All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1960 item #1277058 (stock #752)
Rand McNally 1951 Story Book Treasures. The Little Kittens' Nursery Rhymes. This excellent Book has original photographs of live cats and dogs dressed in clothing and posed. The disclaimer is that no animal was injured or put in any position it could not hold. It took months to put this together and I think McNally did a wonderful job. Photographs by Harry Whittier Frees. I am only showing a few Photographs but there are 16 different poses excluding the covers...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Paper : Pre 1900 item #1277051 (stock #751)
Raphael Tuck & Sons booklet of the Story of Little Red Riding Hood. All original. High Chromolithograph design on embossed card stock paper. 3" wide x 4 1/2" high and 17 3/4" opened out. Excellent condition. This is part of a series of Tucks children stories. Shipping postage is $3.50
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #1276883
A coffee table book with full-page colored photos produced by Clint Clemens and Tyler Smith. Published in 1986 by Universal Press, Providence, RI. In excellent condition with dustjacket.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Manuscripts : Pre 1940 item #1276360 (stock #b6894)
A Large Album of 24 Japanese Paintings by Haruta Koujin Dated Showa 12 (1937) Size of paintings with album open 19 x 13 ins. (48.3 x 33 cms) This large format album was produced as a celebration of someone's 88th birthday, a significant event in Japan known as Beiju. The artist seems to be a Haruta Koujin but we have been unable to identify him. The calligraphy is very unusual and artistic but difficult to translate. Note the painting of the famous Zen rock garden at Ryoanji in Kyoto...
An exquisite natural melo pearl 10.33ct, very pretty slightly yellowish medium orange, nice flame, no crack, very very pretty indeed and perfect for a stunning ring
An absolutely gorgeous and completely Natural (NOT cultured) saltwater pearl weighing 5.56ct. Attractive oval shape with a large sized face. Nice lustre, clean front with the exception of the blemish at the side near the base, which could certainly be hidden by the setting in a ring. Perfect for a delightful ring. Polished. The pearl been tested, together with others, by GIA under their Quality Assurance scheme, and have been found to to be Natural...
A simply stunning and completely unheated/untreated blue sapphire from the famous gem island of Sri Lanka weighing an impressive 7.28ct. Colour is an almost perfect hue of medium blue, neither too dark nor too light. The stone is absolutely eye clean with only some tiny repeat tiny inclusions visible under magnification. Cutting is excellent and there is no windowing in the stone, which despite this has a face commensurate with an 8ct or even 9ct sized sapphire...
An absolutely gorgeous and completely Natural (NOT cultured) saltwater pearl weighing 3.85ct. Attractive oval shape with a large sized face. Nice lustre, clean front. Perfect for a delightful ring. Polished. The pearl been tested, together with others, by GIA under their Quality Assurance scheme, and have been found to to be Natural. We will supply a copy of this cert with the order. Exceptional value for money and absolutely certain to increase in value as time goes by.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1990 item #1275300 (stock #0078)
Abe's Treasures
$1,500.00
Description of item: This is a wonderful book about the world famous art glass maker, Dale Chihuly, entitled: "Chihuly: Color, Glass and Form". It is full of beautiful color photographs of his co-workers, all of whom signed their photos in the book. The very interesting thing about this book is that on the front inside cover, first page, is a original work drawing, signed by Chihuly, which makes this book very rare...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Pre 1837 VR item #1275014
Nice carved Chinese yellow shou-shan stone seal, decorated with mystery beast. Early 19th century. Good condition. 1 5/8" x 1 9/16" x 2 1/8" height.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Religious : Pre 1920 item #1274954
Dakota Arts
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5" x 7.25" x .4". Very good condition glued label on interior, otherwise excellent. "Handbook of the Old Shrines and Their Treasures" is a book I bought as a lot from Christie's Auction House in the early 2000s. Published in Japan by the bureau of Religions, Department of Education in 1920 it describes significant temples, shrines and includes maps and photographs of significant art works in these locations. It also includes a color map. Interesting and rare book.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Pre 1900 item #1274586 (stock #RS 2215)
Barndust
$150.00
Authentic c. 1870's Chromolithograph Print in Carved Wood Frame

"Wide Awake"

Frame outer dimensions about 28" x 23"

inner dimensions about 21-1/2" x 17"

This is an authentic c. 1870's chromolithograph print in a period carved wooden frame with original backing board.

It's an adorable illustration of a little girl teasing her kitten by swinging a thread spool, done in a very sweet and early naive style and framed with a border of morning glories...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #1274389
Recent Locomotives: Illustrations, with descriptions and specifications and details, of recent American and European locomotives, reprinted from the Railroad Gazette. Enlarged edition: Including a chapter on compound locomotives. 1886 Published by the Railroad Gazette, No...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 2000 item #1273861 (stock #10)
"Mesdemoiselles Mignonnettes d'hier à aujourd'hui" is a book by Agathe Philip with a preface by Samy Odin that is used as the catalogue for the exhibit held at Musée de la Poupée from September 2014, 2014 to January 24, 2015. This book tells the history of pockets dolls from "La Poupée Modèle" period until today. You will be pleased to find a pattern to make a dress for your 5" pocket doll...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1970 item #1273854 (stock #10)
This intimate and documentary book shows more than 700 dolls of the Odin collection exhibited in the Musée de la Poupée-Paris. Each chapter presents a different category of dolls. 9,5" X 12" - 256 pages - more than 500 photos - By Samy Odin – ( in English)

Vous pouvez avoir ce même livre en français, voir livre "Par amour pour les Poupées
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1920 item #1273849 (stock #10)
Mignonnette, her history, wardrobe and miniature world - 1878-1917
A reference book on the all bisque dolls linked to the famous French children's magazine, including patterns, printed fabric sheets and cardboard sheets as well as historical research. By Mathilde Héritier and Samy Odin (in french).8 1/4 X 11 3/4 inch – 296 pages – 83 photos

Livre reprenant l'historique richement illustré sur les poupées de poche (mignonnette), de la revue La Poupée Modèle...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #1273839 (stock #10)
Reference study of all the fashion dolls contemporary to Barbie. Barbie has long been the center of fashion doll collector's interest. Today, several different fashion dolls share this market with her. This book is an alphabetical classification of technical forms. Dolls are classified per country and doll maker...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 2000 item #1273827 (stock #10)
Catalog divided in 3 parts : historical plush firms, today's French plush animals makers and current artists' créations.8,5" X 12" - 80 pages - + 150 photos - by Samy Odin – (in french and english)

Livre Boules de poils, le meilleur de la peluche française, 1876-2006 Livre articulé en 3 parties : les fabricants historiques de peluche, les gammes actuelles et les créations d'artistes contemporains. Vous retrouverez des explications pour chaque fabricants, tel que Pintel, Fadap, Bla...