• We are happy to call you during the auction and place bids on your behalf. To arrange phone bidding, please call Swann's bid department during business hours.

      (212) 254-4710 ext. 0
      Mon - Fri 10AM - 6PM

       

      Or, e-mail a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to phonebids@swanngalleries.com. Be sure to include a phone number where we can reach you.

      Bids may also be submitted via fax. Send a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to (212) 979-1017. You will receive a confirmation before the sale.
      Sale 2207 | Lot 205
      Price Realized: $330With Buyer's Premium
      Show Hammer Price
      • Click Image To Enlarge

      • Sale 2207 Lot 205

        (PRINTING.) Ream wrapper issued by Massachusetts papermaker John Nichols. One sheet, 6 x 6 inches, browned, trimmed to image. Newton Lower Falls, MA, circa 1826-31
        Estimate $200-300

        Early American papermakers often issued a printed wrapper to protect the reams of blank paper they offered for sale. Illustrated with a woodcut of a riverfront scene. See Wiswall, One Hundred Years of Papermaking, page 34.


        Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $330

        Share