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Auction Info

Auction Name
Online Auction - Books, Prints
Auction Date
08/09/2020 - 08/09/2020
Sale Number
#80920
Total Lots
70
Sold Lots
56
Lots Sold
80.00%
Unsold Lots
14
Total Sales (USD)
51,567.75
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
39,600.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
63,800.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
54,800.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
86,800.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
59.41%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
6227 LeRoy Neiman

McRoy's Whiskey Bar, serigraph

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 3,690.00
6260 Edward Curtis

Canyon de Chelly, 1904 (later printing)

1904 (later printing) USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 USD 3,690.00
6221 Roy Lichtenstein

Crying Girl exhibition mailer

1963 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 3,075.00
6228 Leroy Neiman

The Beatles 1992

1992 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 3,075.00
6262 Frederick De Wit

Nova Tabula in Lucem Edita, circa 1670

circa 1670 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 2,767.50
6221A Sam Francis

Untitled

1984 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 2,337.00
6233 Paul Landacre

Richard the Opossum, woodblock print

USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,599.00
6258 Jim Marshall

John Coltrane,1963, 1986

1963, 1986 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,599.00
6255

Musee Grevin@Fete d'Artistes, 1900

1900 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 1,476.00
6257 Rembradt van Rijn

Descent from the Cross by Torchlight, (B. 83)

18th century USD 600.00 - 900.00 USD 1,476.00
6254

Seville, Fiestas de Primavera,

1924, 1925, 1929 and 1933 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,353.00
6264 Willem Blaeu

India quae Orientalis dicitur et Insulae Adjacentes, circa 1635

circa 1635 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,353.00
6267 Abraham Ortelius

Italiae Veteris Specimen, 1581

1581 USD 500.00 - 700.00 USD 1,107.00
6229 Leroy Neiman

Bethesda Fountain@Central Park, 1989

1989 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,045.50
6247 Salvador Dali

Cala's Bouquet, from the "Fleurs Surrealistes" suite

USD 500.00 - 700.00 USD 1,045.50
6250

Seville, Fiestas de Primavera, Feria, 1933

1933 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,045.50
6388

Books The Birds of California: A Complete, Scientific and Popular Account of the 580 Species and Subspecies of Birds Found in the State

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 1,045.50
6266 Nicolas Visscher

Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali ac Regiones Adjacentes, circa 1682

circa 1682 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 984.00
6231 Leroy Neiman

The Three Tenors, serigraph in colors

USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 922.50
6222 Andy Warhol

The Velvet Underground and Nico album featuring "The Unpeeled Banana," signed by artist lower right margin

USD 700.00 - 1,000.00 USD 861.00

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    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> Susie Gaynes & Amy E. Bartell, <i>March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights,</i> 1987. $600 to $900.
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