Bonhams: Prints, 21014, San Francisco

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Auction Report
Auction Date
10/22/2013 - 10/22/2013
Page Size: 321 items in 13 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Basilius Besler (1561-1629)Eight Plates, from Hortus Eystettensis (N. 158), 1613New York1989, 1613USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 1,812.00
2David Lucas (1802-1881), after John ConstableVarious Subjects of Landscape, Characteristic of English Scenery, 1829-381829-38USD 8,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 16,250.00
3Albrecht Durer (1471-1528)The Opening of the Fifth and Sixth Seal, from The Apocalypse (B. 65; M., Holl. 116), c. 1497-98c. 1497-98USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 3,750.00
4Albrecht Durer (1471-1528)The Small Horse (B. 96; M., Holl. 93), 15051505USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 4,000.00
5Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720-1778)Veduta dell'Anfiteatro Flavio detto il Colosseo, Pl. 126, from Vedute di Roma (H. 126; WE. 259), 17761776USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,125.00
6Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (1606-1669)Sheet of Studies: Head of the Artist, a Beggar Couple, Heads of an Old Man and Old Woman (B., Holl. 363; H. 90), c. 1632c. 1632USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 11,250.00
7Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (1606-1669)The Angel appearing to the Shepherds (B., Holl. 44; H. 120), 16341634USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 3,500.00
8Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (1606-1669)The Return of the Prodigal Son (B., Holl. 91; H. 91), 16361636USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 4,375.00
9After John James Audubon (1785-1851)Great Tern (Pl. CCCIX), 18361836USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
10After John James Audubon (1785-1851)Rock Grous (Pl. CCCLXVII), 18371837USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
11After John James Audubon (1785-1851)Iceland or Jer Falcon (Pl. 19), 18601860USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00Not Sold
12After John James Audubon (1785-1851)Pileated Woodpecker (Pl. CXI), c. 1831c. 1831USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00Not Sold
13After John James Audubon (1785-1851)Ferruginous Thrush (Pl. CXVI), c. 1831c. 1831USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 2,750.00
14Boris Artzybasheff (1899-1965)The Last Trumpet, 1937Kansas City Missouri1937USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,000.00
15Milton Avery (1893-1965)Reclining Nude (L. 22), 19411941USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
16Milton Avery (1893-1965)Twisted Tree (L. 25), 19431943USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00USD 3,500.00
17Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)Goin' Home (F. 14), 1937New York1937USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00USD 2,750.00
18Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)Haystack (F. 21), 1938New York1938USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00USD 3,125.00
19Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)Shallow Creek (F. 32), 1939New York1939USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,875.00
20Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)Old Man Reading (F. 44), 1941New York1941USD 1,200.00 - 1,600.00USD 1,187.00
21Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)Threshing (F. 48), 1941New York1941USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 4,000.00
22Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)The Race (F. 56), 1942New York1942USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 10,000.00
23Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)Loading Corn (F. 65), 1945New York1945USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,500.00
24Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)Gateside Conversation (F. 69), 1946New York1946USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,625.00
25Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)After the Blow (F. 70), 1946New York1946USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,750.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries April 8:</b> Printed and Manuscript Americana
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries April 8:</b> Lee Moorhouse, group of portraits and views, most from the Umatilla Reservation, silver prints.<br>$1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries April 8:</b> Frank A. Rinehart, <i>Erastus Cheroquese, U.S.S., Maricopa</i>, silver print, signed in the negative, 1899. $600 to $900.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries April 8:</b> Frank A. Rinehart, <i>Freckled Face, Arapahoe</i>, platinum print, signed in negative, 1898. $500 to $750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries April 8:</b> Printed and Manuscript Americana
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries April 8:</b> Herman Heyn, <i>Kills on Horseback, Ogallala Sioux</i>, hand-colored platinum print, 1899. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries April 8:</b> James E. DeKay, <i>Natural History of New York</i>, 22 volumes on zoology, flora, mineralogy, geology and agriculture, 1842-67. $600 to $900.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries April 8:</b> Charles Johnson, <i>A General History of the Pyrates, from their First Rise and Settlement in the Island of Providence</i>, second edition comprised of pirate facts and legends, 1724.<br>$2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries April 8:</b> Printed and Manuscript Americana
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries April 8:</b> C. Edwards Lester, <i>The Gallery of Illustrious Americans</i>, portrait plates, 1850. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries April 8:</b> <i>The Book of Mormon</i>, first edition, 1830. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries April 8:</b> Antonio De Herrera, Historia General ..., 9 volumes documenting Spanish colonies, Madrid, 1601 & 1615. $20,000 to $30,000.
