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All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1837 VR item #271741 (stock #65)
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$265.00
This is a great plate from a scarce book called THE ANCIENT COSTUME OF ENGLAND.It shows a pair of fools or jesters as the would have looked in the mid 12th century.The sheet size is 16 by 12. It is in very nice condition with i pin head size spot.This was published by Colnaghi&co in London in 1813. The original image was by Charles Smith,the engraver was I. Atkinson and the aquatinters were Havell and Hill. A very scarce image in original color.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #271708 (stock #67)
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$145.00
This is one of the nicer large woodcuts of Homers works from Harper's Weekly. One of his earliest lg 2 page scenes.This is from the January 28 1860 issue. It is folded as usual with a few small center holes from having been bound at one time. Otherwise it is in remarkably clean condition with no foxing. It is matted in a cream color acid free mat. The image is 13 3/4 by 20 1/2 +margins
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #271701 (stock #66)
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$425.00
This is a very scarce lithograph of the origin of the great Chicago fire Oct. 8 1871. It is from a original painting by L.V.H.Crosby and was published by H.M.Kinsley in 1871. The image is 5 3/4 by 9 with wide margins and title. It is in very good condition with minor foxing. I have never seen another copy of this in my 30 years of selling prints.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1837 VR item #266993 (stock #63)
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$125.00
This is a nice early map of London in 1815.It shows nice hand coloring and is in very nice condition. It is 11 by 17+ it has a double matt.It is from a atlas or early book as it has a fold line in the middle. It is published by G. Jones 1815
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1900 item #266992 (stock #62)
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$72.50
This is a unusual map published in 1897 from a atlas showing the gold fields in the Northwest Territories and Alaska.Size is 14 by 20 + it has been matted.Very clean condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1837 VR item #266987 (stock #60)
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$325.00
THIS IS A NICE 1815 COPY OF THE WORLD ACCORDING TO MERCATORS PROJECTION SHOWING THE LATEST DISCOVERIES OF CAPTAIN COOK. This has wonderful original hand coloring and is 16 by 20+ a double matt.There is some separation on the fold and two small spots. Really a lovely map.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Transportation : Posters : Pre 1900 item #195033 (stock #46)
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SOLD
This is a rare circa 1890's poster for Bearings a weekly bike mag meant to be used at a news stand.It is 12 by 17 and is in A cond. The artist is Charles Cox
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Transportation : Posters : Pre 1900 item #195029 (stock #45)
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$215.00
This is a rare news stand poster for a weekly magazine about bicycling in the 1890's. Made to be tossed out every week.It is 12 by 17 and is in A- cond with a original old fold in the middle.Signed by the artist Charles Cox.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Travel : Posters : Pre 1970 item #195018 (stock #43)
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$135.00
This is an interesting travel poster for Peshawar Pakistan showing armed men wearing fancy outfits.It is 22 1/2 by 35 and is in A cond.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Travel : Posters : Pre 1960 item #195009 (stock #40)
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$345.00
This is a nice copy of a 50's travel poster by United Airlines for travel in Hawaii.It is in A- cond. with two tape marks at the top else fine. There is some shadow on my pic.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Travel : Posters : Pre 1940 item #194941 (stock #38)
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$485.00
This is a great graphic image from the 30's for travel in Austria during the winter. It is 24 by 39 and I will rate it as B+.There is a 4 inch tear at the top with a old repair and some wrinkles.It is artist signed Seger.There are some shadow lines in my photo.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Advertising : Posters : Pre 1950 item #194935 (stock #35)
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$115.00
This is a large poster display to be used in a news stand for the week that this issue of the SEP was for sale.This is a scarce item as it was intended to be tossed out at the end of the week. It is 28 by 22 and is in A cond. The artist is Atherton and it features Benjamin Franklin.There is some reflection in my photo.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Historical : Posters : Pre 1920 item #193646 (stock #30)
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$265.00
This is a great image of a workman on a WW1 Liberty Loan poster.Bennicker is a well known artist.This was printed by Edwards Deutsch of Chicago. It is 25 by 38 and is folded as is normal for these. I will rate it A cond. nice and fresh. It is titled Sure We'll Finish the Job.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Original Posters : Pre 1940 item #193644 (stock #29)
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$295.00
this is a great poster for travel in italy from 1931.It is 27 1/2 by 39 and I will rate it B+ cond. This has a water stain on the lower left corner that goes in about 4 inches and some minor wrinkling other wise in great cond. There is some shadow in my pic.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Travel : Posters : Pre 1960 item #193643 (stock #28)
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$285.00
This is a great image of a couple dancing around a hat in a poster for Pan AM Airlines and its Mexican partner.It is 27 1/2 by 42 and is in A condition. it has slight wrinkling and is signed by the artist Wright. It is from the 50's.It was printed in Mexico.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Travel : Posters : Pre 1930 item #193641 (stock #27)
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$395.00
This is a great poster image in ex. cond. It is 23 1/2 by 38 and I will rate it A cond.It is signed L.Polo and is printed by the famous italian publisher Ricordi of milano. It is not linen backed.There is some shadow on my photo.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Transportation : Posters : Pre 1950 item #193635 (stock #26)
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$985.00
This is a great image of the Yakima gateway to Rainier National Park by Sydney Laurence for the Northern Pacific railroad series of western travel posters.It is 30 by 40 and I will rate it A-. It has some wrinkles and minor foxing in the left white border. This poster has been bringing over $1000.00 at auction in worse condition.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Original Posters : Pre 1960 item #192701 (stock #13)
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SOLD
This is a scarce travel poster for Syria. I believe it to be from the 50's or early 60's.It is 22 by 30. I will rate it as b as there are some small tears on the top and bottom edges and a couple of tiny holes in the white areas near the top. Not linen backed.