• <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Rare 1778 Engraved map of Colonial Philadelphia after George Heap (1714-1752) and Nicholas Scull (1687-1761). $10,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Author signed and inscribed <i>THE FOUNTAINHEAD,</i> stated First Edition, by Ayn Rand, published by The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, New York, 1943. $2,000 to $2,400.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> John James Audubon (American, 1785-1851) hand-colored aquatint engraving, "Yellow-billed Magpie, Stellers Jay, Ultramarine Jay and Clark's Crow," Plate Number CCCLXII. $1,800 to $2,200.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) autograph letter, signed, as President, to Nathan Reid detailing Jackson’s intervention on behalf of Reid's grandson. $1,800 to $2,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Edward Steichen (Luxembourg/American, 1879-1973) portfolio of photographs, "The Early Years 1900-1927, 12 Hand-Gravure Prints" #41/1000, printed in 1981. $1,400 to $1,600.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, TLS, one-page typed letter on The White House, Washington, D.C., stationary to John Marshall Butler. $1,400 to $1,600.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Two Pre-Civil War slave related letters, including one written by Mariah, a female domestic slave of James Vincent Musgrove (1814-1890) to her daughter. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Two author signed and inscribed Ayn Rand related books, including one Rand signed <i>WE THE LIVING,</i> London 1940 edition. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> PLAN DE LA VILLE DE MEMPHIS (ETATS-UNIS) 40,000 HABITANTS pen and ink with watercolor hand drawn drainage system map, circa 1870. $700 to $900.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Scarce Mezzotint portrait of Thomas Pownall, Colonial Governor of the Province of Massachusetts Bay (1757-1760) and South Carolina (1760). $600 to $700.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> VIEW OF NORFOLK FROM COSPORT, VIRGINIA, John Hill, engraver, after John Shaw (U.K., 1776-1832). $600 to $700.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> THE BURNING OF THE MERCHANT'S EXCHANGE, NEW YORK CITY -THE GREAT FIRE OF DECEMBER, 1835. Scarce color lithograph, a 1909 reissue of the original 1836 print. $500 to $700.
  • <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
    <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
    <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Schedel (Hartmann). <i>Liber Chronicarum,</i> first edition, Nuremberg, Anton Koberger for Sebald Schreyer and Sebastian Kammermeister, 1493. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Greek Orthodox Church].- <i>Menaion,</i> manuscript in Greek, on paper, in Greek letters, [Eastern Mediterranean], [c. 1400]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> American Revolution.- Loyalist's cow powder horn, engraved with the cypher "GR" for George III surmounted by a crown, an inscription, and on reverse an engraving of the "North River" [Hudson River], 1777. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Illuminated prayer book.- <i>Maria Carcer y Trigueros... Santa Misa y Oraciones,</i> illuminated manuscript in Spanish, on paper, [c. 1850]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Hardy (Thomas). <i>The Mayor of Casterbridge,</i> 2 vol., first edition in book form, original cloth, 1886. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Austen (Jane)]. <i>Emma: A Novel,</i> first edition, Printed for John Murray, 1816. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Brontë (Charlotte). <i>Jane Eyre. An Autobiography,</i> 3 vol., first edition, Smith, Elder and Co., 1847. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Cruikshank (George). <i>The Road to the Derby,</i> one of two proof copies, Raphael Tuck & Sons, 1882. £600 to £800.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Meunier (Charles, binder).- Gruel (Leon). <i>Manuel Historique et Bibliographique de l'Amateur de Reliures,</i> 2 vol., Paris, 1887.-1905. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Burne-Jones (Sir Edward). <i>The Work of Edward Burne-Jones,</i> edited by Philip Burne-Jones, one of 200 copies, [c.1900]. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Nazraeli Press.- <i>Six by Six,</i> 36 vol. [a complete set], one of 100 sets, each with signed photograph, Portland, Or., 2010-16. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Australasia.- Péron (Francois) and Freycinet. <i>Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes,</i> 5 vol. including Atlas, second edition, Paris, 1824. £6,000 to £8,000.

Auction Reports

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

Auction Info

Auction Name
Artists Books and Monographs
Auction Date
11/20/2020 - 11/20/2020
Sale Number
#829
Total Lots
282
Sold Lots
208
Lots Sold
73.76%
Unsold Lots
74
Total Sales (USD)
43,527.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
34,725.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
55,625.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
47,325.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
75,825.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
57.40%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
119 [KELLY, Ellsworth (1923-2015)]. COPLANS, John.

Ellsworth Kelly.

