Swann Galleries: Printed and Manuscript Americana, 2564, New York

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
04/15/2021 - 04/15/2021
Page Size: 388 items in 16 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
126Charles Fenderich, artist and lithographer.

P.P. Pitchlynn, Speaker of the National Council of the Choctaw Nation.

Washington Philadelphia1842USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 4,250.00
127Hayes Litho Co.

Execution of the Thirty-Eight Sioux Indians at Mankato Minnesota December 26, 1862.

Buffalo, NY1883USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 1,875.00
128John Gregory Bourke.

On the Border with Crook.

New York1891USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 228.00
129

Illustrated promotional card for "The Mohawk Indian, Asa R. Hill (Ska-Hue-Haw-Di-Seo), Denison University."

Granville, OHcirca 1912?USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 281.00
130David F. Barry.

Photograph of Curley.

Npcirca 1877, printed circa 1910USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 2,375.00
131W.R. Cross; photographer.

Pair of cabinet cards showing Rain in the Face and Sitting Bull.

Hot Springs, SDcirca 1900?USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 500.00
132Charles F. Lummis.

Pair of cyanotype views of New Mexico Pueblo life.

New Mexico1888 and 1891USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 344.00
133Carl Moon.

Untitled portrait of an Indian bird hunter.

Np, early 20th centuryUSD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 688.00
134S.W. Ormsby.

Group of 9 Indian portraits and views, including his famous "Peace."

Montana1900 and undatedUSD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,250.00
135William Soule.

Lodge of the Plains Indians among the Cottonwood Trees in a Comanche Camp . . .

Indian Territory1872USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,375.00
136Ben Wittick.

Inauguration Dance . . . View in Pueblo Laguna, New Mexico.

Laguna, NM1887USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
137

Photograph of "Crazy Snake and his Band."

Oklahoma?1901USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 375.00
138

Portrait of Shawnasee, a Potawatomi leader.

Holton, KS1898USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 219.00
139

Group of 9 cartes-de-visite of Indians and street scenes by early New Mexico photographers.

Santa Fe and Ralston City, NMcirca 1872 and undatedUSD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
140

Group of 5 early 20th-century photographs.

Vpcirca 1910-1930sUSD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 531.00
141

Pact to enforce New York's "Agreement of Non-Importation" during the heyday of the Sons of Liberty.

New York1769USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 9,375.00
142John Hodgson; reporter.

The Trial of William Wemms . . . for the Murder of Crispus Attucks.

Boston1770USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 6,250.00
143

Journals of Congress, Containing the Proceedings from Sept. 5, 1774 to Jan. 1, 1776.

Philadelphia1777USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,500.00
144

[Nomination for Election in May 1776.]

New Haven, CT?1775USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
145[John Hathaway?]

Militia officer complaining about unfair promotions in his brigade.

Np1776?USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
146

Muster roll for Capt. Abner How's company in the Continental Army.

Harlem Heights, NY? 1776?USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 531.00
147Eleazer Fitch.

A Loyalist Connecticut sheriff complains of his unfair treatment, and hints at retribution.

Windham, CT1776USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 625.00
148

Pass issued to a Loyalist family to depart for British-occupied territory under Washington's order.

Np1777USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 1,375.00
149

Group of 3 volumes of the early Journals of Congress.

Vpcirca 1786-88USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,750.00
150

List of Continental Army brigades 4 days after leaving Valley Forge, with "Receivers of Cattle" for each.

Southern New Jersey?1778USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 531.00
  • <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.
  • <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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