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US Auction #2 - All Lots
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[“Early Modern Feminist” (L.Pau)]. - [Eliza FENWICK (1767-1840)]
The Life of Carlo, the Famous Dog of Drury-Lane Theatre: with his portrait, and other copper plates.
Very rare first edition
MEXICO, Sonido 13 - Julián CARRILLO, Leopold STOKOWSKI, Nicoline & Emil MIX.
[Microtonal Music] A small archive of material relating to Carrillo’s “Sonido 13”.
Sir George ROBEY (1869-1954)
[The 1932 filming of Don Quixote] A series of 28 autograph letters, from the South of France, to his mistress
'Don Quixote' was directed by Georg Wilhelm Pabst (1885-1967), and starred opera singer Feodor Chaliapin, Sr. (1873-1938) in the title role.
STREATOR, Illinois. - Col. Ralph O. PLUMB (1816-1903), & Gen. Lew WALLACE (author).
[U.S. Politics, local and national, including the 'Free Silver' debate, religion, and family matters] A group of 14 letters
unsold in sale #! : a fascinating selection that is worth a second look
Col. Ralph O. PLUMB (1816-1903) & Marilla E. PLUMB (nee BORDEN) & Harriet PLUMB.
[Oberlin College, Ohio politics, etc.]. Large format autograph letter from Ralph, Marilla and Harriet Plumb to Hiram A. Plumb
unsold in sale #1, but worth a second look
ANTI-VIETNAM. - Robert Andrew PARKER (b.1927) & John F. MAHONY (1924-2018).
Manuscript scroll, titled 'In Tarrytown, July 4, 1971 / A Declaration of Peace'
unsold in sale #1: this deserves to be better known, to be in a collection of anti-war graphics and ephemera where it can be properly appreciated - here is a second…
PHELPS and GORHAM Purchase. - [Jemima WILKINSON]. James PARKER.
[Finger Lakes region, New York State] A small collection of manuscript material, including a manuscript plat map
unsold in the first sale - a fascinating selectional including the almost foundational plat map. Wortha s econd look
AMERICAN MODERNIST Painter. - Marsden HARTLEY (1877-1943). - Ivan OPFFER (artist).
Original caricature portrait of artist Marsden Hartley
unsold in sale #1: this is one of Opffer's more important images and worth a second look
1913 ARMORY SHOW participant, NYC. - Samuel Wood GAYLOR (1883-1957, artist).
A small collection of five etchings (4 of female nudes), all signed, three also dated 1915 or 1916
unsold in the 1st sale - an interesting offshot from an artist who was there: worth a second look
WHITE MOUNTAINS, New Hampshire. - Herman Caspar von POST (1828-1913).
A pen and ink drawing of Dismal Pool (now in Crawford Notch State Park in the New Hampshire White Mountains).
unsold in the 1st sale: this attractive image deserves a second chance
NEW HAMPSHIRE. - Herman Caspar von POST (1828-1913).
Three pen and ink drawings of Crawford Notch, in the White Mountains region of New Hampshire
unsold in sale #1: the historical importance to the locality is obvious, so worth a second go.
GAME FISHING, Long Island. - Edward James MATHEWS (author, artist and architect).
[Swordfish fishing - a collection of signed limited lithographs and the publications in which they appeared]
unsold in sale #1: the Hemingway-esque enthusiams of a distinguished American architect are worth a second look
THE BEATLES, RINGO Starr [Sir Richard STARKEY (b.1940)] - Al HIRSCHFELD (1903-2003).
Caricature portrait of Ringo Starr
unsold in sale #1: reoffered here with a lowered estimate and reserve
CONNECTICUT Map, Roxbury, Washington & New Milford. – Will SIMMONS (1884-1949).
‘Judds Bridge’ [Connecticut, a dry-point etched map]
unsold in sale #1: charming and very rare - worth a second outing
NEWSPAPER History in the US.
Manuscript document being the draft of an agreement, Allen Township, Northampton, Pennsylvania, dated ‘2d Day of October 1775’,
unsold in sale #1 - an important document which shines a light on start of a communications netwrok which ensured news got where it was needed. Worth a second look
CIVIL WAR, N. Carolina & Virginia. – Col. Charles F. COLLIER. – H. B. GRIGSBY
Discourse on the Life and Character of the Hon. Littelton .. Tazewell. [+ important manuscript notes about the start of the war]
unsold in sale #1 - intriguing and worth a second look
[American CIRCUS] - Clyde BEATTY and Edward ANTHONY (1895-1971).
The Big Cage
unsold in sale #1: this work repays careful examination, so, worth a second look
[ANGLING , Fly-fishing]. - Ray BERGMAN (1891-1967).
With Fly, Plug and Bait by … Bergman. Fly plates by Dr. Edgar Burke Drawings by Ivin Sickels 2nd.
unsold in sale #1 - almost unique, so worth a second look
PULITZER PRIZE Winner for Music. - Ned ROREM (b. 1923).
The Paris Diary of Ned Rorem with a portrait of the diarist by Robert Phelps.
unsold in the 1st sale: an important association copy which is worth a second look
[L’Anthologie Negre]. - Margery Williams BIANCO (translator). - Blaise CENDARS.
The African Saga. Translated from L’Anthologie Negre by Margery Bianco with an introduction by Arthur B. Spingarn.
unsold in the first sale - n excellent copy of a stylish book: worth a second look.