Swann Galleries: Art, Press & Illustrated Books, 2349, New York

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
05/07/2014 - 05/07/2014
Page Size: 307 items in 13 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1HORS COMMERCE SET WITH A TEST PRINT ALBERS, JOSEF. Formulation: Articulation. New York and New Haven 1972USD 5,000.00 - 7,500.00USD 9,375.00
2 Allen, Harris Stearns. The Trail of Beauty. San Francisco1940USD 600.00 - 900.00Not Sold
3Four Fictions. Kentfield1973USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 312.00
4APOLLINAIRE, GUILLAUME; and ROUVEYRE, ANDRA. Vitam Impendere Amori: PoA..mes et Dessins. Paris, Mercure de France1917USD 350.00 - 500.00Not Sold
5 Pfeiffer, Bruce Brooks. Frank Lloyd Wright. Tokyo, 1984-90USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00Not Sold
6 Peters, William Wesley. Monona Terrace Auditorium & Civic Center, Madison, Wisconsin. 1961USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 768.00
7 Wright, Frank Lloyd. Genius and the Mobocracy. New York1949USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,216.00
8 Yanagui, R; and Foujimoto, S. La Villa ImpAriale Katsura. Tokyo1961USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 625.00
9ARIKHA, AVIGDOR. CaAn Text chosen and translated by D. Paris1955USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,088.00
10Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de. The First Part of the History of the Valorous and Wittie Knight-Errant Don Quixote of the Mancha. Chelsea1927-28USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 4,000.00
11(AVATI, MARIO.) Brillat-Savarin, Jean AnthA..lme. Aphorismes Menus & VariAtAs. Paris1961USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 1,152.00
12(BAKST, LAON.) Levinsohn, AndrA. LAon Bakst. Berlin1925USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 1,875.00
13BARBIER, GEORGE. La Guirlande des Mois pour 1918. Paris1918USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 438.00
14(BASKIN, LEONARD.) Euripides. Hippolytos. Northampton1969USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 812.00
15BASKIN, LEONARD. Drawings for the Iliad. New York1962USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 469.00
16BEARD, MARK. Nineteen Famous People, Twenty-Two Friends and Six Nudes. New York: 1992USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 2,750.00
17BEHMER, MARCUS. Zadig, oder das Geschick: Eine Morgenlaendische Geschicte. Berlin:1912USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 1,000.00
18(BILL, MAX.) Maldonado, TomA!s. Max Bill. Buenos Aires1955USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 512.00
19Crosby, Caresse. Crosses of Gold: A Book of Verse. Paris1925USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 1,062.00
20(BRAQUE, GEORGES.) Cocteau. Jean; and Laloy, Louis. ThAatre Serge de Diaghilew. Paris1924USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 1,152.00
21(BRAQUE, GEORGES.) Jouhandeau, Marcel. Descente aux Enfers. Paris1961USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,875.00
22BRUNELLESCHI, UMBERTO. Contes du Temps Jadis. Paris1912USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 531.00
23LE CENTAURE,. Paris1896USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 562.00
24CHAGALL, MARC. DerriA..re le Miroir 66 - 67 - 68. Paris1954USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 15,000.00
25CHAGALL, MARC. The Jerusalem Windows. New York1962USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 938.00
  • <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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