Eldreds: Summer Americana Sale - Books, Prints, 901, East Dennis,

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
08/01/2018 - 08/03/2018
Page Size: 49 items in 2 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
88JOHN JAMES AUDUBON

Cow Bunting". No. 20, Plate 99. Engraved, printed, and colored by Robert Havell Jr. (1793-1878), London, 1830. Double elephant folio edition. Whatman watermark. Double elephant was the largest size paper available in the 19th Century.

London, 1830USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,800.00
111JAMES ABBOTT MCNEILL WHISTLER

Rotherhithe", sixth state. Signed and dated lower left in the matrix.

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 750.00
112JAMES ABBOTT MCNEILL WHISTLER

Drouet Sculpteur". Signed, dated and titled in plate.

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 593.75
113JOHN FRENCH SLOAN

Monkey Man". Signed in pencil lower right "John Sloan".

USD 500.00 - 1,000.00USD 468.75
114SALVADOR DALI

Alice's Evidence". Marked lower center margin "Salvador Dali Portfolio A". Numbered lower left 180/300. Signed in pencil lower right above impressed stamp.

USD 500.00 - 1,000.00USD 600.00
115ROBERT NATKIN

Untitled abstract. AP, numbered 1/10. Signed lower center and dated 1976. Label verso for Modern Art Consultants, New York.

1976USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 312.50
137FRANK BUTLER

From our Window, Marblehead". Signed in pencil lower right "Frank Butler". Titled in pencil lower left.

USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 281.25
149NORMAN ROCKWELL

The Rivals". Signed in pencil lower right "Norman Rockwell". Marked in pencil lower left "A/P" for artist's proof.

USD 500.00 - 1,000.00USD 500.00
150NORMAN ROCKWELL

Summer Stock". Signed in pencil lower right "Norman Rockwell". Marked in pencil lower left "A/P" for artist's proof.

USD 500.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
151NORMAN ROCKWELL

Prescription". Signed in pencil lower right "Norman Rockwell". Marked in pencil lower left "A/P" for artist's proof.

USD 500.00 - 1,000.00USD 480.00
152NORMAN ROCKWELL

Gilding the Eagle". Signed in pencil lower right "Norman Rockwell". Marked in pencil lower left "A/P" for artist's proof.

USD 500.00 - 1,000.00USD 562.50
153NORMAN ROCKWELL

Top Hat And Tails". Signed in pencil lower right "Norman Rockwell". Numbered 187/250 in pencil lower left.

USD 500.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
162THEODOR GEISEL (DR. SEUESS) Massachusetts/California, 1904-1991

Faith and Skepticism Bravely in the Post-War World"

USD 800.00 - 1,000.00USD 1,125.00
172

CIVIL WAR SOLDIER LETTER

1861USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 187.50
175AFTER HENRY I. MEGUREY

New-York Taken from the North west angle of Fort Columbus, Governors Island". Color lithograph, 9.25" x 13.25" sight. Framed 16.25" x 19.75"."

USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 75.00
178

BROADSIDE SALT GRASS AT AUCTION!"

Massachusetts, 19th CenturyUSD 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold
179

ADVERTISING BROADSIDE FROM CAPE COD, MASSACHUSETTS

Circa 1900USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 240.00
180

ILLUSTRATION FUTURE HOME DENNERY'S SEA FOOD HOUSE"

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 240.00
183

TYPED LETTER SIGNED NORMAN MAILER

1984USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
184

HENRY BESTON'S THE OUTERMOST HOUSE: A YEAR OF LIFE ON THE GREAT BEACH OF CAPE COD

N.Y.: 1949USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 270.00
185

MAP OF BARNSTABLE HARBOR

1865USD 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold
186

FIVE ANTIQUE MAPS OF THE SOUTHERN AND MIDWESTERN UNITED STATES

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,500.00
187

COLTON'S GENERAL ATLAS

1859USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 2,040.00
188

EARLY MAP OF THE WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFTER ABRAHAM ORTELIUS

16th CenturyUSD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,125.00
189

RARE EARLY HAND-COLORED ENGRAVED MAP OF NEW ENGLAND AFTER WILLEM JANSZOON BLAEU

Circa 1638.USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,187.50
  • <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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