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Auction Info

Auction Name
Discovery Interiors - Online bidstart 6/16
Auction Date
06/24/2021 - 06/24/2021
Sale Number
#3670T
Total Lots
29
Sold Lots
26
Lots Sold
89.66%
Unsold Lots
3
Total Sales (USD)
4,424.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
3,980.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
7,885.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
4,880.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
9,135.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
48.43%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
1051 Erte (Romaine de Tirtoff) (Russian, 1892-1990)

Phoenix Triumphant & Reborn

1983 USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 563.00
1381

Group of Decorative Bindings

USD 200.00 - 250.00 USD 469.00
1247 Carroll Sargent Tyson

Two Framed Colored Lithographs by Carroll Sargent Tyson

USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 406.00
1479 Lyonel Feininger (American, 1871-1956)

Two Framed Prints: Toppsegelschoner,

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 406.00
1246

Large Vintage Bloundel La Rougery Map of Paris

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 281.00
1366

Framed Woodblock Print of a Samurai

USD 200.00 - 250.00 USD 225.00
1361 Toyokuni III; Morikawa Chikashige

Four Ukiyo-e Woodblock Prints, Japan

USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 200.00
1315

Fore's National Sports Fox-Hunting, Plate 2: The Find

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 188.00
1419 After Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

Columbus Discovers America.

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 188.00
1364

Two Framed Japanese Woodblock Prints

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 138.00
1369

Print of a Painting Depicting a Daimyo

USD 20.00 - 50.00 USD 138.00
1418 Tomi Ungerer (French, 1931-2019)

Stanley Kubrick's Dr. Strangelove Movie Poster.

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 138.00
1447 Hiroshi Yoshida,

Kamiedo Bridge

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 138.00
1467

Group of 1939 New York World's Fair Ephemera

1939 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 138.00
1249

Two Framed Lithographs of Fox Hunting Scenes

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 125.00
1420 After Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

Battle of Tetouan.

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 125.00
1263

Group of Black and White Ornithological Prints

USD 150.00 - 200.00 USD 94.00
1444 Robert Rivera

Robert Rivera Exhibition Poster and a Gourd Vessel

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 88.00
1251

Framed Piranesi Restrike Engraving of the Colosseum

USD 40.00 - 60.00 USD 75.00
1332 Maxfield Parrish (1870-1966)

The Dinky Bird

early 20th century USD 100.00 - 300.00 USD 75.00
  • <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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