Heritage Auctions: Pin-up, Pulp, and Illustration Art, 5165, Beverly Hills

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Auction Report
Auction Date
05/07/2014 - 05/07/2014
Page Size: 657 items in 27 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
78001CHRIS ACHILLEOS (British, b. 1947)Final Quest, paperback cover, 19831983Not AvailableUSD 1,125.00
78002CHARLES SAMUEL ADDAMS (American, 1912-1988)Be the Best Back in the Business if He Could Keep His Mind on the Game, possible Town & Country magazine cartoon illustration, circa 1950circa 1950Not AvailableUSD 3,500.00
78003AMERICAN ARTIST (20th Century)Air Corps/U.S. Army advertisementNot AvailableUSD 1,625.00
78004AMERICAN ARTIST (20th Century)Pin-up Posing in the Car, Gerlach-Barklow Calendar Company illustrationNot AvailableUSD 1,500.00
78005AMERICAN ARTIST (20th Century)The Deceivers, paperback cover, 19621962Not AvailableUSD 1,062.50
78006AMERICAN ARTIST (20th Century)Tap Softly On My Bedroom Door, paperback cover, 19591959Not AvailableUSD 625.00
78007AMERICAN ARTIST (20th Century)Set-Up for Murder, paperback cover, 19501950Not AvailableUSD 687.50
78008AMERICAN ARTIST (20th Century)Twisted Loves of Nym O'Sullivan, paperback cover, 19601960Not AvailableUSD 625.00
78009HARRY ANDERSON (American, 1906-1996)Flying Kites on the Beach, Great Moments in Early American MotoringNot AvailableUSD 2,250.00
78010HARRY ANDERSON (American, 1906-1996)Yosemite Falls, 1933 Packard, Great Moments in Early American Motoring1933Not AvailableUSD 4,062.50
78011HARRY ANDERSON (American, 1906-1996)A Gathering in Front of Town Hall, Great Moments in Early American MotoringNot AvailableUSD 3,500.00
78012HARRY ANDERSON (American, 1906-1996)Pioneer American Skiers, 1937 Cord, Great Moments in Early American Motoring1937Not AvailableUSD 4,062.50
78013HARRY ANDERSON (American, 1906-1996)Washington, D.C., 1928 Falcon-Knight, Great Moments in Early American Motoring1928Not AvailableUSD 2,750.00
78014VICTOR COLEMAN ANDERSON (American, 1882-1937)Washington's Birthday, Woman's World magazine cover, February 1923Not AvailableUSD 2,500.00
78015VICTOR COLEMAN ANDERSON (American, 1882-1937)Prairie FireNot AvailableUSD 625.00
78016ROLF ARMSTRONG (American, 1889-1960)The Dancer, 19581958Not AvailableUSD 17,500.00
78017ROLF ARMSTRONG (American, 1889-1960)Patriotic Jewel Flowers, Brown & Bigelow calendar illustration, circa 1940scirca 1940sNot AvailableUSD 18,750.00
78018ROLF ARMSTRONG (American, 1889-1960)Betty Blythe, Photoplay magazine cover, September 1921Not AvailableUSD 5,312.50
78019JAMES AVATI (American, 1912-2005)Geronimo Rex, paperback cover, 19731973Not AvailableUSD 8,125.00
78020JAN B. BALET (American, 1913-2009)Flat Tire, The Saturday Evening Post cover, November 24, 19621962Not AvailableUSD 18,750.00
78021HARRY BARTON (American, 1908-2001)Flight by Night, paperback cover, 19561956Not AvailableUSD 2,125.00
78022JOHN CONRAD BERKEY (American, 1932-2008)The Humanoid Touch, hardcover, 19801980Not AvailableUSD 5,625.00
78023JOHN CONRAD BERKEY (American, 1932-2008)The Caves of Steel, paperback cover, 19891989Not AvailableUSD 4,687.50
78024JOHN CONRAD BERKEY (American, 1932-2008)The Gold at Star Bow's End, paperback cover, 19721972Not AvailableUSD 1,000.00
78025JOHN CONRAD BERKEY (American, 1932-2008)Exit From Below, book illustration, 19911991Not AvailableUSD 3,000.00
  • <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 $16,250.
  • <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> China: The Camera Collection. An extensive collection of material from archives of John David Zumbrun and Camera Craft. Sold for US$ 317,000 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> Chernikhov, Yakov Geogievich. 1889-1951. <i>Architectural Cycles</i>. Sold for US$ 425,000 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> Turing, Alan Mathison. 1912-1954. On Computable Numbers, Application to the Entscheidungsproblem. Sold for US$ 50,000 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> CHERNIKHOV, YAKOV GEORGIEVICH. 1889-1951. Sold for US$ 173,000 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> GÖDEL, KURT. On Undecidable Propositions of Formal Mathematical Systems. Sold for US$ 47,500 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> FEYNMAN, RICHARD and LARRY GROBEL. Original Cassette Tape of an interview of Nobel prize winning physicist. Sold for US$ 37,500 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 5 June 2014:</b> A D-Day 48 star Ensign flown from LST-493, 6th June 1944. Sold for US$ 386,500 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 5 June 2014:</b> A Rare Enigma three rotor Enciphering Machine Germany circa 1942-44. Sold for US$ 92,500 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 5 June 2014:</b> Anonymous, alithographic poster, 1939. Sold for US$ 27,500 inc. premium
  • <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers:<br>Sale 322 - Fine Books and Manuscripts, August 6th.</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> Lot 8. MACKENZIE, Alexander. <i>Voyages from Montreal</i>. London, 1801. First edition. Est. $3-5,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> Lot 27. AUDUBON, John James. <i>The Birds of America</i>. New York and Philadelphia, [1839], 1840-1844. Est. $30-50,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> AUDUBON, John James and John BACHMAN. <i>Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America</i>. New York, 1845-1848. 3 vols. Elephant folio edition. Est. $200-400,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers:<br>Sale 322 - Fine Books and Manuscripts, August 6th.</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> GREW, Nehemiah. <i>The Anatomy of Plants</i>. London, 1862. First edition. Est.: $1,500-2,500.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> APIANUS, Petrus. <i>Cosmographia</i>. Cologne, 1574. With 5 plates, 4 with volvelles. Est. $7-9,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> SMITH, Adam. <i>An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations</i>. London, 1776. 2 vols. First edition. Est. $60-80,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> (LOUIS-PHILIPPE I) MCKENNEY AND HALL. <i>History of the Indian Tribes of North America</i>. Philadelphia, 1838, 1844. 3 vols. King Louis-Philippe I copy. Est. $140-180,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> GREENER, Richard. Diploma of first African American man to graduate Harvard College. Est. $10-15,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> (MIRO, Joan) <i>Lithographs I-VI</i>. New York and Paris, 1972, 1975, 1977, 1981 and 1992. 6 vols.<br>Est. $2-4,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> HEMINGWAY, Ernest. <i>A Farewell to Arms</i>. New York, 1929. First edition. Est. $800-1,200.
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