Swann Galleries: Fine Photographs, 2601, New York

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
04/14/2022 - 04/14/2022
Page Size: 293 items in 12 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1FELICE BEATO

Panorama in five parts of Hong Kong, showing the Fleet for North China Expedition.

1860USD 5,000.00 - 7,500.00USD 6,250.00
2

A large album with 24 photographs titled "Vues de la légation de France à Pekin."

1886-87USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00Not Sold
3A.T.W. Penn

An album with more than 40 photographs, some by A.T.W. Penn (1849-1924), of the Tamil Nadu hill station of Ootacamund (Ooty).

Late 1870sUSD 5,000.00 - 7,500.00USD 9,375.00
4KUSAKABE KIMBEI

Album with 50 hand-colored photographs, including numerous scenes from temples, occupational tableaux, a tattooed figure, and more.

Circa 1900USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 2,375.00
5MARTÍN CHAMBI

Group of 9 medium-format photographs depicting Cuzco architecture, church interiors, decorative details, and one of Machu Picchu.

1920s-40sUSD 5,000.00 - 7,500.00Not Sold
6LUDWIG BELITSKI

Pattern Glassware.

1854USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
7ISAAC H. BONSALL

Federal Supply Depot on Tennessee River, Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Circa 1864USD 3,000.00 - 4,500.00USD 3,500.00
8THOMAS EAKINS

Thirteen Students, Pennsylvania Academy Studio.

Circa 1882-83USD 3,000.00 - 4,500.00Not Sold
9FRANCES BENJAMIN JOHNSTON

The New Woman (self-portrait in her Washington D.C. studio).

1896; printed circa 1950 or earlierUSD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 3,750.00
10EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE

Locomotor ataxia, walking

1887USD 3,000.00 - 4,500.00USD 2,000.00
11EDWARD S. CURTIS

The North American Indian. Volume I.

1907USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00USD 32,500.00
12EDWARD S. CURTIS

The Vanishing Race - Navaho; Geronimo - Apache; Desert Rovers - Apache; Apache-Land; Alchisé - Apache;

[1907] USD 60,000.00 - 90,000.00Not Sold
13EDWARD S. CURTIS

The Vanishing Race.

1904USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 4,000.00
14EDWARD S. CURTIS

Holds the Eagle, Hidatsa.

Circa 1908USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
15EDWARD S. CURTIS

Cheyenne; Peachy To-Die - Hoopa; Pavia - Taos; Woman of the Desert, Navaho.

1904-circa 1920sUSD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
16EDWARD S. CURTIS

The Lone Chief - Cheyenne

1908-27 USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 8,750.00
17WILSON A. BENTLEY

A group of 4 vintage frost studies.

Circa 1903-10USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 2,500.00
18EDWARD STEICHEN

Moonrise, Mamaroneck, New York.

1904; printed 2000USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,188.00
19EDWARD STEICHEN

Steeplechase Day, after the Races, Paris.

1907; printed 1950sUSD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00Not Sold
20EDWARD STEICHEN

Steichen the Photographer.

1929USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,875.00
21EDWARD STEICHEN

Brancusi in His Studio, Paris

1900-25; printed 1981

Grand Prix at Longchamp: After the Races, Paris.
USD 3,000.00 - 4,500.00Not Sold
22GERTRUDE KÄSEBIER

Mother and daughter with potted bulb.

Circa 1910 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,560.00
23GERTRUDE KÄSEBIER

Man reading a newspaper.

Circa 1907USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 1,750.00
24ALVIN LANGDON COBURN

A complete set of 20 unbound photogravures from the publication London.

1909USD 5,000.00 - 7,500.00Not Sold
25ALFRED STIEGLITZ

Camera Work Number 47.

1907USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
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