• <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Rare 1778 Engraved map of Colonial Philadelphia after George Heap (1714-1752) and Nicholas Scull (1687-1761). $10,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Author signed and inscribed <i>THE FOUNTAINHEAD,</i> stated First Edition, by Ayn Rand, published by The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, New York, 1943. $2,000 to $2,400.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> John James Audubon (American, 1785-1851) hand-colored aquatint engraving, "Yellow-billed Magpie, Stellers Jay, Ultramarine Jay and Clark's Crow," Plate Number CCCLXII. $1,800 to $2,200.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) autograph letter, signed, as President, to Nathan Reid detailing Jackson’s intervention on behalf of Reid's grandson. $1,800 to $2,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Edward Steichen (Luxembourg/American, 1879-1973) portfolio of photographs, "The Early Years 1900-1927, 12 Hand-Gravure Prints" #41/1000, printed in 1981. $1,400 to $1,600.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, TLS, one-page typed letter on The White House, Washington, D.C., stationary to John Marshall Butler. $1,400 to $1,600.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Two Pre-Civil War slave related letters, including one written by Mariah, a female domestic slave of James Vincent Musgrove (1814-1890) to her daughter. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Two author signed and inscribed Ayn Rand related books, including one Rand signed <i>WE THE LIVING,</i> London 1940 edition. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> PLAN DE LA VILLE DE MEMPHIS (ETATS-UNIS) 40,000 HABITANTS pen and ink with watercolor hand drawn drainage system map, circa 1870. $700 to $900.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Scarce Mezzotint portrait of Thomas Pownall, Colonial Governor of the Province of Massachusetts Bay (1757-1760) and South Carolina (1760). $600 to $700.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> VIEW OF NORFOLK FROM COSPORT, VIRGINIA, John Hill, engraver, after John Shaw (U.K., 1776-1832). $600 to $700.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> THE BURNING OF THE MERCHANT'S EXCHANGE, NEW YORK CITY -THE GREAT FIRE OF DECEMBER, 1835. Scarce color lithograph, a 1909 reissue of the original 1836 print. $500 to $700.
  • <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Schedel (Hartmann). <i>Liber Chronicarum,</i> first edition, Nuremberg, Anton Koberger for Sebald Schreyer and Sebastian Kammermeister, 1493. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Greek Orthodox Church].- <i>Menaion,</i> manuscript in Greek, on paper, in Greek letters, [Eastern Mediterranean], [c. 1400]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> American Revolution.- Loyalist's cow powder horn, engraved with the cypher "GR" for George III surmounted by a crown, an inscription, and on reverse an engraving of the "North River" [Hudson River], 1777. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Illuminated prayer book.- <i>Maria Carcer y Trigueros... Santa Misa y Oraciones,</i> illuminated manuscript in Spanish, on paper, [c. 1850]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Hardy (Thomas). <i>The Mayor of Casterbridge,</i> 2 vol., first edition in book form, original cloth, 1886. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Austen (Jane)]. <i>Emma: A Novel,</i> first edition, Printed for John Murray, 1816. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Brontë (Charlotte). <i>Jane Eyre. An Autobiography,</i> 3 vol., first edition, Smith, Elder and Co., 1847. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Cruikshank (George). <i>The Road to the Derby,</i> one of two proof copies, Raphael Tuck & Sons, 1882. £600 to £800.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Meunier (Charles, binder).- Gruel (Leon). <i>Manuel Historique et Bibliographique de l'Amateur de Reliures,</i> 2 vol., Paris, 1887.-1905. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Burne-Jones (Sir Edward). <i>The Work of Edward Burne-Jones,</i> edited by Philip Burne-Jones, one of 200 copies, [c.1900]. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Nazraeli Press.- <i>Six by Six,</i> 36 vol. [a complete set], one of 100 sets, each with signed photograph, Portland, Or., 2010-16. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Australasia.- Péron (Francois) and Freycinet. <i>Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes,</i> 5 vol. including Atlas, second edition, Paris, 1824. £6,000 to £8,000.
  • <center><b>Rare Book Fair<br>Stuttgart<br>29 Jan – 1 Feb 2021</b>
    <center><b>Rare Book Fair<br>Stuttgart<br>29 Jan – 1 Feb 2021</b>
    <center><b>Rare Book Fair<br>Stuttgart<br>29 Jan – 1 Feb 2021</b>
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Skinner: Fine Prints and Photographs - bidstart 9/14

