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Michaans Auctions

Auction Info

Auction Name
August Gallery Auction
Auction Date
08/22/2020 - 08/22/2020
Sale Number
#82220
Total Lots
37
Sold Lots
22
Lots Sold
59.46%
Unsold Lots
15
Total Sales (USD)
16,584.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
14,100.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
21,900.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
20,700.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
31,400.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
52.82%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
168

ART DECO RAND MCNALLY TERRESTRIAL FLOOR GLOBE ON AN EBONIZED WALNUT STAND

Circa 1925-1930. USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00 USD 2,040.00
240 JULES OLITSKI

JULES OLITSKI GRAPHICS SUITE 1 YELLOW/GREEN WITH FLESH SILKSCREEN

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,920.00
244 ROY LICHTENSTEIN

ROY LICHTENSTEIN AS I OPEN FIRE OFFSET LITHOGRAPH TRIPTYCH

USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,920.00
231 FRENCH SCHOOL

FRENCH SCHOOL JE NE FUME QUE LE NIL LITHO POSTER

USD 300.00 - 400.00 USD 1,140.00
236 THOMAS HART BENTON

THOMAS HART BENTON NEBRASKA EVENING LITHOGRAPH

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 1,140.00
235 MARGUERITE KIRMSE

MARGUERITE KIRMSE WOODCHUCKS AND A FAMILY AFFAIR ETCHING

USD 500.00 - 700.00 USD 1,080.00
248 TETSUYA NODA

TETSUYA NODA 3 DIARY... WOODBLOCK / SILKSCREEN

1975, 1973, 1994 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 960.00
250 TETSUYA NODA

TETSUYA NODA 5 DIARY... WOODBLOCK / SILKSCREEN

2009, 1970, 1969, 1971 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 960.00
247A CLIFTON KARHU

CLIFTON KARHU SNOW AT TANGO CHO WOODBLOCK

USD 500.00 - 700.00 USD 720.00
232 FERNAND LEGER

FERNAND LEGER LES BUCHES LITHOGRAPH

USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 660.00
237 OHN STEUART CURRY

OHN STEUART CURRY THE MISSED LEAP LITHOGRAPH

USD 600.00 - 800.00 USD 510.00
234 MILAN GRYGAR

MILAN GRYGAR UNTITLED LITHOGRAPH

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 480.00
239 MARGUERITE KIRMSE

MARGUERITE KIRMSE A PAIR OF ACES AND THE CLAUSMEN ETCHING

USD 500.00 - 700.00 USD 480.00
1 Johnson and Ward.

