Swann Galleries: Fine Photographs, 2561, New York

Auction Details

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

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
77MARION POST WOLCOTT (1910-1990)

Young boys waiting in plantation store to be paid for picking cotton, Clarksdale, MS.

1939; printed 1977USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,125.00
78WRIGHT MORRIS (1910-1998)

No Dancing Jukebox, Lone Pine, Nebraska.

1940; printed 1972USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
79RUDY BURKHARDT (1914-1999)

K's (Cuba).

1948; printed 1976USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,125.00
80ALFRED EISENSTAEDT (1898-1995)

Cotton Field * Entryway * Saying Grace * Sharecropper Lonnie Fair and Family.

1936; printed 1950s (2), 1979, 1990USD 5,000.00 - 7,500.00USD 4,000.00
81ALFRED EISENSTAEDT (1898-1995)

An American Block, Hamilton, Ohio.

1943; printed circa 1990USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,000.00
82WALKER EVANS (1903-1975)

$ (painted sign).

Circa 1973USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 2,750.00
83WILLIAM CHRISTENBERRY (1936-2016)

A group of three photographs of Alabama storefronts.

1971-77; printed 1995 and 2000USD 3,000.00 - 4,500.00USD 7,250.00
84H. RICHARDSON CREMER (active 1920s-40s)

Margaret Bourke-White with camera.

Circa 1935USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,250.00
85MARGARET BOURKE-WHITE (1904-1971)

Little girl.

1930sUSD 3,000.00 - 4,500.00USD 2,000.00
86(MARGARET BOURKE-WHITE) (1904-1971)

Little Boy with Hound Dog.

1936; printed 2005USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,375.00
87MARGARET BOURKE-WHITE (1904-1971)

Group of three photographs from Czechoslovakia.

1937-38USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 6,500.00
88BERENICE ABBOTT (1898-1991)

Pier 18, North Pier.

1938USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 3,750.00
89BERENICE ABBOTT (1898-1991)

Harlem Street II, 422-424 Lenox Avenue, Manhattan.

1938; printed 1980sUSD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,500.00
90BERENICE ABBOTT (1898-1991)

Tri-Boro Barber Shop.

1935; printed 1982USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 3,500.00
91HELEN LEVITT (1913-2009)

N.Y. (men on moving van).

Circa 1940USD 1,800.00 - 2,200.00USD 1,750.00
92HELEN LEVITT (1913-2009)

N.Y. (boys on a pediment).

Circa 1940; printed 1980sUSD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 9,375.00
93HELEN LEVITT (1913-2009)

N.Y. (two women at a bus stop).

Circa 1939USD 1,800.00 - 2,200.00USD 2,000.00
94SID GROSSMAN (1913-1955)

23rd Street (prostitute by the IRT).

Circa 1938-39USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 2,250.00
95WEEGEE [ARTHUR FELLIG] (1899-1968)

Women at the bar.

Circa 1946USD 3,000.00 - 4,500.00Not Sold
96WEEGEE [ARTHUR FELLIG] (1899-1968)

Bowery Singer.

Circa 1945; printed circa 1970USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,375.00
97WEEGEE [ARTHUR FELLIG] (1899-1968)

Lovers at the Movies.

Circa 1947; printed 1960sUSD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,470.00
98WEEGEE [ARTHUR FELLIG] (1899-1968)

A pair of photographs, one showing a policeman in a crowd, the other a group of Navymen.

1941USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
99BRETT WESTON (1911-1993)

Brooklyn Bridge.

1943; printed 1970sUSD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 5,000.00
100LOUIS FAURER (1916-2001)

N.Y.C.

1947; printed 1991USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00Not Sold
101LOUIS FAURER (1916-2001)

New York (woman smooths man's bald pate).

1948; printed 1991USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,250.00
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Bibliothèque littéraire<br>Hubert Heilbronn<br>11 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Breton, André. <i>Nadja.</i> Paris, N.R.F., Gallimard, 1928. €15,000 to €20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> [Stendhal, Henri Beyle dit]. <i>Le Rouge et le Noir,</i> chronique du XIXe siècle. Paris, Levavasseur, 1831. €20,000 to €30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Dumas, Alexandre. <i>Les Trois mousquetaires.</i> 1844. 8 vols. In 4. Paris, Baudry, 1844. €30,000 to €50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Mallarmé, Stéphane -- Edgar Allan Poe. <i>Les Poèmes d’Edgar Poe.</i> Bruxelles, Edmond Deman, 1888. €18,000 to €25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Le côté de Guermantes II. Sodome et Gomorrhe I. [and] Sodome et Gomorrhe II.</i> Paris, N.R.F., 1921 et 1922. €20,000 to €30,000.
  • <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.
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