All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Photographs : Pre 1980 item #1345856 (stock #SK 995)
Galerie Hafner
$380.00
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"Celebration of the 2500th Anniversary of the Founding of the Persian Empire by Cyrus the Great" that took place on October 1971, under Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, the Shah of Iran. Consisting of a hardcover photo album starting with large original photographs of the Shah of Persia, his wife Farah Diba and the crown prince. Together with the festive programme in French, flight tickets, letters and so on. Condition: some traces of usage. Dimension: album: 28.4 cm x 34.8 cm.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Paper : Pre 1980 item #1345256
A HORN BOOK CALENDAR for 1074. To celebrate the Fiftieth Anniversary of The HORN BOOK Magazine. Selected from the illustrations of RANDOLPH CALDECOTT. Boston: The Horn Book, 1973. Individual leaves printed on stiff cards each measuring 5 1/2" x 8". Cover card printed in red, brown and black. All others in black and white. Short biography on R.C. by Lee Kingman. All leaves are held together by a red silk cord. In MINT condition with its original mailing envelope.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Paper : Pre 1900 item #1345157
KATE GREENAWAY CHRISTMAS CARD. COACHMAN. Marcus Ward & Co. no date. 15.0 x 10.7 cm. 5 7/8" x 4 2/8". A card from the three card set known as the "Coachman Set" Printed in colors on a white oval background within a beige border. K.G has pictured a boy in profile to the right. He wears a long brown coat and carries a crop and hat. Lettered "GREETINGS" and signed K.G. on the obverse with MARCUS WARD & CO. at the bottom margin...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Pre 1950 item #1344227
THREE DIE-CUT BIRTHDAY CARDS FOR CHILDREN. Circa 1940s. Each die-cut, folded card measures approximately 5 1/2 inches by 4 1/2 inches. 1.) "Happy Birthday Little Girl"; 2.) "Happy Birthday Little Boy"; 3.) To A "BIG" LITTLE LADY on her Birthday. Charming, typical cards of the period and in UNUSED condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Photographs : Pre 1900 item #1343815 (stock #SK 986)
Galerie Hafner
$520.00
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Ten vintage albumen photographs, six prints showing Granada (Andalusia) with the Alhambra, two with street scenes in Elche (Alicante), one with the cathedral of Burgos (Castile) and one showing a river scene in Orihuela (Murcia). Made by the French photographer Jean Laurent (1816-1886) in the 1870/80's, mounted on coeval cardboard. Condition: little faded, one photo with a small loss to the corner, cardboard with few stockflecks. Dimension: photo: 33.7 cm x 24.7 cm, cardboard: 48 cm x 38.7 cm...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Paper : Pre 1980 item #1342230
TWO VERY LARGE CHRISTMAS CARDS WITH NORMAN ROCKWELL DESIGNS. Grant. The Curtis Publishing Company, 1973. Card No.1. "GOD BLESS US EVERY ONE". Depicted is Tiny Tim from Charles Dickens' "Christmas Carol". The original oil painting by Rockwell was used for the cover of "The Saturday Evening Post", December 15, 1934. Card No. 2. "THE DISCOVERY" Depicts a young boy having discovered Santa's costume in a chest of drawers...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1700 item #1340236 (stock #773)
This rare engraving depicts the siege of Szczecin (Stettin), situated on the river Oder (north to the left), at that time part of Swedish Pomerania. A combined allied force of Poles, Austrains and Brandenburgians, under General Jean-Luis des Souches, invested the fortress on the 19th (29th) of September 1659...
Hand tinted and signed landscape photograph of a forest scene with brook entitled "Slyvan Dell". Probably original frame (1920s?). Measures 9 3/8" x 3 7/8" Location of photo may be Broad Brook in Hartford County, Conn. USPS exact mailing quote at time of sale. Insurance required. Sales tax for Florida
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Photographs : Places : Pre 1900 item #1335466 (stock #TBD00222)
Albumen photograph mounted on grey stock of a shallow pool in the foreground the ruins of some walls and columns in the middle and Vesuvius in the distance. A very well printed image with deep contrasts in tones. The image is from around 1875. 7 9/16 tall by 10 3/16 inches (19.5 x 26 cm). Card 13 by 16 inches (33 x 40.5 cm).

