Cowans Auctions: Civil War Union Generals' Cartes de Visite, 357, Cincinnati

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Auction Report
Auction Date
04/30/2014 - 04/30/2014
Page Size: 536 items in 22 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
32Four CDVs: John J. Abercrombie, Benj. Alvord, Adelbert Ames, Robert AndersonUSD 700.00 - 900.00USD 441.00
33Four CDVs: Jacob Ammen, Robert Anderson, Christopher C. Andrews, Geo. L. AndrewsUSD 600.00 - 800.00USD 353.00
34Five CDVs: Robert Anderson, Geo. L. Andrews, Samuel Andrews, Wm. H. Anthon, Richard ArnoldUSD 500.00 - 700.00USD 210.00
35Six CDVs: Robt. Anderson, C.C. Augur, Wm. W. Averell, Romeyn Ayres, Edward D. Baker, N.P. Banks USD 500.00 - 600.00USD 360.00
36Five CDVs: Robt. Anderson, Alexander S. Asboth, C.C. Augur, Wm. W. Averell, R.B. AyresUSD 800.00 - 1,000.00USD 558.00
374 CDVs: Romeyn Ayres, Absolom Baird, N.P. Banks, John G. BarnardUSD 500.00 - 600.00USD 330.00
38Four CDVs: N.P. Banks, John G. Barnard, Jos. K. Barnes, Wm. F. BarryUSD 500.00 - 600.00USD 353.00
39Autographed CDV of Gen. Henry A. Barnum Wearing 12th/20th Corps BadgeUSD 500.00 - 700.00USD 705.00
40Four CDVs: N.P. Banks, Joseph J. Bartlett, Wm. F. Bartlett, Geo. D. BayardUSD 600.00 - 800.00USD 270.00
41Autographed CDV of Gen. Joseph J. BartlettUSD 600.00 - 800.00USD 441.00
42Four CDVs: Henry Baxter, Samuel Beatty, Wm. W. Belknap, Henry W. BenhamUSD 700.00 - 900.00USD 323.00
43Autographed CDV of Gen. Wm. W. BelknapCarte is ink signed beneath portrait, verso with dedication and Alexander Gardner backmark. Post-war, Secretary of War under scandal ridden Grant administration. Provenance: The Robert Trownsell Collection USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 300.00
44Four CDVs: Wm. W. Belknap, Henry W. Benham, Wm. P. Benton, Hiram BerryUSD 500.00 - 700.00USD 294.00
45Four CDVs: Daniel D. Bidwell, Henry W. Birge, David B. Birney, Francis P. Blair, Jr.USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 499.00
46Four CDVs: Henry W. Birge, Louis Blenker, James G. Blunt, Henry BohlenUSD 500.00 - 700.00USD 441.00
47Five CDVs: David B. Birney, James Bowen, Jeremiah T. Boule, Luther Bradley, Wm. T. BrooksUSD 400.00 - 600.00USD 206.00
48Four CDVs: John M. Brannan, Mason Brayman, Henry S. Briggs, Wm. T. BrooksUSD 600.00 - 800.00USD 411.00
49Five CDVs: Ebert B. Brown, C.P. Buckingham, R.P. Buckland, Don Carlos Buell, W.W. BurnsUSD 500.00 - 700.00USD 330.00
50CDV of Gen. John Buford from "John C. Tidball" AlbumUSD 500.00 - 700.00USD 588.00
51Four CDVs: Don Carlos Buell, John Buford, Ambrose Burnside, Richard BusteedUSD 600.00 - 800.00USD 382.00
52Four CDVs: Napoleon B. Buford, Burnside, Benj. Butler, Daniel ButterfieldUSD 600.00 - 800.00USD 411.00
53Autographed CDV of Gen. Ambrose BurnsideUSD 500.00 - 700.00USD 646.00
54Four CDVs: Benj. Butler, Dan'l. Butterfield, Geo. Cadwalader, Robt. A. CameronUSD 500.00 - 700.00USD 294.00
55Four CDVs: Benj. Butler, Geo. Cadwalader, Robt. A. Cameron, Edward CanbyUSD 500.00 - 700.00USD 323.00
56Four CDVs: John C. Caldwell, R.A. Cameron, Edward Canby, Wm P. CarlinUSD 600.00 - 800.00USD 529.00
  • <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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