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Morton Subastas

Auction Info

Auction Name
Books of Mexican and Universal History of the Collection of the Engineer Don Lorenzo Zambrano
Auction Date
06/22/2021 - 06/22/2021
Sale Number
#7058
Total Lots
250
Sold Lots
150
Lots Sold
60.00%
Unsold Lots
100
Total Sales (MXN)
1,070,640.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (MXN)
772,000.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (MXN)
1,048,500.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (MXN)
1,643,000.00
High Estimate of All Lots (MXN)
2,217,500.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
48.28%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
13

Il Manoscritto Messicano Vaticano 3773.

1896 MXN 40,000.00 - 50,000.00 MXN 72,000.00
232 Palau y Dulcet, Antonio / Palau Claveras, Agustín.

Manual del Librero Hispano - Americano / Índice Alfabético.

MXN 40,000.00 - 60,000.00 MXN 66,000.00
142 Don Evaristo Madero / Cartas a Sarita / Obras Completas de Francisco Ignacio Madero / Los Madero.

La Saga Liberal.

MXN 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 MXN 50,400.00
246

Cinco Libros de la Ley Divina Nuevamente Corregidos y Reimprimidos.

1733 MXN 60,000.00 - 80,000.00 MXN 48,000.00
16 Le Duc de Loubat (Loubat, Joseph Florimond).

Codex Féjérvary Mayer.

1901 MXN 18,000.00 - 30,000.00 MXN 43,200.00
18 Librería Anticuaria Echaniz.

Mapa Jeroglífico del Siglo XVI, Relativo al Establecimiento de la Autoridad Española en un Pueblo del hoy Estado de Morelos.

1914 MXN 35,000.00 - 40,000.00 MXN 36,000.00
145 Madero, Francisco I.

La Sucesión Presidencial en 1910: El Partido Nacional Democrático.

1908 MXN 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 MXN 31,200.00
23 Nuttall, Zelia (Introducción).

Codex Nuttall. Facsimile of an Ancient Mexican Codex.

1902 MXN 18,000.00 - 22,000.00 MXN 24,000.00
27 Sahagún, Fray Bernardino de.

Códice Florentino.

1979 MXN 12,000.00 - 15,000.00 MXN 22,800.00
52

The Ancient Maya / Silver Cities of Yucatán / Yucatán / Yucatan. A World Apart / Eating Landscape. Aztec and European Occupation of Tlalocan / Yucatán.

MXN 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 MXN 19,200.00
155 Dr. Atl (Gerardo Murillo) - Kahlo, Guillermo - Toussaint, Manuel - Benítez, J. R.

Iglesias de México.

1924, 1925, 1927 MXN 18,000.00 - 22,000.00 MXN 18,000.00
198 Ptolomeo, Claudio.

Cosmografía. Códice Latino (1895) - Biblioteca Universitaria de Valencia (Siglo XV).

1983 MXN 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 MXN 16,800.00
17 Le Duc de Loubat (Loubat, Joseph Florimond).

Codex Magliabecchiano XIII. 3. Manuscrit Mexicain Post - Colombien.

1904 MXN 15,000.00 - 25,000.00 MXN 14,400.00
37 Villacorta C., J. Antonio - Villacorta, Carlos A.

Códices Mayas.

1930 MXN 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 MXN 13,200.00
74

Libros Ilustrados por Diego Rivera y Miguel Covarrubias.

MXN 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 MXN 13,200.00
5 Caso, Alfonso - Smith, Mary Elizabeth.

Interpretación del Códice Colombino - Las Glosas del Códice Colombino / Interpretación del Códice Selden 3135 (A.2) / Codex Bodley 2858.

MXN 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 MXN 11,400.00
50 Search for the Maya.

The Story of Stephens and Catherwood / Palenque. The Walker - Caddy Expedition to the Ancient Maya City, 1839 - 1840 / Fieldwork, among the Maya / Alfred Maudslay and the Maya / Romancing the Maya / In Search of the Maya.

MXN 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 MXN 11,400.00
57 Batres, Leopoldo.

Teotihuacan.

1906 MXN 7,000.00 - 9,000.00 MXN 11,400.00
45

Historia y Crónica de Chac-Xulub-Chen / Los Lacandones de Bonampak / Historia Maya / Yucatán sus Ciudades Arqueológicas / Los Mayas / Las Ruinas de Palenque / Jaina / Toniná / Costumbres Funerarias de los Antiguos Mayas / Excavaciones en el Área Urbana de

MXN 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 MXN 10,800.00
75

Libros Ilustrados por Jean Charlot.

MXN 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 MXN 10,200.00
  • <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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