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All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #297332 (stock #161)
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$350.00
This is a large 22 by 28 chromolithograph of the Battle Of Atlanta by Kurz + Allison from Chicago Il.It is in very good cond. with a couple of minor tears into the margins and showing some signs of having been rolled at one time. One of the series of Civil war pictures from this Co.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1900 item #277511 (stock #75)
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$485.00
This is a large wall map of the New England States printed in 1847 by Ensigns & Thayer new york. It is 30 inches tall by 26 wide. It is in very good condition with no staining and only minor wrinkling. A scarce early American map.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1960 item #561873 (stock #230)
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SOLD
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
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1910 item #1270733 (stock #403)
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$425.00
This is a original 1907 bronze plaque of Leo (Lyov)Tolstoi the famous Russian author by John Flanagan.It is about 7 by 5 inches and is in a oak frame that was done in 1952.The bronze plaque is in excellent condition.Flanagan worked for a time in the studio of August St.Gaudens.He did several large outdoor figures and designed the United States quarter in the 20's along with other plaques. He lived from 1865 to 1952.A great piece to put up in your library.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Travel : Posters : Pre 1930 item #920948 (stock #312)
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$495.00
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 : 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...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Decorations : Graphic Art : Posters : Pre 1920 item #287007 (stock #100)
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$245.00
This is a great French poster of 15 breeds of bulls from around the turn of the century. This is a well known image that has been published in several books.E. Kapp printer Deyrolle editors. There is some wrinkling to the lower right side and a small corner missing that would mat out. Cond. b+ A really fun image. Size is 31 1/2 by 22 3/4 inches
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #297330 (stock #160)
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$225.00
This is a great double page wood engraving image from a scarce 1865 issue of Frank Leslies newspaper.It shows 27 different fire engines used in New York and names them all.It is in great cond. with a few minor spots and wrinkles. Leslies weekly paper is much rarer than Harper's Weekly. There is only one complete set in institutions in the US. This is the best image of this type you will ever find.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1105173 (stock #351)
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This is a wonderful large 26inches tall bronze by the well listed French sculptor Ernest Rancoulet. It is titled Repousser De La Renaissance and it is a figure of a Renaissance armourer at work.This is pictured in Berman's books on bronze sculpture.He also made a small version of this man as a silversmith.Little seems to be known about Rancoulet other than he was from Bordeaux...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Iron : Pre 1900 item #1165069 (stock #369)
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This is a interesting cast iron sculpture by the well known Animalier sculpture Christophe Fratin 1801-1864. He was one of the first French artists to do sculptures of animal subjects.He was banned from the Paris Salon from 1843 to 1850 because his animal sculpture was considered to radical.This piece titled Lion en Trainant un Sanglier (Lion Dragging a Boar) was created in 1849...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #382667 (stock #58)
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$795.00
This is a rare large woodblock engraving from a 1851 issue of the Illustrated London News.It is 28 by 37 1/2. It was folded as usual to put in the paper. It is in very good cond. with no tears or fold separations.There are a few light brown spots on the lower part of the print. I dont think you will find a copy in better cond. Views of the city, Hyde park and Kensington Gardens
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 #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 : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1970 item #341513 (stock #203)
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$100.00
Another great marine recruiting poster from 1967 in a large 28x40 format. From Gateway press inc. Slight soiling on top few minor wrinkles. A- cond.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1970 item #341504 (stock #202)
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$95.00
This is a nice large 28x40 recruiting poster from 1966. The printer is Dunlap and the artist initials are P.E.H. It is in A cond.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1930 item #297534 (stock #166)
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$145.00
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 : Advertising : Pre 1930 item #724314 (stock #269)
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$95.00
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 : 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...