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Leland Little Auctions: The Important Spring Auction

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Auction Name The Important Spring Auction Total Sales (USD) 155,160.00
Auction Date 03/13/2021 - 03/13/2021 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 43,700.00
Sale Number #31321 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 75,300.00
Total Lots 26
Sold Lots 26 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 43,700.00
% of Lots Sold 100.00% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 75,300.00
Unsold Lots 0 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 206.06%

Top twenty-five by sale price

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

After the Party

1979 USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 USD 24,000.00
180 Sally Mann (American, born 1951)

Preparatory Photograph for Candy Cigarette, With Hand-Written Inscription

circa 1989 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 16,800.00
232

Ambrotype of Identified Confederate Surgeon with Very Rare NC Belt Plate

USD 1,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 15,600.00
227

Zuber et Cie Scenic Wallpaper, La guerre de l'indépendance américaine

USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 11,400.00
229

The Rare 1794 Edition of Mouzon's Celebrated Map of the Carolinas

USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 9,600.00
228

Zuber et Cie Scenic Wallpaper, La guerre de l'indépendance américaine

USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 9,000.00
231

Four Civil War Images from the John Favor Family, Fayetteville, Georgia

1862 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 8,400.00
178 Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)

Quilt

1966 USD 1,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 7,800.00
226

Zuber et Cie Scenic Wallpaper, La guerre de l'indépendance américaine

USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 7,200.00
171 after Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893-1983)

Le Chien Bleu

1959 USD 3,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 6,600.00
225

Zuber et Cie Scenic Wallpaper, La guerre de l'indépendance américaine

USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 6,600.00
173 Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893-1983)

Après L'Orage

1957 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 5,520.00
182 Yousuf Karsh (Canadian, 1908-2002)

Winston Churchill

1941 USD 1,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 5,520.00
172 Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893-1983)

Naissance du Jour

1957 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 4,320.00
250 Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471-1528)

The Holy Kinship with the Lute-Playing Angels

1511 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 3,360.00
174 Raoul Dufy (French, 1877-1953)

Balcon Sur la Mer (Baigneuse aux Papillon)

circa 1925 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 2,400.00
181 Eliot Porter (American, 1901-1990)

Portfolio II: Iceland (Complete Set of Twelve Photographs)

1975 USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 2,160.00
233

Complete Limited Edition Hunting Anthology Series

1991-2000 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,560.00
170 Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)

Picasso Lithographe I, II, III, and IV, Fernand Mourlot (Four Volumes)

1949, 1950, 1956 USD 500.00 - 1,500.00 USD 1,440.00
183 Bruce Davidson (American, born 1933)

Welsh Coal Miner Holding an Infant

1965 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,320.00
169 Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)

Le Vieux Roi (The Old King)

1959 USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 900.00
176 Marc Chagall (French/Russian, 1887-1985)

L'Avare qui a perdu son Trésor (The Miser who Lost his Treasure)

1952 USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 900.00
185 George Tice (American, born 1938)

Tree and Meeting House, Lancaster, Pennsylvania

1965, printed 1981 USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 900.00
177 Salvador Dalí­ (Spanish, 1904-1989)

Le Viol d'Europe (The Rape of Europa)

1970-72 USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 780.00
175 Marc Chagall (French/Russian, 1887-1985)

La Souris Metamorphosée en Fille (The Mouse Changed into a Girl)

1952 USD 500.00 - 1,000.00 USD 660.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> <i>Westvaco–Inspirations for Printers,</i> 3 volumes, 1938-61. $200 to $300.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Proef van Letteren, <i>Welk gegooten worden in de Nieuwe Haerlemsche Lettergietery,</i> 1768. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Paul Klee, <i>Bauhaus Ausstellung Juli – Sept.,</i> Weimar, 1923. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Michel Seuphor & Jozef Peeters, <i>Het Overzicht Nos.</i> 22-23-24, Antwerp, 1922. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Wolfrum & Co., <i>Modern Graphik, Serie I…,</i> complete portfolio, 1909. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> <i>Gravure et Fonderie deC. Derriey: Specimen-Album,</i> Paris, 1862. $5,000 to $7,500.
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. The Rocky Mountains. Emigrants Crossing the Plains, 1866. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in English]. <i>The New Testament of Jesus Christ, translated faithfully into English.</i> Rheims, 1582. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in Latin]. <i>Biblia latina.</i> Venice: Franz Renner of Hailbrun [Heilbrunn], 1483. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> SHELLEY, Percy Bysshe (1792-1822). Autograph letter signed ("P. B. S."), to Charles Ollier. Florence, Italy, 15 December 1819. “MY PROMETHEUS IS THE BEST THING I EVER WROTE.” $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> RAMSAY, David (1749-1815). <i>The History of the Revolution of South-Carolina…</i> Trenton: Isaac Collins, 1785. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BINDINGS]. MUIR, John (1838-1914). <i>The Writings of John Muir.</i> Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1916-1924. 10 vols. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [CHICAGO] -- <i>Park & Guide Map of Chicago.</i> Chicago: Jas. Van Vechten, 1873. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [ALLEN PRESS]. SHAKESPEARE, William (1564-1616). <i>Romeo and Juliet.</i> Greenbrae: Allen Press, 1988. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BEMELMANS, Ludwig (1898-1962). Pencil drawing on paper. 247 x 198 mm, sight, matted and framed. Showing a child shooting at a baby's balloon. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [LOGAN ELM PRESS]. HARVEY, Rebecca. <i>Any Number of Things.</i> Ohio State University, 2013. Single sheet paper scroll. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BINYON, Laurence (1869-1943). A small archive of letters and pamphlets. $200 to $300.
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Bibliothèque littéraire<br>Hubert Heilbronn<br>11 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Breton, André. <i>Nadja.</i> Paris, N.R.F., Gallimard, 1928. €15,000 to €20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> [Stendhal, Henri Beyle dit]. <i>Le Rouge et le Noir,</i> chronique du XIXe siècle. Paris, Levavasseur, 1831. €20,000 to €30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Dumas, Alexandre. <i>Les Trois mousquetaires.</i> 1844. 8 vols. In 4. Paris, Baudry, 1844. €30,000 to €50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Mallarmé, Stéphane -- Edgar Allan Poe. <i>Les Poèmes d’Edgar Poe.</i> Bruxelles, Edmond Deman, 1888. €18,000 to €25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Le côté de Guermantes II. Sodome et Gomorrhe I. [and] Sodome et Gomorrhe II.</i> Paris, N.R.F., 1921 et 1922. €20,000 to €30,000.
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