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Auction Name Photographica Total Sales (GBP) 3,346.00
Auction Date 10/06/2021 - 10/06/2021 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP) 1,855.00
Sale Number #743 High Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP) 2,785.00
Total Lots 30
Sold Lots 26 Low Estimate of All Lots (GBP) 2,235.00
% of Lots Sold 86.67% High Estimate of All Lots (GBP) 3,365.00
Unsold Lots 4 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 99.44%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
59

An Unusual American "Cadwell" Stereoscope

GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 1,188.00
60

A Collection of Diapositives Stereoviews

GBP 200.00 - 250.00 GBP 325.00
61

A Collection of Glass Stereoscopic Slides

GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 325.00
382

Group of Edwardian Glass & Other Negatives., inc Mining, Cycling etc Interest.

GBP 30.00 - 50.00 GBP 225.00
377

Mckeown's Cameras Price Guides & Other Collectors Books.

GBP 80.00 - 120.00 GBP 119.00
25

Stereo views, various publishers, c.1862-1900s

c.1862-1900s GBP 75.00 - 100.00 GBP 88.00
62

A Selection of Stereocards & Viewers

1870s-1900 GBP 40.00 - 60.00 GBP 88.00
384

A Collection of Christie's Photographica Catalogues

GBP 30.00 - 50.00 GBP 81.00
375

A Group of Autochrome Plates

GBP 100.00 - 150.00 GBP 75.00
19

The Practical Photographer, 1904-1905

1904-1905 GBP 50.00 - 75.00 GBP 69.00
26

Underwood & Underwood Stereo cards, United States and Mexico, 1889-1893

1889-1893 GBP 50.00 - 75.00 GBP 69.00
27

Underwood & Underwood Stereo cards, Second South African War, 1899-1901

1899-1901 GBP 40.00 - 60.00 GBP 69.00
385

A Selection of Glass Plate Negatives

1880s - early 20th cenutry GBP 40.00 - 60.00 GBP 69.00
52

Russo-Japanese War Lantern Slides

1914 GBP 60.00 - 80.00 GBP 62.00
64

Over 125 Stereo Views, inc Sets of 12 Bournemouth, York & Cathedral Views etc.

GBP 60.00 - 95.00 GBP 62.00
28

Underwood & Underwood Stereo cards, Europe and Northern Africa, 1887-1893

1887-1893 GBP 40.00 - 50.00 GBP 56.00
381

A Good Selection of Leica Brochures & Instruction Books & Manuals.

GBP 60.00 - 80.00 GBP 56.00
380

Group of Focal Press Cameras Guides & Others.

GBP 40.00 - 50.00 GBP 50.00
22

Cartes de Visites, c.1896-1908.

c.1896-1908. GBP 30.00 - 40.00 GBP 44.00
376

A Collection of Vintage Zeiss Ikon Brochures

GBP 60.00 - 80.00 GBP 44.00
386

Bexley Heath & District Boy Scouts Association Jamboree Panorama Photograph

1937 GBP 30.00 - 50.00 GBP 38.00
388

A Good Collection of Photographica Collecting Books

GBP 30.00 - 50.00 GBP 38.00
23

Tintypes, Portraits, c.1860s-1870s

c.1860s-1870s GBP 30.00 - 50.00 GBP 31.00
378

A Collection of Vintage Machine Name Plates.

GBP 20.00 - 30.00 GBP 31.00
383

A LARGE Quantity of Camera Brochures, Instruction Books & Dealer Catalogues.

