TOP SELLING LOTS
Wannenes, Genoa, May 30
Antichitá Romane by Piranesi, four volumes with 214 of 216 engraved plates, 19th century binding.
Mullock’s, Telford, May 25
Royal Cinque Port 1920 Open Golf Championship programme signed by winner George Duncan and 1904 champion Jack White.
Bonhams, Paris, May 25
Angelos Giallina (Greek, 1857-1939), View of Corfu, watercolour on card signed and dated 1894, 18in x 2ft 5in (45 x 75cm).
HIGHEST PRICE OVER ESTIMATE
AMW Auctions, Andover, May 28
Qing porcelain brush pot.
Martel Maides, St Peters Port, Guernsey, May 26
Indian Bidri ware heart-shaped pan box, possibly early to late 17th century, 6in (15cm).
Thomson Roddick, Edinburgh, May 25
Cantagalli Iznik revival footed bowl, painted cockerel mark, 13in (34cm) diameter.
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for May 25-31, 2023.
‘Highest multiple over top estimate’ = Our selection of items from the top 20 highest hammer prices as a multiple of the high estimate paid by internet bidders on thesaleroom.com
‘Top selling lots’ = Our selection of items from the top 20 highest hammer prices paid by internet bidders on thesaleroom.com