• <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> [Paine, Thomas]. Common Sense; Addressed to the Inhabitants of America… Philadelphia: R. Bell, 1776. $200,000 to $250,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> Lincoln, Abraham. Autograph letter signed, to Joshua Reed Giddings, 21 May 1860. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> Oakley, Annie. <i>A Brief Sketch of Her Career and Notes on Shooting.</i> [N.p.]: ca. 1913, Signed. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> Washington, George. One autograph letter signed & 3 letters signed to General Alexander McDougall, September 1777. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> Mather, Cotton. <i>The Wonders of the Invisible World. Being an account of the tryals of several witches...</i> London: 1693. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> James, Benjamin.<i><br>A Treatise on the Management of the Teeth.</i> Boston, 1814. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions: Rare Autographs, Sports, Books and Photography. January 23, 2020</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Abraham Lincoln Endorsement Signed, March 16, 1865. Framed with a lithograph of Lincoln by Dwight C. Sturges.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Thomas Edison Stunning Signed Portrait.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Franz Liszt Signed Photo.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions: Rare Autographs, Sports, Books and Photography. January 23, 2020</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Subscription for Portraits of the Presidents Signed by J. Q. Adams, Polk, Jackson, Buchanan, and Writers Dickens, Bryant and More!
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Vinson Supreme Court Signed Presentation Photo.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Marilyn Monroe & Joe DiMaggio Collection of Three Financial Items.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions: Rare Autographs, Sports, Books and Photography. January 23, 2020</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Rare Sigmund Freud ALS Related to Sexual Issues.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> New York Yankees team signed baseball c.1937 including Gehrig, DiMaggio, Dickey, Gomez and others.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Salvador Dali Original Drawing in <i>Dali</i> by David Larkin.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions: Rare Autographs, Sports, Books and Photography. January 23, 2020</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Charles Wilson Peale, Association Miniature of Dr. Ebenezer Crosby after Charles Willson Peale. Gouache on ivory miniature attributed to Peale.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> William McKinley Signed Oversize Photograph Incredible 20"x24".
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Margaret Mitchell Signed <i>Gone With The Wind</i> -- First Edition.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Emil Cardinaux, <i>Winter in der Schweiz,</i> 1921. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Evelyn Rumsey Carey, <i>Pan American Exposition / Niagara / Buffalo,</i> 1901. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Arnost Hofbauer, <i>Topicuv Salon,</i> 1898. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Job,</i> 1896. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Georges de Feure, <i>Le Journal des Ventes,</i> 1898. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Cycles Perfecta,</i> 1897. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Edward Penfield, <i>Orient Cycles / Lead the Leaders,</i> circa 1895. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Adrien Barrère, <i>L’Ideal du Touriste,</i> 1903. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Willem Frederick Ten Broek, <i>New York / Wereldtentoonselling / Holland – Amerika Lijn,</i> 1938. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Dwight Clark Shepler, <i>Sun Valley / Union Pacific.</i> $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Sascha Maurer, <i>Flexible Flyer Splitkein / Smuggler’s Notch,</i> circa 1935. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Louis Bonhajo, <i>Vote / League of Women Voters,</i> 1920. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>22nd January 2020</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Astronomical manuscript.- Kalendarium cum Tabulis Astronomicis; and other astronomical texts, [?Northern Italy (possibly Verona or Bologna), c.1470]. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Melville (Herman). <i>Moby-Dick; or The Whale,</i> first American edition, New York, 1851. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Malta.- Binding.- Sovereign Military Order of Malta.- <i>Gli Statuti della Sacra Religione di S. Gio: Gierosolomitano…</i> Rome, Giacomo Tornieri and Giacomo Ruffinello, 1589. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>22nd January 2020</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Britain.- Jansson (Jan). <i>Novus atlas, sive theatrum orbis terrarum,</i> vol.4 only [Britain and Ireland], 56 double-page engraved maps, Amsterdam, 1659. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Dodgson (Charles Lutwidge). <i>Alice's Adventures in Wonderland,</i> second (first published) edition, 1866; and 2 others from the series. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Cervantès Saavedra (Miguel de). <i>Novelas Exemplares,</i> rare at auction, Milan, Giovanni Battista Bidelli, 1615. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>22nd January 2020</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Tolkien (J.R.R.). Printed programme for the New College School, Oxford, production of The Hobbit, signed by Tolkien, 1967. £4,500 to £5,500.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Thucydides. <i>The hystory, writtone by Thucidides the Athenyan, of the warre, whiche was betwene the Peloponesians and the Athenyans,</i> first edition in English, 1550. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Wesley (John). Autograph Letter signed "My Dear Sister [?Mary Stokes], exhorting her to write more often and dealing with her problems, 1773. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 22:</b> Leaf from an illuminated book of hours with the Four Evangelists, illuminated by the workshop, or a close follower of the Maître de l'Échevinage. Northern France (possibly Rouen), c.1480. £2,000 to £3,000.
  • <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Important Two-Day Winter Auction<br>January 25 & 26, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Signed Abraham Lincoln Civil War era document appointing Green Clay of Kentucky as Secretary of the Legation of the United States at St. Petersburg, Russia, July 15, 1861. $3,000 to $3,500.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Original Bambi (1942) animation cel, inscribed Walt Disney's Bambi and signed Walt Disney. $3,000 to $3,500.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Original Snow White animation cel, with Walt Disney signature on mat, lower right. $3,000 to $3,500.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Important Two-Day Winter Auction<br>January 25 & 26, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Civil Rights Era Archive relating to U.S. Deputy Marshal Dick Bagby (1933-2003) of Dallas, TX, including letters from President John F. Kennedy and Robert Kennedy, U.S. Attorney General. $1,400 to $1,800.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> President Andrew Jackson autograph letter, unsigned, regarding a special presentation cane sent via General John Moore McCalla to Gov. George Breathitt of Kentucky. January 18th, 1833. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Four (4) Presidential signed 17th/18th Century Books - two signed by Millard Fillmore, and two signed by James Buchanan. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Important Two-Day Winter Auction<br>January 25 & 26, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> President Andrew Jackson signed military commission document conferring on George Washington McLean the rank of Second Lieutenant of Marines. Signed January 4, 1834. $800 to $1,000.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Three (3) Southern Maps, including two (2) Antonio Zatta 1778, one (1) South Carolina 1796. $600 to $800.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Black Forest German Forestry Apprenticeship Certificate issued to Carl Heshel by Von Fahnenburg, the Forest Master from the Royal District, February 1, 1824. $500 to $550.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Important Two-Day Winter Auction<br>January 25 & 26, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Harper Lee, <i>TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD,</i> signed 40th anniversary edition. NY: HarperCollins, 1999. $300 to $350.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Archive of twenty-five (25) items related to the administration of President Dwight D. Eisenhower, President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, and President Lyndon Baines Johnson. $400 to $500.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 25-26:</b> Sixteen (16) 20th Century Celebrity Autographed Books, including Paul Newman, A. E. Hotcher, Leonard Bernstein, Clint Eastwood, Norman Rockwell, Groucho Marx, Johnny Cash, and more. $300 to $350.

