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All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1253672 (stock #399)
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$265.00
This is a original Circa 1680 etching engraving after Annibale Carracci by Pietro Aquila from his work The Farnese Gallery.Size is about 16 by 21 on laid paper with the Fleur Des Lys watermark.In good original condition with some margin soiling.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1253671 (stock #398)
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$235.00
This is a original Circa 1680 etching engraving after Annibale Carracci by Pietro Aquila from his work The Farnese Gallery.Size is about 16 by 21 on laid paper with the Fleur Des Lys watermark.In good original condition with some margin soiling and one small brown spot in upper right corner
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1253668 (stock #397)
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$235.00
This is a original Circa 1680 etching engraving after Annibale Carracci by Pietro Aquila from his work The Farnese Gallery.Size is about 16 by 21 on laid paper with the Fleur Des Lys watermark.In good original condition with some margin soiling and one small brown spot in upper right corner
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #1243609 (stock #396)
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$650.00
This is a scare engraving of Robert E Lee by William Sartain circa 1865. It was published in Philadelphia.The paper measures 13 by 16+. I only found two other copies of this print for sale and both were trimmed well inside the plate mark.In remarkable fresh and clean condition.I do not think it was ever framed. It was photographed while shrink wrapped so there is ghosting on my photos. A very scarce image of Lee.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #1170474 (stock #372)
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This is dramatic original 1864 engraving of the reading of the Emancipation Proclamation was published by Lucius Stebbins.After a painting by H. Herrick and engraved by J.W...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1147151 (stock #366)
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$2,250.00
This is a rare original set of 4 large 23 by 26 inches engravings by Etienne[Stepanus]Baudet done in Rome in 1672.Baudet was known for his engravings of master artists of the day and was a member of the Royal Academy. This set is listed on Wikipedia as one of his major works.I could find no examples for sale at present. Christie's sold one plate in 1996 for $1300.00 and it had damages.Plate 1 is in very nice condition...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #1126764 (stock #359)
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$2,195.00
This is a rare original stipple and line engraving by John Sartain titled General Marion in his Swamp Encampment inviting a British Officer to dinner.This was done in 1840 for the Apollo Association the first art promotion group in the United States.This large 17 by 20 image + large margins print is in very good condition for its age. The paper is evenly lightly toned through out...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #1126758 (stock #358)
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This is a scarce Civil War era engraving by John Sartain after a painting by G. Schussele. It was printed in 1864 and was a popular print during the war. This is a proof print on thin paper laid down on a rag paper backing originally.This is in the best condition we have ever seen this print in. No stains or spots at all. I do not think it was ever framed. We have matted it in a cream colored mat which is 20 1/2 by 25 1/2
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #1106928 (stock #352)
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This is a nice original 1851 engraving titled Mexican News by Richard Caton Woodville.It was done for the Art Union Lottery which put out a engraving yearly during its existence.The image is 18 1/4 by 20 1/2 + large margins. We have it matted to 23 by 26 inches.The image is in very nice clean condition...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1837 VR item #886497 (stock #304)
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$685.00
This is a rare large format mezzotint engraving of Major General Winfield Scott. It would have been published in the 1820"s or earlier. Thomas Gimbrede the artist was an engraver at West Point during this time period.The publisher was William S Reddin of New York and the printer was J&G Neale.This is a large 13 1/2 by 10 3/4 image size with wide plate margins and is about 16 by 20 overall. This engraving is in wonderfull condition and appears to have never been framed...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #382667 (stock #58)
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$795.00
This is a rare large woodblock engraving from a 1851 issue of the Illustrated London News.It is 28 by 37 1/2. It was folded as usual to put in the paper. It is in very good cond. with no tears or fold separations.There are a few light brown spots on the lower part of the print. I dont think you will find a copy in better cond. Views of the city, Hyde park and Kensington Gardens
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #360235 (stock #213)
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$125.00
This is a nice early scarce engraving of the first 14 Presidents of the United States with pierce in the middle. This dates 1853 or 4.Image is 7 1/2 by 6+ margins and is in very good cond. matted and shrink wrapped.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #297330 (stock #160)
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$225.00
This is a great double page wood engraving image from a scarce 1865 issue of Frank Leslies newspaper.It shows 27 different fire engines used in New York and names them all.It is in great cond. with a few minor spots and wrinkles. Leslies weekly paper is much rarer than Harper's Weekly. There is only one complete set in institutions in the US. This is the best image of this type you will ever find.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1837 VR item #289552 (stock #113)
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$485.00
This is plate one from Alexander Wilsons American ornithology the Ist. great American bird book published from 1808 to 1814. It shows 3 well known American birds the Blue Jay,Goldfinch and the Baltimore Oriole. It was engraved by Lawson and is 13 1/2 by 9 +lg margins. For a print that is almost two hundred years old it is in excellent condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #289313 (stock #115)
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$395.00
This is a great large 27 by 18 +lg margins engraving. It is from a painting by J. Thompson and was engraved by A.H. Ritchie around 1860.This wonderfull Americana image is in excellent cond.I could only locate one other copy on the web and that one was $1400.00 clearer than my pic shot thru shrink wrap!
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1837 VR item #274046 (stock #71)
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This is a original large folio aquatint of the Red Throated Diver from Selby's British Ornithology. It is plate no 78 and is hand colored with a 1827 watermark on whatman paper. This is the 1st ed.This print is in nice fresh condition having never been framed before.Size is aprox.24 by 18.Plates from the 1st edition are hard to find!
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1837 VR item #274044 (stock #70)
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$595.00
This is a original large folio aquatint with hand coloring of a Glossy Ibis bird by Prideaux John Selby. It is hand colored and is dated 1826 in the watermark in the paper.This print is in wonderful fresh condition as it has never been framed before.The paper size is aprox. 24 by 18. Selby was the 1st to do birds life size.He put out a book called Selby's British Ornithology over the course of 10 years. His 1st edition prints are quite scarce...
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.