Swann Galleries: Printed and Manuscript African Americana, 2562, New York

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
03/25/2021 - 03/25/2021
Page Size: 356 items in 15 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
101

Pair of flyers on the assassination of Fred Hampton, with a related letter.

Vp, 1969 and1970USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 2,500.00
102

I Am a Revolutionary. Fred Hampton, Deputy Chairman, Ill. Chapter, Black Panther Party.

Chicago, IL circa 1970USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 1,500.00
103

Search & Destroy . . . Let's End this Undeclared War.

Los Angeles, CA [1969]USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 1,750.00
104

Pair of sample petitions to put community control of police on the ballot in Oakland and Berkeley.

Oakland and Berkeley, CA, circa 1969USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 1,375.00
105Stephen Shames, photographer.

Angela Davis at Oakland's DeFremery Park.

Np circa 1970USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 875.00
106

Pair of Angela Davis centerfold portraits.

San Francisco1970-71USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 2,600.00
107

Angela.

Sausalito, CA undatedUSD 300.00 - 400.00USD 500.00
108Barry Shapiro, artist.

Angela.

Del Mar, CA 1971USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 715.00
109

We Must Free Angela Now.

[Los Angeles, CA], circa late 1970USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 1,000.00
110

Sauvons Angela Davis. Manifestation . . . de la Place Fabien à la Bastille.

Paris [1971]USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
111[Tymofiy Lyashchuk], artist.

A "Free Angela Davis" poster from the Soviet Union.

[Ukraine, Soviet Union 1971?]USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 358.00
112

[Alfredo Rostgaard, designer.] Angela Davis.

[Havana, Cuba] circa 1971USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 344.00
113

Group of 4 illustrated Angela Davis posters.

Vp, circa 1970-71USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 1,500.00
114

Group of 8 Angela Davis pinbacks, most illustrated.

New York and np, circa 1970-72USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 813.00
115

Group of Angela Davis ephemera.

Vp 1971-72USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 375.00
116

Free the Soledad Brothers.

Berkeley, CA [1970-71]USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 813.00
117

Voice of the Lumpen.

Frankfurt, Germany, 1971USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 688.00
118Rafael Morante, artist.

Power to the People, George.

[Cuba], 1971USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 2,000.00
119

Anti-War, African Liberation, Voter Registration, Survival Conference . . . 10,000 Free Full Bags of Groceries.

Oakland, CA1972-06-24USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 813.00
120

Serving the People Body & Soul: Free Bar-B-Que & Free Food.

[Los Angeles, CA]1971-05-23USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 2,750.00
121

War Behind Walls.

San Francisco, CA 1971USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
122

Black Panther Party matchbook.

Oakland, CA, circa 1968USD 600.00 - 900.00Not Sold
123

Group of 3 newsprint posters issued by the New Haven chapter.

New Haven, CT circa 1970USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 1,375.00
124

Group of 3 newsprint publications.

Vp1969-70USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 281.00
125

Group of 30 different Black Panther and Black Power pinbacks.

Vp, circa early 1970s and undatedUSD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 3,250.00
  • <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.
  • <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.
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