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Auction Name Jewelry, Fine Art, Furniture & Decorative Art, Asian Art Total Sales (USD) 24,784.50
Auction Date 06/19/2021 - 06/19/2021 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 16,900.00
Sale Number #61921 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 29,400.00
Total Lots 103
Sold Lots 86 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 20,050.00
% of Lots Sold 83.50% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 34,850.00
Unsold Lots 17 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 71.12%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
5291 Thomas Daniell RA (British, 1749-1840)

Gate of the Tomb of the Emperor Akbar, at Secundra, near Agra

1795 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 2,080.00
5494

Keith Haring autographed David Bowie: Without You lp single. Keith Haring did the artwork.

C. 1983 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 975.00
5347

(lot of 4) Walt Disney animation cels and drawing, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, cel 756, cel 702, cel 9408 and Jessica drawing "E"

USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 910.00
5698

(lot of 34) Baseball magazine group

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 780.00
5384 After Pablo Picasso (Spanish,1881-1973)

Blue Dove with Yellow Sun (1962)

USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 715.00
5284

Country to the Northward from Nowagurh Teeba aquatint in colors

1820 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 650.00
5309 After Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

Madonna Aide Moi

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 617.50
5283 (lot of 4) William Hogarth (British 1697-1764)

The Four Times of the Day (Plates 1-4)

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 585.00
5675

Three shelves of baseball photographs including some signatures

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 585.00
5678

Three shelves of mostly baseball photographs, some with signiatures

USD 150.00 - 250.00 USD 552.50
5319 Romain (Erte) De Tirtoff (French, 1892-1990)

The Curtain

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 520.00
5674

(lot of 31) One shelf of magazines and programs

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 520.00
5307 After Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

Discovery of America

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 487.50
5315 After Joan Miro (Spanish, 1893-1983)

Carota

USD 50.00 - 100.00 USD 487.50
5308 After Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

Espana

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 455.00
5380 Joseph Schuett (American, 20th century)

Ansel Adams

1972 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 455.00
5298 (lot of 2) After Marc Chagall (French/Russian, 1887-1985)

Annointment of Solomon and "Vision of Solomon" from the Bible Series

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 422.50
5306 Roi Partdrige (American 1888-1984)

Snow Covered Mountains

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 422.50
5320 Romain (Erte) De Tirtoff (French, 1892-1990)

Red Sea

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 422.50
5323 Jiang Tie-Feng (Chinese/American, b. 1938)

Tiger Couple from Cats Suite

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 422.50
5492 Truman Capote

a signed Truman Capote: In Cold Blood. Stated "First Printing"

c.1965 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 422.50
5676

Two shelves of photographs including Bill Martin Oakland A's, a game-used Ichiro piece of baseball

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 422.50
5313 After Joan Miro (Spanish, 1893-1983)

Untitled

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 390.00
5341 Ed Roth (American, 1932-2001)

Mother's Worry

1993 USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 390.00
5282 (lot of 3) European School (17th/18th century)

Gregorian Chant antiphonals

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 357.50
  • <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Athanasius. <i>Illustrium Virorum Opuscula,</i> Paris, 1500. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> <i>The New Testament of Jesus Christ, Translated Faithfully into English,</i> Rheims, John Fogny, 1582. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Stith, William. <i>The First History of Virginia printed in America,</i> [Williamsburg, 1747]. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b><br>S. Bonaventure. <i>Commentarius in Secundum Librum Sententiarum Petri Lombardi,</i> Venice, 1477. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Juvenalis, Junii. <i>Satyrae,</i> with the commentary of Domitius Calderinus, Venice, 1475. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Horatius Flaccus, Quintus. <i>Opera.</i> Ed. with commentary of Christophorus Landinus, Florence, 1482. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Scotus, Duns. <i>Quaestiones in Quattuor Libros Sententiarum,</i> 1476-1477. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Polidori, John. <i>The Vampyre, A Tale,</i> Paris, 1819. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Stowe, Harriet Beecher. <i>Uncle Tom's Cabin,</i> Vol. I and II, 1852, and a Later Edition, 1885. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Twain, Mark. <i>The Adventures of Tom Sawyer,</i> 1877 [and] <i>The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,</i> 1885. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Book of Hours, Illuminated Vellum, Calendar of Months, 15th century. $600 to $900.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> <i>Picturesque,</i> America, Europe, Palestine, and Russia, 1872-1885. $400 to $600.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> C.F. Payne, <i>Micawber—Imitating Norman Rockwell's "Triple self-portrait,"</i> acrylic, watercolor & colored pencil, 2002. Sold June 2021 for $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Jane Russell, archive of letters written during a whaling voyage, 1840s. Sold July 2021 for $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Guild of Women Binders, exhibition binding of A.F. Pollard’s <i>Henry VIII,</i> London, 1902. Sold July 2021 for $12,350.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Robert Frost, <i>Collected Poems,</i> author’s presentation copy, signed, with entirety of <i>Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening</i> inscribed, NY, 1930. Sold June 2021 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> James Joyce, <i>Ulysses,</i> deluxe limited issue, signed, London, 1936. Sold June 2021 for $21,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Mercator [family], <i>[World and Continents],</i> 5 double-page maps, Amsterdam, c. 1633. Sold June 2021 for $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> George Schlegel, <i>New York, Taken from Central Park,</i> hand-finished color-tinted lithograph, 1874. Sold June 2021 for $11,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Nicolaus Copernicus, <i>De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium,</i> second edition, Basel, 1566. Sold April 2021 for $75,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Book of Hours, Use of Utrecht, illuminated manuscript, c. 1435-45. Sold April 2021 for $60,000.
  • <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Bible, English. The Holy Bible, Second Folio edition, the "Great She Bible", engraved More-Speed 1611 map of Canaan, Robert Barker, 1613-11. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Galilei (Galileo). <i>Opere,</i> 2 vol., first collected edition, Bologna, Heirs of Dozza for Carlo Manolessi, 1656-1655. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Venetian choirbook.- Single leaf from a 13th century Venetian antiphonal, with large decorated initial, manuscript on vellum, Venice, [c.1260]. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Petrarca (Francesco). <i>Rerum vulrgarium fragmenta,</i> decorated manuscript on paper, Italy, [second half of the 15th century]. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> New York School of abstract expressionists.- Abbott (Mary Lee). [Sketch book of original artwork], [New York], 1945. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Contemporary colouring.- Nitzschewitz (Hermannus). <i>Novum beatae Mariaevirginis psalterium,</i> Zinna, Press of the Cistercian Monastery, 1493. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Shakespeare source book.- Montemayor (Jorge de). Diana of George of Montemayor: translated out of Spanish into English by Bartholomew Yong, first edition in English, B[ishop]., 1598. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Milton (John). Poems of Mr. John Milton, Both English and Latin, Compos'd at several times, first edition, state with "S" in "S. Pauls" in imprint, 1645. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Greene (Graham). <i>The Power and the Glory,</i> first edition, 1940. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Crowley (Aleister). View of the Tyrrhenian Sea, probably from the hill behind the abbey of Thelema, Cefalù, Sicily, charcoal, [1921]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Fleming (Ian). <i>Casino Royale,</i> first edition, 1953. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> China.- Thomson (John). <i>Illustrations of China and Its People,</i> 4 vol., first edition, 96 photographic plates, 1873-74. £15,000 to £20,000.
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