Auction Reports

William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals

Auction Info

Auction Name
Eclectic Variety - bidstart 6/23
Auction Date
06/29/2021 - 06/29/2021
Sale Number
#62921
Total Lots
45
Sold Lots
42
Lots Sold
93.33%
Unsold Lots
3
Total Sales (USD)
4,820.30
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
4,860.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
9,720.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
5,040.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
10,080.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
47.82%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
12663 ALBERT EINSTEIN

ALBERT EINSTEIN CUT SIGNATURE

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 472.00
12583 ANDREW WYETH

ANDREW WYETH SIGNED PRINT "JACKLIGHT"

USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 442.50
12589 ANSEI UCHIMA

ANSEI UCHIMA WOODBLOCK "GARDEN IMPRESSIONS"

1962 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 236.00
12579 PETER SCULTHORPE

(3) PETER SCULTHORPE SIGNED PRINTS

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 212.40
12587 N C WYETH

(4) N C WYETH ILLUSTRATED CALENDARS

1941 Eckert Bros. USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 188.80
12582 PETER SCULTHORPE

(3) PETER SCULTHORPE SIGNED PRINTS

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 153.40
12591 KUNISADA

KUNISADA (2) JAPANESE WOODBLOCK TRIPTYCHS

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 153.40
12593

(2) JAPANESE WOODBLOCK TRIPTYCHS DEPICTING FIGURES

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 141.60
12592

(2) JAPANESE WOODBLOCK TRIPTYCH PRINTS

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 129.80
12595 YOSHITOSHI & EISHI

(2) YOSHITOSHI & EISHI JAPANESE WOODBLOCKS

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 129.80
12564 PETER SCULTHORPE

PETER SCULTHORPE PRINT "ZIMMERMAN'S FARM"

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 118.00
12601

(4) JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINTS

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 118.00
12549 WALT DISNEY

ORIGINAL WALT DISNEY SERICEL "MUSIC TO MY EARS"

USD 60.00 - 120.00 USD 106.20
12598 KUNIYOSHI

KUNIYOSHI (2) JAPANESE WOODBLOCK DIPTYCHS

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 106.20
12670

(5) LEATHERBOUND TITLES

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 94.40
12797

FIRE ASSOCIATION OF PHILADELPHIA FIRE MARK & BOOK

USD 60.00 - 120.00 USD 94.40
12567 PETER SCULTHORPE

PETER SCULTHORPE UNTITLED WINTER LANDSCAPE

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 94.40
12577 PETER SCULTHORPE

(2) PETER SCULTHORPE PRINTS BRANDYWINE DOORS

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 94.40
12594

(2) JAPANESE WOODBLOCK TRIPTYCH & DIPTYCH

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 94.40
12667

(5) LEATHER BOUND POETRY AND ESSAY TITLES

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 82.60
  • <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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