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Clars Auction Gallery

Auction Info

Auction Name
Jewelry, Furniture, Fine Art, Asian Art Auction
Auction Date
07/18/2021 - 07/18/2021
Sale Number
#71821
Total Lots
77
Sold Lots
47
Lots Sold
61.04%
Unsold Lots
30
Total Sales (USD)
42,862.50
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
31,300.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
49,700.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
60,600.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
100,600.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
42.61%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
2416 Joan Miro (Spanish, 1893-1983)

L'Adorateur de Soleil

1969 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 6,985.00
2404 Rufino Tamayo (Mexican, 1899-1991)

El Perro Muve la Cola

1974 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 4,127.50
2389 Peter Wegner (American, b. 1963)

Buildings Made of Sky IX

2012 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 2,540.00
2417 Joan Miro (Spanish, 1893-1983)

Sculpture, Plate I

USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 2,540.00
2405 Mayumi Oda (Japanese, b. 1941)

Treasure Shio, Goddess of Earth

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 2,413.00
2398 Roi Partridge (American, 1888-1984)

Silver Lake, and Untitleds (Landscapes)

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,651.00
2423 Joel Bernstein (American, b. 1952)

Joni Mitchell Skating on Lake Mendota

1976 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 1,206.50
2407 Victor Vasarely (French/Hungarian, 1906-1997)

Composition

USD 700.00 - 1,000.00 USD 1,079.50
2421 Thomas Daniell RA (British, 1749-1840)

The Taje Mahel, at Agra

1796 USD 700.00 - 1,000.00 USD 1,016.00
2540

A Soda fountain dispensing stand, having a "Sodas" painted top globe

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 1,016.00
2408 Victor Vasarely (French/Hungarian, 1906-1997)

Grid Squares

USD 700.00 - 1,000.00 USD 952.50
2420 Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

Academie des Beaux Arts

USD 700.00 - 1,000.00 USD 952.50
2419 Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

Cavalier a la Rose

USD 700.00 - 1,000.00 USD 889.00
2544

A Barber Shop doubled sided flange advertising sign, Zepp's Hair Dressing

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 889.00
2406 Mayumi Oda (Japanese, b. 1941)

Kukun Goddess

USD 500.00 - 700.00 USD 825.50
2539

A Belfast Sparkling Water Glo Dial Neon advertising clock

22"dia. USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 762.00
2418 Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

Amazon

USD 700.00 - 1,000.00 USD 698.50
2387 Gregory Kondos (American, b. 1923)

American River

1986 USD 500.00 - 700.00 USD 635.00
2390 Peter Wegner (American, b. 1963)

Island Made of Maps

USD 500.00 - 700.00 USD 635.00
2415 Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950)

Le The

1926 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 635.00
  • <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.
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