Swann Galleries: Focus on Women, 2576, New York

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Auction Report
Auction Date
07/15/2021 - 07/15/2021
Page Size: 178 items in 8 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
26Giovanni Antonio Terenzoni (1663-1746)

Women's Health. Giovanni Antonio Terenzoni (1663-1746) De Morbis Uteri.

Lucca1715USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 563.00
27Huber, Marie (1695-1753)

Huber, Marie (1695-1753) The World Unmask'd: or, the Philosopher the Greatest Cheat.

London1736USD 250.00 - 350.00Not Sold
28Valier, Agostino (1531-1606)

Valier, Agostino (1531-1606) Della Istruzione delle Donne Maritate.

Padua1744USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
29

Women, Great Britain, 18th Century, Two Titles.

Oxford1752USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
30Raffald, Elizabeth (1733-1781)

Raffald, Elizabeth (1733-1781) The Experienced English House-keeper.

Manchester1769USD 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold
31Seward, Anna (1742-1809)

Seward, Anna (1742-1809) Monody on Major Andrè.

Lichfield1781USD 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
32Sacchini, Antonio (1730-1786)

Sacchini, Antonio (1730-1786) Renaud Tragedie Lyrique.

Paris1783USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 438.00
33Califronia, Rosa, pseud. (fl. circa 1794)

Califronia, Rosa, pseud. (fl. circa 1794) Breve Difesa dei Diritti delle Donne Scritta da Rosa California Contessa Romana.

Assisi1794USD 2,000.00 - 2,600.00USD 2,080.00
34Stanhope, Eugenia (d. 1783)

Stanhope, Eugenia (d. 1783) The Deportment of a Married Life.

London1798USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
35Moïse, Penina (1797-1880)

Moïse, Penina (1797-1880) Fancy's Sketch Book.

Charleston, South Carolina1833USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 2,750.00
36

The Lady's Magazine.

London [and] London1809, 1813USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 219.00
37Sand, George (1804-1876)

Sand, George (1804-1876) Pauline, Signed & Inscribed Copy.

Paris1841USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 4,750.00
38D'Héricourt, Jenny (1809-1875)

D'Héricourt, Jenny (1809-1875) A Woman's Philosophy of Woman; or Woman Affranchised. An Answer to Michelet, Proudhon, Girardi, Legouv

New York1864USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 688.00
39Cooper, Susan Fenimore (1813-1894)

Cooper, Susan Fenimore (1813-1894) Autograph Letter Signed, 24 January 1885.

1885USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 3,500.00
40Aguilar, Grace (1816-1847)

Aguilar, Grace (1816-1847) The Jewish Faith: Its Spiritual Consolation, Moral Guidance, and Immortal Hope.

Philadelphia1864USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
41

Weaving, Dying, and Recipes: Two 19th Century American Imprints.

Utica, NY1817USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
42Stone, Lucy (1818-1893)

Stone, Lucy (1818-1893) Carte-de-visite.

Boston1870sUSD 250.00 - 350.00USD 688.00
43

Women in Michigan & Minnesota Write Home, 1837-1859. A Small Archive of Letters from the Russell Family of Kingston, Massachusetts.

Cannon Falls, Minnesota in 1857USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,250.00
44Russell, Jane (1819-1914) Archive of Letters, 1840s.

Russell, Jane (1819-1914) Archive of Letters, 1840s. Written during a Whaling Voyage, from Hawaii, and Other Ports.

1840s. USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 30,000.00
45Anthony, Susan B. (1820-1906)

Anthony, Susan B. (1820-1906) Photographic Portrait with Clipped Signature.

circa 1900USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 2,500.00
46

Press Photos, Historic Women, Five Examples.

USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 281.00
47Montez, Lola (1821-1861)

Montez, Lola (1821-1861) The Arts of Beauty; or, Secrets of a Lady's Toilet. With Hints to Gentlemen on the Art of Fascinating.

New York1858USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 688.00
48Hawes Terhune, Mary Virginia [aka Marion Harland] (1830-1922)

Hawes Terhune, Mary Virginia [aka Marion Harland] (1830-1922) Diary, 1846-1853, Later Carbon of Typed Transcription.

1846-1853USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 500.00
49Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888)

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Little Women, or, Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy.

Boston1869USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 3,250.00
50Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888)

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Little Women, or, Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy.