GBP 30.00 - 40.00 GBP 25.00
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Zang Tumb Tuuum:<br>la révolution futuriste<br>Online Auction<br>30 November – 7 December</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 18:</b> The "Official Edition" of the United States Constitution and the First Printing of the Final Text of the Constitution, 1787. $15,000,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Marinetti, Filippo Tommaso. I Paroliberi Futuristi. 1914-1915. 8 p. Unique corrected proofs, for an anthology that remained unpublished. €40,000 to €60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Cangiullo, Francesco. Studenti in Lettere. Università. 1915. Seminal work, featured in 3 historical futurist exhibitions. €20,000 to €30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Cangiullo, Francesco. Chiaro di luna. Circa 1915. Collage and gouache on paper. €15,000 to €20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Marinetti, Filippo Tommaso. Manicure. Faire les ongles à l'Italie. Circa 1915. A fantastic parody of an advertising poster. €20,000 to €30,000.
  • <b><center>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>December 9</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 47. Roosevelt, Theodore. Photograph inscribed to Morris J. Hirsch. May 7th 1918. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 178. Whitman, Walt. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn, New York: [Printed for the author], 1955. First edition in the first issue binding. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 38. Mather, Cotton. <i>Magnalia Christi Americana; or, the Ecclesiastical History of New-England.</i> London: Printed for Thomas Parkhurst, 1702. First edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 55. Taylor, Zachary. Autograph letter signed as President-Elect. Baton Rouge: January 15, 1849. $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 203. Picasso, Pablo. <i>Verve</i> Vol. V, Nos. 19-20. Paris: Editions Verve, 1948. Inscribed on the title page by Picasso. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b><center>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>December 9</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 211. Domergue, Jean-Gabriel. L'Ete a Monte Carlo. Lithographed poster, Lucien Serre & Cie, Paris, circa 1937. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 105. Manuscript Illumination attr. to Neri da Rimini. Large excised initial "N" from a choirbook, extensively historiated. [Likely Rimini: first quarter of the 14th century]. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 40. McKenney, Thomas L. and Hall, James. <i>History of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs.</i> Philadelphia: Rice, Rutter & Co., 1870. $3,00
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 222. Searle, Ronald. [Pets--a dog, cats and a parrot-- surrounded by books, and inspecting a globe, perhaps planning global domination]. Original drawing, 17 3/8 x 13 1/2 inches. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 98. Faden, William; Scull, Nicholas and George Heap. A Plan of the City and Environs of Philadelphia, Survey'd by N. Scull and G. Heap. London: William Faden, 12 March 1777. $3,000 to $5,000.
  • <i>Der Sturm.</i> 1922. Sold October 2021 for € 13,000.
    Diophantus Alexandrinus, <i>Arithmeticorum libri sex.</i> 1670. Sold October 2021 for € 18,000.
    <i>Cozzani Ettore e altri, l’Eroica. Tutto il pubblicato.</i> Sold October 2021 for € 11,000.
    Newton Isaac, <i>Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica.</i> 1714. Sold October 2021 for € 7,500.
    Manetti Saverio, <i>Storia naturale degli uccelli.</i> 1767-1776. Sold April 2021 for € 26,000.
  • <center><br>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Maps & Atlases<br>Natural History<br>& Color Plate Books<br>December 9, 2021</b>
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES. Carolina Parrot. Plate 26. Hand-colored aquatint and engraved plate from Audubon's <i>Birds of America.</i> $80,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Francisco Henrique Carls. [Album de Pernambuco e seus Arrabaldes]. Fifty-three chromolithographed plates of landscape, town views and more of the state of Pernambuco, northeast Brazil. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Captain Thomas Davies, after. Group of 5 engraved topographical scenes of North American waterfalls. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><br>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Maps & Atlases<br>Natural History<br>& Color Plate Books<br>December 9, 2021</b>
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> William R. Morley. Morley's Map of New Mexico. Large lithographed pocket map with original hand-color in outline. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Frederick William Beechey, et al. <i>The Zoology of Captain Beechey's Voyage; Compiled from the Collections and Notes Made by Captain Beechey…</i> $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> ZUDA ROKASHI (Priest Hotan.) Nansenbushu Bankoku Shoka No Zu. Woodblock wall map of the world on 16 sheets joined. $5,000 to $7,500.
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