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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Autographs : Pre 1900 item #672434 (stock #259)
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$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 : Print : Pre 1900 item #685195 (stock #260)
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$385.00
This is a scarce large format 26 by 20 chromolithograph done in 1885 by the L. Prang co. Boston. It is titled Grant from West Point to Appomattox.There are 2 creases about 6 inches long, one going across Grants forehead and one in the bottom center picture.Other than that this print is in fine shape with no stains or soiling. I do not think it was ever framed. A striking and scarce large print of U.S. Grant by the best print maker of the time.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Pre 1900 item #685197 (stock #261)
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$295.00
This is a large 26 by 18 engraving of presidential candidate William Mckinley dated 1896. It says engraved by William Marshall and published by Oscar Marshall N.Y.on the press of J.J.little Astor place N.Y.This scarce poster type print is in near mint condition with just a little toning at the bottom. I found this behind another print so it has not seen the light of day since the turn of the century. Marshall did the famous engravings of Lincoln and Grant...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Tempera : Pre 1930 item #697284 (stock #262)
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$465.00
This is a original watercolor or gouache by an Italian named Gianni.This was a large family that painted a lot of watercolors and gouache's of Italian scenes.This one seems to be from the teens or 20's from the style of the original frame it is in.Bought on family's Grand Tours. The size is 12 by 19 1/2 + frame.This is in bright original condition with no problems.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1940 item #697294 (stock #263)
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$425.00
This is a nice original watercolor of Venice by listed artist A. Trevisan who is noted for his pictures of Venice. This large 19 by 11 watercolor is in great condition with no spots or damage.This sunset view has great detail.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1837 VR item #697333 (stock #264)
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$1,950.00
This is a very rare large format aquatint print of the famous race horse GRAY EAGLE. It was published for the New York Spirit of the Times newspaper which only published from 1835 to 1837.His linage can be traced back to the 1760's and Traveler Robert Lee's horse was a decendent.I could find no other copy of this print for sale and only one other print by Currier of this horse for sale any where! This large print measures 13 by 16 in the plate + margins and is in ex...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #697337 (stock #265)
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$325.00
This is a nice large 11 by 16 inside the plate mark engraving of Tom, Thomas Shelton a English boxer from around 1820.This original hand colored print is dated 1819 and was published by S.W.Fores Piccadilly. It is in ex. cond
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #709262 (stock #269)
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SOLD
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 : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Advertising : Pre 1930 item #724314 (stock #269)
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$85.00
This is a very nice clean copy of Parrish's Jello ad from the Modern Priscilla magazine in January 1924. It is 10 by 14.No folds or bends
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #724569 (stock #270)
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$9,795.00
This is a 3 volume 8 vo.set of John Lindley's books called Pomologia Britannica.It was published in London in 1841 by Henry Bohn It was one of the best color plate fruit books ever put out.The hand coloring is of the finest quality and all 152 plates are in perfect condition with no foxing or staining. The set is in its original bindings with raised leather spines...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #724577 (stock #271)
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$450.00
This is a nice water color by Hendricks A. Hallett 1847-1921 a well listed American artist.It is 13 by 18 1/2 and is in Ex. cond.We have it matted in a pale gold matt that is 18 by 24.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #729696 (stock #274)
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$645.00
This is a nice Pre 1860 French bronze of a young man harvesting wheat. He most likely was a clock statue.He is in nice original condition and was cast in two sections. There is a small hole at the base of the wheat bundle which may have held another part on the statue but it does not seem like it would have needed anything else in the composition.This is 9 1/2 tall by 10 inches wide.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #731658 (stock #275)
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$125.00
This is a original woodblock engraving from the Illustrated London News January 18 1862. It is a large 2 page engraving and is in very nice condition with no stains or center holes in the picture. It is titled The Great International Suspension Bridge over the Niagara River connecting the New York Central and the Great Western of Canada Railways.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #731670 (stock #279)
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$745.00
This is a wonderful large 16 by 14 inch chromo ad. for Dixons Carburet of Iron Stove Polish. It was published in 1858 by Sarony Major & Knapp a famous large New York city Lithography firm. I believe this was a proof print as it came out of a large scrap book we bought years ago that was all prints from this firm. It seemed to be a job book with things they had been doing...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #734646 (stock #277)
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$295.00
This is a great original Currier & Ives litho by Thomas Worth from the Darktown series titled Spoiling A Sensation The Bicycle Boy On A Bull. It is dated 1881 and the size is 13 by 17 with large probably full size margins. The condition is Excellent with just a couple of minor spots.This is in the original victorian walnut frame and glass. It has new acid free backing. A great image in great condition
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1900 item #754678 (stock #284)
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$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 : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1980 item #756011 (stock #285)
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$395.00
This is a original 1978 offset litho limited edition print no.451/600 by Richard Stone Lewis titled Forego The Great American Champion. This has never been framed and is in Excellent condition.Size of paper is 22 by 26.This artist did a large number of paintings of race horses. He passed away in 2005.Hard to find a 30 year old print that has never been framed.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Venetian : Pre 1960 item #765916 (stock #289)
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$285.00
This is a very nice Venetian glass figure of a dancing lady. I believe her to be from the 1950's as the quality is quite nice. She stands about 11 inches tall. Her skirt is cased glass with applied threading.The base has gold flecking as does her hair and sleeve ends.She is in fine condition with no damage.