Christian Hesse Auktionen: Anniversary Sale - Part 1 : Modern Art · Photography · Applied Arts, 20a, Hamburg

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
11/23/2019 - 11/23/2019
Page Size: 300 items in 12 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Wobbe Alkema.

Ohne Titel. Aquatintaradierung. 1923. 10,6 : 10,3 cm (25,0 : 21,7 cm). Signiert, datiert und mit »Eigendruck 14/14« bezeichnet.

EUR 950.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
2Hans Arp.

Knossos. Farbiger Holzschnitt. 1956. 17,6 : 14,7 cm (24,8 : 20,2 cm). Signiert.

EUR 300.00 - 450.00Not Sold
3Heinz Battke.

Hiddensee – Alt Bessin. Tuschfeder. 1931. 33 : 59 cm. Signiert und datiert »A31«.

EUR 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
4Max Beckmann.

Die Enttäuschten I. Lithographie. 1922. 49 : 37,6 cm (68 : 53,5 cm). Signiert und nummeriert.

EUR 8,000.00 - 9,000.00Not Sold
5Brücke -

Ausstellung der Künstlergruppe Brücke m Kunstsalon Fritz Gurlitt

Berlin1912EUR 20,000.00 - 20,000.00Not Sold
6Marc Chagall.

Vier Radierungen aus »La Fontaine Fables«. 1952. Ca. 29 : 24 cm (39 : 30 cm). In den Platten signiert.

EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00EUR 720.00
7Lovis Corinth.

Das ABC in Bildern. 25 Lithographien. 1917. 46,0 : 37,0 cm.

EUR 1,200.00 - 1,800.00EUR 1,440.00
8Salvador Dali.

Philosophe écrasé par le cosmos. Farbige Kaltnadelradierung über Farblithographie mit Prägedruck. 1974. 75,5 : 55,5 cm (99,0 : 69,5 cm). Signiert und nummeriert, im Stein monogrammiert.

EUR 600.00 - 900.00EUR 780.00
9Salvador Dali.

L’unicorne laser désintègre les cornes de rhinocéros cosmiques. Farbige Kaltnadelradierung auf Farblithographie mit Prägedruck . 1974. 74,5 : 55,5 cm (99,0 : 69,5 cm). Signiert und nummeriert, im Stein monogrammiert.

EUR 600.00 - 900.00EUR 720.00
10Sonia Delaunay-Terk.

Ohne Titel (aus: IAA / AIAP, UNESCO). Farblithographie. 1971. 45 : 31 cm (63,0 : 45,2 cm). Signiert und nummeriert.

EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00EUR 960.00
11Sonia Delaunay-Terk.

Ohne Titel (Courbe verte). Farblithographie. 1972. 55,5 : 39,2 cm (66 : 50 cm). Signiert, datiert und nummeriert.

EUR 1,600.00 - 1,800.00Not Sold
12Josef Eberz.

