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Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books: Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper

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Auction Name Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper Total Sales (USD) 61,154.50
Auction Date 10/30/2021 - 10/30/2021 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 79,500.00
Sale Number #103021 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 179,100.00
Total Lots 200
Sold Lots 193 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 89,750.00
% of Lots Sold 96.50% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 196,150.00
Unsold Lots 7 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 31.18%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
36000 John Gould

Gould - Red-rumped Aracari (Toucan)

1852-1854 USD 3,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 2,805.00
35973 Jules Cheret; Artist: Alphonse Mucha

Maitres Affiches by Mucha - Lorenzaccio. 114

1898 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 2,035.00
35995 Frederick Catherwood

Catherwood - General View of Palenque. 6

1844 USD 1,500.00 - 3,500.00 USD 1,925.00
35996 George Catlin

Catlin, Folio, On Card - Buffalo Hunt, Chase

1844 USD 4,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 1,925.00
35863 John Senex

Senex - A New Map of the World

1721 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 1,595.00
35866 Robert Holmes Laurie & James Whittle

Laurie & Whittle - Large Wall Map of the whole Continent of America, divided into North and South, and West Indies

1801 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 1,155.00
35991 Pierre Joseph Redoute

Redoute - Gloxinia & Butterfly

1827-1833 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,155.00
35883 Lionel Walter Rothschild, J. G. Keulemans, F. W. Frohawk

Rothschild & Keulemans, Hawaii - ?Akiap?l??au (Heterorhynchus Wilsoni)

1893-1900 USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 990.00
35882 Lionel Walter Rothschild, J. G. Keulemans, F. W. Frohawk

Rothschild & Keulemans, Hawaii - Lesser ?Akialoa (Hemignathus Obscurus)

1893-1900 USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 935.00
35884 Lionel Walter Rothschild, J. G. Keulemans, F. W. Frohawk

Rothschild & Keulemans, Hawaii - Kaua?i ?elepaio or Monarch Flycatcher (Chasiempis Sclateri)

1893-1900 USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 935.00
35999 John Gould

Gould - Many-banded Aracari (Toucan)

1852-1854 USD 3,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 935.00
35972 Jules Cheret; Artist: T.A. Steinlen

Maitres Affiches by Steinlen - Lait Pur Sterilise. 95

1897 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 825.00
35994 Pierre Joseph Redoute

Redoute - Knysna Lily (Cyrtanthus obliquus)

1827-1833 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 715.00
35959 Saverio Manetti, Violante Vanni & Lorenzo Lorenzi

Manetti - Parrot. 121

1767-1784 USD 500.00 - 1,500.00 USD 687.50
35838 Francis Peron

Peron - Plan of Sydney, Australia (New Holland)

1807-1816 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 632.50
35881 Lionel Walter Rothschild, J. G. Keulemans, F. W. Frohawk

Rothschild & Keulemans, Hawaii - Koloa or Duck (Anas Wyvilliana)

1893-1900 USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 632.50
35986 Basilius Besler

Besler - Hyacinth, Star of Bethlehem

1640 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 605.00
35989 Basilius Besler

Besler - Canterbury Bells, Corn Cockle

1640 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 605.00
35827 Giovanni Battista Passeri

Passeri - Grecian Vase. 275

1787 USD 200.00 - 500.00 USD 550.00
35969 Jules Cheret; Artist: De Feure

Maitres Affiches by De Feure - Journal des Ventes. 146

1898 USD 200.00 - 500.00 USD 550.00
35976 Alphonse Mucha

Mucha - People Lifting towards Figure in the Sky

1899 USD 500.00 - 1,500.00 USD 550.00
35836 Captain James Cook

Captain Cook - A Man of the Sandwich Islands, in a Mask. 66

1785 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 522.50
35861 Arnoldus Montanus

Montanus - Early View of New York City (New Amsterdam)

1671 USD 500.00 - 1,500.00 USD 522.50
35977 Alphonse Mucha

Mucha - Ornate Prayer Page

1899 USD 500.00 - 1,500.00 USD 522.50
35979 Alphonse Mucha

Mucha - Masses before Draped Woman and God-Figure

1899 USD 500.00 - 1,500.00 USD 522.50
  • <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.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br> Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including Americana<br>Online<br>Now through January 25, 2022</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Audubon, John James. The "Wild Turkey" manuscript — capturing one of the nation's most iconic symbols of unity. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> (Flag) — Commemorative Thirteen-Star Flag. Pre-Civil War, Thirteen-Star Flag of the United States, from the collection of Charles Kuralt. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Fitzgerald, F. Scott. <i>Tender is the Night</i>. First edition, presentation copy, and a former mystery. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Audubon, John James. The "Wild Turkey" manuscript — capturing one of the nation's most iconic symbols of unity. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Salinger, J.D. <i>The Catcher in the Rye.</i> A strikingly fresh first edition of Salinger's essential novel. $20,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Whitman, Walt. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> “America's second Declaration of Independence” — signed by Whitman. $150,000 to $200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> [Dylan, Bob]. Some of the earliest known professional portraits. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Y-Worth [Yarworth], William. <i>Cerevisiarii Comes: Or, the New and True Art of Brewing…</i> A rare and early English work on the art of brewing. $5,000 to $7,000.
  • <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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