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This is a large 16 by 20 chromolithograph print from around 1910. It is in perfect condition as it was never framed.I guarantee this to be a old print. Also see my Rock of Ages print.My photo shows some glare print is bright and evenly colored.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Venetian : Pre 1960 item #765921 (stock #290)
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.
This is a rare cast Bronze plaque by the Metallic Compression Casting co. of Boston Ma.This co. was the 1st to make bronze hardware for buildings. Some of their door knobs have sold for over $4000.00.They started in the 1870's. I believe this plaque is from the 1870's or 80's. The quality is fantastic with very crisp detail. I presume this was some form of show piece or a advertising piece. Condition is excellent with a nice deep brown patina.Size is 11 by 8 3/4 inches
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This is a nice circa 1930 bronze statue of a Chamois Goat on a naturalistic rock base. It stands 12 inches tall by 7 wide.The statue has excellent detail and the patina is in excellent condition. The base is carved marble.The base seems to be signed Duru but we can find no listing of an artist by this name.Animalier
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This is a bronze statue of the Farnese Bull.The original was a 2nd century Bc. bronze that represents the myth of Dirce. A marble copy was done in Rome around 300 Ad. and was discovered in 1545.It was restored and put in the Farnese Palace. Reductions in bronze have been made since the 1600,s but were always pricey...
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 : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #920881 (stock #310)
This is a very nice Victorian cottage style paint decorated bedroom set.It is in a unusual gray and blues color scheme.I found this years ago in northern Pa.It is signed in pencil on the rails Trout Run Pa.The condition is quite good for a paint decorated set.The bed is 83 inches tall and 80" long on the out side. Inside space is 75 long by 54 wide...
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!
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...
This is a large wall map dated 1843 by Phelp's and Ensign a New York map maker before the Civil War.It is 26 by 38 and would have originally been a roll up wall map.It is currently framed in a simple wide black moulding under plexiglass as we found it. The map is in quite good condition other than some water staining to the top left corner and across the bottom of the map...
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.
This is a large 16 by 20 image in vivid chromolithographic colors of the print ROCK OF AGES.this has never been framed so it is in like new cond.I have a few copies part of a group of new old stock prints that I bought 31 years ago. I guarantee that this is a old print circa 1910 era not a new copy.
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!
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...
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This is a wonderful period 1860's or earlier bronze sculpture by William Beattie a Englishman who exhibited at the royal academy in 1864.He was born in 1810 died 1870.I did find some listing for Parian sculptures that he did. He is listed in the major art books but they do not have very much info on him.This statue is 15 inches tall,and the stone base is 5 1/2 across.It was cast by J. Toy & Son Birmingham England. This one of a kind bronze was stolen from our shop...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Transportation : Posters : Pre 1960 item #619844 (stock #242)
This is a near mint original copy of the Great Northern Railroads calendar for 1950. It pictures Tom Dawson mountain man in Glacier national park by Winold Reiss. It is 16 by 33 inches. It has the full pad including the Dec 1949 page and was never used. We have the original mailing tube!A few very minor wrinkles you will not find a better one! These Calendar shave sold as high as $900.00 at New York auctions.
This is a nice large 40 by 30 oil on canvas painting by Jaffrey Harris. I could not find to much info on this artist. He is listed in Davenport's and Mallet's. He worked in Bronxville N.Y. in the 30's.This is a nicely executed painting and is in great original condition with no tears holes or problems with the painting.It is housed in its original designer style frame. I can not find any signature on the frame.Size with the frame is 45 by 34
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