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All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1253671 (stock #398)
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USD $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 : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Historical : Posters : Pre 1920 item #193646 (stock #30)
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USD $225.00
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 : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1900 item #289555 (stock #156)
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USD $225.00
This is a interesting pr of light tan colored English handled vases with enameled floral decorations and a ground top with gold trim.They are 10 inches high and 7 wide.Better quality prs. of lg. Bristol vases are getting a lot harder to find.In very nice original cond.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #297330 (stock #160)
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USD $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 : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Travel : Posters : Pre 1970 item #341669 (stock #210)
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USD $200.00
This is a rare 1963 Russian travel poster from 1963 when almost no one got to go to Russia. From the estate of a new york millionaire who went there on a business trip with Henry Luce of Time fame.In cond b with a tiny paper loss in the sky a 1/4th inch tear on left edge and some wrinkling to part of left and most of right side edge. There is some camera glare in the sky.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Transportation : Posters : Pre 1900 item #195029 (stock #45)
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USD $195.00
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 : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1837 VR item #271741 (stock #65)
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USD $195.00
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 : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1900 item #288747 (stock #126)
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USD $195.00
A NICE LARGE 17 BY 25 MAP OF TEXAS from a JOHNSON'S ATLAS of the 1860'S.Very good condition with some chipping at the top center border. 1 small spot in the gulf.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #397679 (stock #94)
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USD $195.00
This is a Currier&Ives medium folio lithograph print of Lincoln sold after he was shot.Matt opening is 11 by 14 1/2 + margins.The print has one small tear into the left side but not into the image. There are a few small spots in the paper but no staining or partial toning.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #385408 (stock #68)
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USD $185.00
This is a scarce handkerchief,bandanna,textile from the Worlds Columbian Exposition.It has never been washed or cleaned.There is some toning in the center cartouche.Size is 24 by 24
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Autographs : Pre 1900 item #672434 (stock #259)
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USD $185.00
This is a original letter from the author Paul Leicester Ford in the 1890's concerning getting some copies of a article he had written. I could find no autograph's of his for sale on the web.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1900 item #288745 (stock #125)
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USD $175.00
This is a nice large 15 by 23 copy of Mitchell's map of Texas from 1881. Has an inset of Galveston. It is in nice clean cond.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : American : Art Glass : Pre 1900 item #289569 (stock #157)
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USD $175.00
A nice large Victorian art glass basket that shades from blue to white with a clear twisted glass handle.It has a ground pontil and is in perfect cond. 8 1/2 inches tall by 12 wide.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1900 item #288784 (stock #130)
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USD $165.00
A wonderful early hand colored map of California from 1855.18 by 15 in mint cond.These early maps are becoming quite hard to find.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Paper : Pre 1960 item #289304 (stock #114)
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USD $165.00
This is a great large 33 1/2 by16 poster size calendar by well known pin up artist Rolf Armstrong. The Clemans truck line from down south is printed in reflective beads.There is some damage to the bottom of the calendar below the full pad.the paper was torn or cracked across most of the bottom with a loss on the right side.Rest is very clean and is a great display item
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1900 item #394794 (stock #79)
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USD $165.00
This is a nice early engraved map showing Mexico,Texas,and California with some nice small pics in the border. including gold washing,Mexican peasantry,and ruins at Uxmal Yucatan.Size is13 by10 +margins.It is in ex. cond. but was folded in center.Hand colored outlines that show the map makers did not know what the borders of states would be.Matted and shrink wrapped.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1900 item #754678 (stock #284)
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USD $165.00
This is a nice pencil signed proof etching before letters by Julian Rix a well know artist in the 1880's and 90's. He did a number of prints for Picturesque California. Image is 11 1/2 by 7 1/2+ wide margins. In excellent condition and matted with a cream mat.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #1005562 (stock #331)
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USD $165.00
This is a wonderful original hand colored lithograph by Currier and Ives from the 1870's.The paper size is 13 1/2 by 17 3/4 and the print is in very nice condition with some very minor spots of foxing in the margins. This was stored in a trunk since the 1870's so colors are very fresh. One of a group of these we have up. We have over 200 Currier's in stock!