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July 2016

Bonhams, July 15, 2016

Location
London

Number of lots
1,035

Percent sold
86.4

Sale Total
$1,676,951 / £1,270,363 (inclusive of the 17.5 percent buyer’s premium)

Pre-sale low estimate
$1,344,477 / £1,018,500 (exclusive of the buyer’s premium)

Pre-sale high estimate
$2,929,429 / £2,219,170 (exclusive of the buyer’s premium)

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June 2016

Hart Davis Hart, June 24–25, 2016

Location
Chicago

Number of lots
2,563

Percent sold
100

Sale Total
$5,516,849 (inclusive of the 19.5 percent buyer’s premium)

Pre-sale low estimate
$3,812,940 (exclusive of the buyer’s premium)

Pre-sale high estimate
$5,696,490 (exclusive of the buyer’s premium)

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Acker Merrall & Condit, June 22, 2016

Location
New York

Number of lots
961

Percent sold
91

Sale Total
$2,319,618 (inclusive of the 23.5 percent buyer’s premium)

Pre-sale low estimate
$2,070,873 (exclusive of the buyer’s premium)

Pre-sale high estimate
$2,827,208 (exclusive of the buyer’s premium)

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Sotheby's, June 15, 2016

Location
London

Number of lots
784

Percent sold
93.4

Sale Total
$1,672,756 / £1,177,997 (inclusive of the 17.5 percent buyer’s premium)

Pre-sale low estimate
$1,263,857 / £890,040 (exclusive of the buyer’s premium)

Pre-sale high estimate
$1,575,746 / £1,109,680 (exclusive of the buyer’s premium)

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Christie's, June 10, 2016

Location
New York

Number of lots
429

Percent sold
86

Sale Total
$1,631,822 (inclusive of the 22.5 percent buyer’s premium)

Pre-sale low estimate
$1,404,050 (exclusive of the buyer’s premium)

Pre-sale high estimate
$1,944,650 (exclusive of the buyer’s premium)

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Christie's, June 9, 2016

Location
London

Number of lots
685

Percent sold
77

Sale Total
$1,947,206 / £1,345,974 (inclusive of the 17.5 percent buyer's premium)

Pre-sale low estimate
$1,763,254 / £1,218,820 (exclusive of the buyer's premium)

Pre-sale high estimate
$2,267,917 / £1,567,660 (exclusive of the buyer's premium)

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Sotheby's, June 4, 2016

Location
Hong Kong

Number of lots
223

Percent sold
100

Sale Total
$1,938,563 USD / $15,210,791 HKD (inclusive of the 22.5 percent buyer’s premium)

Pre-sale low estimate
$980,000 USD / $7,700,000 HKD (exclusive of the buyer’s premium)

Pre-sale high estimate
$1,600,000 USD / $12,400,000 HKD (exclusive of the buyer’s premium)

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Acker Merrall & Condit, June 4, 2016

Location
Hong Kong

Number of lots
1,012

Percent sold
92

Sale Total
$4,817,322 USD / $37,430,627 HKD (inclusive of the 23 percent buyer’s premium)

Pre-sale low estimate
$4,154,282 USD / $32,278,800 HKD (exclusive of the buyer’s premium)

Pre-sale high estimate
$5,689,570 USD / $44,208,000 HKD (exclusive of the buyer’s premium)

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Heritage Auctions, June 3, 2016

Location
Beverly Hills, Calif.

Number of lots
1,187

Percent sold
94.5

Sale Total
$2,030,000 (inclusive of the 22 percent buyer’s premium)

Pre-sale low estimate
$1,500,000 (exclusive of the buyer’s premium)

Pre-sale high estimate
$2,000,000 (exclusive of the buyer’s premium)

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May 2016

Christie's, May 27, 2016

Location
Hong Kong

Number of lots
212

Percent sold
95

Sale Total
$1,015,205 USD / $7,885,080 HKD (inclusive of the 22.5 percent buyer's premium)

Pre-sale low estimate
$777,856 USD / $6,041,600 HKD (exclusive of the buyer's premium)

Pre-sale high estimate
$1,420,885 USD / $11,036,000 HKD (exclusive of the buyer's premium)

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