Skinner: Discovery - Online Auction - Prints Bidstart 7/10, 2739T, Boston

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Auction Report
Auction Date
07/18/2014 - 07/18/2014
Page Size: 51 items in 3 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1038 CurrierTwo Currier 19th Century Memorial Hand-colored Lithographs 19th CenturyUSD 200.00 - 300.00USD 123.00
1039Framed J. Baillie Noah's Ark Lithograph c. 1845USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 369.00
1138Currier & Ives View of Harpers Ferry, VA. (from the Potomac Side) New York c. 1856USD 200.00 - 400.00USD 154.00
1174Currier & Ives, publishers (American, 1857-1907) THE CHAMPION PACE JOHNSTON, BY BASHAW GOLDDUST. USD 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
1195After Oswald W. Brierly (American, 19th Century) THE "AMERICA" WINNING THE MATCH AT COWES FOR THE CLUB CUP USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 74.00
1224Haskell & Allen, publishers (Boston, 19th Century) The Coliseum Boston Mass. Boston 19th CenturyUSD 250.00 - 350.00USD 246.00
1238Framed Double-page "Grand Panoramic View of the East Side of Washington Street, Boston," c. 1855USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 246.00
1259Seven Early American Ads and Posters USD 200.00 - 400.00USD 738.00
1267Two Framed Works USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 984.00
1302Nathaniel Currier Hand-colored Engraving Fording the River USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 123.00
1309 Currier & Ives Hand-colored Engraving of Central Park mid-19th centuryUSD 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold
1317Currier & Ives Hand-colored Engraving The Sinking of the "Cumberland" by the Iron Clad "Merrimac," Off Newport News VA March 8th USD 200.00 - 400.00USD 277.00
1324Two Framed Engravings America mid 19th centuryUSD 300.00 - 500.00USD 185.00
1325 CurrierTwo Framed Currier Hand-colored Engravings of Martin Van Buren and William Henry Harrison USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 277.00
1338Ten Cased Daguerreotypes of Gentlemen 19th centuryUSD 400.00 - 600.00USD 338.00
1339Currier & Ives Three Framed Currier & Ives Hand-colored Engravings USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 431.00
1346Currier & Ives Two Currier & Ives Hand-colored Engravings USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
1348Currier & Ives Two Framed Currier & Ives Hand-colored Engravings USD 200.00 - 250.00USD 185.00
1360Currier & Ives Six Currier & Ives Hand-colored Horse Engravings USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 492.00
1368John P. Newell (American, 19th Century), J.H. Buffords, publisher (Boston, 19th Century) The Battle of Lake Erie, Commodore O.H. Perry Boston19th CenturyUSD 200.00 - 250.00USD 277.00
1389Kurz & Allison, publishers (American, 1880-1899) Battle of Five Forks, VA c. 1886USD 200.00 - 250.00Not Sold
1390John P. Newell (American, 19th Century),NEWPORT, R.I. IN 1730. 1884USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 185.00
1410Two Great Boston Fire-themed Works c. 1872USD 200.00 - 250.00Not Sold
1418Framed Chromolithograph NEW YORK USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 98.00
1446Framed George Washington Print The Prayer at Valley Forge 19th centuryUSD 50.00 - 75.00USD 37.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Bernard Romans, <i>Map of the Seat of Civil War in America</i>, Philadelphia, 1775. Sold October 10, 2013 for $173,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> First Confederate imprint announcing the dissolution of the Union, Charleston, SC, December 20, 1860. Sold October 10, 2013 for $37,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> R.L. Hobson, <i>A Catalogue of Chinese Pottery and Porcelain in the Collection of Sir Percival David BT.</i>, F.S.A., 1934. Sold October 24, 2013 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Illuminated Book of Hours in French and Latin, France, circa 1500. Sold November 12, 2013 for $12,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Rex Stout, <i>Fer-de-Lance</i>, first edition, 1934. Sold November 21, 2013 for $21,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Group of five autograph letters signed by Albert Einstein, grappling with gravitation before publishing his General Theory, 1910-15. Sold November 26, 2013 for $161,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest H. Shepard, <i>Their Search for Small</i>, pen-and-ink illustration for page 39 of A.A. Milne's House at Pooh Corner, 1928. Sold January 23, 2014 for $47,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Harriet Jacobs, <i>Incidents in the Life of Slave Girl, Written by Herself</i>, first edition, 1861. Sold March 27, 2014 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Johann Schöner, <i>Opera Mathematica</i>, first collected edition, Nuremberg, 1551. Sold April 3, 2014 for $62,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Andreas Vesalius, <i>Compendiosa totius anatomie delineatio</i>, first edition of the first Vesalian piracy, 1545. Sold May 1, 2014 for $50,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Edward Gorey, posters for the New York City Ballet, 1974-75. Sold May 7, 2014 for $2,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> John James Audubon, <i>Meadow Lark. Plate CXXXVI</i>, hand-colored plate from The Birds of America,1832. Sold June 3, 2014 for $16,250.
  • <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 9. HORAE. Illuminated manuscript on vellum.<br>Est. $30,000-$50,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 55. KELMSCOTT PRESS. CHAUCER, GEOFFREY. Edited by F.S. Ellis.<br>Est. $30,000-$50,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 57. SHAKESPEARE HEAD PRESS. SPENSER, EDMUND. 1930-32.<br>Est. $15,000-$25,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 87. RIVERA, DIEGO. 1886-1957. Manuscript album in various hands.<br>Est. $15,000-$20,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 108. ARCTIC PHOTOGRAPHY. WHITNEY, HARRY. 1873-1936. Album of 188 photographs. Est. $10,000-$15,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 110. BRAZIL. DE MORAES, JOSÉ. Portuguese Manuscript on paper.<br>Est. $30,000-$50,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 120. FLORIDABLANCA, MOÑINO Y REDONDO, JOSÉ CONDE DE. 1728-1808. Manuscript in Spanish on paper. Est. $25,000-$35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 155. THOMSON, JOHN. 1837-1921. Illustrations of China and its People. A Series of Two Hundred Photographs. Est. $15,000-$20,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 156. VANCOUVER, GEORGE. 1757-1798. A Voyage Of Discovery To The North Pacific Ocean, And Round The World. Est. $18,000-$25,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 184. WHITMAN, WALT. 1819-1892. Autograph Manuscript Signed ("Walt Whitman"). Est. $30,000-$50,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 219. HOUGH, ROMEYN BECK. 1857-1924. The American Woods, Exhibited by Actual Specimens and with Copious Explanatory. Est. $20,000-$30,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 280. WAGNER, RICHARD. Autograph Musical Quotation Signed ("Richard Wagner"). Est. $12,000-$18,000.
  • <b>19th Century Shop</b>. 30th anniversary catalogue of landmark rare books, autographs and manuscripts, and historical photographs of all ages.
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. Abraham Lincoln, "a previously unknown portrait of exceptional quality." From the collection of John Hay.
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. <i>The Federalist</i> (1788). An important association copy in original boards, untrimmed.
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. Isaac Newton. <i>Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica</i> (1687).
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. Shakespeare's <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies</i> (1632).
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. John Rockefeller. Ambrotype, the earliest known photograph of Rockefeller.
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. Muybridge, <i>Animal Locomotion</i> (1887) subscriber's copy.
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