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Auction Info

Auction Name
Fine Art
Auction Date
06/07/2021 - 06/07/2021
Sale Number
#NRC-15a
Total Lots
28
Sold Lots
22
Lots Sold
78.57%
Unsold Lots
6
Total Sales (EUR)
81,313.74
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
29,200.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
38,800.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
32,100.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
42,900.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
189.54%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
182 WERKMAN, Hendrik Nicolaas (Dutch 1882 - 1942).

Gijzelaarskamp St. Michielsgestel I [Hostage camp St. Michielsgestel I], 1942

1942 EUR 20,000.00 - 25,000.00 EUR 68,310.00
124 PIERNEEF, Jacob Hendrik (South African 1886 - 1957).

Okahandjaberg, Suidwes-Afrika [Okahandja Mountain, South West Africa], 1930

1930 EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 2,980.80
128 REDON, Odilon (French 1840 - 1916).

Sciapode, 1892/1912

1892/1912 EUR 1,800.00 - 2,200.00 EUR 1,614.60
125 PIRANESI, Giovanni Battista (Italian 1720 - 1778).

Veduta di Piazza Navona Sopra Le Rovine del Circo Agonale [View of Piazza Navona Above the Ruins of the Circus Agonalis], 1751

1751 EUR 600.00 - 1,000.00 EUR 1,490.40
186 WESTERIK, Co (Dutch 1924 - 2018).

Plant en meisje [Plant and girl], 1965

1965 EUR 150.00 - 250.00 EUR 931.50
188 WICHMAN, Erich (Dutch 1890 - 1929).

De Idealisten II [The idealists II], 1923

1923 EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 745.20
5 ASHEVAK, Kenojuak (Inuit, Canadian 1927 - 2013).

Owl of the Sea, 1977

1977 EUR 500.00 - 700.00 EUR 683.10
126 PIRANESI, Giovanni Battista (Italian 1720 - 1778).

Teatro di Marcello [Theatre of Marcellus], c. 1757

c. 1757 EUR 500.00 - 800.00 EUR 589.95
28 DALÍ, Salvador (Spanish 1904 - 1989).

Les Songes Drolatiques de Pantagruel [Pantagruel's Comical Dreams], 1973

1973 EUR 250.00 - 450.00 EUR 465.75
26 DALÍ, Salvador (Spanish 1904 - 1989).

Les Songes Drolatiques de Pantagruel [Pantagruel's Comical Dreams], 1973

1973 EUR 250.00 - 450.00 EUR 434.70
183 WESSING, Koen (Dutch 1942 - 2011).

Chile, September 1973

1973 EUR 400.00 - 600.00 EUR 347.76
136 SCHERER, Kees (Dutch 1920 - 1993).

Afsluitdijk [Fishing nets], 1954

1954 EUR 150.00 - 250.00 EUR 322.92
27 DALÍ, Salvador (Spanish 1904 - 1989).

Les Songes Drolatiques de Pantagruel [Pantagruel's Comical Dreams], 1973

1973 EUR 350.00 - 450.00 EUR 298.08
48 AIGNER, Fritz (Austrian 1930 - 2005).

Der triumph Der Hexe [The triumph of the witch], 1970

1970 EUR 400.00 - 600.00 EUR 298.08
56 FUCHS, Ernst (Austrian, French 1930 - 2015).

Eva Triptychon, 1967

1967 EUR 400.00 - 600.00 EUR 298.08
184 WESSING, Koen (Dutch 1942 - 2011).

Chile, September 1973

1973 EUR 400.00 - 600.00 EUR 298.08
83 JARING, Cor (Dutch 1936 - 2013).

(Barber shop on the Zeedijk, Amsterdam), 1987

1987 EUR 300.00 - 500.00 EUR 248.40
84 JARING, Cor (Dutch 1936 - 2013).

(Waterlooplein flea market), 1987

1987 EUR 300.00 - 500.00 EUR 248.40
185 WESTERIK, Co (Dutch 1914 - 2018).

Botanici en vrouwen [Botanists and women], 1965

1965 EUR 300.00 - 500.00 EUR 235.98
22 COPPENHAGEN, Niko (Dutch c. 1961).

Simon Carmiggelt

EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 198.72
  • <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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