Sothebys: In Motion: Photos by Eadweard Muybridge - Online bidstart 3/24, n09717, New York

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Auction Report
Auction Date
04/10/2017 - 04/10/2017
Page Size: 70 items in 3 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 633 and 637 (Horse saddle)

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 6,500.00
2EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 160 (Jumping; running straight broad jump)

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 900.00
3EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 719 (Cat; galloping)

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 6,500.00
4EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 759 (Cockatoo; flying)

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 3,200.00
5EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 247 (Sitting down, placing feet on chair)

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 2,200.00
6EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion (29 Motion Studies)

USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00USD 18,000.00
7EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 609 (Trotting; sulky; bay mare)

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,500.00
8EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 488 (Motion Study)

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,100.00
9EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 708, 711, and 712 (Dogs)

USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 3,000.00
10EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 770 (American eagle; flying near ground)

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,900.00
11EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 7 (Walking)

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 900.00
12EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 191 and 193 and Plate 190 (Dancing)

USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 2,400.00
13EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 161 (Jumping; standing high jump)

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,200.00
14EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 695 (Elk; galloping)

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,900.00
15EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 4 and 66 and Plate 68 (Men Walking and Running)

USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 2,200.00
16EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion (28 Motion Studies)

USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00USD 20,000.00
17EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 289, 292, and 293 (Cricket)

USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 2,600.00
18EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 642 and Plate 598 (Horse saddled male rider)

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 3,200.00
19EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 332 and 339 and Plate 334 (Boxing)

USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 4,800.00
20EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 365 and 368 (Acrobatics)

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 3,200.00
21EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 666 and 678 (Girl Riding Donkey and Boy in Sulky Pulled by Goat)

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,000.00
22EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 363 (Acrobat)

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 2,200.00
23EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion, Plate 573, 591, and 651 (Horses)

USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 3,500.00
24EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion (25 Animal Motion Studies)

USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00USD 17,000.00
25EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, 1830-1904

Animal Locomotion (11 Motion Studies)

USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00USD 7,500.00
  • <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Charles Darwin on sexuality and the transmission of hereditary characteristics: Autograph Letter Signed to Lawson Tait. Down, 17 January [1877].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> MILTON, JOHN. <i>Paradise Lost. A Poem written in ten books.</i> London: 1667. A very rare example with the contemporary binding untouched and with a 1667 title page.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Hamilton secures the ratification of the Constitution: <i>The Debates and Proceedings of the Convention of the State of New-York, assembled at Poughkeespsie, on the 17th June, 1788.</i>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> The social contract “Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains”: ROUSSEAU, JEAN-JACQUES. <i>Principes du Droit Politique [Du Contract Social]</i>. Amsterdam: Michel Rey, 1762
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> “The first English textbook on geometrical land-measurement and surveying”: BENESE, RICHARD. <i>This Boke Sheweth the Maner of Measurynge All Maner of Lande…</i>
  • <b>Bonhams: Exploration and Travel, Featuring Americana, Part I. September 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Shackleton, Ernest. <i>Aurora Australis.</i> Printed at the sign of 'The Penguins'; East Antarctica, 1908. $70,000 to $100,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Shackleton, Ernest. <i>South Polar Times.</i> 1st edition, limited issue. from the library of Michael Barne. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> General Washington's <i>Proceedings of a General Court Martial... of Major General Lee.</i> Philiadelphia, 1778. 100 copies printed for Congress. BOUND WITH: ...Court Martial... of St Clair and ...Schuyler. $25,000 to $35,000
    <b>Bonhams: Exploration and Travel, Featuring Americana, Part I. September 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> <i>The Voice of the People.</i> Boston, 1754. Rare pamphlet on the Excise Tax. Nathaniel Sparhawk's copy. $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Autograph Letter Signed ("S.L. Clemens"), offering extensive hard-earned advice on writing, 5 pp, 1881. $30,000 to $50,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> After Fra Egnazio Danti. <i>L'Ultime Parti not:e nel Indie Occid:ntli" [The last known parts of the Western Indies].</i> Painted Map of California, Western Mexico, and Japan. $70,000 to $100,000
    <b>Bonhams: Exploration and Travel, Featuring Americana, Part I. September 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Ptolemaeus, Claudius. <i>Geographie opus nouissima...</i> 1513. The most important edition of Ptolemy, containing the Admiral's Map. $250,000 to $350,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> De Arellano, Don Alonso. Manuscript, his <i>"Relación mui singular y circunstanciada... Capitán del Patax San Lucas,"</i> manuscript copy from the Sir Thomas Phillips collection. $50,000 to $80,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Purchas, Samuel. <i>Purchas his Pilgrimes.</i> First edition. With John Simth's engraved map of Virginia. $70,000 to $100,000
    <b>Bonhams: Exploration and Travel, Featuring Americana, Part I. September 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Lewis, Meriwether. Contemporary manuscript true copy of his final power of attorney, 1809. $8,000 to $12,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> <i>A New Method of Macarony Making, as Practiced at Boston in North America.</i> Mezzotint. London, 1774. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> <i>Scientific Base Ball Pitching: A Treatise on the Pitcher, Pitching, Origin and Philosophy of the Curve.</i> Chicago, 1897. $2,000 to $3,000
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Franklin H. Brown, <i>State Sovereignty, National Union,</i> Chicago, 1860. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Thomas Paine, <i>The American Crisis,</i> Fishkill, NY, December 1776. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b><br>The Aitken Bible, Philadelphia, 1781. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Francisco Loubayssin de Lamarca, probable first edition of the first novel set in the Spanish New World, Paris, 1617. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Juan de la Anunciación, <i>Sermonario en lengua mexicana,</i> first edition, first book of sermons in Nahuatl, Mexico, 1577. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Maturino Gilberti, <i>Thesoro spiritual en lengua de Mechuacá,</i> first edition, Mexico, 1558. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Commission of William O. Stoddard as secretary to the president, signed by Lincoln, Washington, 1861. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> <i>Clay and Frelinghuysen,</i> flag banner, circa 1844. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Daguerreotype of a man believed to be Frederick Granger Williams Smith, son of Joseph Smith, circa late 1850s. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> John C. Wolfe, <i>Portrait of Abraham Lincoln,</i> oil on board in period wooden frame, circa 1860s. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Francis W. Winton, manuscript on pow-wows with indigenous Canadians, 1881. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Family letters from two young daguerreotype artists, 1826-79. $10,000 to $15,000.
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