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Auction Info

Auction Name
Modern, Original Bindings
Auction Date
07/09/2021 - 07/09/2021
Sale Number
#70921
Total Lots
320
Sold Lots
195
Lots Sold
60.94%
Unsold Lots
125
Total Sales (EUR)
248,889.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
145,930.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
195,250.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
230,250.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
304,480.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
81.74%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
110 KIPLING (Rudyard).

Le Livre (et Le Second Livre) de la Jungle.

1919-1920. EUR 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 EUR 16,875.00
103 HUŸSMANS (Joris-Karl).

À Rebours.

1903 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 11,125.00
183 WEBB (Mary).

Sarn.

1930 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 5,750.00
97 HEREDIA (José-Maria de).

Les Trophées. Paris, s.n., 1907.

1907 EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 5,500.00
167 THEURIET (André).

La Vie rustique.

1888 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 5,375.00
4 BERTHEROY (Jean). [Berthe LE BARILLIER].

Cypsélos l'invincible, conte grec.

1904 EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 5,375.00
87 GENEVOIX (Maurice).

Rroû. S.l. [Paris],

1931 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 5,125.00
149 PERRAULT (Charles).

Peau d'âne.

1938 EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 5,000.00
7 CLARETIE (Jules).

Deux visions.

1910 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 5,000.00
8 CLARETIE (Jules).

Explication.

EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 5,000.00
9 CLARETIE (Jules).

Explication.

1894 EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 5,000.00
14 SAND (George).

La Bonne déesse de la pauvreté. Ballade.

1906 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 4,500.00
19 VOSSION (Louis).

Trois femmes pour un époux. Conte birman.

1910 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 4,500.00
64 DERÈME (Tristan).

L’Enlèvement sans clair de lune ou Les Propos et les amours de M. Théodore Decalandre.

1931 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 4,375.00
118 LOUŸS (Pierre).

Essai de maquette avec dessins pour les deux premiers livres des Aventures du Roi Pausole. Paris, le Livre et l’Estampe, s.d. [1903].

s.d. [1903]. EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 4,000.00
156 RIMBAUD (Arthur).

Les Illuminations.

1949 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 3,750.00
172 UZANNE (Octave).

Les Rassemblements. Physiologie de la Rue.

1896 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 3,750.00
16 SILVESTRE (Armand).

La Plante enchantée.

1895 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 3,750.00
88 GIDE (André).

Le Voyage d’Urien.

1893 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 3,750.00
164 [SOULAGES (Pierre)]. ENCREVÉ (Pierre).

L'Œuvre complet.

1994-1998; 2015 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 3,500.00
  • <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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