Auction Reports

Clars Auction Gallery

Auction Info

Auction Name
Jewelry, Fine Art, Furniture & Decorative Art, Asian Art
Auction Date
06/19/2021 - 06/19/2021
Sale Number
#61921
Total Lots
103
Sold Lots
86
Lots Sold
83.50%
Unsold Lots
17
Total Sales (USD)
24,784.50
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
16,900.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
29,400.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
20,050.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
34,850.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
71.12%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
5291 Thomas Daniell RA (British, 1749-1840)

Gate of the Tomb of the Emperor Akbar, at Secundra, near Agra

1795 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 2,080.00
5494

Keith Haring autographed David Bowie: Without You lp single. Keith Haring did the artwork.

C. 1983 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 975.00
5347

(lot of 4) Walt Disney animation cels and drawing, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, cel 756, cel 702, cel 9408 and Jessica drawing "E"

USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 910.00
5698

(lot of 34) Baseball magazine group

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 780.00
5384 After Pablo Picasso (Spanish,1881-1973)

Blue Dove with Yellow Sun (1962)

USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 715.00
5284

Country to the Northward from Nowagurh Teeba aquatint in colors

1820 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 650.00
5309 After Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

Madonna Aide Moi

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 617.50
5283 (lot of 4) William Hogarth (British 1697-1764)

The Four Times of the Day (Plates 1-4)

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 585.00
5675

Three shelves of baseball photographs including some signatures

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 585.00
5678

Three shelves of mostly baseball photographs, some with signiatures

USD 150.00 - 250.00 USD 552.50
5319 Romain (Erte) De Tirtoff (French, 1892-1990)

The Curtain

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 520.00
5674

(lot of 31) One shelf of magazines and programs

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 520.00
5307 After Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

Discovery of America

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 487.50
5315 After Joan Miro (Spanish, 1893-1983)

Carota

USD 50.00 - 100.00 USD 487.50
5308 After Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

Espana

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 455.00
5380 Joseph Schuett (American, 20th century)

Ansel Adams

1972 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 455.00
5298 (lot of 2) After Marc Chagall (French/Russian, 1887-1985)

Annointment of Solomon and "Vision of Solomon" from the Bible Series

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 422.50
5306 Roi Partdrige (American 1888-1984)

Snow Covered Mountains

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 422.50
5320 Romain (Erte) De Tirtoff (French, 1892-1990)

Red Sea

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 422.50
5323 Jiang Tie-Feng (Chinese/American, b. 1938)

Tiger Couple from Cats Suite

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 422.50
  • <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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