Great American Treasure Hunt

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Holabird’s Western Americana Collections Presents
The Great American Treasure Hunt
Western Americana & Numismatic Auction

PREVIEW
HWAC Office
3555 Airway Drive
Reno, NV 89511
Friday - September 12 - 10am-6pm
* Preview also available by appointment

Sessions 1 & 2
LIVE AUCTION
Saturday, September 13, 2014 & Sunday, September 14, 2014
Starting Time: 9am PST, both days

Session 3
ABSENTEE AUCTION
Internet or phone bidding only.
Sept 15, 2014
Starting time: 9am monday

LOT PICKUP
Tuesday through Friday after the sale,
normal office hours or by appointment

AUCTION LOCATION
HWAC Office
3555 Airway Drive Suite #309
Reno, NV 89511
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Yo-Semite Falls100 - Yo-Semite Falls
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Vibrant and hand-colored. Currier & Ives present Yosemite in all its splendor, focusing on a flowing waterfall cascading down a mountain. Lithog...
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Estimates : 700.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to t********n.. for (400.00 + 78.00) x 1 = 478.00
 
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Looking Down the Yo-Semite101 - Looking Down the Yo-Semite
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c1848 - Original, hand-colored lithograph titled “Looking Down the You-Semite.” Measures 16” by 12”. Not mounted. Classified medium folio sized. “Publ
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Start Price : 350.00 | Estimates : 700.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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Andy Anderson Pirate caricature carving102 - Andy Anderson Pirate caricature carving
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Andy Anderson, woodcarver, (1893–August 20, 1960) was one of the recognized masters of 20th century woodcarving, most famous for Scandinavian flat-pla
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Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 1,200.00 - 2,500.00
 
 
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Andy Anderson Man with Sombrero caricature carving103 - Andy Anderson Man with Sombrero caricature carving
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Andy Anderson, woodcarver, (1893–August 20, 1960) was one of the recognized masters of 20th century woodcarving, most famous for Scandinavian flat-pla
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,500.00
 
 
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Robert H. Blair: Nez Pearce Surrender104 - Robert H. Blair: Nez Pearce Surrender
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#145. Nez Perce surrender to General Mills in 1877. Scene is almost surreal as it might have been from the Nez Pearce point of view. 20" x 40&q...
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
 
 
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Robert H. Blair: On the Dock105 - Robert H. Blair: On the Dock
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At first glance this is an idyllic California coastal scene. But the stone docks, the trash can, the browns make one realize this was a place were men
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Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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M. F. Heimbach: Remake of Hemingway Oil Painting106 - M. F. Heimbach: Remake of Hemingway Oil Painting
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Framed oil painting of Ernest Hemingway. Fantastic detail. Earth tones. Artist remains a mystery. Painting measures 13 ½”x 17 ½”. Framed: ...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 1,500.00
 
 
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Charles Russell print: Shooting the Buffalo107 - Charles Russell print: Shooting the Buffalo
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Soldier and Buffalo come face to face! Copyright Encore Edition. 28" x 24" framed.City: County: State:
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to a*******d for (50.00 + 9.75) x 1 = 59.75
 
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American Museum of Art Lithograph108 - American Museum of Art Lithograph
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Beautiful color lithograph. "Chase & Bachelder's American Museum of Art." Printed by Stafford & Co. Nottingham. Red and blue p...
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Estimates : 500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to b***5 for (525.00 + 102.38) x 1 = 627.38
 
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Stagecoach Hold-up Watercolor c. 1890109 - Stagecoach Hold-up Watercolor c. 1890
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Really neat black and white watercolor of a stagecoach hold-up. Scene: forest road with wagon approaching two armed men hiding in wait. Small details
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Estimates : 150.00 - 750.00
Sold to t********n.. for (160.00 + 31.20) x 1 = 191.20
 
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Arnberger: Swiss Alps Oil Painting110 - Arnberger: Swiss Alps Oil Painting
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This painting is of a beautiful mountain lake nestled in the majestic Swiss Alps. 33" x 57" framed. Johann Arnberger was born at Vienna, A...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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James Reynolds: Two ship watercolor paintings111 - James Reynolds: Two ship watercolor paintings
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26" x 32" and 26" x 35" framed. These two paintings make a wonderful portrayal of two scenes of men working on large ships. One ...
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 10,000.00
 
 
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James Reynolds: Native American oil painting112 - James Reynolds: Native American oil painting
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Three Indian chiefs look over the plains. 32 1/2" x 22 1/2" This Reynolds piece comes to us directly from his first wife. Not signed. From...
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to l**********r for (500.00 + 97.50) x 1 = 597.50
 
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Giuseppe Mario D'Amico set of 15 prints with letter and envelope113 - Giuseppe Mario D'Amico set of 15 prints with letter and envelope
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These were signed individually. Each etching has a tissue paper in it to keep the silk clean. They are all bordered with a piece of heavy art matting
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Eight 1963 prints from Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849.) published by Shuei-Sha.114 - Eight 1963 prints from Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849.) published by Shuei-Sha.
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Eight pieces from this master work. Numbers 2, 3, 7, 13, 14, 17, 20, and 21. Shuei-Sha Publishing Co Ltd, 2 Hitotsubashi Kanda, Tokyo, Japan, 1963. In
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to 8*****h for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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Whale Capsizing Sketch, c. 1870s, John Mazzanovich115 - Whale Capsizing Sketch, c. 1870s, John Mazzanovich
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Page from the sketch book of scenic artist John Mazzanovich. One side: small color sketch of whale capsizing small whaling boat. Pieces of the boat, a
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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"Sperm Whaling, No. 1---The Chase" Color Lithograph116 - "Sperm Whaling, No. 1---The Chase" Color Lithograph
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c. 1859. "Sperm Whaling, No. 1---The Chase" Fabulous early hand-colored lithograph of whaling scene. Lithograph from drawing by A. Van Bee...
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Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
 
 
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"The Whale Fishery 'Laying On.'" Lithograph, c. 1852,  N. Currier117 - "The Whale Fishery 'Laying On.'" Lithograph, c. 1852, N. Currier
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The Whale Fishery "Laying On." Hand-colored lithograph of whalers approaching sperm whale. Two boats, six men in each, are closing in with...
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Estimates : 750.00 - 2,500.00
Sold to L*****1 for (550.00 + 107.25) x 1 = 657.25
 
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Stimson's Express History and Office Manual, 1860118 - Stimson's Express History and Office Manual, 1860
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Stimson, A. L.; Express Office Hand Book and Directory for the use of 1,200 express agents and their customers, being the history of the express busin
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to 2*****l for (950.00 + 185.25) x 1 = 1,135.25
 
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Rand McNally Bankers Directory Blue Book, 1922119 - Rand McNally Bankers Directory Blue Book, 1922
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"Bankers Directory and The Bankers Register with List of Attorneys." "Official Numbering Agent for American Bankers Association...93r...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to c********o.. for (75.00 + 14.63) x 1 = 89.63
 
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