Auction Reports

Bruun Rasmussen

Auction Info

Auction Name
Modern and Contemporary Prints
Auction Date
01/27/2015 - 01/27/2015
Sale Number
#1505b
Total Lots
55
Sold Lots
41
Lots Sold
74.55%
Unsold Lots
14
Total Sales (EUR)
22,322.50
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
19,815.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
22,240.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
25,540.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
28,375.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
78.67%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
524 Michael Kvium, Erik A. Frandsen, Christian Lemmerz, Peter Bonde, Lars Nørgård AORTA 1998 EUR 2,700.00 - 2,700.00 EUR 2,375.00
671 Tal R A man feeding pigeons at Dr. EUR 670.00 - 670.00 EUR 1,687.50
626 Andy Warhol, after Golden Marilyn Portfolio. EUR 1,600.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 1,437.50
611 Pablo Picasso Femme au balcon (Picasso oeuvre gravé) 1960 EUR 270.00 - 405.00 EUR 1,093.75
518 Asger Jorn Gravitation Aggravée. 1972 EUR 805.00 - 1,100.00 EUR 1,006.25
542 Vilhelm Bjerke-Petersen Five compositions 1951 EUR 670.00 - 670.00 EUR 925.00
591 Kurt Trampedach Compsoition with face 1989 EUR 270.00 - 405.00 EUR 925.00
598 Pierre Alechinsky Abstract composition. EUR 805.00 - 1,100.00 EUR 925.00
605 Kurt Trampedach Composition with face 1989 EUR 270.00 - 405.00 EUR 925.00
672 Three posters from Oscar Fredericksen Fiskehuset. EUR 540.00 - 540.00 EUR 806.25
818 Jens Birkemose Composition. EUR 805.00 - 1,100.00 EUR 675.00
704 Ole Ahlberg Composition with a woman, Tintin and Cpt. EUR 405.00 - 405.00 EUR 606.25
546 Pierre Alechinsky Composition. EUR 540.00 - 805.00 EUR 537.50
567 Gerhard Henning Three compositions. EUR 805.00 - 805.00 EUR 537.50
597 Ejler Bille Eight compositions. 1989 EUR 805.00 - 805.00 EUR 537.50
600 Karel Appel Composition. EUR 670.00 - 670.00 EUR 537.50
541 Per Kirkeby Eks-skolens anniversary folder 1972-1980, complete with 6 original signed/numbered prints in colour. EUR 805.00 - 805.00 EUR 506.25
791 Jais Nielsen, Johannes Larsen, Vilhelm Lundstrøm a.o. Moses, Snipe, seascapes a.o. EUR 270.00 - 405.00 EUR 506.25
587 Christian Lemmerz, Erik A. Frandsen, Claus Carstensen Three compositions. EUR 405.00 - 405.00 EUR 418.75
936 J. F. Willumsen Se, det er Mairen, female by the sea and faces. EUR 405.00 - 405.00 EUR 387.50

