Rago Arts and Auctions: Remix Sale - Prints, Books, 40718, Lambertville

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
04/07/2018 - 04/07/2018
Page Size: 35 items in 2 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
2096BEN SHAHN (American, 1898-1969)

Two works: "Cat's Cradle," and "Mask P. 51,"

1959, 1963USD 1,500.00 - 1,800.00USD 3,625.00
2101LEONARD TSUGUHARU FOUJITA (French/Japanese, 1886-1968);

Les Mesangeree, Deux Femmes

1963USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
2105FRANCESCO SCAVULLO (American, 1921-2004)

Untitled triptych (roses in a Chinese vase)

1987USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 3,250.00
2134TAKAHASHI HIROAKI (Japanese, 1871-1944); KAWASE HA

Two: "Sacred Bridge at Nikko," together with "Zôjô-ji Temple in Shiba (Shiba Zôjôji)" from the series Twenty Views of Tokyo (Tôkyô nijûkei)

ca. 1936, 1925;USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 6,250.00
2136UTAGAWA HIROSHIGE (Japanese, 1797-1858)

Night Rain at Karasaki (Karasaki yau), from the series Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei no uchi),

ca. 1834-35USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 469.00

Five silk prints depicting Parisian monuments

USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 563.00
2180LOUISE NEVELSON (American, 1899-1998)

Essences 4 and "Essences 14,"

1977USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 1,125.00
2216PATRICK DEMARCHELIER (French, b. 1942)

Giraffes, Tanzania and "Tree, Tanzania, African,"

1993USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 4,063.00

"Veduta Fantastica di S. Giacomo a Rialto,"

ca. 1740USD 1,800.00 - 2,400.00USD 1,125.00
2227FRANK DUVENECK (American, 1848-1919)

Riva degli Schiavoni, I

ca. 1880USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,750.00
2228FRANK DUVENECK (American, 1848-1919)

Riva degli Schiavoni, II

1880USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 2,000.00
2351THE CONNOR BROTHERS (British, 20th c.)

True Love Stories

2013USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,188.00
2354RED GROOMS (American, b. 1937)

Heavy Metal

2009USD 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold
2373JAMES ABBOTT MCNEILL WHISTLER (American, 1834-1903


1859USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,875.00
2376EMILE ALBERT GRUPPE (American, 1896-1978)

Untitled (sailor at helm)

USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
2381AL HIRSCHFELD (American, 1903-2003)

Three works: "Woody Allen," and "Madonna," together with "Mikhail Baryshnikov,"

USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 1,375.00
2382AL HIRSCHFELD (American, 1903-2003)

Four etchings: "Barbara Streisand," , "Bette Midler," PP I/II, "Tootsie," and "Shirley MacLaine,"

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,188.00
2460UTAGAWA KUNISADA (Japanese, 1786-1864)

Scene from Inaka Genji from the series Eastern Magic Lantern Slides in Edo Purple (Edo Murasaki Azuma no utsushi-e)

1847-52USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 344.00
2461OHARA KOSON (Japanese, 1878-1945)

Snipes and Reeds, 1926 and "Wild Ducks and Pampas Grass,"

1931USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 50.00
2465SCHOOL OF UTAGAWA KUNIYOSHI (Japanese, 1797-1861)

Two untitled woodblock prints depicting geishas,

mid to late 19th c. (framed separately)USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 281.00
2472TOYOHARA CHIKANOBU (Japanese, 1838-1912) TOYOHARA KUNICHIKA (Japanese, 1835-1900)


USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 500.00
2473UTAGAWA HIROSHIGE (Japanese, 1797-1858)

The Gion Shrine in Snow from the series Famous Views of Kyoto, and "Snow Scene at the Shrine of Benzaiten in the Pond at Inokashira from the series Snow, Moon, and Flowers at Famous Places (Meisho setsugekka)

ca. 1834, 1844-45USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 500.00

EMANUEL BOWEN 18TH C. MAP "Particular Draughts and Plans of some of the Principle Towns and Harbours Belonging to the English, French and Spanish in America and the West Indies,"

London,1747USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 688.00

18TH C. ETCHINGS Five copperplate etchings of German coats of arms,

ca. 1730-70sUSD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
2499ROMAN VISHNIAC (American, 1897-1990)

A Square in Kazimierz, Cracow,

ca. 1938USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,500.00
  • <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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