Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers: Killoughter House, Ashford, County Wicklow, Ireland., 51821, Kilkenny

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
05/18/2021 - 05/18/2021
Page Size: 42 items in 2 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
16

A rare and original Advertising Mirror, "The Shamrock Whiskey"

Belfastc. 1910EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 5,000.00
17

Advertising:  "W. & R. Jacob & Co's Biscuits,"

EUR 200.00 - 300.00EUR 287.50
26Morris (B.R.) 

British Game Birds,  a set of 6 large hand coloured prints,

London c. 1855EUR 320.00 - 450.00Not Sold
28After Jack B. Yeats 

"The Strand Races," a pair, mounted and in hogarth type frames.

EUR 200.00 - 300.00EUR 625.00
35James Malton (1761 - 1803)

A very good set of 13, original hand coloured Engravings of Dublin c. 1794,

c. 1794 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00EUR 4,250.00
43J. Le Petit & J. Malton

College Green, Dublin, and "Powerscourt House, Dublin," two original hand coloured period engravings, c. 1800

c. 1800EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 375.00
44

A pair of early Maritime Engravings,"A Representation of his Majesty's Frigate La Concorde  Engaging two French Frigates, The L'Engagente and La Resolve," "A General View of the Engagement between the British Fleet and that of the French Fleet, June 1794

London1795EUR 150.00 - 250.00EUR 312.50
47After H. O'Neill 

Coloured Engravings: "Gold Mines, Wicklow," "Stone Cross at Kilcullen," and "Lough Erne,"

London c. 1824EUR 250.00 - 350.00EUR 375.00
48Samuel F. Brocas (1792 - 1847)

A fine rare set of 9 original hand coloured Engravings of Dublin, all c. 1800

c. 1800EUR 1,200.00 - 1,800.00EUR 1,875.00
60After Cecil Aldin 

Best Friends, a Dog and a Cat at Play, an attractive set of 4 coloured Prints, c. 1920

c. 1920EUR 200.00 - 300.00EUR 250.00
79Ian? Richard, '59

"Lady playing the Piano,"

EUR 100.00 - 150.00EUR 325.00
83

A pair of Limited Edition Prints, of Eton College, by Cassin.

EUR 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
84By C. Knight after T. Stothard, 1792

"Motherhood - Rich and Poor,"

EUR 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
86After George Morland, & James Ward

"Evening, or the Post Boy Returns," "Rustic Conversations," and "Selling Rabbits,"

1796EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
90After Charles Williams

The Modern Calypso; or the Matured Enchantress - Vide Telemachus; caricature print

EUR 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
91After Cruikshank

Bobachill Disgraced or Kate in a Race, caricature print, contemporary hand colouring,

London 1892EUR 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
110After C.C. Henderson

A set of four, 19th Century Coaching Prints, "Fores Coaching Incidents,"

London 1848EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 550.00
111After John Dean Paul

A set of four coloured Hunting Prints, "The Leicestershire,"

EUR 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
112Jonathan Fisher, (1740 - 1809)

A good set of 6 hand coloured sepia Prints of Co. Wicklow & Dublin:

EUR 750.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
235

A collection of miscellaneous Prints, and an early Map, "Carte de l'Entree de la Riviere de Canton,"

EUR 120.00 - 180.00Not Sold
320Churhill (Sir Winston)

A short typed letter dated 26th August 1935 written from Churchill’s home at Chartwell in Kent and signed in his hand

1935EUR 700.00 - 1,000.00EUR 1,500.00
321

An 18th Century engraved Irish Map

18th Century EUR 200.00 - 300.00EUR 450.00
340

Collection of approx. 60 Bindings covering Gibbons, Rome, Shakespeare, Milton, Shaw etc., together with a box of Auction Catalogues.

EUR 80.00 - 120.00EUR 550.00
341

Bindings: Encyclopaedia Britannica, 35 vols.

London c. 1880EUR 250.00 - 400.00EUR 525.00
342Ruskin (John) 

The Complete Works of John Ruskin, 39 vols.

London 1903 - 1912EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 875.00
  • <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>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
  • <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> SHAKESPEARE, William. <i>Comedies, Histories and Tragedies. Published according to the true originall copies.</i> London, Tho Cotes, for Robert Allot, 1632.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> STAHL, Augusto. <i>Panorama of Rio de Janiero.</i> c.1859. 3-part albumen print panorama (266 x 1186mm.).
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> WILDE, Oscar. <i>Lady Windermere's Fan</i>. London: Elkin Mathews & John Lane, 1893. Presentation copy.
    <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> DE TOCQUEVILLE, Alexis. <i>De la Democratie en Amerique.</i> Paris: Pagnerre, 1850. Thirteenth Edition. Presentation copy.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> CHAUDRON, A[delaide] de V[endel]. <i>Chaudron’s Spelling Book.</i> Mobile (AL): S.H. Goetzel, 1865.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> SAINT CHER, Hugh of. <i>Commentary on Peter Lombard’s Sentences, with the Abridgement of the Sentences.</i> Eastern France, illuminated manuscript., first half of the fifteenth century.
    <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> LANE, Thomas. <i>The Crystal Palace.</i> London, 1851.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> B[ULWER], J[ohn]. <i>Anthropometamorphosis: man transform’d: or, the artificiall changling historically presented…</i> London: William Hunt, 1653.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> VOLTAIRE, François-Marie Arouet de. <i>Oeuvres de M. de Voltaire.</i> Dresden, George-Conrad Walther (i.e. Leipzig, Breitkopf), 1748-1750.
    <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> HAWKING, Stephen & Leonard Mlodinow. <i>The Grand Design.</i> London: Bantam Books, 2011.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> FIELDS, James T. <i>Yesterdays with Authors.</i> With fine manuscript letter by Charles Dickens, and autograph letters from Forster, Landor, Mitford and others.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> <i>Kit, the Arkansas Traveller Broadside.</i> Chromolithograph.
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