Brunk Auctions: Premier Auction - Sessions I and II, 111122, Asheville, NC

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Auction Report
Auction Date
11/11/2022 - 11/12/2022
Page Size: 42 items in 2 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
340Hephzibah Need Abney

Nine botanical watercolors,

1792USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
364

61 Leatherbound Books on Classical Studies

USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 819.00
365

91 Leatherbound English Literature Books

USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 1,260.00
366

An Universal History, 60 Volumes

London:1779-1781USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 1,260.00
367

Group of 46 British Literature Books

USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 630.00
368

Large Group Leatherbound British Poetry Books

USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 945.00
369Thomas Carlyle

Thomas Carlyle's Collected Works, Library Edition

London: circa 1870s-1880sUSD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,008.00
421

Framed Spanish Inquisitorial Document

Valladolid Leon Spain1664USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 567.00
450

16th Century German Etching

16th Century USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 189.00
458

Two Framed Mughal Manuscript Pages

18th/19th centuryUSD 200.00 - 400.00Not Sold
469Adriaen Jansz van Ostade; After Maarten de Vos

Two Dutch Engravings

Amsterdam 1600USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 315.00
557Gio. Batt. Piranesi

Five Piranesi Etchings, Four Framed: Urns, Tripods sarcophagi, and cinerary urns, from Vasi, candelabri, cippi, sarcofagi, tripodi, lucerne, ed ornamenti antichi

USD 500.00 - 1,000.00USD 1,512.00
574

10 Leatherbound Volumes, Le Theatre Journal

1901-1909USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 315.00
575

28 Leather Bound Books, French Literature

USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 315.00
619Gene Davis

Gene Davis Silkscreen

1972USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 2,016.00
621Clarence John Laughlin

The Evil Specter of Ruin,

1940USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,134.00
622Elizabeth O'Neill Verner

Old Powder Magazine,

1924USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 693.00
623Elizabeth O'Neill Verner

Boyce's Wharf,

1928USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
624Carew Rice

Fisherman

1994USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 630.00
625Carew Rice

Mexie (Dog)

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 441.00
626Carew Rice,

Nine Silhouettes

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 126.00
667Morris Henry Hobbs

Mardi Gras on Royal of Old New Orleans,

1940USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
724After Claude Lorrain, John Boydell

Three Mezzotints, Plate Nos. 6, 5, 64, from Liber veritatis.

London:1777-1819USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 252.00
737after Sir William Hamilton

Four Engravings from Collection of Etruscan, Greek and Roman Antiquities From the Cabinet of the Hon. William Hamilton

USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 3,528.00
738After William Hamilton

Four Engravings, Title Page, Collection of Etruscan, Greek and Roman Antiquities From the Cabinet of The Hon. Wm. Hamilton

USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 1,764.00
  • <b>Old World Auctions (Feb 8):</b> Lot 817. Bellin's complete five-volume maritime atlas with 581 maps & plates (1764). $24,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (Feb 8):</b> Lot 325. An early and important map of the Republic of Texas (1837). $11,000 to $14,000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (Feb 8):</b> Lot 45. De Bry's early map of North Pole depicting Willem Barentsz' expedition (1601). $3,500 to $4,250.
    <b>Old World Auctions (Feb 8):</b> Lot 154. Poignant map of the United States documenting lynchings (1931). $250 to $325.
    <b>Old World Auctions (Feb 8):</b> Lot 457. Extremely rare matching set of pro-German propaganda from WWI (1914). $2,000 to $2,400.
    <b>Old World Auctions (Feb 8):</b> Lot 815. Homann's world atlas featuring 110 maps in contemporary color (1751). $14,000 to $16,000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (Feb 8):</b> Lot 60. Miniature pocket globe based on Herman Moll (1785). $3,500 to $4,500.
    <b>Old World Auctions (Feb 8):</b> Lot 8. Visscher's rare carte-a-figures world map (1652). $14,000 to $16,000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (Feb 8):</b> Lot 158. Matching satirical maps of the US by McCandlish: "Ration Map" & "Bootlegger's Map" (1944). $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (Feb 8):</b> Lot 820. One of the finest English atlases of the early 19th century (1808). $4,750 to $6,000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (Feb 8):</b> Lot 59. Important milestone in preparation for 1969 moon landing (1963). $750 to $900.
    <b>Old World Auctions (Feb 8):</b> Lot 805. Superb bible leaf with image of crucifixion of Jesus with gilt highlights (1518). $800 to $950.
  • <center><b>Potter & Potter Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>including Americana<br>February 16, 2023</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 16:</b> [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. CHAUCER, Geoffrey. <i>The Works…now newly imprinted.</i> Edited by F.S. Ellis. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1896. $100,000 to $125,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 16:</b> [EINSTEIN, Albert (1879–1955)]. –– ORLIK, Emil (1870–1932), artist. Lithograph signed (“Albert Einstein”). N.p., 1928. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 16:</b> TOLKIEN, John Ronald Reuel. <i>[The Lord of the Rings trilogy:] The Fellowship of the Ring.</i> 1954. –– <i>The Two Towers.</i> 1954. –– <i>The Return of the King.</i> 1955. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 16:</b> CLEMENS, Samuel Langhorne ("Mark Twain") and Charles Dudley WARNER. <i>The Gilded Age: A Tale of Today.</i> Hartford and Chicago, 1873. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 16:</b> LOVECRAFT, Howard Phillips. <i>Beyond the Wall of Sleep.</i> Collected by August Derleth and Donald Wandrei. Sauk City, WI: Arkham House, 1943. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <center><b>California International Antiquarian Book Fair<br>February 10-12, 2023<br>Pasadena Convention Center<br> abaa.org/cabookfair
    <center><b>California International Antiquarian Book Fair<br>February 10-12, 2023<br>Pasadena Convention Center<br> abaa.org/cabookfair
    <center><b>California International Antiquarian Book Fair<br>February 10-12, 2023<br>Pasadena Convention Center<br> abaa.org/cabookfair
    <center><b>California International Antiquarian Book Fair<br>February 10-12, 2023<br>Pasadena Convention Center<br> abaa.org/cabookfair
    <center><b>California International Antiquarian Book Fair<br>February 10-12, 2023<br>Pasadena Convention Center<br> abaa.org/cabookfair
    <center><b>California International Antiquarian Book Fair<br>February 10-12, 2023<br>Pasadena Convention Center<br> abaa.org/cabookfair
    <center><b>California International Antiquarian Book Fair<br>February 10-12, 2023<br>Pasadena Convention Center<br> abaa.org/cabookfair
    <center><b>California International Antiquarian Book Fair<br>February 10-12, 2023<br>Pasadena Convention Center<br> abaa.org/cabookfair
    <center><b>California International Antiquarian Book Fair<br>February 10-12, 2023<br>Pasadena Convention Center<br> abaa.org/cabookfair
    <center><b>California International Antiquarian Book Fair<br>February 10-12, 2023<br>Pasadena Convention Center<br> abaa.org/cabookfair
    <center><b>California International Antiquarian Book Fair<br>February 10-12, 2023<br>Pasadena Convention Center<br> abaa.org/cabookfair
  • <b><center>Swann Auction Galleries<br>View Our Record Breaking Results</b>
    <b>Swann:</b> Gideon Welles, <i>Extensive archive of personal and family papers of Lincoln’s Secretary of the Navy,</i> 1791-1914. Sold September 29 — $281,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Charles Addams, <i>Rock Climbers,</i> cartoon for <i>The New Yorker,</i> watercolor, ink and gouache, 1954. Sold December 15 — $37,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> Charlotte Brontë, <i>Jane Eyre. An Autobiography. Edited by Currer Bell,</i> three volumes, first edition, 1847. Sold June 16, 2022 — $23,750.
    <b>Swann:</b> Geoffrey Chaucer, <i>The Workes of Geffray Chaucer Newlye Printed,</i> London, 1542. Sold October 13 — $106,250.
    <b><center>Swann Auction Galleries<br>View Our Record Breaking Results</b>
    <b>Swann:</b> Dorothea Lange, <i>Migrant Mother, Nipomo, California (Destitute pea pickers in California. Mother of seven children. Age 32),</i> silver print, 1936. Sold October 20 — $305,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> George Washington, Autograph Document Signed, with two manuscript plat maps in holograph, 1751. Sold October 27 — $37,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> Winfred Rembert, <i>Winfred Rembert and Class of 1959,</i> dye on carved & tooled leather, 1999. Sold October 6 — $233,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> M.C. Escher, <i>Relativity,</i> lithograph, 1953. Sold November 3 — $81,250.
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Original Film Posters<br>27 January - 10 February 2023</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27-Feb. 10:</b> Vertigo (1958), poster, US. The ultimate poster on this classic Hitchcock title, one of three known examples. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27-Feb. 10:</b> Lawrence of Arabia (1962), roadshow poster, US. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27-Feb. 10:</b> Star Wars (1977), style C poster, printer's proof, US. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27-Feb. 10:</b> The Navigator/ La Croisiere du Navigator (1924), re-release poster (1931), French. £5,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27-Feb. 10:</b> Bullitt (1968), special test poster, US. £3,000 to £5,000.
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