Books & Reference

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Artwork by  Books and Reference, Nine Art Reference Books
Lot #199
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Nine Art Reference Books

9 books
Full listing in catalogue details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $150.00$100.00 - $150.00
Price Realized: $72.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Canadian Art Reference Books
Lot #190
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Canadian Art Reference Books

17 books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00
Price Realized: $156.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Canadian Art Reference Books
Lot #192
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Canadian Art Reference Books

11 books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00
Price Realized: $132.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, International Art Reference Books
Lot #195
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
International Art Reference Books

23 books
- “Great Pictures by Great Painters” (Cassell) - 2 volumes;
- “Norman Rockwell: 332 Magazine Covers” (Abbeville Press/Random House);
- “Great Paintings from the National Gallery of Art” (Huntington Cairns & John Walker);
- “Currier and Ives America” (Colin Simkin);
- “Impressionism” (Rene Huyghe;
- “The Art of Renoir” (Barnes and De Mazia);
- “Renoir” (Francois Fosca);
- “Masters of Painting: Eugene Delacroix” (Eric Newton);
- “Masters of Painting: Gustave Courbet” (Marcel Zahar);
- “The Story of Art” (E.H. Gombrich);
- “Florence Art and Life” (Giulio Marini);
- “Drawings by Francisco Goya” (Robert Th. Stoll);
- “French Paintings III” (The Metropolitan Museum of Art);
- “French Art in the XIXth Century” (Gabriel Mourey);
- “Peniture Mexicaine” (Stanton L. Catlin);
- “Le Titien” (Rene Huyghe);
- “Peinture Francaise, Vol.I” (George Besson);
- “Peinture Francaise, Vol. III” (George Besson);
- “Courbet” (Charles Leger);
- “Renoir” (Milton S. Fox);
- “Pissaro” (John Rewald);
- “Rubens” (Julius S. Held)
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Auction Estimate: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00
Price Realized: $72.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Fifteen Canadian Art Reference Books
Lot #203
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Fifteen Canadian Art Reference Books

15 books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized: $180.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Fourteen Canadian Art Reference Books
Lot #198
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Fourteen Canadian Art Reference Books

14 books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00
Price Realized: $330.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Twelve Canadian Art Reference Books and Catalogues
Lot #206
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Twelve Canadian Art Reference Books and Catalogues

12 books
Full listing in cataloguing details
11.5 x 1.25 x 9.5 ins ( 29.2 x 3.2 x 24.1 cms ) ( largest )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized: $192.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Seventeen Canadian Art Reference Books
Lot #191
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Seventeen Canadian Art Reference Books

17 books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00
Price Realized: $720.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Twelve Canadian Art Reference Books
Lot #194
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Twelve Canadian Art Reference Books

12 books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized: $276.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Art Reference Books and Catalogues
Lot #209
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Art Reference Books and Catalogues

14 books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00
Price Realized: $72.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Nine Canadian Art Reference Books
Lot #201
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Nine Canadian Art Reference Books

9 books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized: $108.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Ten Books on the Group of Seven
Lot #213
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Ten Books on the Group of Seven

10 books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized: $252.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Seven Canadian Art Reference Books
Lot #207
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Seven Canadian Art Reference Books

7 books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized: $204.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Seven Canadian Art Reference Books
Lot #212
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Seven Canadian Art Reference Books

7 books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized: $168.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Twenty-Six Canadian Art Reference Books
Lot #197
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Twenty-Six Canadian Art Reference Books

26 books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized: $144.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Nine Canadian Art Reference Books
Lot #204
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Nine Canadian Art Reference Books

9 books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized: $330.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Fourteen Canadian Art Reference Books
Lot #193
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Fourteen Canadian Art Reference Books

fourteen books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized: $276.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Fifteen Canadian Art Reference Books and Catalogues
Lot #210
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Fifteen Canadian Art Reference Books and Catalogues

15 books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00
Price Realized: $156.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, A Large Collection of Auction Catalogues and Publications
Lot #211
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
A Large Collection of Auction Catalogues and Publications

98 books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized: $132.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Seven Canadian Art Reference Books
Lot #202
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Seven Canadian Art Reference Books

7 books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized: $252.00
Sale date: January 31st 2023

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