Brunk Auctions: Asian and Emporium Auction, 12774, Asheville, NC

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
01/15/2021 - 01/15/2021
Page Size: 90 items in 4 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
95Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848)

two bijin-ga prints

USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 185.00
100Yoshiharu Kimura (Japanese, b. 1934)

Shu no Hane (Vermillion Wings)

USD 100.00 - 300.00USD 256.00
103Paul Jacoulet (French, 1902-1960)

12 prints attached to Christmas/New Year's/occasion cards

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,952.00
104Paul Jacoulet (French, 1902-1960)

La Soupe Aux Huitres. Chinois

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 369.00
105Benji Asada (Japanese, 1899-1984)

Kiyomizu Pagoda

USD 100.00 - 300.00USD 246.00
106Chobunsai Eishi (aka Hosoda Eishi, Japanese, 1756-1829)

Itsuhana, from the series Seiro geisha sen (Anthology of Seiro Geisha); Kai-awase (Matching Shells), Kisen Hoshi

USD 100.00 - 300.00USD 123.00
107Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, 1797-1858)

twenty prints from an untitled series of large fish

late 19th/early 20th centuryUSD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 1,408.00
108Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, 1797-1858)

six prints from the series Tokaido gojusan tsugi (Fifty Three Stations of the Tokaido Road)

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 640.00
109Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, 1797-1858)

four landscape and bird prints

USD 100.00 - 300.00USD 308.00
110Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, 1797-1858)

three prints from the series Tokaido gojusan tsugi (Fifty Three Stations of the Tokaido Road):

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 308.00
111Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, 1797-1858)

three prints from the series Rokujuyoshu meisho zue (Famous Views of the Sixty-odd Provinces): Sumidagawa yukinoashita (Sumida River, Snowy Morning); Hiyoriyama Toba minato (Mount Hiyori and Toba Harbor); …

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 492.00
112

Five Contemporary Japanese Woodblock Prints Shiro Kasamatsu (1898-1991), The Great Lantern of the Senso Temple

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 448.00
113

Five Woodblock Prints

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 369.00
114Toshusai Sharaku (Japanese, fl. 1794–1795)

four reproduction prints: Ichikawa Ebizo IV as Takemura Sadanoshin; Ichikawa Komazo II as Shiga Daishichi; Ichikawa Omezo as Yakko Ippei; Sawamura Sojuro III as Ogishi Kurando; signed "Toshusai Sharaku ga", Tsutaya publisher's seal

USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
115Utagawa Kunisada I (aka Toyokuni III, Japanese, 1786-1864)

three yakusha-e prints

USD 200.00 - 400.00USD 128.00
116Utagawa Kunisada I (aka Toyokuni III, Japanese, 1786–1864)

scene from Genji Monogatari

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 246.00
117Hiroshi Yoshida (Japanese, 1876-1950)

Evening in Nara

USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 2,048.00
118Hiroshi Yoshida (Japanese, 1876-1950)

A Little Restaurant; Yasaka Shrine; artist's signature and seal lower right

USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 896.00
119Hiroshi Yoshida (Japanese, 1876-1950)

Misty Day in Nikko; Kurobe River; Kameido Bridge; artist's signature and seal lower right

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 819.00
120Hiroshi Yoshida (Japanese, 1876-1950)

A Little Restaurant; Kagurazaka Dori; artist's signature and seal lower right

USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 504.00
121

Chinese Woodblock Print Album

USD 200.00 - 400.00USD 192.00
122Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760-1849)

two prints from the series Fugaku Sanjurokkei (Thirty-Six Views of Mt. Fuji): Kanagawa-oki Nami Ura (The Great Wave off Kanagawa); Sanka hakuu (Thunderstorm Beneath the Summit); signed "Hokusai Iitsu hitsu"

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 576.00
123Kawase Hasui (Japanese, 1883-1957)

Haru no Yu, Ueno Toshogu ("Spring Evening at Toshogu Shrine")

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,230.00
124Kawase Hasui (Japanese, 1883-1957)

Temari, from the series Twelve Subjects of Children

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 448.00
125

Group of Four Japanese Woodblock Prints including Utagawa Kunisada I (aka Toyokuni III 1786-1864)