Boston1870USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 250.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> C.F. Payne, <i>Micawber—Imitating Norman Rockwell's "Triple self-portrait,"</i> acrylic, watercolor & colored pencil, 2002. Sold June 2021 for $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Jane Russell, archive of letters written during a whaling voyage, 1840s. Sold July 2021 for $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Guild of Women Binders, exhibition binding of A.F. Pollard’s <i>Henry VIII,</i> London, 1902. Sold July 2021 for $12,350.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Robert Frost, <i>Collected Poems,</i> author’s presentation copy, signed, with entirety of <i>Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening</i> inscribed, NY, 1930. Sold June 2021 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> James Joyce, <i>Ulysses,</i> deluxe limited issue, signed, London, 1936. Sold June 2021 for $21,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Mercator [family], <i>[World and Continents],</i> 5 double-page maps, Amsterdam, c. 1633. Sold June 2021 for $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> George Schlegel, <i>New York, Taken from Central Park,</i> hand-finished color-tinted lithograph, 1874. Sold June 2021 for $11,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Nicolaus Copernicus, <i>De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium,</i> second edition, Basel, 1566. Sold April 2021 for $75,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Book of Hours, Use of Utrecht, illuminated manuscript, c. 1435-45. Sold April 2021 for $60,000.
  • <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Bible, English. The Holy Bible, Second Folio edition, the "Great She Bible", engraved More-Speed 1611 map of Canaan, Robert Barker, 1613-11. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Galilei (Galileo). <i>Opere,</i> 2 vol., first collected edition, Bologna, Heirs of Dozza for Carlo Manolessi, 1656-1655. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Venetian choirbook.- Single leaf from a 13th century Venetian antiphonal, with large decorated initial, manuscript on vellum, Venice, [c.1260]. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Petrarca (Francesco). <i>Rerum vulrgarium fragmenta,</i> decorated manuscript on paper, Italy, [second half of the 15th century]. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> New York School of abstract expressionists.- Abbott (Mary Lee). [Sketch book of original artwork], [New York], 1945. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Contemporary colouring.- Nitzschewitz (Hermannus). <i>Novum beatae Mariaevirginis psalterium,</i> Zinna, Press of the Cistercian Monastery, 1493. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Shakespeare source book.- Montemayor (Jorge de). Diana of George of Montemayor: translated out of Spanish into English by Bartholomew Yong, first edition in English, B[ishop]., 1598. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Milton (John). Poems of Mr. John Milton, Both English and Latin, Compos'd at several times, first edition, state with "S" in "S. Pauls" in imprint, 1645. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Greene (Graham). <i>The Power and the Glory,</i> first edition, 1940. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Crowley (Aleister). View of the Tyrrhenian Sea, probably from the hill behind the abbey of Thelema, Cefalù, Sicily, charcoal, [1921]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Fleming (Ian). <i>Casino Royale,</i> first edition, 1953. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> China.- Thomson (John). <i>Illustrations of China and Its People,</i> 4 vol., first edition, 96 photographic plates, 1873-74. £15,000 to £20,000.
  • <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Athanasius. <i>Illustrium Virorum Opuscula,</i> Paris, 1500. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> <i>The New Testament of Jesus Christ, Translated Faithfully into English,</i> Rheims, John Fogny, 1582. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Stith, William. <i>The First History of Virginia printed in America,</i> [Williamsburg, 1747]. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b><br>S. Bonaventure. <i>Commentarius in Secundum Librum Sententiarum Petri Lombardi,</i> Venice, 1477. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Juvenalis, Junii. <i>Satyrae,</i> with the commentary of Domitius Calderinus, Venice, 1475. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Horatius Flaccus, Quintus. <i>Opera.</i> Ed. with commentary of Christophorus Landinus, Florence, 1482. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Scotus, Duns. <i>Quaestiones in Quattuor Libros Sententiarum,</i> 1476-1477. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Polidori, John. <i>The Vampyre, A Tale,</i> Paris, 1819. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Stowe, Harriet Beecher. <i>Uncle Tom's Cabin,</i> Vol. I and II, 1852, and a Later Edition, 1885. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Twain, Mark. <i>The Adventures of Tom Sawyer,</i> 1877 [and] <i>The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,</i> 1885. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Book of Hours, Illuminated Vellum, Calendar of Months, 15th century. $600 to $900.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> <i>Picturesque,</i> America, Europe, Palestine, and Russia, 1872-1885. $400 to $600.
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