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Auction Name Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper Total Sales (USD) 68,425.50
Auction Date 10/16/2021 - 10/16/2021 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 96,700.00
Sale Number #101621 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 200,200.00
Total Lots 200
Sold Lots 195 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 98,400.00
% of Lots Sold 97.50% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 204,100.00
Unsold Lots 5 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 33.53%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
35588 Jules Cheret; Artist: Alphonse Mucha

Maitres Affiches by Mucha - La Dame aux Camelias. 144

1898 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 4,785.00
35456 Abraham Ortelius

Ortelius - Map of the World published 1571 - Typus orbis terrarum

1581-1582 USD 5,000.00 - 10,000.00 USD 4,125.00
35419 Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Piranesi, Rare Folio - The Torture Post [Reference Robison 38 (V/VI)]

1749-1770 USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 USD 3,795.00
35598 George Catlin

Catlin, Folio - Buffalo Dance. 8

1844 USD 5,000.00 - 10,000.00 USD 2,255.00
35410 Captain James Cook

Captain Cook, Large Folio - A General Chart Exhibiting the Discoveries made by Captain James Cook in this and his two preceding Voyages: with the Tracks of the Shipsunder his Command

1785 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 1,705.00
35597 George Catlin

Catlin, Folio - Attacking the Grizzly Bear. 19

1844 USD 5,000.00 - 10,000.00 USD 1,705.00
35445 Joan Blaeu

Blaeu - Map of Europe

1659 USD 500.00 - 1,500.00 USD 1,485.00
35600 John Gould

Gould - Cuvier's Toucan

1852-1854 USD 3,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 1,485.00
35455 Robert Holmes Laurie & James Whittle

Laurie & Whittle - A New Chart of the World, on Mercator's Projections, exhibiting all the new Discoveries of Capt. Cook, Vancouver, Perouse, &c. &c.

1801 USD 2,500.00 - 4,500.00 USD 1,265.00
35481 Lionel Walter Rothschild, J. G. Keulemans, F. W. Frohawk

Rothschild & Keulemans, Hawaii - 'Akeke'e (Loxops Caeruleirostris)

1893-1900 USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 1,210.00
35482 Lionel Walter Rothschild, J. G. Keulemans, F. W. Frohawk

Rothschild & Keulemans, Hawaii - Finch (Telespiza Palmeri)

1893-1900 USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 1,210.00
35484 Lionel Walter Rothschild, J. G. Keulemans, F. W. Frohawk

Rothschild & Keulemans, Hawaii - ?Apapane, Laysan Honeycreeper (Himatione Fraithii, H. Sanguinea)

1893-1900 USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 1,210.00
35483 Lionel Walter Rothschild, J. G. Keulemans, F. W. Frohawk

Rothschild & Keulemans, Hawaii - O?ahu ?akepa (Loxops Wolstenholmei)

1893-1900 USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 1,155.00
35595 Emile Alain Seguy

Seguy - Butterflies or Moths. 10

1925 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,045.00
35599 John Gould

Gould - Black-necked Aracari or Toucan

1852-1854 USD 3,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 1,045.00
35418 Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Piranesi, Folio - Teatro di Marcello. 32

1784-1786 USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 935.00
35594 Alphonse Mucha

Mucha - Men Worshipping Woman

1899 USD 500.00 - 1,500.00 USD 880.00
35596 Emile Alain Seguy

Seguy - Butterflies or Moths. 13

1925 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 825.00
35591 Alphonse Mucha

Mucha - Ornate Prayer Page

1899 USD 500.00 - 1,500.00 USD 770.00
35592 Alphonse Mucha

Mucha - Ornate Prayer Page

1899 USD 500.00 - 1,500.00 USD 715.00
35438 Nicolas d'Abbeville Sanson

Sanson, Folio - Map of the Americas (Atlantis Insula)

1670 USD 1,500.00 - 3,500.00 USD 632.50
35440 Joan Blaeu

Blaeu - Armillary Sphere

1659 USD 500.00 - 1,500.00 USD 632.50
35480 Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein after Sir William Hamilton

Hamilton - Discovery of Ancient Pottery

1800-1803 USD 200.00 - 500.00 USD 632.50
35572 Saverio Manetti, Violante Vanni & Lorenzo Lorenzi

