Swann Galleries: Fine Photographs, 2561, New York

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Auction Report
Auction Date
03/11/2021 - 03/11/2021
Page Size: 406 items in 17 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1FRANCIS FRITH (1822-1898)

Three volumes entitled Sinai & Arabia Petra, Jerusalem & Palestine, and Egypt & Athens, with approximately 140 photographs.

1860s-70sUSD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 27,500.00
2JULIA MARGARET CAMERON (1815-1879)

La Contadina, girl with jar.

1869USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 9,375.00
3JULIA MARGARET CAMERON (1815-1879)

Mary Mother.

1867USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 5,000.00
4JULIA MARGARET CAMERON (1815-1879)

Alfred, Lord Tennyson.

1869USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 11,250.00
5EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE (1830-1904)

A selection of 7 plates from Animal Locomotion of men engaged in various activities.

1887USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00Not Sold
6PIERRE CORDIER (1933- )

Hommage à Muybridge.

1972USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,375.00
7JOSEPH T. KEILEY (1869-1914)

Mercedes De Cordoba.

Circa 1905USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 750.00
8CLARENCE H. WHITE (1871-1925)

Portrait of two children, Milman Hart and Vincent Bliss Linn.

1905USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,250.00
9ALVIN LANGDON COBURN.

New York.

London & New York, 1910USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 7,000.00
10EDWARD STEICHEN (1879-1973)

Portrait of Edward Gordon Craig.

1909; possibly printed laterUSD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00Not Sold
11EDWARD STEICHEN (1879-1973)

Life Mask of Abraham Lincoln.

1935USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 2,250.00
12ALFRED STIEGLITZ (1864-1946)

The Steerage, from Camera Work, Number 36.

1907; printed 1911USD 3,000.00 - 4,500.00USD 3,750.00
13

CAMERA WORK. Steichen Supplement.

New York, 1906USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 16,250.00
14

CAMERA WORK. Number 36.

New York, 1911USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00USD 21,250.00
15PAUL STRAND (1890-1976)

Portfolio entitled I. Photographs of Mexico [The Mexican Portfolio].

New York: Virginia Stevens, 1932-33; printed 1940USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 8,125.00
16(PAUL STRAND) (1890-1976)/RICHARD BENSON (1943-2017)

St. Francis Church, Ranchos de Taos.

1931; printed 1984USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 3,500.00
17(PAUL STRAND) (1890-1976)/RICHARD BENSON (1943-2017)

Portfolio Four.

New York: Aperture, 1950-73; printed 1976-77USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 6,500.00
18PAUL OUTERBRIDGE JR. (1896-1958)

Christmas Tree in the Dining Room.

1936USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00USD 8,125.00
19LAURA GILPIN (1891-1979)

Visiting nurse.

1925USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 3,000.00
20ALMA LAVENSON (1897-1989)

Figurehead (sailing vessel).

1932USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00Not Sold
21ALMA LAVENSON (1897-1989)

Child with doll.

1932; printed 1960sUSD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00Not Sold
22TINA MODOTTI (1896-1942)

Mother and children.

1930USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 6,000.00
23MANUEL ÁLVAREZ BRAVO (1902-2002)

Minotaure.

1928-29; printed 1980sUSD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 4,000.00
24MANUEL ÁLVAREZ BRAVO (1902-2002)

Señor Presidente Municipal.

1930; printed 1980sUSD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 1,750.00
25ARNOLD GENTHE (1869-1942)

Portrait of Theodore Roosevelt.

