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William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals: Quarterly Fine & Decorative Arts Catalog

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Auction Name Quarterly Fine & Decorative Arts Catalog Total Sales (USD) 62,130.00
Auction Date 03/23/2021 - 03/23/2021 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 35,320.00
Sale Number #32321 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 62,460.00
Total Lots 47
Sold Lots 45 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 35,620.00
% of Lots Sold 95.74% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 63,060.00
Unsold Lots 2 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 98.52%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
10523 George Washington

George Washington, 1st US President, DS, Discharge

1783 USD 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 USD 13,200.00
10534 Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln, 16th President, Discharge Note

1865 USD 4,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 10,200.00
10562 White, Charles A

White, Charles A, Map of Washington Territory West of the Cascade Mountains, Colton & Co., 1870

1870 USD 4,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 7,200.00
10524 John Adams

John Adams, 2nd US President, SD, Land Grant

18-- USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 4,200.00
10525 Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson, 3rd President, 4 Language Ship's Passport

USD 3,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 3,900.00
10530 es K Polk

es K Polk, 11th US President, ADS, June 29, 1848

1848 USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00 USD 2,040.00
10549 Franklin D Roosevelt

Franklin D Roosevelt, 31st US President, TLS, 1938

1938 USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 1,920.00
10527 Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson, 7th US President, SD, Patent

1830 USD 800.00 - 1,600.00 USD 1,320.00
10528 William Henry Harrison

William Henry Harrison, 9th US President, ALS

1828 USD 800.00 - 1,600.00 USD 1,200.00
10526 James Monroe

James Monroe, 5th US President, Ships Passport, 1821

1821 USD 600.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,020.00
10536 Ulysses S Grant

Ulysses S Grant, 18th US President, AD, Dec 18, 1873

1873 USD 600.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,020.00
10533 Franklin Pierce

Franklin Pierce, 14th US President, DS, 1856

1856 USD 800.00 - 1,600.00 USD 900.00
10535 Andrew Johnson

Andrew Johnson, 17th President, ADs, Pardon

1866 USD 600.00 - 1,200.00 USD 900.00
10558

Georama 19" Terrestrial Globe on Mahogany Stand

USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 900.00
10667 Berenice Abbott

"Changing New York" Berenice Abbott

1939 USD 600.00 - 800.00 USD 840.00
10666 William Hogarth

"The Works of William Hogarth"

1822 USD 600.00 - 1,200.00 USD 660.00
10522 Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin, Founding Father, 1706-1790, SD

1787 USD 800.00 - 1,600.00 USD 660.00
10531 Zachary Taylor

Zachary Taylor, 12th US President, Signed Note

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 660.00
10556 George H W Bush

George H W Bush, (2) documents, facsimile sigs

USD 60.00 - 120.00 USD 660.00
10543 Theodore Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt, 26th US President, Photo

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 600.00
10564 Francis Scott Key

Francis Scott Key, Signed Note, " Geo Town Lan(caster) School Society / 24 Dec 1824"

1824 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 600.00
10529 John Tyler

John Tyler, 10th US President, March 7, 1842, ALS

1842 USD 600.00 - 900.00 USD 570.00
10669

1898 Pennsylvania-Harvard Annual Souvenir Program

1898 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 480.00
10538 James A Garfield

James A Garfield, 20th US President, Free Frank

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 450.00
10552 John F Kennedy

John F Kennedy, 34th US President, Signed Photo

USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 450.00
  • <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.
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Science: Books and Manuscripts<br>15-25 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 15-25 May:</b> Mary Anning. Autograph letter signed, to William Buckland, 24 November 1834. £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 15-25 May:</b> Bolyai. <i>Scientiam spatii absolute veram exhibens,</i> Maros Vásárhelyi, 1832-1833, 2 volumes, half calf. £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 15-25 May:</b> Vesalius.<br><i>De humani corporis fabrica,</i> Basel, 1555, modern crushed burgundy morocco. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Science: Books and Manuscripts<br>15-25 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 15-25 May:</b> Copernicus.<br><i>De revolutionibus orbium coelestium,</i> Nuremberg, 1543, later boards, Rostock duplicate. £70,000 to £100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 15-25 May:</b> Payan-Dumoulin. Profusely illustrated manuscript of fossils, France, c.1875-1979. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 15-25 May:</b> Albert Einstein. Autograph letter signed, to his son Albert, 4 November [1915]. £10,000 to £15,000.
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Images of Angling:<br>The David Beazley Collection<br>of Angling Prints<br>Online Sale<br>20th May 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Alken (Henry), after. Salmon Fishing; Fishing in a Punt; Pike Fishing, three works, 1820. £600 to £800.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Early Images of Angling.- Hollar (Wenceslaus) Angling; River Fishing; and Salmon Fishing, after Francis Barlow, 3 engravings, [c. 1671]. £500 to £700.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Rolfe (Henry Leonidas). <i>Studies of Fresh Water Fish,</i> 1851. £500 to £700.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Images of Angling:<br>The David Beazley Collection<br>of Angling Prints<br>Online Sale<br>20th May 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Morland (George), After. A Party Angling; The Anglers' Repast, a pair, mezzotints, 1789. £400 to £600.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Pollard (James), After. Bottom Fishing; Anglers Packing Up, etchings with aquatint, 1831. £400 to £600.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Angling's Age of Romance.- Sayer (Robert, publisher) & J. Bennett. The Angelic Angler, mezzotint, 1781; and another. £300 to £400.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Images of Angling:<br>The David Beazley Collection<br>of Angling Prints<br>Online Sale<br>20th May 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Fishing Satire.- London.- Roberts (Piercy). Patience at Paddington or angling in the Junction Canal, etching after Woodward, 1807; together with Woodward's 'Angling at Sadler's Wells', and another, 1794. £300 to £400.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Fishing Satire - Cats Fishing.- Seymour (Robert). Waltonizing or - Green-land Fisherman, [c. 1830s]; together with 3 lithographs of cats fishing, [c. 1830s]. £300 to £400.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Fishing Portraits.- Zoffany (Johan), After. Master James Sayer, at the age of 13, mezzotint by Richard Houston, 1772. £300 to £400.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Images of Angling:<br>The David Beazley Collection<br>of Angling Prints<br>Online Sale<br>20th May 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Wilkinson (Norman). Come to Britain for Fishing, lithographic poster, [c. 1947]. £300 to £400.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Scottish Fishing.- Heath (William). Sporting in the Scottish Isles no. III. Salmon Fishing, 1835; and another. £150 to £200.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Simpson (Joseph). The Border Angler, drypoint, [c. 1927]. £150 to £200.
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