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Rachel Davis Fine Arts: Prints

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Auction Name Prints Total Sales (USD) 114,986.30
Auction Date 06/08/2019 - 06/08/2019 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 94,700.00
Sale Number #215 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 161,920.00
Total Lots 343
Sold Lots 308 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 102,650.00
% of Lots Sold 89.80% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 175,540.00
Unsold Lots 35 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 65.50%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
367 Andy Warhol (American 1928-1987)

''Jacqueline Kennedy III (Jackie III)'' (Feldman & De Fendi 11.15)

1966 USD 12,000.00 - 18,000.00 USD 14,520.00
318 Joan Miro (Spanish 1893-1983)

''Cantic Del Sol V''

USD 3,500.00 - 5,000.00 USD 3,630.00
296 Jim Dine (American 1935- )

''Pinocchio'' (Carpenter 118)

1998 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 3,025.00
200 Walter Paris (American 1842-1906)

Colorado Landscape

1891 USD 600.00 - 900.00 USD 2,662.00
196 Jackson Lee Nesbitt (American 1913-2008)

''Auction Barn'' (Retif & Salzer 37)

1989 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,815.00
360 Rufino Tamayo (Mexican 1899-1991)

''Cabeza en Rojo''

1973 USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 1,815.00
320 Joan Miro (Spanish 1893-1983)

''Album 21

USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00 USD 1,573.00
80 Kathe Kollwitz (German 1867-1945)

''Uberfahren (Klipstein 104 IV)

1910 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,452.00
121 Edouard Vuillard (French 1868-1940)

''Le Jardin des Tuileries'' (Roger-Marx 28)

1896 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,452.00
282 Elizabeth Catlett (American 1915-2012)

''Man''

1975 USD 400.00 - 700.00 USD 1,452.00
319 Joan Miro (Spanish 1893-1983)

''Album 21

USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00 USD 1,452.00
240 Shusaku Arakawa (Japanese 1936-2010)

''Texture of Point Blank No. 2''

1979-80 USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 1,331.00
321 Joan Miro (Spanish 1893-1983)

''Album 21

USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00 USD 1,331.00
98 Max Pechstein (German 1881-19552)

''Four Men At A Table''

1923 USD 500.00 - 800.00 USD 1,089.00
238 James A. M. Whistler (American 1834-1903)

'Bibi Valentin'' (Kennedy 50 ii/II)

1859 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,028.50
82 Kathe Kollwitz (German 1867-1945)

''Nachdenkende Frau'' (Klipstein 146)

1920 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 907.50
209 Chauncey F. Ryder (American 1868-1949)

Late Fall Landscape

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 907.50
322 Henry Moore (British 1898-1986)

''Three Reclining Figures on Pedestals'' (Cramer 62)

1966 USD 600.00 - 900.00 USD 907.50
72 Louis Icart (French/American 1888-1950)

''Frou, Frou'' (Holland, Catania & Isen 492)

1948 USD 400.00 - 700.00 USD 847.00
215 Raphael Soyer (American 1899-1987)

''Lipstick''

1973 USD 150.00 - 250.00 USD 847.00
77 Max Klinger (German 1857-1920)

'Tote Mutter'' (Singer 239 vi/VI)

1889 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 786.50
117 James J. J. Tissot (French 1836-1902)

'Renee Sitting at the Piano, Crying'' (Wentworth 65 i/II)

1882 USD 500.00 - 800.00 USD 786.50
130 Albert Abramovitz (American 1879-1963)

Three Heads, Farmer and Two Horses & Family Fleeing

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 786.50
294 Eric Desmazieres (French 1948- )

''Description of Amsterdam in Two Volumes''

2004 USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 786.50
76 Max Klinger (German 1857-1920)

'Rettung'' (Singer 116 vii/VII)

