Swann Galleries: The Artists of the WPA, 2557, New York

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Auction Report
Auction Date
02/04/2021 - 02/04/2021
Page Size: 236 items in 10 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
95JAN MATULKA (1890-1972)

Park Landscape.

Circa1930. USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
96CHARLES LOCKE (1899-1983)

Joe's Place.

1932USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 520.00
97JOSEPH HIRSCH (1910-1981)

Banquet.

New York1945USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 1,625.00
98HANSEL MIETH (1909-1998)

Man on the Street.

Circa1933; 1980s.USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
99PETER SEKAER (1901-1950)

Sunday morning, boys on stoop, Morris Avenue, Philadelphia.

1938USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,500.00
100NAN LURIE (1910-1985)

Barred.

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
101MINNIE LOIS MURPHY (1901-1962)

Side Show, Coney Island.

Circa1935. USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,300.00
102LAWRENCE BEALL SMITH (1909-1995)

Gossips.

1938USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 2,000.00
103NORMAN LEWIS (1909-1979)

Comrades.

USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 9,375.00
104ARTHUR ROTHSTEIN (1915-1985)

Portrait of a young African American man.

1930-39.USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,000.00
104AAARON SISKIND (1903-1991)

Harlem (boys with paper bags).

1935; 1970s.USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
105AARON SISKIND (1903-1991)

Harlem (mother and child).

Circa1935; 1970s.USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,125.00
106BEN SHAHN (1898-1969)

Scene in Smithland, Kentucky.

1935USD 3,000.00 - 4,500.00USD 4,000.00
107BEN SHAHN (1898-1969)

Pastor greeting his parishoners, Linworth, Ohio.

1938USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,000.00
108WILL BARNET (1911-2012)

Group of 3 prints. Mary Sewing. * Norwalk. * Summer in the Park.

1936; 1936; 1937USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 1,105.00
109NAN LURIE (1910-1985)

Latest News.

New York1936USD 700.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
110MAURICE SIEVAN (1898-1981), CITYSCAPE, 1938 OIL ON CANVAS

Lower East Side.

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,105.00
111BERENICE ABBOTT (1898-1991)

135 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, NY (head of Sidney Place).

1936USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,875.00
112BERENICE ABBOTT (1898-1991)

St. Mark's Place #340-348, Staten Island, NY.

1937USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,375.00
113BERENICE ABBOTT (1898-1991)

Minetta Street, #2, 4, 6, Manhattan.

1935USD 3,000.00 - 4,500.00USD 4,500.00
114PAUL CADMUS (1904-1999)

Tenements, New York.

Circa1928-30.; USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,500.00
115MARION POST WOLCOTT (1910-1990)

Main Street, Oxford, Granville County, North Carolina.

1939USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,125.00
116DONALD VOGEL (1902-1986)

Pullman Service.

1940USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,500.00
117ALBERT PELS (1910-1998)

The Broadway Express.

USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,375.00
118FRITZ EICHENBERG (1901-1990)

Subway.

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 3,500.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> <i>Westvaco–Inspirations for Printers,</i> 3 volumes, 1938-61. $200 to $300.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Proef van Letteren, <i>Welk gegooten worden in de Nieuwe Haerlemsche Lettergietery,</i> 1768. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Paul Klee, <i>Bauhaus Ausstellung Juli – Sept.,</i> Weimar, 1923. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Michel Seuphor & Jozef Peeters, <i>Het Overzicht Nos.</i> 22-23-24, Antwerp, 1922. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Wolfrum & Co., <i>Modern Graphik, Serie I…,</i> complete portfolio, 1909. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> <i>Gravure et Fonderie deC. Derriey: Specimen-Album,</i> Paris, 1862. $5,000 to $7,500.
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. The Rocky Mountains. Emigrants Crossing the Plains, 1866. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in English]. <i>The New Testament of Jesus Christ, translated faithfully into English.</i> Rheims, 1582. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in Latin]. <i>Biblia latina.</i> Venice: Franz Renner of Hailbrun [Heilbrunn], 1483. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> SHELLEY, Percy Bysshe (1792-1822). Autograph letter signed ("P. B. S."), to Charles Ollier. Florence, Italy, 15 December 1819. “MY PROMETHEUS IS THE BEST THING I EVER WROTE.” $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> RAMSAY, David (1749-1815). <i>The History of the Revolution of South-Carolina…</i> Trenton: Isaac Collins, 1785. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BINDINGS]. MUIR, John (1838-1914). <i>The Writings of John Muir.</i> Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1916-1924. 10 vols. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [CHICAGO] -- <i>Park & Guide Map of Chicago.</i> Chicago: Jas. Van Vechten, 1873. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [ALLEN PRESS]. SHAKESPEARE, William (1564-1616). <i>Romeo and Juliet.</i> Greenbrae: Allen Press, 1988. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BEMELMANS, Ludwig (1898-1962). Pencil drawing on paper. 247 x 198 mm, sight, matted and framed. Showing a child shooting at a baby's balloon. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [LOGAN ELM PRESS]. HARVEY, Rebecca. <i>Any Number of Things.</i> Ohio State University, 2013. Single sheet paper scroll. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BINYON, Laurence (1869-1943). A small archive of letters and pamphlets. $200 to $300.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Travel, Atlases, Maps<br>and Natural History<br>Online Auction<br>27 April – 13 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b><br>Daniel Giraud Elliot. <i>A Monograph of the Phasianidae, or Family of the Pheasants,</i> 1870-1872, coloured plates. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b><br>Georg Braun und Franz Hogenberg. <i>Civitates orbis terrarum.</i> Cologne, 1597-c.1606, 5 volumes, hand-coloured, calf. £140,000 to £200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b> Qianren Huang. "Blue Map" of China. [Daoguang, 19th century]. £60,000 to £80,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Travel, Atlases, Maps<br>and Natural History<br>Online Auction<br>27 April – 13 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b> Abraham Ortelius. <i>Theatrum orbis terrarum,</i> 1595. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b> Maxime Du Camp. <i>Egypte, Nubie, Palestine et Syrie. Dessins Photographiques.</i> Paris, 1852. £100,000 to £150,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b><br>China, Canton School. A superb album of 141 watercolours, c.1800. £70,000 to £100,000.
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