Christies: In Praise of America: Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver, Prints and Broadsides, 18947, New York

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Auction Date
01/21/2021 - 01/22/2021
Page Size: 38 items in 2 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
290WILLIAM HUBBARD

THE PRESENT STATE OF NEW-ENGLAND - WITH THE "WINE HILLS" MAP

London1677USD 70,000.00 - 80,000.00USD 87,500.00
291AFTER JOHN VERELST

ETOW OH KOAM, KING OF THE RIVER NATION; AND TEE YEE HO GA ROW EMPEROUR OF THE SIX NATIONS

London1710USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00USD 40,000.00
292AFTER JOHN VERELST

TOMO CHACHI MICO, ODER KÖNIG VON YAMACRAN, UND TOOANAHOWI SEINES BRUDERS DES MICO ODER KÖNIGES VON ETICHITAS SOHN

AugsburgC. 1734USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 16,250.00
293PETER PELHAM

COTTONUS MATHERUS - THE FIRST AMERICAN MEZZOTINT

Boston1727USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 5,000.00
294REAK & OKEY

THE REVERAND JAMES HONEYMAN AM. LATE RECTOR OF TRINTY CHURCH, NEWPORT

Newport1772USD 8,000.00 - 10,000.00Not Sold
295THOMAS JOHNSTON

QUEBEC, THE CAPITAL OF NEW-FRANCE

Boston1759USD 30,000.00 - 50,000.00USD 37,500.00
296HENRY DAWKINS AFTER WILLIAM WILLIAMS

ABOLITIONIST BENJAMIN LAY – THE "QUAKER COMET"

PhiladelphiaC. 1760USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00Not Sold
297WILLIAM COOPER

GENTLEMEN, WE, THE FREEHOLDERS AND OTHER INHABITANTS OF BOSTON

Boston1772USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 9,375.00
298BOSTON

AN UNDRECORDED COLONIAL CRIME BROADSIDE

Boston1762USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 4,375.00
299ANONYMOUS

GOOD NEWS OF THE PRELIMINARY ARTICLES OF PEACE BETWEEN ENGLAND, FRANCE AND SPAIN, SIGN'D THE 3D OF NOVEMBER, 1762

Portsmouth, N.H.?C. 1762USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00Not Sold
300EDWARD FISHER

B. FRANKLIN OF PHILADELPHIA

[London]1762USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 8,750.00
301BENJAMIN WILSON

THE REPEAL, OR THE FUNERAL OF MISS AME=STAMP

London1766USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 6,250.00
302PAUL REVERE

THE BLOODY MASSACRE PERPETRATED IN KING STREET, BOSTON, ON MARCH 5TH 1770, BY A PARTY OF THE 29TH REGT.

Boston1770USD 200,000.00 - 300,000.00USD 412,500.00
303JONATHAN MULLIKEN, AFTER PAUL REVERE

THE BLOODY MASSACRE PERPETRATED IN KING STREET

NewburyportC. 1770USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00USD 32,500.00
304PAUL REVERE

THE BOSTON MASSACRE, PERPETRATED ON MARCH THE 5TH, 1770

Boston1772USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 5,625.00
305AFTER FRANICS EDWARD ADAMS

A NEW METHOD OF MACARONY MAKING

1774USD 15,000.00 - 20,000.00USD 25,000.00
306PHILLIP DAWE

THE BOSTONIAN'S PAYING THE EXCISE MAN OR TARRING AND FEATHERING

London1774USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 15,000.00
307JOHANN MARTIN WILL

THE BOSTONIANS IN DISTRESS

[Augsburg:] "London, C. 1774-1783USD 30,000.00 - 50,000.00USD 40,000.00
308HENRY DAWKINS

LIBERTY TRIUMPHANT OR THE DOWNFALL OF OPPRESSION

[Philadelphia or New York]C. 1774USD 40,000.00 - 60,000.00USD 43,750.00
309PAUL REVERE

THE MITRED MINUET

Boston1774USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 3,250.00
310REAK & OKEY

MR. SAMUEL ADAMS

Newport, RI, APRIL 1775USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00Not Sold
311EZEKIEL RUSSEL

BLOODY BUTCHERY BY THE BRITISH TROOPS, OR, THE RUNAWAY FIGHT OF THE REGULARS

Salem, N.E.1775USD 80,000.00 - 120,000.00USD 212,500.00
312ROBERT AITKEN

A CORRECT VIEW OF THE LATE BATTLE AT CHARLESTOWN

[Robert] Aitken1774, 1775USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 10,000.00
313JOHN NORMAN, ANONYMOUS

TWO CONTEMPORARY MAPS OF BOSTON AND NEW YORK AT WAR

[Boston, ] Boston1781, [1776]USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
314CONTINENTAL CONGRESS

A DECLARATION BY THE REPRESENTATIVES OF THE UNITED COLONIES OF NORTH-AMERICA ... SETTING FORTH THE CAUSES AND NECESSITY OF THEIR TAKING UP ARMS

Portsmouth, N.H.]1775USD 40,000.00 - 60,000.00USD 50,000.00
  • <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>
  • <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b> Ronald Reagan. Series of 37 letters to Senator George Murphy, and related material, 1968-90. £50,000 to £70,000.
  • <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.
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