Swann Galleries: Autographs: Public Auction Sale #2004: April 29, 2004
Swann Galleries, New York, 2004, Original Wraps, , , Fine
Featuring selections from the Elizabeth Atwood Lawrence collection of George Armstrong Custer. 233 Lots. Americana, Business, Scientists: Performing Arts, World Leaders, etc.: Lots 1-100. Presidents: Lots 101-150. Musicians: Lots 151-173. Artists: Lots 174-189. Writers: Lots 190-233. Black and white photos of over 100 lots including Susan B. Anthony, Clara Barton, Katharine Lee Bates, Menachim Begin, Napoleon Bonaparte, Henry and Edsel Ford, Collis P. Huntington, Charles Louis Tiffany, William H. Vanderbilt, Winston Churchill, Jefferson Davis, William Henry Clinton, George Armstrong Custer, Thomas Edison, Albert Einstein, Sigmund Freud, John Hancock, Charles A. Lindberg, Claudette Colbert, John Barrymore, Hattie McDaniel, Anna Pavlova, Juan Peron, William Seward, Orville Wright, James Buchanan, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Ulysses S. Grant, William Henry Harrison, Rutherford B. Hayes, Herbert Hoover, Andrew Jackson, Thomas Jefferson, Andrew Johnson, John F. Kennedy, Abraham Lincoln, James Madison, Franklin Pierce, James K. Polk, Ronald Regan, Theodore Roosevelt, Zachary Taylor, Harry Truman, John Tyler, Leonard Bernstein, Maria Callas, Enrico Caruso, Igor Stravinsky, Sergei Rachmaninov, Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Jean Dubuffet, Georges Braque, Frederic Remington, John Trumbull, Agatha Christie, Charles DIckens, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Ernest Hemingway, Jack Kerouac, Stéphane Mallarmé, Henry Miller, Ayn Rand, Hester Piozzi, Leo Tolstoy, Mark Twain, Walt Whitman, Oscar Wilde.
Cabinet of American Illustration, Cartoon Drawings: Swann Collection of Caricature and Cartoon, Civil War Photographs Civil War Photographs, Drawings (Master),Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information Color Photographs, Fine Prints Fine Prints, Posters: Performing Arts Posters, Stereograph Cards Stereograph Cards, Daguerreotypes, Fenton Crimean War Photographs, Fine Prints: Japanese, pre-1915, Lomax Collection, Panoramic Photographs, Thesaurus For Graphic Materials, Van Vechten Collection, Wright Brothers Negatives, and much more.
Swann Galleries was founded in 1941 as an auction house specializing in Rare Books. Today they are the largest specialist rare book auctioneers in the world, and our business has expanded to encompass the Visual Arts.