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Auction Name Irresistible. Unreserved. Bidstart 2/16 Total Sales (USD) 5,197.00
Auction Date 02/25/2021 - 02/25/2021 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 820.00
Sale Number #3559T High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 8,200.00
Total Lots 43
Sold Lots 41 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 860.00
% of Lots Sold 95.35% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 8,600.00
Unsold Lots 2 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 60.43%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
1021 Utagawa Hiroshige

Yoshiwara: Mount Fuji on the Left

1833-34 USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 344.00
1166 C.D. Williams, Charles David Williams, Thulstrup

Two Illustrations En Grisaille

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 344.00
1130

Seven Framed Works

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 281.00
1228

Group of Architectural Drawings and Floor Plans.

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 281.00
1086 Adolph von Menzel, Ado Menzel, Christina Chalon

Two Works on Paper:

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 250.00
1171 Ito Shinsui

Charcoal Footwarmer

1931 USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 250.00
1233 Watanabe; Ito Shinsui

Charcoal Footwarmer

1932 USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 238.00
1065 Abner Alden, Daboll, George F. Root, John Pierpont

Small Group of Books

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 225.00
1234 Hishikawa Sori, Japan, Kitagawa Utamaro, Totoya Hokkei, Utagawa Kuninao

Four Surimono

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 225.00
1193

Four Vintage Photographs from the Lunar Orbiter 1:

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 200.00
1024 Japan, Utagawa Kunisada

Three Vertical Oban

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 175.00
1063 J.R. Smith, Stebbins, After George Morland

The Visit to the Boarding School.

1789 USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 138.00
1156 Hovsep Pushman

Lithograph, still life with a Guanyin figure, a book, a vase with a branch, and two figurines on a desk

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 138.00
1240

Four Vintage Photographs from the Lunar Orbiter 1:

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 125.00
1248 Paul Elliott

New Mexico, Chimayo Crucifix, 2014.

2014 USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 125.00
1005

Large Framed William Giller Lithograph A Straw Yard

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 113.00
1077

Framed Frost & Reed Lithograph of Sheep

early 20th century USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 113.00
1064

Printed and Hand-colored Tauffshein

c. 1824 USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 100.00
1069

Four Vintage Photographs from the Lunar Orbiter 1:

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 100.00
1170 Utagawa Hiroshige

Hiratsuka: Nawate Road

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 100.00
1247 Robert Valdes

Lipstick #2.

1995 USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 100.00
1094 Windsor

Group of Antique Reference Books

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 88.00
1146 Joe Fretz

View Through, Denver, Colorado, 2013

2013 USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 88.00
1237 Robert Valdes

Prima Ballerina.

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 88.00
1122

Japanese Woodblock Print

USD 20.00 - 200.00 USD 75.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> <i>Westvaco–Inspirations for Printers,</i> 3 volumes, 1938-61. $200 to $300.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Proef van Letteren, <i>Welk gegooten worden in de Nieuwe Haerlemsche Lettergietery,</i> 1768. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Paul Klee, <i>Bauhaus Ausstellung Juli – Sept.,</i> Weimar, 1923. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Michel Seuphor & Jozef Peeters, <i>Het Overzicht Nos.</i> 22-23-24, Antwerp, 1922. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Wolfrum & Co., <i>Modern Graphik, Serie I…,</i> complete portfolio, 1909. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> <i>Gravure et Fonderie deC. Derriey: Specimen-Album,</i> Paris, 1862. $5,000 to $7,500.
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. The Rocky Mountains. Emigrants Crossing the Plains, 1866. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in English]. <i>The New Testament of Jesus Christ, translated faithfully into English.</i> Rheims, 1582. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in Latin]. <i>Biblia latina.</i> Venice: Franz Renner of Hailbrun [Heilbrunn], 1483. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> SHELLEY, Percy Bysshe (1792-1822). Autograph letter signed ("P. B. S."), to Charles Ollier. Florence, Italy, 15 December 1819. “MY PROMETHEUS IS THE BEST THING I EVER WROTE.” $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> RAMSAY, David (1749-1815). <i>The History of the Revolution of South-Carolina…</i> Trenton: Isaac Collins, 1785. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BINDINGS]. MUIR, John (1838-1914). <i>The Writings of John Muir.</i> Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1916-1924. 10 vols. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [CHICAGO] -- <i>Park & Guide Map of Chicago.</i> Chicago: Jas. Van Vechten, 1873. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [ALLEN PRESS]. SHAKESPEARE, William (1564-1616). <i>Romeo and Juliet.</i> Greenbrae: Allen Press, 1988. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BEMELMANS, Ludwig (1898-1962). Pencil drawing on paper. 247 x 198 mm, sight, matted and framed. Showing a child shooting at a baby's balloon. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [LOGAN ELM PRESS]. HARVEY, Rebecca. <i>Any Number of Things.</i> Ohio State University, 2013. Single sheet paper scroll. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BINYON, Laurence (1869-1943). A small archive of letters and pamphlets. $200 to $300.
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Bibliothèque littéraire<br>Hubert Heilbronn<br>11 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Breton, André. <i>Nadja.</i> Paris, N.R.F., Gallimard, 1928. €15,000 to €20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> [Stendhal, Henri Beyle dit]. <i>Le Rouge et le Noir,</i> chronique du XIXe siècle. Paris, Levavasseur, 1831. €20,000 to €30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Dumas, Alexandre. <i>Les Trois mousquetaires.</i> 1844. 8 vols. In 4. Paris, Baudry, 1844. €30,000 to €50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Mallarmé, Stéphane -- Edgar Allan Poe. <i>Les Poèmes d’Edgar Poe.</i> Bruxelles, Edmond Deman, 1888. €18,000 to €25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Le côté de Guermantes II. Sodome et Gomorrhe I. [and] Sodome et Gomorrhe II.</i> Paris, N.R.F., 1921 et 1922. €20,000 to €30,000.
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