Michaans Auctions: Gallery Auction - Books, Prints, Photographs, 11318, Alameda, CA

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
01/13/2018 - 01/13/2018
Page Size: 48 items in 2 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
223Abanindranath Tagore (1871 -1951)

A Moonlight Music Party

USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 180.00
228Toshi Yoshida (1911-1995)


USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
229Masami Teraoka (b. 1936)

Namiyo at Hanauma Bay

1985USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,680.00
256After ANTOINE DESGODETZ (French 1653-1728)

Four "Architectural drawings of Rome"

USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 1,200.00
257LUIGI KASIMIR (Austrian 1881-1962)

Chartres Cathedral, "Freiburg" and "Nymphenburg Palace, Austria, Twilight"

USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 360.00
293VARIOUS ARTIST INCL. GEORGE POST (American 1906-1997)

3 "San Francisco Landmarks" and "Cliff House"

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
299PABLO PICASSO (Spanish 1881-1973)

Vieil Homme Devant une Toile Représentant des Exploits Amoureux

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,040.00
300SALVADOR DALI (Spanish 1904-1989)

Femme nu de dos (Nude woman from the back) [From the "Nudes" Series]

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 900.00
301PABLO PICASSO (Spanish 1881-1973)

Femme Debout Entourée de Quatre Hommes Barbus, 1966

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 3,000.00
302ROMAIN (ERTE) DE TIRTOFF (Russian Federation / American 1892 -1990)

La Belle, "Rayonement" jewelry suite, and "Feather Hat Cap"

USD 1,600.00 - 1,800.00USD 1,200.00
303SALVADOR DALI (Spanish 1904-1989)

Le Jugement [The Lovers] (from the Triumph of Love Portfolio)

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 720.00
306MICHEL DELACROIX (French b. 1933)

Restaurant du Progres, "Hotel Excelsior" and "La Place de la Bastille"

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 480.00
307GUSTAVE SINGIER (French 1909-1984)

Nereioes Alyssales

(19)69USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
308After YVES BRAYER and After RAOUL DUFY (French 1907-1990) and (French 1877 -1953)

Galerie de Paris and "Musee Galliera"

USD 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
309After ISIS KISCHKA and After LEONARD TSUGUHARU FOUJITA (French 1908-1974) and (Japanese / French 1886-1968)

Tulipes de Bagatelle and "Chrysanthemes Porte d'Auteuil" Lithograph poster. Including linen mounting

USD 450.00 - 650.00Not Sold
310After MARC CHAGALL (Russian Federation / American 1887 -1985)

Les Vitraux de Metz and Vitaux pour Jérusalem"

USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 480.00
312JOHNNY FRIEDLÄNDER (German 1912-1992)


USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 192.00
316After PABLO PICASSO (Spanish 1881-1973)

Three Musicians

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 720.00
320ROBERT MOTHERWELL (American 1915-1991)

Burning Elegy 1991

1991USD 40,000.00 - 60,000.00USD 33,000.00
321R.C. GORMAN (American 1932-2005)

Reclining Woman and "Seated Woman"

1980USD 900.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
323RODOLFO MORALES (Mexican 1925-2001)

Portrait of woman with two dogs and "Seated woman"

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,440.00
324LEROY NEIMAN (American 1921-2012)

Red Square Panorama

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 900.00
327JAMES ROSENQUIST (American 1933-2017)

Swing Screen

1979USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
328NORIO AZUMA (Japanese/American 1928-2004)

Calm Serigraph.

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 240.00
329RODOLFO MORALES (Mexican 1925-2001)

Figures Playing Guitars

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 540.00
  • <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Jenner (Rev. George Charles). <i>The Evidence at Large...Respecting Dr Jenner's Discovery of Vaccine Inoculation,</i> presentation copy from Edward Jenner to Rev. Rowland Hill, 1805. £4,000 to £6,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Houdini (Harry).- Maggi (Girolamo). <i>De tintinnabulis liber postumus...de equuleo liber,</i> Harry Houdini's copy, Amsterdam, H. Wetstein, 1689. £600 to £800
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Meyer (Henry Leonard). Coloured Illustrations of British Birds, and their Eggs , 7 vol. in 2 plus Illustrations of British Birds, 4 vol., 1842-50 and [1835-51]. £5,000 to £7,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Dickens (Charles). <i>An Entirely New Romantic Drama, in Three Acts, by Mr. Wilkie Collins, called The Frozen Deep,</i> 1857. £3,000 to £4,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Lighthouses and Islands of Ireland, c. 125 drawings, 1867. £6,000 to £8,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Shelley (Lady Jane). Diary, 1853 & 1860. £1,500 to £2,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Scottish Binding.- The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, bound in contemporary brown polished calf decorated with the figure of a Chinese spearman, by ?James Scott of Edinburgh, 1778. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Greene (Graham). <i>The Man Within,</i> first edition, signed by the author, 1929. £4,000 to £6,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Mellan (Claude, 1598-1688). The Holy Face, or the Veil of St Veronica, [c. 1649 and later]. £800 to £1,200
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Desaguliers (John Theophilus). <i>A Dissertation concerning Electricity,</i> W. Innys, and T. Longman, 1742. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Le Jeune (Paul). <i>Relation de se qui s'est passé en la Nouvelle France en l'anné 1636 enuoyée au R.Pere Provincial de la Compagnie de Iesus en la Province de France,</i> 1637. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Stumpf (Johann Rudolph). <i>Gemeiner loblicher Eydgnoschafft Stetten, Landen und Völckern Chronicwirdiger thaaten beschreibung, </i> Zurich, Froschauer, 1586. £3,000 to £4,000
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22: Autographs</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> George Washington, Letter Signed to General James Clinton, preparing for the Sullivan-Clinton Campaign, 1778. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Thomas Jefferson, Letter Signed, to Major-General Nathanael Greene, promising to send reinforcements against Cornwallis, 1781. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Thomas Edison, Autograph Letter Signed, to Western Union President William Orton, 1878. $10,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22: Autographs</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> William, Bishop of Coventry, vellum charter granting the church of Rochdale to the Cistercian Abbey of Stanlaw, in Latin, 1222. $3,500 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> FDR, Photograph Signed & Inscribed, framed with wood removed from the White House roof, 1927. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Jean Dubuffet, archive including many letters written while painting in NYC, 1951-72. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22: Autographs</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Mohandas K. Gandhi, Autograph Letter Signed, describing the source of his patience, 1939. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Lithograph portrait of Albert Einstein by Hermann Struck, signed by both, 1923. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Charles The Bold, Duke of Burgundy, Letter Signed to Johann IV of Nassau, in French, 1470. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22: Autographs</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Jean Cocteau, Autograph Letter Signed, in French, 1919. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Louis Armstrong, two Autograph Letters Signed to Erich Kauffmann, his lip salve purveyor, 1965-70. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Wernher von Braun, Autograph Letter Signed to Jonathan Cross, 1975. $5,000 to $7,500.
  • <b>Bonhams: Fine Books and Manuscripts. 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. $80,000 to $120,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> Violin belonging to Albert Einstein, presented to him by Oscar H. Steger, 1933. $100,000 to $150,000
    <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. $100,000 to $150,000
    <b>Bonhams: Fine Books and Manuscripts. 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. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> NEWTON, ISAAC. Autograph Manuscript in Latin, being detailed instructions on making the philosopher's stone. 8 pp. 1790s. $200,000 to 300,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> 1869 Inauguration Bible of President Ulysses S. Grant. $80,000 to $120,000
  • <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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