Leslie Hindman Auctioneers: Fine Books and Manuscripts, 654, Chicago

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
05/01/2019 - 05/01/2019
Page Size: 436 items in 18 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1À BECKETT, Gilbert Abbott (1811-1856).

The Comic History of England.

Londonn.d. USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 62.50
2AESOP (c. 620-560 B.C.) -- L'ESTRANGE, Roger, Sir (1616-1704), translator.

Fables of Aesop and other Eminent Mythologists: With Morals and Reflexions.

London1694USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 150.00
4ANACREON (?572-?488 B.C.).

Odes...traduites en francois, avec le texte grec, la version latine, des notes critiques, et deux dissertations.

Parisan VII [1799]. USD 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
9 [Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig (1886-1969)].

A group of 15 works about Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and the Bauhaus movement, including:

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 125.00
11SULLIVAN, Louis Henry (1856-1924).

[A System of Architectural Ornament According with a Philosophy of Man's Powers.

Presumably New York1924USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 1,062.50
12[SULLIVAN, Louis Henry (1856-1924)].

A group of 4 works, comprising:

USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 62.50
13* WRIGHT, Frank Lloyd (1867-1959).

The Industrial Revolution Runs Away.

New York1969USD 100.00 - 200.00Not Sold
14[WRIGHT, Frank Lloyd (1869-1959)].

A group of 13 works by or about Frank Lloyd Wright, including:

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 150.00
15* BAJ, Enrico (1924-2003).

La Cravate ne vaut pas une medaille.

Geneva and Milan1972USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
16BLAINE, Nell (1922-1996), illustrator. -- KOCH, Kenneth (1925-2002).

Nell Blaine Prints, Kenneth Koch Poems.

New York1953USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 531.25
17* [BRAQUE, Georges (1882-1963), illustrator] -- PREVERT, Jaques (1900-1977).

Varengeville.

Paris1968USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 100.00
18CHAGALL, Marc (1887-1985).

Illustrations for the Bible.

New York1956USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 2,500.00
19CLEMENTE, Francesco (b.1952).

Funerary Paintings.

New York1988USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 62.50
20* DALI, Salvador (1904-1989), illustrator. -- DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge (1832-1898).

Alice in Wonderland.

New YorkUSD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 5,750.00
21

[DERRIERE LE MIROIR]. A group of 7 issues, comprising:

USD 700.00 - 800.00USD 1,375.00
22DUFY, Raoul (1877-1953), illustrator. -- LA VARENDE, Jean de (1887-1959).

Les Centaures et les Jeux.

Paris1957USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 875.00
23ERTE, Romain de Tirtoff (1892-1990).

Numbers.

1980USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 3,500.00
24FINI, Leonor (1908-1995), Illustrator. -- SHAKESPEARE, William (1564-1616).

La Tempête.

Paris1965USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 812.50
25FINI, Leonor (1908-1995), illustrator. -- PERRET, Jacques (1901-1992).

Les Sept Peches Capitaux.

Nice1967USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
26FINI, Leonor (1907-1996).

Carmilla.

New York1983USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,000.00
27* [HAASS, Terry (1923-2016), illustrator] -- WHITMAN, Walt (1819-1892).

Excerpts from Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass.

New York1966USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 250.00
28* HAJDÚ, Etienne (1907-1996), illustrator. -- DUPIN, Jacques (1927-2012).

Le Corps Clairvoyant.

Paris1963USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 625.00
29* [IDALIE, Olaf -- VERNIERE, Jacques, illustrators] -- CLAVEL, Maurice (1920-1979).

Le Soulèvement De La Vie.

Verona1974USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 112.50
30* JENKINS, Paul (1923-2012), illustrator. -- HODGES, Cyril (1919-1979).

Seeing Voice Welsh Heart.

Paris1965USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 593.75
31* LAVATER, Warja (1913-2007).

Moon Ballad.

