Christies: In Praise of America: Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver, Prints and Broadsides, 18947, New York

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Auction Date
01/21/2021 - 01/22/2021
Page Size: 38 items in 2 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
290WILLIAM HUBBARD

THE PRESENT STATE OF NEW-ENGLAND - WITH THE "WINE HILLS" MAP

London1677USD 70,000.00 - 80,000.00USD 87,500.00
291AFTER JOHN VERELST

ETOW OH KOAM, KING OF THE RIVER NATION; AND TEE YEE HO GA ROW EMPEROUR OF THE SIX NATIONS

London1710USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00USD 40,000.00
292AFTER JOHN VERELST

TOMO CHACHI MICO, ODER KÖNIG VON YAMACRAN, UND TOOANAHOWI SEINES BRUDERS DES MICO ODER KÖNIGES VON ETICHITAS SOHN

AugsburgC. 1734USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 16,250.00
293PETER PELHAM

COTTONUS MATHERUS - THE FIRST AMERICAN MEZZOTINT

Boston1727USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 5,000.00
294REAK & OKEY

THE REVERAND JAMES HONEYMAN AM. LATE RECTOR OF TRINTY CHURCH, NEWPORT

Newport1772USD 8,000.00 - 10,000.00Not Sold
295THOMAS JOHNSTON

QUEBEC, THE CAPITAL OF NEW-FRANCE

Boston1759USD 30,000.00 - 50,000.00USD 37,500.00
296HENRY DAWKINS AFTER WILLIAM WILLIAMS

ABOLITIONIST BENJAMIN LAY – THE "QUAKER COMET"

PhiladelphiaC. 1760USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00Not Sold
297WILLIAM COOPER

GENTLEMEN, WE, THE FREEHOLDERS AND OTHER INHABITANTS OF BOSTON

Boston1772USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 9,375.00
298BOSTON

AN UNDRECORDED COLONIAL CRIME BROADSIDE

Boston1762USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 4,375.00
299ANONYMOUS

GOOD NEWS OF THE PRELIMINARY ARTICLES OF PEACE BETWEEN ENGLAND, FRANCE AND SPAIN, SIGN'D THE 3D OF NOVEMBER, 1762

Portsmouth, N.H.?C. 1762USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00Not Sold
300EDWARD FISHER

B. FRANKLIN OF PHILADELPHIA

[London]1762USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 8,750.00
301BENJAMIN WILSON

THE REPEAL, OR THE FUNERAL OF MISS AME=STAMP

London1766USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 6,250.00
302PAUL REVERE

THE BLOODY MASSACRE PERPETRATED IN KING STREET, BOSTON, ON MARCH 5TH 1770, BY A PARTY OF THE 29TH REGT.

Boston1770USD 200,000.00 - 300,000.00USD 412,500.00
303JONATHAN MULLIKEN, AFTER PAUL REVERE

THE BLOODY MASSACRE PERPETRATED IN KING STREET

NewburyportC. 1770USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00USD 32,500.00
304PAUL REVERE

THE BOSTON MASSACRE, PERPETRATED ON MARCH THE 5TH, 1770

Boston1772USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 5,625.00
305AFTER FRANICS EDWARD ADAMS

A NEW METHOD OF MACARONY MAKING

1774USD 15,000.00 - 20,000.00USD 25,000.00
306PHILLIP DAWE

THE BOSTONIAN'S PAYING THE EXCISE MAN OR TARRING AND FEATHERING

London1774USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 15,000.00
307JOHANN MARTIN WILL

THE BOSTONIANS IN DISTRESS

[Augsburg:] "London, C. 1774-1783USD 30,000.00 - 50,000.00USD 40,000.00
308HENRY DAWKINS

LIBERTY TRIUMPHANT OR THE DOWNFALL OF OPPRESSION

[Philadelphia or New York]C. 1774USD 40,000.00 - 60,000.00USD 43,750.00
309PAUL REVERE

THE MITRED MINUET

Boston1774USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 3,250.00
310REAK & OKEY

MR. SAMUEL ADAMS

Newport, RI, APRIL 1775USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00Not Sold
311EZEKIEL RUSSEL

BLOODY BUTCHERY BY THE BRITISH TROOPS, OR, THE RUNAWAY FIGHT OF THE REGULARS

Salem, N.E.1775USD 80,000.00 - 120,000.00USD 212,500.00
312ROBERT AITKEN

A CORRECT VIEW OF THE LATE BATTLE AT CHARLESTOWN

[Robert] Aitken1774, 1775USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 10,000.00
313JOHN NORMAN, ANONYMOUS

TWO CONTEMPORARY MAPS OF BOSTON AND NEW YORK AT WAR

[Boston, ] Boston1781, [1776]USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
314CONTINENTAL CONGRESS

A DECLARATION BY THE REPRESENTATIVES OF THE UNITED COLONIES OF NORTH-AMERICA ... SETTING FORTH THE CAUSES AND NECESSITY OF THEIR TAKING UP ARMS

