• <center><b>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Books and Graphics<br>26th-29th of October 2021</b>
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th- 29th:</b><br>Books from XV to XX Century
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Manuscripts and autographs
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Artist books
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Cars & more
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Magazines
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th- 29th:</b><br>Books from XV to XX Century
  • <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> STEVE JOBS REVEALS HIS SPIRITUAL SIDE. Autograph Letter to Tim Brown, 1974. $200,000 to $300,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> DIDEROT, DENIS. 1713-1784; & JEAN LE ROND D'ALEMBERT. 1717-1783, EDITORS. <i>Encyclopedie, ou dictionnaire raisonne des sciences, des arts et des metiers.</i> $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> Albert Einstein: Philosopher-Scientist. Evanston, Illinois: Library of Living Philosophers, 1949. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> APPLE MACINTOSH PROTOTYPE, 1982. Earliest known to appear at auction. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> TRINITY PROJECT: STAFFORD L. WARREN. $50,000 to $70,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> JIMMY HARE PHOTOGRAPH OF WRIGHT FLYER SIGNED BY BOTH WRIGHT BROTHERS, 1908. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> HAGELIN CX-52 CIPHER MACHINE, Type D, Switzerland, Crypto AG, 1950s, no 33454. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> FEYNMAN WORKING ON QUARK THEORY. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> STEVE JOBS SETS THE STAGE FOR DESKTOP PUBLISHING. Signed document, 1982. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> MEMORYMOOG PLUS, THE CLASSIC ANALOG POLYSYNTH OF THE 1980S. $7,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Nov. 3:</b> WRIGHT BROTHERS: DAYTON 1909, <i>The Nation State and City Welcome the World's Greatest Aviators.</i> $12,000 to $18,000.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Ricky Jay Collection<br>October 27 & 28, 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Oct. 27-28:</b> "Remarkable Persons". A remarkable collection of remarkable characters. $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Oct. 27-28:</b> Scot, Reginald. A serious debunking witchcraft and demonology. $50,000 to $70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Oct. 27-28:</b> (Buchinger, Matthias). Buchinger's own family tree. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Oct. 27-28:</b> Bibrowski, Stephan. Most likely reading A Midsummer Night's Dream. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Oct. 27-28:</b> Kellar, Harry (Heinrich Keller). Kellar loses his head. $4,000 to $6,000.
  • <b><center>Hindman:<br>Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>November 9-10, 2021
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> HOOKE, Robert (1635-1702). <i>Micrographia: Or Some Psychological Descriptions of Minute Bodies Made by Magnifying Glasses.</i> London: for James Allestry, 1667. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [THE FEDERALIST PAPERS]. -- [HAMILTON, Alexander, James MADISON and John JAY. <i>The Federalist: A Collection of Essays, Written in Favour of the New Constitution…</i> $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> FUCHS, Leonhart (1501-1566). <i>Histoire des Plantes de M. Leonhart Fuschsius, avec les noms Grecs, Latins & Fraçoys.</i> Paris: Arnold Byrkman, 1549. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b><center>Hindman:<br>Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>November 9-10, 2021
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> AUDEBERT, Jean Baptiste (1759-1800). <i>Histoire naturelle des singes et des makis.</i> Paris: Desray, An XIII [1799-1800]. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [UNITED STATES CONTINENTAL CONGRESS]. <i>Journals of the Congress...</i>Volume I (Sept. 5, 1774-Jan. 1, 1776) through Volume XIII (November 1787-November 1788). $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [UNITED STATES CONTINENTAL CONGRESS]. <i>The Journals of the Proceedings of Congress. Held at Philadelphia, from January to May, 1776.</i> $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b><center>Hindman:<br>Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>November 9-10, 2021
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [TEXAS]. <i>Map of Bexar County, Texas.</i> San Antonio and Austin: Samuel Maverick & John H. Traynham, 1889. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> GARDNER, Alexander (1821-1882). Imperial albumen Photograph. <i>Scenes in the Indian Country</i> [Fort Laramie]. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> WILLIAMS, H. Noel. <i>Madame Recamier and her Friends.</i> London and New York: Harper & Brothers, 1906. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b><center>Hindman:<br>Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>November 9-10, 2021
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [MOSER, Barry, illustrator]. <i>The Holy Bible. Containing All the Books of the Old and New Testaments.</i> North Hatfield, MA and New York City: Pennyroyal Caxton Press, 1999. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [PRINTS]. MOSER, Barry. Alice in Her Sister’s Reverie. [1982]. 433 x 552 mm. Signed and captioned by Moser in pencil, designated artist’s proof (“ap”). $1,000 to $1,500.
    16 <b>Hindman, Nov. 9-10:</b> [MOSER, Barry, illustrator]. A group of 4 wood-engraved plates for the Pennyroyal Press edition <i>The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.</i> [West Hatfield, MA: Pennyroyal Press, 1985]. $600 to $800.

