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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1837 VR item #286999 (stock #103)
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$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 : Etchings : Pre 1837 VR item #289316 (stock #112)
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$3,995.00
This is one of the greatest fruit prints of all time and is in excellent cond. George Brookshaw produced the finest book on fruits and flowers ever produced Pomona Britannica. Everything was done in aquatint printed in colors and hand finished with a dark backround.Most plates show several items so the single fruit plates are very limited. The paper is watermarked 1804 and the plate is dated 1807 which makes this a plate from the early edition in parts before the book edition came out in 1812...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1837 VR item #274046 (stock #71)
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SOLD
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!
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1837 VR item #274044 (stock #70)
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$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...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1837 VR item #266993 (stock #63)
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$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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$265.00
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 #289552 (stock #113)
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$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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$625.00
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 : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #697337 (stock #265)
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$365.00
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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$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...
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 : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1800 item #1210648 (stock #387)
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$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...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1800 item #286997 (stock #102)
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$295.00
This is a wonderful large map of the far east done in 1786 bu F.A.Schraembl.It is a large 22 by 29 on laid paper.It has lightly colored outlines and was originally folded from being in an atlas.This is in really nice condition and much nicer than the photo shows.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1800 item #287001 (stock #104)
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$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 : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1253671 (stock #398)
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$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 #1253668 (stock #397)
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$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 #1253672 (stock #399)
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$265.00
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.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1147151 (stock #366)
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$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...