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Bonhams: The Producer's Pix - Photographs from the Collection of Bruce Berman

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Auction Name The Producer's Pix - Photographs from the Collection of Bruce Berman Total Sales (USD) 207,823.00
Auction Date 12/14/2017 - 12/15/2017 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 186,200.00
Sale Number #24783 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 275,700.00
Total Lots 161
Sold Lots 78 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 373,400.00
% of Lots Sold 48.45% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 554,100.00
Unsold Lots 83 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 37.51%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
27 William Christenberry

Selected images, 1966-1984

1966-1984 USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00 USD 15,000.00
59 Todd Hido

#2319B, from the series "House Hunting", 1996

1996 USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 11,250.00
16 Todd Hido

#2611-A, from the series "House Hunting", 1996

1996 USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 9,375.00
47 James Welling

Selected railroad images, 1990-93

1990-93 USD 7,000.00 - 9,000.00 USD 8,750.00
132 Stephen Shore

Grassy Key, Florida, 11/10/77

1977-11-10 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 8,750.00
4 Todd Hido

#4155a, from the series "House Hunting", 1996

1996 USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 6,875.00
41 Todd Hido

#3533A, from the series "House Hunting, 1996

1996 USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 6,250.00
78 David Husom

Selected images: fairground buildings, Montana, Minnesota, Missouri, Michigan and Nebraska, 1978-1995

1978-1995 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 6,000.00
152 Stephen Shore

M 1/2 Avenue, Galveston, Texas, 7/20/75

1975 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 5,625.00
15 Graciela Iturbide

Flatlands Portfolio, November, 1997

1997 USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 4,875.00
34 Todd Hido

#2312A, from the series "House Hunting", 1999

1999 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 4,750.00
143 Stephen Shore

North Black Avenue, Bozeman, Montana, from "Anthology Film Archive Commemorative Portfolio", January 16, 1981

1981 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 4,750.00
19 William Eggleston

Untitled, New Orleans, nd

nd USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00 USD 4,375.00
25 Stephen Shore

Court House, Greene County, Georgia, 1973

1973 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 4,375.00
159 Stephen Shore

South University Drive, Fort Worth, Texas, 6/4/76

1976 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 4,375.00
150 Todd Hido

#2621, from the series "House Hunting", 2000

2000 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 4,000.00
72 Manuel Alvarez Bravo

La Operacion Hospital, Juarez, Mexico, 1930s

1930s USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 3,750.00
62 Walker Evans

Tennessee Road Sign, "Get Right with God", December 27, 1969

1969 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 3,500.00
42 Graciela Iturbide

Sin Titulo, Santa Getrudis, South Texas, 2002

2002 USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00 USD 3,125.00
51 Manuel Alvarez Bravo

Hombre Leyendo, Reparador de Llentas, Mexico, 1940s

1940s USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 3,125.00
151 Joel Sternfeld

Two Green Buildings, Jamestown, New York--The Other in West Dummerstown, Vermont, 1994-95

1994-95 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 3,125.00
13 Walker Evans

Fish Market, near Birmingham, Alabama, 1936

1936 USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00 USD 2,750.00
3 John Humble

The Los Angeles River from Gage Avenue, Bell, 2001

2001 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 2,500.00
28 Joel Sternfeld

Highway 101, Petaluma, California, 1993

1993 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 2,500.00
33 John Humble