Christies: Photographs, 19673, New York

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
10/06/2021 - 10/06/2021
Page Size: 154 items in 7 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1JUSTIN AVERSANO (B. 1992)

Twin Flames #83. Bahareh & Farzaneh, accompanied by Twin Flames Full Physical Collection, 2017-2018

2017-2018 USD 100,000.00 - 150,000.00USD 1,110,000.00
2DIANE ARBUS (1923–1971)

Child with a toy hand grenade in Central Park, N.Y.C., 1962

1962USD 500,000.00 - 700,000.00USD 625,000.00
3ROBERT MAPPLETHORPE (1946–1989)

Calla Lily, 1986

1986USD 100,000.00 - 150,000.00Not Sold
4RICHARD AVEDON (1923–2004)

Rudolf Nureyev, Paris, France, July 25, 1961

1961, printed 1999USD 40,000.00 - 60,000.00USD 81,250.00
5NICK BRANDT (B. 1966)

Giraffes in Evening Light, Masai Mara, 2006

2006USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00USD 9,375.00
6ROBERT POLIDORI (B. 1951)

2732 Orleans Avenue, New Orleans, LA, 2005

2005USD 12,000.00 - 18,000.00USD 15,000.00
7IRVING PENN (1917–2009)

Iceland Poppy/Papaver nudicaule, New York, 2006

2006USD 25,000.00 - 35,000.00USD 27,500.00
8ANSEL ADAMS (1902–1984)

Moonrise, Hernandez, New Mexico, 1941

1941, printed late 1960sUSD 500,000.00 - 700,000.00USD 930,000.00
9EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE (1830–1904)

Animal Locomotion, an Electro-Photographic Investigation of Consecutive Phases of Animal Movements

Philadelphia: 1887USD 60,000.00 - 80,000.00Not Sold
10VARIOUS ARTISTS

American Pictorial Photography, Series Two

New York;1900USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00Not Sold
11ANNE BRIGMAN (1869–1950)

Incantation, 1905

1905, tipped to original beige paperUSD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00Not Sold
12ALVIN LANGDON COBURN (1882–1966)

St. Paul's from Ludgate Circus, London, 1905

1905photogravure, tipped to boardUSD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00Not Sold
13ANDRÉ KERTÉSZ (1894–1985)

Fork, Paris, 1928

1928, printed 1978USD 7,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 8,750.00
14BRASSAÏ (1899–1984)

Le Presentation, Chez Suzy, Quartier Saint-Germain-Des-Près,1932

ferrotyped , printed 1940sUSD 12,000.00 - 18,000.00Not Sold
15BRASSAÏ (1899–1984)

Deux Voyous de la bande du Grand Albert, Quartier Italie, 1932

1932ferrotyped , printed mid-1960sUSD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00Not Sold
16ROBERT FRANK (1924–2019)

Parade – Hoboken, New Jersey, 1955

1955, printed c. 1977USD 100,000.00 - 150,000.00USD 118,750.00
17ROBERT FRANK (1924–2019)

U.S. 90, En Route to Del Rio, Texas, 1955

1955, printed 1977USD 150,000.00 - 250,000.00USD 125,000.00
18ROBERT FRANK (1924–2019)

Charleston, South Carolina, 1955

1955, printed c. 1977USD 70,000.00 - 90,000.00USD 150,000.00
19ROBERT FRANK (1924–2019)

Rodeo – New York City, 1954

1954, printed c. 1977USD 30,000.00 - 50,000.00USD 55,000.00
20ROBERT FRANK (1924–2019)

Restaurant–U.S. 1 Leaving Columbia, South Carolina, 1955

1955, printed c. 1977USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00Not Sold
21ROBERT FRANK (1924–2019)

Mississippi River, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1955

1955, printed c. 1977USD 30,000.00 - 50,000.00Not Sold
22ROBERT FRANK (1924–2019)

Chinese Cemetery – San Francisco, 1956

1956, printed c. 1977USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00Not Sold
23ED RUSCHA (B. 1937)

Babycakes with Weights

New York: 1970USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 125.00
24ALLEN RUPPERSBERG (B. 1944)

Al's Grand Hotel: 7175 Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood, California, May 7-June 12, 1971

Hollywood:1971USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 625.00
25ÉDOUARD-DENIS BALDUS (1813–1889)

Arc de Triomphe, Paris; Eglise de St Augustine; and Sainte Clotilde, Paris, from the album Vues de Paris et ses environs en photographies, 1851–1870

1851–1870 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 1,875.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Pancho Villa, passport for a news correspondent covering the Mexican revolution, signed, 1914. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Nirvana’s <i>Nevermind,</i> CD insert signed & inscribed days after release by Cobain, inscribed by Novoselic, 1991. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Robert Indiana, <i>The Book of Love,</i> complete portfolio, artist’s proof set, 1997. $100,000 to $125,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Marcel Vertés, Colette, <i>Chéri,</i> two volumes, deluxe edition, signed by the artist, Paris, 1929. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Virginia Woolf, <i>Orlando,</i> first trade edition, first impression, London, 1928. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Mark Twain, receipt for payment of the Mark Twain Public Library Tax, 1908. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Gustav Klimt, <i>Das Werk von Gustav Klimt,</i> portfolio, collotype plates, 1918. $15,000 to $20,000.
  • <center><b>The 19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop<br></b>Catalogue 190:<br>Magnificent Books & Photographs<br><b>Free on request</b>
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> William Shakespeare. <i>The Second Folio</i> (1632).
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> Abraham Lincoln. Autograph note on Black troops in the Union Army (1865).
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> Neil Armstrong. The largest known U.S. flag flown to the Moon on Apollo 11 (1969).
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> William Henry Fox Talbot. <i>The Pencil of Nature</i> (1844-1846) the first photo illustrated book.
    <b>19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop:</b> Albert Einstein. Letter on relativity and the speed of light (1951).
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