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Bruun Rasmussen

Auction Info

Auction Name
Prints
Auction Date
08/10/2020 - 08/11/2020
Sale Number
#2033
Total Lots
103
Sold Lots
82
Lots Sold
79.61%
Unsold Lots
21
Total Sales (DKK)
310,312.50
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (DKK)
242,500.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (DKK)
283,000.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (DKK)
356,700.00
High Estimate of All Lots (DKK)
404,700.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
76.68%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
521 Pablo Picasso (b. Malaga 1881, d. Mougins 1973)

“La comedie humaine”, 1954.

1954 DKK 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 DKK 26,250.00
592 Pablo Picasso (b. Malaga 1881, d. Mougins 1973)

Composition from the serie “La comedie humaine”, 1954.

1954 DKK 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 DKK 20,625.00
525 Marc Chagall (b. Vitebsk 1887, d. St. Paul de Vence 1985)

Exhibition poster from Konsthallen Lamdskrona.

1972 DKK 8,000.00 - 8,000.00 DKK 10,625.00
653 Vilhelm Lundstrøm (b. Copenhagen 1893, d. s.p. 1950)

Fish on plate.

DKK 1,500.00 - 1,500.00 DKK 8,750.00
672 Friedensreich Hundertwasser (b. Wien 1928, d. New Zealand 2000)

“Irinaland über den Balkan”, 1971/72.

1971/72. DKK 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 DKK 8,125.00
629 Karel Appel (b. Amsterdam 1921, d. Zürich 2006)

Untitled.

DKK 5,000.00 - 5,000.00 DKK 6,875.00
661 Salvador Dalí (b. Figueres 1904, d. s.p. 1989)

“Elijah” 1975.

1975 DKK 6,000.00 - 6,000.00 DKK 6,875.00
695 Park Seo-bo (b. Yecheon, Gyeongbuk 1931)

“Ecriture”.

1988 DKK 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 DKK 6,250.00
586 Henry Heerup (b. Copenhagen 1907, d. s.p. 1993)

Composition.

DKK 1,500.00 - 1,500.00 DKK 5,500.00
599 Mogens Andersen (b. Copenhagen 1916, d. s.p. 2003)

Six identical compositions.

DKK 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 DKK 5,500.00
628 Christo (b. Gabrovo, Bulgaria 1935, d. New York City 2020)

“The Umbrellas. Joint project for Japan and the USA.”

DKK 2,000.00 - 2,000.00 DKK 5,500.00
682 Victor Vasarely (b. Pecs 1908, d. Paris 1997)

“Hexas”, 1988.

1988 DKK 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 DKK 5,250.00
697 Jim Dine (b. Cincinnati, Ohio 1935)

“Olympic Robe”.

1988 DKK 8,000.00 - 8,000.00 DKK 5,250.00
582 Richard Mortensen (b. Copenhagen 1910, d. Kirke Hyllinge 1993)

Five compositions from the folder “Signes Rijeka”, 1975.

1975 DKK 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 DKK 5,250.00
621 Robert Jacobsen (b. Copenhagen 1912, d. Egtved 1993)

“Frimærke Rune”.

DKK 5,000.00 - 5,000.00 DKK 5,250.00
609 Robert Jacobsen (b. Copenhagen 1912, d. Egtved 1993)

Untitled.

DKK 5,000.00 - 5,000.00 DKK 5,000.00
630 Walasse Ting (b. Shanghai 1929, d. New York 2010)

7 geishas with flowers and Offrande de fleurs, 1982.

1982 DKK 6,000.00 - 6,000.00 DKK 5,000.00
656 Per Kirkeby (b. Copenhagen 1938, d. s.p. 2018)

Compositition from “Det genskabte køkken”.

1980 DKK 6,000.00 - 6,000.00 DKK 5,000.00
761 Takashi Murakami (b. Tokyo 1962)

“Me and the Mr. DOBs”.

DKK 5,000.00 - 6,000.00 DKK 4,500.00
573 Egill Jacobsen (b. Copenhagen 1910, d. s.p. 1998)

Two compositions.

1992 DKK 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 DKK 4,500.00
  • <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>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>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
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