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  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries January 22: Illustration Art</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries January 22:</b> Albert T. Reid, group of nine post-WWI-era cartoons, pen and ink, 1920s. $700 to $1,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries January 22:</b> Norman Rockwell, <i>Child Reading by Lamp Light</i>, graphite, circa 1926. $18,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries January 22:</b> Mischa Richter, proposed cover art for <i>The New Yorker</i>, watercolor, pen and ink. $600 to $900.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries January 22:</b> Clifford Kennedy Berryman, <i>The 'Peerless' Enthusiast</i>, pen and ink, Vermont, 1924. $300 to $400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries January 22: Illustration Art</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries January 22:</b> Florence Scovell Shinn, <i>Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch</i>, pen and ink with color wash, c 1901. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries January 22:</b> Rockwell Kent, <i>To the Northwest Wind</i>, ink, 1918. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries January 22:</b> Louis Wain, <i>The Dog Team</i>, ink and watercolor. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries January 22:</b> <i>Maxwell House Coffee</i> print ad mock-up with gouache, pencil and watercolor on board, circa 1939. $300 to $400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries January 22:</b> Frederick Moladore Spiegle, <i>Cherubic Fox with Bears</i>, watercolor and ink. $600 to $900.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries January 22:</b> Jack Thurston, <i>Death's Corral</i>, gouache and ink on board, 1963. $600 to $900.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries January 22:</b> Jan B. Balet, <i>Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life</i>, gouache on board, 1952.<br>$2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries January 22:</b> Howard Chandler Christy, <i>The Farmer Crossed the Plowed Strip to Saxon</i>, ink, watercolor and gouache on board, 1913. $5,000 to $7,500.
  • <b>Bonhams 9 Feb 2015, San Francisco</b>
    <b>Bonhams 9 Feb 2015:</b> MIGUEL COSTANSO. 1741-1814. The suppressed report of the portala expidition. US$ 80,000-120,000.
    <b>Bonhams 9 Feb 2015:</b> FELIPE DE NEVE. 1724-1784. FIRST LAWS OF CALIFORNIA. US$ 120,000-180,000.
    <b>Bonhams 9 Feb 2015:</b> JAMES O. PATTIE. c.1804-c.1850. The Personal Narrative of James O. Pattie of Kentucky. US$ 30,000-50,000.
    <b>Bonhams 9 Feb 2015:</b><br>KARL BODMER. 1809-1893. Pehriska-Ruhpa, Moennitarri Warrior in the Costume of the Dog Danse.<br>US$ 20,000-30,000.
    <b>Bonhams 9 Feb 2015, San Francisco</b>
    <b>Bonhams 9 Feb 2015:</b><br>JOEL PALMER. 1810-1881. Journal of Travels over the Rocky Mountains to the Mouth of the Columbia River. US$ 15,000-25,000.
    <b>Bonhams 9 Feb 2015:</b><br>JOHANN AUGUSTUS SUTTER. 1803-1880. Letter Signed ("JA Sutter").<br>US$ 15,000-25,000.
    <b>Bonhams 9 Feb 2015:</b> J. ELY SHERWOOD. California: Her Wealth and Resources... US$ 15,000-25,000.
    <b>Bonhams 9 Feb 2015:</b> [JOHN LINVILLE HALL and GEORGE G. WEBSTER.] Journal of the Hartford Union Mining and Trading Company. US$ 15,000-25,000.
    <b>Bonhams 9 Feb 2015:</b> JAMES A. READ and DONALD F. READ, illustrators. Journey to the Gold Diggins. By Jeremiah Saddlebags. US$ 8,000-12,000.
    <b>Bonhams 9 Feb 2015:</b> WILLIAM BESCHKE. The Dreadful Sufferings and Thrilling Adventures of an Overland Party of Emigrants to California. US$ 15,000-25,000.
    <b>Bonhams 9 Feb 2015:</b> LORENZO D. ALDRICH. 1818/1819-1851. A Journal of the Overland Route to California! US$ 25,000-35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 9 Feb 2015:</b> JOHN WOODHOUSE AUDUBON. 1812-1862. Illustrated Notes of an Expedition Through Mexico and California. US$ 80,000-120,000.
  • <b>19th Century Shop.</b> Gold mining boomtown collection of 23 photos<br>of Goldfield, Nevada (1905)
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> Columbus and New World Exploration manuscript (1512)
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> A. J. Russell.<br>The Great West (1869) 50 original mounted photos
    <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.
  • <b>CLICK HERE TO CONSIGN</b>
    <b>EXCEPTIONAL PRICES</b> AN EARLY ENGLISH TERRESTRIAL GLOBE, MORDEN AND BERRY, CIRCA 1673. Price realized: £56,250:
    <b>EXCEPTIONAL PRICES:</b> An Early Italian Binocular Telescope, PIETRO PATRONI, 1719. Price realized: £338,500. <b>World Record Price!</b>
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    <b>EXCEPTIONAL PRICES:</b> A Three-Rotor Enigma Chipher Machine, Circa 1939. Keyboard, metal case, plugboard, carrying case... Price realized: £133,250. <b>World Record Price!</b>
    <b>EXCEPTIONAL PRICES:</b> A George III Portable Orrery Invented and made by W. Jones and sold by him in Holborn, circa 1787. Price realized: £97,250. <b>World Record Price!</b>
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    <b>EXCEPTIONAL PRICES:</b> HENRY SALT (1780-1827). Twenty Four Views taken in St. Helena, the Cape, India, Ceylon... Price realized: £67,250. <b>World Record Price!</b>
    <b>EXCEPTIONAL PRICES:</b> An Elephant Bird Egg, Madagascar, pre-17th century. Price realized: £122,500.
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