Christies: Adams & Company: Photographs of the American West including Property from the Peter Fetterman Collection - bidstart 5/10, 20647, New York

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
05/25/2022 - 05/25/2022
Page Size: 50 items in 2 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1ANSEL ADAMS

Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Arizona, 1942

1942, printed 1963-1973USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00USD 56,700.00
2ANSEL ADAMS

Moonrise, Hernandez, New Mexico, 1941

1941, printed 1973-1977USD 40,000.00 - 60,000.00USD 94,500.00
3ANSEL ADAMS

Evening Clouds and Pool, East Side of the Sierra from the Owens Valley, California, c. 1962

c. 1962, printed 1980USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 17,640.00
4ANSEL ADAMS

Frozen Lake and Cliffs, The Sierra Nevada, California, 1932

1932, printed 1980USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00USD 18,900.00
5ANSEL ADAMS

Sand Dunes, Sunrise, Death Valley National Monument, California, c. 1948

c. 1948, printed 1973-1977USD 15,000.00 - 20,000.00USD 21,420.00
6ANSEL ADAMS

Portfolio IV, What Majestic Word: In Memory of Russell Varian, 1963

1963USD 50,000.00 - 70,000.00USD 75,600.00
7CARLETON E. WATKINS

Bridalveil Fall in Springtime, Yosemite, 1865-1866

1865-1866USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00Not Sold
8YOUSUF KARSH

Ansel Adams, 1977

1977USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00Not Sold
9ANSEL ADAMS

Ice on Ellery Lake, Sierra Nevada, California (from Yosemite and the Range of Light), c. 1959

c. 1959, printed 1979USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 12,600.00
10ANSEL ADAMS

Fresh Snow, Yosemite Valley, California, c. 1947

c. 1947, printed 1974 for Portfolio VIUSD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 13,860.00
11ANSEL ADAMS

Bodie (Ghost Town), California, 1938

1938, printed 1963-1973USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 7,560.00
12ANSEL ADAMS

Eggs in Bowl, San Francisco, California, c. 1932

c. 1932, printed c. 1976USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 8,190.00
13ANSEL ADAMS

Dummies, Columbia Movie Lot, Los Angeles, California, c. 1940

c. 1940, printed 1973-1977USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00Not Sold
14ANSEL ADAMS

Alfred Stieglitz at an American Place, New York City, 1935

1935, printed 1973-1977USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 5,292.00
15ANSEL ADAMS

Sequoia Roots, Mariposa Grove Yosemite National Park, California, 1950

1950, printed 1963 for Portfolio IVUSD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00Not Sold
16ANSEL ADAMS

Monolith,The Face of Half Dome Yosemite Valley, California, 1927

1927, printed 1980USD 25,000.00 - 35,000.00USD 47,880.00
17CARLETON E. WATKINS

Yosemite Falls, 1865-1866

1865-1866USD 30,000.00 - 50,000.00USD 30,240.00
18CHARLES LEANDER WEED

Yosemite Falls, 1867-1870

1867-1870USD 15,000.00 - 20,000.00Not Sold
19WILLIAM CLIFT

White House Ruin, Canyon de Chelly, Arizona, 1975

1975, printed laterUSD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,772.00
20CARLETON E. WATKINS

Mount Watkins, Fully Reflected in Mirror Lake, Yosemite, 1865-1866

1865-1866USD 30,000.00 - 50,000.00Not Sold
21WYNN BULLOCK

Floating Logs, 1957

1957USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,142.00
22SEBASTIÃO SALGADO

Wild Horses in Navajo Territory, Bordering on The Grand Canyon, Arizona, 2010

2010USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00USD 10,080.00
23ANSEL ADAMS

Saguaro Cactus, Arizona, 1942

1942, printed 1973-1977USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 13,860.00
24CARLETON E. WATKINS

El Capitan, Yosemite, 1865-1866

1865-1866USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00USD 20,160.00
25CARLETON E. WATKINS

A Perfect Tree (Sequoia gigantea), Mariposa Grove, Yosemite, c. 1865-1866 and The Grizzly Giant with a Group of Hunters at the Foot of the Tree, Mariposa Grove, Yosemite, 1865-1866

c. 1865-1866, 1865-1866USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00Not Sold
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    <b>Swann:</b> Scott Joplin, <i>Treemonisha: Opera in Three Acts,</i> New York, 1911. Sold March 24 — $40,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Louisa May Alcott, autograph letter signed, 1868. Sold June 2 — $23,750.
    <b>Swann:</b> Anne Bradstreet, <i>Several Poems Compiled with Great Variety of Wit and Learning, full of Delight,</i> Boston, 1758. Sold June 2 — $21,250.
    <b>Swann:</b> William Shakespeare, <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true Originall Copies. The Second Impression,</i> London, 1632. Sold May 5 — $161,000.
    <center><b>Swann Auction Galleries<br>View Our Record Breaking Results</b>
    <b>Swann:</b> John Bachmann, <i>Panorama of the Seat of War,</i> New York, 1861-62. Sold June 23 — $35,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Charlotte Bronte, <i>Jane Eyre,</i> first edition, London, 1847. Sold June 16 — $23,750.
    <b>Swann:</b> Elihu Vedder, <i>Simple Simon, His Book,</i> 1913. Sold June 9 — $12,350.
    <b>Swann:</b> Frederick Catherwood, <i>Views of Ancient Monuments in Central America, Chiapas and Yucatan,</i> London, 1844. Sold April 7 — $37,500.
  • <center><b>University Archives<br>Rare Autographs, Manuscripts & Books<br>August 17, 2022</b>
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> George Washington ADS, One of the Earliest in His Hand, A Survey from 1752, the Same Year He Inherited Mount Vernon.
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Rare JFK Signed Check & Transmittal Letter During Campaign for 1956 VP Nomination, Both BAS Slabbed; Possibly A Unique Combo!
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Daniel Boone Signed Receipt as VA Delegate; During His 1st of 3 Terms, Boone Was Kidnapped by British Forces Gunning for Gov. T. Jefferson & Other Legislators.
    <center><b>University Archives<br>Rare Autographs, Manuscripts & Books<br>August 17, 2022</b>
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Benjamin Franklin Signed Receipt for “Pennsylvania Gazette,” Important & Beautifully Displayed
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Lincoln & His Civil War Cabinet: 8 Signatures, Beautifully Presented!
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> G.A. Custer ALS from Fort Lincoln, Dakota Territory to Capt. Yates, Who Also Died at Little Bighorn, Re: Acquiring “good horses” from Kentucky for 7th Cavalry.
    <center><b>University Archives<br>Rare Autographs, Manuscripts & Books<br>August 17, 2022</b>
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Jefferson Davis ALS: “the negroes are humble and generally inclined to cling to their masters…neither crop or stock could be protected from their thieving” – Incredible!
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Lee Harvey Oswald Signed Letter: “if we finally get back to the states…maybe we’ll…settle in Texas,” Warren Commission Exhibit.
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Babe Ruth First Edition Biography Signed Just Months Before His Death, Excellent Signature!
    <center><b>University Archives<br>Rare Autographs, Manuscripts & Books<br>August 17, 2022</b>
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> “B Arnold” ANS on Pre-Revolutionary War Promissory Note Dating From His Days as a New Haven Merchant
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Bob Dylan Signed LP “Blonde on Blonde” with Jeff Rosen COA.
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Marilyn Monroe & Joe DiMaggio Signed Checks, Handsomely Displayed.
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