Dominic Winter Book Auctions: Photography: The First 100 Years, 30918, Gloucestershire

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
03/09/2018 - 03/09/2018
Page Size: 492 items in 20 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1 Anderson (James Isaac Atkinson, 1813-1877)

A group of five albumen print photographs of sculptures in the Vatican, early 1850s,

early 1850sGBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 300.00
2Annan (Thomas, photographer)

Illustrations of Mary Queen of Scots: a Poem by Henry Glassford Bell..., being Photographs from Pictures painted for the Art-Union of Glasgow, by Robert Herdman, R.S.A., Glasgow: Art-Union of Glasgow, [1868],

Glasgow:1868]GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 168.00
3

Architecture. A large salted paper print of a cathedral tower, c. 1850,

c. 1850GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 180.00
4

Army Medical Museum, USA. A surgical photograph of a bullet hole through a human spine, Fort Yuma, California, 1873,

Fort Yuma, California1873GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 240.00
5 Biggs (Thomas, 1822-1905)

Sangameshwara Temple at Pattadakal in Karnataka, 1866,

1866GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 432.00
6 Bourne (Samuel, 1834-1912)

Pathans, Peshawar Valley, India, 1860s,

1860sGBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 432.00
7

Brazil & Thailand. A group of 12 gelatin silver prints of Rio de Janeiro, c. 1920,

c. 1920GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 114.00
8

Britanny, Normandy and Andalusia. Two large-format photograph albums, 1889,

1889GBP 200.00 - 250.00GBP 144.00
9

Chile. An album of 74 albumen print photographs compiled by European settlers in Valparaiso, Chile, c. 1880s,

c. 1880sGBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 648.00
10

China and Japan. Personal photograph album, c. 1895-6,

c. 1895-6GBP 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
11

China. Panorama of Shanghai, China, by Burr Photo Company, 1920s,

1920sGBP 700.00 - 1,000.00GBP 720.00
12

China. Executions, Canton, early 20th century,

early 20th centuryGBP 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
13

Cliff Dwellings, Arizona. A group of 10 albumen prints by C. Osbon, c. 1880s,

c. 1880sGBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 102.00
14

Corfu. Two rare views of Corfu, c. 1870,

c. 1870GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 300.00
15

Coronation Durbar, Delhi. A complete set of 96 gelatin silver print photographs of the Durbar by G.W. Lawrie & Co., Lucknow, 1903,

Lucknow1903GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 1,128.00
16 Delamotte (Philip Henry, after)

Queen Victoria presiding at the ceremony for the opening of the re-erected Crystal Palace in Sydenham, 1854,

1854GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 252.00
17 Delmaet & Durandelle (fl. 1860-1870)

A group of five photographs of ornamental stonework for the Paris Opera, c. 1860s,

c. 1860sGBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 252.00
18

Early Photography. A group of 9 early photographs, 1850s and 1860s,

1850s and 1860sGBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 288.00
19

Embley Park, childhood home of Florence Nightingale. An album of 136 albumen print photographs, c. 1870s,

c. 1870sGBP 700.00 - 1,000.00GBP 1,500.00
20

Ethnograpy. A good collection of ethnographic images, 19th & early 20th century,

19th & early 20th centuryGBP 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
21

Europe. A group of seven photograph albums, mostly late 19th century,

late 19th centuryGBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 528.00
22

Europe. A group of four photograph albums, late 19th century,

late 19th centuryGBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 912.00
23

Female Surgeons. A collection of approximately 70 photographs and 200 negatives of surgical procedures, 1940s-1950s,

1940s-1950sGBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 324.00
24 Dixon (Thomas James, 1857-1943)

Lion, London Zoo, 1880s,

1880sGBP 350.00 - 450.00Not Sold
25 Brady (George Stewardson, 1832-1921)

Lanercost Priory, Cumbria, 1850s,

1850sGBP 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
  • <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>
  • <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
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