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Auction Name
Discovery - Interiors - Online bidstart 8/17
Auction Date
08/26/2021 - 08/26/2021
Sale Number
#3710T
Total Lots
21
Sold Lots
18
Lots Sold
85.71%
Unsold Lots
3
Total Sales (USD)
16,367.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
1,810.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
3,980.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
2,385.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
4,880.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
335.39%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
1291 Carl Theimann

Sailboats.

USD 100.00 - 300.00 USD 12,500.00
1070

Carte-de-visite of Abraham Lincoln

USD 100.00 - 150.00 USD 1,188.00
1088

German Dog Show Colored Lithograph

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 813.00
1348

Vintage Scituate Fire Department Photograph

1930 USD 200.00 - 250.00 USD 313.00
1345 Audubon

Audubon Traill's Flycatcher Colored Lithograph on Paper

USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 225.00
1298

Four One-sheet Movie Posters

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 200.00
1361

The Representative Japanese Filatures and its Trade Marks

1919 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 163.00
1087

Collection of Prints and Posters

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 150.00
1215

Framed Antiphonal Manuscript Leaf on Parchment and a Brass Alter Candlestick

USD 200.00 - 250.00 USD 150.00
1195 After Henri Matisse

Nu au bracelet.

USD 100.00 - 300.00 USD 138.00
1074

Postcard Album

early 20th century USD 150.00 - 250.00 USD 113.00
1171 After Maxfield Parrish

The Venetian Lamplighter

USD 150.00 - 250.00 USD 94.00
1221

Two Edwardian Prints in Period Frames

USD 60.00 - 80.00 USD 75.00
1300

Framed Italian Engravings of Rome and Lucca

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 75.00
1301 Adolphus Greely

Adolphus Greely's Report on the Proceedings of the United States Expedition to Lady Franklin Bay, Grinnell Land

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 63.00
1071

Carte-de-visite and Tintype Album

USD 100.00 - 150.00 USD 63.00
1344 Charles Henry Sawyer

At the Water's Edge.

USD 50.00 - 100.00 USD 31.00
1307

Three Unframed Prints:

18th century USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 13.00
1172 Terry Redlin

Morning Retreat.

1980 USD 200.00 - 300.00 Not Sold
1179 After John Pike

Riverside Scene.

USD 75.00 - 100.00 Not Sold
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Pancho Villa, passport for a news correspondent covering the Mexican revolution, signed, 1914. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Nirvana’s <i>Nevermind,</i> CD insert signed & inscribed days after release by Cobain, inscribed by Novoselic, 1991. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Robert Indiana, <i>The Book of Love,</i> complete portfolio, artist’s proof set, 1997. $100,000 to $125,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Marcel Vertés, Colette, <i>Chéri,</i> two volumes, deluxe edition, signed by the artist, Paris, 1929. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Virginia Woolf, <i>Orlando,</i> first trade edition, first impression, London, 1928. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Mark Twain, receipt for payment of the Mark Twain Public Library Tax, 1908. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Gustav Klimt, <i>Das Werk von Gustav Klimt,</i> portfolio, collotype plates, 1918. $15,000 to $20,000.
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Hawking & Hunting.- Turberville (George). <i>The Booke of Falconrie or Hawking,</i> second edition, Printed by Thomas Purfoot, 1611. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> George Steevens' copy.- Coryate (Thomas). <i>Coryats Crudities Hastily gobbled up in five Moneths travells in France, Savoy, Italy, Rhetia...,</i> first edition, complete copy, Printed by W. S[tansby], 1611. £4,000 to £6,00
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Butler (Charles). <i>The Feminine Monarchie: or The Historie of Bees,</i> second edition, Printed by John Haviland for Roger Jackson, 1623. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Brathwait (Richard). <i>The English Gentlewoman, drawne out to the full Body: expressing, What Habilliments doe best attire her…,</i> Printed by B. Alsop and T. Fawcet, for Michaell Sparke, 1631. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Glapthorne (Henry). <i>The Ladies Priviledge,</i> first edition, Imprinted...by J. Okes, for Francis Constable, 1640. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Witchcraft.- F. (H.) <i>A true and exact Relation Of the severall Informations, Examinations, and Confessions of the late Witches, arraigned and executed in the County of Essex,</i> first edition, 1645. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Hobbes (Thomas). <i>De Corpore Politico. Or the Elements of Law, Moral & Politick,</i> first edition, 1650. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Early steam engine.- Worcester (Edward Somerset, 2nd Marquis). <i>A Century of the Names and Scantlings of such Inventions…,</i> first edition, 1663. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Cookery.- M[ontagu] (W[alter]). <i>The Queens Closet Opened. Incomparable secrets in physick, chirurgery, preserving and candying, &c,</i> 3 parts in 1 vol., 1674. £1,500 to £2,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Speed (John). <i>An Epitome of Mr. John Speed's Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain,</i> 2 parts in 1, 90 engraved maps, Printed for Tho. Basset, and Ric. Chiswel, 1676. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Le Boe (Franciscus). <i>Of Childrens Diseases... also a Treatise of the Rickets,</i> first edition, Printed for George Downs, 1682. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Economics.- Locke (John). <i>Several Papers Relating to Money, Interest and Trade,</i> first collected edition, Printed for A. and J. Churchill, 1696. £2,000 to £3,000.
  • <center><b>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Books and Graphics<br>26th-29th of October 2021</b>
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th- 29th:</b><br>Books from XV to XX Century
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Manuscripts and autographs
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Artist books
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Cars & more
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Magazines
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th- 29th:</b><br>Books from XV to XX Century
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