Swann Galleries: Vintage Posters, 2484, New York

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Auction Report
Auction Date
08/01/2018 - 08/01/2018
Page Size: 608 items in 25 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1LUCY KEMP-WELCH (1869-1958)

FORWARD! / ENLIST NOW.

Harrow. 1915USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,875.00
2LLOYD MYERS (1882-1955)

BRITISHERS YOU'RE NEEDED / COME ACROSS NOW.

New York. Circa 1916. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 1,000.00
3SIR BERNARD PARTRIDGE (1861-1945)

TAKE UP THE SWORD OF JUSTICE.

Harrow. Circa 1914. USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 812.00
4DESIGNER UNKNOWN

EAGLE HUT / Y.M.C.A.

[London.] USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 281.00
5GUY LIPSCOMBE (1881-1952)

BRITISHERS / ENLIST TO - DAY.

1915USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 553.00
6DESIGNER UNKNOWN

LIONS HEAD / PICTURES SHOWING TODAY.

1911USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 293.00
7SAVILE LUMLEY (1876-1960)

DADDY, WHAT DID YOU DO IN THE GREAT WAR? 1915.

London. 1915USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 1,000.00
8DESIGNER UNKNOWN

STEP INTO YOUR PLACE.

Harrow. 1915USD 500.00 - 750.00Not Sold
9DESIGNER UNKNOWN

LINE UP, BOYS! ENLIST TO - DAY.

London.]1915USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 562.00
10VARIOUS ARTISTS

[WORLD WAR I / PARLIAMENTARY RECRUITING COMMITTEE.] Group of 15 posters.

Circa 1915. USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,000.00
11RENZO BARCHI (1902-1991)

LA BANCA COMMERCIALE ITALIANA / SOTTOSCRIVETE.

Milan.1917USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 625.00
12VARIOUS ARTISTS

[WORLD WAR I.] Two posters.

1916 & 1918. USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 625.00
13FIRMIN BOUISSET (1859-1925)

EMPRUNT DE LA LIBÉRATION / ON LES A.

Paris. Circa 1918. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 469.00
14ROGER DE VALERIO (1896-1951)

ENGAGEZ - VOUS DANS LES TROUPES DE LA MÉTROPOLE.

Paris. 1916USD 500.00 - 750.00Not Sold
15VARIOUS ARTISTS

[FRENCH WORLD WAR I.] Group of 5 posters.

Circa 1915-1918USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 469.00
16VARIOUS ARTISTS

[FRENCH WORLD WAR I.] Two posters.

Circa 1917. USD 500.00 - 750.00Not Sold
17DESIGNER UNKNOWN

HÂTEZ SON RETOUR EN SOUSCRIVANT À L'EMPRUNT DE LA VICTOIRE.

1914USD 700.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
18ROBERT L. LEONARD (1879-?)

DER IST SCHULD.

Circa 1916. USD 700.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
19ALFRED ROLLER (1864-1935)

UND IHR? / 7. KRIEGSANLEIHE.

1917USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 750.00
20FRITZ ERLER (1868-1940)

UND IHR? / ZEICHNET KRIEGSANLEIHE.

Circa 1917. USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 3,000.00
21MICHAEL P. WHELAN (DATES UNKNOWN)

MEN WANTED FOR THE ARMY.

Circa 1910. USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,062.00
22MICHAEL P. WHELAN (DATES UNKNOWN)

MEN WANTED FOR THE ARMY.

Circa 1910. USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 875.00
23HAZEL ROBERTS (1883-1966)

WAR CLOUDS GATHER! / "MANHOOD WILLING BUT UNARMED."

1916USD 500.00 - 750.00Not Sold
24FRANCES ADAMS HALSTEAD (DATES UNKNOWN)

COLUMBIA CALLS.

1916USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 1,062.00
25MONOGRAM UNKNOWN

WOMAN YOUR COUNTRY NEEDS YOU!