Assisi. – Assisi II. Zwei Radierungen. 1920/21. 9,8 : 17,8 cm (26,5 : 38,3 cm) bzw. 24,8 : 32,5 cm (37 : 50 cm). Signiert, datiert, nummeriert und betitelt.

EUR 270.00 - 400.00EUR 480.00
13Max Ernst.

Têtes d’aigles. Farblithographie. 1962. 31,8 : 24,6 cm (38,0 : 28,4 cm). Signiert.

EUR 600.00 - 900.00EUR 900.00
14Max Ernst -

Kleist · Brentano · Arnim. Caspar David Friedrich. Paysage marin avec un Capucin. Seelandschaft mit Kapuziner. Illustré et traduit de l’allemand par Max Ernst.

Zürich1972EUR 400.00 - 600.00EUR 576.00
15Lyonel Feininger.

Troistedt (Lehnstedt · Dorf mit strahlender Sonne). Holzschnitt. 1919. 17,2 : 22,1 cm (31 : 41 cm). Signiert.

EUR 3,500.00 - 4,500.00Not Sold
16Lyonel Feininger.

Gelbe Dorfkirche 3 (Dorfkirche). Holzschnitt. 1931. 18,9 : 22,6 cm (31 : 41 cm). Signiert.

EUR 3,500.00 - 4,500.00Not Sold
17Adolf Richard Fleischmann.

Komposition Oval. Gouache auf schwarzem Papier. 1959. 62,5 : 47,5 cm. Signiert.

EUR 4,000.00 - 6,000.00EUR 6,600.00
18Johnny Friedlaender.

Paysage boise. Farbradierung. 1951/1955. 34,0 : 48,2 cm (50 : 65 cm). Signiert und als »epreuve d’artiste« bezeichnet, in der Platte nochmals signiert und mit »III Avril 1955« datiert.

EUR 170.00 - 250.00EUR 312.00
19Paul Friedrichsen.

Sechs Scherenschnitte. Um 1925. Ca. 10 : 10 cm. Signiert und mit »handgeschnitten« bezeichnet.

EUR 2,500.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
20Paul Friedrichsen.

Vier Scherenschnitte. Um 1925. 7 : 13 cm bis 10 : 16 cm. Signiert und mit »handgeschnitten« bezeichnet.

EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
21Hans Fronius.

Hiob. 12 Kaltnadelradierungen. 1980. 27,5 : 19,0 cm (54 : 40 cm). Signiert, datiert und nummeriert.

EUR 400.00 - 600.00EUR 480.00
22Willi Geiger.

Porträt eines jungen Mannes. Öl auf Leinwand. 1926. 90 : 60 cm. Signiert und datiert »München 1926«.

EUR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
23George Grosz.

Stehender weiblicher Akt. Bleistift. 1943. 62,8 : 48,8 cm. Signiert.

EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00EUR 3,600.00
24George Grosz.

Ecce homo.

Berlin1923EUR 1,200.00 - 1,800.00EUR 4,080.00
25Erich Heckel.

Segelboot. Holzschnitt. 1907. 15,7 : 21,8 cm (30,2 : 38,8 cm). Signiert, datiert, im Stock monogrammiert.

EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00EUR 1,680.00
  • <b>Bonhams:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Measure for Measure</i> (extracted from the First Folio). London, 1623. Sold for $52,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL. <i>Fanshawe, A Tale.</i> Boston, 1828. FIRST EDITION OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Sold for $47,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> THOREAU, HENRY DAVID. <i>Walden; Or, Life in the Woods.</i> Boston, 1854. FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams: </b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies.</i> London, 1685. THE FOURTH FOLIO, Brewster/Bentley issue. Sold for $43,825.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> STEIG, WILLIAM. Original maquette and 58 finished drawings for <i>The Agony in the Kindergarten,</i> one of Steig's most important books. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> KING, STEPHEN. <i>Carrie.</i> New York, 1974. INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION, OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Sold for $1,912.50.
    <b><center>Bonhams<br>Consignments invited (2020)</b>
    <b>Bonhams:</b> APPLE MACINTOSH PROTOTYPE. 1983. The earliest known Macintosh with "Twiggy" drive, one of only two known working machines. Sold for $150,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> LOVELACE, AUGUSTA ADA. Sketch of the Analytical Engine Invented by Charles Babbage Esq. London, 1843. FIRST EDITION, JOURNAL ISSUE, MOST IMPORTANT PAPER IN EARLY DIGITAL COMPUTING. Sold for $15,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> APPLE-1 COMPUTER. Signed by Steve Wozniak, used in development of Apple II. Sold for $175,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> DARWIN, CHARLES. 1809-1882. <i>On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection.</i> London, 1859. FIRST EDITION. Sold for $131,325.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> BOOLE, GEORGE. <i>An Investigation of the Laws of Thought.</i> London, 1854. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> SHANNON, CLAUDE and WARREN WEAVER. <i>The Mathematical Theory of Communication.</i> Urbana, 1949. Sold for $27,575.
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