• <b><center>Sotheby’s<br> The Library of Henry Rogers<br>Broughton, 2nd Baron Fairhaven<br>Part I<br>18 May 2022</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, May 18:</b> John James Audubon and James Bachman. <i>The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America.</i> New York: J.J. Audubon, 1845-1848. £150,000 to £250,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, May 18:</b> Thomas and William Daniell. <i>Oriental Scenery,</i> London, 1795-1807 [but 1841], 6 parts in 3 volumes, folio. £150,000 to £200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, May 18:</b> Mark Catesby. <i>The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands...</i> London, 1731-1743, 2 volumes. £100,000 to £150,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, May 18:</b> Gould and Lear. <i>A monograph of the Ramphastidae,</i> 1854; <i>Illustrations of the family of Psittacidae,</i> 1832. £60,000 to £90,000.
  • <b><center>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Focus on Women<br>June 2, 2022</b>
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Susan B. Anthony & Ida Husted Harper, <i>The History of Woman Suffrage,</i> first edition set, New York, 1881-1922. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Georgia Douglass Johnson, <i>Bronze: a Book of Verse,</i> first edition, Boston, 1922. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Elaine Fried de Kooning, small archive of material. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b><center>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Focus on Women<br>June 2, 2022</b>
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Helena Bochoráková-Dittrichová, <i>Z Mého Detství Drevoryty,</i> first edition, Prague, 1929. $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Chicago Women’s Graphics Collective, <i>Cry Out,</i> silkscreen poster, Chicago, 1972. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Pearl S. Buck, <i>The Good Earth,</i> first edition, New York, 1931. $3,000 to $5,000.
  • <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>26th May 2022</b>
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Birds.- Gould (John). <i>The Birds of Great Britain,</i> 5 vol., first edition, [1862-]1873. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Canadiana.- Cockburn (Maj. Gen. James Pattison, 1779-1847), After. [Six Landscape of Quebec City and Six Views of Niagara Falls], 2 suites in 1 vol., comprising 12 aquatints, 1833. £30,000 to £40,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Joyce (James). <i>Ulysses,</i> number 218 of 150 copies on verge d'arches, Paris, Shakespeare & Company, 1922. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>26th May 2022</b>
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Rowling (J.K.) <i>Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone,</i> first paperback edition, signed by the author, 1997. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Du Maurier (Daphne). <i>Rebecca,</i> first edition, signed presentation inscription from the author to her governess, 1938. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Magna Carta.- An exact copy of King John's Great Charter of 1215, transcribed from the fire damaged but legible manuscript in the Cottonian Library, British Library, J. Pine, 1733. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>26th May 2022</b>
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Woolf (Virginia). <i>Mrs Dalloway,</i> first edition, Hogarth Press, 1925. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Tudor exiles opposed to the Marian regime.- Mary I (Queen of England) Letter signed "Marye the Quene" to Lord Paget, signed at head, titled at head "By the King and Quene", 1556. £8,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> America.- Newfoundland.- Whitbourne (Sir Richard). <i>A discourse and discouery of Nevv-found-land…,</i> second edition, By Felix Kingston, 1622. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>26th May 2022</b>
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Cervantès Saavedra (Miguel de). <i>El Ingenioso Hidalgo Do Quixote de la Mancha,</i> 4 vol., Madrid, Por Don Joaquin Ibarra, 1780. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Stubbs (George). <i>The Anatomy of the Horse,</i> first edition, first issue, Printed by J. Purser, for the Author, 1766. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Cardiology.- Lower (Richard). <i>Tractatus de Corde item De Motu & Colore Sanguinus et Chyli in cum Transitu,</i> first edition, 1669. £5,000 to £7,000.
  • <b><center>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Old master, modern and contemporary art<br>Maps & Orientalia<br>8th-9th-10th of June 2022
    <b>Gonnelli Auction House:</b> Giuseppe Aloja, Veduta di Napoli dalla parte di Chiaia. Starting price: € 1650
    <b>Gonnelli Auction House:</b> Abraham Ortelius, Mappa dell'Atlantico del Nord. Starting price: € 280
    <b>Gonnelli Auction House:</b> Max Klinger, Für alle. 1884. Starting price: € 360
    <b>Gonnelli Auction House:</b> Katsushita Taito II, Kacho gaden. Starting price: € 320
    <b>Gonnelli Auction House:</b> Blub, Galileo Galilei. Starting price: € 100
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Forum Auctions: Best of British (Prints and Multiples)

