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Auction Name Online Sale: Prints - Internet bidstart 10/27 Total Sales (USD) 36,113.30
Auction Date 11/04/2017 - 11/04/2017 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 26,150.00
Sale Number #366 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 50,700.00
Total Lots 46
Sold Lots 46 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 26,150.00
% of Lots Sold 100.00% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 50,700.00
Unsold Lots 0 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 71.23%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
129 Henri Marie Raymond de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, 1864-1901)

"La Revue Blanche" (Adriani 130, Delteil 355, Wittrock P16B),

1895 USD 10,000.00 - 20,000.00 USD 11,800.00
144 Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)

"L'aigle, la Laie et la Chatte" (The Eagle, the Wild Sow, and the Cat), from "Jean de La Fontaine Fables"

1952 USD 700.00 - 1,000.00 USD 1,563.50
152 Tamara de Lempicka (Polish, 1898–1980)

"Lady in Lace"

1972 USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 1,563.50
135 John Marin (American, 1870-1953)

"Downtown, the El"

1921 USD 1,500.00 - 3,000.00 USD 1,416.00
133 Henri Matisse (French, 1869-1954)

"Danseuse Bleue" from "The Blue Nudes"

1952 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 1,191.80
134 Henri Matisse (French, 1869-1954)

"Danseuse Bleue" from "The Blue Nudes"

1952 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 1,062.00
139 Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)

"Le Vieux Roi (The Old King)" from series "Le Patrioté at Nice"

1959 USD 600.00 - 1,200.00 USD 914.50
189 Bernard Buffet (French, 1928-1999)

"Le Jardin de L'Eveche, Notre Dame"

1968 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 908.60
165 Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

"The Overseer" from Ivanhoe suite,

1977 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 826.00
156 Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

"The Laurels of Happiness" from "After 50 Years of Surrealism" Suite,

1974 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 796.50
142 Georges Braque (French, 1882-1963)

"Marine Noire"

ca 1960 USD 600.00 - 1,200.00 USD 708.00
163 Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

"The Vision of the angel of Cup Creus (The Thumb)"

1979 USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 684.40
167 Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

"I went down to the garden of nuts to see the fruits...." from "Song of Songs of Solomon"

1971 USD 250.00 - 500.00 USD 660.80
149 Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978)

"Catching the Big One"

1978 USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 625.40
161 Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

"Le Corbeau et le Renard (The raven and the fox)" from "Le Bestiarire de La Fontaine"

1974 USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 625.40
174 John McCrady (American, 1911-1968)

"Swing Low Sweet Chariot"

1941 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 613.60
162 Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

"Le Coch et le Mouche (The coach and the fly)" from "Le Bestiarire de La Fontaine"

1974 USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 601.80
126 Mary Cassatt (American, 1844-1926)

“Margot Wearing a Bonnet”,

1902, 1923 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 590.00
158 Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

"Les Chants de Maldoror" by "Comte de Lautreamont".

USD 500.00 - 700.00 USD 590.00
157 Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

"A Shattering Entrance to the USA" from "After 50 Years of Surrealism"

1974 USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 578.20
159 Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

"Les Animaux Malades de la Peste (The animals ill with the plague)" from "Le Bestiarire de La Fontaine"

1974 USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 519.20
160 Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

"Le Cerf Malade (The sick deer)" from "Le Bestiarire de La Fontaine"

1974 USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 507.40
164 Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)

"King Richard (King of Swords)" from Ivanhoe suite,

1977 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 495.60
132 Henri Matisse (French, 1869-1954)

"Femme bleue assise 4 (Seated Blue Nude 4)" from "The Blue Nudes"

1952 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 495.00
170 Victor Vasarely (French, 1908-1997)

"Zebras"

