Brunk Auctions
Live Auction

Emporium Auction | March 21, 2024

Thu, Mar 21, 2024 10:00AM EDT
Lot 645

19 American Art Reference Books

Estimate: $300 - $500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

19 volumes total, including: Normal Rockwell, Artist and Illustrator by Thomas S. Buechner, New York: Harry Abrams, 1983; Audubon's Birds of America by Roger Tory Peterson and Virginia Marie Peterson, Harrison House, 1981; Whistler: A Retrospective by Robin Spencer, New York: Macmillan Publishing Company, 1989; John Henry Twatchman: An American Impressionist by Lisa N. Peters, New York: High Museum of Art, 1999; and 15 others (see additional photos of spines for titles)

Provenance: Estate of Sara Graham Peacock


light wear to extremities, some bumped corners, scattered creasing and small tears to dust jackets; Birds of America dust jacket with tape repair

Available payment options

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Amex
  • Diners
  • Discover
  • JCB
  • Union Pay

Purchased items will be available for pick up or shipping from our Asheville, North Carolina auction facility within ten business days of the auction will be assessed a storage fee of $5.00 per day, per item. Purchaser agrees that packing and shipping is done at the purchaser's risk and that the purchaser will pay in advance all packing expenses, materials, carrier fees and insurance charges. At our discretion, items will either be packed by an agent such as a packaging store or Brunk Auctions. Please allow two weeks for shipping after payment is received. Shipment of large items is the responsibility of the purchaser. We are happy to provide names of carriers and shippers if a purchaser so requests. Brunk Auctions will have no liability for any loss or damage to shipped items.

Estate of Sara Graham Peacock