Auction Reports

Auction Name Fine Prints and Photographs - bidstart 9/14 Total Sales (USD) 328,125.00
Auction Date 09/24/2020 - 09/24/2020 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 171,200.00
Sale Number #3440T High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 260,500.00
Total Lots 101
Sold Lots 91 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 185,300.00
% of Lots Sold 90.10% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 279,700.00
Unsold Lots 10 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 117.31%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
1060A Roy Lichtenstein (American, 1923-1997)

Tel Aviv Museum Print

1989 USD 30,000.00 - 60,000.00 USD 53,125.00
1040 Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)

Maternité rouge

1980 USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 USD 46,875.00
1045 Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904-1989)

The Portfolio Imaginations & Objects of the Future

1975-76 USD 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 USD 26,250.00
1072 Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)

Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite National Park, California

1937 USD 18,000.00 - 22,000.00 USD 25,000.00
1060 Sol LeWitt (American, 1928-2007)

The Suite Double Stars

1983 USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 USD 21,250.00
1062 Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893-1983)

Danseuse Créole

1978 USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 USD 21,250.00
1037 Vija Celmins (Latvian/American, b. 1938)

Untitled (Ocean)

1995 USD 5,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 11,875.00
1057 Ellsworth Kelly (American, 1923-2015)

Lemon Branch

1965-66 USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 USD 10,000.00
1056 Alex Katz (American, b. 1927)

Good Afternoon II (Gray Rowboat)

1975 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 8,125.00
1067 Frank Stella (American, b. 1936)

Del Mar

1972 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 6,875.00
1029 James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)

The Little Lagoon

1879-80 USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 5,938.00
1039 Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)

Les Saltimbanques

1969 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 5,938.00
1076 Henri Cartier-Bresson (French, 1908-2004)

Srinagar, Kashmir

1948 USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 USD 5,625.00
1065 George Rodrigue (American, 1944-2013)

Blue Dog (AH10)

USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 5,313.00
1081

Footsteps on the Moon /A Collection of Twenty Images

USD 7,000.00 - 9,000.00 USD 4,375.00
1008 Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669)

The Raising of Lazarus: The Larger Plate

c.1632 USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00 USD 3,375.00
1068 Rufino Tamayo (Mexican, 1899-1991)

Torso Blanco

1978 USD 3,500.00 - 5,500.00 USD 3,250.00
1009 Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669)

The Return of the Prodigal Son

1636 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 3,000.00
1096 Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987)

Gale Smith

1977 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 2,750.00
1005 Käthe Kollwitz (German, 1867-1945)

Stehender Weiblicher Akt

1900 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 2,500.00
1011 Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669)

Jan Uytenbogaert, The Goldweigher

1639 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 2,375.00
1075 Bill Brandt (British, 1904-1983)

Kismet with Mirror, Belgravia, London

1953 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 2,125.00
1042 Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904-1989)

Dahlia unicornis

1968 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 2,000.00
1043 Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904-1989)

Sports /A Suite of Two Prints

1973 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 2,000.00
1047 Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904-1989)

Three Plates from the Suite Historia de Don Quichotte de la Mancha

1980 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,875.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Manuel Orazi, <i>La Maison Moderne,</i> 1900. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Maxfield Parrish, <i>The Century, Midsummer Holiday Number,</i> 1897. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Medee, Sarah Bernhardt,</i> 1898. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> H.A. Volodimer, <i>Grand Prix d’Endurance de 24 Heures,</i> 1923. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Aldo Mazza, <i>Vini d’Italia,</i> circa 1920. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Leonetto Cappiello, <i>l’Oie d’Or,</i> circa 1930. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> <i>James Bond Does It Everywhere in “Thunderball!”</i> designer unknown, 1965. $1,500 to $2,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Emil Cardinaux, <i>Palace Hotel, St. Moritz,</i> 1920. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Joseph C. Leyendecker, <i>“Contour” Arrow Form-Fit Collars,</i> 1917. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Sascha Maurer, <i>Ski at Lake Placid,</i> 1938. $2,500 to $3,500.
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