical peeping Tom snapshot, Kyjov, c. 1978

c. 1978 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 2,250.00
411 Lillian Bassman (1917-2012)

Barbara Muller (1947) - Sandy Brown Junior (1952) - Suzy Parker (1957), Harper's Bazaar

1947, 1952, 1957 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 2,125.00
409 Marvin Newman (né en 1927)

Sans titre (Shadow Study), 1951

1951 EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 1,375.00
412 Elliott Erwitt (né en 1928)

Managua, Nicaragua, 1957

1957 EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 1,375.00
413 Meret Oppenheim (1913-1985)

Le couple, 1973

1973 EUR 700.00 - 900.00 EUR 1,375.00
406 Weegee (1899-1968)

Untitled (Soldier & Woman embracing), c. 1946

c. 1946 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 875.00
407 Weegee (1899-1968)

Quo Vadis, c. 1948

c. 1948 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 750.00
  • <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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