Back

Dirk Soulis Auctions: 24th Annual Spring Fine Art Auction

Auction Reports

Auction Name 24th Annual Spring Fine Art Auction Total Sales (USD) 117,510.00
Auction Date 04/23/2022 - 04/23/2022 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 52,200.00
Sale Number #42322 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 73,650.00
Total Lots 92
Sold Lots 91 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 54,000.00
% of Lots Sold 98.91% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 75,850.00
Unsold Lots 1 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 154.92%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
297 Pierre Alechinsky (Born 1927)

Vaincu Parce Que Plus Fort

1980 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 19,200.00
263 Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)

Forward Pass

1972 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 8,400.00
298 Robert Kelly (Born 1956)

The collection of four pigment ink prints from the Nocturne Suite Series

2007 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 7,800.00
268 Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)

Sunday Morning

1939 USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 5,280.00
269 Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)

I Got a Gal on Sourwood Mountain

1938 USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 5,040.00
289 Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)

Arkansas Evening

1941 USD 1,800.00 - 2,200.00 USD 4,080.00
301 Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)

Flood

1937 USD 1,800.00 - 2,200.00 USD 4,080.00
277 Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)

Letter from Overseas

1943 USD 2,500.00 - 3,000.00 USD 3,840.00
280 Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)

Homestead

1938 USD 1,800.00 - 2,200.00 USD 3,600.00
302 Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)

Drink of Water

1937 USD 1,800.00 - 2,200.00 USD 3,360.00
317 Janet Turner (1914-1988)

Finches and Artichokes

1962 USD 600.00 - 900.00 USD 2,400.00
290 Romare Howard Bearden (African-American, 1911-1988)

Cattle of Apollo

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 2,160.00
332 Gene Davis (1920-1985)

The screenprint in colors on Lenox rag paper is signed by the artist

1977 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 1,920.00
206 Roger Yutaka Shimomura (Born 1939)

Kabuki Play

1985 USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,680.00
282 Salvador Dali (1904-1989)

Jack of Hearts

1972 USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,680.00
326 Christo & Jean Claude (1935-2020/2009)

The original poster for the Kansas City Loose Park Wrapped Walk Ways project

1978 USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 1,440.00
320 Lloyd Chester Foltz (Kansas, 1897-1990)

Winter Night

1937 USD 700.00 - 900.00 USD 1,320.00
396 Clara Anna Hatton (Kansas, 1901-1991)

Shambles Restaurant

USD 300.00 - 350.00 USD 1,320.00
220 Caio Fonseca (American, 1959)

Notations #IV

1998 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 1,200.00
221 Caio Fonseca (American, 1959)

Notations #I

1998 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 1,200.00
383 Herschel C. Logan (1901-1987)

Sorghum Mill

Circa 1938 USD 350.00 - 500.00 USD 1,200.00
223 Patrick Nagatani (1945-2017)

Bat Flight Amphitheater, Carlsbad Caverns, New Mexico 1989 - and - Trinitite, Ground Zero, Trinity Site, New Mexico.

1989 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 1,140.00
385 John Demartelly (Missouri, 1903-1979)

Blue Valley Fox Hunt

1937 USD 300.00 - 500.00 USD 1,080.00
333 Roger Shimomura (Born 1939)

Oriental Masterprints - 12

1975 USD 600.00 - 800.00 USD 1,020.00
345 Birger Sandzen (1871-1954)

Kansas Landscape

Circa 1935 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 1,020.00
  • <center><b>Swann Auction Galleries<br>View Our Record Breaking Results</b>
    <b>Swann:</b> Scott Joplin, <i>Treemonisha: Opera in Three Acts,</i> New York, 1911. Sold March 24 — $40,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Louisa May Alcott, autograph letter signed, 1868. Sold June 2 — $23,750.
    <b>Swann:</b> Anne Bradstreet, <i>Several Poems Compiled with Great Variety of Wit and Learning, full of Delight,</i> Boston, 1758. Sold June 2 — $21,250.
    <b>Swann:</b> William Shakespeare, <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true Originall Copies. The Second Impression,</i> London, 1632. Sold May 5 — $161,000.
    <center><b>Swann Auction Galleries<br>View Our Record Breaking Results</b>
    <b>Swann:</b> John Bachmann, <i>Panorama of the Seat of War,</i> New York, 1861-62. Sold June 23 — $35,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Charlotte Bronte, <i>Jane Eyre,</i> first edition, London, 1847. Sold June 16 — $23,750.
    <b>Swann:</b> Elihu Vedder, <i>Simple Simon, His Book,</i> 1913. Sold June 9 — $12,350.
    <b>Swann:</b> Frederick Catherwood, <i>Views of Ancient Monuments in Central America, Chiapas and Yucatan,</i> London, 1844. Sold April 7 — $37,500.
  • <center><b>University Archives<br>Rare Autographs, Manuscripts & Books<br>August 17, 2022</b>
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> George Washington ADS, One of the Earliest in His Hand, A Survey from 1752, the Same Year He Inherited Mount Vernon.
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Rare JFK Signed Check & Transmittal Letter During Campaign for 1956 VP Nomination, Both BAS Slabbed; Possibly A Unique Combo!
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Daniel Boone Signed Receipt as VA Delegate; During His 1st of 3 Terms, Boone Was Kidnapped by British Forces Gunning for Gov. T. Jefferson & Other Legislators.
    <center><b>University Archives<br>Rare Autographs, Manuscripts & Books<br>August 17, 2022</b>
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Benjamin Franklin Signed Receipt for “Pennsylvania Gazette,” Important & Beautifully Displayed
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Lincoln & His Civil War Cabinet: 8 Signatures, Beautifully Presented!
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> G.A. Custer ALS from Fort Lincoln, Dakota Territory to Capt. Yates, Who Also Died at Little Bighorn, Re: Acquiring “good horses” from Kentucky for 7th Cavalry.
    <center><b>University Archives<br>Rare Autographs, Manuscripts & Books<br>August 17, 2022</b>
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Jefferson Davis ALS: “the negroes are humble and generally inclined to cling to their masters…neither crop or stock could be protected from their thieving” – Incredible!
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Lee Harvey Oswald Signed Letter: “if we finally get back to the states…maybe we’ll…settle in Texas,” Warren Commission Exhibit.
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Babe Ruth First Edition Biography Signed Just Months Before His Death, Excellent Signature!
    <center><b>University Archives<br>Rare Autographs, Manuscripts & Books<br>August 17, 2022</b>
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> “B Arnold” ANS on Pre-Revolutionary War Promissory Note Dating From His Days as a New Haven Merchant
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Bob Dylan Signed LP “Blonde on Blonde” with Jeff Rosen COA.
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Marilyn Monroe & Joe DiMaggio Signed Checks, Handsomely Displayed.
Ask Questions