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The Collection of Niall Smith

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  • Property from the Collection of Niall Smith
Lot 36

Group of Books Relating to Biedermeier

Estimate: $400 - $600
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Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$200 $50
$500 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000

Including: Biedermeier: The Invention of Simplicity by Hans Ottomeyer, Klaus Albrect Schröder, and Laurie Winters, Milwaukee Art Museum, 2006, first edition; Biedermeier Furniture by Rudolf Pressler and Robin Straub, Schiffer Publishing, Ltd., 1996; Biedermeier 1815–1835 by Georg Himmelheber, translated by John William Gabriel, Prestel-Verlag, 1989, hardcover; Kunst des Biedermeier 1815–1835 by Georg Himmelheber, Prestel-Verlag, 1989, softcover, in German; Biedermeier to Bauhaus by Sigrid Sangl, photographs by Barbara and René Stoeltie, translated by Nicola Sherman, Frances Lincoln Ltd, 2000; Biedermeier: Art and Culture in Central Europe 1815–1848 edited by Guido Lagomarsino, translated from Italian by Lawrence Jenkins, Skira Editore, Milan, 2001; Moderne Vergangenheit 1800–1900 by Paul Asenbaum, Stefan Asenbaum, Christian Witt-Dörring, and Peter Wawerka, Die Gesellschaft, Wien, 1981, in German; Romanticism by Jean Clay with a foreword by Robert Rosenblum, translated from French by Daniel Wheeler and Craig Owen, Hachette-Vendome, 1980; Vienna in the Biedermeier Era edited by Robert Waissenberger, Alpine Fine Arts Collection, 1986; Vienne 1815–1848: Un nouvel art de vivre à l'époque Biedermeier, Atelier Philippe Gentil, 1990; Biedermeier: Kunst und Kultur by Willi Geismeier, VEB E. A. Seemann, 1979, in German; Biedermeier Painting by Geraldine Norman, Thames and Hudson Inc., 1987; Biedermeier-Möbel: Entstehung, Zentren, Typen by Jörn Bahns, Keysersche Verlagsbuchhandlung GmbH, München, 1979, in German; Biedermeier by Angus Wilkie, photographs by John Hall, Abbeville Press, 2006, second edition, with autograph from the author; and Antiquitäten, Biedermeier by Lydia L. Dewiel, Wilhelm Heyne Verlag, München, 1977, first edition, in German (15).


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