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Auction Name
Photographs Monthly Online Auction
Auction Date
09/09/2020 - 09/09/2020
Sale Number
#14159
Total Lots
139
Sold Lots
89
Lots Sold
64.03%
Unsold Lots
50
Total Sales (USD)
91,087.75
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
71,400.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
108,300.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
104,300.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
157,300.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
57.91%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
38027 William Christenberry Jr. (American, b. 1936)

Red Building in Forest, Hale County, Alabama, 1989

1989 USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 6,250.00
38037 Bruce Davidson (American, b. 1933)

Two Women at Lunch Counter from the series Time of Change, 1962

1962, printed later USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00 USD 4,500.00
38099 Ben Shahn (American, 1898-1969)

A Group of Five Photographs (5 works), 1935-1938

1935-1938, printed later USD 600.00 - 800.00 USD 3,875.00
38009 Ruth Bernhard (American, 1905-2006)

Classic Torso with Hands, 1952

1952, printed later USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 3,875.00
38033 Thomas Joshua Cooper (American, b. 1946)

Dreaming the Old Man, Isle of Hoy, The Orkney Islands, Scotland, 1984

1984 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 3,625.00
38026 Sophie Calle (French, b. 1953)

Red Shoe, 2000 Iris print 30-1/2 x 17-3/4 inches (77.5 x 45.1 cm)

2000 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 3,500.00
38008 Ruth Bernhard (American, 1905-2006)

At the Pool, 1951

1951, printed later USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 2,750.00
38010 Ruth Bernhard (American, 1905-2006)

Classic Torso, 1951

1951, printed later USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 2,750.00
38132 Edward Weston (American, 1886-1958)

Juniper at Lake Tenaya, 1937

1937, printed 1996 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 2,500.00
38137 Masao Yamamoto (Japanese, b. 1957)

Omizuao, Pillow Book, 2008

2008 USD 600.00 - 800.00 USD 2,500.00
38045 George Dureau (American, 1930-2014)

Troy Brown, 1982

1982 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 2,375.00
38011 Ruth Bernhard (American, 1905-2006)

Draped Torso with Hands

, printed later USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 2,125.00
38088 Marion Post Wolcott (American, 1910-1990)

A Group of Five Photographs of the American South (5 works), 1939-1940

1939-1940 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 2,000.00
38138 Masao Yamamoto (Japanese, b. 1957)

A Box of Ku #159

USD 600.00 - 800.00 USD 2,000.00
38021 Ruth Bernhard (American, 1905-2006)

Triangles, 1946

1946, printed later USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 1,750.00
38105 Edward Steichen (American, 1879-1973)

Sunday Night, 40th Street, New York, 1925

1925, printed 1981-1982 USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00 USD 1,625.00
38015 Ruth Bernhard (American, 1905-2006)

In the Box-Vertical, 1962

1962, printed later USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00 USD 1,562.50
38063 Dorothea Lange (American, 1895-1965)

Well and Old Plantation Smokehouse, Chesnee, South Carolina; Southern California Desert, Mirant from Chickasaw, Oklahoma; and, Sharecropper Boy Chesnee, South Carolina (3 works), 1937

1937, printed 1970s USD 600.00 - 800.00 USD 1,375.00
38123 Various Artists (20th Century)

A Group of Approximately Thirty-Eight Press Photographs of Aviator, Howard Hughes (38 works), 1930s-1940s

1930s-1940s USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 1,375.00
38134 Marion Post Wolcott (American, 1910-1990)

Spring, Typical Split Rail Fence, 1938

1938 USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00 USD 1,312.50
  • <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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