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Auction Name Best of British (Prints and Multiples) Total Sales (GBP) 344,002.20
Auction Date 12/14/2021 - 12/14/2021 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP) 202,300.00
Sale Number #1091 High Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP) 290,350.00
Total Lots 189
Sold Lots 125 Low Estimate of All Lots (GBP) 333,900.00
% of Lots Sold 66.14% High Estimate of All Lots (GBP) 479,650.00
Unsold Lots 64 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 71.72%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
15 Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson

Banking at 4,000 Feet, from the series 'Britain's Efforts and Ideals: Making Aircraft' (Black 20)

1917 GBP 12,000.00 - 18,000.00 GBP 31,200.00
17 Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson

Reliefs at Dawn (Black 29)

1918 GBP 20,000.00 - 30,000.00 GBP 24,050.00
19 Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson

MT (Motor Transport) (Black 43)

1918 GBP 18,000.00 - 22,000.00 GBP 23,400.00
14 Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson

In the Air, from the series 'Britain's Efforts and Ideals: Making Aircraft' (Black 19)

1917 GBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 GBP 18,200.00
26 Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson

New York: Night (Black 84)

1921 GBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 GBP 18,200.00
139 David Hockney

Henry Seated With Tulips (Tokyo 177)

1976 GBP 10,000.00 - 12,000.00 GBP 17,420.00
117 Peter Blake

Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

2007 GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 GBP 12,730.00
195 Damien Hirst

H9-4 Politeness (The Virtues)

2021 GBP 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 GBP 12,730.00
196 Damien Hirst

H9-5 Honesty

2021 GBP 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 GBP 12,060.00
16 Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson

Swooping Down on a Taube, from the series 'Britain's Efforts and Ideals: Making Aircraft' (Black 21)

1917 GBP 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 GBP 11,700.00
167 Bridget Riley

Untitled (Wave) (Tommasini & Gubay 21)

1975 GBP 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 GBP 10,050.00
100 Frank Auerbach

Ruth (Hartley 31)

2006 GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 GBP 7,370.00
23 Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson

Wind (Black 48)

1918 GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 GBP 7,150.00
20 Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson

Cornish Landscape (Black 45)

1918 GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 GBP 6,760.00
11 Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson

Making the Engine, from the series 'Britain's Efforts and Ideals: Making Aircraft' (Black 16)

1917 GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 GBP 5,850.00
61 Edward Bawden

Courtyard, Istanbul

1973 GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 GBP 5,360.00
135 David Hockney

Postcard of Richard Wagner with a Glass of Water (Scottish Arts Council 154)

1973 GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 GBP 4,690.00
156 Howard Hodgkin

Red Flowers

2015 GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 GBP 4,690.00
127 Frank Bowling

Benjamin Run

2020 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 4,288.00
12 Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson

Acetylene Welder, from the series 'Britain's Efforts and Ideals: Making Aircraft'

1917 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 3,900.00
53 John Piper

Abstract Composition (Levinson 7)

1936 GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00 GBP 3,752.00
143 David Hockney

Igor Stravinsky, Metropolitan Opera, New York (Baggott 104)

1981 GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 GBP 3,752.00
124 Peter Blake

I Love You

2013 GBP 2,500.00 - 3,500.00 GBP 3,216.00
132 David Hockney

California Scene

1966 GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00 GBP 3,216.00
94 Victor Pasmore

Untitled 4 (Lynton G52)

1988 GBP 1,800.00 - 2,200.00 GBP 2,680.00
  • <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 30</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>Initial A on vellum, Cologne around 1300. Est: €25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>J. Androuet du Cerceau, <i> Bastiments de France,</i> 1607. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>E. Cerillo, <i>Dipinti murali di Pompei,</i> 1886. Est: €2,500
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 30</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>L. de Austria, <i>Compilatio de astrorum scientia,</i> 1489. Est: €9,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>B. Besler, <i>Hortus Eystettensis,</i> around 1750. Est: €50,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br><i>PAN,</i> 1895-1900. Est: €15,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 30</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>F. Colonna, <i>Hypnerotomachia Poliphili,</i> 1545. Est: €40,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>F. Schiller, <i>Die Räuber,</i> 1781. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>J. Albers, <i>Formulation : Articulation,</i> 1972. Est: €18,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 30</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>G. B. Ramusio, <i>Delle navigationi e viaggi,</i> 1556-1613. Est: €14,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>M. Wied Neuwied, <i>Reise in das Innere Nord-America,</i> 1839-41. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>E. Paolozzi, <i>Bunk,</i> 1972. Est: €25,000
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