Cavalier with a young lady in a wine cellar, ca. 1850. The canvas measures 19 1/2" x 27 1/2," and the frame is 25" x 33." There is some significant craquelure, a bump in the canvas above the lady's head and some paint loss due to a scratch in the top of the painting.
The painting is signed "Unger," and measures 16" x 23 1/2." It has been cleaned, repaired and re-lined, with some light cracking still visible on the canvas. The frame measures 23 1/2" x 30 3/4."
Original Oil on Masonite Board, 1954. Signed "DT Corson '54" and measures 11 3/4" x 18 3/4." Frame is 16 3/4" x 23 3/4." Excellent condition.
Original Oil on Board, ca. 1920. Signed "Ben Brantly" and housed in a 21" x 17 1/4" frame. Board measures 16" x 12" and is in excellent condition. This is a fine Southern Impressionist Painting. A painter and teacher who was born and lived in Little Rock, Arkansas, Benjamin Brantly was known for landscapes, murals, and portraits including paintings of Supreme Court justices that are at the Pulaski County Courthouse Museum of Fine Arts. He studied at the Maryland Institute and the St...
Adapted from the German by W. L. Courtney and illustrated by Arthur Rackham with 15 tipped-in color plates. London: William Heinemann, New York Doubleday Page & Co., 1916. 136 pages; 10" tall. Gilt-decorated blue cloth binding is worn, rubbed, and has a front inner-hinge cracking, rear inner-hinge cracking and shows remaining residue from an old tape repair.
Author: Thomas Ingoldsby (Richard Harris Barham). Illustrated by Arthur Rackham with 24 tipped-in color plates. 549 pages; 10 1/4" tall. London: J.M. Dent & Co. New York, E.P. Dutton & Co., 1907. Gilt-decorated green cloth binding with some silverfish damage to the cover. Otherwise, a clean, tight copy with minor wear.
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham with eight color plates. Drexel Hill, Penna. Bell Publishing Company. No date. 102 pages; 10" tall. Illustrated rust color cloth with gilt lettering in a very good plus dust wrapper; pages foxed throughout.
With 51 tipped-in color plate drawings by Arthur Rackham. London: William Heinemann, New York, Doubleday, Page & Co., 1905. Second impression, November 1905. 62 Pages of text; 10" tall. Gilt-decorated green cloth binding with medium wear; corners bumped; some foxing to the text pages and a tiny tear at the bottom of the spine.
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham with seven tipped-in color plates. Junior Books, Garden City, New York, Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1935. Decorated cloth binding, 9 3/4" tall and 175 pages. Some light stains on the cover and light foxing inside.
With 40 tipped-in color plate illustrations by Arthur Rackham. London William Heinemann, New York, Doubleday, Page & Co., 1908. 134 Pages, 10 1/4" tall. Gilt-decorated tan cloth binding, rear hinge split (Repaired), end papers foxed with some foxing on a few pages.
Illustrated by Hugh Thomson with 25 tipped-in color plates. Published by Hodder and Stoughton: London, New York and Toronto, No Date. 196 Pages; 10 3/4" tall. Original gilt-decorated cloth binding. Slight fading to rear cover and foxing to endpapers.
Author: Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch. Illustrated by Kay Nielsen. 24 Tipped-in color plates. Published by Hodder and Stoughton, 1913. 164 pages; 11 1/2" tall. Original half-cloth, decorated covers, gilt-embossed spine. 1/2" tear at rear base of spine; inside back and front cover inner hinge has been reinforced with a cloth tape, but the exterior hinges have not been broken or cracked.
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. London: William Heinemann, 1956 Reprint in fine, foxed dust jacket; foxed endpapers. 8 1/4" tall, 162 pages.
With 24 Color Illustrations by Arthur Rackham. Garden City Publishing Co., Inc., New York. No date listed. 183 Pages; 10 1/4" tall. Embossed tan cloth with gilt lettering on spine in VG dust wrapper with some chipping and tears. Some foxing internally and on the foredge.
With 100 Illustrations by Hugh Thomson. London: MacMillan and Co. and New York, 1893. One of 470 copies of this large paper edition, printed December, 1893. 256 pages, 10 1/2" tall. Original maroon cloth with paper label (Nearly worn off spine), chipping at top and bottom of spine, rubbed and bumped corners; foxing on first few and last few endpapers.
Author: John Watson Morton. Nashville, Tennessee; Dallas, Texas Publishing House of the M. E. Church, South Smith and Lamar, Agents 1909; 374 Pages, 9 1/2" tall. Original maroon cloth with gilt lettering nearly worn off cover. Worn, bumped front inner hinge has been repaired, but this is a scarce book in any condition.
Laid on Art Board, Signed '94. Frame measures 25 1/4" x 15;" painting is 22 1/2" x 12 1/4."
Pencil-Signed Drypoint, 1906. Sheet measures 18 1/4" x 12 3/4;" Plate is 15 3/4" x 11 1/2." Light toning, but overall very good condition.