Michaans Auctions: Gallery Auction - Books, Prints, Photographs, 51119, Alameda, CA

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Auction Report
Auction Date
05/11/2019 - 05/11/2019
Page Size: 48 items in 2 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
375Unidentified Artist:

Woodblock Print of Tiger Lilies.

USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
390After BASILIUS BESLER (German 1561-1629)

Palma Christi Flori purpuris, Hyacinthus Stellatus Peruanus, Orchis minor Flori incarnato Hand colored engraving.

USD 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold
393BASILIUS BESLER (German 1561-1629)

Ptarmica Vulgaris, Papaver Spinosum, Cnysocme Pezegrina and "... Paronia Bizanthina Maior ..."

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,140.00
530Nishijima Katsuyuki (b. 1945):

Five Woodblock Prints.

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 480.00
553CARL MYDANS (American 1907-2004)

Unloading Riche at Kobe, Japan Gelatin silver print.

USD 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
554CARL MYDANS (American 1907-2004)

Japanese Surrender on Board the U.S.S Missouri in Tokyo Bay Gelatin silver print.

1945, 1999USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 720.00
555JOE ROSENTHAL (American 1911-2006)

Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima Photograph with (Honoring the Armed Forces) signed envelope.

USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 720.00
556DAVID HOCKNEY (English born 1937)

Celia Inquiring Lithograph.

(19)79.USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 13,200.00
557PABLO PICASSO (Spanish 1881-1973)

Vallauris 1960 Exposition Linocut on arches paper.

USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 3,300.00
558JOAN MIRO (Spanish 1893-1983)

L'Escalier de la Nuit Color aquatint, etching and carborundum.

USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00Not Sold
559JOHN LENNON (British 1940-1980)

Untitled Erotic Scene (from Bag One series) Lithograph on BFK Rives paper.

USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 780.00
560After PABLO PICASSO (Spanish 1881-1973)

Picador et Taureau Linocut.

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
561After JOAN MIRO (Spanish 1893-1983)

La Faune, (The Faun) (from Derriere le Miroir) Color lithograph.

USD 700.00 - 900.00Not Sold
562JOHN LENNON (British 1940-1980)

Untitled Erotic Scene (from Bag One Series) Lithograph on BFK rives paper.

USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 780.00
563DAVID HOCKNEY (British b. 1937)

David Hockney: Galerie Claude Bernard Offset lithograph poster.

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
564JOAN MIRO (Spanish 1893-1983)

For the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Lithograph on Arches paper.

USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 4,200.00
576MIHAIL CHEMIAKIN (Russian b. 1943)

La Ventre de Paris 12 Lithograph.

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
577ROBERT FRANK (Swiss b. 1924)

The Americans: Photographs by Robert Frank with Introduction by Jack Kerouac Book.

USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 300.00
586RICHARD DIEBENKORN (American 1922-1993)

White Club Etching.

USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 3,600.00
587JAMES R. BINGHAM (American 1917-1981)

Next! Japan 6th War Loan Lithographic poster.

USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
588ALLEN SAALBURG (American 1899-1987)

Remember Dec. 7th! Lithographic poster.

USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
589CHARLES SCHULZ (American 1922-2000)

Let's Not Play Lovers' Games, Chuck (daily single strip) Pen and ink 4 panel comic strip.

USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00USD 9,600.00
590KEITH HARING (American 1958-1990)

Knokke 87 Screenprint poster for the one man show exhibition at the Casino Knokke at Knokke Zoute, Belgium.

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 660.00
591CHARLEY HARPER (American 1922-2007)

Devotion in the Ocean, "Dolfun", "Skipping School" Serigraph.

USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 480.00
592ANDY WARHOL (American 1928-1987)

Marilyn (Exhibition poster for Warhol: The Tate Gallery) Offset lithograph in colors.

USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 660.00
  • <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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