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Arader Galleries: Arader Galleries September Auction

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Auction Name Arader Galleries September Auction Total Sales (USD) 1,601,280.00
Auction Date 09/25/2021 - 09/25/2021 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 1,662,650.00
Sale Number #92521 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 2,476,150.00
Total Lots 161
Sold Lots 89 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 2,649,600.00
% of Lots Sold 55.28% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 3,916,450.00
Unsold Lots 72 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 40.89%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
25 AUDUBON, John James (1785 - 1851).

Brown Pelican, Plate 421.

1827-1838. USD 90,000.00 - 120,000.00 USD 138,000.00
10 AUDUBON, John James (1785 - 1851).

Male Turkey, Plate 1.

1827-1838. USD 125,000.00 - 175,000.00 USD 126,000.00
20 AUDUBON, John James (1785 - 1851).

Roseate Spoonbill, Plate 321.

1827-1838. USD 125,000.00 - 175,000.00 USD 114,000.00
75 ORTELIUS, Abraham (1527-1598)

Theatrum Orbis Terrarum.. - Parergon in quo Veteris Geographiae aliquot tabulae... - Nomenclator Ptolemaicus.

1584 USD 125,000.00 - 175,000.00 USD 114,000.00
15 AUDUBON, John James (1785 - 1851).

Wood Ibis, Plate 216.

1827-1838. USD 100,000.00 - 150,000.00 USD 90,000.00
24 AUDUBON, John James (1785 - 1851).

Common American Swan, Plate 411.

1827-1838. USD 100,000.00 - 150,000.00 USD 90,000.00
18 AUDUBON, John James (1785 - 1851).

Standing Pelican, Plate 251.

1827-1838. USD 90,000.00 - 120,000.00 USD 84,000.00
76 JANSSONIUS, Joannes (1588-1664).

Atlantis majoris quinta pars, orbem marititum seu omnium marium totius orbis terrarum navigationibus hodierno tempore frequentatorum descriptionem accuratissimam contenens; cui adjunctus est orbis antiquus & Graeciae parallela.

1652 USD 50,000.00 - 80,000.00 USD 60,000.00
58 AUDUBON, John James (1785-1851).

The Birds of America, from Drawings made in the United States and Their Territories.

[1839-]1840-1844 USD 50,000.00 - 80,000.00 USD 57,600.00
13 AUDUBON, John James (1785 - 1851).

Virginia Partridge, Plate 76.

1827-1838. USD 60,000.00 - 90,000.00 USD 55,200.00
123 FRY, Joshua (1699-1754) and JEFFERSON, Peter (1708-1757).

A Map of the most Inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole Province of Maryland with Part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina...

[1761?]. USD 50,000.00 - 70,000.00 USD 55,200.00
21 AUDUBON, John James (1785 - 1851).

Green Heron, Plate 333.

1827-1838. USD 45,000.00 - 70,000.00 USD 46,800.00
45 RIDER, Alexander (American, fl. 1810-1825).

Study for Plate 22: "Condor".

Ca. 1830-1833. USD 50,000.00 - 100,000.00 USD 38,400.00
5 AUDUBON, John James (1785 - 1851).

White-Headed Eagle, Plate 31.

1827-1838. USD 35,000.00 - 50,000.00 USD 36,000.00
12 AUDUBON, John James (1785 - 1851).

Ruffed Grouse, Plate 41.

1827-1838. USD 40,000.00 - 60,000.00 USD 36,000.00
53 FRENCH SCHOOL (17th Century).

An Allegorical Garden.

USD 40,000.00 - 60,000.00 USD 30,000.00
4 AUDUBON, John James (1785 - 1851).

Mockingbird, Plate 21.

1827-1838. USD 25,000.00 - 35,000.00 USD 21,600.00
1 AUDUBON, John James (1785 - 1851).

Blue Jay, Plate 102.

1827-1838. USD 22,000.00 - 30,000.00 USD 19,200.00
22 AUDUBON, John James (1785 - 1851).

Golden Eye Duck, Plate 342.

1827-1838. USD 25,000.00 - 35,000.00 USD 18,000.00
117 MONTRESOR, John (1736-1799).

Map of Nova Scotia, Or Acadia; with the Islands of Cape Breton and St. John's, From Actual Surveys, by Captn Montresor, Engir. 1768.

1768 USD 22,000.00 - 30,000.00 USD 18,000.00
145 DES BARRES, Joseph Frederick Wallet (1722-1824) & AVERY, Joseph (18th Century), hydrographer.

[The coasts, rivers and inlets of the province of Georgia]

c. 1779. USD 12,000.00 - 18,000.00 USD 18,000.00
55 MICHELSEN, Gustav (Danish, 1800-1846).

Bouquet of Peony, Hyacinth and Carnation.

1820 USD 15,000.00 - 22,000.00 USD 14,400.00
59 THORNTON, Robert John (1768-1837).

Temple of Flora, or Garden of the Botanist, Poet, painter, and Philosopher

1812 USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00 USD 14,400.00
107 DE JODE, Cornelis (1568-1600).

Brasilia et Peruvia.

1593 USD 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 USD 14,400.00
151 MORAN, Thomas (1837-1926).

The Grand Canyon of Arizona, from Hermit Rim Road.

1912 USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00 USD 12,600.00
  • <center><b>Swann Auction Galleries<br>A Record Breaking Season</b>
    <b>Swann:</b> <i>The Book of Mormon,</b> first edition, Palmyra, NY, 1830. Sold Sept. 30 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> Vincent Van Gogh, <i>Homme à la Pipe: Portrait du Docteur Gachet, Evening,</i> etching, 1890. Sold Nov. 2 — $161,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edward Ruscha, <i>Stains,</i> title page, one of 70, signed, 1969. Sold Nov. 9 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> John James Audubon, <i>Carolina Parrot, Plate 26,</i> hand colored aquatint, 1828. Sold Dec.9 — $137,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edmund Dulac, <i>The Snow Queen,</i> watercolor, gouache, pen & ink, 1910. Sold Dec. 16 — $125,000.
  • <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> DANTE ALIGHIERI (1265-1321). <i>Commedia.</i> Venezia: Vindelino da Spira, 1477. Estimate: € 40.000 - 60.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> DALI, Salvador (1908-1989) - William SHAKESPEARE (1564-1616). <i>Romeo e Giulietta.</i> Milan: Rizzoli, 1975. Estimate: € 25.000 - 35.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> MALVASIA, Cornelio; MONTANARI, Geminiano. <i>Ephemerides novissimae motuum coelestium.</i> Modena: Cassiani, 1662. Estimate: € 8.000 - 12.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> JANSSONIUS, Johannes. <i>Atlantis majoris quinta pars, Orbem maritimum [Novus Atlas, volume V: carte marittime].</i> Amsterdam: Janssonius, 1650. Estimate: € 12.000 - 18.000.
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