1973 USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 1,536.00
61 [DELAUNAY, Sonia (1885-1979)] DEMASE, Jacques.

Sonia Delaunay: Rythmes et couleurs.

1971 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,152.00
38 CHAGALL, Marc (1887-1985). -- LASSAIGNE, Jacques (1911-1983).

Chagall.

1957 USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 1,024.00
58 [DE KOONING, Willem (1904-1997)]. HESS, Thomas B.

Willem de Kooning Drawings.

1972 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 896.00
126 [KLEE, Paul (1879-1940)]. GROHMANN, Will.

Paul Klee.

1958 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 896.00
185 MOURLOT, Fernand.

Lithographies de L’Atelier Mourlot Paris.

1965 USD 150.00 - 250.00 USD 896.00
2 ADAMS, Ansel (1902-1984).

My Camera in Yosemite Valley.

1949 USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 768.00
129 [KRASNER, Lee (1908-1984)]. LANDAU, Ellen G.

Lee Krasner: A Catalogue Raisonné.

1995 USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 768.00
184 MOURLOT, Fernand (1895-1988).

Prints from the Mourlot Press.

1964 USD 300.00 - 400.00 USD 768.00
135 LICHTENSTEIN, Roy (1923-1997). -- CORLETT, Mary Lee.

The Prints of Roy Lichtenstein: A Catalogue Raisonné, 1948-1993.

1994 USD 150.00 - 250.00 USD 640.00
18 BEARD, Peter (1938-2020). Peter Beard.

Fifty Years of Portraits.

1999 USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 608.00
182 [MOTHERWELL, Robert (1915-1991)]. ARNASON, H.H.

Robert Motherwell.

1977 USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 608.00
86 [FRANKENTHALLER, Helen (1928-2011)]. HARRISON, Pegram.

Frankenthaler: A Catalogue Raisonné, Prints 1961-1994.

1996 USD 150.00 - 250.00 USD 576.00
4 ADAMS, Ansel (1902-1984). - JOESTING, Edward.

The Islands of Hawaii.

1958 USD 250.00 - 350.00 USD 544.00
212 [PICASSO, Pablo (1881-1973)]. ZERVOS, Christian.

Pablo Picasso. Vol.I; Oeuvres de 1893 a 1906; Vol.X: Oeuvres de 1939 et 1940; Vol.XII: Oeuvres de 1942 et 1943. Vol.XIV: Oeuvres de 1944 a 1946.

1957, 1959, 1961 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 544.00
57 [DARGER, Henry (1892-1973)]. MACGREGOR, John M.

Henry Darger: In the Realms of the Unreal.

2002 USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 544.00
59 [DE KOONING, Willem (1904-1997)]. ROSENBERG, Harold.

De Kooning.

1974 USD 150.00 - 250.00 USD 544.00
73 [DÜRER, Albrecht (1471-1528)]. STRAUSS, Walter L.

The Complete Drawings of Albrecht Dürer.

1974 USD 300.00 - 400.00 USD 512.00
84 [FRANCIS, Sam (1923-1994)]. SELZ, Peter.

Sam Francis.

1975 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 512.00
118 [KELLY, Ellsworth (1923-2015)]. WALDMAN, Diane.

Ellsworth Kelly: Drawings, Collages, Prints:

1971 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 512.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Joseph F. Kernan, <i>College Football,</i> oil on canvas, <i>The Saturday Evening Post</i> cover, 1932. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Joseph C. Leyendecker, <i>Golfer Lighting a Cigarette,</i> oil on canvas, c.1920. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Howard Chandler Christy, <i>In the Field,</i> charcoal & watercolor, published in <i>Scribner’s,</i> 1902. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> N.C. Wyeth, <i>Standish Reading,</i> pen & ink, for <i>The Courtship of Miles Standish,</i> 1920. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Johnanna Stewart Mapes, <i>A Fairy Book,</i> conté crayon, for <i>St. Nicholas Magazine,</i> 1907. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Arnold Lobel, pen & ink, for <i>The Frog & Toad Coloring Book,</i> 1981. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Antonio Lopez, <i>Today’s Fashions,</i> study for <i>The New York Times,</i> 1981. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Charles Schulz, <i>“I’ll have to go back to the house…I forgot my rubbers…”</i> pen & ink, original 4-panel <i>Peanuts comic,</i> 1960. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Constantin Alajalov, <i>Family Tree,</i> watercolor and gouache, cover for <i>The New Yorker,</i> 1938. Estimate $3,000 to $4,000.
  • <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
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