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

Auction Details

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

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
144WILL BARNET (1911-2012)

Labor.

1935USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 4,750.00
145JULIUS BLOCH (1888-1966)

Tired Hitchhiker.

1937USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 625.00
146JULIUS BLOCH (1888-1966)

Two lithographs. Sheel Metal Worker.

1943.; Circa1940. USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 938.00
147ANNA WALINSKA (1906-1997)

Four Men.

1935USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 975.00
148BENJAMIN KOPMAN (1887-1965)

Untitled.

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 469.00
149HUGO GELLERT (1892-1985)

Karl Marx, Capital in Pictures: Plate 28.

Paris1933USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 553.00
150BERNARD STEFFEN (1907-1980)

Injured Miner.

Circa1937. USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 1,875.00
151MABEL WELLINGTON JACK (1899-1975)

Street Excavation.

1938USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 1,625.00
152PAUL MELTSNER (1905-1966)

Untitled.

USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 1,430.00
153JACK LEVINE (1915-2010)

Man Standing in a Store Doorway.

USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 3,750.00
154WALKER EVANS (1903-1975)

Country store near Moundville, Alabama, Summer.

1936; 1960s. USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00Not Sold
155REGINALD MARSH (1898-1954)

The Waterfront, New York.

1943USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 13,750.00
156BERTRAM HARTMAN (1882-1960)

Laying the Pilings, West Side Pier, New York.

1930USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 750.00
157HYMAN WARSAGER (1909-1974)

Gathering Logs.

Circa1935. USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
158HYMAN WARSAGER (1909-1974)

Two prints.

Circa1937; USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,250.00
159HOWARD COOK (1901-1980)

Boat Builders.

1926USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
160GLEN HEBERLING (1915-2002)

Scuttling of the SS Normandie, West Side Pier, New York.

1942USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 2,125.00
161ELIZABETH OLDS (1896-1991)

Harlem River Bridges.

1940USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,875.00
162ALBERT STAEHLE (1899-1974)

New York World's Fair.

1939USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,625.00
163JOSEPH BINDER (1898-1972)

New York World's Fair.

1939USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 5,250.00
164JOHN ATHERTON (1900-1952)

New York World's Fair.

1939USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 1,063.00
165LOUIS B. SIEGRIEST (1899-1989)

Indian Court Federal Building / Pueblo Turtle Dancers.

1939USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,750.00
166LOUIS B. SIEGRIEST (1899-1989)

Indian Court Federal Building / Antelope Hunt.

1939USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,250.00
167LOUIS B. SIEGRIEST (1899-1989)

Indian Court Federal Building / Eskimo Mask - Western Alaska.

1939USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,250.00
168LOUIS B. SIEGRIEST (1899-1989)

Indian Court Federal Building / Pomo Indian Basket - California.

1939USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
  • <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.
Ask Questions