Black Dog Antiques
Written by Marie Louise d'Otrange Mastai and published in 1981 by the Smithsonian. The book is part of a set of reference books on antiques. Prepared by the Cooper Hewitt Museum. Very light wear on the jacket otherwise in fine condition.Illustrated with 33 color plates and 102 B&W photos.
First edition published in 1960 by Viking Press and edited by Cleveland Amory and Frederic Bradlee, this book includes some fabulous photographs and stories taken from Vanity Fair magazines during the 1920's and 1930's. Cover is worn and torn in places as noted in the pictures but otherwise in good condition.
Stated first edition (1957) of Harold Courlander's, Terrapin's Pot of Sense. Illustrated by Elton Fax and published by Henry Holt & Co, New York. Library copy with bookplate and back pocket. The very first page (which perhaps was blank) has been torn off with a razor (picture #3.)125 pp.
An interesting tourist piece made during the early 20th C. The back reads "Reins la Cathedral Made in France 2196". White metal with a bronze finish(some white spotting on the front). 4" x 2-3/4"
Softcover published by Oliphant and Company in association H.V. Allison Galleries, NY. Exhibition catalogue with 21 unpaginated pages and 21 color plates. It features works of art from the following artists: Robert Salmon, James E. Buttersworth, William Frye, Elisha Taylor Baker, William Hare, Archibald Cary Smith, William Trost Richards, Francis Augustus Silva, Sanford Robinson Gifford, Granville Perkins, Antonio Jacobsen, Edward Redfield, Michael Keane. Exhibition prices are also noted. Addre...
A vintage pair of lavender-colored faceted crystal earrings. These are "antiqued" silver tone screwbacks and hang 1-5/8" ~ unmarked.
A rare copy of the first novel of Mrs. Oliphant (Little Pilgrim..etc.) Former library copy. Worn red boards with gilt lettering. Slightly cocked (but pages are tight), spine is worn, and pages have yellowed. Minimal foxing. Published by TB Peterson & Brothers Philadelphia.(The Peterson catalog is listed on the back pages.) No date is noted for publication, however there is an inscription dated 1876. This body of work was written in 1849. Sold as is.
Stated Second Printing 1981. Soft cover brochure with colored photos. Light smudging on the the front. Includes a bio of Mrs. Post,and description of the rooms, gardens and Dacha. 62 pp.
A lot of 3 songs --- "Long Ago," "I've Heard that Song Before" and "A Little Spanish Town." All in good condition.
"Doctor Freud an Analysis and Warning" by Emil Ludwig.Stated American Edition. Hardcover published in 1947 by Hellman Williams & Co New York.Former library copy in acceptable condition (light staining on the red boards with two small white spots and smudging on the textblock ). 317pp.
Heavy gold plate cufflinks marked SWANK. The front is 3/4" round.
Published by Ray Manley Photography 1971. An over sized soft cover book with colored photos of Southwestern Indians and their jewelry. Light wear on the cover otherwise in good condition. 96pp.
Softcover. 343 lots all pictured in color. The cover shows light wear and the back is creased. No writing.
The Gregorian Collection- Antique Oriental Rugs of the Great Silk Route from Chinese Turkestan to Anatolia. Softcover published in 1979 by Brandeis University/ Rose Art Museum. Exhibition catalog (3/29-5/6)~27 color + 6 B&W photos.
Published by Harper Brothers 1923. The pages have yellowed and thee red boards show signs of minor wear (see pictures) otherwise in nice tight condition.
A hand painted art tile with petunias signed H.H.'36. There are two chips and the edges show light wear. 4.25" square.
A soft cover catalog entitled "Pastoral Holland the Dutch Landscape in the Time of Rembrandt" and published by Theodore B. Donson, Ltd., 1984. A Spring exhibition of 17thC Dutch landscapes (April 27-June 16, 1984) with 85 uncommon b&w plates. Price list and selected bibliography. Unpaginated.
Auction catalog with very light wear on the back otherwise in great condition. 961 lots. March 7, 2004