Auction Reports

Alain and Evelyne Morel de Westgaver

Auction Info

Auction Name
Post-Cards, Prints, Ancient and Modern Books, Manuscrips
Auction Date
11/29/2008 - 11/29/2008
Sale Number
#12578
Total Lots
489
Sold Lots
445
Lots Sold
91.00%
Unsold Lots
44
Total Sales (EUR)
128,511.43
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
36,040.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
49,775.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
40,180.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
55,605.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
231.11%

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    <b>Swann:</b> Scott Joplin, <i>Treemonisha: Opera in Three Acts,</i> New York, 1911. Sold March 24 — $40,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Louisa May Alcott, autograph letter signed, 1868. Sold June 2 — $23,750.
    <b>Swann:</b> Anne Bradstreet, <i>Several Poems Compiled with Great Variety of Wit and Learning, full of Delight,</i> Boston, 1758. Sold June 2 — $21,250.
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    <b>Swann:</b> John Bachmann, <i>Panorama of the Seat of War,</i> New York, 1861-62. Sold June 23 — $35,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Charlotte Bronte, <i>Jane Eyre,</i> first edition, London, 1847. Sold June 16 — $23,750.
    <b>Swann:</b> Elihu Vedder, <i>Simple Simon, His Book,</i> 1913. Sold June 9 — $12,350.
    <b>Swann:</b> Frederick Catherwood, <i>Views of Ancient Monuments in Central America, Chiapas and Yucatan,</i> London, 1844. Sold April 7 — $37,500.
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