Auction Reports

William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals

Auction Info

Auction Name
Eclectic Variety - Prints, Books
Auction Date
08/11/2020 - 08/11/2020
Sale Number
#81120
Total Lots
27
Sold Lots
26
Lots Sold
96.30%
Unsold Lots
1
Total Sales (USD)
3,835.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
3,300.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
6,560.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
3,500.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
6,960.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
55.10%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
12548 Frank L. Stephens

FRANK L. STEPHENS "TO BE BLACK IN AMERICA"

20th Century USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 1,121.00
12671 -30.0

(30) FRENCH VOLUMES BALZAC LA COMEDIE HUMAINE

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 590.00
12596 Peter Sculthorpe (American, b 1948)

PETER SCULTHORPE SIGNED LITHO "WINTER LANDSCAPE"

USD 140.00 - 240.00 USD 224.20
12585

WWI POSTER "YANKS IN GERMANY"

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 200.60
12595 Peter Sculthorpe (American, b 1948)

PETER SCULTHORPE SIGNED LITHO "SPRING COVENANT"

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 188.80
12564

(2) ANTIQUE FRENCH ENGRAVINGS

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 141.60
12576 Pablo Picasso (Spanish-French, 1881-1973)

PABLO PICASSO ETCHING "POUR ROBY"

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 141.60
12577 Thomas R Anderson

THOMAS R ANDERSON (5) ABSTRACT PRINTS

20th C USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 141.60
12587 -3.0

(3) WWI FOOD ADMINISTRATION POSTERS

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 118.00
12567 David Schluss (Israeli, b 1943)

DAVID SCHLUSS LITHOGRAPH "CRIMSON SUNSET"

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 118.00
12573 Marino Marini (Italian, 1901-1980)

MARINO MARINI LITHOGRAPH "LA CAVALIER"

1955 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 118.00
12603 Elizabeth Osbourne (American, b 1936)

ELIZABETH OSBOURNE SERIGRAPH "SUMMER STILL LIFE"

'87 USD 60.00 - 120.00 USD 94.40
12571 Steve Poleskie (American, b 1938), (2)

STEVE POLESKIE (2) ABSTRACT SERIGRAPHS

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 82.60
12602 -2.0

(2) REPRODUCTION FRENCH POSTERS

USD 80.00 - 160.00 USD 70.80
12672 -40.0

(40) MINIATURE BOOKS

USD 60.00 - 120.00 USD 70.80
12575 Bernard Harmon (American, 1935-1989)

BERNARD HARMON MODERNIST PRINTS

USD 60.00 - 120.00 USD 70.80
12594 -3.0

(3) JOHN FURCHES ETCHINGS

USD 60.00 - 120.00 USD 59.00
12597 -2.0

(2) HAND COLORED ENGRAVINGS OF NAPOLEON

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 59.00
12655 -2.0

(2) WATERCOLOR FRAKTURS

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 59.00
12565 Yaacov Agam (Israeli, b 1928)

YAACOV AGAM SIGNED SERIGRAPH POSTER

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 59.00
  • <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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