Arader Galleries: Prints, Rare Maps, 12718, New York City

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
01/27/2018 - 01/27/2018
Page Size: 199 items in 8 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1John James Audubon (1785-1851).

American Magpie, Plate 357.

London1827-1838. USD 9,000.00 - 11,000.00USD 6,710.00
2John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Lesser Tern, Plate 319.

London1827-1838. USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 976.00
3John James Audubon (1785-1851).

White Winged Silver Gull, Plate 282.

London1827-1838. USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 5,795.00
4John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Dusky or Long-Tailed Grous, Plate 361.

London1827-1838. USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 1,830.00
5John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Night Hawk, Plate 147.

London1827-1838. USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 9,760.00
6John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Mockingbird, Plate 21.

London1827-1838. USD 18,000.00 - 25,000.00USD 21,960.00
7John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Chuck Will's Widow, Plate 52.

London1827-1838. USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 5,795.00
8John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Great Auk, Plate 341.

London1827-1838. USD 12,000.00 - 18,000.00USD 15,860.00
9John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Trumpeter Swan (Young), Plate 376.

London1827-1838. USD 25,000.00 - 35,000.00USD 26,840.00
10John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Glossy Ibis, Plate 387.

London1827-1838. USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00Not Sold
11John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Wood Ibiss, Plate 216.

London1827-1838. USD 60,000.00 - 80,000.00USD 54,900.00
12John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Snowy Heron, Plate 242.

London1827-1838. USD 250,000.00 - 300,000.00USD 292,800.00
13John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Great Blue Heron, Plate 211.

London1827-1838.USD 300,000.00 - 350,000.00USD 353,800.00
14John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Ruffed Grouse, Plate 41.

London1827-1838. USD 35,000.00 - 50,000.00USD 73,200.00
15John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Spotted Grous, Plate 176.

London1827-1838. USD 12,000.00 - 15,000.00Not Sold
16John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Little Tawny Thrush, Plate 419.

London1827-1838. USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,952.00
17John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Downy Woodpecker, Plate 112.

London1827-1838. USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 4,270.00
18John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Rough Legged Falcon, Plate 166.

London1827-1838. USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 5,715.00
19John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Pied Oyster Catcher, Plate 223.

London1827-1838. USD 1,500.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,270.00
20John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Purple Sandpiper, Plate 284.

London1827-1838. USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 953.00
21John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Shore Lark, Plate 200.

London1827-1838. USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 976.00
22John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Audubons Warbler, Plate 395.

London1827-1838. USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,342.00
23John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Mangrove Cuckoo, Plate 169.

London1827-1838. USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 2,440.00
24John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Brazilian Eagle, Plate 161.

London1827-1838. USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00Not Sold
25John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Little Screech Owl, Plate 97.

