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Auction Name Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper Total Sales (USD) 86,361.00
Auction Date 07/24/2021 - 07/24/2021 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 118,850.00
Sale Number #72421 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 244,700.00
Total Lots 200
Sold Lots 198 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 119,150.00
% of Lots Sold 99.00% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 245,400.00
Unsold Lots 2 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 35.19%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
33064 Frederik de Wit

De Wit - Map of the World published 1670 - Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Tabula ex Officina F. de Wit Amstelodami

1670 USD 5,000.00 - 10,000.00 USD 5,775.00
33065 Theodor De Bry

De Bry - Allegory of The Discovery of America or Americae Retectio - Series of Four Plates - Commemorating the discoveries of America by Christopher Columbus, Americus Vespucci, Ferdinand Magellan

1590-1595 USD 8,000.00 - 15,000.00 USD 3,575.00
33199 John Gould

Gould - Curl-crested Aracari (Toucan) (Pteroglossus Beauharnaisi)

1852-1854 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 3,575.00
33200 John Gould

Gould - Osculant Toucan (Ramphastos Osculans)

1852-1854 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 3,465.00
33173 Jules Cheret; Artist: Alphonse Mucha

Maitres de l'Affiche by MUCHA - La Samaritaine. 166

1899 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 3,355.00
33059 William Faden; Lt. Henry Roberts

Faden - A General Chart Exhibiting the Discoveries made by Captn. James Cook in this and two preceding voyages… (1784)

c1808 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 2,805.00
33190 John Gould

Gould - Eagle Owl

1862-1875 USD 2,500.00 - 4,500.00 USD 2,695.00
33198 Frederick Catherwood

Catlin, Folio - Ball Play

1844 USD 1,500.00 - 3,500.00 USD 2,695.00
33037 Frederick Catherwood

Catherwood - Idol at Copan. 1

1844 USD 1,500.00 - 3,500.00 USD 1,925.00
33056 Johann Baptist Homann

Homann - Map of North America

1731 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,815.00
33062 Francois Valentijn

Valentijn - First Printed Map of Formosa, Taiwan

1724-1726 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 1,815.00
33196 John James Audubon

Audubon, Imperial Folio - Pennants Marten or Fisher. 41

1842-1848 USD 3,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 1,705.00
33040 Frederick Catherwood

Catherwood - Castle at Tuloom. 23

1844 USD 1,500.00 - 3,500.00 USD 1,595.00
33195 John James Audubon

Audubon, Imperial Folio - Oregon Flying Squirrel. 15

1842-1848 USD 1,500.00 - 3,500.00 USD 1,595.00
33182 Scott Barchard Wilson and Arthur Humble Evans

Wilson & Evans, Hawaii - ?I?iwi or Scarlet Honeycreeper (Vestiaria Coccinea)

1890-1899 USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 1,320.00
33060 Captain James Cook

Captain Cook, Elephant Folio - A General Chart: Exhibiting the Discoveries made by Captain James Cook in this and his two preceeding Voyages, with the Tracks of the Ships under his Command

1785 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 1,210.00
33038 Frederick Catherwood

Catherwood - Broken Idol at Copan. 4

1844 USD 1,500.00 - 3,500.00 USD 1,155.00
33194 John James Audubon

Audubon, Imperial Folio - Douglasses Spermophile. 49

1842-1848 USD 1,500.00 - 3,500.00 USD 1,045.00
33039 Frederick Catherwood

Catherwood - Las Monjas Chichen Itza. 21

1844 USD 1,500.00 - 3,500.00 USD 990.00
33044 David Roberts

David Roberts - The Great Sphinx, Pyramids of Gizeh

1846-1849 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 990.00
33036 Frederick Catherwood

Catherwood - Back of an Idol at Copan. 3

1844 USD 1,500.00 - 3,500.00 USD 935.00
33191 Pierre Joseph Redoute

Redoute, Folio - Red Turk's Cap Lily - Lilium Chalcedonicum. 276

1802-1816 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 935.00
33150 Dr. Robert John Thornton

Thornton, Folio - Flora dispensing Her Favours on the Earth

1787-1810 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 880.00
33197 John James Audubon

