Swann Galleries: Illustration Art, 2541, New York

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
07/16/2020 - 07/16/2020
Page Size: 250 items in 10 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1CHRIS VAN ALLSBURG.

The Moon Dismayed.

New York1993USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00Not Sold
2CULMER BARNES.

The Bunny Stories.

New York1892USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
3CULMER BARNES.

Navy Cadet Bunnies.

circa 1892. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 281.00
4LUDWIG BEMELMANS.

Portrait of Madeline.

USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 4,940.00
5CHARLES EDWARD BURTON BERNARD.

The Village High Street.

1924USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 625.00
6JAN BRETT.

April * May.

1983USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,250.00
7HARRY BROWN.

Class Trip.

USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 293.00
8LAURENT DE BRUNHOFF.

Sketch for the garden of the castle.

Paris1961USD 5,000.00 - 7,500.00USD 3,500.00
9LAURENT DE BRUNHOFF.

Snowball fight (Pom and Flora).

Paris; 1963USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 4,420.00
10LAURENT DE BRUNHOFF.

Babar took them to see the Cathedral of Notre Dame.

New York2005USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 12,500.00
11CLARA MILLER BURD.

Children with a Dog Cart.

circa 1910. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 531.00
12J.R. BURGESS.

Three Jolly Cadets.

London and Edinburgh1931USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 1,750.00
13HARRISON CADY.

Angelina Titherington.

1902USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00Not Sold
14HARRISON CADY.

Mr. Snail: 'Wow! Here I started out to call on that pretty little Miss Pollywog and now by the time I arrive just look at her.

1915USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 1,875.00
15ERIC CARLE.

Black Cat.

1973USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00Not Sold
16ERIC CARLE.

Lion.

circa 1995. USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 875.00
17ROBERT (BOB) CHILDRESS.

See me! said Dick. 'I can do this. Here I come!'*"Mother said, 'Oh, Sally. Come here and get Puff. Run, Sally, run!'"

Chicago1962USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
18JEAN COCTEAU.

Ils crurent à quelque plaisanterie de mauvais goût.

Paris1948USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,500.00
19FANNY Y. CORY.

The Bold Little Spartan Boy.

1908USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 594.00
20LILLIAN C. DAVIDS.

Doings of the Grasshoppers. The Militia.

circa 1880. USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 500.00
21LILLIAN C. DAVIDS.

Doings of the Grasshoppers. Winter Quarters.

circa 1880. USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 563.00
22WILLIAM WALLACE DENSLOW.

'With the aid of the magic pass they were completely fitted out with sailor clothes.'

1904USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 4,000.00
23BRIAN FROUD.

Peering elf.

New York1977USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00Not Sold
24VIOLET MOORE HIGGINS.

Oh if brother would only let me have the key.

Chicago: 1927USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 250.00
25HILARY KNIGHT.

Eloise with Valentine.

