RESULTS: Travel, Science and Natural History, South Kensington, 24 April 2013

The Travel, Science and Natural History sale realised a total of £1,653,075 /$2,519,286 /€1,937,403 and was sold 73% by lot and 86% by value.The top lot was a view of harbour of Valparaiso by Johann Moritz Rugendas which fetched £121,875/$185,737/€142,816.

193 lots sold

Total: £1,653,075 /$2,519,286 /€1,937,403

     73% sold by lot

265 lots offered

2 lots withdrawn

$1.524= £1 / €1.172 =£1

         86% sold by value




Estimate (£)

Price Realised



 Johann Moritz Rugendas (1802-1858), Valparaiso

60,000 - 80,000






William Hodges, R.A. (1744-1797), Port Louis, Mauritius

70,000 - 100,000






Chinese School, circa 1822, The Hongs at Canton shortly before the fire of 1822; The Hongs at Canton during the Great Fire of 1822; and The Hongs at Canton after the Great Fire of 1822

100,000 - 150,000




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