Potomack Company: Japanese Print Collection: Estate of Frances & Philip H. Bradley - and Rare Books, IT125, Alexandria

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Auction Report
Auction Date
04/17/2019 - 04/17/2019
Page Size: 89 items in 4 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
2000CHOKOSAI EISHO (JAPANESE, LATE 18TH CENTURY)

COURTESAN KOMURASAKI Woodblock print with mica on paper: Oban 10 x 15 in.

LATE 18TH CENTURYUSD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 850.00
2001KEISAI EISEN (JAPANESE, 19TH CENTURY)

LADY IN BLUE KIMONO WITH BATS AND GOURDS Woodblock print diptych: 28 1/2 x 10 in.

19TH CENTURYUSD 450.00 - 650.00USD 325.00
2002KOSHIRO ONCHI (JAPANESE, 1891-1955)

SNOW RABBIT Woodblock print: 9 1/2 x 7 3/4 in.

USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
2003SEKINO JUN'ICHRO (JAPANESE, 1914-1988)

ONCHI KOSHIRO Woodblock print: 25 1/2 x 19 1/4 in.

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,500.00
2004

THREE JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PILLAR PRINTS, LATE 18TH/19TH CENTURY

LATE 18TH/19TH CENTURYUSD 300.00 - 500.00USD 450.00
2005

GROUP OF BIJIN (BEAUTY) PRINTS, 19TH CENTURY

19TH CENTURYUSD 300.00 - 500.00USD 850.00
2006

GROUP OF SIX JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINTS OF BIJIN, LATE 18TH/19TH CENTURY

LATE 18TH/19TH CENTURYUSD 300.00 - 400.00USD 225.00
2007

GROUP OF FIVE JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINTS OF BIJIN, 19TH CENTURY

19TH CENTURYUSD 300.00 - 500.00USD 800.00
2008

GROUP OF SEVEN SMALL JAPANESE PRINTS, 19TH CENTURY

19TH CENTURYUSD 300.00 - 500.00USD 150.00
2009

GROUP OF SEVEN SMALL JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINTS, 19TH CENTURY

19TH CENTURYUSD 300.00 - 500.00USD 400.00
2010HIROSHIGE AND ICHIYOSAI TOYOKUNI (JAPANESE, 19TH CENTURY)

TWO TRIPTYCHS OF LADIES

19TH CENTURYUSD 600.00 - 800.00USD 850.00
2011

TWELVE COLLABORATIVE JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINTS HIROSHIGE AND TOYOKUNI III, 19TH CENTURY

19TH CENTURYUSD 350.00 - 550.00USD 650.00
2012UTAGAWA HIROSHIGE (JAPANESE, 1797-1858)

FIVE VERTICAL OBAN PRINTS

USD 450.00 - 650.00USD 1,600.00
2013UTAGAWA HIROSHIGE (JAPANESE, 1797-1858)

THE PINE OF SUCCESS, NO. 61 FROM THE SERIES 100 FAMOUS VIEWS OF EDO,

1856USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 900.00
2014KEISAI EISEN AND YOSHITORA (JAPANESE, 19TH CENTURY)

LADIES IN SNOW AND SUMO WRESTLING MATCH

USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 300.00
2015GOTOTEI KUNISADA (JAPANESE, 1786-1865)

PENTAPTYCH PRINT PORTRAYING FOUR FAMOUS KABUKI ACTORS

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 325.00
2016

TWO JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINTS BY KOCHORO TOYOKUNI AND YOSHIKAZU, 19TH CENTURY

19TH CENTURYUSD 400.00 - 600.00USD 200.00
2017TOYOKUNI (JAPANESE, 19TH CENTURY)

SIX KABUKI ACTOR PRINTS

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 200.00
2018UTAGAWA KUNIYOSHI (JAPANESE, 19TH CENTURY)

10 OBAN PRINTS

USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 150.00
2019UTAGAWA KUNIAKI (JAPANESE, 1835-1888)

TWELVE PRINTS FROM KANADEHON CHISHINGURA SERIES

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 225.00
2020UTAGAWA SADAHIDE (JAPANESE, 20TH CENTURY)

TRIPTYCH OF KUSUNOKI MASAYUKI NIGHT RAID

USD 350.00 - 550.00Not Sold
2021SADANOBU III (JAPANESE, 1881-1963)

KABUKI ACTOR FROM SHIBARAKU

USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 275.00
2022

SET OF FOUR WOODBLOCK PRINT TRIPTYCHS DEPICTING BATTLE SCENES, 19TH/20TH CENTURY

19TH/20TH CENTURYUSD 400.00 - 600.00USD 375.00
2023

GROUP OF 23 MEIJI PERIOD WOODBLOCK PRINTS, MOSTLY OBAN

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 325.00
2024TAISO YOSHITOSHI (JAPANESE, 1839-1892)