JOHNSONS NEW ILLUSTRATED FAMILY ATLAS 1862

1862 USD 300.00 - 400.00 USD 450.00
238 GENE KLOSS

GENE KLOSS ARID LAND ETCHING

USD 500.00 - 700.00 USD 420.00
233 MIROSLAV STIBOR

MIROSLAV STIBOR UNTITLED FEMALE MOVEMENT PHOTOGRAPH

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 360.00
230 PAUL GAUGUIN

PAUL GAUGUIN LA FEMME AUX FIGURES ETCHING

USD 500.00 - 700.00 USD 300.00
245 KEITH HARING

KEITH HARING UNTITLED-DOUBLE SIDED OFFSET CATALOG ILLUSTRATION

USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 300.00
11

HELLS ANGELS ANNUAL PARTY POSTER CLAP CLINIC BENEFIT JUNE 23RD, 1971

1971 USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 192.00
12

HELLS ANGELS PARTY BERMUDA PALMS CONCERT POSTER INCLUDING JANIS JOPLIN, BIG BROTHER, AND MAIN SQUEEZE

USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 192.00
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> MACHIAVELLI, Niccolò. <i>Nicholas Machiavel's Prince. Also, The life of Castruccio Castracani of Lucca…</i> Translated by Edward Dacres. London, 1640. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> FILSON, John. <i>The Discovery, Settlement and present State of Kentucke: and An Essay towards the Topography, and Natural History of that important Country…</i> Wilmington, Del.: James Adams, 1784. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> ELUARD, Paul. <i>Un poeme dans chaque livre.</i> Paris: Louis Broder, 1956. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> LEWIS, James Otto. [<i>Aboriginal Port Folio.</i> Philadelphia: Published by the Author, 1835-1836]. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> [ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS]. BOOK OF HOURS, use of Rome, in Latin. [Southern Netherlands (Ghent or Bruges), c.1460]. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> MORE, Thomas, Sir. <i>The Workes ... wrytten by him in the Englysh tongue.</i> Edited by William Rastell. London, 1557. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. MORRIS, William. <i>Love is Enough.</i> Hammersmith: The Kelmscott Press, 1897. $5,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> LINCOLN, Abraham. Autograph endorsement signed as President (“A. Lincoln”), 24 February 1863. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> WASHINGTON, George. Address panel with autograph free frank signed ("G:o Washington"), as Commander in Chief of the Continental Army, 5 August 1777. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> GOREY, Edward. <i>The Beastly Baby.</i> N.p.: The Fantod Press, 1962. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> FROST, Robert. Photographic reproduction signed and inscribed ("Robert Frost”), to R.V. Thornton, 1955. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> GOREY, Edward. <i>The Bug Book.</i> New York: Looking Glass Library, 1959. $500 to $700.
  • <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> REGAMEY, Felix (1844-1906). Unique drawing showing Verlaine and Rimbaud in London, September 1872. €70,000 to 100,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> LABORDE, Alexandre de (1773-1842). <i>Voyage pittoresque et historique de l’Espagne.</i> Paris : 1806-1820. €20,000 to 30,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> BOCCACE, Jean (1313-1375). <i>Il Decamerone…</i> Venise : Gabriele Giolito di Ferrari, 1542.<br>€ 12,000 to 15,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> LAMBERT, Yvon (1936). Full collection of writings from <i>Une rêverie émanée de mes loisirs.</i> Paris : 1992 - 2018. €50,000 to 70,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> JOUVE, Paul (1878-1973) -- KIPLING, Rudyard (1865-1936). <i>La Chasse de Kaa.</i> Paris : Javal & Bourdeaux, 1930. €2,000 to 3,000
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Book of Hours with Illuminated Miniatures, France, mid-15th century. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Conradus de Alemania [Halberstadt the Elder], <i>Concordantiae Bibliorum,</i> Strassburg, 1474. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Christopher Marlowe, <i>The Jew of Malta,</i> London, 1633. Earliest extant edition of this antiauthoritarian Elizabethan play. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b><br>Sir Isaac Newton, <i>The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy,</i> first edition in English, 2 volumes, London, 1729. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> John Rae, <i>Narrative of an Expedition to the Shores of the Arctic Sea in 1846 and 1847,</i> first edition, London, 1850. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Philip Pittman, <i>The Present State of the European Settlements on the Mississippi…,</i> first edition, London, 1770. $10,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Cyanotype of an anatomy class at Woman’s Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1895. $300 to $400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Equine veterinary formulary, manuscript on paper, East Earl, Pennsylvania, circa 1860. $400 to $600.
  • <b><center>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Rare & Remarkable Autographs<br>and Manuscripts<br>Now until October 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Most Remarkable Autograph Album Ever Offered: Wilde Poem, Melville Quotes Shakespeare, 8 presidents, Mary Lincoln & 400 More. $30,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Unique Napoleon Autograph Manuscript Detailing his Military Campaign in Italy, plus Doodles. $18,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Remarkable Pasteur Manuscript on Rabies Research 8 Months before 1st Successful Human Vaccination. $12,500 to $15,000.
    <b><center>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Rare & Remarkable Autographs<br>and Manuscripts<br>Now until October 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Freud 1933 ALS Supporting First Lay Analyst Theodor Reik with Reik’s Handwritten Definition of Psychology. $15,000 to $16,000.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Begin & Sadat Unique Signed Photo from Camp David Summit. $2,000 to $2,500.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Rare Scriabin ALS Written the Year He Completed “The Poem of Ecstasy.” $4,000 to $5,000.
    <b><center>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Rare & Remarkable Autographs<br>and Manuscripts<br>Now until October 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Columbus’ Patron Pays for a Gift to a Lady in Waiting. $2,000 to $2,500.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Rare Signed Photo of Nansen, Nobel Prize Winner & Norway’s First Great Arctic Explorer. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Stravinsky Pens 5 Bars from "Petrouschka.” $1,200 to $1,500.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Zapata Letter Written 4 Days Following Collapse of Negotiations between Villa and Carranza. $2,000 to $2,200.
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