Circa 1917. USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,625.00
  • <b>Chiswick Auctions: Summer Books. August 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Adams (Richard). <i>Watership Down,</i> FIRST EDITION, author inscription on front free end paper, folded map tipped in, original boards, dust-jacket. £800 to £1,200
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Bowles (John). <i>Several Prospects of the Most…la Ville de Londres, avec des Remarques Historiques fort Succinctes, qui les Regardant,</i> 20 double page engraved plates only, of 23, 1724. £200 to £300
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Auden (W.H.). <i>Our Hunting Fathers,</i> FIRST SEPARATE EDITION, 1 of 22 copies, COPY B OF 5 PRINTED ON NORMANDIE, original patterned wrappers, Cambridge, for Frederic Prokosch, 1935. £800 to £1200
    <b>Chiswick Auctions: Summer Books. August 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Barrie (J. M.) & Attwell (Mabel Lucie, illustrator). <i>Peter Pan & Wendy,</i> FIRST EDITION, 12 chromolithograph plates, publisher's blue cloth, original printed dust jacket, [c.1920]; and 3 others (4). £200 to £300
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Bartolozzi (Francesco). Genius Calling Forth the Fine Arts to Adorn Manufactures and Commerce; Agriculture (Husbandry Aided by Arts and Commerce), glazed and framed. £200 to £300
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> A collection of engraved caricatures, including Gillray ([James]) Tales of Wonder!, 1802; Rowlandson (Thomas) Sports, Smock Racing, 1811;Irish Jaunting Carr, 1814. £400 to £600
    <b>Chiswick Auctions: Summer Books. August 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Bennett (Charles H, illustrator). <i>Æsop’s Fables,</i> 1875; Buchanan (Robert). <i>Ballad Stories of the Affections,</i> [1866]; Douce (Francis), The Dance of Death, 1833. £200 to £300
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Chinese Illustrations. A group of 6 Cantonese rice paper illustrations, depicting scenes of torture with different instruments, gouache, c.340 x 220mm, original wrapper boards preserved, [c. 1800]. £200 to £300
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Dulac (Edmund). <i>The Queen of Romania, The Dreamer of Dreams,</i> 5 coloured plates, [1915]; and others illustrated by Edmund Dulac. £300 to £400
    <b>Chiswick Auctions: Summer Books. August 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Fronth (Per). Xingu Chronicles, the portfolio, comprising 30 plates, photogravues in colours, each signed, dated and titled in pencil, each numbered 10/35, on wove paper, 790 x 600 x 60mm, 1997. £300 to £400
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Pasternak (Boris). <i>Doctor Zhivago,</i> FIRST ENGLISH EDITION, original red publisher’s cloth, pictorial dust jacket, 4to, Collins & Harvill Press, 1958. £200 to £300
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> 13 sepia photographs of visitors to the Thermes Nationaux d’Aix-les-Bains, c. 150 x 105mm, c.1890 (12). £300 to £400
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Luis de Lucena, <i>Arte de Ajedres,</i> first edition of the earliest extant manual on modern chess, Salamanca, circa 1496-97. Sold for $68,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Carte-de-visite album with 83 images of prominent African Americans & abolitionists, circa 1860s. Sold for $47,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Gustav Klimt, <i>Das Werk,</i> Vienna & Leipzig, 1918. Sold for $106,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Man Ray, <i>[London Transport] – Keeps London Going,</i> 1938. Sold for $149,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Thomas Jefferson, Letter Signed, to Major-General Nathanael Greene, promising reinforcements against Cornwallis, 1781. Sold for $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Nicolas de Fer, <i>L’Amerique Divisee Selon Letendue de ses Principales Parties,</i> Paris, 1713. Sold for $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Russell H. Tandy, <i>The Secret in the Old Attic,</i> watercolor, pencil & ink, 1944. Sold for $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest Hemingway, <i>Three Stories & Ten Poems,</i> first edition of the author's first book, Paris, 1923. Sold for $23,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Walker Evans, <i>River Rouge Plant,</i> silver print, 1947. Sold for $57,500.
  • <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: September 25, New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Ernst, Max. <i>Mr. Knife and Miss Fork</i>. Paris, 1932. DELUXE EDITION. Sold for $15,625
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Cage, John. Autograph musical leaf from his Concert for Piano and Orchestra, NY, 1958. Sold for $18,750
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Cage, John. Autograph musical leaf from his Concert for Piano and Orchestra, NY, 1958. Sold for $18,750
    <b>Bonhams: September 25, New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Einstein, Albert. Signed Passport Photo for his US citizenship application. Bermuda, 1935. Sold for $17,500
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Verard, Antoine. Illuminated printed Book of Hours. Paris, 1507. Sold for $7,500
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Wetterkurzschlussel. German Weather Report Codebook - for Enigma use. Berlin, 1942. Sold for $225,000
    <b>Bonhams: September 25, New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Morelos y Pavon, Jose Maria. Autograph letter signed to El Virrey Venegas, February 5, 1812. Sold for $6,250
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Milne, A.A. Complete set of <i>Winnie-the-Pooh</i> books. 4 volumes. All first issue points. London, 1924-1928. Sold for $5,250
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> A 48-star American Flag, battle worn flown at Guadalcanal and Peleliu, 1942-1944. Sold for $35,000
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Locke, John. Autograph Letter Signed mourning the death of his friend, William Molyneaux, 2 pp, October 27, 1698. Sold for $20,000
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