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
100A

Women's Bureau U.S. Department of Labor, World War II. Thirteen Photographs.

United States1940s. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 813.00
101

Women in Astrophysics, The Harvard Computers. Three Glass-plate Astronomical Photographs [together with] New England Magazine, 1892.

circa 1889USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 688.00
102Clayton, Mary Morris (1893-1993)

Clayton, Mary Morris (1893-1993) Photo Album, circa 1929-1939.

circa 1929-1939. USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 780.00
103McDaniel, Hattie (1893-1952)

McDaniel, Hattie (1893-1952) Declaration of Appreciation from the State of Colorado.

Denvercirca 1940. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 406.00
104Bochoráková-Dittrichová, Helena (1894-1980)

Bochoráková-Dittrichová, Helena (1894-1980) Illustrated Books & Prints: a Small Archive with Signed Material.

USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 1,750.00
105Sherman, Beatrix (1894-1975)

Sherman, Beatrix (1894-1975) Archive of her Silhouette Work and Related Art, Manuscript Material, & Ephemera.

USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
106

Business and Professional Women of Leadville [Colorado].

Leadville, CO1895USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 2,750.00
107Jesenská, Milena (1896-1944)

Jesenská, Milena (1896-1944) Cesta k Jednoduchosti.

Prague1926USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 406.00
108Ludins, Ryah (1896-1957)

Ludins, Ryah (1896-1957) Four Signed Lithographs, 1929-1930.

1929-1930. USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 1,875.00
109Ludins, Ryah (1896-1957)

Ludins, Ryah (1896-1957) Untitled Drawing of the Center Methodist Church, Commercial Street, Provincetown, MA.

circa 1929USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,430.00
110Smith, Betty (1896-1972)

Smith, Betty (1896-1972) A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.

New York1947USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 406.00
111Waugh, Dorothy (1896-1996)

Waugh, Dorothy (1896-1996) Mystery Veils the Desert. National Parks.

[No placecirca 1935. USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,188.00
112Earhart, Amelia (1897-circa 1937)

Earhart, Amelia (1897-circa 1937) Photographic Portrait.

c. 1925USD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
113Stirling, Alexa (1897-1977)

Stirling, Alexa (1897-1977) Signed Photograph, May 20, 1921.

USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 438.00
114Abbott, Berenice (1898-1991)

Abbott, Berenice (1898-1991) Berenice Abbott: American Photographer, Signed Limited Edition.

[Tokyo]1982USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 219.00
115Abbott, Berenice (1898-1991)

Abbott, Berenice (1898-1991) Under the El at the Battery, Manhattan, 1936.

New York1979USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 5,250.00
116Jones Brown, Zenith (1898-1983)

Jones Brown, Zenith (1898-1983) Typed Letter Signed, 11 July 1947.

1947USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
117Soong Mei-ling [aka Madame Chiang Kai-Shek] (1898-2003)

Soong Mei-ling [aka Madame Chiang Kai-Shek] (1898-2003) Chinese Orchids, Signed Presentation Copy.

[Taipei1971USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 750.00
118Nevelson, Louise (1899-1998)

Nevelson, Louise (1899-1998) Female Nude in Profile.

Circa 1930s. USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
119Nevelson, Louise (1899-1998)

Nevelson, Louise (1899-1998) Figure on a Horse.

Circa 1930s. USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,250.00
120Nevelson, Louise (1899-1998)

Nevelson, Louise (1899-1998) Seated Female Nude.

Circa 1930s. USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,500.00
121Nevelson, Louise (1899-1998)

Nevelson, Louise (1899-1998) Seated Female Nude.

Circa 1930s. USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
122Jones, Hélène (fl. circa 1918)

Jones, Hélène (fl. circa 1918) The Motor Corps of America.

Circa 1918. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 531.00
123

Artist Portraits, Three Examples.

New YorkUSD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
124

Women: Five 19th & 20th Century American Titles.

19th & 20th Century USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 375.00
  • <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.
  • <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.
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