Swann Galleries: Photographs and Photobooks, 2570, New York

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
05/27/2021 - 05/27/2021
Page Size: 383 items in 16 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1JULIA MARGARET CAMERON (1815-1879)

A Study [O hark! O hear!].

[1875]USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,000.00
2EDWIN HALE LINCOLN (1848-1938)

A suite of 14 delicate botanical studies from Wild Flowers of New England.

1914USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 5,500.00
3PETER HENRY EMERSON (1856-1936)

Cutting the Gladdon * Coming Home from the Marshes * The Fringe of the Marsh.

1886USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 2,000.00
4CAMERA WORK.

Number 2.

USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
5ALFRED STIEGLITZ (1864-1946)

A selection of 5 choice photogravures from Camera Work Number 36.

1906 and 1910-11; printed 1911 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
6ALFRED STIEGLITZ (1864-1946)

Miss S. R. (Sophie Raab), from Camera Work Number 12.

1905USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,000.00
7CLARENCE WHITE (1871-1925)

Boy with Camera Work, from Camera Work Number 9.

1905USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00Not Sold
8(EDWARD STEICHEN) (1879-1973)

Moonrise, Mamaroneck, New York, from The Early Years portfolio.

1904; printed 1981USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 2,750.00
9EDWARD STEICHEN (1879-1973)

Kendall Lee.

1927USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,375.00
10ANNE BRIGMAN (1869-1950)

The Bubble.

1906USD 3,000.00 - 4,500.00USD 2,000.00
11ALVIN LANGDON COBURN (1882-1966)

A Canal in Rotterdam.

1908USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
12ALVIN LANGDON COBURN.

Men of Mark.

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,750.00
13PAUL OUTERBRIDGE JR. (1896-1958)

Advertisement for Marmion Motor Co., New York (montage).

Circa 1920USD 12,000.00 - 18,000.00Not Sold
14KARL STRUSS (1886-1981)

A portfolio entitled The Dawn of Color.

Dye transfer prints, the images measuring approximately 9 1/2x7 1/2 inches (24.1x19.1 cm.), and the reverse, the sheets 20x16 inches (50.8x40.6 cm.), each with Struss' signature, in pencil, on verso. USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00Not Sold
15PAUL STRAND (1890-1976)

Portfolio entitled I.

With an introduction by Leo Hurwitz. USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 4,250.00
16DONALD MENNIE.

The Grandeur of the Gorges of the Yangtze.

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,080.00
17EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952)

Castle O' Dreams.

Circa 1920USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,500.00
18LAURA GILPIN (1891-1979)

Looking Down on the Temple of Warriors, from the top of El Castillo.

1932USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00Not Sold
19IMOGEN CUNNINGHAM (1883-1976)

Agave.

1920; printed 1970sUSD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00Not Sold
20IMOGEN CUNNINGHAM (1883-1976)

Shell Collection 3.

Circa 1930USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00Not Sold
21DAIN L. TASKER (1872-1962)

X-Ray of Hanging Fuchsia.

1930sUSD 5,000.00 - 7,500.00Not Sold
22ALMA LAVENSON (1897-1989)

Pump and Trough, Hornitos.

1940USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00Not Sold
23IMOGEN CUNNINGHAM (1883-1976)

Weaving studio, Mills College.

Circa 1940USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,750.00
24HANSEL MIETH (1909-1998)

Santiago Island, Caribbean (Mad Monkey).

1939USD 5,000.00 - 7,500.00USD 3,750.00
25TINA MODOTTI (1896-1942)

Study of a Diego Rivera mural at the Ministry of Education, Mexico City.

1920sUSD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,125.00
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Family photograph album ("The Hughes family Album"), 1957-1962. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on "my own private doctrine", with a poem, 5 October 1956. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Pen and ink portrait of Ted Hughes, [1956]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath. Joint autograph letter signed, to William and Edith Hughes, March 1960. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Photographic portrait by David Bailey, inscribed by Plath, 1961, and another press photo. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Tarot de Marseille. Deck of cards owned by Sylvia Plath. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Pair of gold wedding rings. £6,000 to £8,000.
  • <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until July 31</b>
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Cleveley, Jukes, & Cook - View of Charlotte Sound, New Zealand. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Peron - Platypus. $300 to $600.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Loon & Pitt - Map of the World published 1680 - <I>Orbis Terrarum nova et accuratissima tabula.</i> $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Maitres de l'Affiche by MUCHA - La Dame aux Camelias. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until July 31</b>
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Cause - Peony, Crocus, Dog's Tooth Violet. $400 to $800.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Redoute, Folio - Lemmonnier's Iris - Iris Monnieri. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Audubon, Imperial Folio - Common American Deer. $6,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Gould - Cuvier's Toucan (Ramphastos Cuvieri). $5,000 to $8,000.
  • <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul. FROG TEACHER LEADING ELF PUPILS ... Watercolour, c.1920.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> SATO, Gyro. [GENDAI RYOKI SENTAN ZUKAN]. Tokyo : Shinchosa, 1931.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> CARROLL, Lewis. ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND. London : Macmillan and Co., 1868.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> FLEMING, Ian and MILLER, Albert. CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG. New York : Random House, 1968.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> PHOENIX. Adelaide : Adelaide University Union, 1939.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> BOWEN, Emmanuel. A complete map of the Southern Continent. London : 1744.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> NORTHFIELD, James. AUSTRALIA. Melbourne : Northfield Studios and J.E. Hackett, c.1935
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Les Cigarettes Mekka,</i> 1919. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Plinio Codognato, <i>Cicli Fiat,</i> circa 1910. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> L.N. Britton, <i>Warning! Consider the Possible Consequences,</i> c. 1917. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonardo Bistolfi, <i>Première Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs Modernes,</i> 1902. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonetto Cappiello, <i>Paquet Pernot / Biscuits Pernot,</i> 1910. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jul 15:</b> Jessie Tarbox Beals, archive of signed photographs, 15 silver prints, c. 1930. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Francesco Nonni, <i>Font Meo / Acqua Minerale Naturale,</i> 1924. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Frederick Winthrop Ramsdell, <i>American Crescent Cycles,</i> 1899. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> <i>Be a Tight Wad! Own Something!</i> designer unknown, 1925. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Candido Aragonese de Faria, <i>Chamonix–Mont–Blanc,</i> c. 1910. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> W.E.J., <i>Irishmen Avenge the Lusitania,</i> c. 1915. $2,000 to $3,000.
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