Swann Galleries: The Subculture Sale, 2658, New York

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
February 08, 2024 - February 08, 2024
Page Size: 176 items in 8 pages

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Place Printed Year Published Estimate Actual Price
1 DOC [JOHN HEATH] BALL (1907-2001)

Untitled. (Men on lumber truck).

Circa 1940s. USD 500.00 - 750.00 USD 325.00
2 (BETTIE PAGE - PIN UP)

Group of four Bettie Page snapshots with Irving Klaw and Roz Greenwood.

1950s. USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 520.00
3 (DR. SEUSS / THEODOR GEISEL)

The 5000 Fingers of Dr. T.

1953 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 520.00
4 DAG WEDHOLM (DATES UNKNOWN)

Odysse Magazine, a Complete Run, 1953-1955.

1953-1955. USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 1,820.00
5 JAMES AVATI (1912-2005)

Paperback cover studies..

New York 1954 USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 USD 975.00
6 STANLEY MELTZOFF (1917-2006)

"The Embrace" and "Woman in German Soldier's Jacket."

New York 1953 USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 Not Sold
7 ROBERT FRANK (1924-2019)

Seminal publisher Barney Rosset's copies of the first French and English editions of Frank's The Americans.

New York: 1959 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 13,000.00
8 LENNY BRUCE (1925-1966)

Stamp Help Out!

New York. 1962 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 552.50
9 WILLIAM S. BURROUGHS & LAURA LEE BURROUGHS

The Naked Lunch [and] Flower Arranging: A Fascinating Hobby, Volumes 1-3.

London: [no date, post-1964], USD 350.00 - 500.00 Not Sold
10 BEN MOREA (1941- )

Untitled.

1965 USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 5,460.00
11 MARY OBERING (1937-2022)

Blocks.

1978 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 Not Sold
12 KASIA CHARKO (1949- )

BIBA.

Circa 1972. USD 250.00 - 350.00 Not Sold
13 JAMES WEDGE (1939- )

James Wedge Book.

London 1972 USD 600.00 - 900.00 USD 390.00
14 (DAVID BOWIE / JEFF BECK)

David Bowie / A London Show.

Milan. Circa 1973. USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 520.00
15 PIPPA SMITH (DATES UNKNOWN)

Another Empty Home.

London] 1976 USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00 Not Sold
16 YVES KLEIN (1928-1962)

Dimanche.

1960 USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00 USD 845.00
17 (MAY1968 STUDENT REBELLION)

Mai 68 / The Poster Book.

London 2008 USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 USD 975.00
18 JEAN EFFEL (FRANCOIS LEJEUNE, 1908-1982)

Pas De Rectangle Blanc.

1968 USD 300.00 - 400.00 USD 292.50
19 JACQUELINE DE JONG (1939- )

Le Pouvoir au Peuple.

1968 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 975.00
20 PIERRE ALECHINSKY (1927- )

L'Imagination Prend Le Pouvoir

1968 USD 600.00 - 900.00 USD 390.00
21 STURE JOHANNESSON (1935-2018)

Revolution Means Revolutionary Consciousness / The Underground Will Take Over Lunds Konsthall.

Permild & Rosengreen 1968 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 585.00
22 STURE JOHANNESSON (1935-2018)

The Aquarian Planetarium / Day and Night - I Am You.

Permild & Rosengreen 1969 USD 700.00 - 1,000.00 USD 487.50
23 ANDERS PETERSEN (1944- )

Untitled (from the Cafe Lehmitz Series).

Circa 1967-70; printed circa 1980. USD 700.00 - 1,000.00 USD 845.00
24 CARL THEODOR DREYER (1889-1968)

[Book Cover "Antonin Artaud Selected Writings."]

1928; printed early 1970s. USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 520.00
25 DAIDO MORIYAMA (1938- )

Riffle.

1987 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 Not Sold
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    March 6, 2024
    Toronto Book Auctions, Mar. 6: [ART BOOK MONOGRAPH] DAVID BURLIUK WITH ORIGINAL DRAWING and Signed twice. David Burliuk Rare ACA Gallery exhibition catalogue, undated. CA$400 – 800
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    Toronto Book Auctions, Mar. 6: FAN HO; HONG KONG YESTERDAY. ModernBooks edition, 2006. First edition. 4to. CA$300 – 600.
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