• <b>Bonhams September 22:</b> Lot 14. Darwin, Charles. 1809-1882. <i>On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection... 1859.</i>. US$ 60,000-80,000.
    <b>Bonhams September 22:</b> Lot 46. Smith, Adam. 1723-1790. <i>An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth ...</i> US$ 70,000-90,000.
    <b>Bonhams September 22:</b> Lot 224. CIVIL WAR. Gardner's Photographic Sketch Book of the War [1865-1866]. US$ 120,000-180,000.
    <b>Bonhams September 22:</b> Lot 255. McKenney, Thomas L. and James Hall. <i>History of the Indian Tribes of North America</i>. First Edition, Subscriber’s Copy. US$ 60,000-90,000.
    <b>Bonhams September 22:</b> Lot 270. Serra, Junipero. 1713-1774, ET AL. Pangua, Francisco. Letter in Spanish, 1775. US$ 60,000-90,000.
    <b>Bonhams September 21:</b> Lot 77. APPLE-1 COMPUTER. Apple 1 Motherboard, with label "Apple Computer 1 / Palo Alto. Ca. Copyright 1976." US$ 300,000-500,000.
    <b>Bonhams September 21:</b> Lot 46.<br>The 1934 Nobel Prize Medal for Physiology or Medicine. Presented to George Minot. US$ 200,000-300,000.
    <b>Bonhams September 21:</b> Lot 39. Darwin, Charles. 1809-1882. Autograph Letter Signed ("Ch. Darwin"). US$ 70,000-90,000.
    <b>Bonhams September 21:</b> Lot 4. Lubieniecki, Stanislaw. 1623-1675. <i>[Theatri Cometici pars posterior] ...</i> <br>US$ 25,000-35,000.
    <b>Bonhams September 21:</b> Lot 3.<br>Very rare George III mahogany and engraved brass orrery. Signed... " <br>US$ 200,000-250,000.
  • <b>19th Century Shop.</b> Catalogue 160: Magnificent Books, Manuscripts, & Photographs
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> Shakespeare's First Folio (1623)
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> Charles Darwin family photograph album
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> Spectacular album of mammoth photos of the American West by Watkins & others
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> Washington family copy of The Federalist (1788)
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> Underground Railroad runaway broadside (1857)

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Bruun Rasmussen

Auction Info

Auction Name
Prints
Auction Date
08/31/2015 - 09/01/2015
Sale Number
#1536
Total Lots
77
Sold Lots
63
Lots Sold
81.82%
Unsold Lots
14
Total Sales (EUR)
26,258.75
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
26,700.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
29,105.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
35,880.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
38,550.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
68.12%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
573 Pierre Alechinsky

Composition from the portfolio "Sans l'ecorce".

1991 EUR 1,350.00 - 1,350.00 EUR 1,437.50
590 Richard Mortensen

"Solsidan", 1988.

1988 EUR 1,050.00 - 1,050.00 EUR 1,312.50
828 Pierre Alechinsky, Yves Bonnefoy

"L'excédante", 1982.

1982 EUR 1,050.00 - 1,050.00 EUR 1,250.00
934 Ole Ahlberg

"Picknick 2".

2007 EUR 805.00 - 805.00 EUR 1,175.00
82 Carl Bloch

The doubting Thomas.

1885 EUR 535.00 - 535.00 EUR 1,006.25
937 Karel Appel

Three figure compositions.

EUR 805.00 - 805.00 EUR 1,006.25
560 Richard Mortensen

"Lora", 1990.

1990 EUR 1,050.00 - 1,050.00 EUR 918.75
887 Karel Appel

Figure composition.

1975 EUR 535.00 - 535.00 EUR 768.75
936 Corneille

Composition with woman, animals and tree.

1994 EUR 535.00 - 535.00 EUR 737.50
648 Asger Jorn

"La rougeur de Lille".

1967 EUR 805.00 - 1,050.00 EUR 668.75
707 Maurice Estève

"Maraboulda", 1972.

1972 EUR 1,050.00 - 1,050.00 EUR 668.75
731 Friedensreich Hundertwasser

Hommage à Schröder- Sonnenstern", 1972.

1972 EUR 1,050.00 - 1,050.00 EUR 668.75
939 Pierre Alechinsky

Composition.

EUR 400.00 - 400.00 EUR 668.75
947 Asger Jorn

"Ludion barbu".

1967 EUR 805.00 - 1,050.00 EUR 668.75
682 Walasse Ting

Odalisque.

1979 EUR 270.00 - 400.00 EUR 600.00
700 Bram van Velde

Composition, 1978.

1978 EUR 805.00 - 805.00 EUR 600.00
935 Michael Kvium

"Kvindebillede I".

1986 EUR 400.00 - 535.00 EUR 600.00
724 Bram van Velde

Composition, 1976.

1976 EUR 805.00 - 805.00 EUR 568.75
774 Richard Mortensen

"Caldaniccia".

EUR 670.00 - 670.00 EUR 568.75
598 Salvador Dali

Composition from the series "Les songs drôlatiques de Pantagruel".

EUR 270.00 - 400.00 EUR 500.00

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  • <b>Swann:</b> Benjamin Graham and David L. Dodd, <i>Security Analysis</i>, signed and inscribed first edition, New York, 1934. Price Realized: $23,750.
    <b>Swann:</b> Frederic Goudy, <i>Ecclesiates or the Preacher</i>, illuminated manuscript, circa 1890. Price Realized: $8,750,<br>an auction record.
    <b>Swann:</b> Hendrik Doncker, <i>De Zee-Atlas</i>, with 31 hand-colored maps, circa 1665. Price Realized: $125,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> <i>The Book of Mormon</i>, first edition, New York, 1830. Price Realized: $55,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Petrus Lombardus, <i>Sententiarum libri IV</i>, manuscript in Latin, Bohemia, dated 1463. Price Realized: $45,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Frederick Douglass, autograph letter signed, attesting<br>to the character of Harriet Tubman, October 1864. Price Realized: $40,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Egon Schiele, five-page Autograph Letter Signed, indignant at military interference in his art, October 1918. Price Realized: $33,800, an auction record.
    <b>Swann:</b> Large illuminated manuscript sheet with calligraphic and botanical borders, Ottoman Empire, early 19th century. Price Realized: $27,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> Evelyn Waugh, <i>Vile Bodies</i>, first edition, London, 1930. Price Realized: $18,750, an auction record.
    <b>Swann:</b> Diego Luis de San Vitores, first report by the first missionary to the Marianas Islands, Mexico, 1669. Price Realized: $46,800
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