THREE PRINTS FROM 100 ASPECTS OF MOON SERIES

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 900.00
  • <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 27th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br><i>Breviarium Romanum,</i> before 1478. Est: € 15,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>C. Ptolemaeus, <i>Geographie,</i> 1513.<br>Est: € 140,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>M. Chagall, <i>Daphnis & Chloé,</i> 1961.<br>Est: € 130,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 27th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>F. Colonna, <i>Hypnerotomachia Poliphili,</i> 1499. Est: € 20,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>J. H. van Linschoten, <i>Itinerarium,</i> 1644. Est: € 50,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>M. Chagall, <i>Cirque,</i> 1967.<br>Est: € 120,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 27th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>G. L. L. Buffon, <i>Histoire naturelle des oiseaux,</i> 1765-83. Est: € 30,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>K. Marx, <i>Das Kapital,</i> 1867.<br>Est: € 30,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>P. J. Redouté, <i>Les liliacées,</i> 1802-16.<br>Est: € 120,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 27th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>M. E. Bloch, <i>Naturgeschichte der Fische,</i> 1782-95. Est: € 50,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>H. A. Châtelain, <i>Atlas historique,</i> 1718-20. Est: € 18,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>Bauhausbücher, complete series, 1925-30. Est: € 28,000
  • <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Darwin, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> Presentation Copy. Very Fine. $200,000 to $300,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Darwin, Charles. Autograph Letter Signed, 3 pp, negotiating the 2nd American edition with Appleton $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Hemingway, Ernest. Autograph Letter Signed, 8 pp, Paris, 1924, to his father discussing Bullfighting, Stories, and his new baby. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Corialanus.</i> London, 1623. 1st printing [Extracted from the First Folio]. $40,000 to $60,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Swift, Jonathan. <i>Gulliver's Travels.</i> London, 1726. 1st edition, Teerink's A edition, fine, large copy. $15,000 to $25,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Neill, John R. Pen-and-ink drawing from Oz, "He raised his gun, took aim and fired," $6,000 to $8,000
    <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>June 13 - New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Sonnets.</i> 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner, bound by Trautz-Bauzonnet. $8,000 to $12,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Thompson, Kay. <i>Eloise at Christmastime.</i> New York: Random House, [1958]. First edition. In custom binding by Asprey. $3,000 to $5,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. $2,000 to $3,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. $7,000 to $9,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Taylor, Deems. <i>Walt Disney’s Fantasia.</i> New York: 1940. In custom binding by Asprey. $3,000 to $5,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Du coté de chez Swann.</i> 1st edition, 1st issue. Inscribed by Proust. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Rackham, Arthur. <i>Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens.</i> 1/500 copies signed by Rackham. $1,500 to $2,500
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> <i>Dramatized Sales Methods,</i> designers unknown, 36 pamphlets, 1930. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Paul Rand, <i>IBM,</i> 1982. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Peugeot,</i> 1926. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Wladyslaw Strzeminski, <i>[Create the “Week of the Red Gift” Everywhere],</i> 1919. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Twining,</i> 1930. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Lion Noir / Cirage – Crème,</i> 1949. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Adolphe Mouron Cassandre, <i>Triplex,</i> 1931. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Adolphe Mouron Cassandre, <i>Étoile du Nord,</i> 1927. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Edward McKnight Kauffer, <i>Shop Between 10 and 4, The Quiet Hours, And by Underground,</i> 1930. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Lester Beall, <i>Rural Electrification Administration,</i> 1939. $20,000 to $30,000.
  • <center><b>Chiswick Auctions</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> Rumphius (Georgius Everhardus). <i>D’Ambionsche Rariteitkamer,</i> FIRST EDITION, 61 handcoloured engraved plates, 1705. £10,000 to £15,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> Collodi (Carlo) Le avventure di Pinocchio. <i>Storia di un burattino,</i> FIRST EDITION, frontispiece and 61 illustrations by Enrico Mazzanti, 1883. £8,000 to £12,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> De Bry (T, J T & J I). <i>[Great Voyages, part IV] Americae sive Insignis & Admiranda Historia de Reperta primum Occidentali India,</i> FIRST EDITION, 23 engraved plates, 1594. £4,000 to £6,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> Wine & Beer.-Kellermaysterey. <i>Gründtlicher bericht wie man alle wein Teütscher und Welscher landen vor allen zufallen bewaren...,</i> 16 leaves of manuscript notes, 1548. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> Table Globe'- Doppelmayr (J G) & Puschner (J G, engraver). An 8-inch German terrestrial table Globe, diameter c.200 mm, height c.300 mm, 1730. £6,000 to £8,000
    <center><b>Chiswick Auctions</b
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> An album with 107 original watercolours featuring landscapes and views of various places in England, Scotland and Ireland, late 1840s. £600 to £800
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> Hemingway (Ernest). Black and white, landscape photograph of man on horseback, signed and inscribed by Hemingway. £1,000 to £1,500
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> Unrecorded autograph letter by Charles William Stewart to his father the Marquess of Londonerry, describing the ceremony of the presentation to Consul Bonaparte in January 1803. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> Davis (William Heath). <i>Seventy-five Years in California,</i> Author's Section of the Argonaut Edition, no. 142 [of 250 copies] signed by the editor and publisher on limitation leaf. £1,500 to £2,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> Prussian Royal Family. Six signed photographs of members of Prussian Royal Family, in a contemporary folding triptych, ebonised wood display case. £1,500 to £2,000
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