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Auction Name
Prints and Editions
Auction Date
07/21/2021 - 07/21/2021
Sale Number
#1084
Total Lots
244
Sold Lots
132
Lots Sold
54.10%
Unsold Lots
112
Total Sales (GBP)
769,287.40
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP)
509,700.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP)
709,100.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (GBP)
882,900.00
High Estimate of All Lots (GBP)
1,242,400.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
61.92%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
221 Harland Miller (b.1964)

This Is Where It Is Fuckin At

2014 GBP 60,000.00 - 80,000.00 GBP 97,820.00
134 Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)

Sweet Dreams Baby! (Corlett 39)

1965 GBP 70,000.00 - 90,000.00 GBP 88,400.00
191 Damien Hirst (b.1965)

The set of eight laminated giclée prints in colours on aluminium composite panels

2021 GBP 50,000.00 - 70,000.00 GBP 67,000.00
228 Bridget Riley (b.1931)

Untitled (Fragment 2) (Schubert 5b)

1965 GBP 12,000.00 - 18,000.00 GBP 29,480.00
154 Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Cow 1971 (Feldman & Schellmann II.11A)

1971 GBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 GBP 19,500.00
10 Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

The Descent from the Cross: Second Plate

1633 GBP 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 GBP 19,500.00
261 Invader (b.1969)

Sunset (Glow-in-the-Dark) (Zrinski 47.b)

2018 GBP 14,000.00 - 16,000.00 GBP 17,420.00
202 David Hockney (b.1937)

Cleanliness is Next to Godliness (MCA Tokyo 39)

1964 GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 GBP 16,080.00
204 David Hockney (b.1937)

Man (Mikro 20)

1964 GBP 12,000.00 - 18,000.00 GBP 14,740.00
37 Marc Chagall (1887-1985)

Aurore à Saint Paul (Mourlot 548)

1968 GBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 GBP 12,060.00
229 Bridget Riley (b.1931)

Untitled (La Lune en Rodage- Carlo Belloli) (Schubert 6)

1965 GBP 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 GBP 11,390.00
22 Edgar Degas (1834-1917) after by George-William Thornley

A La Barre

1888-89 GBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 GBP 11,050.00
207 David Hockney (b.1937)

Sunflowers II (MCA Tokyo 348)

1995 GBP 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 GBP 10,720.00
83 Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) (after)

Le Cavalier (Mousquetaire a la Pipe)

1968 GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 GBP 10,050.00
34 Marc Chagall (1887-1985)

Title Page for La Fontaine Fables

1952 GBP 1,800.00 - 2,200.00 GBP 9,380.00
72 Joan Miró (1883-1983)

Le Lézard aux plumes d'or (Mourlot 828)

1971 GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 GBP 9,380.00
84 Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) (after)

Femme Vert Au Chat

1955-58 GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 GBP 9,380.00
87 Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) (after)

Grand Maternité

1973 GBP 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 GBP 9,380.00
7 Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

The Return of the Prodigal Son

1636 GBP 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 GBP 8,450.00
31 Marc Chagall (1887-1985)

Femme-Oiseau (Mourlot 49)

1950 GBP 6,500.00 - 7,500.00 GBP 8,040.00
  • <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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