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All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Photographs : Pre 1950 item #1213503 (stock #389)
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$14,500.00
This is a lovely and scarce original photograph by Albert Steiner 1877-1965 a well know Swiss photographer.He did a summer and winter version of this view in at least 3 sizes. This is the middle size at 9 by 11 3/8ths.it is mounted on a thin paper board that is 18 3/4 by 15 1/2.It is signed and titled on the board in pencil by Steiner and is in excellent condition...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1930 item #1211677 (stock #388)
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$850.00
This is a Drypoint Etching by the well known American artist Peggy Bacon.1895-1987. It is titled and signed in pencil Hatty. Bacon is known for her humorous and ironic images and was a prolific artist.This image measures 5 1/2 by 8 1/2 image area+margins and is framed in a simple gold and black frame. The image is in very nice condition with no foxing toning or mat burn.Bacon studied under John Sloan And George Bellows among others. There is some glare in my pics from the glass.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1800 item #1210648 (stock #387)
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$16,500.00
This is a wonderful early bronze figure of Agrippina.This is signed Angelo Derossi Roma.Derossi born 1671 died unexpectedly in 1715.He lived in Rome all his adult life.Not much is known of his life or works. He created statuary for a no...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1203897 (stock #386)
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This is a nice large 24 inch bronze of Dianna the Huntress after the original by Houdon.This casting would date circa 1875/1900.She is in nice condition with a good chocolate brown patina.A classic bronze statue.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #1197832 (stock #385)
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$695.00
This is a original 1857 tinted lithograph print of the Gustavus Bergner's Brewery at 239 Dock St.in Philadelphia Pa.This was printed by Traubel in 1857.Size is 12 1/2 by 18 1/4. In very nice condition with just a small stain in the upper right corner.A very scarce litho that is seldom on the market!
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #1197784 (stock #384)
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$1,495.00
This is a original 1876 chromolithograph of Archibald Willards painting Yankee Doodle or the Spirit of 76.Painted in 1875 to be displayed at the Centennial in Philadelphia the chromo was published by J.E.Ryder of Cleveland Ohio to be sold at the fair. It was printed by Clay and Cossack of Buffalo New York. This chromo is in very good condition with no scrape or damages to the surface of the print. It does have some fading or toning being 135 years old.It is laid down on a backer board...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pencil : Pre 1920 item #1194384 (stock #383)
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$425.00
This is a set of 13 original conte crayon and pencil drawings by the well listed artist George Renouard 1885-1954.They are all illustrations of scenes from the Legend of Sleepy Hollow with Ichabod Crane.In addition to paintings and etchings he also worked as a graphic illustrator.Renouard was from Rochester New York and worked in New York city.We purchased these drawings at a sale of the estate of a family friend who had a large selection of Renouards works.These are not signed but we guarantee ...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1910 item #1194198 (stock #382)
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This is a nice original proof etching by the well known artist Joseph Pennell.It is titled Windsor From Eaton.It was sold by the famous print selling firm Frederick Keppel New York. The label states that it was a proof print pulled by the artist in 1903.I found only one other copy of this print that had sold and that was a later state than this one.This is framed in its original gold frame.There is no matt burn or discoloration. It must have spent a good part of its life tucked away.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1187197 (stock #381)
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$425.00
This is a nice watercolor painting of a coastal village by the very well listed British artist John Hamilton Glass 1820-1885. This has nice vibrant colors and is in ex.cond. Size is 9 by 14 + mat.His specialty was harbour and coastal scenes.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1930 item #1187190 (stock #380)
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$2,195.00
This is a original oil painting illustration by William Merritt Berger for a book titled Giles of the Star by Rebecca Rice. It was published by Lothrop Lee and Shepard in Boston in the 20's.It seems to have been a tale of a boy or children that daydreamed up adventures.This painting shows 2 knights in a fight. Size is 21 by 12 1/2+ the original frame.Berger illustrated a number of books. He was born in 1872 and was from New York.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1178736 (stock #375)
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This is a fine quality Grand Tour bronze of Narcissus done after the antique found in Pompeii in 1862.This one is signed G.Nisini Roma.They were one of the best foundries in Rome.He has a great antique green brown type patina to look as if he had just come out of the ground.This was a popular casting before and around the turn of the century...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Charcoal : Pre 1910 item #1172732 (stock #374)
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This is a large and rare charcoal drawing by Arthur Burdett Frost 1851-1928. It is titled Point of Honor. On the margin of the drawing are the words Point of Honor...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #1170479 (stock #373)
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$1,195.00
This is a large 26 1/2 by 18 + margins original lithograph of the One Hundredth Anniversary of the founding of the United States done for the Centennial exhibit in Philadelphia. This is a original 2 tone litho done by George Stinson in Portland Maine. This print was never colored originally! In very good to excellent condition for its age 137 years old.There is a little corner bend at the bottom left corner otherwise no missing paper or tears and no stains.This is quite a rare print...
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 : Sculpture : Iron : Pre 1900 item #1165069 (stock #369)
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This is a interesting cast iron sculpture by the well known Animalier sculpture Christophe Fratin 1801-1864. He was one of the first French artists to do sculptures of animal subjects.He was banned from the Paris Salon from 1843 to 1850 because his animal sculpture was considered to radical.This piece titled Lion en Trainant un Sanglier (Lion Dragging a Boar) was created in 1849...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1160625 (stock #371)
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This is a great Grand Tour bronze statue titled the Runner.The Greek originals were found in the Roman ruins of Herculaneum.This was produced during the latter part of the 1800's by the Fonderia Aristica Sabatino de Angelis & Fils Napoli Italy.They and Fonderia Chiurazzi were the 2 best of many foundries in Naples at the time.He stands 18 3/4 inches tall and the base is 10 1/2 by 4 3/4 inches.The bronze is in fantastic condition for its age with a nice deep brown patina...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1950 item #1158004 (stock #368)
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This is a nice colored etching by the well listed artist and designer Leon R. Pescheret.He had a studio in Whitewater Wi. for a number of years and produced a large body of work.His etchings are in the collections of quite a few major museums.Plate size is about 9 by 12 + margins. Currently in its original 1942 silver frame which is 17 by 20. It is matted but I see no mat burns. The print is in excellent condition and color.
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...