USD 200.00 - 400.00USD 308.00
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Passion of American Collectors: Property of Barbara and Ira Lipman<br>Highly Important Printed and Manuscript Americana<br>April 13, 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> The first book-form printing of the Declaration of Independence. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> (Paine, Thomas) <i>The American Crisis. Number I.</i> "These are the times that try men's souls." $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> First printing of the Treaty of Paris, with distinguished contemporary provenance. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Passion of American Collectors: Property of Barbara and Ira Lipman<br>Highly Important Printed and Manuscript Americana<br>April 13, 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> Washington, George. Letter signed as first President-Elect. Washington prepares to embark "again on the ocean of publick affairs." $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> (Hamilton, Alexander). Manuscript document. The launch of one of the most consequential careers in American public life. $180,000 to $250,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> (Lexington & Concord). <i>A Bloody Butchery, by the British Troops…</i> $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> (Yorktown Campaign—Jean-Nicolas Desandrouins). A Yorktown Campaign map from the personal archive of the Comte de Rochambeau. $200,000 to $300,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Frances Palmer, <i>Battle of Buena Vista,</i> chromolithograph, New York, 1847. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Antonio Colmenero de Ledesma, the earliest publication concerned solely with chocolate, first edition, Madrid, 1631. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Romans Bernard, <i>An Exact View of the Late Battle at Charlestown, June 17th, 1775,</i> engraving, 1776. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> <i>A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston,</i> English edition, London, 1770. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> William Soule, <i>Lodge of the Plains Indians,</i> albumen print, 1872. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Manuscript document to enforce New York’s “Agreement of Non-Importation” during the heyday of the Sons of Liberty, New York, 1769. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Clarence Mackenzie, <i>Drummer Boy of the 13th Regiment of Brooklyn,</i> salt print with applied color, 1861. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Moses Lopez, <i>A Lunar Calendar,</i> first Jewish calendar published in America, Newport, RI, 1806. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b><br>The Book of Mormon, first edition, Palmyra, 1830. $30,000 to $40,000.
  • <b><center>Neal Auction Company<br>Spring Estates 2021<br>April 16-18</b>
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Lyscosthenes, Conrad. <i>Prodigiorum ac ostentorum chronicon,</i> Basilea: Henricus Petrus, c. 1557, first edition, folio. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Collection of Ethiopic Religious Texts, in Ge'ez , illuminated manuscripts on vellum, c. 1700-20th c. (5 pcs.) $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Augustinus, Aurelius Sanctus.<br><i>De Civitate Dei,</i> Venice: Bonetus Locatellus per Octavianus Scotus, 9 Febbraio, 1486, 4to. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b><center>Neal Auction Company<br>Spring Estates 2021<br>April 16-18</b>
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Choiseul-Gouffier, Marie Gabriel Comte de. <i>Voyage Pittoresque de la Grece,</i> Paris, J.J. Blaise, 1782-1809-1822, first edition. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Rufinus, Tyrannius (c. 345-411). <i>Expositio in symbolum apostolorum,</i> [Cologne, Ulrich Zel, c. 1472], first edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Magnus, Albertus. <i>Summa de eucharistiae sacramento,</i> Ulm: Johann Zainer, 1474. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b><center>Neal Auction Company<br>Spring Estates 2021<br>April 16-18</b>
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Strabo. <i>Rerum geographicarum libri septemdecim. A Guilielmo Xylandro Augstano magna cura recogniti…,</i> Basel, Henricpetri, (August 1571). $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Riou, Stephen (1720-1780). <i>The Grecian Orders of Architecture. Delineated and Explained from the Antiquities of Athens,</i> London, 1768. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Mair, Paul Hektor. <i>Geschlechter Buch...der...Statt Augspurg,</i> Frankfurt am Maim, Sigmund Feyerabend, 1580. $1,800 to $2,500.
    <b><center>Neal Auction Company<br>Spring Estates 2021<br>April 16-18</b>
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Polybius (c. 200-118 B.C.). <i>Historiarum libri priores quinque,</i> Basel: Johann Herwagen, 1549. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Bellori, Giovanni Pietro. <i>Columna Antoniniana Marci Aurelii Antonini Augusti rebus gestis insignis Germanis simul...,</i> Rome, [1672]. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> <i>Ecclesiasticae Historiae, Eusebii Pamphili...Eiusdem de vita Constantini...Socratis...,</i> Paris, Robert Estienne, 1544. $800 to $1,200.
  • <center><b>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Books and Graphics<br>19th, 20th and 21st April 2021</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 19-21<br>Books from XVI to XX Century</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 20<br>Atlases and Maps</b
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br> Veneto and Venice, a Selection of Books from the XVI to XX century</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 20<br></b>Rossini Gioachino, Baguette de chef d'orchestre appartenuta a Gioachino Rossini, dono del Comune di Passy. 1500 €
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br></b>Manetti Saverio, Storia naturale degli uccelli trattata con metodo. Cinque volumi. 1767. 18.000 €
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br></b>Poe Edgar Allan, Double assassinat dans la rue morgue. Illustrations de Cura. 1946.
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 19-21<br>Books from XVI to XX Century</b>
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