A colorful, vintage print by listed artist, Salvatore Petruolo. The original gilt frame (with glass) shows signs of wear. The label on the back reads "R.H.White & Co. Boston ...)The frame is 16" x 22" ~ print 10" x 16". Not examined out of frame.
A Vision Shared: A Classic Portrait of America and Its People: 1935-1943. Published by St. Martins Press in 1976. Text by Hank O'Neal, photos by Dorothea Lange, Walker Evans etc... This hard cover coffee table book is tight and clean however the dust jacket is tattered. A small stain is also at the bottom of the front beige linen board. Wonderful B&W photos that capture that period in time.
A wide Native American buckle marked NB Sterling. There is some light surface wear, some spotty patina and a scratch on the upper left corner. The piece weighs 46 grams and measures 2" x 3".
Two signed Japanese watercolor prints framed and matted under glass. Gilt bamboo frames + brocade matting. Frames measure 12-1/2" x 16-1/2"
Here is a rare and wonderful photo collage of scenes from the building of the Alaskan Highway (completed in 1943.) Original snapshots. The center photo highlights what appears to be the official ribbon cutting; sixteen photos surround it. Below is a cartoon of a bear taking a picture of a man. Not examined out of the frame. 13" x 15".
A fabulous pair of brushed gold plate earrings with faux stones. For pierced ears, they hang 3-3/4" from the top of the wire to the bottom. While they are unmarked, we were told these are Lee Angel earrings.
This lot includes eight volumes - Vol. 3 Foundations of Science and Mathematics(1960); Vol. #: 4: Religion and Theology(1961); Vol 5. Philosophy of Law and Jurisprudence (1961); Vol. 6 Imaginative Literature (1961); Vol. 7 Imaginative Literature II (1962); Vol. 8 The Story of Ethics (1962); Vol. 9 Biology, Psychology and Medicine(1963);and Vol. 10 Philosophy (1963). Published by Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc. - copyright dates are noted...
A black satin coat or dress with brocade embellishments. There are tears which we prefer to leave to a professional restorer (under arms, on bodice side and in the center back). There is also satin loss on the cuffs, wear on the front ribbon ends and several small holes. Sold as is. Length 46"~shoulder to shoulder 17".
A large floral picture locket by Dunn Brothers. The frames are present but the glass is missing. Marked 1/20 10KGF Dunn Bros. The locket including bale measures 2" x 1-1/4" ( at widest point) and snaps shut tightly. There is light wear on the back. The dainty 16" fancy link chain is not original to the piece and appears to be gold filled though it is not marked.
Stated "One of twenty" prints by illustrator and children's book publisher. Helena Chase Johnson. The print is also marked "For Norman" along with her signature. An interesting note -- Chase owned The Little Hotel by the Sea (located at the Grande Colonial Hotel in La Jolla, Calif.) The hotel boasted of having a beautiful six-passenger mahogany elevator, making it "The Littlest Hotel in the World with an Elevator."
Here is an early, collectible hard cover edition of "The Eternal Companion: Brahmananda, His Life and Teachings" by Swami Prabhavananda. Published in 1947 by Vedanta Press, Hollywood CA.Blue boards ( showing some wear/spotting on the spine)with gilt lettering. No marks, no dust jacket, pages have toning. 246pp.
Beautifully decorated cover with blue boards and gilt design and edging. Published by the Peabody Medical Institute, Boston, 1881, the book is copyrighted by Albert H. Hayes. Noted as the "Latest Edition". Mint condition. Includes responses to letters from patients with recipes for medicines. Attached to the pastedown is a certificate from the Board of Officers of the National Medical Association at Philadelphia, PA that awards Parker a medal...
A signed hard cover with dustjacket(that shows some wear). Published by Doubleday Doran & Co.,NY 1935. Possibly a later state of a first edition. Signed "With Best Wishes Kenneth Roberts".
No stated edition. Published by Horizon Press in 1964. Light wear on the dust jacket otherwise in near fine condition. 180 B&W plates. One page is uncut at the top.
Nicely framed antique print. Light foxing but more pronounced on the edges. The frame measures 13" x 18". Not examined out of frame-sold as is. "In the French engraving Le Lever after Freudenberg, of the 1780s (illustration, right), gentle social criticism is levelled at the lady of the court; that she slept without unlacing her stays, apparently, perhaps can be seen as artistic licence...
Ca 1910 A solid sterling medal with its original box and ribbon. Marked Sterling Dieges & Clust 25 John St. NY. Etched on the obverse is SHSAA vs HPHSAA, reverse, Hammer Throw. No date is noted and the box is slightly musty. The medal measures 1-1/4" round.
L'Evenement au Bal ~ Freudeberg....Nicely framed antique print. Light foxing but more pronounced within the boxed script and on the edges. No date. The frame measures 13" x 18". Not examined out of frame -sold as is.
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Ca 1916-20 Rams head vase by Michael Andersen & Son of Denmark(1890-). Terracotta with a black matte streaking~finish. One small chip on the rim and light wear inside (see photo please.) Marked M A& S Danmark with a production number, 632. 6" x 5 "