Portsmouth, N.H.]1775USD 40,000.00 - 60,000.00USD 50,000.00
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  • <center><b>The Collectors’ Sale<br>March 3, 2021</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Mar. 3:</b> Verlag, Luzern, Publishers: <i>The Book of Kells,</i> the most precious illuminated manuscript of the early Middle Ages, now reproduced, the FIRST AND ONLY COMPLETE FINE ART FACSIMILE EDITION. €5,000 to €6,000.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Mar. 3:</b> Rowling (J.K.) <i>Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone,</i> 8vo, L. (Bloomsbury) 1997, First Deluxe Edn., Signed by the Author on title page. €4,000 to €5,000.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Mar. 3:</b> Gilbert (John T.) Account of Facsimiles of National Manuscripts of Ireland, from the earliest extant specimens to A.D. 719. €2,000 to €3,000.
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    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Mar. 3:</b> <i>The Georgian Society Records of Eighteenth-Century Domestic Architecture in Dublin [-Ireland],</i> 5 vols. lg. 4to D. 1909 - 1913. Limited Editions. €1,500 to €2,000.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Mar. 3:</b> Yeats (W.B.) <i>The Poems of W.B. Yeats,</i> 2 vols., roy 8vo, L. (MacMillan & Co.) 1949, Limited Edn., No. 185 (of 375 copies). Signed. €1,500 to €2,000.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Mar. 3:</b> Crone (John S.)ed. <i>The Irish Book Lover, A Monthly Review of Irish Literature and Bibliography.</i> Vol. I No 1 August 1909 - Vol. XXXII No. 6, September 1957. €1,250 to €2,000.
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    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Mar. 3:</b> Yeats (John Butler) <i>An original self-portrait Sketch,</i> Signed and dated April 1919, N[ew] York. €1,200 to €1,500.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Mar. 3:</b> Photograph Album. Entitled ''A Souvenir of the Visit to Jeypore Samasthanam of His Excellency the Right Hon'ble Viscount Goschen of Hawkhurst… 14th December 1927''. €1,000 to €1,500.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Mar. 3:</b> Pistolesi (Erasmo) <i>Il Vaticano,</i> 8vols. large atlas, folio Rome (Tipografia della Societa..) 1829. €500 to €600.
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    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Mar. 3:</b> Chagall (Marc)illus., Legmarie (Jean) comp., <i>The Jerusalem Windows,</i> folio N.Y. (George Braziller) 1962. €400 to €500.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Mar. 3:</b> Bullitt (Thos. W.) <i>My Life at Oxmoor,</i> Life on a Farm in Kentucky before the War. Roy 8vo Louisville, Kentucky, 1911. Privately Printed No. 86 of 100 Copies Only. €300 to €400.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Mar. 3:</b> Popish Plot: Oates (Titus) <i>The Popes Whore House or The Merchandise of The Whore of Rome,</i> folio L. 1679. First Edn. €100 to €150.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b> Dorothea Lange, <i>Migrant Mother (horizontal),</i> silver print, 1936. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b> Group of 32 WWII-era identification badges for manufacturing & military-related companies, 1940-50s. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b> Julia Margaret Cameron, <i>Alfred, Lord Tennyson,</i> albumen print, 1869. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b> Arnold Genthe, <i>Portrait of Theodore Roosevelt,</i> silver print, circa 1908. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b> Edward Curtis, <I>Oasis in the Badlands,</I> toned platinum print, 1905. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b> Francis Frith, three volumes, approximately 140 photographs, 1860-70s. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b> Eugène Atget, <i>20 Photographs,</i> gold-toned silver prints by Berenice Abbott, 1898-1927. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b> Neil Leifer, <i>Muhammad Ali,</i> chromogenic print, 1965. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b><br>A group of approximately 50 Photomatic selfies of the same man taken over a period of time, 1940s. Estimate $1,500 to $2,500.
  • <b><center>Hindman Auctions<br>Literature from a Private New Orleans Collection<br>March 19, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> STEINBECK, John (1902-1968). <i>The Pastures of Heaven.</i> New York: Brewer, Warren & Putnam, 1932. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> FITZGERALD, F. Scott (1896-1940). <i>Tender is the Night.</i> New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> STOKER, Bram (1847-1912). <i>Dracula.</i> Westminster: Archibald Constable and Company, 1897. $5,000 to $7,000.
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    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> GOLDING, William (1911-1993). <i>Lord of the Flies.</i> London: Faber and Faber, 1954. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> SALINGER, J. D. (1919-2010). The Catcher in the Rye. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1951. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> HEMINGWAY, Ernest (1899-1961). <i>The Torrents of Spring.</i> New York: Scribner's, 1926. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b><center>Hindman Auctions<br>Literature from a Private New Orleans Collection<br>March 19, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> HUXLEY, Aldous (1894-1963). <i>Brave New World.</i> London: Chatto & Windus, 1932. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> WELLS, H.G. <i>The Time Machine, an Invention.</i> New York: Henry Holt, 1895. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> DAHL, Roald (1916-1990). <i>Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.</i> New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1964. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b><center>Hindman Auctions<br>Literature from a Private New Orleans Collection<br>March 19, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> HERBERT, Frank (1920-1986). Dune. Philadelphia: Chilton Books, 1965. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> KESEY, Ken (1935-2001). <i>One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest.</i> New York: The Viking Press, 1962. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> VONNEGUT, Kurt, Jr. (1922-2007). <i>Slaughterhouse-Five or The Children's Crusade.</i> New York: Seymour Lawrence Delacorte Press, 1969. $2,000 to $3,000.
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