Circa 1908USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,750.00
  • <center><b>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Books and Graphics<br>19th, 20th and 21st April 2021</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 19-21<br>Books from XVI to XX Century</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 20<br>Atlases and Maps</b
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br> Veneto and Venice, a Selection of Books from the XVI to XX century</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 20<br></b>Rossini Gioachino, Baguette de chef d'orchestre appartenuta a Gioachino Rossini, dono del Comune di Passy. 1500 €
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br></b>Manetti Saverio, Storia naturale degli uccelli trattata con metodo. Cinque volumi. 1767. 18.000 €
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br></b>Poe Edgar Allan, Double assassinat dans la rue morgue. Illustrations de Cura. 1946.
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 19-21<br>Books from XVI to XX Century</b>
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Passion of American Collectors: Property of Barbara and Ira Lipman<br>Highly Important Printed and Manuscript Americana<br>April 13, 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> The first book-form printing of the Declaration of Independence. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> (Paine, Thomas) <i>The American Crisis. Number I.</i> "These are the times that try men's souls." $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> First printing of the Treaty of Paris, with distinguished contemporary provenance. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Passion of American Collectors: Property of Barbara and Ira Lipman<br>Highly Important Printed and Manuscript Americana<br>April 13, 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> Washington, George. Letter signed as first President-Elect. Washington prepares to embark "again on the ocean of publick affairs." $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> (Hamilton, Alexander). Manuscript document. The launch of one of the most consequential careers in American public life. $180,000 to $250,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> (Lexington & Concord). <i>A Bloody Butchery, by the British Troops…</i> $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> (Yorktown Campaign—Jean-Nicolas Desandrouins). A Yorktown Campaign map from the personal archive of the Comte de Rochambeau. $200,000 to $300,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Frances Palmer, <i>Battle of Buena Vista,</i> chromolithograph, New York, 1847. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Antonio Colmenero de Ledesma, the earliest publication concerned solely with chocolate, first edition, Madrid, 1631. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Romans Bernard, <i>An Exact View of the Late Battle at Charlestown, June 17th, 1775,</i> engraving, 1776. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> <i>A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston,</i> English edition, London, 1770. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> William Soule, <i>Lodge of the Plains Indians,</i> albumen print, 1872. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Manuscript document to enforce New York’s “Agreement of Non-Importation” during the heyday of the Sons of Liberty, New York, 1769. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Clarence Mackenzie, <i>Drummer Boy of the 13th Regiment of Brooklyn,</i> salt print with applied color, 1861. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Moses Lopez, <i>A Lunar Calendar,</i> first Jewish calendar published in America, Newport, RI, 1806. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b><br>The Book of Mormon, first edition, Palmyra, 1830. $30,000 to $40,000.
  • <b><center>Neal Auction Company<br>Spring Estates 2021<br>April 16-18</b>
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Lyscosthenes, Conrad. <i>Prodigiorum ac ostentorum chronicon,</i> Basilea: Henricus Petrus, c. 1557, first edition, folio. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Collection of Ethiopic Religious Texts, in Ge'ez , illuminated manuscripts on vellum, c. 1700-20th c. (5 pcs.) $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Augustinus, Aurelius Sanctus.<br><i>De Civitate Dei,</i> Venice: Bonetus Locatellus per Octavianus Scotus, 9 Febbraio, 1486, 4to. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b><center>Neal Auction Company<br>Spring Estates 2021<br>April 16-18</b>
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Choiseul-Gouffier, Marie Gabriel Comte de. <i>Voyage Pittoresque de la Grece,</i> Paris, J.J. Blaise, 1782-1809-1822, first edition. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Rufinus, Tyrannius (c. 345-411). <i>Expositio in symbolum apostolorum,</i> [Cologne, Ulrich Zel, c. 1472], first edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Magnus, Albertus. <i>Summa de eucharistiae sacramento,</i> Ulm: Johann Zainer, 1474. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b><center>Neal Auction Company<br>Spring Estates 2021<br>April 16-18</b>
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Strabo. <i>Rerum geographicarum libri septemdecim. A Guilielmo Xylandro Augstano magna cura recogniti…,</i> Basel, Henricpetri, (August 1571). $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Riou, Stephen (1720-1780). <i>The Grecian Orders of Architecture. Delineated and Explained from the Antiquities of Athens,</i> London, 1768. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Mair, Paul Hektor. <i>Geschlechter Buch...der...Statt Augspurg,</i> Frankfurt am Maim, Sigmund Feyerabend, 1580. $1,800 to $2,500.
    <b><center>Neal Auction Company<br>Spring Estates 2021<br>April 16-18</b>
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Polybius (c. 200-118 B.C.). <i>Historiarum libri priores quinque,</i> Basel: Johann Herwagen, 1549. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Bellori, Giovanni Pietro. <i>Columna Antoniniana Marci Aurelii Antonini Augusti rebus gestis insignis Germanis simul...,</i> Rome, [1672]. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> <i>Ecclesiasticae Historiae, Eusebii Pamphili...Eiusdem de vita Constantini...Socratis...,</i> Paris, Robert Estienne, 1544. $800 to $1,200.
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