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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 : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1105173 (stock #351)
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This is a wonderful large 26inches tall bronze by the well listed French sculptor Ernest Rancoulet. It is titled Repousser De La Renaissance and it is a figure of a Renaissance armourer at work.This is pictured in Berman's books on bronze sculpture.He also made a small version of this man as a silversmith.Little seems to be known about Rancoulet other than he was from Bordeaux...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1900 item #1038056 (stock #338)
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This is a original 1865 map of Manhattan done by Egbert Viele...
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 : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1920 item #1110783 (stock #355)
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This is a nice large size 20 inches tall by 14 inches wide bronze bust of Shakespeare by the listed Austrian sculptor Hans Muller.The bust has a rich dark chocolate patina and is mounted on a pretty red stone base.This would make a great addition to your library!
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 : 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 : 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 : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1930 item #992448 (stock #325)
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This is a great large 18 by 23 1/2 tempra water color by Maria Gianni.By far the largest work by her that we have run across.I believe this to be a view of the Amalfi coast line.It is presently in its original 1920's early 30's gold frame.It appears to be in excellent condition...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Original Posters : Pre 1930 item #992385 (stock #321)
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This is a wonderful graphic early 1920's French travel poster signed by the artist Maurice Foussaint. La Bretagne Pittoresque Lannion Escalier de Brelevenez...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #514950 (stock #239)
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This is a great late 19th century large size copy of the famous statue Venus De Milo. It has the seal of A. Collas Reduction Mecanique set in the back and was cast at the F. Barbedienne foundry.This is a hard to find large size. 37 1/2 inches tall. It is in wonderful condition with a pleasing rich brown finish. It is numbered underneath 116 and also has ink numbers in the underside. One just like it sold in Paris at Sotheby's in 2004 for over $12000.00...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1970 item #341513 (stock #203)
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Another great marine recruiting poster from 1967 in a large 28x40 format. From Gateway press inc. Slight soiling on top few minor wrinkles. A- cond.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Historical : Posters : Pre 1970 item #312843 (stock #200)
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This is a great 1967 large 28 by 40 poster of a marine corp airman. I have a group of these listed. They must have been in a recruiters office.On heavy weight paper one small tear at bottom and some slight creasing across image. A- Published by ketterlings litho co.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1960 item #561873 (stock #230)
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This is a nice 12 by 16 oil on panel by Tracy Hoppin. 1871-1958 He was from New Hope Pa.An idylic scene of a woman hanging out the daily laundry at her farm house in the new hope area.This is in ex. condition and is in its original frame that was put on in Worchester mass.It is signed T. Hoppin in the lower right corner. The artist is listed in who's who and Davenports.In 1991 Skinners sold one of his paintings for $4600.00
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #709262 (stock #269)
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This is a original pre 1900 bronze statue of Thetis. Thetis and Jupiter were the parents of Achilles.She is 15 inches tall and has the correct seal in the back G&S Medaille d'or 1867 as shown in volume 4 of Berman's bronze books. She is pictured as no 4186 in this book.She is in nice original condition with no scratches or dings.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #906172 (stock #308)
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This is a bronze bust of CAESAR AGUSTUS.It is signed by the maker BENEDETTO BOSCHETTI ROMA. He lived from 1820 to 1860 and is well listed with a large number of bronzes in the art price guides.I could only find one comparable in size of Marc Antony and that one realized $2900.00. He did this bust in at least two sizes.Ours is the smaller version at 11 3/4 inches tall.This is in nice original condition with no dings or scratches.A nice example of a grand tour item!
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #889192 (stock #305)
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This is a unusual large allegorical chromolithograph of Young America during the Civil War.I believe he is dressed in the style of the Zouave outfits.The print is by Sarony Major & Knapp of New York who were one of the best lithography firms in the country.This litho would date to the beginnings of the civil war.It has never seen the light of day till know as we found it in a section of a large scrap book which seems to have been a job book for the Sarony co.This is a large print measuring 21 by...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Venetian : Pre 1960 item #765921 (stock #290)
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This is a nice example of a Venetian glass figure of a male dancer.I believe him to be from the 1950's from the quality and the use of cased glass.He stands 12 inches tall and is in perfect condition. A nice heavy amount of gold in the clear glass.I do not see to many of these at shows or shops anymore.