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
194JOHN SLOAN (1871-1951)

Nude and Etching Press.

1931USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,600.00
195LOUISE NEVELSON (1899-1988)

Male Nude.

1936USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,875.00
196LOUISE NEVELSON (1899-1988)

Seated Nude on a Sofa.

Circa1930. USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
197PAUL CADMUS (1904-1999)

Study of a Male Model Carrying a Box on his Shoulder.

Circa1930s. USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 688.00
198ROBERT PHILIPP (1895-1981)

Half Nude #2.

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 488.00
199RAPHAEL SOYER (1899-1987)

Untitled.

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,125.00
200YASUO KUNIYOSHI (1889-1953)

Semi-Nude, Standing.

New York1927USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,750.00
201JARED FRENCH (1905-1988)

Three Girls.

1930USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,500.00
202PAUL CADMUS (1904-1999)

Coney Island.

1935USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
203JOSE DE CREEFT (1884-1982)

Kneeling Woman.

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,750.00
204HUBERT MESIBOV (1916-2016)

Spud.

1938USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 750.00
205ABRAHAM WALKOWITZ (1878-1965)

Untitled.

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 2,125.00
206MARION WALTON (1899-1996)

African-American Head.

Circa1935. USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 3,750.00
207JOSEPH DELANEY (1904-1991)

Untitled (Portrait of a Young Woman).

1938USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
208MINNIE LOIS MURPHY (1901-1962)

Two woodblock prints. Boys Fishing in the Canal. * Head of a Negro Girl

USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 1,375.00
209MILDRED RACKLEY (1906-1992)

Flamenco.

New YorkCirca1935. USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,860.00
210LOUIS SCHANKER (1903-1981)

Aerial Act.

New York1940USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 715.00
211LOUIS SCHANKER (1903-1981)

Football.

New YorkCirca1940. USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,500.00
212KARL KNATHS (1891-1971)

Untitled, (Pair).

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,500.00
213KARL KNATHS (1891-1971)

(i)No. 23, and (ii)Abstraction in Brown and Yellow, (Pair).

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 3,000.00
214ABRAHAM WALKOWITZ (1878-1965)

Isadora Duncan.

USD 200.00 - 400.00USD 553.00
215WALKER EVANS (1903-1975)

Show Bill, Dempolis, Alabama.

1936; 1960s.USD 1,800.00 - 2,200.00USD 2,600.00
216ALBERT PELS (1910-1998)

New Years Eve Celebration.

USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 3,750.00
217DON FREEMAN (1908-1978)

New Year's Eve on Broadway.

1932USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 875.00
218ALBERT PELS (1910-1998)

Three Musicians.

USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,375.00
  • <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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