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Auction Name Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper Total Sales (USD) 51,188.50
Auction Date 01/30/2021 - 01/30/2021 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 65,410.00
Sale Number #13021 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 138,520.00
Total Lots 200
Sold Lots 195 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 66,810.00
% of Lots Sold 97.50% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 141,120.00
Unsold Lots 5 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 36.27%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
28200 John James Audubon

Audubon, Imperial Folio - Hare Indian Dog. 132

1842-1848 USD 3,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 3,795.00
28196 John Gould

Lear & Gould - Barn Owl

1832-1837 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 2,585.00
28043 Abraham Rees

Rees - Map of United States of America Compiled by… John Melish

1806-1820 USD 1,500.00 - 3,200.00 USD 1,595.00
28198 John James Audubon

Audubon, Imperial Folio - Four-Striped Ground Squirrel. 24

1842-1848 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 1,375.00
28042 Ptolemy, Giovanni Antonio Magini & Leonardo Cernoti

Ptolemy, Magini - Mercator's World Map; Orbis Terrae Compendiosa Descriptio

1597 USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 1,320.00
28090 Louis-Claude de Saulces de Freycinet

Freycinet - Whale. 12

1824 USD 150.00 - 400.00 USD 990.00
28199 John James Audubon

Audubon, Imperial Folio - Bridled Weasel. 60

1842-1848 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 990.00
28197 John James Audubon

Audubon, Imperial Folio - Say's Marmot Squirrel. 114

1842-1848 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 935.00
28184 Lionel Walter Rothschild, J. G. Keulemans, F. W. Frohawk

Rothschild, Hawaii - Kauai ?akialoa or Hawaiian Honeycreeper; Hemignathus Procerus

1893-1900 USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 825.00
28098 Andre-Etienne de Ferussac and G. P. Deshayes

Ferussac - Umbrella Squid; Cranchia Bonelliana. 2

1820-1851 USD 200.00 - 450.00 USD 715.00
28040 Ptolemy, Giovanni Antonio Magini & Leonardo Cernoti

Ptolemy, Magini - Map of the Americas including New Guinea as Antarctica. 34

1597 USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 687.50
28071 Pierre Jean Francis Turpin

Turpin - 26 Botanical Engravings

1816 USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 632.50
28010 Captain George Dixon

Dixon - A Sea Lion and Lioness. 19

1789 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 605.00
28041 Ptolemy, Giovanni Antonio Magini & Leonardo Cernoti

Ptolemy, Magini - Map of the World. 35

1597 USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 605.00
28005 Captain George Dixon

Dixon - A Chart of The Channel in The Phillipine Islands through which the Manila Galeon passes together with the adjacent Islands. 26

1789 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 577.50
28118 Basilius Besler

Besler - Caper Spurge, Job's Tears or Adlay Millet; Lachryma, Lathyris

1713 USD 500.00 - 1,500.00 USD 577.50
28183 Lionel Walter Rothschild, J. G. Keulemans, F. W. Frohawk

Rothschild, Hawaii - O?ahu ?akialoa or Hawaiian Honeycreeper; Hemignathus Ellisianus

1893-1900 USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 577.50
28122 Maria Sibylla Merian

Merian, Folio - Berries & Butterfly Metamorphosis. 35

1730 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 550.00
28123 Maria Sibylla Merian

Merian, Folio - Fruit & Insects. 27

1730 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 550.00
28124 Maria Sibylla Merian

Merian, Folio - Flower, Bee, & Moth Metamorphosis. 54

1730 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 522.50
28182 Lionel Walter Rothschild, J. G. Keulemans, F. W. Frohawk

Rothschild, Hawaii - Maui ?akepa; Loxops Ochracea

1893-1900 USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 522.50
28187 John Gould

Gould - Green Woodpecker

1832-1837 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 522.50
28195 John Gould

Gould - Tawny or Wood Owl

1832-1837 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 522.50
28053 Rex Brasher

Brasher - Arizona & San Lucas Cardinal. 593a

1931 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 495.00
28054 Rex Brasher

Brasher - White Pelican. 125

1931 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 495.00
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Travel, Atlases, Maps<br>and Natural History<br>Online Auction<br>27 April – 13 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b><br>Daniel Giraud Elliot. <i>A Monograph of the Phasianidae, or Family of the Pheasants,</i> 1870-1872, coloured plates. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b><br>Georg Braun und Franz Hogenberg. <i>Civitates orbis terrarum.</i> Cologne, 1597-c.1606, 5 volumes, hand-coloured, calf. £140,000 to £200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b> Qianren Huang. "Blue Map" of China. [Daoguang, 19th century]. £60,000 to £80,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Travel, Atlases, Maps<br>and Natural History<br>Online Auction<br>27 April – 13 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b> Abraham Ortelius. <i>Theatrum orbis terrarum,</i> 1595. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b> Maxime Du Camp. <i>Egypte, Nubie, Palestine et Syrie. Dessins Photographiques.</i> Paris, 1852. £100,000 to £150,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b><br>China, Canton School. A superb album of 141 watercolours, c.1800. £70,000 to £100,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> <i>Westvaco–Inspirations for Printers,</i> 3 volumes, 1938-61. $200 to $300.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Proef van Letteren, <i>Welk gegooten worden in de Nieuwe Haerlemsche Lettergietery,</i> 1768. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Paul Klee, <i>Bauhaus Ausstellung Juli – Sept.,</i> Weimar, 1923. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Michel Seuphor & Jozef Peeters, <i>Het Overzicht Nos.</i> 22-23-24, Antwerp, 1922. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Wolfrum & Co., <i>Modern Graphik, Serie I…,</i> complete portfolio, 1909. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> <i>Gravure et Fonderie deC. Derriey: Specimen-Album,</i> Paris, 1862. $5,000 to $7,500.
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. The Rocky Mountains. Emigrants Crossing the Plains, 1866. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in English]. <i>The New Testament of Jesus Christ, translated faithfully into English.</i> Rheims, 1582. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in Latin]. <i>Biblia latina.</i> Venice: Franz Renner of Hailbrun [Heilbrunn], 1483. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> SHELLEY, Percy Bysshe (1792-1822). Autograph letter signed ("P. B. S."), to Charles Ollier. Florence, Italy, 15 December 1819. “MY PROMETHEUS IS THE BEST THING I EVER WROTE.” $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> RAMSAY, David (1749-1815). <i>The History of the Revolution of South-Carolina…</i> Trenton: Isaac Collins, 1785. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BINDINGS]. MUIR, John (1838-1914). <i>The Writings of John Muir.</i> Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1916-1924. 10 vols. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [CHICAGO] -- <i>Park & Guide Map of Chicago.</i> Chicago: Jas. Van Vechten, 1873. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [ALLEN PRESS]. SHAKESPEARE, William (1564-1616). <i>Romeo and Juliet.</i> Greenbrae: Allen Press, 1988. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BEMELMANS, Ludwig (1898-1962). Pencil drawing on paper. 247 x 198 mm, sight, matted and framed. Showing a child shooting at a baby's balloon. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [LOGAN ELM PRESS]. HARVEY, Rebecca. <i>Any Number of Things.</i> Ohio State University, 2013. Single sheet paper scroll. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BINYON, Laurence (1869-1943). A small archive of letters and pamphlets. $200 to $300.
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