Potter and Potter Auctions: Fine Books and Manuscripts, 68, Chicago

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Auction Report
Auction Date
02/02/2019 - 02/02/2019
Page Size: 786 items in 32 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Robinson, E.

Robinson’s Atlas of the City of Chicago.

New York1886USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 240.00
2Robinson, E.

Robinson’s Atlas of the City of Chicago.

New York1886USD 900.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
3

Atlas of the Village of Hyde Park…by Dobson & Rhoades, Engineers.

Chicagoca. USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 330.00
4Milner, E., J. Milner, and W.S. Burkill (Geo. A. Hlavaty, draughtsman).

Official Atlas of the Township of Lake View, Rogers Park & West Ridge, and Part of West Town, Chicago.

Chicago1909/10. USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 210.00
5M.B. Schaeffer.

M.B. Schaeffer. Map of the South Part of Cook County. 1936.

1936USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
6

Sheffield’s Addition. Plate 25 of Robinson’s Atlas of Chicago, 1886.

1886USD 100.00 - 200.00Not Sold
7Wright, Frank Lloyd.

Frank Lloyd Wright. Four Blueprints to the Theodore A. Pappas House.

USD 2,600.00 - 3,500.00Not Sold
8Wright, Frank Lloyd.

Frank Lloyd Wright. Signed Original Floor Plan for the Louis Frederick House.

1956/57. USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 4,800.00
9Wright, Frank Lloyd.

Frank Lloyd Wright. Pair of Whiteprints for the Fallingwater House.

1940USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
10Wright, Frank Lloyd.

Frank Lloyd Wright. Fallingwater Side Elevation Blueprint.

USD 1,500.00 - 2,600.00USD 1,800.00
11Wright, Frank Lloyd.

A Taliesin Square-Paper: A Nonpolitical Voice from Our Democratic Minority.

Spring Green, Wisc.1941USD 700.00 - 900.00Not Sold
12

First Floor Plan to Frank Lloyd Wright’s Dana Thomas House.

Chicago1987USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 210.00
13Chamales, Christopher John (1907-1993).

Saddle & Cycle Project Blueprints.

Chicago[n.d]. USD 100.00 - 200.00Not Sold
14Binder, Joseph (Austrian, 1898-1972).

United Airlines. Chicago.

Chicago. Circa 1948. USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00Not Sold
15Briggs, Austen (American, 1908-1973).

Chicago. Fly TWA.

1960s. USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 420.00
16Designer Unknown.

Chicago United Airlines.

Ca. 1980s. USD 150.00 - 200.00USD 150.00
17Galli, Stan (1912 – 2009).

Chicago. United Air Lines.

Circa 1955. USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
18Klein, David (1918-2005).

TWA. Fly TWA Chicago.

1960s. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 270.00
19Marvine, Don.

Chicago via Braniff Airways.

Circa 1950s. USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 480.00
20Ragan, Leslie (1897-1972).

Chicago / New York Central Lines.

Latham Litho1929USD 4,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
21

Bill Jones Work Incentive Mini Posters. Group of Seven.

Chicago1928USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 150.00
22

A Group of Over 75 Vintage Chicago-Related Posters.

1980s. USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 150.00
23

In Old Chicago.

20th Century Fox1937USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00Not Sold
24

In Old Chicago.

20th Century Fox1937USD 700.00 - 900.00Not Sold
25

Gangs of Chicago.

Republic1940USD 150.00 - 250.00Not Sold
  • <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>New York | June 11, 2019</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Faulkner, William. <i>The Sound and the Fury.</i> New York: Jonathan Cape, [1929]. First edition in dust jacket. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Trautz-Bauzonnet bindery. Shakespeare, William. Sonnets. 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner. $12,000 to $18,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Thompson, Kay. <i>Eloise at Christmastime.</i> New York: Random House, [1958]. First edition. In custom binding by Asprey. $2,000 to $3,000
    <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>New York | June 11, 2019</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. $2,000 to $3,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. $6,000 to $9,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Taylor, Deems. <i>Walt Disney’s Fantasia.</i> New York: 1940. In custom binding by Asprey. $2,500 to $3,500
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> William Shakespeare, <i>Shakespeare’s Sonnets, In Two Parts,</i> limited Saint Dunstan edition, Oxford University Press, 1901. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Benjamin Graham & David L. Dodd, <i>Security Analysis,</i> first edition, inscribed by Graham to a Wall Street trader, NY, 1934. $18,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b><br>Ian Fleming, <i>Goldfinger,</i> first edition, inscribed to Sir Henry Cotton, MBE, London, 1959. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b><br>Ian Fleming, <i>The Man with the Golden Gun,</i> first edition, first state with the dust jacket, London, 1965. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Virginia Woolf, <i>The Voyage Out,</i> first American edition of the author’s first book, in rare dust jacket, NY, 1920. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Gabriel García Márquez, <i>Cien años de soledad,</i> Buenos Aires, 1967. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Mary Mapes Dodge, <i>Along the Way,</i> first edition, author’s copy, annotated in her hand, NY, 1879. $1,800 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> <i>The Dial: A Monthly Magazine for Literature, Philosophy and Religion,</i> first edition, Ralph Waldo Emerson’s copy, Cincinnati, 1860. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Gaston Leroux, <i>The Phantom of the Opera,</i> first American edition, first printing, New York, 1911. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Walt Whitman, <i>Leaves of Grass,</i> signed, Camden, 1876. $4,000 to $6,000.
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