A two volume set written by Samuel T. Pickard and published by Houghton Mifflin & Co. in 1894. Steel engravings in both volumes. The top pages are gilt edge and the edges of the brown boards show light wear otherwise a fine set.
A Martin Gordon Inc. soft cover catalog for the auction held at the Hotel St. Moritz (NYC) on May 9 & 10, 1977. Black and white photos feature almost all of the 1152 lots of Fine 16th thru 20thC Prints, Vintage Photographs, Print and Photographic Reference Books. The cover(front and back) shows light wear and there is a small tear at the top of the back cover, otherwise in good condition. Artists: Baron De Meyer, Atget, Curtis, Roussel,Hassam,Picasso,Matisse etc...
A handsome pair of etched gold rimmed glasses marked with a company logo(the letter M in a box) 14k GF on the bridge. One arm is marked France Medea. The lenses measure 2" x 1-1/2".
This is a companion piece to the Museum's major exhibition that celebrated Cartier's 150th year anniversary. This soft cover edition, published in 1997 by the Trustees of the British Museum, is the most authoritative work on Cartier's work to date. It features 350 colored and 50 black and white illustrations. 320pgs. Light surface wear and spotting on the cover otherwise in mint condition.
Ca 1950 Possibly an early piece by Vermont artisan, Joseph Skinger.A Modernist piece, reminiscent of the work of Alphonse LaPaglia, it features an etched single leaf on the vine accented by beading. Marked Sterling with Skinger's name in script. 1-5/8" round ~ 5.7gr.
An ornate three piece brass desk set with Greek script. The embossed scenic design is highlighted by faded blue and red enamels. The set includes an inkwell with lid (missing glass) along with a broken pen holder stand, a calendar stand (metal back has remnants of old tape) and a notepad holder (missing its pad). Unmarked.
First Edition/Second State. Published by McMillan - June 1905. Please see photos for copyright date + Metropolitan stamps. A white spectre is featured on the cover. Illustrated by Henry Hutt and T.C. Lawrence. The green boards have light spotting and show some wear; there are small pencil notations on the pastedown and the owner's name is noted on the first title page. The top edge of the pages are gilt and the book is slightly cocked. Page 19 with an illustration has separated. Slight foxing.
Published in 1942 by Viking Press, printed by Haddon Craftsman. Hardcover with dust jacket that shows some wear. " First published in March 1942.." First trade edition.
A small hardcover that states it was first published in 1947 by the Psychic Book Club. The paper on the front board is split from the spine, and there is faint staining;the endpapers also have a stain however, the book is in nice tight condition. Inscribed with a name plate. Rare edition that discusses Christian precepts vs spiritualism.
A grooved square sterling ring with niello marked 925. Light wear ~ size 8.50~weight 9.1grams. Free first class shipping within the US.
Plays the first eight bars of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. The bottom label reads La Boite a Musique... Techny, IL..6-1/2"x 3-1/2" x 3"
First printing May 1956 by G. & J. Publishing Co., Los Angeles, CA. Light blue cloth covers (corners slightly bent) with two small white smudges on the front. Good condition- solid, complete with very clean text. 152 pages.
A white metal (with pewter cast) trinket casket. Worn velvet lining. The pin holding the lid together is not original to the piece. Marked 1356 JB on the bottom. 4" x 2-1/2" x 3-1/4"~ 11.7 ozs.
A twisted, multi-link, warm gold colored chain marked 1/20 12kGF on the clasp. Length 25-1/2", weight 9.8Gr.
A tall, periwinkle blue glazed vase marked U.S.A 8/-. The colors are a bit uneven and the piece appears to have been overpainted; there is also an indentation on the rim which appears to be original to the piece. 12-1/4".
A solid sterling "bar" chain that measures 19" and weighs 9.3grams. Marked sterling on the clasp.Light wear.
Published by Tuttle in 2006.The dust jacket has a small tear near the spine and the edges area bit worn.The book however is in good condition.
A German catalog from Jurgen Holstein Antiquariat.Katalog # 93 AVANTGARDE-(MEIST) GEDRUCKT. BRUCKE BAUHAUS, DOCUMENTA KUNDST und LITERATUR, CA 1900-1975, BUCHER, GRAPHIK DOCUMENTA, PLAKATE DAZU ENINIGRE OBJEKETE. Unpaginated. 442 lots that include photographs, posters...