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Thomaston Place Auction Galleries

Auction Info

Auction Name
Splendor Auction - Part One, Day 3
Auction Date
07/11/2021 - 07/11/2021
Sale Number
#71121
Total Lots
58
Sold Lots
46
Lots Sold
79.31%
Unsold Lots
12
Total Sales (USD)
58,950.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
49,800.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
75,150.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
73,100.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
109,150.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
54.01%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
3220 PABLO PICASSO (FRANCE/SPAIN, 1881-1973)

Picasso "Nu De Dos" etching

circa 1956 USD 700.00 - 900.00 USD 7,200.00
3212 HENRI MATISSE (FRANCE, 1869-1954)

Woman with Anemones

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 5,700.00
3213 JAMES ABBOTT MCNEILL WHISTLER (MA/UK, 1834-19030

The Wine Glass (1858)

1858 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 5,100.00
3264 ROY LICHTENSTEIN (NY, 1923-1997)

This Must Be the Place

1965 USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 USD 3,900.00
3279 SALVADOR DALI (SPAIN, 1904-1989)

The Kiss

1971 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 3,900.00
3393 SCARCE MAINE REVOLUTIONARY WAR MAP

Attack of the Rebels upon Fort Penobscot in the Province of New England in which their Fleet was totally destroyed and their army dispersed the 14th Aug.st

1785 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 3,000.00
3277 SALVADOR DALI (FRANCE/SPAIN, 1904-1989)

Shakespeare Suite #2: Henry IV

1952 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 1,920.00
3278 SALVADOR DALI (FRANCE/SPAIN, 1904-1989)

Wilford of Ivanhoe (from Ivanhoe)

1977 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 1,800.00
3280 SALVADOR DALI (FRANCE/SPAIN, 1904-1989)

Melting Clock (pour G.C.)

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 1,800.00
3222 GEORGES BRAQUE (FRANCE, 1882-1963)

l'Etang

1963 USD 700.00 - 900.00 USD 1,680.00
3214 FRANK WESTON BENSON (MA, 1862-1951)

Salmon Fishing

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 1,560.00
3227 HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC (FRANCE, 1864-1901)

Original Period Broadside Poster Aristide Bruant dans Son Cabaret.

circa 1895. USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 1,560.00
3389 RARE 1797 BRITISH FOLDING MAP OF AMERICA WITH ORIGINAL FOLIO

A Map of America

1797 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 1,560.00
3215 ELYSE ASHE LORD (UK, 1900-1971)

Chinese

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 1,320.00
3395 1958 SENATOR JOHN F. KENNEDY AUTOGRAPH LETTER TLS

June 24, 1958 typed letter from John F. Kennedy on his United States Senate letterhead, to SFC Delmo Pagnani

1958 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 1,200.00
3317 CESAR VALVERDE (COSTA RICA, 1928-1998)

Temtorio del Aba (Dawn Theme)

1990 USD 600.00 - 800.00 USD 1,080.00
3288 ANTONI CLAVE (SPAIN/FRANCE, 1913-2005)

(3) Untitled Abstract Lithographs

USD 1,500.00 - 2,250.00 USD 900.00
3289 NORMAN ROCKWELL (NY/MA, 1894-1978)

Convention

1976 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 840.00
3392 (2) EARLY UNFRAMED MAPS OF BOSTON, EARLIEST OF REVOLUTIONARY WAR

Including: "A Plan of the Town and Chart of the Harbour of Boston Exhibiting a View of the Islands Castles Forts and Entrances into the said Harbour"

1775 USD 600.00 - 800.00 USD 780.00
3217 PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR (FRANCE, 1841-1919)

Le Petit Garcon au Porte-plume (Claude Renoir)

circa 1910 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 780.00
  • <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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