All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1264426 (stock #640)
Original Besler Botanical engraving with period hand coloring c.1613 text on verso. Basilius Besler¹s magnificent engravings are the first large-folio natural history botanicals. His work, Hortus Eystettensis (Garden of Eichstätt), is man¹s earliest documentation of a specific garden and is the oldest of all of the great botanicals. Over 1,000 varieties of flowers are depicted in 367 exquisitely engraved and colored plates. Plate mark image 18.5"L x 15.25"W. overall sheet size 21"L x 16"W...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #1264308
Wonderful engraving on a period frame. Measures 28" x 23" x 2". A view of the French Frigate L'Amazone. Robert Dodd (1748–1815) was a British marine painter and aquatint engraver. He is known for his works on the French Revolutionary Wars.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1263328
Engraving of Charles Lee, London, 1775. 15" x 10", Mezzotint, Thomlinsen pinxt. Engraver unidentified. Signed: "Charles Lee, Esqr: Major General of the Continental-Army in America". Published as the act directs, 31 Octr, 1775, by C. Shepherd. London.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #1263325
Engraving of John Hancock, London 1775. 12” x 16,5”. Signed: “THE HONBLE. JOHN HANCOCK. of BOSTON in NEW ENGLAND; PRESIDENT of the AMERICAN CONGRESS. Done from an original picture painted by Littleford. London, Published as the Act directs 25th October 1775 by C. Shepherd”. John Hancock was an aristocratic Boston merchant, Harvard College graduate (Class of 1754), Revolutionary War hero, and the first patriot to sign the Declaration of Independence.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1262832 (stock #638)
Rare decorative celestial map by Matthaus Seutter, published in Augsburg circa 1730. The map includes two maps of the Northern & Southern Skies. A diagram in the upper right corner showing the monthly orbit and illumination of the moon, while another in the upper left represents day and night on the earth with quotations from Genesis...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Contemporary item #1262578
A lovely hand coloured print depicting three parrot types perched upon cage. Presented within a fine quality frame with mount. I am happy to quote on delivery, please contact me for a quotation. Size including frame: 56.6cm by 69.5cm
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Contemporary item #1262576
A lovely hand coloured print presented within an expensive high quality frame and mount. This would be at home in the finest of houses. I am happy to quote on delivery, please contact me for a quotation. Size including frame: 70.5cm by 57cm
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #1262019 (stock #00051)
Mimi's Antiques
$950.00
Nanking from the Porcelain Tower by Thomas Allom, Circa 1840. Thomas Allom (1804-1872}was a topographical illustrator and Architect. He was born in London,England and in 1819 he was apprenticed to the architect Francis Goodwin. Allom was a founder member of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). His prints of China successfully depict the culture of the Chinese people in the mid 19th. Century as well as picturesque views of the countryside,towns and villages...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1261606 (stock #1036)
evolve antiques
$2,700.00
6 original hand colored copper plate engravings by J.F. Bertuch. Professionally framed in high end custom Italian frames with hand made French mats. Bertuch's 'Bilderbuch fuer Kinder' is one of the most spectacular publications from the end of the 18th century. c. 1790 Framed size: 16"w x 18.5 h
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #1261602 (stock #1021)
evolve antiques
$1500.00
Set of 4, Hand colored intage Orchid Engravings, by James Bateman c.1867. From "A Second Century of Orchid Plants." Framed in new, dark stained birch frames with handmade French mats. Framed dimensions 18"w x 22"h> Perfect condition. No foxing or blemishes.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1260965 (stock #1114)
evolve antiques
$6,200.00
A group of 15 Italian copper plate engravings each depicting architectural or city scapes in Venice. Silvered frames with red, raw silk mats. mid 18th Century. framed dimensions: 28 1/2"W x 22 1/2"H
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1970 item #1260505 (stock #634)
Mid-20th Century Engraving, signed in pencil, "Custode, 6/15, lovers." Beautifully framed under glass in style appropriate to the time; off-white mat; frame 10.5" x 12.5" (26.67 x 31.75 cm), image 4" x 5.25" (10.16 x 13.33 cm); excellent condition with some darkening of the print and mat. ca 1940s-60s. $16 US Shipping.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1260153 (stock #TBD00146)
A print titled, “LE DEPART D’UNE FIORE” on heavy paper with the colors brown blue red/pink and black on white paper. Sometimes I find it difficult to determine if the colors have been applied to a single plate or if the print has been made with a separate plate for each color. This print feels as if it was printed with more than one plate because of the mixing of colors in some places and the clean separation in others...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1970 item #1259129
Armin Landeck, American, "Rooftop and Skylights". This is a fantastic image of the rooftops of New York City by American artist and architect Armin Landeck. Copper engraving, image size 17 3/4 x 20 5/8 inches, published in 1969 in an edition of 100, cat: Kraeft-121, pencil signed...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1256209
Dimensions:

H 22 in. x W 17.5 in. (framed)

A pair of prints, Summer and Autumn, from the series “The Seasons”, by an anonymous artist, published by Robert Sayer. Dated inscription reads May 12th, 1786.Mezzotint on laid paper, hand-colored with watercolor and gouache.

Summer and Autumn are two of four mezzotint engravings that depict different pairs of lovers in each of the four seasons...

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1256207
Dimensions:

H 22.25 in. x W 26.5 in.

Beautifully framed, hand-tinted print, of the view from the Uffizi Gallery. By Giuseppi Vasi, note printed maker, after Giuseppi Zocchi. Entitled "Veduta degli Uffizi" or View of the Uffizi. Etching and engraving, 1744.

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1255360
Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) hand-colored copperplate engraving map of the world "Typus Orbis Terrarum" circa 1587. Sheet measures 17 1/4" x 22" Mat measures 19 1/2" x 24 1/4" (Viewing from reverse) There is a pin sized hole in the upper left of the map. There has been some minor repair to the fold line. The bottom middle shows repair of a bookworm hole...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1980 item #1254110
A signed limited edition of 850 published by Frost and Reed in 1962, signed in pencil lower right, blind stamp lower left. This is an excellent example with good strong colours, no fading, presented within its original quality blue wash silver gesso glazed frame with double wash line mount. In my humble opinion this sets it above many other examples. Image Size Only: 27cm by 46cm