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Auction Name
A Contemporary Vision: Works from the Melva Bucksbaum Collection
Auction Date
06/02/2021 - 06/02/2021
Sale Number
#12867
Total Lots
74
Sold Lots
60
Lots Sold
81.08%
Unsold Lots
14
Total Sales (USD)
64,482.75
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
34,275.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
59,350.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
43,875.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
73,950.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
87.20%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
17 Victoria Sambunaris (b. 1964)

Untitled

2010 USD 2,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 8,610.00
120 Paul Pfeiffer (b. 1966)

Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse # 20, 21 & 22

2006 USD 1,500.00 - 3,000.00 USD 5,227.50
44 Donald Sultan (b. 1951)

Smoke Rings Jan 18 1999

1999 USD 600.00 - 900.00 USD 3,690.00
125 Bill Brandt (1904-1983)

The Policeman's Daughter, Hampstead, London

1945,  printed later USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 3,321.00
183 Kahn & Selesnick

The Story of Eisberfreistadt

2007 USD 600.00 - 800.00 USD 3,198.00
23 Birgit Jurgenssen (1949-2003)

Ohne Titel

1988 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 2,952.00
181 Yongjin Luo (b. 1960)

Fort House 01

2005 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 2,583.00
12 Yutaka Sone (b. 1965)

MT.66

2006 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 2,091.00
2 Robert Mangold (b. 1937)

Prints 1968-1998

2000 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,968.00
48 James Welling (b. 1951)

Glass House

2007 USD 700.00 - 900.00 USD 1,353.00
116 Hai Bo (b. 1962)

The Northern: A Man is Riding Bicycle No. 2

2005 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 1,230.00
145 Doug & Mike Starn (b. 1961)

Black Pulse #11

2000-2002 USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 1,230.00
163 Anthony Goicolea (b. 1971)

After Dusk

2001 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,230.00
91 Christo (1935-2020)

Over the River

1999 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 1,107.00
131 Justine Kurland (b. 1969)

Ghost Ship

2001 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,107.00
59 Yvonne Jacquette (b. 1934)

Third Avenue (With Reflection) III

2005 USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 984.00
113 Dennis Adams (b. 1948)

Hanoi Jane

2012 USD 500.00 - 800.00 USD 984.00
129 Justine Kurland (b. 1969)

The Family

2002 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 984.00
146 Doug & Mike Starn (b. 1961)

Geoffrey W. Cloud

2001 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 984.00
164 Anthony Goicolea (b. 1971)

Still Life with Tea

2004 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 861.00
  • <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.
  • <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.
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