  • <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> FIRE OF LONDON. A True Pourtraict with a Brief Description Of that Deplorable Fire of London.<br>US$ 6,000 - 8,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> MATHER, INCREASE. A Brief History of the Warr With the Indians in New-England. US$ 25,000 - 35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> SALEM WITCH TRIALS. Manuscript Document variously signed. US$ 8,000 - 12,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> REVERE, PAUL. The Bloody Massacre perpetrated in King-Street Boston. US$ 25,000 - 35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> DRURY, JOTHAM. PLANNING THE BOSTON TEA PARTY. Autograph Document Signed. US$ 25,000 - 35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> LEXINGTON AND CONCORD. Bloody Butchery by the British Troops. US$ 25,000 - 35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE. The New-England Chronicle. US$ 50,000 - 70,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> CORINTH, MISSISSIPPI IN 1862. Albumen print photograph. US$ 1,000 - 1,500.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION. By the President of the United States. US$ 15,000 - 20,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> [EDISON, THOMAS ALVA. 1847-1931.] Engraved $1 Bill, Endorsed and Signed by Charles L. Clarke on face. US$ 8,000 - 12,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> BASEBALL. Boston Union Athletic Exhibition Company Grounds. US$ 15,000 - 25,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> CASSIDY, BUTCH. Carte-de-visite police photograph.<br>US$ 20,000 - 30,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> [BUFFALO BILL.] <i>The Great Train Hold-Up & Bandit Hunters of the Union Pacific</i>. US$ 3,000 - 5,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> MCCLELLAND, GEORGE WILLIAM. Eniac-Birth Certificate of Computer Age. 1880-1955. Typed Letter Signed. US$ 6,000 - 8,000.
  • <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Great Gatsby. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925.First edition, first issue in a near fine jacket.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Ernest Hemingway. The Sun Also Rises. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1926. First edition, first issue.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Jack Kerouac. On the Road. New York: Viking, 1957. First edition, presentation copy.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>JRR Tolkien. The Hobbit. London: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd., 1937. First edition, fine copy in jacket.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Vladimir Nabokov. Lolita. Paris: the Olympia Press, 1955. First edition presentation copy inscribed on the half-title.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Tennessee Williams. A Streetcar Named Desire. Norfolk, CT: New Directions, 1947. Inscribed by Tennesee Williams and Director Elia Kazan with additional inscriptions or signatures by all the cast members.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>T.S. Eliot. The Waste Land. Richmond, Surrey: Printed and published by Leonard and Virignia Woolf, 1923. First English edition, nscribed to Eliot’s patroness Lady Mary Lilian Rothermere.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Ernest Hemingway. Three Stories and Ten Poems. Paris: Contact Publishing Co., 1923. A mint first edition presentation copy of Hemingway’s landmark first book.
    <b>Sotheby's New York, 1 April 2014: </b> A Modern Library: The Gordon Waldorf Collection.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>William Faulkner. Light in August. New York: Harrison Smith & Robert Haas, 1932. First edition inscribed to Myrtle Ramey.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>James Joyce. Ulysses. Paris: Shakespeare & Co, 1922. First edition, one of 150 press-numbered copies on vergé d’Arches.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>F. Scott Fitzgerald. This Side of Paradise. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1920. First edition with jacket in fine condition.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Dashiell Hammett. The Thin Man. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, MCMXXXIV. First American edition. A presentation copy inscribed.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Raymond Chandler. Farewell, My Lovely. New York: Knopf, 1940. First edition presentation copy, being a copy that Chandler originally retained, inscribed on the front endpaper.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>J.D. Salinger. The Catcher in the Rye. Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1951. First edition.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Anthony Burgess. A Clockwork Orange. London: Heinemann, 1962. First edition and a rare presentation copy inscribed by the author.
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