Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books: Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper, 50419, Franklin

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
05/04/2019 - 05/04/2019
Page Size: 165 items in 7 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
8001William Curtis

Curtis - Marcescent Banksia. 2803

1787 to 1800sUSD 50.00 - 150.00USD 55.00
8002William Curtis

Curtis - Orchid; Middle-size-flowered Cattleya. 2851

1787 to 1800sUSD 50.00 - 150.00USD 27.50
8003William Curtis

Curtis - Carnivorous: Hooked-leaved Side-saddle-flower. 1710

1787 to 1800sUSD 50.00 - 150.00USD 27.50
8004William Curtis

Curtis - Iris: Long-spathed Flag. 2528

1787 to 1800sUSD 50.00 - 150.00Not Sold
8005William Curtis

Curtis - Expanded Light-Purple Chrysanthemum. 2556

1787 to 1800sUSD 50.00 - 150.00Not Sold
8006William Curtis

Curtis - Native to New Holland: Green-flowered Metrosideros. 2602

1787 to 1800sUSD 50.00 - 150.00USD 27.50
8007William Curtis

Curtis - Rival Banksia. 2671

1787 to 1800sUSD 50.00 - 150.00USD 44.00
8008William Curtis

Curtis - Carnivorous: Ventricose Pitcher Plant. 2629

1787 to 1800sUSD 50.00 - 150.00USD 49.50
8009William Curtis

Curtis - Marcgrave's Birthwort. 2545

1787 to 1800sUSD 50.00 - 150.00Not Sold
8010William Curtis

Curtis - Pair: Gigantic Doryanthes. 1685a & b

1787 to 1800sUSD 50.00 - 150.00USD 27.50
8011William Curtis

Curtis - Cardoon, Unarmed. 2862

1787 to 1800sUSD 50.00 - 150.00USD 27.50
8012William Curtis

Curtis - Carnivorous: Pitcher Plant. 2798

1787 to 1800sUSD 50.00 - 150.00USD 66.00
8013William Curtis

Curtis - LARGE LOT - 105 Botanical Engravings

1787 to 1800sUSD 50.00 - 150.00USD 275.00
8014Louis Van Houtte & Charles Lemaire

Van Houtte - 100 Botanical Prints

1845-1883USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 187.00
8015Louis Van Houtte & Charles Lemaire

Van Houtte - Amaryllis - 588

1845-1883USD 100.00 - 200.00Not Sold
8016Louis Van Houtte & Charles Lemaire

Van Houtte - Bird of Paradise - 585

1845-1883USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 88.00
8017Louis Van Houtte & Charles Lemaire

Van Houtte - Iris - 589

1845-1883USD 100.00 - 200.00Not Sold
8018Louis Van Houtte & Charles Lemaire

Van Houtte - Iris - 590

1845-1883USD 100.00 - 200.00Not Sold
8019Louis Van Houtte & Charles Lemaire

Van Houtte - Iris - 591

1845-1883USD 100.00 - 200.00Not Sold
8020Louis Van Houtte & Charles Lemaire

Van Houtte - Cereus - 565

1845-1883USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 55.00
8021Louis Van Houtte & Charles Lemaire

Van Houtte - Cereus - 578

1845-1883USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 55.00
8022George Brookshaw

Brookshaw - Pears

1806USD 600.00 - 1,200.00USD 176.00
8023George Brookshaw

Brookshaw - Grapes

1806USD 600.00 - 1,200.00USD 176.00
8024George Brookshaw

Brookshaw - Peaches

1806USD 600.00 - 1,200.00USD 176.00
8025Pierre Francois Hughues d'Hancarville

Hamilton - 8 Folio Engravings of Urns & Pitchers

1766USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 198.00
  • <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> Presentation Copy. Sold for $500,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. Autograph Letter Signed, 3 pp, negotiating the 2nd American edition with Appleton. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Hemingway, Ernest. Autograph Letter Signed, 8 pp, Paris, 1924, to his father discussing Bullfighting, Stories, and his new baby. Sold for $25,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Corialanus.</i> London, 1623. 1st printing [Extracted from the First Folio]. Sold for $50,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Swift, Jonathan. <i>Gulliver's Travels.</i> London, 1726. 1st edition, Teerink's A edition, fine, large copy. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Fitzroy, Robert. Autograph Letter Signed to agent Thomas Stilwell, informing him of the progress of H.M.S. Beagle. Sold for $17,575.
    <center><b>Bonhams<br> Property from the Collection of Nicole and William R. Keck II</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Sonnets.</i> 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner, bound by Trautz-Bauzonnet. Sold for $13,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. Sold for $5,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. Sold for $7,575.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Rackham, Arthur. <i>Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens.</i> 1/500 copies signed by Rackham. Sold for $4,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Du coté de chez Swann.</i> 1st edition, 1st issue. Inscribed by Proust. Sold for $8,825.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ian Fleming, <i>Goldfinger,</i> first edition, inscribed to Sir Henry Cotton, MBE, London, 1959. Sold for $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Joseph Brant, Mohawk Chief, ALS, writing after pledging support to King George III against American rebels, 1776. Sold for a record $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Sonia Delaunay, <i>Ses Peintures</i> . . ., 20 pochoir plates, Paris, 1925. Sold for a record $13,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Diana, Princess of Wales, 6 autograph letters signed to British <i>Vogue</i> editor, 1989-92. Sold for $10,400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Alexander Hamilton, ALS, as Secretary of the Treasury covering costs of the new U.S. Mint, 1793. Sold for $12,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Benjamin Graham & David L. Dodd, <i>Security Analysis,</i> first edition, inscribed by Graham to a Wall Street trader, NY, 1934. Sold for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> George Barbier & François-Louis Schmied, <i>Personnages de Comédie,</i> Paris, 1922. Sold for $9,375.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Ilsée, Princesse de Tripoli,</i> Paris, 1897. Sold for a record $13,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ralph Waldo Emerson, <i>The Dial,</i> first edition of the reconstituted issue, Emerson’s copy with inscriptions, Cincinnati, 1860. Sold for a record $3,250.
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