Sothebys: Bette Davis Eyes and Other Natural Phenomena: Photographs at No Reserve - bidstart 7/21, N10725, New York

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
07/28/2021 - 07/28/2021
Page Size: 71 items in 3 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Roddy McDowall

Bette Davis

1981USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 1,890.00
2Mary Ellen Mark

Tiny Blowing a Bubble, Seattle (from Streetwise)

1983, printed laterUSD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 5,292.00
3Victor Skrebneski

Bette Davis, Los Angeles

1971, late 1970sUSD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 30,240.00
4Mary Ellen Mark

Amanda and Her Cousin Amy, Valdese, North Carolina

1990, printed laterUSD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 5,670.00
5Larry Fink

'Pat Sabatine's Eighth Birthday Party, P. A.'

1977, printed in 1983USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 1,890.00
6Rinko Kawauchi

Selected Images from Utatane

2001USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 9,450.00
7William Eggleston

Untitled (Sno-Cones)

USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 3,024.00
8Andy Warhol

Chair

1982USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 2,016.00
9Leon Levinstein

Handball Players, Houston Street, New York

circa 1969, printed laterUSD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 2,772.00
10Aaron Siskind

Pleasures and Terrors of Levitation 37

1953, printed laterUSD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 4,032.00
11Karine Laval

Selected Images (from The Pool)

2002 and 2005USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 4,410.00
12Garry Winogrand

The Beverly Hilton, L. A. (From New California Views portfolio)

1979USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 3,780.00
13Edward Weston

'Nude Floating' (Charis in the Pool)

1939USD 2,400.00 - 3,500.00USD 3,276.00
14Lee Miller

Picnic, Mougins (Nusch and Paul Eluard, Roland Penrose, Man Ray and Ady Fidelin)

1937, printing date unknownUSD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 6,300.00
15Florence Henri

Line Viala (Nude Study)

1934USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 5,670.00
16Ruth Bernhard

'Rice Paper'

1969, printed laterUSD 600.00 - 900.00USD 1,260.00
17Ruth Bernhard

Hips

circa 1970USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 1,386.00
18Vik Muniz

The Origin of the World (After Courbet) (from Pictures of Soil)

1999USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00USD 10,710.00
19Ruth Bernhard

Nude and Shadow

1962, printed laterUSD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 882.00
20Edward Weston

'Nude' (Charis on the Dunes)

1936USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 2,016.00
21Larry Clark

Untitled (from Tulsa)

USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 2,142.00
22Danny Lyon

Selected Images

1963 and 1966, printed in 2014 USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 4,788.00
23Bill Brandt

Rainswept Roofs

USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 8,820.00
24Garry Winogrand

Aquarium at Coney Island

1962, printed laterUSD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 1,134.00
25Henry Wessel, Jr.

Selected Images

1974 and 1977, printed 1979USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00USD 10,080.00
  • <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Athanasius. <i>Illustrium Virorum Opuscula,</i> Paris, 1500. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> <i>The New Testament of Jesus Christ, Translated Faithfully into English,</i> Rheims, John Fogny, 1582. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Stith, William. <i>The First History of Virginia printed in America,</i> [Williamsburg, 1747]. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b><br>S. Bonaventure. <i>Commentarius in Secundum Librum Sententiarum Petri Lombardi,</i> Venice, 1477. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Juvenalis, Junii. <i>Satyrae,</i> with the commentary of Domitius Calderinus, Venice, 1475. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Horatius Flaccus, Quintus. <i>Opera.</i> Ed. with commentary of Christophorus Landinus, Florence, 1482. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Scotus, Duns. <i>Quaestiones in Quattuor Libros Sententiarum,</i> 1476-1477. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Polidori, John. <i>The Vampyre, A Tale,</i> Paris, 1819. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Stowe, Harriet Beecher. <i>Uncle Tom's Cabin,</i> Vol. I and II, 1852, and a Later Edition, 1885. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Twain, Mark. <i>The Adventures of Tom Sawyer,</i> 1877 [and] <i>The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,</i> 1885. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Book of Hours, Illuminated Vellum, Calendar of Months, 15th century. $600 to $900.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> <i>Picturesque,</i> America, Europe, Palestine, and Russia, 1872-1885. $400 to $600.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> C.F. Payne, <i>Micawber—Imitating Norman Rockwell's "Triple self-portrait,"</i> acrylic, watercolor & colored pencil, 2002. Sold June 2021 for $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Jane Russell, archive of letters written during a whaling voyage, 1840s. Sold July 2021 for $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Guild of Women Binders, exhibition binding of A.F. Pollard’s <i>Henry VIII,</i> London, 1902. Sold July 2021 for $12,350.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Robert Frost, <i>Collected Poems,</i> author’s presentation copy, signed, with entirety of <i>Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening</i> inscribed, NY, 1930. Sold June 2021 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> James Joyce, <i>Ulysses,</i> deluxe limited issue, signed, London, 1936. Sold June 2021 for $21,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Mercator [family], <i>[World and Continents],</i> 5 double-page maps, Amsterdam, c. 1633. Sold June 2021 for $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> George Schlegel, <i>New York, Taken from Central Park,</i> hand-finished color-tinted lithograph, 1874. Sold June 2021 for $11,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Nicolaus Copernicus, <i>De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium,</i> second edition, Basel, 1566. Sold April 2021 for $75,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Book of Hours, Use of Utrecht, illuminated manuscript, c. 1435-45. Sold April 2021 for $60,000.
  • <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Bible, English. The Holy Bible, Second Folio edition, the "Great She Bible", engraved More-Speed 1611 map of Canaan, Robert Barker, 1613-11. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Galilei (Galileo). <i>Opere,</i> 2 vol., first collected edition, Bologna, Heirs of Dozza for Carlo Manolessi, 1656-1655. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Venetian choirbook.- Single leaf from a 13th century Venetian antiphonal, with large decorated initial, manuscript on vellum, Venice, [c.1260]. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Petrarca (Francesco). <i>Rerum vulrgarium fragmenta,</i> decorated manuscript on paper, Italy, [second half of the 15th century]. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> New York School of abstract expressionists.- Abbott (Mary Lee). [Sketch book of original artwork], [New York], 1945. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Contemporary colouring.- Nitzschewitz (Hermannus). <i>Novum beatae Mariaevirginis psalterium,</i> Zinna, Press of the Cistercian Monastery, 1493. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Shakespeare source book.- Montemayor (Jorge de). Diana of George of Montemayor: translated out of Spanish into English by Bartholomew Yong, first edition in English, B[ishop]., 1598. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Milton (John). Poems of Mr. John Milton, Both English and Latin, Compos'd at several times, first edition, state with "S" in "S. Pauls" in imprint, 1645. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Greene (Graham). <i>The Power and the Glory,</i> first edition, 1940. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Crowley (Aleister). View of the Tyrrhenian Sea, probably from the hill behind the abbey of Thelema, Cefalù, Sicily, charcoal, [1921]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Fleming (Ian). <i>Casino Royale,</i> first edition, 1953. £12,000 to £18,000.
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