New York2015USD 25,000.00 - 35,000.00Not Sold
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Paul George Lawler, <i>San Francisco – Hawaii Overnight,</i> 1939. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Around the World, <i>North German Lloyd,</i> designer unknown, circa 1910. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Michael Rudolf Wening, <i>Siam,</i> circa 1920s. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Sigismunds Vidbergs, <i>Spend Your Holidays at the Wonderful Seaside of Riga,</i> circa 1925. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Jean Dupas, <i>“Where is this Bower Beside the Silver Thames?”</i> 1930. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Charles-Léonce Brossé, <i>Meeting d’Aviation, Nice,</i> 1910. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> John Held Jr., <i>Nantucket,</i> 1925. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Seaverns W. Hilton, <i>Lewis and Clark, Northern Pacific,</i> 1920. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Fred Powis, <i>Jasper, Canadian National Railways.</i> $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>October Sale<br>October 10, 2020</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Oct. 10:</b> LA HARPE, Jean-Baptiste Benard de. 'CARTE NOUVELLE DE LA PARTIE DE L'OUEST DE LA LOUISIANNE'. $800,000 to $1,200,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Oct. 10:</b> AUDUBON, John James. Great Blue Heron, Plate 211. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Oct. 10:</b> REDOUTE, Pierre-Joseph. Watercolor for plate 456: Bromella ananas (Cultivated Pineapple). $450,000 to $550,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Oct. 10:</b> COOK, Captain James. <i>A set of the three voyages comprising...</i> London: 1773-1785. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Oct. 10:</b> KEY, Adrien Thomaszoon. Abraham Ortelius. Oil on Panel. $400,000 to $450,000.
  • <center><b>Doyle<br>Fine Literature<br>September 30</b>
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> WHITMAN, WALT. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> First Edition. $150,000 to $250,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> MILNE, A.A. and SHEPARD, E.H. <i>Now We Are Six.</i> $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> HEMINGWAY, ERNEST. <i>A Farewell to Arms.</i> $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> NABOKOV, VLADIMIR. <i>Lolita.</i> First American Edition. $5,000 to $8,000.
    <center><b>Doyle<br>Fine Literature<br>September 30</b>
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> RAND, AYN. <i>Atlas Shrugged.</i> $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> STEINBECK, JOHN. <i>To a God Unknown.</i> First Edition. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> WELLS, H.G. <i>The Works of H.G. Wells.</i> $4,000 to $6,000.
    <center><b>We Invite You to Consign!<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps</b>
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Selections from the Library of<br>Gerald and Barbara Weiner<br>Live and Online<br>October 8, 2020 / 10am CT</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> DARWIN, Charles Robert. <i>On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection.</i> London: W. Clowes and Sons for John Murray, 1859. [With] autograph note signed. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> [FINE PRESS & LIVRE D'ARTISTE]. -- [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. CHAUCER, Geoffrey. <i>The Works ... now newly imprinted.</i> Edited by F.S. Ellis. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1896. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> LAWRENCE, Thomas Edward. <i>Seven Pillars of Wisdom, a triumph.</i> [London: Privately Printed], 1926. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Selections from the Library of<br>Gerald and Barbara Weiner<br>Live and Online<br>October 8, 2020 / 10am CT</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> SHAKESPEARE, William. <i>Mr. William Shakespear's Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies…</i> London, Printed for H. Herringman, E. Brewster, R. Chiswell, and R. Bentley, 1685. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> AUDUBON, John James. <i>The Birds of America…</i> [1839-] 1840-1844. -- AUDUBON, John James and John BACHMAN. <i>The Quadrupeds of North America.</i> 1849-1854. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> OGILBY, John, trans. [MONTANUS, Arnoldus]. <i>America: being the latest, and most Accurate Description of the New World…</i> London: Printed by the Author, 1671. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Selections from the Library of<br>Gerald and Barbara Weiner<br>Live and Online<br>October 8, 2020 / 10am CT</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> HOBBES, Thomas. <i>Leviathan, or The Matter, Forme, & Power of a Common-Wealth Ecclesiasticall and Civill.</i> London: printed for Andrew Crooke, 1651. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> BLACKWELL, Elizabeth. <i>A Curious Herbal, containing Five Hundred Cuts of the most useful Plant which are now used in the Practice of Physick…</i> London: John Nourse, 1739. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> MILTON, John. <i>Paradise Lost.</i> London: Printed by S. Simmons ... to be sold by T. Helder, 1669. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Selections from the Library of<br>Gerald and Barbara Weiner<br>Live and Online<br>October 8, 2020 / 10am CT</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> MALCOLM X. Typed letter signed ("Malcolm X"), to Alex Haley. Cairo, Egypt, 18 September 1964. " 1 page, 8vo. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> TOLKIEN, John Ronald Reuel. Autograph letter signed (“JRRT”). To George Sayer, Oxford, 7 August 1952. 2 pages, 8vo, creased; morocco folding case. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> WRIGHT, Frank Lloyd. Autograph manuscript signed ("Frank Lloyd Wright"), entitled "To the Countryside." N.p. [Taliesin?], [June 1926]. 2 pages, 4to, creased. $4,000 to $6,000.
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