London1827-1838. USD 5,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 7,320.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Jacques-Émile Ruhlmann, wallpaper sample book, circa 1919. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Archive from a late office of the Breuer & Smith architectural team, New York, 1960-70s. $3,500 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> William Morris, <i>The Story of the Glittering Plain or the Land of Living Men,</i> illustrated by Walter Crane, Kelmscott Press, Hammersmith, 1894. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustave Doré, <i>La Sainte Bible selon la Vulgate,</i> Tours, 1866. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustav Klimt & Max Eisler, <i>Eine Nachlese,</i> complete set, Vienna, 1931. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>Eric Allatini & Gerda Wegener, <i>Sur Talons Rouges,</i> with original watercolor by Wegener, Paris, 1929. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>C.P. Cavafy, <i>Fourteen Poems,</i> illustrated & signed by David Hockney, London, 1966. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Jean Midolle, <i>Spécimen des Écritures Modernes...</i>, Strasbourg, 1834-35. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>E.A. Seguy, <i>Floréal: Dessins & Coloris Nouveaux,</i> Paris, 1925. $3,000 to $4,000.
  • <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> BEETHOVEN, LUDWIG VAN. Autograph Manuscript sketch-leaf part of the score of the Scottish Songs, "Sunset" Op. 108 no 2. [Vienna, February 1818]. Inscribed by Alexander Wheelock Thayer. SOLD for $131,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> Violin belonging to Albert Einstein, presented to him by Oscar H. Steger, 1933. SOLD for $516,500
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> EINSTEIN, ALBERT. Autograph Letter Signed ("Papa") to his son Hans Albert, discussing his involvement with the atomic bomb, September 2, 1945. SOLD for $106,250
    <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> HAMILTON, ALEXANDER. Autograph Letter Signed, to Baron von Steuben, with extensive notes of Von Steuben's aide Benjamin Walker, June 12, 1780. SOLD for $16,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> NEWTON, ISAAC. Autograph Manuscript in Latin, being detailed instructions on making the philosopher's stone. 8 pp. 1790s. SOLD for $275,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> 1869 Inauguration Bible of President Ulysses S. Grant. SOLD for $118,750
  • <b>Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers:<br>Rare & Collectors’ Sale. May 2, 2018</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Extremely Fine Copy of Fantasy Classic. Tolkien (J.R.R.) <i>The Hobbit, or There and Back Again,</i> L. (George Allen & Unwin Ltd. Museum Street) 1937. €20,000 to €30,000
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Incunabula. [Sirectus, Antonius] O’Fihely (Maurice)Abp. <i>Formalitates de Mente Doctoris Subtilis Scoti Nec Non Stephai Burlifer cum novis additionibus…</i> Venice 14th December 1051 (ie. 1501). €3,000 to €4,000
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Original Book Illustrations by Pamela Leonard. Illustrations: Regan (Peter) Touchstone, 8vo D. (Mount Salas Press) 1989. €3,500 to €4,500
    <b>Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers:<br>Rare & Collectors’ Sale. May 2, 2018</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> [Petit (Jean), Prevel (Jean) & Gregory (Pope)] [Gregorius]. <i>Compendium Textuale Compillationis decretalium Gregorri noni sine qua…</i>, Paris [Dec. 1524]. €350 to €500
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Excessively Rare – V. Fine Copy. [Mac Mahon]. <i>Jus Primatiale Armacanum, In Omnes Archiepiscopos, Episcopos, et Universum Clerum</i>… [n.p.] 1728. €750 to €1,000
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Madden (R.R.). <i>Travels in Turkey, Egypt, Nubia and Palestine in 1824, 1825, 1826 and 1827,</i> 2 vols. 1822. €500 to €700
    <b>Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers:<br>Rare & Collectors’ Sale. May 2, 2018</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Early English Herbal. Gerarde (John). The Herball or General History of Plants, thick folio L. (John Norton) 1597. €700 to €1,000
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> The Tehran World War 2 Conference Photograph: [Tehran Conference 1943] An important and iconic Group Photograph showing Churchill, Roosevelt and Stalin. €80 to €120
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Natural History Specimens from Jersey Jersey Islands: Westacton [Mrs Acton] Collection of 53 original dried examples of Seaweed collected in Jersey, c. 1860. €300 to €400
    <b>Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers:<br>Rare & Collectors’ Sale. May 2, 2018</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Plyglot Bible: Hutteri (Eliae). <i>Biblia Sacra, Ebraice, Chaldaice, Graece, Latinae, Germanice, Sclavonice.</i> Lg. folio Nurimberg 1599. €250 to €350
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> The American Invasion 1888: “First Ever G.A.A. Hurling Match in America” Medal: G.A.A., The Invaders, 1888. €2,000 to €3,000
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> “Babe” Ruth and the G.A.A. G.A.A. & Baseball: A unique and early Sporting Association. An original Spalding B12 Baseball Bat. €4,000 to €6,000
  • <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Charles Darwin on sexuality and the transmission of hereditary characteristics: Autograph Letter Signed to Lawson Tait. Down, 17 January [1877].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> MILTON, JOHN. <i>Paradise Lost. A Poem written in ten books.</i> London: 1667. A very rare example with the contemporary binding untouched and with a 1667 title page.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Hamilton secures the ratification of the Constitution: <i>The Debates and Proceedings of the Convention of the State of New-York, assembled at Poughkeespsie, on the 17th June, 1788.</i>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> The social contract “Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains”: ROUSSEAU, JEAN-JACQUES. <i>Principes du Droit Politique [Du Contract Social]</i>. Amsterdam: Michel Rey, 1762
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> “The first English textbook on geometrical land-measurement and surveying”: BENESE, RICHARD. <i>This Boke Sheweth the Maner of Measurynge All Maner of Lande…</i>
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