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Auction Info

Auction Name
TCM Presents ... Mavericks Working Outside the Margins in Hollywood
Auction Date
06/08/2021 - 06/08/2021
Sale Number
#26882
Total Lots
276
Sold Lots
244
Lots Sold
88.41%
Unsold Lots
32
Total Sales (USD)
1,076,672.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
467,600.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
717,000.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
573,800.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
878,900.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
122.50%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
140

A Marlon Brando Collection of scripts, letters, and memorabilia for The Godfather

USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00 USD 100,312.00
141

A Marlon Brando Collection of scripts, letters, and notes for Apocalypse Now

USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00 USD 100,312.00
116

A playscript of Everybody Comes to Rick's, the basis for Casablanca

USD 50,000.00 - 70,000.00 USD 60,312.00
240

An assorted group of Russ Meyer motion picture cameras and equipment

USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 31,562.00
66

A Katharine Hepburn photographic archive from The Philadelphia Story, both stage play and film

USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 21,562.00
103

A costume continuity file of Kim Novak and Vera Miles for Vertigo

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 19,062.00
27

A King Kong large archive of photographs

USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 USD 17,812.00
117

A Fess Parker coonskin cap from Davy Crockett

USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 15,300.00
5

A Carl Laemmle custom-bound book of oversized photographs from The Man Who Laughs, gifted to him by cast and crew

USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 USD 14,025.00
10

A Boris Karloff group of oversized portraits from the Frankenstein films, one from the collection of makeup artist Jack Pierce

USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 14,025.00
135

A Marlon Brando group of Letters from Elia Kazan

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 12,750.00
4

An Alfred Hitchcock photographic archive from his early films

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 12,750.00
11

A Boris Karloff photographic archive from The Mummy

USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 11,475.00
98

An Alfred Hitchcock large photographic archive from Rear Window

USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 10,837.00
105

An Alfred Hitchcock large photographic archive from Psycho

USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 10,837.00
67

A group of production sketches and set stills from Rebecca

USD 5,000.00 - 10,000.00 USD 10,200.00
114

Original production art for The Wizard of Oz

USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 10,200.00
46

A Boris Karloff photographic archive from The Bride of Frankenstein

USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 9,562.00
81

An Alfred Hitchcock photographic archive from Notorious

USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 9,562.00
90

A Mighty Joe Young archive of set test photos and scene stills

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 9,562.00
  • <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
  • <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.
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