Back

Bruun Rasmussen: Prints

Auction Reports

Auction Name Prints Total Sales (EUR) 27,865.00
Auction Date 12/04/2017 - 12/05/2017 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 23,630.00
Sale Number #1749 High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 28,135.00
Total Lots 88
Sold Lots 74 Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 29,705.00
% of Lots Sold 84.09% High Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 34,845.00
Unsold Lots 14 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 79.97%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
539 Michael Kvium

Naiv opstilling.

1995 EUR 805.00 - 1,100.00 EUR 2,125.00
971 Salvador Dali

Arlecchino, 1968.

1968 EUR 670.00 - 670.00 EUR 1,375.00
563 John Kørner

Untitled.

EUR 805.00 - 805.00 EUR 1,250.00
733 Hans Scherfig

Composition with elephants.

1977 EUR 270.00 - 270.00 EUR 1,250.00
584 Maurits Cornelis Escher

Sky and Water I.

EUR 270.00 - 270.00 EUR 1,093.75
865 Salvador Dali

La Demon aile from Venus aux fourrures.

EUR 805.00 - 805.00 EUR 837.50
660 Malene Landgreen

Four compositions.

EUR 270.00 - 405.00 EUR 806.25
679 Lucio Fontana

Galleria La Bussola, Torino 1967.

1967 EUR 405.00 - 540.00 EUR 737.50
613 Pierre Alechinsky

Une Société.

1962 EUR 270.00 - 405.00 EUR 706.25
852 Mogens Balle, Christian Dotremont

L'imagitatrice.

1968 EUR 540.00 - 670.00 EUR 706.25
650 Asger Jorn

composition from "Jubilæumsserien".

1963 EUR 405.00 - 540.00 EUR 637.50
601 Corneille

Femme au tigre.

1986 EUR 270.00 - 405.00 EUR 568.75
619 Karel Appel

Composition.

EUR 270.00 - 270.00 EUR 537.50
623 Robert Jacobsen

Thor, 1988.

1988 EUR 405.00 - 540.00 EUR 537.50
695 Pierre Alechinsky

Exprmntl.

1973 EUR 540.00 - 670.00 EUR 537.50
531 Marco Evaristti

Six compositions.

EUR 805.00 - 1,100.00 EUR 506.25
674 Kurt Trampedach

Pays Basque, Chiladicoborda Sare, Larrun.

1989 EUR 270.00 - 270.00 EUR 506.25
934 Per Kirkeby

Composition.

1980 EUR 270.00 - 270.00 EUR 506.25
645 Robert Jacobsen

Matador 1, 1988.

1988 EUR 405.00 - 540.00 EUR 468.75
687 Max Ernst

Masque, 1950.

1950 EUR 670.00 - 670.00 EUR 468.75
640 Jesper Christiansen

Two compositions.

1999 EUR 200.00 - 200.00 EUR 418.75
678 Richard Mortensen

Four compositions from the series Homère l'Odyssée XIII Chant, vers 287-324".

1968 EUR 540.00 - 805.00 EUR 406.25
874 Corneille

L'oiseau bleu and composition.

1974 EUR 405.00 - 405.00 EUR 406.25
569 Corneille

Fire kompositioner.

EUR 405.00 - 405.00 EUR 387.50
804 Ib Geertsen

Trilogi, 1969-71.

1969-71. EUR 540.00 - 540.00 EUR 387.50
  • <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
  • <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
Ask Questions