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Auction Info

Auction Name
Autographs, Letters and Manuscripts - Day 2
Auction Date
07/16/2021 - 07/16/2021
Sale Number
#71621
Total Lots
420
Sold Lots
405
Lots Sold
96.43%
Unsold Lots
15
Total Sales (EUR)
391,742.75
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
259,650.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
373,760.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
262,230.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
377,560.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
103.76%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
823 LENIN VLADIMIR

LENIN VLADIMIR Very rare T.L.S.

EUR 20,000.00 - 30,000.00 EUR 23,275.00
676 BERTRAND HENRI GATIEN & [NAPOLEON WILL]

BERTRAND HENRI GATIEN & [NAPOLEON WILL] An extremely rare and interesting A.L.S.

EUR 5,000.00 - 8,000.00 EUR 17,150.00
683 CATHOLIC KINGS

CATHOLIC KINGS

EUR 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 EUR 11,637.50
489 SAINT VINCENT DE PAUL

SAINT VINCENT DE PAUL Extremely rare L.S.

EUR 6,000.00 - 9,000.00 EUR 10,412.50
587 EICHMANN ADOLF

EICHMANN ADOLF (Jerusalem)

EUR 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 EUR 9,800.00
625 DANTON GEORGES

DANTON GEORGES An exceptional and rare multiple D.S.

EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 5,635.00
560 VON NEUMANN JOHN

VON NEUMANN JOHN A rare typed D.S.

EUR 1,200.00 - 1,800.00 EUR 5,390.00
654 BLUCHER GEBHARD VON

BLUCHER GEBHARD VON An excellent and rare A.L.S.

EUR 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 5,390.00
535 [HALLOWELL CAREW BENJAMIN]

[HALLOWELL CAREW BENJAMIN] A fine series of five Ls.S.

EUR 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 4,900.00
816 METTERNICH KLEMENS VON

METTERNICH KLEMENS VON A very fine A.L.S.

EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 4,900.00
631 BERTHIER LOUIS-ALEXANDRE

BERTHIER LOUIS-ALEXANDRE An exceptional vignette D.S.

EUR 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 4,900.00
642 LANNES JEAN

LANNES JEAN One of Napoleon's most daring and talented generals and personal friend of the Emperor.

EUR 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 4,900.00
691 WILLIAM I

WILLIAM I A.L.S.

EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 4,900.00
817 KAPODISTRIAS IOANNIS

KAPODISTRIAS IOANNIS A very good A.L.S.

EUR 2,500.00 - 3,500.00 EUR 4,655.00
488 JOHN XXIII

JOHN XXIII A highly unusual D.S.

EUR 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 4,655.00
500 CARNARVON EARL OF

CARNARVON EARL OF An extremely rare A.L.S.

EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 4,655.00
493 PIO OF PIETRELCINA

PIO OF PIETRELCINA A very rare D.S.

EUR 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 4,287.50
845 BEATON DAVID

BEATON DAVID An extremely rare L.S.

EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 3,920.00
900 GANDHI MOHANDAS

GANDHI MOHANDAS A rare A.L.

EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 3,920.00
499 GRIMOD DE LA REYNIERE ALEXANDRE BALTHAZAR LAURENT

GRIMOD DE LA REYNIERE ALEXANDRE BALTHAZAR LAURENT A fine

EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 3,920.00
  • <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 Jul 15:</b> Jessie Tarbox Beals, archive of signed photographs, 15 silver prints, c. 1930. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <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.
  • <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until July 31</b>
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Cleveley, Jukes, & Cook - View of Charlotte Sound, New Zealand. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Peron - Platypus. $300 to $600.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Loon & Pitt - Map of the World published 1680 - <I>Orbis Terrarum nova et accuratissima tabula.</i> $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Maitres de l'Affiche by MUCHA - La Dame aux Camelias. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until July 31</b>
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Cause - Peony, Crocus, Dog's Tooth Violet. $400 to $800.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Redoute, Folio - Lemmonnier's Iris - Iris Monnieri. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Audubon, Imperial Folio - Common American Deer. $6,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Gould - Cuvier's Toucan (Ramphastos Cuvieri). $5,000 to $8,000.
  • <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul. FROG TEACHER LEADING ELF PUPILS ... Watercolour, c.1920.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> SATO, Gyro. [GENDAI RYOKI SENTAN ZUKAN]. Tokyo : Shinchosa, 1931.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> CARROLL, Lewis. ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND. London : Macmillan and Co., 1868.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> FLEMING, Ian and MILLER, Albert. CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG. New York : Random House, 1968.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> PHOENIX. Adelaide : Adelaide University Union, 1939.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> BOWEN, Emmanuel. A complete map of the Southern Continent. London : 1744.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> NORTHFIELD, James. AUSTRALIA. Melbourne : Northfield Studios and J.E. Hackett, c.1935
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