Sothebys: A Beautiful Life: Photographs from the Collection of Leland Hirsch, n09835, New York

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
04/10/2018 - 04/10/2018
Page Size: 51 items in 3 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Herb Ritts

'STEPHANIE, CINDY, CHRISTY, TATJANA, NAOMI, HOLLYWOOD'

1989USD 50,000.00 - 70,000.00USD 150,000.00
2Robert Mapplethorpe

LISA MARIE

1987USD 30,000.00 - 50,000.00USD 68,750.00
3Richard Avedon

NASTASSJA KINSKI AND THE SERPENT, LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA

1981, printed in 1982USD 60,000.00 - 90,000.00USD 81,250.00
4Grillo Demo

'ELLE WITH FALLING JASMINE'

2007USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 6,875.00
5Chuck Close

UNTITLED (KATE)

2008USD 25,000.00 - 35,000.00Not Sold
6Lillian Bassman

ANNELIESE SEUBERT

1999, printed in 2000USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 7,500.00
7Lillian Bassman

'MARGIE CATO, HARPER'S BAZAAR' (BORN TO DANCE, DRESS BY EMILY WILKINS, NEW YORK)

1950, printed laterUSD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 7,500.00
8Irving Penn

'VOGUE CHRISTMAS COVER (NEW YORK)'

1949, printed before 1959USD 60,000.00 - 90,000.00Not Sold
9Irving Penn

'MAN LIGHTING GIRL'S CIGARETTE (NEW YORK)'

1949, printed in 1983USD 70,000.00 - 100,000.00USD 125,000.00
10Horst P. Horst

'ROUND THE CLOCK I, N. Y.'

1987, printed laterUSD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 12,500.00
11Tom Baril

'TWO CALLAS'

2002USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 2,125.00
12Tom Baril

'CALLA LILY'

2002USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 2,125.00
13Tom Baril

'TWO ROSES'

 2002USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 3,250.00
14Tom Baril

'TULIPS'

2002USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 2,125.00
15Man Ray

MARIE-BERTHE AURENCHE, MAX ERNST, LEE MILLER, AND MAN RAY

circa 1933, printed laterUSD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 6,250.00
16Horst P. Horst

GABRIELLE ('COCO') CHANEL

1937, printed no later than circa 1955USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 8,125.00
17Man Ray

NOMA COPLEY

1949USD 30,000.00 - 50,000.00Not Sold
18Man Ray

'BRAS' (ARM)

circa 1933USD 80,000.00 - 120,000.00USD 100,000.00
19Horst P. Horst

'CORSET, PARIS' (MAINBOCHER CORSET)

1939, printed laterUSD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00USD 10,000.00
20Tom Baril

'THREE ROSES'

 2002USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 2,500.00
21Irving Penn

'WOMAN ON THE BEACH, SMOKING (MARY JANE RUSSELL, LONG ISLAND, N. Y.)'

1949, printed in 1990USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00USD 25,000.00
22Herb Ritts

'FEMALE TORSO WITH VEIL, PARADISE COVE'

1984USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 12,500.00
23Ruth Bernhard

'TWO FORMS'

1963, printed laterUSD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 4,375.00
24Irving Penn

'ISSEY MIYAKE DESIGN WITH BLACK FAN (NEW YORK)'

1987, printed in 1992USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00USD 18,750.00
25Robert Mapplethorpe

LISA LYON

1981USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00Not Sold
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Jacques-Émile Ruhlmann, wallpaper sample book, circa 1919. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Archive from a late office of the Breuer & Smith architectural team, New York, 1960-70s. $3,500 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> William Morris, <i>The Story of the Glittering Plain or the Land of Living Men,</i> illustrated by Walter Crane, Kelmscott Press, Hammersmith, 1894. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustave Doré, <i>La Sainte Bible selon la Vulgate,</i> Tours, 1866. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustav Klimt & Max Eisler, <i>Eine Nachlese,</i> complete set, Vienna, 1931. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>Eric Allatini & Gerda Wegener, <i>Sur Talons Rouges,</i> with original watercolor by Wegener, Paris, 1929. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>C.P. Cavafy, <i>Fourteen Poems,</i> illustrated & signed by David Hockney, London, 1966. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Jean Midolle, <i>Spécimen des Écritures Modernes...</i>, Strasbourg, 1834-35. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>E.A. Seguy, <i>Floréal: Dessins & Coloris Nouveaux,</i> Paris, 1925. $3,000 to $4,000.
  • <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> BEETHOVEN, LUDWIG VAN. Autograph Manuscript sketch-leaf part of the score of the Scottish Songs, "Sunset" Op. 108 no 2. [Vienna, February 1818]. Inscribed by Alexander Wheelock Thayer. SOLD for $131,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> Violin belonging to Albert Einstein, presented to him by Oscar H. Steger, 1933. SOLD for $516,500
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> EINSTEIN, ALBERT. Autograph Letter Signed ("Papa") to his son Hans Albert, discussing his involvement with the atomic bomb, September 2, 1945. SOLD for $106,250
    <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> HAMILTON, ALEXANDER. Autograph Letter Signed, to Baron von Steuben, with extensive notes of Von Steuben's aide Benjamin Walker, June 12, 1780. SOLD for $16,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> NEWTON, ISAAC. Autograph Manuscript in Latin, being detailed instructions on making the philosopher's stone. 8 pp. 1790s. SOLD for $275,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> 1869 Inauguration Bible of President Ulysses S. Grant. SOLD for $118,750
  • <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> E.H. SHEPARD, Original drawing for A.A. Milne’s The House at Pooh Corner.<br>$40,000-60,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> BERNARD RATZER, Plan of the City of New York in North America, surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767. $80,000-100,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> THOMAS JEFFERSON, Autograph letter signed comparing Logan, Tecumseh, and Little Turtle to the Spartans. Monticello: 15 February 1821. $14,000-18,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN C. FREMONT, Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, in the Year 1842.. Abridged edition, the only one containing the folding map From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $3,000-5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ZANE GREY, Album containing 94 large format photographs of Grey and party at Catalina Island, Arizona, and fishing in the Pacific. From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $5,000-$8,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> WILLIAM COMBE, A History of Madeira ... illustrative of the Costumes, Manners, and Occupations of the Inhabitants. produced by Ackermann in 1821; From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ERIC TAVERNER, Salmon Fishing... One of 275 copies signed by Taverner, published in 1931,From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN WHITEHEAD, Exploration of Mount Kina Balu, North Borneo. Whitehead reached the high point of Kinabalu in 1888. Part of a major group of travel books from the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN LONG, Voyages and Travels of an Indian Interpreter and Trader, describing the Manners and Customs of the North American Indians... The first edition of 1791. $3,000-$5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> SAMUEL BECKETT, Stirrings Still. This, Beckett’s last work of fiction with original lithographs by Le Brocquy, limited to 200 copies signed by the author and the artist. From the Estate of Howard Kaminsky.. $1,500-$2,500
  • <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>
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