Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
05/23/2022 - 05/23/2022
Page Size: 31 items in 2 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
83John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953),

etching, of a clock tower, situated on a street corner in a continental town

1932USD 75.00 - 125.00USD 192.00
95after J. Evers,

"Theological Seminary and Protestant Episcopal church"

NY 1841USD 75.00 - 100.00USD 32.00

The Elephant and Castle on Brighton Road

USD 75.00 - 100.00Not Sold
115Andrew F. Affleck (British 1874-1935); Giovanni Pisello; William Ward (British 1877-1943),

Three framed etchings: "Ca d' Oro (Venice)"; "Trieste"; along with "Bono Budur, Venice",

c. 1910, c. 1930, 1932USD 100.00 - 250.00USD 192.00

EPHEMERA: Two photo album and a framed early photograph,

USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 32.00
120George Virtue (British 1684-1756),

"Portrait of James Craggs, Sr. Esq. - Postmaster General of Great Britain"

1728USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 128.00
132Kate Parker

Three large paper cut out silhouettes, late 19th/ early 20th C., two signed "Kate Parker, fecit"

late 19th/ early 20th C.USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 160.00
165Armand Coussens (France 1881-1935), Georges Plasse (France 1878-1948)

Three prints: "Une fete dans un village Breton: c. 1925, ; "Une jeune fille bretonne", color etching and aquatint, c. 1920; "La Mare"

c. 1925, c. 1920, c. 1880USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 64.00
169Charles Francois Daubigny (French, 1817 - 1878),

"Soleil Couchant" etching, a man leads a mule to water

USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 128.00
174 attributed to Jacques Callot (French, 1592 - 1635),

Two etchings "Beggar and his Dog" along with "The Female Beggar Receiving her Charity"

USD 100.00 - 300.00Not Sold
176Edouard Manet (French 1832-1883)

Etching, "Baudelaire de Profile en Chapeau" depicts Manet's portrait of Charles Baudelaire, inscribed "Peint et Grave par Manet 1862"

1862USD 150.00 - 275.00USD 384.00
180Thomas Willoughby Nason (American, 1889 - 1971),

two prints in one frame: "Engraving a Block" 1941, , and "Self Portrait" 1955

1941, 1955USD 150.00 - 225.00USD 512.00
182Andrew Wyeth,

personal letter dated Sept. 26th, 1968, letterhead reads "Andrew Wyeth/ Cushing Road/ Thomaston, Maine",

1968USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 128.00
192Thomas Willoughby Nason (American, 1889 - 1971),

Two woodblock prints "Gloucester", view of a dock from the water, the city of Gloucester, MA beyond

USD 125.00 - 275.00USD 352.00

Contemporary print, white on white, with an impressed image of a horse bowing his head, indistinct background

USD 100.00 - 200.00Not Sold
244After Dr. Seuss

"Happy Birthday to You",

USD 150.00 - 300.00USD 224.00
247 Paul Kline (American, 21st C.)

Two prints, "Ewa's Kitchen Window", 2007; "Bird of Paradise", 2007

2007USD 75.00 - 125.00Not Sold

Six vintage cranberry barrel top labels, early 20th C., brands include "Black Swan", "Monmouth", "Oak Brand", "Liberty Bell", and "Silver Medal", all from New Jersey or New York

early 20th C.,USD 75.00 - 100.00Not Sold
267Ernest David Roth (American, 1879-1964)

Two etchings, "Veterans" 1936, depicts large trees in front of country home; along with "Street in Rouen" 1931

1936, 1931USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 224.00

Six framed 19th C. prints and ephemera, including: English aquatint "Town of Hamilton", 1825

19th C. USD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
277William Coty and Leigh Wiene

Two artworks, painting by William Coty and print by Leigh Wiene

USD 100.00 - 175.00Not Sold
281Kao San Lan (Chinese/Taiwanese, 20th C.)

ASIAN: Three Chinese prints, landscape, figures at a pavilion on a mountainside

USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 96.00
287 Madame Chiang Kai-Shek

BOOKS: Three books by Madame Chiang Kai-Shek: "Paintings by Madame Chian Kai-Shek" ; along with a signed book by M.C. Kai-Shek "Selected Speeches 1958 - 1959",

Taipei, Taiwan, Kyoto, Japan,USD 400.00 - 800.00USD 384.00
288by Ando Hiroshige (Japanese 1797 -1858),

"Stations One: Morning View of Nihonbashi" depicting travelers crossing a bridge; and "Shinagawa; Shoko Detachiform" depicting boats on a harbor

USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 160.00
292 Ernest Hemmingway and Robert Acosta

EPHEMERA: Ernest Hemmingway signed menu and Robert Acosta signed sheet music,

USD 250.00 - 500.00USD 544.00
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    <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.
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    <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.
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    <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!
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    <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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