This folder includes samples of art by Miles Davis promoted by Bag One Arts Inc in 1998... The original folder is creased in several places and there is a small crease at the top right corner of the 11 pages of artwork. Included are: "Bebop", "Don Quixote", "Blue in Green", "Ezz-thetic", "Josephine Baker", "The Kiss", "Les Femmes", "Miles Ahead"," Roots" and "Sea Horses". There were originally 12 samples but this packet is missing " New York by Night"...
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.
Aspen Court: A story of Our Own Time" by Shirley Brooks. Published in 1860 by W.A. Townsend & Co, NY. Brown textured boards that show some wear especially at the corners. Light foxing, and the front board is loose but the book is intact.
A rare and perhaps first edition published by A. M. Thayer & Co. This leather bound copy has marble endpapers and textblock. The gilt title is offset by an embossed design. Illustrated with over 450 fine engravings. Condition: a bit musty with faint staining on the first few pages- the boards also show some wear. A tight copy sold as is.
An illustrated cloth bound book with gilt design. Published in 1891 by MacMillan and Co. NY /Swan Sonnenschein & Co.,London. Features mythology, religion, literature and art with more than 450 illustrations.Former library copy - the boards show wear especially at the corners, pages 1-16 (including endpapers) as well as 703 thru to endpapers have separated but both sections are intact as one. Some scribbling on a free paper ( see pic #5). Sold as is.
A signed( "Happy New Year James Farley") hardcover published by Harcourt Brace & Company, NY December 1939. The jacket has a water stain on the inside flap and a faint stain on the edge of the first few pages stops at the title page.392 pp.
...The Official Prayerbook of the Catholic Church." A small, rare book with soft leather cover published in 1888 by John Murphy (NY and Baltimore), printer to the Holy See. Prepared by and published by the order of the Third Plenary Council of Baltimore. The cover shows wear on the sides and at the edges; also, the front free paper has a small pencil notation... a few pages are curled...Some text in both English and Latin. 792 pp.
A hard cover published by the Corning Museum of Glass in 1981. The book includes a history of glass accompanied by 144 color and B&W photos along with descriptions. Artist biographies are also included.
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.
An early hard cover edition published by James R Osgood, 1875. Terracotta boards with gilt title imprinted on the spine and facsimile signature on the cover. On page 58 there is an error "interferred" for "interfered". Cocoa brown endpapers. The boards show light wear otherwise a nice tight copy.Poems.
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...
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.
Ca1940 Bold and classy, a pair of grooved sold gold plate enamel cufflinks. Marked Foster Pat Pend.USA. 1-3/4" x 2" x 1-3/4". Mint condition. 35 grams.
Published in 1885 by Thomas V. Crowell & Co. no 13 Astor Pl., New York.Includes numerous illustrations by English and American artists. Ornate boards with gilt lettering and edging. Staining and wear on board edges; pulling away from the top spine; foxing. Book is relatively tight with the exception of the first two pages which have separated.742 pgs.
Ca 1900 A beautiful piece possibly made by Vantines of France.The rim of the top has a small 1/4" split and is slightly out of round in another section (but does sit well on the base.) Remnants of polish. Marked Depose 523. 5" x 4"~ 10.8 ozs.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Scandinavian : Pottery : Pre 1960 item #727521
Glossy blue ovoid vase with "petal" shadows. Marked Marselis Denmark along with the Alumina and Thorsson marks # 2632.Very faint hairline as seen in the first photo. 2 3/4" x 2 3/4"
Here are two auction catalogs from the Milton Milestone Collection of Early Wedgwood Pottery. Part I was held at Sotheby Park Bernet NYC on 12/16/75;Part II April l6, 1976. Estimate sheets included.Part I has 1-176 lots- Part II, 177-351. No notations, very, very faint musty scent-acceptable condition.Sold as is.
A wonderful pair of gold plate earrings signed Sperry. Screwbacks, they feature green glass cabs with blue and white paste stones. The discs are 1" round and the earrings hang 1-1/2"