Auction Reports

Kedem Auctions Ltd.

Auction Info

Auction Name
Judaica: Books, Manuscripts, Letters, Objects
Auction Date
03/31/2020 - 03/31/2020
Sale Number
#70
Total Lots
418
Sold Lots
333
Lots Sold
79.67%
Unsold Lots
85
Total Sales (USD)
483,370.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
0.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
0.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
0.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
0.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
Inf%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
210

Avot DeRabbi Natan

1788 Not Available USD 30,000.00
267

Leaf Handwritten by the Chatam Sofer - Homily on Parashiot Yitro, Mishpatim and Teruma (Homily on the Verse "And He will Bless Your Food and Your Drink, and I will Remove Illness from Your Midst")

Not Available USD 18,000.00
113

Meor Einayim (Chernobyl) / Yismach Lev

1798 Not Available USD 14,000.00
430

The Complutensian Polyglot Bible

1517 Not Available USD 14,000.00
257

Manuscript - Kavanot Gedolot by Rabbi Chaim Vital

18th Century Not Available USD 8,000.00
69

Mesilat Yesharim

1740 Not Available USD 7,500.00
386 the Lubavitcher Rebbe

Two Pages, Draft Handwritten by the Lubavitcher Rebbe

Not Available USD 7,000.00
199

Babylonian Talmud – Zhitomir

1858-1864 Not Available USD 6,000.00
221

Kitzur Shelah

1816 Not Available USD 5,500.00
30

Mishnayot Orders Zera'im and Taharot with the Commentaries of the Rambam and the Rash of Sens

1522 Not Available USD 5,000.00
96

Rabbi Yaakov Emden's Siddur

1745-1747 Not Available USD 4,800.00
254

Shulchan Aruch with Be'er Hetev

Not Available USD 4,800.00
269

Manuscript, Novellae on Tractates Bava Batra, Chullin and Shevuot

1800s Not Available USD 4,600.00
276

Taharot HaKodesh

1733 Not Available USD 4,400.00
149

Avodat Yisrael (Kozhnitz)

1842 Not Available USD 4,400.00
259

Manuscript - Segulot, Amulets, Incantations and Hashbaot

Not Available USD 4,400.00
35

Hilchot Rav Alfas

1559 Not Available USD 4,000.00
314 Rabbi Shlomo Eger

Responsum Letter from Rabbi Shlomo Eger

1824 Not Available USD 4,000.00
161

Set of Chumashim

Not Available USD 4,000.00
238

Asara Maamarot by Rabbi Menahem Azariah da Fano

Not Available USD 4,000.00

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  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Abraham Lincoln, <i>Emancipation Proclamation by the President of the United States,</i> pamphlet, 1862. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Family papers of the distinguished Ruby-Jackson family, Portland, Maine, 1853-1961. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Family papers of the Confederate Vice President Alexander Stephens & the persons who served him, 1866-1907. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Autograph book with inscriptions by orators Moses Roper & Peter Williams, 1821-54. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Archive of letters, postcards, and greeting cards sent by Romare Bearden, 1949-87. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b><br>E. Simms Campbell, <i>A Night-Club Map of Harlem,</i> in inaugural issue of Manhattan, 1933. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Papers of the comedian Nipsey Russell, including a letter from MLK, 1929-2000. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Early German-American anti-slavery broadside, <i>Sclaven-Handel,</i> Philadelphia, 1794. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Edmonia Lewis, prominent sculptor, carte-de-visite by Henry Rocher, c. 1866-71. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b><br><i>The Black Panther: Black Community News Service,</i> 44 issues, San Francisco, 1967-1971. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest Withers, <i>I Am A Man, Sanitation Workers Strike,</i> silver print, 1968. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>March For Freedom Now!,</i> poster for the 1960 Republican Convention. $4,000 to $6,000.
  • <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>April Auction<br>April 4, 2020</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Apr. 4:</b> MITCHELL, John (1711-1768). A Map of the British and French Dominions in North America. Copperplate engraving with original hand color. London, 1755. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Apr. 4:</b> AUDUBON, John James (1785 - 1851). Brown Pelican (Standing), Plate 251. Aquatint engraving with original hand color. London, 1827-1838. $175,000 to $225,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Apr. 4:</b> AUDUBON, John James (1785 - 1851). Fish Hawk or Osprey, Plate 81. Aquatint engraving with original hand color. London: 1827-1838. $100,000 to $150,000.
    <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>April Auction<br>April 4, 2020</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Apr. 4:</b> GONZALES DE MENDOZA, Juan (1545 - 1618). <i>The Historie of the great and mightie kingdome of China…</i> London, 1588. $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Apr. 4:</b> VERBIEST, Ferdinand (1623-1688). [World Map] Kun-Yu Ch'uan-Tu. Engraved twelve sheet map with vertical sections joined to form six sheets. Korea, Seoul, c. 1860. $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Apr. 4:</b> SANGGI, Chong (1678-1752). Korean Atlas. Manuscript map on mulberry bark paper. C. 1750-1790. $100,000 to $150,000.
    <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>April Auction<br>April 4, 2020</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Apr. 4:</b> AUDUBON, John James (1785 - 1851). Ivory-billed Woodpecker, Plate 66. Aquatint engraving with original hand color. London, 1827-1838. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Apr. 4:</b> AKERMAN, Anders (1721-1778). & AKREL, Frederik (1779-1868). Pair of Celestial and Terrestrial Globes. Stockholm, c. 1800. 23 inch diameter, each. $60,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Apr. 4:</b> BENNETT, Lieut. William Pyt (d. in action, 1916). AN IMPORTANT AND APPARENTLY UNPUBLISHED SERIES OF GELATIN SILVER PHOTOGRAPHS OF LHASA AND TIBET TAKEN DURING THE CELEBRATED YOUNGHUSBAND MISSION OF 1904. $60,000 to $80,000
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