New York1973USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 187.50
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ian Fleming, <i>Goldfinger,</i> first edition, inscribed to Sir Henry Cotton, MBE, London, 1959. Sold for $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Joseph Brant, Mohawk Chief, ALS, writing after pledging support to King George III against American rebels, 1776. Sold for a record $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Sonia Delaunay, <i>Ses Peintures</i> . . ., 20 pochoir plates, Paris, 1925. Sold for a record $13,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Diana, Princess of Wales, 6 autograph letters signed to British <i>Vogue</i> editor, 1989-92. Sold for $10,400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Alexander Hamilton, ALS, as Secretary of the Treasury covering costs of the new U.S. Mint, 1793. Sold for $12,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Benjamin Graham & David L. Dodd, <i>Security Analysis,</i> first edition, inscribed by Graham to a Wall Street trader, NY, 1934. Sold for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> George Barbier & François-Louis Schmied, <i>Personnages de Comédie,</i> Paris, 1922. Sold for $9,375.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Ilsée, Princesse de Tripoli,</i> Paris, 1897. Sold for a record $13,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ralph Waldo Emerson, <i>The Dial,</i> first edition of the reconstituted issue, Emerson’s copy with inscriptions, Cincinnati, 1860. Sold for a record $3,250.
  • <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> Presentation Copy. Sold for $500,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. Autograph Letter Signed, 3 pp, negotiating the 2nd American edition with Appleton. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Hemingway, Ernest. Autograph Letter Signed, 8 pp, Paris, 1924, to his father discussing Bullfighting, Stories, and his new baby. Sold for $25,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Corialanus.</i> London, 1623. 1st printing [Extracted from the First Folio]. Sold for $50,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Swift, Jonathan. <i>Gulliver's Travels.</i> London, 1726. 1st edition, Teerink's A edition, fine, large copy. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Fitzroy, Robert. Autograph Letter Signed to agent Thomas Stilwell, informing him of the progress of H.M.S. Beagle. Sold for $17,575.
    <center><b>Bonhams<br> Property from the Collection of Nicole and William R. Keck II</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Sonnets.</i> 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner, bound by Trautz-Bauzonnet. Sold for $13,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. Sold for $5,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. Sold for $7,575.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Rackham, Arthur. <i>Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens.</i> 1/500 copies signed by Rackham. Sold for $4,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Du coté de chez Swann.</i> 1st edition, 1st issue. Inscribed by Proust. Sold for $8,825.
  • <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 14. [CRIMEAN WAR] HAMLEY. <i>The Story of the Campaign of Sebastopol.</i> 1855. £150 to £200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 17. JONGH & D'ALMEIDA. <i>L’armee Russe...</i> c.1898. Colour plates and many illustrations. £500 to £600
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 18. [RUSSIA] LE PRINCE. <i>Oeuvres. 1782.</i> Rare folio format with 80 etchings and 74 aquatints. £4000 to £6000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 21. [RUSSIA] MORNAY. Set of 8 hand-coloured aquatints of carriages, sleighs and occupants. c.1825. £1200 to £1800
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 33. BOWDICH. <i>Excursions in Madeira and Porto Santo.</i> 1825. A fine copy. £800 to £1200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 37. QUIN. <i>An Historical Atlas.</i> 1836. 2nd edn, 21 hand-coloured maps revealing civilisation. £800 to £1200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 39. LE BRUN. <i>Voyages [...] par la Moscovie, en Perse...</i> 1718. 300+ engravings, panorama. £4500 to £5500
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 48. BRIERLY. <i>The English and French fleets in the Baltic.</i> 1855. Colour lithographs. £7000 to £9000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 60. DELLA VALLE. <i>Reise Beschreibung... in Turckey, Egypten, Palestina[...].</i> 1674. £1500 to £2000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 77. MURRAY, Mrs. Watercolour Album of Heaths. c.1860. 55 original watercolours. £750 to £1000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 91. ADDISON. <i>Works...</i> 1721. 4 vols, large paper copy, English red morocco. £2500 to £3500
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 96. HOLBEIN. Imitations of original drawings. 1792-1800. Exceptional copy. £4000 to £6000
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