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All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1290098 (stock #411)
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USD $1,795.00
This is a nice original French Bronze by the well listed Artist Rene Charles Masse 1855-1913.It is titled Le Passage Du Ruisseau and features 2 children out walking.It is 21 inches tall with a deep chocolate patina that is in excellent condition. The separate base ring with the title is a more golden bronze color.A lovely example of a late 1800's French Bronze.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1291691 (stock #414)
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USD $1,295.00
This is a striking large 16 inch tall bronze statue of a German Shepherd by the very well listed French sculpture artist Prosper Lecourtier 1851-1924. He was a student of Fremeit and won many medals at the salons.Dogs where his specialty.This original two toned figure is 15 inches tall and 18 inches wide. It sits on a original stone base and We will date it around 1890 to 1900.This sculpture is in excellent condition with no flaws or damage.We could find no other copies of this in any sales reco...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1326383 (stock #422)
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SOLD
This is a lovely old bronze of the Crouching Venus done by F. Barbedienne Paris.It has the Reduction Mecantique A. Collas seal.She has a lovely deep chocolate finish that is in very nice condition other than a little discoloration to the one side of the base as shown.She stands 14 inches tall and 7 1/2 inches deep.The underside shows she was cast in several parts and she has the old French Black ink inscriptions a sign of a old casting.If you like classical bronzes this is a beauty!
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1837 VR item #266987 (stock #60)
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USD $325.00
THIS IS A NICE 1815 COPY OF THE WORLD ACCORDING TO MERCATORS PROJECTION SHOWING THE LATEST DISCOVERIES OF CAPTAIN COOK. This has wonderful original hand coloring and is 16 by 20+ a double matt.There is some separation on the fold and two small spots. Really a lovely map.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1837 VR item #266993 (stock #63)
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USD $125.00
This is a nice early map of London in 1815.It shows nice hand coloring and is in very nice condition. It is 11 by 17+ it has a double matt.It is from a atlas or early book as it has a fold line in the middle. It is published by G. Jones 1815
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 : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1837 VR item #274044 (stock #70)
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USD $595.00
This is a original large folio aquatint with hand coloring of a Glossy Ibis bird by Prideaux John Selby. It is hand colored and is dated 1826 in the watermark in the paper.This print is in wonderful fresh condition as it has never been framed before.The paper size is aprox. 24 by 18. Selby was the 1st to do birds life size.He put out a book called Selby's British Ornithology over the course of 10 years. His 1st edition prints are quite scarce. I found 1 other copy of this print online for $3000....
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1837 VR item #286999 (stock #103)
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USD $235.00
This is a nice early hand colored map of South America from Carey's 1814 atlas of the world.It is done in outline color and was originally folded. This is in great cond.with only a couple of small spots and a few nos. written in the ocean on the upper right top side. It is 22 by 17 and is matted ready for framing. Nicer than the photo shows.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1837 VR item #289552 (stock #113)
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USD $485.00
This is plate one from Alexander Wilsons American ornithology the Ist. great American bird book published from 1808 to 1814. It shows 3 well known American birds the Blue Jay,Goldfinch and the Baltimore Oriole. It was engraved by Lawson and is 13 1/2 by 9 +lg margins. For a print that is almost two hundred years old it is in excellent condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1837 VR item #382670 (stock #59)
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USD $595.00
This is a original first edition aquatint print from 1828 from P.J. Selbys bird book.These birds are done life size and were the best bird prints till Audubon created his work. Near mint with just a few minor paper wrinkles. Sheet size is 20 by 24
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1837 VR item #697333 (stock #264)
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USD $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. condition.It was published b...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #697337 (stock #265)
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USD $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 : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1837 VR item #886497 (stock #304)
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USD $685.00
This is a rare large format mezzotint engraving of Major General Winfield Scott. It would have been published in the 1820"s or earlier. Thomas Gimbrede the artist was an engraver at West Point during this time period.The publisher was William S Reddin of New York and the printer was J&G Neale.This is a large 13 1/2 by 10 3/4 image size with wide plate margins and is about 16 by 20 overall. This engraving is in wonderfull condition and appears to have never been framed. It says proof in the title...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1800 item #287001 (stock #104)
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USD $245.00
This is a large 27 3/4 by 21 1/4 hand colored map of the roman empire dated 1794. It was done by L.Philippi and was printed by Laurie and Whittle in London.It is in superb condition but was originally folded
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1800 item #1210648 (stock #387)
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USD $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. of churchs and did several classical figures for early Grand Tour travelers including Hercules,The Gladiator and this one of Agrippina.Statues of her are quite scarce I could only find reference to a couple on the internet one unsigned and the other by the Zoffo...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1147151 (stock #366)
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USD $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. Plate 2 has some water marks in the bottom center that hardly show on the fro...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1253668 (stock #397)
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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 : 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