Copley Fine Art Auctions: Sporting Art - Prints, 21618, Boston

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Auction Report
Auction Date
02/16/2018 - 02/16/2018
Page Size: 41 items in 2 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
82Frank W. Benson (1862-1951)

Candlelight, 1915

1915USD 10,000.00 - 20,000.00Not Sold
83Frank W. Benson (1862-1951)

Dory Fisherman, 1927

1927USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 3,600.00
84Frank W. Benson (1862-1951)

Yellowlegs in Sunlight, 1928

1928USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 840.00
85Frank W. Benson (1862-1951)

Old Tom, 1926

1926USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 3,600.00
86Frank W. Benson (1862-1951)

Marsh Gunner, 1918

1918USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,320.00
87Frank W. Benson (1862-1951)

The Landing, 1915

1915USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 900.00
88Frank W. Benson (1862-1951)

Two Canoes, 1927

1927USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,200.00
89Frank W. Benson (1862-1951)

Ducks at Play, 1923

1923USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 1,320.00
90Frank W. Benson (1862-1951)

Nascaupee Indian, 1921

1921USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 660.00
91Frank W. Benson (1862-1951)

The Gunners' Blind, 1921

1921USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,760.00
92Frank W. Benson (1862-1951)

Setting Decoys, 1923

1923USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,280.00
93Frank W. Benson (1862-1951)

Running the Rapids, 1927

1927USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,200.00
94Frank W. Benson (1862-1951)

Dusk, 1914

1914USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,400.00
112Ogden M. Pleissner (1905-1983)

The Quail Hunters, 1973

1973USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 780.00
113Ogden M. Pleissner (1905-1983)

Setting Up on Horseshoe Pond - Delta Marsh, 1981

1981USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 180.00
114Ogden M. Pleissner (1905-1983)

October Snow, 1959

1959USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 1,020.00
115Aiden Lassell Ripley (1896-1969)

Woodcock Cover, 1963

1963USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 840.00
116Paul Desmond Brown (1893-1958)

Kennel Bound, 1937

1937USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 240.00
117Arthur Burdett Frost (1851-1928)

Complete Set of Shooting Pictures, 1895

1895USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 4,200.00
118Arthur Burdett Frost (1851-1928)

A Day's Shooting, 1903

1903USD 100.00 - 300.00USD 1,320.00
119Arthur Burdett Frost (1851-1928)

Eight Prints (one pictured)

USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 4,800.00
120Arthur Burdett Frost (1851-1928)

Eleven Prints (one pictured), 1903

1903USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 600.00
121Ogden M. Pleissner (1905-1983)

Three Sporting Prints

USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 1,560.00
122Currier & Ives

Five Early Sporting Prints

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 240.00
123Aiden Lassell Ripley (1896-1969)

Two Etchings

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 240.00
  • <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>Doyle, April 25:</b> E.H. SHEPARD, Original drawing for A.A. Milne’s The House at Pooh Corner.<br>$40,000-60,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> BERNARD RATZER, Plan of the City of New York in North America, surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767. $80,000-100,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> THOMAS JEFFERSON, Autograph letter signed comparing Logan, Tecumseh, and Little Turtle to the Spartans. Monticello: 15 February 1821. $14,000-18,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN C. FREMONT, Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, in the Year 1842.. Abridged edition, the only one containing the folding map From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $3,000-5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ZANE GREY, Album containing 94 large format photographs of Grey and party at Catalina Island, Arizona, and fishing in the Pacific. From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $5,000-$8,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> WILLIAM COMBE, A History of Madeira ... illustrative of the Costumes, Manners, and Occupations of the Inhabitants. produced by Ackermann in 1821; From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ERIC TAVERNER, Salmon Fishing... One of 275 copies signed by Taverner, published in 1931,From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN WHITEHEAD, Exploration of Mount Kina Balu, North Borneo. Whitehead reached the high point of Kinabalu in 1888. Part of a major group of travel books from the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN LONG, Voyages and Travels of an Indian Interpreter and Trader, describing the Manners and Customs of the North American Indians... The first edition of 1791. $3,000-$5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> SAMUEL BECKETT, Stirrings Still. This, Beckett’s last work of fiction with original lithographs by Le Brocquy, limited to 200 copies signed by the author and the artist. From the Estate of Howard Kaminsky.. $1,500-$2,500
  • <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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