1989 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 483.80
  • <b>Leland Little: Important Fall Auction. September 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Leland Little, Sep. 22:</b> Published Half Plate Ambrotype of a North Carolina Confederate Officer. $2,000 to $4,000
    <b>Leland Little, Sep. 22:</b> Two 19th Century Books Pertaining to Canada's Red River Settlement. $400 to $800
    <b>Leland Little, Sep. 22:</b> Two Books With Fore-Edge Paintings of British Architectual Landmarks. $400 to $600
    <b>Leland Little: Important Fall Auction. September 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Leland Little, Sep. 22:</b> Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987), "Torte a la Dobosch" from <i>Wild Raspberries</i>. $1,000 to $3,000
    <b>Leland Little, Sep. 22:</b> Keith Haring (American, 1958-1990), <i>Pop Shop II,</i> One Plate screenprint in colors, on wove paper, 1998. $8,000 to $12,000
    <b>Leland Little, Sep. 22:</b> Thomas Rowlandson (British, 1756-1827), Twenty-Two Prints from the <i>Tours of Dr. Syntax</i>. $500 to $1,000
  • <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>
  • <b>Bonhams: Exploration and Travel, Featuring Americana, Part I. September 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Shackleton, Ernest. <i>Aurora Australis.</i> Printed at the sign of 'The Penguins'; East Antarctica, 1908. $70,000 to $100,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Shackleton, Ernest. <i>South Polar Times.</i> 1st edition, limited issue. from the library of Michael Barne. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> General Washington's <i>Proceedings of a General Court Martial... of Major General Lee.</i> Philiadelphia, 1778. 100 copies printed for Congress. BOUND WITH: ...Court Martial... of St Clair and ...Schuyler. $25,000 to $35,000
    <b>Bonhams: Exploration and Travel, Featuring Americana, Part I. September 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> <i>The Voice of the People.</i> Boston, 1754. Rare pamphlet on the Excise Tax. Nathaniel Sparhawk's copy. $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Autograph Letter Signed ("S.L. Clemens"), offering extensive hard-earned advice on writing, 5 pp, 1881. $30,000 to $50,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> After Fra Egnazio Danti. <i>L'Ultime Parti not:e nel Indie Occid:ntli" [The last known parts of the Western Indies].</i> Painted Map of California, Western Mexico, and Japan. $70,000 to $100,000
    <b>Bonhams: Exploration and Travel, Featuring Americana, Part I. September 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Ptolemaeus, Claudius. <i>Geographie opus nouissima...</i> 1513. The most important edition of Ptolemy, containing the Admiral's Map. $250,000 to $350,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> De Arellano, Don Alonso. Manuscript, his <i>"Relación mui singular y circunstanciada... Capitán del Patax San Lucas,"</i> manuscript copy from the Sir Thomas Phillips collection. $50,000 to $80,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Purchas, Samuel. <i>Purchas his Pilgrimes.</i> First edition. With John Simth's engraved map of Virginia. $70,000 to $100,000
    <b>Bonhams: Exploration and Travel, Featuring Americana, Part I. September 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Lewis, Meriwether. Contemporary manuscript true copy of his final power of attorney, 1809. $8,000 to $12,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> <i>A New Method of Macarony Making, as Practiced at Boston in North America.</i> Mezzotint. London, 1774. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> <i>Scientific Base Ball Pitching: A Treatise on the Pitcher, Pitching, Origin and Philosophy of the Curve.</i> Chicago, 1897. $2,000 to $3,000
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Franklin H. Brown, <i>State Sovereignty, National Union,</i> Chicago, 1860. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Thomas Paine, <i>The American Crisis,</i> Fishkill, NY, December 1776. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b><br>The Aitken Bible, Philadelphia, 1781. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Francisco Loubayssin de Lamarca, probable first edition of the first novel set in the Spanish New World, Paris, 1617. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Juan de la Anunciación, <i>Sermonario en lengua mexicana,</i> first edition, first book of sermons in Nahuatl, Mexico, 1577. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Maturino Gilberti, <i>Thesoro spiritual en lengua de Mechuacá,</i> first edition, Mexico, 1558. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Commission of William O. Stoddard as secretary to the president, signed by Lincoln, Washington, 1861. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> <i>Clay and Frelinghuysen,</i> flag banner, circa 1844. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Daguerreotype of a man believed to be Frederick Granger Williams Smith, son of Joseph Smith, circa late 1850s. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> John C. Wolfe, <i>Portrait of Abraham Lincoln,</i> oil on board in period wooden frame, circa 1860s. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Francis W. Winton, manuscript on pow-wows with indigenous Canadians, 1881. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Family letters from two young daguerreotype artists, 1826-79. $10,000 to $15,000.
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