1880 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 726.00
  • <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> Presentation Copy. Sold for $500,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. Autograph Letter Signed, 3 pp, negotiating the 2nd American edition with Appleton. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Hemingway, Ernest. Autograph Letter Signed, 8 pp, Paris, 1924, to his father discussing Bullfighting, Stories, and his new baby. Sold for $25,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Corialanus.</i> London, 1623. 1st printing [Extracted from the First Folio]. Sold for $50,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Swift, Jonathan. <i>Gulliver's Travels.</i> London, 1726. 1st edition, Teerink's A edition, fine, large copy. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Fitzroy, Robert. Autograph Letter Signed to agent Thomas Stilwell, informing him of the progress of H.M.S. Beagle. Sold for $17,575.
    <center><b>Bonhams<br> Property from the Collection of Nicole and William R. Keck II</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Sonnets.</i> 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner, bound by Trautz-Bauzonnet. Sold for $13,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. Sold for $5,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. Sold for $7,575.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Rackham, Arthur. <i>Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens.</i> 1/500 copies signed by Rackham. Sold for $4,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Du coté de chez Swann.</i> 1st edition, 1st issue. Inscribed by Proust. Sold for $8,825.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ian Fleming, <i>Goldfinger,</i> first edition, inscribed to Sir Henry Cotton, MBE, London, 1959. Sold for $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Joseph Brant, Mohawk Chief, ALS, writing after pledging support to King George III against American rebels, 1776. Sold for a record $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Sonia Delaunay, <i>Ses Peintures</i> . . ., 20 pochoir plates, Paris, 1925. Sold for a record $13,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Diana, Princess of Wales, 6 autograph letters signed to British <i>Vogue</i> editor, 1989-92. Sold for $10,400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Alexander Hamilton, ALS, as Secretary of the Treasury covering costs of the new U.S. Mint, 1793. Sold for $12,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Benjamin Graham & David L. Dodd, <i>Security Analysis,</i> first edition, inscribed by Graham to a Wall Street trader, NY, 1934. Sold for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> George Barbier & François-Louis Schmied, <i>Personnages de Comédie,</i> Paris, 1922. Sold for $9,375.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Ilsée, Princesse de Tripoli,</i> Paris, 1897. Sold for a record $13,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ralph Waldo Emerson, <i>The Dial,</i> first edition of the reconstituted issue, Emerson’s copy with inscriptions, Cincinnati, 1860. Sold for a record $3,250.
  • <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 14. [CRIMEAN WAR] HAMLEY. <i>The Story of the Campaign of Sebastopol.</i> 1855. £150 to £200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 17. JONGH & D'ALMEIDA. <i>L’armee Russe...</i> c.1898. Colour plates and many illustrations. £500 to £600
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 18. [RUSSIA] LE PRINCE. <i>Oeuvres. 1782.</i> Rare folio format with 80 etchings and 74 aquatints. £4000 to £6000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 21. [RUSSIA] MORNAY. Set of 8 hand-coloured aquatints of carriages, sleighs and occupants. c.1825. £1200 to £1800
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 33. BOWDICH. <i>Excursions in Madeira and Porto Santo.</i> 1825. A fine copy. £800 to £1200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 37. QUIN. <i>An Historical Atlas.</i> 1836. 2nd edn, 21 hand-coloured maps revealing civilisation. £800 to £1200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 39. LE BRUN. <i>Voyages [...] par la Moscovie, en Perse...</i> 1718. 300+ engravings, panorama. £4500 to £5500
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 48. BRIERLY. <i>The English and French fleets in the Baltic.</i> 1855. Colour lithographs. £7000 to £9000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 60. DELLA VALLE. <i>Reise Beschreibung... in Turckey, Egypten, Palestina[...].</i> 1674. £1500 to £2000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 77. MURRAY, Mrs. Watercolour Album of Heaths. c.1860. 55 original watercolours. £750 to £1000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 91. ADDISON. <i>Works...</i> 1721. 4 vols, large paper copy, English red morocco. £2500 to £3500
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 96. HOLBEIN. Imitations of original drawings. 1792-1800. Exceptional copy. £4000 to £6000
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