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Auction Info

Auction Name
Photography Books, etc. - Online bidstart 5/16
Auction Date
05/26/2014 - 05/26/2014
Sale Number
#26673
Total Lots
209
Sold Lots
0
Lots Sold
0.00%
Unsold Lots
209
Total Sales (EUR)
0.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
0.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
0.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
178,600.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
260,420.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
-0.08%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
1 Robert ADAMS (ne en 1937)

"Summer nights"

1985 EUR 50.00 - 100.00 Unknown
2 Henri ALEKAN (1909-2001)

"Des lumieres et des ombres"

1991 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 Unknown
3 Henri ALEKAN / Robert HAMMOND

"Un film de Jean Cocteau. La belle et la bete"

1992 EUR 80.00 - 120.00 Unknown
4 Jim ALINDER / Wright MORRIS

Picture America

1982 EUR 50.00 - 100.00 Unknown
5 Kenneth ANGER / Alice L. HUTCHISON

"A demonic visionary"

2004 EUR 20.00 - 30.00 Unknown
6 Richard AVEDON (1923-2004)

"Portraits"

1976 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 Unknown
7 Richard AVEDON (1923-2004)

"In the American West"

1985 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 Unknown
8 Richard AVEDON / James BALDWIN

"Sans allusion",

1964 EUR 100.00 - 150.00 Unknown
9 Richard AVEDON / Truman CAPOTE

Observations

1959 EUR 100.00 - 150.00 Unknown
10 S.G. BAYNE

"Quicksteps through Scandinavia with a retreat from Moscow"

1908 EUR 80.00 - 120.00 Unknown
11 Cecil BEATON (1904-1980)

"Photobiography"

1951 EUR 50.00 - 100.00 Unknown
12 Cecil BEATON / Gail BUCKLAND

The magic image. The genius of photography from 1839 to the present

1975 EUR 20.00 - 30.00 Unknown
13 Hans BELLMER (1902-1975)

"Photographien"

1983 EUR 80.00 - 120.00 Unknown
14 Edouard BOUBAT (1923-1999)

"Pauses"

1988 EUR 100.00 - 150.00 Unknown
15 Edouard BOUBAT (1923-1999)

"La survivance"

1976 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 Unknown
16 Bill BRANDT (1904-1983)

"Nudes 1945-1980"

1980 EUR 60.00 - 80.00 Unknown
17 BRASSA (1899-1984)

"The secret Paris of the 30's"

1976 EUR 30.00 - 50.00 Unknown
18 Stanley B. BURNS

"Sleeping beauty. Memorial Photography in America"

1990 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 Unknown
19 Harry CALLAHAN (1912-1999)

"Photographs"

1964 EUR 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 Unknown
20 Robert CAPA (1913-1954)

"Slightly out of focus"

1947 EUR 80.00 - 120.00 Unknown
  • <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> Presentation Copy. Sold for $500,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. Autograph Letter Signed, 3 pp, negotiating the 2nd American edition with Appleton. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Hemingway, Ernest. Autograph Letter Signed, 8 pp, Paris, 1924, to his father discussing Bullfighting, Stories, and his new baby. Sold for $25,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Corialanus.</i> London, 1623. 1st printing [Extracted from the First Folio]. Sold for $50,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Swift, Jonathan. <i>Gulliver's Travels.</i> London, 1726. 1st edition, Teerink's A edition, fine, large copy. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Fitzroy, Robert. Autograph Letter Signed to agent Thomas Stilwell, informing him of the progress of H.M.S. Beagle. Sold for $17,575.
    <center><b>Bonhams<br> Property from the Collection of Nicole and William R. Keck II</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Sonnets.</i> 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner, bound by Trautz-Bauzonnet. Sold for $13,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. Sold for $5,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. Sold for $7,575.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Rackham, Arthur. <i>Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens.</i> 1/500 copies signed by Rackham. Sold for $4,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Du coté de chez Swann.</i> 1st edition, 1st issue. Inscribed by Proust. Sold for $8,825.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b> Sergio Trujillo Magnenat, <i>Bogotá 1938 / IV Centenario / Juegos Deportivos Bolivarianos,</i> 1938. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b> <i>McQueen Drives Porsche,</i> designer unknown, 1970. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b><br>Joe Bridge, <i>Bignan / A Des Ailes,</i> 1921. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b> Graham Simmons, <i>The Army Isn’t All Work,</i> 1919. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b> Leonetto Cappiello, <i>Je ne fume que le nil,</i> 1912. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b> <i>Attack of the 50 ft. Woman,</i> designer unknown, 1958. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b> Raymond Tooby, <i>Festival Guiness / Have You Tried One Yet?,</i> 1952. $600 to $900.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b> Francisco Tamagno, <i>Terrot & Co. / Dijon / Cycles Motorettes,</i> 1909. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b><br>A. Hori, Oakland / General Motors, circa 1925. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b> James Montgomery Flagg, <i>Travel? Adventure? Answer – Join the Marines!,</i> circa 1918. $4,000 to $6,000.
  • <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Roberts, David. Twenty Lithographs of the Holy Land, 19th Century. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Declaration by the Reps. of the United Colonies of N.A. 1775. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Composer Jerome Kern personal Letters, Albums and Other. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Paine, Thomas. <i>Common Sense,</i> London 1776. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Stowe, Harriet Beecher. <i>Uncle Tom’s Cabin,</i> Cleveland 1852. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Hobbes, Thomas. <i>Leviathan,</i> 3rd edition, London 1651. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Anno Regni Georgii III. Intolerable Acts and other Bills, 1774. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Wilberforce, William. An Abstract of the Evidence, 5 Letters, and two books. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Nightingale, Florence. Notes on Nursing and Signed Letters, ca. 1860 $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Tolstov, Leo. <i>War and Peace,</i> 5 volumes, 1886. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Dickinson, John. Letters from a Farmer in Pennsylvania, 1768. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Twain, Mark. <i>Tom Sawyer,</i> 1877 [and] <i>Huckleberry Finn,</i> 1885. $4,000 to $6,000.
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