Potomack Company: February Cornucopia, IT188, Alexandria

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
02/24/2021 - 02/24/2021
Page Size: 26 items in 2 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
115KOLENE E. SPICHER (AMERICAN)

TWO WATERCOLORS AND TWO PRINTS

USD 100.00 - 200.00Not Sold
119

GROUP OF FIVE SILHOUETTES, A LITHOGRAPH AND A FRAKTUR

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 281.25
121

MAP OF THE UNITED STATES INCLUDING TERRITORIES AND INSULAR POSSESSIONS

circa 1906USD 150.00 - 300.00USD 87.50
212SHOZO SHIMAMOTO

SHOZO SHIMAMOTO ARTIST'S PROOF 1/5

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 281.25
220FELICITA VOGLER NICHOLSON (GERMAN/AMERICAN, 1922-2006)

PHOTOGRAPH OF WHITE RELIEF, 1959

1959USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 250.00
222AFTER MARC CHAGALL (RUSSIAN, 1887-1985)

BONJOUR PARIS (GOOD MORNING PARIS)

USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 375.00
223SALVADOR DALI (SPANISH, 1904-1989)

MOSES

USD 200.00 - 400.00USD 343.75
224PETER BIRKHAUSER (SWISS, 1911-1976)

BIRTH FROM THE CHRYSALIS, 1976

1976USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 62.50
225POSTERS: TRAVEL (20TH CENTURY)

M. ERASO - GUIA ERASO, 1900

1900USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
226ERTE (ROMAIN DE TIRTOFF) (RUSSIAN/FRENCH, 1892-1990)

PRIDE, 1982

1982USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 281.25
227LINDA LE KNIFF (FRENCH, 1949-)

CANELLE, LE GUITARE and FEMME ET GUITARE

USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 250.00
228GATJA HELGART ROTHE (GERMAN-AMERICAN, 1935-2007)

DON QUIXOTE along with BOLSHOI

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 300.00
229THOMAS McKNIGHT (AMERICAN, 1941-)

MURRAY HILL, LAKE WORTH, and GULFSTREAM

1988, 1989, 1990USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 187.50
230THOMAS McKNIGHT (AMERICAN, 1941-)

FALLEN KNIGHT and OPHELIA from MYTHOLOGIES SUITE, 1994

1994USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 125.00
231PATRICE BRETEAU (FRENCH, 1942-)

A NEW WORLD

USD 100.00 - 200.00Not Sold
232LOWELL NESBITT (AMERICAN, 1933-1993)

ELECTRIC TULIP

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 187.50
233

AMERICA'S CUP POSTER

USD 50.00 - 100.00USD 25.00
234HARRY GOTTLIEB (AMERICAN, 1895-1993)

SKATING ON ROUNDABOUT CREEK

USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
235ROSEMARIE HAHN (AMERICAN, 1921-)

SAILING AT MARTHA'S VINEYARD and SUMMER FLOWERS

USD 75.00 - 100.00Not Sold
254

GROUP OF BOOKS AND BOOK RELATED ITEMS including 7 various leather bound volumes

USD 50.00 - 100.00USD 125.00
273FRANCESCO PIRANESI (ITALIAN, 1758-1810)

A PAIR OF ENGRAVINGS "TROFEI DI OTTAVIANO AUGUSTO"

USD 150.00 - 300.00USD 156.25
274JOHN JAMES CHALON (BRITISH, 1778-1854)

SIX PLATES from 'COSTUME OF PARIS: THE INCIDENTS TAKEN FROM NATURE"

London 1820USD 100.00 - 200.00Not Sold
275DENIS AUGUST MARIE RAFFET (FRENCH, 1804-1860)

GROUP OF 13 PRINTS FROM VOYAGE DANS LA RUSSIE MARIDIONALE ET LA CRIMEE

USD 200.00 - 400.00Not Sold
276

MOZART IN VIENNA AND GLUCK IN TRIANON along with SAPHO RAPPELEE A LA VIE PAR LE CHARME DE LA MUSIQUE

USD 150.00 - 300.00USD 112.50
431

PAIR OF ABSTRACTS

USD 50.00 - 100.00USD 31.25
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Collection of a Connoisseur:<br>History in Manuscript, Part 2<br>27 April 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Ronald Reagan. Series of 37 letters to Senator George Murphy, and related material, 1968-90. £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Chaim Weizmann. Autograph letter signed, to General Sir Gilbert Clayton, 6 September 1918. £20,000 to £30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Sir Winston Churchill. Autograph letter signed, to Pamela, Lady Lytton, 1942. £20,000 to $30,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Collection of a Connoisseur:<br>History in Manuscript, Part 2<br>27 April 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Oscar Wilde. Five autograph letters signed, to Alsager Vian, 1887. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Napoleon I. Letter signed to Admiral Ganteaume, ordering the invasion of England, 22 August 1805. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Horatio, Viscount Nelson, and Emma Hamilton. Two autograph letter signed, to Catherine and George Matcham, 1805. £6,000 to £8,000.
  • <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.
  • <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>
  • <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 54. Fanciful engraving of earth's interior with magma core and errupting volcanoes (1682). $1500 to $1800.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 165. Rare state of Jefferys' influential map of New England in contemporary color (1755). $8000 to $9500.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 177. Mouzon's foundation map of the Carolinas (1775). $10000 to $13000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 183. Very rare first state of De Fer's map of the Lower Mississippi Valley (1715). $20000 to $25000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 253. Scarce Scottish edition based on Ellicott's plan of Washington, D.C. (1796). $2400 to $3000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 313. Stunning view of Philadelphia by John Bachmann (1850). $3250 to $4250.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 338. Rare Civil War map based on Bucholtz map of Virginia (1862). $9500 to $12000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 667. First map to accurately show Luzon in Philippines (1590). $6000 to $7500.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 682. Rare map of Shanghai International Settlement published just after WWI (1918). $7000 to $9000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 738. Coronelli's superb map of the Pacific showing the Island of California (1697) Est. $2400 - $3000
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 743. A cornerstone piece in the mapping of Australia and New Zealand (1726) Est. $6000 - $7500
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 781. An uncommon signature during Jefferson's Governorship of Virginia (1779) Est. $9500 - $11000
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