Manetti - Parrot. 108

1767-1784 USD 500.00 - 1,500.00 USD 605.00
35451 Abraham Ortelius

Ortelius, Folio, pub. 1581 - Map of the Roman Empire

1581-1582 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 577.50
  • <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>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> RUTH BADER GINSBERG’S PERSONAL COPY OF THE 1957-58 HARVARD LAW REVIEW, HEAVILY ANNOTATED BY HER.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> RUTH BADER GINSBURG’S TEXTBOOK FOR HER “CIVIL PROCEDURE” CLASS AT HARVARD, HEAVILY ANNOTATED BY HER.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> RUTH BADER GINSBURG’S TEXTBOOK FOR COLUMBIA LAW SCHOOL CLASS ON JURISPRUDENCE, HEAVILY ANNOTATED BY HER.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> HONORARY DOCTORATE AWARDED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG BY SMITH COLLEGE, 1994.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A COPY OF JUSTICE GINSBURG’S ARTICLE, “WOMEN IN THE FEDERAL JUDICIARY,” SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE JUSTICE TO SENATOR NANCY KASSEBAUM.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A COPY OF SANDRA DAY O’CONNOR’S ARTICLE, “THEY OFTEN ARE HALF-OBSCURE: THE RIGHTS OF THE INDIVIDUAL AND THE LEGACY OF OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES,” PRESENTED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A DELUXE EDITION OF ANTONIN SCALIA’S MAKING YOUR CASE: THE ART OF PERSUADING JUDGES, FROM AN EDITION OF 2000, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A FIRST EDITION OF SONIA SOTOMAYOR’S <i>MY BELOVED WORLD,</i> SIGNED AND INSCRIBED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A FIRST EDITION OF AL GORE’S “THE ASSAULT ON REASON,” SIGNED AND INSCRIBED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> <i>BELOVED</i> BY TONI MORRISON, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR TO RUTH AND MARTIN GINSBURG.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A FIRST EDITION OF GLORIA STEINEM’S “MY LIFE ON THE ROAD,” SIGNED AND INSCRIBED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG.
  • <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.
  • <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>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>26 January 2022<br>Printed Books & Maps,<br>The Sinclair Hood Library of Archaeology,<br>The Charles Tomlinson Poetry Library</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Biggs (Thomas, Hope, Theodore C & Fergusson, James). <i>Architecture at Ahmedabad, The Capital of Goozerat,</i> 1st edition, London: John Murray, 1866. £3,000 to £5,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Daniell (Thomas and William). <i>Oriental Scenery. One Hundred and Fifty Views of the Architecture, Antiquities and Landscape Scenery of Hindoostan,</i> 6 parts, 1812-16. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Hamilton (Sir William & Pierre Francois Hugues d'Hancarville). Collection of Etruscan, Greek and Roman Antiquities from the Cabinet of the Hon.ble Wm Hamilton, volumes I & II only (of 4), Naples, 1766-67. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>26 January 2022<br>Printed Books & Maps,<br>The Sinclair Hood Library of Archaeology,<br>The Charles Tomlinson Poetry Library</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Moore (Lieutenant Joseph & Captain Frederick Marryat). Eighteen Views taken at & near Rangoon, [1825]. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Williamson (Captain Thomas & Howitt, Samuel). <i>Oriental Field Sports; Being a Complete, Detailed and Accurate Description of the Wild Sports of the East;</i> 1st edition, London, 1807. £5,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Knoop (Johann Hermann). <i>Pomologia, dat is Beschryvingen en Afbeeldingen van de beste zoorten van Appels en Peeren, Fructologia …,</i> 3 volumes in 1, Leeuwarden: A Ferwerda and G. Tresling, [1758]. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>26 January 2022<br>Printed Books & Maps,<br>The Sinclair Hood Library of Archaeology,<br>The Charles Tomlinson Poetry Library</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> North America. Wyld (James), Map of the Colony of British Columbia and the British & American Territory West of the Rocky Mountains, Including Vancouvers Island and the Gold Fields, 1858. £1,500 to £2,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Pocket Globe. A Correct Globe with the New Discoveries, circa 1785. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Wales. Morden (Robert), Twelve 'playing card maps' of Wales, circa 1676. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>26 January 2022<br>Printed Books & Maps,<br>The Sinclair Hood Library of Archaeology,<br>The Charles Tomlinson Poetry Library</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Society of Dilettanti. <i>Antiquities of Ionia,</i> 5 volumes: 1821, 1797, 1840, 1881 & 1915. £3,000 to £5,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Churchill (Winston Spencer). <i>The People's Rights,</i> 1st edition, 1st issue, London: Hodder & Stoughton, [1910]. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Jan. 26:</b> Paz (Octavio). <i>Blanco,</i> 1st edition, limited numbered edition, Mexico: Joaquín Mortiz, 1967. £500 to £800.
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