Sepulveda Dam Recreation Area, from the series "The L.A. River", 2001

2001 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 2,500.00
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s New York<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts Online<br>Ending December 17</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s Online, Now - Dec 17:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies…</i> The Second Impression. 1632. $100,000 to $150,000
    <b>Sotheby’s Online, Now - Dec 17:</b> GEORGE CURZON, 1ST MARQUESS CURZON OF KEDLESTON. “Curzon Tiger Hunt.” [India: circa 1901]. 120 albumen photographs. $3,000 to $5,000
    <b>Sotheby’s Online, Now - Dec 17:</b> (CASSADY, NEAL). Kerouac, Jack. <i>On the Road.</i> New York: Viking Press, 1957. Inscribed. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Sotheby’s Online, Now - Dec 17:</b> VEGA, JOSEPH PENSO DE LA. <i>Confusion de Confusiones. Dialogos curiosos entre un Philosopho agudo, un Mercader discrete...</i> Amsterdam, 1688. $200,000 to $300,000
    <b>Sotheby’s Online, Now - Dec 17:</b> RACKHAM, ARTHUR — [WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE]. "The Moon Like to a Silver Bow New-Bent in Heaven," original illustration for <i>A Midsummer Night's Dream.</i> $12,000 to $18,000
  • <b>Bonhams New York: Fine Books and Manuscripts Including the World of Hilary Knight. December 5, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> KNIGHT, HILARY. The Original Portrait of Eloise that Hung at the Plaza Hotel. $100,000 to 150,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> WARHOL, ANDY. "Iced Lemon Delight," an Original Watercolor Presented to Hilary Knight's cat, Phoebe $8,000 to 12,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> SENDAK, MAURICE. <i>Where the Wild Things Are.</i> PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED with drawing to Hilary Knight in the month following publication. $10,000 to 15,000
    <b>Bonhams New York: Fine Books and Manuscripts Including the World of Hilary Knight. December 5, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> NOLAND, KENNETH. Original circle painting, untitled, acrylic and ink on cloth, for cover of monograph $8,000 to 12,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> TOULOUSE-LAUTREC. <i>Histoires Naturelles,</i> 1899. With 22 original lithographs. $10,000 to 15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>A Collection of Poems,</i> [1711]. The first authoritative and complete collected Sonnets.$15,000 to 20,000
    <b>Bonhams New York: Fine Books and Manuscripts Including the World of Hilary Knight. December 5, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> LONDON, JACK. <i>The Call of the Wild.</i> 1903. First edition, first state jacket. $2,000 to 3,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> FROST, ROBERT. Autograph Manuscript of "Build Soil," 12 pp, 1932-1936. $15,000 to 20,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> GOULD, GLENN. Glenn Gould's extensively annotated copy of Bach's Goldberg Variations $100,000 to 150,000
    <b>Bonhams New York: Fine Books and Manuscripts Including the World of Hilary Knight. December 5, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> PLATH, SYLVIA. EARLY Autograph Letter Signed, about her beginnings as a writer, Northampton, MA, 1951. $7,000 to 10,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> HOUDINI, HARRY. A collection of 11 cast iron shackle and lock items from Houdini's personal collection. $20,000 to 30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> M4 ENGIMA MACHINE, with very rare RARE HYDRA KEY ENVELOPE. $400,000 to 600,000
  • <center><b>Doyle: Angling Books from the Collection of Arnold "Jake” Johnson<br>Online Only Auction ending Dec. 18</b>
    <b>Doyle, Arnold “Jake” Johnson Online-Only Auction, ending Dec 18:</b> WETZEL, CHARLES M. American Fishing Books. $400 to $600
    <b>Doyle, Arnold “Jake” Johnson Online-Only Auction, ending Dec 18:</b> BISSELL, ALFRED E., <i>In Pursuit of Salar.</i> $400 to $600
    <b>Doyle, Arnold “Jake” Johnson Online-Only Auction, ending Dec 18:</b> <i>The Settler and Sportsman in Anticosti.</i> $400 to $600
    <center><b>Doyle: Angling Books from the Collection of Arnold "Jake” Johnson<br>Online Only Auction ending Dec. 18</b>
    <b>Doyle, Arnold “Jake” Johnson Online-Only Auction, ending Dec 18:</b> CARLETON, HENRY GUY, <i>Advice to Young Anglers.</i> $300 to $500
    <b>Doyle, Arnold “Jake” Johnson Online-Only Auction, ending Dec 18:</b> ROBINSON, ROLAND EVANS, <i>Forest and Stream Fables. By Awahsoose the Bear.</i> $300 to $500
    <b>Doyle, Arnold “Jake” Johnson Online-Only Auction, ending Dec 18:</b> SAWADA, KEN, <i>The Art of the Classic Salmon Fly.</i> $300 to $500
    <center><b>Doyle: Angling Books from the Collection of Arnold "Jake” Johnson<br>Online Only Auction ending Dec. 18</b>
    <b>Doyle, Arnold “Jake” Johnson Online-Only Auction, ending Dec 18:</b> SOUTHARD, CHARLES ZIBEON, <i>The Evolution of Trout and Trout Fishing in America.</i> $400 to $600
    <b>Doyle, Arnold “Jake” Johnson Online-Only Auction, ending Dec 18:</b> SOUTHARD, CHARLES ZIBEON, <i>Trout Fly-Fishing in America.</i> $400 to $600
  • <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Charles Darwin on sexuality and the transmission of hereditary characteristics: Autograph Letter Signed to Lawson Tait. Down, 17 January [1877].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> MILTON, JOHN. <i>Paradise Lost. A Poem written in ten books.</i> London: 1667. A very rare example with the contemporary binding untouched and with a 1667 title page.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Hamilton secures the ratification of the Constitution: <i>The Debates and Proceedings of the Convention of the State of New-York, assembled at Poughkeespsie, on the 17th June, 1788.</i>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> The social contract “Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains”: ROUSSEAU, JEAN-JACQUES. <i>Principes du Droit Politique [Du Contract Social]</i>. Amsterdam: Michel Rey, 1762
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> “The first English textbook on geometrical land-measurement and surveying”: BENESE, RICHARD. <i>This Boke Sheweth the Maner of Measurynge All Maner of Lande…</i>
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Jean de Mandeville, <i>Reysen und Wanderschafften durch das Gelobte Land,</i> Strassburg, 1488. Sold for $106,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> José González Cabrera Bueno, <i>Navegación Especulativa, y Práctica,</i> Manila, 1734. Sold for $55,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Francis W. Winton, manuscript on pow-wows with indigenous Canadians, 1881. Sold for $65,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Louise Bourgeois, <i>He Disappeared Into Complete Silence,</i> portfolio with complete text & 9 engravings, 1947. Sold for $413,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Erich Maria Remarque, <i>All Quiet on the Western Front,</i> first American edition, Boston, 1929. Sold for $9,375.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Sir William Russell Flint, gouache & watercolor illustration for Homer's <i>Odyssey,</i> 1924. Sold for $22,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Kurt Vonnegut, archive of 12 letters, signed to his family, 6 illustrated, 1930s-40s. Sold for $12,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Oscar Wilde, <i>Lady Windermere's Fan,</i> first edition, presentation copy, signed & inscribed, London, 1893. Sold for $27,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Emil Cardinaux, <i>St. Moritz,</i> 1918. Sold for $17,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> R.J. Waters, 3 panoramas of the San Francisco earthquake & fire, 1906. Sold for $21,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Album with 200 cartes-de-visite, including images by Felice Beato, John Thompson & F.W. Sutton, Japan & China, 1863-69. Sold for $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Thomas Paine, <i>The American Crisis,</i> Fishkill, NY, December 1776. Sold for $40,000.
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