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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Original Posters : Pre 1940 item #1233110 (stock #392)
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$695
This is a nice original poster for the Irish railways circa 1940. It is 25 by 40 inches and we will rate it as A- condition with some slight wrinkles but no tears or chipping.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Photographs : Pre 1940 item #1004674 (stock #329)
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$1,995
This is a beautiful original photograph by Albert Steiner 1877-1965 who was one of the best Swiss photographers from the 20th century.It is titled Kapelle Bei Locarno and is pencil signed by Steiner. The photo is 9 by 11 1/2 and is on it original mount 15 1/2 by 19 inches. It is in excellent condition.Steiners photo's have been rising in value and there was a big show off his works recently.He is well listed in the art price index's.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Pre 1930 item #701902 (stock #267)
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SOLD
This is a beautiful small calendar top for Edison Mazda from 1928. It was done by Maxfield Parrish.The colors are very bright and fresh having spent most of its life in a drawer.There is some crease damage on the bottom left corner.This lists in the Parrish book up to $700.00
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Travel : Posters : Pre 1930 item #193641 (stock #27)
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$395
This is a great poster image in ex. cond. It is 23 1/2 by 38 and I will rate it A cond.It is signed L.Polo and is printed by the famous italian publisher Ricordi of milano. It is not linen backed.There is some shadow on my photo.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Advertising : Pre 1930 item #724314 (stock #269)
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$95
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 : Fine Art : Paintings : Tempera : Pre 1930 item #697284 (stock #262)
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$465
This is a original watercolor or gouache by an Italian named Gianni.This was a large family that painted a lot of watercolors of Italian scenes.This one seems to be from the teens or 20's from the style of the original frame it is in.The size is 12 by 19 1/2 + frame.This is in bright original condition with no problems.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Decorations : Graphic Art : Prints : Pre 1930 item #389899 (stock #73)
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$82.50
This is a nice print by R.A.Fox showing 2 deer in a glade with mountains in the back round. Print is 10 by 12 + margins and is in ex. cond. Probably was a Cal. top.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Entertainment : Posters : Pre 1930 item #372380 (stock #217)
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$75
This is a original poster advertising the first talking movies in 1929.It was published by the Herald poster Co Collinsville Il.It is 28 by 42 and is in very good cond. with some minor chipping on the bottom red border.This poster was used by a man in Wi. who traveled around to small towns in Wi. and set up a tent to show movies. I bought a group of posters and his record books at an estate auction. A scarce poster!
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1930 item #797911 (stock #294)
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Stolen
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
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1930 item #297534 (stock #166)
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$145
This is a original print from the Maxfield Parrish book Knave of Hearts. It is 12 by 9 3/4. It is double matted and is in great cond.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Travel : Posters : Pre 1930 item #920900 (stock #311)
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$795
This is a rare early 1929 poster for the AMERICAN REBILD PARK in Denmark.There is still a big celebration every year on the 4th of July at this park and there are several groups of friends of the park in the United States.The colors on this are fantastic very vivid and bright. It has not seen the light of day for a long time. Condition would be A- with a few tiny tears on the black edges one about 1 1/2 inches in the center bottom white area and a pinhole on the 4 corners...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1930 item #1191442 (stock #381)
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SOLD
This is a etching by the very well listed French artist Adolphe Marie Beaufrere 1876-1969.It is titled on the back La Messe en Plein Air a' Ste Anne la Palud.It is pencil signed and number 15 of 50 prints.The Breton images are from his earlier period. Image is about 8 by 10.5 inches.Currently in a simple 14 by 17 black frame as found by us. We have around 10 more etchings by this artist all framed from a estate. Most were sold and framed by a Albert Roullier Galleries in Chicago.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1930 item #1211677 (stock #388)
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$850
This is a Drypoint Etching by the well known American artist Peggy Bacon.1895-1987. It is titled and signed in pencil Hatty. Bacon is known for her humorous and ironic images and was a prolific artist.This image measures 5 1/2 by 8 1/2 image area+margins and is framed in a simple gold and black frame. The image is in very nice condition with no foxing toning or mat burn.Bacon studied under John Sloan And George Bellows among others. There is some glare in my pics from the glass.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1930 item #1187190 (stock #380)
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$2,195
This is a original oil painting illustration by William Merritt Berger for a book titled Giles of the Star by Rebecca Rice. It was published by Lothrop Lee and Shepard in Boston in the 20's.It seems to have been a tale of a boy or children that daydreamed up adventures.This painting shows 2 knights in a fight. Size is 21 by 12 1/2+ the original frame.Berger illustrated a number of books. He was born in 1872 and was from New York.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1930 item #992448 (stock #325)
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$985
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 : Nostalgia : Travel : Posters : Pre 1930 item #920948 (stock #312)
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$495
This is a nice early 1929 travel poster for LEON in Spain. It was done by Hipolito Hidalgo De Caviedes.It was printed by Rivadeneyra in Madrid. I will rate it a B+ condition with pin holes in the corners and some wrinkling on the bottom right edge. Size is 39 by 25.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Original Posters : Pre 1930 item #992385 (stock #321)
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SOLD
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 : Popular Collectibles : Original Posters : Pre 1930 item #917716 (stock #309)
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$895
This is a absolutely stunning Norwegian travel poster.It would date around 1929 as we found it with several other posters dated 1929.The colors are very bright and rich more so than my photo.The art work is by Arent Christensen for the Norwegian State Railways. It was printed in Oslo.I will call it A- condition. There is a small pin hole in each corner and a small tear in the top center in the blue sky...