Audubon, Imperial Folio - American Badger. 47

1842-1848 USD 3,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 880.00
33058 William Faden

Faden - Northern Hemisphere

c1808 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 770.00
  • <center><b>The 19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop<br></b>Catalogue 190:<br>Magnificent Books & Photographs<br><b>Free on request</b>
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> William Shakespeare. <i>The Second Folio</i> (1632).
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> Abraham Lincoln. Autograph note on Black troops in the Union Army (1865).
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> Neil Armstrong. The largest known U.S. flag flown to the Moon on Apollo 11 (1969).
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> William Henry Fox Talbot. <i>The Pencil of Nature</i> (1844-1846) the first photo illustrated book.
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> Albert Einstein. Letter on relativity and the speed of light (1951).
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Hawking & Hunting.- Turberville (George). <i>The Booke of Falconrie or Hawking,</i> second edition, Printed by Thomas Purfoot, 1611. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> George Steevens' copy.- Coryate (Thomas). <i>Coryats Crudities Hastily gobbled up in five Moneths travells in France, Savoy, Italy, Rhetia...,</i> first edition, complete copy, Printed by W. S[tansby], 1611. £4,000 to £6,00
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Butler (Charles). <i>The Feminine Monarchie: or The Historie of Bees,</i> second edition, Printed by John Haviland for Roger Jackson, 1623. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Brathwait (Richard). <i>The English Gentlewoman, drawne out to the full Body: expressing, What Habilliments doe best attire her…,</i> Printed by B. Alsop and T. Fawcet, for Michaell Sparke, 1631. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Glapthorne (Henry). <i>The Ladies Priviledge,</i> first edition, Imprinted...by J. Okes, for Francis Constable, 1640. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Witchcraft.- F. (H.) <i>A true and exact Relation Of the severall Informations, Examinations, and Confessions of the late Witches, arraigned and executed in the County of Essex,</i> first edition, 1645. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Hobbes (Thomas). <i>De Corpore Politico. Or the Elements of Law, Moral & Politick,</i> first edition, 1650. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Early steam engine.- Worcester (Edward Somerset, 2nd Marquis). <i>A Century of the Names and Scantlings of such Inventions…,</i> first edition, 1663. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Cookery.- M[ontagu] (W[alter]). <i>The Queens Closet Opened. Incomparable secrets in physick, chirurgery, preserving and candying, &c,</i> 3 parts in 1 vol., 1674. £1,500 to £2,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Speed (John). <i>An Epitome of Mr. John Speed's Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain,</i> 2 parts in 1, 90 engraved maps, Printed for Tho. Basset, and Ric. Chiswel, 1676. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Le Boe (Franciscus). <i>Of Childrens Diseases... also a Treatise of the Rickets,</i> first edition, Printed for George Downs, 1682. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Economics.- Locke (John). <i>Several Papers Relating to Money, Interest and Trade,</i> first collected edition, Printed for A. and J. Churchill, 1696. £2,000 to £3,000.
  • <center><b>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Books and Graphics<br>26th-29th of October 2021</b>
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th- 29th:</b><br>Books from XV to XX Century
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Manuscripts and autographs
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Artist books
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Cars & more
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Magazines
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th- 29th:</b><br>Books from XV to XX Century
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Pancho Villa, passport for a news correspondent covering the Mexican revolution, signed, 1914. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Nirvana’s <i>Nevermind,</i> CD insert signed & inscribed days after release by Cobain, inscribed by Novoselic, 1991. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Robert Indiana, <i>The Book of Love,</i> complete portfolio, artist’s proof set, 1997. $100,000 to $125,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Marcel Vertés, Colette, <i>Chéri,</i> two volumes, deluxe edition, signed by the artist, Paris, 1929. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Virginia Woolf, <i>Orlando,</i> first trade edition, first impression, London, 1928. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Mark Twain, receipt for payment of the Mark Twain Public Library Tax, 1908. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Gustav Klimt, <i>Das Werk von Gustav Klimt,</i> portfolio, collotype plates, 1918. $15,000 to $20,000.
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