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All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1940 item #573855 (stock #232)
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This is a nice large 40 by 30 oil on canvas painting by Jaffrey Harris. I could not find to much info on this artist. He is listed in Davenport's and Mallet's. He worked in Bronxville N.Y. in the 30's.This is a nicely executed painting and is in great original condition with no tears holes or problems with the painting.It is housed in its original designer style frame. I can not find any signature on the frame.Size with the frame is 45 by 34
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #1005562 (stock #331)
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$165.00
This is a wonderful original hand colored lithograph by Currier and Ives from the 1870's.The paper size is 13 1/2 by 17 3/4 and the print is in very nice condition with some very minor spots of foxing in the margins. This was stored in a trunk since the 1870's so colors are very fresh. One of a group of these we have up. We have over 200 Currier's in stock!
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1178736 (stock #375)
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This is a fine quality Grand Tour bronze of Narcissus done after the antique found in Pompeii in 1862.This one is signed G.Nisini Roma.They were one of the best foundries in Rome.He has a great antique green brown type patina to look as if he had just come out of the ground.This was a popular casting before and around the turn of the century...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Original Posters : Pre 1930 item #917716 (stock #309)
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$895.00
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...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #1170479 (stock #373)
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$1,195.00
This is a large 26 1/2 by 18 + margins original lithograph of the One Hundredth Anniversary of the founding of the United States done for the Centennial exhibit in Philadelphia. This is a original 2 tone litho done by George Stinson in Portland Maine. This print was never colored originally! In very good to excellent condition for its age 137 years old.There is a little corner bend at the bottom left corner otherwise no missing paper or tears and no stains.This is quite a rare print...
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 : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #271701 (stock #66)
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$425.00
This is a very scarce lithograph of the origin of the great Chicago fire Oct. 8 1871. It is from a original painting by L.V.H.Crosby and was published by H.M.Kinsley in 1871. The image is 5 3/4 by 9 with wide margins and title. It is in very good condition with minor foxing. I have never seen another copy of this in my 30 years of selling prints.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Religious : Pre 1910 item #397642 (stock #82)
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$25.00
This is a large 16 by 20 chromolithograph print from around 1910. It is in perfect condition as it was never framed.I guarantee this to be a old print. Also see my Rock of Ages print.My photo shows some glare print is bright and evenly colored.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Travel : Posters : Pre 1960 item #193643 (stock #28)
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$285.00
This is a great image of a couple dancing around a hat in a poster for Pan AM Airlines and its Mexican partner.It is 27 1/2 by 42 and is in A condition. it has slight wrinkling and is signed by the artist Wright. It is from the 50's.It was printed in Mexico.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #484227 (stock #232)
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$295.00
This is a mint condition litho by William Gropper 1887-1977 titled Paul Bunyon. It is pencil signed and dated 1939.It has never been framed. A well known artist with a large body of prints. Image is 13 1/2 by 9 on a sheet 16 by 11 1/2.Print is not as yellow as the photo.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Autographs : Pre 1900 item #672434 (stock #259)
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$195.00
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 : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1940 item #484219 (stock #231)
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This is a lovely original etching titled Pekin Camels by Thomas Handforth. It comes with its original certificate of authenticity from the Associated American Artists stating it is a edition of 250.This is in mint condition and has never been framed.Image is 8 by 8 on sheet 11 1/2 by 9
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1930 item #1215281 (stock #391)
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$9,995.00
This is a large original oil on canvas of the ship P.R.Hazeltine E.H.Herriman Master built in Belfast Maine 1876 signed Percy Sanborn. Sanborn 1849-1929 is well known for his detailed ship painting and lived most of his life in Belfast Maine. This large 24 by 26 canvas and 30 by 41 frame is in excellent condition and is fresh out of a local estate where it hung for over 60 years.There is no damage or distress to this painting at all. This was given to a General A.B...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Travel : Posters : Pre 1970 item #195018 (stock #43)
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$135.00
This is an interesting travel poster for Peshawar Pakistan showing armed men wearing fancy outfits.It is 22 1/2 by 35 and is in A cond.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1241087 (stock #393)
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This is a original bronze casting of Francois Rude's well known bronze figure Le Petit Pecheur Napolitian.This was cast by the Barbedienne foundry in France and could be as early as the 1850's. Rude was the first living artist that the foundry worked with starting in 1843.Barbedienne cast this figure in 3 sizes...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1900 item #735002 (stock #278)
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This is a large wall map dated 1843 by Phelp's and Ensign a New York map maker before the Civil War.It is 26 by 38 and would have originally been a roll up wall map.It is currently framed in a simple wide black moulding under plexiglass as we found it. The map is in quite good condition other than some water staining to the top left corner and across the bottom of the map...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1900 item #648369 (stock #256)
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$595.00
This is a scarce large 31 by 23 inch map of what was called the great west in 1848 printed by Ensign and Thayer in New York and it is from around 1848.Condition is quite good for a map printed on a thin paper stock.There is a piece of paper missing in the border of Michigan and there is some wrinkling from being rolled up at one time. There is a small water stain below the border on the bottom right that would not show if this was matted. A rare map that I guarantee to be of the period.
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...