Condition; Generally excellent with a few surface scratches...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Photographs : Places : Pre 1900 item #1335463 (stock #TBD00220)
Albumen of three large columns and a couple of men in front of a large forum (?) with Mount Vesuvius in the distance mounted on grey stock. Excellent tones and sharp image. 7 38 inches tall and 9 ¼ inches wide (18.5 x 23.5 cm). Sheet 18 by 22 inches (46 x 56 cm).

Condition; excellent with minor surface scuffing to the image...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Photographs : Portraits : Pre 1900 item #1326281 (stock #TBD00211)
An interesting gold filled on silver (?) locket with an engine turned cover on either side lifting to reveal a close up daguerreotype of a well-dressed woman on one side and on the other side of the locket a well-dressed man. They both look to be around forty years old and perhaps since the locket has a stem and ring it was meant to be worn like a small pocket watch by a grown child of theirs. 1 ½ inches diameter, with the stem and ring an additional 5/8 inches long...
An interesting tintype photograph depicting two men boxing while a referee looks on. The style of hat worn by the referee suggests the photograph dates to the 1880’s.

Dimensions: 2-3/8” x 3-7/16”. Condition: extremely minor surface wear (mostly in background areas), light waviness in the middle of the plate.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Photographs : Places : Pre 1900 item #1324789 (stock #TBD00205)
An oversized albumen photograph of the Grand Canal in Venice with gondolas and delicate hand tinting...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Photographs : Places : Pre 1960 item #1320928 (stock #TBD00197)
A large sepia toned silver print of Wizard Island in Crater Lake in a textured white mat, a simple light wood frame and a brass plaque inscribed, “CRATER LAKE – WIZARD ISLAND/ CRATER LAKE NATIONAL PARK.” No signature on the face of the photo and it has not been removed from what was probably the original frame and mat. Sight size image 15 X 19 inches. Frame 23 X 25 ¾ inches.,p. Condition: photo in excellent condition, probably glued down to the backing board. Frame with lots of small ...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Photographs : Landscapes : Pre 1960 item #1320927 (stock #TBD00196)
A sepia toned silver print of Tipsco lake with Mount Rainer in the background in a textured white mat, simple blond wood frame and a brass plaque identifying the image as follows, “MT. RAINER – TIPSCO LAKE/ MT. RAINER NATIONAL PARK.” Out of the frame there is no identification of the photographer. Image 15 3/8 X 19 3/8 inches. Frame 23 X 25 7/8 inches.

Condition: examined out of the frame. The photograph is laid down on the backboard, but otherwise in excellent condition. Frame with nu...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Pre 1920 item #1312070
WALTER CRANE BOOKMARK. SCOTTISH WIDOWS' FUND. Circa 1914. Measures 6 inches by 2 1/4 inches. Printed in navy blue and white on both sides. The obverse with a highly detailed design by Walter Crane of a woman on a swing, the word "MAY" at the top. Published by the (Mutual) Life Assurance Society. Top corners lightly creased and top edge toned otherwise in very good condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #1307646
Description de l'Égypte was the result of the collaboration of prominent scholars, several famous European scientists, cartographers, topographers, and more than 160 artists and technicians. They accompanied Napoleon's army during Napoleon's expedition to Egypt in 1798. Their goal was to methodically collect information in areas as widely varied as architecture, geography, botany and the humanities. Description de l'Égypte was published in 23 volumes from 1809 to 1828 and includes over 900 pla...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #1307644
Description de l'Égypte was the result of the collaboration of prominent scholars, several famous European scientists, cartographers, topographers, and more than 160 artists and technicians. They accompanied Napoleon's army during Napoleon's expedition to Egypt in 1798. Their goal was to methodically collect information in areas as widely varied as architecture, geography, botany and the humanities. Description de l'Égypte was published in 23 volumes from 1809 to 1828 and includes over 900 pla...